A North Fort Myers family says they’re livid after finding out that a Lee County DCF worker that checked on their son, was later arrested for child molestation.
A former employee with Florida Department of Children and Families is now behind bars for allegedly selling drugs out of her own home on Starlight Point Drive in Mulberry.
A Department of Children and Families investigator was arrested on felony sexual battery charges Thursday.
A former child protective investigator is under arrest on charges of official misconduct related to a case where a child died after he was left in a hot car.
Department of Children and Families administrators are moving towards firing an Orlando employee who is charged with multiple counts of possessing child porn.
A former Child Protective Investigator has been arrested for falsifying records while employed with the Pinellas County Sheriff’s Office.
Florida’s child welfare department says a previous investigation of a mother charged with drowning her 4-year-old autistic daughter in a river was handled correctly.
The I-Team has learned DCF sub-contractor Directions for Living will no longer be managing child welfare cases for DCF in Pinellas County.
A mother is suing the state, claiming investigators gave custody of her two young children, to a woman with a history of criminal violence. Soon after that woman took over as their guardian, the kids suffered serious injuries, and abuse.
New information was released Wednesday.
Two young sisters returned to DCF custody Tuesday after a judge had released them to their mother’s home Monday in Winter Haven, shocking child protective officers.
New details are emerging about the involvement of Florida’s Department of Children and Families with a family of seven found dead in Bell.