Case Number: 2021-000173


Baby boy client was exposed in utero to illicit substances. Parents left Nevada to avoid CPS involvement when it was time to deliver the client. However, Arizona CPS got involved when the mother and baby tested positive for meth at the hospital. The mother has an open case involving drugs and lack of resources for her 10 year old son.  Next hearing is a Review Hearing on 5/5/2021 at 2:00 pm in Courtroom 10.

Case Number: 2020-022677


5 year old girl and new born baby boy came into DFS care on December 18, 2020 due to allegations of substance expose infant regarding baby boy by his mom. Mother arrived at Southern Hills Hospital via ambulance, she then gave birth to a baby boy via C-section. Mother’s urine results reported that she tested positive for opiates, benzos and marijuana. Mom reported she uses marijuana recreationally and takes Zanax once in a while for anxiety.  Next hearing is a Review Hearing on 6/8/2021 at 3:00 pm in Courtroom 11.

Case Number: 2021-000454


8 year old girl and 2 year old boy came into DFS care on December 8, 2020 and December 29, 2020 due to environmental neglect. DFS attempted informal investigations, and ultimately secured a warrant to enter the home to determine if there were hazards to the 28 month old son and 8 year old daughter. Entry was made on December 8, 2020, after the children were secreted to another location. The house was filthy, with garbage, piles of dirty clothes and dirty dishes throughout the home. There was a stench within the home and drug paraphernalia was also located inside the home. There was garbage outside the home and the entire area posed a hazard to the children. Natural mother denied living at the residence and stated she lived with the paternal grandfather. Paternal grandfather came to the home with the children and advised that natural mother did not live with him. A present danger plan was established with the paternal grandfather and the children were placed with him. DFS obtained a warrant December 29 authorizing the children to be placed in protective custody. Next hearing is a Confirmation of Counsel Hearing on 4/20/2021 at 10:30 am in Courtroom 11.

Case Number: 2021-002504


Newborn girl came into DFS care on 12-30-2020.  The Department of Family Services (DFS) received a report warranting a 24-hour response time with an allegation of Substance Exposed and Physical Risk to subject minor by her parents.  Natural mother gave birth to Subject minor on 12-30-2020 at Mountain View Hospital in which Natural Mother tested positive for Amphetamines. Subject minor tested negative in her urine and her umbilical cord and meconium is pending. There were also concerns as Parents do not have stable housing or resources for their child.  Next hearings are; a Disposition Haring on 4/15/2021 at 1:00 pm and a Review Hearing on 9/16/2021 at 2:30 pm in Courtroom 12.

Case Number: 2021-000720


The child came into DFS care on January 3, 2021 as a priority with allegations of Physical Risk, and Inadequate Supervision against parents.  Mother was arrested for driving under the influence and failing a sobriety test while driving with her son in the car.  Mother and minor have been living with the Maternal Grandmother for the past 3 years.  Maternal Grandmother and Grandmother’s boyfriend informed agent that the mother took her son from the house while under the influence and they called the police to report the incident.  Father also is reported to have an alcohol problem as well as domestic violence issues with mother.  Mother’s drug use and inability to control her impulses pose a safety concern for minor.  Next hearing is a Review Hearing on 6/24/2021 at 10:45 am in Courtroom 12.

Case Number: 2021-002437


An infant girl came into DFS care in January 2021due to her mother having a current open case involving her five other children.  There are concerns of unstable housing and employment as her other children have not been placed back in her care.  The whereabouts of the named father are unknown.  The child has been placed with a relative and sibling visitation will be arranged.  Next hearings are; an Adjudicatory Trial for Mother on 4/16/2021 at 10:00 am and a Review Hearing on 7/28/2021 at 2:00 pm in Courtroom 13.

Case Number: 2021-000301


4 year old girl and 11 year old boy came into DFS care on December 28, 2020 due to concerns of physical risk. There are concerns of domestic violence as to mother. Mother was arrested on the date of removal. NF as to boy is incarcerated at CCDC. NF as to girl  was not present at the time of removal, but confirmed that that he would like the children to remain placed with maternal grandparents.  Next hearings are; Disposition Hearing on 4/27/2021 at 1:30 pm and a Review Hearing on 6/15/2021 at 3:00 pm in Courtroom 11.

Case Number: 2021-002571


Newborn baby girl was placed in protective custody as her mother is incarcerated at Florence McClure.  Prior to mother’s arrest, she used multiple illegal substances and did not seek prenatal care.  Mother has another child in the custody of Washoe County DFS; the case is quickly approaching TPR.  Next hearings are; Status Check on Paternity on 4/26/2021 at 10:00 am and a Review Hearing on 7/21/2021 at 2:30 pm in Courtroom 10.

Case Number: 2021-001224


14 year old boy came into DFS care on January 7, 2021 due to concerns regarding mother’s mental health. She has referred to demons telling her to get her son out of the apartment or he would be killed; she has removed all his belongings from the residence; she reportedly speaks in the third person. She was placed on a legal 2000 for three days on December 27, 2020 and again on January 6, 2021. She is currently at the Rawson Neal Mental Health residential facility.  Next hearing is a Review Hearing on 6/29/2021 at 2:15 pm in Courtroom 11.

Case Number: 2021-001977


Baby boy client was taken in protective custody after his mother gave birth while in prison.  Mother gave conflicting stories about paternity to CPS investigator.  CPS was able to confirm that mother has other kids in protective custody out of state.  Baby was exposed in utero to illicit substantives but recovered well enough to be released to foster care.  Next hearing is a Motion for an Order for Medical Treatment Hearing on 4/27/2021 at 1:30 pm in Courtroom 18.

Case Number: 2021-001079


A newborn baby boy exposed in utero to multiple substances.  The parents have no real plan to take care of baby but did provide some names of relatives for possible placement.  Maternal grandmother is willing to take placement, but lives out of state.  Next hearing is a Review Hearing on 7/13/2021 at 2:00 pm in Courtroom 18.

Case Number: 2021-002154


5 year old twins (girl and boy) came into DFS care on January 11, 2021 due to concerns of physical risk and parental substance abuse by both parents.  The Department confirmed that intermittent issues with drug use affect the ability of the parents to adequately parent the two subject minors. The Department removed the two subject minors after it could not enact a voluntary present danger plan and placed the children with their grandmother. The parents have an open case related to their drug history from December 2020.  Next hearing is a Review Hearing on 7/6/2021 at 3:00 pm in Courtroom 11.

Case Number: 2021-001371


A Twelve year old boy was removed from his mother’s care after she was arrested for breaking into a home.  The mother actively uses meth and does not adequately supervise client.  He hasn’t attended school on a regular basis, and smokes marijuana left around by his mother. His paternal  aunt has taken care of him in the past. The father is currently incarcerated.   Next hearing is a Review Hearing on 7/20/2021 at 2:00 pm in Courtroom 18.

Case Number: 2021-001055


A newborn baby boy was born exposed in utero to illicit substances. Both parents have extensive history of use; father’s family also uses.  Mother has other children not in her care in another state.  Next hearing is a Review Hearing on 7/7/2021 at 2:00 pm in Courtroom 18.

Case Number: 2021-003296


17 year old boy came into DFS care on January 29, 2021 due to ongoing domestic violence and mother’s refusal to remove herself from the situation. DFS reports approx. 30 calls and reports since 12/17/2020. Mother’s boyfriend is allegedly very violent and on drugs. Reports of lots of people going in and out of the home. Minor is currently  at child haven; DFS has been vetting family members, but a lot of them have unstable housing. Maternal Aunt is the only possible placement, but she has concerns about being able to care for Luis full time as he has some cognitive delays and potentially some other MH issues. Family has extensive history with DFS.  Next hearing is a Review Hearing on 7/22/2021 at 3:30 pm in Courtroom 12.

Case Number: 2021-003474


A newborn baby girl was removed from her parents due to incidents of domestic violence between the parents in the presence of the minor. The parents have an extensive CPS history and have had several other children removed and subsequently adopted as the parents did not complete their case plans.  Next hearings are; Adjudicatory Trial on 5/6/2021 at 11:00 am and a Review Hearing on 7/27/2021 at 2:00 pm in Courtroom 13.

Case Number: 2021-003062


6 year old boy came into DFS care on January 25, 2021. Natural mother is deceased and the identity of natural father is unknown. An individual from Detroit, Michigan, called and stated that he is the father of the child. He stated that the mother is from Detroit and came to Las Vegas at Christmas and didn’t return. His name is not on the birth certificate and he stated that he had not seen the child in a year.  Next hearing is a Status Check Hearing for DNA results on 4/6/2021 at at 9:45 am in Courtroom 11.

Case Number: 2021-003084


Sibling group of four kids ages, 12 year old girl, 9 year old girl, 7 year old girl, and 7 month old boy came into DFS due to credible evidence of repeated domestic violence between the parents.  Domestic violence incidents have occurred when mother has been intoxicated and the children are present, one of the minor girls indicated her mother has alcohol bottles stashed throughout the house and frequently reeks of alcohol.  Mother has delegated her parental responsibilities to older minor and they oldest girls have indicated fear of returning to mother.  Next hearing is an Adjudicatory Trial on 4/12/2021 at 1:30 pm in Courtroom 11.

Case Number: 2021-002889


Newborn boy came into DFS care on or about January 25, 2021 after police received reports of a shooting at the family’s residence. Allegedly, mother’s boyfriend shot through their door after someone knocked. The residence is also alleged to be in a disgusting state. Further, police report that there were 3 firearms in locations accessible to the child. Father reports active marijuana use, and past meth and MDMA use. Mother has suspected drug issues as well. Neither adult seems to grasp the severity of the situation and believes the shooting was no big deal. There is past issues with domestic violence as well. DFS is still trying to collect enough information to track down the natural father. Next hearings are; Status Check on Paternity on 6/1/2021 at 2:00 pm and a Review Hearing on 7/8/2021 at 2:30 pm in Courtroom 12.

Case Number: 2021-002851


Newborn baby girl came into DFS due to impending dangers presented by parents/caregivers.  Mother reported to using methamphetamines since October 2020.  There are concerns with mother’s mental health, she has attempted suicide and suffers from ADHD.  Mother reported she has no family support or has the resources to care for baby once her baby is released from NICU.    Next hearings are; Disposition Hearing on 4/22/2021 at 1:00 pm and a Review Hearing on 7/22/2021 at 3:30 pm in Courtroom 12.

Case Number: 2021-002256


The child came into DFS care on 1-20-21 in response to the allegations of Substance Exposure. Natural Mother and the Subject Minor tested positive for methamphetamine, amphetamines, opiates and marijuana in the urine at the time of birth.  Next hearing is a Review Hearing on 7/22/2021 at 3:00 pm in Courtroom 12.

Case Number: 2021-002776


Newborn baby boy came into DFS care on 12/27/2020 in response to the allegations of substance exposed infant.  Mother and minor tested positive for opiates and methamphetamine at the time of birth.  Mother admitted to using methamphetamine and opiates throughout her pregnancy.  Both mother and father are homeless and are unable to provide sufficient housing for an infant.  Next hearing is a Review Hearing on 7/15/2021 at 3:00 pm in Courtroom 12.

Case Number: 2021-002411


A sibling group of two boys, ages 2 and 1 were removed from their parents due to concerns regarding inadequate supervision, domestic violence, mental health, homelessness, lack of stability and substance abuse.  The parents are currently homeless and previously lived in their vehicle.  There are maternal and paternal relatives who have attempted to take placement of the children, but these have been disrupted due to the parent’s behaviors.  Next hearing is a Review Hearing on 7/29/2021 at 1:30 pm in Courtroom 18.

Case Number: 2021-003574


A one year old boy was removed due to allegations of substance abuse and lack of resources.  The mother admitted to relapsing on meth and has mental health diagnosis.  The father has not made himself available to the department.  He is reported to be homeless, living and California, is actively using methamphetamines and has an extensive criminal history.  However, paternal relatives have come forward and the child is currently placed with them.  Next hearing is a Disposition Hearing on 4/13/2021 at 1:30 pm in Courtroom 18.

Case Number: 2021-003216


17 year old boy came into DFS care on 1/21/2021 in response to a report of physical abuse and inadequate supervision of Subject Minor. The Natural Father and the live in girlfriend are the alleged abusers.  Mother resides in California and does not have consistent contact with minor.  Next hearings are; Trial 5/10/2021 at 1:30 pm and a Review Hearing on 7/8/2021 at 2:30 pm.

Case Number: 2021-003976


A two year old toddler girl was removed from her mother due to the mother’s erratic behavior.  The mother was placed on a Legal 2000. Since then, the mother has been diagnosed with Bipolar disorder mixed with Psychosis.  The whereabouts of the father are unknown at this time.  The child is placed with a relative pending further evaluation of the mother and her resources.  Next hearings are; Status Check on Paternity on 4/28/2021 at 1:30 pm and Review Hearing on 8/4/2021 at 2:30 pm in Courtroom 10.

Case Number: 2021-003731


13 year old girl and 7 year old boy came into DFS care on February 1, 2021 due to minor girl that her step-father has engaged in sexually inappropriate conduct towards her over the past four years. Minor girl stated that her mother either observed the conduct or was told of the conduct and failed to take any action to protect her.  Next hearings are; Status Check on 3/31/2021 at 9:45 am and a Disposition Hearing on 4/14/2021 at 1:30 pm in Courtroom 11.

Case Number: 2021-003821


Baby Boy came into DFS care on January 22, 2021 due to concerns of recent domestic violence between the parents, as well as allegations that the natural father has taken and hid the child from the natural mother.  Next hearings are; Further Proceedings Hearing on 5/13/2021 at 10:15 am and Adjudicatory Trial on 5/27/2021 at 9:45 am in Courtroom 11.

Case Number: 2021-005453


A three year old toddler girl was removed from her parents when they were found sleeping in their car along with drugs. The parents were arrested for possession.  The father was also on parole. The child has been placed with paternal relatives.  Next hearing is a Disposition Hearing on 4/21/2021 at 2:00 pm in Courtroom 10.

Case Number: 2021-005062


A three month old baby girl was placed in protective custody after she was found alone in a room at the Venetian Hotel and Casino.  Housekeeping discovered the infant.  The putative mother and father  returned to the room while law enforcement was present.  She stated she was not the mother but refused to provide  any further information regarding the baby.  Narcotics and drug paraphernalia was also found in the room. The putative parents were subsequently arrested.  Next hearing is a Plea Hearing on 4/8/2021 at 10:00 am in Courtroom 18.

Case Number: 2021-002991


A 10 month old baby girl was removed from her parents due to a domestic violence incident. There appears to be ongoing domestic violence between the parents. The child was present and the mother appears to lack protective capacity. The father fled the scene prior to law enforcement arrival but was subsequently arrested.  Next hearings are; Further Proceedings Hearing-Possible Dismissal on 6/22/2021 at 10:00 am and a Review Hearing on 7/27/2021 at 2:00 pm in Courtroom 18.

Case Number: 2020-0020622


8 year old girl came into the system along with her sister  due to mother’s severe depression and inappropriate discipline/abuse of the girls, and her admitting to not being motivated to parent and being overwhelmed. The father also was shown to be unable to care for the girls due to his own mental health concerns and lack of resources. They were placed in the care of their paternal grandmother and remain with her to this day under guardianship.  Minor girls cases were separated as they have different wishes.  Next hearing is a Citation Hearing on 3/2/2021 at 3:30 pm in Courtroom 12.

Case Number: 2021-006508


8 year old girl came into the system along with her sister  due to mother’s severe depression and inappropriate discipline/abuse of the girls, and her admitting to not being motivated to parent and being overwhelmed. The father also was shown to be unable to care for the girls due to his own mental health concerns and lack of resources. They were placed in the care of their paternal grandmother and remain with her to this day under guardianship.  Minor girls cases were separated as they have different wishes.  Next hearing is a Status Check on 4/20/2021 at 2:00 pm in Courtroom 12.

Case Number: 2021-004882


A one year old boy was removed from his parents when due to a domestic violence incident between the mother and putative father while the child was present.  This child is in need of an attorney to represent his legal wishes and rights as to permanency, placement, visitation, and to ensure appropriate services are in place.  Next hearing is an Adjudicatory Trial on 4/14/2021 at 10:00 am in Courtroom 10.

Case Number: 2021-001532


Minor boy came into DFS when mother was arrested for a DV warrant.  She informed officers that she did not have any family or friends to care for her son, she was informed they had an active warrant and had to proceed with arrest.  Mother indicated to Specialist that natural father is deceased and that there is a maternal grandfather, however, he is too old to care for minor. Mother’s lace of family support and resources seem to be the primary issue on this case.  Next hearings are; Case Plan on 4/15/2021 at 1:30 pm and a Further Proceedings Hearing on 9/16/2021 at 2:00 pm in Courtroom 12.

Case Number: 2021-004868


Newborn baby girl came into DFS care on February 6, 2021 due to mother testing positive for amphetamine and opiates prior to birth of the child. The child’s meconium tested positive for amphetamine, methamphetamine and hydromorphone following birth. Mother admitted to being addicted to methamphetamine for the past four years (since she was twenty years old) and admitted to using methamphetamine during her pregnancy. She is homeless and dependent upon her boyfriend financially, she intended to place the child with a private adoption agency and then changed her mind and wants the child adopted by her mother. No formal arrangements were made to achieve either goal. Mother has not bonded with the child, referring to her as “it” rather than by name or sex. The true identity and whereabouts of natural father are unknown.  Next hearing is a Review Hearing on 7/27/2021 at 3:00 pm in Courtroom 11.

Case Number: 2021-005303


A one year old girl was removed from her guardian and the guardian’s boyfriend when they are were arrested for driving a stolen vehicle and child endangerment. The guardian was from Chicago, where the mother resides and had only been in Las Vegas for a few days.  There were no relatives to place child.  Child has been placed in foster care.     Next hearings are; Case Plan on 4/21/2021 at 1:30 pm and a Review Hearing on 9/15/2021 at 2:00 pm in Courtroom 10.

Case Number: 2021-006021


A newborn baby boy was born substance exposed.  The mother and baby tested positive for methamphetamine at the time of birth. The father is currently incarcerated in prison.  The mother has a history of drug usage.  The baby is currently placed with a maternal cousin.  Next hearing is a Disposition Hearing on 4/21/2021 at 1:30 pm in Courtroom 10.

Case Number: 2021-006900


A 7 year old girl was placed into protective custody after her parents were arrested for a traffic stop and drug bust. There was no caregiver available.  Subsequently, a maternal cousin was located and the child was placed with her.  Next hearing is a Disposition Hearing on 4/15/2021 at 2:00 pm in Courtroom 18.

Case Number: 2021-007584


Siblings ages 11 and 8 years old came into DFS care on March 2, 2021 based upon concerns of a registered sex offender residing in the home, the children not being currently enrolled in school and the possible current use of methamphetamine by mother.  16 year old sibling  reported, after removal, that she was “addicted to methamphetamine” and wanted to hurt herself. She reported that she was diagnosed with Major Depressive Disorder, Anxiety and Body Dysmorphia; that she had been hospitalized twice at Seven Hills for mental health issues. She reported that mother’s boyfriend got her mother hooked on methamphetamine and that she is actively using. Mother reported to the Court that minor is on a waiting list at Willow Springs for residential care. Older minor is being represented by CAP attorney.  Next hearings are; Calendar Call on 4/14/2021 10:15 am; Adjudicatory Trial on 5/24/2021 at 1:30 pm in Courtroom 11.

Case Number: 2021-007549


A 1 year old boy came into DFS care due to ongoing domestic violence between the parents in the presence of the child.  Both parents have been arrested in recent months for battery.  They do not have a stable place where they reside as they frequently move around to different family/friends homes.   Mother reported she and the father are no longer together, but there are concerns that she will resume her relationship with the father as she has a history of going back to him.  The child has been placed in a foster home as available family members have disqualifying factors as a placement/safety plan provider.  Next hearing is a Plea Hearing on 4/7/2021 at 10:00 am in Courtroom 13.

Case Number: 2021-006052


This 5 year old boy came into DFS care on 1/09/2021 in response to a report of physical neglect.  The Father reportedly left the minor by himself at a park located inside an apartment complex.  Next hearings are; Case Plan Hearing on 4/20/2021 at 1:00 pm and Review Hearing on 6/15/2021 at 2:00 pm in Courtroom 12.

Case Number: 2021-008120


6 year old boy and his sister came back into DFS care on April 13, 2018 due to inadequate supervision. The previous case was closed with a 550 order to putative father. There had been no contact with the putative father. The mother was incarcerated at CCDC for child abuse charges from 2016. The mother had no contact with the children during her time in jail. Now that mother is out, this minor wants to be placed with mother and sister does not.  Cases for siblings were separated due to conflict.  Next hearing is a Permanency Planning Hearing on 9/30/2021 at 1:30 pm in Courtroom 18.

Case Number: 2021-008481


9 year old and 2 year old siblings came into DFS care on October 19, 2020. The children are placed with their maternal grandmother due being removed after the natural mother was acting erratic at the hospital making allegations 2 year old daughter had been sexually abused. The family further alleges there was sexual abuse of 9 year old boy by older adult sibling. This case is not a sex abuse case, but the mother is alleged to have untreated mental health and drug dependency issues. These two minors want to be with their mother as last reported to CAP when they were in Child Haven, however, contact needs to be made with them in the placement of their maternal grandmother.   Next hearing is a Review Hearing on 4/6/2021 at 9:45 am in Courtroom 12.

Case Number: 2021-008099


A baby girl was born substance exposed.  The mother admitted to using heroin the night before the child’s birth and has a history of substance abuse.  The mother further reported she has a history of using heroin for 10 years.  She grew up in a substance abuse home and her mother was also addicted to drugs.  This child also has a three year old sibling, who was placed with her father.  This child is currently placed with the great maternal aunt and uncle.  Next hearing is a Plea Hearing on 4/5/2021 at 10:00 am in Courtroom 10.

Case Number: 2021-005232


8 year old boy and 7 month old boy came into DFS care on March 4, 2021 due to domestic violence incident occurred in which natural mother allegedly stabbed natural father resulting in the father being hospitalized. The children who were present were placed in protective custody but natural mother fled with infant boy. Natural mother was later arrested and infant boy was placed in protective custody.   Next hearing is a Plea Hearing on 4/6/2021 at 9:45 am in Courtroom 11.

Case Number: 2020-020361


An Infant baby boy was removed from his mother’s care over concerns of drug use and domestic violence.  CPS attempted to work with the mother, but the domestic violence is ongoing between the mother and her boyfriend.  CPS attempted to place with the father but it appears he has an extensive drug history as well.  Next hearings are; Termination of Parental Rights Hearing on 5/20/2021 at 11:00 am and a Permanency Planning Hearing on 8/24/2021 at 2:00 pm in Courtroom 18.

Case Number: 2021-004290


A five year old boy was removed from his mother and her boyfriend due to allegations of physical risk and inadequate supervision.  Mother and her boyfriend got into a physical altercation in the presence of minor.  The mother was arrested and the boyfriend was extremely intoxicated and has a prior domestic violence charge for battery against the mother who is also currently pregnant.  Minor boy has some speech delays.  Next hearing is a Disposition Hearing on 4/6/2021 at 11:00 am in Courtroom 18.

Case Number: 2021-009099


This child came into care on March 4, 2021. This child was born premature and also substance exposed. There is a history of domestic violence and mental health.  Mother has not been managing her mental health sufficiently which has resulted in her acting impulsive. Father is incarcerated as of December 24, 2020 for violation of probation.  Next hearing is a Plea Hearing on 4/7/2021 at 1:00 pm in Courtroom 21.

Case Number: 2021-008900


Newborn baby boy came into DFS care on March 13, 2021 due to mother lacking resources at the time of birth to provide for the child. Additionally, natural mother has an older child who is currently a ward of the court and she has not complied with the conditions of her case plan in that case.  Next hearing is a Status Check on Paternity on 5/5/2021 at 3:00 pm in Courtroom 11.

Case Number: 2021-007286


Sibling girls ages 6 and 1 were removed from their parents due to allegations of physical neglect treatment and educational neglect.  There are also concerns the parents may be abusing drugs.  Next hearing is a Disposition Hearing on 4/27/2021 at 1:30 pm in Courtroom 18.

Case Number: 2021-008291


A 16 year old boy came into DFS care in March 2021 after allegations of inadequate supervision.  The child has mental health concerns which manifest through anxiety, depression and aggression.  He has been hospitalized three times and placed on juvenile probation.  He has been verbally and physically aggressive towards his family and is uncooperative with the department.  The parents are no longer willing to parent the child in their home.  Next hearing is a Plea Hearing on 4/7/2021 at 10:00 am in Courtroom 13.

Case Number: 2020-006293


A newborn baby boy came into DFS care in June 2020 due to physical risk.  Mother has an open case with the Department, she has five other children who are not in her care.  Mother lost her parental rights due to illegal substance abuse and has history of domestic violence.  The child’s father is in jail.  The child is placed in a foster home.  Next hearing is a Permanency Planning Hearing on 6/22/2021 at 2:00 pm in Courtroom 22.

Case Number: 2021-004701


7 year old minor child came back into care on 2/9/2021, on allegations of inadequate supervision, leaving minor alone in the home. Mother is currently using alcohol and/or drugs and is in  a violent relationship.  She is also facing eviction.   Minor is not currently enrolled in school.  Next hearing is an Adjudicatory Trial on 4/14/2021 at 1:30 pm and a Review Hearing on 8/10/2021 at 1:30 pm in Courtroom 14.

Case Number: 2021-010280


10 year old girl came into DFS care on December 31, 2020 after her older sister reported to her that father had sexually touched her during the summer. She made the same report to her mother, but later recanted after her mother confronted the father. Father did not deny or admit the allegations, but stated that he had been drinking and didn’t know if he had done it.  CAP Attorney represents older sibling.  Next hearing is an Adjudicatory Trial on 5/3/2021 at 9:45 am in Courtoom 11.

Case Number: 2021-006979


Sibling group ages 4, 3, and 2 years old came into DFS care on February 24, 2021 due to history of domestic violence between the parents. The latest incident involved mother being held against her will. Father attempted to flee from the police. Mother was observed to have a black eye and bruising around her neck and jaw, and strangulation marks were observed by medical personnel at the hospital. Mother admitted repeatedly being victimized by father, separating and then reuniting with him. Additionally, oldest child also had a black eye and no responsible adult had any explanation for how the child got the black eye. The house itself wreaked of urine and feces and there was week old food in the kitchen.  The two youngest children’s diapers were falling off from the weight of accumulated feces and urine; there was feces in a functional toilet which had not been flushed. The children were playing with live bullets. Days after the fathers’ arrest natural mother is again thinking of returning to him and not testifying against him, indicating a total lack of protective capacity for her children.  Next hearings are; a Status Check on DNA on 5/5/2021 at 3:00 pm and an Adjudicatory Trial on 5/24/2021 at 1:30 pm in Courtroom 11.

Case Number: 2021-008846


10 year old girl came into DFS care on March 15, 2021 due to mother and her former girlfriend engaging in a domestic violence incident in which the minor child intervened to stop the fight. Mother is described as bipolar, possibly schizophrenic, and not taking prescribed medications. She had been drinking prior to the domestic violence incident which resulted in her arrest. She was recently arrested on DUI charges involving a car stolen from her father. The minor child is afraid of her mother and states that mother’s girlfriend treats her nicer than her mother.  Next hearing is a Plea Hearing on 4/20/2021 at 9:45 am in Courtroom 11.

Case Number: 2021-009496


Baby Boy came into DFS care on March 19, 2021 due to the baby being born substance exposed. Mother admitted to using Illegal drugs several days prior to her son’s birth. Baby boy’s meconium returned positive for opiates, marijuana and amphetamines. Mother has a history with CPS including a substantiated case for physical injury.  Next hearing is a Disposition Hearing on 4/27/2021 at 1:30 pm in Courtroom 11.

Case Number: 2021-008894


Two siblings, ages 8 years and 3 years, came into DFS care in March 2021 due to an incident of domestic violence occurring between the mother and her boyfriend resulting in injuries to the mother and the death of the natural father.  One of the children was present during the incident. The mother has a pattern of domestic violence relationships.  There is also concern with lack of supervision as the older child had been allowed to walk to a gas station without supervision.  Next hearing is a Plea Hearing on 4/21/2021 at 10:00 am in Courtroom 13.

Case Number: 2021-010345


Sibling group of 3 minors ages 14, 8, and 3 years old came into DFS care on December 17, 2020 due to risk of sexual and emotional harm to the subject minors by natural father, in that he sexually abused 14 year old minor. Further, natural mother lacks sufficiently developed protective capacity to protect the subject minors from the risk of sexual and emotional harm posed by natural father.  14 year old minor is being represented by CAP attorney.   Next hearing is Calendar Call on 4/14/2021 at 10:15 am in Courtroom 11.

Case Number: 2021-008917


This child came into care on 3/17/2021.  The child was born substance exposed and both parents left the hospital after baby was born. Mother disclosed that prior to giving birth she used meth at 9AM, then heroin.  Mother currently has an open case with the department. The other two children are in foster care and their permanency goal recently changed to TPR/Adoption.

Case Number: 2021-009485


7 year old boy came into DFS care on March 18, 2021 due to inadequate supervision from maternal grandmother and abandonment from mother. Minor is reported to have several behavioral problems that grandmother cannot manage. He was brought to Summerlin hospital by police after he tried to jump from grandmother’s moving vehicle.  Minor has had homicidal ideations towards grandmother. Further, there is no guardianship in place for grandmother and mother was unreachable at the time of removal.  It is reported mother may have a drug problem and also has CPS history in California for domestic violence.  Next hearing is a Plea Hearing on 4/27/2021 at 9:45 am in Courtroom 11.

Case Number: 2021-010225


A three year old toddler boy was removed from his mother and her boyfriend due to a domestic violence incident and substance abuse.  The father’s whereabouts are unknown.  Next hearing is a Plea Hearing on 4/26/2021 at 10:00 am in Courtroom 10.

Case Number: 2021-010358


A six month old baby boy was removed from his parents care when they were arrested.  The minor child was found to be unsecured in the mother’s lap and there were was a drug paraphernalia in the vehicle. The parents have a history of substance abuse.  Next hearing is a Plea Hearing on 4/15/2021 at 9:45 am in Courtroom 10.

Case Number: 2021-009303


A six year old girl was removed from her mother when the mother attempted suicide and was taken to the hospital.  There was no caregiver for the child.  The father is currently incarcerated.  Mother has several mental health diagnosis.  Next hearing is a Plea Hearing on 4/15/2021 at 10:00 am in Courtroom 18.

Case Number: 2019-001563


In February of 2019 sibling girls, ages 2 and 1 were removed from parents due to substance abuse, lack of supervision, lack of protective capacity, hazardous conditions in the home. Throughout the life of the case the parents made token efforts to address their issues. During this case, the parents had another child (1 year old). 1 year old girl was removed from their care as well due to the parents’ inability to properly care for her as they were still actively abusing substances. Minor was placed with her siblings who reside with Maternal Aunt and Uncle who are an adoptive resource for all of the children. Destiny is on a different timeline as she was born much later in the case. The goal for 1 year old is termination of parental rights and adoption and the concurrent goal is reunification.  Next hearing is a Termination of Parental Rights Hearing (TPR) on 4/26/2021 at 11:00 am in Courtroom 10.