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Investigations
Thursday, Nov 19, 2015
'No Doubt' ISIS Recruits in NTX: Dallas FBI

'No Doubt' ISIS Recruits in NTX: Dallas FBI

The man in charge of the FBI office in Dallas says there’s no doubt ISIS is recruiting here in North Texas and acknowledges that changing tactics have made it harder to track terrorists online. Read More

Airport Security
Thursday, Nov 19, 2015
Concern Re-Ignites Over Missing Airport Security Badges

Concern Re-Ignites Over Missing Airport Security Badges

The investigation into a downed Russian plane has ignited concerns in the United States about potential threats posed by airport workers who can enter secure areas with little or no physical screening. Read More

Hidden Threat: The Kissing Bug
Tuesday, Nov 17, 2015
Hundreds of Texas Dogs Infected With Deadly Parasite

Hundreds of Texas Dogs Infected With Deadly Parasite

An NBC 5 investigation found hundreds of dogs in Texas are infected with the deadly parasite that causes Chagas disease. Read More

Hidden Threat: The Kissing Bug
Monday, Nov 16, 2015
Hidden Threat: The Kissing Bug and Chagas Disease

Hidden Threat: The Kissing Bug and Chagas Disease

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. Read More

Investigations
Tuesday, Nov 10, 2015
Life-Saving Message Omitted From Some Fire Safety Materials

Life-Saving Message Omitted From Some Fire Safety Materials

An NBC 5 investigation finds sleeping with your bedroom door closed may add seconds in a house fire. Read More

Investigations
Monday, Nov 9, 2015
Closed Doors Help Protect in House Fires: NBC 5 Investigates

Closed Doors Help Protect in House Fires: NBC 5 Investigates

NBC 5 Investigates the three words that could save your life when you go to sleep: Close the door. Read More

Investigations
Thursday, Oct 29, 2015
Some DFW Schools Skip Life-Saving Lessons

Some DFW Schools Skip Life-Saving Lessons

An NBC 5 investigation found many schools in Dallas-Fort Worth are skipping important security drills designed to teach kids how to survive a life-threatening crisis. Read More

Investigations
Monday, Oct 5, 2015
Thieves Break Into Cars Using High-Tech Gadgets

Thieves Break Into Cars Using High-Tech Gadgets

Detectives watching surveillance videos of car break-ins across the country have noticed an alarming trend: thieves opening locked doors as if they had an electronic remote. Read More

Wrong-Way Crashes
Thursday, Oct 1, 2015
TxDOT Promises Wrong-Way Changes After NBC 5 Investigation

TxDOT Promises Wrong-Way Changes After NBC 5 Investigation

TxDOT says 700 safety improvements are coming to Tarrant County roads just eight months after an NBC 5 investigation into wrong-way crashes. Read More

Investigations
Friday, Sep 25, 2015
NTX Grandmother Says She was Ripped Off By Roofer

NTX Grandmother Says She was Ripped Off By Roofer

A North Texas grandmother said she was ripped off by a rogue roofer. But when NBC 5 stepped in, she saw results. 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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