L.A. County to Review Five Years of Child Deaths, Critical Incident Reports
In Tuesday’s beast of a Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors meeting, the supervisors grappled with the contentious issue of how to fund a homelessness initiative before hearing a brief presentation about the county’s child protection efforts.
Judge Wrestles with Challenges of Keeping L.A. Children Safe
On November 3, Los Angeles County’s Board of Supervisors will vote on whether to hire Judge Michael Nash as the director of the Office of Child Protection. The office was one of the top recommendations to come out of the county’s Blue Ribbon Commission on Child Protection, which was sunsetted last year.
Sun Sets on Los Angeles County’s Child Protection Reform Team
The transition team tasked with implementing widespread child protection reforms in Los Angeles officially handed the reins to the newly established Office of Child Protection yesterday. Dr. Mitchell Katz, co-chair of the transition team, introduced the motion to sunset the team.