2018 Memorial List: USA

Lists for the USA are organized by state; states are grouped by census region (Midwest, South, West, etc.). If you are holding a vigil in the USA, you may prefer to focus on filicides that occurred in your state or, if your state has a low population, your region.

USA (692 Total)

Midwest (169)

Illinois (34)

(Baby) McKay, age Newborn, June 1983, thrown to the delivery room floor by his father.
Aaron Norman, age 10, December 1987, abused and denied medical care by his parents.
Samuel Linares, age 16 months, April 1989, ventilator shut off by his father.
Orachanee Anderson, age 22, January 1998, beaten and starved by her mother and stepfather.
Shirley Harrison, age 74, December 2001, shot by her husband.
Alex Pavlis, age 6, November 2003, beaten to death by his adoptive mother.
Katherine McCarron, age 3, May 2006, suffocated by her mother.
M.E., age 13, November 2006, starved and deprived of medical care by his parents.
Maxwell Eyer, age 2, December 2007, beaten by his father and neglected by his mother.
Jaylen Brown, age 13, May 2008, died from diabetes left untreated by his parents.
Louis Lockett, age 73, July 2010, shot by his wife.
Matthew Degner, age 14, September 2011, neglected by his mother.
Darnell Hunter Jr., age 18, February 2013, neglected and starved by his father.
Alex Spourdalakis, age 13, June 2013, poisoned and stabbed by his mother and godmother.
Robert Meredith Jr., age 55, September 2013, beaten by his brother.
Samantha Marcus, age 17, June 2014, strangled by her father.
Francis Stack, age 48, August 2014, shot by his father in a murder-suicide.
Joan Stack, age 82, August 2014, shot by her father in a murder-suicide.
Mary Stack, age 57, August 2014, shot by her husband in a murder-suicide.
Raashanai Coley, age 11, September 2014, beaten and starved by her mother.
Lori Decker, age 45, March 2015, starved by her husband.
Courtney Liltz, age 55, June 2015, poisoned by her adoptive mother.
Kathryn Burroughs, age 35, September 2015, suffocated by her father in a murder-suicide.
Daniel Joost, age 18, February 2016, strangled by his father in a murder-suicide.
Jeffrey Rak, age 58, February 2016, beaten by his son.
Jazmine Walker, age 6 months, May 2016, starved and neglected by her mother.
Mark Mellor, age 31, October 2016, stabbed by his wife.
Danny Fernandez, age 66, December 2016, beaten by his stepdaughter.
Erin Leinweber, age 58, January 2017, stabbed and suffocated by her husband.
Kentae Williams, age 10, April 2017, set on fire by her brother-in-law and father-in-law.
Johnnie Ervin, age 67, June 2017, stabbed by his son.
Shirley Ervin, age 69, June 2017, stabbed by her son.
Peggy Schroeder, age 53, July 2017, shot by her daughter.
Marion Reynolds, age 22, August 2017, neglected and starved by her grandparents.

Indiana (17)

“Baby Doe”, age 6 days, April 1982, died when his parents decided not to treat a treatable birth defect.
Brandon Sims, age 4, 1992, beaten by his mother.
Casey Axsom, age 25, May 2006, starved by her mother.
Christian Chaote, age 13, April 2009, beaten by his father and stemother.
Payton Ettinger, age 4, May 2010, starved by his mother.
Michael Elkins, age 25, January 2012, neglected by his mother.
Linda Kelley, age 18, August 2014, neglected by her parents.
Hayden Dukes, age 4, January 2015, beaten by his father.
Owen Collins, age 3, January 2015, beaten to death by his parents.
Justin Kirby, age 26, September 2015, shot by his wife.
Adilynn Moseman, age 5, January 2016, starved by her parents.
William Lamar, age 74, July 2016, shot by his wife in a murder-suicide.
Brayson Price, age 5, November 2016, killed by his mother and her boyfriend.
Cameron Hoopingarner, age 9, February 2017, starved by his guardians.
Davarion Davis, age 12, May 2017, refused medical treatment by his mother.
Donita Elliott, age 47, August 2017, shot by her husband.
Barbara Wilmes, age 80, February 2018, shot by her husband in a murder-suicide.

Iowa (8)

Timothy Boss, age 10, February 2000, beaten to death by his adoptive parents.
Cora Okonski, age 23, April 2000, beaten to death by her fiance.
Gabriel McFarland, age 4 months, April 2014, shaken and beaten by his father.
Gracie Buss, age 4, June 2015, beaten by her mother’s boyfriend.
Kimberly Stern, age 27, June 2015, shot by her father.
Natalie Finn, age 16, October 2016, starved by her mother.
Marilyn Miller, age 83, January 2017, shot by her husband in a murder-suicide.
Sabrina Ray, age 16, May 2017, tortured and starved by her family.

Kansas (1)

Adrian Jones, age 7, November 2015, beaten and starved by his parents.

Michigan (34)

Rishonda Jones, age 15, February 1988, neglected by her mother.
Carrie Day, age 22, January 1992, starved and neglected by her mother.
Michael Messenger, age Newborn, February 1994, ventilator shut off by his father.
Danielle Tucker, age 4, December 1995, pushed down a flight of stairs by her adoptive mother.
Calista Springer, age 16, February 2008, died in a house fire because her father and stepmother had tied her to her bed.
Shylae Thomas, age 9, April 2009, starved by her aunt.
Grace Carlson, age 13, July 2010, poisoned by her mother in a murder-suicide.
Ruth Pyne, age 51, May 2011, bludgeoned and stabbed by her son.
Chad Jackson, age 25, July 2011, starved by his mother.
Yolanda Reese-Brooks, age 40, October 2012, neglected by her husband.
Herman Ritchey Jr., age 70, October 2012, starved and denied medical care by his daughter and son-in-law.
Ramsay Scrivo, age 32, January 2014, drugged and strangled by his mother.
Hannah Hoag, age 18 months, March 2014, life support monitor turned off by her mother and suffocated.
Albert Franklin, age 67, July 2014, neglected by his girlfriend and her niece.
Jenhyla Simms, age 6, November 2014, left in the bathtub to drown by her mother.
Daryne Gailey, age 29, November 2014, throat cut by his mother.
Charley Hendrick, age 7 months, November 2014, beaten by her grandmother.
Martin Duram, age 46, May 2015, shot by his wife.
Nicholas Richett, age 20, June 2015, shot by his father in a murder-suicide.
Debra Mae Shelton, age 61, June 2015, neglected by her husband.
21-year-old man, age 21, June 2015, died when he drank antifreeze and his mother denied him medical care.
Harold Grise, age 68, November 2015, beaten by his nephew and left on the floor to die.
Hannah Warner, age 16, November 2015, starved and neglected by her mother.
Gregory Cortis, age 68, December 2015, beaten to death with a crowbar by his wife.
Donald Nieman, age 89, December 2015, beaten and strangled by his son.
Holly Lozon, age 57, January 2016, shot by her husband in a murder-suicide.
Ava Cole, age 8 months, May 2016, thrown by her father, causing a fatal head injury.
Theron Leonard, age 24, August 2016, stabbed by his mother.
Margaret Sanford, age 73, August 2016, shot by her husband.
Vickie Balogh, age 57, October 2016, starved to death by her sons.
Sonia Riang, age 45, December 2016, stabbed by her daughter.
Scott McCallum, age 55, January 2017, abandoned by his caregiver.
Murray Upshaw, age 40, May 2017, shot by his son.
Grant Heckman, age 28, June 2017, shot by his father in a murder-suicide.

Minnesota (9)

Raya Donagi, age 6 months, August 2003, throat slit by her mother.
Lakesha Victor, age 10, August 2006, starved to death by her mother and her mother’s boyfriend.
Michael Becht Jr., age 10, July 2009, poisoned by his mother.
Kendrea Johnson, age 6, December 2014, committed suicide by hanging, or possibly was murdered, after her foster mother denied her mental health care.
Caryl Vanzo, age 90, January 2015, neglected by her son.
Seth Johnson, age 7, March 2015, abused, starved, and denied medical treatment by his adoptive parents.
Jessica Cunningham, age 15, February 2016, shot by her brother in a murder-suicide.
Kira Friedman, age 2, June 2016, drowned by her foster father.
Vanessa Danielson, age 36, September 2017, burned alive by her boyfriend.

Missouri (13)

Megan McCullar, age 2, September 2001, bludgeoned by her foster mother.
Hannah Davenport, age 6, January 2005, starved by her mother.
Criste Reimer, age 47, August 2007, thrown from a balcony by her husband.
Howard Spracher, age 67, June 2012, starved and beaten by his girlfriend.
Brian Daniels, age 46, April 2013, shot by a man hired by his boyfriend.
Shirley Neumann, age 77, October 2013, possibly thrown off a balcony by her daughter.
Billy Ray Young, age 52, March 2014, starved by his brother and sister-in-law.
Dane Hathman, age 6, August 2014, shot by his babysitter.
Betty Rowland, age 86, October 2014, killed by her husband.
Emily Perrin, age 4, April 2016, smothered by her mother.
Austin Anderson, age 19, August 2016, Denied food, water, and life-saving medication by his mother.
Theresa Smothers, age 87, December 2016, starved and neglected by her daughter.
Savannah Leckie, age 16, August 2017, killed by her birth mother.

North Dakota (2)

Aidan Bossingham, age 12, January 2014, starved and denied medical treatment by his mother.
Bruce Simmons, age 58, January 2014, neglected by his brother.

Ohio (29)

Noah Simpson, age 2, December 1991, suffocated by his mother.
Hannah Carroll, age 6, September 1992, burned with bleach by her brother and had the injuries neglected by her adoptive parents until she died.
Noah Carroll, age 3, November 1992, probably smothered by his brother.
Mollie Carroll, age 3, December 1992, probably smothered by her brother.
Josiah Carroll, age 12, June 1993, smothered by his older brother.
Matthew Richmond, age 12, January 1997, burned with scalding water, and then denied medical treatment, by his mother’s boyfriend.
Sarah Naylor, age 27, September 2005, shot by her mother in a murder-suicide.
Marcus Fiesel, age 3, August 2006, died from being wrapped in a blanket and left in a closet for three days.
Jorene White, age 46, July 2010, neglected by her husband.
Cynthia Cline, age 51, November 2010, stabbed by her boyfriend.
Makayla Norman, age 14, March 2011, neglected by her mother.
Isaac Brothers-Bartholomew, age 18 months, November 2012, starved by his parents.
Tia Jones, age 12, February 2013, denied medical care by her parents.
Blanche Cowan, age 100, March 2014, died from neglect when she was left alone by her daughter with only her disabled son to care for her.
Samauri Page, age 14, November 2014, died from starvation and diabetes left untreated by his father.
Rosemary Vincent, age 58, December 2014, neglected by her cousin until she died of pneumonia.
Rachele Tyburski, age 26, March 2015, suffocated by her mother.
David Matwiju, age 64, June 2015, starved by his wife.
Geraldine Chandler, age 84, October 2015, neglected by her caregivers.
Mary Fields, age 67, October 2015, died of a stroke brought on by her sister’s neglect.
Johnny Richards, age 63, November 2015, stabbed by his daughter.
Richard Brichacek, age 63, December 2015, neglected and starved by his family.
Harmony Carsey, age 2, January 2016, probably beaten and neglected by her mother.
Cynthia Busch, age 24, March 2016, shot by her mother in a murder-suicide.
Cathy Evans, age 65, April 2016, shot by her husband in a murder-suicide.
Mindy Speck, age 21, August 2016, poisoned with insulin by her mother.
Tyler Caudill, age 6, November 2016, murdered by his mother and her boyfriend.
Dylan Davis, age 11, November 2017, suffocated when his grandfather restrained him.
Jordan Rodriguez, age 5, December 2017, beaten and denied medical care by his mother and her boyfriend.

South Dakota (3)

L’Naya White, age 6 months, June 2015, raped and beaten by her mother’s boyfriend.
Brayden Otto, age 7, November 2016, strangled by his uncle.
Carol Simon, age 48, November 2016, strangled by her son.

Wisconsin (19)

Matthew Rosio, age 11, October 1990, starved by his mother.
Terrance Cottrell, Jr., age 8, August 2003, suffocated while restrained during an exorcism conducted by his mother and pastor.
Madeline Neumann, age 11, March 2008, died from diabetes left untreated by her parents.
Kyle Dutter, age 12, November 2008, shot by his father in a murder-suicide.
Betty Erickson, age 81, March 2009, shot by her husband in a murder-suicide.
Parion Williams, age 16 months, July 2009, denied medical care by his mother.
Matthew Graville, age 27, July 2012, beaten by his half-brother.
Adrian Colon, age 4, April 2013, left alone by his mother and died in a house fire.
Alexis Colon, age 4, April 2013, left alone by his mother and died in a house fire.
Damien Veraghen, age 9, January 2014, drugged and suffocated by his mother in a murder-suicide.
June Lang, age 75, March 2014, shot by her husband.
Aiden Archer, age 3, June 2015, beaten by his mother’s boyfriend.
Harold Ambrosius, age 89, June 2015, died in an arson fire set by his caregiver.
Maxwell Peterson, age 16, July 2015, throat cut by his father in a murder-suicide.
Michael Furst, age 24, March 2016, starved by his mother.
Amber Perry, age 6, March 2017, died from diabetes left untreated by her caregivers.
Shakira Hicks, age 35, June 2017, burned alive by her brother.
Antonio Di Stasio, age 4, September 2017, burned alive by his mother.
Julia Whitmore, age 27, September 2017, strangled by her father in a murder-suicide.

Northeast (110)

Connecticut (10)

Michelle Sandor, age 14, September 1982, shot by her mother.
Scott Sandor, age 11, September 1982, shot by his mother.
Maggie Caraballo, age 38, August 2003, beaten by her sister.
Susan Simonetti, age 56, January 2014, neglected by her brother.
Krystyna Waszynski, age 86, May 2014, strangled by her son.
Anja Dewees, age 45, May 2014, neglected and beaten by her husband.
Michaelina Simonetti, age 93, September 2014, neglected and starved by her son.
Robert Libby, age 94, November 2016, neglected and starved by his son.
Robert Jones, age 61, February 2017, beaten by his niece.
Matthew Tirado, age 17, February 2017, starved and beaten by his mother.

Maine (2)

Logan Marr, age 5, January 2001, restrained to a high chair and suffocated by her foster mother.
Benjamin McLatchie, age 22, April 2010, shot by his father in a murder-suicide.

Massachusetts (10)

Rebecca Riley, age 4, December 2006, poisoned by her parents.
Raelynn Mascal, age 2, May 2007, beaten by her mother.
Isaiah Buckner, age 10, July 2013, cause of death unknown; probably abused and neglected by his family.
Lucas Braman, age 1, February 2014, died from being restrained in a heavy weighted blanket by his caregivers.
Lee Del Ratez, age 40, January 2015, neglected by his brother and sister.
Izaltina King, age 86, March 2015, fell to the floor and died after her son let her lie there for 24 hours without help.
Cheryl Young, age 55, June 2015, stabbed by her boyfriend in front of her five-year-old granddaughter.
Maria Branco, age 78, April 2016, beaten, neglected, and starved by her son.
Elizabeth Lackey, age 85, September 2017, beaten by her grandson.
Frank Lackey, age 89, September 2017, beaten by his grandson.

New Hampshire (4)

Justin Blair, age 8, March 1996, bludgeoned by his father with a hammer.
Sandra Blair, age 36, March 1996, bludgeoned by her husband with a hammer.
Brielle Gage, age 3, November 2014, beaten by her mother.
Katherine Lavoie, age 49, December 2014, shot by her husband in a murder-suicide.

New Jersey (8)

Susan Shea, age 19, October 1991, shot by her father.
James Cummings Jr., age 46, November 1999, stabbed by his father.
Nikolas Chavez III, age 3, November 2005, beaten to death by his godfather.
Caden Rivera, age 2, April 2009, beaten by her mother’s boyfriend.
Wendy Garland, age 33, July 2010, neglected by her family.
Teyshawn Young, age 3, September 2010, beaten by his mother’s boyfriend.
Mary Driscoll, age 94, May 2014, beaten and left to die by her granddaughter.
Barbara Martone, age 81, January 2017, shot by her husband in a murder-suicide.

New York (33)

Tara Kelly, age 9, September 1985, died from abuse by her mother’s boyfriend.
Lorraine Miranda, age 24, December 1988, strangled and stabbed by her fiance.
Julie Kirisits, age 23, October 1990, beaten, strangled, and stabbed by her mother.
Daniel Leubner, age 13, September 1999, died of smoke inhalation in a fire set by his mother.
Stephanie Ramos, age 8, July 2003, most likely abused by her mother.
Angelica Auriemma, age 20, November 2003, drowned in the bathtub after her mother tried unsuccessfully to electrocute her.
Ulysses Stable, age 12, November 2006, had his throat cut by his father.
Laura Cummings, age 23, January 2010, tortured and smothered by her mother and half-brother.
Jude Mirra, age 8, February 2010, poisoned by his mother.
Kenneth Holmes, age 12, July 2010, shot by his mother in a murder-suicide.
Marchella Brett-Pierce, age 4, September 2010, neglected, starved, and beaten by her mother and grandmother.
Rene Vera, age 38, March 2011, stabbed and smothered by his mother.
Julie Cirella, age 8, July 2011, asphyxiated by her mother.
James Thompson, age 42, June 2012, starved by his niece.
Alayah-Rose Savarese, age 8, June 2012, neglected by her mother and her mother’s boyfriend.
Gabriel Philby-Zetzsche, age 22, July 2012, stabbed and bludgeoned by his mother.
Jessie Dziomba, age 19, March 2013, denied medical treatment by his adoptive parents.
Jamielynn Bleakley, age 36, March 2013, beaten, strangled, and left outside to die by her fiance.
Melissa Torres, age 32, August 2013, asphyxiated by her boyfriend.
Hope Ruller, age 93, December 2014, unknown cause of death, but her daughter neglected her and left her body in her room for fourteen months.
Rebecca Cutler, age 26, February 2016, stabbed by her boyfriend.
Maddox Lawrence, age 22 months, February 2016, beaten to death with a baseball bat by her father.
Roberta Rybinski, age 51, March 2016, stabbed by her boyfriend.
Patricia Myers, age 69, April 2016, killed by her nephew.
Barbara Getman, age 39, August 2016, beaten by her boyfriend.
Faith Wilson, age 10 months, November 2016, had her head slammed into the changing table by her father.
John Owings, age 65, November 2016, poisoned by his wife.
Michael Guzman, age 5, January 2017, died of a phenobarbital overdose; his parents are suspected by police.
Jeffrey Franklin, age 16, March 2017, murdered by his adoptive parents.
Kathy Smith, age 59, May 2017, stabbed by her husband.
Micah Gee, age 3, July 2017, beaten by a caregiver.
Olivia Gee, age 2, July 2017, beaten by a caregiver.
Nicole Beilman, age 27, October 2017, shot by her father in a murder-suicide.

Pennsylvania (39)

Eric Bernstein, age 2, May 1987, shot by his mother.
Malanie and Medhini Paul, age 48, June 1990, shot by her husband in a murder-suicide.
Medhini Paul, age 17, June 1990, shot by her father in a murder-suicide.
Tausha Lanham, age 7, April 1998, starved by her mother.
Sean Hurtt, age 14, June 2001, bludgeoned to death by his stepfather.
Brahim Dukes, age 18, December 2001, neglected and starved by his stepmother.
Scott Olsen, age 29, November 2003, starved to death by his sister.
Brittany Legler, age 15, May 2004, died from a heart attack caused by a beating from her mother.
Mary Sawyer, age 79, June 2004, drugged and suffocated by her daughter.
Donna Spadea, age 59, June 2005, abused, starved, and poisoned by her caregiver.
Abubakar Nadama, age 5, August 2005, died from botched chelation therapy.
Jason Ritzert, age 30, November 2005, set on fire, then strangled by his roommates.
Danieal Kelly, age 14, August 2006, starved and neglected by her mother.
Fabian Duque, age 16, November 2009, shot by his father.
Emily Molin, age 85, August 2010, deliberately run over by a car driven by her son.
JaQuinn Brewton, age 3, July 2011, beaten and burned by his godmother and her boyfriend.
Barbara Rabins, age 70, August 2011, neglected by her caregivers.
Constance Johnston, age 76, February 2013, stabbed by her grandson.
Robert Gensiak, age 32, March 2013, neglected and starved by his family.
Victoria Hines, age 58, April 2013, starved and neglected by her boyfriend.
Jake Harkins, age 10, September 2013, shot by his father in a murder-suicide.
Edward O’Brien Jr., age 92, September 2013, neglected and denied medical treatment by his son.
Nathalyz Rivera, age 3, September 2013, starved by her parents.
Mickey Liposchok, age 52, December 2013, shot by his father in a murder-suicide.
Luke Schlemmer, age 3, April 2014, drowned by his mother.
Daniel Schlemmer, age 6, April 2014, drowned by his mother.
Jarrod Tutko, Jr., age 9, July 2014, starved by his parents.
William Collins, age 92, December 2014, beaten to death by his housemates.
Cyrus Buskirk, age 8, January 2015, died from diabetes left untreated by his mother.
Ellen Jackson, age 66, February 2015, froze to death when her daughter left her alone in her unheated house.
Jessie McCrimmon, age 43, July 2015, neglected by his girlfriend.
Elaine Latshaw, age 76, August 2015, neglected by her son and daughter-in-law.
Sally Nelson, age 63, November 2015, beaten and neglected by her daughter and her daughter’s boyfriend.
David Fuhrman, age 54, November 2015, starved and neglected by his housemates.
Grace Packer, age 14, October 2016, beaten, poisoned, raped, and choked by her mother and her mother’s boyfriend.
Rebecca Benight, age 73, January 2017, poisoned by her husband.
Lorraine Smith, age 53, May 2017, shot by her husband in a murder-suicide.
Mason Blum, age 2, November 2017, left in the bathtub to drown by his mother.
Adeline Hill, age 66, January 2018, shot by her daughter’s boyfriend.

Vermont (4)

Charles Billis, age 57, July 2009, killed by his wife in a deliberate car crash.
Gertrudes Alwardt, age 82, July 2012, bludgeoned by her son.
Isaac Robitille, age 13, August 2014, poisoned with alcohol by his mother and her boyfriend.
Jeffrey Kittredge II, age 20, July 2016, neglected by his father and stepmother.

South (262)

Alabama (9)

Mason Scott, age 6, August 2008, burned alive by his mother.
Marcus Hill, age 4, December 2010, beaten by his stepfather.
Gloria Martin, age 55, January 2012, stabbed by her nephew.
Mary Swierzewski, age 59, July 2013, shot by her father in a murder-suicide.
Randle Barrow, age 8, December 2013, drowned by his mother, who then killed herself.
James Hill, age 33, February 2016, stabbed by his roommate.
Billie Jo Quintier, age 52, June 2016, neglected by her housemate.
Erica Parsons, age 13, September 2016, probably died from abuse by her adoptive parents.
Carolyn Croucher, age 70, November 2017, beaten by her son.

Arkansas (5)

Linda Helton, age 45, January 1986, shot by her mother.
Molly Holt, age 10, November 2003, burned to death in a house fire because she had been chained to her bed by her parents.
Joseph Johnson Jr., age 14 months, June 2013, scalded with hot water by his father.
Malik Drummond, age 2, December 2015, killed by his father.
Alex Santiago, age 21, January 2017, bludgeoned with a baseball bat and stabbed with a sword by his brother.

Florida (61)

Emily Gilbert, age 73, March 1985, shot by her husband.
Anita Spearman, age 48, November 1985, bludgeoned to death by a hit man hired by her husband.
Patricia McNeely, age 32, April 1989, killed by her father in a murder-suicide.
Shane Graham, age 10, July 2000, neglected and abused by his mother.
Alex Boucher, age 3, September 2000, suffocated while restrained in a blanket by his adoptive father.
Eva Visco, age 74, December 2000, shot by her husband.
Luzie Wilson, age 67, February 2003, shot by her husband in a murder-suicide.
Debbie Burns, age 40, August 2004, shot by her sister.
Peggy Mehrman, age 79, May 2008, poisoned by her caregiver.
Margaret Benjo, age 76, June 2008, shot by her husband.
Roberta Laws, age 46, February 2009, strangled by her boyfriend.
Wesley Lawson, age 39, March 2010, neglected and starved by his mother.
Deondray Ashe, age 1, June 2010, beaten by his stepfather.
Tia McShane, age 7, August 2010, cause of death unknown; her mother hid her body in a storage unit.
Romana Bones, age 13, June 2011, starved and neglected by her mother.
Christina Sneary, age 14, August 2011, shot by her foster sister.
Evan Watkins, age 4, September 2011, beaten by his mother’s boyfriend.
Cordero Webber Jr., age 5 months, November 2011, abused and neglected by his parents, who thought he was autistic.
Gabrielle Crawford, age 8 months, December 2011, beaten by his mother.
Logan Sherwin, age 2, December 2011, beaten by his father and father’s girlfriend.
Jeshiah DeJesus, age 9, February 2012, stabbed by his father in a murder-suicide.
Nubia Barahona, age 10, February 2012, beaten to death by her adoptive father.
Russell Fox, age 8, March 2012, starved and denied medical care by his mother.
Taariq Cross, age 7, July 2012, left unsupervised by his mother, and was fatally hit by a car.
Patricia Kohler, age 72, September 2012, starved by her daughter and granddaughter.
Melissa Stoddard, age 11, December 2012, suffocated in the restraints used to tie her to her bed by her stepmother and father.
Virginia Boldt, age 75, January 2013, shot by her husband in a murder-suicide.
Mary Baker, age 59, January 2013, poisoned by her boyfriend.
Michael Stevens, age 26, April 2013, died of a seizure because his mother did not give him his seizure medication.
Aliyah Branum, age 2, April 2013, beaten by her mother.
John Satanoski, age 67, May 2013, abandoned by his niece.
Mary Bowers, age 83, August 2013, shot by her husband in a murder-suicide.
Tamiyah Audain, age 12, September 2013, neglected and starved by her aunt.
Ramona Atkinson, age 73, April 2014, abandoned and left to die by her son.
Barbara Poucher, age 86, May 2014, shot by her husband in a murder-suicide.
Angela Rios, age 55, February 2015, beaten to death by her son.
Dorothy Berry, age 77, May 2015, neglected by her son and daughter.
Quincey Pollard, age 17 months, July 2015, bludgeoned by his father.
Karen Passmore, age 58, August 2015, starved and neglected by her daughter.
John Pehota, age 77, September 2015, shot by his wife.
Janiya Thomas, age 11, October 2015, abused and neglected by her mother.
Alfonso Rafael Jr., age 56, October 2015, shot by his father in a murder-suicide.
Violet Barker, age 92, December 2015, left in her room to starve by her son.
Jack May, age 89, April 2016, shot by his son.
Barbara Kavanaugh, age 88, April 2016, shot by her husband in a murder-suicide.
Marie Stempinski, age 72, April 2016, shot by her husband in a murder-suicide.
Gertrud Sigman, age 92, May 2016, beaten and strangled by her son.
Carolyn Hager, age 78, May 2016, shot by her husband.
Henry Sochalski, age 64, May 2016, suffocated by his wife.
Kathryn Ashe, age 66, June 2016, abandoned by her roommates.
Angel Alicea-Estrada, age 58, August 2016, poisoned by his mother in a murder-suicide.
Benjamin Mitchell, age 3 weeks, August 2016, starved and denied medical care by his mother.
Chance Vanderpool, age 4, November 2016, beaten by his mother’s boyfriend.
Aedyn Agminalis, age 17 months, December 2016, hit in the head by his foster mother.
Karen Allen, age 74, January 2017, starved and left immobile by her husband.
Pamela Kruspe, age 61, March 2017, shot by her husband.
Charles Singer, age 48, April 2017, shot by his wife.
Gail Caulfield, age 75, May 2017, shot by her husband.
Leona Twiss, age 95, July 2017, strangled by her grandson and his wife.
Pernell Robinson, age 49, July 2017, beaten by his caregiver.
Beverly Nickerson, age 74, September 2017, killed by her son.

Georgia (26)

Gail Terrell, age 32, November 1988, shot by her mother.
Justin Malphus, age 5, April 2000, beaten and drowned by his mother.
Andy Scott, age 41, June 2002, shot by his mother.
Michael Scott, age 42, June 2002, shot by his mother.
Mia Depaillat, age 21 months, April 2004, died of shaken baby syndrome caused by her mother.
Daniel Benoit, age 7, June 2007, suffocated by his father in a murder-suicide.
Arville Rhodes, age 4, November 2011, beaten and neglected by his nephew and niece-in-law.
Tina Hall, age 47, February 2012, murdered by her boyfriend.
Markea Blakely-Berry, age 16, June 2012, starved by her mother.
Robin Adams Jr., age 23, October 2012, neglected and starved by his mother.
Susan Walter, age 47, March 2013, beaten by her caregiver.
Saharah Weatherspoon, age 23 months, January 2014, beaten by her foster mother.
Vincent Phan, age 24, January 2014, shot by his mother in a murder-suicide.
Heaven Woods, age 5, May 2014, beaten by her mother and mother’s boyfriend.
Tyrael McFall, age 2, November 2014, poisoned by his mother and stepfather.
Agnes Caviston, age 92, November 2014, bludgeoned by her son.
Arthur Pelham, age 66, January 2015, left outside his house during an ice storm by his caregiver.
Ashley Lovett, age 27, April 2015, unknown cause of death because her stepmother and half-brother burned and buried her body, then continued collecting her disability checks.
Dustin Hicks, age 14, November 2015, shot by his mother in a murder-suicide.
Hakan Erdem, age 12, November 2015, throat cut by his father.
Phillip Maynard, age 71, January 2016, starved and neglected by his wife.
Kobe Shaw, age 9 months, March 2016, poisoned by his grandmother.
Ty Lee, age 11, June 2016, drowned by his stepfather.
Troymaine Johnson, age 33, March 2017, abandoned in the woods by his girlfriend.
Rollis Bowman, age 76, May 2017, neglected by his caregivers.
Johnny McFadden, age 19, December 2017, neglected by his mother and stepfather.

Kentucky (12)

James Lloyd, age 4, November 1981, shot by his mother.
Brian Myers, age 2, November 1987, beaten to death by his foster parents.
Robin Appleby, age 30, November 1996, starved by her parents.
Christopher Churchill, age 33, September 2009, starved by his adoptive sister.
Kelsey Moore, age 13, December 2009, gassed by her father in a murder-suicide.
Jeffrey Bishop, age 53, August 2010, killed by his caregivers.
Joseph Adams, age 5, December 2011, forced to drink large amounts of vinegar by his adoptive parents.
Gerald Lakes, age 23, March 2013, neglected and starved by his parents.
Virginia Chumbley, age 44, August 2013, shot by her husband.
Steven Reis, age 55, September 2015, unknown cause of death; he was buried in his basement by his caregiver while she used his credit cards.
Samuel Murrell, age 87, February 2017, stabbed and strangled by his nephew.
Joseph Bishop, age 18, February 2017, neglected by his mother and grandparents.

Louisiana (3)

Jori Lirette, age 7, August 2011, decapitated by his father.
Lucas Ruiz, age 17 months, January 2014, poisoned by his mother.
Bessie Looney, age 82, September 2014, neglected and starved by her daughter and granddaughter.

Maryland (11)

Trevor Horn, age 8, March 1993, ventilator shut off by a hit man hired by his father.
Jasmine Bowman, age 7, May 2006, smothered by her adoptive mother.
Minnet Bowman, age 9, May 2006, smothered by her adoptive mother.
Jeremy Fraser, age 9, March 2009, denied cancer medication by his mother and died of leukemia.
Christopher Melton, age 18, June 2010, gassed by his mother in a murder-suicide.
Benjamin Barnhard, age 13, August 2011, shot by his mother in a murder-suicide.
Madoc O’Callaghan, age 3, February 2014, beaten by his adoptive father.
Anayah Williams, age 1, March 2014, beaten by her father.
Sophie Kostek, age 88, August 2014, beaten by her son.
Mark Green, age 56, March 2015, shot by his father in a murder-suicide.
Nadia Schaible, age 91, July 2016, bludgeoned by her cousin.

Mississippi (9)

Anginetta Clayton, age 2, January 1989, starved by her mother.
Timothy Ellis Jr., age 2, June 1994, beaten to death by his father.
Jimmy Phillips, age 76, January 2010, shot by his son in a murder-suicide.
Angela Andrews, age 40, December 2011, beaten by her boyfriend.
Marcel Hill, age 38, May 2013, beaten and stabbed by his girlfriend.
Melinda Pace, age 58, July 2013, shot by her sister in a murder-suicide.
Sharon Johnson, age 65, August 2015, stabbed by her caregiver.
Earl Coleman, age 81, September 2016, scalded with boiling water by his daughter.
William Brownlee Sr., age 62, November 2017, burned to death when his daughter-in-law set his bed on fire.

North Carolina (16)

Zahra Baker, age 10, September 2010, killed by her stepmother.
Richard Davenport Jr., age 59, April 2013, throat cut by his caregiver.
Malachi Golden, age 4, May 2015, starved, beaten, neglected, denied medical care, and finally strangled by his stepfather.
Jason Corbett, age 39, August 2015, beaten by his wife and father-in-law.
(Boy) Sulpizio, age 7, August 2015, neglected by his mother.
Thelma Hayner, age 84, September 2015, neglected by her son and daughter-in-law.
Tyler Bryan, age 3, December 2015, strangled by his mother in a murder-suicide.
Charlene Norris, age 79, June 2016, shot by her husband.
Cedric Page, age 53, June 2016, stabbed by his girlfriend.
Leslie Ramirez, age 3, August 2016, left in a hot van by her mother.
Patricia Swink, age 66, November 2016, killed by her niece and her niece’s son.
Rebecka Pearce, age 30, November 2016, shot by her ex-husband in a murder-suicide.
Phyllis Mansfield, age 72, December 2016, shot by her husband.
Naoko Kaup, age 84, July 2017, shot by her husband in a murder-suicide.
Kayla Hensley, age 18, November 2017, stabbed by her brother.
Mariah Woods, age 3, December 2017, kidnapped and killed by her mother’s boyfriend.

Oklahoma (14)

Brenda Thomas, age 22, April 1996, abused and starved by her mother.
Cheyenne Wolf, age 12, March 2008, beaten by her stepmother.
Christina Meeks, age 4, June 2011, died of a heart attack after her uncle raped her.
Quinten Wood, age 15, January 2013, neglected by his father.
Monica Schemm, age 49, June 2013, suffocated by her husband.
Kalib Smart, age 17, April 2014, neglected by his parents.
Theodore Meyer, age 91, June 2014, beaten by his son.
Jacee Sanner, age 10, August 2014, starved by her mother.
Camaron Larson, age 11, November 2014, neglected by his parents.
Lorrie Rolen, age 53, June 2015, hit in the head by her husband.
Kenneth Nix, age 69, March 2016, shot by his ex-wife.
Noah Campbell, age 8, March 2017, gassed by his father.
Jesus Hibbard, age 16, September 2017, neglected by his mother and stepfather.
Wade Denton, age 49, November 2017, abandoned and left to die by his wife.

South Carolina (14)

Gabriel Britt, age 6, March 2001, suffocated by his father.
Meah Weidner, age 10, July 2009, shaken and dropped by her mother’s boyfriend.
Joshua Mendoza, age 13, February 2012, starved by his parents.
Robert Guinyard, Jr., age 4, July 2013, beaten by his parents.
Madison Garcia, age 13 months, September 2013, starved by her parents.
Barbara Beam, age 82, January 2015, left sitting in her chair for six months by her caregivers until she died of a blood clot.
Aja Dasa, age 16, February 2015, stabbed by his brother.
Albert Vereen, age 63, August 2015, neglected by his son and daughter.
La’Marion Jordan, age 5, September 2015, thrown down the hall by his adoptive father.
Kenneth Mobley Jr., age 30, October 2015, beaten and starved by his sister.
Carolyn Taurino, age 57, February 2016, shot by her son.
Henrietta Belcher, age 69, November 2016, shot by her son.
Michael Shearin, age 25, December 2017, neglected by his mother and sister.
Patricia Todd, age 54, January 2018, stabbed by her boyfriend.

Tennessee (16)

Chucky Sweeten, age 39, January 1990, shot by his mother.
Ed Dossett, age 44, August 1992, drugged by his wife, then left to be trampled by cattle.
Fiona Mitchell, age 10, July 1994, starved by her mother.
David Leath, age 57, March 2003, drugged and shot by his wife.
Robert McClancy, age 56, May 2006, poisoned by his wife.
Kairissa Mark, age 4, July 2010, thrown at a wall and left to die by her mother.
Wieslawa Pytlinski, age 57, October 2010, beaten by her boyfriend.
Nalecia Hines, age 63, November 2011, smothered and stabbed by her mother.
Shaneca Webber, age 30, September 2012, bludgeoned by her mother.
Andrea Ruth, age 12, November 2012, neglected and denied medical care by her father.
Rebecca Cotten, age 22, May 2014, starved and abused by her mother.
Shirley Beck, age 39, June 2014, beaten to death by her partner and housemates.
Melisha Mosier Ludwick, age 38, August 2015, strangled by her boyfriend.
Sue Liner, age 84, November 2016, shot by her husband in a murder-suicide.
Ellen McKenzie, age 48, January 2017, shot by her boyfriend in a murder-suicide.
Shannon Cooper, age 40, July 2017, neglected by her fiance.

Texas (44)

Paula Riffe, age 42, December 1984, killed by her father in a murder-suicide.
Randy Busby, age 20, December 1993, stabbed to death by his mother’s boyfriend.
Elwin Caler, age 22, December 1993, stabbed to death by his mother’s boyfriend.
Jeanette Williams, age 47, March 1997, killed by a man hired by her housemates.
Joseph Beebe, age 8, March 2000, beaten to death by his adoptive mother.
Mitchell Dickson, age 10, June 2002, killed by his mother.
James Orr, age 32, May 2003, died in a house fire set by his wife.
Davontae Williams, age 8, July 2004, neglected and starved by his mother and her girlfriend.
Ethan Kirby, age 3, August 2008, beaten by his mother’s boyfriend.
Cynthia Burns, age 58, April 2009, starved and denied medical care by her daughter and son-in-law.
Lloyd Yarbrough, age 62, May 2009, poisoned by his wife.
Thoretta Miller, age 57, February 2010, beaten and stabbed by her granddaughter.
Gerren Isgrigg, age 6, April 2010, abandoned by his grandmother and died of exposure.
Leosha Barnett, age 17, May 2010, starved by her mother and sister.
Zain Akhter, age 5, July 2010, strangled by his mother.
Faryaal Akhter, age 4, July 2010, strangled by her mother.
Cassie Hopkins, age 2, March 2011, left in the bathtub to drown by her father.
Jonathan Singer, age 10, April 2011, starved by his parents.
Alicia Moore, age 16, November 2012, raped and murdered by her great-uncle.
Brandon White, age 15, January 2013, suffocated by his mother’s boyfriend.
Marci Garvin, age 39, March 2013, neglected by her father and sister.
David Herrera, Jr., age 22, December 2013, died in a house fire set by his sister.
Ayahna Comb, age 9, January 2014, neglected by her mother.
Jean Adams, age 77, November 2014, shot by her husband.
Maria Fuentes, age Adult, November 2014, beaten by her caregiver.
Georgianne Woolum, age 90, December 2014, shot by her husband in a murder-suicide.
Kylee Forrest, age 4, February 2015, beaten by her father.
Patricia Spencer, age 76, March 2015, shot by her husband in a murder-suicide.
Jody Hernandez, age 31, May 2015, shot by her husband.
Joyce Taylor, age 26, August 2015, suffocated by her husband; she was four months pregnant.
Jhoel Noria, age 12, September 2015, left unsupervised by his mother and stepfather, walked into the road, and was fatally hit by a car.
Vincent Apilado, age 79, November 2015, shot by his son.
Evelyn Harvey, age 93, December 2015, shot by her husband.
Holli Jeffcoat, age 18, February 2016, stabbed by her stepfather.
Noemi Villarreal, age 45, June 2016, strangled by her boyfriend.
Janelle Johnson, age 5, July 2016, drowned by her father.
Margaret Shelton, age 85, August 2016, smothered by her son.
14-year-old girl, age 14, October 2016, poisoned with medication by her father and caregivers.
Ruth Bain, age 82, March 2017, shot by her husband in a murder-suicide.
Edgar Carbajal, age 26, June 2017, neglected by his mother.
Vivian Nelson, age 94, August 2017, shot by her son.
Sherin Mathews, age 3, October 2017, choked by her adoptive father.
Aubrey Dawson, age 5, December 2017, shot by her father in a murder-suicide.
Luke Dawson, age 9, December 2017, shot by his father in a murder-suicide.

Virginia (17)

Cory Watts, age 22, July 1985, shot by his mother in a murder-suicide.
Dominic Diehl, age 13, October 1986, beaten by his father.
William Lash IV, age 12, July 2006, killed by his father in a murder-suicide.
Alexis Agyepong-Glover, age 13, January 2009, abandoned by her adoptive mother and died of exposure.
Terrell Stepney, age 19, February 2009, poisoned by his grandmother in a murder-suicide.
Pamela Hall, age 59, April 2009, stabbed by her son-in-law.
Charles Poertner, age 7, June 2010, starved by his mother.
Perry Jones, age 51, April 2012, strangled by his mother.
Terrilynn Dennis, age 7, April 2013, beaten by her adoptive parents.
Antonio Brooks, age 14, October 2013, beaten by his father.
Lena Smith, age 45, January 2014, stabbed by her ex-boyfriend.
Katharine Mihok, age 8, July 2014, shot by her mother in a murder-suicide.
John Craig, age 53, October 2015, strangled and suffocated by his boyfriend.
Ezra Miller, age 6, February 2016, beaten by his father.
Margaret Sinclair, age 85, June 2016, beaten to death by her caregiver.
Irene McLean, age 96, January 2017, abused and neglected by a family member.
Meghan Scully, age 38, November 2017, shot by her father in a murder-suicide.

Washington DC (2)

Donald Parojinog, age 83, January 2011, neglected by his daughter.
Walter Clark, age 63, February 2017, beaten to death by his girlfriend.

West Virginia (3)

Hevin Jenkins, age 2, December 2005, drowned by his aunt.
Christian Jenkins, age 14, November 2008, poisoned by his father.
Olivia Cart, age 5, October 2017, shot by her mother in a murder-suicide.

West (151)

Alaska (2)

Jocelynn Allison, age 15 months, September 2008, beaten by her father.
Riba Dewilde, age 51, November 2016, shot by her son.

Arizona (15)

Mary Carlson, age 53, April 1997, killed by two men hired by her son and daughter-in-law.
Brandon Williams, age 5, March 2007, beaten and poisoned by his mother and her housemates.
Asher Bashir, age 4, August 2009, left alone near a pool by his mother, who allowed him to drown.
Kaiya Kapahu, age 5, February 2010, starved by her uncle.
James Moore, age 22, June 2012, beaten and starved by his sister and brother-in-law.
Lola Mae Stout, age 73, July 2013, left in a hot van by her sons and husband.
Michael Sudkamp, age 53, December 2013, beaten by his roommate.
Bridget Charlebois, age 22, February 2014, died, along with her full-term baby boy Isaiah, when her boyfriend ignored a medical emergency.
Caitlin Wentzel, age 12, April 2014, poisoned and smothered by her mother in a murder-suicide.
Ezekial Castro, age 4, October 2015, poisoned with salt by his mother.
Helious Griffith, age 5, November 2015, strangled by his mother in a murder-suicide.
Princeton Holloway, age 3, August 2016, thrown down the stairs and stabbed by his brother.
Sanaa Cunningham, age 7, February 2017, restrained, starved, and denied medical care by her father and stepmother.
James Walker, age 72, July 2017, murdered by his stepson.
William Dubois, age 91, October 2017, beaten by his daughter.

California (65)

Matthew Robles, age 4 months, September 1980, smothered by his mother.
John Robles, age 6, January 1985, smothered by his mother.
John Muir, age 65, November 1985, stabbed to death by a hit man hired by his wife.
Jeni Cazares, age 3 months, May 1991, bludgeoned by her mother.
Dianna Phan, age 4, November 1991, shot by her mother in a murder-suicide.
Mark Dowell, age 35, January 1992, poisoned by his mother.
Christina Corrigan, age 13, November 1996, neglected by her mother.
Ronald Blevins, age 52, February 1997, shot by his father.
Lilian Gill, age 4, March 2002, killed by her mother.
Dale Bartolome, age 27, July 2002, shot by his father in a murder-suicide.
Deetrick Brown, age 2, January 2003, beaten by his father and stepmother.
Eric Bland, age 38, February 2003, starved by his sister and her boyfriend.
Daelynn Foreman, age 12, July 2006, starved and neglected by her mother.
Erianna Beltran, age 3, January 2008, beaten to death, probably by her mother or her mother’s boyfriend.
Lavender Banks, age 3, May 2008, beaten and smothered by her adoptive mother.
Aleksi Toledo, age 4, May 2008, neglected by his mother.
Sherre Neal-Lypps, age 62, June 2009, strangled and drowned by her husband.
Walter Hildebrand Jr., age 20, November 2009, died from a seizure aggravated by a beating from his brother.
Rita Morales, age 87, April 2010, stabbed and bludgeoned by her son.
Manuel Reyes, age 85, April 2010, bludgeoned by his nephew.
Kyle Potts, age 9, October 2010, shot by his grandmother in a murder-suicide.
Clara Laird, age 86, November 2010, shot by her husband.
Amanda Cooper, age 10, November 2010, found dead after having been sexually assaulted by a family member.
Lylah Johnson, age 8, March 2011, gassed by her mother.
Patrick Clare, age 35, April 2011, overdosed with sedatives and neglected by his father.
Noe Medina Jr., age 7 months, August 2011, thrown from a four-story building by his mother.
Cora Sam, age 60, October 2011, neglected and starved by her sister.
George Hodgins, age 22, March 2012, killed by his mother in a murder-suicide.
Daniel Corby, age 4, March 2012, drowned by his mother.
Ruben Johnson, age 56, May 2012, shot by his wife.
Stephanie Torres, age 2, July 2012, locked into a room and left to die by her mother.
Antonio Mendez, age 22, August 2012, neglected, starved, and beaten by his sister and her boyfriend.
Deborah Crouch, age 53, September 2012, drowned by her husband.
Peyton Rowe, age 6 weeks, November 2012, beaten by her father.
Heidi Good-Swiacki, age 48, March 2013, drugged and disconnected from her ventilator by her mother and caregiver.
Terry Smith, age 11, July 2013, murdered by his half-brother.
Marian Roberts, age 57, August 2013, shot by her father in a murder-suicide.
Jaelen Edge, age 13, September 2013, poisoned and drowned by his mother.
Dameian Gulley, age 14, November 2013, strangled by his stepfather.
Bertha Anderson, age 68, December 2013, shot by her husband.
Lisa Nave, age 58, December 2013, shot by her brother.
Michael Jones, age 48, January 2014, strangled by his roommate.
Monique Johnson, age 37, February 2014, neglected and starved by her mother and sister.
Joann Canfield, age 72, October 2014, shot by her husband.
Gertrudes Hollis, age 74, February 2015, burned to death in a fire set by her husband.
Wendy Blackstone, age 49, March 2015, died in a staged suicide, probably set up by her sister.
Ahziya Osceola, age 3, March 2015, beaten by his stepmother.
Brooke MacBeth, age 28, May 2015, unknown cause of death; Brooke was found in her mother’s house, several months after her death, stuffed into a suitcase and weighing only forty pounds.
Hiroko Ono, age 83, June 2015, stabbed by her husband.
Margaret Yamaguchi, age 61, September 2015, stabbed by her daughter.
Emily Kaminski, age 16, October 2015, poisoned by her grandmother in a murder-suicide.
Mark Fulgham, age 36, December 2015, neglected and starved by his wife.
Bertha Coombes, age 83, January 2016, shot by her husband in a murder-suicide.
Deborah Harris, age 22 months, February 2016, beaten by her parents.
Lynda Cestone, age 56, April 2016, burned alive in a house fire set by her husband.
Nancy Wright, age 85, July 2016, shot by her husband in a murder-suicide.
Yonatan Aguilar, age 11, August 2016, kept in a closet for three years by his mother; died of starvation.
Mercedes Witterman, age 69, January 2017, shot by her husband in a murder-suicide.
James Smith, age 68, February 2017, shot by his wife in a murder-suicide.
Nicholas Dean, age 31, March 2017, drugged and strangled by his adoptive sister and her boyfriend.
Jaylynn Keith, age 27, March 2017, shot by her boyfriend.
Virginia Villa, age 73, July 2017, shot by her husband in a murder-suicide.
Ursula Cabalzar, age 68, August 2017, shot by her husband in a murder-suicide.
Kiara LaSalle, age 17, September 2017, shot by her mother’s boyfriend.
Charity Depina, age 22, November 2017, beaten by her boyfriend.

Colorado (12)

Amanda Bates, age 13, February 2001, died from diabetes left untreated by her parents.
Jesse Weaver, age 11, July 2007, committed suicide after his mother stopped his psychiatric medication.
Kayla Dutcher, age 5, October 2007, died from poisoning because she was neglected by her parents.
Jacob Grabe, age 13, September 2008, shot by his father.
Julian Adams-Lacas, age 6 months, February 2009, shaken by his father.
David Lauberts, age 50, September 2009, killed by his brother.
Rylan Rochester, age 6 months, June 2010, smothered by his mother because she thought he was autistic.
Chase Ogden, age 13, October 2010, shot by his mother in a murder-suicide.
Angel Goodwin, age 10, May 2015, drowned by his grandmother.
Abigail Cozad, age 31, June 2015, beaten by her boyfriend.
Corey Carpenter, age 27, October 2015, starved by his mother.
Bethannie Johnson, age 3, March 2016, beaten by her aunt and her aunt’s girlfriend.

Hawaii (1)

Talia Williams, age 5, July 2005, beaten by her father and stepmother.

Idaho (1)

Jonathan Samuel, age 13, March 2014, shot and stabbed by his brother.

Montana (1)

James Many White Horses, age 2, July 2008, abused and neglected by his mother.

Nevada (12)

Adacelli Snyder, age 2, May 2005, neglected and starved by her parents.
Jason Rimer, age 4, June 2008, left in a hot car for 17 hours by his parents.
D’Amber Myles, age 5, June 2009, drowned by her mother.
Giovanni Kopystenski, age 5, July 2009, given access to a loaded gun by his father; died by gunshot.
Willie Henderson, age 60, January 2010, shot by his godson.
Brandy Ardon, age 2 months, March 2011, drugged and burned alive by her mother.
Matthew Hafer, age 28, July 2013, poisoned by his mother.
Frances Dresser, age 86, January 2014, shot by her husband.
Marvell Patterson, age 11 months, April 2014, drowned by his mother because she thought he had a disability.
Susan Winters, age 48, January 2015, poisoned by her husband.
Tammara Killam, age 25, June 2016, abandoned by her father; died of dehydration.
Brandon Strauss, age 21, February 2017, burned and poisoned by his adoptive parents.

New Mexico (2)

Grace Bogey, age 3, September 2000, abused by her adoptive mother and adoptive grandparent.
Jared Greenwood, age 26, September 2007, neglected by his mother.

Oregon (7)

Christopher DeGroot, age 19, May 2006, burned to death by his parents.
London McCabe, age 6, November 2014, thrown off a bridge by his mother.
James Wilkerson, age 67, October 2015, stabbed by his wife.
Nada Bodholdt, age 92, December 2015, smothered by her granddaughter.
Jose Castillo-Cisneros, age 3, May 2016, beaten and stabbed by his mother’s boyfriend.
Kathryn Breen, age 74, December 2016, burned in a fire set by her caregiver.
Erwin Drake, age 93, February 2017, shot by his ex-wife.

Utah (9)

Dorothy Cunningham, age 69, September 1992, hacked to death with a hatchet by her husband.
Janet Cunningham, age 43, September 1992, hacked to death with a hatchet by her father.
Cassandra Killpack, age 4, June 2002, fatally abused by her adoptive parents.
Nicolai Emelyantsev, age 14 months, March 2008, beaten by his mother.
Christina Harms, age 22, March 2011, died from being tied up, drugged, and left in a closet by her caregivers.
Jean Chamberlain, age 70, February 2014, suffocated by her husband.
Sophia Mahaffey, age 19 months, January 2016, beaten by her mother’s boyfriend.
Mary Palley, age 73, March 2016, killed by her husband in a murder-suicide.
Sandra Nickells, age Elder, June 2017, shot by her husband in a murder-suicide.

Washington (21)

Alice Hummel, age 46, October 1990, poisoned by her husband.
Basma Rafay, age 20, July 1994, beaten to death by her brother.
Meridee Reynolds, age 40, September 2000, shot by her friend, who served as her caregiver.
Christopher Forder, age 8, November 2002, starved and beaten by his adoptive mother.
Summer Phelps, age 4, March 2007, drowned by her stepmother.
Hana Williams, age 13, May 2011, died of hypothermia when she was left outside in the cold by her adoptive parents.
Linda McNeely, age 52, March 2012, shot by her husband.
Harlan Haynes, age 96, March 2014, neglected and starved by his daughter.
Otto Smith, age 18, April 2014, suffocated while restrained by his mother’s boyfriend.
Julieanne Cieslikowski, age 16, February 2015, shot by her mother in a murder-suicide.
Gary Blanton III, age 5, April 2015, beaten by his aunt.
George Philip Carter, age 59, May 2015, neglected by his caregiver.
Carmina Brown, age 27, December 2015, shot by her father in a murder-suicide.
Desmond Hudson Jr., age 6 months, February 2016, neglected and beaten by his parents.
16-year-old girl, age 16, May 2016, neglected by her legal guardian.
68-year-old woman, age 68, September 2016, shot by her husband in a murder-suicide.
Tianna Kirchner, age 4, October 2016, unknown cause of death; her body was hidden in a storage container by her mother and stepfather.
Isaac Ward, age 2, November 2016, abused and neglected by her foster grandmother and foster mother.
Perleen Bode, age 67, January 2017, strangled by her boyfriend.
Estelle Swanson, age 66, April 2017, stabbed by her husband in a murder-suicide.
Dayvid Pakko, age 6, October 2017, drowned by his uncle.

Wyoming (3)

Joseph Conant, age 11, July 2011, shot by his father.
Nacuma Conant, age 22, July 2011, shot by his brother.
Shirley Williamson, age 65, August 2017, shot by her husband.