Recent MN Child Abuse In The News (would daycare or crisis nurseries have prevented these sad stories?)

February 20, 2016 in Child Death, Crime and Courts, Public Policy by Mike Tikkanen

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2.28.16 Minneapolis, Curtis Cannon to serve 45 year prison sentence for sexual abuse of six month old baby

2.18.16, Minneapolis 2 more child abuse cases filed against Children’s Theatre and Donahue

2.18.16 MN 70,000 Child Abuse cases reported in 2014

2.11.16 Anoka, 2 year old Cameron Lange dies from injuries in day care

2.10.16, Minneapolis MN Supreme Court upholds conviction in murder conviction of Amanda Peltier in death of 4 year old Eric Dean

2.9.16 Eagan, Johanna Beeler sentenced in death of infant grandson

2.9.16 Grand Rapids, Trial for Emory James Jenkins begins in abusive death of 2 month old son

2.5.16, Minneapolis, MN counties still lack 24/7 child abuse response

2.4.16  Anoka, Toddler dies from injuries in day care, state suspends license

1.8.16 Minneapolis  Father arrested in assault of 21 month old Rae’Ana Hall

1.6.16 Ramsey County, Austiin Gustafson pleads guilty to killing 3 month old 

1.5.16 Minneapolis, 22 month old Rae’Ana Hall in critical condition with life threatening injuries (broken ribs, fractured pelvis and head injuries apparentlyh the cause of a strong force) while in the care of her father.

1.5.16 MN Vikings Adrian Peterson reflects on violent death of his 2 year old son, beating his boy and violence in his own life.  USA Today

1.4.16 St Cloud 22 month old Billy Rebel Chapman Died of multiple blunt-force injuries & being investigated as a homicide. Star Tribune

12.30.15 Blooming Prairie MN Cory Stucky Charged in alcohol related manslaughter death of 8 week old son Myles Stucky.  

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