Austin Police Chief Issues Staffing State Of EmergencyChief Art Acevedo says in the event there are not enough volunteers to fill the patrol shifts, officers will be mandated to fill the remaining shifts.
Suspect In Deadly South By Southwest Crash Formally Charged The drunken-driving suspect who police say killed two people after smashing through a street barricade at SXSW did not use his brakes and even accelerated as he approached crowds. Rashad Owens is now charged with one count of Capital Murder.
South By Southwest Festival Continues After Deadly CrashTwo people are dead and more than 20 others are hurt in Austin, after a suspected drunk driver blasted through barricades and down a street packed with people attending the South by Southwest Festival.
Website Helps Texas Law Enforcement Catch CriminalsCatching criminals just got a little easier thanks to a new website launched by a law enforcement officer in Central Texas.
GPS Technology Helping Texas Police Capture CriminalsTracking criminals without having to chase them... it's a concept that may seem farfetched, but at least one Texas police department is using new specialized GPS technology to do just that.