Local CPS child abuse statistics April 07, 2021 - 00:00 Posted in: Viewpoints In April, Child Protective Services (CPS) is joining with local governments, community groups, service organizations, and other partners to put the spotlight on preventing, recognizing, and reporting child abuse. Last year, CPS investigated nearly 185,000 allegations of child abuse or neglect in Texas. Statewide 68,461 children and teens were victims of ...PLEASE LOG IN FOR PREMIUM CONTENT. Our website requires visitors to log in to view the best local news. Not yet a subscriber? Subscribe today!