Spring Breakers Will See More DPS Troopers On Texas HighwaysHighway Patrol Troopers will increase traffic enforcement as part of Operation CARE (Crash Awareness and Reduction Effort) from March 13 through March 21, including St. Patrick’s Day.
DPS Increasing Enforcement On Texas Highways During HolidaysDPS Troopers will be increasing enforcement beginning on Wednesday, Dec. 23, through Saturday, Dec. 26, as well as Thursday, Dec. 31, through Friday, Jan. 1.
Oklahoma Highway Patrol Captain Passes Away From CoronavirusCapt. Jeffery Sewell, 58, of Atoka died Saturday at a Denison, Texas, hospital where he had been treated for the virus for about three weeks.
DPS Troopers Rescue 500 Missing, Exploited Or At-Risk Children Since Implementing New ProgramAfter little more than a decade, the Texas Department of Public Safety Highway Patrol Troopers has reached a milestone in child rescues.
As COVID-19 Cases Spike In Louisiana, Texas Tightens Travel Rules From The Neighboring StateSaying the move is being made to slow and manage the growing pandemic, Texas is ratcheting up restrictions one of the growing hot spots for COVID-19 -- neighboring Louisiana.
Autopsy Shows Dallas Man Fatally Shot By Troopers Was Struck 16 TimesThe autopsy of a man fatally shot by two state troopers following a Dallas traffic stop shows he had 16 gunshot wounds, including shots to the head, front and back torso and both legs.
Woman Killed, 6 People Injured Following Multi-Vehicle Crash In Wise CountyOne woman has died and six people are injured following a multi-vehicle crash in Wise County Saturday morning.
DPS Troopers With Larger Waistlines Face Termination, Lawsuit FiledThe Texas Department of Public Safety Officers Association is suing over a new policy that states officers with larger waistlines can lose their job.
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.
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.
Passenger Killed In Car That Lost Control And Hit SUVThe passenger of a car that lost control and slammed into an SUV just before midnight Sunday died in the crash.
DPS Troopers Out In Force During Thanksgiving HolidayTexas troopers out in force during Thanksgiving week will be watching for drunken drivers and people who don't buckle up during the busy holiday period.
DPS Checks Thousands Of Vehicles During Roadcheck Texas troopers have sidelined nearly 1,900 vehicles as part of the three-day nationwide safety effort called Roadcheck 2014.
Longtime Texas DPS Officer Named Head of RangersThe Texas Department of Public Safety has named Kirby Dendy chief of the Texas Rangers after the retirement of Hank Whitman.