Pearl Sinthia Fernandez, 29, and Isauro Aguirre, 32, each face one count of capital murder with the special circumstance of torture, according to the Los Angeles County District Attorney's Office.
An 8-year-old Palmdale boy's torture death has child abuse investigators searching for ways to save other children from a similar fate.
The head of Los Angeles’ child welfare services admitted Thursday that his social workers made a mistake in the handling of a Palmdale case in which an 8-year-old boy was killed.
A county panel will investigate the failure of social workers to remove an 8-year-old Palmdale boy from his home before his domestic violence death.
The Department of Child and Family Services released documents Wednesday that reveal how a Palmdale boy's beating death could have been avoided.
The apparent abuse death of a Baldwin Park toddler, whose father has been charged with his murder, has renewed questions about LA County Department of Children and Family