CRIME & SAFETY
Agents bust alleged homemade booze maker near DFW
Agents with the Texas Alcoholic Beverage Commission seized an illegal still at a home in north-central Texas on Sept. 1, according to the agency.
Pedestrian sustains significant injuries in Everman crash
At around 4:00pm today, Everman Fire/EMS and Police were dispatched to a crash in the 200 block of Shelby Road near Thomas Place. A female pedestrian was struck by a cargo trailer from a pickup truck as it traveled along Shelby Road. The woman sustained significant injuries in the accident, prompting Everman paramedics to call for CareFlite.
Weekly Safety Report: Shooting and Falsified Documents Hit Crowley, Texas
Two incidents occurred in Crowley, Texas this week. The first incident involves the police seeking help in identifying two men connected to a shooting outside the Crowley 9th Grade Campus. No injuries were reported, but property damage occurred. The second incident involves two men being charged with falsifying documents to enroll in a North Texas high school. The school district took immediate action upon discovering the fake documents.
Weekly Safety Report: Snake Found in Bathroom Sink and Former Teacher Sues Mansfield ISD over Shooting
This week in Mansfield, Texas, two incidents occurred that raised concerns for public safety. In the first incident, a homeowner discovered a snake curled up in their bathroom sink and called emergency services for assistance. The local police department had an expert who safely removed the snake from the home and released it back into the wild. The second incident involves a former teacher from Mansfield ISD who is suing the district for emotional and mental distress caused by a student who later committed a shooting at Timberview High School. The teacher claims the district failed to protect her from the disruptive and aggressive student.
Ex-Teacher Sues Mansfield ISD for Emotional Distress Stemming from 2021 School Shooting
Former teacher Aretha Hall is suing Mansfield ISD for emotional distress following a 2021 school shooting. Hall alleges the district failed to address reported threats from the shooter, Timothy Simpkins.
Illegal alcohol distilling equipment seized from North Texas home, TABC officials say
Possessing distilling equipment without a permit is considered a misdemeanor in Texas and punishable by a fine of $100-$1,000.
Two Men Arrested for Enrolling in Texas High School with Fake Records
The Crowley Independent School District Ensures Student Safety Amid Investigation. In an unexpected turn of events, two men from the Dallas-Fort Worth area found themselves facing charges after allegedly enrolling in a Texas high school using forged documents. The Crowley Independent School District (ISD) swiftly responded to this bizarre situation, emphasizing their commitment to student and staff safety.
Video shows male suspects Crowley police are seeking for an exchange of gunfire
t’s been two weeks since some people fired guns outside the Crowley 9th Grade Campus and now police have some photos from security campus showing two men they’re looking for.
Police seek help IDing men in connection to shooting outside Crowley 9th Grade Campus
Police have released surveillance photos of two men they believe were connected to a shooting outside the campus following a graduation ceremony.
Local Police Activity Report: August 20-26, 2023 Highlights Crime Incidents in Our Neighborhood
The police report for August 20-26, 2023 recorded 521 service calls in total. These included 33 miscellaneous calls, 234 area or business checks, 2 special details, 4 assists to other agencies or citizens, 7 alarms, 4 follow-up investigations, and 10 animal control calls.
Weekly Safety Report: Murder-Suicide and Shoplifting Incidents Impact Johnson County, Texas
Johnson County authorities suspect murder-suicide in deaths of Alvarado couple. Shoplifting suspects in Texas arrested with over $15,000 in merchandise from various retailers. Authorities in Johnson County suspect a murder-suicide in the deaths of a couple in Alvarado. Deputies responded to a call and found 57-year-old Joe Wade Stewart and 53-year-old Nora Jean Stewart deceased in the driveway of their home. Medical examiner records indicate that Joe Wade Stewart shot and killed Nora Jean Stewart before turning the gun on himself.
See the Snake a Texas Woman Discovered Curled Up in Their Bathroom Sink!
The police are doing new and amazing things to help the public in need. A homeowner in Mansfield, Texas called emergency services when she had a snake curled up in her sink and didn’t know what to do. Fortunately, the police department had an expert who could handle the reptile while keeping the animal and […]
2 North Texas man accused of falsifying records to enroll as high school students
CROWLEY, Texas - Police arrested two men for enrolling in a North Texas high school using false information. Triston Moses, 20, and Kierre Trenton, 19, are charged with tampering with government records. Crowley ISD said the men were removed from the Crowley High School campus on Thursday. The small school...
Man, woman killed in apparent murder-suicide in Alvarado
A husband and wife are dead in an apparent murder-suicide in Alvarado on Sunday, police say. The Johnson County Sheriff's Office said the preliminary investigation leads them to believe the husband, identified by the Tarrant County Medical Examiner's Office as 57-year-old Joe Stewart, shot his wife, 53-year-old Nora Stewart, then laid over her and shot himself.
Police Reports: 08/20/2023 – 08/26/2023
6000 Block Oak Crest Drive E. – Criminal Trespass Warning. Subject was issued a Criminal Trespass Warning for location per complainant’s request. Subject left location without incident. 900 Block Wildcat Way – Assault. Officer took offense report for Assault by Contact. 700 Block W. Kennedale Parkway –...
Weekly Safety Report: Stolen Motorcycle Crash and Snake Encounter in Mansfield, Texas
This week in Mansfield, Texas, two incidents occurred that required police intervention. In the first incident, a man riding a stolen motorcycle at a high speed of 120 mph crashed on Highway 287, resulting in critical injuries. The second incident involved a snake found curled up inside a homeowner's sink, which was safely handled and released by a police officer.
Missing: Samantha Tapp - A 16-Year-Old's Mysterious Disappearance Unveils New Clues
Burleson, TX - In a perplexing case that has remained shrouded in mystery for nearly two decades, the disappearance of Samantha Leighann Tapp continues to haunt her family, with unanswered questions lingering like shadows in the dark. Was it a teenage runaway's typical rebellion, or could something more sinister be at play?
North Texas police departments consider what to do about drivers they encounter as the state's licensing system remains down
EVERMAN, Texas — The longer the driver's license system is down in Texas, the more likely officers will come across people who may have an expired driver's license. So, that's something law enforcement agencies are now taking in consideration too. Chief Craig Spencer heads up the Everman Police Department....