Fugitive Sought For Sexual Assault Of A Child Arrested At Juarez Lincoln International BridgeAlfredo Soto Martinez, 61, was arrested on Sunday, Sept. 19, at the Juarez Lincoln International Bridge.
Gov. Greg Abbott 'Getting Fire From Both Sides' Following Comments About New Abortion Law And RapeGovernor Greg Abbott's comments on the new fetal heartbeat law received national attention, but perhaps not the reaction he was looking for.
Gov. Greg Abbott Says Texas Aims To 'Eliminate All Rapists From The Streets' While Defending Abortion LawTexas Gov. Greg Abbott said the Heartbeat Act does not force rape and incest victims to give birth, even though it prohibits abortions before some women know they're pregnant.
Captured: Repeat Child Sex Offenders On Texas 10 Most Wanted List ArrestedBryant Keith Martin Jr., of Amarillo, was arrested on Aug. 16 in Amarillo. Joseph Darwin Watson, of Hamilton, was captured on Aug. 18 in Stephenville.
28-Year-Old Mexican Citizen Wanted For Rape Caught At Texas-Mexico Border Agents apprehended Jose Jorge Romanis Beltran on August 16 at the Colombia-Solidarity Bridge.
18-Year-Old Man Who Broke Into Plano Home And Raped Woman Sentenced To 55 Years In PrisonLaxavier Whittley then violently sexually assaulted the victim for over an hour. After that, he demanded money, jewelry, and firearms before he left.
Arrest Made In Case Of Rape, Murder Of Laura Marie Purchase 38 Years Ago Thirty-eight-years later to the day, Montgomery County Cold Case Detectives collected DNA from the man now charged with raping, strangling and setting Laura Marie Purchase on fire.
Convicted Rapist Henry Anthony Taylor And Child Sex Predator Marcus Lee Torres Added To Texas 10 Most Wanted List Two convicted sex offenders, Marcus Lee Torres and Henry Anthony Taylor are on the run.
13 Men Arrested For Online Solicitation Of A Minor In Collin CountyUnder Operation Hercules, investigators also seized electronic devices used by the suspects that will be forensically examined by the Child Exploitation Unit for evidence.
Federal Jury Convicts West Texas Man Felipe Mata-Benavidez Of Child Pornography CrimesThe FBI says Felipe Mata-Benavidez of Muleshoe attempted to rape an 11-year-old girl who he had forced to send lewd images to his phone.
Former Agent Accuses US Border Patrol Of Abuse And Corruption, Says She Doesn't Trust AgencyA former Border Patrol agent criticized the federal agency's internal culture, accusing it of promoting an environment of abuse and corruption.
Houston-Area Priest Manuel La Rosa-Lopez Pleads Guilty To Child Indecency CountsThe two counts La Rosa-Lopez pleaded guilty to arise from allegations made against him while he was a priest at Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Conroe, located just north of Houston.
DNA Match Leads To Dallas Man's Arrest For 1996 Slaying, Rape Of Boyle Heights Teen Gladys ArellanoA Dallas man was charged a man in connection with the murder and sexual assault of a Boyle Heights teen whose body was found in Malibu, California nearly 25 years ago.
More Women Come Forward, Alleging Harassment, Assault, Rape By Soldiers At Fort HoodAccusations of harassment and sexual assault at the Fort Hood Army base in Killeen continue. The latest accounts come from nearly a half-dozen women who say soldiers at the base have been committing crimes for years.
Student Who Says She Was Raped By SMU Football Player Sues UniversityShe claims SMU officials "permitted a campus condition rife with sexual assault and lacking the basic standards of support for victims as required by federal and state law."