Thu., November 21, 2013 6:32am
A runaway teen in Georgia who makes her way to Atlanta has a day, maybe two, before someone tries to turn her into a prostitute. For many teens—...
Sun., July 7, 2013 9:00am
The sentencing date for a man who pleaded guilty in a child sex trafficking case has been rescheduled.
Sat., April 6, 2013 10:00am
The Georgia Department of Community Health is recognizing April as Child Abuse Prevention Awareness Month.
Thu., January 3, 2013 6:43pm
An audit is raising questions about how quickly Georgia's child protection workers are filing reports of child abuse. The audit released this...
Tue., November 20, 2012 1:00pm
Smart says no one wants to consider the possibility of someone hurting, molesting or abducting their child, although there are enough child predators...
Wed., September 19, 2012 2:02pm
People reporting child abuse in Georgia may soon be directed to a centralized call center. It’s a decision the Division of Family and Children...
Tue., July 31, 2012 9:02am
A state official says the agency in charge of protecting Georgia children from abuse is revamping its protocols after an investigation found that a...
Mon., June 4, 2012 5:45am
Volunteers who work with children in Georgia will be required by law to report suspected child abuse starting next month. The new mandatory reporting...
Mon., March 5, 2012 3:17pm
Lawmakers in the state senate Monday approved a bill to expand requirements for child abuse reporting. The measure is one of many across the country...
Tue., February 21, 2012 6:24pm
The State Division of Family and Children declined to comment on what appears to be a spike in children’s deaths — 35 this year alone, compared to 92...