Five Henderson Children Now in Adoption Process

Five Henderson Children Now in Adoption Process

“SEPARATE THE FAMILIES” by Sharon Rondeau (Dec. 14, 2013) — The father of eight children who have been in foster care for nearly three years despite no evidence of abuse or neglect has told The Post & Email that the adoption process has begun for his five elder children. Jeffrey and Erica Henderson have been […]

Citizen Children’s Advocate Admonishes Los Angeles Government Bureaucracy for “Mass Killing of Our Kids” pb

Citizen Children’s Advocate Admonishes Los Angeles Government Bureaucracy for “Mass Killing of Our Kids” pb

“THESE CHILDREN ARE DEAD” by Anonymous (Nov. 6, 2013) — An individual who closely watches the movements of the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors, Juvenile Court Judge Michael Nash, and the Department of Children and Family Services (DCFS) wrote the following letter, referring to a case from 2010 of a toddler who was returned […]

Bombshell: Henderson Children’s Profiles Posted for Adoption on “California Kids Connection” Website pb

Bombshell:  Henderson Children’s Profiles Posted for Adoption on “California Kids Connection” Website pb

IS THIS “REUNIFICATION?” by Sharon Rondeau (Oct. 31, 2013) — The Post & Email has learned that the profiles of the Henderson children, whose parents desperately want to reunite with them after nearly three years apart, are posted on a website as available for adoption. The family has had eight children placed in foster care, […]

Henderson Hearing Canceled

Henderson Hearing Canceled

“DCFS STANDARD TACTIC” from an Eyewitness (Oct. 16, 2013) —[Editor’s Note:  The following account was submitted to The Post & Email on Wednesday evening from an eyewitness in the courtroom for the hearing expected in the Henderson case, wherein eight children are in foster care with the Los Angeles County Department of Children and Family […]

Jeffrey Henderson Accepted to Law School pb

Jeffrey Henderson Accepted to Law School pb

“I DIDN’T WANT TO BE A LAWYER” by Sharon Rondeau (Oct. 3, 2013) — A father of seven children taken away from their parents nearly three years ago by the Los Angeles County Department of Children and Family Services (DCFS) has been accepted to an American Bar Association-accredited law school for the spring 2014 semester. […]

Deficiencies in Los Angeles DCFS Exposed in Mainstream Media Report

Deficiencies in Los Angeles DCFS Exposed in Mainstream Media Report

CHILD WELFARE AGENCY DIRECTOR WORRIED ABOUT CAUSING EMPLOYEES “STRESS AND CONCERN” AFTER CHILD DIES FROM ABUSE, TORTURE by Sharon Rondeau (Aug. 24, 2013) — The Los Angeles County, CA Department of Children and Family Services (DCFS) has issued “threat to discharge” letters to four employees following the wrongful death of an eight-year-old boy whose home […]

Citizen Seeks Grand Jury to Investigate Head of Los Angeles Child Protective Service Agency

Citizen Seeks Grand Jury to Investigate Head of Los Angeles Child Protective Service Agency

FOR “UNETHICAL PRACTICES” by Sharon Rondeau (Aug. 5, 2013) — For approximately eight months, The Post & Email reported on the Henderson family, which was torn apart as a result of an altercation with the Pasadena, CA Police Department, their former landlord, and the subsequent involvement of the Los Angeles Department of Child & Family […]

Update: Father of Baby Seized by California CPS: Like “Under a Communist Regime” pb

Update:  Father of Baby Seized by California CPS:  Like “Under a Communist Regime” pb

SACRAMENTO POLICE AND CHILD PROTECTIVE SERVICES SEIZE FIVE-MONTH-OLD AFTER THREATENING MOTHER, ROUGHING UP FATHER by Sharon Rondeau (Apr. 26, 2013) — A Sacramento, CA couple of Russian origin who took their five-month-old son to a hospital for flu-like symptoms and then sought a second opinion were met 24 hours afterward by armed police who threw […]

Update From Erica Henderson

Update From Erica Henderson

HOW MUCH DAMAGE HAVE THEY DONE? April 25, 2013 Dear friends and family, I am deeply saddened to report to you that there are a few people who have joined this group in order to destroy my family. With regret I admit they have succeeded in part. My overnight visits with my children have stopped […]

Henderson Update: “I Never Had a Right to Confront My Accuser” pb

Henderson Update:  “I Never Had a Right to Confront My Accuser” pb

SEVEN CHILDREN REUNITED WITH MOTHER OVERNIGHT FOR FIRST TIME IN 22 MONTHS by Sharon Rondeau (Mar. 27, 2013) —A family whose children were placed into foster care 22 months ago after the parents were falsely arrested and jailed was reunited for three days and two nights earlier this week. A catalog of the Hendersons’ attempts […]

“Baruch Hashem!” pb

“Baruch Hashem!” pb

HENDERSONS TO HAVE UNMONITORED, OVERNIGHT VISIT WITH CHILDREN THIS WEEKEND by Sharon Rondeau (Mar. 22, 2013) — The Post & Email has been reporting on the case of two parents who have been attempting to reunite with their seven children, who have been in foster homes since the parents’ arrest and jailing in May 2011. […]

Henderson Update: Visits to be Unmonitored pb

Henderson Update:  Visits to be Unmonitored pb

CHANGED, THEN CHANGED AGAIN by Sharon Rondeau (Mar. 15, 2013) — Late on Thursday night, The Post & Email received an email update from Erica Henderson, whose seven children have been in foster care for almost two years despite the parents’ commitment to regaining custody following their false arrest in May 2011. After a TDM […]

Los Angeles DCFS Responds to The Post & Email’s Questions pb

Los Angeles DCFS Responds to The Post & Email’s Questions pb

“THE MOST POSITIVE OUTCOME FOR THE CHILD” by Sharon Rondeau (Mar. 13, 2013) — Earlier today The Post & Email sent a list of questions to Los Angeles DCFS Public Affairs Director Armand Montiel, with whom we have had contact on several other occasions.  Our questions and answers are presented as they were sent and […]

Do DCFS and the Judges Talk? pb

Do DCFS and the Judges Talk? pb

QUESTION ON COORDINATION BETWEEN DCFS AND JUVENILE COURT JUDGES‏ by Sharon Rondeau (Mar. 13, 2013) — The following communication was sent to Mr. Armand Montiel, Public Affairs Director of DCFS in Los Angeles following a reversal of DCFS’s recommendations by Judge Marguerite Downing: Hello, Mr. Montiel, I have several questions which have arisen from my […]

Letter to Presiding Judge Michael Nash, Los Angeles Juvenile Court pb

Letter to Presiding Judge Michael Nash, Los Angeles Juvenile Court pb

WHAT IS JUDGE MARGUERITE DOWNING THINKING? March 9, 2013 Presiding Judge Michael Nash Juvenile Division The Superior Court 201 Centre Plaza Dr., Suite 9 Monterey Park, CA  91754-2158 Dear Judge Nash: RE:  THE HENDERSONS As you know, my newspaper has been following the case of the above-captioned family for the past six months.  I understand […]

Update: Henderson Trial Expected to Conclude on Friday pb

Update:  Henderson Trial Expected to Conclude on Friday pb

IS THIS THE END OR A NEW BEGINNING? by Sharon Rondeau (Mar. 7, 2013) — A trial over whether or not the parents of seven children currently in foster care will lose their parental rights is expected to conclude on Friday at the Edmund C. Edelman Children’s Court in Monterey Park, CA.  The trial, termed […]