Lawmakers Defeat DCF Oversight PlanThree-fifths of each chamber were needed to reject the plan. The Senate rejected it 25-8 and the House on a 100-36 vote
Lawmakers Reject Agreement On DCF Federal MonitorCommittee leaders say they hope the state renegotiates the deal.
Two Children In Foster Care Have Died In Traffic-related Incidents In The Last WeekA third child in foster care, an infant died earlier this month.
Pair Charged With Child NeglectState Police have made arrests in a disturbing case of child neglect in Danielson.
State, Advocates Broker Child Welfare AgreementThe state and child advocates appear closer to a plan to streamline the system and remove the Department of Children and Families from court oversight.
Mother Of Boy Thrown From Bridge Plans To Sue StateThe mother of a 7-month-old baby whose father is charged with throwing him to his death from a Connecticut bridge is planning to sue the state.
Teen Forced To Undergo Cancer Treatment Suffers SetbackA Connecticut teenager who was forced by the courts to undergo chemotherapy for her cancer says a new mass has been found in her lungs.
Glastonbury Daycare Worker, Director Face ChargesGlastonbury police are charging a woman in an investigation into reported child abuse at a daycare center in town.
3 'Safe Haven' Babies Left At Connecticut HospitalsConnecticut officials say three babies were brought to hospital emergency rooms and left behind by their parents in a span of six weeks earlier this year.
South Windsor Police Charge Woman With Risk Of InjurySouth Windsor police have charged a woman who they say was the subject of a 2015 Department of Children and Families investigation.
Couple Charged With Abuse Was Cleared To AdoptA Connecticut couple charged with abusing their five adopted children by making them stand and read in the bathroom for long periods of time had passed background checks before they were cleared by state child welfare officials to adopt.
Waterbury Woman Charged In Fatal Stabbing Of Her Husband Police have arrested a New Haven County woman in connection with the fatal stabbing of her husband.