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Paramedics Consider Wearing Body Armor During Mass Shootings

Paramedics Consider Wearing Body Armor During Mass Shootings

The night of the shooting, 12 Dallas police and Dart Police officers where shot. Ten of them were transported in police cars and only two of them went to the hospital by ambulance. Read More

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Investigations
Friday, Jul 15, 2016
Huey Newton Gun Club Says Dallas Gunman Not a Member

Huey Newton Gun Club Says Dallas Gunman Not a Member

In an interview with NBC 5 Investigates, the head of Dallas' Huey P. Newton Gun Club says the gunman who ambushed and killed five Dallas police officers following a peaceful protest was not a member of their group despite... Read More

Investigations
Tuesday, Jul 12, 2016
El Centro Police Chief Describes Gun Battle Inside College

El Centro Police Chief Describes Gun Battle Inside College

El Centro's Police Chief Joseph Hannigan says his officers continued to fight despite their injuries. Read More

Investigations
Monday, Jul 11, 2016
New Information on Explosives Found in Gunman's Home

New Information on Explosives Found in Gunman's Home

At a news conference Monday, Dallas Police Chief David Brown described what he called a large stockpile of bomb making materials found during a search of Micah Xavier Johnson's home. Read More

Investigations
Sunday, Jul 10, 2016
New Details on How Gunman Planned, Trained for Attack

New Details on How Gunman Planned, Trained for Attack

A law enforcement source tells NBC 5 Investigates, during Thursday’s standoff, Johnson shared police conspiracy theories and said he wanted nothing to do with white officers. Read More

Investigations
Friday, Jul 8, 2016
Lone Gunman Laughed, Sang During Standoff: Sources

Lone Gunman Laughed, Sang During Standoff: Sources

A North Texas Army veteran has been identified as a gunman responsible for the deadly sniper attacks that killed five police officers and injured seven others after a protest in Dallas, according to authorities. Read More

Investigations
Tuesday, Jun 28, 2016
Istanbul Attack Highlights Concerns About "Soft Targets"

Istanbul Attack Highlights Concerns About "Soft Targets"

An apparent terror attack that killed dozens of people Tuesday at the Ataturk International Airport in Istanbul highlights a growing safety concern for airports around the world. Read More

Investigations
Thursday, Jun 2, 2016
TX Lawmakers Want More Help From Feds at Border

TX Lawmakers Want More Help From Feds at Border

Some Texas lawmakers said they’ll push for more help from federal agencies after an NBC 5 investigation uncovered records showing the Border Patrol is sometimes too slow to respond. Read More

Investigations
Tuesday, May 24, 2016
TxDOT Says No Guardrail Needed Despite Bus Driver's Death

TxDOT Says No Guardrail Needed Despite Bus Driver's Death

NBC 5 Investigates found 11 locations where an unprotected bridge post is just a few feet beyond where state and federal guidelines would recommend guardrails. At one of those locations, a DART bus driver died. Read More

Investigations
Monday, May 23, 2016
TxDOT Failing to Protect Drivers from Highway Hazard

TxDOT Failing to Protect Drivers from Highway Hazard

Across the Dallas-Fort Worth area, NBC 5 Investigates found places where concrete bridge supports sit in the open, unprotected, even though state and federal guidelines suggest guardrails should be installed to reduce the risk of a... Read More

Awards

2015

Lone Star Emmy Awards, Lone Star Chapter
Investigative Report Single Story: “Injured Heroes, Broken Promises”
Military: “Injured Heroes, Broken Promises”
Education/Schools: “The Texas High School Helmet Tracker”

The RTDNA Gannett Foundation
Al Neuharth Award for Investigative Journalism: “Injured Heroes, Broken Promises”

National Edward R. Murrow Award
Investigative Reporting
"Injured Heroes, Broken Promises"

National Edward R. Murrow Award
Continuing Coverage
"Fire in the Attic"

National Edward R. Murrow Award
News Series
"Injured Heroes, Broken Promises"

First Amendment Awards: Multimedia Project,
Society of Professional Journalists, Fort Worth Chapter
"Injured Heroes, Broken Promises"

First Amendment Awards: Best Investigation, Broadcast Large Market
Society of Professional Journalists, Fort Worth Chapter
"Injured Heroes, Broken Promises"

Texas AP Broadcasters Award: Best Investigation
"Injured Heroes, Broken Promises"

See all awards won by NBC 5 Investigates here.

 

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