Jack Fink

Jack Fink

Jack moved to Dallas after three years at WESH-TV, the NBC affiliate in Orlando. While there, he worked to become the station’s investigative reporter. Among the¬†stories he broke was a series on Orlando firefighters’ claims that the city ignored their serious medical problems to save money. Jack won an Associated Press award and the International Association of Firefighters’ award for those reports.

Before Orlando, Jack won other awards for his reporting at the Orange County Newschannel in Orange County, California, and WINK-TV, the CBS affiliate in Fort Myers, Florida. He began in television news in 1990 as a reporter and anchor for WUTR-TV, the ABC affiliate in Utica, New York.

Jack studied in Spain for a semester as part of a study abroad program. During his senior year, Jack became a radio news anchor and reporter for WHEN-AM in Syracuse.

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Arrest affidavit of former Maypearl Police Chief Kevin Coffey.

Ellis County Investigators Looking For More Alleged Victims Of Former Police Chief

Coffey remains in jail on $350,000 bond on four felony sex charges involving the girl.


Sandra Bland (source: CBS Chicago/Facebook)

Sandra Bland’s Sister Criticizes Traffic Stop, Governor Promises Answers

The DPS Director said the trooper violated department policy because he wasn’t professional or courteous the entire time.


KevinCoffey booking photo

Maypearl Police Chief Fired After Arrest Involving Sexual Assault Of A Child

Kevin Coffey turned himself in to the Ellis County Detention Center Wednesday.


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Texas Expands Investigation Into Planned Parenthood After Second Video Released

Planned Parenthood continues to deny it ever profited from fetal tissue donation.


Dallas pothole
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Dallas Mayor May Change Mind On Property Tax Rates Because Of Potholes

The Mayor says he would keep the property tax rate as is instead of lowering it, only if the city can use a portion of the money and quickly make a big dent in road repairs.



N. Texas Muslim Community Tries To Combat Radicalized Islam

To keep Muslim youngsters from becoming radicalized, Ahmed Malik of the Ahmadiyya Muslim Youth Association in North Texas and others in the Ahmadiyya Muslim Community are taking part in a new nationwide campaign called Stop the Crisis.


Veteran now with Dept. Of Homeland Sec.

Injured Veterans Serving Country Again By Catching Child Predators

Joey now works with ICE’s Homeland Security Investigations agents to identify predators and victims of child sexual exploitation.



Sense Of Normalcy In Bastrop Despite Start Of Jade Helm 15 Training

A small part of Jade Helm 15, the military’s largest training exercise, is taking place at the Texas National Guard’s Camp Swift, eight miles outside of the central Texas town of Bastrop.


Ellis Co. DA Patrick Wilson

DA Requesting Potential Victims Come Forward In Case Involving Police Chief

DA Patrick Wilson says it will take weeks to investigate chief Kevin Coffey for his alleged contact with as many six underage girls.


Oscar Figueroa (credit: Frisco Police Department)

HEB ISD Principal Charged With Soliciting A Child Resigns

The Hurst-Euless-Bedford Independent School District announced the resignation late Monday afternoon.

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Two Months After Deadly Tornado, Van Residents Continue Re-Building Their Lives

Kimberli Shane says two months later, she still thinks about the EF-3 tornado that slammed her house and her neighborhood in Van.


Tarrant County Seal

Sources: Head of Tarrant Co. DA’s Civil Division On Leave

CBS-11 News has learned, the head of the civil division in the Tarrant County District Attorney’s office, David Harris, is on leave.