Former Dallas County Deputy Austin Palmer Indicted For Allegedly Mistreating Prisoner During TransportPalmer is charged with official oppression and assault-bodily injury. He was arrested on those charges in January 2020.
Former Keller Officer Indicted After Controversial Arrest Of Father Filming Son's Traffic StopA former Keller officer has been indicted after an incident in August 2020 involving the pepper spraying and arrest of a father who was filming his son's traffic stop.
Duncanville Police Officer Christian Pinilla, Who Saved Infant From Hot Car Last Year, Arrested For Official OppressionSerious allegations of police misconduct by Officer Pinilla were brought to the attention of Duncanville Police Administration by other members of its own police department last month.
3 Tarrant County Detention Officers Arrested After Alleged Assault By 1 That Put Inmate In HospitalAll three detention officers are suspended while criminal and internal investigations are ongoing.
Suspect Handcuffed, Tased By Dallas County Sheriff's Deputy Credits Mother For Deputy's Arrest: 'She Pushed The Issue'Jeremiah Ramos, 22, in jail on drug possession charges, said Austin Palmer abused his authority by using a taser on him while he was handcuffed.
Texas Officer Caught On Camera Hitting Teen Girl IndictedOfficer Gary Tuli was indicted by a grand jury in Bexar County on one count of official oppression and a second count of false report to a peace officer.
Fort Worth Officer Indicted In Alleged Attack On SuspectA Tarrant County grand jury indicted officer Jon Romer, Jr. last week on charges of official oppression and perjury.
Fired Officer's Supporters Want Him Re-InstatedOfficer Jesus Martinez was fired from his job with the Dallas PD in November for excessive force, but several people across the city want to see him back with the department.
DPD Officer Caught On Camera Punching Suspect Found Not GuiltyDashcam video from a Dallas police car clearly showed then DPD officer Rene Villanueva repeatedly punching a drunk driving suspect in November 2013.
DISD Trustee Says Miles Violated LawDISD trustee Bernadette Nutall has filed a criminal complaint against superintendent Mike Miles, believing that he violated law by having her forcibly removed from a campus.
Hawkins Mayor Denies Official OppressionHawkins Mayor Will Rogers said that he was falsely arrested on an official oppression charge, and had just offered to help a resident get her yard cleaned up.
East Texas Mayor Charged With Official OppressionA newly elected East Texas mayor has been accused of threatening to ticket and fine a woman $500 daily in a messy yard dispute.
Trial Begins For Cop Accused Of Beating DriverA former Dallas police officer headed to trial on Thursday, accused of beating and macing a driver during a January 2011 traffic stop. The incident was all caught on camera.
Fired State Trooper Pleads Guilty After 2012 Roadside Cavity SearchFormer trooper, Kelly Helleson, pleaded guilty to two charges of official oppression, a class A misdemeanor.