Irving Police Remember Officer Aubrey Hawkins On 20th Anniversary Of Line-Of-Duty DeathSeven escaped convicts were in the midst of committing an aggravated robbery and ambushed Officer Hawkins, killing him before he could get out of his police car.
U.S. Supreme Court Won't Hear Case Of 'Texas Seven' Randy HalprinHe was among seven escaped Texas inmates who went on a month-long reign of terror starting around Christmas 2000, today the Supreme Court declined to take up the case of death row inmate Randy Halprin.
Execution Delayed Again For Texas 7 Death Row Inmate Patrick MurphyJust days before he was set to die for murdering an Irving police officer in 2000, death row inmate Patrick Murphy will have his execution delayed for the second time this year.
Despite Ongoing Appeal, Execution Date Set For 'Texas 7' InmateHe was part of the "Texas 7" -- a group of escaped prisoners who killed an Irving police officer. Now an execution date has been set for inmate Randy Halprin.
Slain Officer Aubrey Hawkins' Son Furious Over SCOTUS Decision To Block Patrick Murphy Execution“It is embarrassing, this is such a cut and dry case. They are guilty for several crimes even before killing my father and there is no question about it," said Andrew Hawkins.
US Supreme Court Delays Patrick Murphy Execution Due To Religious Discrimination ClaimThe U.S. Supreme Court has delayed the execution of Texas inmate Patrick Murphy, who claimed religious discrimination over use of spiritual adviser.
2nd To Last Texas 7 Death Row Inmate Patrick Murphy Says Life Should Be Spared: 'I Think It's About Vengeance'Patrick Murphy, set to be executed Thursday, was in a getaway car in front of the store when the other escapees were confronted in the back by Irving Officer Aubrey Hawkins, who was shot 11 times.
Member Of 'Texas 7' Gang Executed For Officer's KillingJoseph Garcia received a lethal injection at the state penitentiary in Huntsville for the December 2000 shooting death of 29-year-old Irving police officer Aubrey Hawkins.
Member Of 'Texas 7' Prison-Break Gang Set For Execution"Texas 7" prison escapee and now death row inmate Joseph Garcia is slated to die by lethal injection Tuesday at the state penitentiary in Huntsville.
"Texas 7" Gang Member Loses Federal AppealThe 5th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals has rejected an appeal from a death row inmate who was part of the notorious "Texas 7" gang of escaped prisoners.
"Texas 7" Gang Member Gets August Execution DateA death row inmate who was part of the notorious "Texas 7" gang of escaped prisoners has received an execution date.
Three Irving Officers MemorializedOfficers, city employees and the families of the fallen marched together down city streets and attended the somber ceremony.
'Texas 7' Gang Member Set For February Execution One of the infamous "Texas 7" gang of escapees now has an execution date.
Appeal Rejected For ‘Texas 7’ InmateDonald Newbury, one of the so-called 'Texas 7' prison escapees sent to death row for the 2000 slaying of a Dallas area police officer, has lost another appeal.
SCOTUS Death Row Review Cases Include "Texas 7" MemberThe U.S. Supreme Court has sent the cases of six Texas death row inmates, including one of the infamous "Texas 7" gang of escapees, back to a lower court for reviews of whether appeal attorneys let them down.