22-Year-Old Texas Babysitter Gets Life For Molesting BoysProsecutors say a 22-year-old East Texas babysitter sentenced to life in prison for molesting two boys gave the victims prizes to stay quiet about the sex abuse.
Priest's Son Gets Life In Prison In Death Of Family MembersThe 20-year-old son of an Episcopal priest has been sentenced to life in prison without parole in the 2015 killings of his parents and 5-year-old brother at their Texas apartment.
Dallas Man Sentenced To 75 Years For MurderBenjamin Newman accelerated his vehicle directly into the men he had just had the confrontation with, killing one.
Pope To Visit Mexican Prison Next Month"This was the biggest drug den in Ciudad Juarez," Chihuahua state prison director Jorge Bissuet Galarza said.
Ex-NFL Running Back Lawrence Phillips Found Dead In PrisonCalifornia prison officials say former NFL running back Lawrence Phillips has been found dead in his prison cell, and they suspect suicide.
Dallas Man Sentenced For Sex Trafficking Developmentally Disabled Teenage GirlA developmentally disabled teenage girl was deprived of food and held against her will in a hotel room.
Man Convicted In 1991 Texas Gay Slaying Leaves PrisonThe last of the 10 people serving time for the 1991 gay-bashing death of a Houston banker has left prison on parole.
Man Sentenced To Life In Prison For Texas Ice Pick SlayingA Texas man has been sentenced to life in prison for a 2014 slaying using an ice pick.
Plano Man Sentenced to 35 Years in Prison After Brutal RapeDerrick Mitchell must serve at least one-half of that sentence before becoming eligible for parole.
Gov. Abbott Takes Steps To Reduce Rape In Texas Prisons'Texas has taken significant steps to eliminate prison rape;' these are the words Governor Abbott wrote in a compliance letter to U.S. Attorney General, Loretta Lynch.
Thousands Of Drug Inmates Approved For Early Prison ReleaseDrug criminals once described by prosecutors as unrepentant repeat offenders are among those poised to benefit from new sentencing guidelines that are shrinking punishments for thousands of federal prisoners.
Whole Foods To Stop Selling Products Made By InmatesWhole Foods will stop selling products made using a prison labor program after a protest at one of its stores in Texas.