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Court delays hearing on Ramle daycare assistants who threw wipes at children

Court delays hearing on Ramle daycare assistants who threw wipes at children

'G-d should take you for what you did to our children,' parents scream at daycare assistants accused of abuse.Arutz Sheva Staff, 23/02/2021 13:57
Survey: Haredi population has lost faith in police

Survey: Haredi population has lost faith in police

A new survey shows that overwhelming percentages of the Haredi community view police as a threat.Arutz Sheva Staff, 24/01/2021 21:33
No more shame: Abuse and infidelity in the Jewish home

No more shame: Abuse and infidelity in the Jewish home

Even in the "best of homes" there may be secrets lurking. Shifra is a survivor.Judy Simon, 08/01/2021 12:18
Orthodox community’s battle against COVID-induced rise in abuse

Orthodox community’s battle against COVID-induced rise in abuse

Amudim records unprecedented 69% rise in new caseloads since the start of pandemic and the subsequent lockdownsArutz Sheva Staff, 21/12/2020 07:08
Baby hospitalized in serious condition; father arrested

Baby hospitalized in serious condition; father arrested

Father is from a moshav near Ashkelon. Welfare authorities already dealing with case.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/11/2020 10:59
Belated justice for haredi special needs man abused by Arab

Belated justice for haredi special needs man abused by Arab

Arab worker who systematically abused fellow employee at Shufersal in Gush Etzion will now be indicted for abuse rather than assault.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/11/2020 08:43
Trial of Carmel Mauda, daycare owner suspected of abuse, begins

Trial of Carmel Mauda, daycare owner suspected of abuse, begins

Carmel Mauda, daycare owner suspected of abusing children, denies charge against her as trial begins.Arutz Sheva Staff, 16/09/2020 14:59
Child abuse suspected at daycare in northern Israel

Child abuse suspected at daycare in northern Israel

Police open investigation after parents suspect abuse at Haifa childcare center.Arutz Sheva Staff, 19/08/2020 16:59
Vandalism at childcare center: 'Burn in hell, monsters'

Vandalism at childcare center: 'Burn in hell, monsters'

Suspects brought for extension of arrest as police open investigation into vandalism of childcare site.Arutz Sheva Staff, 19/08/2020 12:16
Suspicion: Staff hit the children, and threw them on mattresses

Suspicion: Staff hit the children, and threw them on mattresses

Five childcare workers arrested on suspicion of abuse. 'It was natural that we brought our twins there, we trusted her,' father says.Arutz Sheva Staff, 19/08/2020 10:05
Preschool teacher from central Israel suspected of abusing children

Preschool teacher from central Israel suspected of abusing children

Parents file complaint after footage shows possible abuse by preschool teacher.Arutz Sheva Staff, 18/08/2020 14:06
Indictment: Women slapped, threw, and dragged children attending childcare center

Indictment: Women slapped, threw, and dragged children attending childcare center

Prosecutor submits indictment against four assistants at childcare center in Ramle, charging them with abuse and attack on minors.Arutz Sheva Staff, 17/08/2020 17:23
Owner of Ramle 'wipes game' preschool released to house arrest

Owner of Ramle 'wipes game' preschool released to house arrest

Owner of Ramle preschool released to house arrest, footage shows preschool's assistants hit children, invented new 'game.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 31/07/2020 12:28
Bedouin Arab attacks girlfriend for wearing short pants

Bedouin Arab attacks girlfriend for wearing short pants

Bedouin Arab violently attacks girlfriend, smashes her phone, after she arrives in short pants.Arutz Sheva Staff, 29/07/2020 11:42
Ashdod parent: 'Preschool teacher tied my son to a chair'

Ashdod parent: 'Preschool teacher tied my son to a chair'

Police investigate claim that 50-year-old preschool teacher tied child to a chair.Arutz Sheva Staff, 22/07/2020 20:45
No more shame: Abuse and infidelity in the Jewish home

No more shame: Abuse and infidelity in the Jewish home

Even in the 'best of homes,' there may be secrets lurking. Shifra is a survivor.Judy Simon, 17/07/2020 13:20
Daycare provider in Jerusalem suspected of abusing children

Daycare provider in Jerusalem suspected of abusing children

Recording shows daycare provider cursed, yelled at, and may have beaten children in her care.Arutz Sheva Staff, 22/06/2020 15:03
England: 104% rise in number of men abused by women during coronavirus shutdown

England: 104% rise in number of men abused by women during coronavirus shutdown

Dramatic spike in number of domestic abuse cases against men during coronavirus outbreak, statistics show.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/06/2020 15:12
Abuse filmed at daycare center

Abuse filmed at daycare center

Daycare center assistant arrested after security camera catches her using force to get toddler to lie down during nap time.Arutz Sheva Staff, 13/02/2020 16:49
Court indicts daycare provider who threw baby on a rug

Court indicts daycare provider who threw baby on a rug

'He didn't want to go to her, when he heard her he became very agitated,' baby's father says.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/02/2020 12:40
France: Single mother suffocates baby to death on 1st birthday

France: Single mother suffocates baby to death on 1st birthday

French 'devoted' single mother marks daughter's first birthday by suffocating her to death.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/02/2020 10:30
Child abuse suspected in Rosh Ha'ayin preschool

Child abuse suspected in Rosh Ha'ayin preschool

Police open investigation after preschool assistants report child abuse by preschool teacher.Arutz Sheva Staff, 28/01/2020 08:37
7 men sue 2 NY Jewish day schools for alleged abuse by teacher

7 men sue 2 NY Jewish day schools for alleged abuse by teacher

Two Orthodox Jewish schools in New York sued by seven former students over abuse by teacher later convicted of child molestation.Josefin Dolsten, JTA, 06/09/2019 17:29
'The prosecutor spits in the face of the victim'

'The prosecutor spits in the face of the victim'

Arab employees at Shufersal supermarket suspected of abusing special-needs haredi worker to be released to house arrest.Arutz Sheva Staff, 29/08/2019 10:14
Father of abused worker: I cried like never before

Father of abused worker: I cried like never before

Father of special needs supermarket worker abused by Arab coworkers recounts how he found out about his son's suffering.Arutz Sheva Staff, 28/08/2019 22:32
Arrest of suspects in Shufersal abuse case extended

Arrest of suspects in Shufersal abuse case extended

Police asked 7-day extension but court gave 3 days. Suspects will then be freed to house arrest under restrictive conditions.Arutz Sheva Staff, 27/08/2019 15:37
Woman indicted for attempting to murder son

Woman indicted for attempting to murder son

Resident of Netanya threatens to harm herself and blame her husband, attempts to murder 4-year-old son.Arutz Sheva Staff, 26/08/2019 15:25
'The 5-year-old was found tied in the shower, covered in blood'

'The 5-year-old was found tied in the shower, covered in blood'

Court extends arrest of Arab parents whose 5-year-old daughter was found bound and covered in blood.Arutz Sheva Staff, 13/08/2019 14:46
Police open investigation into Bnei Brak daycare

Police open investigation into Bnei Brak daycare

Investigation opened after passerby alerts police to possible abuse in daycare.Arutz Sheva Staff, 13/08/2019 10:34
'Arson suspect has no connection to daycare parents'

'Arson suspect has no connection to daycare parents'

Attorney for teen suspected of setting fire to abusive daycare worker's home says suspect has 'no connection' to daycare parents.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/07/2019 14:08
Ending the party of abuse

Ending the party of abuse

Israel is a safe haven for pedophiles, and every other week a daycare worker is accused of abuse. Here is a possible solution. Opinion.Chana Roberts, 05/07/2019 11:58
No more shame: Abuse and infidelity in the Jewish home

No more shame: Abuse and infidelity in the Jewish home

Even in the "best of homes" there may be secrets lurking. Shifra is a survivor.Judy Simon, 05/07/2019 01:12
Amudim helps abuse victims combat deadly silence

Amudim helps abuse victims combat deadly silence

International organization fights community tendency to sweep societal ill under carpet.Arutz Sheva Staff, 28/05/2019 18:46
Mother who gave children insulin indicted

Mother who gave children insulin indicted

Mother who injected infant with insulin charged with five counts of attacking a minor, one count of abusing a minor.Arutz Sheva Staff, 19/08/2018 16:51
Ex-principal fleeing abuse charges fit for extradition hearing

Ex-principal fleeing abuse charges fit for extradition hearing

Malka Leifer fled to Israel in 2008 amid allegations she sexually abused students; wanted on 74 charges of child sexual abuse in Melbourne.Mordechai Sones - JTA, 14/08/2018 19:16
Report: Mother who injected insulin also beat her children

Report: Mother who injected insulin also beat her children

Mother beat her children with thick rods, investigation shows.Arutz Sheva Staff, 25/07/2018 13:46
North Carolina mom tries to poison sons

North Carolina mom tries to poison sons

Police arrest, imprison mother after she mixed lighter fluid into sons' drink.Arutz Sheva Staff, 28/06/2018 16:47
Texas: Police arrest two women after identifying dead toddler

Texas: Police arrest two women after identifying dead toddler

Texas police identify 4-year-old Jayden Lopez, arrest his mother and her girlfriend.Arutz Sheva Staff, 22/06/2018 12:12
'She threw babies on the floor multiple times'

'She threw babies on the floor multiple times'

Daycare assistant who smothered infant identified after indictment charges her with manslaughter, multiple accounts of child abuse.Reut Hadar, 11/06/2018 14:41
Haredi rabbis push to drop complaint against violent teacher

Haredi rabbis push to drop complaint against violent teacher

Haredi student calls police, files complaint against teacher who hit him, but parents drop complaint under pressure from local rabbis.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/06/2018 10:47
Daycare assistant will be charged with manslaughter

Daycare assistant will be charged with manslaughter

Petah Tikva daycare assistant who suffocated infant will be charged with manslaughter, reports say.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/06/2018 08:49
Lesbian mom who drove off cliff was drunk, police say

Lesbian mom who drove off cliff was drunk, police say

Investigations show at least two children were sedated when a drunk lesbian mother drove her family off a California cliff in March.Arutz Sheva Staff, 16/04/2018 08:40
Lesbian moms committed homicide-suicide, investigations suggest

Lesbian moms committed homicide-suicide, investigations suggest

Car crash investigations suggest lesbian 'couple' had history of abuse, intentionally killed their adopted children.Arutz Sheva Staff, 04/04/2018 12:00
US: Parents dump hot cooking oil on teen who refused marriage

US: Parents dump hot cooking oil on teen who refused marriage

Muslim immigrants from Iraq abuse daughter for refusing arranged marriage which would have brought the family $20,000.Arutz Sheva Staff, 26/03/2018 10:09
A different approach for treating victims of abuse, neglect

A different approach for treating victims of abuse, neglect

Jerusalem campus pioneers new approach for treating abused children.JTA, 10/03/2018 19:09
'It's criminal to use child actors in domestic violence ad'

'It's criminal to use child actors in domestic violence ad'

MK Shasha-Biton says using children to promote women's organizations' agenda is a crime, notes statistics on children abused by mothers.Arutz Sheva Staff, 27/11/2017 13:39
Wife hits husband, forces emergency landing

Wife hits husband, forces emergency landing

Woman explores sleeping husband's smartphone, starts hitting him.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/11/2017 11:20
J'lem preschool assistant charged with hitting 4-year-old

J'lem preschool assistant charged with hitting 4-year-old

Police interrogate preschool assistant, after mother complains child was hit.Yedidya Ben-Or, 28/09/2017 10:06
Chabad leaders: Report child abuse to secular authorities

Chabad leaders: Report child abuse to secular authorities

Chabad rabbis rule Jewish law permits abusers to be reported directly to non-Jewish authorities, say no reason to ask rabbi first.JTA, 20/09/2017 13:26
Baby-throwing mother: A voice told me to do it

Baby-throwing mother: A voice told me to do it

Abusive mother's lawyer says she 'suffers postpartum depression,' then lists in her favor symptoms of schizophrenia. Abusive, or just ill?Arutz Sheva Staff, 06/08/2017 00:04
Condition of infant tossed from car improves

Condition of infant tossed from car improves

Infant does not need operation, authorities extend mother's arrest.Uzi Baruch, 04/08/2017 11:36
NY woman and son murder husband, then dump acid on his face

NY woman and son murder husband, then dump acid on his face

Divorcing wife kills husband, gets grown children to help in murder, mutilation, and hiding of the body.Arutz Sheva Staff, 26/07/2017 15:24
The basement of horrors in Jerusalem

The basement of horrors in Jerusalem

Allegations of sexual assault, abuse, and incest as uncle, nephew arrested for subjecting teen to years of torment in family basement.David Rosenberg, 04/07/2017 13:56
Police arrest parents suspected of abusing baby

Police arrest parents suspected of abusing baby

Hadera couple in their 20s finds themselves arrested on suspicion of abusing, neglecting infant.Ido Ben Porat, 30/06/2017 08:25
Officer given only 10-day detention for abusing haredi soldier

Officer given only 10-day detention for abusing haredi soldier

According to the complaint, officer slammed haredi youth's head against the wall for no reason.Arutz Sheva Staff, 25/05/2017 11:43
Daycare manager interrogated by police

Daycare manager interrogated by police

Baby arrives at hospital unconscious, tests show skull fracture.Shlomo Pyutrikovsky, 26/04/2017 07:49
Indictment filed against haredi traffic blockers

Indictment filed against haredi traffic blockers

Jerusalem District Attorney files indictment against nine haredi protesters.Shlomo Pyutrikovsky, 09/04/2017 14:14