Officers responded to a crowd disturbance in the area and found the child sitting by himself in a car with the loaded .44-caliber handgun on the floor.
Police say an unlicensed daycare provider was charged for locking up two 3-year-olds twins while she went out to pick up other children.
Cindy Burdick admitted assaulting the four-month-old boy in her care last year; he suffered a near-fatal brain injury.
How young is too young, legally, to leave a kid home alone?
A New Jersey grand jury has refused to indict a woman known widely as the “tanning mom” after being accused of endangering her child by allegedly bringing her into a tanning booth.
Police arrested Edward Doyle after what appears to be a night of heavy drinking.
A former Essex County teacher of the year has admitted having sex with a 15-year-old boy enrolled in an honors class she taught.
“The child’s death wasn’t caused by drowning or suffocation. The child’s death was caused by acute heroin intoxication,” says DA Jack Whelan.
Patricia Crawley, 33, admitted to police that she put her newborn daughter inside the cardboard box that was left on North 27th Street a few days before Christmas, last year.
Aggravated manslaughter charges have been filed against a southern New Jersey man accused of fatally shaking a friend’s infant son.
Williams was picked up late Tuesday night in Southwest Philadelphia.
Two parents have been arrested on charges of endangering the welfare of a child after their four children were found living in deplorable conditions.
Upset and confused, a toddler was found wandering in a supermarket parking lot at 1 a.m. Friday.
A woman whose own skin is deeply bronze-colored from regular visits to a tanning salon has been accused of taking her 5-year-old daughter into a tanning booth in violation of state law, burning the girl’s skin.
Two other children, ages three and two, were discovered at home alone.