Rick Scott Signs Terrible Law Expanding Florida DCF’s Power

One of the least desirable features of a representative democracy is that often, poorly thought out legislation is rammed through with little thought as a gross overreaction to immediate public outrage. Such is the case with the child welfare law signed into law by Florida Governor Rick Scott today. The gist of this story [...]

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CDC’s National Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System Is Spying On Kids & Parents

The Florida Department of Children and Families (DCF) is using data analysis to identify children and families most at risk, and thus inform how time and money is allocated. When the DCF started this project two years ago, the goal was to see fewer dead children — and that’s what the department says is [...]

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DCF Must Be Held To Promises

The Florida Department of Children and Families’ new secretary promises to take a sharp turn away from the secrecy that has put too many children in danger — and may have cost some their lives.

 

That’s laudable. But for the sake of abused, neglected and abandoned children across the state, Gov. Rick Scott [...]

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Florida Department Of Children And Families Consider yourself Warned

April 11, 2014

Welcome to the Archangels of Justice: Exposing Public  Corruption blog.  We are two veteran investigators who currently are putting together a reality TV show that will be shocking to many of you who have put your trust in the system, law enforcement officers, courts, judges, prosecutors and public institutions.  We [...]

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The DCF Debacle

Former secretary David Wilkins took a reformed agency backward.

David Wilkins

David Wilkins, former secretary of the Florida Department of Children and Families, resigned July 18 following the deaths of five toddlers who were under DCF supervision.

AP FILE PHOTO / 2011

Published: Monday, July 29, 2013 at 1:00 a.m. Last Modified: [...]

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Foster Care Children, Now Grown, Tell Their Stories

The Calizaire sisters lived with countless families, and say they were abused by some of their foster care parents

Sophia and Princess Calizaire were introduced to foster care when they were seen wandering the streets looking for their mother, who had left them alone in a South Florida motel.

“We heard [...]

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Woman Sues 3 Sarasota Agencies, Alleging Failure To Protect Her

By Gabrielle Russon gabrielle.russon@heraldtribune.com Published: Saturday, July 13, 2013 at 6:02 p.m. Last Modified: Saturday, July 13, 2013 at 6:02 p.m.

SARASOTA COUNTY – A woman who was sexually abused as a foster child is suing three agencies — including the Sarasota YMCA — alleging that the groups did not protect her from a [...]

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Florida Caseworker Didn’t Check On Children, Arrested For Falsifying Records

Sashelle Alamo-Rios charged with 11 counts of falsifying records. May 2, 2013|By Jerriann Sullivan and, Orlando Sentinel

A child-welfare caseworker was arrested Wednesday, charged with not visiting children for scheduled appointments and falsifying records to cover it up, court documents show.

Sashelle Alamo-Rios, 27, was working as a case manager for the Children’s [...]

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Florida Department of Children and Families Is Headed By Attorney General Pam Bondi

If you have children get the heck out of Florida!

The idea behind child protection is a good one.  Sometimes children are at risk of harm even by their own parents.  What may have begun as a task to protect children has developed into a task to take children.

The reason the state [...]

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End Florida Corruption

Target: Honorable Governor Rick Scott, Attorney General Pam Bondi and David E. Wilkins Secretary of Florida Department of Children and Families Sponsored by:Randy Kluge

 

 

TO: Honorable Governor Rick Scott, Attorney General Pam Bondi, and David E. Wilkins        Secretary of Florida Department of Children and Families.

We the undersigned residents and [...]

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