Court: Asylum Not Automatic For Former Gang MembersImmigrants in the United States illegally are not automatically eligible for asylum on the basis that they are former gang members who risk persecution if they return home.
Texas 10 Most Wanted List Offender CapturedA prison gang member on the Texas 10 Most Wanted list who served time for attacking a guard has been arrested on parole violation and kidnapping charges.
Local Girl Escapes Gang Environment To Graduate From CollegeOn Friday Narimann Elahmad will graduate with a Public Relations degree from the University of Texas at Arlington.
Feds Net Hundreds Of Gang Members In Nationwide Sweep, Dozens In North TexasDozens of suspected gang members were scooped up across North Texas and several hundred more across the U.S, during a five-week federal operation.
Dallas County Most Wanted Fugitive, Gang Member ArrestedOfficials with the Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) have added Markeith McWright to the Texas 10 Most Wanted Fugitives list. Authorities say McWright is a Crips gang member with a violent criminal history.
Texas Officials Say Gang Membership Exceeds 100KState public safety officials say they believe more than 100,000 people are members of gangs that are a threat to public safety in Texas.
3 Suspected Felony Lane Gang Members Arrested In RowlettEarlier this week police in Rowlett arrested three suspected members of the organized thief group called the Felony Lane Gang.
Texas Man Executed For Ambush That Killed 4 Women A former Texas street gang member has been put to death for his involvement in the fatal shootings of four women during an ambush 11 years ago. Robert Gene Garza, 30, is the 12th inmate executed this year in Texas.
99 Years For Fort Worth Gangster Who Shot Up House PartyIt only took a jury about four hours to agree that a North Texas gang member used an assault rifle to open fire on a rival gang’s house party. The 2011 incident left a young mother dead and seven others wounded.
North Texas Gang Member On Death Row Loses Appeal The Texas Court of Criminal Appeals has refused an appeal from a gang member sent to death row for gunning down a 5-year-old girl and her grandmother five years ago in Fort Worth.
Double Murder Suspect Says He "Won't Be Taken Alive"