Missouri Man Sentenced to 527 Years for Child Sexual AbuseDuring sentencing, Circuit Court Judge Wesley Dalton said Boston's case was the worst case he has seen in his career.
Alton Man Gets 40-Year Sentence for Sexual AssaultJames A. Steele, 49, was convicted by a Madison County jury on April 14,2016, of two counts of predatory criminal sexual assault of a Child in 2012.
St. Louis Man Sentenced for Beating Death of One-Year-Old StepdaughterPolice say Deonte Evans hit Jabria Phillips multiple times for taking a piece of cake.
UPDATE: Child Shot In Face In North St. LouisWas walking with parents to store when hit in the cheek.
Five-Year-Old Boy StabbedAndrew Plaster, 20, faces first-degree assault & more charges in St. Louis County
Missouri Boy Shoots Self in Groin with Grandfather's HandgunThe boy's mother and grandfather thought the boy had gone to sleep in his room when they heard a gunshot Tuesday afternoon in Imperial.
Man Arrested for Dunking Child in Hot WaterSt. Louis County police have charged a 20-year-old with abuse of a child for dunking a 4-year-old's bottom in hot water, causing 2nd-degree burns.
Man Attacks Family with Hammer and Knife; Killed by PoliceJacob Hohman, 30, went after his sister and her 12-year-old son with a knife and a claw hammer, causing them both multiple injuries.
Officials: Student Finds Gun On Ferguson School PlaygroundThe student found the weapon Wednesday morning in some mulch at Griffith Elementary School, but did not touch it.
Child Homicides Taking Toll in Kansas City Metropolitan AreaStatistically, this year's numbers aren't much worse than most in the past decade, police say. But it's the way many of the children have died that has sparked revulsion.
More Legislators Back a Renewed Death Penalty in IllinoisSome state legislators believe a heftier penalty should be set for killers of children or law enforcement.
Judge Tosses Lawsuit Against Sperm Bank Over Biracial ChildCramblett became pregnant in December 2011 through artificial insemination using sperm donated by a black man instead of the white donor whom she and her partner selected.