A North Texas mother faces intoxication manslaughter charges Sunday after a crash that happened around 8 p.m. Saturday killed two of her children and injured two more.
Police said Rashad Charjuan Owens, 21, is facing two counts of capital murder and 23 charges of aggravated assault after allegedly plowing through a crowd at SXSW in Austin.
The Texas Department of Transportation launched an anti-DWI campaign on Tuesday targeting young adults who might be hitting the road during spring break this month.
The Texas Department of Public Safety said that increased patrols began on Friday and will run through March 23, to help keep travelers safe during spring break.
A judge on Wednesday ordered a Texas teenager who was sentenced to 10 years’ probation in a drunken-driving crash that killed four people to go to a rehabilitation facility paid for by his parents.
It’s peaceful outside Tina Reese’s home in Arlington, but inside the pain and heartache remains as his mother continues to mourn her 10-year-old son Tavian “TJ” Sabur.
The Texas DPS on Friday announced the results of increased traffic enforcement from December 13 through January 21. Troopers made nearly 1,500 DWI arrests.
Attorneys for Josh Brent won the sympathy of the jury, which sentenced the former Dallas Cowboy to just ten years probation.
Texas Lt. Gov. David Dewhurst on Thursday called on a state Senate committee to study sentences for intoxication manslaughter cases after a teenager received probation for a wreck that killed four people.
Days after a North Texas teen was sentenced to probation for hitting and killing four people while driving drunk the Tarrant County District Attorney is calling for his incarceration.
U.S. Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx wants states to require first-time drunken drivers to use alcohol breath monitors before they get behind the wheel.
Country singer Chris Cagle has been arrested in Texas on a driving while intoxicated charge. DPS says the 45-year-old entertainer was pulled over after running a red light.