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Funeral Service Held For McLelland & Wife

The funeral for Kaufman County District Attorney Mike McLelland and his wife is under way Friday in Wortham. The town of some 1,000 residents is about 75 miles south of Dallas.


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Surveillance Video Shows Kaufman Co. DA Gun Shopping Hours Before His Murder

Security camera video, obtained by CBS 11, shows Kaufman County District Attorney Mike McLelland in his final hours alive.


Mike and Cynthia McLelland (credit: The Kaufman Herald)

Memorial Service Set For McLelland & Wife

A slain Texas prosecutor and his wife will be remembered at a public memorial service Thursday in suburban Dallas.


Mike and Cynthia McLelland (credit: The Kaufman Herald)

Security Increased Across State After North Texas DA’s Murder

After the weekend murder of District Attorney Mike McLelland and his wife, law enforcement presence at the Kaufman County Courthouse and other North Texas offices has been beefed up. One judge said Monday, “We obviously have some folks that are out to do harm to elected officials.”


Kaufman County Sheriff holds a press conference (Photo Brian New,  CBS 11)

Kaufman County D.A. & Wife Found Dead In Home

Two months after an assistant prosecutor was gunned down, the bodies of a North Texas prosecutor and his wife were found in their home, authorities said.


The seal of the FBI hangs at the bureau's headquaters. (credit: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Many Agencies Working On Kaufman Murders

The FBI and the Texas Rangers are leading the investigation into the Kaufman murders. But local law agencies from across the area and state are all assisting as well.


Kaufman County District Attorney Mike McLelland (credit: Kaufman County District Attorney's Office)

Security Was Removed From McLelland’s Home

The Kaufman County Sheriff’s Department removed the deputy guarding Mike McLelland’s home because he did not think that he needed it, and he did not want to waste taxpayer dollars.


Mike and Cynthia McLelland (credit: The Kaufman Herald)

Kaufman County On Edge After Shootings

Joe Caldwell said that he retired to the Kaufman County community near Forney to be in the country. But all that peace and quiet was shattered this weekend.


Russell Lewis Watson Jr. (credit: Kaufman County Sheriff's Office)

Police Bust Kaufman County Drug Suspects

An investigation by undercover narcotics officers led to the arrests of two people in Kaufman County. Both were taken into custody without incident on Monday afternoon.


Jeremy Scott Baker (credit: Kaufman County Sheriff's Office)

Man Caught Allegedly Siphoning Diesel Fuel

Authorities in Kaufman County arrested a man who, they said, was caught in the act of siphoning diesel fuel from trucks in a parking lot.


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Passengers Hurt In East Texas Bus Crash

Authorities say at least 10 passengers suffered apparent minor injuries when a westbound Greyhound bus and a car collided about 20 miles east of Dallas.


Tornado damage in the City of Forney. (credit: CBSDFW.COM)

Forney Families Happy To Be Home For The Holidays

There’s no place like home for the holidays, claims the popular song. In Forney’s Diamond Creek neighborhood, though, families are still trickling back, eight months after a tornado struck.