REFERRAL OF STUDENTS TO OTHER AGENCIES
School employees having knowledge of or reasonable cause to suspect that a child is abused or neglected will report the circumstances to the Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services or a local law enforcement agency according to the child abuse reporting procedures of Policy 403.02.
In the case of a suspected violation of law, any questioning and apprehension of students by law enforcement authorities will be conducted according to Policy 504.17.
Legal Reference: Neb. Statute 28-711
Cross Reference: 403.02 Child Abuse Reporting
504.17 Questioning of Students by Outside Agencies
Policy COLUMBUS PUBLIC SCHOOLS
Adopted: 9/11/06 Columbus, Nebraska