Child Protective Services Statistical Report
October 2011

  Current
month
Prior
month
Year
ago
Fiscal
YTD
%Change
1 Year
Emergency Response
Emergency Response Referrals Received - Families 996 1062 1161 4,134 -14%
  ER Referred for Investigation 600 659 N/A N/A N/A
  ER Evaluated Out 396 403 N/A N/A N/A
Emergency Response Referrals Received - Children 1962 2062 2279 7,919 -14%
  ER Referred for Investigation 1307 1452 1634 5,370 -20%
  ER Evaluated Out 655 610 645 2,549 2%
Breakdown of Dispositions (ER, Phone Room, Court Intake) 2089 2200 1997 9,023 5%
  Sexual Abuse 116 145 116 657 0%
  Physical Abuse 247 250 217 977 14%
  Severe Neglect 12 15 22 38 -45%
  General Neglect 1460 1546 1313 6,320 11%
  Emotional Abuse (also Domestic Violence cases) 25 40 84 193 -70%
  Exploitation 1 1 1 3 0%
  Caretaker Absence/Incapacity (also Pos Tox) 36 25 41 113 -12%
  At Risk, Substantial Risk, Invalid 192 178 203 722 -5%
Jamison
Number of children admitted to Jamison 222 223 238 812 -7%
  Protective Custody/New Intakes 207 208 225 742 -8%
  Change of Placement 15 15 13 70 15%
Children released from Jamison 235 227 262 777 -10%
Average day stay in Jamison 4.1 3.2 10 16 -59%
Admissions - Breakdown by Age
  0-5 years 97 94 95 351 2%
  6-12 years 62 70 70 222 -11%
  13-18 years 62 59 72 237 -14%
Court Intake
Number of children referred for investigation 171 201 231 696 -26%
  Law Enforcement Agency (LEA) 79 115 N/A N/A N/A
  Child Protective Services Statistical Report (CPS) 92 86 N/A N/A N/A
Number of families referred for investigation 98 107 124 392 -21%
Number of petitions filed 107 128 114 405 -6%
FM/FR/PP
Number of families receiving Family Maintenance 288 267 316 N/A -9%
Number of children receiving Family Maintenance 497 474 597 N/A -17%
  Court-ordered Family Maintenance (children) 377 361 429 N/A -12%
  Voluntary Family Maintenance (children) 132 118 168 N/A -21%
Number of children in out-of-home placement (FR&PP) 2065 2020 2113 N/A -2%
  Number of children in Family Reunification 767 735 725 N/A 6%
  Number of children in Permanent Placement 1298 1285 1388 N/A -6%
Number of children reunified with parents 68 62 45 N/A 51%
Number of children referred for adoptive study 28 30 22 N/A 27%
Adoption
Total number of children in Adoptive study 449 443 447 N/A 0%
Number of children Free, Not Placed 71 68 39 N/A 82%
  Number of children Under Study, Not Free 244 265 243 N/A 0%
Number of Finalized Adoptions 22 31 6 93 267%
Number of New Adoptive Placements 41 21 14 116 193%
Licensing
Number of Licensed homes 276 275 280 N/A -1%
Number of Foster Care applications pending 16 17 14 N/A 14%