Tag: Cop-killer

Palm Springs officers memorial (Rodrigo Peña / Associated Press)

Alleged Palm Springs Cop Killer Was Violent Gang Member

John Hernandez Felix, the alleged cop-killer that Palm Springs police have in custody after a 12-hour standoff, is a known gang member with a history of violent run-ins with law enforcement and arrests, including a four-year sting in prison after an attempt gangland assassination.

Texas Cop-Killer Executed

A Texas man who was convicted of killing a Texas Parks and Wildlife Game Warden was executed Wednesday evening in Huntsville, Texas. This was the second execution carried out in the state of Texas this year and the second in as many weeks.

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Alleged Texas Cop-Killer Found Mentally Incompetent in 2012 Case

A former attorney of the alleged Texas cop-killer says that his client had been found mentally incompetent to stand trial in a 2012 assault case in Austin, Texas. The man who now stands accused of assassinating a Harris County sheriff’s deputy was later found competent to stand trial but the charges were dropped.