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Jul 10, 2015 Share
North TX Man Billed $1,436 in Tolls for Car He Sold

North TX Man Billed $1,436 in Tolls for Car He Sold

A North Texas man is fighting the North Texas Tollway Authority over $1,436 in tolls for a car he insists he no longer owns. Read More

Investigations
Jul 8, 2015 Share
State Dept. Confirms Tarrant Co. Passport Case

State Dept. Confirms Tarrant Co. Passport Case

The U.S. Department of State on Wednesday confirmed it is investigating Tarrant County’s passport office and had ordered the county to stop taking passport applications but would say little else. Read More

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Jul 7, 2015 Share
Tarrant County Ordered to Stop Issuing Passports

Tarrant County Ordered to Stop Issuing Passports

In a highly unusual move, the U.S. State Department has ordered Tarrant County to indefinitely stop issuing passports. Read More

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Jul 6, 2015 Share
'Garden of Eden' Owner Sues City of Arlington

'Garden of Eden' Owner Sues City of Arlington

The owner of the so-called "Garden of Eden" is suing the city of Arlington over a 2013 police raid aimed at finding drugs, but no drugs were found. Read More

Investigations
Jul 2, 2015 Share
911 Callers Waited While DPD Officers Studied

911 Callers Waited While DPD Officers Studied

Three on-duty police officers studied for a promotion test for three hours while nearby crime victims waited as long as 63 minutes for help to arrive. Read More

Investigations
Jul 1, 2015 Share
Fake IRS Calls Trouble North Texans

Fake IRS Calls Trouble North Texans

Dozens of North Texas taxpayers have told NBC 5 they’ve received threatening phone calls from people who claim to be from the IRS. NBC 5 Investigates Consumer Investigator Deanna Dewberry dissects one such call and tells you... Read More

Investigations
Jun 29, 2015 Share
Lawmakers Act to Help Tax ID Theft Victims

Lawmakers Act to Help Tax ID Theft Victims

More and more people are becoming victims of one particular form of identity theft. Read More

Investigations
Jun 24, 2015 Share
Staffing at NWS Offices Puts People at Risk: Former Official

Staffing at NWS Offices Puts People at Risk: Former Official

A former official with the National Weather Service says forecast offices across the country are so short staffed they’re putting the public at risk. Read More

Investigations
Jun 24, 2015 Share
NBC 5 Wins 3 National Murrow Awards for Investigative Journalism

NBC 5 Wins 3 National Murrow Awards for Investigative Journalism

The RTNDA has awarded NBC 5 three national Edward R. Murrow Awards for investigative journalism -- the most of any large market television station this year Read More

Investigations
Jun 19, 2015 Share
Security Email Concerns Exposed Federal Workers

Security Email Concerns Exposed Federal Workers

Current and former federal employees affected by a data breach have received an email that to some looked like another hack attack. 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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