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Greg McKay, the new director of the Department of Child Safety, addresses a news conference announcing his appointment as Gov. Doug Ducey looks on.

Removing Charles Flanagan as director of the Department of Child Safety, the governor replaced him with Greg McKay, a former Phoenix police detective who blew the whistle in 2013 on thousands of reports of abuse and neglect that the state hasn't investigated. Read more»

Charles Flanagan, chairman of a task force Gov. Jan Brewer assembled to investigate failures by Child Protective Services, addresses lawmakers Monday.

Gov. Jan Brewer's choice to create an agency taking over the duties of Child Protective Services cites illegal actions by supervisors, overloaded caseworkers and flawed procedures. Read more»

Gov. Jan Brewer addresses a news conference Monday at which she announced an eight-member panel to provide independent oversight of Child Protective Services’ review of 6,000 cases that went uninvestigated.

Gov. Jan Brewer has created an independent panel to oversee Child Protective Services staff reviewing 6,000 reports of child abuse and neglect that weren’t investigated. Read more»