Quarterly Summaries of Child Fatalities/Near Fatalities

Act 146 of 2006 went into effect on May 8, 2007. A major provision of this law requires that the Department report on a quarterly basis to the Governor and the General Assembly a summary of each child fatality or near fatality that was the result of substantiated child abuse or neglect. The law requires the Department to provide as much case-specific information as permissible while respecting the confidentiality rights of the individuals. The following summaries are being provided in accordance with this law. Quarterly summaries will be provided based on the following timeframes:

• Summaries of child fatalities/near fatalities that are substantiated between January 1 – March 31 will be posted by June 30.
• Summaries of child fatalities/near fatalities that are substantiated between April 1 – June 30 will be posted by September 30.
• Summaries of child fatalities/near fatalities that are substantiated between July 1 – September 30 will be posted by December 31.
• Summaries of child fatalities/near fatalities that are substantiated between October 1 and December 31 will be included in the Annual Child Abuse Report for the respective year except for 2016, which is located below. 
  

The Annual Child Abuse Report will include a compilation of the summaries posted in the previous three quarters of the respective year with updates as appropriate.

 

2016 Quarterly Summaries of Child Fatalities and Near Fatalities:

1st Quarter Summaries of Child Fatalities/Near Fatalities

2nd Quarter Summaries of Child Fatalities/Near Fatalities

3rd Quarter Summaries of Child Fatalities/Near Fatalities

4th Quarter Summaries of Child Fatalities/Near Fatalities

2015 Quarterly Summaries of Child Fatalities and Near Fatalities:

1st Quarter Summaries of Child Fatalities/Near Fatalities

2nd Quarter Summaries of Child Fatalities/Near Fatalities

3rd Quarter Summaries of Child Fatalities/Near Fatalities

2014 Quarterly Summaries of Child Fatalities and Near Fatalities:

1st Quarter Summaries of Child Fatalities/Near Fatalities

2nd Quarter Summaries of Child Fatalities/Near Fatalities

3rd Quarter Summaries of Child Fatalities/Near Fatalities

2013 Quarterly Summaries of Child Fatalities and Near Fatalities:

1st Quarter Summaries of Child Fatalities/Near Fatalities

2nd Quarter Summaries of Child Fatalities/Near Fatalities

3rd Quarter Summaries of Child Fatalities/Near Fatalities

2012 Quarterly Summaries of Child Fatalities and Near Fatalities:

1st Quarter Summaries of Child Fatalities/Near Fatalities

2nd Quarter Summaries of Child Fatalities/Near Fatalities

3rd Quarter Summaries of Child Fatalities/Near Fatalities

2011 Quarterly Summaries of Child Fatalities and Near Fataltites:

1st Quarter Summaries of Child Fatalities/Near Fatalities

2nd Quarter Summaries of Child Fatalities/Near Fatalities

3rd Quarter Summaries of Child Fatalities/Near Fatalities