MCSOJennifer BarnesJennifer Barnes, 39, of Gilbert, adopted a little boy. She then allegedly committed some of the most depraved acts of child abuse we've ever heard of. They involve feces, a toothbrush, and the boy's anus.The kicker: as has been the case in several recent Valley child abuse case ... More >>
www.theoracularopinion.comThe number of food stamp recipients in Arizona has increased drastically in the past year, to the point that now more than one million people are eating government funded meals.That means about one in every six Arizonans is on food stamps.KTAR spoke with Steve Meissner f ... More >>
Phoenix police are seeking child abuse and neglect charges against the parents of a Liberian girl who was allegedly raped by four young boys in July. Investigators have submitted a request to the Maricopa County Attorney Office, which will review the reports and decide whether or not to bring c ... More >>
Flickr creative commonsHomeless woman and child.
A recent headline reported that there are now 25,000 homeless children in the Arizona public school system.
We wondered -- after reading in the Arizona Republic that this number of homeless kids is equivalent to the population of Fountain hills - ... More >>