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 2015 through September 2016
CountRateState RateRank
(high=1 to low=115)
Children Subject of Maltreatment Reports40282.9 per 10K49.8 per 10K6
Children Subject of Maltreatment Investigations16333.6 per 10K20.2 per 10K16.5
Children Subject of Alternative Response23448.2 per 10K28.0 per 10K6
Children Subject of Undetermined Reports51.0 per 10K1.5 per 10K58.5
Children Subject of Non-Maltreatment Reports00.0 per 10K0.0 per 10K58
Victim Reports316.4 per 10K2.8 per 10K22
Victim Reports of Neglect142.9 per 10K1.5 per 10K38.5
Victim Reports of Physical Abuse61.2 per 10K0.6 per 10K20.5
Victim Reports of Sexual Abuse81.6 per 10K0.6 per 10K10
Victim Reports of Other Abuse30.6 per 10K0.2 per 10K20
Victims Removed to Foster Care7/3122.6%35.9%88
Victims Not Removed to Foster Care24/3177.4%64.1%28
Non-Victims Removed to Foster Care11/3663%5%85.5
Children Subject of Alternative Response Removed to Foster Care5/2342.1%5.2%87.5
Children Subject of Undetermined Reports Removed to Foster Care1/520%5.2%27
Removed to Foster Care Before Report0/190%0.8%69
Removed to Foster Care within 3 Days of Report6/1931.6%36.5%77
Removed to Foster Care within 7 Days of Report7/1936.8%42.8%82
Median Days from Report to Removal1928.0 days16.0 days34
Removed to Foster Care Prior to Start of Investigation0/190%1.8%77
Victims Revictimized within 6 Months, Disposed April 2015 to March 2016 1/224.5%3.2%34.5
Removed Victims Revictimized within 6 Months, Disposed April 2015 to March 2016 0/30%2.3%72.5
Non-Removed Victims Revictimized within 6 Months, Disposed April 2015 to March 2016 1/195.3%3.7%38
Non-Victims Victimized within 6 Months, Disposed April 2015 to March 2016 6/4401.4%2.2%87.5
Alternative Response Victimized within 6 Months, Disposed April 2015 to March 2016 1/2910.3%2.2%101.5
Undetermined Reports Victimized within 6 Months, Disposed April 2015 to March 2016 0/100%1.5%73

Dallas County Children Removed to Foster Care
During April 2016 through March 2017
CountRateState RateRank
(high=1 to low=115)
Total Removals to Foster Care1639.7 per 10K47.6 per 10K81
Average Monthly Removals to Foster Care1.33.3 per 10K4.0 per 10K81.5
Reentries to Foster Care3/1618.8%15.1%31
Reentries to Foster Care within 12 months of Previous Discharge0/160%5.1%91
Removals for Neglect1/166%37%106.5
Removals for Caretaker Drug or Alcohol Use10/1662%51%35
Removals for Physical Abuse3/1619%14%26
Removals for Caretaker Inability to Cope0/160%11%101
Removals for Inadequate Housing3/1619%17%40
Removals for Incarceration0/160%9%101.5
Removals for Child Behavior0/160%10%101.5
Removals for Abandonment0/160%7%92.5
Removals for Sexual Abuse0/160%4%87.5
Discharged within 1 Month of Removal0/120%5%94.5
Permanence within 12 months of April 2015 through March 2016 Removal2/1712%35%103.5
IV-E Reimbursed in Removal Cohort (excludes latest 6 months)5/5100%47%12.5

Dallas County Children in Foster Care
During April 2016 through March 2017
CountRateState RateRank
(high=1 to low=115)
Children in Region on March 31 20174,016nana65
Children in Care on March 31 20163792.0 per 10K86.0 per 10K70
Children in Care on March 31 201742105.0 per 10K84.0 per 10K62
Average Daily Children in Care3894.0 per 10K85.2 per 10K69
Total Out of Home Placement-Days on March 31 201721,60053,785.0 per 10K46,314.0 per 10K57
Total Children Served in Foster Care During April 2016 through March 2017 53nana74
Total Days Children Spent in Foster Care During April 2016 through March 2017 13,78834,247.0 per 10K31,082.0 per 10K69
Total Days Children Spent Out of Home During April 2016 through March 2017 13,33033,109.0 per 10K29,913.0 per 10K68
Average Monthly Foster Care Costs During April 2016 through March 2017 14,00634,789.0 per 10K19,250.0 per 10K39
Children in Congregate Settings on March 31 201712.5 per 10K6.4 per 10K82.5
Children In Care with Both TPRs on March 31 201700.0 per 10K5.2 per 10K100
17-Year-Olds In Care with Both TPRs on March 31 201700.0 per 10K0.4 per 10K71
Children in Non-Relative Foster Care on Last Day23/4255%44%20.5
Children in Relative Foster Care on Last Day9/4221%29%81.5
Children in Pre-Adoptive Home on Last Day6/4214%12%34.5
Children in Group Home on Last Day0/420%1%69
Children in Institution on Last Day1/422%7%88.5
Children in Home Visit on Last Day3/427%7%60
Children in Runaway on Last Day0/420%1%69.5
Children in ILP on Last Day0/420%0%69
Children Investigated for Maltreatment in Care during September 2015 through August 2016 5/578.77%7.39%32
Children Victimized in Care during September 2015 through August 2016 1/571.75%1.02%31.5
Children Victimized in Care during September 2015 through August 2016 by Parent0/570%0.48%82.5
Children Victimized in Care during September 2015 through August 2016 by Foster Parent or Facility Staff0/570%0.16%65.5
Children Over 12 in Group Settings on March 31 20171/1100%71%40
Placement Moves During First 12 Months In Care per 1,000 Child-Days18/2,3467.7 Per 1K Days5.5 Per 1K Days10.5
Placements Moves Toward Permanency12/3336%38%73
Lateral Placements Moves12/3336%49%97.5
Placements Moves Away from Permanency9/3327%13%7
IV-E Reimbursement Rate, Children In Care on March 31 201731/4274%45%12.5
Long Term Foster Care Plan Goal, Children In Care on March 31 20171/422%2%42.5
Median Length of Stay, Children In Care on March 31 20163715.4 months12.3 months23.5
Median Length of Stay, Children In Care on March 31 20174214.7 months12.7 months32
Permanency within 12 Months, Children In Care on March 31 20168/3722%42%102.5
Permanency within 12 Months, Children with Both TPRs In Care on March 31 20161/250%24%19.5
In Care Over 18 Months on March 31 201714/4233%35%61.5
In Care Over 24 Months on March 31 201712/4229%23%24.5
In Non-Relative Care Over 24 Months on March 31 201711/4226%21%23.5
In Non-Relative Care Over 24 Months with Both TPRs on March 31 20170/110%23%100.5
In Care Over 18 Months on March 31 2016 Permanent within 12 Months4/1331%43%87.5
In Care Over 24 Months on March 31 2016 Permanent within 12 Months1/520%39%91
Entering 18th Month In Care during April 2015 through March 2016 Permanent within 12 Months6/1155%47%41.5

Dallas County Children Discharged
During April 2016 through March 2017
CountRateState RateRank
(high=1 to low=115)
Total Discharges10/4,02624.8 per 10K47 per 10K96
Children Discharged for Reunification5/1050%47%63.5
Children Discharged for Relative0/100%1%74
Children Discharged for Adoption1/1010%23%85.5
Children Discharged for Transfer0/100%1%68.5
Children Discharged for Emancipation2/1020%8%15.5
Children Discharged for Guardianship2/1020%19%44.5
Children Discharged for Runaway0/100%0%67
Children Discharged for Death0/100%0%60.5
Children Discharged for Unknown0/100%0%59.5
Median Length of Stay in Foster Care1023.6 months17.4 months21
Median Months from Removal to Reunification Discharge521.4 months10.8 months17
Median Months from Removal to Relative Discharge0na3.9 monthsna
Median Months from Removal to Adoption Discharge128.0 months28.6 months75
Reunified within 72 Hours0/50%4%81
Reunified within 12 Months1/520%65%107
Adopted within 24 Months0/10%35%97.5
Adopted within 48 Months1/1100%90%44.5
Median Months from Removal to TPR Among Adoptions During Latest 12 Months120.0 months23.2 months94.5
Median Months from TPR to Final Adoption Among Adoptions During Latest 12 Months18.0 months4.2 months38.5
Paternal Followed Maternal TPR by Over 30 Days Among Adoptions During Latest 12 Months0/10%7%86
In Care 12+ Months at Age 16, Discharged to Permanency by Age 180/10%38%105
In Care with Both TPRs at Age 16, Discharged to Permanency by Age 180/10%28%107.5
Adoption Discharges1/4,0262.5 per 10K10.8 per 10K90
Non-Permanent Discharges2/4,0265 per 10K4.5 per 10K60
Non-Permanent Discharges Among Children with Both TPRs1/250%5%25
Discharged Runaways Under 18 on March 31 20172498.0 per 1M786.9 per 1M68
Children Victimized within 6 Months After Discharge during March 2015 through February 2016 0/280%0.7%69

Dallas County Child and Family Services Review Measures
During April 2016 through March 2017
CountRateState RateRank
(high=1 to low=115)
Maltreatment Reports During October 2015 through September 2016 40282.9 per 10K49.8 per 10K6
Substantiated Maltreatment Victims During October 2015 through September 2016 316.3 per 10K2.8 per 10K22
Removals During Period163.3 per 10K4.0 per 10K81.5
In-care on March 31 201742105.0 per 10K84.0 per 10K62
Total Children Served53nana74
Discharges During Period10nana90
S1.1: Non-Recurrence of Substantiated Maltreatment within 6 Months 17/17100%96%36
S1.2: Non-Maltreated by Foster Parent or Facility Staff October 2015 through September 2016 56/56100%99.77%50
C1.1: Discharged to Reunification or Relative within 12 Months1/520%63%107
C1.2: Discharged to Reunification or Relative Median Length of Stay519.2 months9.0 months17
C1.3: Removed During 6-Months before April 01 2016, Discharged to Reunification or Relative1/1010%28%90
C1.4: Discharged During 12-Months before April 01 2016, Reentering within 12 Months1/156.7%9.4%50
C2.1: Discharged to Adoption within 24 Months0/10%35%97.5
C2.2: Discharged to Adoption Median Length of Stay128.0 months28.6 months75
C2.3: In-care 17+ Months on April 01 2016, Adopted During Period1/1010%29%89.5
C2.4: In-care 17+ Months on April 01 2016, Freed for Adoption During First 6 Months of Period0/90%16%96
C2.5: Legally Freed April 2015 through March 2016 , Adopted within 12 Months5/5100%84%45.5
C3.1: In-care 24+ Months on April 01 2016, Permanent By 18th Birthday1/520%39%90
C3.2: Discharges to Permanency Among Legally Free Children1/250%95%113
C3.3: Emancipated After In-care 3+ Years1/250%43%52
C4.1: Two or Fewer Placement Settings, In-care <12 Months9/1656%79%111.5
C4.2: Two or Fewer Placement Settings, In-care 12 to 24 Months8/1942%61%97
C4.3: Two or Fewer Placement Settings, In-care Over 24 Months8/1844%32%27.5

Dallas County Court Improvement Program Reporting Measures
During April 2016 through March 2017
CountRateState RateRank
(high=1 to low=115)
CIP1.1: Free for Adoption or Living with Family within 15 Months of January 2015 through December 2015 Removal7/1450%63%95
CIP1.2: Discharged within 1 Month of Removal0/130%5%94
CIP1.3: Permanent within 12 Months of April 2015 through March 2016 Removal2/1712%35%103.5
CIP1.4: In Care Over 24 Months on March 31 2016 Permanent within 12 Months1/520%39%91
CIP1.5: TPRs Completed during Latest 12 Months within 15 Months of Removal0/0na16%na
CIP1.6: In Care with Both TPRs on March 31 2016 Permanent within 12 Months1/250%24%19.5
CIP1.7: In Care 12+ Months at Age 16, Discharged to Permanency by Age 180/10%38%105
CIP1.8: In Care 12+ Months with Both TPRs at Age 16, Discharged to Permanency by Age 180/10%28%107.5

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