child death http://wkms.org en TN Children's Services Scrutinized for Transparency http://wkms.org/post/tn-childrens-services-scrutinized-transparency <p></p><p>The Tennessee Department of Children's Services is facing more scrutiny for not providing details on 31 children who died in the first six months of this year while under investigation. The agency released that information in September after repeated requests from a Democratic lawmaker and The Tennessean. Mon, 03 Dec 2012 13:35:14 +0000 The Associated Press 25194 at http://wkms.org TN Children's Services Scrutinized for Transparency Lyon County Investigate Child Death http://wkms.org/post/lyon-county-investigate-child-death <p></p><p>Kentucky State Police are looking into the death of an Eddyville two year old following an accident Friday. Charles Bobinsky was riding with his grandfather on a skid steer loader when he fell off, receiving a massive head injury. Mon, 03 Dec 2012 13:16:47 +0000 Whitney Jones 25191 at http://wkms.org Lyon County Investigate Child Death Ky. Panel on Child Deaths Meets Next Week http://wkms.org/post/ky-panel-child-deaths-meets-next-week <p></p><p>Kentucky’s 17-member child abuse review panel will meet next week to begin work. A starting point for the panel could be the 55 death or near death cases recorded this past fiscal year.</p><p>The Child Fatality and Near Fatality Review Panel was created to provide oversight to the Cabinet for Health and Family Services and to make recommendations for how the cabinet can improve. Thu, 22 Nov 2012 14:58:48 +0000 Devin Katayama (KPR) 24817 at http://wkms.org Ky. Panel on Child Deaths Meets Next Week 22 KY children die of abuse, neglect in past year http://wkms.org/post/22-ky-children-die-abuse-neglect-past-year <p>A state report released late last week says at least 22 Kentucky children died in the past fiscal year as a result of abuse and neglect.&nbsp; But the annual report from the Cabinet for Health and Family Services says the deaths have decreased in recent years.&nbsp; Thirty-one children died from abuse deaths in 2011, 36 in 2010, 29 in 2009 and 30 in 2008.&nbsp; Child advocates say the drop is good news, but 22 is still too many.&nbsp; Governor Steve Beshear created a panel of 17 experts this year to review all child deaths and near-deaths stemming from abuse or neglect. Mon, 03 Sep 2012 12:50:56 +0000 Todd Hatton & The Associated Press 21635 at http://wkms.org 22 KY children die of abuse, neglect in past year Beshear Creates Child Abuse Panel to Investigate Child Deaths and Near Deaths http://wkms.org/post/beshear-creates-child-abuse-panel-investigate-child-deaths-and-near-deaths <p>A new panel created by Governor Steve Beshear will review child death and near-death cases in Kentucky. Beshear&rsquo;s executive order is being called a step in the right direction. Tue, 17 Jul 2012 15:20:31 +0000 Devin Katayama (KPR) 19345 at http://wkms.org Beshear Creates Child Abuse Panel to Investigate Child Deaths and Near Deaths