Jessica Fairfield works as a CSW in Pomona and always works diligently to ensure youth’s needs are being met while they are under her charge. In one particular case she…Read The Full Story »
These charts provide information regarding the DCFS fatality categories for all of the child fatalities that were reported to the Los Angeles County Child Protection Hotline* and were determined to be result of parental/caregiver abuse and/or neglect, with DCFS history.
DCFS Fatality Categories is an unofficial internal category, sometimes independent of a Coroner’s determination, intended to captured circumstances leading to a child fatality, which helps DCFS in identifying trends, based on information available at the time of review.
The data reflects determinations made as of May 31, 2020.
*This report does not include the fatalities reported to the CPH when the deceased child had an open case or referral in another County at the time of death.