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Pallavi Dhawan was arrested for the murder of her 10-year-old son (credit: Frisco Police Department)

Family Wants Frisco Mother Accused Of Killing Son Cleared

A Frisco father is asking police to drop the murder charge against his wife. Pallavi Dhawan is accused of killing her son in February, but the family says a recently completed autopsy helps prove her innocence.

CBS 11–03/06/2014

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UNT Partners With Denton Sheriff’s Office To Build Crime Lab

When the Denton County population reaches 1,000,000 the state will require the county to have its own medical examiner and crime lab. In preparing for that a unique partnership has been proposed.

CBSDFW.COM–11/21/2013

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Police Recover Skeletal Remains In Rockwall

Dallas police recovered human skeletal remains near the East Bridge, in the 2000 block of Highway 66 in Rockwall, Friday evening.

09/28/2013

Flames from a burning fire. (credit: Getty Images/Paul Ellis/AFP)

Garland Firefighters Find Dead Woman Inside Burned Townhome

Firefighters battling a 2-alarm house fire Sunday in Garland found a woman dead inside the townhome.

09/08/2013

These are the remains of Highland East Junior High School in Moore, OK after a devastating tornado hit the area on May 20, 2013.  (credit: Kimberly Bivens)

Tornado Twists Through Oklahoma Taking Lives

The Oklahoma state medical examiner’s office says at least 24 people were killed in Monday’s massive Oklahoma tornado. The death toll is expected to rise.

05/20/2013

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Two Dead After Wrong-Way Driver Crash In Denton

Two people were killed Saturday morning in a four-vehicle crash on Interstate 35W at FM 2449 in Denton.

05/04/2013

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Man Dies After Gunfire Exchange Near Terrell

A North Texas man has died after being shot during an exchange of gunfire with officers responding to a call about someone with a gun on a road.

04/28/2013

The now deceased Derrick Birdow is the suspect in the beating death of Greater Sweethome Missionary Baptist Church Pastor Danny Kirk Sr. (credit: Tarrant Co. Sheriff's Office)

Forest Hill Pastor’s Killer Died From PCP Ingestion

The man who rammed his car into a Fort Worth area church and beat the pastor to death died of PCP ingestion while in custody, the Tarrant County medical examiner ruled on Tuesday.

02/13/2013

Photo of a Dallas Police Department squad car. (credit: Dallas Police Department)

Family’s Call For Help Ends With Son’s Death In Police Custody

A Dallas man died in the custody of police, and a family wants answers.

10/10/2012

Liban Jama, 26, is charged with murdering a family member on Feb. 4, 2012. (Credit: Arlington PD)

Arlington PD: Man Charged With Killing Family Member

Arlington Police arrested a 26-year-old man and charged him with murder shortly after finding a woman in her sixties dead inside her apartment Saturday, department spokeswoman Tiara Richard said.

02/04/2012

A body was found in the Trinity River under a bridge at Malloy Bridge Road on Jan. 31, 2012. (Credit: Google Maps)

Body Found In Trinity May Be Man Who Jumped In During Chase

Dallas County authorities suspect a body found in the Trinity River Tuesday morning may be a man who jumped in while eluding police during a chase on Jan. 9.

01/31/2012

A light of a tanning bed glows blue. (credit: Donald Miralle/Getty Images)

Sansom Park Woman Found Dead On Tanning Bed

The Tarrant County medical examiner is awaiting the results of toxicology reports to determine what killed Rhonda Waits, 46, who was found lying face down in a tanning bed inside her home.

01/23/2012

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