Child Protective Services Statistical Report
June 2004

  Current
month
Prior
month
Year
ago
Fiscal
YTD
%Change
1 Year
Emergency Response
Emergency Response referrals received-families 886 978 919 11,709 -4%
Emergency Response referrals received-children 1,501 1,469 2,286 22,746 -34%
  ER Referral children referred for investigation 1,038 1,007 1,588 15,177 -35%
  ER Evaluated Outs 463 462 567 6,313 -18%
Breakdown of Dispositions (ER, Phone Room, CIU) 2,142 2,036 2,588 25,875 -17%
  Sexual Abuse 172 136 194 1,943 -11%
  Physical Abuse 185 199 468 2,768 -60%
  Severe Neglect 9 5 15 122 -40%
  General Neglect 1,614 1,503 1,724 18,429 -6%
  Emotional Abuse (also Dom Viol cases) 27 17 89 356 -70%
  Exploitation 5 1 0 12  
  Caretaker Absence/Incapacity (also Pos Tox) 45 55 98 768 -54%
  At Risk, Substantial Risk, Invalid 85 120   760  
Jamison
Number of children admitted to Jamison 197 249 224 2,713 -12%
  Protective Custody/New Intakes 165 216 199 2,263 -17%
  Change of Placement 32 33 25 450 28%
Children released from Jamison 262 213 225 n/a 16%
Average day stay in Jamison 16.1 13.2 14.4 n/a 12%
Admissions - Breakdown by Age
  0-5 years 93 89 93 1,106 0%
  6-12 years 38 87 65 759 -42%
  13-18 years 61 72 59 817 3%
Court Intake
Number of children referred for investigation 158 166 185 1,785 -15%
Number of families referred for investigation 94 88 106 1,213 -11%
Number of petitions filed 101 110 107 1,235 -6%
FM/FR/PP
Number of families receiving Family Maintenance 163 165 264 n/a n/a
Number of children receiving Family Maintenance 580 587 611 n/a n/a
  Court-ordered Family Maintenance (children) 439 435 453 n/a n/a
  Voluntary Family Maintenance (children) 141 152 158 n/a n/a
Number of children in out-of-home placements (FR&PP) 3,121 3,150 2,679 n/a n/a
  Number of children in Family Reunification 1,022 1,033 793 n/a n/a
  Number of children in Permanent Placement 2,099 2,117 1,886 n/a n/a
Number of children reunified with parents 54 25 35 n/a n/a
Number of children referred for adoptive study 35 40 11 n/a n/a
Adoption
Total number of children in Adoptive study 721 605 592 n/a n/a
Number of children Free, Not Placed 190 87 413 n/a n/a
  Number of children Under Study, Not Free 531 518 179 n/a n/a
Number of Finalized Adoptions 31 16 27 303 15%
Number of New Adoptive Placements 29 25 30 193 -3%
Licensing
Number of Licensed homes 397 396 401 n/a n/a
Number of Foster Care applications pending 41 45 23 n/a n/a