Governor Greg Abbott has signed into law a bill to update the Texas sex offender civil-commitment program and clarify when offenders face return to prison.
The Texas Department of Public Safety is offering a $5,000 reward for information leading to the arrest of a 24-year-old listed on the Texas 10 Most Wanted Sex Offenders list.
A registered sex offender who escaped and was captured in Oklahoma Friday morning is now suspected in an attempted robbery in Denton.
Police in Oklahoma have arrested a registered sex offender who escaped from a Fort Worth halfway house earlier this week. Charles Sprague was apprehended without incident.
A man listed as a “Texas 10 Most Wanted Sex Offender” by the Texas Department of Public Safety has turned himself in to authorities.
A Central Texas man in prison for not registering as a sex offender must serve 80 more years for trying to hire a hit man to kill the judge in his case.
A 31-year-old Burleson man has been sentenced 18 years in jail for sexually assaulting three women.
Police in Alvarado aren’t bending the rules for 89-year-old June Weeks, whose son is a registered sex offender.
A convicted felon on the Texas 10 Most Wanted sex offender list has been caught in North Texas. Ezekiel O’Neal Harris was captured at an apartment complex in Ennis.
A proposed Dallas city ordinance would prohibit registered sex offenders from living near places where children gather. The locations would include areas close to schools, playgrounds and parks.
One of Texas’ most wanted sex offenders has been captured in California and is waiting to be brought back to Texas.
The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) has added a North Texas man to the states 10 Most Wanted Sex Offender list. In addition to probation and parole violations Randy Hofstetter is wanted for failing to register as a sex offender with the state.