Franklin County Children Services http://wcbe.org en Children Services Review Of Violent Group Home Resident Completed http://wcbe.org/post/children-services-review-violent-group-home-resident-completed <p><span lang="EN">A Franklin County Children Services report says child welfare workers should have known more about the violent background of a group home resident charged in the October slaying of a jogger in Blendon Township. Thu, 27 Feb 2014 16:59:00 +0000 Jim Letizia & Associated Press 51874 at http://wcbe.org Assault, Carjacking Supect Pleads Guilty http://wcbe.org/post/assault-carjacking-supect-pleads-guilty <p><font face="ARIAL" size="3"><font face="ARIAL" size="3">Sentencing is scheduled January 7th for a Columbus teen charged with assaulting a social worker and stealing her car last year. Fri, 13 Dec 2013 17:28:14 +0000 Jim Letizia 48039 at http://wcbe.org Children Services To Review Group Home Placements http://wcbe.org/post/children-services-review-group-home-placements <p><font face="ARIAL" size="3"><font face="ARIAL" size="3">Franklin County Children Services says it will review all of its group home placements after a 16-year-old group home resident was charged with fatally stabbing a jogger in a Blendon Township park on October 20th. Fri, 01 Nov 2013 11:15:20 +0000 Jim Letizia & Associated Press 45775 at http://wcbe.org Columbus Meeting Seeks Ways To Help Child Abuse Victims http://wcbe.org/post/columbus-meeting-seeks-ways-help-child-abuse-victims <p><font face="ARIAL" size="3"><font face="ARIAL" size="3">Local, state, and national experts gathered in Columbus earlier week this to discuss ways to better serve victims of child abuse and neglect. Thu, 24 Oct 2013 16:41:09 +0000 Jim Letizia 45335 at http://wcbe.org Children Services Director Gets Pay Raise http://wcbe.org/post/children-services-director-gets-pay-raise <p><font face="ARIAL" size="3"><font face="ARIAL" size="3">The Franklin County Children Services board has voted to raise the pay of director Chip Spinning by 14 percent. Fri, 27 Sep 2013 11:03:57 +0000 Jim Letizia 43889 at http://wcbe.org Assault, Carjacking Suspect Arrested http://wcbe.org/post/assault-carjacking-suspect-arrested <p><font face="ARIAL" size="3"><font face="ARIAL" size="3">Columbus police say they have arrested the teenager who allegedly attacked a social worker and stole her car. Fri, 14 Jun 2013 11:02:13 +0000 Jim Letizia 37583 at http://wcbe.org