Dallas Murder Cases Featured on First 48
Texas murder cases are easily the most intense investigations conducted by law enforcement. When a citizen has been violently murdered the police assign their top detectives to investigate and make an arrest as soon as possible. The Dallas police department is often featured in the popular show The First 48 which features Dallas murder charges.
In Texas murder charges carry a penalty range from 5 years to 99 years or a life sentence. When a life has been taken the police are under pressure to make an arrest and build a case. Prosecutors will often seek very high prison sentences in a murder case.
If you or a family member are investigated or arrested for the charger of murder you need to consult with an experienced Texas criminal attorney. There are many defenses to the charge of murder. Aggressive investigation by a criminal lawyer can sometimes prevent a grand jury indictment. Protect your rights and develop a defense as soon as possible.