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Sarah Corbally

Guest opinion: A child's story of fear, abuse, trauma

Looking out the window, and cautiously waiting for the moment when his father gets home, the fear begins to set in. Many reoccurring questions start to develop in his head:

April 09, 2014 12:00 amLoading…

Meth spike means more children in foster care

At the end of March, Yellowstone County had 108 more children in foster care than it did at the same time last year — 386 compared with 278.

May 05, 2013 12:00 am Related Loading…

Guest opinion: Strengthen families to prevent child abuse, neglect

The Department of Public Health and Human Services has seen recent significant growth in the number of reports of child maltreatment received by the Centralized Intake Child Abuse Hotline. The number of children placed in foster care has also increased to over 2,000. Every day, DPHHS staff w…

April 01, 2013 12:00 amLoading…

Gazette opinion: Time grows short for child abuse legislation

Last year, Montana’s Child and Family Service Division completed 8,060 investigations of child abuse and neglect reports involving 11,835 children. Abuse or neglect was substantiated in 2,037 investigations, including:

March 31, 2013 12:10 amLoading…
More Lewis and Clark County kids face removal from parents’ home, placement in foster care

More Lewis and Clark County kids face removal from parents’ home, placement in foster care

Last year, the number of child abuse and neglect cases in Lewis and Clark County was up 30 percent from the 2010.

September 30, 2012 2:21 pmLoading…
Prosecutor questions state agency's agreement with accused child molester

Prosecutor questions state agency's agreement with accused child molester

When the Yellowstone County Sheriff’s Office received an anonymous tip in March that a 43-year-old man had molested a young girl, it was the first local law enforcement had heard of a crime that was already more than a year old.

December 03, 2011 12:00 amLoading…

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