Biggest Test For Governor Abbott May Come After ElectionGreg Abbott is poised to follow Rick Perry and George W. Bush as Texas Republican governors who handily won re-election and elevated their national profile in the process.
Officials: "Missing" Gun Of Former Dallas Sheriff Was In Property RoomA gun loaned to former Dallas County Sheriff Lupe Valdez, and was said to be missing, has been found in the sheriff's department property room.
Democrats Relieved After Texas Candidate Loses House RunoffNational Democrats breathed a sigh of relief after a liberal outsider lost her runoff in a high stakes U.S. House race for one of three Republican-held seats in Texas.
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.
Dallas County Sheriff Seriously Considering Run For GovernorHer candidacy could mean serious changes for Dallas County. She would have to resign her position as sheriff just to run for governor.
Report: Dallas County Sheriff Considering Run For GovernorHer staff would not confirm or deny a possible run by Sheriff Lupe Valdez for the Governor's office in 2018.
Wife, Mother Of Man Who Died In Dallas Jail Lobby Sue CountyThe wife and mother of a North Texas man who died after a struggle with deputies in the Dallas County jail lobby filed a federal lawsuit Monday alleging excessive force by four deputies.
DPD Meets With DPS, Sheriff's Office To Deal With Crime WaveSeveral agencies including the Dallas Police and Dallas County Sheriff's, met Tuesday to discuss the rising crime rate in the city.
Family Still Searching For Answers After 2015 Jail Lobby DeathAn incident caught on tape at the Dallas County Jail is helping fuel calls for more information and a bigger investigation into a man’s death. Months after Joseph Hutcheson collapsed at the jail his family says they are still searching for answers surrounding his death.
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.
Dallas County Video Shows Last Moments Of Joseph Hutcheson's Life
Dallas County Sheriffs Show Video Of Jail Lobby DeathSheriff Lupe Valdez called a press conference Friday and showed video of the Dallas County Jail lobby on the morning Joseph Hutcheson was restrained and later died.
Activists Call For Dallas County Sheriff To Release Tape Of Jail DeathDallas activists and the family of Joseph Hutcheson are demanding that Dallas County Sheriff Lupe Valdez release surveillance video recorded earlier this month when Hutcheson died in the lobby of the Lew Sterrett Justice Center.
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.