Government watchdog finds ineffective safety measures for children in custody

The federal agency charged with the care of unaccompanied migrant children couldn’t quickly identify and address cases of sexual misconduct in 2018, hindering its ability to prevent future incidents, according to a newly-released watchdog report obtained by CNN.

The findings are the latest in a series of reports prompted by the Trump administration’s controversial “zero tolerance” policy, which led to the separation of thousands of families, and reveal another set of flaws in the government’s handling of children.

The Office of Refugee Resettlement has come under scrutiny in recent years over allegations of sexual and physical abuse of minors — a point acknowledged by the Health and Human Services inspector general as a reason for opening up the review.

While incidents laid out in Thursday’s report range in type and severity, the inspector general found that reporting systems in place hindered the agency’s ability to identify threats and prevent future incidents.

“This ability is critical because even a single individual can cause immeasurable harm if he or she poses a threat to the well-being of minors in ORR’s care,” the report states.


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