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Houston-Area Office Manager Gets Prison For Theft

The former manager of a Houston-area plastics is sentenced to more than three years in prison.

CBS 11–09/27/2014

Mug Shot: Neola Louise Robinson (credit: Tarrant County Jail)

Woman Sentenced To 18 Years For Killing, Burying Hubby In Front Yard

A 63-year-old Pelican Bay woman who strangled her husband and buried him in their front yard was sentenced to 18 years in prison.

09/15/2014

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Former DPD Officer Guilty In Beating Of Suspect Jailed

A former Dallas police officer convicted in the beating of a suspect began his six month jail sentence, shortly after it was announced Friday afternoon.

08/22/2014

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New Program Lets Drivers Pay Warrants During Police Stop

A new approach by some police departments is saving officers time and money, and saving some drivers from a trip to jail! The new way of taking care of outstanding warrants is making life easier for a lot of North Texans.

CBSDFW.COM–08/21/2014

Josh Brent

Brent’s Actions May Leave Lasting Impact On Community

Former Cowboy Defensive Tackle Josh Brent was set to meet with NFL’s top leaders Thursday. He hopes they allow him to play professional football again.

08/07/2014

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Pot Brownies May Land Texas Teen Life Sentence

A 19-year-old man who could face years in prison for making brownies laced with marijuana and hash oil said Wednesday he remains scared despite new evidence that his attorney believes should reduce the charges.

08/06/2014

Jason Bishop

VIDEO: Denton Jailer Fired For Leg Sweep On Prisoner

Denton Police officials are admitting wrong doing and releasing jailhouse surveillance video that shows one of their jailers using an unauthorized leg sweep on a prisoner.

07/30/2014

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Criminal Suspects Freed From Jail Due To Computer Glitch

Twenty five criminal suspects were mistakenly freed from jail due to a computer glitch, according to Dallas Police.

06/18/2014

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Dallas Co. DA, Legal Experts Support Ex-Cowboy’s Release From Jail

Legal experts say they don’t believe former Dallas Cowboys player Josh Brent received special treatment.

06/16/2014

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Police: 6 Central Texas Men Raped 15-Year Old Girl

The McLennan County grand jury indicted the men Wednesday on 91 counts that include aggravated sexual assault of a child.

06/12/2014

Photo of Marine Sgt. Andrew Tahmooressi taken from the 'Free USMC Sgt Tahmooressi from Mexican Jail' Facebook page.

TX Congressman Wants ‘Trade-Off’ To Free U.S. Marine From Mexico

‘It’s ironic that we can deal with the Taliban and get an American soldier released but we can’t get a Marine across the border released,’ Rep. Poe says.

06/06/2014

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Texas Opts Out Of Federal Prison Rape Law

Texas is one of several states refusing to comply with a federal law designed to reduce sexual assaults in prison, with governors criticizing the decade-old law as counterproductive and too expensive to implement.

05/23/2014

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