5620: Child Abuse, Neglect and Cruelty

Any employee of the District who has reasonable cause to believe that a child is being or has been subjected to child abuse or neglect or observes such child being subjected to conditions or circumstances which would reasonably result in child abuse or neglect, shall report or cause a report to be made of the incident to the proper law enforcement agency or to the Department of Health and Human Services. The District will cooperate with and assist the authorities in any investigation of a reported incident of child abuse or neglect. Willful failure to report the incident is a Class III misdemeanor by Nebraska statute.

Date of Revision
October 1, 1984
March 6, 2000
April 22, 2013
June 15, 2009
August 21, 2017
May 6, 2024