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(Credit: Shutterstock) Texas officials say 10 people died in water-related incidents across the state during the extended Fourth of July weekend. The Texas Parks and Wildlife Department says three of the deaths involved boating-related incidents, including a couple whose bodies...
(Credit: Associated Press) The Trump administration's immigration crackdown and a new Texas effort to aid federal agents have forced El Paso to grapple with whether its county jail is being used to facilitate policies many of its residents vigorously oppose. The U.S. Marshals...
(Credit: City of Dallas) Dallas city officials are asking one council member to pay back more than $8,100 of his salary because he allegedly missed too many meetings during the past year. The Dallas Morning News reports council member Philip Kingston is accused of having 11...
(Photo: Shutterstock/holbox) At least one Texas US Congressman is concerned the country isn't setting the right tone across the globe. Congressman and Homeland Security Chair Michael McCaul said Russian President Vladmir Putin needs to know there's consequences for their role in...
Photo: Shutterstock Governor Greg Abbott today announced that the Office of the Governor’s Criminal Justice Division (CJD) is now accepting grant applications from law enforcement agencies seeking assistance for the purchase of rifle-resistant body armor. During the 85th...
(Photo DPS) AUSTIN – The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS), assisted by several other agencies, arrested a South Carolina prison escapee without incident early this morning in Williamson County. A DPS Special Agent entered a motel room in Cedar Park and arrested Jimmy...
(Credit: Associated Press) Only hours after the ambush that killed five Dallas law enforcement officers, mental health experts began searching for ways to ease the effects on the men and women who patrol the nation's ninth-largest city. A year later, scores of Dallas officers...
(Credit: Shutterstock) The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) inspected 8,182 commercial motor vehicles as part of Roadcheck 2017, a national inspection initiative held annually aimed at enhancing commercial motor vehicle safety. The three-day inspection effort took place...
Photo: DPS The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) has added Briggs Clinton Lawhon, 57, to the Texas 10 Most Wanted Fugitives list, and a cash reward up to $7,500 is now being offered for information leading to his capture. Lawhon, affiliated with the Bandidos Outlaw...