Former Balch Springs Officer Turns Self In On Second ChargeA grand jury in Dallas has indicted the former Balch Springs police officer already facing a murder charge for shooting and killing an unarmed 15-year-old back in April.
Former Officer Who Killed Texas Teen At Center Of Grand Jury HearingA grand jury is meeting right now to decide whether a former Balch Springs police officer should face a new charge, in addition to ones he’s already facing in connection with the shooting death of North Texas teenager Jordan Edwards earlier this year.
Mother Of Texas Teen Killed By Police Asks To Join LawsuitThe mother of a black 15-year-old shot and killed by a white suburban Dallas police officer has asked to intervene in a civil rights lawsuit filed by the boy's father.
Crowd Makes Demands To Dallas DA About Dead TeenLeaders within the Dallas community and The Next Generation Action Network put together a rally Tuesday night on the steps of the Crowley Court House to make demands and sound off about their frustrations following the Balch Spring police shooting death of 15-year-old Jordan Edwards.
Family Sues Texas Officer, Department In 15-Year-Old's DeathThe family of a black 15-year-old shot and killed by a white Balch Springs police officer is accusing the police department of inadequately training the officer and ignoring warning signs that he was prone to erratic behavior.
Family, Friends Attend Funeral Of Teen Killed By OfficerHundreds packed together Saturday to celebrate the life and legacy of Jordan Edwards, who was fatally shot by a Balch Springs police officer.
Democrats Criticize Texas Governor's Reaction To Police ShootingTop Texas Democrats decried Gov. Greg Abbott's muted response to the fatal shooting of a black teenager by a white police officer outside a Balch Springs house party, which follows his far more spirited response to stabbings at the University of Texas and the shooting of a paramedic.
Teen's Shooting First High-Profile Case For New Dallas DAThe fatal shooting of a black teen by a white police officer in a Dallas suburb has prompted some concerns about whether a new district attorney's investigation will be transparent and thorough.
Prayer Service Held For Unarmed Teen Killed By CopThe Joy Tabernacle & Agape Temple A.M.E. church in Dallas filled up Wednesday night for an interfaith prayer service about the recent shooting death of an unarmed teen by a Balch Springs police officer.
Family Of Slain Balch Springs Teen Speaks On His DeathThe family of a 15-year-old that was killed by a Balch Springs police officer spoke out about the incident on Tuesday.
Mosquito Samples Test Positive For West Nile In Dallas CountyMosquito samples have tested positive for West Nile virus in Balch Springs and Mesquite said Dallas County Health and Human Services on Thursday.
State Investigators Look Into Balch Springs Pallet FireA team of investigators from the state fire marshal's office is set to arrive Sunday morning to try to figure out what caused a North Texas pallet company and neighboring auto repair shop to go up in flames.