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Alison Rosa of East Hartford. Photo courtesy of East Hartford Police.

East Hartford Mother Charged With Abusing Her Disabled Child

East Hartford Police say 29-year-old Alison Rosa faces charges including first degree assault of a disabled person, abuse, risk of injury to a minor, and cruelty to persons.


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Woman Accused Of Abusing Child In Her Care

(VERNON,Conn./CBS Connecticut)  –  Vernon Police have arrested  24 year old Manchester woman accused of abusing an 18 month old  she was caring for.Doctors at Connecticut Children’s Medical Center  notified police and the Department of Children […]


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Bill Toughens Penalty For Failure To Report Child Abuse

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Teachers, school administrators and other mandated reporters of child abuse could face a felony charge under certain circumstances for not reporting mistreatment, under a bill moving through the Connecticut General Assembly. […]


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Plainfield Man Charged With Abusing 3-month-old

A Plainfield man was charged with abusing his 3-month-old child.


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Danbury Nanny Pleads Not Guilty To Charges Of Burning Girl On Stove

Police say Lidia Quilligana was caught on a hidden camera force-feeding and abusing a 3-year-old girl by pressing her hands and leg against a stove burner.


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2 Charged In West Haven Child Abuse Case

(West Haven, Conn./CBS Connecticut) – A man and woman from West Haven are facing charges of child abuse involving the woman’s three-year-old son. Police officials say the arresest of 27-year-old Steven Lopez and 19-year-old Monika […]


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15-Year-Old Boy Accused Of Selling Explicit Photos Of Female Students

A 15-year-old student at Exeter High School is facing charges of distribution of child sexual abuse images after being accused of selling graphic, explicit photos of female classmates.


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Police: Man Punches 3-Month-Old Son In Head, Fractures Skull

A New Hampshire man is accused of abusing his 3-month-old son after severely after breaking several of the child’s bones.


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Blumenthal: End Blanket Exemptions For Sports Leagues

(East Hartford, Conn./CBS Connecticut) – Later today, Senator Richard Blumenthal will be joined by advocates for victims of domestic violence, child advocates, and medical experts in calling on the major sports leagues to be held […]


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Police: 2-month-old Suffers Life-threatening Abuse

A 24-year-old Groton resident is accused of abusing a 2-month-old child.