U.S. Department of Justice auditors look into how District Attorney Craig Watkins’ office spent federal forfeiture funds.
Perhaps the biggest impact of the mid-term elections in Dallas County is in the district attorney’s office.
UTA political science professor Allan Saxe provides a complete recap the day’s results, and gives insight into what the nation’s political structure might look like moving forward.
District Attorney Craig Watkins re-election bid could hinge on turnout from his Southern Dallas voter base.
Susan Hawk hopes to make headlines Tuesday night and unseat two term District Attorney Craig Watkins. Even though Watkins is a Democrat, and she’s a Republican, Hawk insists this race isn’t about party affiliation.
Two men who were convicted of killing a South Dallas pastor more than 15 years ago have now been set free.
Dallas County DA Craig Watkins office is looking into the possibility of filing charges against the Liberian man that brought the first case of Ebola into the United States.
Three of Dallas County’s top law enforcement officials will be at a town hall meeting Monday night to address police shooting concerns.
Dallas County DA Craig Watkins says he’s creating a special DA unit to probe police shootings in Dallas County as they are unfolding. He says the unit would run it’s own investigation parallel to any other criminal reviews.
The probe of Commissioner Price went on from 2001 to 2011. Most current commissioners weren’t on the court during most of that time.
A Dallas man who prosecutors say did not commit a 1990 rape for which he served 12 years in prison should be exonerated based on recent DNA testing he did not request, a judge recommended Friday.
After spending 12 years in prison for a crime he didn’t commit, Michael Phillips will finally be exonerated on Friday morning in Dallas.