Becker County wrestles with huge increase in child abuse

The court system has seen a 200 percent increase in child abuse cases and the county attorney calls it "the most important thing we do in our office here." No one knows exactly why the abuse seems to be skyrocketing, but some point to the stress of a poor economy.
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The court system has seen a 200 percent increase in child abuse cases and the county attorney calls it "the most important thing we do in our office here." No one knows exactly why the abuse seems to be skyrocketing, but some point to the stress of a poor economy.

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