Group Threatens To Sue Cities Over Sex Offender LawsDozens of Texas cities are seeing their sex offender residency restrictions challenged. The advocacy group Texas Voices for Reason and Justice said that it sent letters to 46 cities. At least a quarter of them are in North Texas.
Fugitive Texas Child Predator Arrested In New OrleansA Texas fugitive who was wanted for failing to register as a sex offender has been arrested in New Orleans.
Texas Sex Offender RegistryThis registry is maintained by the Texas Department of Public Safety.
Alvarado Halloween Ordinance For Sex Offenders Won't Be EnforcedThe ordinance requires a "Sex Offender Residence" sign to be displayed on their houses on Halloween.
Sex Offender Arrested After Being Seen Outside Kids Dance StudioAn instructor as KJ Dance studio said people had noticed a man lurking outside over the last few weeks but did not think much of the actions.
Texas Most-Wanted Convicted Sex Offender Caught In WyomingA convicted sex offender on the Texas Department of Public Safety 10 Most Wanted list has been captured in Wyoming.
Suspected North Texas Sex Offender Located & Captured In ArizonaU.S. Marshals say they have located a sex offender on the run from North Texas in southern Arizona.
Escaped North Texas Sex Offender Found Dead In S.C.Brent Allen Jozefkowicz cut off his ankle bracelet tracking device and walked away from a Fort Worth halfway house on August 4. He was found dead on a South Carolina Beach August 15.
16 Men Arrested In Online Child Solicitation StingPolice officers in Johnson County nabbed more than a dozen men accused of going online to meet underage boys and girls.
Dallas Man Sentenced For Child Sex TraffickingProsecutors say Taurean Jackson was sentenced last week to 22 1/2 years for conspiring to bring a Dallas-area girl to the New Orleans area for prostitution, and for obstructing a federal investigation.
Texas Law To Update Sex Offender-Civil Commitment ProgramGovernor 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.
Reward Offered For Sex Offender With North Texas TiesThe 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.