A South Texas man working for the Department of Defense in Honduras faces up to 30 years in prison for having sex with a 13-year-old girl.
A Waco man has been sentenced to 15 years in prison for a hit-and-run incident involving a McLennan County sheriff’s deputy.
Six Texas jailers were fired and 29 others suspended after a mentally ill inmate was left unattended and alone in his cell for weeks with insect-infested food containers, a feces-clogged toilet and ropes from his shredded jail uniform hanging from the ceiling.
A Texas prison system inmate convicted of threatening a U.S. district judge in Houston must serve nearly two years in a federal lockup.
A Dallas woman faces up to 20 years in federal prison for her role in the overdose death of an apparent first-time heroin user.
A Dallas woman who received more than $60,000 in college financial aid but never finished any online courses must serve more than two years in prison.
An ex-journalism teacher at a North Texas high school has been sentenced to a maximum 60 years in prison for soliciting teens for child pornography.
A San Antonio man who told police he punched his 2-month-old daughter because she would not stop crying must serve life in prison for her 2010 death.
An inmate serving time for not registering as a sex offender has been convicted of trying to hire a hit man to kill the Texas judge who sent him to prison.
A Dallas-area man faces up to 30 years in prison in a child pornography case linked to a 17-year-old boy enrolled in elementary school allegedly to lure victims.