SACRAMENTO, Calif. — A 35-year-old is accused of burning her stepdaughter with an iron and using a stapler on her ear, according to a spokesman for the Sacramento County Sheriff’s Department, who said deputies were informed of the alleged abuse when the 12-year-old victim told a stranger at a DMV office.
By the time you finish reading this, 15 children will have been abused; In the next five minutes, 30 more; Within the next hour, 360 more; And by tonight, close to 8,000+ children will have suffered from abuse, 5 of which will die. Child abuse has increased 134% since 1980 and is now considered a worldwide epidemic. The high jump in child abuse deaths and the shocking increase in statistics highlights the frightening lack of public knowledge.
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