Man and woman charged with neglect of children

A man and woman have been charged over the neglect of three children in Sydney’s south west.

Police say around 6.00pm last night, officers attended a home to check on the welfare of a teenage girl.

When they arrived at the home, they were greeted by a man, woman, teenage girl and two children in the front yard.


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Police then entered the home and were confronted by the horrendous living conditions the children were exposed to.

The family were escorted to Liverpool Police Station while officers phoned the Department of Family and Community Services.

The man and woman have both been charged with neglect child or young person in his/her care.