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Absolutely agree!! Texas CPS is really a front for legalized human trafficking!!
There are so many cases of children dying and being abused in foster care which should NEVER happen!
We cant find lawyers fast enough or willing enough to go against their city county colleaguesw. My childrens case is based upon a documentedly fraudulant call. You have to get a law degree in 72 hrs guilty or innocent or they are placed. Even when they are taken without warrant or charge. Were spending our parental lives teaching 'stranger danger" and they re ripping healthy honor students from decent homes and committed parents. When we do find alawyer we can afford they are reticent to go against their city county colleagues . all the while your searching your wondering who's pulling my babies pants down or helping with baths and toiletries or are they drinking in front of my sober teen? Then cys tries saying you appear to have mental problems..so you have another low blow. It is a parents worst nightmare and more traumatic than any loving child can handle - enter psychotropic drugs and a mental health disability stigma for life in previously healthy taught to be drug free or min children. It's a travesty of justice going on here and we the parents and grandparents are not going to take it anymore.
CPS Weatherford / FT Worth,Texas WAY OVERSTEPS!
PEOPLE IN WEATHERFORD TEXAS ARE THE WORST KIND IF THEY THINK YOUR KIDS ARE TOO LOUD THEY WILL CALL CPS AND TELL LIES!! CPS JUMPS AND TAKES KIDS BEFORE ANY TRUTH CAN BE TOLD! KIDS ARE SUFFERING AND BEING TAKEN FROM THEIR PARENTS BECAUSE A NEIGHBOR DOES NOT LIKE KIDS! THIS IS CONSTANTLY BEING DONE ALL AROUND WEATHERFORD, TX. THERE SHOULD BE SOMETHING BE DONE TO THESE PEOPLE WHO MAKE FALSE ACCUSATIONS AND RUIN PEOPLES LIVES!! CPS IS GREEDY AND ONLY CARES ABOUT THE MONEY THEY RECEIVE FOR TAKING KIDS OUT OF THEIR HOMES! THIS SHOULD BE OUTLAWED!! MY GRANDKIDS WERE TAKEN AND GIVEN TO OTHER RELATIVES WHO ARE JUST WANTING THEM SO THEY CAN GET MONEY FROM THE GOVERNMENT! CPS WOULD NOT LET ME HAVE MY GRANDKIDS AND WOULD NOT CALL ME BACK AND TELL ME WHY! I COOPERATED TO THE FULL EXTENT! I CALLED MY DAUGHTER AND SHE SAID THEY WILL NOT LET ME HAVE THEM BECAUSE I ADMITTED TO DOING DRUGS! I AM DEVASTATED THAT THIS LADY HAS LIED ON ME! I WANTED TO CALL HER BACK AND TELL HER OFF BUT MY DAUGHTER SAID THAT WOULD MAKE THINGS WORSE FOR HER. I CANNOT EVEN TAKE UP FOR MYSELF! THEY ARE ON A POWER TRIP. NO ONE SHOULD HAVE THIS MUCH POWER OVER PEOPLE! CPS ARE TRULY BULLIES IN OUR SOCIETY NOW! I AM NOT AND NEVER HAVE BEEN A DRUG USER I DO NOT EVEN TAKE PRESCRIPTION DRUGS, I AM HARDLY EVER SICK! I HAVE NEVER BEEN IN TROUBLE NOT A FELON I WORK EVERYDAY AND PAY MY BILLS!! I GAVE HER MY DL# SS# EVERYTHING ABOUT ME I HAVE NOTHING TO HIDE MY MISTAKE IS ASKING WHO GETS MY SS# AND WHAT DO THEY DO WITH IT I THOUGHT IT WAS A LEGIT QUESTION SHE COPPED AN ATTITUDE AND SAID SHE WOULD CALL ME BACK. I HAVE NEVER DEALT WITH CPS BEFORE AND IF I WOULD HAVE KNOWN HOW THEY ARE I WOULD HAVE NEVER ASKED ABOUT THE SS#. NEVER GOT A CALL BACK FORM CPS TO GO PICK UP MY GRANDKIDS! I WOULD LIKE TO PRESS CHARGES AGAINST THIS PERSON FOR TELLING MY DAUGHTER THAT I ADMITTED TO USING DRUGS! MY DAUGHTER KNEW IT WAS A LIE BUT COULD NOT SAY ANYTHING BECAUSE SHE IS AT THEIR MERCY. PEOPLE CANNOT EVEN TAKE UP FOR THEMSELVES OR THEY WILL SAY YOU DO NOT COOPERATE AND SO YOU DO NOT GET THE KIDS! DO NOT SAY A WORD TO DEFEND YOURSELF OR THEY WILL MAKE SURE YOU DO NOT GET THE KIDS!! THEY BELIEVE ALL FALSE ACCUSATIONS AND DO NOT BELIEVE THE TRUTH! IT IS ALL ABOUT THE MONEY! I DO NOT KNOW HOW THEY SLEEP AT NIGHT! I BELIEVE WHAT GOES AROUND COMES BACK AROUND AND IT WILL BE DONE LEGALLY. I JUST WISH I KNEW HOW I CAN LEGALLY GET THESE THINGS ABOUT ME OFF OF CPS SYSTEM! CPS NEEDS TO BE INVESTIGATED, AUDITED AND REIGNED IN IMMEDIATELY! I HATE THAT MY TAXES GOES TO THESE OUTLAWS! THE KIDS THAT REALLY NEED HELP NEVER GET IT! CPS JUST LETS THOSE DRUG ADDICTS WITH NO JOB KEEP THEIR KIDS BUT SOMEONE WHO IS TRYING TO KEEP THINGS GOING AND HAS A JOB GETS THEIR KIDS TAKEN AND GIVEN TO WHOEVER WILL KISS THEIR XXX!! WHY DO THEY KEEP GETTING AWAY WITH THESE THINGS!! HOW CAN I PRESS CHARGES AGAINST CPS FOR LYING AND GETTING MY PERSONAL INFORMATION AND NOT GIVING ME MY GRANDKIDS! TH
CPS PROFILES PEOPLE, RUINING LIVES OF MANY FAMILIES, WHO ARE ONLY TRYING TO MAKE A LIVING FOR THEIR CHILDREN THE WAY THEY CAN ,MOST KIDS WHO REALLY NEED CPS TO RESCUE THEM NEVER GET RESCUED AND EITHER END UP DEAD OR THE ONES SEEN COMMITING CRIMES, OR ON DRUGS. IM FROM A SMALL GERMAN TOWN WHERE EVERYBODY WHO WORKS FOR COMAL COUNTY BACK EACH OTHER UP ;RIGHT OR WRONG.PRETTY SURE IF YOU ASK ATTORNEYS FROM SURROUNDING AREAS TO FIGHT A CASE IN COMAL COUNTY they WILL TELL YOU THE SAME.
I have personally seen 3 different CPS case's where caseworkers lie under oath, hide information, and do nothing about situations that they are really suppose to do something about.
So my hell began on 8/5/14 - 9/26/14. My 14 year old daughter was scheduled to spend 2 weeks in the summer with her father. Now after my ex an I spoke he informed me that she would be home around 6 pm. Now while
at her fathers my grandma who had been ill had a turn for the worst, I then called my daughter to ask if she wanted to come an see grandma before she passes. She said talking to her is what she wanted to do. now unknown to anyone on our side of the family that on 8/12/14 my ex went into court and filled a restraining order against me from having any contact with my daughter an himself. Now mind you I didnt find out about this order until 8/17/14 when trying to find out why my daugnter wasnt dropped off at our scheduled time. Now on 8/13/14 at about 12:15pm my grandma passed away. The one person who my ex would never challenge, she was my protector and guardian angel. Since I was unable to reach my daughter that day, I called my ex's mother and informed her an asked if she could please have my daughter call me that evening. Which my daughter called me we talked for about 20 min. or so. We then again spoke with her on 8/15/14 and 8/17/14 in the am. Now I had to work from 5-11:30 pm on the 17th. When it was 7 pm I was sent on my 1/2 Hour break, when I called home I was informed by my husdand that she wasnt home. So I then left a msg and text msg for my daughter to contact me. I then tried contacting my ex'.s mother to see if she had a good working number for my ex. Strange that after 5+ years I finally was given a valid an working phone, now this is the only reason why my daughter had a cellphone was the fact that my ex an his girlfriend never had a constant working number. Multiple pay as you go phone. Once I got through to my ex, he proceeded to inform me that there was a retraining Order for me that states im not allowed to have any contact with my child or himself. I was given the case number and location. An my ex was nice enough to tell me that " I will never see my daughter again"
I felt like I was having a panic attack. Fear swept through my whole body. At that moment my boss allowed me to leave so I could try to unravel this. Once home I asked my mom to contact my daughter. Upon her contacting my daughter my mom recieved a text msg from my daughter saying, "per my attorney I am not to speak with you." let me tell you this was a shock and totally unexpected. So I called around 9:30 pm the non emergency number for the police. Now once the officer contacted me...not once did he find any restraing orders against me. So after speaking with the officer. I then called about 5 attorneys an left msgs. Now by the next day I was so stressed about my daughter an I found out that I was asked to help plan the memorial for my grandma. So I then started calling family law attorneys an get some advice as to what I need to do. One attorney suggested that I go to the court house an print a copy of what has been filed. Talk about not knowing wh
CPS does need to be reformed! They should operate to benefit and support parents and children...rather than harm and undermine them.
CPS should be abolished!
so many children are taken from supposedly abusive homes that are not and placed into homes that are
The ad-litem for my daughter was just sentenced to death, for killing the judge, his wife and the da.. He made my daughter believe she was molested! ! Help stop CPS!!!
THESE WORKERS WHO R LYING N ON POWER TRIPS THEY TEAR FAMILIES APART LEAVING THEM W MORE PROBLEMS THEN EVER..WTF.
I have had my children taken over hearsay.... now today got petition to terminate my rights. Michigan cps is a joke and needs to actually worry about kids that are being abused and neglected which mine were not.... they need rmto make it to where there has to be actual abuse or neglect proof....
Grand Traverse County needs to be Investigated
Walker county Georgia dfch came across stateline into Chattanooga Tennessee, and kidnapped my two week old grandson. Need help fighting to.get our little man home!!
In sept 2013 there was a "report of substance abuse alligations" and although i passed a hair and urine drug screen showed them my home, in dec 2013 they took my (then 1 year old) son into "protective" services. He is now 2 ive been fighting ever since, everytime i get what they want done they add on another recomendation. I live in FLorida and im fighting South Georgia I am a single mother of 3 children and they know i have my daughters full time but only got my son....i cant make any sense of this....i honestly think it has come down to the $ being made off this...My son is mixed (black/white) and my daughter are not (white non hispanic) i feel it has come down to a racial thing and twice now ive been denied custody back because the case worker Candice Yarbrough Monroe County (forsythe GA) failed to submit information/paperwork. Something has GOT to get done these people GOT to get exposed!!!!!!
A child is a gift from God..The ENTIRE SYSTEM seems to have forgotten that "What is In The Best Interests Of The Child". Instead, it appears that THEY have developed a NEW LOVE and that is the love of MONEY-the GREEN STUFF. It appears to line their pockets quite well,makes them turn their heads when needed, lose important paperwork at the last minute,and/or create or add false statements to LEGAL court documents, sometimes at the last minute( some refer to this as a blindside ).
if you really care about these poor kids please investigate RIVERSIDE COUNTY, CA take kids that aren't abused and won't help kids who are abused
Cps and fosters should not be able to cover up or withhold information about the children from their parents our the court.
Nore should they be able to manipulate the child or with hold child's testimony.
All cps csame services should be designed individually not the same
They need to stop taking children for no reason and keep children out of danger who's life is really at risk .
They persecute and jail the lawyers and judges who try to blow the whistle on the criminal activity of the CPS. They murdered Senator Nancy Schaefer when she tried to do something. The problem must run much deeper than CPS. I'm praying hard that there is a way for change to come about. KNOW YOUR RIGHTS. Look up "10 things you must do if CPS comes to your door."
These people aren't state regulated. Its a sick game. 9th st riverside county california. County farm road, riverside California. And the same lady from my childhood, old and still lying.
Damaged by the system over one decade ago. Still mourning my tragic loss.

FACT: If you commit a crime, you get a jury of twelve. If CPS decides to rip your precious children away from you, and judge you unfairly, there's no jury. Does that make sense?Secrecy + Money = Corruption. How could the government create the laws from 1997 which gives money to CPS for EACH child they adopt out, and not think that unscrupulous people would not see dollar signs? Shine the light on CPS, bring their dealings out of the darkness. By the way, I think that this evil goes much deeper than CPS, follow the money.
Blount county dhr is a joke.They treat people like they are nothing.
Stop the corruption!! Help bring my baby back home!! My case my didn't have yo go ad far as it did. I want my Anthony. He's my personal property he came from me!! I want him more than my own breath. Please.....
Stop the corruption!! Use tax dollars on the teal deals. Get a life!!!
This system needs reformed in so many ways. This is such a broken system and it is the children who are paying for it all! Absolute Injustice to Innocent Children.
My kids have been taken and stripped of my fatherly right to parent them based on lies, half-truths and false allegations. The system has used my military experience against. I have never abused my kids in any shape or form. Yet, the mother has abused my kids many times with evidence to prove it with her known drug use and physical abuse and she continues to be allowed to have the kids. I have stood up for my kids safety and wellbeing and have been told I have no right to do so. Based on of opinion of cps caseworker is what this system has based their judgement on. This worker has even stated he has never liked me from the start. There is no equality within this system and we need to stand up against the tyranny. The intire system needs to be reformed and those who have been part of the system need to be held accountable for their actions.
my kids were taken away cause of a cluttered house told to clean it and we did they still took them put In foster care just read my file lot so of lies and they have no proof of their allegations mostly heresay I love my kids and want them back did not get a chance to go with family members
family ripped apart by cps lots of lies no proof
united as one divided by none
my family was ripped apart by cps cooperstion.the saddezt part no.proof of any abuseon.kids.cps still adopted them out. .just for there money for there cooperation..
CPS lied in court documents against my family. We have been torn apart by a worker who lies and has hurt our children terribly. The attorney's they have appointed have lied. This abuse has to stop.
Please fix our system. Children are being kidnapped and killed at the hands of CPS! These are peoples lives! They are not just numbers and cases! This terrorism has to be stopped!
Please fix our system. Children are being kidnapped and killed at the hands of CPS! These are peoples lives! They are not just numbers and cases! This terrorism has to be stopped!
I have been fighting with dss to get my kids back. Case has been open since September. Kids were taken in October , they are with family. The safety order ended Jan. 9 and they say that doesn't count. I thought they had no more than 90 days to prove there case or drop it. Now they have my kids on meds. to calm them down that I don't approve of. I have had 2 different case workers and they are giving us the run around. Trying to get money up for a lawyer but im low income and can afford one. I have tried the free lawyer system in sc but the ay until kids are taken for good they cant help me. I don't know where to turn and I am due anytime now and they are trying to take this one to. They say I neglected and abused my kids but yet they have no proof. How can they do this. My kids don't even know what to say to me since they have been coaching them my 6 year old just says I love you mama and that's it he is scard to talk. My 4 year old they keep telling him his daddy is dead and the my soon to be husband isn't his daddy. Why would you tell a 4 year old something like that. Not sure where to turn. Need help. I have called dss in Columbia and they keep telling me I have to talk to the workers in my county I try to get somewhere but am getting now where. HELP!!!!!
When my daughter was two months old I took her to the hospital she was born at because her pediatrician told me "never be afraid to take her to the ER if we can't see her in our office" From birth my daughter had a swollen lymph node on the side of her naturally lumpy head, and it appeared to me that she might have one on the other side, her primary clinic had no appointments available for that day. Upon taking her into the ER she was examined by 2 nursed and 1 Doctor, given an MRI and the diagnosis was that she was fine. The medical social worker for the hospital came in and advised me that because of the age of my daughter she is mandated to call Child Protective Services to "interview" me. This was a Friday that I spent all morning and afternoon with my child at the hospital. The CPS worker arrived at the hospital around 5:00 p.m. and asked a few questions about my daughter and why I'd come to the ER. I answered honestly, and that took all of 5 minutes. For the remainder of 110 minutes I was then questioned about my own childhood (I was in their CPS system) referencing my Mother and Grandmother by name, and probing me about my adolescent depression. She even went so far as to point her pen at scars on my arms that are well over 15 years old and ask "How old are these?" I cooperated fully. The CPS worker then said she needed to take a picture of "the bruise" on my daughters head. There was no bruise, even the Doctor that previously examined her came in to try and find this mysterious "bruise" but the worker insisted and a picture of my daughters head was taken, The social worker spoke to her Supervisor and based on completely false, 100% erroneous information, a warrant was issued hastily by a judge that was already on his way out for his weekend. That social worker was apparently done with her shift and left once I was told that they were going to remove my child. Just like any mother, I am very attached to my child. She had never had so much as a diaper rash. Because of being raised in a highly disfunctional home rampant with all things negative, I may have been overly careful which was the whole reason for the visit to the ER in the first place, but I thought better safe than sorry. The on-call social worker reviewed the information he was given and spoke with me about the events of the day at the hospital. He examined my child, and had another Doctor (that's 3 Doctors total) examine her again, confirming yet again that there was no cause for the warrant. The worker told me that he'd been in this line of work for many years and he was going to try to reverse the warrant. Unfortunately, after 6:00 p.m. on a Friday there was nothing that could be done. That social worker sat there and cried with me saying that in all his years, he'd had some questiontionable removals, but this was the first time he did not want to take the child from it's home. I was forced to hand my child over to someone I didn't know for absolutely no reason whatsoever. I
Make CPS worker And her Supervisor held accountable for Knowingly providing FALSE documents without Proof to the court.
Also Make them personally Accountable especially if the Father juat wants to Be A Good daddy and wasn't ALLOWED that from the people CPS is getting the lies from.
The list of 13 items that are NOT currently being done, needs to be implemented right away! IF they were there would be MORE success in stopping true abuse. ANYONE...you, me, your neighbor that does not like you, a teacher that you don't agree with, a family member that does not like parenting style, etc...can make an allegation against you and there you go, you have a record with DSS/CPS that will be there forever! Further more, if you are not familiar with your constitutional rights, you better get familiar with them because these agencies are abusing these rights and taking them from families every day! Please sign so the "powers that be" know we know what are rights are, know what is being done currently and that we are DEMANDING change!

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