Southeast Alliance Community Care Team To Address Public Mental Health Response NeedsThe program’s efforts will include services to check in on residents with a history of mental health issues to ensure they are receiving the treatment and services needed.
Car In Swimming Pool Leads To Drug Bust, Gun Confiscation In Balch SpringsBalch Springs Police said a good Samaritan asked the driver if he was okay, and the driver ended up pointing a gun at the good Samaritan.
North Texas Police Officer Makes Appearance In Verizon Super Bowl CommercialA Balch Springs police officer made a big appearance in a Verizon commercial that debuted during Super Bowl 54 Sunday.
Balch Springs Police Seek Car Thieves Who Shot Good SamaritanPolice in Balch Springs are searching for two suspects who broke into a car and then shot a Good Samaritan who was trying to stop them.
18-Wheeler Hauling Vegetables Catches Fire On I-635A big rig carrying a load of vegetables caught fire while traveling on Interstate-635 in Balch Springs.
VIDEO: Balch Springs Officers Rescue Boy From Apartment FireA dramatic rescue was caught on police body-cam as Balch Springs officers caught a 10-year-old boy who jumped from a second-story window to escape an apartment fire.
Experts: Unusual Factors In Ex-Texas Officer's Murder ConvictionExperts say several factors seemed to stack up against former Balch Springs police officer Roy Oliver this week when, in an extremely rare outcome, he was convicted of murder.
Victim's Family Calls Ex-Texas Officer's 15-Year Sentence Too Short"He can actually see life again after 15 years and that's not enough because Jordan can't see life again."
Jordan Edwards: Teammates Remember Murdered Teen on the FieldFor those who knew and loved 15 year old Jordan Edwards, sorrow has never been farther than a memory away.
Convicted Former Texas Police Officer Back In Court For SentencingAfter spending the night in jail, now convicted former Balch Springs police officer Roy Oliver is back in a Dallas courtroom today, waiting to learn his punishment.
Jury Back At Work Deliberating Fate Of Former North Texas OfficerMore than 10 hours of deliberation and there is still no verdict in the Roy Oliver murder trial.
Jurors End First Day Of Deliberations In Roy Oliver CaseJurors deliberated for eight hours on Monday and around 8:00 p.m. decided to reconvene at 9:00 a.m.
Accused Of Murder, Former Balch Springs Officer Roy Oliver Trial Testimony EndsTrial testimony in the murder case against former Balch Springs police officer Roy Oliver is done.
No More Video: Parents Of Teen Killed By Former Texas Officer Leave CourtOdell and Charmaine Edwards slipped out of the courtroom. They didn't want to endure seeing and hearing, again, the moments before and after their son was shot and killed in front of his brothers.
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.