Department of Human Services. Division of Child and Family Services Central register for child abuse and neglect annual reports
Some records may not be available for research from June 1-11, 2015 due to equipment upgrades. Please consider visiting beforehand or contacting the Research Center for more information.
These records are housed in the Utah State Archives' permanent storage room.
Scope and Content
The central register is a statewide register for child abuse and neglect reports. The register is utilized to collect and organize data on child abuse and neglect in order for staff to have better idea on which to understand the problem, plan and evaluate programs, allocate staffing, provide information to aid investigations and treatment, and to disseminate information to the media and general public. The annual reports compare the scope of the problem from one year to the next and identify trends that may be occurring.
This series is classified as Public.
Cite the Utah State Archives and Records Service, the creating agency name, the series title, and the series number.
Gaps in Series
The annual reports for 1980-1987 are missing.