An investigation by the Connecticut child advocate has found that boys and girls in state detention facilities were subjected to unlawful and repeated isolation while officials didn’t adequately prevent or respond to suicide attempts and self-inflicted injuries.
The state Child Advocate today released a report on the deadly attack at the Sandy Hook elementary school.
The state Office of Child Advocate has criticized state child welfare officials for their handling of a transgender girl held at a Connecticut detention center for boys.
Newtown school officials must release records for the gunman who killed 26 people at Sandy Hook Elementary school, a Connecticut judge ordered Friday.
The Director of the Child Abuse Project with the Center for Children’s Advocacy in Hartford has been named Connecticut’s new Child Advocate.
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ Gov. Dannel P. Malloy’s choice for Connecticut’s Child Advocate is stepping down after less than nine months on the job. In a resignation letter submitted on Monday, Jamey Bell said she […]
Connecticut’s child advocate is stepping down after 12 years.
A new state report says almost 600 children’s deaths in Connecticut over the last 10 years were preventable, including more than 100 who were victims of homicide.