AUSTIN, Texas — The Texas Department of Public Safety is increasing its presence at the Texas-Louisiana state border and has established COVID-19 checkpoints and screenings for all Louisiana travelers entering the state.
TEXARKANA, Texas — The Texarkana Police Department arrested a 39-year-old man on Wednesday after he allegedly created a fake news report of positive COVID-19 cases at the Bi-State Jail and posted that story to Facebook.
TEXARKANA, Texas — 60-year-old William Johnson Springer, a registered sex offender, was named in an indictment returned by a federal grand jury earlier this week — charging him with possessing child pornography.
CROCKETT, Texas — A SILVER Alert issued for 79-year-old Faye Lynn Paul, also known as Faye Lynn Weisinger, continues Sunday, according to the Texas Department of Public Safety.
TEXARKANA, Texas — A northeast Texas booster club treasurer has been sentenced to federal prison in a wire fraud case that resulted in the theft of more than $60,000 from a high school showstoppers booster club.
TYLER, Texas — Nine east Texas residents have been arrested and charged with various federal methamphetamine trafficking and firearms violations, the U.S. Attorney's Office in the Eastern District of Texas announced.
TYLER, Texas — A 57-year-old Longview, Texas man has been sentenced for federal violations in the Eastern District of Texas, announced U.S. Attorney Joseph D. Brown today.
BIG SPRING, Texas (by Edgar Walters, the Texas Tribune) — Three Texas towns recently voted in favor of anti-abortion ordinances, extending the reach of a campaign to create “sanctuary cities for the unborn” across the state.
TYLER, Texas — The Texas Department of Family and Protective Services (DFPS) is seeking the public's assistance locating a missing three-year-old child.
CARTHAGE, Texas — An east Texas deputy was shot and killed during a traffic stop early Tuesday morning and the suspected gunman was later arrested in Shreveport, Louisiana, following a high-speed chase.
PALESTINE, Texas — An East Texas father was arrested and charged with capital murder in connection with the death of his four-month-old infant, according to the Palestine Police Department. The child's mother was also arrested and charged with endangering a child.
DALLAS, Texas — Three search warrants were executed this morning in Dallas County in connection with an ongoing investigation into a drug trafficking and money laundering organization, the target of Operation Dirty Bird.
PITTSBURG, Texas — An approximate 18,000-square-foot East Texas estate of late-Pilgrim's Pride founder Bo Pilgrim will hit the auction block on October 15.
MARSHALL, Texas — An East Texas high school student was tragically killed after hitting a feral hog just north of Marshall, Texas, this morning.
LUFKIN, Texas — A suspected bank robber died after crashing at a high-rate of speed during a police chase on Thursday, according to the Lufkin Police Department.
AUSTIN, Texas – Consumers and businesses are urged to reduce their electricity use on Thursday, Sept. 5 and Friday, Sept. 6, especially during the hours of 2 to 7 p.m.
DALLAS, Texas — A Shreveport, Lousiaiana, man was sentenced to 50 years in prison for sex trafficking a 14-year-old Texas girl — 18 more years than he was originally sentenced before winning an appeal in the United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit.
AUSTIN, Texas – The reward for Leonard Dee Taylor, 47, a Texas 10 Most Wanted Sex Offender and this month’s featured fugitive, has been increased to $8,000 for information leading to his capture if the tip comes in during the month of August. Taylor is wanted for failure to comply with sex o…
LUFKIN, Texas — Police in Lufkin, Texas, believe they have identified a woman in a now-viral video who licked Blue Bell ice cream and returned it to a Walmart freezer.
TEXARKANA, Texas — An elderly woman held a man she found hiding beside her bed at gunpoint, long enough to stall him until police arrived and apprehended him in the woman's backyard.
LEAGUE CITY, Texas — An Amber Alert has been issued for a 2-year-old boy from League City after his parents failed to turn him over to the Child Protective Services last week, as ordered by a judge.
HOUSTON, Texas – The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) has added Leonard Dee Taylor, 47, to the Texas 10 Most Wanted Sex Offenders list, and a cash reward up to $3,000 is now being offered for information leading to his capture.
HOUSTON, Texas — A Houston man was arrested in connection with jewelry store burglaries in Southeast and North Texas, the Texas Department of Public Safety announced earlier today.
PALESTINE, Texas — An Anderson County grand jury has returned multiple first-degree felony indictments in connection with a robbery last month where a man bound the store clerk and a customer and lit one of them on fire.
TYLER, Texas — Two men were killed in a head-on crash involving a charter bus with Brook Hill High School students on Sunday morning in Tyler.
TEXARKANA, Texas — A 45-year-old Wake Village man turned himself in to police on Sunday after allegedly striking a police vehicle that was conducting a separate DWI investigation and fleeing the scene.
KILGORE, Texas — Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) troopers seized more than 200 pounds of marijuana and more than 80 pounds of marijuana edibles during a traffic stop on Sunday.
DALLAS, Texas — Approximately 200 firefighters from across Texas are enroute to California to aid in fighting three major wildfires which have claimed the lives of at least 29 people, injured several firefighters, destroyed more than 6,700 structures, and prompted evacuations for approximate…
SHELBY COUNTY, Texas — An East Texas man was arrested after an undercover operation revealed he wanted to kill, sexually assault, and cannibalize an underage girl, details of which were revealed in an arrest warrant affidavit which first obtained by KTRE.
HOUSTON, Texas — Three family members have been sentenced to more than four years in federal prison and ordered to repay nearly $2.3 million in funds intended for hurricane relief efforts.
HAWKINS, Texas — An East Texas man has been added to the Texas Department of Public Safety's Texas 10 Most Wanted Fugitives list.
LONGVIEW, Texas — The Longview Police Department is asking for the public's assistance identifying an aggravated robbery suspect who robbed a Chase bank earlier today.
VAN ZANDT COUNTY, Texas — A Van Zandt County Sheriff's Office deputy and his K-9 partner seized 220 pounds of marijuana during a traffic stop yesterday, according to the sheriff's office in a press release.
TYLER, Texas — Firefighters in East Texas discovered a marijuana grow room while fighting a structure fire yesterday morning.
PRAIRIE VIEW, Texas — The man suspected of shooting and killing a Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) trooper earlier today has been captured, according to Navarro County Emergency Management officials.
HENDERSON COUNTY, Texas — A Henderson County woman was arrested Thursday morning in connection with the shooting deaths of her two children and charged with capital murder of a person under the age of 10.
LONGVIEW, Texas — 20-year-old Tristan Griffith was arreste d yesterday after police responded to the 100 block of East Hawkins Parkway on a report of criminal trespass.
DALLAS, Texas — A Dallas man has been arrested and is facing charges in connection with a "sophisticated" credit card skimming and gas theft scheme which resulted in consumer and business losses in excess of $500,000, according to the Carrollton Police Department which announced the arrest.
LONGVIEW, Texas — The Longview Police Department is investigating the shooting death of a 22-year-old man early Sunday morning.
SMITH COUNTY, Texas — Three people were arrested Thursday after a pursuit of a stolen Ford Raptor, turned foot chase, turned hours-long standoff in Smith County.
ATHENS, Texas — Trinity Valley Community College students, faculty, and alumni are mourning the loss of two freshman football players after they were killed in an early-morning crash on Monday.
LUFKIN, Texas — An East Texas kindergarten teacher has been sentenced to prison after pleading guilty to charges in connection with having sex with several high school students.39-year-old Heather Robertson of Lufkin, Texas, had been a teacher in the Hudson Independent School District for 13…
TYLER, Texas — A Tyler Fire Department captain and his wife were tragically killed in an early-morning wreck in Arkansas on Saturday.