Children

AP
June 27, 2019 - 7:27 am
CLINT, Texas (AP) — Immigrant advocates are asking a federal judge to immediately require inspections and let doctors into border detention facilities where they say sleep-deprived, flu-stricken children are languishing in filthy conditions. Doctors and lawyers who visited the facilities in recent...
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AP
June 25, 2019 - 11:00 am
Border Patrol on Tuesday returned 100 migrant children to an overcrowded facility in Clint, Texas, which lawyers have recently denounced for its "inhumane" conditions, a Customs and Border Protection (CBP) official told CBS News. The Border Patrol facility, located in the outskirts of El Paso, has...
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April 24, 2019 - 11:26 am
(KNX 1070) -- An Amber alert is in effect. Bakersfield police say 31-year-old Michael Aguirre abducted his 8-year daughter and 4-years old son yesterday. They were last seen in Marina Del Rey at about 5-45 last evening. The CHP says that Aguirre should be considered armed and dangerous. He's...
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AP
April 12, 2019 - 7:22 am
The number of young kids who went to U.S. emergency rooms because they swallowed toys, coins, batteries and other objects has nearly doubled, a new study says. In 2015, there were nearly 43,000 such visits among kids under 6, compared with 22,000 in 1995, according to the study published Friday in...
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Nueces County Jail
April 09, 2019 - 12:30 pm
(KNX 1070) -- A woman in Corpus Christi, Texas has received a six-year jail sentence for attempting to sell her son and two toddler daughters to settle her drug debt. Esmeralda Garza, 29, took a plea deal, but was convicted on three felony counts for selling or purchasing a child, money laundering...
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LAPD
March 20, 2019 - 2:07 pm
(KNX 1070) -- Mission Hills detectives are hoping for more information on a man arrested last month on suspicion of sexually assaulting multiple children over several decades. Felipe Ceja Bautista,56, was arrested February 14. According to the Los Angeles Police Department in a news release ,...
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Upland Police Department
February 27, 2019 - 3:10 pm
(KNX 1070) -- An Upland woman has been jailed in the death of her infant daughter and the injuries of her son, who was dropped from a second-floor landing. Neighbors told police they saw 24-year-old Tierra Ortega drop the 18-month-old boy onto the concrete and when police arrived, she jumped, head...
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February 13, 2019 - 12:38 pm
(KNX 1070) -- A special education teacher from Stockton, California was sentenced to life in prison for sexually abusing his own five children and others for over 20 years. Rodney Flucas, 50, was sentenced Tuesday in several charges including transporting minors with the intent to engage in sexual...
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AP
February 12, 2019 - 3:16 pm
DECATUR, Texas (AP) — Deputies on Tuesday discovered two malnourished children crammed into a locked dog cage and two more smeared with feces and urine in a barn in North Texas, in what a sheriff described as the worst case of child abuse he has ever seen. The barn was "crudely fashioned" into...
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January 24, 2019 - 8:20 am
NORWALK, Calif. (AP) — The Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department says a child in a car accidentally shot and wounded his mother with a shotgun. A department statement says the shooting happened Wednesday in the Los Angeles suburb of Norwalk. The statement says preliminary information indicates...
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