Federal Audit Finds More Lapses In Texas Foster Care SystemA federal audit released Tuesday heaped more criticism onto Texas' troubled child welfare system and warned of foster kids potentially put in jeopardy over missed deadlines during abuse and neglect investigations.
Dallas Bus Agency Accused Of Neglect And DisregardParents of a special-needs child contend a driver of their son's school bus got into a crash with a wrong way driver, but no one told the parents.
7-Month-Old Texas Boy Dies In Hot Car; 27th In US This YearA 7-month-old boy died Friday after being left all day in a hot sport utility vehicle in a San Antonio-area Wal-Mart parking lot.
Kids In Hot Cars: Risks And Worries Of Saving ThemIn spite of repeated warnings, parents are still leaving children unattended in hot cars… and experts say it’s just a matter of time before another child dies.
SPCA Seizes 15 Cruelly Treated, Neglected AnimalsThe SPCA of Texas and the Hopkins County Sheriff's Office seized 8 dogs, 5 puppies, 1 quarter horse and 1 pony from an abandoned residence in Como this afternoon.
Former Texas Foster Children Tell Of Frequent Moves, AbuseFormer Texas foster care children described conditions of neglect and sometimes abuse as part of a lawsuit against Texas, prompting a federal judge to declare the system unconstitutionally broken.
Mother Of 2 Children Found In San Antonio Child Abuse CaseSan Antonio authorities report they've located the mother of two of the eight children found unsupervised in a major child abuse case.
Death Of Texas Girl In Refrigerator Ruled HomicideThe death of a 9-year-old Texas girl whose body was left in a refrigerator for six months has been ruled a homicide.
Report: CPS System Failed In Plano 2-Year-Old's CaseIn her short life, two-year-old Grace Ford received the attention of state Child Protective Services (CPS) four times. By the fifth time, she was dead. Now, a new report says a CPS computer system failed.
Mom Leaves Child In Car; Is ChargedA 2-year-old boy was found safe after he was reported missing in Oak Cliff Sunday morning.
Group Seeks Support For Child Protection MeasureA 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.
Mom Leaves Kids Alone, Possibly Overdosed On DrugsA 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.