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Los Angeles County Department of Children’s & Family Services
General Statistics

To report Child Abuse, contact the Child Abuse Hotline
24 hours a day, 7 days a week
Toll-free within California: (800) 540-4000
From outside California: (213) 639-4500
TDD [Hearing Impaired]:  (800) 272-6699

Emergency Response Referrals

Year Total Emergency Response Referrals Assessed
2004 154,993
2003 162,361
2002 161,638
2001 147,352
2000 151,108
1999 146,583
1998 157,063

Reason for Referrals (Percentage of Cases)

Reason 2004 2003 2002 2001 2000 1999 1998

General Neglect

27.4% 27.1% 27.1% 26.8% 28.6% 30.0% 28.1%

Physical Abuse

18.4% 13.2% 13.9% 14.8% 17.8% 24.0% 23.1%

Sexual Abuse

6.6% 5.6% 6.5% 7.2% 8.8% 10.8% 10.0%

Caretaker Absence/Incapacity

5.3% 7.2% 7.8% 9.5% 9.3% 6.6% 6.8%

Emotional Abuse

10.3% 15.3% 15.9% 16.9% 14.3% 8.1% 6.4%

Severe Neglect

1.0% 1.1% 1.5% 2.0% 2.3% 3.3% 4.8%

Exploitation

0.2% 0.3% 0.3% 0.3% 0.2% 0.2% 0.3%

At-Risk, Sibling Abuse

19.1% 18.3% 13.9%* 12.2%* 18.7%* 17.0%* 20.5%*
Substantial Risk 11.8% 11.9% 13.2%* 10.3%* --- --- ---

* "Substantial Risk" was separated as a factor from “At-Risk, Sibling Abuse” from 2001 forward
Source: Los Angeles County Dept. of Children’s & Family Services

 

 

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