Former Dallas County School Superintendent Rick Sorrells Sentenced To 7 YearsFederal Judge Barbara Lynn has sentenced former Dallas County School Superintendent Rick Sorrells to seven years in federal prison for bribery.
4 Years In Prison For Texas Man Who Pointed Laser At DPS HelicopterA Houston man will spend four years in federal prison after admitting to pointing a laser at a Texas Department of Public Safety helicopter last year.
Former Texas Police Chief Geovani Hernandez Sentenced To 20 Years In Prison For Drug TraffickingGiovani Hernandez, of McAllen, was convicted of numerous drug charges in March, including attempting to aid and abet possession with intent to distribute.
Texan Gets Life For Leading Meth Drug RingA 38-year-old Central Texas man was sentenced to life in federal prison for leading a drug trafficking ring.
Drug Trafficker Darius Fields, Implicated In Kidnapping Of North Texas Teen Shavon Randle, Sentenced To 18 Years In PrisonLocal law enforcement has named Darius Fields a “person of interest” in the Randle case, but has not charged Fields in connection with the the teen's murder.
Former Trump Campaign Chairman Paul Manafort Sentenced To 47 Months In Prison For Tax, Bank FraudProsecutors had recommended a sentence of between 19.5 to 24 years behind bars.
Former Texas Congressman Stockman Gets 10 Years In Prison For ConspiracyFormer Texas Rep. Steve Stockman will serve 10 years in federal prison for conspiring to bilk at least $775,000 from conservative foundations that intended the donations for charities and voter education.
North Texas Woman Convicted Of Illegal Voting Ordered To Federal PrisonCrystal Mason has been sentenced to 10 months in federal prison for violating her parole from a fraud case by casting a ballot.
Prison Worker In Texas Guilty Of Scamming Inmate RelativesA federal prison worker in Texas has pleaded guilty to scamming relatives of some inmates by soliciting cash and saying the funds would help get their loved ones released early.
Texas Minister, Family Sentenced In Hurricane Relief Fraud CaseWalter Diggles, 66, the former executive director of the Deep East Texas Council of Governments, was sentenced Tuesday to nine years behind bars.
Senator Cornyn Makes The Case For Prison ReformTexas Senator John Cornyn says he has a smart crime plan that starts with support programs for prisoners.
Man Who Robbed 12 Dallas Area Banks In 4 Months Sentenced To PrisonTimothy Thomas was on supervised release for a previous bank robbery conviction at the time of the Dallas area robberies.
Texas Woman Pleads Guilty In Fake Nurse CaseProsecutors say a woman with no medical training faces up to five years in federal prison after she faked being a registered nurse at five medical facilities in Texas.
Husband, Wife Get Prison For East Texas Synthetic Drug RingProsecutors say an east Texas woman and her husband have been sentenced to federal prison for running a synthetic marijuana trafficking ring.
Texas Drug Ring Leader Gets 35 Years, Must Pay $37MProsecutors say the leader of a West Texas-based drug trafficking ring must serve 35 years in federal prison and pay nearly $37 million to the government.