2020 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 and you plan to focus on filicides that occurred in your state or, if your state has a low population, your region, these lists may be useful to you.

USA (904 Total)

Midwest (221)

Illinois (43)

(Baby) McKay, newborn, June 1983, thrown to the delivery room floor by his father.
Aaron Norman, 10, December 1987, abused and denied medical care by his parents.
Samuel Linares, 16 months, April 1989, ventilator shut off by his father.
Orachanee Anderson, 22, January 1998, beaten and starved by her mother and stepfather.
Cynthia Hrisco, 47, February 2000, drowned by her husband.
Shirley Harrison, 74, December 2001, shot by her husband.
Alex Pavlis, 6, November 2003, beaten to death by his adoptive mother.
Katherine McCarron, 3, May 2006, suffocated by her mother.
M.E., 13, November 2006, starved and deprived of medical care by his parents.
Maxwell Eyer, 2, December 2007, beaten by his father and neglected by his mother.
Jaylen Brown, 13, May 2008, died from diabetes left untreated by his parents.
Louis Lockett, 73, July 2010, shot by his wife.
Matthew Degner, 14, September 2011, neglected by his mother.
Darnell Hunter Jr., 18, February 2013, neglected and starved by his father.
Alex Spourdalakis, 13, June 2013, poisoned and stabbed by his mother and godmother.
Robert Meredith Jr., 55, September 2013, beaten by his brother.
Samantha Marcus, 17, June 2014, strangled by her father.
Joan Stack, 82, August 2014, shot by her father in a murder-suicide.
Mary Stack, 57, August 2014, shot by her husband in a murder-suicide.
Francis Stack, 48, August 2014, shot by his father in a murder-suicide.
Raashanai Coley, 11, September 2014, beaten and starved by her mother.
Lori Decker, 45, March 2015, starved by her husband.
Courtney Liltz, 55, June 2015, poisoned by her adoptive mother.
Kathryn Burroughs, 35, September 2015, suffocated by her father in a murder-suicide.
Ameri Martin, 10, January 2019, left in the bathtub to drown by his family.
Daniel Joost, 18, February 2016, strangled by his father in a murder-suicide.
Jeffrey Rak, 58, February 2016, beaten by his son.
Jazmine Walker, 6 months, May 2016, starved and neglected by her mother.
Mark Mellor, 31, October 2016, stabbed by his wife.
Danny Fernandez, 66, December 2016, beaten by his stepdaughter.
Erin Leinweber, 58, January 2017, stabbed and suffocated by her husband.
Maria Stiles, 90, March 2017, neglected by her son.
Kentae Williams, 10, April 2017, set on fire by her brother-in-law and father-in-law.
Shirley Ervin, 69, June 2017, stabbed by her son.
Johnnie Ervin, 67, June 2017, stabbed by his son.
Peggy Schroeder, 53, July 2017, shot by her daughter.
Marion Reynolds, 22, August 2017, neglected and starved by her grandparents.
Ronald Blankenship, 64, August 2018, neglected by his sister and nephew.
Emily Hampshire, 14, November 2018, died from diabetes because of her mother’s medical neglect.
Ja’hir Gibbons, 2, March 2019, abused by his mother and her boyfriend.
Andrew Freund Jr., 5, April 2019, beaten to death by his parents.
Wilma Melchert, 85, June 2019, poisoned by her daughter.
James Tate, 74, January 2020, stabbed by his son.

Indiana (21)

“Baby Doe”, 6 days, April 1982, died when his parents decided not to treat a treatable birth defect.
Brandon Sims, 4, 1992, beaten by his mother.
Casey Axsom, 25, May 2006, starved by her mother.
Christian Chaote, 13, April 2009, beaten by his father and stemother.
Payton Ettinger, 4, May 2010, starved by his mother.
Michael Elkins, 25, January 2012, neglected by his mother.
Linda Kelley, 18, August 2014, neglected by her parents.
Hayden Dukes, 4, January 2015, beaten by his father.
Owen Collins, 3, January 2015, beaten to death by his parents.
Justin Kirby, 26, September 2015, shot by his wife.
Adilynn Moseman, 5, January 2016, starved by her parents.
William Lamar, 74, July 2016, shot by his wife in a murder-suicide.
Brayson Price, 5, November 2016, killed by his mother and her boyfriend.
Cameron Hoopingarner, 9, February 2017, starved by his guardians.
Davarion Davis, 12, May 2017, refused medical treatment by his mother.
Donita Elliott, 47, August 2017, shot by her husband.
Bruce Clayton, 70, December 2017, starved and neglected by his caregivers.
Barbara Wilmes, 80, February 2018, shot by her husband in a murder-suicide.
Chloe Hobbs, 11, June 2018, neglected by her father and his girlfriend.
Adam Schneider, 39, August 2019, neglected by his brother.
Skylea Carmack, 10, September 2019, strangled by her stepmother.

Iowa (8)

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

Kansas (2)

Adrian Jones, 7, November 2015, beaten and starved by his parents.
Sharon McManness, 75, January 2019, abused by her son.

Michigan (41)

Rishonda Jones, 15, February 1988, neglected by her mother.
Carrie Day, 22, January 1992, starved and neglected by her mother.
Michael Messenger, newborn, February 1994, ventilator shut off by his father.
Danielle Tucker, 4, December 1995, pushed down a flight of stairs by her adoptive mother.
Calista Springer, 16, February 2008, died in a house fire because her father and stepmother had tied her to her bed.
Katherine Mudski, 73, June 2008, neglected by her son.
Shylae Thomas, 9, April 2009, starved by her aunt.
Grace Carlson, 13, July 2010, poisoned by her mother in a murder-suicide.
Ruth Pyne, 51, May 2011, bludgeoned and stabbed by her son.
Chad Jackson, 25, July 2011, starved by his mother.
Mary Matteson, 87, July 2012, shot by her husband in a murder-suicide.
Yolanda Reese-Brooks, 40, October 2012, neglected by her husband.
Herman Ritchey Jr., 70, October 2012, starved and denied medical care by his daughter and son-in-law.
Ramsay Scrivo, 32, January 2014, drugged and strangled by his mother.
Hannah Hoag, 18 months, March 2014, life support monitor turned off by her mother and suffocated.
Albert Franklin, 67, July 2014, neglected by his girlfriend and her niece.
Jenhyla Simms, 6, November 2014, left in the bathtub to drown by her mother.
Daryne Gailey, 29, November 2014, throat cut by his mother.
Martin Duram, 46, May 2015, shot by his wife.
Nicholas Richett, 20, June 2015, shot by his father in a murder-suicide.
Debra Mae Shelton, 61, June 2015, neglected by her husband.
21-year-old man, 21, June 2015, died when he drank antifreeze and his mother denied him medical care.
Harold Grise, 68, November 2015, beaten by his nephew and left on the floor to die.
Hannah Warner, 16, November 2015, starved and neglected by her mother.
Gregory Cortis, 68, December 2015, beaten to death with a crowbar by his wife.
Donald Nieman, 89, December 2015, beaten and strangled by his son.
Holly Lozon, 57, January 2016, shot by her husband in a murder-suicide.
Ava Cole, 8 months, May 2016, thrown by her father, causing a fatal head injury.
Theron Leonard, 24, August 2016, stabbed by his mother.
Margaret Sanford, 73, August 2016, shot by her husband.
Vickie Balogh, 57, October 2016, starved to death by her sons.
Sonia Riang, 45, December 2016, stabbed by her daughter.
Scott McCallum, 55, January 2017, abandoned by his caregiver.
Murray Upshaw, 40, May 2017, shot by his son.
Grant Heckman, 28, June 2017, shot by his father in a murder-suicide.
Howard Quick, 66, August 2017, neglected by his caregivers.
Marcia Neigebauer, 63, November 2017, strangled by her husband.
Daniel Stuart, 45, February 2018, shot by his wife in a murder-suicide.
Emma Bingaman, 2, July 2018, died from long-term abuse by her parents.
Sam Koets, 16, March 2019, drowned because he was neglected by his father.
Unknown Woman, Elder, July 2019, shot by her husband in a murder-suicide.

Minnesota (12)

Raya Donagi, 6 months, August 2003, throat slit by her mother.
Lakesha Victor, 10, August 2006, starved to death by her mother and her mother’s boyfriend.
Michael Becht Jr., 10, July 2009, poisoned by his mother.
Kendrea Johnson, 6, December 2014, committed suicide by hanging, or possibly was murdered, after her foster mother denied her mental health care.
Caryl Vanzo, 90, January 2015, neglected by her son.
Seth Johnson, 7, March 2015, abused, starved, and denied medical treatment by his adoptive parents.
Jessica Cunningham, 15, February 2016, shot by her brother in a murder-suicide.
Kira Friedman, 2, June 2016, drowned by her foster father.
Vanessa Danielson, 36, September 2017, burned alive by her boyfriend.
Cristina Prodan, 27, January 2018, bludgeoned by her ex-boyfriend.
Julie Kneifl, 72, January 2019, had her throat slashed by her husband.
Alexandra Jacobs, 77, April 2019, shot by her husband in a murder-suicide.

Missouri (19)

Megan McCullar, 2, September 2001, bludgeoned by her foster mother.
Christian Ferguson, 9, June 2003, neglected by his father.
Hannah Davenport, 6, January 2005, starved by her mother.
Criste Reimer, 47, August 2007, thrown from a balcony by her husband.
Howard Spracher, 67, June 2012, starved and beaten by his girlfriend.
Brian Daniels, 46, April 2013, shot by a man hired by his boyfriend.
Shirley Neumann, 77, October 2013, possibly thrown off a balcony by her daughter.
Billy Ray Young, 52, March 2014, starved by his brother and sister-in-law.
Dane Hathman, 6, August 2014, shot by his babysitter.
Betty Rowland, 86, October 2014, killed by her husband.
Emily Perrin, 4, April 2016, smothered by her mother.
Austin Anderson, 19, August 2016, Denied food, water, and life-saving medication by his mother.
Theresa Smothers, 87, December 2016, starved and neglected by her daughter.
Savannah Leckie, 16, August 2017, killed by her birth mother.
Susan Gibson, 75, April 2018, shot by her son in a murder-suicide.
Daniel Gibson, 17, April 2018, shot by his father in a murder-suicide.
Ashlyn Ellis, 14, March 2019, left alone by her mother locked into her bed and died in a house fire.
Sharon Theleman, 51, November 2019, stabbed by her mother.
Dustin Baggett, 15, January 2020, died in an arson fire set by a household member.

Nebraska (2)

Andrea Bartlett, 38, February 2018, neglected by her family.
Delanie Manning, 68, December 2018, neglected by her husband.

North Dakota (4)

Aidan Bossingham, 12, January 2014, starved and denied medical treatment by his mother.
Bruce Simmons, 58, January 2014, neglected by his brother.
Aidan Talmage, 10, May 2018, shot by his father in a murder-suicide.
Tyler Talmage, 14, May 2018, shot by his father in a murder-suicide.

Ohio (36)

Noah Simpson, 2, December 1991, suffocated by his mother.
Hannah Carroll, 6, September 1992, burned with bleach by her brother and had the injuries neglected by her adoptive parents until she died.
Noah Carroll, 3, November 1992, probably smothered by his brother.
Mollie Carroll, 3, December 1992, probably smothered by her brother.
Josiah Carroll, 12, June 1993, smothered by his older brother.
Matthew Richmond, 12, January 1997, burned with scalding water, and then denied medical treatment, by his mother’s boyfriend.
Sarah Naylor, 27, September 2005, shot by her mother in a murder-suicide.
Marcus Fiesel, 3, August 2006, died from being wrapped in a blanket and left in a closet for three days.
Jorene White, 46, July 2010, neglected by her husband.
Cynthia Cline, 51, November 2010, stabbed by her boyfriend.
Makayla Norman, 14, March 2011, neglected by her mother.
Isaac Brothers-Bartholomew, 18 months, November 2012, starved by his parents.
Tia Jones, 12, February 2013, denied medical care by her parents.
Blanche Cowan, 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, 14, November 2014, died from starvation and diabetes left untreated by his father.
Rosemary Vincent, 58, December 2014, neglected by her cousin until she died of pneumonia.
Rachele Tyburski, 26, March 2015, suffocated by her mother.
David Matwiju, 64, June 2015, starved by his wife.
Geraldine Chandler, 84, October 2015, neglected by her caregivers.
Mary Fields, 67, October 2015, died of a stroke brought on by her sister’s neglect.
Johnny Richards, 63, November 2015, stabbed by his daughter.
Richard Brichacek, 63, December 2015, neglected and starved by his family.
Harmony Carsey, 2, January 2016, probably beaten and neglected by her mother.
Cynthia Busch, 24, March 2016, shot by her mother in a murder-suicide.
Cathy Evans, 65, April 2016, shot by her husband in a murder-suicide.
Mindy Speck, 21, August 2016, poisoned with insulin by her mother.
Tyler Caudill, 6, November 2016, murdered by his mother and her boyfriend.
Nancy Gleisinger, 76, May 2017, stabbed by her son.
Colton Johnson, 2, June 2017, denied medical care by his mother.
Dylan Davis, 11, November 2017, suffocated when his grandfather restrained him.
Jordan Rodriguez, 5, December 2017, beaten and denied medical care by his mother and her boyfriend.
Sharon McCleary, 63, June 2018, shot by her daughter’s boyfriend.
Linda Sweat, 77, October 2018, starved by her daughter.
Kelly Barber, 57, October 2018, killed by her boyfriend.
Darlene Conger, 66, June 2019, neglected by her caregivers.
Patricia Sander, 73, December 2019, shot by her husband in a murder-suicide.

South Dakota (3)

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

Wisconsin (30)

Matthew Rosio, 11, October 1990, starved by his mother.
Lenka Orlikova, 14, August 1998, stabbed by her father.
Peggy Johnson, 23, July 1999, abused by her caregiver.
Terrance Cottrell, Jr., 8, August 2003, suffocated while restrained during an exorcism conducted by his mother and pastor.
Madeline Neumann, 11, March 2008, died from diabetes left untreated by her parents.
Kyle Dutter, 12, November 2008, shot by his father in a murder-suicide.
Betty Erickson, 81, March 2009, shot by her husband in a murder-suicide.
Parion Williams, 16 months, July 2009, denied medical care by his mother.
Matthew Graville, 27, July 2012, beaten by his half-brother.
Adrian Colon, 4, April 2013, left alone by his mother and died in a house fire.
Alexis Colon, 4, April 2013, left alone by his mother and died in a house fire.
Damien Veraghen, 9, January 2014, drugged and suffocated by his mother in a murder-suicide.
June Lang, 75, March 2014, shot by her husband.
Aiden Archer, 3, June 2015, beaten by his mother’s boyfriend.
Harold Ambrosius, 89, June 2015, died in an arson fire set by his caregiver.
Maxwell Peterson, 16, July 2015, throat cut by his father in a murder-suicide.
Michael Furst, 24, March 2016, starved by his mother.
Amber Perry, 6, March 2017, died from diabetes left untreated by her caregivers.
Brianna Gussert, 13, May 2017, neglected by her mother.
Shakira Hicks, 35, June 2017, burned alive by her brother.
Antonio Di Stasio, 4, September 2017, burned alive by his mother.
Julia Whitmore, 27, September 2017, strangled by her father in a murder-suicide.
Jada Wright, 14, February 2018, beaten by her caregiver.
Cody Nachtrab, 23, March 2018, died in a fire set by his sister.
John Likeness, 54, December 2018, shot with an arrow by his roommate.
Deborah Lynch, 62, January 2019, stabbed by her housemate.
L. A. C., 6, July 2019, beaten by his father.
Hector Pizarro, 16, September 2019, starved and neglected by his mother.
Mildred Costanza, 78, October 2019, neglected and poisoned by her daughter.
Samantha Roberts, 20, January 2020, bludgeoned by a housemate.

Northeast (151)

Connecticut (13)

Michelle Sandor, 14, September 1982, shot by her mother.
Scott Sandor, 11, September 1982, shot by his mother.
Maggie Caraballo, 38, August 2003, beaten by her sister.
Susan Simonetti, 56, January 2014, neglected by her brother.
Krystyna Waszynski, 86, May 2014, strangled by her son.
Anja Dewees, 45, May 2014, neglected and beaten by her husband.
Michaelina Simonetti, 93, September 2014, neglected and starved by her son.
Robert Libby, 94, November 2016, neglected and starved by his son.
Robert Jones, 61, February 2017, beaten by his niece.
Matthew Tirado, 17, February 2017, starved and beaten by his mother.
Christopher Bosselman, 5, May 2018, deliberately left in a hot car by his mother.
Patricia Way, 76, November 2018, strangled by her boyfriend.
Michael Keene, 51, November 2018, stabbed by his daughter.

Delaware (2)

Jacob Edwards, 6, July 2018, shot by his father, along with his family, in a murder-suicide.
Gail Camerota, 79, July 2019, shot by her husband in a murder-suicide.

Maine (3)

Logan Marr, 5, January 2001, restrained to a high chair and suffocated by her foster mother.
Benjamin McLatchie, 22, April 2010, shot by his father in a murder-suicide.
Kendall Chick, 4, December 2017, beaten by her grandparents.

Massachusetts (13)

Nancy Parker, 75, February 2016, neglected by her daughter and granddaughter.
Thy Chan, 16, August 1997, neglected by her foster parents.
Rebecca Riley, 4, December 2006, poisoned by her parents.
Raelynn Mascal, 2, May 2007, beaten by her mother.
Isaiah Buckner, 10, July 2013, abused and neglected by his mother’s boyfriend.
Lucas Braman, 1, February 2014, died from being restrained in a heavy weighted blanket by his caregivers.
David Alan, 59, June 2014, killed by his brother.
Lee Del Ratez, 40, January 2015, neglected by his brother and sister.
Izaltina King, 86, March 2015, fell to the floor and died after her son let her lie there for 24 hours without help.
Cheryl Young, 55, June 2015, stabbed by her boyfriend in front of her five-year-old granddaughter.
Maria Branco, 78, April 2016, beaten, neglected, and starved by her son.
Elizabeth Lackey, 85, September 2017, beaten by her grandson.
Frank Lackey, 89, September 2017, beaten by his grandson.

New Hampshire (4)

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

New Jersey (12)

Susan Shea, 19, October 1991, shot by her father.
James Cummings Jr., 46, November 1999, stabbed by his father.
Nikolas Chavez III, 3, November 2005, beaten to death by his godfather.
Mike Tran, 51, March 2009, suffocated by his wife.
Caden Rivera, 2, April 2009, beaten by her mother’s boyfriend.
Wendy Garland, 33, July 2010, neglected by her family.
Teyshawn Young, 3, September 2010, beaten by his mother’s boyfriend.
Mary Driscoll, 94, May 2014, beaten and left to die by her granddaughter.
Barbara Martone, 81, January 2017, shot by her husband in a murder-suicide.
Walter Brown Jr., 24, April 2017, neglected by his mother.
Destiny Rollar, 22, April 2018, shot by her boyfriend.
Alma Shaver, 80, June 2019, shot by her husband.

New York (46)

Tara Kelly, 9, September 1985, died from abuse by her mother’s boyfriend.
Lorraine Miranda, 24, December 1988, strangled and stabbed by her fiance.
Julie Kirisits, 23, October 1990, beaten, strangled, and stabbed by her mother.
Louisa Maier, 87, November 1991, strangled by her son in a murder-suicide.
Regina Savage, Elder, 1995, shot by her husband.
Louise Papeman, 88, February 1999, shot by her husband.
Daniel Leubner, 13, September 1999, died of smoke inhalation in a fire set by his mother.
Stephanie Ramos, 8, July 2003, most likely abused by her mother.
Angelica Auriemma, 20, November 2003, drowned in the bathtub after her mother tried unsuccessfully to electrocute her.
Ulysses Stable, 12, November 2006, had his throat cut by his father.
Helena Weinstein, Elder, September 1999, shot by her husband.
Laura Cummings, 23, January 2010, tortured and smothered by her mother and half-brother.
Jude Mirra, 8, February 2010, poisoned by his mother.
Kenneth Holmes, 12, July 2010, shot by his mother in a murder-suicide.
Marchella Brett-Pierce, 4, September 2010, neglected, starved, and beaten by her mother and grandmother.
Rene Vera, 38, March 2011, stabbed and smothered by his mother.
Julie Cirella, 8, July 2011, asphyxiated by her mother.
James Thompson, 42, June 2012, starved by his niece.
Alayah-Rose Savarese, 8, June 2012, neglected by her mother and her mother’s boyfriend.
Gabriel Philby-Zetzsche, 22, July 2012, stabbed and bludgeoned by his mother.
Jessie Dziomba, 19, March 2013, denied medical treatment by his adoptive parents.
Jamielynn Bleakley, 36, March 2013, beaten, strangled, and left outside to die by her fiance.
Melissa Torres, 32, August 2013, asphyxiated by her boyfriend.
Hope Ruller, 93, December 2014, unknown cause of death, but her daughter neglected her and left her body in her room for fourteen months.
Rebecca Cutler, 26, February 2016, stabbed by her boyfriend.
Maddox Lawrence, 22 months, February 2016, beaten to death with a baseball bat by her father.
Roberta Rybinski, 51, March 2016, stabbed by her boyfriend.
Patricia Myers, 69, April 2016, killed by her nephew.
Barbara Getman, 39, August 2016, beaten by her boyfriend.
Faith Wilson, 10 months, November 2016, had her head slammed into the changing table by her father.
John Owings, 65, November 2016, poisoned by his wife.
Michael Guzman, 5, January 2017, died of a phenobarbital overdose; his parents are suspected by police.
Jeffrey Franklin, 16, March 2017, murdered by his adoptive parents.
Kathy Smith, 59, May 2017, stabbed by her husband.
Micah Gee, 3, July 2017, beaten by a caregiver.
Olivia Gee, 2, July 2017, beaten by a caregiver.
Nicole Beilman, 27, October 2017, shot by her father in a murder-suicide.
Belladonna Loke, 10, February 2018, starved by her mother.
Abraham Cardenas, 7, April 2018, stabbed and decapitated by his mother.
Ann DeLucia, 70, August 2018, shot by her husband in a murder-suicide.
Mary Fitzgerald, 85, February 2019, neglected by her daughter and grandson.
Mya Ase, 7, July 2019, gassed by her mother in a murder-suicide.
Ari Ase, 8, July 2019, gassed by his mother in a murder-suicide.
John Savage, 3, July 2019, gassed by his mother in a murder-suicide.
Amzin Shaw, 63, September 2019, died in a fire set by her niece’s boyfriend.
Thomas Valva, 8, January 2020, died of hypothermia from being made to sleep in an unheated garage.

Pennsylvania (51)

Eric Bernstein, 2, May 1987, shot by his mother.
Medhini Paul, 17, June 1990, shot by her father in a murder-suicide.
Malanie Paul, 48, June 1990, shot by her husband in a murder-suicide.
Tausha Lanham, 7, April 1998, starved by her mother.
Sean Hurtt, 14, June 2001, bludgeoned to death by his stepfather.
Brahim Dukes, 18, December 2001, neglected and starved by his stepmother.
Scott Olsen, 29, November 2003, starved to death by his sister.
Brittany Legler, 15, May 2004, died from a heart attack caused by a beating from her mother.
Mary Sawyer, 79, June 2004, drugged and suffocated by her daughter.
Donna Spadea, 59, June 2005, abused, starved, and poisoned by her caregiver.
Abubakar Nadama, 5, August 2005, died from botched chelation therapy.
Jason Ritzert, 30, November 2005, set on fire, then strangled by his roommates.
Danieal Kelly, 14, August 2006, starved and neglected by her mother.
Fabian Duque, 16, November 2009, shot by his father.
Emily Molin, 85, August 2010, deliberately run over by a car driven by her son.
JaQuinn Brewton, 3, July 2011, beaten and burned by his godmother and her boyfriend.
Barbara Rabins, 70, August 2011, neglected by her caregivers.
Thomas Hayden, 62, January 2012, killed by his wife.
Constance Johnston, 76, February 2013, stabbed by her grandson.
Robert Gensiak, 32, March 2013, neglected and starved by his family.
Victoria Hines, 58, April 2013, starved and neglected by her boyfriend.
Jake Harkins, 10, September 2013, shot by his father in a murder-suicide.
Edward O’Brien Jr., 92, September 2013, neglected and denied medical treatment by his son.
Nathalyz Rivera, 3, September 2013, starved by her parents.
Mickey Liposchok, 52, December 2013, shot by his father in a murder-suicide.
Luke Schlemmer, 3, April 2014, drowned by his mother.
Daniel Schlemmer, 6, April 2014, drowned by his mother.
Jarrod Tutko, Jr., 9, July 2014, starved by his parents.
William Collins, 92, December 2014, beaten to death by his housemates.
Cyrus Buskirk, 8, January 2015, died from diabetes left untreated by his mother.
Ellen Jackson, 66, February 2015, froze to death when her daughter left her alone in her unheated house.
Jessie McCrimmon, 43, July 2015, neglected by his girlfriend.
Elaine Latshaw, 76, August 2015, neglected by her son and daughter-in-law.
Sally Nelson, 63, November 2015, beaten and neglected by her daughter and her daughter’s boyfriend.
David Fuhrman, 54, November 2015, starved and neglected by his housemates.
Ethan Okula, 10, February 2016, died of an untreated bowel obstruction because he was denied medical attention by his foster parents.
Ronald Bettig, 56, August 2016, pushed off a cliff by his housemate and her boyfriend.
Grace Packer, 14, October 2016, beaten, poisoned, raped, and choked by her mother and her mother’s boyfriend.
Albert Weaver Sr., 84, November 2016, starved and neglected by his family.
Rebecca Benight, 73, January 2017, poisoned by her husband.
Lorraine Smith, 53, May 2017, shot by her husband in a murder-suicide.
Elba Monroig, 61, October 2017, bludgeoned by her housemate.
Mason Blum, 2, November 2017, left in the bathtub to drown by his mother.
Adeline Hill, 66, January 2018, shot by her daughter’s boyfriend.
Patricia Gottlieb, 83, March 2018, neglected by her daughter.
Dante Mullinix, 2, September 2018, beaten by his mother’s boyfriend.
Jonathan Schmoyer, 2, September 2018, blown up by a bomb set by his father.
Yulia Nezhikhovskaya, 32, December 2018, poisoned by her mother.
Frank Novak, 92, December 2018, beaten by his son.
Conner Snyder, 8, September 2019, hanged by his mother, along with his little sister.
Sandra Shaffer, 65, September 2019, shot by her husband in a murder-suicide.

Rhode Island (2)

Camden Fry, 8, August 2009, suffocated when her mother sat on her chest to restrain her.
Zha-Nae Wilkerson, 9, January 2019, neglected by her adoptive mother.

Vermont (5)

Charles Billis, 57, July 2009, killed by his wife in a deliberate car crash.
Gertrudes Alwardt, 82, July 2012, bludgeoned by her son.
Isaac Robitille, 13, August 2014, poisoned with alcohol by his mother and her boyfriend.
Jeffrey Kittredge II, 20, July 2016, neglected by his father and stepmother.
Ann Marie Boardman, 70, August 2017, neglected by her daughter.

South (339)

Alabama (10)

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

Arkansas (6)

Linda Helton, 45, January 1986, shot by her mother.
Molly Holt, 10, November 2003, burned to death in a house fire because she had been chained to her bed by her parents.
Joseph Johnson Jr., 14 months, June 2013, scalded with hot water by his father.
Malik Drummond, 2, December 2015, killed by his father.
Alex Santiago, 21, January 2017, bludgeoned with a baseball bat and stabbed with a sword by his brother.
Henry Johnson Jr., 57, June 2017, beaten to death by his girlfriend’s brother.

Florida (80)

Katonya Jackson, 3, 1983, died of untreated epilepsy because she was denied medication.
Emily Gilbert, 73, March 1985, shot by her husband.
Anita Spearman, 48, November 1985, bludgeoned to death by a hit man hired by her husband.
Patricia McNeely, 32, April 1989, killed by her father in a murder-suicide.
Shane Graham, 10, July 2000, neglected and abused by his mother.
Alex Boucher, 3, September 2000, suffocated while restrained in a blanket by his adoptive father.
Eva Visco, 74, December 2000, shot by her husband.
Luzie Wilson, 67, February 2003, shot by her husband in a murder-suicide.
Debbie Burns, 40, August 2004, shot by her sister.
Peggy Mehrman, 79, May 2008, poisoned by her caregiver.
Margaret Benjo, 76, June 2008, shot by her husband.
Roberta Laws, 46, February 2009, strangled by her boyfriend.
Wesley Lawson, 39, March 2010, neglected and starved by his mother.
Deondray Ashe, 1, June 2010, beaten by his stepfather.
Tia McShane, 7, August 2010, cause of death unknown; her mother hid her body in a storage unit.
Romana Bones, 13, June 2011, starved and neglected by her mother.
Christina Sneary, 14, August 2011, shot by her foster sister.
Evan Watkins, 4, September 2011, beaten by his mother’s boyfriend.
Cordero Webber Jr., 5 months, November 2011, abused and neglected by his parents, who thought he was autistic.
Gabrielle Crawford, 8 months, December 2011, beaten by his mother.
Logan Sherwin, 2, December 2011, beaten by his father and father’s girlfriend.
Jeshiah DeJesus, 9, February 2012, stabbed by his father in a murder-suicide.
Nubia Barahona, 10, February 2012, beaten to death by her adoptive father.
Russell Fox, 8, March 2012, starved and denied medical care by his mother.
Taariq Cross, 7, July 2012, left unsupervised by his mother, and was fatally hit by a car.
Patricia Kohler, 72, September 2012, starved by her daughter and granddaughter.
Melissa Stoddard, 11, December 2012, suffocated in the restraints used to tie her to her bed by her stepmother and father.
Virginia Boldt, 75, January 2013, shot by her husband in a murder-suicide.
Mary Baker, 59, January 2013, poisoned by her boyfriend.
Michael Stevens, 26, April 2013, died of a seizure because his mother did not give him his seizure medication.
Aliyah Branum, 2, April 2013, beaten by her mother.
John Satanoski, 67, May 2013, abandoned by his niece.
Mary Bowers, 83, August 2013, shot by her husband in a murder-suicide.
Tamiyah Audain, 12, September 2013, neglected and starved by her aunt.
Ramona Atkinson, 73, April 2014, abandoned and left to die by her son.
Barbara Poucher, 86, May 2014, shot by her husband in a murder-suicide.
Angela Rios, 55, February 2015, beaten to death by her son.
Anthony Tomaselli, 85, March 2015, drugged and suffocated by his daughters.
Dorothy Berry, 77, May 2015, neglected by her son and daughter.
Quincey Pollard, 17 months, July 2015, bludgeoned by his father.
Meredith Jessie, 6, July 2015, stabbed by her mother.
Karen Passmore, 58, August 2015, starved and neglected by her daughter.
John Pehota, 77, September 2015, shot by his wife.
Janiya Thomas, 11, October 2015, abused and neglected by her mother.
Alfonso Rafael Jr., 56, October 2015, shot by his father in a murder-suicide.
Violet Barker, 92, December 2015, left in her room to starve by her son.
Jack May, 89, April 2016, shot by his son.
Barbara Kavanaugh, 88, April 2016, shot by her husband in a murder-suicide.
Marie Stempinski, 72, April 2016, shot by her husband in a murder-suicide.
Gertrud Sigman, 92, May 2016, beaten and strangled by her son.
Carolyn Hager, 78, May 2016, shot by her husband.
Henry Sochalski, 64, May 2016, suffocated by his wife.
Kathryn Ashe, 66, June 2016, abandoned by her roommates.
Angel Alicea-Estrada, 58, August 2016, poisoned by his mother in a murder-suicide.
Benjamin Mitchell, 3 weeks, August 2016, starved and denied medical care by his mother.
Gerald Sohn, 84, August 2016, drowned by his son.
Chance Vanderpool, 4, November 2016, beaten by his mother’s boyfriend.
Aedyn Agminalis, 17 months, December 2016, hit in the head by his foster mother.
Karen Allen, 74, January 2017, starved and left immobile by her husband.
Pamela Kruspe, 61, March 2017, shot by her husband.
Charles Singer, 48, April 2017, shot by his wife.
Gail Caulfield, 75, May 2017, shot by her husband.
Leona Twiss, 95, July 2017, strangled by her grandson and his wife.
Pernell Robinson, 49, July 2017, beaten by his caregiver.
Beverly Nickerson, 74, September 2017, killed by her son.
Fabiola Cosme-Feliciano, 19, December 2017, died of diabetic shock because her boyfriend abandoned her when she was sick.
Liese Sparks, 57, February 2018, stabbed by her son.
Sharron Wood, 68, April 2018, bludgeoned to death by her husband.
Je’Hyrah Daniels, 4, June 2018, drowned by her mother.
Bonnie Hanks, 52, August 2018, beaten to death by her boyfriend.
Logan Starling, 4, September 2018, left in a hot car by his father’s fiance.
Ecie Gabrielsen, 79, September 2018, fatally neglected by her grandson.
Gabrielle Michaelis, 58, October 2018, poisoned by her daughter.
George Rusnack, 73, January 2019, neglected by his caregivers.
Anita Arias, 87, January 2019, neglected by her grandson.
Mia Edmundson, 9, February 2019, denied medical treatment by her mother.
Rebecca Fogel, 22, March 2019, killed by her father in a murder-suicide.
Gwendolyn Thombleson, 66, May 2019, shot by her husband in a murder-suicide.
Joel Parks, 30, September 2019, poisoned by his grandmother.
Jacqueline Juhlin, 50, October 2019, shot by her husband.

Georgia (33)

Gail Terrell, 32, November 1988, shot by her mother.
Justin Malphus, 5, April 2000, beaten and drowned by his mother.
Andy Scott, 41, June 2002, shot by his mother.
Michael Scott, 42, June 2002, shot by his mother.
Mia Depaillat, 21 months, April 2004, died of shaken baby syndrome caused by her mother.
Daniel Benoit, 7, June 2007, suffocated by his father in a murder-suicide.
Alejandra Molina, 7 months, August 2011, starved by her mother.
Arville Rhodes, 4, November 2011, beaten and neglected by his nephew and niece-in-law.
Tina Hall, 47, February 2012, murdered by her boyfriend.
Markea Blakely-Berry, 16, June 2012, starved by her mother.
Robin Adams Jr., 23, October 2012, neglected and starved by his mother.
Susan Walter, 47, March 2013, beaten by her caregiver.
Saharah Weatherspoon, 23 months, January 2014, beaten by her foster mother.
Vincent Phan, 24, January 2014, shot by his mother in a murder-suicide.
Heaven Woods, 5, May 2014, beaten by her mother and mother’s boyfriend.
Kenyon Slacks, 3, June 2014, died from a morphine overdose administered by his foster mother.
Tyrael McFall, 2, November 2014, poisoned by his mother and stepfather.
Agnes Caviston, 92, November 2014, bludgeoned by her son.
Arthur Pelham, 66, January 2015, left outside his house during an ice storm by his caregiver.
Ashley Lovett, 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, 14, November 2015, shot by his mother in a murder-suicide.
Hakan Erdem, 12, November 2015, throat cut by his father.
Phillip Maynard, 71, January 2016, starved and neglected by his wife.
Kobe Shaw, 9 months, March 2016, poisoned by his grandmother.
Amir Ross, 1, May 2016, beaten by his parents.
Ty Lee, 11, June 2016, drowned by his stepfather.
Troymaine Johnson, 33, March 2017, abandoned in the woods by his girlfriend.
Rollis Bowman, 76, May 2017, neglected by his caregivers.
Johnny McFadden, 19, December 2017, neglected by his mother and stepfather.
David Parton, 76, April 2018, bludgeoned by his wife.
Antoin Hawes Jr., 28, May 2018, neglected by his parents.
Dinah Durham, 65, September 2019, neglected by her children.
5-year-old girl, 5, February 2020, strangled by her mother.

Kentucky (16)

James Lloyd, 4, November 1981, shot by his mother.
Brian Myers, 2, November 1987, beaten to death by his foster parents.
Robin Appleby, 30, November 1996, starved by her parents.
Christopher Churchill, 33, September 2009, starved by his adoptive sister.
Kelsey Moore, 13, December 2009, gassed by her father in a murder-suicide.
Jeffrey Bishop, 53, August 2010, killed by his caregivers.
Joseph Adams, 5, December 2011, forced to drink large amounts of vinegar by his adoptive parents.
Gerald Lakes, 23, March 2013, neglected and starved by his parents.
Virginia Chumbley, 44, August 2013, shot by her husband.
Steven Reis, 55, September 2015, unknown cause of death; he was buried in his basement by his caregiver while she used his credit cards.
Jose Gomez, 30, January 2017, bludgeoned by his mother’s boyfriend.
Samuel Murrell, 87, February 2017, stabbed and strangled by his nephew.
Joseph Bishop, 18, February 2017, neglected by his mother and grandparents.
Logan Christy, 20, December 2017, starved and neglected by his parents.
Aurelia Castillo, 14, March 2018, shot by her grandmother in a murder-suicide.
Evelyn Scott, 77, February 2019, throat slit by her niece’s boyfriend.

Louisiana (6)

Jori Lirette, 7, August 2011, decapitated by his father.
Lucas Ruiz, 17 months, January 2014, poisoned by his mother.
Bessie Looney, 82, September 2014, neglected and starved by her daughter and granddaughter.
Barbara Lewis-Brown, 77, July 2018, neglected by her grandchildren.
Cyra Harrison, 25, November 2018, neglected by her mother and housemates.
Keith Theriot, 50, January 2019, shot by his son.

Maryland (14)

Trevor Horn, 8, March 1993, ventilator shut off by a hit man hired by his father.
Jasmine Bowman, 7, May 2006, smothered by her adoptive mother.
Minnet Bowman, 9, May 2006, smothered by her adoptive mother.
Jeremy Fraser, 9, March 2009, denied cancer medication by his mother and died of leukemia.
Christopher Melton, 18, June 2010, gassed by his mother in a murder-suicide.
Benjamin Barnhard, 13, August 2011, shot by his mother in a murder-suicide.
Madoc O’Callaghan, 3, February 2014, beaten by his adoptive father.
Anayah Williams, 1, March 2014, beaten by her father.
Sophie Kostek, 88, August 2014, beaten by her son.
Mark Green, 56, March 2015, shot by his father in a murder-suicide.
Nadia Schaible, 91, July 2016, bludgeoned by her cousin.
Jhalandia Butler, 28, March 2017, stabbed by her boyfriend.
Mary Terry, 79, September 2018, shot by her husband in a murder-suicide.
Malachi Lawson, 4, August 2019, burned with hot water by his mother and stepmother.

Mississippi (14)

Anginetta Clayton, 2, January 1989, starved by her mother.
Timothy Ellis Jr., 2, June 1994, beaten to death by his father.
Jimmy Phillips, 76, January 2010, shot by his son in a murder-suicide.
Angela Andrews, 40, December 2011, beaten by her boyfriend.
Marcel Hill, 38, May 2013, beaten and stabbed by his girlfriend.
Melinda Pace, 58, July 2013, shot by her sister in a murder-suicide.
Sharon Johnson, 65, August 2015, stabbed by her caregiver.
Earl Coleman, 81, September 2016, scalded with boiling water by his daughter.
Kari Whitley, 43, May 2017, beaten by her husband.
William Brownlee Sr., 62, November 2017, burned to death when his daughter-in-law set his bed on fire.
Irma Reese, 84, October 2018, died in a fire set by her son.
Rebecca Ballenger, 70, December 2018, shot by her husband.
Linnie Everett, 80, March 2019, shot by her husband in a murder-suicide.
Jakie Toole, 5, September 2019, burned and beaten by his caregiver.

North Carolina (23)

Zahra Baker, 10, September 2010, killed by her stepmother.
Richard Davenport Jr., 59, April 2013, throat cut by his caregiver.
Malachi Golden, 4, May 2015, starved, beaten, neglected, denied medical care, and finally strangled by his stepfather.
Jason Corbett, 39, August 2015, beaten by his wife and father-in-law.
(Boy) Sulpizio, 7, August 2015, neglected by his mother.
Thelma Hayner, 84, September 2015, neglected by her son and daughter-in-law.
Tyler Bryan, 3, December 2015, strangled by his mother in a murder-suicide.
Charlene Norris, 79, June 2016, shot by her husband.
Cedric Page, 53, June 2016, stabbed by his girlfriend.
Leslie Ramirez, 3, August 2016, left in a hot van by her mother.
Patricia Swink, 66, November 2016, killed by her niece and her niece’s son.
Rebecka Pearce, 30, November 2016, shot by her ex-husband in a murder-suicide.
Phyllis Mansfield, 72, December 2016, shot by her husband.
Naoko Kaup, 84, July 2017, shot by her husband in a murder-suicide.
Kayla Hensley, 18, November 2017, stabbed by her brother.
Mariah Woods, 3, December 2017, kidnapped and killed by her mother’s boyfriend.
Tial Melvin, 22, February 2018, starved by her adoptive mother.
Cynthia Brunner, 74, February 2018, left to die by her son after she fell down the stairs.
Pearlie Williams, 77, May 2018, neglected by his daughter and granddaughter.
Stacy Hunsucker, 32, September 2018, poisoned by her husband.
Willie Moore, 60, January 2019, shot by his son.
Robbie Ballenger, 8, April 2019, starved by his grandmother.
John Robinson, 47, September 2019, beaten by his girlfriend.

Oklahoma (17)

Brenda Thomas, 22, April 1996, abused and starved by her mother.
Cheyenne Wolf, 12, March 2008, beaten by her stepmother.
Christina Meeks, 4, June 2011, died of a heart attack after her uncle raped her.
Timothy Brooks, 52, August 2012, shot by his son.
Quinten Wood, 15, January 2013, neglected by his father.
Monica Schemm, 49, June 2013, suffocated by her husband.
Kalib Smart, 17, April 2014, neglected by his parents.
Theodore Meyer, 91, June 2014, beaten by his son.
Jacee Sanner, 10, August 2014, starved by her mother.
Camaron Larson, 11, November 2014, neglected by his parents.
Lorrie Rolen, 53, June 2015, hit in the head by her husband.
Kenneth Nix, 69, March 2016, shot by his ex-wife.
Noah Campbell, 8, March 2017, gassed by his father.
Wade Denton, 49, November 2017, abandoned and left to die by his wife.
Nichol Widger, 20, April 2018, shot by her father, who also killed her mother, in a murder-suicide.
Elvis Dry, 61, January 2019, burned alive by his live-in caregiver.
Dorothy Davis, 77, October 2019, shot by her husband.

South Carolina (20)

Gabriel Britt, 6, March 2001, suffocated by his father.
Meah Weidner, 10, July 2009, shaken and dropped by her mother’s boyfriend.
Joshua Mendoza, 13, February 2012, starved by his parents.
Robert Guinyard, Jr., 4, July 2013, beaten by his parents.
Madison Garcia, 13 months, September 2013, starved by her parents.
Barbara Beam, 82, January 2015, left sitting in her chair for six months by her caregivers until she died of a blood clot.
Aja Dasa, 16, February 2015, stabbed by his brother.
Albert Vereen, 63, August 2015, neglected by his son and daughter.
La’Marion Jordan, 5, September 2015, thrown down the hall by his adoptive father.
Kenneth Mobley Jr., 30, October 2015, beaten and starved by his sister.
Carolyn Taurino, 57, February 2016, shot by her son.
Mason Bryan, 4, June 2016, beaten by his mother’s boyfriend.
Henrietta Belcher, 69, November 2016, shot by her son.
96-year-old woman, 96, Unknown, neglected by her great-grandson.
James Chewning, 79, November 2017, abused and neglected by his stepson.
Michael Shearin, 25, December 2017, neglected by his mother and sister.
Patricia Todd, 54, January 2018, stabbed by her boyfriend.
Austin Steele, 18, March 2018, murdered by his housemates.
Wilson Ross, 74, May 2018, stabbed by his son.
Cristina Pangalangan, 13, August 2019, deliberately left in a hot car by her mother.

Tennessee (21)

Chucky Sweeten, 39, January 1990, shot by his mother.
Ed Dossett, 44, August 1992, drugged by his wife, then left to be trampled by cattle.
Fiona Mitchell, 10, July 1994, starved by her mother.
David Leath, 57, March 2003, drugged and shot by his wife.
Karen Dreager, 35, August 2004, starved by her family.
Robert McClancy, 56, May 2006, poisoned by his wife.
Kairissa Mark, 4, July 2010, thrown at a wall and left to die by her mother.
Wieslawa Pytlinski, 57, October 2010, beaten by her boyfriend.
Nalecia Hines, 63, November 2011, smothered and stabbed by her mother.
Shaneca Webber, 30, September 2012, bludgeoned by her mother.
Andrea Ruth, 12, November 2012, neglected and denied medical care by her father.
Skyler Craighead, 5 months, November 2013, starved by her mother.
Rebecca Cotten, 22, May 2014, starved and abused by her mother.
Shirley Beck, 39, June 2014, beaten to death by her partner and housemates.
Melisha Mosier Ludwick, 38, August 2015, strangled by her boyfriend.
Sue Liner, 84, November 2016, shot by her husband in a murder-suicide.
Tevaun Williamson, 7, November 2016, starved and beaten by his parents.
Ellen McKenzie, 48, January 2017, shot by her boyfriend in a murder-suicide.
Shannon Cooper, 40, July 2017, neglected by her fiance.
Evelyn Bailey, 93, September 2018, shot by her husband in a murder-suicide.
Betty Crews, 72, June 2019, neglected by her daughter and son-in-law.

Texas (50)

Paula Riffe, 42, December 1984, killed by her father in a murder-suicide.
Randy Busby, 20, December 1993, stabbed to death by his mother’s boyfriend.
Elwin Caler, 22, December 1993, stabbed to death by his mother’s boyfriend.
Jeanette Williams, 47, March 1997, killed by a man hired by her housemates.
Joseph Beebe, 8, March 2000, beaten to death by his adoptive mother.
Mitchell Dickson, 10, June 2002, killed by his mother.
James Orr, 32, May 2003, died in a house fire set by his wife.
Davontae Williams, 8, July 2004, neglected and starved by his mother and her girlfriend.
Ethan Kirby, 3, August 2008, beaten by his mother’s boyfriend.
Cynthia Burns, 58, April 2009, starved and denied medical care by her daughter and son-in-law.
Lloyd Yarbrough, 62, May 2009, poisoned by his wife.
Thoretta Miller, 57, February 2010, beaten and stabbed by her granddaughter.
Gerren Isgrigg, 6, April 2010, abandoned by his grandmother and died of exposure.
Leosha Barnett, 17, May 2010, starved by her mother and sister.
Zain Akhter, 5, July 2010, strangled by his mother.
Faryaal Akhter, 4, July 2010, strangled by her mother.
Cassie Hopkins, 2, March 2011, left in the bathtub to drown by her father.
Jonathan Singer, 10, April 2011, starved by his parents.
Alicia Moore, 16, November 2012, raped and murdered by her great-uncle.
Brandon White, 15, January 2013, suffocated by his mother’s boyfriend.
Marci Garvin, 39, March 2013, neglected by her father and sister.
David Herrera, Jr., 22, December 2013, died in a house fire set by his sister.
Ayahna Comb, 9, January 2014, neglected by her mother.
Jean Adams, 77, November 2014, shot by her husband.
Maria Fuentes, adult, November 2014, beaten by her caregiver.
Georgianne Woolum, 90, December 2014, shot by her husband in a murder-suicide.
Kylee Forrest, 4, February 2015, beaten by her father.
Patricia Spencer, 76, March 2015, shot by her husband in a murder-suicide.
Jody Hernandez, 31, May 2015, shot by her husband.
Joyce Taylor, 26, August 2015, suffocated by her husband; she was four months pregnant.
Jhoel Noria, 12, September 2015, left unsupervised by his mother and stepfather, walked into the road, and was fatally hit by a car.
Vincent Apilado, 79, November 2015, shot by his son.
Evelyn Harvey, 93, December 2015, shot by her husband.
Holli Jeffcoat, 18, February 2016, stabbed by her stepfather.
Noemi Villarreal, 45, June 2016, strangled by her boyfriend.
Janelle Johnson, 5, July 2016, drowned by her father.
Margaret Shelton, 85, August 2016, smothered by her son.
14-year-old girl, 14, October 2016, poisoned with medication by her father and caregivers.
Ruth Bain, 82, March 2017, shot by her husband in a murder-suicide.
Edgar Carbajal, 26, June 2017, neglected by his mother.
Vivian Nelson, 94, August 2017, shot by her son.
Sherin Mathews, 3, October 2017, choked by her adoptive father.
Aubrey Dawson, 5, December 2017, shot by her father in a murder-suicide.
Luke Dawson, 9, December 2017, shot by his father in a murder-suicide.
Nathan Quezada, 21 months, March 2018, died from abuse.
Amanda Zriny, 26, April 2018, strangled by her father in a murder-suicide.
Joshua Alonzo, 21, May 2018, neglected and starved by his mother.
Bertha McGill, 68, June 2018, died of smoke inhalation in a fire set by her grandson.
Ernest Starry, 85, July 2018, shot by his son, along with three other family members, in a murder-suicide.
Vanessa Mayfield, 31, August 2019, killed by her fiance.

Virginia (23)

Cory Watts, 22, July 1985, shot by his mother in a murder-suicide.
Dominic Diehl, 13, October 1986, beaten by his father.
William Lash IV, 12, July 2006, killed by his father in a murder-suicide.
Alexis Agyepong-Glover, 13, January 2009, abandoned by her adoptive mother and died of exposure.
Terrell Stepney, 19, February 2009, poisoned by his grandmother in a murder-suicide.
Pamela Hall, 59, April 2009, stabbed by her son-in-law.
Charles Poertner, 7, June 2010, starved by his mother.
Perry Jones, 51, April 2012, strangled by his mother.
Terrilynn Dennis, 7, April 2013, beaten by her adoptive parents.
Antonio Brooks, 14, October 2013, beaten by his father.
Lena Smith, 45, January 2014, stabbed by her ex-boyfriend.
Katharine Mihok, 8, July 2014, shot by her mother in a murder-suicide.
John Craig, 53, October 2015, strangled and suffocated by his boyfriend.
Dwight Ridley, 59, January 2016, stabbed to death by his nephew.
Ezra Miller, 6, February 2016, beaten by his father.
Margaret Sinclair, 85, June 2016, beaten to death by her caregiver.
Irene McLean, 96, January 2017, abused and neglected by a family member.
Meghan Scully, 38, November 2017, shot by her father in a murder-suicide.
Lorene Hopkins-Pequignot, 69, January 2018, strangled by her husband.
Jeanette Brown, 74, January 2018, shot by her husband.
Kathleen White-Gangruth, 61, April 2018, burned alive by her husband.
Heaven Watkins, 11, May 2018, beaten by her mother and mother’s boyfriend.
Jalen Goldsborough, 13, September 2018, neglected by his mother.

Washington DC (2)

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

West Virginia (4)

Hevin Jenkins, 2, December 2005, drowned by his aunt.
Christian Jenkins, 14, November 2008, poisoned by his father.
Olivia Cart, 5, October 2017, shot by her mother in a murder-suicide.
Leo McWilliams, 84, March 2018, had his throat cut by his son.

West (193)

Alaska (2)

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

Arizona (22)

Mary Carlson, 53, April 1997, killed by two men hired by her son and daughter-in-law.
Brandon Williams, 5, March 2007, beaten and poisoned by his mother and her housemates.
Asher Bashir, 4, August 2009, left alone near a pool by his mother, who allowed him to drown.
Kaiya Kapahu, 5, February 2010, starved by her uncle.
James Moore, 22, June 2012, beaten and starved by his sister and brother-in-law.
Lola Mae Stout, 73, July 2013, left in a hot van by her sons and husband.
Michael Sudkamp, 53, December 2013, beaten by his roommate.
Bridget Charlebois, 22, February 2014, died, along with her full-term baby boy Isaiah, when her boyfriend ignored a medical emergency.
Caitlin Wentzel, 12, April 2014, poisoned and smothered by her mother in a murder-suicide.
Ezekial Castro, 4, October 2015, poisoned with salt by his mother.
Helious Griffith, 5, November 2015, strangled by his mother in a murder-suicide.
Princeton Holloway, 3, August 2016, thrown down the stairs and stabbed by his brother.
Sanaa Cunningham, 7, February 2017, restrained, starved, and denied medical care by her father and stepmother.
James Walker, 72, July 2017, murdered by his stepson.
William Dubois, 91, October 2017, beaten by his daughter.
Vanessa Comer, 21, July 2018, starved by her father.
Helen Smith, 81, July 2018, throat cut by her grandchild.
Tina Stimmell, 56, January 2019, shot by her husband.
Tika Young, 37, March 2019, bludgeoned by her housemate.
Jaden Webb, 8, April 2019, shot by his grandmother in a murder-suicide.
Jorden Webb, 8, April 2019, shot by his grandmother in a murder-suicide.
G. B., 6, September 2019, drowned and burned by his father.

California (83)

Matthew Robles, 4 months, September 1980, smothered by his mother.
John Robles, 6, January 1985, smothered by his mother.
John Muir, 65, November 1985, stabbed to death by a hit man hired by his wife.
Jeni Cazares, 3 months, May 1991, bludgeoned by her mother.
Dianna Phan, 4, November 1991, shot by her mother in a murder-suicide.
Mark Dowell, 35, January 1992, poisoned by his mother.
Christina Corrigan, 13, November 1996, neglected by her mother.
Ronald Blevins, 52, February 1997, shot by his father.
Lilian Gill, 4, March 2002, killed by her mother.
Dale Bartolome, 27, July 2002, shot by his father in a murder-suicide.
Deetrick Brown, 2, January 2003, beaten by his father and stepmother.
Eric Bland, 38, February 2003, starved by his sister and her boyfriend.
Eliza Scovil, 3, May 2005, died from AIDS-related pneumonia because her mother did not treat her for HIV infection.
Daelynn Foreman, 12, July 2006, starved and neglected by her mother.
Erianna Beltran, 3, January 2008, beaten to death, probably by her mother or her mother’s boyfriend.
Lavender Banks, 3, May 2008, beaten and smothered by her adoptive mother.
Aleksi Toledo, 4, May 2008, neglected by his mother.
Sherre Neal-Lypps, 62, June 2009, strangled and drowned by her husband.
Phyllis Fish, 88, September 2009, shot by her husband in a murder-suicide.
Walter Hildebrand Jr., 20, November 2009, died from a seizure aggravated by a beating from his brother.
Rita Morales, 87, April 2010, stabbed and bludgeoned by her son.
Manuel Reyes, 85, April 2010, bludgeoned by his nephew.
Kyle Potts, 9, October 2010, shot by his grandmother in a murder-suicide.
Clara Laird, 86, November 2010, shot by her husband.
Amanda Cooper, 10, November 2010, found dead after having been sexually assaulted by a family member.
Lylah Johnson, 8, March 2011, gassed by her mother.
Patrick Clare, 35, April 2011, overdosed with sedatives and neglected by his father.
Noe Medina Jr., 7 months, August 2011, thrown from a four-story building by his mother.
Cora Sam, 60, October 2011, neglected and starved by her sister.
George Hodgins, 22, March 2012, killed by his mother in a murder-suicide.
Daniel Corby, 4, March 2012, drowned by his mother.
Ruben Johnson, 56, May 2012, shot by his wife.
Stephanie Torres, 2, July 2012, locked into a room and left to die by her mother.
Antonio Mendez, 22, August 2012, neglected, starved, and beaten by his sister and her boyfriend.
Deborah Crouch, 53, September 2012, drowned by her husband.
Peyton Rowe, 6 weeks, November 2012, beaten by her father.
Heidi Good-Swiacki, 48, March 2013, drugged and disconnected from her ventilator by her mother and caregiver.
Terry Smith, 11, July 2013, murdered by his half-brother.
Marian Roberts, 57, August 2013, shot by her father in a murder-suicide.
Jaelen Edge, 13, September 2013, poisoned and drowned by his mother.
Dameian Gulley, 14, November 2013, strangled by his stepfather.
Bertha Anderson, 68, December 2013, shot by her husband.
Lisa Nave, 58, December 2013, shot by her brother.
Michael Jones, 48, January 2014, strangled by his roommate.
Monique Johnson, 37, February 2014, neglected and starved by her mother and sister.
Joann Canfield, 72, October 2014, shot by her husband.
Gertrudes Hollis, 74, February 2015, burned to death in a fire set by her husband.
Wendy Blackstone, 49, March 2015, died in a staged suicide, probably set up by her sister.
Ahziya Osceola, 3, March 2015, beaten by his stepmother.
Abdelkarim Elmezayen, 8, April 2015, drowned by his father.
Elhassan Elmezayen, 13, April 2015, drowned by his father.
Brooke MacBeth, 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, 83, June 2015, stabbed by her husband.
Jacklyn Nguyen, 2, June 2015, beaten by a chiropractor hired by her mother.
Margaret Yamaguchi, 61, September 2015, stabbed by her daughter.
Emily Kaminski, 16, October 2015, poisoned by her grandmother in a murder-suicide.
Mark Fulgham, 36, December 2015, neglected and starved by his wife.
Bertha Coombes, 83, January 2016, shot by her husband in a murder-suicide.
Deborah Harris, 22 months, February 2016, beaten by her parents.
Lynda Cestone, 56, April 2016, burned alive in a house fire set by her husband.
Nancy Wright, 85, July 2016, shot by her husband in a murder-suicide.
Yonatan Aguilar, 11, August 2016, kept in a closet for three years by his mother; died of starvation.
Stephanie McGeough, 54, September 2016, strangled by her brother.
Mercedes Witterman, 69, January 2017, shot by her husband in a murder-suicide.
James Smith, 68, February 2017, shot by his wife in a murder-suicide.
Nicholas Dean, 31, March 2017, drugged and strangled by his adoptive sister and her boyfriend.
Jaylynn Keith, 27, March 2017, shot by her boyfriend.
Virginia Villa, 73, July 2017, shot by her husband in a murder-suicide.
Courtney Turney, 33, August 2017, murdered by her housemate.
Ursula Cabalzar, 68, August 2017, shot by her husband in a murder-suicide.
Kiara LaSalle, 17, September 2017, shot by her mother’s boyfriend.
Charity Depina, 22, November 2017, beaten by her boyfriend.
Lerae Bush, 85, February 2018, died in a fire set by her caregiver.
Kaylina Anderson, 18, March 2018, starved and abused by her mother and stepfather.
66-year-old man, 66, May 2018, shot by his stepfather in a murder-suicide.
Philip White, 65, May 2018, beaten and shot by his girlfriend.
Laurel Bentley-Bearham, 91, July 2018, shot by her husband in a murder-suicide.
Chet Scharnick, 84, January 2019, killed by his stepdaughter.
Kylee Willis, 4, March 2019, beaten to death by her mother’s boyfriend.
Duke Flores, 6, April 2019, missing and presumed dead; his mother and aunt are charged with murder.
Marge, 83, July 2019, stabbed by her husband.
Victor Villa, 75, August 2019, scalded and stabbed by his wife.
14-year-old girl, 14, August 2019, killed by her mother.

Colorado (15)

Amanda Bates, 13, February 2001, died from diabetes left untreated by her parents.
Dylan Walborn, 4, November 2005, died of dehydration when his parents removed his feeding tube.
Jesse Weaver, 11, July 2007, committed suicide after his mother stopped his psychiatric medication.
Kayla Dutcher, 5, October 2007, died from poisoning because she was neglected by her parents.
Jacob Grabe, 13, September 2008, shot by his father.
Julian Adams-Lacas, 6 months, February 2009, shaken by his father.
David Lauberts, 50, September 2009, killed by his brother.
Rylan Rochester, 6 months, June 2010, smothered by his mother because she thought he was autistic.
Chase Ogden, 13, October 2010, shot by his mother in a murder-suicide.
Angel Goodwin, 10, May 2015, drowned by his grandmother.
Abigail Cozad, 31, June 2015, beaten by her boyfriend.
Corey Carpenter, 27, October 2015, starved by his mother.
Bethannie Johnson, 3, March 2016, beaten by her aunt and her aunt’s girlfriend.
Mary Smith, 88, May 2018, neglected by her daughter.
Theresa Bagwell, 58, February 2019, shot by her husband.

Hawaii (3)

Talia Williams, 5, July 2005, beaten by her father and stepmother.
Shaelynn Lehano-Stone, 9, June 2016, starved by her parents and grandmother.
Josephine Leong, 83, April 2018, shot by her husband in a murder-suicide.

Idaho (3)

Stephen Hughes, 2, June 1982, died of untreated pneumonia because he was denied medical care.
Jonathan Samuel, 13, March 2014, shot and stabbed by his brother.
Noama Ware, 78, October 2014, beaten by her husband and son.

Montana (1)

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

Nevada (15)

Adacelli Snyder, 2, May 2005, neglected and starved by her parents.
Jason Rimer, 4, June 2008, left in a hot car for 17 hours by his parents.
D’Amber Myles, 5, June 2009, drowned by her mother.
Giovanni Kopystenski, 5, July 2009, given access to a loaded gun by his father; died by gunshot.
Willie Henderson, 60, January 2010, shot by his godson.
Brandy Ardon, 2 months, March 2011, drugged and burned alive by her mother.
Matthew Hafer, 28, July 2013, poisoned by his mother.
Frances Dresser, 86, January 2014, shot by her husband.
Marvell Patterson, 11 months, April 2014, drowned by his mother because she thought he had a disability.
Susan Winters, 48, January 2015, poisoned by her husband.
Tammara Killam, 25, June 2016, abandoned by her father; died of dehydration.
Brandon Strauss, 21, February 2017, burned and poisoned by his adoptive parents.
Judith Howe, 73, April 2018, neglected by her daughter.
Dawn Liebig, 46, July 2018, stabbed and bludgeoned by her sons.
Jaime Feden, 33, October 2019, suffocated by her boyfriend.

New Mexico (3)

Grace Bogey, 3, September 2000, abused by her adoptive mother and adoptive grandparent.
Jared Greenwood, 26, September 2007, neglected by his mother.
Sarah Dubois-Gilbeau, 5, April 2019, beaten to death by her father.

Oregon (9)

Christopher DeGroot, 19, May 2006, burned to death by his parents.
London McCabe, 6, November 2014, thrown off a bridge by his mother.
James Wilkerson, 67, October 2015, stabbed by his wife.
Nada Bodholdt, 92, December 2015, smothered by her granddaughter.
Jose Castillo-Cisneros, 3, May 2016, beaten and stabbed by his mother’s boyfriend.
Kathryn Breen, 74, December 2016, burned in a fire set by her caregiver.
Erwin Drake, 93, February 2017, shot by his ex-wife.
Mason Jordan, 7, August 2018, shot by his mother.
Heidi Winchester, 50, January 2019, killed by her husband.

Utah (10)

Janet Cunningham, 43, September 1992, hacked to death with a hatchet by her father.
Dorothy Cunningham, 69, September 1992, hacked to death with a hatchet by her husband.
Cassandra Killpack, 4, June 2002, fatally abused by her adoptive parents.
Nicolai Emelyantsev, 14 months, March 2008, beaten by his mother.
Christina Harms, 22, March 2011, died from being tied up, drugged, and left in a closet by her caregivers.
Jean Chamberlain, 70, February 2014, suffocated by her husband.
Sophia Mahaffey, 19 months, January 2016, beaten by her mother’s boyfriend.
Mary Palley, 73, March 2016, killed by her husband in a murder-suicide.
Sandra Nickells, elder, June 2017, shot by her husband in a murder-suicide.
Donna Featherstone, 78, January 2019, neglected by her son.

Washington (24)

Alice Hummel, 46, October 1990, poisoned by her husband.
Basma Rafay, 20, July 1994, beaten to death by her brother.
Meridee Reynolds, 40, September 2000, shot by her friend, who served as her caregiver.
Christopher Forder, 8, November 2002, starved and beaten by his adoptive mother.
Summer Phelps, 4, March 2007, drowned by her stepmother.
Hana Williams, 13, May 2011, died of hypothermia when she was left outside in the cold by her adoptive parents.
Linda McNeely, 52, March 2012, shot by her husband.
Harlan Haynes, 96, March 2014, neglected and starved by his daughter.
Otto Smith, 18, April 2014, suffocated while restrained by his mother’s boyfriend.
Julieanne Cieslikowski, 16, February 2015, shot by her mother in a murder-suicide.
Gary Blanton III, 5, April 2015, beaten by his aunt.
George Philip Carter, 59, May 2015, neglected by his caregiver.
Carmina Brown, 27, December 2015, shot by her father in a murder-suicide.
Desmond Hudson Jr., 6 months, February 2016, neglected and beaten by his parents.
16-year-old girl, 16, May 2016, neglected by her legal guardian.
Kayce McDermed, 16, May 2016, starved by her guardian.
68-year-old woman, 68, September 2016, shot by her husband in a murder-suicide.
Isaac Ward, 2, November 2016, abused and neglected by her foster grandmother and foster mother.
Perleen Bode, 67, January 2017, strangled by her boyfriend.
Estelle Swanson, 66, April 2017, stabbed by her husband in a murder-suicide.
Dayvid Pakko, 6, October 2017, drowned by his uncle.
Irene Strandt, 81, December 2017, died of an infection after being left tied up on the floor by her son.
Peggy Pettis, 64, June 2018, poisoned by her husband.
Patricia Whitney-Jones, 76, August 2019, shot by her husband in a murder-suicide.

Wyoming (3)

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