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Death of Augusta native Karen Williams remains unsolved

...Williams battled drug addiction for 10 years, while having several of her children taken away by the Department of Family and Children Services.However, Katherine Jackson said her daughter "seemed to have finally won her battle with drugs...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-11-23/death-augusta-native-k
Streamline rules, lawmakers told

...an adversarial manner, but more of a collegial manner," said Ron Scroggy, former director of the Department of Family And Children Services and current executive director of the Georgia Association of Homes and Services for Children.He and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-08-11/streamline-rules-lawmake
Another parent charged with leaving child unattended in vehicle in Augusta

...was heading to the sheriff's office to file a report.A report states the child was unharmed. The Department of Family and Children Services was notified and allowed the child to be released to his mother.On Monday, a 28-year-old woman...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-08-06/another-parent-charged
Mother tries to conceal newborn's birth

...police and say she found the baby.The child and mother were taken to Georgia Regents Medical Center. A Department of Family and Children Services representative was sent to the hospital to follow up on the condition of Simms and her child.Charges...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-07-23/mother-tries-conceal-n
Augusta mother charged after leaving baby in locked SUV, police say

...Georgia Regents Medical Center and was released Thursday afternoon to his maternal grandmother. The Department of Family and Children Services is investigating.Manigault, of the 3300 block of Ridgecrest Drive, told deputies she left the baby...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-06-19/augusta-mother-charged
Mother faces cruelty charges

...children were found with bruises to the body.According to a sheriff's office incident report, a Department of Family and Children Services employee contacted the sheriff's office Thursday after two siblings, ages 4 and 6, arrived at their...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-06-20/mother-faces-cruelty-c
Georgia toddler found crawling along road; dad arrested

...deputies and a ranger with the Georgia Department of Natural Resources responded to the location and the Department of Family and Children Services was notified.While deputies were investigating, 37-year-old Timothy Pickens came walking up to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-06-17/ga-toddler-found-crawling-al
Prosecution of Grovetown woman accused of beating son continues

...were abused and it appeared the couple targeted the 10-year-old. All three children were taken into Department of Family and Children Services custody. A DFCS representative said the children could be returned to Davis if she is released on bond...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2013-12-31/prosecution-grovetown-
Augusta woman charged after police finds children alone in bug-infested house

...The woman told sheriff's deputies she had previously reported her sister, Bethany Schubert, to the Department of Family and Children Services because she has a drug abuse problem and constantly leaves her eight children home unsupervised.A deputy...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-03-14/augusta-woman-charged-
Area emergency operations officials pleased with storm preparations

...Technology, Human Resources, Risk Management and Animal Services departments as well as Fort Gordon, Department of Family and Children Services and Red Cross officials, to detail each entity's responsibilities, she said.Lucas, among numerous...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-01-29/area-emergency-operation