Essay on Children And Sexual Offender Registry For Indecent Liberties

1667 Words Dec 13th, 2015 7 Pages
A child called 911 and informs the operator her mother 's boyfriend hit her because he came home drunk and also was punching him because he tried to help his mom. The child fell and hit his head on the coffee table as a result of the fighting and was conscious. By the time the police arrived the child had was unconscious and had multiple busies on the face. Another example reported in the WRAL local news, a mental related incident. A man is charged with indecent liberties with a child, first-degree kidnapping, and first-degree sex offense of a child A six year old child at church on a Wednesday night was attached while going to the bathroom. The victim’s attacker was already on the sex offender registry for indecent liberties with a child. The father of the attacker indicated his son is mentally disabled. Are we prepared to handle and take care of mentally challenge adults? How safe is you child around a mentally challenge adult? . These two incidents happen under whose watch? Who was the protector and who was the perpetrator?
The Child Welfare Information Gateway website (July 2013) states The Federal Child Abuse Prevention and Treatment Act of 2010 (42 U.S.C.A. §5106g) defines child abuse and neglect at minimum; “Any recent act or failure to act on the part of a parent or caretaker which results in death, serious physical or emotional harm, sexual abuse or exploitation; or an act or failure to act which presents an imminent risk of serious harm.”…

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