Advocates To Cuomo: Scrap Plan To Cap Funding For NYC Child Welfare ServicesThere was an urgent call from advocates for Gov. Andrew Cuomo Thursday to do away with his proposal to cap state funding for New York City child welfare services.
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.
After Boy Dies From Allergic Reaction, City Requires Child Care Staff To Call 911 In EmergenciesTop city officials joined forces Monday after a 3-year-old boy died from an allergic reaction at his Harlem school.
Harlem School Remains Closed As Health Department Investigates Death Of PreschoolerParents at the 7th Avenue Center for Family Services want to know what happened after the family of a 3-year-old said the little boy died from an allergic reaction to a sandwich he ate.
ACS Commissioner Reflects On Reforming The Troubled AgencyThe much-maligned Administration for Children's Services is trying to change its troubled reputation.
New ACS Commissioner Using Data, Added Resources To Reform AgencyThe city’s Administration for Children’s Services has been under heavy scrutiny lately after the deaths of several children.
Father Of Dead Staten Island Girl Allegedly Violated Protection OrderA Staten Island baby was found dead on Monday, and her father was placed under arrest.
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.
East Harlem Toddler’s Death Ruled Homicide, Cops Seek Mother And Boyfriend For QuestioningIn another disturbing case for the NYPD, the medical examiner ruled that the death of an East Harlem toddler was homicide.
Report: Investigators Find 'Significant' ACS Errors Prior To Death Of Jaden JordanJaden Jordan died after he was allegedly abused by his mother’s boyfriend in November.
Sources: 7-Month-Old Staten Island Boy Brought To Hospital With Bruises DiesThe NYPD is investigating the death of a 7-month-old Staten Island boy who was brought to Lutheran Hospital with bruising around his body.