Mpls. Daycare Center Raid Reveals Widespread Fraud
4 monthes ago - By CBS
MINNEAPOLIS - A raid at a Minneapolis daycare center is revealing a larger issue of fraud with centers in the state.
Agencies closed Baraka Child Care Center Wednesday morning while investigators executed a search warrant. It is one of 10 being investigated for financial misconduct of Minnesota's Child Care Assistance Program.
Nearly 2,400 kids are on the waiting list for the assistance program, which helps low-income families pay for childcare. Daycares are given money per child.
“There's been these totally fraudulent operators stealing money, and so high time, and they should crack down...
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