A Scathing Report Today Out Of Pennsylvania Shows One In Five Calls Made To The States Child Abuse Hotline Goes Unanswered

05.25.16 | Bob Price

Auditor General Eugene DePasquale SAYS, "Any single one of those calls could have lead to a life or death situation for a child."

42,000 calls to the Child Abuse Hotline went unanswered last year.
 
The state's Child Abuse Hotline has been overwhelmed with calls after mandatory reporting laws were instituted in the wake of the Jerry Sandusky child abuse scandal.