CPS Allegations

Every day, in Riverside and San Bernardino County various types of Child Protective Services cases are filed in the Juvenile Court. Reasons for filing can be as basic as failure to protect or general abuse.

The following list outlines the most common allegations or reasons CPS files a case :

  • General Child Abuse/Neglect
  • Illegal Drug Use/Excessive alcohol use in home
  • Prescription drug use by pregnant mother
  • Fractured Femurs or Ribs
  • Contusions to children
  • Severe emotional trauma to child
  • Positive drug tests in newborn
  • Shaken Baby Syndrome
  • Fatal Injuries
  • Domestic Violence in hone
  • Failure to Protect
  • Uninhabitable Residence
  • Child uncleanliness
  • Child not fed or clothed properly
  • Sexual Abuse

Any of these allegations may provoke the Social Worker assigned to cause the removal of children from the home. If the child is unborn and allegations of abuse occur to siblings in the home, the newborn child may be taken directly from hospital upon hospital release. Contact our Riverside family law attorney can provide assistance with allegations against you.

Our Riverside family lawyer can discuss your case!

Generally speaking, the best time to talk to our lawyers is as soon as a case has been filed against you. Our office works to obtain evidence necessary to represent clients in alleged abuse CPS Defense cases. Our mission is to bring the children to their home and reunite. Our attorneys can discuss your options and provide you one on one legal advice.

When facing a Child Protective Services matter, call our office to discuss. Hire the attorney people want in their court.