EL PASO, Texas (Texas Department of Public Safety) — A multi-agency effort, led by Homeland Security Investigations (HSI) and the Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS), has resulted in the recovery of 24 missing and/or runaway children throughout El Paso County and Ciudad Juarez, Mexico.
LEVELLAND, Texas — A Texas man who abducted a 9-year-old girl from a birthday party to engage in illicit sexual intercourse has been sentenced to more than 30 years in federal prison, the U.S. Attorney's Office in the Northern District of Texas announced today.
EL PASO, Texas — The aunt of a child who suffered brain damage, a collapsed lung, and a lacerated liver has been arrested and charged with injury to a child, the El Paso Police Department announced last week.
ODESSA, Texas (Odessa Police Department) — Odessa Police have made an arrest in connection to a 4-vehicle crash that occurred last night in North Odessa.
MIDLAND, Texas (U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement) — A former firefighter in Odessa, Texas, pleaded guilty Friday to possessing child pornography and using his cell phone on his employer’s network to access child pornography.
LUBBOCK, Texas (U.S. Attorney's Office, Northern District of Texas) — A Lubbock man who twice escaped from law enforcement custody has been sentenced to more than 35 years in federal prison for gun and drug crimes, announced Acting U.S. Attorney for the Northern District of Texas Prerak Shah.
DALLAS, Texas (U.S. Attorney's Office, Northern District of Texas) — A west Texas child predator was sentenced yesterday to life in federal prison, announced U.S. Attorney for the Northern District of Texas Erin Nealy Cox.
LAJITAS, Texas — A man fled to Mexico in an effort to evade authorities — leaving behind a truck, a firearm, several loaded magazines, and approximately 50 large bundles of marijuana.
BREWSTER COUNTY, Texas (Texas Parks and Wildlife) — While conducting aerial surveys for desert bighorn sheep in West Texas on Saturday, Aug. 8, three Texas Parks and Wildlife Department employees died in a helicopter crash on TPWD’s Black Gap Wildlife Management Area in Brewster County.
ODESSA, Texas — A man has been arrested after allegedly shooting another man in the face for intervening in domestic violence dispute.
EL PASO, Texas — A Texas pet groomer was arrested and charged with animal cruelty after allegedly "roughly" and "aggressively" grooming a puppy, causing its death.
EL PASO, Texas — An El Paso man was arrested on indecency with a child charges after allegedly engaging in sexual contact with a 12-year-odl girl for nearly two years, the El Paso Police Department announced Friday.
SEATTLE, Washington — A missing Texas woman was arrested in Washington on five federal counts of arson for allegedly setting fire to five Seattle Police Department vehicles during protests in May.
LUBBOCK, Texas — An Anton, Texas, woman was killed in a single-vehicle rollover crash in Lubbock County last night, according to the Texas Department of Public Safety.
ODESSA, Texas — Two pedestrians were struck and killed over the past two days on Odessa-area roads, according to the Texas Department of Public Safety.
MIDLAND, Texas — A former Monahans, Texas, police officer was sentenced to 87 months in federal prison for knowingly communicating and receiving sexually explicit images and videos from a minor female on social media.
ABILENE, Texas — UDPATE [May 6] — 13-year-old Jasmine Solis was located last night and returned to family, according to the Abilene Police Department.
ABILENE, Texas — The Abilene Police Department's Cyber Crimes Unit, along with the Texas Department of Public Safety, arrested two men on charges for promotion of child pornography.
ODESSA, Texas — A man sitting on the highway was struck and killed by a vehicle on Tuesday night, according to the Texas Department of Public Safety.
EL PASO, Texas — An El Paso Fire Department firefighter has tragically died after collapsing during physical training at his station, the department announced Tuesday night.
CROCKETT COUNTY, Texas — UPDATE [May 3] — The Holcombe Road Fire in Crockett and Val Verde Counties in west Texas is 100% contained, fire officials announced Saturday afternoon.
SEMINOLE, Texas — A Texas teen was killed and another injured in a single-vehicle rollover crash on Sunday, according to the Texas Department of Public Safety.
TRENT, Texas — A Breckenridge, Texas, man was killed in a single-vehicle crash just outside of Trent, Texas, early Saturday morning, according to the Texas Department of Public Safety.
EL PASO, Texas — UPDATE [Apr. 20] — A Crime Stoppers tip has led to the arrest of a man captured on video surveillance ambushing an elderly El Paso business owner and brutally beating him with brass knuckles during an aggravated robbery.
EL PASO, Texas — The manager of a hospital warehouse was arrested after police officer working extra duty spotted him loading boxes of N-95 masks into his personal vehicle, according to a press release from the El Paso Police Department earlier today.
EL PASO, Texas — An El Paso woman has been charged with murder after investigators learned she used her vehicle to strike her boyfriend during an argument — resulting in his death.
ODESSA, Texas — The driver of an 18-wheeler who allegedly caused a fatal crash last month has been arrested and charged with manslaughter and aggravated assault with a deadly weapon, according to police.
LUBBOCK, Texas — The Lubbock Police Department is investigating an early Saturday morning shooting that left two dead and two others hospitalized.
MIDLAND, Texas — Earlier today, a former west Texas middle choir director was sentenced to 97 months in federal prison, the U.S. Attorney's Office in the Western District of Texas announced.
ODESSA, Texas — The Odessa Police Department is investigating a man's death as a homicide after discovering his body in a Central Odessa alley last week, the Odessa Police Department announced today.
STANTON, Texas — A 25-year-old Louisiana man was killed in a two-vehicle crash in west Texas during "extremely foggy" conditions, according to the Texas Department of Public Safety.
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 — A Texas 10 Most Wanted fugitive, and Aryan Brotherhood of Texas gang member, was arrested in Missouri earlier this month, according to the Texas Department of Public Safety.
BARSTOW, Texas — Police say a driver fell asleep, crossed the center stripe of Interstate Highway 20 in west Texas, and struck another vehicle head on — killing two people and injuring four others.
EL PASO, Texas — More than a ton of marijuana, valued at over $2.1 million, was discovered and seized from two commercial loads entering the United States at the El Paso port of entry on Wednesday, January 29, 2020.
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.
MIDLAND, Texas — An alleged child predator wanted by the Federal Bureau of Investigations (FBI) has ties to west Texas and has an oilfield and welding background.
MIDLAND, Texas — Five teens are behind bars on various charges in connection with the death of missing Midland teen, 17-year-old Robert Duncan, in what investigators described as a drug deal gone bad.
EL PASO, Texas — A 17-year-old United States citizen was arrested attempting to smuggle more than 100 pounds of marijuana across the Texas-Mexico border last week.
MIDLAND, Texas (by Stacy Fernández , the Texas Tribune) — A proposal for a $569 million bond to build two new high school buildings in Midland failed by 25 votes in the November election, a margin slim enough it set off calls for a recount.
EL PASO, Texas — 53-year-old Benjamin Dominguez is the Texas Department of Public Safety's monthly featured fugitive and a reward for information leading to his capture has been raised to $8,500 for tips received during the month of December.
PRESIDIO, Texas — A convicted rapist was among 12 illegal immigrants captured in West Texas desert caves this past weekend, according to Border Patrol.