Judge Orders Texas To Lower Temperature In Sweltering PrisonTexas Department of Criminal Justice officials contended they provide showers, fans and ice water.
Ex-Con Charged With Capital Murder After Break-InJames Floyd Jr., 50, was arrested when police say he broke into the elderly couple's home last month, took their credit cards, beat and then shot them, and finally stole their car.
10 Affiliated With Prison Gang Arrested In 3 Texas Cities Federal prosecutors say 10 people affiliated with a Texas-based Latino prison gang have been arrested in a coordinated series of roundups in the Corpus Christi, Houston and San Antonio areas.
Report Finds U.S. Exonerations Rose Again In 2016The number of people exonerated in the U.S. rose again in 2016, with more than half of them involved in cases in which it was later determined no crime occurred, according to a report released Tuesday.
Hit Man In San Antonio Murder-For-Hire Slaying Set To DieA hitman hired to kill a woman in an insurance scam, is scheduled for lethal injection tomorrow.
Felons Cook Up Legit Business With ‘Cornbread Hustle’A post prison job placement firm called Cornbread Hustle teaches parolees how to become entrepreneurs.
Man Pleads Guilty To Conspiring To Kill HousekeeperCourt records show a man has pleaded guilty to conspiring to kill a housekeeper who was found fatally stabbed inside a Colleyville home where she worked.
Child Molester Pleads Guilty, Gets 30 Years In PrisonBryan Wayne Stewart, 36, of Red Oak, was sentenced to 30 years in prison without the possibility of parole after pleading guilty to continuous sexual abuse of a child.
Man Sentenced To Ten Years For Attempting To Entice A MinorDanny Ray Caudill, 55, of Lubbock was sentenced Monday to ten years in federal prison, following his guilty plea in September 2016 to one count of attempted enticement of a minor.
Texas Court Grants Appeal After 35 Years Without ConvictionA Texas district court of appeals panel says an inmate imprisoned for more than 35 years after his murder conviction was overturned should go free.
Disabled Hit-And-Run Victim Faces Double Leg AmputationJoey Salas is popular around Oak Cliff, not only as an advocate for the disabled but also for his involvement with the Tejano music scene.
Neighbors Shocked By Piano Teacher's Arrest For Child Sexual AssaultInvestigators say 45-year-old Broderick Arpon sexually assaulted children he taught in his home.