A De Pere woman is facing several counts of child abuse and neglect of her adopted children. According to a police investigation, since 2006 Child Protective Services and police were called multiple times, and school officials have reported concern for the children of 54 year old former State Trooper, Sharon Windey. Officers went to her home on February 12th to investigate reports of child abuse. The children described being punched, choked, spanked, thrown against a wall, hair pulling, food punishment and exercise punishment to the officers. Windey is also facing charges of strangulation and suffocation, battery and mental harm to a child.