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Mansfield Police, SWAT Surround Apartment
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Mansfield Police, SWAT Surround Apartment

An apartment community in Mansfield is reportedly on lockdown due to police activity in the area. Read »

3 minutes ago
DFR Assists in Search for Body in Trinity River

DFR Assists in Search for Body in Trinity River

Dallas Fire-Rescue was called to assist in the search for a body in the Trinity River at California Crossing Park... Read »

32 minutes ago
Man Told Teen Girl to Get Into His Car: Lewisville PD

Man Told Teen Girl to Get Into His Car: Lewisville PD

Lewisville police say a man drove up to a bus stop and told a teen girl to get into his car Thursday morning. Watch »

26 minutes ago
Bank Tellers Implicated in $30,000 Holdup

Bank Tellers Implicated in $30,000 Holdup

Two tellers are among four people charged in a 2010 Houston-area bank robbery in which a gunman stole $30,000 and... Read »

2 hours ago
Cut in Jail Rates Leads to Fall in Youth Crime

Cut in Jail Rates Leads to Fall in Youth Crime

A new study concludes that the Texas juvenile justice system's shift away from jailing youths lead to a sharp drop... Read »

3 hours ago
Man Faces Execution for Killing Disabled Texas Woman

Man Faces Execution for Killing Disabled Texas Woman

A 57-year-old man faces execution for killing a 38-year-old Tyler woman and setting her body on fire in 1996. Read »

3 hours ago
Wichita Falls Warns of Fake City Website, Investigation

Wichita Falls Warns of Fake City Website, Investigation

A North Texas city has warned online users about a fake website that does not represent municipal government and... Read »

3 hours ago
US Senate Rejects Amendment on Lesser Prairie Chicken

US Senate Rejects Amendment on Lesser Prairie Chicken

The U.S. Senate has rejected an amendment by Sen. Jerry Moran of Kansas that would have removed the lesser prairie... Read »

2 hours ago
Plano Police to Host Child Safety Seminar

Plano Police to Host Child Safety Seminar

Plano police host a child safety seminar at Daffron Elementary School Thursday night, one week after a man... Watch »

2 hours ago
Protesters Expected at Texas Muslim Capitol Rally

Protesters Expected at Texas Muslim Capitol Rally

Hundreds of Muslims are planning a rally at the Texas Capitol and to meet with lawmakers during the biennial Texas... Read »

3 hours ago
Fort Hood Gunman Hasan Back in Court Thursday

Fort Hood Gunman Hasan Back in Court Thursday

An Army psychiatrist who killed 13 people in a shooting rampage at a Texas Army base is set to appear in court. Read »

3 hours ago
Midlothian Steel Plant Catches Fire

Midlothian Steel Plant Catches Fire

NBC 5 viewers report hearing an explosion near the time authorities say a Midlothian steel plant caught fire... Watch »

55 minutes ago
Prepaid Mobile Provider Settles Amid Throttling Accusations

Prepaid Mobile Provider Settles Amid Throttling Accusations

Consumers who had a Straight Talk, Net10, Simple Mobile, or Telcel America unlimited plan before January can file a... Read »

6 hours ago
Mother Dead, Father Hurt in Wreck with Stalled Car

Mother Dead, Father Hurt in Wreck with Stalled Car

Richardson police say a mother is dead and a father injured after their vehicle crashed into a stalled car on U.S. Watch »

2 hours ago
Two Wrecks Shut Down Northbound PGBT in Irving

Two Wrecks Shut Down Northbound PGBT in Irving

Irving police say a driver who crashed into a guardrail on President George Bush Turnpike is lucky the guardrail... Read »

5 hours ago
Fort Worth Police Searching For Child Predator

Fort Worth Police Searching For Child Predator

Fort Worth police say a child predator is on the streets, and they want the public’s help to catch him. Watch »

Jan 28, 2015
Plano Residents Band Together to Stop Crime

Plano Residents Band Together to Stop Crime

Plano has recorded at least 45 break-ins in just the past three months, and residents there say they are done being... Watch »

Jan 28, 2015
Wise Co. K-9 Officer Killed, Suspect Shot Dead

Wise Co. K-9 Officer Killed, Suspect Shot Dead

Authorities say a suspect was shot and killed after he opened fire, killing a Wise County K-9 officer sent to... Read »

Jan 28, 2015
Lewisville Police Warn of Attempted Child Abduction

Lewisville Police Warn of Attempted Child Abduction

Lewisville police are urging the community to be on the lookout after a possible child abduction attempt Tuesday... Watch »

Jan 28, 2015
Police: Teen Fatally Shot at Texas Station Had Knife

Police: Teen Fatally Shot at Texas Station Had Knife

A teenager fatally shot in an East Texas police station lobby was killed after she lunged at an officer with a... Read »

Jan 28, 2015
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