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February 16, 2018
A decorated Navy SEAL abused a 5-year-old and filmed it. He'll go to prison for 27 years.
February 16, 2018 - 1:02pm
January 23, 2018
David Allen Turpin, seated second from right, and Louise Anna Turpin, seated left, appear in court for their arraignment in Riverside, Calif., Thursday, Jan. 18, 2018. The Southern California couple were arrested after the police found their 13 children in squalid conditions, some shackled. (Gina Ferazzi/Pool via The New York Times - Copyright 2018 The New York Times)
Before police rescued their 13 children, the two parents had a history of strange behavior, family and neighbors say
January 23, 2018 - 6:50am
January 19, 2018
David Allen Turpin, seated second from right, and Louise Anna Turpin, seated left, appear in court for their arraignment in Riverside, Calif., Thursday, Jan. 18, 2018. The Southern California couple were arrested after the police found their 13 children in squalid conditions, some shackled. (Gina Ferazzi/Pool via The New York Times Copyright 2018)
'This is depraved conduct': 'Horrific' conditions in home where siblings were found
January 19, 2018 - 7:08am
January 18, 2018
David Allen Turpin, seated second from right, and Louise Anna Turpin, seated left, appear in court for their arraignment in Riverside, Calif., Thursday, Jan. 18, 2018. The Southern California couple were arrested after the police found their 13 children in squalid conditions, some shackled. (Gina Ferazzi/Pool via The New York Times Copyright 2018)
Parents accused of holding 13 children captive charged with torture, child abuse
January 18, 2018 - 5:53pm
January 16, 2018
13 siblings, some shackled and malnourished, rescued from California house, police say
January 16, 2018 - 8:08am
January 10, 2018
Former Cook County social services official admits child abuse
January 10, 2018 - 8:49pm
September 27, 2017
On the same day he admitted to inappropriately touching a juvenile girl, a former Minn. sheriff killed himself
September 27, 2017 - 2:09pm
August 31, 2017
Minnesota man faces 35 sexual assault charges involving 2 child victims
August 31, 2017 - 10:48am
June 9, 2017
Shawn Michael Foltz
Minnesota man accused of putting hot sauce, pepper in daughter's eyes, snapping her with a towel
June 9, 2017 - 10:30pm
April 26, 2017
According to the recent DHS report, 39,531 Minnesota children were the subject of accepted child maltreatment reports, assessed by county and tribal agencies -- a 25 percent increase from 2015. Meagan Pittelko / Forum News Service
Child abuse rates spike in Minnesota
April 26, 2017 - 12:58pm
April 21, 2017
Briana Sanchez / Tribune

Patty Wetterling speaks Friday during Life Connections at the Willmar Civic Center in Willmar. Her noon speech drew a large crows.play button
Wetterling unsure what's next for her future
April 21, 2017 - 9:12pm
February 1, 2017
Charges: S.D. woman bit, hit toddler, tells police child drank from dirty toilet
February 1, 2017 - 5:32pm
November 10, 2015
Minnesota state Reps. Peggy Bennett of Albert Lea and Ron Kresha of Little Falls discuss child abuse prevention during a break in a meeting Tuesday in St. Paul. (DON DAVIS | FORUM NEWS SERVICE)
Lawmakers say state not putting child safety first in abuse cases
November 10, 2015 - 11:19pm
September 8, 2015
Rural counties lack child abuse aid
September 8, 2015 - 11:11pm
January 21, 2015
Rep. Ron Kresha, of Little Falls, and Sen. Kathy Sheran, of Mankato, discuss their legislation to allow agencies to better cooperate to prevent child abuse Tuesday in St. Paul. (FORUM NEWS SERVICE/Don Davis)
Anti-abuse bill puts kids first
January 21, 2015 - 9:39pm