Expect Increased Texas DPS Enforcement This Labor Day WeekendAs with other holiday weekends, authorities in Texas are stepping up their enforcement this Labor Day weekend in order to discourage violations such as drunk driving and speeding.
'Substantial' Resources Sent Throughout Texas Due To Protest Violence, FBI Teams Also AssistingGov. Greg Abbott on Sunday sent thousands of more Texas DPS troopers to cities throughout the state in response to a weekend of violent protests.
Gov. Abbott Sends Resources, DPS Officers To Dallas And Other Texas Cities Due To ProtestsAs tensions rose during protests in Texas Friday over police brutality, Gov. Greg Abbott has sent major cities, like Dallas, state resources and help from Texas DPS officers.
2 North Texas Teens Killed In Single-Vehicle CrashTwo North Texas 17-year-olds were killed in a single-vehicle crash Sunday afternoon, officials said.
Texas Drivers License Offices To Reopen In Phases, Residents Will Need To Book AppointmentsDrivers license offices in Texas are set to begin reopening, but residents in North Texas will have to wait a bit longer than other regions.
Texas Traffic Stop Yields 6 Firearms, Multiple Rounds Of Armor-Piercing Ammunition After Road Rage IncidentRichard Kammerer was charged with deadly conduct, theft of a firearm, possession of a prohibited weapon and unlawfully carrying of a weapon and was booked into the Guadalupe County Jail.
Wrong-Way Driver Taken Into Custody Following Collision With Tractor TrailerA wrong-way driver was taken into custody after colliding with a tractor trailer in Fort Worth early Sunday morning.
Extra Troopers Expected On Texas Interstates For ThanksgivingThe Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) will have extra troopers on the roads over the Thanksgiving weekend.
9 Arrested As Illegal Horse Racing Track Busted In Parker CountyTexas DPS spear-headed the investigation, where dozens of horses were found to be forced to race illegally in an unsanctioned race.
1 Dead After Pickup Strikes Big Rig On State Highway 34 In TerrellThe preliminary investigation indicates a Ford F-150 was traveling southbound when it moved into the northbound lane and crashed into the 18-wheeler.
Dallas Mayor Defends DPS Patrols After Accusations Of Over-Policing In South Dallas"I think they’re trying to address where the data points then in terms of criminal activity," said Mayor Eric Johnson.
Texas DPS Chief Of Intel-Counterterrorism John Jones Fired After Being Charged With Sexual AssaultThe chief of the Texas Department of Public Safety's Intelligence and Counterterrorism division has been fired after he was arrested and charged with sexual assault.
Driver Killed While Checking Her Disabled Vehicle On Bush TurnpikeA crash on President George Bush Turnpike left one woman dead after, authorities say, she was hit checking on her disabled vehicle.
New Details On Why Not Everyone Got Amber Alert For Salem Sabatka, Fort Worth Child Found SafeAfter 8-year-old Salem Sabatka was found safe, questions about Amber Alerts started coming in, with many people saying they didn't receive one.
DPS Honors Memory Of Fallen Texas Officers At Memorial ServiceMore than 300 guests, including various law enforcement officials, family members of fallen DPS officers and DPS employees, attended the event in Austin.