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.
The man who was once considered a person of interest in a series of rapes that terrorized South Dallas was released from jail Sunday morning.
Lake Highlands residents are breathing a sigh of relief, a day after Dallas police arrested the man they say is responsible for a string of sexual assaults in the area.
Dallas Police may have caught the serial rapist who has been terrorizing the Lake Highlands neighborhood.
A single donation has increased the reward for information on the recent rapes in Lake Highlands to $25,000. An anonymous donor has added $20,00 to the already $5,000 reward being offered by Crime Stoppers.
A former Fort Worth police officer pleaded guilty to five counts of sexual assault, Wednesday.