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Two Call for Mayor Pro Tem Dwaine Caraway to Resign

Two Call for Mayor Pro Tem Dwaine Caraway to Resign

Two former political candidates called for Dallas City Councilman and Mayor Pro Tem Dwaine Caraway to step down Wednesday following an NBC 5 Investigates report. Read More

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Man in DCS Bribery Investigation Appears in Federal Court

Man in DCS Bribery Investigation Appears in Federal Court

Slater Swartwood Sr., the only person charged in the ongoing corruption investigation at Dallas County Schools, appeared in federal court on Tuesday, agreeing to plead guilty in a money laundering conspiracy. Read More

New Questions Over Caraway Connections to Men in FBI Probe

New Questions Over Caraway Connections to Men in FBI Probe

Records obtained by NBC 5 Investigates raise new questions about Dallas Mayor Pro Tem Dwaine Caraway and his relationship with two men at the center of the FBI corruption investigation at Dallas County Schools. Read More

Rawlings 2nd-Guesses Meeting With Man Now Under FBI Scrutiny

Rawlings 2nd-Guesses Meeting With Man Now Under FBI Scrutiny

As the leader of one of the largest cities in the United States, Dallas Mayor Mike Rawlings meets and greets a lot of people. He now has second thoughts about one of those introductions, and what he would do afterwards. Read More

Councilmen to Give Away Money From Bus Bribery Figures

Councilmen to Give Away Money From Bus Bribery Figures

Three Dallas City Council members said Thursday they will give up campaign donations they received from people connected to the ongoing bribery investigation at Dallas County Schools. Read More

Bus Camera Co. Poured $$ Into Council Candidates' Campaigns

Bus Camera Co. Poured $$ Into Council Candidates' Campaigns

People tied to a Louisiana company at the center of a federal bribery case poured at least $78,000 into the campaigns of 15 Dallas City Council members according to a joint investigation by NBC 5 and The Dallas Morning News. Read More

School Districts Ready to Seize Bus Depots Sold by DCS

School Districts Ready to Seize Bus Depots Sold by DCS

School districts in Dallas and Lancaster are threatening to seize bus barns and bus lots that were controversially sold by busing operator Dallas County Schools. Read More

Rawlings: School Bus Camera Vote Among Council's 'Dumbest'

Rawlings: School Bus Camera Vote Among Council's 'Dumbest'

Dallas Mayor Mike Rawlings expressed regret that he and other members of the Dallas City Council voted in the past to advance the camera program at DCS. Read More

Dwaine Caraway Linked to Man in DCS Camera Corruption Case

Dwaine Caraway Linked to Man in DCS Camera Corruption Case

Dwaine Caraway received tens of thousands of dollars from a man who recently pleaded guilty to federal charges in an ongoing corruption investigation at Dallas County Schools, NBC 5 learned. Read More

Search Fails to Find All the Cameras That Brought Down DCS

Search Fails to Find All the Cameras That Brought Down DCS

As a committee works to shut down the Dallas County Schools agency, officials hit a new roadblock with the failure to locate some of the surveillance cameras that were the root of DCS' financial collapse. 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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