Tags Tags

Child Abuse

News and updates about Child Abuse

Newborn found abandoned in cardboard box in Acre

Baby just a few days old is in good condition, currently being cared for at Galilee Medical Center in Nahariya.

Newborn found abandoned in cardboard box in Acre

Mother, drunk, arrested on suspicion of child abuse

Police discover bruised child in rolled-up blanket, arrest mother.

Mother, drunk, arrested on suspicion of child abuse

Parents from southern Israel suspected of abusing children

Parents attempted to hide 2-year-old's bruises using makeup products, report says.

Parents from southern Israel suspected of abusing children

Police arrest daycare assistant suspected of child abuse

Parents of children at the center filed multiple complaints of abuse over the past 6 weeks, report says.

Police arrest daycare assistant suspected of child abuse

Assistant from Tel Aviv daycare arrested

Daycare assistant, age 56, arrested on suspicion of attacking infants in her care.

Assistant from Tel Aviv daycare arrested

Five daycare employees arrested in northern Israel

Police open investigation after parent files complaint claiming daycare staff threw a girl on the floor.

Five daycare employees arrested in northern Israel

Daycare assistant sentenced for beating children - 18 months imprisonment

Yelena Stravinsky will serve the sentence after she was convicted of assaulting children in the "Masha and the Bear" daycare in Petah Tikva.

Daycare assistant sentenced to 18 months for beating children

Ma'ale Adumim nursery teacher arrested on suspicion of abusing children

Teacher in Ma'ale Adumim daycare arrested on suspicion of abusing helpless children.

Nursery teacher arrested on suspicion of abusing children

Mother who caused infant severe brain damage let off with light sentence

Woman who injected infant with insulin, causing severe and irreversible brain damage, receives nine months of community service, 1k fine.

Mother who caused infant severe brain damage gets light sentence

Children were hit in their sleep, forced to eat off the floor

Abuse by daycare director and her daughter included beating a sleeping infant, forcing children to eat off the floor 'like animals.'

Children were hit in their sleep, forced to eat off the floor

Petah Tikva daycare director, teacher arrested for child abuse

Women arrested on sup suspicion of violence against toddlers at daycare center.

Petah Tikva daycare director, teacher arrested for child abuse

Father and girlfriend arrested for suspected child abuse

Father and girlfriend arrested for locking children into a room, beating them, and starving them.

Father and girlfriend arrested for suspected child abuse

Daycare assistant sentenced to two years in prison

Assistant at 'Baby Love' daycare run by Carmel Mauda sentenced to prison, ordered to pay compensation to victims' parents.

Daycare assistant sentenced to two years in prison

Manipulating a child’s simple faith

Anywhere else in the world, the international community would have been outraged by the use of child soldiers. Op-ed.

Manipulating a child’s simple faith

Gush Etzion daycare worker suspected of child abuse

In Gush Etzion, a daycare worker is arrested on suspicion of child abuse, manager is detained for questioning.

Gush Etzion daycare worker suspected of child abuse

Tel Aviv court convicts daycare provider of attacking and abusing children

Daycare provider is convicted of child abuse, attack by a responsible party. 'Incidents are ugly but most aren't criminal,' attorney says.

Tel Aviv court convicts daycare provider of child abuse

Police arrest mother suspected of starving infant daughter

Infant whose mother is suspected of starving her 'is a year-and-a-half old, and weighs as much as a newborn,' top doctor says.

Police arrest mother suspected of starving infant daughter

Convicted child abuser & daycare manager Carmel Mauda enters prison

Mauda will remain behind bars for almost a decade.

Convicted child abuser Carmel Mauda enters prison

150 sex abuse lawsuits filed against NY Jewish institutions under Child Victims Act

Since Child Victims Act of 2019, at least 150 child sex abuse lawsuits filed against Jewish institutions in New York.

150 sex abuse lawsuits filed against NY Jewish institutions

Mother indicted for purposely burning child

Child calls his mother a 'swine' - and gets a hot teaspoon to his neck.

Mother indicted for purposely burning child

Daycare closed after staff suspected of child abuse

Sharon-region daycare center ordered closed for two months after recording devices raise questions of abuse.

Daycare closed after staff suspected of child abuse

Child-abusing daycare provider sentenced to 9.5 years in prison

Operator of 'Baby Love' daycare, Carmel Mauda, sentenced to 9.5 years in prison for abusing nearly a dozen babies and toddlers.

Child-abusing daycare provider sentenced to 9.5 years in prison

Abusive daycare provider to be sentenced

Court expected to hand Carmel Mauda, who abused children in her daycare, several years behind bars.

Abusive daycare provider to be sentenced

Daycare assistant reported abuse - and got a criminal record

Daycare assistant who exposed severe child abuse in Rosh Ha'ayin daycare is left with a criminal record - for not reporting the abuse.

Daycare assistant reported abuse - and got a criminal record

Indictment against daycare worker accused of beating children

Caregiver accused of abuse against year and a half to 2-year-old children at daycare center.

Indictment against daycare worker accused of beating children

Ashkelon: Daycare employee arrested on suspicion of child abuse

Footage from daycare security camera shows toddler may have suffered abuse at the hands of his daycare teacher.

Daycare employee arrested on suspicion of child abuse

Parents of infant brought to ER detained for questioning

Three-month-old is brought to Ashkelon emergency room - and her parents are detained for questioning.

Parents of infant detained for questioning

Jerusalem: Parents arrested on suspicion of child abuse

Police arrest parents after hospital reports serious injuries to toddler; parents deny allegations.

Parents arrested on suspicion of child abuse

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.

Court delays hearing on abusive daycare assistants

Principal of Sanhedria school addresses abuse crisis

"A child who experiences a break-in to their home, or a child who experiences a sexual assault, it is hard to return him to a normal life"

Principal of Sanhedria school addresses abuse crisis player

Baby dies after suspected abuse by his parents

Four-month-old baby boy who was brought to Ashkelon Hospital dies. Parents suspected of abuse, causing brain damage to the child.

Baby dies after suspected abuse by his parents

Parents suspected of abusing 4-month-old son held in prison

Remand extended for parents from town near Ashkelon suspected of causing "irreversible" brain damage to their son.

Parents suspected of abusing 4-month-old son held in prison

Brooklyn rabbi accused of child molestation, Joel Kolko, dies of COVID-19

Joel Kolko, a 74-year-old former teacher at Brooklyn Jewish school who was accused of abusing students, dies of coronavirus infection.

Brooklyn rabbi accused of child molestation dies of COVID-19

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.

Trial of daycare owner suspected of abuse begins

Child abuse suspected at daycare in northern Israel

Police open investigation after parents suspect abuse at Haifa childcare center.

Abuse suspected at daycare in northern Israel

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

Suspects brought for extension of arrest as police open investigation into vandalism of childcare site.

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

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.

Suspicion: Daycare employees hit kids, threw them on mattresses

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.

Indictment: Women slapped, threw, and dragged children

A kick and a slap on the back: Footage from the 'wipes game' daycare

Court okays publication of footage from 'wipes game' Ramle childcare center.

A kick and a slap on the backplayer

Children who stayed at Nazi-run children's home 'came back sicker than when they left'

Nazis who killed children ran German children’s homes after the war, report finds.

'The children came back sicker than when they left'