The search for a missing 5-year-old Fitchburg boy is resuming.
For the first time, a veteran state social worker is talking publicly about caseloads of some Department of Children and Family workers, saying in some communities they are so overloaded that children are in danger.
The investigation by the Child Welfare League of America will be conducted over the next few months.
A “fresh set of eyes” might be necessary to review the state’s child welfare agency in the wake of the disappearance of a 5-year-old Fitchburg boy, Gov. Deval Patrick said Wednesday.
A Connecticut man who has led searches for his missing 5-year-old son in Massachusetts has been charged with selling heroin.
A third employee of the state Department of Children and Families has been fired after the investigation into the case involving Jeremiah Oliver.
Despite receiving help from a Navy Reserve member who has search and rescue experience, an effort to find missing 5-year-old Jeremiah Oliver on Saturday was fruitless.
A Massachusetts mother and her boyfriend were in court Tuesday as police and relatives continue searching for the woman’s 5-year-old son.
A Massachusetts mother and her boyfriend are due in court for dangerousness hearings as police and relatives continue searching for her 5-year-old son.
On wooded hillsides and city streets, searchers looked Saturday for any sign of a 5-year-old Fitchburg boy who has been missing for more than three months.