Ex-Texas officer convicted of two more felonies


Robert Tharp, Staff Writer
The Dallas Morning News
Copyright 2006 The Dallas Morning News

Five years after a police scandal caused dozens of innocent people to be arrested and jailed, the Dallas officer at the center of the controversy was handed new felony convictions Friday for falsifying a police report and lying in his last trial.

The two guilty verdicts make a total of three felony convictions against former narcotics detective Mark Delapaz, whose work with crooked drug informants in 2001 caused the fraudulent arrests.

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