Victim Advocates Applaud Dallas County DA For Seeking Death Penalty For Accused Serial Killer Billy ChemirmirBilly Chemirmir has been indicted for 12 murders and accused of seven more in lawsuits.
Tarrant County DA's Office Has Dismissed More Than 200 Marijuana Possession Cases This MonthThe new Texas law legalizing hemp, distinguishes hemp from marijuana by defining it as cannabis with less than .3 percent THC. The problem is most crime labs can't tell how much THC is in a product.
Dallas County DA Investigating Deadly Shooting Of Auto Theft Suspect By Farmers Branch Officer Who Remains HospitalizedDallas Police detectives from the Special Investigations Unit are still interviewing witnesses and will interview the involved officer once he is released from the hospital.
'Okay To Steal': Gov. Abbott, Police Associations Denounce Dallas County DA's Criminal Reform PlanFrom North Texas to the Texas Capitol, leaders are coming together in opposition of Dallas County district attorney John Creuzot's plan for criminal justice reform that is aimed at ending mass incarcerations.
Dallas County District Attorney John Creuzot Announces He Won't Prosecute 'Low-Level' CrimesCreuzot's office is in the process of dropping many of those cases. He's already dismissed more than 1,000 drug possession cases during his first three months in office.
Democrat John Creuzot Hopes To Unseat Republican Faith Johnson As Dallas County DAIf elected, Creuzot said he wants to change the way nonviolent offenders are handled by the judicial system.
After Being Appointed Dallas County DA, Faith Johnson Now Hopes To Be ElectedThe incumbent, Republican Faith Johnson is hoping to be elected nearly two years after Governor Greg Abbott appointed her to replace Susan Hawk who resigned.
Botham Jean's Parents Return To Dallas To Speak With DA: 'There Are Some Questions I Had Before That Have Been Answered'Botham Jean’s parents met with the Dallas County District Attorney Tuesday to get a progress report on the investigation into the deadly shooting of their son.
Council Member On Officer Shooting Investigation: DA 'Screwing This Up'A Dallas city councilman is demanding 911 calls and any police videos be released in the case involving former officer Amber Guyger's deadly shooting of Botham Jean in his apartment last month.
Former Dallas Officer Who Shot Unarmed Man May Face Another TrialThe Dallas County District Attorney's Office says it plans to retry a former suburban Dallas police officer for the shooting of an unarmed m
Multiple Criminal Defense Lawyers See No Crime In Off-Duty Officer ShootingCriminal defense lawyers CBS 11 talked to at the Dallas County Courthouse describe the Texas Rangers warrant as "weak on motive or intent."
Irving City Council Vote On $44M Payment To Toyota Music Factory Developer DelayedSources say the city council has decided Wednesday evening to remove the vote from Thursday night’s agenda. It’s unclear why that decision was made.
Dallas Man Goes To Jail After Voter Fraud PleaMiguel Hernandez pleaded guilty to a single count of using an unlawful method of returning a marked ballot.
Fired Mesquite Officer’s Attorney: ‘Politics And Fear' Led To DismissalAttorneys for the former Mesquite police officer charged with aggravated assault by a public servant for shooting an unarmed man say he did nothing wrong.
Grand Jury Indicts Former Mesquite Police Officer In ShootingMesquite Police Chief Charles Cato fired Officer Derick Wiley on November 29. Wiley is charged with aggravated assault by a public servant.