Written by attorney Tate Ryan Lounsbery | Jul 26, 2016

What Should I Do If I'm Contacted by CPS/CWS?

Getting contacted by CPS/CWS because they want to talk to you about an allegation (i.e., investigate you) is a scary ordeal. Make the wrong move and you could land yourself in jail. Here's what you should do.

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