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Resource ID: #2238
Subject: Investigating the neglect of children
Source: Atlanta_IRE_Annual_2004Eric Frazier; Jane Hansen; Donna McGuire
Affiliation: The Charlotte Observer;The Atlanta Journal-Constitution;The Kansas City Star
Date: 2004



Frazier's tips on covering child neglect stories include understanding the state statutes and juvenile code, familiarizing yourself with juvenile courts, exhibiting caution with complaints from families, reviewing child fatality records, using national statistics carefully, and checking federal reviews of your state's child welfare system.

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