CPS Reporting

  • Link to Suspected Child Abuse Report (SCAR) Form & Link to SCAR Instructions: 

    http://ag.ca.gov/childabuse/pdf/ss_8572.pdf                                         (Form)

    http://oag.ca.gov/sites/all/files/pdfs/childabuse/8572_instruct.pdf        (Instructions)


    In Section B of the Suspected SCAR Form reference the following:

    “Official Contacted”:           NAME OF SOCIAL WORKER III WHO TOOK THE REPORT VIA TELEPHONE

    Date/Time called:                  __                               __                               

                Address:                               P.O. Box 12000, MS 5-230 Vallejo, CA 94590

                Hotline Phone #:                  (800) 544-8696

    FAX #                                 DEPENDS ON WHICH SW III TOOK THE REPORT, SW WILL PROVIDE # AT THE TIME OF THE CALL

    TO SATISFY THE MANDATE, THE SUSPECTED CHILD ABUSE REPORT:  MUST BE PHONED IN IMMEDIATELY AND THE WRITTEN REPORT MUST BE SENT VIA MAIL OR FAX (within 36 hours of your call)

    The original SCAR may be retained for your records.

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    Below are two websites that may assist you and your colleagues:

    Mandated Reporter Information and Training:

    This is the California Department of Social Services approved website: http://mandatedreporterca.com

    Printed Format: If you would like information in a booklet, “Child Abuse Reporting and You” it may be downloaded from:

    http://mandatedreporterca.com/images/PUB129.pdf

    You may contact Solano County Child Welfare Services hotline at 1-800-544-8696 (24/7) anytime you have a question or report to be made.  Thank you for reporting your concerns. 

     

    ~Katherine Medrano, M.S.
    Solano County Child Welfare Services
    Initial Investigations Unit / 
    SW76

     

    Solano County Child Welfare Services
    275 Beck Ave., MS 5-230

    Fairfield, CA 94533
    Desk:      (707) 784-8458   [from a land line]
    Fax:        (707) 784-8371   [from a fax machine]
    Hotline:  (800) 544-8696