Ex-gang leader Abdul Chappell is committed to serving his community
Despite his lengthy time away, Chappell remains a respected figure on the west side. The founder of the Fort Worth chapter of the Los Angeles-based Crips gang in the 1980s, these days he has traded his blue bandana and baggie jeans for eyeglasses
Fort Worth police officer Xavier Serrano talks to reporters on Friday, Aug. 17, 2018, during his first week back on the job after he was shot five times while responding to a call regarding a suicide attempt on Sept. 16, 2016.
The so-called "bird burglar" broke into several vehicles in the Park Glen/Park Vista neighborhood in north Fort Worth. Police say he was fully aware he was being recorded when he took time to "flip off" a security camera.
Sgt. Chris Britt says the suspects in the Family Dollar robbery in Fort Worth on Saturday wore wigs and makeup and pretended to be shoppers before brandishing guns and forcing employees onto the floor.
Fort Worth police are still looking for one of two thieves who dressed in women's wigs and robbed a Family Dollar store in east Fort Worth on Saturday, July 28, 2018. One of the suspects is in custody.