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Gang Of Smash & Grab Thieves Back In North Texas

Police thought they’d run a gang of thieves out of North Texas, but now it looks like the crooks are back and mostly targeting women. One Collin County parking lot has been a ‘candy store’ for a loose band of car thieves known as the Felony Lane Gang.

CBSDFW.COM–06/27/2014

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Plano Police Bust National Theft Gang

Police made arrests this week in an attempt to thwart a nationwide burglary gang that has been targeting several North Texas cities.

06/15/2013

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Appeals Court Reverses Conviction Of Fort Worth Murderer

A divided federal appeals court panel has thrown out the capital murder conviction of a former Fort Worth street gang leader sentenced to die for gunning down a Dallas father of four during an attempted robbery in 2001.

03/01/2013

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Tarrant County Man Added To Top 10 Sex Offender List

The Texas Department of Public Safety has added Santos Francisco Sanchez, formerly known to live in Tarrant County, to the Texas 10 Most Wanted Sex Offender list.

01/28/2013

Members of a criminal gang get ready to sniff cocaine. (credit: Getty Images/Raul ArboledaA/AFP)

More than 600 Gang Members Arrested In U.S., 40 In Tex., Okla.

.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement announced that a nearly three-month investigation has yielded the arrest of 637 gang members in 150 U.S. cities involved in drug trafficking, human smuggling and firearm violations.

04/26/2012

The Green Bay Packers celebrate defeating the Pittsburgh Steelers 31-25 in Super Bowl XLV at Cowboys Stadium on February 6, 2011 in Arlington, Texas. (credit: Joe Robbins/Getty Images)

50 Years Jail For Man In Super Bowl Bet Death

Prosecutors say a North Texas gang member has been sentenced to 50 years in prison for a killing over an unpaid $40 Super Bowl bet.

04/17/2012

Mexican police investigating shooting found dead

U.S. and Mexican authorities say a Mexican state police commander investigating the reported shooting and disappearance of an American tourist on a border lake plagued by pirates has been killed.

10/12/2010

NYC Police Arrest 9th Suspect In Anti-Gay Beatings

Police on Monday arrested the ninth and final suspect in the brutal attacks on four people touched off because gang members thought one of their recruits was gay.

10/11/2010

Police and City Officials Seek Solution To Gang Problems

City, school and police officials in Arlington and Mansfield have joined forces to fight a growing gang problem. 

10/01/2010

North Texas City Sees Sharp Decrease in Gang Shootings

Police in one north Texas  city see a sharp drop in gang shootings, and they know why.

07/23/2010

Mexico: Gang Leader Says US Consulate Infiltrated

A U.S. investigation into the killing of a consulate worker in northern Mexico has found no evidence that she was involved in illegal activity.

07/02/2010