Corrections Officer Terrance Reynolds, and Sergeant Brendan Butler, conspired to physically assault children at the South Florida Reception Center Continue reading Officers assaulted children in a juvenile facility.
Predators prey on children from broken homes, group homes, foster care, and runaways. Continue reading How Foster Children Become Victims.
…..We similarly reinstate Johnson’s petition to establish parenting time, legal decision-making, and child support, which the superior court has not yet addressed on the merits.” Continue reading AZ court orders fit Dad to pay child support.
Designer babies are possible, and there is a lot of controversy about it. Continue reading Designer babies are possible.
Roberts was there when Caralee was left at a psychiatric hospital in Moscow, and for years tried to learn what happened to her. He found out last summer after Caralee — now an adult named Sabrina Caldwell — reached out to him. Continue reading Sabrina’s foster care story and his.
Tricia Derges, a Republican member of the Missouri House Representatives was convicted on 10 counts of illegal distribution of controlled substances over the internet, 2 counts of making false statements to federal investigators, and 10 counts of wire fraud. Continue reading Missouri House Representative, Tricia Derges resigns, convicted of 22 federal charges.
people entering the court system usually have no idea what they are being plugged into Continue reading Should children never have access to an addicted parent?
Vickie White, the Alabama jailer that helped an inmate escape was found dead of a self-inflicted gunshot wound in Indiana. Continue reading Alabama jailer that was on the run with an inmate committed suicide.
Kinship and family placements almost always provide more stability for foster children. Children placed with family members are less likely to run away. Foster children that grow up in kinship care or are adopted by a biological family member do better in school, make better grades, form healthy relationships in their communities, and they are more likely to go to college and grow to be productive members of society. Continue reading Same-sex couples are 7 times more likely to foster and adopt than opposite-sex couples.
Predictive policing is very controversial and research shows that it produces more harm to communities, especially to poorer people and people of color. Continue reading Experts disagree on the use of predictive analysis to target repeat offenders.