FINAL REPORT

CASE #0600 CHILDREN’S PROTECTIVE SERVICES

 
 REASON FOR INVESTIGATION

The 2000-01 Civil Grand Jury received complaints from relatives regarding placement of a minor child through Children’s Protective Services (CPS).

 
BACKGROUND

The 2000-01 Civil Grand Jury received complaints from relatives regarding placement of a minor child through Children’s Protective Services (CPS). The complaints included questions regarding the competency, integrity and honesty of the social workers involved. CPS removed the child from the home of relatives and placed her in a foster home. Relatives alleged that family members were not considered to care for nor given an opportunity to adopt the child.


METHOD OF INVESTIGATION

 

FINDINGS


CONCLUSIONS


RECOMMENDATIONS

None


RESPONSE REQUIRED

None