8 Mexican Nationals Killed In Pickup Crash In Texas Border TownThe crash happened Monday afternoon, March 15, on U.S. Highway 277 as Texas Department of Public Safety troopers chased a red Dodge pickup truck, the agency said in a statement.
Big Rig, 3 Other Vehicles Crash In Ellis County; Shuts Down Traffic On Northbound I-45 For HoursIt happened around 1:45 p.m. Thursday, March 11, in the northbound lanes of I-45 near FM 1182 in the town of Alma.
Spring Breakers Will See More DPS Troopers On Texas HighwaysHighway Patrol Troopers will increase traffic enforcement as part of Operation CARE (Crash Awareness and Reduction Effort) from March 13 through March 21, including St. Patrick’s Day.
Amber Alert Issued For Missing 15-Year-Old Lori Johnson Of ItascaAccording to DPS, 15-year-old Lori Johnson was last seen around 11:00 p.m. on Friday, Feb. 26 in the 100 Block of Beard St.
Allen Mayor Pro Tem Gary Caplinger Arrested On Child Pornography ChargesAllen City Council Member and Mayor Pro Tem Gary Caplinger has been arrested on charges related to child pornography.
Texas Authorities Continue Search For Semi After 911 Calls From People Claiming To Be Held InsideDispatchers in Texas received disturbing 911 calls from people pleading for help in Spanish and claiming to be inside the back of a tanker truck, today authorities continue searching for that big rig.
COVID-19 Waivers Of Texas Driver Licenses And Identification Cards Coming To An EndThe pandemic has greatly limited access to local and state government offices and resulted in a waiver being granted for expired driver licenses and identification cards... but that grace period is coming to an end.
Texas State Capitol Closed Through Inauguration Day 'Out Of Abundance Of Caution'The DPS Director explained the move was necessary due to intel suggesting armed protests were planned leading up to and on Inauguration Day.
7-Year-Old Boy, 4-Year-Old Girl Die With Mother In Texas Crash Just Days After ChristmasA horrible, multi-vehicle crash northwest of Fort Worth has taken the life of a mother and two young children.
DPS Increasing Enforcement On Texas Highways During HolidaysDPS Troopers will be increasing enforcement beginning on Wednesday, Dec. 23, through Saturday, Dec. 26, as well as Thursday, Dec. 31, through Friday, Jan. 1.
Temporary COVID-19 Waiver For Texas Driver License, ID Card Expirations Ends Next AprilThe waiver on expiration dates for driver licenses (DLs) and identification cards (IDs) ends on April 14, 2021.