Texas will not comply with parts of a federal law designed to eliminate prison rape, Gov. Rick Perry said in a letter to the U.S. Attorney General, calling the rules too costly and an infringement on state rights.
A former Fort Campbell soldier convicted of raping and killing a teenage Iraqi girl and using a shotgun to kill her family has died in prison in Arizona.
Police arrested a criminal defense attorney at the Dallas County Courthouse on Wednesday.
30-year old Cesar Benitez is accused in three sexual assaults that happened in the Lake Highlands area last year. He was arrested in April and Dallas Police say his DNA matched the attacker.
Dallas police are investigating a sexual assault that happened in Uptown, early this morning. The attack happened in the 2200 block of Clark Street.
A woman whose childhood rapes by her uncle, an east Texas man, were captured on camera and widely traded on the Internet wants the Supreme Court to make it easier for victims of child pornography to receive restitution.
A McKinney man accused of using Craigslist to find his sexual assault victims has been convicted in the first of four sexual assault cases.
A man from Arlington was sentenced on Thursday to 75 years in prison for raping a 12-year-old girl in a field after she ran away from home back in March 2011.
An Irving man is now facing a possible death sentence after being convicted Tuesday of killing his children’s baby sitter to silence her from testifying that he raped her.
Investigators say a retired Harris County sheriff’s deputy has been arrested for sexually assaulting a young girl over several years.
Some students at UT Arlington say they are concerned about their safety.
An op-ed published in the SMU student newspaper is sparking a national conversation about rape and victim blaming.