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Stabbing Rampage at CA College

Posted by Sandra On November - 4 - 2015 ADD COMMENTS

Five wounded in stabbing rampage at California college

BBmPLTEFive students were stabbed Wednesday at the University of California, Merced, and the suspect was fatally shot by police, the school said. “Update: 5 students stabbed; 2 sent out via medical helicopter; 3 treated on campus. All conscious.” the school tweeted. The school later tweeted that the suspect had been killed by officers at the scene. The campus was closed and classes were canceled for the day. The stabbing attack took place in front of a classroom, officials said. READ MORE HERE

Five wounded in stabbing rampage at California college

5 Students Stabbed, Suspect Killed on California College Campus

The Latest: 5 Stabbed, Suspect Killed at California College

Arrest Made In 26-YO Cold Case Jacob Wetterling Abduction

Posted by Sandra On October - 31 - 2015 ADD COMMENTS

 – Authorities have officially identified a person of interest in the 26-year-old disappearance of Jacob Wetterling in St. Joseph, Minn. Danny James Heinrich, 52, was arrested at his home in Annandale, Minn. Wednesday night for possession of child pornography during a search for evidence related to a separate kidnapping and sexual assault of a young boy in Cold Spring, Minn. in 1989, that occurred just months before Wetterling’s disappearance. READ MORE HERE

 

 

 

Danny James Heinrich – Suspect Arrested
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3-MO Baby Violently Killed

Posted by Sandra On October - 27 - 2015 ADD COMMENTS

Man arrested after allegedly slamming 3-mo baby on floor

James-Phillips-mug-10172015-jpgCINCINNATI —A Mount Healthy man was taken into custody Saturday night after allegedly critically injuring an infant. Hamilton County Sheriff Jim Neil said James Phillips, 35, was arrested and charged with felonious assault and child endangering. Police said the incident happened in the 8000 block of Hamilton Avenue in Mount Healthy. READ MORE HERE

James Phillips accused of killing baby daughter

$4M bond for father accused of slamming baby to floor

Murder Charge In ‘Baby Kate’ Case

Posted by Sandra On October - 25 - 2015 ADD COMMENTS

baby+kateLUDINGTON, Michigan — The state appeals court says a murder charge can stick against a northern Michigan man accused of killing his infant daughter, whose body hasn’t been found. In a 3-0 decision released Friday, the court affirmed a decision by a Mason County judge. Katherine Phillips, known as “Baby Kate,” disappeared in 2011 in the Ludington area, about 80 miles northwest of Grand Rapids. Her father, Sean Phillips, is charged with murder. READ MORE HERE

Teen Fatally Beaten at Church

Posted by Sandra On October - 19 - 2015 ADD COMMENTS

Teen, Lucas Leonard, beaten to death at church while confessing sins

PicMonkey CollageNEW YORK – A teenager was allegedly beaten to death by his parents and other church members during a counseling session in which he was supposed to confess his sins. The 19-year-old’s younger brother also suffered blunt force trauma injuries during the assault. He was hospitalized in serious condition. The brutal beatings occurred during a Sunday night service at Word of Life Christian Church in New Hartford, New York, during a counseling session on the spiritual state of the two brothers. READ MORE HERE

Missing Florida Baby’s Body Found Buried in Woods

Posted by Sandra On October - 17 - 2015 ADD COMMENTS

Mother of infant Chance Walsh charged with 1st degree murder

The mother of infant Chance Walsh was formally charged with first-degree murder Saturday. Kristen Bury, 32, of North Port made her first appearance before a Sarasota County judge Saturday morning and was denied bond. She also faces one count of child neglect in the death of Chance, whose body was found in a makeshift grave Thursday. The baby’s father, Joseph Walsh, also will be charged with murder after he is extradited from South Carolina, according to Bury’s probable cause affidavit. “Both Kristen Bury and Joseph Walsh were principals in the commission of 1st degree felony murder,” the affidavit says. READ MORE HERE

Kristen Bury directed them to Chance’s body

How Did Chance Walsh Die? Infant’s Mother Charged

Mom Drowns Kids, Calls 911

Posted by Sandra On October - 11 - 2015 ADD COMMENTS

asdf31qf1fGEORGIA – Authorities in Georgia said a mother admitted to drowning her two children Tuesday. Savannah-Chatham Metro Police said Jokeera Morgan, 26, called 911 shortly before 12:38 p.m. ET and said she drowned her two daughters, 18 months old and 8 months old, at her Savannah home. Officers gave the girls CPR, but the children were pronounced dead on arrival at an area hospital, police said. READ MORE HERE

UPDATE: Savannah-Chatham police charge mother

Three Children Killed By Mother

Posted by Sandra On October - 10 - 2015 ADD COMMENTS

2D49477A00000578-3267872-image-a-2_1444515872799BREVARD COUNTY, FLORIDA – The victims of a Florida woman who allegedly killed her own children are said to have told their mother how much they loved her before they died. Jessica McCarty, 33, told police officers that she didn’t deserve to live after the alleged deed, for which she faces the death penalty and three first-degree murder charges in Brevard County. Police say that Lacey McCarty, 7, was drowned in a bathtub, and that her brothers Phillip McCarty, 6, and Christopher Swist, five months, were strangled with cords around their necks. New court documents, including handwritten notes from the officers who arrested her after she tried to take her own life with a knife,  reveal what she said in the aftermath of the killings in March. READ MORE HERE

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Mass Shooting at Oregon College

Posted by Sandra On October - 1 - 2015 ADD COMMENTS

Gunman dead after college rampage

151001170727-16-oregon-shooting-exlarge-169 (1)Ten confirmed people were killed, possibly 13, and twenty injured when a gunman opened fire at Oregon’s Umpqua Community College on Thursday, forcing the nation to face yet another mass shooting. Seven other people were injured, and the shooter is dead, Douglas County Sheriff John Hanlin told reporters. Earlier estimates had put the number of people hurt much higher. Multiple officials identify the shooter as 26-year-old Chris Harper Mercer. Oregon college gunman who made victims stand up and state their religion before shooting them identified as Chris Harper-Mercer, 26, who killed at least ten and injured seven before being shot dead by cops. READ MORE HERE

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CHRIS HARPER MERCER – UCC Shooter/Murderer:
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Oregon shooting: Gunman dead after college rampage

Oregon Shooting at Umpqua College Kills 10, Sheriff Says

Oregon college shooting updates – Los Angeles Times

Ten killed in college shooting in Oregon – BBC News

Gunman opens fire at Oregon college in mass killing

Gunman killed at least 13 according to Oregon Attorney General Ellen Rosenblum and wounded 20 others 

U.S. Military, Afghan Child Sex Abuse

Posted by Sandra On September - 28 - 2015 ADD COMMENTS

GettyImages-71236634Americans are agog over the U.S. military’s decision to go along with the long-time custom of the Afghan police to sexually abuse young boys. I can certainly understand why Americans would be dismayed over such a decision, but I don’t see how they can be surprised about it. After all, ever since the national-security state was grafted onto America’s original governmental system at the end of World War II, the U.S. government has knowingly, deliberately, and intentionally partnered with evil, under the guise of fighting evil and protecting “national security.” READ MORE HERE

 

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U.S. soldier punished for intervening in child assault by Afghan

Report: US Soldiers Ordered to Ignore Child Sex Slavery

U.S. military members grapple with authority, morality in dealing with child sex abuse 

Media should have sounded alarm sooner on Afghan child sex abuse

US soldiers say they’re ordered to ignore Afghan soldiers who sexually abuse young boys

Afghanistan Vows to Stop ‘Inhuman’ Child Sex Abuse

US Must Leverage Aid to Stop Child Sexual Abuse Among Afghan Security Officials

 

Cop Faces 1st Degree Murder

Posted by Sandra On September - 25 - 2015 ADD COMMENTS

Officer Christopher Page, 27, has been charged with first-degree murder and aggravated child abuse

capture-20150925-213103A Tennessee police officer has been charged with first-degree murder in the death of his 2-month old son earlier this month. Christopher Page, 27, an officer with the Paris Police Department, was taken into custody Thursday by Tennessee Bureau of Investigation agents at the conclusion of a three-week investigation into the death of his child, Gunner Page. The probe was set into motion September 2 when police responded to the home of Christopher Page and his domestic partner, Hope Carson, in Puryear. READ MORE HERE

 

 

Man Kills Wife, 4 Kids, Self

Posted by Sandra On September - 22 - 2015 ADD COMMENTS

capture-20150922-205826PLATTE, S.D. — Authorities believe a man fatally shot his wife and four children, set their rural South Dakota house on fire, then turned the shotgun on himself, the state’s attorney general’s office said Tuesday. Preliminary autopsy results show all six members of the Westerhuis family died of shotgun wounds. The bodies of Scott and Nicole Westerhuis and their children Kailey, Jaeci, Connor and Michael were found in the burned ruins of their home in Platte on Thursday. READ MORE HERE

Baby Doe’s Mom Arrested, Boyfriend Charged With Murder

Posted by Sandra On September - 18 - 2015 ADD COMMENTS

A new image of "baby doe," a young girl found along the rocky shoreline of Boston Harbor on June 25, 2015, has been released by the Massachusetts State Police. The new image shows the toddler with pierced ears.

BOSTON — A mother has been arrested and her boyfriend is charged with murder in the death of a little girl whose body was found inside a trash bag on a Boston Harbor island this summer, a prosecutor said Friday, after a monthslong campaign to learn the child’s identity. Suffolk District Attorney Daniel Conley said he authorized a murder charge for Michael McCarthy, 35, and the girl’s mother, Rachelle Bond, 40, is under arrest for accessory to murder after the fact. “At just shy of three years old, Bella Bond was a true innocent,” Conley said at a news conference announcing the charges. “This child, whose very name means beauty, was murdered,” he said. READ MORE HERE

 

Mother claims boyfriend punched Bella, causing death

‘Baby Doe’: Girl Found Dead in Boston Identified

‘Baby Doe’ ID’d as ‘Bella,’ Suspect Charged With Her Murder

BABY DOE’S MOTHER AND HER BOYFRIEND:

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Stepfather Guilty In Child’s Death

Posted by Sandra On September - 13 - 2015 ADD COMMENTS

Jury_finds_stepfather_guilty_in_child_abuse_death_of_Omaree_Varela-syndImport-102156A Bernalillo County jury found Stephen Casaus guilty of child abuse with reckless disregard resulting in the death of his 9-year-old stepson Friday. The jury reconvened Friday morning to determine a verdict in the 2013 beating death of Omaree Varela. The reckless disregard count of child abuse means Casaus did not call for help or try to save Omaree’s life when the boy was allegedly kicked to death by his mother. Casaus was found not guilty of the most serious charge: intentional child abuse resulting in death. That charge alleged Casaus took part in Omaree’s fatal beating. READ MORE HERE

Pedophile Gang Jailed for 78-Years

Posted by Sandra On September - 11 - 2015 ADD COMMENTS

capture-20150912-113104A gang of pedophiles who raped babies, toddlers and pre-school children and streamed the abuse over the internet have been jailed for 78 years. The seven man ring, aged between 31 and 51, preyed on the families of the children they targeted, in one case grooming a mother and father before their baby was born. They traveled across the country to carry out vile attacks together in groups, or used internet streaming so they could be ‘encouraged and directed’ in real-time by other pedophiles. READ MORE HERE

 

Physician Arrested for Child Trafficking

Posted by Sandra On September - 7 - 2015 ADD COMMENTS

Gynecologist Accused of Switching Newborns at Birth

2C0E04CC00000578-3225317-image-a-5_1441650622970The mother of the baby boy allegedly swapped at birth at a private hospital in El Salvador screamed: ‘Doctor, where is my son?’ as she confronted her gynecologist.  Mercedes ‘Mercy’ Casanellas and her husband Richard Cushworth – who is British born but a longtime US resident who calls himself American – are currently fighting to find out what happened to their biological son after he was born by emergency Caesarean at a private hospital in the capital San Salvador. A DNA test has proven that Ms Casanellas and her husband are not the biological parents of four-month-old Jacob, the child she has been ‘loving, breastfeeding and caring for 24/7’ since he was handed to her in May this year. She spoke to Daily Mail Online after a courtroom confrontation last Friday with the doctor arrested on suspicion of being involved in swapping their baby – part of child trafficking crime. READ MORE HERE

Baby Janna’s Father Arrested

Posted by Sandra On August - 30 - 2015 ADD COMMENTS

7921108_GINDIANAPOLIS – Jeffrey Fairbanks, the father of a three-month-old girl reported missing earlier this year, is now facing murder charges. Fairbanks, 45, was arrested Thursday and charged with one count of murder and one count of neglect of a dependent resulting in death. His initial court hearing on Friday only lasted a few minutes. He answered all of the judge’s questions and asked for a public defender.  “Certainly, the state has elements that we need to prove. But as indicated, we’ve spent a considerable amount of time looking at this case and believe that we’re prepared to go forward,” said Marion County Deputy Prosecutor Denise Robinson after the hearing. READ MORE HERE

Fairbanks’ ex-wife: ‘I was so scared’

Docs: Baby Janna’s dad covered her face with pillow

Indiana father of missing baby now presumed dead charged in case

Father Charged With Murder

Posted by Sandra On August - 21 - 2015 ADD COMMENTS

5-Week Old Infant Was Squeezed to Death

images (1)A District man has been charged with first-degree murder in the death of his 5-week-old son after he squeezed the infant tightly to quiet him and fractured his vertebrae in the process, authorities said. Robert Smith Sr. of the 3700 block of Ninth Street NW was arrested Monday and ordered to remain in the D.C. jail until trial. Magistrate Judge Renee Raymond said she found “substantial probability” that Smith was a danger. READ MORE HERE

Police Search for 8-YO’s Rapist

Posted by Sandra On August - 17 - 2015 ADD COMMENTS

Arlington child rape victim gives description of attacker

jso-sex_assualt_scene1JACKONSONVILLE, Florida – The child that was sexually assaulted in Arlington on Monday night has given a description of her attacker to police. Jacksonville Sheriff’s Office announced in a briefing on Friday that the attacker is a black man with short hair. The eight-year-old did not provide an age range.  Chief Tom Hackney says he was hesitant to give the very limited description, but wanted to provide an update on the investigation. READ MORE HERE

Family Friend: Rape victim, 8, was looking for lost cat

Neighbors concerned over child rape suspect on loose

 

Man Killed Six Children

Posted by Sandra On August - 9 - 2015 ADD COMMENTS

Ex-Boyfriend Killed 6 Children (1 was his biological child) and 2 Adults

150809-david-conley-mug-5p_9574c51b37f25297248cde50149e087c.nbcnews-ux-2880-1000HOUSTON, TX — A  family of six children and two parents were fatally shot in the head at a Houston home by a man with a violent criminal history who had previously been in a contentious relationship with the mother, authorities said Sunday. David Conley, 48, was charged with capital murder in the deaths. Most of the victims had been handcuffed and some had been shot multiple times, said Sgt. Craig Clopton, the lead investigator for the Harris County Sheriff’s Office. The dead were identified as Dewayne Jackson, 50; his wife, Valerie Jackson, 40; and their children Dewayne, 10; Honesty, 11; Caleb, 9; Trinity, 7; and Jonah, 6. Also killed was a 13-year-old, Nathaniel, who was believed to be Conley’s son from the relationship with Valerie Jackson. The sheriff’s office had earlier said that there were three adults and five children killed. READ MORE HERE

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Texas Man David Conley Accused of Killing 2 Adults, 6 Children in Dispute With Ex

Suspect charged with capital murder after 8 people found dead in NW Harris Co. home

The Latest: Texas Child Officials Had Contact With Family

Victims in mass killing in northwest Harris County identified

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