Amber Hagerman: A Tragic Abduction and the Birth of the AMBER AlertSenaiNewsBreak Contributor
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Trackdown: Help find suspect who stole power tools from Fort Worth store
FORT WORTH, Texas - In this week’s Trackdown, high-dollar power tools were stolen in the middle of the day from a Fort Worth home improvement store. Stealing expensive power tools is trending across the country right now, as it’s easy to resell to people who don't care where the equipment has come from.
Approved motel next to Fort Worth elementary school sparks community outrage
At a fiery public meeting in Keller ISD on Wednesday night, parents and teachers expressed outrage after the City of Fort Worth approved plans for a Studio 6 Motel to be built feet away from an elementary school. Parents at Basswood Elementary School said they believed the motel would be...
Upcoming construction could triple traffic in part of Fort Worth
The City of Fort Worth may temporarily shut down a major thoroughfare for a construction project for 12 to 18 months. As part of the Central City Flood Control Project, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) will elevate North University Drive between 10 and 15 feet. They're asking the...
These Fort Worth, TX based Puppies are the latest up for adoption and in need of a good home
Interested in adopting a pet — or just looking at some adorable pets near you up for adoption? There are dozens of endearing pets up for adoption at animal shelters in and around fort worth..
Shocking Video Captures Moment Texas Girl Scouts Were Robbed Outside Walmart
This is one of those situations that makes you shake your head and question humanity. It's one thing to hear about adults stealing from businesses out of desperation but stealing from children? Even if you are in a desperate situation it seems like there has to be a better option than involving a group of minors in your crime. Not to mention how startling it must have been for the young girls just innocently trying to sell cookies.
Tarrant County Feb 21 Weekly Crime Report: 1347 Incidents and 71 Crime Stories
Tarrant County Feb 21 Weekly Crime Report: 1347 Incidents and 71 Crime Stories. During the last week, Tarrant County reported a total of 1347 crime cases. The most common crime was theft, with 288 incidents, followed by disturbances at 265, and assaults at 212. Suspicious situations were reported 153 times, while other unspecified crimes amounted to 112. Arrests were made in 73 cases, and there were 70 instances of burglary and 68 of vandalism. Trespassing was reported 53 times, hit and run incidents 35 times. The most severe crimes, such as shootings, robberies, domestic related incidents and arson were reported the least, with 9, 7, 1 and 1 cases respectively. This data reveals a high prevalence of theft and disturbances in the place, while more serious crimes like shooting and arson are relatively rare.
Man dies in motorcycle crash on Interstate 30 in Fort Worth, authorities say
The Tarrant County Medical Examiner’s Office identified the 26-year-old man who was killed.
Fort Worth man sentenced to 25 years for trafficking methamphetamine, officials say
FORT WORTH, Texas — A Fort Worth man was sentenced this week to 25 years in prison for trafficking methamphetamine, the U.S. Attorney’s Office for the Northern District of Texas announced. Christian Allen Meers, 45, was charged via criminal complaint in June 2023 and indicted the following month,...
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FOX 4 All Day: Feb. 21, 2024
Dallas-Fort Worth news headlines and the weather forecast for Feb. 21, 2024, including a shooting that killed an Uber driver in South Dallas, a Carrollton police officer arrested for soliciting a prostitute and Irving police crackdown on speeders.
Suspect arrested on suspicion of capital murder in southwest Fort Worth robbery-killing
One of three shooting victims and two suspects exchanged gunfire, police said.
Fort Worth councilman calls on city to be more transparent with police chase policy
FORT WORTH - After being the lone Fort Worth councilmember to vote against a lawsuit aimed at keeping the police chase policy hidden, Councilmember Chris Nettles told the CBS News Texas I-Team that the city needs to prioritize transparency."I understand the police chief and why he does not want to release some of the policy. At the same time, I believe it's important that we be transparent in everything we do," Nettles explained.Last week, the Fort Worth Police Department released a heavily redacted version of its chase policy. This move followed the city's legal battle with the Texas Attorney General's...
Fact brief: Does Fort Worth have a low crime rate compared to other large Texas cities?
Fort Worth had fewer violent crimes than more populous Texas cities in 2022, according to the FBI’s National Incident-Based Reporting System. The Fort Worth Police Department reported 502 violent crimes per 100,000 people to the FBI. The FBI defines violent crimes as those that involve force or threat of...
North Texas Sheriffs Unite Against Drug Cartels, Seize Drugs and Make Over 570 Felony Arrests
In a unified front against Mexican drug cartels, eight North Texas sheriffs from various counties have revealed a significant collaboration effort - the North Texas Criminal Interdiction Unit (NTCIU). This collective aims to dismantle the powerful trafficking networks that ferry drugs, weapons, and human beings through key transport arteries like I-35 and Highway 75, according to The Dallas Express.
Tarrant County will bring back inmates from private prison near Lubbock
“Tarrant County is exploring all options to no longer house prisoners at this facility, while maintaining law and order and protecting the public as our first priority.”
Why was the AMBER Alert system created? Read the case that started it all
TEXAS – Amber Hagerman, 9, was abducted and murdered in Arlington, Texas 28 years ago. The AMBER Alert system, which stands for America’s Missing Broadcast Emergency Response, was named in her honor. According to police reports, Amber was kidnapped on Jan. 13, 1996 while riding her bicycle in...
Fort Worth Gears Up for Summit to Combat Child Trafficking
🛡️ Citizens of Fort Worth, mark your calendars and prepare to join a pivotal crusade in the safeguarding of our children's future! The "America’s Future GET IN THE FIGHT Summit & Training To Combat Child Trafficking" is gearing up to ignite a beacon of hope and action. This momentous event is slated for the weekend of Friday, February 23rd, from 6pm through Saturday, February 24th, until 4pm.
One of Fort Worth’s and Texas’ oldest barbecue restaurants has a new top-10 owner
The new owners of a downtown landmark want to “carry the torch for a part of Fort Worth barbecue history.”
Azle man charged with murder in 17-year-old's fatal fentanyl overdose
BEDFORD, Texas - An Azle man has been charged with murder after a 17-year-old in Bedford overdosed on fentanyl. Police say 19-year-old Kaeden Farish sold fentanyl-laced pills to the 17-year-old in January prior to their death. Farish was arrested on February 2 and charged with delivery of a controlled substance...
Savoring Japan: Top 5 Japanese Restaurants in Fort Worth
This article presents a curated list of five exceptional Japanese restaurants in Fort Worth. Have you had the chance to dine at any of these places? If yes, we'd love to hear your thoughts and experiences in the comments section below.