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.
Passers-By Try To Help Babies Dangling From Third Story WindowThe state has removed those two children from the care of their mother after they were found outside a third story window.
Father Seen On Surveillance Camera Using Baby As A WeaponA father in Riverside, California, is facing charges after allegedly swinging his young son around like a weapon, then dropping him.
Woman Arrested For Transporting Children In Pet KennelsLeimome Cheeks, 62, was arrested and charged Saturday with two counts of child endangerment, the Memphis Police Department said.
Daycare Workers Charged With Giving Laced Gummy Bears To ToddlersThree daycare workers have been charged with child endangerment, after they allegedly admitted giving gummy bears laced with Melatonin to a class of 2-year-olds to get them to calm down for nap time.
DA Seeks To Bar Parents From Contacting 13 Kids Kept CaptiveThe court proceeding is the latest step as authorities seek to sever ties between David and Louise Turpin and their 13 children.
California Couple Charged With Locking Up Their 13 Children13 siblings, aged 2 to 29, were rescued from a California home where they were found chained to beds and malnourished, police say.
Police: Man Charged With DUI With 2 Children Sleeping In Back SeatA man is facing charges after being caught driving drunk with his two children sleeping in the back seat early Sunday in west suburban Riverside, police said.
Mom Accused Of Strapping Kid To Top Of MinivanA Wisconsin mother is facing a felony charge of recklessly endangering safety, after strapping her 9-year-old son to the top of her minivan.
2 Teens Charged With Stealing Minivan, Abandoning Child Found InsideThe toddler was found unharmed after being abandoned by the pair in west suburban Oak Park, according to police.
2 Teens Charged With Stealing Newspaper Delivery Driver's Car With 2 Kids InsideChristopher Marquez was charged with one felony count of possession of stolen motor vehicle and two misdemeanor counts of child endangerment
Police: Woman Was Driving Drunk With 3-Year-Old In CarRaquel Meza-Sanchez, who was driving on a valid Illinois temporary visitor license, is being held without bond at the Cook County Jail.
Woman Accused Of Neglecting 4 Children On NW SideA woman has been charged after four children were found Sunday afternoon living in neglect in an apartment in the Dunning neighborhood on the Northwest Side.
Mom Charged After Leaving Baby In Running Car Stolen In CiceroTania Madrigal allegedly left her toddler unattended in a baby seat in the back seat of her Jeep Cherokee while she was picking up a pizza.
Woman Charged With Endangerment After Child Found Alone At Rainbow Beach ParkA woman has been charged with endangerment after a child was found alone Sunday evening at Rainbow Beach Park on the South Side.