Child welfare officials have taken five children from the home of a couple accused of neglecting a 12-year-old girl and a 17-year-old boy.
Child welfare officials were warned three times about possible abuse or neglect regarding a 3-year-old Hollywood boy whose body was found hidden last week in his father’s home.
Desiree Cooper, a spokesperson for Planned Parenthood, said many victims of abuse neglect their healthcare needs.
A Central Florida couple will face child neglect charges after an 8-month-old boy was left home alone.
Three Holmes County residents are charged with animal cruelty for allegedly neglecting a herd of 90 dairy cattle.
DAVIE, Fla. (AP) — Twenty-one neglected horses have been removed from a South Florida ranch. Victor Cutino of Peaceful Ridge Rescue says the Paso Fino horses were found standing in more than a foot of […]
A Polk County sheriff’s detention deputy and a Highlands County mother have been charged after the woman’s child was left in a hot car and died.
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — A nearly 2-year-old Orlando girl has been reunited with her family after she was found wandering the streets alone. Authorities struggled to find information about the toddler Tuesday. She did not […]
HALLANDALE BEACH, Fla. (AP) — The parents of a missing Florida baby arrested after investigators found human remains in a backyard will have to post higher bond amounts to get out of jail. Jail records […]
A total of 130 children were fatally abused in Florida in 2011, a decrease from the previous year.