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Teacher Accused Of Indecency With Child

A Dallas Independent School District teacher is accused of making a student expose herself to him.

04/01/2014

Timothy Earl Wesley (credit: Tarrant County Jail)

Grand Prairie Man Sentenced To 60 Years For Child Abuse

A 49-year-old Grand Prairie man was sentenced to 60 years in prison without parole for repeatedly sexually abusing a young relative.

03/06/2014

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Dallas Man Pleads Guilty To Sex Trafficking Of Children

Keith Williams, aka “Chucky Blood,” 24, of Dallas, appeared in federal court Tuesday and pleaded guilty, before U.S. Magistrate Judge Paul D. Stickney, to one count of sex trafficking of children.

02/26/2014

Anthony Lee Evans, 33, was arrested on Thursday in Big Spring; and Texas 10 Most Wanted Sex Offender Alonzo Bradley Jr., 40, was arrested Sunday in Texarkana, Texas.Anthony Lee Evans, 33, was arrested on Thursday in Big Spring; and Texas 10 Most Wanted Sex Offender Alonzo Bradley Jr., 40, was arrested Sunday in Texarkana, Texas. (credit: Texas Department of Public Safety)

Texas 10 Most Wanted Fugitive, Sex Offender Arrested

Two men on the Texas 10 Most Wanted list were captured this month.

02/18/2014

Jonathan Helm (credit: Tarrant County Sheriff's Office)

Ex-Deputy Sentenced To Prison For Impregnating Teen Girl

A former Tarrant County Sheriff’s deputy has been sentenced to the maximum time in prison for sexually assaulting a teenage girl.

CBS 11–01/16/2014

Thomas Jefferson Smallwood, Jr was sentenced to 50 years in prison for for devising an elaborate, deviant scheme to blackmail a teenage girl into having sex with him numerous times in 2012. (credit: Arlington Police Dept.)

Grand Prairie Man Blackmails Teen Into Sex; Gets 50 Years

Judge George Gallagher sentenced a 49-year-old Grand Prairie man to 50 years in prison on Friday for devising an elaborate, deviant scheme to blackmail a teenage girl into having sex with him numerous times last year.

10/25/2013

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BOLO: Police Need Help Identifying 2 Suspects In SMU Incidents

University Park police are asking for the public’s help identifying the two men pictured in the sketch above.

10/03/2013

Ronald Fay Schermerhorn (image from Tarrant Co Criminal District Attorney's Office)

Arlington Man Sentenced To Life For Sexual Abuse Of 4 Girls

A North Texas man has been sentenced to life in prison for sexually assaulting four young girls, including one who’s mentally disabled.

07/10/2013

Mugshot of Mark Vincent Holton (via Tarrant Co District Attorney)

Jury Gives Keller Man 75-Years For Sexual Abuse Of Girl

Jurors deliberated for over an hour before handing a Keller man 75-years in prison, without parole, for sexually abusing a female relative – on a daily basis – for two years.

06/26/2013

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Texas Programs Try Prostitute Rehab Instead Of Jail

Kathryn Griffin Grinan is a former prostitute who now dons a business suit and heels as she transforms her non-profit into a taxpayer-funded program that is teaming up with Texas law enforcement and courts to reform women.

06/26/2013

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Texas Judge Backs Order On Boy Scout Abuse Files

A Texas judge has reaffirmed an earlier ruling requiring the Boy Scouts of America to turn over “perversion” files kept on abuse claims, though it’s unlikely that will happen soon.

01/30/2013

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Order Lets Boy Scouts Keep New Abuse Files Private

The Irving-based Boy Scouts of America has won a stay of a court order that would have required them to turn over more than two decades of files the group kept on sexual abuse complaints.

11/30/2012

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