$18M Worth Of Cocaine Found In Bananas Given To Texas PrisonAuthorities say bananas donated to a Texas prison turned out to have nearly $18 million worth of cocaine hidden inside the boxes.
Ex-Texas Parole Officer Faces Up To 20 Years Over PayoffsA former Texas parole officer faces up to 20 years in federal prison for accepting payoffs in exchange for letting other people provide urine samples for some convicts.
Texas Guard Charged With Assaulting Prisoner Who Later DiedA Texas prison guard is charged with assaulting an inmate who later died from his injuries.
Convicted Killer, Former Officer Roy Oliver Sent To Prison In HuntsvilleRoy Oliver was released from the Dallas County Jail and turned over to authorities at the Texas Department of Criminal Justice James “Jay” H. Byrd Unit in Huntsville, Texas early Monday morning.
David Medina, Most Wanted Sex Offender In Texas, Has Ties In Chicago, Authorities SayA convicted child molester from Texas, who is on that state’s 10 Most Wanted Sex Offenders list, could be in the Chicago area.
Texas Court Seeks To Clear Up Whether Inmate Wants To DieCondemned inmate John Ray Falk Jr. filed his own document last month seeking to get rid of his lawyers and "expedite this process with as much swiftness as this court might allow."
Fort Worth Gang Member To Die For Killing Girl, GrandmotherIce cream and birthday cake were being served at a 9-year-old girl's party when Erick Davila grabbed a laser-sighted semi-automatic rifle from the trunk of his car and opened fire.
Settlement Reached In Lawsuit Over Sweltering Texas PrisonA tentative settlement agreement has been reached in a civil rights lawsuit in which attorneys for inmates at a Southeast Texas prison said sweltering summer heat was endangering the inmates' health.