ACS Teams Up With Experienced Detectives To Handle High-Risk CasesAbuse and neglect of young children can sometimes result in death. Now, the Administration for Children's Services has a new protocol for handling high-risk cases.
New Head Of Administration For Children's Services Set To Be Named, Sources SayA new head of the much-maligned New York City Administration for Children’s Services is set to be named on Tuesday, sources said Monday.
Mother's Boyfriend Indicted On Murder Charges In Death Of Zymere Perkins, 6A man has been indicted by a grand jury on murder charges in the death his girlfriend’s son – 6-year-old Zymere Perkins – in Harlem last fall.
De Blasio Laments Homelessness Crisis, Worries About Trump Policies For 2017Mayor Bill de Blasio on Thursday outlined some triumphs and disappointments in 2016, and some worries about what may happen in 2017.
ACS Workers Demand Reform In Wake Of Boys' DeathWorkers for the Administration for Children's Services are speaking out about the recent deaths of two little boys -- six year old Zymere Perkins and three-year-old Jaden Jordan.
3 ACS Employees Fired, Independent Monitor Ordered After Probe Of Zymere Perkins CaseThree New York City Administration of Children and Family Services workers were fired Tuesday after a scathing report on the agency’s handling of the death of a 6-year-old Harlem boy.
With Brooklyn Boy On Life Support, 'Operation Care' Aims To Increase Awareness About Child AbuseBrooklyn's borough president says the educational campaign will explain how to spot signs of abuse or neglect and how to safely report them.
ACS Suspends 4 More Managers Over Death Of Zymere Perkins, 6Four more managers from the Administration of Children’s Services have been suspended in connection with the case of 6-year-old Zymere Perkins.
Comptroller Stringer Launches New Investigation After Harlem Boy's DeathLittle Zymere Perkins died Monday. Prosecutors said this week that a preliminary autopsy showed the boy had several broken ribs, old injuries and was severely malnourished.
Sources: 6-Year-Old Harlem Boy Struck Repeatedly With Broken Broomstick, Held Underwater In ShowerThe city's Administration for Children's Services was reportedly called five times since 2010, including once by a social worker at the boy's school.
Mother Plans Funeral For Myls Dobson; Caretaker IndictedOne week after 4-year-old Myls Dobson was found dead and beaten while under the care of his jailed father's girlfriend, the little boy's body has been claimed from the morgue.
NYC Seeks More Gay And Lesbian Foster ParentsThe executive director of the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual & Transgender Community Center said many gay New Yorkers don't realize that the city allows them to become foster parents.