Dallas County Prosecutors To Decide On Other Charges For Ex-Officer Convicted Of MurderJordan Edwards' family said the jury that convicted former Balch Springs officer Roy Oliver of murder, was too lenient in the punishment, deciding on 15 years in prison.
Jury Sentences Former North Texas Officer To 15 Years In Prison For MurderAt 9:36 p.m. Wednesday, the jury sentenced Roy Oliver to 15 years in prison and a fine of $10,000 for the murder of Jordan Edwards.
Former North Texas Officer Found Guilty Of Murder Of Teenager"I just want to say I’m happy. It’s been a hard year. I’m just really happy," said Jordan Edwards' father Odell Edwards.
'He's Dead, Please Don't Shoot Me': Body Cam Video From Teen Shooting Shown At Former Texas Officer's TrialA Balch Springs officer testified Monday he prayed with Jordan Edwards' brother while Jordan was dying from a gunshot wound to the head.
Woman Shares Story Of Run-In With Officer Who Shot, Killed TeenMonique Arredondo will testify before a Dallas grand jury about her encounter with ex-Balch Springs police officer Roy Oliver.
Body Cam Video Shows Officer Use Taser On Handcuffed SuspectThe incident happened in Balch Springs in 2016.
Rally Held At Dallas Courthouse To Honor Teen Killed By PoliceSupporters gathered on the steps of the Dallas County courthouse Saturday to honor Jordan Edwards, who was killed by a Balch Springs police officer.
Balch Springs Officer Who Killed Teen Turns Himself InThe ex-Balch Springs police officer accused of killing Jordan Edward, 15, outside a party was charged with murder on Friday after a warrant was issued for his arrest.
Democrats Criticize Texas Governor's Reaction To Police ShootingTop Texas Democrats decried Gov. Greg Abbott's muted response to the fatal shooting of a black teenager by a white police officer outside a Balch Springs house party, which follows his far more spirited response to stabbings at the University of Texas and the shooting of a paramedic.
City Of Balch Springs Facing Racial Backlash After ShootingThe Dallas suburb where a white police officer shot and killed a black teenager as he left a party has a population that's just 20-percent white but a police department that's 80-percent white.
Teen's Shooting First High-Profile Case For New Dallas DAThe fatal shooting of a black teen by a white police officer in a Dallas suburb has prompted some concerns about whether a new district attorney's investigation will be transparent and thorough.
After Firing, More Calls For Charges Against Balch Springs OfficerThe Balch Springs police officer who shot and killed a 15-year-old high school freshman this past weekend is now out of a job and under investigation.