Serial rapist sentenced to 60 years in prison

| |Friday, Aug. 15, 2014

Tarrant County jury sentences man who targeted prostitutes.

Video: Fast-food restaurants targeted in serial robbery spree

| |Thursday, Aug. 14, 2014

Fort Worth police are seeking Spergel “Ray” Polk in connection with 13 robberies at Subways, Wendy’s and more since last month.

Ex-Hurst Junior High teacher accused of having sex with students

| |Thursday, Aug. 14, 2014

A former Hurst Junior High math teacher is accused of having sexual relationships with 15-year-old female students, affairs that lasted about 10 months, Bedford police say.

“Dedicated” Walmart employee killed by DWI suspect

| |Thursday, Aug. 14, 2014 report: Marla Carroll, 58, an employee of Walmart in Hudson Oaks, died Tuesday after being run over in the Walmart parking lot Monday night.

Federal grand jury indicts former Denton teacher in child porn case

| |Wednesday, Aug. 13, 2014

Fort Worth man who taught at Denton High School is accused of two counts of soliciting photos of boys.

Eviction process hits a snag at Johnson Family Mortuary

| |Wednesday, Aug. 13, 2014

The Johnsons drove by the vacant mortuary to retrieve their belongings but left without taking anything.

Ex-Fort Worth officer gets a chance to argue against his rape conviction, life term

| |Thursday, Aug. 14, 2014

Former Fort Worth police officer, sent to prison in 1995, is back in Tarrant County for a hearing Thursday on his appeal for a new trial in the rape of a 13-year-old girl.

Man walking on Interstate 30 in Arlington killed, police say

| |Wednesday, Aug. 13, 2014

The motorist who hit the 24-year-old pedestrian stopped and called police.

Woman, 37, hit and run over on south Fort Worth service road

|Wednesday, Aug. 13, 2014

One vehicle knocked the woman down and stopped, but a second vehicle, which ran over her, left the scene in the 7100 block of the South Freeway, Fort Worth police said.

Fire destroys most of vacant Fort Worth furniture store

| |Wednesday, Aug. 13, 2014

No injuries were reported in a Tuesday night fire at a vacant furniture store.

Doctor testifies dead child’s injuries weren’t caused by a fall

| |Tuesday, Aug. 12, 2014

The defendant’s 2-year-old son bled to death internally from a torn vein that took a significant amount of force to rupture, prosecutors said Tuesday.

Tarrant DA re-examines dismissal of Colleyville mom’s vandalism charge

| |Wednesday, Aug. 13, 2014

Postings on Tara Mauney’s Facebook page got the attention of prosecutors less than a week after they dismissed a criminal mischief charge against her.

Appeals court rules juvenile hearings should not have been closed

| |Wednesday, Aug. 13, 2014

State District Judge Jean Boyd was ordered to make transcripts available from the Jan. 10 and Jan. 22 juvenile hearings that she had barred the media and public from attending.

Reward grows for killer of pet buffalo in Palo Pinto County

| |Tuesday, Aug. 12, 2014

Precious, a nine-year-old Plains buffalo, was shot several times last month and died in a Mineral Wells field.

Last of three men sentenced in fatal Fort Worth shooting

| |Tuesday, Aug. 12, 2014

Michael Anthony Perry, 26, reached an agreement with prosecutors and was sentenced to 15 months in jail in the fatal shooting of Nicholas Crenshaw, 28, on Aug. 15, 2012.

Fort Worth police officers hope to extend line-of-duty benefits

| |Monday, Aug. 11, 2014

City staff recommends denying the extensions for two critically injured officers.

Frisco couple shot to death, son arrested

| |Monday, Aug. 11, 2014

A 16-year-old Frisco boy faces charges in the shooting deaths of his parents who were found dead in their home early Monday.

Fort Worth police release video of serial robbers

| |Monday, Aug. 11, 2014

Investigators suspect the group may be behind the recent hold-ups of three businesses and robbery of a man in a Wal-Mart parking lot.

23-year-old man gets two life sentences for robbing elderly women

| |Tuesday, Aug. 12, 2014

Co-defendants get 25 years and 30 years for the home invasion robbery of 94-year-old Benbrook woman last year.

Three more men arrested in Fort Worth after-hours club shooting

| |Tuesday, Aug. 12, 2014

The 32-year-old slain man had earlier pointed out to employees that one of the suspects had a gun, according to an arrest warrant affidavit.