Child porn nets man 10 years in prison
PHOENIX — Accusing Child Protective Services of “hiding or not disclosing” information, Gov. Jan Brewer on Tuesday named a special panel of current and former legislators and others to take a closer look at the agency.
First came the outrage when Arizona’s child welfare agency admitted failing to investigate 6,000 cases of suspected child abuse since 2009.
PHOENIX — The state Senate president is blasting a request for more money for Child Protective Services, saying the agency may have wasted funds restored to it in the last two years.
An 18-year-old man was arrested and is facing child abuse after he "intentionally" dropped his infant daughter, police said.
PHOENIX — A plan by the Department of Economic Security to deal with a backlog of 6,000 child- abuse complaints that were never investigated is getting panned by lawmakers from both sides of the aisle.
Three malnourished sisters told Tucson police they were held in captivity and filth for up to two years until two of them escaped early Tuesday to a neighbor’s house, after their stepfather allegedly threatened them with a knife.
Happy Thanksgiving! It is a common greeting this time of year, but it will be hard to enjoy the holiday knowing that it won’t be happy — not for the thousands of Arizona children living in fear of abuse or neglect.
PHOENIX — The state's top police agency is ready to investigate how 6,000 reports of child abuse over four years fell through the cracks.
A Pima County Superior Court Judge ordered probation for a former jail guard accused in an attack at a downtown bar.
The woman accused of organizing the home invasion of an Oro Valley widow’s house was sentenced to 10 ½ years in prison.
PHOENIX — Gov. Jan Brewer on Friday rejected calls by some Democrats for a special legislative session to give more cash to the beleaguered Child Protective Services.
PHOENIX — Almost one of every 12 child-abuse complaints reported to CPS since January was not investigated.
PHOENIX — Close to one out of every 12 complaints of child abuse since January were not investigated because Child Protective Services workers deemed them not important enough to follow through, agency officials said Thursday.
A woman convicted in 2008 of child abuse in the death of her foster child has been sentenced to four years’ probation and six months in Pima County jail.
A man wanted in connection with a child-porn case was taken into custody by federal authorities at an eastside apartment complex Thursday.
A Tucson woman accused of first-degree murder for the death of her 11-week-old baby has pleaded guilty to manslaughter.
A woman and her boyfriend were arrested in connection with the woman's 1-year-old son suffering critical injuries, and neither seeking immediate help for the child, police say.
The mother of an infant boy who died Monday was arrested in connection with his death.
A man is facing a first-degree murder charge in connection with the death of his 2-month-old son Monday.