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Child deaths in New York State that allegedly resulted from abuse or maltreatment are reported to the Statewide Central Register (SCR) of Child Abuse and Maltreatment and investigated by the local department of social services (LDSS). By law, certain reports are investigated in coordination with law enforcement.

The New York State Office of Children and Family Services (OCFS) is required by statute to conduct a review of each fatality investigation and issue a summary report within six months of the local investigation. OCFS reviews a family’s history three years before the fatality, including ongoing and prior and current child protective investigations and services a child or family may been receiving prior to the fatality. If OCFS determines that there were lapses in adhering to state regulation or policy, OCFS issues findings and monitors the implementation of the corrective action plan required of the LDSS. OCFS also reviews and issues fatality reports for children who die while in foster care, or while they are receiving preventive services, regardless of abuse or neglect allegations.

OCFS posts fatality reports (names and identifying information is withheld on all reports) when it is determined that disclosure would not harm the child’s surviving siblings or other children in the household. The OCFS Commissioner considers whether publishing a fatality report is contrary to the best interests of a child’s siblings or other children in the household, what effects publication may have on the privacy of children and family, and any potentially detrimental effects publication may have on reuniting and providing services to a family. This process is referred to as a “best interest determination” and is conducted by OCFS and, in certain instances, with the assistance of experts serving on the OCFS Statewide Child Fatality Review Team. This team is comprised of state and local professionals working together to research the causes of preventable child deaths and develops strategies to prevent them. OCFS also certifies 18 regional and local child fatality review teams.

The reports posted here are not the actual investigations conducted by the local departments of social services; they are OCFS’s review of the actual investigation and meet the standards for public release.

See the OCFS Prevention and Child Safety pages for information on keeping children safe.

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Child Fatality Reports: NYC Regional Office

Links Date Released County
NY-22-056 Word | NY-22-056 PDF - Dec 28, 2022 Kings County
NY-22-054 Word | NY-22-054 PDF - Dec 20, 2022 Kings County
NY-22-053 Word | NY-22-053 PDF - Dec 20, 2022 New York County
NY-22-051 Word | NY-22-051 PDF - Dec 20, 2022 New York County
NY-22-049 Word | NY-22-049 PDF - Dec 20, 2022 New York County
NY-22-047 Word | NY-22-047 PDF - Dec 6, 2022 Bronx County
NY-22-046 Word | NY-22-046 PDF - Dec 6, 2022 Queens County
NY-22-045 Word | NY-22-045 PDF - Nov 28, 2022 Queens County
NY-22-041 Word | NY-22-041 PDF - Nov 28, 2022 New York County
NY-22-048 Word | NY-22-048 PDF - Nov 28, 2022 New York County
NY-22-042 Word | NY-22-042 PDF - Nov 18, 2022 Richmond County
NY-22-043 Word | NY-22-043 PDF - Nov 17, 2022 Bronx County
NY-22-044 Word | NY-22-044 PDF - Nov 17, 2022 Kings County
NY-22-035 Word | NY-22-035 PDF - Nov 10, 2022 Queens County
NY-22-038 Word | NY-22-038 PDF - Nov 7, 2022 Queens County
NY-22-036 Word | NY-22-036 PDF - Nov 7, 2022 Kings County
NY-22-039 Word | NY-22-039 PDF - Nov 2, 2022 Kings County
NY-22-030 Word | NY-22-030 PDF - Oct 24, 2022 Kings County
NY-22-033 Word | NY-22-033 PDF - Oct 14, 2022 Bronx County
NY-22-028 Word | NY-22-028 PDF - Oct 14, 2022 Kings County
NY-22-027 Word | NY-22-027 PDF - Oct 14, 2022 Kings County
NY-22-026 Word | NY-22-026 PDF - Oct 6, 2022 New York County
NY-22-032 Word | NY-22-032 PDF - Oct 3, 2022 Bronx County
NY-22-029 Word | NY-22-029 PDF - Sep 26, 2022 New York County
NY-22-025 Word | NY-22-025 PDF - Sep 19, 2022 Kings County
NY-22-023 Word | NY-22-023 PDF - Sep 9, 2022 Bronx County
NY-22-024 Word | NY-22-024 PDF - Sep 7, 2022 Bronx County
NY-22-021 Word | NY-22-021 PDF - Aug 29, 2022 Queens County
NY-22-019 Word | NY-22-019 PDF - Aug 29, 2022 Queens County
NY-22-018 Word | NY-22-018 PDF - Aug 29, 2022 Kings County
NY-22-014 Word | NY-22-014 PDF - Aug 17, 2022 Office of Special Investigations
NY-22-017 Word | NY-22-017 PDF - Aug 15, 2022 New York County
NY-22-020 Word | NY-22-020 PDF - Aug 12, 2022 Bronx County
NY-22-022 Word | NY-22-022 PDF - Aug 11, 2022 Bronx County
NY-22-008 Word | NY-22-008 PDF - Aug 8, 2022 Bronx County
NY-22-009 Word | NY-22-009 PDF - Aug 3, 2022 Kings County
NY-22-007 Word | NY-22-007 PDF - Aug 3, 2022 Kings County
NY-22-005 Word | NY-22-005 PDF - Aug 1, 2022 Richmond County
NY-22-012 Word | NY-22-012 PDF - Jul 26, 2022 Kings County
NY-22-015 Word | NY-22-015 PDF - Jul 21, 2022 Bronx County
NY-22-013 Word | NY-22-013 PDF - Jul 19, 2022 Queens County
NY-22-006 Word | NY-22-006 PDF - Jul 5, 2022 Bronx County
NY-22-004 Word | NY-22-004 PDF - Jul 5, 2022 New York County
NY-21-135 Word | NY-21-135 PDF - Jun 24, 2022 Queens County
NY-22-001 Word | NY-22-001 PDF - Jun 23, 2022 Queens County
NY-22-002 Word | NY-22-002 PDF - Jun 21, 2022 Bronx County
NY-21-136 Word | NY-21-136 PDF - Jun 14, 2022 New York County
NY-22-010 Word | NY-22-010 PDF - Jun 13, 2022 Bronx County
NY-21-134 Word | NY-21-134 PDF - Jun 10, 2022 Kings County