Child neglect

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Police: Woman Used Child In Shoplifting Scheme

Police say a 49-year-old Metro Detroit woman used her 11-year-old daughter to shoplift from an Old Navy store.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/22/2012

4 Kids Taken From Trash-Filled Trailer Home

A Michigan couple living in a trash-filled trailer have been released from jail after prosecutors refused to issue a warrant for neglect charges involving their four children.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/07/2012

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Parents Plead Guilty After Toddler Falls From Window

The parents of a 2-year-old girl who fell from a second-story window of her home in Pontiac have pled guilty to child neglect.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/24/2012

Police: Mom Arrested For Neglect After Dragging Child Down Street

A Howell mother has been arrested for child neglect after dragging her 18-month-old child down the street.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/14/2012

Parents Arrested After 3 Kids Left Home Alone

Deputies found the children, including an 8-month-old baby, when they were called to an apartment house on a report of shots fired.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/13/2012

Police: Mom Neglected Child While On Drinking Binge

A Northern Michigan woman accused of leaving her 4-year-old son alone for two days while she was on a drinking binge has been charged with child abuse.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/02/2012

Police: Small Child Left Alone For 2 Days

Police say a woman left her 4-year-old son alone in Michigan for about two days to take care of himself.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/01/2012

CDC: Child Abuse, Neglect Cost United States $124 Billion

The total lifetime estimated financial costs associated with just one year of confirmed cases of child maltreatment is approximately $124 billion, according to a report released by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/04/2012

Waterford Police Investigate Possible Child Neglect

Waterford Township Police are looking into a potential case of child neglect after a 5-year-old boy is spotted riding his bike, alone, along a busy road.