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Child Protective Services
State of Michigan / michigan.gov

Governor Rick Snyder has put together a team he says will help fix the state Child Protective Services program.  This comes after a state audit revealed CPS failed to follow a plethora of state requirements.


Michigan House of Representatives
Wikipedia Media Commons / wikipedia.org

Michigan may join a handful of other states with increased reporting requirements for child abuse and animal abuse.  


Kym Worthy
Courtesy Photo / Wayne County Prosecutor's Office

Wayne County’s prosecutor says her office is drafting legislation to outlaw keeping an unsecured, loaded weapon in a home with children.