A northwest suburban man who called 911 to report his 4-month-son was in distress ended up behind bars after doctors determined the infant’s injuries were caused by being violently shaken, leading to a fractured skull.
State child welfare officials are investigating allegations of neglect in connection with the death of a 4-month-old Elmwood Park girl
The state Department of Children and Family Services is investigating the Sunday death of a two-month-old girl in south suburban Chicago Heights.
The state Department of Children and Family Services is investigating allegations of neglect against the baby sitter of a five-month-old Sauk Village girl who died Sunday.
Police officers found 1-month-old Zaniya Gordon unresponsive about 7 a.m. at a home in the 1300 block of West 110th Place, authorities said.
Seven-month-old Keagan Fishel died about 7:45 a.m. Saturday at Riley Hospital for Children in Indianapolis where he was taken for treatment of a skull fracture, according to police.
The state Department of Children and Family Services is investigating allegations of neglect against the parents of a three-week-old boy who was found unresponsive Tuesday at his south suburban Glenwood home.
The state is investigating the Wednesday morning death of a Hoffman Estates infant at her northwest suburban home.
A south suburban woman filed a wrongful death lawsuit Tuesday against the alleged operator of a babysitting facility where her 20-month-old daughter was abused in 2009.
The state is investigating the father of an infant found dead at his South Side home.
State authorities have launched an investigation into the death of a south suburban infant, in light of an allegation of neglect.
The grandparents of an infant boy who died at a northwest suburban hospital last week have been charged with felony child endangerment.
The aunt of a 3-month-old boy is under investigation for the boy’s death Sunday.
Child welfare investigators are probing the death of a 6-month-old girl in Glen Ellyn.
Just 57 minutes. That’s how long Matthew Isaiah Peters lived. But his oh-so-brief life touched so many lives.