A North Texas man has been sentenced to 30 years in prison for his part in the gang-related gunfire that killed two people and hurt two others in 2012.
State public safety officials say they believe more than 100,000 people are members of gangs that are a threat to public safety in Texas.
A 22-year-old man has been sentenced to life in prison without parole for opening fire on a rival gang’s car, killing a couple and wounding two others.
It 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.
An annual state assessment of threats posed by gangs reports a new gang poses the top threat to the state.
State public safety officials say Mexican cartels pose the single greatest organized crime threat to Texas.
A criminal justice expert has told lawmakers that rates of mental illness exceed gang affiliation among juveniles in Texas jails.
Federal prosecutors say four top leaders of the white supremacist Aryan Brotherhood of Texas gang are among the nearly three dozen gang members charged in a 43-page indictment that accuses them of a multitude of offenses
For America’s big cities: the people who are supposed to have, need to have, and claim to have all the answers simply don’t have a clue.
Had they not been certified as adults by Texas courts, the 63 youths in a little-known program at the Clemens Unit would have landed in one of the state’s six state-run lockups for juveniles.
Grand Prairie police have made an arrest for a murder that happened there during the Summer.
A North Texas teenager remembers his life as a gang member. Now the 18-year-old is president of his senior class at Evolution Academy Charter School, about to receive his high school diploma and hopes to go to SMU.