The state’s highest criminal appeals court has blocked the scheduled execution this week of a 40-year-old man convicted of fatally shooting a 5-year-old boy sleeping with his mother 20 years ago.
Oklahoma turned to a 15-year physician and a medical technician with 40 years’ experience to put Clayton Lockett to death, yet his execution still went awry.
A Texas man who spent 18 years on the run as a fugitive has been apprehended in Arkansas.
Arnold Schwarzenegger puts on a disguise and pretends to be a personal trainer, and a suspected criminal’s Facebook activity lands him in jail.
A 49-year-old ex-con who was involved in multiple shootings in his life was sentenced to 40 years in prison for fatally shooting a friend outside a Fort Worth apartment complex last year.
Police have arrested a 24-year-old man on murder charges in connection with a fatal south Dallas shooting.
An Ellis County jury sentenced Ryan Keith Mason, 41, of Italy, to 68 years in prison Friday after he was convicted of possession of a controlled substance with intent to deliver.
Dallas police are asking for the public’s help in identifying and locating a man involved in Friday’s robberies of two CVS Pharmacy stores and a Walgreens.
Police in Texas, along with the FBI and law enforcement in at least two other states are on the lookout for a serial bank robber dubbed the “Loan Ranger Bandit.”
This year has proven to be one of the most deadly for Dallas police officers in their confrontations with criminal suspects.