Two children in the region have died so far this summer after being left in cars. At least one animal has suffered the same fate.
A man and a woman face charges in Suffolk after police found two young children covered with bug bites inside a locked and filthy camper trailer.
After her 3-year-old daughter and 5-year-old son were found wandering alone in the Irongate Way area of Manassas Friday morning, Esmeralda Carolina Acosta Montoya was arrested and charged with two counts of felony child endangerment.
A York County woman faces charges of abandoning her infant daughter in a swampy, wooded area.
Two Spotsylvania County women face neglect charges after authorities removed eight children and nine pets from a residence.
A Salisbury woman has been accused of grabbing an infant by the hair and throwing him onto the floor.
A northern Virginia woman is facing sentencing for using drywall to barricade her three young daughters into a room.