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Recent Crime News
2 hrs ago | via Courthouse News Service
A U.S. marshal shot an unarmed man in the back after raiding his home for suspicion of kidnapping, though the man's alleged victim, his girlfriend, "answered the door" and "appeared fine, with her children happily outside playing," the wounded man claims in court. Comment?
Yesterday | via KIMA
There's more national publicity for Yakima. First, we heard we were America's fourth fattest city. Comment?
Sunday Apr 20 | via Lubbock Avalanche-Journal
At least 80 immigrants suspected of entering the United States illegally were arrested in a makeshift encampment in suburban South Texas. Comment?
Friday Apr 18 | via Mail on Sunday
Is THIS the America's newest top-secret spy plane? Clearest picture yet of mystery aircraft spotted flying over Kansas just weeks after being seen in Texas Girl, 17, accused of murdering a police officer before going on high-speed chase SMILES in court as her attorney claims boyfriend forced her to take part EXCLUSIVE: NBC tragedy as FIVE of the 13 ... (more) Comment?
Friday Apr 18 | via Houston Chronicle
Immigrants suspected of being in the country illegally are escorted to a transportation bus after U.S. Border Patrol agents detained about 75 immigrants who'd been living in hut for several days in a brushy area Thursday April 17, 2014 near North 10 St. and Sprague St. in McAllen, Texas. Comment?
Wednesday Apr 16 | via The Family Badge
The Texas Department of Public Safety is reminding the public that the reward for Juan Carlos Pena, 49, has increased to up to $13,000 for information leading to his capture if the tip comes in during the month of April. Comment?
Monday Apr 14 | via SFGate
A former South Texas sheriff whose office has attracted the attention of federal investigators pleaded guilty Monday to money laundering. Comment?
Thursday Apr 10 | via KRGV
A man who escaped prison in his native Mexico while serving time for murder has been executed in Texas for killing a local rancher in 1997. Comment?
Tuesday Apr 1 | via The Family Badge
The reward for Juan Carlos Pena, 49, a Texas 10 Most Wanted Sex Offender and this month's featured fugitive, has increased to $13,000 for information leading to his capture if the tip comes in during the month of April. Comment?