Child Abuse

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Berthoud Police Officer Fired In Child Abuse Case

A Berthoud police officer who was arrested by Loveland police for allegedly punching and kicking his teenage daughter has been fired by the town manager after the police chief was put on leave pending the outcome of an investigation.


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Teacher In Commerce City Faces Child Abuse Allegations

A Dupont Elementary School teacher is accused of grabbing a student, pushing him against a wall and then dragging him down the hallway.


Lorinda Bailey, left, and Wayne Sperling, right (credit: CBS)

Special Investigator Assigned To Child Abuse Case Involving 4 Siblings

A special investigator has been assigned to a shocking case of child abuse in Denver after four siblings were found living in deplorable conditions.


Lorinda Bailey, left, and Wayne Sperling, right (credit: CBS)

Children At Center Of Abuse Investigation May Struggle To Adapt To Outside World

Four children who were found malnourished and unable to speak according to their expected development level may have a tough time adjusting to the outside world.


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Expert: Malnourished Boys Face Long Recovery

Four undernourished Colorado boys who were living in squalor and unable to speak face a long and uncertain path to recovery, an expert said, but there is at least some hope for their future.


Lorinda Bailey, left, and Wayne Sperling, right (credit: CBS)

Parents Of Malnourished Boys Make Court Appearance

A Denver couple accused of starving their four young sons and keeping them in a filthy apartment strewn with cat feces, urine and flies have been advised of felony child abuse charges against them.


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Police Find Malnourished Children Surrounded By Feces

A Denver couple has been arrested after their four children were found living in filth.


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More Charges For School Bus Driver Accused Of DUI With Students On Board

There is a long list of new charges for a school bus driver accused of driving drunk with students on board.


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Woman Who Allegedly Made Up Stabbing Story Formally Charged

A mother who claimed she and her child were stabbed on a bike path is facing charges after police say she made the story up.


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Father Charged In Death Of Son Who Fell Out Of Truck

A father who is suspected of failing to restrain his young son who fell out of the truck and died has been charged with child abuse.