Give Now

Delays, Closings and Severe Weather - View All Alerts and Updates

Posts tagged child abuse

February 19, 2018


Number Of Kids In Child Welfare System Strains Public Defenders

The Indiana Task Force on Public Defense is touring the state to hear from attorneys, social workers, and citizens about strains on the public defense system.

February 2, 2018


New Data: Child Abuse Deaths In Indiana Doubled In A Year

According to a report released this week, 70 children in Indiana died from maltreatment in fiscal year 2016, up from 34 the previous year.

August 7, 2017


Indiana Changes Child Abuse Reporting Procedures

Prior to the law, school employees first had to report suspected abuse to the school's principal or the principal's designee.

August 3, 2017


DCS: Child Fatality Report Highlights Dangers Of Co-Sleeping

The most recent child fatalities report calls for safe sleeping practices and vigilance when children are near bodies of water.

June 6, 2017


New Online Database Searches Child Abuse Cases

The online registry aims to prevent another family from experiencing child abuse by a caretaker.

April 25, 2017


Clarksville Man Gets 35 Years In Abuse Death Of 3-Year-Old

A southern Indiana man has been sentenced to 35 years in prison after pleading guilty in the child abuse death of his former girlfriend's 3-year-old daughter.

January 30, 2017


Committee Approves Adoption Background Check Change

If passed, adoption agencies would no longer have to check a national registry of child abuse and neglect cases because the registry doesn’t exist.

August 31, 2016


Woman Charged With Child Abuse Using RFRA Defense

The Religious Freedom Restoration Act specifies a government agency cannot “burden a person’s religious exercise.”

October 13, 2015


Morning Headlines: Tuesday, October 13, 2015

Greg Zoeller will be in Mexico City later this week for the CWAG Alliance Partnership Binational State Attorney General Exchange.

July 21, 2015


Youth Worker Cafe Teaches Child Sexual Abuse Prevention

Through group discussion, videos and workbook activities, participants learned how to prevent and identify child sexual abuse.

Next Page »

What is RSS? RSS makes it possible to subscribe to a website's updates instead of visiting it by delivering new posts to your RSS reader automatically. Choose to receive some or all of the updates from Indiana Public Media News:

Support For Indiana Public Media Comes From

Find Us on Facebook