Report Child Abuse

Department of Children and Family Services (DCFS)

To report child abuse to the Departement of Children and Family Services, please go to http://mandreptla.org/.

Please mail Suspected Child Abuse forms reported to DCFS to:
Department of Children and Family Services
1933 S. Broadway, 5th Fl
Los Angeles, CA 90007

Local Law Enforcement Departments Serving LAUSD Schools
For a list of local Law Enforcement Departments click here

For intructions on how and where to report a suspected child abuse, please download Form SS 857 Instructions

To fillout the form for a suspected child abuse please download Form SS 8572

Please note:

  • Reporting Party: After completing Form SS 8572, retain the yellow copy for your records and submit the top three copies to the designated agency.

  • Designated Agency: Within 36 hours of receipt of Form SS 8572, send white copy to police or sheriff√≠s department, blue copy to county welfare or probation department, and green copy to district attorney√≠s office.