Child protection chiefs in the Highlands were facing questions last night over why a report into the neglect and tragic death of a toddler was kept under wraps for a year.
Tragic toddler Clyde Campbell was neglected for months before his death after police, social workers and Named Persons all “missed” various opportunities to protect him.
John Swinney has admitted that high-profile cases in the Highlands show that the controversial Named Person scheme stops working if abusers simply opt out.
The mother of a toddler who died as she spent the night with her new boyfriend broke down yesterday as she was jailed for child neglect.
THE SNP has claimed the tragic Clyde Campbell neglect case underlines the need for its controversial Named Person scheme.
A toddler died while his mother worked a shift in a nightclub - and then spent the night with her new boyfriend.
The mother of a toddler who was found dead at a house in the Highlands has been accused of neglecting and ill-treating him from birth.
The mother of a two-year-old boy found dead at his Highland home has been charged with child neglect.