Violence

Mug shot: Thomas Olivas

Man Sentenced To Life After Brutal Slayings

A 31-year-old man was sentenced to life in prison without parole for viciously stabbing a woman who wanted him to pay child support and then setting fire to his illegitimate son, killing them both.

10/02/2014

(credit: Texas Dept. of Family and Protective Services)

State Welfare Workers Fired After Child’s Death

Three child welfare employees have been fired and additional investigators have been assigned to Travis County after a 2-year-old boy whose questionable care long had been known to authorities was found dead last month in a southeast Austin field

10/02/2014

Mug Shot: Neola Louise Robinson (credit: Tarrant County Jail)

Woman Sentenced To 18 Years For Killing, Burying Hubby In Front Yard

A 63-year-old Pelican Bay woman who strangled her husband and buried him in their front yard was sentenced to 18 years in prison.

09/15/2014

Nail polish (credit: by Chelsea Lauren/Getty Images for NYX Cosmetics)

New Nail Polish May Detect Date-Rape Drugs

Undercover Colors nail polish changes color when in contact with Rohypnol, Xanax and GHB so a person knows when to drink or dump a beverage.

08/26/2014

(credit: CBSDFW.COM)

DPD Diffused Violent Shooting Protest Situation 2 Years Ago

It has been a tense week in Missouri where authorities have been dealing with violence from some protestors, almost nightly. It was just two short years ago when Dallas seemed to be teetering on the edge of a similar situation.

CBSDFW.COM–08/18/2014

Jason Bishop (credit: Sue Henry)

Alleged Brutality In Denton Jail

Police are investigating a Denton jailer are an accusation of brutality.

07/24/2014

"Here in North Texas we don’t turn our backs on children," said Dallas County Judge Clay Jenkins during a press conference. (credit: CBS 11 News)

Judge Shares Preliminary Plan To Shelter 2,000 Migrant Children

Dallas County Judge Clay Jenkins announced three viable locations where about 2,000 immigrant children will seek refuge when they arrive in Dallas.

07/03/2014

Ivan Lopez (Photo: CBS News)

Army: Fort Hood Suspect Had Requested Leave

The rampage at Fort Hood that left three dead and 16 wounded last week was related to the shooter’s request for leave from the Army post.

04/07/2014

(credit: Chuck Schechner/KRLD)

Man Shot While Driving Baffled As To Why

A Fort Worth man is wondering why someone targeted his car, apparently shooting at him as he drove his car at the intersection of Beach Street near Long Street early Friday morning.

03/14/2014

Running back Ray Rice #27 of the Baltimore Ravens (credit: Patrick Smith/Getty Images)

Keidel: Ray Rice Another Crack In NFL Shield

Even by the pro athlete’s subterranean standards, the Ray Rice video was shocking. He made no effort to heal or cradle or care for his unconscious fiancee.

02/21/2014

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

fights page

School District Looking Into Campus Fights Posted On Facebook

Schoolyard fights are nothing new. While most last just seconds they can now live forever online. A Facebook page called “Fort Worth Fights,” was created last year and spotlights fight after fight taking place at different Fort Worth ISD schools.

CBS 11–01/15/2014

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