“The Child Protective Services Division of the Trinity County Health and Human Services Department was investigated by the 1997-98 Trinity County Grand Jury and many deficiencies were found in the operation and administration of the division. Several recommendationswere made by the 1997-98 Grand Jury which, it was felt, would improve the services rendered to the children of Trinity County, in the county foster care program, and would bring the program into compliance withstate laws and mandates.”

Trinity County 1998-99 Grand Jury, Final Report by Rick Thoma