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‘Texas 7′ Gang Member Set For February Execution

One of the infamous “Texas 7″ gang of escapees now has an execution date.

07/22/2014

A man sentenced to 25 years for two aggravated robberies in Dallas County has escaped from a Kyle correctional facility. (courtesy: Texas Department of Criminal Justice)

Authorities Catch Escaped Inmate With Dallas Co. Ties

An inmate from the Kyle Correctional Facility in Kyle has escaped after he was seen climbing a fence at approximately 2:20 p.m. Saturday.

04/26/2014

Leslie Ellison (credit: Dallas County Sheriff's Department)

Terrell Hospital Escapee Captured

After three days on the run, Dallas County Sheriff’s Deputies have captured a man who escaped Terrell State Hospital’s custody on Saturday afternoon.

12/04/2013

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Police: Escaped Florida Prisoners Had Inside Help

Two convicted killers who used forged release documents to escape their life sentences are being grilled by Florida law enforcement authorities who say they expect to make more arrests.

10/20/2013

Mugshots of wanted armed convicts, who escaped from Connally Unit Prison, December 13, 2000. The convicts are top row L-R; Joseph C. Garcia, Randy Ethan Halprin, Larry Jame Harper and Patrick Henry Murphy, Jr. Bottom row, L-R; Donald Keith Newbury, George Rivas and Michael Anthony Rodriguez. (credit: Texas Department of Corrections/Newsmakers)

‘Texas 7′ Member On Death Row Loses Appeal

One of the remaining notorious “Texas 7″ gang members on death row has lost a court appeal. The Texas Court of Criminal Appeals rejected Randy Halprin’s claims challenging the validity of his conviction and death sentence.

03/20/2013

Alberto Morales

Helicopter Audio From Escaped Florida Inmate Search Released

It’s been nearly six weeks since a prisoner stabbed a Miami-Dade police detective and escaped. Today audio recordings from the Fort Worth police helicopter tell more about the minutes before Alberto Morales was located, shot and killed.

CBSDFW.COM–03/05/2013

Photo of Miami-Dade police Detective Jamie Pardinas. (credit: Facebook)

911 Call From Stabbed Officer In Inmate Escape Released

Grapevine police have released some of the calls made in the moments after an inmate, who was with Miami authorities as they traveled through North Texas, stabbed a detective and escaped. One call was actually placed by the injured officer.

CBSDFW.COM–02/13/2013

John Michael Enard

Sex Offender Escapes Halfway House

A man that was under supervision for sexual assaults in the Houston area has escaped.

01/19/2013

Darren Porter, the man charged with, among other things, stealing a White Settlement police squad car, is taken into custody. (credit: White Settlement Police Dept.)

North Texas Police Find & Arrest Accused Squad Car Thief

For nearly a week one North Texas police department had been searching for the criminal suspect who managed to steal a squad car, while handcuffed. Today White Settlement police located and arrested suspect Darren Douglas Porter.

CBSDFW.COM–12/12/2012

Mugshot of Donald McFaden Orange II. (credit: Parker Co. Sheriff's Office)

North Texas Jail Escapee Kills Himself In N.C.

Officials with the Parker County Sheriff’s Office say they have been notified that an inmate escapee from their jail has shot and killed himself. Donald McFaden Orange II walked away from a work detail Friday afternoon.

05/22/2012

Mugshot of Donald McFaden Orange II. (credit: Parker Co. Sheriff's Office)

Sheriff’s: Jail Escapee On North Texas Crime Spree

A Parker County Jail inmate, who escaped while on work detail, is believed to have committed more crimes. Donald McFaden Orange II walked away from the job detail Friday afternoon.

05/21/2012