Department of Children and Families
Lawyers for a 16-year-old transgender girl detained in Connecticut say she’s being forced to wear male clothing and staff members keep calling her by her male birth name.
Child protection officials say a transgender girl who was moved from a women’s prison been relocated to a center for delinquent boys.
A troubled transgender girl detained in the Connecticut adult women’s prison for two months without criminal charges was moved Tuesday to a psychiatric center for children following an outcry by her supporters.
Late Friday afternoon, state officials announced that a transgender girl is being moved out of prison next week.
U.S. Rep. Rosa DeLauro is joining a discussion on combating domestic child trafficking.
Gov. Dannel P. Malloy says Connecticut had 195 reported cases of child sex trafficking over the last six years.
A report from the Office of Inspector General says Connecticut’s Department of Children and Families couldn’t prove to federal auditors it performed required background checks for prospective foster or adoptive families whose subsidy payments were claimed for federal reimbursement in 2009 and 2010.
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ Connecticut’s top child welfare official is trying again to establish a residential center for troubled girls. Commissioner Joette Katz said Tuesday the Department of Children and Families plans to spend up […]
A Connecticut couple is charged with smuggling an infant from Guatemala into the United States.
Plea agreements have been withdrawn in the case of two men accused of sexually abusing their children after the judge said new, more extreme allegations had surfaced.