Social Services
DCFS employee fired over foster children's claims of sexual behavior

A longtime employee of the Los Angeles County Department of Children and Family Services has been fired after an internal affairs investigation concluded that he sexually propositioned foster children under his care. James Green, a 17-year veteran of the agency who strongly denies the charge, was assigned to supervise children staying overnight in a converted conference room because the county had no available foster homes. The department alleges that during the early morning of March 13, 2012, he sexually propositioned girls, and "smacked" and kicked them during "horseplay." ------------ FOR THE RECORD: Employee fired: In the May 10 LATExtra section, the headline...