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Investigations
Thursday, Feb 4, 2016 Share
Abandoned Cars at D/FW Airport Could Pose Security Threat

Abandoned Cars at D/FW Airport Could Pose Security Threat

NBC 5 Investigates went undercover and caught drivers leaving cars abandoned right in front of airport terminals at Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport -- and sometimes police don’t seem to respond to stop it. Read More

Airport Security
Thursday, Feb 4, 2016 Share
Homeland Security Investigating Missing Airport ID Badges

Homeland Security Investigating Missing Airport ID Badges

An NBC 5 investigation prompted Homeland Security to test 24 of the largest U.S. airports to see enough is being done to minimize risks about missing identification badges. Read More

Investigations
Tuesday, Jan 26, 2016 Share
Fire Investigators Watch NBC5 Investigation and Discuss

Fire Investigators Watch NBC5 Investigation and Discuss "Closed Door" Message

Hundreds of fire investigators from across Texas watched our NBC 5 Investigates reports at the North Texas Fire Investigators Association Conference in Richardson. Fire marshals talked about ways to start sharing the "close... Read More

Investigations
Monday, Aug 17, 2015 Share
Number of Unvaccinated Kids on the Rise in DFW

Number of Unvaccinated Kids on the Rise in DFW

An NBC 5 Investigation finds more and more parents in North Texas are saying “no” to vaccines. Read More

Investigations
Wednesday, Jan 13, 2016 Share
New Information on Driver in Big Rig Police Chase

New Information on Driver in Big Rig Police Chase

NBC 5 Investigates has learned the man behind the wheel of an 18-wheeler that led authorities on a pursuit through several North Texas counties Wednesday was the trucker assigned to drive that big rig. Read More

Investigations
Monday, Jan 11, 2016 Share
UIL Working on New System to Track Concussions

UIL Working on New System to Track Concussions

Local school district uses data to reduce concussions in high school football. Read More

Hidden Threat: The Kissing Bug
Thursday, Jan 7, 2016 Share
Hidden Threat: The Kissing Bug

Hidden Threat: The Kissing Bug

State health officials tell NBC 5 Investigates The Kissing Bug has infected at least a dozen Texans with a parasite that causes Chagas disease, a disease typically found in the tropics.

Investigations
Sunday, Dec 27, 2015 Share
NWS Office Scrambled Staff to Cover Tornadoes

NWS Office Scrambled Staff to Cover Tornadoes

NBC 5 Investigates has learned staffing shortages at the local Dallas-Fort Worth National Weather Service office left forecasters scrambling to cover Saturday’s tornado outbreak and could slow the process of completing damage... Read More

Airport Security
Monday, Dec 21, 2015 Share
Airline Employees Warned of More Security Screening

Airline Employees Warned of More Security Screening

Travelers flying this holiday week aren't the only ones who will face tighter security. Read More

Injured Heroes, Broken Promises
Friday, Dec 18, 2015 Share
Injured Heroes, Broken Promises Documentary

Injured Heroes, Broken Promises Documentary

NBC 5 News broadcast a special half-hour documentary: Injured Heroes, Broken Promises. Read More

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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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