Marijuana Traffickers Plead Guilty to Federal ChargesTwo men from Moore County, Texas have pleaded guilty to federal offenses stemming from their roles in trafficking major quantities of marijuana.
Judge: Texas Prison's Water Violates 'Standards Of Decency'A group of prisoners alleging they have to drink arsenic-laden water to stay cool inside their hot Texas lockup won a legal victory Tuesday in an ongoing lawsuit after a federal judge ordered the Texas prison system to provide safe drinking water that doesn't violate "contemporary standards of decency."
Federal Lawsuit: North Texas Jailers Showed “Deliberate Indifference” to Dying PrisonerThe family of a man who died last year in the Parker County Jail has filed a federal lawsuit in Dallas, alleging Charles Alvarez received improper medical care and that the jail staff showed “deliberate indifference to his serious medical needs.”
Police: 5 Teens Arrested For Racist Graffiti At Arlington SchoolA senior prank has likely landed felony charges for five Arlington teenagers.
Ex-Texas Deputy Convicted In Apparent Road Rage ShootingA former reserve deputy constable in Texas has been found guilty in the shooting of another motorist during an apparent road rage incident while he was off duty.
Autopsy Pending After Woman In Texas Jail DiesA woman arrested following a car accident in Texas declined medical treatment after the wreck but died two weeks later after going into convulsions in jail, authorities said Wednesday.
Judge Issues Gag Order In Case Of Slain, Mentally-Disabled TeenA West Texas judge has issued a gag order in the case of a pregnant, mentally disabled teen found slain with her uterus removed.
Security Guard Shot Outside Sport City Cafe In MesquiteA security guard was shot after he got caught in the crossfire of a shootout outside a Mesquite sports bar.
Texas Man Could Face Trial In Oklahoma Crash that Killed 4Prosecutors have presented evidence to send a Texas man charged with multiple counts of first-degree manslaughter to trial in the September 2014 deaths of four college softball players.
Dallas Man Admits Pouring Gasoline On Dog, Setting It On FireA Dallas man is behind bars after setting a dog on fire.
Police: Dallas Teen Forced Kidnap Victim To Take DrugsA teenage drug dealer is in custody after police say he kidnapped a woman and forced her to ingest LSD and cocaine while interrogating her.
Van Zandt County Officials Capture Dangerous Inmate After Brief EscapeAccording to police, 47-year-old Jay Scott McEvers was captured Thursday morning after escaping from the Van Zandt county jail Wednesday night.