At Roundtable Discussion, Governor Vows Action Following Deadly El Paso Shooting RampageThe Governor said he wants to combat threats of domestic terrorism, root out hateful ideologies, and keep guns out of the hands of deranged individuals, while maintaining everyone's second amendment rights.
DPS: Troopers Fatally Shoot Driver Who Pulled Out Gun After Fleeing Traffic Stop In DallasThe Texas Department of Public Safety says troopers fatally shot a driver who pulled a handgun on them after fleeing a traffic stop in East Dallas Saturday night.
4 Years In Prison For Texas Man Who Pointed Laser At DPS HelicopterA Houston man will spend four years in federal prison after admitting to pointing a laser at a Texas Department of Public Safety helicopter last year.
North Texas Teacher Manuela Allen Found Dead At Lake, Texas Rangers Investigating As HomicideThe body of Manuela Allen, of Olney, Texas was found at Lake Cooper near Olney on Sunday.
Governor Greg Abbott Directs DPS To Help Dallas Police Combat Violent CrimeAccording to Governor Abbott's office, the move comes at the request of Dallas Police Chief U. Reneé Hall.
Governor Greg Abbott Offers State Resources To Help Dallas Police 'Quell Any Increase In Murders'Governor Abbott said he would make the DPS available to Dallas Police to ensure that they have every resource and tool to address the rise in murders recently.
Man Accused Of 15 Hour Standoff, Trooper's Shooting IndictedA man accused of shooting a Texas state trooper while fleeing a suburban Dallas traffic stop was indicted on multiple counts that could, if he's convicted, send him to prison for life.
Witnesses Describe Struggling Plane On Doomed Texas FlightFederal Aviation Administration and National Transportation Safety Board investigators surveyed the site but provided no preliminary information on what might have caused the crash.
2 Killed After Single-Engine Plane Crashes In TexasAuthorities say two people are dead after a small plane crashed in Texas.
6 Years For Texas Mom Who Sold Her Children To Settle Drug DebtA Texas woman has been sentenced to six years in prison after admitting selling three of her children to settle a drug debt.
Man Suspected Of Shooting Trooper In Jail For Aggravated Assault After 15-Hour Standoff In FriscoThe suspect in the shooting of a trooper is in jail on a charge of aggravated assault after keeping authorities in a standoff for nearly 15 hours at a Frisco apartment complex.
Suspect In Shooting Of Trooper Arrested After 15-Hour Standoff At Frisco Apartment ComplexAfter a standoff that lasted nearly 15 hours at a Frisco apartment complex, a 42-year-old suspect was taken into custody early Saturday morning. A trooper who was shot during the incident is also recovering in the hospital.
State Trooper Shot Following Chase; Standoff With Suspect At Frisco Apartment ComplexThe trooper is in stable condition and out of surgery. Doctors said it went well.
Dallas North Tollway Shutdown After 4-Vehicle PileupA crash that happened just before midnight has shutdown part of the Dallas North Tollway in Plano.
Reward Increased To $7,000 For Most Wanted Sex Offender From Wichita FallsThe Texas Department of Public Safety increased the reward for information leading to the capture of wanted sex offender Jorge Luis Santamaria, 37, to $7,000.