A Lauderhill woman who babysits her 6-year-old brother after school has been charged with child neglect after the boy was hospitalized for second-degree burns Thursday night.
The Broward County Medical Examiner’s office has determined that Dontrell Melvin, whose skeleton was found buried in the backyard of a Hallandale Beach home, died as a result of a homicide.
A woman reportedly found passed out behind a dumpster was charged after police discover her young daughter covered in urine, feces and dirt.
A Miami Gardens mother will stay in jail on a charge of child neglect after one of her children was found wandering the streets alone.
Miami Gardens Police arrested a mother Tuesday evening after officers found her two year old son wandering the streets alone.
Hallandale Beach police say human remains have been found in the backyard of a home where the parents of a missing toddler used to live.
The mother of a six-year-old boy who was found wandering in the streets of Little Havana “scared and crying” says she realizes she made a mistake leaving him home alone.
Miami Police arrested a woman who admitted to leaving her child home alone in the middle of the night. Rosa Gomez, 33, was arrested and charged with child neglect after her six-year-old son, Carlos, was found wandering the streets of Little Havana.
Two South Florida parents looking to spend a night alone at a casino now face charges of child neglect after their 20 month old child was found sleeping alone in a hotel room.
Four Miami children found living in filth in apartment have been taken away from their parents by the Department of Children and Families.