North Texas FBI Crime Blotter For July 20-26Here's the latest weekly roundup of criminals caught, charged and sentenced by the Federal Bureau of Investigation, the country's principal federal law enforcement agency.
Dallas Fugitive Wanted For Capital Murder Captured in Mexico, Returned To DallasThe Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) has captured Mark Anthony Ponce, 26, a fugitive wanted for capital murder in Dallas County.
Beaumont Man Indicted For Bank Robbery Faces Up To 20 YearsClarence Richard Griffin was indicted by a federal grand jury Wednesday and charged with bank robbery.
Rep. John Ratcliffe: Former FBI Lawyer Lisa Page Said Obama DOJ Ordered FBI Not To Charge Hillary Clinton; No Russia CollusionUnited States Representative John Ratcliffe (R-TX) tweeted late Tuesday that, according to former Federal Bureau of Investigation lawyer Lisa Page, President Barack Obama's Department of Justice was influencing the FBI's investigation into the Hillary Clinton classified email investigation.
Three Pimps Convicted For Trafficking Of Multiple Underage GirlsFollowing a four-day trial, a federal jury convicted three men, last week, for their roles in a conspiracy to commit sex trafficking of underage girls.
Dallas County Twins Sentenced After Bilking $2.1M From InvestorsAccording to information presented in court, the Wagner brothers perpetrated what amounted to a Ponzi scheme that caused investors to lose over $2.1 million.
FBI Data Show Increase In Murder, Violent Crime In 2015The number of murders reported by local law enforcement agencies jumped by more than 10 percent in 2015 from the year before, according to crime data released by the FBI on Monday.
Marijuana Trafficker Sentenced To 4 Years In Federal PrisonA 45-year-old man who police say is responsible for trafficking millions in marijuana was sentenced to four years in federal prison.
FBI: 80 Percent Of Police Officers Are OverweightThe U.S. Federal Bureau of Investigation released a new statistic, which states 8 out of every 10 law enforcement members are overweight.
Explosion Inside Grand Prairie Home Prompts InvestigationThe Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives is looking into what caused an explosion in a Grand Prairie home around 4:30 p.m. Friday on Harrier Street.
Dallas FBI & Local Police Announce New Crime Task ForceThe Dallas office of the FBI announced a new task force will work with local police departments on violent crime. Police in Dallas and Garland are hoping their initiatives will help head off crime and be more cost-effective.
FBI: 105 Sexually Exploited Children RescuedA massive nationwide law enforcement sweep targeting child sex-trafficking resulted in the saving of 105 sexually exploited children and the arrest of more than 150 pimps and others, the FBI said Monday.
Watkins' No-Show Infuriates District Court JudgeDallas County District Attorney Craig Watkins refused to appear in court Thursday to answer allegations of prosecutorial misconduct and a possible FBI probe.
Dallas County DA's Office Creating Animal Abuse UnitThe abused animal situation in Dallas County is acute enough that commissioners are thinking about creating a special unit within the District Attorney’s office specifically to prosecute animal abuse cases.
FBI Seeking Individual With Child Sexual Predator InformationThe FBI is asking for the public’s help in identifying a suspected child sexual predator, and the victim may be living in the Dallas area.