The last of four Dallas individuals who were involved in the January 2015 takeover-style robbery of an AT&T store in Grand Prairie, Texas, was sentenced today, announced U.S. Attorney John Parker of the Northern District of Texas. Anthony Poe, 22, of Dallas, was sentenced by U.S. District Judge David C. Godbey to 120 months in […]
WASHINGTON, DC – Abuse of the elderly in nursing homes is an ugly, little secret that needs airing and it goes beyond physical abuse, says the Association of Mature American Citizens (AMAC). AMAC president Dan Weber is calling for states, localities and the federal government to use their authority to ensure the safety of nursing […]
A Ph.D. chemical engineer from Sunnyvale, Texas, Dr. Mattias Tezock, 53, who admitted unlawfully possessing trade secrets from his former employer, Voltaix LLC, has been ordered by Chief U.S. District Judge Barbara M. G. Lynn to pay approximately $4 million in restitution to this former employer as part of the five-year term of probation that […]
The Dallas Police Department has issued a statement indicating a drowned transformer has caused another power outage at the auto pound. Unfortunately, if your vehicle is towed, the pound will not reopen until 9 a.m. on Monday. Yes, Monday.
A Garland, Texas, resident, Chester Brown, a/k/a “Baldy,” 41, was sentenced Aug. 19 by U.S. District Judge Sidney A. Fitzwater to serve a total of 262 months in federal prison on drug conspiracy convictions, announced U.S. Attorney John Parker of the Northern District of Texas. Brown pleaded guilty in February 2016 to one count of […]
By analyzing data from 4.5 million traffic stops in 100 North Carolina cities, Stanford researchers have found that police in that state are more likely to search black and Hispanic motorists, using a lower threshold of suspicion, than when they stop white or Asian drivers. The empirical study found that while blacks and Hispanics are […]
WASHINGTON — A sergeant who supervised Micah Johnson, the man who killed five Dallas police officers in July, told the Army that his gun should be taken from him in 2014 because he posed a potential threat, according to an Army investigation released Wednesday. The report, finished in May 2014, was conducted after a female soldier complained that […]
Bad boys, bad boys, whatcha gonna do? A man who caught a cop speeding in Austin, Texas, last week uploaded his citizen’s traffic stop to YouTube as a warning that the public is also watching authorities. Phillip Turner is known for recording interactions with police in his hometown of Austin for the site Photography is […]