Child Victims

 

Privatizing foster care a failure: Private foster care system, intended to save children, endangers some

 

Hostages of child prostitution

 

Child poverty, abuse on the rise in Great Lakes Bay Region

 

Macomb tackles its child abuse epidemic

 

 

Child Abuse in Los Angeles County - A series of reports in the Los Angeles Times

 

Children under care of agency in L.A. County died needlessly - read report here

 

Clark County (Las Vegas) under fire for neglecting children.  See this series of stories:

Clark County Family Services Problems: A series in the Las Vegas Sun

 

52 children rescued in nationwide sex-trafficking raids

 

Flawed county system lets kids die invisibly

 

New sources for child abuse statistics:

 

http://www.childhelp.org/resources/learning-center/statistics

 

http://www.childwelfare.gov/systemwide/statistics/can.cfm

 

Missing Children web site: http://www.ncvc.org/ncvc/main.aspx?dbName=DocumentViewer&DocumentID=32362

 

Missing Children Myths:  http://www.connectforkids.org/node/223