Department of Children and Families
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.
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) – Connecticut’s Supreme Court has ruled the state Department of Children and Families was justified when it fired a former social worker who was charged with of manslaughter in the death of […]
(Hartford, Conn./CBS Connecticut) – Police in Hartford say a toddler is safe after he was found wandering the city streets early this morning. Just before 5:30, they say a resident brought the three-year-old to police […]
The lawyer for the mother of teenage cancer patient known as “Cassandra C.” says the judge in the case has denied her mother’s motion seeking to take custody of the teenager back from the state.
A Glastonbury man who had adopted nine children with his husband has now been cleared of child sexual abuse charges.
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.