MCFD Responds to Allegations Against Employee Who Stole Money from Indigenous Youth

Saturday, November 10, 2018
Angela Sterritt
CBC News

The Ministry of Children and Family Development has responded to allegations involving social worker Robert Riley Saunders. Saunders is alleged to have stolen cash from vulnerable Indigenous youth in care. The ministry says it has been investigating allegations against Saunders since December 2017. MCFD says it took steps to ensure the safety of the children, youth, and young adults who may have been affected by Saunders, but it not specify what these actions were.