An Arizona Auditor General's report found Arizona's caseworkers need better training.
A report from a human rights group details family separation and abuse by U.S. authorities.
Archive columns while Hax is away.
Don't stay to change an abuser; leave to save yourself.
Older adults are often targets of scams and abuse.
The governor said while HB 2150 sponsors are "well intentioned," the bill was unacceptable.
As an adult, it's your responsibility to help stop child sexual abuse.
Both are accused of three counts of child abuse.
One case involves alleged abuse of miniature horses.
Vulnerable adults are at risk everywhere, Arizona Supreme Court rules.
The justices rejected arguments that the law was always intended to cover things like nursing homes.
A complaint filed against the Department of Homeland Security by several civil and human rights groups alleges abuse of immigrant children.
Five organizations today filed a complaint to the Department of Homeland Security on behalf of 116 unaccompanied immigrant children.
A Tucson man was sentenced to nearly 25 years in prison Wednesday after pleading guilty to two counts of producing child pornography, officials said.
PHOENIX — Six state workers associated with having nearly 6,600 reports of child abuse ignored were fired today.
An injured puppy abandoned in a Dumpster at a Sierra Vista apartment complex has prompted an investigation.
A former Tucson police officer has filed a $2 million claim against the city saying she was a victim of sexual harassment while on the force.
PHOENIX — State lawmakers agreed to create special exemptions from animal cruelty laws for farmers and ranchers despite complaints that it would ease penalties on those who abuse and beat farm animals to death.
Saturday is International Women’s Day, a 105-year-old annual call to action for women’s equality. But for many women and girls around the world, its most basic promise of freedom remains unfulfilled.
PHOENIX — A "systemic failure, a lack of accountability and transparency and bad decision making," are to blame for 6,500 cases of child abuse going uninvestigated, a special team reviewing the state CPS said in a report released today.