CPI 3.8 Abuse/Neglect Investigations - Alleged and Confirmed Victims By County FY2010-FY2019

data.texas.gov | Last Updated 26 Jun 2020

This chart counts victims in completed investigations. Completed investigations only include those cases conducted as a traditional investigation that were not administratively closed or merged into another stage. An investigation can only be administratively closed if all allegations have a disposition of administrative closure. A completed investigation can include more than one alleged victim. Completed investigations do not include any Alternative Response stages. A confirmed victim on a completed investigation is a child who is a victim on at least one allegation with a disposition of reason to believe. An unconfirmed victim on a completed investigation is a child who was an alleged victim on at least one allegation with a disposition of unable to complete, unable to determine or ruled out. A description of Alternative Response and how it differs from a traditional investigation and the definitions of the different dispositions in a traditional investigation are in the glossary. Visit dfps.state.tx.us for information on CPS Abuse/Neglect Investigations and all DFPS programs.

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This dataset has the following 5 columns:

Column NameAPI Column NameData TypeSample Values
Fiscal Yearfiscal_yeartext
Countycountytext
Regionregiontext
Confirmed Victimsconfirmed_victimstext
Victimsvictimsnumber