KMOX 1120AM

child abuse

23-year-old Shanika M. Evans is accused of beating her 23-month-old girl to death for eating a piece of cake without permission. (Spencer Weiner-Pool/Getty Images)

Court: Toddler Beaten To Death Over Cake

Documents say parents beat their 23-month-old girl to death for eating a piece of cake without permission.

08/01/2014

Booking photo of Lacey Kertz courtesy of Jefferson County Sheriff's Department

Mother Charged in Morphine Overdose of Baby

Investigators say a 21-month-old boy died of a morphine overdose and had amphetamines, opiates and meth in his urine.

05/21/2014

Photo: Getty/David Gould

Mom of Emaciated 3-Year-Old Sentenced to 15 Years

Beth Williams was sentenced to 15 years in prison for her role in a child abuse case that left her daughter severely underweight and fighting for her life.

04/15/2014

Photo: Annie Malone Center

Former Heroin Addict Finds Parenting Help Through Annie Malone Center

April is Child Abuse Prevention Month, and Carol Daniel introduces us to a mother whose been in and out of rehab, but finally got help that appears to have changed her for good.

04/04/2014

(Getty Images)

Mother Charged With Murder In Teen’s Starvation

13-year-old son weighed just 21 pounds when he died in January.

03/25/2014

Photo: UPI/Bill Greenblatt

House Passes Bill to Lengthen Abuse Investigations

Legislation passed by the Missouri House would give social workers more time to complete investigations into child abuse and neglect.

02/28/2014

Photo/St. Clair County Sheriff's Department

Dupo Man Charged With Burning and Bruising Toddler

Prosecutors in St. Clair County have charged 24 year old Joshua Weigel

02/26/2014

South St. Louis Woman Arrested After Malnourished Children Found Locked in Closets

27-year-old Monique Winston was charged Friday with kidnapping, child abuse and child endangerment.

02/22/2014

brennan-195x146

Charlie Brennan – Friday, February 21st – Tom Stillman, STL Blues Chairman from Sochi, Russia, Olympics; Bravo TV’s Andy Cohen; Greg Echele of Family Resource Center; and Jennifer Eremeeva on Unrest in Kiev, Ukraine

Charlie with STL Blues Chrmn. and KMOX Sochi Correspondent Tom Stillman, live from the Olympics hockey arena; with Bravo TV’s Andy Cohen, Grand Marshall of 21st Beggin’ Pet Parade in STL; Charlie and Debbie talk about breaking the cycle of child abuse with Greg Echele of the Family Resource Center; and Charlie with Jennifer Eremeeva, an American writer based in Moscow, about violence in Kiev, Ukraine.

02/21/2014

File photo of a police car. (credit: Comstock/Thinkstock)

Child Beaten to Death Over “Stolen Cake”

Step-father admits to beating girl to death over a stolen piece of cake.

02/12/2014

more

Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 3,824 other followers