A former volunteer fire chief in Southeast Texas has surrendered on theft-related counts after about $70,000 in department money allegedly was misspent.
Texas authorities have jailed a Houston Police Department officer who they say transported a kilogram of cocaine while her 6-year-old son was in the car.
A West Texas father has been charged after his 2-year-old son drowned in an outdoor pool as the man allegedly played video games.
A South Texas man has been accused of doing a drug deal by phone when his 11-month-old daughter drowned in her bathwater.
A Jordanian-born man facing state charges for the shooting death of an Iranian student and women’s rights activist has been ordered held without bond on federal fraud charges for what authorities say was his involvement in a benefits scheme.
A teenager has been charged with burglary after security video from inside a Houston-area house showed a man with a flashlight peering at a sleeping toddler in a crib.
Two administrators are no longer with the Houston Independent School District after facing felony drug charges in Alabama.
Investigators say a 2-year-old North Texas boy has died after being discovered in a hot car and his father could face upgraded charges.
A North Texas man has been accused of killing his mother and threatening his grandparents by allegedly pointing a gun at them.
Two men have been charged with capital murder for the slaying earlier this month of a 79-year-old woman at her Dallas home.