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Amber Alert Canceled After 3 Children Found In Houston

An Amber Alert is canceled for three missing children after Houston police found them during a traffic stop.

CBS 11–04/25/2015

John Winkler says 2-year-old Adrian's death could have been prevented if his warnings to CPS had been heard.
(credit: John Winkler)

Before Toddler’s Death, Man Says CPS Warnings Ignored

A 22-year-old man has been arrested for the murder of his girlfriend’s toddler, and a neighbor says the death could have been prevented.

04/22/2015

(credit: Deanna Robinson)

Video Appears To Show Hunt Co. Deputy Punching Pregnant Woman

The Hunt County Sheriff says an investigation is underway.

04/06/2015

Justice Hull, 2-month-old, who was drowned allegedly by a 14-year-old who was babysitting her.

Caregiver Asked CPS For Help Weeks Before Baby Drowned

A report detailing the short life of two month old Justice Hull shows the odds were stacked against the newborn from the day she was born.

03/09/2015

Keith Edward Fields and Julia Elizabeth Thacker behind bars in the Keller Jail.(credit: Southlake DPS)

Southlake Police Find Baby, Guns And 55 Marijuana Plants In Bust

Southlake police busted a drug house this week, seizing 55 marijuana plants, 13 firearms, ammunition — and a 10-month-old infant.

01/14/2015

Brianah Blount (credit: Dallas Police Department)

Family Says Kidnapping Suspect Has Child of Her Own

The woman who police said kidnapped two children on Wednesday at a Dallas thrift store has a child of her own.

01/01/2015

(credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Holiday Stress May Increase Risk Of Child Abuse

The joy and happiness most people associate with the holidays doesn’t always ring true for some families.

12/16/2014

(credit: Texas Dept. of Family and Protective Services)

State Welfare Workers Fired After Child’s Death

Three child welfare employees have been fired and additional investigators have been assigned to Travis County after a 2-year-old boy whose questionable care long had been known to authorities was found dead last month in a southeast Austin field

10/02/2014

(credit: Texas Dept. of Family and Protective Services)

Neighbor Calls CPS On Mom For Letting Child Play Outside

A mother in Austin says she is angry, humiliated and dumbstruck that a neighbor called Child Protective Services on her for letting her 6-year-old son play outside.

09/16/2014

Courtesy of Seagoville PD

Tip Leads To Seagoville Preteen Recovery

Seagoville Police found a preteen who has been missing since Friday morning.

09/14/2014

(credit: CBSDFW.COM)

Teen Found Living In Wal-Mart Has A History Of Running Away

A 14-year-old boy set up a home in a 24-hour Wal-Mart store for a couple of days in July.

08/14/2014

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Teenager Made Corsicana Walmart His Home

A 14-year-old made a Corsicana Walmart his home, avoiding detection for four days as the boy scrounged the store for food, drink and clothes.

08/13/2014

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