Uproar After Judge OK's Freeing Most New Mexico Compound DefendantsThe controversy was stoked even further when court officials condemned threats of violence made against the judge who issued the ruling and evacuated several administrative court offices as a precaution.
Imam Says He Helped Lead Police To His Son On New Mexico CompoundNew Mexico prosecutors say that at least one of the children found at the compound was being trained to commit school shootings.
Couple Question Why Police Waited So Long To Search Compound"They were dragging their feet. They were taking too long."
Boy's Remains Found At Compound Where 11 Starving Children Lived In FilthNine months after young Abdul-Ghani Wahhaj disappeared from Georgia, his family's worst nightmare may be realized in New Mexico.
11 Children Found In 'Filthy' New Mexico Compound With Little FoodThe children ranging in age from 1 to 15 were removed from the compound in the small community of Amalia, New Mexico, and turned over to state child-welfare workers.
Son Defends Waukegan Couple Charged With Locking Daughter In BasementRandy and Katherine Swopes were arrested on July 17, charged with unlawful restraint and child endangerment.
DCFS Confirms At Least 5 Encounters With Waukegan Parents That Locked Girl In BasementCBS 2’s Vince Gerasole reports the Department of Children and Family Services has had contact with the couple on numerous occasions since the mid-1990s.
Family That Allegedly Locked Girl In Basement Known To DCFSThe department of Children and Family Services (DCFS) took away four children living in a Waukegan home after authorities found a 10-year-old allegedly held captive in the family’s basement for several months.