Local Troops & Adventure Camps All A Part Of Boy Scouts Bankruptcy Reorganization PlanThe continued operation of local troops and national adventure camps are all a part of the Irving-based Boy Scouts of America bankruptcy reorganization plan.
West Texas Child Predator Michael Don Billups Sentenced To Life In Federal PrisonMichael Don Billups, 56, pleaded guilty in January to interstate transportation of a minor with intent to engage in criminal sexual activity.
Sex Abuse Victims Committee Wants Subpoenas Authorized For Boy Scouts RecordsThe Boy Scouts of America, based in Irving, Texas, sought bankruptcy protection in February in an effort to halt hundreds of individual lawsuits.
DPS Troopers Rescue 500 Missing, Exploited Or At-Risk Children Since Implementing New ProgramAfter little more than a decade, the Texas Department of Public Safety Highway Patrol Troopers has reached a milestone in child rescues.
Investigation Into Soldier Vanessa Guillen's Murder Widening, New Fort Hood Leadership AnnouncedGen. John Murray, commanding general of Army Futures Command, has been selected to “lead an in-depth investigation into the chain of command actions related to Spc. Vanessa Guillen,”
Congresswomen Call For Changes In Military After Texas Soldier Vanessa Guillen's MurderThree congresswomen joined about a dozen other women on Capitol Hill to demand systemic shifts in military culture following Spc. Vanessa Guillen's murder.
Texas Man Gets 60 Years In Prison For Child Sex Abuse, Producing Hundreds Of Child Porn ImagesDouglas Stephen Groover, 37, was sentenced after pleading guilty in February 2020 to two counts of production of child pornography.
Child Pornographer In Possession Of 90,000 Images Of Sexual Abuse, Exploitation Gets 25 Years After reviewing graphic images found on Robert Kessler's computer, law enforcement identified 6,200 known victims listed on the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children database.
FBI Seeking Potential Victims Of Clergy Abuse In North TexasThe FBI is seeking to identify victims who were persuaded or coerced into a sexual act by a member of the clergy in the North Texas region between 1985 and the present.
Parker County Man Arrested After Allegedly Sexually Assaulting Young Girl For 5 YearsA Parker County man was charged Friday with sexual assault of a child of whom he sexually abused for five years.
USA Gymnastics Offers $215M Settlement To Larry Nassar SurvivorsUSA Gymnastics is offering sexual abuse survivors $215 million to settle their claims against the organization in the wake of the Larry Nassar scandal.
Following Federal Arrest, 24-Year-Old Grapevine Man Now Jailed On Child Exploitation ChargeOn Sunday, Jan. 26, Grapevine police arrested 24-year-old Chansellor Hill for exploitation of a child following a federal arrest warrant issued from the Northern District of Texas.
Plano IT Engineer Found In Possession Of 18 Terabytes Of Child PornAuthorities in Collin County are investigating what they say is possibly the largest child pornography bust the county has ever seen.
Sex Abuse Lawsuit Filed In DC Against Boy Scouts Of AmericaThe lawsuit seeks to establish a venue for men across the U.S. to sue the Boy Scouts of America for allegedly failing to protect them from long-ago sexual abuse.
North Texan Paul Flanigan, Who Tried To Get Abortion For 12-Year-Old He Abused, Sentenced To 50 YearsFlanigan, 37, took the victim, the daughter of a former girlfriend, to Planned Parenthood in Dallas in an attempt to get an abortion in November 2018.