Texas’ Foster Care Capacity Crisis Puts Hundreds Of Children At 'Unreasonable Risk Of Serious Harm', Report SaysEvery night, hundreds of Texas children in Child Protective Services custody are forced to sleep in offices, motels, and other make-shift government shelters.
Child Protective Services Investigating After Haltom City Police Find 1-Year-Old Alone In Street At NightChild Protective Services is investigating after Haltom City police found a 1-year-old boy alone, wearing only a diaper just after 8 p.m. on Sept. 27.
North Texas Child Predator Sentenced To 60 Years In Prison Without ParoleJoel Thomas Dies, 36, sexually abused the victim over the course of four years starting when the child was 5 years old, the Collin County DA's Office said.
North Texas Boys, Ages 5 And 7, Fend For Themselves For Days After Their Mom Collapses & Dies At HomeTeachers in one North Texas school district are being praised for sending police to the home of two students after they'd missed class for several days. Officers arrived to find their mother dead and the 5 and 7-year-old boys fending for themselves.
Duncanville Police Officer Saves Infant From Locked, Hot CarThe officer shattered the vehicle window and got the infant out of the vehicle and into the air-conditioned patrol vehicle until paramedics arrived.
2-Year-Old Found Walking Alone Along SH-121 In GrapevineA 2-year-old was found walking alone along SH-121 in Grapevine at around 4:30 a.m. Friday and police are now investigating with Child Protective Services.
Man Shot, Killed During Domestic Disturbance In Little ElmPolice said the 30-year-old victim's wife told investigators she and her husband had gotten into a violent confrontation.
Dallas Parents Charged After 3-Week-Old Baby Found Dead Inside CoolerPolice discovered the body of a newborn inside a cooler at a Dallas motel, now the baby's parents are facing charges.
Grand Prairie Police Investigating 'Non-Accidental' Infant DeathPolice in Grand Prairie are investigating what they are calling the non-accidental death of a baby.
More Texas Children Now Leaving Foster Care Than Entering; Adoptions Hit Record NumberThe number of children leaving foster care outnumbered the number entering care by more than 1,700 children, a trend the state hopes will continue.
5 Children Shot In North Texas Over The Weekend In 4 Separate CasesCBS 11 has learned a fifth child in North Texas was shot this weekend in four separate shooting cases, that included the death of a 4-year-old boy in Fort Worth.
Fort Worth Child In Critical Condition After Being Shot In HeadPolice said the child's mother and father were the only adults in the home at the time. There were two twin children, 2 years old, also in the home.
911 Call From Father Of Abused, Neglected Wise County Children ReleasedThe Wise County Sheriff's Department released a 911 call from the father that led to the discovery of the children and the arrest of the parents.
North Texas Sexual Predator Who Got 11-Year-Old Girl Pregnant Sentenced To 60 Years, No ParolePlano Police obtained DNA samples of the baby. After analysis, DNA results confirmed Roli Lopez-Sanchez, 37, as the father of the victim’s baby.
Trial Of Texas Man Accused Of Killing 4-Year-Old Over Fruit Juice ContinuesTestimony continues in the trial of a man accused of beating his girlfriend's daughter to death -- because the child drank her brother's fruit juice.