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FOX 59 Indianapolis
IPS school waited several days to file DCS report about 5-old being touched inappropriatelyInd. – Indianapolis Public Schools says one of their schools waited several day
IPS school waited several days to file DCS report about 5-old being touched inappropriately
FOX 59 Indianapolis / Posted 6 days ago
Ind. – Indianapolis Public Schools says one of their schools waited several days to file a report with the Indiana Department of Child Services after learning of allegations that a five-year-old was inappropriately touched on school... Read more
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FOX 59 Indianapolis
IPS mom says school waited 3 days to file DCS report about 5-old being touched inappropriatelyInd. – An Indianapolis Public Schools parent says her daughter’s school waited
IPS mom says school waited 3 days to file DCS report about 5-old being touched inappropriately
FOX 59 Indianapolis / Posted 6 days ago
Ind. – An Indianapolis Public Schools parent says her daughter’s school waited three days to file a report with the Indiana Department of Child Services after learning of allegations that a five-year-old was inappropriately touched on school... Read more
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WRTV Indianapolis
Indianapolis mother sentenced to 15 years in prison for death of 1-oldson, Elijah Polk, 20 months, died October 29, 2014 due to complications from bl
Indianapolis mother sentenced to 15 years in prison for death of 1-old
WRTV Indianapolis / Posted 6 days ago
son, Elijah Polk, 20 months, died October 29, 2014 due to complications from blunt force trauma to the abdomen. Indiana Department of Child Services records show months before Polk’s death, Miller took the child to the hospital for a broken left... Read more
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WRTV Indianapolis
Carmel teen details alleged abuse by parents in court documentswatches to see if he or his siblings have misbehaved. The camera system was sei
Carmel teen details alleged abuse by parents in court documents
WRTV Indianapolis / Posted 8 days ago
watches to see if he or his siblings have misbehaved. The camera system was seized by police The Johnsons are in jail charged with child neglect and obstruction of justice. All six of their children are in the care of Department of Child Serv... Read more
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FOX 59 Indianapolis
Court docs: Carmel couple hid food from 72-pound malnourished teenagermore educated around the issue of child maltreatment, and that in itself would
Court docs: Carmel couple hid food from 72-pound malnourished teenager
FOX 59 Indianapolis / Posted 8 days ago
more educated around the issue of child maltreatment, and that in itself would be huge help,” Runkle said. Indiana’s Department of Child Services offers a free online tutorial in spotting and reporting child abuse. You can watch that tutorial... Read more
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WRTV Indianapolis
Teachers could face regular background checkspart of a plea agreement, then the educator must also surrender their teacher’s
Teachers could face regular background checks
WRTV Indianapolis / Posted 9 days ago
part of a plea agreement, then the educator must also surrender their teacher’s license as part of the plea agreement. The Department of Child Services should inform a school if one of its employees or volunteers is the subject of a substantiated... Read more
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FOX 59 Indianapolis
Carmel parents charged with child neglect after malnourished runaway son is locatedfor being physically injured and malnourished. All six children were placed in
Carmel parents charged with child neglect after malnourished runaway son is located
FOX 59 Indianapolis / Posted 10 days ago
for being physically injured and malnourished. All six children were placed in protective custody through the Indiana Department of Child Services. On August 30, Quantae Johnson, 40, and Brandee Johnson, 42, were arrested on two felony counts... Read more
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WRTV Indianapolis
Carmel couple accused of abusing 2 of 6 kidsa 13-year-old, was also malnourished and suffering from physical injuries consi
Carmel couple accused of abusing 2 of 6 kids
WRTV Indianapolis / Posted 10 days ago
a 13-year-old, was also malnourished and suffering from physical injuries consistent with abuse. All six children were placed in the care of the Department of Child Services. The Johnsons were booked into the Hamilton County Jail on a $25,000 b... Read more
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FOX 59 Indianapolis
Convicted rapist charged with child molesting in Bloomingtonand being listed on the registered sex offender list, but he denied the most re
Convicted rapist charged with child molesting in Bloomington
FOX 59 Indianapolis / Posted 11 days ago
and being listed on the registered sex offender list, but he denied the most recent charges. Police and the Indiana Department of Child Services were notified of the alleged incident after the victim told a staff member at her school that it... Read more
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13 WMAZ Macon
Man who didn't get teaching job accused of sending dead animals to schooljob. So, he harassed the man who was hired, as well as the man's fiancée, the d
Man who didn't get teaching job accused of sending dead animals to school
13 WMAZ Macon / Posted 14 days ago
job. So, he harassed the man who was hired, as well as the man's fiancée, the documents allege. Tarrants called the Department of Child Services several times claiming the man hired for the job was having sex with an underage student and... Read more
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FOX Carolina
Southern Indiana man sent dead skunks to rival for teaching job, police saythe Springs Valley School Corporation in French Lick, but the school district h
Southern Indiana man sent dead skunks to rival for teaching job, police say
FOX Carolina / Posted 14 days ago
the Springs Valley School Corporation in French Lick, but the school district hired another man. Shortly after that, the Department of Child Services began receiving complaints against that man, accusing him of having sex with students and... Read more
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FOX 12 Oregon
Southern Indiana man sent dead skunks to rival for teaching job, police saythe Springs Valley School Corporation in French Lick, but the school district h
Southern Indiana man sent dead skunks to rival for teaching job, police say
FOX 12 Oregon / Posted 14 days ago
the Springs Valley School Corporation in French Lick, but the school district hired another man. Shortly after that, the Department of Child Services began receiving complaints against that man, accusing him of having sex with students and... Read more
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Newsmax
Man Mails Dead Skunks, Raccoon to Rival After Not Getting Jobof white spray paint and clothing with the paint were found at Tarrants’ addres
Man Mails Dead Skunks, Raccoon to Rival After Not Getting Job
Newsmax / Posted 14 days ago
of white spray paint and clothing with the paint were found at Tarrants’ address. Tarrants is also accused of calling the Department of Child Services several times to accuse the male victim of abusing students and his fiancee’s daughter as well... Read more
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Eyewitness News 3 Hartford
Southern Indiana man sent dead skunks to rival for teaching job, police saythe Springs Valley School Corporation in French Lick, but the school district h
Southern Indiana man sent dead skunks to rival for teaching job, police say
Eyewitness News 3 Hartford / Posted 14 days ago
the Springs Valley School Corporation in French Lick, but the school district hired another man. Shortly after that, the Department of Child Services began receiving complaints against that man, accusing him of having sex with students and... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Indiana man mailed dead skunks to rival who got coaching job he wanted: documentsIt Will Not Stop," documents said. Investigators also believe that Tarrants pl
Indiana man mailed dead skunks to rival who got coaching job he wanted: documents
Chicago Tribune / Posted 14 days ago
It Will Not Stop," documents said. Investigators also believe that Tarrants placed four phone calls to the Indiana Department of Child Services, making claims that the teacher/coach was having sex with an underage student and was sexually... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Man who didn’t get teaching job accused of sending dead animals to schooljob. So, he harassed the man who was hired, as well as the man's fiancée, the d
Man who didn’t get teaching job accused of sending dead animals to school
Detroit Free Press / Posted 14 days ago
job. So, he harassed the man who was hired, as well as the man's fiancée, the documents allege. Tarrants called the Department of Child Services several times claiming the man hired for the job was having sex with an underage student and... Read more
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Daily Journal
Man who didn’t get teaching job accused of sending dead animals to schooljob. So, he harassed the man who was hired, as well as the man's fiancée, the d
Man who didn’t get teaching job accused of sending dead animals to school
Daily Journal / Posted 14 days ago
job. So, he harassed the man who was hired, as well as the man's fiancée, the documents allege. Tarrants called the Department of Child Services several times claiming the man hired for the job was having sex with an underage student and... Read more
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Daily Record
Man who didn’t get teaching job accused of sending dead animals to schooljob. So, he harassed the man who was hired, as well as the man's fiancée, the d
Man who didn’t get teaching job accused of sending dead animals to school
Daily Record / Posted 14 days ago
job. So, he harassed the man who was hired, as well as the man's fiancée, the documents allege. Tarrants called the Department of Child Services several times claiming the man hired for the job was having sex with an underage student and... Read more
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The Clarion-Ledger
Man who didn’t get teaching job accused of sending dead animals to schooljob. So, he harassed the man who was hired, as well as the man's fiancée, the d
Man who didn’t get teaching job accused of sending dead animals to school
The Clarion-Ledger / Posted 14 days ago
job. So, he harassed the man who was hired, as well as the man's fiancée, the documents allege. Tarrants called the Department of Child Services several times claiming the man hired for the job was having sex with an underage student and... Read more
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Elmira Star-Gazette
Man who didn’t get teaching job accused of sending dead animals to schooljob. So, he harassed the man who was hired, as well as the man's fiancée, the d
Man who didn’t get teaching job accused of sending dead animals to school
Elmira Star-Gazette / Posted 14 days ago
job. So, he harassed the man who was hired, as well as the man's fiancée, the documents allege. Tarrants called the Department of Child Services several times claiming the man hired for the job was having sex with an underage student and... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
Man who didn’t get teaching job accused of sending dead animals to schooljob. So, he harassed the man who was hired, as well as the man's fiancée, the d
Man who didn’t get teaching job accused of sending dead animals to school
The Arizona Republic / Posted 14 days ago
job. So, he harassed the man who was hired, as well as the man's fiancée, the documents allege. Tarrants called the Department of Child Services several times claiming the man hired for the job was having sex with an underage student and... Read more
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York Daily Record
Man who didn’t get teaching job accused of sending dead animals to schooljob. So, he harassed the man who was hired, as well as the man's fiancée, the d
Man who didn’t get teaching job accused of sending dead animals to school
York Daily Record / Posted 14 days ago
job. So, he harassed the man who was hired, as well as the man's fiancée, the documents allege. Tarrants called the Department of Child Services several times claiming the man hired for the job was having sex with an underage student and... Read more
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WAVE 3 Louisville
Southern Indiana man sent dead skunks to rival for teaching job, police saythe Springs Valley School Corporation in French Lick, but the school district h
Southern Indiana man sent dead skunks to rival for teaching job, police say
WAVE 3 Louisville / Posted 14 days ago
the Springs Valley School Corporation in French Lick, but the school district hired another man. Shortly after that, the Department of Child Services began receiving complaints against that man, accusing him of having sex with students and... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
Man accused of mailing dead animals to school job winnerIt Will Not Stop," documents said. Investigators also believe that Tarrants pl
Man accused of mailing dead animals to school job winner
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 14 days ago
It Will Not Stop," documents said. Investigators also believe that Tarrants placed four phone calls to the Indiana Department of Child Services, making claims that the teacher/coach was having sex with an underage student and was sexually... Read more
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FOX 11 Tucson
Man accused of mailing dead animals to school job winnerIt Will Not Stop," documents said. Investigators also believe that Tarrants pl
Man accused of mailing dead animals to school job winner
FOX 11 Tucson / Posted 14 days ago
It Will Not Stop," documents said. Investigators also believe that Tarrants placed four phone calls to the Indiana Department of Child Services, making claims that the teacher/coach was having sex with an underage student and was sexually... Read more
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CBS Baltimore
Man Accused Of Mailing Dead Animals To School Job WinnerIt Will Not Stop,” documents said. Investigators also believe that Tarrants pl
Man Accused Of Mailing Dead Animals To School Job Winner
CBS Baltimore / Posted 14 days ago
It Will Not Stop,” documents said. Investigators also believe that Tarrants placed four phone calls to the Indiana Department of Child Services, making claims that the teacher/coach was having sex with an underage student and was sexually... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Man accused of mailing dead animals to school job winnerIt Will Not Stop," documents said. Investigators also believe that Tarrants pl
Man accused of mailing dead animals to school job winner
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 14 days ago
It Will Not Stop," documents said. Investigators also believe that Tarrants placed four phone calls to the Indiana Department of Child Services, making claims that the teacher/coach was having sex with an underage student and was sexually... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Man accused of mailing dead animals to school job winnerIt Will Not Stop," documents said. Investigators also believe that Tarrants pl
Man accused of mailing dead animals to school job winner
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 14 days ago
It Will Not Stop," documents said. Investigators also believe that Tarrants placed four phone calls to the Indiana Department of Child Services, making claims that the teacher/coach was having sex with an underage student and was sexually... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Man accused of mailing dead animals to school job winnerIt Will Not Stop," documents said. Investigators also believe that Tarrants pl
Man accused of mailing dead animals to school job winner
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 14 days ago
It Will Not Stop," documents said. Investigators also believe that Tarrants placed four phone calls to the Indiana Department of Child Services, making claims that the teacher/coach was having sex with an underage student and was sexually... Read more
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CBS Sports
Man sends dead skunks, raccoon to the guy who beat him out for a coaching jobcontained a dead raccoon contained a message that read, "RESIGN! IT WILL NOT ST
Man sends dead skunks, raccoon to the guy who beat him out for a coaching job
CBS Sports / Posted 14 days ago
contained a dead raccoon contained a message that read, "RESIGN! IT WILL NOT STOP." Tarrants also allegedly contacted the Department of Child services to make claims that the victim was engaged in a sexual relationship with an underage student,... Read more
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KAIT Jonesboro
Man accused of mailing dead animals to school job winnerIt Will Not Stop," documents said. Investigators also believe that Tarrants pl
Man accused of mailing dead animals to school job winner
KAIT Jonesboro / Posted 14 days ago
It Will Not Stop," documents said. Investigators also believe that Tarrants placed four phone calls to the Indiana Department of Child Services, making claims that the teacher/coach was having sex with an underage student and was sexually... Read more
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KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches
Man accused of mailing dead animals to school job winnerIt Will Not Stop," documents said. Investigators also believe that Tarrants pl
Man accused of mailing dead animals to school job winner
KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches / Posted 14 days ago
It Will Not Stop," documents said. Investigators also believe that Tarrants placed four phone calls to the Indiana Department of Child Services, making claims that the teacher/coach was having sex with an underage student and was sexually... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Man accused of mailing dead animals to school job winnerIt Will Not Stop," documents said. Investigators also believe that Tarrants pl
Man accused of mailing dead animals to school job winner
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 14 days ago
It Will Not Stop," documents said. Investigators also believe that Tarrants placed four phone calls to the Indiana Department of Child Services, making claims that the teacher/coach was having sex with an underage student and was sexually... Read more
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KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau
Man accused of mailing dead animals to school job winnerIt Will Not Stop," documents said. Investigators also believe that Tarrants pl
Man accused of mailing dead animals to school job winner
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted 14 days ago
It Will Not Stop," documents said. Investigators also believe that Tarrants placed four phone calls to the Indiana Department of Child Services, making claims that the teacher/coach was having sex with an underage student and was sexually... Read more
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FOX Carolina
Man accused of mailing dead animals to school job winnerIt Will Not Stop," documents said. Investigators also believe that Tarrants pl
Man accused of mailing dead animals to school job winner
FOX Carolina / Posted 14 days ago
It Will Not Stop," documents said. Investigators also believe that Tarrants placed four phone calls to the Indiana Department of Child Services, making claims that the teacher/coach was having sex with an underage student and was sexually... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Man accused of mailing dead animals to school job winnerIt Will Not Stop," documents said. Investigators also believe that Tarrants pl
Man accused of mailing dead animals to school job winner
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 14 days ago
It Will Not Stop," documents said. Investigators also believe that Tarrants placed four phone calls to the Indiana Department of Child Services, making claims that the teacher/coach was having sex with an underage student and was sexually... Read more
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KXXV Waco
Man accused of mailing dead animals to school job winnerIt Will Not Stop," documents said. Investigators also believe that Tarrants pl
Man accused of mailing dead animals to school job winner
KXXV Waco / Posted 14 days ago
It Will Not Stop," documents said. Investigators also believe that Tarrants placed four phone calls to the Indiana Department of Child Services, making claims that the teacher/coach was having sex with an underage student and was sexually... Read more
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Eyewitness News 3 Hartford
Man accused of mailing dead animals to school job winnerIt Will Not Stop," documents said. Investigators also believe that Tarrants pl
Man accused of mailing dead animals to school job winner
Eyewitness News 3 Hartford / Posted 14 days ago
It Will Not Stop," documents said. Investigators also believe that Tarrants placed four phone calls to the Indiana Department of Child Services, making claims that the teacher/coach was having sex with an underage student and was sexually... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Man passed over for job allegedly mails dead skunks, raccoon to successful applicantIt Will Not Stop," documents said. Investigators also believe that Tarrants pl
Man passed over for job allegedly mails dead skunks, raccoon to successful applicant
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 14 days ago
It Will Not Stop," documents said. Investigators also believe that Tarrants placed four phone calls to the Indiana Department of Child Services, making claims that the teacher/coach was having sex with an underage student and was sexually... Read more
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WRTV Indianapolis
Man arrested, accused of making threats, sending dead animalscoaching basketball at the Springs Valley School Corporation. He did not get th
Man arrested, accused of making threats, sending dead animals
WRTV Indianapolis / Posted 14 days ago
coaching basketball at the Springs Valley School Corporation. He did not get the position. Police say Tarrants called the Department of Child Services four times, claiming the other man engaged in sexual relationships with students and his... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
He didn't get a job so he 'mailed dead skunks and a raccoon to the man who did'It Will Not Stop," documents said. Investigators also believe that Tarrants pl
He didn't get a job so he 'mailed dead skunks and a raccoon to the man who did'
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 15 days ago
It Will Not Stop," documents said. Investigators also believe that Tarrants placed four phone calls to the Indiana Department of Child Services, making claims that the teacher/coach was having sex with an underage student and was sexually... Read more
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CBS News
Ind. man passed over for job accused of mailing dead animals to person chosenIt Will Not Stop,” documents said. Investigators also believe that Tarrants pl
Ind. man passed over for job accused of mailing dead animals to person chosen
CBS News / Posted 15 days ago
It Will Not Stop,” documents said. Investigators also believe that Tarrants placed four phone calls to the Indiana Department of Child Services, making claims that the teacher/coach was having sex with an underage student and was sexually... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Man accused of mailing dead animals to school job winner"Resign! It Will Not Stop," documents said. Investigators also believe Tarrant
Man accused of mailing dead animals to school job winner
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 15 days ago
"Resign! It Will Not Stop," documents said. Investigators also believe Tarrants placed four phone calls to the Indiana Department of Child Services, making claims the teacher/coach was having sex with an underage student and was sexually... Read more
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FOX 59 Indianapolis
Indiana man accused of harassing man hired instead of him, mailing dead animalsreceived voicemails, threatening to kill the man’s fiancé and her baby. Invest
Indiana man accused of harassing man hired instead of him, mailing dead animals
FOX 59 Indianapolis / Posted 15 days ago
received voicemails, threatening to kill the man’s fiancé and her baby. Investigators also believe Tarrants called the Department of Child Services several times, claiming that the male victim engaged in a sexual relationship with an underage... Read more
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Daily Mail
Man accused of mailing dead animals to school job winnerIt Will Not Stop,' court documents said. Investigators also believe that Tarra
Man accused of mailing dead animals to school job winner
Daily Mail / Posted 15 days ago
It Will Not Stop,' court documents said. Investigators also believe that Tarrants placed four phone calls to the Indiana Department of Child Services, making claims that his rival was having sex with an underage student and was sexually abusing... Read more
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The News & Observer
What a stinker: Man accused of sending 4 dead skunks and a raccoon to job winnerthat said, “Resign! It Will Not Stop.” Investigators also believe that Tarrant
What a stinker: Man accused of sending 4 dead skunks and a raccoon to job winner
The News & Observer / Posted 15 days ago
that said, “Resign! It Will Not Stop.” Investigators also believe that Tarrants placed four phone calls to the Indiana Department of Child Services, making claims that the teacher/coach was having sex with an underage student and was sexually... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Indiana man accused of mailing dead animals to job winnerIt Will Not Stop,” documents said. Investigators also believe that Tarrants pl
Indiana man accused of mailing dead animals to job winner
Calgary Sun / Posted 15 days ago
It Will Not Stop,” documents said. Investigators also believe that Tarrants placed four phone calls to the Indiana Department of Child Services, making claims that the teacher/coach was having sex with an underage student and was sexually... Read more
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FOX 59 Indianapolis
Mother arrested for allegedly leaving young children in hot car while in Indy doctor’s officecar. She was reportedly crying, sweating and had wet clothing on. After the ch
Mother arrested for allegedly leaving young children in hot car while in Indy doctor’s office
FOX 59 Indianapolis / Posted 17 days ago
car. She was reportedly crying, sweating and had wet clothing on. After the children were checked out and cooled down, the Department of Child Services was notified. The children were then placed into the care of a family member. Hypes faces two... Read more
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FOX 16 Little Rock
Foster Care System in Desperate Need of HomesEach year, the Department of Child Services removes thousands of Arkansas kids
Foster Care System in Desperate Need of Homes
FOX 16 Little Rock / Posted 17 days ago
Each year, the Department of Child Services removes thousands of Arkansas kids from neglectful and abusive homes, but there are limited places for those kids to go. "We need a lot more homes open across the state, some counties don't have any open... Read more
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WREG-TV Memphis
Mother overdosed with baby in car, police sayhere when everything happened, but since Frazier lives in DeSoto county, the ca
Mother overdosed with baby in car, police say
WREG-TV Memphis / Posted 17 days ago
here when everything happened, but since Frazier lives in DeSoto county, the case is being handed over to the Mississippi Department of Child Services. A quick check shows she had some traffic violations in Shelby County, but its unclear what —... Read more
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