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Mom Sentenced to LIFE for Daughter’s Murder

Posted by Sandra On April - 12 - 2016 ADD COMMENTS

Serial Rapist Gets 100 Years

Posted by Sandra On April - 10 - 2016 ADD COMMENTS

Serial child rapist sentenced to 100 years in prison

5706dfdbf01e7.imageFlathead District Court Judge Robert Allison on Thursday granted a serial child rapist’s request to be sent to prison for the rest of his life. Jason Dean Franks, 46, of Kalispell was sentenced to 100 years in prison for raping an 11-year-old girl in March 2007 at her father’s home. Franks can only be paroled if he agrees to complete two sex offender treatment programs that require him to admit guilt and agrees to take drugs that reduce his sex drive. READ MORE HERE

Aunt Charged: First-Degree Murder

Posted by Sandra On April - 6 - 2016 ADD COMMENTS

32DFDBCD00000578-0-image-m-98_1459891363980A Denver woman has been arrested after she allegedly beat her three-year-old niece to death and then hid her under a bed after locking the toddler in a closet for two weeks. Shanna Gossett, 29, has been charged with first-degree murder, child abuse resulting in death, second-degree kidnapping and false imprisonment. Bethannie Johnson was found unresponsive in the middle of a living room floor at a home in Grand Junction on March 17. She had been severely bruised on her head and stomach, and bruises were also found on her legs. READ MORE HERE


Mother Suffocated Newborn Baby

Posted by Sandra On April - 3 - 2016 ADD COMMENTS

capture-20160403-211755A Long Island New York woman has been arrested on a murder charge after police say she suffocated her newborn baby girl and then stuffed the child’s body in a plastic bag. Nassau County police say 20-year-old Sharon Seudat was arrested Friday and is being charged with second degree murder. READ MORE HERE

Mother, BF Charged With Murder

Posted by Sandra On March - 31 - 2016 ADD COMMENTS

Mother and Boyfriend Charged with Murder

brittney ballard mugshot_1459436358707_1302679_ver1.0A Louisville mother and her boyfriend are both behind bars in connection to a 5-month-old’s death earlier in March in Louisville. Police arrested Brittney Ballard, 20, Wednesday evening and is charged with child abuse, accused of being the custodial parent to Noah Ballard-Jones when he suffered blunt force trauma. Police said the baby went into cardiac arrest on Monday, March 14, and was rushed to Kosair Children’s Hospital, where doctors found Jones had suffered a number of injuries over time, from fractured ribs, to fractures in his right arm and leg, as well as a fractured skull. The injuries to his head ultimately led to his death two days later, on March 16. READ MORE HERE

Man Faces 2,740 Counts of Child Rape

Posted by Sandra On March - 26 - 2016 ADD COMMENTS

56f004859e0c9.imageCURWENSVILLE — A Curwensville man is facing 2,740 counts of child sex abuse after being accused by a female juvenile of raping and molesting her repeatedly in incidents that date back to 2011. Curwensville Borough Police Chief David Johnston filed the following charges against Steve Daniel Kephart, 33:

  • 308 counts each of rape-forcible compulsion and rape-threat of forcible compulsion
  • 283 counts of involuntary deviate sexual intercourse, all of which are first-degree felonies, 283 counts of second-degree felony aggravated indecent assault-without consent
  • 283 counts of second-degree felony aggravated indecent assault-victim younger than 16 years old
  • 567 counts of second-degree statutory sexual assault
  • 6 counts of second-degree felony photograph/film/depict on computer sex act-child, three counts of third-degree felony child pornography
  • 307 counts of corruption of minors defendant age 18 or older
  • 51 counts of first-degree felony rape of a child
  • 24 counts of first-degree IDSI-forcible compulsion
  • 24 counts of IDSI-threat forcible compulsion
  • 283 counts of second-degree misdemeanor indecent assault-person younger than 16 years old


MMA Fighter Caught Beating Juvenile On Video

Posted by Sandra On March - 23 - 2016 ADD COMMENTS

MMA fighter beats defenseless juvenile

tony-cojocaru-twitter-picWARNING GRAPHIC CONTENT: Police are investigating a disturbing alleged attack after a video appearing to show an MMA fighter mercilessly beating a juvenile was shared thousands of times on social media. The video appears to show a man, identified by social media users as an American fighter named Tony Cojocaru, callously punch and slap a younger man in the face, head and abdomen dozens of times until he is left cowering in a fetal position on the ground. READ MORE HERE





161 Felony Child Rape Charges

Posted by Sandra On March - 20 - 2016 ADD COMMENTS


UPDATE: Mr. Hensley has had his pre-trial. His next court date is scheduled 1/13/2020

A Vale man who was arrested in December by Lincolnton Police on charges that he raped a child received a total of 162 additional charges on Tuesday, according to a press release. Danny Lee Hensley, 40, of 7873 Matthew Miller Road, was charged by police with 80 felony counts of kidnapping, 80 felony counts of taking indecent liberties with a child, felony attempted first degree rape and misdemeanor communicating threats. Hensley received a $1,000,000 bond on the new charges and is being held in the Harven Crouse Detention Center under a total $1,200,000 bond. READ MORE HERE


Additional 161 Felony Charges On Hensley

Lincoln County man gets 161 felony charges added

161 felony charges added to NC man

Man charged with 161 felonies for child rape

Vale Man Facing 161 Felonies In Child Molestation Case




Mom Strangled Newborn

Posted by Sandra On March - 18 - 2016 ADD COMMENTS

UPDATE: The prosecutor’s office says the baby was just a few minutes old at the time of her death.

19967367-smallWOODBURY — A Gloucester County woman is charged with murder in connection with the death of her newborn baby, the county prosecutor’s office announced Thursday. Police say Jade Fanz, 19, of Franklin Township, strangled the baby girl and disposed of her body. The child’s corpse was found on the property of her family’s Proposed Avenue home on Feb. 27. In addition to murder, Fanz is charged with unlawfully disturbing, moving or concealing human remains and abuse or neglect of a child. READ MORE HERE

Mother, Toddler Murdered

Posted by Sandra On March - 14 - 2016 ADD COMMENTS

Mother and 21-mo daughter victims of double homicide, killer at large

promo282003564GALAX, Virginia — A 28-year-old mother and her 21-month-old daughter are dead in what police are calling a double homicide. On Thursday, Alyssa Ann Kenny and her daughter Anastasia Leighann Alley were found dead inside their home on Laurel Street in Galax, Va. The two are lovingly referred to as Ally and Ana by family and friends. READ MORE HERE

Virginia mother, child found murdered in home

Vigil planned for Galax mother, baby daughter murdered in double homicide


Mackenzie Maison’s Killers Sentenced

Posted by Sandra On March - 11 - 2016 ADD COMMENTS













PORT HURON, Michigan – The “monstrous acts” that led to the murder of Mackenzie Maison defied “explanation or understanding,” a St. Clair County circuit judge said Thursday. Judge Daniel Kelly said Mackenzie is the third child-victim whose case he’s presided over in recent years where the death was orchestrated by the child’s parents and step-parents. “What puzzles me is how, in a community so dedicated to combating child abuse and neglect, these conditions go undetected until it is too late,” Kelly said. A father and his wife were found guilty of murdering of his five-year-old daughter Friday in a Michigan courtroom. The couple, Andrew, 25, and Hilery Maison, 27, of Port Huron were convicted of felony murder in the death of Mackenzie Maison. In addition, they were also found guilty of first-degree child abuse and torture of Mackenzie and her three-year-old sister Makayla. READ MORE HERE

Couple gets life for ‘monstrous acts’ in death of Mackenzie Maison

Port Huron parents will spend rest of lives in prison for 5-yo daughter’s murder

Couple guilty in death of 5-year-old Mackenzie Maison

Dad, GF Charged With Murder

Posted by Sandra On March - 7 - 2016 ADD COMMENTS

Father, girlfriend charged in child’s death

Mathew Miku_1457200782275_810822_ver1.0CANTON, OHIO – Officials have charged the child’s father and his live-in girlfriend in connection with the 3 year old’s death. According to Canton police, Mathew N. Miku, 22, faces charges of murder and child endangering. His bond was set at $1 million. Mathew’s live-in girlfriend, Jessica L. Bender, 21, was charged with child endangering.  3-year-old Hailey Miku was found unconscious Friday morning at a home in the 1000 block of Dewalt Avenue NW. When paramedics arrived, they determined the 3-year-old girl was dead. Police are investigating the death as a homicide. READ MORE HERE

Nanny Beheaded 4-YO Child

Posted by Sandra On March - 1 - 2016 ADD COMMENTS

download (1)The ‘killer nanny’ who beheaded a four-year-old girl in Moscow kept her schizophrenia a secret and was ‘kicked on to the streets’ after a divorce, a police source has revealed. Gyulchekhra Bobokulova had been registered at a psychiatric clinic in her homeland Uzbekistan – and her condition had been deteriorating in recent months, the source said. In scenes that shocked the world yesterday, the hijab-wearing nanny, 38, was seen walking the streets of Moscow brandishing the head of Nastya Meshcheryakova for an hour before she was detained by police. READ MORE HERE


Nanny suspected of brutal child murder questioned in Moscow

Woman held for Moscow child ‘beheading’

TV host ‘Mr. Wonder’ Indicted for Child Rape

Posted by Sandra On February - 27 - 2016 ADD COMMENTS

Mr Wonder Abuse apA former children’s television show host who vanished decades ago amid allegations he sexually abused children on a camping trip in Louisiana was indicted Thursday on rape charges. Rapides Parish Assistant District Attorney Brian Mosley says a grand jury indicted 76-year-old Frank John Selas III on two counts of aggravated rape, three counts of sexual battery and eight counts of indecent behavior with a juvenile. Mosley said the charges relate to one alleged victim, who testified before the central Louisiana grand jury. READ MORE HERE

Stepfather Killed 2-YO Boy

Posted by Sandra On February - 22 - 2016 ADD COMMENTS

3173724000000578-3458509-image-a-68_1456155496202OKLAHOMA – The stepfather of a toddler who died from head trauma on Tuesday has been arrested on complaints of child abuse and child neglect. Branden Taylor, 30, of Tulsa, Oklahoma told police he kicked his wife’s 2-year-old son Michael Rigney in the face the day before he died and that the boy was ‘out cold,’ but he did not seek medical treatment. The boy was discovered with multiple bruises on his body, including the left side of his face, when police arrived to the home after his mother Tina called to report the boy was unresponsive. Branden is not facing any additional charges at this time because authorities have yet to determine if the child’s death was a homicide. READ MORE HERE


Missing 3-YO Found Dead

Posted by Sandra On February - 11 - 2016 ADD COMMENTS

James VanCallis Found GUILTY

Posted by Sandra On February - 8 - 2016 ADD COMMENTS

James VanCallis found guilty in April Millsap’s Murder

images (2)Macomb County, MI – After deliberating for six hours, a jury has found James VanCallis guilty of first-degree murder in the death of Armada teen April Millsap. He was found guilty on all four charges, including first-degree murder; felony murder; kidnapping; and assault with intent to commit sexual penetration. His sentencing date is scheduled for March 30, 2016. Prosecutors argued that VanCallis hit the girl with his motorcycle helmet then stomped on her neck along the Macomb Orchard Trail back in July of 2014. READ MORE HERE

VanCallis guilty in murder of April Millsap of Armada

Jury finds James VanCallis guilty in murder of April Millsap

Man Sentenced to 220-Years

Posted by Sandra On February - 6 - 2016 ADD COMMENTS

Man Gets 220 Years to Life for Sexually Assaulting 3 Young Family Members

downloadA 37-year-old Palmdale man was sentenced Friday to 220 years to life in state prison for sexually assaulting three children in his family over a period of 18 years, the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office announced. Richard Edward Ray was convicted on Dec. 9, 2015, of a total of 17 felony counts in connection with the abuse that spanned from 1996 to 2014, the DA’s office stated in a news release. READ MORE HERE

13-YO Abducted, Murdered

Posted by Sandra On January - 31 - 2016 ADD COMMENTS

30A3E69000000578-3419946-Missing_Police_in_Blacksburg_Virginia_are_searching_for_13_year_-m-67_1453931114573A second Virginia Tech student has been arrested in relation to the murder of a 13-year-old girl who vanished from her home three days ago. Student David Eisenhauer, 18, was arrested and charged on Saturday night with the abduction and murder of Nicole Lovell. Police revealed today that another engineering student, Natalie Keepers, 19, has been arrested and charged with helping dispose of Nicole’s body.  Nicole had disappeared from her home in the Lantern Ridge area of Blacksburg, Virginia, on Tuesday night, vanishing without her liver medication and with just a blanket and a bottle of water. Her body was found near Route 89 just over the North Carolina border, about 60 miles from where she was last seen. Eisenhauer knew Nicole before she disappeared, police revealed, saying that he ‘used this relationship to his advantage’ before allegedly abducting her. READ MORE HERE

Missing 13-year-old Nicole Lovell found dead

Virginia Tech freshman David Eisenhauer charged

UPDATE: Second Virginia Tech student charged

Nicole Madison Lovell Photos


Woman Confesses to Drowning Son

Posted by Sandra On January - 28 - 2016 ADD COMMENTS

capture-20160128-203215A South Bay woman faces a murder charge after confessing that she drowned her adopted son in a bathtub in their house, police said. Tara McNeill Palajac allegedly killed the 12-year-old boy on Jan. 8 in a Conner Place residence. The 51-year-old Santa Clara woman, who has not yet entered a plea, initially reported that the child’s death was an accident, authorities said. READ MORE HERE




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