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  • hudson
    NEWS

    Four men accused of raping 14-year-old girl who had run away from home

    Four men have been charged with sexual assault and endangering the welfare of a child after they allegedly raped a 14-year-old girl. Police say she ran away from home.
    By Mack Bush
  • classroom
    NEWS

    Oklahoma elementary school teacher and her husband arrested for allegedly making child porn

    An Oklahoma first-grade teacher and her husband are accused of making child pornography with a child that’s just 6-years-old, authorities alleged.
    By Aaron Rasmussen
  • coghill
    NEWS

    Minister suffers skull fracture when bystander tackles him after seeing preacher touching kids: report

    A minister has been arrested after he allegedly inappropriately touched a child at a bus stop in Oklahoma. A bystander tackled the suspect, police said.
    By Mack Bush
  • cox
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    6-month-old baby dies in Iowa, man accused of murder and child endangerment

    A man in Iowa Falls, Iowa, has been charged with murder in the death of a 6-month-old baby. Autopsy results show the cause of the baby's death was homicide.
    By Mack Bush
  • anderson
    NEWS

    Florida teacher allegedly sexually assaulted student, evaded arrest

    A Florida teacher has been arrested after she allegedly had sex with a student. She is charged with sexual battery and other counts in connection to the alleged rape.
    By Mack Bush
  • munchausen syndrome mom children dead arrest fpd
    FEATURES

    Here are the most terrifying cases of Munchausen Syndrome by mother's against their children

    Here are famous cases of Munchausen Syndrome where mothers inflicted pain on their children, sometimes even causing death. Which terrifying case shocked you the most?
    By Taneia Surles
  • volusia
    NEWS

    'Not completely coherent’ father allegedly doused son’s room with fuel, sprayed bleach in his face: Sheriff

    A Florida dad allegedly poured tiki torch fluid in his sleeping 4-year-old boy's bedroom and sprayed his face with bleach, authorities said.
    By Aaron Rasmussen
  • drunk tennessee man hits wife and child during baseball game
    NEWS

    Drunk man hits wife and child during baseball game, charged with child abuse: report

    A drunk man hit his wife and child during a baseball game in Tennessee. Now, police reports state the man was arrested and charged with child abuse.
    By Todd Betzold
  • mitchell
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    Foster mother allegedly killed 4-year-old girl, said she was 'speaking with demons': police

    A foster mother in Florida has been arrested and charged with murder in the death of a 4-year-old girl in her care. Police say the child had multiple signs of a beating.
    By Mack Bush
  • madera
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    California mother accused of disabled son's death now faces murder charges in 4-month-old death: cops

    A California mom charged in connection to one child's death has now been accused of murder in another child's killing, prosecutors announced.
    By Nate Homan
  • fla
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    Florida man arrested after shooting dog during fight with girlfriend, cops say

    A man in Florida has been arrested after he allegedly shot his girlfriend's dog between the eyes during a fight. Two children were in the next room, separated only by drywall, at the time of the shooting.
    By Mack Bush
  • charles
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    Woman charged after allegedly slitting 6-year-old boy’s throat in Missouri

    A Missouri woman has been charged after she allegedly slit the throat of a six-year-old boy. The boy survived but will require surgery. She allegedly called to report she had killed him.
    By Mack Bush
  • precious
    NEWS

    Miami woman drowned toddler because 'Jesus Christ is coming,' police say

    A Miami woman has been charged with murder after she allegedly drowned her daughter in the bathtub. She feared COVID and said Jesus was coming, according to witnesses.
    By Mack Bush
  • iowa
    NEWS

    Caretaker accused of murder after toddler dies from blunt force trauma, Iowa police said

    Police in Iowa charged a man with first-degree murder in connection to a toddler's death. The suspect was arrested a year after the child died.
    By Front Page Detective Staff
  • Embedded Image
    NEWS

    'Predator Poachers Massachusetts' help catch an alleged pedophile at a transit station

    A group in Massachusetts helped catch an alleged pedophile at a transit station, police said. The group lured the suspect pretending to be a child.
    By Nate Homan
  • church
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    Defrocked priest, 84, accused of sexually abusing girls at Southeast Asian shelter home for orphans: Feds

    A federal grand jury has indicted an 84-year-old United States citizen and former priest on seven counts of engaging in illicit sexual conduct in a foreign place.
    By Aaron Rasmussen
  • waller
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    Woman killed baby because he wouldn’t nap at her daycare, cops say

    A woman has been arrested and charged with second degree murder after a child died in her daycare. She stated that she was being firm with the boy when he wouldn't go down for a nap.
    By Mack Bush
  • vandel
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    Former charter school teacher accused of child rape in Georgia

    A former charter school teacher has been charged after allegedly sexually assaulting a child under 14 in Roswell, Georgia. Police believe there may be additional victims.
    By Mack Bush
  • georgia baby brought to hospital after man sexually assaults her
    NEWS

    Georgia baby suffers internal injuries after alleged assault, caregiver arrested

    A Georgia baby suffered from internal injuries after being assaulted by the man watching her. Police say that man has now been charged with molestation.
    By Todd Betzold
  • colorado
    NEWS

    Couple took lifeless 5-year-old from Texas to Colorado to bury him. They then went to the Caribbean for a month.

    A couple is accused of child abuse resulting in a 5-year-old's death. Police say they took the victim from a hotel in Texas to Colorado to bury him.
    By Front Page Detective Staff
  • gray
    NEWS

    Missouri woman accused of killing 4-year-old, hiding body in woods

    A Missouri woman faces first-degree murder charges for killing a child in 2018 and hiding the body in the woods, prosecutors said. The charges were increased recently.
    By Nate Homan
  • kentucky
    NEWS

    'I'm ashamed of myself' suspect says when they questioned about trying to blackmail a child into a sex act

    A man in Kentucky was arrested after police said he tried to blackmail a teen to perform a sex act. The suspect allegedly said he was ashamed when questioned.
    By Front Page Detective Staff
  • ahunted
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    Utah man sexually abused a young teenage co-worker at haunted house, cops say

    A Utah man has been charged with four felonies after he allegedly inappropriately touched a 14-year-old girl at a haunted house where both worked.
    By Mack Bush
  • month old baby brought to hospital and dies man charged with murder
    NEWS

    Toddler dies under 'suspicious circumstances', Alabama man accused of capital murder

    An 18-month-old Alabama baby was brought to the hospital and died. Now, police say a man has been arrested for murder after the child's death was ruled a homicide.
    By Todd Betzold
  • dylan
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    Trucker arrested in death of 4-year-old boy in Indiana, authorities say

    A trucker has been arrested after a 4-year-old boy died in Indiana. The man says he was engaging in "horse-play," but the boy's injuries are more severe, police claim.
    By Mack Bush
  • lupersio
    NEWS

    12-year-old pleaded with strangers to 'help me' after a man abducted and raped her: report

    A girl under 12 was abducted and sexually assaulted by a man after she ran away from home, police in Nebraska said. The suspect has been arrested.
    By Mack Bush
  • virginia beach
    NEWS

    The life sentence wasn't enough, so the judge added another 1,000 years to man who shot at cops, had child porn

    A Virginia man who shot at cops, had child porn and was growing pot was sentenced to life plus 1,200 years behind bars for his crimes, a judge ruled.
    By Victor Fakunle
  • facebook
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    Indiana man used Facebook to get financially struggling women to send him explicit photos of children: DOJ

    A federal jury found an Indiana man guilty of conspiring with women to send him sexually explicit photos of infants and children, the DOJ said.
    By Aaron Rasmussen
  • carnival
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    Carnival worker in Tennessee accused of sexually touching teen on ride, asking for her name and phone number

    A carnival worker in Tennessee worker is accused of sexually accosting a child who was about to go on a ride, police said. The victim was a teenager.
    By Aaron Rasmussen
  • crystal jermaine
    NEWS

    Indiana couple allegedly admitted to covering up murder of 3-year-old boy, cops say

    A couple in Indiana has been arrested for murder and other charges after the boyfriend beat the child to death and the boy's mother stood by, cops say.
    By Mack Bush
  • former new hampshire firefighter charged with sexual assault of  year old girl with mental disability
    NEWS

    Former firefighter accused of sexually assaulting teen girl with disabilities

    A former New Hampshire firefighter has been charged with sexual assault of a 15-year-old girl with disabilities, police said. The assaults happened for five years.
    By Todd Betzold
  • month old girl dies in mans care formally charged with murder
    NEWS

    18-month-old Colorado girl dies while in man's care, suspect charged with murder

    An 18-month-old girl died while in the care of a Colorado man months ago. Now, police say the man has formally been charged with her murder.
    By Todd Betzold
  • emily
    NEWS

    Texas teacher had sexual relationship with 15-year-old student, cops say

    A female teacher in Texas has been arrested after she allegedly had an ongoing sexual relationship with a 15-year-old male student, according to police.
    By Mack Bush
  • sebastian
    NEWS

    California man lured young girls via social media to isolated location to rape them, cops say

    A man in Riverside, California, was arrested after he allegedly met girls through social media, then lured them to a location and sexually assaulted them, cops say.
    By Mack Bush
  • stormy
    NEWS

    Texas mom beat her 11-year-old son to death with boyfriend, cops say

    A mother allegedly beat her 11-year-old son to death with her boyfriend, then dumped his body in a car. Her daughter said her mother did not report them to police.
    By Mack Bush
  • cameron
    NEWS

    Louisiana man beat his girlfriend, causing her to lose her unborn baby, cops say

    A Louisiana man has been arrested after he allegedly beat his girlfriend. A few days later, the child was born deceased and the suspect was charged.
    By Mack Bush
  • dupree
    NEWS

    Man raped an 8-year-old girl after breaking into her bedroom, cops say

    A man has been arrested after he allegedly sexually assaulted an 8-year-old girl in California. Police say he broke into the girl's bedroom.
    By Mack Bush
  • bill oxford udxdnrbxs unsplash
    MURDER & MAYHEM

    Washington mother accused of neglecting, starving autistic twins to death

    Autistic Washington twins found dead in barricaded room, Silverdale mother charged with starving the pair. She “lost track of the days and believed she had starved them to death."”
    By Nate Homan
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    MURDER & MAYHEM

    Two people arrested in connection to 10-week-old baby, but police withhold suspects' identities

    A 10-week-old baby died and two people were charged in connection to the homicide. But, police have not released the suspect's names. The mom said the suspects were friends.
    By Nate Homan
  • baby
    NEWS

    California mom gives birth, leaves baby 'discarded' outside their California home, cops say

    California police responded to a report of a woman giving birth to a stillborn baby, but officers say the baby was actually born alive and was killed.
    By Connor Surmonte
  • creep
    NEWS

    27-year-old accused of raping children he met at his job at Dairy Queen

    A 27-year-old man from Oregon has been arrested in connection to rape and child sex abuse. He allegedly met his victims while working at Dairy Queen.
    By Mack Bush
  • wyoming
    NEWS

    Toddler thrown out with the trash, burned with a blowtorch. Shocking new details in arrest of accused child killer.

    New details describe the abuse a toddler faced before and during his alleged murder. The victim's boyfriend faces charges in connection to the child's death.
    By Jean Campbell
  • disney
    NEWS

    3 Disney World employees, 14 other suspects nabbed in undercover Florida child sexual predator sting: Sheriff

    Authorities in Florida took into custody 17 suspects in connection to an undercover child sexual predator sting, law enforcement officials said.
    By Aaron Rasmussen
  • photos
    NEWS

    Couple accused of murder, allegedly showed child photos of dead victim: police

    A couple has been charged with first-degree murder after another teenager that they were sexually abusing told police. She was shown photos of the victim's body.
    By Mack Bush
  • youtube
    NEWS

    Popular video game streamer accused of sexual assault against children, police say

    A popular video game streamer on YouTube and Twitch is accused of sexual assault against children. The suspect was arrested in Brazil last week.
    By Front Page Detective Staff
  • arkansas
    NEWS

    Arkansas mom allegedly faked adopted son's terminal illness for years, now faces criminal charges

    An Arkansas woman claimed her son was terminally ill and featured in news stories, but officials said his condition was being faked. Now, she faces criminal charges.
    By Nate Homan
  • baltimore
    NEWS

    Two young kids found decomposing in woman's trunk, aunt charged, Baltimore police say

    Baltimore police charged an aunt after the bodies of two children were found decomposing in her car's trunk, authorities say. The suspect is being held in jail.
    By Nate Homan
  • tulsa
    NEWS

    Mom of 12-year-old who walked into a hospital with 24-year-old boyfriend to give birth threw a baby shower, police say

    Police in Tulsa, Oklahoma, said the mom of a 12-year-old girl who gave birth with her 24-year-old boyfriend threw a baby shower for the couple.
    By Front Page Detective Staff
  • roswell
    COLD CASES

    Cold case solved: Georgia officials accuse convicted sex offender with raping, killing 8-year-old in 1988

    Joshua Harmon was found raped and murdered 33-years-ago in Roswell, Georgia. DNA helped police make an arrest last week in the cold-case killing.
    By Nate Homan
  • tulsa
    NEWS

    Man, 24, girl, 12, arrive at hospital to deliver their baby: ‘They walked in just like any other couple would’

    Man, 24, arrested and arraigned on a first-degree rape charge after a girl, 12, gives birth to their baby at an Oklahoma hospital, police said.
    By Aaron Rasmussen
  • fedex
    NEWS

    FedEx driver lured little girl with candy, sexually assaulted multiple children while working, authorities say

    An Oregon man is accused of sexually abusing children, several who are still unidentified, while working as a FedEx driver, authorities said.
    By Aaron Rasmussen
  • selly
    NEWS

    New Orleans mother arrested for stabbing and killing infant son, police say

    A mother in New Orleans has been charged with second-degree murder after her infant son was found dead with apparent stab wounds. She is being held on a $500,000 bond.
    By Mack Bush
  • child porn
    NEWS

    Creep posted on motherhood websites looking for child porn, had crate of kids' underwear

    A man will spend five years in prison for posting on mom blogs asking for videos of children sexual abuse. When he was arrested, he had 1,000 child pornography images.
    By Front Page Detective Staff
  • dotson
    NEWS

    Florida mom, boyfriend charged after 3-year-old dies from weeks of abuse and neglect, cops say

    'I'm just scared for us,' Florida mom texted boyfriend. Both are charged in the death of 3-year-old Jameson Nance, who reportedly died of Battered Baby Syndrome after weeks of mistreatment
    By Nate Homan
  • florida sisters found dead in a canal mother arrested for their murders
    NEWS

    Florida sisters — 7 and 9 — found dead in a canal hours apart, mother accused of their murders, cops say

    A pair of Florida sisters were found dead in a canal about eight hours apart. Their mom has now been charged in connection to their murder, police say.
    By Todd Betzold
  • offender
    MISSING

    Illinois sex offender charged in connection to disappearance of a Georgia teen

    A man from Illinois has been charged with kidnapping and trafficking in the disappearance of a 13-year-old who was taken from her Georgia home. He was registered as a sex offender.
    By Mack Bush
  • child abuse
    NEWS

    Couple allegedly caused the death of a 6-year-old, father accused of first-degree murder

    A couple in North Carolina has been charged in connection to the death of a 6-year-old child died in their care. The child's father was charged with first-degree murder.
    By Mack Bush
  • nc man assaults partner victims child tries to save her with machete
    NEWS

    Man strangles partner, victim's child uses machete to try and stop assault: report

    A North Carolina man strangled his partner at home. Police say the victim's child used a machete to try and stop the assault from happening.
    By Todd Betzold
  • month old baby beat to death mothers boyfriend charged with murder
    NEWS

    Police: 5-month-old baby beat to death, mother's boyfriend charged with murder

    A 5-month-old baby in Louisiana was beaten to death and police arrested child's mother's boyfriend on a murder charge. The victim was taken to the hospital after a seizure.
    By Todd Betzold
  • preda
    NEWS

    Texas man arrested for trying to 'prostitute' an 8-year-old child for $800 an hour, cops say

    A man in Texas is accused of trying to prostitute a child for $800 an hour, police said. He has been charged with a felony in connection to the case.
    By Mack Bush
  • pills
    NEWS

    Pennsylvania mom arrested after recruiting young daughters to sell fake Oxy pills, DA say

    Suleyka Santiago, 34, allegedly recruited her 12-year-old and 14-year-old daughters to sell fake Oxycodone pills for her that were laced with fentanyl, PA prosecutors say.
    By Mack Bush
  • outside home
    NEWS

    Man shoots peeping Tom who was looking into 10-year-old's window, report says

    A Texas man is charged after he allegedly watched a young girl through her bedroom window and touched himself. He was shot by the girl's father and was taken to the hospital.
    By Mack Bush
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    NEWS

    5-year-old Las Vegas girl dies locked in hot bedroom, mother accused of murder

    A 5-year-old Las Vegas girl was found dead while being locked in her hot bedroom. Police now say the mother has been charged in connection to her murder.
    By Todd Betzold
  • pedo
    NEWS

    Texas man arrested after sexually abusing children for more than three decades, cops say

    Aaron Von Blackwolf, 46, has been arrested and linked to five child sexual abuse cases in Irving, Texas, and dozens more nationwide. Police say the abuse spans decades.
    By Mack Bush
  • cocaine
    NEWS

    4-month-old baby dead after ingesting cocaine found in feeding bottles, parents arrested

    A young couple has been arrested after their 4-month-old baby died due to cocaine ingestion. SC Investigators say they found cocaine in the baby's feeding bottles.
    By Mack Bush
  • youth pastor
    NEWS

    Youth minister and girls basketball coach raped children between 12 and 16 years old: prosecutors

    Joshua Burton Henley, 32, was charged with child sexual abuse in three states. He worked as a youth pastor and volunteer girls basketball coach.
    By Mack Bush
  • television shows inspired true crime
    FEATURES

    Here are some TV shows inspired by real-life True Crime events. How many have you seen?

    You may have seen the TV shows, but do you know the real-life, True Crime events that inspired them? Here are some popular shows based on real crimes.
    By Taneia Surles
  • poison
    NEWS

    Canadian man accused of poisoning two toddlers, one fatally, with toxic breakfast cereal

    Authorities in Canadian have charged a man in connection with two young children eating toxic breakfast food and one dying. A posion was put in cereal, police say.
    By Aaron Rasmussen
  • shooting
    EVIDENCE LOCKER

    Shocking video: Watch the moment a suspect murders a cop on his doorstep, then strangles a child

    A police officer in Stockton, California, was shot and killed responding to a call last month. New video shows the suspect opening the door and shooting at the officer.
    By Front Page Detective Staff
  • child neglect
    NEWS

    Parents accused of severe neglect after their 1-year-old daughter dies weighing just 8 pounds

    Two parents in Texas face charges after their baby was severely malnourished and died, police say. The child weighed eight pounds at her death.
    By Aaron Rasmussen
  • georgia
    NEWS

    6-year-old dies after being found covered in bruises. Mom, boyfriend accused of murder.

    A 6-year-old boy in Georgia was found near-death and covered in bruises, according to police. The mom and her boyfriend have been charged with murder after the child's death.
    By Front Page Detective Staff
  • computer
    NEWS

    Man thought he was asking a 9-year-old's parent for child pornography. It turned out to be an FBI agent.

    A man in Arkansas pleaded guilty to a federal charge of possession of child pornography. He talked to an undercover FBI agent online to request videos of a child.
    By Dylan Wacksman
  • month old girl dies from significant head trauma father charged with murder
    NEWS

    2-month-old girl dies from 'significant head trauma,' dad accused of murder

    Police say a 2-month-old Ohio girl dies from significant head trauma. The baby's father has been charged with murder in connection to the case.
    By Todd Betzold
  • wisconsin
    NEWS

    Ex-Big Ten All-American accused of sexually assaulting 7-year-old child

    Tom Burke, a former lineman with the University of Wisconsin, was accused of raping a child. The All-America was booked into jail and released on bond.
    By Front Page Detective Staff
  • ohio
    NEWS

    Ex-church bus driver took kids on vacation, helped family find new home while he molested the children

    A former church bus driver in Ohio befriended a family and took the children on vacation as he molested the kids. He gave the family a fake name and was a sex offender.
    By Front Page Detective Staff
  • louisiana man uses candy to lure child into vehicle raped them in his home
    NEWS

    Louisiana man used candy to lure child into vehicle, took them home and raped them: cops

    A Louisiana man used candy to lure a child into his vehicle and then took them to a house where he raped them, police say. The suspect remains in jail on $500,000 bond.
    By Todd Betzold
  • ga
    NEWS

    Ex-pedatric nurse had 24K child porn images, 6K videos and admitted to distributing materials

    A former pedatric nurse admitted to distributing child pornography and will have to spend at least five years in prison. Officers found thousands of images on his computer.
    By Front Page Detective Staff
  • year old california boy dies step mother charged with murder
    NEWS

    16-year-old California boy killed, stepmother and father accused of murder, cops say

    A California teen was assaulted and killed by his step-mother. Now, police say she is charged with his murder and his father is charged with abuse.
    By Todd Betzold
  • year old utah boy crawls under bathroom stall to avoid sexual assault
    NEWS

    5-year-old escapes locker room sexual assault by slipping under the sall, police say

    A Utah man followed a 5-year-old boy into gym locker room. Police say the boy had to escape sexual assault by crawling under bathroom stall.
    By Todd Betzold
  • lice mother
    NEWS

    Indiana mother charged after lice infestation nearly kills 4-year-old daughter, police say

    A child in Indiana reportedly suffered from a life-threatening lice infestation, police say. Now, her mom was charged with child abuse in connection to the case.
    By Nate Homan
  • keyboard
    NEWS

    Boston woman who worked as a child caregiver arrested on child pornography charges: police

    The suspect admitted to receiving and sending child sexual abuse material, according to police. She was active on sittercity.com, an online marketplace for nannies in the Boston area.
    By Mack Bush
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