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DPD & CPS Investigating 8 Children Left Alone

Dallas police and Child Protective Services (CPS) are both investigating a case involving eight underage children being left alone.

CBSDFW.COM–04/29/2013

April Chavunne Brown (credit: Tarrant County District Attorney's Office)

Mom Sentenced For Brutally Beating Daughter

A jury in Tarrant County on Thursday took about two hours to convict a mother of beating one of her kids, leaving the 6-year-old child blind and developmentally disabled.

04/12/2013

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Daycare Leaves Child Strapped In Van For Seven Hours

When Stephanie Barber showed up at Little Servant Christian Academy on Wednesday to pick up her four-year-old daughter, no one knew where to find the little girl.

CBS 11–04/04/2013

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North Texas Police Investigate Death Of 4-Year-Old

Police are investigating the death of a 4-year-old boy in Cleburne.

CBSDFW.COM–03/27/2013

The shadows of children playing are cast on a brick wall. (credit: Christopher Furlong/Getty Images)

Group Seeks Support For Child Protection Measure

A Dallas-based organization is headed to Austin hoping to garner state lawmaker support for a measure meant to reduce child abuse and neglect among Texas’ poor.

CBSDFW.COM–03/14/2013

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State Investigating Gladney Following Russian Adoption Death

A Fort Worth adoption agency is now part of a story that’s gained international attention. The story centers around the death of 3-year old Max Shatto, a Russian boy who died last month after he was adopted by a West Texas family.

02/26/2013

Richland Hills police chargrf Brent Troy Bartel with Aggravated Assault with a Deadly Weapon for allegedly carving a pentagram on the back of his 6-year-old son. (credit: Richland Hills Police Dept.)

North Texas Dad Indicted For Carving Pentagram On Son

The North Texas father, who late last year admitted during an emergency call that he had carved a pentagram symbol on the back of his 6-year-old son, has been indicted by a grand jury.

CBSDFW.COM–02/25/2013

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Police Find 18-Month-Old Boy Alone, Locked Inside Home

Two Decatur children are in foster care after their parents were accused of leaving an 18-month-old boy locked inside a house by himself for eight hours.

01/23/2013

Richland Hills police chargrf Brent Troy Bartel with Aggravated Assault with a Deadly Weapon for allegedly carving a pentagram on the back of his 6-year-old son. (credit: Richland Hills Police Dept.)

PD: Father Carved Pentagram On 6-Year-Old Son’s Back

A North Texas father is in police custody, accused of carving a pentagram symbol on the back of his 6-year-old son.

CBSDFW.COM–12/12/2012

Savannah Hurley

Amber Alert Cancelled, 11 Year Old Found Safe Near Houston

The 11-year old girl who was the focus of an Amber Alert issued in North Texas, has been found safe in Trinity County, which is near the Houston area.

11/20/2012

Savannah Hurley

Missing Trinity County Girl Found Safe Near Home

An Amber Alert was issued Tuesday for a an 11-year-old southeast Texas girl that authorities believe could now be in North Texas.

11/20/2012

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Investigators Find Parents Of Infant Left Outside A Dallas Hospital

Information in a note left with an infant who was abandoned outside a Dallas hospital has led investigators to the baby boy’s parents.

11/13/2012

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