There are more than 200 children before Esme Kinraid who are counted in New Zealand's Child Victim Toll.
The last minutes of Esme Kinraid's life must have been terrifying. Struggling for breath, under the weight of her father.
The head of a new uber agency for vulnerable children says she can halt New Zealand's roll call of shame.
Anger and tears underpinned a father's journey through grief after the death of his baby girl.
Jury shown replicas of accused's teeth and how they matched marks on boy's body
They work with impoverished and sometimes violent families. Yet members of a Children's Team may have never even met one another.
There's a "strong case" for specifically tailored child homicide and abuse charges, law professor argues.
Eight-year-old Lisa Hope was excited to move in with her mother the day before she was killed.
Anaru's birth mother wrenched him from a happy adoptive family. Sitting at his unmarked, untended grave, his sister wants a proper memorial.
The high rates of child abuse among Maori can be traced back to colonisation, an academic says.
Child, Youth and Family will be replaced by a new Ministry for Vulnerable Children within months.
Faces of Innocents is harrowing. But it doesn't come close to the lives lived by these children.
OPINION: They are not "CYF kids". They belong to all of us, and they deserve the chance to thrive.