NYC Will Install 21,000 More Door Alarms In Schools To Stop Kids From Wandering Out
"As the parent of an autistic child, one of the scariest thing you can do is intrust the safety of your child to the city of New York. We do this every day, and we hope for the best."
Updated: Jun 4, 2015 6:35 PM
NYPD Searching For Autistic Brooklyn Teen Who Never Came Home From School
"He doesn't know how to ride the trains," his mother said. "If he's on the train I don't know what could be happening to him."
Updated: May 18, 2014 11:27 AM
New Avonte Oquendo Report Says Mother Told Teacher "He Likes To Run"
The news paints a harrowing portrait of innocent, bureaucratic missteps and lack of communication, all of which resulted in the heartbreaking death of Vanessa Fontaine's 14-year-old son.
Updated: Mar 28, 2014 11:40 AM
Clothing On Human Remains Appear To Match Avonte Oquendo's
The boy may have been frightened by a dog and fell into the East River.
Updated: Jan 18, 2014 11:26 AM
Update: Boy Photographed On Subway Is NOT Avonte Oquendo
The boy in the photograph went to a police station with his mother.
Updated: Oct 31, 2013 8:01 PM
Infrared Cameras Now Used In Search For Avonte Oquendo, The Missing Autistic Boy
Avonte has been missing since October 4.
Updated: Oct 18, 2013 4:58 PM
[UPDATE] In Reversal, NYPD Now Says Mute Autistic Boy NOT Found, Still Missing
He has run away three times and was found on the subway tracks each time.
Updated: Oct 8, 2013 5:29 PM
NYPD Searches For Missing Mute Autistic Boy
The boy cannot verbally communicate.
Updated: Oct 8, 2013 12:18 AM
Missing Autistic Bronx Boy Found After He Wandered Subways For 3 Days
His family posted flyers, and some people remembered seeing Ross on the subway, but didn't realize he was missing until seeing media reports later.
Updated: Apr 28, 2012 1:36 PM
Cops Have Cuffed 7-Year-Old Special Needs Kids Before
Joseph Anderson reenacts his perp walk for CBS. One Bronx mom
Updated: Apr 23, 2011 3:05 PM
Parents Claim Autistic Son Sodomized By Older Classmate
The parents of a 6-year-old autistic boy enrolled at PS 168
Updated: Feb 1, 2011 12:33 PM
Mother, Son Found Dead, Murder-Suicide Suspected
Yesterday, a Bronx mother and her 12-year-old autistic son were found
Updated: Jul 29, 2010 11:27 AM
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