Child Protective Services

Texas Mom Allegedly Tried To Kill Hospitalized Son A Houston-area woman charged with attempting to kill her hospitalized 5-month-old son has come under scrutiny in the 2013 death of her toddler daughter in Mississippi.
Woman Breaks Window, Rescues Baby In San Antonio A 9-month-old boy has been treated for dehydration after being rescued from a hot car in San Antonio by a woman who used a tire iron to smash the windshield.
CPS Accuses Mother Of Child Endangerment For Letting Her Son Play Alone OutsideA South Austin woman says she was “humiliated” and wrongfully accused of child endangerment by Child Protective Services, after she let her children play just a short distance from her home. She also accuses CPS of initiating a sexually suggestive line of questioning with her kids.
Texas agency: Dead Girl Kept In Fridge For MonthsChild-welfare officials say a Houston mother kept her 9-year-old daughter's body in a refrigerator for six months after her death.
Babysitter Drops Baby Off At Fire Station After Mom Doesn't Come Back To Get HerA babysitter dropped off a baby girl at a fire station because the child's mother never came back to get her.
2-Year-Old Girl Hospitalized, Blood Alcohol Level Over Twice Legal Driving LimitEast Texas authorities are trying to determine how a 2-year-old girl drank so much liquor that her blood alcohol content reached 0.18 percent.
Police Accused Of Racial Profiling: 'Are You Aware Your Daughter Is With Two Black Men?'Houston Police are being accused of racial profiling after handcuffing and bringing a girl to Child Protective Services who was with her two dance partners -- assuming she was a runaway.
Pasadena Baby Dies After Being Burned With Hot WaterPolice are investigating the death of a Pasadena baby; the infant was reportedly burned with hot water.
Kidnapped Kid From Eight Years Ago Not Ready To See His ParentsChild welfare officials in Texas say a Houston boy found in March after being kidnapped as an infant eight years ago is still not ready to meet his parents.
Dallas Mom Detained After Child Was Injured By KnifeA Dallas woman is in custody after police found her 1-year-old child injured by a knife.
11 Kids Removed From Sex Offender's Home After Several Found Tied To BedsTexas authorities said Tuesday they removed 11 children from a crowded home where a registered sex offender lives after they found eight confined in a small, dark bedroom with restraints tying some to their beds.
Children Can Be Removed For ObesityPhysical abuse or obvious neglect aren't the only signs of poor parenting. Texas law considers obesity as a form of neglect.