DCF In Denial Over Its Failed Policy

By Health News Florida Staff

Tricky Ricky

“Innocents Lost,” a stunning Miami Herald series, recently described how 477 children died from abuse or neglect even though the Florida Department of Children and Families had already been warned they were in danger.

The response by Gov. Rick Scott and DCF interim Secretary Esther Jacobo […]

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Barahona Case: How Has Child Welfare System Changed In Three Years?

DCF and court-appointed advocate weigh in on case Dan Corcoran Feb 14, 2014 4 days ago

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. – On the third anniversary of the death of then 10-year old Nubia Barahona and the near-death of her brother, Victor, many still criticize a system that could not protect the twin siblings from […]

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Man Testifies DCF Failed To Warn Him About Abusive Past Of Child He Took Into Home

By Jane Musgrave

Palm Beach Post Staff Writer

WEST PALM BEACH —

In the weeks before 10-year-old Jerald came to live with a Wellington couple, he had been repeatedly raped by a 19-year-old in a house where state officials sent him after they rescued him from his neglectful mother.

 

Testifying for the […]

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Lutheran Services And DCF Problems In Lee County Florida

By Marian Scirrotto https://www.facebook.com/marian.scirrotto

7-13-13

We have a serious problem… We have 2 teenage girls that have ran away from DCF in Lee County, The mother is frantic.. They were calling her and letting her know they were safe until the Lee County Sheriff Office got involved today and the mother called and […]

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Former DCF investigator gets probation in clean-drug-test-for-sex case

By Frank Fernandez STAFF WRITER Published: Wednesday, June 5, 2013 at 3:35 p.m. Last Modified: Wednesday, June 5, 2013 at 6:12 p.m.

DAYTONA BEACH — A former Florida Department of Children & Families investigator was sentenced on Wednesday to three years’ probation as part of a plea stemming from accusations he offered a woman […]

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Lisa Voigt DCF-Supervisor Venice Florida Is Kidnapping?

DCF-supervisor 1864 17th Street Sarasota, FL 34234

Lisa Voigt

These are the statues and amendment that I know were broken. 

Chapter 787 KIDNAPPING; FALSE IMPRISONMENT; LURING OR ENTICING A CHILD; CUSTODY OFFENSES View Entire Chapter

787.01 Kidnapping; kidnapping of child under age 13, aggravating  The term “kidnapping” means forcibly, secretly, or circumstances.—(1)(a) by threat confining, […]

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