Texas troopers will be out in force over the long Memorial Day holiday weekend to catch drunken drivers and other traffic violators.
Experts say the Texas Department of Public Safety’s policy regarding vehicle pursuits is out of step with evolving national standards.
A man listed as a “Texas 10 Most Wanted Sex Offender” by the Texas Department of Public Safety has turned himself in to authorities.
All lanes of a major interstate have reopened in Central Texas after a deadly crash involving a big rig that slammed into a bridge beam in a construction zone.
The Texas DPS said that state troopers seized about $2.1 million worth of cocaine during a traffic stop near Jarrell. That added up to about 35 pounds of the substance.
Celina police responded to Celina High School Monday morning after receiving an “active shooter” alert from a teacher’s phone.
The Texas Department of Public Safety on Tuesday again warned students looking forward to spring break to avoid taking trips to Mexico due to drug-related violence.
Still unclear is how many guard troops will remain, serving in their strictly surveillance role. They are armed, but they do not have arrest authority and must call another agency at the first sign of trouble.
Two members of a Hill County family are dead, and two other family members are critically injured, after a car crash Sunday night just outside of Hillsboro.
Authorities said on Thursday that 28 fugitives who were on the Texas 10 Most Wanted list were arrested last year, and tips played a crucial role in those captures.
A Texas DPS trooper posted on Facebook that he was asked to leave a Waffle House in Grapevine, because he was wearing a gun. But the incident may have been a misunderstanding.
A convicted felon on the Texas 10 Most Wanted sex offender list has been caught in North Texas. Ezekiel O’Neal Harris was captured at an apartment complex in Ennis.