North Texas Hospitals In ‘Wait And See’ Mode Regarding COVID-19 Omicron Variant

DALLAS (CBSDFW.COM) – The COVID-19 omicron variant has officially hit American soil, but it’s too soon to tell exactly how it will impact the spread of the virus in North Texas. “I think it’s inevitable that we’ll see this virus spread throughout the U.S.” said Dr. David Winter with Baylor Scott & White Health. “We’re … Read more

Cowboys Prepare For Thursday Night Game Missing 9 Players And Coaches Due To COVID-19

by J.D. Miles | CBS 11 FRISCO, Texas (CBSDFW.COM) – The Dallas Cowboys are preparing for a game Thursday night, Dec. 2 unlike any other in the franchise‘s history. At least nine players and coaches, including Head Coach Mike McCarthy, won’t be in New Orleans because of COVID-19. Some fans outside The Star in Frisco … Read more

2 Former North Texas Teachers Arrested, Accused Of Abusing Non-Verbal Children At Elementary School

BURLESON, Texas (CBSDFW.COM) – Parents of toddlers who may have been abused by teachers in a special education classroom said the incident illustrates the need for cameras to protect both students and instructors. Burleson police arrested the two former educators the day before Thanksgiving, charging them each with three counts of assault against an elderly … Read more

Billionaire Ross Perot, Jr Gifts Dallas Police Department New Helicopter

DALLAS (CBSDFW.COM) – Dallas billionaire businessman Ross Perot, Jr. gifted the Dallas Police Department a new helicopter on Wednesday, Dec. 1. It will be used to help find criminals, property and missing people. The helicopter can carry loads of up to one ton and can fit a pilot and five passengers. Dallas Police helicopter from … Read more

Lake Worth Police Investigate Car Crash That Killed Euless Police Officer Alex Cervantes; Driver Was Allegedly Intoxicated

LAKE WORTH, Texas (CBSDFW.COM) — Wednesday morning, December1 the Lake Worth Police Department investigated a car crash that killed a Euless police officer on Saturday. Officers spent two hours scoping out the scene in detail with reconstruction team, Crash Dynamics. READ MORE: Person In California Becomes 1st Case Of Omicron COVID-19 Variant Identified In US … Read more

McKinney, Texas Man Addison Mays Sentenced To 40 Years For Continuous Sexual Abuse Of A Child

MCKINNEY, Texas (CBSDFW.COM) –Addison Mays, 34, of McKinney will be behind bars for 40 years after being convicted for Continuous Sexual Abuse of a Child. That according to Collin County District Attorney Greg Willis in a press release sent Wednesday, December 1. “Every young child needs safety, and every child predator needs punishment. We are … Read more

‘You Have Demonized Our Kids’: Little Elm High School Parents Lecture School Board Over Police Handling Of Student Walkout

LITTLE ELM, Texas (CBSDFW.COM) – What was billed as a “listening session” turned into a heated meeting Tuesday night in Little Elm. It turned into a lecture from outraged parents who are upset over a student walkout nearly two weeks ago that led to police deploying Tasers and pepper spray. READ MORE: Arlington Police Associations … Read more

Arlington Police Associations To Present ‘No Confidence’ Petitions To City Council Regarding Chief Al Jones

ARLINGTON, Texas (CBSDFW.COM) – Arlington Police Chief Al Jones has lost the confidence of more than half of the city’s officers, according to a petition at least two police associations plan to present to city leaders Tuesday night, Nov. 30. The lack of support for the chief follows his firing of an officer in October, … Read more