Family Identifies Cleaver-Wielding Man Killed By Denton Police As UNT Student Darius TarverThe family of a man shot and killed by Denton police during a confrontation at an apartment complex Tuesday morning has identified him as University of North Texas student Darius Tarver.
Denton Police: Suspect Wielding Cleaver, Frying Pan Shot Dead At Apartment Near UNTPolice in Denton say a man who allegedly charged officers, with a cleaver and frying pan in his hands, has been shot dead.
Taco Cabana Closing 19 Texas Restaurants, 8 In DFW Area Effective ImmediatelyThe eight restaurants closing in the DFW area include one in Allen, Dallas, Denton, Greenville, North Richland Hills and Hurst along with two in Frisco.
DFW Weather: Snow Falls In Parts Of North Texas, First Measurable Snowfall Since 2017With temperatures in the freezing mark, areas of the Metroplex such as Denton and Collin counties saw some snow accumulation.
Sheriffs Investigating Hummer Hit-And-Run On Parked Car In Denton County Courthouse Parking Lot Law enforcement officials are looking for a hit and run driver that struck a parked car with his Hummer in the Denton County Courthouse parking lot.
Father Drowns After Trying To Save 2 Kids Who Fell Off Boat Into Denton LakeOn Dec. 30, a 4-year-old boy — who had on the only life jacket — lost his fishing pole into the private lake on Chinn Road. An 11-year-old girl fell in trying to grab him, and their father fell in trying to get them both.
Counseling Center CEO To Open Denton Safe House For Male Victims Of Sex TraffickingThe CEO of Ranch Hands Rescue Counseling Center and Animal Sanctuary in Denton has announced his plan to open a safe house that will exclusively cater to male victims of sex trafficking.
Pump Failure Leads To City Of Denton Sewer Overflow At Hickory Creek Lift StationAn estimated 400,000 gallons of sanitary sewer water overflowed Sunday morning at the Hickory Creek Lift Station.
Denton Police Arrest Man In Possession Of Explosive Devices In Car, HomePilot Point police arrested and charged a man with possession of explosive materials while responding to a shots fired call early Friday morning.
Tanker Truck Hydroplanes, Crashes Along Interstate-35E In DentonDrivers across North Texas encountered problems out in the wet weather Friday morning -- including the driver of an 18-wheeler that crashed and jackknifed in Denton.
Denton Police Department Handing Out Free Gun Locks As Part Of Project ChildsafeThe Denton Police Department is handing out free gun locks — no questions asked — as part of Project Childsafe.
University Of North Texas Push For Change After Staff Member Used Racial Slur At Panel DiscussionUniversity of North Texas students are pushing for change after a staff member used a racial slur during a free speech panel discussion last week.
Friends Of Denton Deadly Crash Victims Share Grief, Details On Lives Lost: 'We Are All Devastated'Denton Police are still investigating what caused the crash and have not released their findings.
TxDOT Crews Pretreat Roadways Ahead Of Freezing TemperaturesCrews started spraying brine on major highways late Sunday in anticipation of Monday's arctic blast.
UNT Employee Resigns After Using Racial Slur During Panel Discussion On Hate SpeechA staff member of the University of North Texas System has resigned after she used a racial slur during a panel discussion on hate speech Thursday evening, the UNT president said.