Dallas County

Floyd Jeffrey Fuller (credit: City of Farmers Branch)

Farmers Branch Councilman Indicted For Theft

CBS 11 News has learned that a Dallas County grand jury has indicted Farmers Branch city councilman Floyd Jeffrey Fuller on a theft charge.

02/18/2015

Dallas County District Attorney Susan Hawk. (credit: CBSDFW.COM)

Dallas County’s New District Attorney Holds 1st Town Hall Meeting

Dallas County’s new District Attorney held her first town hall meeting on Monday. In particular, Susan Hawk had asked for input from the city’s southern sector.

CBSDFW.COM–02/16/2015

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Fired Barber Shop Worker Sentenced To Life In Boss’ Death

A Dallas County jury handed down a life sentence to a barber shop worker accused of fatally shooting his boss.

02/05/2015

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Price Asking Taxpayers To Pick Up Legal Tab

Dallas County commissioner John Wiley Price is asking taxpayers to foot the bill for his legal defense. But he was a no-show at a hearing in federal court on Tuesday morning.

01/27/2015

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Dallas Teen To Be Honored For Earning 7 Degrees

A 16-year-old high school student will be honored by Dallas County for earning 7 degrees.

CBS 11–01/25/2015

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7th Chikungunya Virus Case In Dallas County

Public health officials have confirmed a seventh case of chikungunya virus disease in Dallas County. The virus causes high fever, joint pain, muscle aches and a rash.

01/06/2015

Dallas County District Attorney Craig Watkins. (credit: CBSDFW.COM)

Departing Dallas DA Watkins Wins Final Court Battle

The departing Dallas County district attorney has won perhaps the last court battle in a bitter fight over his office’s prosecution of an oil fortune heir for mortgage fraud.

12/30/2014

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Flu Cases Spiking Across North Texas

Dallas County health officials say they could confirm a third flu-related death this week.

CBS 11–12/22/2014

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Veteran Dallas Police Officer Arrested For Sexual Assault

A Dallas police officer has been arrested for sexual assault against prostitutes.

CBS 11–12/21/2014

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Smoke Inhalation Blamed For Dallas Skyscraper Fire Deaths

Investigators have determined what killed three construction workers in a fire in the basement of a Dallas skyscraper.

CBS 11–12/13/2014

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Dallas County Ebola Response Cost $384,000

Officials said that the emergency response to the Ebola crisis in North Texas cost Dallas County nearly $384,000. The state is being asked to reimburse the county about $258,000.

12/04/2014

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Man Dies In Balch Springs Police Custody

A 30-year-old man who was arrested after he allegedly caused a disturbance at a Balch Springs apartment complex died at a hospital, but in police custody, on Tuesday.

11/26/2014

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