Denton Man Convicted Of Trafficking 17-Year-Old Girl; Faces Up To Life In PrisonAccording to evidence presented at court, William Adam Jonathan Smith met and befriended the 17-year-old victim in the summer of 2019.
Fort Worth Firefighter Suffers Minor Injuries In Early Morning House FireA Fort Worth firefighter sustained minor burn injuries Wednesday morning.
Frisco Choir Teacher Used Grindr App To Solicit Minors, Affidavit SaysAccording to the arrest affidavit, Yzquierdo was caught talking to undercover officers posing as teenagers in a "sexually explicit manner" on Grindr and through text messages.
Arlington Police Off To Busy Start, 7 Arrests In First Weekend Of 2020The Arlington Police Department is off to a busy start of the decade, with South Patrol officers making seven arrests this weekend after recovering numerous drugs and stolen guns.
Jefferson County Man Indicted On Child Pornography ViolationsA 39-year-old man from Beaumont was indicted for child pornography violations in the Eastern District of Texas.
Police Arrest 2 Teenagers In Connection To Garland ShootingGarland Police arrested two teenagers in connection to a Tuesday shooting that left a woman and girl injured.
Youth Development Coach Arrested For Improper Sexual Activity With Juvenile InmateA Youth Development Coach at Ron Jackson State Juvenile Correctional Complex was arrested for allegedly having sex with a minor in custody.
11 Men Arrested In Tarrant County For Soliciting Minors Online For SexOfficers used personal ads, covert social media and communication platforms to communicate with potential targets looking to have sex with a minor under the age of 17.
Girl, 11, Stopped For Speeding Says Her Mom Lets Her DriveAn 11-year-old Houston-area girl who was pulled over for speeding told police that her mother allows her to drive but that this was the first time without an adult.
Backpage.com Sex Trafficker Caught In Dominican RepublicA 28-year-old man who fled the country after he was charged with using Backpage.com for sex trafficking of a teenage girl in Texas is behind bars.
Backpage.com Operators Appear On California Pimping ChargesThe operators of an international website that advertises escort services face their first court appearances on California charges that they profited from aiding the trafficking of prostitutes, including minors.
Man From Fort Worth Convicted Of Producing Kiddie PornRonald Sweatt, 48, from Fort Worth was sentenced to 30 years in federal prison and 8 years of supervised release for child pornography offenses today.
Man Who Tried To Meet Minor For Sex Gets 10 YearsA 48-year-old man was sentenced to 10 years after he was arrested for trying to meet a 13-year-old for sex.
Facebook Agrees To Refunds On In-App Purchases By MinorsCourt documents show Facebook has agreed to allow users to request refunds of in-app purchases made by minors as part of a settlement of a class-action lawsuit.
Texas Junior College Educator Accused Of Soliciting MinorAn East Texas college professor has been accused of conversing with a 12-year-old girl online and trying to meet her for sex.