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.
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.
Russian authorities have blamed “inhuman treatment” for the death of a 3-year-old boy adopted by an American family, but Texas officials say they are still investigating claims that the child was abused before his death.
Police are investigating why a special needs baby was left alone in a Highland Park 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.
A child was found abandoned at a motel early Wednesday morning in Dallas. A witness called police after seeing the toddler running around unsupervised on a second floor breezeway.
A North Texas father is in police custody, accused of carving a pentagram symbol on the back of his 6-year-old son.
Texas lawmakers are expected to hear testimony on the redesign of the state’s foster care system.
A 27-year old Weatherford mother is in jail, charged with child endangerment. According to deputies, Jennifer Marie Chron left her small children alone, in squalid conditions, with at least one bottle of open prescription medication out in the open.
North Texas mother Gina Delynn Murasky and three other adults have been indicted by a Parker County grand jury for allegedly injuring the woman’s special needs son.
The lawsuit was filed 2011 on behalf of nine Texas children.
With a neighbor jailed facing charges of sexually assaulting a child, Cedar Hill parents say they aren’t just curious — they are deeply concerned.