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  • An arrest mug shot of Hugo Gonzalez, 27, who is charged with sex with a minor, according to Redondo Beach Police.
  • A registered sex offender has been charged with having sex with a minor after luring girls through the Internet, police say.
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sex crimes, child abuse, arrest, south bay, los angeles news
  • Paul Hultman, 56, was arrested for alleged sexual abuse on Sunday, June 23, 2013.
  • A pilot and former teacher was found guilty Thursday of molesting three girls in his Apple Valley neighborhood.
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child abuse, arrest, san bernardino county, inland empire news
  • Phillip Young, 27, was arrested and charged with endangering the welfare of a child.
  • A man in New Jersey has been arrested after his 2-year-old son was found carrying packets of heroin at a childcare center.
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child abuse, children's health, unbelievable, national news
  • Sidnicka Wilson, 32, is seen in this DMV photo provided by police.
  • The mother of two boys found on the streets of Los Angeles was supervised by the county's child protective services agency.
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south los angeles, arrest, lapd, child abuse, los angeles news, robert holguin
  • A pregnant mother who drove her three children into the ocean in a minivan was charged with attempted murder and child abuse.
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murder, child abuse, arrest, national news
  • Sidnicka Wilson, 32, is seen in this DMV photo provided by police.
  • The mother of two toddlers found wandering the streets of South L.A. on Monday was arrested Wednesday afternoon.
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south los angeles, arrest, lapd, child abuse, los angeles news
  • Michelle Fletcher, 27, is accused of beating a 2-year-old boy in Palmdale on Friday, Feb. 21, 2014.
  • Los Angeles County authorities are investigating an apparent beating of a 2-year-old boy in Palmdale.
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child abuse, los angeles news
  • Los Angeles Archbishop Roger Mahony is shown in this undated file photo.
  • New details are surfacing about the role Archbishop Roger Mahony played in the probe into sexual abuse by Catholic priests.
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child abuse, sex crimes, los angeles news, darsha philips
  • Los Angeles Archbishop Roger Mahony is shown in this undated file photo.
  • According to Roger Mahony's deposition, the archbishop withheld data in the probe of sex abuse by Catholic clergy.
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child abuse, sex crimes, eyewitness news
  • Los Angeles Archbishop Roger Mahony is shown in this undated file photo.
  • Details are surfacing about the role Roger Mahony played in the probe into sexual abuse by Catholic priests.
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sex crimes, child abuse, eyewitness news
  • Los Angeles Archbishop Roger Mahony is shown in this undated file photo.
  • Details are surfacing about the role Archbishop Roger Mahony played in the probe into sexual abuse by Catholic priests.
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sex crimes, child abuse, eyewitness news
  • St. Luke Catholic Church in Temple City is seen in this January 2014 photo.
  • A 24-year-old man is suing the Archdiocese of Los Angeles, claiming a church volunteer sexually abused him.
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child abuse, sex crimes, los angeles news
  • Jesse Giron (L), Irene Carreles (R)
  • A Fontana mother and father have been jailed after the unexplained death of their 5-year-old daughter.
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arrest, child abuse, inland empire news, rob mcmillan
  • A baby was left unattended on the sidewalk in the intersection of Western Avenue and Washington Boulevard in the Arlington Heights area of Los Angeles Monday, Jan. 6, 2013.
  • LAPD have arrested the mother of a baby who was found alone in a stroller in Arlington Heights Monday.
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child abuse, lapd, los angeles news
  • Ronald Littlefield, 53, of Norco was arrested for child molestation on Saturday, Nov. 22, 2013.
  • A Norco man was arrested for child molestation after he surrendered to detectives at the Jurupa Valley Station Saturday.
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arrest, child abuse, sex crimes, inland empire news
  • L.A. County social workers filed a lawsuit demanding a reduction in the number of children they manage.
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legal, children's health, child abuse, los angeles news
  • Jose Luis Gonzalez, 63, was arrested and charged with child molestation involving sex with a 13-year-old high school girl.
  • Two Orange County men were arrested and charged with child molestation involving sex with a high school girl.
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arrest, child abuse, sex crimes, orange county news
  • Former Penn State assistant coach Jerry Sandusky, convicted on 45 counts of child sex abuse, is seen in a booking photo on Friday, June 22, 2012.
  • Penn State announced it is paying $59.7 million to 26 young men over claims of child sexual abuse by Jerry Sandusky.
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sex crimes, child abuse, legal, ncaa, national news
  • Sean Edwards is seen in this booking photo provided by the Jurupa Valley Sheriffs Station.
  • Police are looking for more possible victims of a Jurupa Valley teacher, who was arrested on charges of child molestation.
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arrest, child abuse, sex crimes, riverside county, inland empire news
  • An appeals court denied a request for a new trial for former Penn State assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky.
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sex crimes, child abuse, legal, ncaa, national news
  • Joshua Allen Robey, October 21, 2011
  • A Costa Mesa man was sentenced Friday to 13 years to life in prison for the attempted murder of his infant son in 2011.
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child abuse, orange county news
  • Joel Soto, 24, is seen in this booking photo provided by the Oxnard Police Department.
  • A 24-year-old Oxnard man was arrested Saturday and charged with felony child abuse of his 8-month-old daughter.
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arrest, child abuse, ventura county news
  • Former Penn State assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky wants his child molestation conviction overturned.
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sex crimes, child abuse, legal, ncaa, national news
  • A sign for the Los Angeles County Department of Children and Family Services is seen.
  • The L.A. County Dept. of Children and Family Services faces the threat of fines by state regulators for 'overstays.'
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child abuse, los angeles news, rudabeh shahbazi
  • Jerry Sandusky is seen arriving at a courthouse for sentencing on Tuesday, Oct. 4, 2012.
  • A young victim has settled with Penn State University for several million dollars amid the Sandusky child sex abuse case.
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sex crimes, child abuse, legal, ncaa, national news
  • Roubena Hartounian, 50, was arrested for neglect and child endangerment Wednesday, August 14, 2013 after police learned a 2-year-old girl at her residential daycare facility had ingested marijuana.
  • A day care director is facing child endangerment charges after a toddler in her care tested positive for marijuana.
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arrest, child abuse, children's health, vod
  • Roubena Hartounian, 50, was arrested for neglect and child endangerment Wednesday, August 14, 2013 after police learned a 2-year-old girl at her residential daycare facility had ingested marijuana.
  • A day care director is facing child endangerment charges after a toddler in her care tested positive for marijuana.
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arrest, child abuse, children's health, los angeles news
  • Roubena Hartounian, 50, was arrested for neglect and child endangerment Wednesday, August 14, 2013 after police learned a 2-year-old girl at her residential daycare facility had ingested marijuana.
  • A day care director is facing child endangerment charges after a toddler in her care tested positive for marijuana.
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arrest, child abuse, children's health, eyewitness news
  • Roubena Hartounian, 50, was arrested for neglect and child endangerment Wednesday, August 14, 2013 after police learned a 2-year-old girl at her residential daycare facility had ingested marijuana.
  • A day care operator is facing child endangerment charges after a toddler in her care tested positive for marijuana.
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arrest, child abuse, children's health, eyewitness news
  • A blue-ribbon commission was formed following the deaths of several children in the county's care.
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child abuse, los angeles news
  • Gabriel Fernandez is seen in this undated file photo.
  • A push is underway to improve child welfare following the death of a Palmdale boy who was tortured and killed.
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child abuse, eyewitness news
  • A blue-ribbon commission was formed following the deaths of several children in the county's care.
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child abuse, eyewitness news
  • Gabriel Fernandez is seen in this undated file photo.
  • Employees of the County Department of Children and Family Services were terminated as a result of a death investigation.
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child abuse, los angeles news, rudabeh shahbazi
  • Former Penn State President Graham B. Spanier is seen in this undated file photo.
  • Two former top school administrators and the former president of Penn State have been ordered to stand trial on charges of covering up the Jerry Sandusky child sex abuse scandal.
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sex crimes, child abuse, legal, ncaa, national news
  • Michael Clair Glines
  • A Trabuco Canyon man was arrested on July 17 for lewd and lascivious acts on children younger than 10.
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arrest, child abuse, sex crimes, orange county news
  • Ebelio DeLeon, 38, of Lake Elsinore was arrested for sexual assault on Tuesday, July 9, 2013.
  • A Lake Elsinore man was arrested for sexually assaulting a child under the age of 10 years old on July 9.
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sex crimes, sexual assault, child abuse, riverside county, inland empire news
  • A map indicates the area around the 800 block of Sunset Lane in Sugarloaf, Calif., where sheriffs deputies arrested the parents of a 22-month-old girl on suspicion of child abuse on Tuesday, July 9, 2013.
  • Two Sugarloaf parents were arrested Tuesday on suspicion of abusing their 22-month-old daughter, authorities said.
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child abuse, arrest, san bernardino county, inland empire news
  • Their job is protecting kids, and some L.A. County social workers say they need help.
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child abuse, los angeles news, robert holguin
  • An investigation is under way in Ventura after a suspect fatally struck a 65-year-old woman in the 1200 block of Halifax Court following a domestic dispute Wednesday, July 3, 2013.
  • A domestic dispute took a deadly turn in Ventura after a 65-year-old woman was fatally struck and a second woman injured.
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arrest, homicide investigation, child abuse, ventura county news
  • Paul Hultman, 56, was arrested for alleged sexual abuse on Sunday, June 23, 2013.
  • An Apple Valley man has been arrested for allegedly sexually abusing four girls and one boy in his neighborhood.
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child abuse, arrest, san bernardino county, inland empire news, leticia juarez
  • Tyreece Washington, 24, is seen in this mugshot provided by the Riverside County Sheriffs Department.
  • A 24-year-old man has been arrested, accused of injuring an 8-month-old boy in San Jacinto in Riverside County.
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riverside county, arrest, child abuse, inland empire news
  • Tyreece Washington, 24, is seen in this mugshot provided by the Riverside County Sheriffs Department.
  • A 24-year-old man has been arrested, accused of injuring an 8-month-old boy in San Jacinto in Riverside County.
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riverside county, arrest, child abuse, eyewitness news
  • Friday protesters met outside LA County DCFS headquarters to demand changes within the department.
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child abuse, los angeles news, rudabeh shahbazi
  • Ontario resident Ryan Anthony Garcia, 21, was arrested for attempted murder of a child on Tuesday, June 18, 2013.
  • A 21-year-old Ontario man was arrested Tuesday on suspicion of attempted murder of a child.
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arrest, child abuse, inland empire news
  • Janet Killough Barreto (L) and husband Ramon Barreto (R) in 2009.
  • A fugitive couple sought by the U.S. Marshals for child cruelty was recently seen in the Maywood area of Los Angeles.
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child abuse, los angeles news
  • Robert Ruben Ornelas, 62, was arrested on suspicion of child molestion in Santa Ana on Tuesday, June 13, 2013.
  • A former Orange County school teacher and softball coach has been arrested on suspicion of child molestation.
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child abuse, sex crimes, orange county news
  • Robert Ruben Ornelas, 62, was arrested on suspicion of child molestion in Santa Ana on Tuesday, June 13, 2013.
  • A former Orange County school teacher and softball coach has been arrested on suspicion of child molestation.
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child abuse, sex crimes, eyewitness news
  • Robert Ruben Ornelas, 62, was arrested on suspicion of child molestion in Santa Ana on Tuesday, June 13, 2013.
  • A former Orange County school teacher and softball coach has been arrested on suspicion of child molestation.
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child abuse, sex crimes, eyewitness news
  • Gabriel Fernandez is seen in this undated file photo.
  • New documents from child protective services reveal more details in the case of an 8-year-old Palmdale boy beaten to death.
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antelope valley, murder, homicide investigation, child abuse, los angeles news, leo stallworth
  • Gabriel Fernandez is seen in this undated file photo.
  • New documents from child protective services reveal more details in the case of an 8-year-old Palmdale boy beaten to death.
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antelope valley, murder, homicide investigation, child abuse, eyewitness news