AMARILLO, Texas — A former Amarillo-area sheriff's deputy, church volunteer, and Tae Kwon Do instructor who used his various positions of power to sexually exploit and abuse children has been sentenced to life in federal prison, the U.S. Attorney's Office announced Friday.
AMARILLO, Texas — An Amarillo drug dealer who sold a fatal dose of heroin has been sentenced to 20 years in federal prison, federal prosecutors announced yesterday. Three other co-defendants were also sentenced to a combined 20 years.
LUBBOCK, Texas — A Lubbock Police Department officer bought a ride-on princess carriage for a girl whose bike was stolen and returned broken — warming hearts across the Texas panhandle.
LUBBOCK, Texas — An off-duty Lubbock Police Department officer rescued an elderly woman from a house fire on Sunday, the department announced today on Facebook in highlighting the officer's actions.
LUBBOCK, Texas — A Texas man has been sentenced to 60 years in federal prison on two counts of production of child pornography.
LUBBOCK, Texas — The Lubbock Police Department has charged a man with murder in connection with an overnight shooting that occurred near 50th Street and Bangor Avenue.
ABILENE, Texas — A Dyess Air Force Base airmen was arrested and charged with possessing child pornography, the Abilene Police Department announced today.
LUBBOCK, Texas — Members of the Lubbock Police Department and Texas Anti Gang Center arrested 22-year-old Derik Edmond in connection with the shooting death of 17-year-old Christopher Jolly.
LUBBOCK, Texas — The Texas Alcoholic Beverage Commission (TABC) has canceled the permit for a popular Lubbock nightclub following a double-fatal shooting on New Year's Day, the agency announced last Friday.
PLAINVIEW, Texas — A Plainview teen was struck by a pickup truck while crossing Farm-to-Market (FM) 400 early Monday morning, according to the Texas Department of Public Safety.
LUBBOCK, Texas — 48-year-old Matthew C. Courtney pled guilty last week to two counts of robbery by force, violence, or intimidation.
ASPERMONT, Texas — A 14,500-acre "sportman's paradise" has been listed in Texas' big ranch country at $13.2 million, the listing agency, according to Whitetail Properties Real Estate, which is marketing the property.
SAN ANGELO, Texas (U.S. Attorney's Office, Northern District of Texas) — A federal grand jury has indicted San Angelo’s former Chief of Police for public corruption following an investigation by the FBI Dallas Field Office, announced U.S. Attorney for the Northern District of Texas Erin Nealy Cox.
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.
LUBBOCK, Texas — A firearms trafficker who stole guns from a Lubbock pawn shop was sentenced to 2.5 years in federal prison following an investigation by the ATF Lubbock Field Office, announced U.S. Attorney for the Northern District of Texas Erin Nealy Cox.
LUBBOCK, Texas — A Lubbock Police Department officer and a Lubbock Fire Department firefighter were struck and killed while working two crash scenes on Interstate 27 on Saturday morning during hazardous weather and driving conditions.
LUBBOCK, Texas — A Lubbock man was arrested and charged with capital murder after police say he placed a 10-month-old baby in a backpack and left her in his car trunk where she tragically died.
ARLINGTON, Texas — Two north Texas woman were killed in a two-vehicle crash on Monday night in the Texas panhandle, according to police.
AMARILLO, Texas (by Jolie McCullough, the Texas Tribune) — In the ongoing chaos of hemp’s legalization that has sent marijuana prosecutions plummeting, Texas has encountered a 3,350-pound problem.
LUBBOCK, Texas — An eight-year-old Lubbock child was killed in a two-vehicle crash early Thursday morning, according to the Texas Department of Public Safety.
AMARILLO, Texas — A Florida man was arrested transporting 3,350 pounds of marijuana through the Texas panhandle late last week, according to the Texas Department of Public Safety.
NOLAN COUNTY, Texas — Three people were killed in a head-on collision in Nolan County after police say a motorist attempted to pass an 18-wheeler in a no-passing zone on Sunday.
AUSTIN, Texas – The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) has added Steve Garcia Lopez to the Texas 10 Most Wanted Sex Offenders list, with a cash reward of up to $3,000 for information leading to his capture.
AMARILLO, Texas — Texas Department of Public Safety troopers seized 140 pounds of marijuana and 11 pounds of assorted THC products during a traffic stop in the Texas panhandle on Monday, according to the department.
LUBBOCK, Texas – Rodolfo Ortiz Gonzalez, 54, a Texas 10 Most Wanted Fugitive, was captured on Sept. 6 in Lubbock, Texas.
AUSTIN, Texas – The reward for Carlos Rafael Benitez, 31, a Texas 10 Most Wanted Fugitive and September’s featured fugitive, is increased to $10,000 for information leading to his capture if the tip comes in during the month of September.
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.
LUBBOCK, Texas — Authorities say a tragedy was averted after a grandmother in Lubbock reported her grandson had planned a mass shooting at an area hotel.
SEMINOLE, Texas — A West Texas deputy was stabbed Monday morning by a man wanted for murder in the stabbing of a Tennessee couple, according to Texas Department of Public Safety which is investigating the officer-involved shooting.
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.
AMARILLO, Texas — A wrong-way driver is suspected of being intoxicated when he slammed into another vehicle head-on in the Texas Panhandle on Saturday — leaving four dead, including a father and two of his children and critically injuring another child.
AMARILLO, Texas – The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) seized 102 pounds of marijuana Saturday, after a Texas Highway Patrol Trooper stopped a vehicle in Oldham County.
LEVELLAND, Texas – The Texas Department of Public Safety is asking for the public’s help in solving the 1993 disappearance of Stephane Meeks Henderson, and an increased reward of up to $6,000 is being offered for information that leads to the arrest of those responsible if the tip is receiv…
AMARILLO, Texas — Two Californians were arrested following a Texas traffic stop in which they were found to be in possession of marijuana, THC products, and fentanyl, according to the Texas Department of Public Safety.
AMARILLO, Texas — The Texas A&M Forest Service estimates two large fires in the Texas Panhandle are at 50-percent containment.
EASTLAND, Texas — Police say two children were not wearing their seat belts when they were ejected from a vehicle after veered into the median on Interstate 20 on Saturday.
MIDLAND, Texas — A Midland Police Department officer was shot and killed by a homeowner who mistook him for a burglar early Tuesday morning.
LUBBOCK, Texas — The Lubbock Police Department says nearly $62,000 has been reported stolen from victims likely throughout the State of Texas in an ongoing fraud case.
AMARILLO, Texas — Texas Department of Public Safety troopers discovered methamphetamine inside a vehicle's gas tank last week after a traffic stop in Carson County.
DALLAS, Texas — Nearly 500 pounds of marijuana was discovered in an RV that was traveling from California to Dallas, Texas, on Sunday, according to the Texas Department of Public Safety.
AMARILLO, Texas — Texas Department of Public Safety troopers seized over 3,400 pounds of marijuana and over 2,400 pounds of THC products during a traffic stop last week, DPS announced earlier today.
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…
LUBBOCK, Texas — The Lubbock Police Department is seeking the whereabouts of 30-year-old Arthur Lee Manahan in connection with the shooting death of 21-year-old Ashaundre Grimes.
AMARILLO, Texas — Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) troopers discovered more than 50 pounds of methamphetamine inside a vehicle's tires during a traffic stop late last month.
LUBBOCK, Texas — A Guatemalan man pled guilty before a federal judge earlier today to bank robbery through the threatened use of a pipe bomb, according to a release from the U.S. Attorney's Office in the Northern District of Texas.