Tarrant County District Attorney

Claude "C.J." Spillman (image via Tarrant Co. Sheriff Dept.)

Former Cowboys Safety C.J. Spillman Charged With Sexual Assault

NFL free agent C.J. Spillman has been charged with sexual assault for an incident that occurred at the Dallas Cowboys’ team hotel in September, according to the Tarrant Co DA’s office.

07/01/2015

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No Charges For Student Who Wrote About Killing Classmates

A Northwest ISD student will not face any charges for a story he wrote and posted about torturing and killing students.

04/01/2015

Ruben Garcia Villalpando

Cell Phone Footage Of Grapevine Police Shooting Suspect Emerges

There’s new information about cell phone video taken shortly after a Euless police officer shot an unarmed man.

03/14/2015

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Woman Admits She Lied, But Insists Former Fort Worth Officer Did Rape Her

A woman who said a Fort Worth police officer raped her when she was 13 acknowledged on the witness stand Thursday that she lied in part of her testimony against him in 1995, but still insisted the officer was guilty of the attack.

08/14/2014

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Fort Worth Teen Gets Life For Sexual Assault

A Texas jury has sentenced a Fort Worth teen to life in prison for raping a woman and stabbing her 19 times.

07/10/2014

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Fort Worth Man Gets 30 Years For Injuring 22-Month-Old Baby

It took jurors less than two hours to convict Samuel James Gray of causing serious bodily injury to a child. Prosecutors believe Gray gravely injured his ex-girlfriend’s son by either shaking the baby or striking the boy’s head against a surface.

CBSDFW.COM–06/24/2014

Empty seats for jurors in a courtroom. (credit: AP Photo)

Officials: Beware Of Tarrant County Jury Duty Scam

The Tarrant County DA’s office is warning residents about an ongoing telephone scam that can trick people into paying phony fines to avoid being arrested for missing jury duty.

06/04/2014

Johnny Calvin Scott (Credit: Tarrant County District Attorney)

Man Sentenced To Life For Killing Pregnant Girlfriend

A 22-year-old homeless man has been sentenced to life in prison without parole for killing his pregnant girlfriend and her unborn baby in 2012.

05/05/2014

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Man With Long History Of Sex Crimes Sentenced To 70 Years

A convicted pedophile whose sex crimes date back decades has been sentenced to prison, again. The 70-year sentence effectively amounts to a life sentence for 69-year-old Lloyd Gibson.

04/15/2014

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Task Force Reveals Findings on Homeowner Shot by Police

The Tarrant County District Attorney’s office and Fort Worth Police Department have released new public records in the case of an officer involved shooting during a home burglary call.

02/05/2014

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Family Mistrusts Judge, Agrees To Teen Murder Plea Deal

A Fort Worth teen, who killed classmate Nicholas Anderson with a claw hammer, has been sentenced to 26 years behind bars. The family of the murdered teen agreed to a plea deal because they did not trust Judge Jean Boyd’s judgment had their been a trial.

CBS 11–01/22/2014

Mugshot of Luis Alfredo Perez. (credit: Tarrant Co. District Attorney's Office)

Man Gets 50 Years For Killing Ex-Girlfriend’s Mom

A judge has sentenced a North Texas man to 50 years in prison for killing his ex-girlfriend’s mother.

CBSDFW.COM–02/20/2013

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