2 Frontrunners Emerge In Democratic Primary For Texas GovernorPolitical analysts say the two frontrunners are former Dallas County Sheriff Lupe Valdez and Andrew White, the son of former Democratic Governor Mark White.
Dallas County Sheriff Lupe Valdez Announces Run For GovernorWednesday morning Dallas County Sheriff Lupe Valdez announced that she is officially entering the race to become the next governor of the state of Texas.
Report: Dallas County Sheriff To Resign, Run For GovernorEarlier this month Valdez said exploring a run in 2018 as a Democrat and challenge Republican Governor Greg Abbott.
Abbott Rejects Criticism From Law Enforcement MembersGov. Greg Abbott was in Grapevine on Monday, where he rejected criticism by some members of Texas law enforcement over the proposed bathroom privacy bill and the state's new sanctuary cities law.
Questions Swirl After Accused Killer Released From JailAn accused killer is back behind bars after accidentally being released from custody last week. Now, the Dallas County sheriff is talking about the mix-up that allowed Tony Cason leave jail despite a charge of manslaughter.
Dallas County Sheriff Faces Lawsuit Over Federal Immigration HoldsThe Dallas County sheriff who was warned by Governor Greg Abbott about not complying with immigration holds has been sued by people who say they were detained for extended periods because of such holds.
Texas Governor Abbott Pushing For 'Sanctuary Cities' Law In 2017Republican Governor Greg Abbott is calling for a "sanctuary cities" law in Texas in his most public support of the divisive immigration issue since taking office.
City Leaders: Race Matters In Sheriff’s Office AppointmentA Dallas County commissioner is taking issue with Sheriff Lupe Valdez regarding the race of a deputy she promoted to her command staff.
Dallas County Sheriff Allows Special Meals For Muslim InmatesA decision by Dallas County Sheriff Lupe Valdez to allow Muslim inmates in the Dallas County Jail to receive special meals during Ramadan has sparked controversy.
Sources: Inmate Not Cuffed Before Parkland EscapeQuestions surrounding the case of a Dallas County Jail inmate who escaped from Parkland Hospital Tuesday night appear to be answered by sources close to the investigation.
Sunnyvale Not Sunny For SpeedersDriving through Sunnyvale it's hard to miss the orange cones. Construction projects are well underway and the town is proud of it's recent growth, but it's still a small town.
DA's Use Of Confiscated Vehicle Spurs Discussion During Commissioners CourtAn often-overlooked item on the Dallas County Commissioners Court agenda caused a flap at Tuesday’s meeting.