Texas Inmate Travis Runnels Executed For 2003 Killing Of Prison SupervisorTravis Runnels, 46, was convicted of slashing the throat of 38-year-old Stanley Wiley on January 29, 2003 because he hadn't gotten a job transfer in the prison.
Inmate Who Slit Throat Of Prison Supervisor While Serving Time For Dallas Crime Set To Be ExecutedHe was found guilty of a crime in Dallas and sent to a prison in Amarillo where he cut the throat of a supervisor. Tonight Travis Runnels is scheduled to be put to death.
Cartel Killer, Hector Acosta Sentenced To Death In Shooting, Beheading Of Arlington RoommateA Tarrant County jury sentenced convicted killer Hector Acosta to the death penalty for the September 2017 murders of Erick Zelaya and 17-year-old Iris Chirinos in Arlington.
Texas Appeals Court Commutes Death Sentence Of Convicted Killer Bobby James MooreBobby James Moore was sentenced to death for the 1980 shotgun slaying of 72-year-old Houston supermarket clerk James McCarble.
Hector Acosta-Ojeda Found Guilty Of Capital Murder In Shooting, Beheading Of Arlington RoommateProsecutors will seek the death penalty when testimony begins Wednesday on sentencing.
Texan Ronald Lee Haskell Sentenced To Death For Killing 6 Members Of Ex-Wife's FamilyJurors sentenced Ronald Lee Haskell after deliberating for little more than four hours.
Murdered Sikh Deputy Sandeep Dhaliwal Remembered For His Compassion, Helping OthersHarris County Sheriff Ed Gonzalez said Dhaliwal was “a man of dedication, faith, love and compassion.”
Robert Solis Could Face Death Penalty In Shooting Death Of Harris County Deputy Sandeep Dhaliwal; Held Without BondDistrict Judge Chris Morton said Monday that, if convicted, 47-year-old Solis could face the death penalty.
Texas Prosecutors Seek Death Penalty Against MMA Fighter Cedric Marks For Double MurderMarks was indicted for the murders of Jenna Scott, 28, and Michael Swearingin, 32, two friends who were killed on January 3 at a home in Killeen.
Dallas Criminal Defense Attorney Says Capital Murder Conviction Likely For El Paso Mass ShooterWhile he’s only an observer of this case, Dallas attorney David Finn says he believes any defense of Patrick Crusius would have to be based on a distorted state of mind.
Help El Paso Shooting Survivors By Donating Blood, Feeding First RespondersNorth Texans are helping with recovery efforts after Saturday’s attack in majority-Hispanic El Paso, which left at least 22 people dead.
WATCH: Friend Of El Paso Gunman's Grandparents Reads Family's Statement Regarding Mass ShootingA friend of the El Paso gunman's grandparents read the family's statement in regard to their grandson's involvement in the shooting that left multiple people dead Saturday.
Prosecutors To Seek Death Penalty For Alleged El Paso Gunman Patrick Crusius; US Attorney Investigating As Domestic TerrorismThe El Paso district attorney will the seek the death penalty for Patrick Crusius, who is suspected of killing at least 20 people and injuring dozens more near a shopping mall on Saturday, officials said.
U.S. Federal Government Resumes Death Penalty, Schedules 5 ExecutionsFor the first time since 2003, the U.S. federal government will resume executing death-row inmates.
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.