Birmingham sees huge fall in identification of vulnerable children

Neil Puffett
Wednesday, February 19, 2014

Birmingham Council is taking action to improve the way child protection tip-offs are acted on following a worrying drop in the numbers of children subject to protection plans.

Two-year-old Keanu Williams was beaten to death by his mother in 2011. Picture West Midlands Police
Two-year-old Keanu Williams was beaten to death by his mother in 2011. Picture West Midlands Police

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