Trial Begins For Former Balch Springs Officer Accused In Teen MurderThe jury has been called in and the murder trial of former Balch Springs police officer Roy Oliver has begun. Oliver shot and killed teenager Jordan Edwards in 2017.
Lawyers: Balch Springs Officer Who Killed Teen Was Protecting His PartnerAfter a court hearing today defense attorney's said former officer Roy Oliver was protecting his partner when he fired at a car and killed Jordan Edwards.
Change Of Venue For Ex-Texas Officer Accused In Teen Murder DeniedAttorneys for the former Balch Springs police officer accused of killing an unarmed 15-year-old argued the murder trial for their client should be moved from Dallas County -- a judge disagreed.
48 Roosters Seized After Dallas Police Raid CockfightA search for a stolen vehicle led to Dallas police discovering a cockfight in progress Sunday, the SPCA of Texas says.
Trial For Ex-Balch Springs Officer Accused In Teen Murder MovedThe January trial for a white former Balch Springs police officer fired and charged with murder after killing an unarmed black teen has been delayed.
Ex-Officer Who Shot Unarmed Teen Had History Of AggressionA former Balch Springs police officer fired and charged with murder after killing an unarmed black teen has a long history of hostile and aggressive behavior, according to a court record filed Thursday.
Former Balch Springs Police Officer Indicted For MurderA former Balch Springs Police officer has been indicted by a Dallas Grand Jury for murder in the death of 15-year old Jordan Edwards.
Former Balch Springs Officer Turns Self In On Second ChargeA grand jury in Dallas has indicted the former Balch Springs police officer already facing a murder charge for shooting and killing an unarmed 15-year-old back in April.
Former Officer Who Killed Texas Teen At Center Of Grand Jury HearingA grand jury is meeting right now to decide whether a former Balch Springs police officer should face a new charge, in addition to ones he’s already facing in connection with the shooting death of North Texas teenager Jordan Edwards earlier this year.
Mother Of Texas Teen Killed By Police Asks To Join LawsuitThe mother of a black 15-year-old shot and killed by a white suburban Dallas police officer has asked to intervene in a civil rights lawsuit filed by the boy's father.
Crowd Makes Demands To Dallas DA About Dead TeenLeaders within the Dallas community and The Next Generation Action Network put together a rally Tuesday night on the steps of the Crowley Court House to make demands and sound off about their frustrations following the Balch Spring police shooting death of 15-year-old Jordan Edwards.
Family Sues Texas Officer, Department In 15-Year-Old's DeathThe family of a black 15-year-old shot and killed by a white Balch Springs police officer is accusing the police department of inadequately training the officer and ignoring warning signs that he was prone to erratic behavior.