A Texas agency is scrambling to relocate more than 100 sex offenders after two companies backed out of a contract to provide post-prison housing.
The Dallas City Council on Wednesday is debating a proposal to possibly regulate where the city’s registered sex offenders are permitted to live.
The Grapevine City Council passed an ordinance that bans sex offenders from living within 2,000 feet of wherever kids “commonly gather,” which is twice as restrictive as state law.
Registered sex offenders living in the Texas city of Alvarado are facing a strict ordinance on Halloween: Place two city-provided signs in front of their homes or face a $1,000 fine.
An operation to remove sex offenders or people from other countries with felony convictions has led to the arrest of 50 immigrants across Texas, federal authorities said Thursday.
Three online dating giants agreed to screen for sex offenders and take other safety steps after a woman was assaulted on a date.
The DPS has launched a Texas Top 10 Sex Offender list—and it includes three fugitives with ties to the Metroplex.