Trinity Trails Attacker Gets Sentenced To 50 Years In PrisonJustin Lacey Ray, 23, was sentenced to 50 years for the September 2017 attack on a female jogger on the Trinity Trails, and 20 years for another attack two weeks prior. He will serve them concurrently.
Federal Inmates Guilty Of Escape From Beaumont Prison, Caught With Cell Phones And WhiskyJulian Villa-Gomez Lemus, 34, a Mexican national, and Robert Lloyd Young, 45, of Bruceville, Texas, each pleaded guilty to escaping from federal custody.
Authorities Begin Exoneration Process For Texas Man After DNA Leads To New ArrestAuthorities say they will begin the process to exonerate a Houston man who was convicted in a 2010 fatal stabbing that investigators now believe was committed by someone else.
Federal Prisoner Locked Up On Terror Charges Convicted For 2nd TimeProsecutors say a man imprisoned in Texas for terrorism has been convicted of trying to recruit fellow prisoners to join the Islamic State group and plan attacks in the United States.
Texas Mom Sent To Prison For Helping Son Escape From JailA San Antonio mother has been sentenced to 10 years in prison for helping her son and two other inmates escape from a county jail last year.
Transgender Women Fight Texas Law That Restricts Inmates From Changing NameThree transgender women have filed a lawsuit challenging a Texas law that bars federal prison inmates from legally changing their names while in custody and within two years after serving their sentence.
Texas Man Cleared After Serving 3 Years For Day Care AssaultA Texas judge has exonerated a former high school football player who served three years in prison after being accused of sexually assaulting a young boy at a day care when he was 18-years-old.
New Judge Assigned To Rodney Reed’s Execution CaseA new judge has been assigned to death row inmate Rodney Reed’s case a week after Texas’ highest criminal court canceled his execution scheduled earlier this month.
80 Years In Prison For Red Oak Man Who Repeatedly Sexually Assaulted GirlHe was found guilty on four counts of sexual assault of a child. Now a Red Oak man will spend more than half a century behind bars.
North Texas Soldier Pardoned After Serving 6 Years In Prison For 2nd-Degree MurderArmy First Lieutenant Clint Lorance arrived back home in Hunt County this weekend after President Trump pardoned his prison sentence for actions made as a combat leader in 2013.
Former White Supremacist Gang Member Justen Hall Executed For 2002 StrangulationFormer white supremacist gang member Justen Hall has been executed for strangling a West Texas woman over fears she would alert police about his drug operation.
Ex-Mayor Pro Tem Dwaine Caraway Behind Bars In DallasFormer Dallas Mayor Pro-Tem Dwaine Caraway has returned to Dallas and is behind bars at the county jail.
Texas Prosecutor Tosses Charges In 1992 Teen Double SlayingRichard Bryan Kussmaul was convicted of capital murder in 1994 for killing 17-year-old Leslie Murphy and 14-year-old Stephen Neighbors in a mobile home near Moody, about 100 miles south of Dallas. His conviction was vacated last year due to DNA evidence that cleared him of the deaths.
'Dangerous' Prison Escapee From Wyoming Potentially In Mesquite, Police SayThe Mesquite Police Department is warning the public of a Wyoming prison escapee potentially being in the area.
Former South Texas Judge Rudy Delgado Gets Prison For BriberyProsecutors say Rodolfo "Rudy" Delgado, while a state district court judge in Hidalgo County, took bribes for several years in return for favorable rulings.