Fort Worth Anti-Violence Group To Hold Anti-Bullying RoundtableThe founder of a Fort Worth anti-violence group has invited parents and community leaders to an event aimed at alleviating bullying in city schools.
Report: Texas Lax In Monitoring Nursing HomesA newspaper analysis says Texas has heavily reduced its enforcement of rules that govern the state's nursing homes, due in part to budget cuts, legislative changes and inspectors being discouraged from citing bad conditions.
Police: Dallas Mom Glued Daughter's Hands To WallDallas police arrested a woman they say beat and tortured her two-year-old daughter -- nearly to death. The toddler was taken to Children’s Medical Center Wednesday. Friday police released details of the alleged abuse.
Dallas Hospital Building Unit For Sexual Assault VictimsTexas Health Presbyterian Hospital Dallas is building a 3,000 square foot unit that will have space dedicated for the examination and protection of sexual assault victims.
R.L. Turner Teacher Charged With Sexual Assault Of ChildA 33-year-old Carrollton-Farmers Branch ISD teacher was charged with sexual assault of a child Friday, a spokesman said.
Video Catches Mother Encouraging Son To Fight BullyA video showing a Baltimore mother encouraging her son to fight another boy has drawn strong reactions locally from social workers and parents of bullied children.
Assault Suspect Free After Bond Lowered By $1.2 MillionMaria Escamilla says she was brutally beaten, stabbed and sexually assaulted by her ex-boyfriend Jose Arreola. And despite his bond initially being set at nearly $1.75 Million, he is now free after posting bail for less than one-third that amount.
Fatal Triple Shooting Hits Home For Domestic Assault VictimResident Veronica Galaviz, 38, spent Wednesday praying for officer Jillian Smith and Kimberly Carter’s families. The two were both shot and killed by Barnes Nettles, 38, during a triple shooting in Arlington Tuesday night.