Sheriff: East Texas Boy, 2, Finds Gun, Fatally Shoots SelfInvestigators say a 2-year-old East Texas boy has died after accidentally shooting himself with a pistol he apparently found while visiting relatives.
After Deputy Arrests, Texas Sheriff Hires Doc To Do More ScreeningA Texas sheriff who's seen 18 deputies arrested this year on various charges says a staff psychologist will be hired to better screen applicants.
Sheriff Loses Election To His Deputy, Fires Him Moments LaterBon Homme County Sheriff Lenny Gramkow was soundly beaten by Deputy Mark Maggs on June 5.
'If You Kill Someone, We Might Kill You Back': Sheriff's County Welcome Sign Goes ViralA sheriff in georgia has erected a sign touting its resident's ability to carry concealed weapons and their alleged willingness to use them.
Ex-Texas Deputies Plead Guilty To Stealing Guns From Evidence RoomRecords show a deputy obtained a court order to destroy hundreds of firearms, several turned up at a pawn shop.
Ex-Sheriff Joe Arpaio Convicted Of Ignoring Judge's OrderFormer Sheriff Joe Arpaio convicted of a criminal charge for refusing to stop traffic patrols that targeted immigrants.
North Texas Neighborhood Is A Speeding 'No Man's Land'Alleged speeding in a Godley neighborhood is so severe, some parents won't let the kids play outside.
Flags To Fly At Half-Staff For National Peace Officers Memorial DayPresident Kennedy issued a proclamation in 1962 setting May 15th as the day to honor fallen law enforcement officers.
Ex-Detective In Texas Gets Prison For Money LaunderingA former detective with a Southeast Texas sheriff's office must serve a year and a day in federal prison for money laundering in a public housing scheme.
Longest-Running Arizona Sheriff Loses ElectionArpaio was first elected in 1993 making him the longest running sheriff in Maricopa County history.
Palo Pinto County Sheriff Indicted For Alleged Misuse Of Tape RecorderPalo Pinto County Sheriff Ira Mercer was indicted for two counts of unlawful interception of oral communication, according to the Attorney General's office.
Dallas County Employees To Get RaiseThe pay hike was approved while dozens of Dallas County Sheriff's deputies filled the Commissioners Court meeting, imploring Commissioners to increase their pay.
Vandals Tag Satanic Symbols, Racial Slurs On ChurchParker County Sheriff’s deputies responded to a graffiti call Monday afternoon in Springtown, where Friendship Baptist Church was vandalized.
Texas Man Drowns In Montana Kayaking AccidentA 53-year-old Texas man has drowned in a Montana kayaking accident.
Bill Waybourn Elected Tarrant County SheriffWaybourn won by more than 3,000 votes over incumbent Sheriff Dee Anderson.