The Grand Jury issued a presentment recommending criminal charges against Danieal's parents and against employees of DHS and the private agency. The recommendations include the charge of murder against Andrea Kelly, the mother, and endangering the welfare of children against Daniel Kelly, Danieal's father. Two DHS social workers, Dana Poindexter and Laura Sommerer, are charged with endangering the welfare of children and recklessly endangering another person. Mickal Kamuvaka, who directed the private agency, MultiEthnic Behavioral Health, and one of the agency's employees, Julius Murray, are charged with involuntary manslaughter, endangering the welfare of children, forgery, and other related offenses. Poindexter, Kamuvaka, and three friends of Andrea Kelly are also charged with perjury.
The Presentment and the Grand Jury Report are available below:
The Grand Jury also issued a Report of its findings and recommendations for legislative action. The Grand Jury found that Danieal's death was easily preventable. It identified serious problems at DHS and called for increased accountability and transparency at the agency.
Investigation of Sexual Abuse by Clergy II
Investigation of Women's Medical Society
Investigation of Gun Trafficking and Theft by City Workers
Investigation of Use of Force in Videotaped Arrest
Investigation into Government Fraud
Investigation of Fraudulent Property Transfer
Investigation of Theft from Archbishop Ryan High School
Investigation of Insurance Fraud Scheme
Investigation of Theft of Body Parts