Monthly Archives: March 2012

State Keeps Death Files of Abused Children Secret

When Elisa Izquierdo, a 6-year-old, was killed by her mother in 1995, she became a symbol of a dysfunctional bureaucracy, one that allowed a drug addict to retain custody of her daughter despite numerous reports of abuse. The 1995 memorial … Continue reading

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Cops: Mother Killed Daughter Because She Felt Her Child Was ‘Evil’

LAS VEGAS (CBS Las Vegas) – Las Vegas police say that a mother fatally stabbed her daughter with scissors because she feared there was an evil presence in her child. A release on the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department’s website … Continue reading

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Cheryl Christine Mock, 20, and Jordan Joseph Brommer, 21, each are charged with six counts of child abuse resulting in great bodily injury to a child under age 5.

A Mentone couple jailed last year after the woman’s two young daughters were discovered with severe beating injuries have been offered a plea agreement by the San Bernardino County district attorney’s office, a spokesman said Monday. Cheryl Christine Mock, 20, … Continue reading

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