Bomb Threats Made Across Metroplex With Demands For Bitcoin PaymentsNumerous bomb threats, coupled with demands for Bitcoin payments were made against all types of locations across the metroplex Thursday.
Texas Woman Gets Prison In Virtual Kidnapping, Ransom ScamA Texas woman has been sentenced to more than seven years in federal prison for her role in what investigators called a "virtual kidnapping" extortion scam.
Man Accused Of Dining And Dashing On Multiple Dates, Pleads Not GuiltyA Southern California man accused of going on dates with women only to ditch them when the check came has pleaded not guilty to additional charges filed against him.
Police: Suspect Used Alligator To Threaten Kidnapped ManA relative told police she received a photograph of her nephew face down in a bathtub, the open-mouthed alligator on top of him.
North Texas Probation Officer Who Extorted Immigrants SentencedProsecutors say a probation officer in North Texas who extorted cash from Spanish-speaking immigrants after threatening deportation is headed to federal prison.
Ex-State Dept. Worker To Be Sentenced For 'Sextortion' SchemeSitting at a desk in the American embassy in London, a former U.S. State Department employee used his government-issued computer to prey on vulnerable young women and manipulate them into sharing nude photos.
DPD Receives $400K Grant; Cracks Down On CounterfeitersThe Dallas Police Department is joining an international effort to crack down on counterfeiters and the crimes they’re connected to.
Kesha, Producer Dr. Luke Trade Lawsuits Over Abuse ClaimsKesha and her mentor and producer filed dueling lawsuits Tuesday over the pop singer’s claims she was subjected to nearly a decade of sexual and emotional abuse.
North Texan & Ex-Detroit Mayor Sentenced To 28 Years In PrisonFormer Detroit Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick was sentenced Thursday to 28 years in prison for corruption.
Hill To Appeal Dallas Corruption ConvictionIt was the biggest corruption case in Dallas history, and former Mayor Pro Tem Don Hill is getting another chance to prove his innocence.
Man Faces Sentencing For Extorting RG3A former Baylor basketball player faces up to three years in prison at sentencing for attempting to extort $1 million from Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III.
Man Pleads Guilty To Extorting RG3Prosecutors say Hurd contacted one of Griffin's agents in June with a demand of $1 million in order not to release information damaging to the reputation of Griffin.