Statistics for Dallas County

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Statistics for Larger Regions: Southwest DSS/CD Region, Judicial Circuit30.

Tables:

Dallas County Children Subject of Maltreatment Reports (duplicated)
During October 2016 through September 2017
CountRateState RateRank
(high=1 to low=115)
Children Subject of Maltreatment Reports32667.6 per 10K44.4 per 10K22
Unique Children Subject of Maltreatment Reports261/32680.1%78.2%42.5
Children Subject of Maltreatment Investigations10221.1 per 10K14.5 per 10K39
Children Subject of Alternative Response21845.2 per 10K28.2 per 10K12.5
Children Subject of Undetermined Reports61.2 per 10K1.7 per 10K50
Children Subject of Non-Maltreatment Reports00.0 per 10K0.0 per 10K58
Victim Reports265.4 per 10K2.1 per 10K17.5
Victim Reports of Neglect40.8 per 10K1.0 per 10K82
Victim Reports of Physical Abuse91.9 per 10K0.5 per 10K2
Victim Reports of Sexual Abuse132.7 per 10K0.5 per 10K3.5
Victim Reports of Other Abuse00.0 per 10K0.1 per 10K83.5
Victims Removed to Foster Care5/2619.2%36.4%85
Victims Not Removed to Foster Care21/2680.8%63.6%27
Non-Victims Removed to Foster Care12/2944.1%6.6%87
Children Subject of Alternative Response Removed to Foster Care9/2184.1%6.7%86
Children Subject of Undetermined Reports Removed to Foster Care0/60%6.1%72
Removed to Foster Care Before Report0/170%1%68
Removed to Foster Care within 3 Days of Report5/1729.4%29.1%62
Removed to Foster Care within 7 Days of Report6/1735.3%34.6%63
Median Days from Report to Removal1739.5 days34.0 days49
Removed to Foster Care Prior to Start of Investigation1/175.9%2.5%17
Victims Revictimized within 6 Months, Disposed April 2016 to March 2017 1/333%3.6%39
Removed Victims Revictimized within 6 Months, Disposed April 2016 to March 2017 0/70%1.6%63.5
Non-Removed Victims Revictimized within 6 Months, Disposed April 2016 to March 2017 1/263.8%4.7%39
Non-Victims Victimized within 6 Months, Disposed April 2016 to March 2017 13/3503.7%2%22.5
Alternative Response Victimized within 6 Months, Disposed April 2016 to March 2017 8/2383.4%2%28.5
Undetermined Reports Victimized within 6 Months, Disposed April 2016 to March 2017 0/50%1.2%63

Dallas County Children Removed to Foster Care
During October 2017 through September 2018
CountRateState RateRank
(high=1 to low=115)
Total Removals to Foster Care1947.6 per 10K47.8 per 10K74
Average Monthly Removals to Foster Care1.64.0 per 10K4.0 per 10K73.5
Reentries to Foster Care3/1915.8%16.1%51.5
Reentries to Foster Care within 12 months of Previous Discharge2/1910.5%4.2%12
Removals for Neglect7/1937%39%63.5
Removals for Caretaker Drug or Alcohol Use6/1932%51%94
Removals for Physical Abuse3/1916%16%44
Removals for Caretaker Inability to Cope0/190%9%94
Removals for Inadequate Housing7/1937%19%19
Removals for Incarceration3/1916%9%32
Removals for Child Behavior4/1921%9%21
Removals for Abandonment1/195%7%59.5
Removals for Sexual Abuse0/190%6%88
Discharged within 1 Month of Removal1/186%4%27
Permanence within 12 months of October 2016 through September 2017 Removal7/1839%33%43.5
IV-E Reimbursed in Removal Cohort (excludes latest 6 months)6/875%35%6

Dallas County Children in Foster Care
During October 2017 through September 2018
CountRateState RateRank
(high=1 to low=115)
Children in Region on September 30 20183,984nana65
AIAN Children on AIAN Lands in Region on September 30 2018nananana
Children in Care on September 30 20173997.0 per 10K86.0 per 10K65
Children in Care on September 30 20183895.0 per 10K86.0 per 10K68
Average Daily Children in Care3792.6 per 10K86.0 per 10K68
Total Out of Home Placement-Days on September 30 201820,98952,683.0 per 10K48,444.0 per 10K65
Total Children Served in Foster Care During October 2017 through September 2018 58nana69.5
Total Days Children Spent in Foster Care During October 2017 through September 2018 13,54033,900.0 per 10K31,396.0 per 10K67
Total Days Children Spent Out of Home During October 2017 through September 2018 13,22433,109.0 per 10K30,317.0 per 10K68
Average Monthly Foster Care Costs During October 2017 through September 2018 10,43726,131.0 per 10K15,291.0 per 10K50
Children in Congregate Settings on September 30 201837.5 per 10K7.2 per 10K67
Children In Care with Both TPRs on September 30 201800.0 per 10K6.0 per 10K97.5
17-Year-Olds In Care with Both TPRs on September 30 201800.0 per 10K0.3 per 10K73
Children in Non-Relative Foster Care on Last Day10/3826%32%77
Children in Relative Foster Care on Last Day13/3834%36%62.5
Children in Pre-Adoptive Home on Last Day10/3826%14%17.5
Children in Group Home on Last Day2/385%1%6.5
Children in Institution on Last Day1/383%7%93
Children in Home Visit on Last Day2/385%7%71.5
Children in Runaway on Last Day0/380%1%71.5
Children in ILP on Last Day0/380%1%75.5
Children Investigated for Maltreatment in Care during September 2016 through August 2017 5/559.09%5.06%14
Children Victimized in Care during September 2016 through August 2017 2/553.64%0.83%5
Children Victimized in Care during September 2016 through August 2017 by Parent0/550%0.42%74.5
Children Victimized in Care during September 2016 through August 2017 by Foster Parent or Facility Staff0/550%0.16%67.5
Children Over 12 in Group Settings on September 30 20183/3100%72%17.5
Placement Moves During First 12 Months In Care per 1,000 Child-Days19/3,4235.6 Per 1K Days5.7 Per 1K Days46.5
Placements Moves Toward Permanency23/4452%40%21.5
Lateral Placements Moves16/4436%46%84.5
Placements Moves Away from Permanency5/4411%14%75.5
IV-E Reimbursement Rate, Children In Care on September 30 201817/3845%32%33.5
Long Term Foster Care Plan Goal, Children In Care on September 30 20180/380%2%92
Median Length of Stay, Children In Care on September 30 20173915.3 months13.4 months36
Median Length of Stay, Children In Care on September 30 20183818.0 months12.7 months15
Permanency within 12 Months, Children In Care on September 30 201717/3944%41%45
Permanency within 12 Months, Children with Both TPRs In Care on September 30 20174/1136%25%16.5
In Care Over 18 Months on September 30 201819/3850%37%16
In Care Over 24 Months on September 30 201811/3829%25%34.5
In Non-Relative Care Over 24 Months on September 30 201810/3826%21%28
In Non-Relative Care Over 24 Months with Both TPRs on September 30 20180/100%25%89.5
In Care Over 18 Months on September 30 2017 Permanent within 12 Months7/1839%42%63
In Care Over 24 Months on September 30 2017 Permanent within 12 Months5/862%38%14
Entering 18th Month In Care during October 2016 through September 2017 Permanent within 12 Months4/1233%47%80.5

Dallas County Children Discharged
During October 2017 through September 2018
CountRateState RateRank
(high=1 to low=115)
Total Discharges20/3,99450.1 per 10K45.4 per 10K67
Children Discharged for Reunification6/2030%45%98.5
Children Discharged for Relative0/200%1%73
Children Discharged for Adoption11/2055%25%6
Children Discharged for Transfer1/205%1%6
Children Discharged for Emancipation1/205%8%73
Children Discharged for Guardianship1/205%20%81.5
Children Discharged for Runaway0/200%1%68.5
Children Discharged for Death0/200%0%61
Children Discharged for Unknown0/200%0%58.5
Median Length of Stay in Foster Care2015.8 months18.1 months72
Median Months from Removal to Reunification Discharge615.8 months11.7 months32
Median Months from Removal to Relative Discharge0na4.5 monthsna
Median Months from Removal to Guardianship Discharge18.1 months18.7 months85
Median Months from Removal to Adoption Discharge1120.0 months27.5 months80
Reunified within 72 Hours0/60%3%74
Reunified within 12 Months4/667%61%48.5
Adopted within 24 Months6/1155%37%27.5
Adopted within 48 Months11/11100%90%27.5
Median Months from Removal to TPR Among Adoptions During Latest 12 Months1120.0 months22.7 months70
Median Months from TPR to Final Adoption Among Adoptions During Latest 12 Months48.0 months4.3 months12.5
In Care 12+ Months at Age 16, Discharged to Permanency by Age 180/10%45%70.5
In Care with Both TPRs at Age 16, Discharged to Permanency by Age 180/0na34%na
Adoption Discharges11/3,99427.5 per 10K11.5 per 10K11
Non-Permanent Discharges2/3,9945 per 10K4.4 per 10K56
Non-Permanent Discharges Among Children with Both TPRs0/40%4%57
Discharged Runaways Under 18 on September 30 20182502.0 per 1M695.3 per 1M66
Children Victimized within 6 Months After Discharge during March 2016 through February 2017 0/100%0.6%66.5
Children Discharged for Reunification October 2016 through September 2017 Reentering within 12 Months1/425%4.9%3
Children Discharged for Relative October 2016 through September 2017 Reentering within 12 Months0/0na0%na
Children Discharged for Adoption October 2016 through September 2017 Reentering within 12 Months0/60%0.3%49.5
Children Discharged for Transfer October 2016 through September 2017 Reentering within 12 Months0/0na4%na
Children Discharged for Emancipation October 2016 through September 2017 Reentering within 12 Months0/30%0.2%46
Children Discharged for Guardianship October 2016 through September 2017 Reentering within 12 Months0/30%1.6%52.5
Children Discharged for Runaway October 2016 through September 2017 Reentering within 12 Months0/0na0%na

Dallas County Child and Family Services Review Measures
During October 2017 through September 2018
CountRateState RateRank
(high=1 to low=115)
Maltreatment Reports During October 2016 through September 2017 32667.6 per 10K44.4 per 10K22
Substantiated Maltreatment Victims During October 2016 through September 2017 265.4 per 10K2.1 per 10K18
Removals During Period194.0 per 10K4.0 per 10K73.5
In-care on September 30 20183895.0 per 10K86.0 per 10K68
Total Children Servednananana
Discharges During Period20nana68
S1.1: Non-Recurrence of Substantiated Maltreatment within 6 Months 11/1384.6%97%106
S1.2: Non-Maltreated by Foster Parent or Facility Staff October 2016 through September 2017 55/55100%99.73%46.5
C1.1: Discharged to Reunification or Relative within 12 Months4/667%59%45.5
C1.2: Discharged to Reunification or Relative Median Length of Stay611.8 months9.9 months37
C1.3: Removed During 6-Months before October 01 2017, Discharged to Reunification or Relative1/617%25%67.5
C1.4: Discharged During 12-Months before October 01 2017, Reentering within 12 Months1/425%7.1%3.5
C2.1: Discharged to Adoption within 24 Months6/1155%37%27.5
C2.2: Discharged to Adoption Median Length of Stay1120.0 months27.5 months80
C2.3: In-care 17+ Months on October 01 2017, Adopted During Period5/1631%28%40.5
C2.4: In-care 17+ Months on October 01 2017, Freed for Adoption During First 6 Months of Period0/130%16%90
C2.5: Legally Freed October 2016 through September 2017 , Adopted within 12 Months10/10100%79%18
C3.1: In-care 24+ Months on October 01 2017, Permanent By 18th Birthday5/862%38%14
C3.2: Discharges to Permanency Among Legally Free Children4/4100%96%32
C3.3: Emancipated After In-care 3+ Years1/1100%40%8.5
C4.1: Two or Fewer Placement Settings, In-care <12 Months18/2090%79%18
C4.2: Two or Fewer Placement Settings, In-care 12 to 24 Months5/1926%63%106
C4.3: Two or Fewer Placement Settings, In-care Over 24 Months3/1817%34%94.5

Dallas County Court Improvement Program Reporting Measures
During October 2017 through September 2018
CountRateState RateRank
(high=1 to low=115)
CIP1.1: Free for Adoption or Living with Family within 15 Months of July 2016 through June 2017 Removal11/1861%63%65.5
CIP1.2: Discharged within 1 Month of Removal1/186%4%30.5
CIP1.3: Permanent within 12 Months of October 2016 through September 2017 Removal7/1839%33%43.5
CIP1.4: In Care Over 24 Months on September 30 2017 Permanent within 12 Months5/862%38%14
CIP1.5: TPRs Completed during Latest 12 Months within 15 Months of Removal2/729%19%19.5
CIP1.6: In Care with Both TPRs on September 30 2017 Permanent within 12 Months4/1136%25%16.5
CIP1.7: In Care 12+ Months at Age 16, Discharged to Permanency by Age 180/10%45%70.5
CIP1.8: In Care 12+ Months with Both TPRs at Age 16, Discharged to Permanency by Age 180/0na34%na

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