Jesse Miller Smoked Some Spice, and as He Put It, "Beat the Sh*t Outta" His Baby Daughter
In Phoenix Arizona on Oct 16, 2012 Jess Miller severally abused his child. The report states that Miller was watching the child and it was only the two of them in the house. He left the little girl in front of the TV while he went to the bathroom to smoke spice. Miller came back and sat on the couch and suddenly he was not longer in a set state of mind. He said, “He went to hell”. Before he had realized what he had done she was already beaten pretty badly. Miller called 911 and the baby’s mother and told them what had happen. The results from the beating was a bruised face, swollen of the mouth and had to be take into ICU because of the bleeding on her brain. Miller confessed the police what had happen and now has a bond of $45,000.
Children are protected from the many policies according the act occurred in. States receive majority of their funding for programs from the Child Abuse Prevention and Treatment Act. This act federal spending to states that prevention, assessment, investigation, prosecution, and treatment activities and also provides grants to public agencies and nonprofit organizations for demonstration programs and projects. Therefore there are amendments that state that the government has to provide funding for the states to help protect the kids. Then each state has many organizations that are funded for child abuse such as DSS. I feel there is a lack of policies for child abuse and because of that more children are being abused.
This article was more focused on Miller than the state of the child. A Social Worker will need to step in and look more into it such as the background of the home and records of the father. The bond is only set to $45,000 therefore it is easily able to be paid and the child needs protection from her father. As a social worker the protection of the child is your main focus. Therefore they would need to talk to the mother about...