Child Abuse and Neglect Statistics
Annual ReportFiscal Year 1997

Table 9

Source of Reports by Region
Fiscal Year 1997

Reporter Type

Northern

Central

Southern

Cook Admin.

Cook North

Cook Central

Cook South

Total

Clinic Or Hospital Physcian

237

256

112

46

351

489

439

1,930

Nurse - Lpn

25

26

13

0

1

14

8

87

Nurse - Rn

916

863

420

64

456

704

671

4,094

Private Physician

98

85

35

1

46

44

49

358

Hospital Social Worker

604

527

300

105

824

1,027

1,152

4,539

Other Medical Personnel

162

155

103

12

79

120

105

736

*Total Medical

2,042

1,912

983

228

1,757

2,398

2,424

11,744

School Counselor

357

446

146

13

152

200

191

1,505

Principal

392

524

273

20

197

185

233

1,824

School Nurse

329

182

183

11

94

68

96

963

School Social Worker

984

420

209

30

464

490

453

3,050

Teacher

629

713

356

26

271

274

289

2,558

Assistant Principal

62

66

24

5

74

86

84

401

Truant Officer

8

15

4

0

1

6

3

37

Other School Personnel

266

256

116

6

105

107

129

985

*Total School Personnel

3,027

2,622

1,311

111

1,358

1,416

1,478

11,323

DCFS Invesitgator

316

365

185

11

152

184

158

1,371

DCFS Invest. Supervisor

17

31

11

0

19

11

13

102

DCFS Follow-Up Worker

243

411

307

4

138

121

164

1,388

DCFS Licensing Worker

15

22

2

0

5

2

7

53

DCFS Resource Worker

1

2

1

0

0

0

2

6

DCFS Adoption Worker

2

3

3

0

0

1

1

10

DCFS Homemaker

4

8

14

0

0

0

4

30

DCFS Institutional Worker

6

6

0

0

4

1

2

19

Other DCFS Personnel

53

88

37

0

15

24

34

251

*Total DCFS Personnel

657

936

560

15

333

344

385

3,230

Dept Of Corrections Staff

7

7

5

0

3

8

7

37

Dept Of Public Aid Staff

28

60

39

3

22

26

13

191

Institutional Staff

41

45

6

0

20

9

18

139

Mental Health Personnel

201

301

133

2

83

52

55

827

Private Social Worker

760

974

335

21

389

387

476

3,342

Psychologist

130

78

37

7

96

52

65

465

Other Social Services

1,184

1,619

680

32

575

562

642

5,294

Human Rights Personnel

23

22

7

1

3

10

8

74

*Total Social Service

2,374

3,106

1,242

66

1,191

1,106

1,284

10,369

Court

41

26

7

4

27

40

68

213

Emergency Services Staff

28

7

8

0

18

8

10

79

Parole/Probation Officer

144

96

31

3

23

41

25

363

Police Officer

2,563

2,429

1,093

113

933

905

1,251

9,287

State's Attorney

74

92

23

6

27

29

49

300

Juvenile Officer

261

134

48

5

122

112

92

774

Other Law Enforcement Staff

81

64

45

0

20

33

20

263

*Total Law Enforcement

3,192

2,848

1,255

131

1,170

1,168

1,515

11,279

Coroner

6

4

0

0

2

0

3

15

Medical Examiner

5

0

4

0

18

42

25

94

*Total Coroner/Med. Exam.

11

4

4

0

20

42

28

109

Day Care/Night Care Center

174

191

94

1

51

39

37

587

Day Care/Night Care Home

34

63

26

0

3

6

13

145

Pre-School/Nursery School

53

45

30

1

7

11

16

163

*Total Child Care Centers

261

299

150

2

61

56

66

895

*Total Mandated

11,564

11,727

5,505

553

5,890

6,530

7,180

48,949

Father/Father Substitute

608

694

445

31

275

235

376

2,664

Friend/Neighbor

923

1,235

646

56

453

381

586

4,280

Mother/Mother Substitute

733

943

510

23

289

211

368

3,077

Relative

850

1,151

758

108

535

763

1,044

5,209

Sibling

31

29

12

1

27

19

29

148

Victim

48

58

57

5

36

39

79

322

*Total Relative/Neighbor

3,193

4,110

2,428

224

1,615

1,648

2,482

15,700

Non-Center/Home Child Care

18

10

6

0

4

4

2

44

Babysitter

53

62

34

1

4

5

13

172

Other Child Care Provider

27

33

18

0

3

6

14

101

Landlord

74

110

47

6

42

76

73

428

Anonymous

1,838

2,556

1,377

102

1,067

1,200

1,598

9,738

Other Reporting Source

392

476

271

15

152

140

192

1,638

Unknown

71

66

49

1

29

22

31

269

* Total Other

2,473

3,313

1,802

125

1,301

1,453

1,923

12,390

*Total Non-Mandated

5,666

7,423

4,230

349

2,916

3,101

4,405

28,090

Total All Reporter

17,230

19,150

9,735

902

8,806

9,631

11,585

77,039