False reporting of child abuse


    These claims waste tremendous amounts of resources and time that should be used in actual cases of abuse. False allegations destroy peoples lives costing them their families, jobs, savings, and often leading to time in jail not to mention the psychological damage the children suffer from the examinations, interrogations, separation from a parent and the pressure to lie which leads to tremendous guilt and self esteem issues.4 out of 5 cases of child abuse are deemed false not unfounded but false allegations intended to harm and harass. 2.8 million a year commonly used as a method to gain an advantage in child custody disputes.