Whidbey Island daycare teacher arrested for assault

OAK HARBOR, Wash. — Oak Harbor Police arrested and jailed former day care teacher for assault. Newly released court documents detail allegations ag...

May 14, 2022
4:04 AM

OAK HARBOR, Wash. — Oak Harbor Police arrested and jailed former day care teacher for assault. Newly released court documents detail allegations against former day care instructor, Darlene Hoffman.Videos circulating on social media show Hoffman spanking and handling children roughly. These videos, captured by another teacher inside The Children's Academy on Southwest Fort Nugent Avenue, are now at the center of a Oak Harbor Police Department investigation.KIRO 7′s Lauren Donovan obtained 21 pages of police documents full of testimony from outraged parents and teachers.