3 Tarrant County Detention Officers Arrested After Alleged Assault By 1 That Put Inmate In HospitalAll three detention officers are suspended while criminal and internal investigations are ongoing.
Tarrant County Jail Inmate Collapses, Later Dies At HospitalThe inmate collapsed while walking through a housing pod at the Tarrant County Jail shortly after 10:00 p.m. on Wednesday, June 23.
Sheriff: Investigation Finds No Wrongdoing After Tarrant County Inmate Gives Birth UnnoticedAn inmate at Tarrant County jail who gave birth alone in her cell unnoticed had been checked on regularly, according to a sheriff's official who said an investigation found no wrongdoing by the correctional officers on duty.
Tarrant County Sheriff's Office Addresses Suicide, Birth And COVID-19 Death At Jail - All Within Last MonthThe Tarrant County Sheriff's Office took to Facebook Thursday to address recent incidents at the jail within the last month, and one of those events caused the jail to lose its certification with the state.
Watchdog Group Wants Tarrant County Sheriff’s Office Investigated After Decertification And Unattended Jail BirthA jail watchdog group is calling on commissioners to investigate the Tarrant County Sheriff’s Office after the jail temporarily lost certification and a woman, unbeknownst to corrections officers, gave birth in a jail cell.
Inmate Gives Birth In Fort Worth Jail Cell; Corrections Officers Were UnawareJail staff knew the woman was pregnant and were checking on her regularly, according to the Tarrant County Sheriff's Office.
Man Arrested After Allegedly Setting RV On Fire, Barricading Self In Garage In Tarrant CountyA man was arrested in Tarrant County late Monday evening after authorities said he reportedly set a recreational vehicle on fire before barricading himself in a garage, leading to a SWAT standoff.
Coronavirus In Texas: 41 Inmates At Tarrant County Jail Test Positive For COVID-19All inmates are in quarantine, doing well and being cared for by JPS medical staff, according to the Tarrant County Sheriff’s Office.
Coronavirus In Texas: 5 Tarrant County Jail Inmates, 1 Staffer Test Positive For COVID-19Five Tarrant County Jail inmates and one staff member have tested positive for the coronavirus, the Tarrant County Sheriff's Office announced Friday.
Coronavirus In Texas: First 2 Tarrant County Jail Inmates Test Positive For COVID-19For the first time, two inmates at the Tarrant County Jail have tested positive for the coronavirus.
Man On Surveillance In Surgical Mask Wanted For Robbery, Homicide At Tarrant County Convenience StoreWith the recent COVID-19 pandemic, the victim may not have been alarmed by someone entering the store wearing a surgical mask, the Sheriff's Office said.
Tarrant County Sheriff's Office Seek Hit-And-Run Driver Who Left Victim With Life-Threatening InjuriesThe Tarrant County Sheriff's Office is looking for a hit-and-run driver who left a victim with life threatening injuries in the middle of the street Tuesday night.
Police Seek Suspect In Super Big Country Mart Robbery, HomicideThe Tarrant County Sheriff’s Office is investigating after someone robbed, then shot and killed a clerk at the Super Big Country Mart.
Johnson County Community Recognizes 'Oldest Law Enforcement Officer In The World' For His ServiceHe's called the "Oldest Law Enforcement Officer" in the world, and at 97, Johnson County Sheriff’s Reserve Deputy Bill Hardin "feels pretty good for an old guy."
Man Wanted For Allegedly Killing Ex-Girlfriend At Her Job In HasletInvestigators are looking for Michael Sherrod Walker, Jr., 23 for allegedly shooting and killing his girlfriend days after they broke up.