Trial For Ex-Balch Springs Officer Accused In Teen Murder MovedThe January trial for a white former Balch Springs police officer fired and charged with murder after killing an unarmed black teen has been delayed.
Ex-Officer Who Shot Unarmed Teen Had History Of AggressionA former Balch Springs police officer fired and charged with murder after killing an unarmed black teen has a long history of hostile and aggressive behavior, according to a court record filed Thursday.
New Charges For Ex-Balch Springs Officer Accused In Teen MurderThe former North Texas officer facing murder charges for shooting at a car full of teenagers and fatally wounding 15-year-old Jordan Edwards has now been formally charged in another case.
Former Balch Springs Officer Turns Self In On Second ChargeA grand jury in Dallas has indicted the former Balch Springs police officer already facing a murder charge for shooting and killing an unarmed 15-year-old back in April.
Former Officer Who Killed Texas Teen At Center Of Grand Jury HearingA grand jury is meeting right now to decide whether a former Balch Springs police officer should face a new charge, in addition to ones he’s already facing in connection with the shooting death of North Texas teenager Jordan Edwards earlier this year.
Mother Of Texas Teen Killed By Police Asks To Join LawsuitThe mother of a black 15-year-old shot and killed by a white suburban Dallas police officer has asked to intervene in a civil rights lawsuit filed by the boy's father.
Family Sues Texas Officer, Department In 15-Year-Old's DeathThe family of a black 15-year-old shot and killed by a white Balch Springs police officer is accusing the police department of inadequately training the officer and ignoring warning signs that he was prone to erratic behavior.
Balch Springs Officer Who Killed Teen Turns Himself InThe ex-Balch Springs police officer accused of killing Jordan Edward, 15, outside a party was charged with murder on Friday after a warrant was issued for his arrest.
Officer Who Fatally Shot Teen Had Once Been SuspendedRecords show that a Texas police officer who was fired for fatally shooting a teenager was briefly suspended in 2013 following a complaint about his conduct.
Democrats Criticize Texas Governor's Reaction To Police ShootingTop Texas Democrats decried Gov. Greg Abbott's muted response to the fatal shooting of a black teenager by a white police officer outside a Balch Springs house party, which follows his far more spirited response to stabbings at the University of Texas and the shooting of a paramedic.
City Of Balch Springs Facing Racial Backlash After ShootingThe Dallas suburb where a white police officer shot and killed a black teenager as he left a party has a population that's just 20-percent white but a police department that's 80-percent white.
Teen's Shooting First High-Profile Case For New Dallas DAThe fatal shooting of a black teen by a white police officer in a Dallas suburb has prompted some concerns about whether a new district attorney's investigation will be transparent and thorough.