Child Protective Services Statistical Report
May 2011

  Current
month
Prior
month
Year
ago
Fiscal
YTD
%Change
1 Year
Emergency Response
Emergency Response Referrals Received - Families 1299 1109 1211 12,332 7%
  ER Referred for Investigation 772 743 N/A N/A N/A
  ER Evaluated Out 527 366 N/A N/A N/A
Emergency Response Referrals Received - Children 2380 2095 2159 23,151 10%
  ER Referred for Investigation 1571 1514 1391 16,058 13%
  ER Evaluated Out 809 581 768 7,183 5%
Breakdown of Dispositions (ER, Phone Room, Court Intake) 1955 1737 2794 23,570 -30%
  Sexual Abuse 136 110 165 1,474 -18%
  Physical Abuse 194 206 300 2,492 -35%
  Severe Neglect 22 16 18 172 22%
  General Neglect 1310 1172 1920 16,128 -32%
  Emotional Abuse (also Domestic Violence cases) 55 44 107 827 -49%
  Exploitation 2 0 4 24 -50%
  Caretaker Absence/Incapacity (also Pos Tox) 30 17 37 339 -19%
  At Risk, Substantial Risk, Invalid 206 172 243 2,114 -15%
Jamison
Number of children admitted to Jamison 204 129 177 1,995 15%
  Protective Custody/New Intakes 194 119 162 1,830 20%
  Change of Placement 10 10 15 165 -33%
Children released from Jamison 185 151 184 1,989 1%
Average day stay in Jamison 2.8 2.7 10 87 -72%
Admissions - Breakdown by Age
  0-5 years 99 61 79 892 25%
  6-12 years 47 26 50 488 -6%
  13-18 years 58 42 48 609 21%
Court Intake
Number of children referred for investigation 179 106 139 1,756 29%
  Law Enforcement Agency (LEA) 101 65 N/A N/A N/A
  Child Protective Services Statistical Report (CPS) 78 41 N/A N/A N/A
Number of families referred for investigation 105 66 84 1,016 25%
Number of petitions filed 93 74 65 979 43%
FM/FR/PP
Number of families receiving Family Maintenance 271 252 338 N/A -20%
Number of children receiving Family Maintenance 479 477 610 N/A -21%
  Court-ordered Family Maintenance (children) 367 385 401 N/A -8%
  Voluntary Family Maintenance (children) 108 81 209 N/A -48%
Number of children in out-of-home placement (FR&PP) 2045 1992 2234 N/A -8%
  Number of children in Family Reunification 692 647 794 N/A -13%
  Number of children in Permanent Placement 1353 1345 1440 N/A -6%
Number of children reunified with parents 51 34 56 N/A -9%
Number of children referred for adoptive study 26 34 5 N/A 420%
Adoption
Total number of children in Adoptive study 454 450 538 N/A -16%
Number of children Free, Not Placed 71 73 89 N/A -20%
  Number of children Under Study, Not Free 269 274 249 N/A 8%
Number of Finalized Adoptions 16 27 30 235 -47%
Number of New Adoptive Placements 22 6 30 234 -27%
Licensing
Number of Licensed homes 279 274 308 N/A -9%
Number of Foster Care applications pending 21 27 24 N/A -13%