Child Abuse and Neglect Statistics
Annual ReportFiscal Year 1997

 

Table 10

Source of Indicated Reports by Region
Fiscal Year 1997

Reporter Type

Northern

Central

Southern

Cook Admin.

Cook North

Cook Central

Cook South

Total

Clinic Or Hospital Physcian

81

110

44

32

160

242

186

855

Nurse - Lpn

9

7

7

0

1

8

5

37

Nurse - Rn

392

371

196

41

276

467

366

2,109

Private Physician

31

41

11

0

12

12

21

128

Hospital Social Worker

312

308

167

77

563

737

829

2,993

Other Medical Personnel

56

62

34

7

35

59

39

292

*Total Medical

881

899

459

157

1,047

1,525

1,446

6,414

School Counselor

103

148

53

9

52

69

52

486

Principal

98

159

98

8

62

68

58

551

School Nurse

111

67

69

3

30

21

19

320

School Social Worker

282

132

83

16

99

170

109

891

Teacher

184

199

104

11

62

81

93

734

Assistant Principal

20

19

9

3

18

23

22

114

Truant Officer

3

3

2

0

0

3

1

12

Other School Personnel

73

77

37

3

27

34

28

279

*Total School Personnel

874

804

455

53

350

469

382

3,387

DCFS Invesitgator

189

234

123

10

103

130

91

880

DCFS Invest. Supervisor

8

20

5

0

12

6

4

55

DCFS Follow-Up Worker

105

208

161

2

68

45

82

671

DCFS Licensing Worker

5

8

0

0

1

0

2

16

DCFS Resource Worker

1

1

1

0

0

0

1

4

DCFS Adoption Worker

1

0

2

0

0

0

1

4

DCFS Homemaker

2

4

8

0

0

0

3

17

DCFS Institutional Worker

3

3

0

0

2

0

1

9

Other DCFS Personnel

21

43

13

0

8

7

12

104

*Total DCFS Personnel

335

521

313

12

194

188

197

1,760

Dept Of Corrections Staff

3

0

2

0

1

1

3

10

Dept Of Public Aid Staff

7

14

5

1

6

6

5

44

Institutional Staff

15

17

2

0

6

3

4

47

Mental Health Personnel

76

105

47

0

31

19

13

291

Private Social Worker

295

389

125

11

121

166

194

1,301

Psychologist

31

32

12

6

40

23

22

166

Other Social Services

443

590

282

16

222

226

224

2,003

Human Rights Personnel

10

6

5

0

1

2

4

28

*Total Social Service

880

1,153

480

34

428

446

469

3,890

Court

17

10

3

2

10

16

28

86

Emergency Services Staff

14

4

3

0

9

4

1

35

Parole/Probation Officer

60

36

10

3

6

11

12

138

Police Officer

1263

1390

632

79

476

530

614

4,984

State's Attorney

35

55

9

5

15

15

23

157

Juvenile Officer

130

78

27

4

67

65

50

421

Other Law Enforcement Staff

30

27

24

0

9

11

6

107

*Total Law Enforcement

1,549

1,600

708

93

592

652

734

5,928

Coroner

2

3

0

0

0

0

2

7

Medical Examiner

3

0

3

0

12

23

11

52

*Total Coroner/Med. Exam.

5

3

3

0

12

23

13

59

Day Care/Night Care Center

52

54

40

1

15

6

7

175

Day Care/Night Care Home

10

24

8

0

2

1

5

50

Pre-School/Nursery School

13

12

8

0

0

2

4

39

*Total Child Care Centers

75

90

56

1

17

9

16

264

*Total Mandated

4,599

5,070

2,474

350

2,640

3,312

3,257

21,702

Father/Father Substitute

115

168

106

8

60

40

57

554

Friend/Neighbor

199

270

172

19

80

85

98

923

Mother/Mother Substitute

174

286

155

11

81

60

76

843

Relative

275

362

241

52

164

277

324

1,695

Sibling

11

9

5

0

11

7

8

51

Victim

10

16

13

3

8

9

15

74

*Total Relative/Neighbor

784

1,111

692

93

404

478

578

4,140

Non-Center/Home Child Care

6

5

4

0

0

0

0

15

Babysitter

17

22

8

1

1

3

5

57

Other Child Care Provider

10

6

7

0

0

2

4

29

Landlord

17

36

10

2

11

21

11

108

Anonymous

234

425

256

22

121

188

193

1,439

Other Reporting Source

88

133

87

7

35

35

30

415

Unknown

23

22

20

1

11

12

10

99

* Total Other

395

649

392

33

179

261

253

2,162

*Total Non-Mandated

1,179

1,760

1,084

126

583

739

831

6,302

Total All Reporter

5,778

6,830

3,558

476

3,223

4,051

4,088

28,004