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July 18, 2018 -- The Texas Department of Public Safety today announced that Anthony Fitzgerald Turner, a fugitive on the state's most wanted sex offenders list, was captured on Sunday in Houston. More
July 18, 2018 -- Houston police are investigating the death of a man found at 1900 Cullen Boulevard on Monday. More
July 18, 2018 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that Christhian Martinez has been arrested in connection with Tuesday's shooting of a man at 6710 Hendon Lane. More
July 17, 2018 -- Texas Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick issued a statement today in response to the Santa Fe Independent School District Board of Trustees vote to install metal detectors at school entrances. More
July 17, 2018 -- Houston mayor Sylvester Turner today issued a statement on the arrest of capital murder suspect Jose Rodriguez. More
July 17, 2018 -- U.S. Senator John Cornyn today discussed Democrats’ movement to abolish Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) and a resolution he introduced to support the work of ICE agents. More
July 17, 2018 -- The Texas Department of Public Safety is asking for the public's assistance in solving the 2004 murder of Linda Trevino Carbajal in Lubbock County. More
July 17, 2018 -- Update: The Harris County Sheriff's Office today reported that Jose Gilbert Rodriguez, a suspect wanted in connection with multiple murders, has been captured. More
July 17, 2018 -- The Houston Health Department and Houston Office of Emergency Management will host a community event on July 23 to provide information about heat safety and other emergency preparedness topics. More
July 17, 2018 -- The La Porte Police Department has released the identities of the two occupants who died in an aircraft crash that occurred on Sunday near the La Porte Municipal Airport. More
July 16, 2018 -- Harris County Flood Control District officials will hold a public meeting July 17 to describe projects that could be candidates for funding in the 2018 Flood Control District bond program. More
July 16, 2018 -- The Harris County Sheriff's Office has released video of a suspect wanted in the murder of a woman at 12402 Bent Pine Drive in northwest Harris County. More
July 16, 2018 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that Oscar Pinto Mejia has been arrested on charges of intoxication manslaughter in connection with a fatal crash that occurred on Saturday at 2398 North Loop West. More
July 16, 2018 -- Houston police are investigating several incidents that occurred during the weekend, including Saturday's fatal shooting of a woman found at 7592 West FM 1960. More
July 16, 2018 -- The Texas Department of Public Safety today reminded Texans to take extra safety precautions as temperatures and heat indices continue to reach 100 degrees and above in many parts of the state. More
July 15, 2018 -- The La Porte Police Department today reported that a small plane crashed near La Porte Municipal Airport. More
July 14, 2018 -- The United States Coast Guard today medevaced a man from a tanker approximately 14 miles south of Galveston. More
July 14, 2018 -- The United States Coast Guard today assisted four mariners from a recreational vessel taking on water near Freeport, Texas. More
July 13, 2018 -- Governor Greg Abbott today attended and delivered remarks at the American Legion, Department of Texas 100th anniversary convention in San Antonio. More
July 13, 2018 -- The Missouri City Police Department announced that innovative strategies, community partnerships and prevention programs have helped reduce crime to record lows citywide. More
July 13, 2018 -- Houston police on Thursday reported that aggravated robbery charges have been filed against Edrick Harrison, a suspect wanted in connection with the June 5 robbery at 3900 Creekmont Drive. More
July 13, 2018 -- The Houston Police Department on Thursday reported that Michael B. Dennis has been arrested on charges of aggravated assault against a public servant in Wednesday's shooting incident involving federal agents. More
July 13, 2018 -- Houston police are investigating the death of a man found at 5830 Old Spanish Trail on Wednesday. More
July 13, 2018 -- Houston police on Thursday reported that Jerry Jones has been arrested on charges of aggravated assault with a deadly weapon and murder in connection with the June 27 fatal shooting of a man at 4900 Perry. More
July 12, 2018 -- Senator Boris Miles today issued a statement on plans for the City of Houston Martin Luther King Jr. Parade. More
July 12, 2018 -- Houston police are investigating Wednesday's shooting incident involving federal agents at 6118 Grapevine. More
July 12, 2018 -- Houston police are investigating Wednesday's shooting of four people at 9550 Bissonnet. More
July 12, 2018 -- Houston police are investigating Wednesday's fatal crash at 11400 West Bellfort. More
July 12, 2018 -- Houston police are investigating Tuesday's fatal shooting of a man at 9998 South Main Street. More
July 12, 2018 -- Galveston Police Chief Vernon Hale recently spoke to members of LULAC and the NAACP. More
July 11, 2018 -- The La Porte Police Department has arrested Noel Christian Scholes in connection with the July 8 burglary of a church at 310 South Broadway. More
July 11, 2018 -- The Harris County Sheriff's Office is seeking the public's assistance in identifying two suspects wanted in connection with the June 9 fatal shooting of a man at 12203 Old Walters Road. More
July 11, 2018 -- The Harris County Sheriff's Office on Tuesday reported that murder charges have been filed against Garry Newman Jenkins in connection with the death of his mother, Vertie Hamilton. More
July 10, 2018 -- Railroad Commission Chairman Christi Craddick on Monday joined Governor Greg Abbott's Child Sex Trafficking Team (CSTT) and energy industry representatives to raise awareness about human trafficking. More
July 10, 2018 -- The Dickinson Police Department is seeking the public's assistance in identifying a suspect involved in a bank robbery on July 5. More
July 10, 2018 -- Houston police are investigating Monday's fatal shooting of a man at 7200 Cullen Boulevard. More
July 10, 2018 -- The Harris County Office of Homeland Security & Emergency Management today reminded residents to be prepared when traveling during hurricane season. More
July 10, 2018 -- The Galveston County Sheriff's Office on Monday responded to an auto/pedestrian accident in the 3800 block of State Highway 146. More
July 10, 2018 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that Willie Earl Simmons, Jr. has been arrested on charges of felony assault in connection with an incident on July 5 at 3030 Dunvale Road. More
July 09, 2018 -- Senator Borris Miles recently worked with Mayor Sylvester Turner to include Sunnyside in the program to clean illegal dumpsites through the Zika Abatement Debris Removal Service. More
July 09, 2018 -- The United States Coast Guard today announced that the Coast Guard Cutter Dauntless, which had operated out of Galveston, Texas for 25 years, will arrive at its new homeport in Pensacola, Florda on Tuesday. More
July 09, 2018 -- Houston police are awaiting autopsy results in the death of a man found at 6426 Mobud on July 6. More
July 09, 2018 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that Jonathan Nguyen has been arrested on capital murder charges in connection with the July 6 death of a man at 11700 Beechnut. More
July 09, 2018 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that Francisco Garza Olazaran has been arrested on murder charges in connection with the July 4 death of his wife, Maria Olazaran. More
July 06, 2018 -- The League City Police Department is investigating today's shooting at 1111 West Main Street. More
July 06, 2018 -- Houston police are investigating Thursday's shooting of a man at 900 East Little York. More
July 06, 2018 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that Malichia Legree has been arrested on charges of aggravated assault against a public servant in connection with an incident at 4200 San Jacinto Street. More
July 06, 2018 -- Houston police are investigating Wednesday's fatal shooting of a man at 1100 Webster Street. More
July 05, 2018 -- Harris County Fire Marshal's Office (HCFMO) investigators on Wednesday arrested James Martin (DOB 12/7/1953) for arson and burglary of a building. More
July 05, 2018 -- The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) today announced nearly $5 billion in funding for disaster recovery projects in Texas. More
July 05, 2018 -- Representative John Culberson today released a statement after the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers released their Long-Term Disaster Recovery Investment Plan. More
July 05, 2018 -- The Texas Department of Public Safety today reported that DPS troopers inspected more than 7,900 commercial motor vehicles as part of Roadcheck 2018. More
July 05, 2018 -- Houston police are awaiting autopsy results on a man who was found deceased at 5800 Bellaire Boulevard on Wednesday. More
July 05, 2018 -- The Houston Police Department today filed murder charges against Eddie Roy Olvera, a suspect wanted in connection with Tuesday's death of a woman at 10500 West Hardy Road. More
July 05, 2018 -- Houston police are investigating Tuesday's shooting of a man at 7266 Whiley Road. More
July 05, 2018 -- Houston police are investigating Tuesday's fatal shooting of a man at 7003 McHard Road. More
July 05, 2018 -- The Harris County Sheriff's Office on Tuesday arrested Jeremy Devon Hollins on felony charges of indecency with a child/exposure. More
July 03, 2018 -- The Houston Police Department today filed charges of aggravated assault with a deadly weapon against Erick Rodriguez, a suspect wanted in connection with the June 27 assault of a man at 6219 Griggs. More
July 03, 2018 -- The United States Coast Guard is reminding boaters to practice safety while on the water during the Independence Day holiday. More
July 03, 2018 -- The Galveston County District Attorney's Office on Monday announced that David Hall Rife has been sentenced to 10 years in prison on felony charges of driving while intoxicated. More
July 03, 2018 -- Houston police are investigating Friday's fatal shooting of a man at 6402 North Wayside. More
July 02, 2018 -- The Harris County Sheriff's Office today reported that Thomas Henry Rolle has been arrested on murder charges in connection with Sunday's fatal stabbing of a man at 4373 FM 1960 West. More
July 02, 2018 -- The Harris County Fire Marshal's Office is seeking the public's assistance in providing information regarding the recent theft of two fireworks stands and a generator. More
July 02, 2018 -- The Sugar Land Police Department today announced the launch of an online tool that allows citizens to report certain non-emergency crimes. More
July 02, 2018 -- Houston police are investigating several incidents that occurred during the weekend, including Saturday's fatal shooting of a man found at 7316 Texarkana. More
July 01, 2018 -- The United States Coast Guard today medevaced a 14-year-old male from the Carnival Valor cruise ship approximately 100 miles southeast of Galveston. More
June 29, 2018 -- Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) today commissioned 80 men and women as the state’s newest Highway Patrol Troopers. More
June 29, 2018 -- Harris County Fire Marshal's Office is encouraging residents to attend professional fireworks displays and practice fireworks safety. More
June 29, 2018 -- Houston police are investigating today's shooting of a man at 6000 Gulf Freeway. More
June 29, 2018 -- The Galveston County District Attorney's Office on Thursday announced that a grand jury has cleared a League City police officer in the January 23 fatal shooting of a suspect during a robbery at 1295 East League City Parkway. More
June 29, 2018 -- The Texas Department of Public Safety will be increasing traffic enforcement for the Independence Day holiday. More
June 28, 2018 -- The U.S. Coast Guard and partner agencies are participating in Operation Dry Water, a national boating under the influence awareness and enforcement campaign, Friday through Sunday. More
June 28, 2018 -- The Federal Bureau of Investigation and the Houston-Area Medicare Fraud Strike Force today reported that 12 individuals have been arrested in connection with a nationwide Medicare fraud takedown. More
June 28, 2018 -- The Sugar Land Police Department is investigating an incident regarding a man threatening an employee with a gun at a store on June 25. More
June 28, 2018 -- The Galveston Police Department and Galveston SWAT on Wednesday served three arrest warrants on the island related to drug and weapons possession charges. More
June 28, 2018 -- Houston police are investigating Wednesday's fatal shooting of a man at 8915 Broadway. More
June 28, 2018 -- The United States Coast Guard on Wednesday medevaced a mariner from a 28-foot recreational vessel near Galveston. More
June 28, 2018 -- The Harris County Department of Homeland Security and Emergency Management has provided tips to avoid being struck by lightning. More
June 27, 2018 -- Congressman John Culberson today issued a statement on the House’s consideration of H.R. 4760 – Securing America’s Future Act of 2018 and H.R. 6136 – Border Security and Immigration Reform Act. More
June 27, 2018 -- The United States Coast Guard today responded to an oil spill near Tabbs Bay, Texas. More
June 27, 2018 -- The Harris County Sheriff's Office on Tuesday reported that Justin Eugene Parker has been arrested on capital murder charges in connection with the May 31 fatal shooting of a man at 7302 Alabonson Road. More
June 27, 2018 -- Houston police are investigating Tuesday's fatal shooting of one man and wounding of another at 3501 Corder. More
June 27, 2018 -- The Houston Police Department on Tuesday reported that two suspects have been arrested on capital murder charges in connection with Friday's death of an elderly woman found at 12721 Leader Street. More
June 26, 2018 -- The Houston Independent School District Communications Team was honored with a Golden Achievement Award from the National School Public Relations Association (NSPRA) for its crisis communications during Hurricane Harvey. More
June 26, 2018 -- The Galveston County Sheriff's Office today reported that it is investigating Monday's incident involving the shooting of a suspect by a Galveston Police Department officer in the 5300 block of Avenue L. More
June 26, 2018 -- The Galveston County Sheriff's Office reported that a man's body was located today after he went missing in the area of 977 Elsie in Gilchrist. More
June 26, 2018 -- Houston police are investigating an incident that occurred on Friday at 3434 Tidwell involving an off-duty HPD officer firing shots at a robbery suspect. More
June 26, 2018 -- The United States Coast Guard on Monday participated in a search for a man who went missing after wading into the surf at Rollover Bay near Galveston, Texas. More
June 25, 2018 -- Brazoria County Judge Matt Sebesta has lifted the ban effective Monday, June 25, 2018 due to the recent rainfall, More
June 25, 2018 -- The Galveston Police Department today reported that an officer-involved shooting took place today during a traffic stop in the 5300 block of Avenue L, resulting in the death of the suspect. More
June 25, 2018 -- The La Porte Police Department today announced that additional officers will be deployed throughout the week of the Independence Day holiday. More
June 25, 2018 -- The United States Coast Guard on Sunday responded to a sinking barge near the Huey P. Long Bridge in New Orleans. More
June 25, 2018 -- Houston police are investigating several incidents that occurred during the weekend, including Friday's fatal shooting of a man at 8300 Canyon Street. More
June 24, 2018 -- The Galveston County District Attorney's Office has reported that Eddie Randle was sentenced to 9 years in prison on felony aggravated assault charges connected to an incident that occurred on May 21, 2017. More
June 24, 2018 -- Houston police are asking for the public's assistance in identifying a suspect wanted in today's shooting of a man at 11573 South Wilcrest Drive. More
June 22, 2018 -- The Federal Bureau of Investigation is seeking the public's assistance in identifying and locating two men who robbed a bank in southwest Houston on Wednesday. More
June 22, 2018 -- The Houston Police Department on Thursday reported that Jonathan Vera has been arrested on charges of capital murder in connection with the October 19, 2017 fatal shooting of one man and wounding of another at 264 Casa Grande. More
June 22, 2018 -- The Harris County Sheriff's Office is seeking the public's assistance in identifying two of three robbery subjects from the April 14 robbery of a business at 2020 South Fry Road. More w/Video
June 22, 2018 -- Houston police are investigating Thursday's shooting of a man at 7807 Hirsch Road. More
June 22, 2018 -- Houston police are investigating Thursday's shooting which resulted in the wounding of two women at 5100 Myrtlewood. More
June 21, 2018 -- The Texas Department of Public Safety today reminded Texans to take extra precautions against high temperatures as summer officially begins. More
June 21, 2018 -- The Houston Police Department on Tuesday arrested Fredy Martinez on charges of intoxication assault in connection with a crash at 8500 Long Point. More
June 21, 2018 -- The Galveston County Sheriff's Office Special Crimes Unit and Tactical Response Team on Tuesday arrested Tommy Williams on drug possession charges following an investigation and search of a home at 1435 9th Street in San Leon. More
June 21, 2018 -- Houston police are investigating Wednesday's shooting of a man at 3043 Golfcrest Boulevard. More
June 20, 2018 -- Houston Mayor Sylvester Turner today issued a statement on the end of the federal government's practice of separating migrant children from parents at the U.S. border. More
June 20, 2018 -- Texas Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick made a statement today after President Donald Trump signed an executive order directing federal detention policy at the U.S. border: More
June 20, 2018 -- Houston police are awaiting autopsy results regarding a man found deceased at 808 North York Street on Tuesday. More
June 20, 2018 -- The Galveston Police Department today reported that "Little Jacob", a young boy whose body was found on the beach on October 20, 2017, has been identified as Jayden Alexander Lopez, and that two suspects, one being Lopez's mother, have been arrested on charges of tampering with or fabricating physical evidence. More
June 20, 2018 -- The Houston-Galveston Area Council has announced that its Regional DWI Task Force will be operating in the Houston-Galveston Area for the July 4 holiday. More
June 19, 2018 -- FEMA advises for health and safety reasons: Don’t bring contaminated items into your FEMA/Texas General Land Office (GLO) manufactured housing unit. More
June 19, 2018 -- U.S. Representative Brian Babin today released a statement regarding the border situation. More
June 19, 2018 -- Houston police are investigating Monday's fatal shooting of a man found at 9006 Willow Meadow. More
June 19, 2018 -- Houston police are investigating Monday's incident involving an officer discharging his duty weapon at three robbery suspects in the 11000 block of Sabo Road. More
June 19, 2018 -- The Sugar Land Police Department will conduct a special drunk driving enforcement initiative from June 29 through July 4. More
June 18, 2018 -- Senator Boris Miles today issued a statement on President Trump's immigration policy. More
June 18, 2018 -- Congressman John Culberson today issued a statement on the border crisis and family separations. More
June 18, 2018 -- The Harris County Sheriff's Office today reported that Ricky Rangel, a suspect in a drunk driving crash involving a patrol vehicle, has been captured after he escaped a hospital where he was being treated. More
June 18, 2018 -- The Houston Police Department's Vice Division today reported that 39 suspects were arrested for either compelling prostitution or solicitation of prostitution during May. More
June 18, 2018 -- Houston police are investigating several incidents that occurred during the weekend, including Saturday's fatal shooting of a man at 9797 North Freeway. More
June 18, 2018 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that Errol Terry Ramnarine has been arrested on charges of intoxication assault in connection with Sunday's crash at 400 Old Atascocita Road. More
June 17, 2018 -- The Dickinson Police Department today arrested Kenneth Wayne Lucio on charges of accident involving injury or death in connection with an incident involving a vehicle fatally striking a pedestrian in the 3200 block of Interstate Highway 45. More
June 17, 2018 -- The Dickinson Police Department is investigating a fatality incident involving a vehicle and a pedestrian in the 3000 block of Interstate Highway 45. More
June 15, 2018 -- In response to the devastating flooding of Hurricane Harvey, the Harris County Flood Control District has added several new rainfall and flood-stage gages – both inside and outside of Harris County. More
June 15, 2018 -- Hitchcock resident Samuel Collins, III calls on fellow citizens of the small community to take an active part in identifying and addressing the city's management problems. More
June 15, 2018 -- Houston police are investigating today's fatal shooting of a man at 7900 Creekbend. More
June 15, 2018 -- Harris County Attorney Vince Ryan, in observance of World Elder Abuse Day, today lauded the accomplishments of the Harris County Senior Justice Assessment Center, which is in its first year of operation. More
June 15, 2018 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that Landon Michael Johnson has been arrested on possession and illegal weapons charges in connection with Thursday's shooting of a woman at 16613 Parkridge Court. More
June 14, 2018 -- Houston police are seeking the public's assistance in identifying a female victim whose remains were found at 10611 FM 1960 on March 24. More
June 14, 2018 -- Houston police are investigating the death of a man found at 1831 West 23 Street on Wednesday. More
June 14, 2018 -- Houston police are investigating Wednesday's fatal crash at 6400 Wheatley. More
June 13, 2018 -- TxDOT will be making needed repairs to the northbound and southbound Frontage Road from Harborside to 59th St in Galveston beginning Thursday, June 14th through Saturday, June 30th. More
June 13, 2018 -- Reconstruction begins on Blackhawk Boulevard in Friendswood on Monday, June 18. It is scheduled to last until fall 2019. More
June 13, 2018 -- The League City Police Department today reported that John Wells has been charged with murder in connection with the July 23, 2017 fatal shooting of Clarence James Humphrey. More
June 13, 2018 -- The United States Coast Guard on Tuesday medevaced a man from a tanker approximately 27 miles south of Sabine, Texas. More
June 13, 2018 -- The La Porte Police Department on Tuesday announced that Lieutenant John Krueger recently received certification under Sam Houston State University's Certified Public Manager program. More
June 13, 2018 -- Houston police are investigating Tuesday's fatal shooting of a man at 8405 Broadway. More
June 12, 2018 -- Brazoria County Commissioners Court voted today to implement certain firework restrictions due to drought conditions throughout the county. More
June 11, 2018 -- Houston police are investigating several incidents that occurred during the weekend, including Saturday's shooting of four men at 6302 Martin Luther King Boulevard. More
June 11, 2018 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that Dentrell Adam Claverie has been arrested on murder charges in connection with Sunday's fatal shooting of a man at 12261 Fondren Road. More
June 11, 2018 -- The Harris County Office of Homeland Security and Emergency Management is hosting the second annual Smart PAWZ pet event on Tuesday at Houston TranStar. More
June 11, 2018 -- The City of Sugar Land today announced that Assistant Police Chief Eric Robins has been promoted to police chief. More
June 10, 2018 -- The Houston Police Department have released surveillance photos of a vehicle wanted in connection with Saturday's fatal shooting of a man at 600 Rushcreek Drive. More
June 08, 2018 -- Houston police have announced the arrest of two people in connection with a child's 2017 death at 2901 Fulton. More
June 08, 2018 -- Houston police are investigating Thursday's shooting at 8505 Lenore. More
June 08, 2018 -- The Houston Police Department is investigating Thursday's discovery of a deceased man at 6400 Long Drive. More
June 08, 2018 -- The Texas Department of Public Safety today announced the launch of the iWatchTexas mobile app. More
June 07, 2018 -- More than 200 educators and law enforcement officials as the Center for Safe and Secure Schools hosted the Student Safety and Discipline Institute on June 6 at Harris County Department of Education. More
June 07, 2018 -- Houston police have announced the arrest of 18-year-old Reginald Hawkins in connection with a fatal shooting that occurred at 9828 Blackhawk Boulevard on January 20. More
June 07, 2018 -- The Houston Police Department is investigating Wednesday's fatal shooting at 7100 Elbert Street. More
June 06, 2018 -- The Texas Attorney General's Office has announced that its Apprehension Unit netted its 10,000th arrest. More
June 06, 2018 -- The Houston Police Department is investigating today's fatal crash at 1100 Tidwell. More
June 06, 2018 -- The Harris County Sheriff's Office has announced a pair of arrests in connection with the aggravated robbery of a couple last month. More
June 05, 2018 -- La Porte police have announced the arrest of 25-year-old Oscar Alvarado, Jr. for burglary of a habitation. More
June 05, 2018 -- The Galveston Police Department on Monday responded to a crash between a car and several bicycles near 69th Street and Weis. More
June 05, 2018 -- Houston police are investigating Monday's shooting of a man at 10280 Windmill Lakes. More
June 05, 2018 -- Houston police are investigating Monday's fatal shooting at 15000 Markwood. More
June 05, 2018 -- The Houston Police Department has announced the arrest of 35-year-old Rigoberto A. Caballero Escobar in connection with Sunday's fatal assault at 5200 Telephone Road. More
June 05, 2018 -- The La Porte Police Department has posted a news release pertaining to summer school zones. More
June 04, 2018 -- The Texas Department of Public Safety will participate in an annual commercial vehicle inspect effort from June 5-7. More
June 04, 2018 -- Dickinson police are asking for the public’s help in locating 18-year-old Arionna Parham. More
June 04, 2018 -- Houston police have announced that charges have been filed in Saturday's DWI crash at 900 Gulf Freeway. More
June 04, 2018 -- Houston police have announced that charges have been filed in the April 5 shooting at 9510 Langdon Lane. More
June 04, 2018 -- Houston police are investigating several incidents that occurred during the weekend, including Sunday’s discovery of a deceased woman at 6800 Madrid. More
June 01, 2018 -- The United States Coast Guard on Friday rescued two boaters from the water after their vessel sank near Fulton, Texas. More
June 01, 2018 -- The Galveston Police Department today reported that a suspect was arrested after police found 19 kilos of cocaine in the trunk of his car during a traffic stop on Wednesday. More
June 01, 2018 -- The Harris County Sheriff's Office today reported that Roderick Coffman and Benjamin Terrell Gowdy have been arrested on capital murder charges in connection with the May 15 fatal shooting of a man at 16415 Woodrow Street in Channelview. More
June 01, 2018 -- Houston police are investigating Thursday's shooting of a woman and apparent suicide of a male suspect at 13530 Louisville. More
June 01, 2018 -- Houston police are investigating Thursday's stabbing of a man at 10200 West Bellfort. More
May 31, 2018 -- The Galveston Police Department is investigating Wednesday's death of a man found near the 1000 block of 51st Street. More
May 31, 2018 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that Arturo Perez has been arrested on two counts of aggravated assault in connection with Tuesday's shooting of a woman and a man at 6100 Werner. More
May 31, 2018 -- The Texas Department of Public Safety today announced that David Sauceda Medina has been added to the state's Most Wanted Sex Offenders List, with a $3,000 award being offered for information leading to his capture. More
May 31, 2018 -- The Harris County Sheriff's Office has filed aggravated assault charges against James Johnson, a suspect wanted in connection with the shooting of a woman at the La Escancia Apartment complex. More
May 30, 2018 -- Houston police are investigating the death of a woman found at 6822 Weston on Sunday. More
May 30, 2018 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that two suspects have been arrested in connection with the shooting of a male juvenile at 12600 Ashford Meadows Drive on May 26. More
May 30, 2018 -- Houston police are investigating Tuesday's fatal shooting of one man and wounding of another at 11980 Overbrook. More
May 30, 2018 -- Alvin Community College recently held a graduation ceremony for the 110th Law Enforcement Academy. More
May 30, 2018 -- Houston police are investigating Tuesday's fatal shooting of a man at 3200 Airline. More
May 29, 2018 -- The Houston Health Department has issued a correction to a previous report that incorrectly identified the recidivism rate of the May 2018 CRNP graduating class. More
May 29, 2018 -- The Harris County Office of Homeland Security & Emergency Management today announced the release of its 2017 Annual Report. More
May 29, 2018 -- Houston police are investigating several incidents that occurred during the Memorial Day holiday weekend, including Friday's fatal shooting of a woman and apparent suicide of a man at 7200 T.C. Jester Boulevard. More
May 29, 2018 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that Edy Lopez-Hernandez has been arrested on charges of intoxication assault and failure to stop and render aid in connection with Sunday's fatal crash at 8600 Westpark Drive. More
May 27, 2018 -- The United States Coast Guard on Saturday rescued two men from their vessel near Galveston. More
May 27, 2018 -- The United States Coast Guard last week interdicted a Mexican lancha boat engaged in illegal fishing in federal waters off southern Texas. More
May 26, 2018 -- The United States Coast Guard today issued an advisory for boaters to prepare for subtropical storm Alberto. More
May 26, 2018 -- The Harris County Sheriff's Office is seeking the public's assistance in identifying suspects responsible for April 20, 2016 the shooting death of Hiram Vaughn, Jr. More
May 25, 2018 -- The Harris County Sheriff's Office today reported that two suspects have been arrested on felony theft charges, as well as evading arrest, in an incident at 13135 Louetta Road. More
May 25, 2018 -- Houston police are investigating Thursday's fatal shooting of one man near 4700 Bellfort and the wounding of another at 5100 Northridge. More
May 25, 2018 -- The Texas Department of Public Safety has issued a warning against leaving children unattended in a vehicle. More
May 25, 2018 -- The Houston Police Department today filed murder charges against Juan Aguilus, a suspect wanted in connection with the death of a man at 12425 Chimney Rock on January 12, 2017. More
May 24, 2018 -- The Harris County Sheriff's Office is seeking the public's assistance in identifying two persons of interest in connection with Sunday's murder of a man in the 13400 block of North Lake Houston Parkway. More w/Video
May 24, 2018 -- The Houston Police Department on Wednesday arrested Xavier Alejandro Martinez on murder charges in connection with the fatal stabbing of a woman at 4011 Galveston Road. More
May 23, 2018 -- The Coalition for the Homeless announced results for the Point-In-Time Homeless Count & Survey, which took place January 23-25, 2018 on behalf of the local Continuum of Care (CoC), known as The Way Home. More
May 23, 2018 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that a man injured in a March 26 auto-pedestrian crash has died. More
May 23, 2018 -- Houston police are investigating Tuesday's shooting of a man at 7555 Bellfort. More
May 23, 2018 -- The Texas Department of Public Safety has advised that it is participating in an enhanced enforcement period for intoxicated driving, speed limit violations, and seat belt laws, during the Memorial Day weekend. More
May 22, 2018 -- The La Porte Police Department today reported that a La Porte ISD student has been arrested in connection with terroristic threats made while riding the bus to school. More
May 22, 2018 -- The Harris County Sheriff's Office today reported that two counts of aggravated robbery with a deadly weapon have been filed against John Michael Medina in connection with at least four robberies in north east Harris County that took place on Sunday. More
May 22, 2018 -- Houston police are investigating Friday's shooting of a man at 10855 Telephone Road. More
May 22, 2018 -- Galveston County Commissioners Court on Tuesday presented a resolution supporting the Texas A&M Maritime Academy in obtaining a new national security multi-mission vessel. More
May 21, 2018 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that Jeremy Rene Leos has been charged with intoxication assault-serious bodily injury of a peace officer in connection with Sunday's crash involving a Houston police officer at 12300 Gulf Freeway. More
May 21, 2018 -- The United States Coast Guard last week interdicted a Mexican lancha boat crew engaged in illegal fishing off southern Texas. More
May 21, 2018 -- Houston police are investigating several incidents that occurred during the weekend, including Sunday's shooting of a juvenile male at 10901 Telephone Road. More
May 20, 2018 -- The United States Coast Guard on Saturday rescued an injured man from his sailing vessel 15 nautical miles southeast of Sabine Pass, Texas. More
May 20, 2018 -- Galveston County Criminal District Attorney Jack Roady on Saturday released the names of those killed in the shooting at Santa Fe High School. More
May 19, 2018 -- The La Porte Police Department today responded to a fire at Kuraray America's EVAL site at 11500 Bay Area Boulevard. More
May 18, 2018 -- Friendswood Mayor Mike Foreman today issued a statement regarding the shooting at Santa Fe High School. More
May 18, 2018 -- Houston Mayor Sylvester Turner today issued a statement regarding the shooting at Santa Fe High School. More
May 18, 2018 -- Santa Fe High School was the scene of a shooting incident today. More
May 18, 2018 -- The Galveston County Sheriff's Office has arrested Dimitrios Pagourtzis on Capital Murder charges in connection with today's shooting at Santa Fe High School. More
May 18, 2018 -- Harris County Judge Ed Emmett today announced that parts of the downtown Criminal Justice Center, which had been damaged during Hurricane Harvey, will be reopened next month in an effort to reduce jail crowding and speed up the judicial process. More
May 18, 2018 -- Houston police are investigating today's shooting of a man at the 1500 North Loop service road. More
May 18, 2018 -- The Galveston County Sheriff's Office hosted the Police Week Law Enforcement Memorial Service Thursday at the Joe Max Taylor Galveston Law Enforcement Facility in Galveston. More
May 17, 2018 -- Career and Recovery Resources, Inc. welcomed guests to a kick-off reception on Tuesday evening to highlight its upcoming 22nd Annual Barrier Breaker Award Luncheon and to introduce community leaders who will be honored at the event. More
May 17, 2018 -- The Texas Alliance for Safe Communities today issued a statement regarding reports that 14 Harris County Criminal Court at Law judges have demanded an injunction to prevent a bail reform order by federal Judge Lee Rosenthal. More
May 17, 2018 -- The Central Fort Bend Chamber recently hosted Rosenberg Police Chief Dallis Warren to discuss how to increase survival chances in active shooting scenarios. More
May 17, 2018 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that Brandon Venegas has been arrested on murder charges in connection with Monday's fatal shooting of a man at 4005 Hollister. More
May 17, 2018 -- The Galveston County Sheriff's Office on Wednesday arrested Christopher Rudd on drug charges following execution of a search warrant in the 1000 block of 16th Street in San Leon. More
May 17, 2018 -- Alvin Community College recently hosted a ceremony in honor of National Police Week. More
May 17, 2018 -- The United States Coast Guard in observance of National Safe Boating Week, reminding boaters to wear life jackets. More
May 17, 2018 -- The Galveston County District Attorney's Office on Wednesday announced that Ruben Noel Ornelas, a former Galveston County Sheriff's Deputy, has been sentenced to 20 years of prison on charges of Indecency with a Child by Sexual Contact and Online Solicitation of a Minor. More
May 16, 2018 -- Houston police are investigating Tuesday's shooting and wounding of a juvenile male at 4141 Barberry. More
May 16, 2018 -- The Houston Police Department's Vice Division today released booking photos of 34 suspects arrested for either compelling prostitution or solicitation of prostitution for the month of April. More
May 16, 2018 -- The Galveston Area Ambulance Authority, which responded to 13,654 calls in 2017, will recognize National EMS Week, May 20-36. More
May 15, 2018 -- The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) – Texas Division of Emergency Management’s (TDEM) annual conference began today and continues through Friday in San Antonio at the Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center. More
May 15, 2018 -- Harris County Attorney Vince Ryan today announced that his office participate in obtaining a more than $2.1 million judgment in civil fines and penalties against the others of Texas Tobacco smoke shop for selling synthetic marijuana. More
May 15, 2018 -- Houston police are investigating today's fatal crash at 15800 Katy Freeway. More
May 15, 2018 -- The Federal Bureau of Investigation Violent Crime Task Force has announced that a $5,000 reward is being offered for information leading to the identification and arrest of a man who robbed a Houston bank on Monday. More
May 15, 2018 -- Houston police are investigating Monday's fatal shooting of a man at 4005 Hollister. More
May 15, 2018 -- The Houston Health Department and Houston Fire Department, in observance of National Stroke Awareness Month, are urging residents to learn how to identify the most common symptoms of a stroke. More
May 15, 2018 -- Houston police are investigating Monday's shooting of one man and injury to another at 4925 Van Fleet. More
May 14, 2018 -- The Seabrook Police Department has announced that Seabrook police will be participating in the statewide "Click It or Ticket" campaign to enforce seatbelt laws. More
May 14, 2018 -- Houston police are investigating several incidents that occurred during the weekend, including Sunday's fatal crash involving a pedestrian at 1400 Congress. More
May 12, 2018 -- The United States Coast Guard on Friday medevaced an injured mariner from a recreational vessel near Rockport, Texas. More
May 12, 2018 -- The United States Coast Guard on Friday medevaced a 49-year-old crew member from a chemical tanker near Freeport. More
May 11, 2018 -- An observation by a motorist traveling on the Beltway 8 East southbound to I-10 East westbound and eastbound connector was reported to the Texas Department of Transportation, leading to the immediate inspection and closure of the connector. More
May 11, 2018 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that Casey G. Goodwin has been arrested on charges of intoxication manslaughter in connection with Thursday's fatal crash at 17800 Space Center Boulevard. More
May 11, 2018 -- Update: Clear Brook High School in Friendswood has given the "all clear" regarding entering Protect Mode earlier today due to reports of a suspicious package at a nearby business. More
May 11, 2018 -- Federal Emergency Management Agency Administrator Brock Long spent Hurricane Preparedness Week meeting with stakeholders in preparation for the 2018 Hurricane Season. More
May 11, 2018 -- Houston police are investigating Thursday's shooting of a man at 17100 Quail Park Drive. More
May 10, 2018 -- The La Porte Police Department on Wednesday announced that two of the department's K-9 officers won awards at the National Narcotic Detector Dog Association's conference. More
May 10, 2018 -- Houston police are awaiting autopsy results in the death of a person found on Tuesday after a fire was extinguished at 8706 Pagewood. More
May 10, 2018 -- Houston police are awaiting autopsy results in the death of a female found on Wednesday at 4448 Center Street. More
May 10, 2018 -- Houston police have referred Wednesday's fatal shooting of one man and the wounding of another at 3230 West Little York to a Harris County grand jury. More
May 10, 2018 -- Harris County Attorney Vince Ryan today announced that his office has won court orders against two Spring Branch smoke shops to stop their sale of vaping oil laced with illegal chemicals. More
May 09, 2018 -- The League City Police Department is hosting a food and fund drive to benefit the Children’s Nutritional Outreach programs of the Galveston County Food Bank (GCFB) May 14 through June 4. More
May 09, 2018 -- Houston police are awaiting autopsy results in connection with today's fatal shooting of a man at 3950 Victory Drive. More
May 09, 2018 -- The Harris County Fire Marshal's Office, in coordination with Crime Stoppers of Houston, has announced a partnership to combat arson during Arson Awareness Week by highlighting two arson cold cases. More
May 09, 2018 -- The United States Coast Guard will host a formal public hearing on July 16 at Coast Guard Sector Houston-Galveston to consider evidence related to the October 20, 2017 explosion and fire aboard the Brouchard No. 255 tank barge. More
May 09, 2018 -- Houston police are investigating Tuesday's shooting of two men at 3300 Dixie Drive. More
May 09, 2018 -- The Dickinson Police Department on Tuesday responded to a call regarding a self-inflicted gunshot. More
May 08, 2018 -- The Port of Galveston today announced that Port Police Officer Clay Garrison was recently named a recipient of the Fifty Club "Officer of the Year" award. More
May 08, 2018 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that Joseph Richard Reyes has been arrested on murder charges in connection with the December 16, 2011 death of a woman found at 4100 River Drive. More
May 08, 2018 -- Houston police are investigating Monday's death of a man at an incident at 11907 Pompton Drive. More
May 08, 2018 -- The Fifty Club's forty-seventh award luncheon was held Monday May 7, 2018 at Moody Gardens Hotel in Galveston. More
May 08, 2018 -- Houston police today released a composite sketch of a person of interest wanted for questioning in connection with the March 18 fatal shooting of a man at 7600 Creekbend Drive. More
May 08, 2018 -- League City Police Department Detective Shayne Yount was recently named the 2018 Fifty Club of Galveston County Officer of the Year for League City for his efforts in "jugging" investigations. More
May 08, 2018 -- The Texas Department of Public Safety is urging Texans to use Hurricane Preparedness Week to learn how to protect themselves and their families from hurricanes and tropical storms. More
May 08, 2018 -- The United States Coast Guard on Monday responded to an allision at Mardi Gras World Wharve in New Orleans. More
May 07, 2018 -- Coastal Health & Wellness recognizes May as Mental Health Awareness Month, along with Mental Health America (MHA), with a Fitness #4Mind4Body theme. More
May 07, 2018 -- Galveston College is now accepting applications for its 32nd Law Enforcement Academy with a new full-time day program, which will run Mondays through Fridays from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Classes begin Aug. 6. More
May 07, 2018 -- Texas Governor Greg Abbott today spoke at the 2018 Texas Peace Officers Memorial Ceremony. More
May 07, 2018 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that Corey Teamer has been arrested on two counts of aggravated assault against a public servant in connection with an incident involving shots fired at Fort Bend County Sheriff's deputies at 3300 Old Spanish Trail on April 23. More
May 07, 2018 -- Houston police are investigating several incidents that occurred during the weekend, including Saturday's shooting of two men at 12600 Richmond Avenue. More
May 07, 2018 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that Josue David Celis-Maltes has been arrested on aggravated assault charges in connection with Saturday's stabbing of a man at 10110 Club Creek. More
May 06, 2018 -- The La Porte Police Department on Saturday released a composite sketch of a suspect in the April 29 sexual assault of a minor female in the 600 block of South Broadway. More
May 04, 2018 -- The Houston Independent School District on Friday announced the appointment of Paul Cordova to chief of the HISD Police Department. More
May 04, 2018 -- United States Coast Guard Sector/Air Station Corpus Christi today held a change-of-command ceremony, with Captain Edward Gaynor relieving Captain Tony Hahn as commanding officer. More
May 04, 2018 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that Herberot Ray Hill has been arrested on murder charges in connection with Thursday's fatal stabbing of a woman found at 8400 Broadway. More
May 04, 2018 -- The Galveston County Sheriff's Office held a promotions ceremony on Thursday at the Joe Max Taylor Building in Galveston. More
May 04, 2018 -- Houston police are investigating Thursday's shooting of a man at 1007 Saint Clair. More
May 04, 2018 -- Houston police are investigating Thursday's fatal shooting of a man and apparent suicide of another man at 4027 Markham. More
May 03, 2018 -- Galveston County District Attorney Jack Roady today reported that a Galveston Grand Jury has indicted Texas City Commissioner Dee Ann Haney on two counts of manslaughter in connection with the July 3, 2017 fatal crash that resulted in the death of two people. More
May 03, 2018 -- The Galveston Police Department on Wednesday arrested two suspects after executing a search warrant as part of a narcotic investigation in the 4500 block of Avenue L. More
May 03, 2018 -- The Federal Bureau of Investigation is seeking the public's assistance in identifying and locating a suspect who robbed a Houston bank on May 1. More
May 03, 2018 -- Houston police are investigating Monday's fatal crash at 600 Holmes Road. More
May 01, 2018 -- Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton today filed a lawsuit against the federal government to end the unconstitutional Obama-era Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program. More
May 01, 2018 -- Harris County Commissioners Court today presented the Harris County Office of Homeland Security & Emergency Management (HCOHSEM) and representatives from the Texas Gulf Coast Regional Voluntary Organizations Active in Disaster (TGCR VOAD) with a proclamation for their efforts to promote preparedness during hurricane season. More
May 01, 2018 -- The Texas Department of Public Safety today announced that the reward for information leading to the capture of Israel Aguirre, a fugitive on the state's most wanted list, has been increased to $10,000. More
May 01, 2018 -- The La Porte Police Department on Monday reported on an officer involved shooting in the area of Red Bluff Road and Pasadena Boulevard. More
May 01, 2018 -- The Galveston County District Attorney's Office on Monday announced that Austin Calderone has been sentenced to life in prison on capital murder charges. More
May 01, 2018 -- The League City Police Department today reported that a suspect was fatally shot by officers while executing a search warrant in the 300 block of Morningside Drive. More
May 01, 2018 -- Houston police are investigating Monday's fatal shooting of a man at 9090 Greens Road. More
May 01, 2018 -- Houston police are investigating Monday's fatal crash at 2600 Voss. More
April 30, 2018 -- A Texas Bay Area family has been reunited with their late father’s Purple Heart thanks to the perseverance and detective work of a League City police officer. More
April 30, 2018 -- Houston Police are investigating several incidents that occurred during the weekend, including Sunday's fatal shooting of a woman and apparent suicide of a man at 7930 Corporate. More
April 29, 2018 -- The Harris County Sheriff's Office has released a video of a subject wanted for attempted abduction of two women in north Harris County. More w/Video
April 28, 2018 -- The Harris County Sheriff's Office is investigating the attempted abduction of two women in north Harris County. More
April 28, 2018 -- The Houston Police Department on Friday arrested William Bernard Landers on evasion and aggravated assault charges in connection with a shooting incident involving police at 1600 Brittmoore. More
April 28, 2018 -- The Houston Police Department has reported that Michael Parker has been arrested on murder charges in connection with Thursday's fatal shooting of a woman at 11810 Chimney Rock. Parker later died from a self-inflicted gunshot wound. More
April 27, 2018 -- Houston City Council Member Dave Martin has announced that prescription drug drop-off locations will be available in Clear Lake and Kingwood for National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day on Saturday. More
April 27, 2018 -- The Southeast Harris County Community Coalition will participate in the 13th National Prescription Drug Take Back Day in Deer Park and Baytown. More
April 27, 2018 -- The Texas Department of Transportation is urging drivers to watch carefully for motorcycles. More
April 27, 2018 -- The City of La Marque and the La Marque Fire Department will host a parade on Saturday celebrating the new Central Fire Station and Administration Building. More
April 27, 2018 -- The Friendswood Volunteer Fire Department EMS is hosting a "Safe Sitter Essentials" program for students on May 26. More
April 26, 2018 -- Representative John Culberson, Chairman of the Appropriations Subcommittee on Commerce, Justice, and Science (CJS), today chaired a hearing focused on the Department of Justice’s (DOJ) fiscal year 2019 budget request. More
April 26, 2018 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that Kenneth Wayne Driver has been arrested on murder charges in connection with the death of an infant found at 4700 South Kirkwood on November 15, 2011. More
April 26, 2018 -- The Houston Police Department on Thursday reported that a juvenile suspect has been arrested on two felony charges in connection with a fatal crash at 4000 West Fuqua. More
April 26, 2018 -- The La Porte Police Department today reported that Antonio Santana has been arrested on felony charges of driving while intoxicated. More
April 26, 2018 -- The Galveston Police Department will be changing its daily operation uniform to an all dark navy look beginning May 1. More w/Video
April 25, 2018 -- Multiple Galveston County agencies will participate in the National Prescription Drug Take Back Day program on Saturday, offering sites for residents to bring dangerous, expired, unused and unwanted prescription drugs. More
April 25, 2018 -- The United States Coast Guard on Monday interdicted a Mexican lancha boat engaged in illegal fishing in federal waters off southern Texas. More
April 25, 2018 -- The Seabrook Police Department on Tuesday announced that dispatcher Elizabeth Rushing recently received the Silent Hero Award during the Texas Public Safety Conference. More
April 25, 2018 -- Houston police are investigating Tuesday's fatal crash at 6000 Main Street. More
April 24, 2018 -- The United States Coast Guard Cutter Dauntless returned to their homeport in Galveston, Texas on Sunday, following a 60-day patrol in the Gulf of Mexico. More
April 24, 2018 -- Houston police are investigating Monday's incident involving a suspect exchanging gun shots with Fort Bend County Sheriff's deputies at 3300 Old Spanish Trail. More
April 24, 2018 -- The Harris County Office of Homeland Security and Emergency Management today issued a reminder regarding the sales tax holiday for the purchase of emergency preparation supplies, which takes place April 28-30. More
April 24, 2018 -- The Houston Police Department on Monday reported that Ketrell Beasley has been arrested on murder charges in connection with the February 25 fatal shooting of a man at 4800 Martin Luther King Boulevard. More
April 23, 2018 -- Houston police are investigating several incidents that occurred during the weekend, including Saturday's fatal shooting of two men and wounding of another at 14600 Buffalow Speedway. More
April 23, 2018 -- The Dickinson Police Department will participate in National Drug Take Back Day on April 28 to give the public the opportunity to rid their homes of potentially dangerous, expired, unused and unwanted prescription drugs. More
April 23, 2018 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that Lakendra Nicholson has been arrested on charges of intoxication manslaughter and two counts of intoxication assault in connection with Saturday's fatal crash at 1200 Crosstimbers. More
April 23, 2018 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that Dondrick Flagg has been arrested on capital murder charges in connection with Saturday's fatal shooting of a woman at 2725 Reed Road. More
April 22, 2018 -- The La Porte Police Department on Saturday reported that Corando Saenz, III has been arrested on aggravated robbery charges in connection with an incident in the Fairmont Central subdivision. More
April 21, 2018 -- The La Porte Police Department today reported that two suspects have been arrested on drug charges on Thursday. More
April 21, 2018 -- The United States Coast Guard on Friday posted an update regarding response to a natural gas pipeline fire near Port O'Connor. Texas More
April 21, 2018 -- The Harris County Sheriff's Office on Friday reported that an administrative disciplinary committee has recommended the termination of a deputy for fatally shooting Danny Ray Thomas on March 22. More
April 20, 2018 -- Attorney General Ken Paxton today announced that his office and the Harris County Attorney’s Office obtained a $2 million judgment against Happie Hippie Smoke Shop, which sold dangerous and illegal synthetic drugs. More
April 19, 2018 -- The Harris County Sheriff's Office today released a sketch of a suspect wanted in connection with the stabbing of a woman while shouting anti-Islamic slurs at her. More
April 19, 2018 -- Houston police are investigating Wednesday's fatal hit-and-run crash at 2100 State Highway 6. More
April 19, 2018 -- Houston police are investigating an April 10 auto-pedestrian crash at 8600 Bellaire Boulevard, which resulted in the death of the victim. More
April 19, 2018 -- The United States Coast Guard has provided an update regarding response to a gas pipeline fire near Port O'Connor, Texas. More
April 18, 2018 -- Local agencies in Harris County will host the fourth annual Missing in Harris County Day event on April 22. More
April 18, 2018 -- Houston police are investigating today's fatal crash at 3000 North Sam Houston Parkway. More
April 18, 2018 -- The Houston Fire Department today introduced four new pumper trucks that will be part of the department's fleet. More
April 18, 2018 -- The United States Coast Guard is responding to a gas pipeline fire near Port O'Connor, Texas. More
April 18, 2018 -- The Houston Police Department on Tuesday reported that Tarus M. Lawson has been charged with manslaughter and aggravated assault in connection with the April 2 fatal crash at 11401 South Post Oak. More
April 17, 2018 -- Representative John Culberson today released a statement after the House passed H.R. 5192 - Protecting Children from Identity Theft Act and H.R. 1512 - Social Security Child Protection Act of 2018. More
April 17, 2018 -- The Southeast Harris Community Coalition (SEHCCP), a program of Bay Area Council on Drugs and Alcohol (BACODA) and Lee College will present Prescription Drug Abuse: A Dose of Reality, a on April 18, 2018 from 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. More
April 17, 2018 -- The Texas Parks and Wildlife Department today announced that state game wardens have issued more than 150 citations to 19 fish markets and restaurants in the Houston area that illegally purchased game fish from undercover officers. More
April 17, 2018 -- The Texas Department of Public Safety is seeking the public's assistance in solving the 1991 murder of Kathy Page in Orange County. More
April 16, 2018 -- The City of Missouri City is accepting applications for its upcoming Police and Fire Academy. More
April 16, 2018 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that murder charges have been filed against Adrian Mondragon, a suspect wanted in connection with Saturday's fatal shooting of a man at 11801 South Sam Houston Parkway East. More
April 16, 2018 -- Houston police are investigating several incidents that took place during the weekend, including Sunday's fatal shooting of a juvenile female and the wounding of an adult male at 6111 Glenmont Street. More
April 16, 2018 -- The City of Friendswood today announced that the city's EMS department has been awarded the Gold Level of Readiness for the Texas EMS for Children State Partnership Voluntary EMS Pediatric Readiness program. More
April 14, 2018 -- The Harris County Sheriff's Office today reported that Kevin Shepherd has been arrested on capital murder charges in connection with the April 11 fatal shooting of a man in the 15400 block of Pueblito Verde Way. More
April 14, 2018 -- Galveston County District Attorney Jack Roady today welcomed participants and volunteers to the Crime Victims' Rights Week 5K Walk / Run held on Galveston's Seawall. More
April 14, 2018 -- Houston police are awaiting autopsy results in the death of a man found at 2200 Pierce Street on Thursday. More
April 14, 2018 -- The Houston Police Department on Friday reported that Teddy Geer has been arrested on murder charges in connection with the death of a man found at 2300 Travis on April 11. More
April 13, 2018 -- The Harris County Institute of Forensic Sciences (HCIFS) Crime Laboratory has identified two marijuana cases where an analyst recorded results without completely analyzing the evidence. The analyst has been terminated. More
April 13, 2018 -- Governor Greg Abbott today issued a State Disaster Declaration for a number of Texas counties currently experiencing extraordinary drought conditions resulting in an increased threat of wildfire. More
April 13, 2018 -- The United States Coast Guard has lifted waterway restrictions on the Mississippi River near New Orleans, following an oil spill in the area. More
April 13, 2018 -- The United States Coast Guard on Wednesday interdicted a Mexican lancha engaged in illegal fishing in federal waters off southern Texas. More
April 13, 2018 -- The United States Coast Guard is continuing to respond to an oil spill that took place on Thursday on the Mississippi River near New Orleans. More
April 13, 2018 -- Houston police are investigating Thursday's fatal hit-and-run crash at 9400 Town Park Drive. More
April 13, 2018 -- The Galveston County Sheriff's Office on Friday reported on a fatal crash following a pursuit by deputies. More
April 13, 2018 -- Houston police are investigating Thursday's fatal shooting of a man at 2326 Berry. More
April 13, 2018 -- Houston Mayor Sylvester Turner and Rice University, at a press conference held on Thursday in the former Sears building at Fannin and Wheeler, announced plans for the new Midtown Innovation District. More
April 13, 2018 -- Houston police have referred Thursday's fatal shooting of a man at 555 Seminar to a Harris County grand jury. More
April 12, 2018 -- Attorney General Ken Paxton announced today that his office’s prosecution of Backpage.com has resulted in the company pleading guilty to human trafficking in Texas and its CEO Carl Ferrer pleading guilty to money laundering. More
April 12, 2018 -- The United States Coast Guard today medevaced an injured fisherman off of a fishing vessel near the Texas City Dike. More
April 12, 2018 -- Houston police are investigating Wednesday's fatal crash at 12300 South Sam Houston Parkway East. More
April 12, 2018 -- The United States Coast Guard and local agencies are responding to reports of an oil spill on the lower Mississippi River near New Orleans. More
April 12, 2018 -- The Houston Mayor's Office today issued a news release regarding issues of human trafficking near public schools in the city. More
April 12, 2018 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that Alfred Steven Washington has been arrested on murder charges in connection with the December 9, 2017, fatal shooting of a woman and wounding of a man at 4901 Laura Koppe. More
April 12, 2018 -- The Houston Police Department's Vice Division has released booking photos of 122 suspects arrested on charges related to sex trade activity in the first quarter of 2018. More
April 12, 2018 -- The United States Coast Guard today advised caution for boaters during the French Quarter Fest in New Orleans, due to strong river currents along the Mississippi River. More
April 11, 2018 -- U.S. Senator John Cornyn today released a statement after President Trump signed the Allow States and Victims to Fight Online Sex Trafficking Act of 2017 (FOSTA), which includes the Stop Enabling Sex Traffickers Act of 2017 (SESTA). More
April 11, 2018 -- Texas Governor Greg Abbott and Attorney General Ken Paxton today sent a letter to eight state criminal justice agencies and associations, urging them to review their processes for reporting criminal history to the National Instant Criminal Background Check System (NICS). More
April 11, 2018 -- The Houston Independent School District Board of Education on Thursday will consider a resolution calling for federal action related to school shootings. More
April 11, 2018 -- Houston police are investigating today's assault of a man found at 2300 Travis. More
April 11, 2018 -- Houston police are investigating today's shooting of a man at 6200 Elm Street. More
April 10, 2018 -- Today Representative John Culberson and House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy voted to support important legislation to crack down on human traffickers. More
April 10, 2018 -- The South East Texas Regional Advisory Council will participate in a national full-scale exercise on April 11-12 to test the safe medical transport of highly infectious patients. More
April 10, 2018 -- The La Porte Police Department is investigating the death of a man who jumped from the Fred Hartman Bridge on Monday. More
April 10, 2018 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that Elie Nguoelet has been arrested on capital murder charges in connection with the April 3 fatal shooting of a man at 8404 South Course. More
April 09, 2018 -- STEAR, a free registry that provides local emergency planners and responders with additional information on the needs in their community, is now available. More
April 09, 2018 -- Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton announced today that Backpage.com, the largest online sex trafficking marketplace in the world, is permanently shut down. More
April 09, 2018 -- The Houston Fire Department on Sunday responded to a fire at the Toyota Center. More
April 09, 2018 -- The Houston Police Department's Clear Lake Substation will participate in National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day on April 28. More
April 09, 2018 -- Houston police are seeking the public's assistance in identifying a man wanted in connection with an incident involving gunfire in northwest Houston. More w/Video
April 09, 2018 -- Houston police are investigating Friday's fatal shooting of a man at 2600 Lazy Hollow. More
April 09, 2018 -- Houston police today reported that Cory Layne Jinks has been arrested on charges of intoxication manslaughter in connection with Friday's fatal crash at 11800 Hempstead Road. More
April 09, 2018 -- Galveston County area public safety officials and residents marked the beginning of National Crime Victims' Rights Week on Sunday with the annual Candlelight Vigil in remembrance and honor of victims of crime. More
April 07, 2018 -- The United States Coast Guard on Friday interdicted two Mexican lanchas engaged in illegal fishing in federal waters off southern Texas. More
April 07, 2018 -- The annual Take Back the Night event was held Thursday April 5, on the Seawall in Galveston. More
April 07, 2018 -- The Harris County Sheriff's Office is investigating Thursday's incident involving a male suspect slashing a woman with a knife while yelling anti-muslim slurs at her. More
April 06, 2018 -- Houston police are seeking the public's assistance in identifying an individual wanted for questioning in connection with the discovery of human remains at 10611 FM 1960 on March 24. More
April 06, 2018 -- Houston police are investigating Thursday's fatal shooting of a woman found at 9510 Langdon Lane. More
April 06, 2018 -- Houston Mayor Sylvester Turner today issued a statement regarding the arrest of a suspect in the March 1 fatal shooting of an 8-year-old boy. More
April 06, 2018 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that Devonte Lockett has been arrested on murder charges in connection with the March 1 fatal shooting of a boy and wounding of a girl at 3944 Scott Street. More
April 06, 2018 -- Houston police are investigating Thursday's fatal shooting of a man at 10630 Beechnut. More
April 05, 2018 -- A Galveston County jury found defendant Loyd Woodrow Hamilton Guilty of the Felony Offense of Aggravated Assault on April 4, 2018. The jury made an affirmative finding that a deadly weapon was used in this offense. More
April 05, 2018 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that Jamin Kidron Stocker has been arrested on capital murder charges in connection with the November 7, 2017 fatal shooting of a man at 4400 Caroline. More
April 05, 2018 -- The Southeast Texas Regional Advisory Council recently held an event for National Stop the Bleed Day 2018, with more than 120 participants receiving free training on how to property apply a tourniquet and put pressure to an open wound. More
April 05, 2018 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that Cortney Antrell Byrd has been arrested on capital murder charges in connection with the March 1 fatal shooting of a man and wounding of two women at 2500 Sampson. More
April 05, 2018 -- Houston police are investigating Wednesday's assault of a woman at 9805 Pine Lake Drive. More
April 04, 2018 -- The American Red Cross of the Texas Gulf Coast, a nonprofit humanitarian organization, announced today a mission critical donation by The Hamill Foundation. More
April 04, 2018 -- Senator John Cornyn has released a statement regarding the Trump Administration’s announcement that he will authorize Governors to deploy the National Guard to help support law enforcement along the southern border of the United States. More
April 04, 2018 -- Texas Governor Greg Abbott today issued a statement after the announcement from U.S. Secretary of Homeland Security Kirstjen Nielsen that the federal government will deploy the National Guard to the U.S.-Mexico border. More
April 04, 2018 -- The United States Coast Guard today issued a news release regarding 406 Day, an awareness campaign stressing the importance of emergency position indicating radio beacons. More
April 04, 2018 -- Houston police are investigating Tuesday's shooting of two males at 7401 Cullen Boulevard. More
April 04, 2018 -- The Sugar Land Police Department are searching for a suspect wanted in connection with the March 14 theft of shoes from a store at 2725 Town Center Boulevard. More
April 03, 2018 -- Houston police are investigating Monday's fatal crash at 11401 South Post Oak. More
April 03, 2018 -- Houston police are investigating today's fatal crash at 3900 Southwest Freeway. More
April 03, 2018 -- Houston police are investigating Monday's shooting death of a man at 8625 Winkler. More
April 03, 2018 -- The La Porte Police Department is seeking the public's assistance in identifying suspects who stole a purse from a woman at 1300 West Fairmont Parkway on March 29. More
April 02, 2018 -- The Southeast Harris Community Coalition (SEHCCP) and Lee College will present Prescription Drug Abuse: A Dose of Reality, at a community town hall meeting April 18. More
April 02, 2018 -- The Houston Fire Department on Sunday responded to an apartment fire at 6300 West Bellfort Avenue. More
April 02, 2018 -- The Texas Department of Public Safety today announced that the reward for information leading to the capture of Monroe Hernandez, a sex offender on the state's most wanted list, has been increased to $8,000. More
April 02, 2018 -- The Houston Fire Department on Friday responded to a house fire in the 10300 block of Moorberry Lane. More
April 02, 2018 -- The Galveston County District Attorney's Office today reported that Avis Lavar King has been sentenced to 32 years in prison on charges of evading arrest or detention with a vehicle in connection with an incident that took place on May 1, 2017. More
April 02, 2018 -- Houston police are investigating several incidents that occurred during the weekend, including Saturday's fatal shooting of one man and wounding of another at 8724 Fulton. More
March 31, 2018 -- The Friendswood Police Department today reported that a 6-year-old child is in critical condition following a hit and run incident at FM 2351 near Woodland Trail. More
March 30, 2018 -- The United States Coast Guard on Thursday responded to a capsized vessel near South Padre Island, Texas. More
March 30, 2018 -- Houston police are investigating Thursday's fatal crash at 14600 JFK Boulevard. More
March 29, 2018 -- U.S. Rep. Brian Babin, a member of the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee, today introduced H.R. 5417 The Responsible and Effective Standards for Truckers (REST) Act. More
March 29, 2018 -- The Harris County Sheriff's Office today reported that D. Dehnert, a deputy with the sheriff's office, has been arrested on three felony charges of possession of child pornography. More
March 29, 2018 -- The Houston Fire Department today provided safety tips for those cooking meals during Easter weekend. More
March 29, 2018 -- Houston police are investigating Wednesday's shooting of a man at 3722 Lockwood. More
March 29, 2018 -- Houston police are investigating Wednesday's fatal stabbing of a man found at 10010 Cullen Boulevard. More
March 29, 2018 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that Tristian Hutchins, an 8-year-old who was shot at 3944 Scott Street on March 1, has died. More
March 29, 2018 -- The La Porte Police Department has released video of a suspect illegally dumping debris at 10424 Spencer Highway. More
March 28, 2018 -- Governor Greg Abbott today announced that nominations for the 2018 Star of Texas Awards, which honor peace officers, firefighters, and emergency medical first responders who were seriously injured or killed in the line of duty, will officially open on April 15, 2018. More
March 28, 2018 -- Houston police are investigating Tuesday's shooting of a man at 10018 Victoria Point Lane. More
March 28, 2018 -- Houston police have referred Tuesday's fatal shooting of a man at 7400 Langley Road to a Harris County grand jury. More
March 28, 2018 -- La Porte police are investigating reports of shots being fired on Tuesday on the west side of the town. More
March 27, 2018 -- The Harris County Sheriff’s Office is scheduled for an on-site assessment of both the Law Enforcement and Communication Accreditation Units in April. More
March 27, 2018 -- The Harris County Fire Marshal's Office today issued a news release on the appointment of Laurie L. Christensen as Fire Marshal. More
March 27, 2018 -- Houston police are investigating Monday's assault of a man and woman at 1518 Robin. More
March 27, 2018 -- Houston police are investigating Monday's fatal crash at 5335 West Gulf Bank. More
March 27, 2018 -- Houston police are investigating the death of a woman found at 10225 Bissonnet on Monday. More
March 26, 2018 -- The Harris County Sheriff’s Office reports that an internal review of the March 22 deputy-involved shooting of Danny Ray Thomas is moving forward. More
March 26, 2018 -- The Southeast Harris Community Coalition, a program of the Bay Area Council on Drugs and Alcohol, has partnered with the Deer Park Police Department to install a prescription drug drop box in the department's lobby. More
March 26, 2018 -- Houston police are investigating several incidents that occurred during the weekend, including Saturday's fatal shooting of one man and wounding of another at 3502 Lydia. More
March 26, 2018 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that Kristian Danial Pedroza has been arrested on murder charges in connection with the March 20 fatal beating of his father at 6700 Sylmar. More
March 26, 2018 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that Ericka Naim has been arrested on charges of aggravated assault-family violence in connection with Saturday's stabbing of her live-in boyfriend at 3501 North MacGregor Way. More
March 25, 2018 -- The United States Coast Guard today is responding to a barge leaking biodiesel on the lower Mississippi River near New Orleans. More
March 23, 2018 -- The Sugar Land Police Department is searching for two men who used a stolen credit card for various purchases. More
March 23, 2018 -- Houston police are investigating Thursday's incident involving the fatal shooting of a male suspect by a Harris County Sheriff's deputy at 17600 Imperial Valley. More
March 23, 2018 -- Houston police are investigating Thursday's shooting of two men at 4900 Southwind. More
March 23, 2018 -- The Houston Police Department on Thursday arrested Cordale Robinson on murder and assault charges in connection with the death of one man and wounding of another at 2409 Grant Road. More
March 22, 2018 -- Mayor Sylvester Turner has ordered a cleanup under the IH 69 / US 59 Freeway from Caroline Street to Almeda Road, also known as the Wheeler Homeless Encampment, beginning at 8 a.m., Friday, March 23, 2018. More
March 22, 2018 -- The City of Friendswood on Wednesday announced that it has been ranked high on two "safest city" lists. More
March 22, 2018 -- The Harris County Sheriff's Office has captured an inmate who escaped the jail on Wednesday. More
March 21, 2018 -- Galveston Police have arrested seven individuals on felony charges on the City’s east end. Charges included one count of animal cruelty, five counts of possession of a controlled substance, and two charges of manufacturing and delivery of a controlled substance. More
March 21, 2018 -- The Federal Bureau of Investigation and other state, federal and local law enforcement agencies today announced that a federal criminal complaint and arrest warrant had been filed against Mark Conditt of Pflugerville, Texas, in connection with the recent series of bombings in Austin, prior to Conditt's death after discharging a bomb. More
March 21, 2018 -- The Friendswood Police Department today released its 2017 Annual Crime Report. More
March 21, 2018 -- Houston police are investigating the death of a man found at 5400 Armour Drive on Tuesday. More
March 21, 2018 -- Houston police are investigating Tuesday's fatal shooting of a man at 11000 Homestead. More
March 21, 2018 -- The La Porte Police Department's Animal Control Division has advised that residents be cautious when encountering bats in the area, after a deceased bat recently found at Fairway Drive tested positive for rabies. More
March 20, 2018 -- U.S. Senator John Cornyn and Representative Ted Poe today introduced the Debbie Smith Crime Victims Protection Act, legislation to reauthorize the Debbie Smith Act. More
March 20, 2018 -- The Texas Department of Public Safety today reminded Texans to remain vigilant and report suspicious activity to authorities, following recent bomb explosions in the Austin area. More
March 20, 2018 -- The Galveston County District Attorney's Office will hold events in observance of National Crime Victims' Rights Week April 8-14. More
March 20, 2018 -- The United States Coast Guard interdicted two Mexican lancha boats engaged in illegal fishing in federal waters off southern Texas during the weekend. More
March 20, 2018 -- The Houston Police Department has reported that Frank Moaning has been arrested on murder charges in connection with Monday's fatal shooting of a man at 8103 Martin Luther King Boulevard. More
March 20, 2018 -- Houston police are investigating today's fatal crash at 1200 West TC Jester. More
March 20, 2018 -- Houston police are investigating Monday's fatal crash at 10800 North Freeway. More
March 20, 2018 -- Houston police are investigating today's fatal assault that occurred at 6700 Sylmar Road. More
March 20, 2018 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that three suspects have been arrested on charges related to an incident in which shots were fired at officers in the 7100 block of Scott Street on Sunday. More
March 19, 2018 -- U.S. Senator John Cornyn today on the Senate floor, highlighted the importance of the Stop Enabling Sex Traffickers Act and urged his colleagues to vote in favor of the legislation this week. More
March 19, 2018 -- Houston police homicide investigators and family members of a man fatally shot at 8200 Peachtree on March 19, 2013, are asking for the public's help in identifying the killer(s). More
March 19, 2018 -- The United States Coast Guard on Saturday medevaced a boater from a vessel approximately 3 miles northeast of Port Aransas. More
March 19, 2018 -- The Port Arthur Police Department today reported that Walter Stevens Jones has been arrested on murder charges in connection with the March 16 fatal shooting of a man at 4260 Highway 365. More
March 19, 2018 -- The Texas Governor's Office today announced the release of $265,500 in emergency funding for the Austin Police Department and the Texas Ranger Bomb Response Team to assist in bomb investigations following recent attacks utilizing explosives in Austin. More
March 19, 2018 -- The Houston Fire Department on Saturday responded to a house fire in the 2500 block of Pine Cone Drive. More
March 19, 2018 -- The Texas Attorney General's Office today issued legal opinions concerning police body cameras and the viewing of recordings from such cameras. More
March 19, 2018 -- The Texas Department of Public Safety today reported that Eric Rene Ruiz has been added to the state's most wanted sex offenders list, and that a cash reward of $2,000 is being offered for information leading to his capture. More
March 19, 2018 -- Houston police are investigating several incidents that occurred during the weekend, including Sunday's fatal shooting of a man at 7600 Creekbend Drive. More
March 16, 2018 -- Houston police are investigating Thursday's shooting of a man at 812 Maxey. More
March 16, 2018 -- Houston police are investigating Thursday's incident involving the death of a man after shots were fired at officers at 220 Van Molan. More
March 16, 2018 -- Houston police are investigating the death of a man whose body was found at 9027 Rockhurst on Thursday. More
March 16, 2018 -- Houston police are investigating Thursday's shooting of three persons at 6030 Dashwood. More
March 15, 2018 -- The City of Friendswood and the Friendswood Police Department are supporting crime victims and their access to services as part of National Crime Victims’ Rights Week, April 8-14. More
March 15, 2018 -- The U.S. Coast Guard (Coast Guard) this week announced that Port Houston is the recipient of the 2018 Rear Admiral Richard E. Bennis Award (Port Authority category). More
March 15, 2018 -- The Galveston County District Attorney's Office today announced that Leonard Smith has been sentenced to 30 years in prison on charges of assault related to an incident on July 26, 2016. More
March 15, 2018 -- The Houston Fire Department on Wednesday responded to a building fire at 12313 Bellaire Boulevard. More
March 15, 2018 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that charges against Maria Guadalupe Bravo-Nieto, who was arrested in connection with the March 12 fatal crash at 7001 Gulf Freeway, have been upgraded to failure to stop and render aid. More
March 15, 2018 -- The Sugar Land Police Department is seeking the public's assistance in discovering the true identity of a man arrested in connection with theft incidents in the city. More
March 15, 2018 -- The United States Coast Guard is urging recreational boaters to enroll in a boating education course to receive education prior to the kick-off of the boating season. More
March 15, 2018 -- Houston police are investigating Tuesday's fatal crash at 9200 Cullen Boulevard. More
March 15, 2018 -- The La Porte Police Department is seeking the public's assistance in identifying a suspect in connection with Wednesday's armed robbery of a gas station at 9803 West Fairmont Parkway. More
March 14, 2018 -- The Galveston Police Department is searching for a person of interest involving the March 4 shooting near Sunny Beach. More
March 14, 2018 -- The United States Coast Guard and partner agencies recently completed an oil spill response seminar in New Orleans. More
March 14, 2018 -- The United States Coast Guard on Tuesday suspended its search for two people who were aboard a towing vessel that sank in the Mississippi River near New Orleans. More
March 14, 2018 -- The Harris County Sheriff's Office has advised citizens to be aware of their packages and mail due to recent incidents in Austin involving packages with explosives. More
March 13, 2018 -- Houston police are investigating the death of a man found at 7001 Gulf Freeway on Monday. More
March 13, 2018 -- Houston police are investigating Monday's fatal shooting of a man at 5029 Doolittle Boulevard. More
March 12, 2018 -- U.S. Senator John Cornyn on the Senate floor today, pressed for the passage of his Fix NICS Act, a consensus bill with bipartisan support. More
March 12, 2018 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that Isaiah Murphy has been arrested on capital murder charges in connection with the fatal shooting of a man at 4708 McEwen. More
March 12, 2018 -- The United States Coast Guard today participated in the search for two people missing after a towing vessel sank in the Mississippi River near New Orleans. More
March 12, 2018 -- The Houston Fire Department responded to two 2-alarm fires over the evening. More
March 12, 2018 -- Houston police are investigating several incidents that occurred during the weekend, including Sunday's fatal shooting of a man at 6320 Windswept. More
March 12, 2018 -- The Harris County Sheriff's Office on Sunday arrested Elmer Quintanilla on murder charges in connection with a fatal crash in the 8900 block of East Sam Houston Parkway at West Road. More
March 10, 2018 -- The La Porte Police Department on Friday reported that Drake Reichelderfer was arrested on drug charges in connection with the search of a property in the 2000 block of Lomax Drive that resulted in confiscating cocaine, marijuana and other drug paraphernalia. More
March 10, 2018 -- The Houston Police Department on Friday reported that Fransisko Morgan has been arrested on murder charges in connection with the July 2, 2017 fatal shooting of a man at 14600 Buffalo Speedway. More
March 09, 2018 -- La Porte City Council recently recognized Police Lieutenant Matt Daeumer as the City's Manager of the Year. More
March 09, 2018 -- Houston police are investigating the death of a woman found at 6550 Hillcroft on Thursday. More
March 08, 2018 -- The Texas Department of Transportation will begin major work on the I-69 Eastex Freeway southbound bridge over the San Jacinto River later this month. More
March 08, 2018 -- The Sugar Land Police Department today reported that three suspects have been arrested in connection with a shooting and kidnapping that occurred on February 26 at First Colony Mall. More
March 08, 2018 -- The Harris County Sheriff's Office on Wednesday apprehended four male subjects suspected of being involved in an attempted home invasion in the 12400 block of Calico Falls Lane in far west Harris County. More
March 08, 2018 -- Houston police are investigating today's shooting of a man found at 5900 Tidwell. More
March 08, 2018 -- BayCERT, a Community Emergency Response Team, is seeking volunteers for a mock-emergency shelter drill to take place on April 19 in Seabrook. More
March 08, 2018 -- Houston police are investigating Wednesday's fatal shooting of a man at 2205 Hayes Road. More
March 07, 2018 -- Representative John Culberson released a statement today after the City of Houston announced winning a $9.4 million grant from the U.S. Department of Transportation to improve 40 flood-prone traffic intersections. More
March 07, 2018 -- Webster City Council on Tuesday voted unanimously to appoint Police Chief Danny Presley to the newly-created position of assistant city manager. More
March 07, 2018 -- The Sugar Land Fire-EMS Department recently exceeded a target to respond to 80 percent of all calls for services in under 8 minutes, 30 seconds. More
March 07, 2018 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that Maria Martinez has been arrested on murder charges in connection with Monday's fatal stabbing of her husband at 3700 Lazywood. More
March 07, 2018 -- Houston police on Tuesday released a surveillance photo of a suspect wanted in two business robberies in Kingwood on January 7. More
March 06, 2018 -- The Harris County Sheriff's Office today reported that two juvenile suspects have been charged with capital murder in connection with the February 8 fatal shooting of a man at 5607 Hardwood Forest Drive. More
March 06, 2018 -- In partnership with county and state government, the City of Houston has won a $9.4 million grant from the U.S. Department of Transportation to improve 40 flood-prone traffic intersections. More
March 06, 2018 -- Attorney General Ken Paxton today joined a 55-member state and territorial attorneys general coalition urging the U.S. House of Representatives to pass the bipartisan Amy, Vicky, and Andy Child Pornography Victim Assistance Act of 2017 (AVAA). More
March 06, 2018 -- The City of Galveston today issued a news release regarding the approval of a negotiated pension agreement with the Galveston Fire Department's Pension Board. More
March 05, 2018 -- A Clear Lake High School student today informed the school that her ex-boyfriend had threatened to cause her harm and reported seeing the male on campus. Clear Lake High School went into lockdown while police searched the building and the outside area. More
March 05, 2018 -- Houston police are investigating several incidents that occurred during the weekend, including Saturday's fatal shooting of a man at 4105 Phlox. More
March 05, 2018 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that Jason Terrell Farmer has been arrested on manslaughter charges in connection with the death of a woman found at 8201 Southwest Freeway on Friday. More
March 05, 2018 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that Jason Allen Griffin has been arrested on weapon possession charges, unlawful possession of body armor and manslaughter in connection with Sunday's fatal shooting of a man at 302 West 23rd Street. More
March 03, 2018 -- The Port Arthur Police Department has announced that the department will conduct increased patrols during Spring Break to prevent drunk driving. More
March 03, 2018 -- The Harris County Sheriff's Office on Friday reported that the body of a juvenile male found on February 1 in the 16500 block of Pentonshire Lane has been identified. More
March 02, 2018 -- The United States Coast Guard today held a dedication ceremony for Valent Hall at Coast Guard Sector/Air Station Corpus Christi. More
March 02, 2018 -- Houston police are investigating Thursday's shooting of two juveniles at 3944 Scott Street. More
March 02, 2018 -- Houston police are investigating Thursday's fatal shooting of a man at 2618 Napoleon. More
March 02, 2018 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that Maurice Mosley has been arrested on charges of aggravated assault in connection with the assault of a woman at 303 Memorial City Way on February 25. More
March 02, 2018 -- Houston police are investigating Thursday's fatal shooting of a man and wounding of two women at 2500 Sampson. More
March 02, 2018 -- Houston police today released surveillance video of a suspect wanted in the July 15, 2017 fatal shooting of one man and wounding of another at 10221 Club Creek. More
March 01, 2018 -- Texas Department of Transportation is introducing to spring breakers its “Plan While You Can” campaign reminding them to make a sober ride part of their festivities. More
March 01, 2018 -- The La Porte Police Department (LPPD) is awarded “Re-Recognition” for their continued compliance with Texas Police Chiefs Association (TPCA) Best Practices Recognition Program for Law Enforcement for the past four years. More
March 01, 2018 -- Sugar Land police are searching for two suspects seen on surveillance video stealing a wallet from an unattended purse at 1928 Highway 6 on February 4. More
March 01, 2018 -- Texas Department of Public Safety on Wednesday issued a reminder that Election Identification Certificates can be obtained year-round at all Texas driver license offices. More
March 01, 2018 -- The Galveston County District Attorney's Office on Wednesday announced that Willard Welch has been sentenced to 25 years in prison on charges of possession of a controlled substance. More
March 01, 2018 -- Houston police are investigating Wednesday's shooting of a juvenile male at 9900 Club Creek Drive. More
March 01, 2018 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that Veronica Rivas has been arrested on two counts of intoxication manslaughter in connection with a fatal crash at 18200 Gulf Freeway. More
February 28, 2018 -- U.S. Senator John Cornyn at a White House meeting today, urged his colleagues to begin addressing gun violence by passing the bipartisan Fix NICS Act. More
February 28, 2018 -- TxDOT advises that Northbound lanes of IH-45 will be closed to traffic from Exit 102 at FM 1375 in New Waverly to the northbound Entrance Ramp at FM 1374 beginning at 8 PM Saturday, March 3 and ending at 12 PM Sunday, March 4. More
February 28, 2018 -- Mayor Sylvester Turner has responded to a Houston resident's open letter about the impact of homeless people's encampments. More
February 28, 2018 -- The Harris County Sheriff's Office today released the names of two suspects now in custody in connection with Wednesday's robbery of an Uber driver in the 17700 block of Timber Forest Drive. More
February 28, 2018 -- Houston police are investigating Tuesday's fatal crash at 6500 Parker Road. More
February 28, 2018 -- The Harris County Sheriff's Office on Tuesday reported that HCSO Deputy James Christopher Sam has been arrested on charges of violating a protective order. More
February 27, 2018 -- Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton and his counterparts from six other states joined U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions today as he announced new steps the Department of Justice (DOJ) is taking to combat the nation’s opioid epidemic More
February 27, 2018 -- Representative John Culberson today voted on legislation to amend the Communications Decency Act (CDA), and to give federal, state, and local prosecutors tools to hold websites accountable for supporting the sale of sex trafficking victims. More
February 27, 2018 -- The Harris County Sheriff's Office today released a surveillance video of two male suspects who robbed an Uber driver at gunpoint on February 14 in the 17700 block of Timber Forest Drive. More
February 27, 2018 -- Houston police are investigating Monday's fatal crash at 11700 South Sam Houston Parkway East. More
February 27, 2018 -- Houston police are investigating Monday's shooting of a man at 10402 Sandpiper. More
February 26, 2018 -- The United States Coast Guard on Saturday interdicted a Mexican lancha boat engaged in illegal fishing in federal waters off southern Texas. More
February 26, 2018 -- The Houston Police Department has referred today's fatal shooting of a burglary suspect at 6121 Pinemont Drive to a Harris County grand jury. More
February 26, 2018 -- Houston police are investigating today's shooting of a man at 7050 West FM 1960. More
February 26, 2018 -- Houston police are investigating several incidents that occurred during the weekend, including Sunday's fatal shooting of a man at 4800 Martin Luther King Boulevard. More
February 26, 2018 -- The City of Houston Municipal Courts Department today launched its annual amnesty program, providing discounts for certain delinquent cases to help citizens save money while resolving outstanding cases. More
February 24, 2018 -- The Harris County Sheriff's Office on Friday released surveillance video of two men who robbed employees of a restaurant in the 16100 block of Rippling Water Drive. More
February 23, 2018 -- The Galveston Police Department today reported that John Rutherford, an officer with the department, has been arrested on charges of engaging in organized criminal activity, misuse of official information, and tampering with physical evidence, in connection with a prescription narcotics ring. More
February 23, 2018 -- The Galveston County Sheriff's Office on Thursday responded to a fatal traffic accident in the 2500 block of Bayshore Drive in San Leon. More
February 23, 2018 -- The Houston Police Department has filed murder charges against Travaee Unique Bradley, a suspect wanted in connection with Thursday's fatal shooting of a man at 12101 Fondren. More
February 23, 2018 -- Houston police are investigating today's fatal shooting of one man and wounding of another at 12546 East Freeway. More
February 23, 2018 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that John Castillo has been arrested on murder charges in connection with the September 17, 2017 fatal shooting of a woman at 8217 Fulton Street. More
February 23, 2018 -- The United States Coast Guard today reported that coast guard crews have stopped two Mexican lanchas conducting illegal fishing in federal waters off southern Texas. More
February 23, 2018 -- The United States Coast Guard on Tuesday signed an agreement with Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi for cooperation in education and recruiting efforts. More
February 23, 2018 -- The Federal Bureau of Investigation is seeking the public's assistance in identifying and locating a suspect in two bank robberies in Houston. More
February 22, 2018 -- U.S. Rep. Brian Babin on Thursday issued a statement about the meeting his office organized earlier this week regarding the opioid crisis in the Southeast Texas Region. More
February 22, 2018 -- Kemah City Council voted unanimously to approve the implementation of a K9 patrol unit with the Kemah Police Department. More
February 22, 2018 -- The Friendswood Police Department today reported that Jeremy Dwayne Clemons has been arrested on drug and weapons charges in connection with Wednesday's search warrant executed at 2802 West Bay Area Boulevard. More
February 22, 2018 -- Texas Governor Greg Abbott has appointed three members to the Texas Violent Gang Task Force. More
February 22, 2018 -- The City of Friendswood on Wednesday announced that the city has been ranked the eighth safest in Texas by the National Council for Home Safety and Security. More
February 21, 2018 -- Houston police are investigating Tuesday's fatal shooting of a man found at the 8000 South Freeway service road. More
February 21, 2018 -- Houston police are investigating Tuesday's fatal crash at 7200 Westview. More
February 21, 2018 -- The Sugar Land Police Department today reported that the city's crime rate for 2017 was the lowest on record. More
February 20, 2018 -- Galveston Police Department reports receiving additional information pursuant to a burglary of a vehicle that occurred on Monday in the 1500 block of The Strand. More
February 20, 2018 -- Houston Mayor Sylvester Turner today announced his selection of George T. Bueunik as the next director of the Mayor's Office of Public Safety and Homeland Security. More
February 20, 2018 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that Rodolfo Flores-Granados has been arrested on charges of intoxication manslaughter in connection with Monday's fatal crash at 7000 North Freeway. More
February 20, 2018 -- The Seabrook Rotary recently recognized Seabrook Police Officer Fernando Rodriguez as the rotary's Seabrook Police Officer of the Year. More
February 20, 2018 -- Houston police are investigating Sunday's shooting of a man at 11812 Chanteloup. More
February 20, 2018 -- Houston police are investigating today's fatal crash at 5400 Gulf Freeway. More
February 20, 2018 -- The Galveston Police Department on Monday responded to a reported stabbing in the 5700 block of Stewart Road. More
February 19, 2018 -- Galveston police are investigating today's possible murder-suicide in the 6700 block of Fairway Drive More
February 19, 2018 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that Herman G. Brass has been arrested on charges of aggravated assault against a public servant in connection with Friday's incident at 16801 Imperial Valley. More
February 19, 2018 -- Houston police are investigating several incidents that occurred during the weekend, including Sunday's fatal shooting of a man at 9598 Rowlette. More
February 18, 2018 -- The Dickinson Police Department is investigating a crash that occurred today that occurred after a pursuit involving a truck that refused to stop for police in the 3500 block of State Highway 3. More
February 17, 2018 -- The United States Coast Guard on Thursday interdicted a Mexican lancha boat engaged in illegal fishing in federal waters off southern Texas. More
February 16, 2018 -- Houston police are investigating Friday's shooting of an armed suspect at 16801 Imperial Valley. More
February 16, 2018 -- The Harris County Sheriff's Office today provided an update regarding the January 31 shooting incident at 2527 Kiplands Way Drive. More
February 16, 2018 -- The Federal Bureau of Investigation has released photos of a suspect in the February 12 robbery of a bank at 2799 Fulton Street in Houston. More
February 16, 2018 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that Kaila Alexine Nelson and Dinesha Renee Jackson have been arrested in connection with the December 17, 2017 fatal shooting of a man at 525 Crosstimbers. More
February 16, 2018 -- Houston police are investigating Thursday's fatal shooting of one man and wounding of another at 8410 West Bartell. More
February 16, 2018 -- The Texas Department of Public Safety on Thursday announced the launch of a public safety unmanned aerial systems program, utilizing unmanned aerial devices for a variety of public safety missions across the state. More
February 16, 2018 -- Houston police are investigating Thursday's shooting of a man found at 3200 Anita. More
February 15, 2018 -- Houston police are investigating Wednesday's fatal crash at 4300 West Little York Road. More
February 14, 2018 -- The Harris County Sheriff's Office has issued a statement regarding immigrant law enforcement. More
February 14, 2018 -- The Houston Police Department today released a surveillance photo of a person of interest in the July 2017 burglary of a business at 401 Branard Street. More
February 14, 2018 -- The La Porte Police Department has reported that an explosion occurred at the Linde Gas facility at 11604 Strang Road. More
February 14, 2018 -- The Harris County Sheriff's Office today announced that it led the nation with more than 100 arrests during a month-long sting operation targeting sex buyers. More
February 14, 2018 -- The Federal Bureau of Investigation today issued tips to avoid "romance" scams, confidence scams that trick victims into sending money or personal information by posing as family, friends or romantic interests. More
February 14, 2018 -- The United States Coast Guard today reported that two boaters who had been declared overdue were located clinging to their capsized vessel approximately 18 miles south-southeast of Port Fourchon, Louisiana. More
February 13, 2018 -- The Harris County Sheriff's Office has announced the arrest of 24-year-old Levi Austin Goss in connection with a 2013 kidnapping and sexual assault of a child. More
February 13, 2018 -- Houston police are investigating Monday's fatal shooting of a man at 10800 Bexley. More
February 13, 2018 -- The United States Coast Guard is searching for an overdue vessel, which was last known to be approximately 10 miles west of the Southwest Pass jetties in the Gulf of Mexico, with two people aboard. More
February 13, 2018 -- The United States Coast Guard on Monday medevaced a diabetic man and two others from a disabled vessel near New Orleans. More
February 13, 2018 -- The Houston and Galveston-Texas City Ship Pilots were among those recently commended by the United States Coast Guard for their efforts before, during and after Hurricane Harvey. More
February 13, 2018 -- The Federal Bureau of Investigation is seeking the public's assistance in identifying and locating a male suspect in connection with Monday's robbery of a bank at 2799 Fulton Street. More
February 13, 2018 -- Houston police are investigating today's shooting of a man at 6400 South Dairy Ashford. More
February 13, 2018 -- Houston police are seeking the public's assistance in locating three suspects wanted in connection with the September 11, 2016 fatal shooting of a man at 12600 Dunlap. More
February 12, 2018 -- U.S. Senator John Cornyn on Monday released a statement after CNN reported that in the months following the shooting in Sutherland Springs, TX, the U.S. military added more than 4,000 records that had not been previously uploaded into the National Instant Criminal Background Check System (NICS). More
February 12, 2018 -- Houston police are investigating several incidents that occurred during the weekend, including Friday's shooting of a man at 9900 Cheeves Road. More
February 12, 2018 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that Daniel I. Martinez has been arrested on murder charges in connection with the February 10 fatal shooting of a woman at 2414 Moreau. More
February 12, 2018 -- Sugar Land police are searching for two men seen on surveillance video attempting to pry open a locked door inside an AT&T store at 310 State Highway 6 on February 5. More
February 11, 2018 -- The United States Coast Guard today responded to a report of an oil spill at the lower Mississippi River at the Pine Oaks Terminal in Louisiana. More
February 10, 2018 -- The City of Galveston swore in its 59th Chief of Police, Vernon Hale, in a ceremony held at the Moody Gardens Hotel on Friday. More
February 10, 2018 -- The Galveston Police Department on Saturday responded to a major accident involving two vehicles in the outbound lanes of the Galveston Causeway. More
February 10, 2018 -- Dickinson police are investigating Friday's auto-pedestrian accident in the 4400 block of State Highway 3. More
February 09, 2018 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that two suspects have been arrested on capital murder and robbery charges in connection with Monday's fatal shooting of a woman at 11249 Bissonnet. More
February 09, 2018 -- Houston police are investigating Thursday's shooting of a man at 7300 Orlando. More
February 09, 2018 -- The Sugar Land Police Department today announced that the body found in Oyster Creek on Thursday as George Edgar Solis, who was reported missing in Brazoria County on January 29. More
February 08, 2018 -- The Galveston County District Attorney's Office today reported that Jacob Adam Ramirez has been sentenced to 30 years in person for possession of a controlled substance and 15 years for possession of a firearm by a felon. More
February 08, 2018 -- The Harris County Citizen Corps will host the 2018 CERT Rodeo on Saturday. More
February 08, 2018 -- The Sugar Land Police Department has issued an arrest warrant for Aaron Vriel Rodriguez, a suspect wanted in connection with the November 14 attempted bank robbery at the Wells Fargo Bank at 4660 Highway 6. More
February 08, 2018 -- Houston police are investigating today's fatal crash at 1400 Almeda Road. More
February 08, 2018 -- Houston police are investigating Wednesday's shooting of a man at 9220 Clearwood Street. More
February 08, 2018 -- The Harris County Sheriff's Office is seeking the public's assistance in information regarding the February 2 murder of Jarrett Scales-LeGare at 11717 Beamer Road. More
February 06, 2018 -- Houston TranStar Interim Executive Director Dinah Massieat offers tips to motorists or staying safe if their vehicle is disabled, and encourages the use of the TranStar traffic map for reliable, real-time travel information. More
February 06, 2018 -- The City of Galveston will host a swearing in ceremony on Friday to officially install Vernon Hale as the city's 59th chief of police. More
February 06, 2018 -- The League City Police Department today reported on an incident involving the shooting of a dog by an off-duty officer. More
February 06, 2018 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that Terrell Derrick Funches, as well as a juvenile female suspect, have been arrested on capital murder charges in connection with the December 7, 2017 fatal stabbing of a man at 3019 Truxillo. More
February 06, 2018 -- The United States Coast Guard on Sunday interdicted a Mexican lancha engated in illegal fishing in federal waters off the coast of Southern Texas. More
February 06, 2018 -- Houston police are investigating Monday's fatal shooting of a man at 5030 Enyart. More
February 06, 2018 -- Houston police are seeking the public's assistance in identifying two suspects wanted in Monday's fatal shooting of a woman at 11248 Bissonnet. More
February 05, 2018 -- The Harris County Sheriff's Office is seeking the public's assistance in locating a vehicle involved in today's a fatal hit and run crash in the 11400 block of Jones Road. More
February 05, 2018 -- Galveston police are investigating today's shooting at a nightclub in the 1800 block of Strand. More
February 05, 2018 -- Houston police are investigating today's shooting of a man at 9290 Woodfair. More
February 05, 2018 -- Houston police are investigating several incidents that occurred during the weekend, including Friday's shooting of a juvenile male at 7000 Lockwood. More
February 05, 2018 -- The La Porte Police Department is asking the community to take steps to help in deterring thieves from breaking into vehicles. More
February 04, 2018 -- The Harris County Sheriff's Office today reported that Jorge Perez Rios has been arrested on murder charges in connection with the fatal stabbing of a man at 11975 Steamboat Springs. More
February 04, 2018 -- Friendswood police are investigating today's shooting of a woman at 5025 FM 2351. More
February 03, 2018 -- The United States Coast Guard today medevaced a mariner from a 336-foot tanker approximately 40 miles south of Galveston. More w/Video
February 03, 2018 -- The Harris County Sheriff's Office on Friday named Matthew Vince Cobb as the suspect in a deputy involved shooting on Wednesday at 2527 Kiplands Way Drive. More
February 03, 2018 -- Houston police are investigating the death of a man found after a fire was extinguished at 7333 Roswell on Friday. More
February 02, 2018 -- The Texas Department of Public Safety today announced that the reward for information leading to the capture of Mark Timothy McBride, a fugitive on the state's most wanted sex offender list, has been increased to $8,000. More
February 02, 2018 -- The Harris County Fire Marshal's Office is seeking the public's assistance in identifying a female subject in connection with the January 30 fire at a Walmart in Tomball, Texas. More
February 02, 2018 -- Houston police are investigating Thursday's shooting of a man at 7500 Bellaire Boulevard. More
February 02, 2018 -- Houston police are investigating Thursday's incident in which an armed suspect was fatally shot by an officer at 5400 West Loop South. More
February 02, 2018 -- The Federal Bureau of Investigation has announced that a $5,000 reward is being offered for information that leads to the identification and arrest of a suspect in three bank robberies in Houston. More
February 02, 2018 -- The Houston Police Department on Thursday reported that Rubin David Carrasquillo has been arrested on aggravated assault and firearm possession charges in connection with the January 31 shooting of a man at 7202 Jensen Drive. More
February 02, 2018 -- The Galveston Fire Department on Thursday provided an update regarding Wednesday's fire at 4315 Avenue Q 1/2, which resulted in two deaths. More
February 02, 2018 -- The United States Coast Guard on Thursday hosted a ceremony in Galveston to honor the Coast Guard Cutter Dauntless for its 50 years of service. More
February 01, 2018 -- The Texas Department of Public Safety today announced that arrest warrants have been issued for five current or former employees at the Texas Juvenile Justice Department. More
February 01, 2018 -- Houston police are investigating Wednesday's fatal shooting of one man and the wounding of another at 8807 Leycrest. More
February 01, 2018 -- Houston police are investigating today's shooting of a man and woman at 11305 South Main Street. More
February 01, 2018 -- The Harris County Sheriff's Office today reported that two suspects have been arrested on capital murder charges in connection with Tuesday's fatal shooting of a man in the 4400 block of Adonis Drive. More
February 01, 2018 -- Houston police are investigating Wednesday's shooting of a man and a woman at 3100 Bolt. More
February 01, 2018 -- The Galveston Fire Department on Wednesday responded to a structure fire in the 4300 block of Q 1/2. More
February 01, 2018 -- Harris County Attorney Vince Ryan today announced that he has obtained a $2.5 million fine against a Montrose smoke shop for selling synthetic marijuana. More
February 01, 2018 -- The Harris County Sheriff's Office on Wednesday identified Mark Renee Flores as the deceased male in an officer-involved shooting incident that occurred on January 29. More
January 31, 2018 -- Houston police are investigating today's fatal crash at 14804 Katy Freeway. More
January 31, 2018 -- Houston police are investigating Tuesday's fatal crash at 3500 Yale Street. More
January 31, 2018 -- The Texas Department of Public Safety today announced that it is increasing enforcement efforts on violations of the state's Move Over/Slow Down law. More
January 31, 2018 -- The Houston Police Department has filed three counts of aggravated assault of a family member against Jarcquez Devonne Williams, a suspect wanted in connection with Monday's shooting incident at 12261 Fondren. More
January 31, 2018 -- The United States Coast Guard responded to an oil spill near White Lake, Louisiana on Tuesday. More
January 31, 2018 -- The Harris County Fire Marshal's Office recently presented lifesaving medals to three Precinct 4 Constable Deputies for their actions during a house fire on January 20 in Spring, Texas. More
January 31, 2018 -- The Galveston Police Department on Tuesday responded to a fatality crash involving a vehicle driving over the Seawall in the 9500 block of Seawall Boulevard. More
January 31, 2018 -- The Harris County Sheriff's Office today released video of two male subjects wanted in connection with Tuesday's shooting of a juvenile in the 4400 block of Adonis Street. More w/Video
January 30, 2018 -- The Harris County Office of Homeland Security and Emergency Management today announced that the Federal Communications Commission has approved rule changes to the Wireless Emergency Alert System to include various enhancements. More
January 30, 2018 -- The Galveston Police Department today released the autopsy results and photo of "Little Jacob", an unidentified child whose body was found on the beach near the 700 block of Seawall Boulevard on October 20. More
January 30, 2018 -- The University of Texas System Police Department has appointed Ruben Puente, assistant director of the UT System PD, as interim chief of police for the University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston, filling the vacancy left by the death of UTMB Police Chief Thomas Engells. More
January 30, 2018 -- Texas Governor Greg Abbott today requested that the Texas Rangers launch an investigation into the recent allegations of sexual assault of athletes at the Karolyi Ranch in Walker County. More
January 30, 2018 -- The United States Coast Guard recently interdicted a Mexican lancha boat engaged in illegally fishing in federal waters off southern Texas. More
January 30, 2018 -- Seabrook police are investigating Sunday's fatal auto-pedestrian accident in the 3100 block of NASA Parkway. More
January 29, 2018 -- Galveston police are investigating two fatality traffic accidents that occurred during the weekend. More
January 29, 2018 -- Houston police are investigating several incidents that occurred during the weekend, including Sunday's fatal shooting of a man found at 800 Federal Road. More
January 29, 2018 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that Luis Lopez Pantoja has been arrested on charges of failure to stop and render aid and driving while intoxicated in connection with Saturday's fatal crash at 1220 Allen Genoa Road. More
January 28, 2018 -- The United States Coast Guard on Saturday assisted three boaters after their vessel capsized near Port O'Conner, Texas. More
January 27, 2018 -- Port Arthur police are investigating today's shooting of a man at 1600 9th Street. More
January 27, 2018 -- Port Arthur police are investigating a fatal stabbing incident that took place on Friday at 621 6th Street. More
January 27, 2018 -- The Harris County Sheriff's Office has released surveillance video from Friday's shooting at the intersection of Bammel North Houston and Veterans Memorial. More w/Video
January 27, 2018 -- Port Arthur police are investigating Friday's fatal shooting of a man at 7530 South 4th Avenue in Sabine Pass. More
January 26, 2018 -- U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) officers working at various locations in Houston, will head to Minneapolis to support Super Bowl LVII, next week. More
January 26, 2018 -- The Texas Department of Public Safety today reported that Frankie Lee Bell, a fugitive on the state's most wanted list, is in custody after being captured on Thursday in Caldwell, Texas. More
January 26, 2018 -- The Galveston County Sheriff's Office today reported that two suspects have been arrested on drug and other charges after officers executed a search warrant at a hotel in La Marque on Thursday. More
January 26, 2018 -- Houston police are investigating Wednesday's fatal shooting of one man and wounding of another man at 8500 Nairn Street. More
January 26, 2018 -- Houston police have released surveillance video and photos of two suspects wanted in connection with the December 15 death of a man at 6345 Windswept Lane. More
January 26, 2018 -- Harris County Attorney Vince Ryan today announced that he has obtained temporary restraining orders against the landlords of two unlicensed massage businesses on grounds of harboring prostitution. More
January 25, 2018 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that Kalandre Kytrell Adams has been arrested on murder charges in connection with the November 3 fatal shooting of his wife. More
January 25, 2018 -- City leaders voted on Thursday January 25th to allow limited overnight parking along Galveston’s Seawall Boulevard during the first weekend of Mardi Gras! Galveston 2018. More
January 25, 2018 -- Houston police are investigating Wednesday's fatal crash at 8400 Knight Road. More
January 25, 2018 -- The United States Coast Guard on Wednesday ended its search for a person in the water in Lake Pontchartrain, Louisiana after a Jefferson Parish Sheriff's Office marine unit recovered the deceased driver of a vehicle that had fallen off the Causeway Bridge. More
January 25, 2018 -- The League City Police Department has provided an update regarding Tuesday's attempted robbery, which resulted in the fatal shooting of a suspect by police. More
January 25, 2018 -- Houston police are investigating Wednesday's fatal shooting of a juvenile male at 5710 Glenmont. More
January 25, 2018 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that aggravated assault charges have been filed against Jose Guadalupe Cortes in connection with Wednesday's incident at 500 West Alabama, which resulted in an officer-involved shooting. More
January 24, 2018 -- Houston police today reported that a female whose remains were found at 610 Allston on March 4 has been identified as Mary Stewart Cerruti. More
January 24, 2018 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that Minguel Dsouza has been arrested on aggravated assault charges in connection with Tuesday's stabbing of his wife at 12000 Fleming Drive. More
January 24, 2018 -- The Galveston Police Department today reported that Carlos Castillo has been arrested in connection with several car burglaries in the Denver Court area. More
January 24, 2018 -- The United States Coast Guard today assisted in the search for a possible person in the water after reports of a vehicle going over the Causeway Bridge into Lake Pontchartrain, Louisiana. More
January 24, 2018 -- The League City Police Department on Tuesday reported that an officer-involved shooting occurred during response to a robbery at 1295 East League City Parkway. More
January 23, 2018 -- The Texas Department of Public Safety today reported that Blake Everett Reed, a fugitive on the state's most wanted list, has been captured in California. More
January 23, 2018 -- The Galveston Police Department on Monday responded to a dog attacking a female in the 3400 block of Cove View Boulevard. More
January 23, 2018 -- Houston police today released additional surveillance photos of a suspect wanted in Saturday's fatal shooting of a man at 9828 Blackhawk. More
January 23, 2018 -- The Sugar Land Police Department today released surveillance video of a female suspect wanted in connection with the use of a stolen credit card at a Walmart on State Highway 6 on December 27. More
January 23, 2018 -- The United States Coast Guard on Monday medevaced a mariner from a tanker approximately 20 miles south of Sabine, Texas. More
January 23, 2018 -- The Clear Creek Independent School District Board of Trustees on Monday voted unanimously to order an election on May 5 to elect three positions on the board. More
January 22, 2018 -- The Dickinson Police Department has advised that Dickinson Bayou is open to boat traffic again after completion of clean-up of a chemical spill on the bayou. More
January 22, 2018 -- Houston police are investigating Sunday's fatal shooting of a man at 7804 Keller. More
January 22, 2018 -- The Texas Department of Public Safety today announced that a $5,000 reward is being offered for information leading to the capture of Carlos Rafael Benitez, a fugitive on the state's most wanted list. More
January 22, 2018 -- The Sugar Land Police Department have released surveillance video of a suspect stealing rings in a jewelry store on December 1. More
January 22, 2018 -- Houston police are investigating several incidents that took place during the weekend, including Saturday's fatal shooting of a man at 1514 Wirt Road. More
January 22, 2018 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that Alberto Sanchez has been arrested on murder charges in connection with Sunday's fatal shooting of a man at 11211 South Post Oak. More
January 22, 2018 -- The Dickinson Police Department today provided an update regarding clean-up efforts on Dickinson Bayou following a chemical spill on the bayou. More
January 21, 2018 -- The Dickinson Police Department has advised that Dickinson Bayou will remain closed as cleanup continues following a spill from a processing plant. More
January 20, 2018 -- The Dickinson Police Department today responded to a chemical spill on Dickinson Bayou. More
January 20, 2018 -- The Harris County Sheriff's Office on Friday reported on the December 20 arrest of a woman on numerous drug charges in connection with a drug bust in the lower FM 1960 area. More
January 20, 2018 -- The United States Coast Guard on Friday rescued two people in distress near The Pen, Louisiana. More
January 19, 2018 -- The United States Coast Guard's Sector/Air Station Corpus Christi conducted its first-ever training evolution with a Signet Maritime Corporation tugboat. More
January 19, 2018 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that murder charges have been filed against Elijah Williams, a suspect wanted in connection with the December 6, 2017 fatal shooting of a man at 2602 Wheeler. More
January 19, 2018 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that Deaira Pitts has been arrested on murder charges in connection with Sunday's fatal stabbing of a man at 3131 Hayes. More
January 19, 2018 -- The Galveston County Sheriff's Office today reported that Quang Van Mai has been arrested in connection with an incident involving a car jacking in Texas City. More
January 19, 2018 -- The Harris County Sheriff's Office has reported that its collaborative violent crime initiative with the Texas Department of Public Safety has resulted more than 800 arrests in during 2017. More
January 18, 2018 -- Attorney General Ken Paxton today introduced a new comprehensive training video to educate and mobilize all Texans in the fight against human trafficking. More
January 18, 2018 -- The Texas Department of Public Safety is seeking the public's assistance in solving the 1983 murder of Susan Lee Eads, whose body was found on August 31, 1983 in a vacant lot near Nasa Road 1 and Elam Street in Seabrook. More
January 18, 2018 -- The Sugar Land Police Department today released surveillance video of two suspects wanted in connection with the robbery of a jewelry store at 2735 Town Center Boulevard on January 10. More
January 18, 2018 -- Houston police are investigating Wednesday's fatal crash at 4300 Old Spanish Trail. More
January 17, 2018 -- The Harris County Sheriff's Office today responded to a possible weather-related death in the 400 block of Dreamland. More
January 17, 2018 -- Houston police are investigating Tuesday's fatal traffic accident at 15200 Gulf Freeway. More
January 16, 2018 -- Houston police are investigating several incidents that occurred during the holiday weekend, including Friday's fatal shooting of a man at 9000 Beechnut. More
January 16, 2018 -- The La Porte Police Department has reported that two suspects have been arrested on multiple felony offenses resulting from a traffic stop and search of a vehicle on January 10 in the 4100 block of Farrington Boulevard. More
January 16, 2018 -- The Harris County Sheriff's Office today released a surveillance video of persons of interest in Saturday's double murder of a husband and wife at 16510 Glorietta Turn. More w/Video
January 14, 2018 -- The United States Coast Guard on Thursday interdicted a Mexican lancha engaged in illegally fishing in federal waters off southern Texas. More
January 12, 2018 -- The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) will join the country in observing National AMBER Alert Awareness Day on Saturday, Jan. 13, in remembrance of the 1996 abduction and subsequent murder of 9-year-old Amber Hagerman in Arlington, Texas. More
January 12, 2018 -- Update: The Dickinson Police Department has arrested Joshua Allen Lee on charges of aggravated assault with a deadly weapon in connection with today's shooting at an auto service center in the 3000 block of Gulf Freeway. More
January 12, 2018 -- Houston police are investigating Thursday's fatal shooting of a man at 8900 Chimney Rock. More
January 12, 2018 -- The Port Arthur Police Department today responded to an incident involving gunshots fired in the area of West 14th Street and Dewalt. More
January 11, 2018 -- The Federal Bureau of Investigation's Houston Office is encouraging anyone with information related to public corruption, at any level, to report incidents. More
January 11, 2018 -- Houston police are investigating today's fatal shooting of a man at 5000 Paige. More
January 11, 2018 -- The Texas Department of Public Safety today announced that it is implementing certain security measures at the Texas Capitol Complex and Capitol Grounds to enhance safety. More
January 11, 2018 -- The City of Galveston on Tuesday held a groundbreaking ceremony for the future Fire Station No. 1, which will be located at 2600 Sealy. More
January 10, 2018 -- The City of Galveston on February 8th will hold their next civil service exam for anyone interested in joining the Galveston Fire Department. More
January 10, 2018 -- The Harris County Sheriff's Office today reported that Mason Gray, a suspect in the robbery of a gas station at gunpoint on March 1, 2017, has been apprehended. More
January 10, 2018 -- The Federal Bureau of Investigation's Safe Streets Task Force is seeking the public's assistance in identifying and locating a suspect who has robbed two banks in the past four weeks, with one in Conroe, Texas and the other in Sealy, Texas. More
January 10, 2018 -- Houston Police Department today reported that Rosa Maria Olvera has been arrested on charges of aggravated assault of a family member in connection with Monday's stabbing of her husband. More
January 10, 2018 -- Houston police are investigating Tuesday's shooting of a man at 9530 Westheimer. More
January 10, 2018 -- The Harris County Sheriff's Office has released surveillance video of two juvenile males sought in an incident on January 8 where a third juvenile was placed in the trunk of a vehicle at 22534 Tomball Parkway. More w/Video
January 09, 2018 -- The Dickinson Police Department today reported that a suspect has been arrested on charges of cruelty to a non-livestock animal in connection with the mistreatment of a dog. More
January 09, 2018 -- Texas A&M AgriLife today announced the award of the 2017 Vice Chancellor's Award in Excellence for Public Service in Forestry to Andrew Crocker, staff forester for Texas A&M Forest Service. More
January 09, 2018 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that charges of aggravated assault with a deadly weapon have been filed against Cordiere Williams, a suspect wanted in connection with Monday's shooting of a man at 8000 Howton. More
January 09, 2018 -- The United States Coast Guard on Monday ended its search for a missing pilot and aircraft in the Gulf of Mexico. More
January 08, 2018 -- The Federal Bureau of Investigation Violent Crime Task Force is seeking the public's assistance in identifying and locating a suspect who robbed a north Houston bank today. More
January 08, 2018 -- The United States Coast Guard today reported that two lancha boats engaged in illegal fishing were interdicted by Coast Guard crews off Southern Texas over the past two weeks. More
January 08, 2018 -- Update: The Galveston Police Department today reported that four people have died after an apparent murder-suicide shooting at the San Luis Hotel. More
January 08, 2018 -- Galveston police on Friday responded to an incident involving a vehicle that drove over the Seawall at 28th Street. More
January 08, 2018 -- Houston police are investigating Sunday's fatal traffic accident at 2500 South Loop West. More
January 08, 2018 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that Ezra Carter has been arrested on charges of aggravated assault on a family member in connection with the shooting of a juvenile female at 8125 Mills Road. More
January 08, 2018 -- The Port Arthur Police Department today reported that Jeremy Mesa Bell has been charged with manslaughter and felony possession of a firearm in connection with Sunday's shooting death of a man at 3889 Gulfway Drive. More
January 08, 2018 -- Sugar Land police are searching for a suspect in an identity theft case involving opening lines of credit for dental work. More
January 07, 2018 -- Houston police have released a surveillance photo of a person of interest wanted for questioning in today's fatal shooting of a man at 8900 South Braeswood. More
January 05, 2018 -- The La Porte Police Department on Thursday arrested a suspect on charges of aggravated assault with a weapon in connection with a disturbance in the 400 block of South 7th Street. More
January 05, 2018 -- The Sugar Land Police Department is searching for two suspects involved in stealing merchandise from a Sprint store at 1875 State Highway 6 on December 10. More
January 05, 2018 -- Houston police are investigating today's shooting of a juvenile female at 8125 Mills Road. More
January 05, 2018 -- The United States Coast Guard is responding to a fuel oil discharge on the Mississippi River near Gramercy, Louisiana. More
January 04, 2018 -- The United States Coast Guard is continuing to search for a missing private aircraft in the Gulf of Mexico, approximately 118 nautical miles north of the Yucatan Peninsula. More
January 04, 2018 -- Houston police today re-released surveillance video and photos of two unidentified suspects still wanted in connection with the fatal shooting of one man and wounding of another at 6833 London on October 16. More w/Video
January 04, 2018 -- Kemah City Council on Wednesday voted unanimously to authorize the mayor to negotiate salary and benefits, within the budget, with Chris Reed to serve as the city's full-time chief of police. More
January 04, 2018 -- The Dickinson Fire Marshal's Office is investigating a vacant house fire that occurred on December 28 in the 5000 block of State Highway 3. More
January 04, 2018 -- The United States Coast Guard is searching for a privately owned aircraft that went missing in the Gulf of Mexico while traveling to Georgetown, Texas. More
January 04, 2018 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that DeAndre Watson, a second suspect in the October 16 fatal shooting of a man and wounding of another at 6833 London, has been arrested on murder charges. More
January 03, 2018 -- The Houston Fire Department today announced that it has received four new pumper trucks and flood response vehicles. More
January 03, 2018 -- The Houston Police Department has released surveillance photos of a suspect wanted in connection with a burglary at Memorial City Mall. More
January 02, 2018 -- The Harris County Fire Marshal's Office today reported that the office responded to 12 fireworks related fires during the New Year's Eve and New Year's Day holidays, which resulted in approximately $1.2 million in damages. More
January 02, 2018 -- The Harris County Fire Marshal's Office is encouraging residents to follow safety tips when using heating their homes. More
January 02, 2018 -- The Texas Department of Public Safety today announced the reward for information leading to the capture of Frankie Lee Bell, Jr., a fugitive on the state's most wanted list, has been increased to $12,500. More
January 02, 2018 -- The Harris County Sheriff's Office is seeking the public's assistance in locating Mason Kirby Gray, a suspect wanted in two aggravated robberies in west Harris County. More
January 02, 2018 -- The Galveston Police Department today reported that charges are forthcoming against a suspect in connection with Monday's aggravated assault of a man in the 3500 block of Avenue N 1/2. More
January 02, 2018 -- Houston police are investigating several incidents that occurred during the New Year holiday, including Monday's fatal shooting of a man at 731 Fawn Drive, which will be referred to a Harris County grand jury. More
December 31, 2017 -- The Houston Fire Department hopes everyone has a safe and happy New Year celebration by reminding citizens about firework use. More
December 31, 2017 -- The Houston Fire Department urges citizens to be careful and follow some simple safety tips when using space heaters, fireplaces and other supplemental heating sources. More
December 30, 2017 -- The Houston Fire Department today rescued two occupants from a house fire in the 2000 block of Stevens. More
December 30, 2017 -- The Houston Fire Department today rescued three occupants from a vehicle that had entered the bayou at Interstate 10 at Studemont. More
December 30, 2017 -- The Harris County Fire Marshal's Office today reported that Louis Vasquez has been arrested in connection with the December 30 fire in the 16000 block of Red Oak in Channelview, Texas, which resulted in injury to his mother. More
December 29, 2017 -- The Seabrook Police Department on Wednesday responded to a robbery at the Seabrook Kroger at 1905 El Mar Lane. More
December 29, 2017 -- The Galveston Police Department today responded to a single vehicle fatality accident on Apffel Park Road. More
December 29, 2017 -- The Houston Fire Department today reminded residents that it is illegal to use fireworks in the city and in many areas of Harris County. More
December 29, 2017 -- The City of Galveston will host a groundbreaking ceremony on January 9 for Galveston Fire Department's new Fire Station No. 1. More
December 29, 2017 -- The Harris County Fire Marshal's Office today reported that Rodney Diamond has been charged with arson in connection with Thursday's fire at the Garden Suites motel at 14110 State Highway 249. More
December 29, 2017 -- Houston police have identified a man whose body was found at the scene of a fire in the woods at 5723 Wenda on Wednesday as Ronald Freeman. More
December 29, 2017 -- The Galveston County Sheriff's Office today reported that Charles Joseph Porras has been arrested on charges of aggravated assault on a public servant in connection with a gunshot fired at a deputy in Bacliff, Texas. More
December 29, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating Thursday's fatal shooting of one person and wounding of two others at 5901 Selinsky. More
December 29, 2017 -- Harris County Sheriff Ed Gonzalez and the Harris County Sheriff's Office have issued a public service announcement regarding the office's DWI enforcement initiative for the New Year holiday weekend. More
December 28, 2017 -- The La Porte Police Department has announced that it is conducting additional enforcement targeting intoxicated drivers during the New Year holiday weekend. More
December 28, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating Wednesday's stabbing of a man at 3519 South Shepherd Drive. More
December 28, 2017 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that Kenneth Wayne Lockings has been arrested on murder charges in connection with Wednesday's fatal stabbing of a woman at 10274 Tangiers. More
December 27, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating today's shooting of a man at 3621 Mainer. More
December 27, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating Tuesday's fatal shooting of a man at 8341 Veterans Memorial Drive. More
December 27, 2017 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that Darrell Holmes has been arrested on murder charges in connection with the December 21 fatal shooting of a man at 15503 Gateview Lane. More
December 26, 2017 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that Maria Hernandez-Rosales has been arrested on charges of driving while intoxicated in connection with Sunday's fatal auto-pedestrian crash at 9800 Mesa Drive. More
December 26, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating several incidents that occurred during the holiday weekend, including Monday's fatal shooting at 13573 Dunlap. More
December 26, 2017 -- The Galveston County Sheriff's Office today responded to a car accident on State Highway 146 in the area of Bacliff. More
December 25, 2017 -- The Texas Department of Public Safety on Friday commissioned 97 men and women as the state's newest Highway Patrol Troopers. More
December 24, 2017 -- The United States Coast Guard today medevaced a woman from the Vision of the Seas cruise ship, which was 100 miles south of Southwest Pass, Louisiana. More
December 24, 2017 -- Galveston County Citizen Sheriff's Academy Alumni Association hosted its Deputy Claus event on December 16 where area children visited with Santa and enjoyed special treats and activities. More
December 24, 2017 -- Texas Governor Greg Abbott on Friday pardoned seven Texans as recommended by the Board of Pardons and Paroles. More
December 23, 2017 -- The Friendswood Police Department has posted pictures of a suspect in the December 21 robbery of the Texan Bank at 105 East Parkwood. More
December 22, 2017 -- Guidry News contributor Juan Pena shared photos he took at the Galveston County Sheriff's Office annual Christmas party. More
December 21, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating Wednesday's shooting of a man at 3514 Lydia. More
December 21, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating Wednesday's fatal shooting of a man at 5230 Ridgestone. More
December 21, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating today's stabbing of a man at 11402 North Freeway. More
December 20, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating Tuesday's shooting of a man found at 5000 North Freeway. More
December 20, 2017 -- The United States Coast Guard on Tuesday interdicted a Mexican lancha boat engaged in illegal fishing in federal waters off southern Texas. More
December 20, 2017 -- The Dickinson Police Department responded to a major traffic accident in the 3100 block of Dickinson Avenue early this morning. More
December 19, 2017 -- On December 18th, 2017, after seven days of trial, Cassaundra Dawn Nichols was found guilty of first degree felony theft by a jury in the 405th District Court. More
December 19, 2017 -- The La Porte Police Department today reported that police have arrested Jose Luis Abreu Gil in connection with the December 14 burglary of a building at 1309 West Fairmont Parkway. More
December 19, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating today's fatal traffic accident at 4000 North Interstate Highway 45. More
December 19, 2017 -- The Harris County Sheriff's Office Missing Person Unit is asking for the public's assistance in locating Roberto Rene Garza, a 78-year-old man last seen on Sunday in the 2900 block of Sunnyvale Forest. More
December 19, 2017 -- The Houston Police Department on Monday reported that Isaiah Kain Salas-Martinez has been arrested on murder charges in connection with the fatal shooting of a man at 14918 Waterside View Court. More
December 18, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating several incidents that occurred during the weekend, including Saturday's fatal shooting of a man and wounding of another at 9232 Richmond Avenue, which will be referred to a Harris County Grand Jury. More
December 18, 2017 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that Juan Carlos Reyna has been arrested on murder charges in connection with the December 9 fatal shooting of a man at 721 Rouse. More
December 18, 2017 -- The Texas Department of Public Safety today urged drivers to ensure safe travels during the holiday season, and that DPS troopers will conduct traffic patrols through the weekends of December 24-27 and December 31-January 1. More
December 18, 2017 -- The United States Coast Guard recently interdicted a Mexican lancha boat suspected of illegally transporting narcotics off southern Texas. More
December 16, 2017 -- The United States Coast Guard today medevaced a 17-year-old male from the Carnival Dream cruise ship, approximately 170 nautical miles southeast of South West Pass, Louisiana. More
December 16, 2017 -- The Harris County Sheriff's Office today reported that Brandon Ramirez, an employee of the Houston Fire Department, has been arrested on sexual assault charges More
December 15, 2017 -- Seabrook Police Department is investigating a robbery which occurred on November 15, 2017 at the 1400 block of State Highway 146, in Seabrook, Texas. More
December 15, 2017 -- The Harris County Fire Marshal's Office on Thursday reported that Stephanie Cunningham was arrested on arson charges in connection with the June 1 fire in the 12000 block of Fernway Lane. More
December 15, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating the death of a man found at 6345 Windswept Lane today. More
December 15, 2017 -- Galveston City Council on Thursday officially welcomed Vernon Hale as the city's next chief of police. More
December 14, 2017 -- The Federal Bureau of Investigation is seeking the public's assistance in gathering information regarding the case of a boy whose body was found on a Galveston beach in October. More
December 14, 2017 -- The Harris County Sheriff's Office today reported that a deputy with the office apprehended a triple murder suspect, who escaped from a Mississippi jail in November, while responding to a shoplifting call in Spring. More
December 14, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating today's fatal traffic accident at 5900 Lockwood. More
December 13, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating Tuesday's fatal traffic accident at 300 West Tidwell. More
December 13, 2017 -- Texas Governor Greg Abbott today sent a letter to the Texas Department of Public Safety requesting the Texas Rangers open an investigation into reports of misconduct at the Texas Juvenile Justice Department. More
December 13, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating today's fatal shooting of a juvenile male and the wounding of a juvenile female at 6600 Madrid. More
December 13, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating Tuesday's fatal shooting of a man found at 6001 Gulfton. More
December 13, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating the death of a man found at 7000 Bleker on Tuesday. More
December 12, 2017 -- American Legion, Post 89, in Texas City Delivers Thanksgiving Dinners To Police and Fire Departments in Texas City, La Marque and Bayou Vista More
December 12, 2017 -- Governor Greg Abbott today met with United States Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen at the Texas Capitol in Austin. More
December 12, 2017 -- TxDOT’s contractor Durwood Greene has begun a four-month long project doing bridge repairs on IH-45 Northbound at Tiki Dr in Tiki Island. More
December 12, 2017 -- The La Porte Police Department has reported that a traffic incident on Friday in the 11000 block of North P Street resulted in the arrest of Benjamin Scott Cray, who was wanted on a felony warrant from the United States Marshal's Office. More
December 11, 2017 -- The City of Houston, along with METRO and the Houston Recovery Center, is studying the feasibility of converting a downtown segment of METRO property into a small, temporary, outdoor, safe-space for homeless individuals. More
December 11, 2017 -- The FBI Violent Crime Task Force needs the public’s help identifying and locating two men who, on separate occasions, robbed two Houston area banks. More
December 11, 2017 -- Houston police are seeking the public's assistance in locating a person of interest in Saturday's fatal shooting of a man found at 721 Rouse. More
December 11, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating several incidents that occurred during the weekend, including Saturday's fatal shooting of a woman and wounding of a man at 4901 Laura Koppe. More
December 11, 2017 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that Alex Coleman Loomis has been arrested on intoxication manslaughter charges in connection with Sunday's fatal traffic accident at 900 Houston Avenue. More
December 09, 2017 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that the victim of Thursday's fatal stabbing at 3019 Truxillo has been identified as Atlaf Hussain Malik of Richmond. More
December 09, 2017 -- The Galveston Fire Department will host its Second Annual Santa's Island Tour on December 18-20. More
December 08, 2017 -- The Dickinson Police Department is offering citizens the opportunity to participate in its Citizen's Police Academy. More
December 08, 2017 -- The United States Coast Guard today assisted two individuals whose vessel was taking on water near Barataria Bay, Louisiana. More
December 08, 2017 -- Galveston County District Attorney Jack Roady on Thursday announced that a grand jury has concluded its investigation into a March 9 officer-involved shooting in Galveston, and concluded that no action be taken in the matter. More
December 08, 2017 -- The Harris County Fire Marshal's Office today reported that Jason Herman has been arrested on reckless arson charges in connection with the November 25 fire at a residence in the 9900 block of Berry Orchard Lane. More
December 08, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating Thursday's fatal stabbing of a man found at 3019 Truxillo. More
December 08, 2017 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that Kevin Brantley has been arrested on capital murder charges in connection with the June 16 fatal shooting of a man at 4805 Lyons. More
December 07, 2017 -- The Galveston County Sheriff's Office on Wednesday reported that a deputy was injured responding to complaints regarding a wild pig in Bacliff. More
December 07, 2017 -- The Houston Police Department has referred Wednesday's shooting of a man and woman at 11800 Westheimer to a Harris County grand jury. More
December 07, 2017 -- The United States Coast Guard on Wednesday rescued two people from their vessel, which was taking on water near Venice, Louisiana. More
December 07, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating Wednesday's fatal shooting of a man at 2602 Wheeler. More
December 06, 2017 -- Texas Reps. John Culberson and Henry Cuellar today applauded passage of bipartisan bills to curb gun violence passed in the House of Representatives. More
December 06, 2017 -- The United States Coast Guard today medevaced a crew member from a tanker near Galveston. More w/Video
December 06, 2017 -- The Port Arthur Police Department recently concluded its Selective Traffic Enforcement Program for the Thanksgiving holiday. More
December 06, 2017 -- Galveston City Manager Brian Maxwell today announced that he has selected Vernon Hale as his choice for the next chief of police in Galveston. More
December 06, 2017 -- The Houston Police Department on Tuesday reported that Mark A. Johnson has been arrested on murder charges in connection with the December 26, 2016 fatal shooting of a man found at 6759 Madden Lane. More
December 06, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating the death of a man at 3300 Omega on Tuesday following a vehicle pursuit. More
December 05, 2017 -- A Harris County grand jury has returned criminal indictments against two current and three former Harris County Sheriff’s Office detention officers. More
December 05, 2017 -- The Federal Bureau of Investigation Violent Crime Task Force is seeking the public's assistance in identifying and locating a person who robbed a Woodforest National Bank in northwest Harris County on June 29. More
December 05, 2017 -- The Texas Department of Transportation has advised drivers to "Plan While You Can", and get a sober ride home from holiday celebrations, noting that approximately one in four deaths on Texas roads during the last holiday season were alcohol-related. More
December 05, 2017 -- The Harris County Fire Marshal's Office on Monday arrested Ronald Johnson on arson charges related to the October 18 house fire in the 1600 block of Wooden Acres. More
December 05, 2017 -- The Seabrook Police Department is investigating a body found on Monday in the 3300 block of State Highway 146. More
December 04, 2017 -- The Port Arthur Police Department is investigating Friday's fatal auto-pedestrian incident in the 4400 block of Gulfway Drive. More
December 04, 2017 -- Houston Police Chief Art Acevedo today released surveillance video of a wanted suspect dubbed "The Grinch" who has been burglarizing motor vehicles in the area. More w/Video
December 04, 2017 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that Lucia Tobar has been arrested on charges of intoxication manslaughter and intoxication assault in connection with Sunday's fatal traffic accident at 2000 Gessner. More
December 04, 2017 -- The Houston Police Department has referred Saturday's apparent accidental fatal shooting of a man at 1407 Teanaway to a Harris County grand jury. More
December 04, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating several incidents that occurred during the weekend, including Sunday's fatal traffic accident at 7700 West Bellfort. More
December 03, 2017 -- The United States Coast Guard is continuing response to an oil discharge from a hole in a pipeline near Pointe à la Hache, Louisiana. More
December 02, 2017 -- The City of Galveston on Friday announced that the list of finalists for the city's next police chief has been narrowed to three candidates; Vernon Hale, George Buenik and Michael Gray. More
December 01, 2017 -- In an effort to increase police services and presence in its downtown, Galveston has assigned two Galveston Police officers to the area seven days a week, 365 days a year. More
December 01, 2017 -- The Texas Department of Public Safety today announced that a $10,000 reward is being offered for information leading to the capture of Dakota Marcus Stewart, a fugitive on the state's most wanted sex offenders list. More
December 01, 2017 -- The Harris County Sheriff's Office today reported that Maytham Alsaedy, an inmate awaiting trial on a capital murder charge, committed suicide at the Harris County Jail on Thursday evening. More
November 30, 2017 -- The Houston Police Department today released video of a suspect wanted in connection with the November 20 fatal shooting of a man at 8200 Cook Road. More
November 30, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating Wednesday's fatal shooting of a man at 5400 Malmedy. More
November 30, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating today's shooting of a man at 741 Winding Road. More
November 30, 2017 -- The Dickinson Police Department recently received a $2,500 donation from the Knights of Columbus for the department's Blue Santa Program. More
November 29, 2017 -- The City of Galveston today announced that eight candidates have been selected as finalists for the position of chief of police. More
November 29, 2017 -- The United States Coast Guard, in coordination with partner agencies, recently completed construction and testing of a current meter in Matagorda Bay. More
November 29, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating Tuesday's fatal traffic accident at 4400 Pinemont. More
November 29, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating Tuesday's shooting of a man at 12200 Fleming. More
November 28, 2017 -- The Galveston Police Department today issued a report regarding an incident involving a man being lit on fire by a suspect in the 500 block of 21st Street. More
November 28, 2017 -- The Harris County Fire Marshal's Office today reported that two suspects have been arrested in connection with Monday's fire at a restaurant in the 11900 block of Aldine Westfield. More
November 28, 2017 -- The Galveston Police Department today reported that a suspect was arrested on intoxication assault charges following a rollover accident at 47th Street and Avenue Q on Monday. More
November 28, 2017 -- The United States Coast Guard on Monday medevaced a man from an oil tanker 13 miles east of Galveston. More w/Video
November 27, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating Friday's shooting incident at Willowbrook Mall. More
November 27, 2017 -- The Dickinson Police Department's Blue Santa Program will host a fundraising event on Wednesday at Pizza Fire in League City. More
November 27, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating several incidents that occurred during the Thanksgiving holiday weekend, including Friday's fatal shooting of a man at 7100 South Gessner. More
November 27, 2017 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that Edwin Alexander Ospino Soto has been arrested on charges of deadly conduct in connection with the November 20 shooting incident at 2100 Cohn. More
November 26, 2017 -- The United States Coast Guard on Friday interdicted a Mexican lancha crew engaged in illegal fishing in federal waters off southern Texas. More
November 24, 2017 -- The City of Houston has advised that a Blue Alert has been issued for Dabrett Montreal Black, a suspect wanted in Thursday's death of a Texas Department of Public Safety trooper in north Texas. More
November 24, 2017 -- The Federal Bureau of Investigation today issued tips to avoid online shopping scams. More
November 22, 2017 -- The Galveston Police Department today announced that it has been named recipient of an $875,000 grant to hire seven additional officers. More
November 22, 2017 -- The Harris County Fire Marshal's Office is seeking the public's assistance in identifying suspects wanted in connection with the October 30 fire at a Walmart at 155 East Louetta Crossing. More
November 22, 2017 -- The Galveston County Criminal District Attorney's Office will host the 19th Annual Tree of Angels Ceremony on December 5. More
November 22, 2017 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that Jamie Amaad West has been arrested on murder charges in connection with the September 22 fatal shooting of a man at 9437 Merle Street. More
November 22, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating Tuesday's fatal traffic accident at 7900 North Loop East. More
November 22, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating Tuesday's fatal shooting of a man at 9898 Forum Park Drive. More
November 22, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating Monday's fatal traffic accident at 300 Maxey Road. More
November 22, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating Tuesday's fatal shooting of a man at 10225 Bissonnet. More
November 21, 2017 -- The United States Coast Guard on Monday rescued a man who had fallen overboard from his vessel in the Atchafalaya River in Louisiana. More
November 20, 2017 -- The Federal Bureau of Investigation Violent Crime Task Force is seeking the public's help in identifying a woman who robbed a bank in northwest Houston on Friday. More
November 20, 2017 -- The Harris County Fire Marshal's Office today announced that Chief Deputy Laurie Christensen recently received state certification in the Fire Executive Management Training program. More
November 20, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating several incidents that occurred during the weekend, including Saturday's fatal shooting of a man at 6345 Windswept Lane. More
November 20, 2017 -- Texas Governor Greg Abbott today authorized a $20,000 reward for information leading to the arrest and conviction of the person or persons responsible for the murder of a United States Border Patrol agent and injury of another while they were on patrol in southwest Texas. More
November 20, 2017 -- The Texas Department of Public Safety today issued a message urging drivers to drive safely during the Thanksgiving holiday. More
November 20, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating today's fatal shooting of a man at 8200 Cook Road. More
November 20, 2017 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that aggravated assault/family violence charges have been filed against Demetris Lewis, a suspect wanted in connection with Saturday's shooting of a woman at 9601 West Montgomery. More
November 20, 2017 -- The La Porte Police Department today reported that three suspects have been arrested on drug charges following execution of a search warrant at a residence in the 10600 block of San Jacinto. More
November 19, 2017 -- The United States Coast Guard today medevaced three people whose vessel struck a barge near Bayou Segnette, Louisiana. More
November 19, 2017 -- The United States Coast Guard on Saturday interdicted a Mexican lancha crew engaged in illegal fishing in federal waters off southern Texas. More
November 17, 2017 -- The United States Coast Guard on Thursday interdicted a Mexican lancha crew engaged in illegal fishing in federal waters off the coast of Texas. More
November 17, 2017 -- The Seabrook Police Department on Thursday reported that Roderick Thomas has been arrested on burglary and theft charges in connection with the November 15 burglary of a residents in the 2800 block of Sea Channel. More
November 16, 2017 -- The Sugar Land Police Department today released surveillance video and photos of a vehicle seen during the October 26 robbery in the 300 block of Lakefront Court. More
November 16, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating Wednesday's fatal shooting of a man at 3400 Rosalie. More
November 16, 2017 -- The Federal Bureau of Investigation on Wednesday reported that Robert Earl Brumfield, III, a suspect wanted in connection with a 2013 armored car robbery in New Orleans, may be in the Houston area. More
November 16, 2017 -- The Houston Police Department on Wednesday reported that Daniel Martinez has been arrested on charges of driving while intoxicated in connection with Tuesday's fatal traffic accident at 9900 Fulton. More
November 15, 2017 -- The Port Arthur Police Department will conduct a Selective Traffic Enforcement Program, beginning on Friday, focused on speed violations, impaired drivers and seatbelt violators. More
November 15, 2017 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that Pablo Antonio Garcia has been arrested on charges of aggravated assault with a deadly weapon in connection with Sunday's stabbing of a man at 315 Benmar Drive. More
November 15, 2017 -- The Houston Police Department on Tuesday reported that Erik Little has been arrested on murder charges in connection with Monday's fatal shooting of a man at 4141 Barberry Drive. More
November 14, 2017 -- City of Houston employees and environmental contractors will be deep cleaning two homeless encampments this week, which have more than doubled since August, when a temporary restraining order was put in place to block the city’s anti-encampment ordinance. More
November 13, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating Sunday's shooting of a man at 12000 Martin Luther King Boulevard. More
November 13, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating Sunday's fatal shooting of a male suspect following a robbery at 431 West Little York. More
November 13, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating several incidents that occurred during the weekend, including Friday's fatal shooting at 7600 Jensen. More
November 11, 2017 -- The United States Coast Guard today rescued three people in the water near Venice, Louisiana after their boat capsized. More
November 10, 2017 -- The Galveston County District Attorney's Office today reported that Aaron Quigg has been sentenced to 5 years of probation for online solicitation of a minor. More
November 10, 2017 -- Texas Department of Public Safety Director Steven McCraw today issued a statement in observance of Veterans Day. More
November 10, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating Thursday's fatal shooting of a man found at 6135 Doulton. More
November 10, 2017 -- The United States Coast Guard on Thursday provided an update regarding the response to an oil platform fire in the Gulf of Mexico. More
November 08, 2017 -- The United States Coast Guard and the Bureau of Safety and Environmental Enforcement are responding to a report of an oil platform fire in the Gulf of Mexico. More
November 08, 2017 -- The Texas Department of Public Safety today released the names of the victims killed in Sunday's shooting at the First Baptist Church in Sutherland Springs. More
November 08, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating Tuesday's fatal shooting of a man at 4700 Wenda. More
November 08, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating Tuesday's fatal shooting of a man at 4400 Caroline. More
November 07, 2017 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that two male suspects have been arrested on aggravated assault and weapons possession charges in connection with a shooting at 2706 Vance. More
November 07, 2017 -- The United States Coast Guard today suspended a search for possible missing persons approximately 3 miles south of the San Bernard River after locating a vessel on fire in the vicinity. More
November 07, 2017 -- The La Porte Police Department today reported that a traffic stop on Saturday resulted in the arrest of a suspect wanted on a felony warrant out of Missouri. More
November 07, 2017 -- The Harris County Office of Homeland Security and Emergency Management today issued an advisory regarding the formation of Tropical Storm Rina, which is no threat to land. More
November 06, 2017 -- The Harris County Fire Marshal's Office today reported that today's fire and explosion at the BJ Hookers Distillery in the 1300 block of East Richey Road has been ruled accidental. More
November 06, 2017 -- The Federal Bureau of Investigation and the Galveston Police Department today announced that a $100,000 reward is being offered for information leading to the identification and location of the family members caring for a boy whose body was found on a Galveston beach on October 20. More
November 06, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating several incidents that took place during the weekend, including Friday's fatal shooting of a man at 3800 Rebecca Street. More
November 06, 2017 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that Barbara Senagal has been arrested on murder charges in connection with Friday's fatal stabbing of a man at 7600 East Houston. More
November 05, 2017 -- Texas Governor Greg Abbott on Saturday issued a statement regarding the death of Texas Department of Public Safet Trooper Thomas Nipper. More
November 05, 2017 -- The Texas Department of Public Safety on Saturday reported that Senior Trooper Thomas Nipper died in a traffic accident while conducting a traffic stop on Interstate Highway 35 in Temple. More
November 05, 2017 -- The United States Coast Guard on Saturday interdicted a Mexican lancha boat engaged in illegal fishing in federal waters off southern Texas. More
November 04, 2017 -- The United States Coast Guard on Friday announced that it has completed the response to an oil discharge that originated from a barge approximately 3 miles off the jetties of Port Aransas, Texas. More
November 03, 2017 -- The La Porte Police Department recently host a ceremony to recognized employees of the department, and to welcome five new officers to the force. More
November 03, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating Thursday's death of an infant at 802 Seminar. More
November 02, 2017 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that Jimmy Lee Emanuel has been arrested on murder charges in connection with the death of a woman found at 2625 Bennington Street on October 27. More
November 02, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating today's shooting of a man at 18005 Eastex Freeway. More
November 02, 2017 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that a pedestrian involved in a hit-and-run crash on October 16 at 12300 Bissonnet has died from her injuries. More
November 01, 2017 -- The La Porte Citizens Police Academy Alumni Association today announced that more than $71,000 has been distributed through its Flood Relief Program to assist those affected by Hurricane Harvey. More
November 01, 2017 -- The Texas Department of Public Safety today reported that the reward for information leading to the capture of Carlos Alberto Gonzalez-Barahona, a fugitive on the state's most wanted list, has been increased to $10,000. More
November 01, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating today's shooting of a man at 10616 Meadowglen Lane. More
November 01, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating Tuesday's fatal shooting of a woman and the apparent suicide of another at 15000 Park Row. More
November 01, 2017 -- The Sugar Land Police Department today released surveillance video of a suspect wanted for breaking into a home in the 100 block of Honor Cove on September 27. More
October 31, 2017 -- The Harris County Sheriff's Office recently conducted a five-day joint initiative with the Texas Attorney General's Office ahead of Halloween to crack down on child predators. More
October 31, 2017 -- Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton today congratulated the Criminal Investigations Division of his office on reaching 10,000 total arrests and 9,000 fugitive apprehensions since its inception in 2003. More
October 31, 2017 -- The Houston Fire Department recently received the donation of $26,000 from Council Member Steve Le for the purchase of a rescue boat for the department's technical rescue team. More
October 31, 2017 -- The La Porte Police Department is investigating Monday's incident involving a motorist who took his own life during a traffic stop in the 8800 block of Spencer Highway. More
October 31, 2017 -- The United States Coast Guard on Monday rescued four fisherman from a sinking commercial fishing vessel approximately 5 miles east of South Padre Island. More
October 30, 2017 -- The Houston Firefighters' Relief and Retirement Fund today announced that the fund has achieved a 12 percent return in its 2017 fiscal year, with the fund surpassing $4 billion in assets. More
October 30, 2017 -- The United States Coast Guard today medevaced a man from an oil tanker approximately 12 miles south of Freeport, Texas. More
October 30, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating Sunday's shooting of a man at 12430 Oxford Park Drive. More
October 30, 2017 -- The United States Coast Guard on Sunday rescued two people from a disabled boat in Lost Lake, Louisiana. More
October 30, 2017 -- Texas Governor Greg Abbott today announced that he has directed the Texas Department of Public Safety to deploy additional tactical resources to combat violent crime and gang-related activity in San Antonio. More
October 30, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating several incidents that occurred during the weekend, including Saturday's fatal shooting of two men and wounding of a third at 10650 Hempstead Highway. More
October 30, 2017 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that Joseph Timothy Filer has been arrested on murder charges in connection with Friday's fatal shooting of a man at 7123 Heath Street. More
October 27, 2017 -- The Galveston District Attorney's Office today reported that a retired Houston police officer has been sentenced to three consecutive life sentences in prison on charges of sexual assault of a child. More
October 27, 2017 -- The Texas Department of Public Safety today reminded parents, drivers and children to observe safety habits as part of their Halloween plans. More
October 27, 2017 -- The Houston Police Department on Thursday reported that Brandon Thomas McElveen has been arrested on three counts of indecency with a child. More
October 27, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating today's fatal shooting of a man at 8900 Cullen Boulevard. More
October 27, 2017 -- The Bay Area Council on Drugs and Alcohol has announced that Drug Take Back locations will be operating in Brazoria County as well as Baytown, Deer Park and Pasadena on Saturday as part of National Prescription Drug Take Back Day. More
October 27, 2017 -- The La Porte Police Department on Thursday reported that two suspects have been arrested in connection with a 2014 aggravated robbery case at 717 West Main. More
October 27, 2017 -- The City of Houston Office of Emergency Management today activated its Emergency Operations Center during all home World Series games in support of public safety, traffic and transportation efforts. More
October 27, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating an August 21 shooting incident at 8830 Long Point Drive, which resulted in the critical wounding of a man who died on Monday. More
October 27, 2017 -- The Houston Police Department on Thursday reported that Jamie Amaad West, a suspect wanted in connection with the September 22 fatal shooting of a man at 9437 Merle Street, has been charged with murder. More
October 26, 2017 -- The Federal Bureau of Investigation is seeking the public's assistance in identifying a suspect wanted in connection with the robbery of a credit union at 4411 South Wayside in southeast Houston on Wednesday. More
October 26, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating Wednesday's fatal traffic accident at 12500 Briar Forest Drive. More
October 26, 2017 -- The United States Coast Guard on Wednesday issued an update on the continuing response to an oil discharge from a barge off the coast of Port Aransas, Texas. More
October 25, 2017 -- The La Porte Police Department has provided some Halloween safety tips for parents of trick-or-treaters. More
October 25, 2017 -- The Harris County Sheriff's Office on Tuesday released a sketch of a subject wanted in connection with an October 15 incident involving the attempted abduction of a juvenile female. More
October 25, 2017 -- The Harris County Citizen Corps Community Emergency Response Team program today announced that it has reached a milestone of 30,000 trained members. More
October 25, 2017 -- The United States Coast Guard on Tuesday provided further updates regarding the response to an oil discharge from a barge off the coast of Port Aransas, Texas. More
October 24, 2017 -- The Houston Police Department today filed murder charges against Derrick McCray, a suspect wanted in the September 26 fatal shooting of a man at 780 West Rittenhouse. More
October 24, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating Monday's shooting of a man at 3300 Sampson. More
October 24, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating Monday's fatal shooting of a man at 10650 Hempstead. More
October 24, 2017 -- The United States Coast Guard on Monday provided further updates regarding the response to an oil discharge from a barge fire off the coast of Port Aransas, Texas. More
October 23, 2017 -- Dickinson Police Department will participate in National Prescription Drug Take Back Day on Saturday, October 28, 2017 10:00 am – 2:00 pm. More
October 23, 2017 -- Houston Police are investigating several incidents that occurred during the weekend, including Sunday's fatal shooting of a man at 1200 Wheeler. More
October 23, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating an incident during which an armed suspect was fatally shot by officers on Friday at 5801 North Houston Rosslyn. More
October 23, 2017 -- The Houston Police Department today released surveillance videos and photos of a suspect vehicle in connection with the October 12 fatal shooting of a man at 802 Lehman. More w/Video
October 23, 2017 -- The United States Coast Guard on Sunday provided updates regarding response to an oil discharge from a barge that caught fire on Friday off the jetties of Port Aransas, Texas. More
October 22, 2017 -- The United States Coast Guard on Saturday suspended its search for two crewmembers missing from a barge that had exploded and caught off the coast of Port Aransas, Texas. More
October 22, 2017 -- The Galveston Police Department today released a sketch of an unidentified child whose body was found on the beach in the 700 block of Seawall Boulevard on Friday. More
October 22, 2017 -- The United States Coast Guard on Saturday provided an additional update regarding the response to a barge fire near the coast of Port Aransas, Texas. More
October 21, 2017 -- The United States Coast Guard has provided an update on the response to a barge fire near Port Aransas, Texas. More
October 21, 2017 -- The Galveston Police Department on Friday reported that a child's body was located on the beach near the 700 block of Seawall Boulevard. More
October 20, 2017 -- The Galveston Police Department today reported that Brandon Ledford has been arrested on murder charges in connection with the April 9 fatal shooting of a hotel employee at the San Luis Resort. More
October 20, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating Thursday's fatal shooting of a man and wounding of another at 264 Casa Grande. More
October 20, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating today's fatal hit-and-run crash at 10100 Jensen Drive. More
October 20, 2017 -- The United States Coast Guard today responded to a barge fire near Port Aransas, Texas. More
October 20, 2017 -- The Harris County Sheriff's Office is seeking the public's assistance in identifying suspects responsible for the July 14, 2016 fatal shooting of Javier Alonso. More
October 20, 2017 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that Thomas Arrington has been arrested on aggravated assault charges in connection with an incident involving a woman, his girlfriend, being struck by a vehicle at 2400 Fulton on October 9. More
October 20, 2017 -- The United States Coast Guard on Wednesday interdicted a Mexican lancha boatcrew engaged in illegal fishing in federal waters off the coast of Southern Texas. More
October 19, 2017 -- The Harris County Sheriff's Office today released a composite sketch of a male subject wanted in connection with the robbery of a couple in north Harris County on September 10. More
October 19, 2017 -- The Houston Police Department has referred Wednesday's fatal shooting of a man at 2061 Antoine to a Harris County Grand Jury. More
October 19, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating Wednesday's fatal shooting of a man at 8500 Reims. More
October 18, 2017 -- The United States Coast Guard today reported that the Gulfport Fire Department and a Coast Guard member responded to and extinguished a fire aboard the Coast Guard Cutter Brant, which was moored in Gulfport, Mississippi. More
October 18, 2017 -- The Houston Police Department today provided surveillance video and photos of three suspects wanted in Monday's fatal shooting incident at 6833 London. More w/Video
October 18, 2017 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that Mertroy Harris, a suspect in connection with Monday's fatal shooting of one man and wounding of another at 6833 London, has been arrested on murder charges. More
October 18, 2017 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that Ulf Gerrit Lueders has been arrested on charges of continuous sexual assault of a child and online solicitation of a minor. More
October 17, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating Monday's fatal shooting of one man and the wounding of another at 6833 London. More
October 17, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating an incident that took place on Monday during which an armed suspect was fatally shot by a Montgomery County Precinct 4 deputy constable at 1090 Kingwood Drive. More
October 17, 2017 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that murder charges have been filed against Marcus Rodgers, a suspect wanted in connection with Sunday's fatal shooting of a man and wounding of another at 4712 Majestic. More
October 17, 2017 -- League City Police Department will host a DEA Drug Take Back event on October 28 at the League City Public Safety Building parking lot. More
October 17, 2017 -- The United States Coast Guard on Monday suspended its search for a man missing after an oil platform explosion in Lake Pontchartrain. More
October 16, 2017 -- Bay Area Houston Police Departments and the Harris County Constable Precinct 8 will be taking back expired or unneeded prescription and non-prescription medications. Saturday, October 28 from 10am to 2pm. More
October 16, 2017 -- Governor Greg Abbott today extended the temporary waiver suspending rules relating to vehicle registration and inspection for victims of Hurricane Harvey. More
October 16, 2017 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that Estaban V. Gonzalez has been arrested on charges of intoxication manslaughter in connection with Friday's fatal traffic accident at 16600 Katy Freeway. More
October 16, 2017 -- Houston firefighters today rescued a man from a manhole in the area of South Sam Houston Parkway and Dover Road. More
October 16, 2017 -- The City of Houston has selected artists Koryn Rolstad and Sherry Tseng Hill to create original artworks for the new Southwest Police Station, which is due to open by the end of the year. More
October 16, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating several incidents that occurred during the weekend, including Sunday's fatal shooting of one man and wounding of another at 9200 Bissonnet. More
October 16, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating Sunday's fatal shooting of a man and child, as well as the wounding of two other persons, at 6233 Gulfton. More
October 16, 2017 -- The League City Police Department on Thursday hosted its annual Family Violence Awareness Candlelight Vigil. More
October 16, 2017 -- The United States Coast Guard on Sunday participated in search efforts for a missing man following an explosion at an oil platform in Lake Pontchartrain, Louisiana. More
October 15, 2017 -- The United States Coast Guard has provided an update regarding the response to an oil spill approximately 40 miles southeast of Venice, Louisiana. More
October 14, 2017 -- The United States Coast Guard today responded to an offshore oil spill off the coast of Venice, Louisiana. More
October 13, 2017 -- The Galveston County District Attorney's Office today announced that Leslie Ray Foster has been sentenced to 4 years in prison on charges of Felony Theft of Property. More
October 13, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating today's fatal shooting of two men at 3941 Westpark. More
October 13, 2017 -- The La Porte Police Department on Thursday reported that Darius Meza has been arrested on burglary charges in connection with the September 27 burglary of a motor vehicle in the 10100 block of Quite Hill Road. More
October 13, 2017 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that M. L. Burks has been arrested on murder charges in connection with the October 21, 2016, fatal shooting of a woman at 4600 Balkin Street. More
October 12, 2017 -- The Texas Department of Public Safety, in observance of National School Bus Safety Week, today urged Texans to comply with laws prohibiting drivers from passing school buses. More
October 12, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating Wednesday's shooting of a man and a woman at 6802 Cullen Boulevard. More
October 12, 2017 -- The University Area Association neighborhood in Galveston celebration National Night Out on Tuesday. More
October 12, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating today's shooting of a man at 2706 Alabama. More
October 11, 2017 -- Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton today welcomed the U.S. Supreme Court’s decision to dismiss a major challenge to President Trump’s executive order temporarily pausing the entry into the U.S. of foreign nationals from six terror-prone countries. More
October 11, 2017 -- The Houston Police Department on Tuesday reported that Caiden Bryan Broussard has been charged with aggravated assault with a deadly weapon, and is wanted in connection with Monday's stabbing at 5410 Candlemist Drive. More
October 11, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating Tuesday's fatal traffic accident at 200 East Edgebrook Drive. More
October 11, 2017 -- Friendswood police are investigating Tuesday's shooting incident at Stevenson Park. More
October 11, 2017 -- The United States Coast Guard on Tuesday responded to a crude oil discharge in Lake Washington near Port Sulfur, Louisiana. More
October 10, 2017 -- U.S. Senator John Cornyn (R-TX) released the following statement after his bill to honor the fallen U.S. Border Patrol Agent Javier Vega, Jr. for his service by renaming the Border Patrol checkpoint where he was assigned, along U.S. Highway 77 North in Sarita, Texas More
October 10, 2017 -- The Texas Department of Public Safety today reported that a $5,000 reward is being offered for information leading to the capture of Reginald "Reggie" Vernard Campbell, a fugitive on the state's most wanted list. More
October 10, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating today's shooting of a man at 3100 Crane. More
October 10, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating Monday's shooting of two men at 7500 Scott Street. More
October 10, 2017 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that murder charges have been filed against Calvin Mitchell, a suspect wanted in connection with the September 30 fatal shooting of a man at 13502 Northborough. More
October 09, 2017 -- The United States Coast Guard today provided an update regarding port conditions along the Gulf Coast following the impact of Hurricane Nate. More
October 09, 2017 -- The United States Coast Guard today released a video regarding the Coast Guard Cutter Forward's response to areas impacted by hurricanes Harvey, Irma and Maria. More
October 09, 2017 -- The Southeast Texas Regional Advisory Council and the Texas Department of State Health Services are hosting the 2017 Annual Regional Healthcare Preparedness Coalition Symposium in Galveston this week, with topics including lessons learned from recent disasters such as Hurricane Harvey. More
October 09, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating a September 19 traffic accident at 7000 Southwest Freeway, which resulted in the October 3 death of a victim involved in the incident. More
October 09, 2017 -- Missouri City's Fire & Rescue Services reminds residents to take steps to stay safe and prevent fires as part of Fire Prevention Week, which is observed October 8-14. More
October 09, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating several incidents that occurred during the weekend, including Friday's fatal shooting of a man at 906 Greens Road. More
October 09, 2017 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that Dale Rogers has been arrested on charges of driving while intoxicated in connection with Sunday's fatal traffic accident at 900 West T.C. Jester Boulevard. More
October 09, 2017 -- The Sugar Land Police Department today released surveillance video of a man wanted in connection with the July 3 burglary of a home in the 1800 block of Hickory Court. More
October 08, 2017 -- The United States Coast Guard today reopened the Port of New Orleans following Hurricane Nate. More
October 08, 2017 -- The United States Coast Guard today began initial assessments of the Mississippi River and its tributaries, as well as the Port of New Orleans, following Hurricane Nate's impact on the coast. More
October 07, 2017 -- The United States Coast Guard today rescued two people from a disabled sailboat in Lake Pontchartrain, Louisiana. More
October 07, 2017 -- The United States Coast Guard on Friday intercepted two Mexican lancha boat crews illegally fishing off southern Texas. More
October 07, 2017 -- The United States Coast Guard has set Port Condition Zulu for Mobile, Alabama and for New Orleans due to the approach of Hurricane Nate. More
October 07, 2017 -- The United States Coast Guard on Friday set Port Condition Yankee for Mobile, Alabama due to the approach of Tropical Storm Nate, which has now strengthened into a hurricane. More
October 06, 2017 -- La Porte police have identified the "Goatee Burglar" and charged him with burglary of two businesses last month. More
October 06, 2017 -- The United States Coast Guard has set Port Condition Yankee for New Orleans due to the threat of Tropical Storm Nate. More
October 06, 2017 -- The Texas Department of Public Safety on Thursday called on Texans to remain vigilant regarding potential crime and terrorist activity in their communities. More
October 06, 2017 -- The Harris County Fire Marshal's Office today announced "Every Second Counts: Plan 2 Ways Out!" as the theme for Fire Prevention Week, which is observed October 8-14. More
October 06, 2017 -- The Galveston Police Department today reported that Frederick Degrassa York has been arrested on murder charges in connection with the June 18 fatal traffic accident. More
October 06, 2017 -- The La Porte Police Department on Tuesday participated in a variety of events, and hosted an open house, in celebration of National Night Out. More
October 05, 2017 -- The United States Coast Guard on Thursday responded to a car that entered the water from the Claiborne Avenue Bridge at mile marker 7 on the Gulf Intracoastal Waterway in New Orleans. More
October 05, 2017 -- The United States Coast Guard has begun securing its area of responsibility and adjusting port conditions along the Gulf Coast ahead of Tropical Storm Nate. More
October 05, 2017 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that Luis Contreras, a second suspect in the January 3 fatal shooting of a man at 7930 Corporate Drive, has been arrested on capital murder charges. More
October 05, 2017 -- The Houston Police Department today released surveillance video of a suspect wanted in connection with the August 27 fatal shooting of a man at 8849 Braesmont. More w/Video
October 05, 2017 -- The Galveston Police Department today reported that Bryan Lee Bell has been arrested on homicide charges in connection with Sunday's fatal shooting of a man in the 1200 block of 21st Street. More
October 05, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating Wednesday's assault of a woman found at 7001 Hillcroft. More
October 04, 2017 -- Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton today announced that his office has issued a legal opinion stating that law enforcement agencies in Texas are authorized to receive prescriptions of a drug that can be used to treat opioid overdoses. More
October 04, 2017 -- The Harris County Sheriff's Office today reported that a sergeant and two detention officers have been indicted and relieved of duty, with one detention officer terminated and the others placed on administrative leave, in connection with unrelated incidents. More
October 04, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating Tuesday's fatal traffic accident at 2200 Wirt Road. More
October 04, 2017 -- The Galveston Fire Department is partnering with Domino's Pizza to promote Fire Prevention Week. More
October 03, 2017 -- La Porte police seek the public's help in identifying a burglary suspect. More
October 03, 2017 -- Galveston police are actively searching for suspects in connection with Sunday's fatal shooting in the 1200 block of 21st Street. More
October 03, 2017 -- The City of Galveston has postponed tonight's National Night Out event to October 10 due to weather. More
October 03, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating an incident that took place on Monday in which two men fell through a window at 15555-B JFK Boulevard. More
October 03, 2017 -- The Texas A&M Forest Service recently mobilized Urban Forest Strike Teams to the coastal Texas towns of Rockport, Fulton, Refugio and Victoria to assess damage to the trees on public property resulting from Hurricane Harvey. More
October 03, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating Monday's fatal traffic accident at 1200 Gulf Freeway. More
October 03, 2017 -- The Houston Police Department is referring Monday's shooting of a man at 5201 Market Street to a Harris County grand jury. More
October 03, 2017 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that Monday's fatal shooting of a man at 5034 Bataan will be referred to a Harris County grand jury. More
October 02, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating today's fatal traffic accident at 12700 Beechnut. More
October 02, 2017 -- The Texas Department of Public Safety today announced that the reward for information leading to the capture of Manuel Muniz, a fugitive on the state's most wanted sex offenders list, has been increased to $8,000. More
October 02, 2017 -- Galveston Police Chief Richard Boyle today submitted his notice of retirement, effective February 2018, after serving 40 years in law enforcement. More
October 02, 2017 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that Arturo Mata has been arrested on robbery charges in connection with Friday's attempted robbery incident, which involved a shooting that injured Mata. More
October 02, 2017 -- Houston Police are investigating several incidents that occurred during the weekend, including Saturday's fatal shooting of a man at 13502 Northborough. More
October 02, 2017 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that Kyriakos Savvas Georghiou has been arrested on murder and assault charges in connection with Friday's fatal stabbing of his mother and wounding of his father. More
September 29, 2017 -- Galveston County District Attorney Jack Roady on Thursday announced that Charles Harold Johnson, Jr. has been sentenced to more than 17 years in prison on charges of felony evading arrest in a motor vehicle, and 5 years for unauthorized use of a motor vehicle. More
September 29, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating Thursday's shooting of a man at 2498 Sampson. More
September 29, 2017 -- The City of League City will host participate in activities in observance of National Night Out on Tuesday. More
September 28, 2017 -- The Galveston County District Attorney's Office on Wednesday announced that Carlos Luis Compean has been sentenced to 11 years in prison on charges related to a domestic violence incident in November 2016. More
September 28, 2017 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that a juvenile suspect has been arrested on capital murder charges in connection with the August 19 fatal shooting of a man at 12100 Teaneck Street. More
September 28, 2017 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that Robert Zimmerman has been arrested on charges of intoxication assault in connection with Wednesday's traffic accident that injured a police officer at 1700 Southwest Freeway. More
September 28, 2017 -- The United States Coast Guard today provided an update on port conditions for ports under the Corpus Christi Captain of the Port. More
September 26, 2017 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that Tealzie Randall, III has been arrested on murder charges in connection with the December 20, 2016 fatal shooting of a woman at 4200 Mowery. More
September 26, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating an incident that occurred Sunday during which a suspect shot at officers at 2700 South Loop West. More
September 26, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating a fatal traffic accident that took place at 11400 Beaumont Highway. More
September 25, 2017 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that a suspect has been arrested on charges of felon in possession of a firearm and evading arrest in a motor vehicle in connection with an incident on Friday at 10333 Richmond Avenue. More
September 25, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating several incidents that occurred during the weekend, including Sunday's fatal shooting of a man at 9275 Richmond. More
September 25, 2017 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that Marion Charles Goodall, a suspect wanted in the September 19 fatal shooting of a woman at 2800 Stallings, is in custody after turning himself in to police. More
September 22, 2017 -- The Texas Department of Public Safety has announced the arrest of 18-year-old Christopher Ricardo Gonzalez, a fugitive who was arrested in California. More
September 22, 2017 -- La Porte police recently arrested a 27-year-old intoxication assault suspect. More
September 22, 2017 -- The United States Coast Guard Corpus Christi Captain of the Port has provided updates on port conditions. More
September 22, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating a traffic accident that occurred on August 17, after a victim passed away on September 13 as a result of her injuries. More
September 22, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating a September 1 traffic accident, a victim of which died from his injuries on Thursday. More
September 21, 2017 -- The City of Dickinson Fire Marshal's Office has issued a statement regarding damage assessments of commercial business and multi-family apartment complexes after Hurricane Harvey. More
September 21, 2017 -- The Harris County Sheriff's Office Robbery Unit has released a video of a male robbery suspect and is seeking the public's help in identifying him. More
September 21, 2017 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that murder charges have been filed against Marion Charles Goodall, a suspect wanted in connection with Tuesday's fatal shooting of a woman at 2800 Stallings. More
September 20, 2017 -- The Harris County Sheriff's Office has advised residents to call 911 only for life-threatening emergencies that require immediate assistance from law enforcement, the fire department, or an ambulance. More
September 20, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating Tuesday's fatal traffic accident at 3400 Holmes Road. More
September 20, 2017 -- Galveston County District Attorney Jack Roady today announced that Juan Louis Peralez has been sentenced to 15 years in prison on felony arson charges. More
September 20, 2017 -- The City of Sugar Land has issued a news release regarding the repeal of the city's distracted-driving ordinance following the enactment of a state law. More
September 20, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating Tuesday's fatal shooting of a woman found at 2800 Stallings. More
September 20, 2017 -- The La Porte Police Department has reported that an officer-involved shooting took place on Tuesday after police responded to a call of shots being fired in the 5000 block of Glenview Drive. More
September 19, 2017 -- Texas Governor Greg Abbott today announced that the state will partner with FirstNet and AT&T to deliver a wireless broadband network to serve the public safety community. More
September 19, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating a September 8 traffic accident at 12800 Gulf Freeway, which resulted in the death of a man injured in the crash. More
September 19, 2017 -- The City of Galveston will participate in National Night Out activities on October 3. More
September 19, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating Monday's death of a child at 7825 Corporate Drive. More
September 18, 2017 -- La Porte police are seeking the public's help in identifying a burglary suspect. More
September 18, 2017 -- Galveston police on Sunday arrested a 23-year-old man for shooting at moving vehicles and evading arrest. More
September 18, 2017 -- The Texas Department of Public Safety is seeking the public's assistance in solving the 1988 murder of Courtney Clayton, who was 7 years old when she was abducted from near her home in Stamford, Texas. More
September 18, 2017 -- The City of Missouri City will host National Night Out activities on October 3, as well as a "kick-off" block party at the Missouri City Police Mini-Station September 30. More
September 18, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating several incidents that occurred during the weekend, including Sunday's fatal shooting of one man and wounding of another at 10096 South Gessner. More
September 17, 2017 -- The United States Coast Guard on Saturday interdicted a Mexican lancha boat crew engaged in illegal fishing off the coast of Texas. More
September 15, 2017 -- Galveston police are investigating a report of a missing woman who is considered a possible danger to herself. More
September 15, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating Thursday's shooting of a man at 3300 Winbern. More
September 14, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating an August 17 traffic accident at 10400 Westheimer, which resulted in severe injuries to a female victim who died on Wednesday. More
September 14, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating today's fatal traffic accident at 16000 Eastex Freeway. More
September 14, 2017 -- The Texas Department of Public Safety today announced that a cash reward of $5,000 is being offered for information leading to the capture of Herman Henry Fox, a fugitive on the state's most wanted list. More
September 13, 2017 -- The Galveston County Sheriff's Office on Wednesday received an indictment on a former police officer. More
September 13, 2017 -- Houston police have reported that 25-year-old Christian Osiel Garcia has been arrested and charged in connection with Tuesday's shooting of a man at 2500 Deams. More
September 13, 2017 -- Harris County Sheriff Ed Gonzalez today issued a statements in response to Shannon Miles' plea agreement in the murder of Deputy Darren Goforth. More
September 13, 2017 -- Galveston Independent School District today reported that shots were fired at a Galveston ISD school bus in the vicinity of Seawall and 9th Street. No injuries occurred during the incident. More
September 12, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating Monday's shooting of two males at 5822 Pershing. More
September 12, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating the September 3 fatal assault of a man at 3352 Old Spanish Trail. More
September 12, 2017 -- The Texas A&M Forest Service today announced that it is accepting grant applications for prescribed burning to help reduce wildfire risk and restore natural ecosystems. More
September 12, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating Sunday's shooting of three males at 12300 North Freeway. More
September 12, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating Monday's fatal shooting of a man at 9300 West Sam Houston Parkway South service road. More
September 11, 2017 -- Texas Department of Public Safety Director Steven McCraw today issued a statement in observance of the 16th anniversary of the 9/11 terrorist attacks. More
September 11, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating several incidents that took place during the weekend, including the shooting of two males at 1100 Webster. More
September 10, 2017 -- The United States Coast Guard today medevaced a man from a research/survey vessel approximately 40 miles southeast of Galveston. More
September 08, 2017 -- Houston police on Friday arrested two suspects who fired shots at HPD officers at 7075 North Freeway. More
September 08, 2017 -- The United States Coast Guard recently utilized electronic aids to navigation to assist in the reopening of Port Aransas, Texas following Hurricane Harvey. More
September 08, 2017 -- Houston police are awaiting autopsy results in the death of a woman found at 4 Riverway Drive on Thursday. More
September 08, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating the shooting of a man found at 3815 Goulburn on Thursday. More
September 07, 2017 -- The United States Coast Guard on Thursday medevaced a man from a motor vessel 40 miles south of Southwest Pass, Louisiana. More
September 07, 2017 -- The United States Coast Guard has provided a summary of its Hurricane Harvey response efforts. More
September 07, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating the death of a male found on September 1 at 14300 White Heather. More
September 07, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating an August 22 traffic accident at 6998 Renwick, which resulted in injuries leading to the death of a male victim on Wednesday. More
September 07, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating today's shooting of a man at 11627 Sea Shore Drive. More
September 07, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating Wednesday's shooting of a man at 8018 Cabot. More
September 06, 2017 -- La Marque Police Chief Kirk Jackson today called for more residents to host a gathering for the National Night Out event, which takes place on October 3. More
September 06, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating Tuesday's fatal shooting of a man at 7252 Jensen. More
September 06, 2017 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that two suspects have been arrested on charges of aggravated assault of a public servant and tampering with evidence in connection with Monday's shooting incident involving Houston police officers at 4500 Sunburst. More
September 05, 2017 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that Daniel Rivera has been arrested on murder charges in connection with the August 30 fatal traffic accident at the 6900 Sam Houston Parkway East service road. More
September 05, 2017 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that Michael O'Brien has been arrested on charges of aggravated assault of a family member in connection with the August 31 stabbing of a man at 9122 South Allegro. More
September 05, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating Monday's fatal shooting of a man found at 5000 Van Fleet. More
September 04, 2017 -- The United States Coast Guard on Sunday hosted Congresswoman Sheila Jackson Lee for a flyover of areas impacted by Hurricane Harvey. More
September 04, 2017 -- The United States Coast Guard today monitored the recovery of a grounded drill ship in Aransas Pass near Corpus Christi, Texas. More
September 03, 2017 -- The Harris County Fire Marshal's Office has advised that a 1.5 mile evacuation zone remains around the Arkema, Inc. plant in Crosby, Texas. More
September 03, 2017 -- The United States Coast Guard today provided an update regarding port condition recovery status for Port Houston-Galveston. More
September 03, 2017 -- The United States Coast Guard on Saturday provided an update on the opening of waterways to ship traffic at ports in the Corpus Christi area. More
September 02, 2017 -- The United States Coast Guard today provided an update on response and rescue actions in the greater Port Arthur area after the impact of Hurricane Harvey. More
September 02, 2017 -- The United States Coast Guard on Friday assessed Port Arthur, Beaumont terminals and waterways to determine if products were released in the area due to flooding caused by Hurricane Harvey. More
September 01, 2017 -- The United States Coast Guard has provided an update regarding port conditions in southeast Texas. More
September 01, 2017 -- The United States Coast Guard on Thursday relocated Hurricane Harvey evacuees in Beaumont. More
September 01, 2017 -- The United States Coast Guard today continued rescue operations in Port Arthur. More
September 01, 2017 -- The Galveston Fire Department has deployed two fire trucks and eight firefighters to Port Arthur to assist Port Arthur's fire department following the impacts of Hurricane Harvey. More
September 01, 2017 -- The United States Coast Guard Sector Houston-Galveston today on Thursday hosted a visit from United States Senator Ted Cruz following the impact of Hurricane Harvey. More
September 01, 2017 -- The United States Coast Guard today reminded boaters to exercise caution while out on the water during the Labor Day weekend. More
September 01, 2017 -- Galveston photographer Robert Mihovil has provided a photo from Pier 21 of the return of two Carnival Cruise Line ships Friday morning. More
September 01, 2017 -- The United States Army Reserve today reported on its support efforts for those impacted by Hurricane Harvey. More
August 31, 2017 -- The United States Coast Guard today announced that a joint information center has been established at the Coast Guard Marine Safety Unit Port Arthur. More
August 31, 2017 -- The United States Coast Guard today provided updates on port conditions in Corpus Christi, Texas. More
August 31, 2017 -- At 4pm on Thursday Houston Mayor Sylvester Turner boarded a helicopter to survey Houston storm damage. He will hold a press conference at 6pm with a report of his observations. Official video reports of both events are here.Video Video
August 31, 2017 -- The United States Coast Guard today held a news conference to provide updates on recovery efforts at the Port of Corpus Christi from Hurricane Harvey. Video
August 31, 2017 -- The United States Coast Guard Cutter Harry Claiborne is conducting an assessment of Texas Ports following Hurricane Harvey. More
August 31, 2017 -- The United States Coast Guard today conducted a rooftop rescue near Beaumont while conducting search and rescue operations following Hurricane Harvey. More w/Video
August 31, 2017 -- The Friendswood Police Department today reported two storm-related deaths from Hurricane Harvey. More
August 31, 2017 -- The Friendswood Police Department has advised that search and rescue operations are still in progress in some areas of the city. More
August 31, 2017 -- The United States Coast Guard on Wednesday rescued more than 940 people in the greater Houston metro area. More
August 31, 2017 -- Arkema, Inc. has reported that they were informed by the Harris County Emergency Operations Center of two explosions and black smoke from its plant in Crosby, Texas. More
August 30, 2017 -- The United States Coast Guard today conducted search and rescue operations in Port Arthur, Texas, following floods from Hurricane Harvey. More
August 30, 2017 -- The United States Coast Guard has reported that the Captain of the Port for Sector Houston-Galveston has opened the ports of Houston, Texas City, Galveston, and Freeport with restrictions. More
August 30, 2017 -- The United States Northern Command today reported that it is providing support to search and rescue operations and provide resources to the region affected by Hurricane Harvey. More
August 30, 2017 -- The Galveston Police Department is actively searching for information leading to the identity of several suspects involved in a shooting that occurred near the 3800 block of Sealy on Tuesday. More
August 30, 2017 -- The Friendswood Police Department is asking residents to not return to flooded homes to retrieve items at this time. More
August 30, 2017 -- The United States Coast Guard today reported that the Captain of the Port is beginning to open certain waterways within the COTP zone at the Port of Corpus Christi. More
August 30, 2017 -- The United States Coast Guard today provided an update on continued operations to respond to the greater Houston metro area. More w/Video
August 30, 2017 -- Galveston Regional Chamber of Commerce President Gina Spagnola has issued a message to GRCC membership and GNS's audience regarding efforts to offer storm relief and resources to regional businesses, their employees and patrons. More
August 30, 2017 -- Robert Mihovil, Galveston photographer and Guidry News contributor, has provided a report on the extensive flooding of Historic Downtown Galveston taken just before dusk on Tuesday. More
August 29, 2017 -- The Houston Police Department today issued a statement regarding the city's curfew. More
August 29, 2017 -- The United States Coast Guard is holding a news conference to provide updates concerning response efforts to Hurricane Harvey. Video
August 29, 2017 -- The La Porte Police Department today reported that an officer-involved shooting occurred on Monday while responding to a disturbance call in the 3800 block of Barracuda Lane. More
August 29, 2017 -- The United States Coast Guard has advised that the status of the Port of Corpus Christi inner harbor has been changed to Modified Zulu, allowing tugs and barges with drafts not exceeding 20-feet currently in the inner harbor to transit freely. More
August 29, 2017 -- The City of Houston today held a news conference regarding the death of Houston veteran police officer Sgt. Steve Perez reporting to duty during flooding in the city. More
August 29, 2017 -- The United States Coast Guard continued response in the greater Houston area, with 21 helicopters assisting in rescue operations. More
August 29, 2017 -- Evacuation of Hurricane Harvey flood victims was safely carried out late Monday afternoon at Scholes International Airport at Galveston. More
August 29, 2017 -- The United States Army Reserve today provided food, water and medical supplies to the Houston Federal Detention Center. More
August 29, 2017 -- The United States Coast Guard and its partners have provided updates regarding port conditions in areas affected by Hurricane Harvey. More
August 29, 2017 -- The United States Coast Guard Air Station Houston today evacuated Houston residents in flooded areas. More w/Video
August 29, 2017 -- United States Coast Guard helicopter crews performed more evacuations of Houston residents from flooded areas on Monday. More
August 28, 2017 -- The City of Dickinson has issued a reminder that a mandatory curfew is in effect from 10 p.m. to 6 a.m. More
August 28, 2017 -- Update: The La Porte Police Department has reported that a pipeline leak in the area of State Highway 225 and State Highway 146 has been contained. More
August 28, 2017 -- The United States Coast Guard today continued urban search and rescue operations in the greater Houston area. More
August 28, 2017 -- The United States Coast Guard's Air Station Houston on Sunday worked to perform rescues following hurricane Harvey. More w/Video
August 27, 2017 -- The Harris County Office of Homeland Security & Emergency Management has advised of further flooding in the county. More
August 27, 2017 -- Lynda Guidry reports from the offices of Guidry News Service located at Fannin and Alabama Streets in Midtown Houston at 3 pm Sunday afternoon. More
August 27, 2017 -- The United States Coast Guard has provided a list of emergency contact numbers. More
August 27, 2017 -- The United States Coast Guard is conducting urban search and rescue missions in the greater Houston area. More
August 27, 2017 -- The City of Dickinson has advised citizens to remain where they are currently located as most roads are not passable. More
August 26, 2017 -- The United States Coast Guard has provided an update on its response to Tropical Storm Harvey. More
August 26, 2017 -- The United States Coast Guard today rescued 15 people aboard vessels in distress near Port Aransas, Texas. More w/Video
August 26, 2017 -- The United States Coast Guard today assessed damage and offered search and rescue assistance during an overflight from Port Aransas to Port O'Connor, Texas. More w/Video
August 26, 2017 -- The United States Coast Guard is urging Texas residents to stay safe and not to venture out while storm damage is assessed during the morning. More
August 25, 2017 -- The United States Coast Guard is preparing to respond to Hurricane Harvey's impact along the coasts of Texas and Louisiana. More
August 25, 2017 -- Galveston Mayor and City Council held a press conference on Friday to update media and citizens on the city’s preparation for the approach of Hurricane Harvey to the Texas coast. More
August 25, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating today's fatal traffic accident at 9500 Gulf Freeway. More
August 24, 2017 -- The United States Coast Guard on Thursday medevaced a man approximately 60 miles south of Grand Isle, Louisiana. More
August 24, 2017 -- The United States Coast Guard is searching for a person who was last seen aboard a fishing vessel some 30 miles southwest of Port Fourchon, Louisiana, Thursday. More
August 24, 2017 -- The Galveston County District Attorney's Office today reported that Juan Leonel Gonzalez has been sentenced to 40 years in prison on charges of Possession of a Controlled Substance with Intent to Deliver. More
August 24, 2017 -- The City of Galveston has called for a voluntary evacuation of those with medical or access and functional needs on the city's west end. More
August 24, 2017 -- The Houston Fire Department today announced that the department will team up with Kidde and The Home Depot for the "Operation Save a Life" campaign. More
August 24, 2017 -- The United States Coast Guard on Wednesday responded to a sunken vessel near Venice, Louisiana. More
August 24, 2017 -- The American Red Cross is calling for volunteers to assist those in need following the impact of Tropical Storm Harvey. More
August 23, 2017 -- Galveston police on Wednesday arrested a former Galveston Independent School District teacher for sexual assault. More
August 23, 2017 -- The Harris County Fire Marshal's Office today reported that Efrin Martinez-Hernandez has been arrested on arson charges in connection with a commercial building fire in the 5000 block of United States Highway 90. More
August 23, 2017 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that Vinshala Franzis has been arrested on aggravated assault charges in connection with Monday's stabbing of a woman at 7218 Bretshire. More
August 23, 2017 -- The Galveston Police Department today reported that Fred Boas, a Galveston County Sheriff's Deputy, has been arrested on charges of Family Violence in connection with the assault of his girlfriend. More
August 22, 2017 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that Edith Abrego has been charged with murder in connection with the July 7 fatal crash at 400 Maxey Road. More
August 22, 2017 -- The City of Seabrook today reported that the body of a missing jogger has been located in the area of Hester Park. More
August 22, 2017 -- Brazoria County Commissioners Court today recognized Sheriff Charles S. Wagner for his 50 years of service to Brazoria County. More
August 22, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating Saturday's fatal traffic accident at 15300 Eastex Freeway. More
August 22, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating the January 9 shooting of a man at 3400 St. Emanuel Street, who passed away on July 15. More
August 21, 2017 -- The Galveston County District Attorney's office today announced that Niallson Dorsey Price has been sentenced to 6 years in prison on charges of Online Solicitation of a Minor. More
August 21, 2017 -- The Texas Department of Public Safety today reported that Christopher Ricardo Gonzalez has been added to the state's most wanted list, and a $5,000 reward is being offered for information leading to his capture. More
August 21, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating several incidents that occurred during the weekend, including Friday's apparent murder/suicide of a man and woman found at 5711 Sugar Hill. More
August 21, 2017 -- The City of Houston today advised that law department officials are conducting a series of controlled detonations near Shepherd and Bissonnett to dispose of hazardous materials. More
August 20, 2017 -- Houston police today released surveillance photos of three males wanted for questioning in the fatal shooting of a man and wounding of a woman at 17125 Tomball Parkway. More
August 19, 2017 -- The Galveston County Sheriff's Office on Friday reported that deputies prevented an apparent suicide attempt by a woman at the Highway 646 overpass at Interstate Highway 45. More
August 18, 2017 -- The United States Coast Guard on Friday discovered drugs aboard a commercial fishing vessel during a routine boarding near Vermilion Bay, Louisiana. More
August 18, 2017 -- The United States Coast Guard on Friday issued an advisory regarding dangerous rip currents at San Luis Pass. More
August 18, 2017 -- The Dickinson Police Department on Thursday reported that Jesus Ortega-Torres has been arrested on burglary charges in connection with several burglaries of local businesses. More
August 18, 2017 -- The Houston-Galveston Area Council has announced that its Regional DWI Task Force is operating today through the Labor Day weekend to reduce drunk driving incidents. More
August 18, 2017 -- The Harris County Sheriff's Office and the Houston Police Department, in a month-long sting operation, arrested more than 250 sex buyers and traffickers on prostitution charges. More
August 18, 2017 -- The League City Police Department on Thursday arrested two suspects involved in a car crash while attempting to evade police. More
August 17, 2017 -- The Texas Department of Public Safety today reminded drivers to take precautions and watch for children walking to and from school or waiting for buses as the school year begins. More
August 17, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating today's fatal traffic accident at 10100 West Airport Boulevard. More
August 17, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating today's shooting of two men at 13218 Adler Drive. More
August 16, 2017 -- The La Porte Police Department today reported that Robert Amaya Pacas has been arrested in connection with the August 13 shooting incident in the 3200 block of Tara Place. More
August 16, 2017 -- The Houston Police Department today reported a man involved in a traffic accident at 7100 De Priest Street on July 29 has died from his injuries. More
August 16, 2017 -- The United States Coast Guard on Tuesday medevaced a man from a fishing vessel 10 miles west of Chandeleur Island, Louisiana. More
August 15, 2017 -- The Texas Department of Public Safety today announced that the reward for information leading to solving the 1988 murder of Michael Flores in Cameron County has been increased to $6,000. More
August 15, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating Monday's fatal traffic accident at 3900 South Loop West. More
August 14, 2017 -- Harris County Sheriff Ed Gonzalez has issued a statement regarding a 2015 suspect search. More
August 14, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating today's fatal traffic accident at 8600 Bellaire Boulevard. More
August 14, 2017 -- The Galveston Police Department today reported that a suspect wanted in connection with a shooting in a "road rage" incident was found dead on Saturday from an apparent suicide. More
August 14, 2017 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that Derren Charles Hunter has been arrested on charges of aggravated assault with a deadly weapon in connection with Sunday's shooting of a man at 9707 South Gessner. More
August 14, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating several incidents that occurred during the weekend, including Sunday's fatal shooting of a man at 11818 Spring Grove Drive. More
August 14, 2017 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that Joseph Lewis has been arrested on murder charges in connection with Saturday's fatal shooting of a woman at 7011 Village Way. More
August 14, 2017 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that Christopher Allen has been arrested and charged with aggravated assault in connection with Friday's shooting of a man at 1026 West Donovan. More
August 14, 2017 -- La Porte police are investigating Sunday's shooting incident that reportedly arose from a family dispute in the 3200 block of Tara Place. More
August 12, 2017 -- Galveston police are investigating an incident involving a shooting in the 4900 block of Avenue J on Friday. More
August 11, 2017 -- The United States Coast Guard today assisted five boaters after their vessel capsized approximately 800 feet from San Jose Island. More
August 11, 2017 -- The Harris County Fire Marshal's Office today reported that Craig Dupree has been arrested on arson charges in connection with the August 5 fire at a restaurant at 2005 West FM 1960. More
August 11, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating the death of a man whose body was found in Brays Bayou at 5600 Old Spanish Trail on Thursday. More
August 11, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating the death of a man whose body was found at 150 North Chenevert on Thursday. More
August 10, 2017 -- The La Porte Police Department today reported that four suspects have been charged in connection with the burglary of a motor vehicle in the Fairmont East subdivision. More
August 10, 2017 -- The Harris County Sheriff's Office is hosting a back-to-school drive tonight at Triple J's Smokehouse. More
August 09, 2017 -- The Harris County Sheriff's Office seeks the public's help in identifying two men who stole items from a north Harris County hardware store and injured three employees while trying to escape. More
August 09, 2017 -- The Galveston Police Department today reported that Ryan Joe Stephens was arrested on charges of unauthorized use of a motor vehicle in connection with the theft of a truck from a convenience store in Houston, which was located with the suspect in Galveston. More
August 09, 2017 -- The La Porte Police Department today reported that Amanda Downs is wanted on aggravated assault charges in connection with a road rage incident on State Highway 225. More
August 09, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating the shooting of a man at 5107 Ridgecreek Circle. More
August 09, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating Tuesday's fatal shooting of a man at 6100 Moss Oaks Drive. More
August 08, 2017 -- The City of Galveston on Tuesday reported that its fire department responded to three structure fires within six hours. More
August 08, 2017 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that Freeman Dewitt Baugh has been arrested on aggravated assault charges in connection with Sunday's assault of a man at 301 Delaware. More
August 08, 2017 -- Sugar Land police are searching for a suspect who used a stolen credit card at a store at 7302 Scott Street on July 27. More
August 08, 2017 -- The Harris County Sheriff's Office today announced that a two-year investigation has resulted in several indictments against nine suspects in an auto theft operation. More
August 07, 2017 -- The Harris County Sheriff's Office today reported that charges have been filed in the February death of Glenser Soliman. More
August 07, 2017 -- The Harris County Fire Marshal's Office today announced that Crime Stoppers is offering a $5,000 reward for information leading to the arrest of a suspect in Saturday's fire at a restaurant at 2005 West FM 1960. More
August 07, 2017 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that a suspect has been arrested on drunk driving charges in connection with Sunday's fatal auto-pedestrian accident at 2300 South Highway 6. More
August 07, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating Saturday's fatal shooting of a man at 1000 Wheeler. More
August 07, 2017 -- The La Porte Police Department today reported that Raul De Leon has been arrested on aggravated assault charges in connection with Sunday's shooting of a man at 2040 Sens Road. More
August 07, 2017 -- La Porte police on Saturday responded to a fatal accident in the 10800 block of West Fairmont Parkway. More
August 07, 2017 -- The Harris County Department of Homeland Security & Emergency Management has issued an advisory regarding the formation of Tropical Storm Franklin, which is not considered a threat to the Texas coast. More
August 06, 2017 -- The Dickinson Police Department on Saturday arrested Dresnner Brayner Xiloj-Herrera on charges of evading arrest and resisting arrest in connection with an incident that occurred in the 2800 block of Gulf Freeway. More
August 05, 2017 -- The Galveston County Sheriff's Office on Friday responded to a call regarding a girl drowning at the Chase Park Pool in Bacliff, Texas. More
August 05, 2017 -- The United States Coast Guard on Friday presented medals to four men in recognition of their actions in saving a woman and her dog during the August 2016 floods in Baton Rouge, Louisiana. More w/Video
August 04, 2017 -- The Texas Department of Public Safety on Friday graduated 48 new Highway Patrol Troopers. More
August 04, 2017 -- Galveston County District Attorney Jack Roady on Friday announced that 24-year-old Chazz Jamikel Wigrys was sentenced to 20 years in prison for multiple aggravated robberies. More
August 04, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating today's fatal shooting of a man at 2600 West Orem. More
August 04, 2017 -- The La Porte Police Department today announced that the department's Explorers Post 627 took second place in the Crime Scene Processing category at the Police Youth Explorer Games. More
August 04, 2017 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that four suspects have been arrested in connection with a July 10 incident in which shots were fired at police officers at 2118 Sampson. More
August 04, 2017 -- The Sugar Land Police Department will conduct enhanced enforcement targeting drunk driving August 18 through September 3, including the Labor Day Holiday. More
August 04, 2017 -- The United States Coast Guard today rescued a man in the water north of Barataria Bay, Louisiana. More
August 04, 2017 -- The United States Coast Guard on Thursday medevaced a woman from the Carnival Cruise Ship Valor, which was approximately 10 miles east of Galveston. More
August 03, 2017 -- The Federal Bureau of Investigation Violent Crime Task Force needs the public’s help identifying a man who robbed the BB&T Bank located at 8133 Broadway in Houston on Thursday. More
August 03, 2017 -- The Texas Department of Public Safety today announced a new one-hour driving course to educate drivers on the dangers of distracted driving. More
August 03, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating today's shooting of two men at 1717 Travis. More
August 03, 2017 -- The Galveston County Sheriff's Office today reported that two suspects have been arrested in the apparent accidental fatal shooting of a woman in the 2900 block of Calder Drive on Wednesday. More
August 03, 2017 -- The Houston Police Department on Wednesday reported that Debra Morgan Davis has been arrested on murder charges in connection with Tuesday's fatal shooting of a man at 9400 Cathedral. More
August 02, 2017 -- The Galveston and La Marque police departments recently joined forces to combat online solicitation of minors and made multiple arrests. More
August 02, 2017 -- The United States Coast Guard on Wednesday responded to an adrift dock in the Gulf of Mexico. More
August 02, 2017 -- The Dickinson Police Department today announced that Officer Walt Candelari has been named recipient of the 2017 Texas Crime Prevention Association's Media Award for Print Media. More
August 02, 2017 -- The Texas Department of Public Safety today reminded residents to evaluate their emergency plans as hurricane season continues. More
August 02, 2017 -- The United States Coast Guard today ended its search for a person in the water in Lake Pontchartrain, Louisiana, after a body was recovered from the water. More
August 01, 2017 -- The United States Coast Guard is conducting a search for a possible person in the water in Lake Pontchartrain, Louisiana. More
August 01, 2017 -- The Seabrook Police Department today reported that a suspect has been arrested in connection with Sunday's armed robbery of a store located at 3528 NASA Parkway. More
August 01, 2017 -- The Texas Department of Public Safety today announced that the reward for Manuel Raul Maese, who is on the state's most wanted sex offender list, has been increased to $8,000. More
July 31, 2017 -- The Harris County Fire Marshal’s Office is investigating two separate commercial structure fires. More
July 31, 2017 -- The Texas Department of Public Safety has announced the arrest of 20-year-old Alexander Herrera-Hernandez, a Texas 10 Most Wanted Fugitive. More
July 31, 2017 -- The City of Friendswood today announced that construction of the new Kenneth M. Camp Fire Station and improvements to Fire Station No. 4 have been completed. More
July 31, 2017 -- Houston police today reported that Jose Guadalupe Mines has been arrested on charges of failure to stop and render aid and intoxication assault in connection with a traffic accident that took place on Sunday at 12000 East Freeway. More
July 31, 2017 -- Port Arthur Police on Sunday responded to an unresponsive infant in the 4200 block of 32nd Street. More
July 31, 2017 -- The South East Texas Regional Planning Commission today announced that the South East Texas Region has received $1,076,336 in grants through the Department of Homeland Security to prepare for complex coordinated terrorist attacks. More
July 31, 2017 -- Texas Governor Greg Abbott today delivered remarks at the 139th annual Sheriffs' Association Training Conference and Expo. More
July 31, 2017 -- The United States Coast Guard on Sunday medevaced a man from the Carnival Dream cruise ship near Venice, Louisiana. More
July 29, 2017 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that Douglas Alexander Herrera-Hernandez, a suspect wanted in two fatal shootings, has been apprehended on capital murder charges. More
July 28, 2017 -- La Porte police are reminding drivers to remain cautious while driving within areas surrounding the city’s various school campuses as the 2017-2018 school year begins. More
July 28, 2017 -- Houston police are awaiting autopsy results in the death of a male found Thursday at 6666 West Tidwell. More
July 28, 2017 -- Houston police on Friday arrested and charged 25-year-old Bianca Chanelle Bennett with intoxicated assault of an officer. More
July 28, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating the fatal stabbing of a male found Thursday at 206 Cockerel. More
July 28, 2017 -- The Houston Fire Department today announced that two firefighters have been recognized by the Houston Police Department with helping save the lives of two police officers in an incident in Southeast Houston. More
July 28, 2017 -- The United States Coast Guard on Thursday medevaced a man from a fishing boat 15 miles east of the Port Mansfield Jetties. More
July 28, 2017 -- The City of La Marque has announced that contractors will begin pouring pavement for the Fire Administration and Central Fire Station on August 2-3. More
July 28, 2017 -- The United States Coast Guard on Thursday medevaced a man from the vicinity of Bayou Black near Houma, Louisiana. More
July 28, 2017 -- Harris County Attorney Vince Ryan today announced that he has obtained two court orders against three unlicensed, after-hours bars in Houston. More
July 27, 2017 -- The Harris County Sheriff's Office has announced the arrest of a man who fled the county following Tuesday's jewelry store robbery. More
July 27, 2017 -- The Galveston Police Department today announced that it will hold graduation ceremonies on Friday for its largest cadet class in more than 20 years. More
July 26, 2017 -- Houston police have reported that a suspect charged and wanted for the murder of a man that occurred at 7731 Mesa #7 on August 31, 1996 is now in custody. More
July 26, 2017 -- The Texas Department of Public Safety today added Douglas Alexander Herrera-Hernandez and Carlos Alberto Gonzalez-Barahona, both members of the MS-13 gant to the state's most wanted list. More
July 26, 2017 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that capital murder charges have been filed against Douglas Alexander Herrera-Hernandez, a suspect wanted in connection with two fatal shootings. More
July 25, 2017 -- The Texas Department of Public Safety today released its Texas Gang Threat Assessment, which provides a broad overview and update on gang activity in Texas. More
July 24, 2017 -- Houston police have reported that a suspect has been charged in a fatal 2009 shooting at 6114 Renwick. More
July 24, 2017 -- Houston police have released surveillance photos in a fatal July 15 shooting at 10221 Club Creek. More
July 24, 2017 -- Harris County Sheriff Ed Gonzalez today announced that deputies in the sheriff's office are being issued medications, protective gloves and respirators to protect them from exposure to synthetic opioids, which are being encountered more often in the county. More
July 24, 2017 -- The United States Coast Guard on Sunday rescued two people from a disabled vessel near Venice, Louisiana. More
July 24, 2017 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that two robbery suspects, one of whom fired shots at an officer, have been arrested in connection with the incident, which took place on Saturday at 8335 State Highway 6 South. More
July 24, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating Friday's fatal traffic accident at 3700 North Sam Houston Parkway East. More
July 24, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating today's fatal shooting of a man at 7729 Mesa Road. More
July 24, 2017 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that Rodney Glover has been arrested on murder charges in connection with the September 28, 2014 fatal shooting of a man at 9678 Azeem. More
July 24, 2017 -- The United States Coast Guard on Sunday reported that crews responded to 15 incidents and assisted 24 people in the Louisiana area during the weekend. More
July 22, 2017 -- The United States Coast Guard today reported that a good Samaritan rescued five people from the water after their boat capsized 12 miles east of Galveston. More
July 22, 2017 -- The United States Coast Guard today responded to a commercial fishing vessel taking on water 30 miles east of the Port Mansfield jetties. More
July 21, 2017 -- Harris County Sheriff Ed Gonzalez today issued a statement regarding the results of an Internal Affairs investigation into the May 28 death of a man in an incident involving an off-duty deputy. More
July 21, 2017 -- The Galveston County District Attorney's Office today announced that Billy Wayne Denison has been sentenced to 50 years in prison on charges of intoxication manslaughter. More
July 21, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating today's fatal traffic accident at 13800 Gulf Freeway. More
July 21, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating Thursday's fatal traffic accident at 900 East Loop North. More
July 21, 2017 -- The Galveston County District Attorney's Office today announced that Charles Lynch has been sentenced to 45 years in prison on drug charges. More
July 21, 2017 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that Ronald Craig Jones has been arrested on murder charges in connection with the October 12, 2016 fatal shooting of a man at 1600 McNeil. More
July 20, 2017 -- The Texas Department of Public Safety on Thursday has released a fee schedule for particular crime lab services. More
July 20, 2017 -- Dickinson Police Department has arrested 57-year-old Christopher Andrew Camp on a charge of stalking, a third degree felony, as well as two counts of criminal trespass, a class B misdemeanor. More
July 20, 2017 -- The Port Arthur Police Department is investigating an incident involving a man found with a gunshot wound, who later died from his injuries, at the scene of a traffic accident on Joe Louis Avenue. More
July 20, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating the death of a man found today following a fire at 6107 Bending Oaks. More
July 19, 2017 -- Houston police have learned of an additional incident almost immediately preceding the May 22 shooting of an infant at 8600 Mullins Drive More
July 19, 2017 -- The Texas Department of Public Safety today advised Texas residents to be prepared for high temperatures during the summer. More
July 19, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating today's fatal traffic accident at 11230 Southwest Freeway. More
July 19, 2017 -- The United States Coast Guard on Tuesday medevaced a man from a fishing boat 80 miles southeast of Galveston. More
July 18, 2017 -- The Harris County Sheriff's Office seeks the public's help in identifying a vehicle involved in Monday's hit and run on the northbound shoulder of Veterans Memorial Drive. More
July 17, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating Monday's fatal shooting of a juvenile male at 192 Goodson. More
July 17, 2017 -- The Texas Department of Public Safety today announced that a fugitive and a sex offender on the state's most wanted list were both apprehended on July 13. More
July 17, 2017 -- The Texas Department of Public Safety today reported that it has increased the reward to $6,000 for information leading to the arrest of those responsible for the 2002 murder of Dennis Matlock in Cherokee County. More
July 17, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating several incidents that occurred during the weekend, including Sunday's fatal shooting of a man at 8100 Riptide. More
July 16, 2017 -- The United States Coast Guard today medevaced a man from a dive charter vessel 50 miles southeast of Galveston. More
July 14, 2017 -- The American Red Cross of Greater Houston and the Houston Fire Department will host a smoke alarm installation event on Saturday, with volunteers going door-to-door to install smoke alarms in the historic Third Ward. More
July 14, 2017 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that two suspects have been arrested and a third is being sought in connection with the February 17 fatal shooting of a man at 8926 Gulf Freeway. More
July 14, 2017 -- Houston police have released a composite sketch of a suspect wanted in the May 22 shooting of an infant at 8600 Mullins. More
July 14, 2017 -- The Houston Police Department on Thursday reported that Brandin Glispy, a former Harris County Precinct 6 Deputy Constable, has been arrested on sexual assault charges in connection with at least two incidents since January. More
July 13, 2017 -- Galveston County District Attorney Jack Roady on Thursday announced that 28-year-old Leslie Demond Williams was sentenced to 99 years in prison for three charges of aggravated robbery with a deadly weapon. More
July 13, 2017 -- Galveston County District Attorney Jack Roady on Thursday announced that 24-year-old Ivan Brandy Martinez was sentenced to 12 years imprisonment for aggravated sexual assault of a child. More
July 13, 2017 -- Sugar Land police have arrested a man who discharged a firearm near a business in Sugar Land Town Square on July 12. More
July 13, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating today's shooting of a man at 16 Charleston Park. More
July 13, 2017 -- The Houston Police Department has referred the July 4 fatal shooting of a man at 12331 Pine Knoll to a Harris County grand jury. More
July 13, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating today's fatal stabbing of a man at 11495 North Freeway. More
July 13, 2017 -- The Alvin Community College Police Department recently received a grant to implement a bicycle patrol. More
July 13, 2017 -- The United States Coast Guard on Wednesday medevaced a man from an offshore supply vessel approximately 40 miles southeast of Port O'Connor. More
July 13, 2017 -- The United States Coast Guard on Sunday medevaced a man from an oil/chemical tanker 32 miles southeast of Galveston. More
July 12, 2017 -- The Texas Department of Public Safety today reported that Erasmo Zapata has been added to the state's most wanted sex offender list. More
July 12, 2017 -- The Harris County Office of Homeland Security and Emergency Management today announced that Public Information Officer Francisco Sánchez has been selected to serve as a member of the FEMA National Advisory Council Integrated Public Alert and Warning System Subcommittee. More
July 12, 2017 -- The Houston Police Department today released surveillance video of an individual wanted for questioning in the May 25 robbery and shooting at 11300 Bissonnet. More w/Video
July 12, 2017 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that Tevis Charles has been arrested on murder charges in connection with the June 29 fatal shooting of a man found at 7200 Tidwell. More
July 11, 2017 -- The Texas Department of Public Safety today reported that Samuel Steel, a fugitive on the state's most wanted list, has been apprehended in Michigan. More
July 11, 2017 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that two suspects have been arrested on assault charges in connection with the assault of a woman at 10100 South Gessner on Monday. More
July 11, 2017 -- The Houston Police Department today released a composite sketch of a suspect wanted in connection with the June 15 fatal shooting of a man at 712 Pinemont Drive. More
July 10, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating several incidents that occurred during the weekend, including Sunday's fatal shooting of a man at 265 El Dorado. More
July 10, 2017 -- The United States Coast Guard on Sunday medevaced two people from two different cruise ships approximately 15 miles east of Galveston. More
July 10, 2017 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that two suspects have been charged with capital murder in connection with the March 23 death of a man found at 12100 Murr Way. More
July 10, 2017 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that Mario Sinclair, Jr. has been arrested on aggravated assault charges in connection with Saturday's stabbing of a man at 3918 Englewood Street. More
July 09, 2017 -- The United States Coast Guard on Saturday responded to a vessel taking on water approximately 18 miles northeast of Venice, Louisiana. More
July 08, 2017 -- The United States Coast Guard on Friday medevaced a man from the cruise ship Carnival Triumph, which was in Southwest Pass, Louisiana. More
July 08, 2017 -- The Harris County Sheriff's Office is seeking the public's assistance in identifying suspects wanted in the aggravated robbery of two men in the 5100 block of North Highway 6 on June 29. More
July 07, 2017 -- Texas Governor Greg Abbott today announced that the Texas Governor's Mansion will be lit blue this evening in recognition of Fallen Law Enforcement Officer Day. More
July 07, 2017 -- The City of Galveston today reported that an Island Transit bus servicing the No. 6 route was involved in a collision on 30th Street at Avenue P. More
July 07, 2017 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that Markell Deon Davis has been arrested on capital murder charges in connection with Monday's fatal shooting of a man at 5400 Caversham. More
July 07, 2017 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that Isaiah Nealey has been arrested on murder charges in connection with the May 19 fatal shooting of a man found at 16 Charleston Park. More
July 07, 2017 -- Texas Governor Greg Abbott today announced that the Criminal Justice Division is accepting grant applications from law enforcement agencies seeking assistance in the purchase of rifle-resistant body armor. More
July 07, 2017 -- Texas Lieutenant Governor Dan Patrick today issued a statement in observance of Fallen Law Enforcement Officer Day. More
July 07, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating today's fatal traffic accident at 400 Maxey Road. More
July 06, 2017 -- The Texas Department of Public Safety today reported that a $7,500 reward is being offered for information leading to the capture of Briggs Clinton Lawhon, a fugitive added to the state's most wanted list. More
July 06, 2017 -- Texas Governor Greg Abbott today called on all Texas law enforcement officers to turn on their red and blue lights on Friday at 10 a.m. in observance of the one-year anniversary of the attack on Dallas police officers. More
July 06, 2017 -- The Federal Bureau of Investigation Violent Crime Task Force is seeking the public's assistance in locating two suspects who robbed a southwest Houston bank on Monday. More
July 06, 2017 -- The City of Houston Office of Emergency Management will host the annual Houston Healthcare Emergency Preparedness Summit tonight at the George R. Brown Convention Center. More
July 06, 2017 -- The Texas Department of Public Safety today reported that more than 8,000 commercial vehicles were inspected as part of the department's Roadcheck 2017 initiative. More
July 05, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating the fatal shooting of a man who was taken to 5656 Kelley on Tuesday. More
July 05, 2017 -- The La Porte Police Department today reported that Blake Stevens, a La Porte volunteer firefighter, was arrested on charges of driving while intoxicated and unlawful carrying of a weapon following a accident involving a truck striking a house in the 500 block of North Shady Lane on Tuesday. More
July 05, 2017 -- The Texas Department of Public Safety today announced that the reward for information leading to the capture of Jose Fernando Bustos-Diaz, a fugitive on the state's most wanted list, has been increased to $10,000. More
July 05, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating Monday's fatal traffic accident at 2100 Lockwood. More
July 05, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating Tuesday's fatal traffic accident at 9600 Richmond. More
July 05, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating Tuesday's fatal shooting of two men at 2600 Winbern. More
July 04, 2017 -- The United States Coast Guard today assisted a disabled vessel approximately 17 miles south of Vermilion Bay, Louisiana. More
July 03, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating today's stabbing of a woman at 5710 Glenmont. More
July 03, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating Saturday's fatal traffic accident at 4600 North Loop. More
July 03, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating Friday's fatal traffic accident at 7100 North Wayside. More
July 03, 2017 -- The Harris County Fire Marshal's Office on Sunday reported that an apartment fire in the 7600 block of Fallbrook was started by fireworks. More
July 03, 2017 -- The Galveston Police Department today reported that Dee Ann Haney, a Texas City City Commissioner, has been arrested on two counts of intoxicated manslaughter in connection with a traffic accident near the Galveston causeway that resulted in the death of two men. More
July 03, 2017 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that Kevin Rivera has been arrested on three counts of intoxication assault in connection with Saturday's traffic accident at 6500 North Freeway. More
July 03, 2017 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that Christopher Ajene has been arrested on murder and aggravated assault charges in connection with the fatal stabbing of one man and the wounding of another at 2000 Main on Friday. More
July 02, 2017 -- The United States Coast Guard on Saturday medevaced a man from the cruise ship Carnival Dream near Southwest Pass, Louisiana. More
July 01, 2017 -- The Padre Island National Seashore today reported that the body of a deceased female was located in the portion of Malaquite beach that is closed to vehicles. More
July 01, 2017 -- The Harris County Sheriff's Office on Friday announced that a man and a woman have been convicted and sentenced in the death of a 5-year-old boy. More
June 30, 2017 -- The United States Coast Guard is conducting a search for a man that went missing one mile southeast of Seadrift, Texas. More
June 30, 2017 -- The United States Coast Guard on Thursday reported that crews interdicted a Mexican lancha boat crew illegally fishing in federal waters off southern Texas. More
June 30, 2017 -- The Houston Fire Department today reported that an arrest warrant has been issued for Benjamin Fruge, a suspect wanted in connection with a fire at a home in the 3000 block of Airport Boulevard on June 11. More
June 30, 2017 -- The Houston Police Department today released a composite sketch of an unidentified woman found deceased on June 17 at 6400 Bissonnet. More
June 30, 2017 -- La Porte Police are investigating Wednesday's fatal traffic accident in the 10900 block of State Highway 225. More
June 30, 2017 -- The Houston Police Department on Thursday reported that Oscar Rene Martinez has been arrested on charges of capital murder in connection with the January 3 fatal shooting of a man at 7930 Corporate. More
June 29, 2017 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that murder charges have been filed against Josue Daivid Celis-Maltes, a suspect wanted in the May 28 fatal shooting of a man at 8801 Gustine Lane. More
June 29, 2017 -- The Harris County Office of Homeland Security and Emergency Management today announced that it received an Award of Excellence from the Texas Association of Municipal Information Officers for the office's ReadyHarris app. More
June 29, 2017 -- The Texas Department of Public Safety today announced that it will increase traffic enforcement patrols during the Independence Day holiday weekend. More
June 29, 2017 -- Update: The League City Police Department today reported that Syantan Ghose, who is wanted in connection with the fatal shooting of one man and wounding of a woman at 720 Mayhill Ridge Lane on Wednesday has been taken into custody near Las Cruces, New Mexico. More
June 28, 2017 -- Houston police have reported that charges have been filed against four suspects in two fatal shootings. More
June 28, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating Tuesday's shooting of a man at 7603 Martin Luther King Boulevard. More
June 28, 2017 -- The Harris County Sheriff's Office today reported that Alejandro Ludena has been apprehended after fleeing with his 22-month old son, who was recovered safely on Tuesday. More
June 28, 2017 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that a second suspect has been arrested in connection with the June 14 fatal shooting of an infant boy at 5400 Braes Valley. More
June 27, 2017 -- The Harris County Sheriff's Office today reported that Celso Jaimes has been arrested on two counts of sexual assault of a child. More
June 26, 2017 -- Friendswood police are investigating Monday's fatal crash in the 300 block of E. Parkwood Avenue. More
June 26, 2017 -- The Galveston County Judge's Office today announced that the county has received a preliminary report regarding a review of the county's justice system. More
June 26, 2017 -- The Houston Fire Department today responded to an apartment fire at 1415 West Gulf Bank Road. More
June 26, 2017 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that two suspects have been arrested in connection with Saturday's death of a child at 7600 Creekbend. More
June 26, 2017 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that Juan Contreras has been arrested on murder charges in connection with Friday's fatal shooting of a man at 7900 Creekbend. More
June 25, 2017 -- The United States Coast Guard on Saturday rescued a person in the water near Fort Walton Beach, Florida. More
June 24, 2017 -- The United States Coast Guard is responding to an oil discharge from an orphan well in Grand Bayou near Magnolia, Louisiana. More
June 24, 2017 -- The United States Coast Guard is responding to an oil discharge on the Grand Bay Tanks Battery 2 Facility near Breton Sound, Louisiana. More
June 24, 2017 -- The United States Coast Guard has suspended the search for a man who went missing near the San Luis Pass Bridge on Friday morning. More
June 24, 2017 -- The United States Coast Guard today medevaced a man from a fishing vessel 50 miles southeast of Galveston. More
June 23, 2017 -- The City of Galveston today announced that it has kicked off training for its largest police cadet class in more than 20 years. More
June 23, 2017 -- The United States Coast Guard today clarified certain requirements as it pertains to bareboat charter operations. More
June 23, 2017 -- The Harris County Sheriff's Office is seeking information on a person of interest in connection with the fatal shooting of one person and wounding of another at 13310 Bexhill Drive. More
June 23, 2017 -- The United States Coast Guard is conducting a search for a man who went missing near the San Luis Pass Bridge. More
June 22, 2017 -- The Galveston County District Attorney's Office on Thursday announced that 51-year-old Elbert Jones was sentenced to 30 years in prison for family violence assault. More
June 22, 2017 -- The Galveston County Sheriff's Office today reported on finding a missing elderly couple at the intersection of Highway 124 and Highway 87 on Wednesday. More
June 22, 2017 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that Angel "Fat Angel" Lopez has been arrested on charges of murder and aggravated assault against a public servant in connection with the fatal shooting of a man and assaulting of a peace officer at 6700 Westover on May 5. More
June 21, 2017 -- Harris County Sheriff's Office Homicide Investigators are seeking information on a murder suspect. More
June 21, 2017 -- Harris County Sheriff’s Office Robbery investigators are releasing surveillance video of an aggravated robbery subject who robbed a local clothing store at gunpoint. More
June 21, 2017 -- The United States Coast Guard on Wednesday assisted a shrimp trawler from sinking southeast of Galveston. More
June 21, 2017 -- The United States Coast Guard has announced that Sector Houston-Galveston area boat stations, air stations and cutters have taken precautionary measures to protect their assets and people during Tropical Storm Cindy. More
June 21, 2017 -- The North American Aerospace Defense Command today issued a news release regarding the crash of an F-16 Fighting Falcon aircraft at the Ellington Field Joint Reserve Base in Houston. More
June 21, 2017 -- Alert Houston has advised residents avoid the Ellington Airport area as the Houston Fire Department responds to a downed aircraft on the north side of the airport. More
June 21, 2017 -- The United States Coast Guard today announced that it is taking steps to prepare for the impact of Tropical Storm Cindy. More
June 21, 2017 -- The United States Coast Guard on Tuesday rescued three men from a capsized boat approximately 13 miles southwest of Freeport, Texas. More
June 20, 2017 -- The Galveston County District Attorney's Office on Tuesday announced that 35-year-old Antonio R. Astorga was sentenced to 25 years in prison for aggravated sexual assault of a child. More
June 20, 2017 -- Port Arthur police on Tuesday responded to an accidental shooting at 3200 42nd Street. More
June 20, 2017 -- Houston police have announced that 24-year-old Jared Alexander Balogun was arrested in the June 14 fatal shooting of a baby at 5400 Braes Valley. More
June 20, 2017 -- The Texas Department of Public Safety is asking for the public’s help in solving the 1992 murder of Martha Yvonne Davenport. More
June 20, 2017 -- The Houston Fire Department on Monday responded to an incident at 7313 Northline Drive. More
June 20, 2017 -- The Galveston County District Attorney's Office has announced that 50-year-old Leonard Farrell Willis on Monday was sentenced to 40 years in prison for sexual assault. More
June 20, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating two shootings that occurred on Monday. More
June 19, 2017 -- The Harris County Office of Homeland Security & Emergency Management has reported that Tropical Storm Bret has formed off the coast of Venezuela. More
June 19, 2017 -- The Harris County Office of Homeland Security & Emergency Management is urging residents to monitor tropical weather this week. More
June 19, 2017 -- Houston police are awaiting autopsy results in the death of a female found Saturday at 6400 Bissonnet. More
June 19, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating a few incidents that occurred over the weekend, including three fatal shootings. More
June 18, 2017 -- The United States Coast Guard today medevaced a 44-year-old man from a tanker 120 miles southeast of Galveston. More
June 16, 2017 -- The Houston Fire Department has provided tips to keep safe and healthy during hot weather. More
June 16, 2017 -- The Galveston County Sheriff's Office today responded to a drowning call in Santa Fe. More
June 16, 2017 -- The Houston Fire Department recently responded to an apartment fire in Southeast Houston. More
June 16, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating a pair of fatal shootings that occurred on Thursday. More
June 15, 2017 -- The United States Coast Guard on Thursday ended its search for two people in the water north of Mobile Bay, Alabama. More
June 15, 2017 -- The Texas Public Safety Commission and Texas Department of Public Safety Director Steven McCraw on Thursday presented awards recognizing life-saving and other outstanding efforts. More
June 15, 2017 -- The Texas Department of Public Safety has added 25-year-old Jorge Luis Guardado to the Texas 10 Most Wanted Fugitives list. More
June 15, 2017 -- The United States Coast Guard today suspended its search for three people on the Lower Mississippi River near Memphis, Tennessee. More
June 15, 2017 -- The Seabrook Police Department has received several tips concerning the investigation of burglaries in the Lake Cove subdivision area. More
June 15, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating Wednesday's fatal shooting of an infant at 5400 Braes Valley Drive. More
June 15, 2017 -- Houston police have released surveillance video of a vehicle wanted in a fatal hit-and-run crash at 2400 Broadway on February 4. More
June 14, 2017 -- The United States Coast Guard on Wednesday searched for two people in the water north of Mobile Bay, Alabama. More
June 14, 2017 -- The Houston Fire Department will hold a graduation ceremony for 23 cadets on June 15. More
June 14, 2017 -- The National Park Service today reported a drowning incident at the Padre Island National Seashore. More
June 14, 2017 -- The Harris County Sheriff's Office today will graduate 63 new county detention deputies. More
June 14, 2017 -- Houston police are asking the public's help in identifying a suspect wanted in a robbery/shooting at 11300 Bissonnet on May 25. More
June 14, 2017 -- The United States Coast Guard today is searching for three people on the Lower Mississippi River near Memphis, Tennessee. More
June 13, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating today's fatal traffic accident at 200 Hamblen Road. More
June 13, 2017 -- The Galveston County Sheriff's Office is investigating the apparent drowning of a woman found on the beach near Gulf Port Village in Crystal Beach, Texas today. More
June 13, 2017 -- The La Porte Police Department is investigating Sunday's fatal motorcycle accident in the 1800 block of South 16th Street. More
June 12, 2017 -- The United States Coast Guard on Monday searched for a missing woman near Crystal Beach, Texas. More
June 12, 2017 -- The Texas Department of Public Safety today reported that Agapito Salinas, a fugitive on the state's most wanted list, has been apprehended in Alma, Georgia. More
June 12, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating the death of a woman found on Saturday at 3311 Tuam. More
June 12, 2017 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that Jose Pineda has been arrested on charges of failure to stop and render aid in connection with Saturday's fatal traffic accident at 7500 Janak. More
June 12, 2017 -- The Harris County Institute of Forensic Sciences today announced that its Forensic Genetics Laboratory has made its 5,000th match from a crime victim or scene with a known offender through the Combined DNA Index System database. More
June 12, 2017 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that Darnecia Elease Bonner has been arrested on aggravated assault charges in connection with the Sunday's shooting of a woman at 9002 Sterlingshire. More
June 11, 2017 -- The United States Coast Guard on Saturday provided an update regarding an oil discharge near Black Bay, Louisiana. More
June 11, 2017 -- The United States Coast Guard on Saturday medevaced a man after he fell from a railroad bridge over the San Jacinto River. More
June 09, 2017 -- The United States Coast Guard and local agencies on Friday responded to an oil discharge near Black Bay, Louisiana. More
June 09, 2017 -- Houston police have released a composite sketch of a suspect wanted for the sexual assault of a female at 9900 Sugar Branch on April 17. More
June 09, 2017 -- The Houston Fire Department today reported that a toddler was left at Houston Fire Station 21. More
June 09, 2017 -- The Galveston County District Attorney's Office today reported that Amanda Nichole Schedule has been sentenced to 15 years in prison in connection with two felony identify theft charges. More
June 09, 2017 -- The USS Gabrielle Giffords on Thursday hosted members of the media for a media tour in advance of the ship's commissioning ceremony, which will be held on Saturday. More
June 09, 2017 -- The Texas Department of Public Safety today announced that Kevin Travis Waddell, a fugitive on the state's most wanted sex offender list, has been captured in Del Valle, Texas. More
June 09, 2017 -- The George H.W. Bush Presidential Library and Museum recently received a national Bronze Smokey Bear Award during the Southern Group of State Foresters annual meeting in Rogers, Arkansas. More
June 09, 2017 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that Tavish McKinley has been arrested on murder charges in connection with the February 25, 2016 fatal shooting of a man at 11000 Segrest. More
June 09, 2017 -- The United States Coast Guard on Thursday suspended its search for a person in the water in Lake Pontchartrain, Louisiana. More
June 08, 2017 -- La Porte police have advised citizens to heed to school zone signs with flashing beacons during the summer school session. More
June 08, 2017 -- The City of Galveston has announced that the Galveston Police Department will survey the community for its perception of the department. More
June 08, 2017 -- The United States Coast Guard has announced that the Harvey Canal near New Orleans has been reopened to vessel traffic. More
June 08, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating fatal traffic accident at 3800 Eastex Freeway following the discovery of a body today on the freeway's service road. More
June 08, 2017 -- The United States Coast Guard today closed Harvey Canal near New Orleans, Louisiana to all vessel traffic due to an incident involving a crane barge and a series of power lines. More
June 08, 2017 -- The Houston Police Department today released surveillance videos of suspects wanted in several burglaries of auto parts stores throughout north Houston and Harris County. More w/Video
June 08, 2017 -- The United States Coast Guard on Wednesday medevaced a man from the cruise ship Carnival Fantasy. More
June 07, 2017 -- The United States Coast Guard and local agencies are searching for a person in the water in Lake Pontchartrain. More
June 07, 2017 -- The Port Arthur Police Department will be participating in an Officer on a Train event on Thursday to promote public safety at railroad crossings. More
June 07, 2017 -- Congressman Brian Babin recently attended a ceremony hosted by the Baytown Police Department to thank law enforcement agencies involved in investigating the murder of Harris County Precinct Three Assistant Chief Deputy Constable Clint Greenwood. More
June 07, 2017 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that Zkeus Carrington has been arrested on murder charges in connection with the May 30 fatal shooting of a man at 6325 North Wayside. More
June 07, 2017 -- The Harris County Sheriff's Office on Tuesday presented its findings of an investigation into the May 28 altercation between the husband of an off-duty sheriff's deputy and John Hernandez, who died following the altercation. More
June 06, 2017 -- During Artwalk in Galveston on Saturday a special ceremony was performed featuring the playing of taps in honor of GPD Officer Chris Sanderson who recently passed away. More
June 06, 2017 -- The Harris County Sheriff's Office today released surveillance video of one of several suspects who forced their way into a residence in northeast Harris County on Saturday. More w/Video
June 06, 2017 -- The Texas Department of Public Safety today announced that troopers, inspectors and investigators will conduct intensified commercial vehicle inspections today through Thursday as part of Roadcheck 2017. More
June 06, 2017 -- Houston police today released a surveillance video in the May 22 shooting of an infant at 8600 Mullins Drive. More w/Video
June 05, 2017 -- The Galveston County Sheriff's Office on Friday made a couple of arrests at 5009 Edgewater Dr. in Dickinson. More
June 05, 2017 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that a suspect has been arrested on multiple pending charges of intoxication assault in connection with Sunday's traffic accident that injured six people at 8300 Galveston Road. More
June 05, 2017 -- Houston Police Chief Art Acevedo today held a news conference to discuss his first six months in the position. More w/Video
June 05, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating several incidents that occurred during the weekend, including the fatal shooting of two people found at 770 Greens #614 on Sunday. More
June 05, 2017 -- Harris County will host Smart PAWZ, a free disaster preparedness event for pet owners and their furry friends on Tuesday at the Houston TranStar Building. More
June 04, 2017 -- The United States Coast Guard today suspended the search for a missing diver 35 miles south of Camerson, Louisiana. More
June 04, 2017 -- The City of Port Arthur reported that the smoldering silo at German Pellets has ruptured and collapsed. More
June 04, 2017 -- The United States Coast Guard continued its search on Saturday for a diver missing approximately 35 miles south of Cameron Louisiana. More
June 03, 2017 -- The United States Coast Guard is conducting a search for a diver missing Friday afternoon 35 miles south of Cameron, Louisiana. More
June 02, 2017 -- The Galveston County District Attorney's Office on Friday announced the sentencing of Henry Joseph Hawkins to eight years imprisonment for indecency with a child. More
June 02, 2017 -- The Galveston County District Attorney's Office on Friday announced the sentencing of Nelson Ray Anderle to 10 years imprisonment for multiple felony assault charges. More
June 02, 2017 -- Houston police have reported that additional suspects have been charged in a 2016 fatal shooting at 14855 Estrellita. More
June 02, 2017 -- The Galveston County Sheriff's Office has conducted a drug bust at 13107 Bethel Court in Santa Fe which was the culmination of a yearlong investigation. More
June 02, 2017 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that Terry Eugene Thomas has been arrested on murder charges in connection with the April 5 fatal shooting of a man at 12500 Sandpiper. More
June 02, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating Thursday's fatal shooting of a man at 13830 Northlake Drive. More
June 01, 2017 -- The United States Coast Guard today reported that the Coast Guard Captain of the Port of Port Arthur has reopened a section of the Neches River following response to a fuel spill near Nederland, Texas. More
June 01, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating Wednesday's shooting of a man at 4020 Broadway. More
June 01, 2017 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that two suspects have been arrested in the November 8 fatal shooting of a man found at 197 Goodson. More
June 01, 2017 -- The League City Police Department today released a composite sketch and photos of suspects involved in the April 15 armed robbery of a woman outside her home. More
May 31, 2017 -- The United States Coast Guard today launched a search for a swimmer who went missing off Galveston near the 61st Street fishing pier. More
May 31, 2017 -- The Harris County Sheriff’s Office is investigating an incident that occurred on Sunday in a restaurant parking lot n the 17700 block of the Crosby Freeway. More
May 31, 2017 -- The Galveston County Sheriff's Office on Wednesday arrested 37-year-old Shonnon Jenkins in connection with a recent disturbance. More
May 31, 2017 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that a man critically injured in a traffic accident at 3700 South Dairy Ashford on December 16 has died from his injuries. More
May 31, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating the death of a man found at 6325 North Wayside on Tuesday. More
May 30, 2017 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that Todrick K. Idlebird has been arrested and charged with murder in connection with the April 15 fatal shooting of a man at 12800 Dunlap. More
May 30, 2017 -- The La Porte Police Department today reported that Jason Michael Hay has been arrested on theft charges in connection with the robbery of a grocery store in the 1300 block of West Fairmont Parkway. More
May 30, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating several incidents that took place during the Memorial Day holiday weekend, including Sunday's fatal shooting of one man and wounding of another in the 8800 block of Gustine Lane. More
May 29, 2017 -- The United States Coast Guard and good Samaritans are conducting a search for a person in the water approximately 30 nautical miles south of Marsh Island, Louisiana. More
May 26, 2017 -- The Harris County Sheriff's Office today reported that Deron Matthews has been arrested on capital murder charges in connection with the murder of Linda Terry. More
May 26, 2017 -- The Texas Department of Public Safety today reported that two fugitives on the state's most wanted sex offenders list have been captured this week. More
May 26, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating Thursday's death of a man at 8300 Winkler. More
May 26, 2017 -- The Galveston County District Attorney's Office today reported that Edgar Manuel Barrientos has been civilly committed after being convicted as a sexually violent predator. More
May 26, 2017 -- The Sugar Land Police Department today released surveillance video and photos of three suspects who used credit cards stolen at stores in First Colony Mall. More
May 25, 2017 -- The American Red Cross has issued a list of safety tips ahead of the Memorial Day weekend. More
May 25, 2017 -- The Harris County Sheriff's Office today released surveillance video of suspects wanted in the murder of a woman at 20206 Fox Haven Lane. More w/Video
May 25, 2017 -- The Harris County Office of Homeland Security and Emergency Management today announced that Public Information Officer Francisco Sanchez has been listed as one of the "Top 11 Public Safety Tech Leaders to Watch" by StateScoop. More
May 25, 2017 -- The United States Coast Guard is holding a ceremony on Thursday to transfer command of the cutter Dauntless from Commander Charles "Fritz" Kuebler to Commander Timothy Sommella. More
May 25, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating Wednesday's fatal traffic accident at 10400 Southwest Freeway. More
May 25, 2017 -- The Houston-Galveston Area Council's Regional DWI Task Force will participate in providing additional police units to patrol for DWI offenders during the Memorial Day holiday weekend. More
May 25, 2017 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that Vincent Mclendon has been arrested in connection with the June 11, 2016 fatal shooting at 4200 Mowery. More
May 24, 2017 -- The Harris County Sheriff's Office today reported that a mother and her boyfriend have been charged in connection with injuries to an 8-month-old. More
May 24, 2017 -- The Texas Department of Public Safety has announced that it will participate in enhanced enforcement efforts during the Memorial Day Holiday weekend. More
May 24, 2017 -- Update: The Galveston County Sheriff's Office has filed charges against two suspects in connection with the fatal shooting of a man in the 3300 block of West FM 517. More
May 23, 2017 -- The Texas Department of Public Safety is urging Texans to stay vigilant and report suspicious activity to its iWatch program. More
May 23, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating Monday's shooting of an infant at 8600 Mullins Drive. More
May 23, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating today's fatal shooting of a man at 5500 Desoto. More
May 22, 2017 -- The United States Coast Guard on Monday responded to a towing vessel aground near Cameron, Louisiana. More
May 22, 2017 -- Houston METRO Police will visit platforms along the METRORail Red Line on Wednesday to offer safety tips and meet with riders, cyclists and pedestrians. More
May 22, 2017 -- Texas Governor Greg Abbott today announced results from a Violent Crime Reduction Operation he launched in Houston. More
May 22, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating Sunday's shooting a man at 7223 Housman. More
May 22, 2017 -- The Houston Police Department has referred Friday's fatal shooting of a man at 16415 El Camino Real to a Harris County grand jury. More
May 22, 2017 -- The Houston Police Department today released surveillance video of three suspects wanted in the May 16 robbery of a restaurant at 12862 Northwest Freeway. More w/Video
May 20, 2017 -- The United States Coast Guard today assisted in the search for a man missing off Matagorda Beach. More
May 19, 2017 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that Christopher B. Maxwell has been charged with aggravated assault against a public servant in connection with an incident at 5104 Almeda Road on Wednesday. More
May 19, 2017 -- The Texas Department of Public Safety today reported that Johnny June Mason, Jr., a fugitive on the state's most wanted sex offenders list, has been captured in Baton Rouge, Louisiana. More
May 19, 2017 -- The Port Arthur Police Department today reported that Christopher James Simpson was arrested on charges of unlawful restraint in connection with a girl being held against her will at a residence in the 2400 block of 11th Street. More
May 18, 2017 -- The United States Coast Guard on Thursday medevaced a man experiencing chest pains approximately 30 miles east of Port Sulphur, Louisiana. More
May 18, 2017 -- The Houston Police Department today issued safety tips for those going out on the water during the Memorial Day holiday weekend. More
May 18, 2017 -- The City of Kemah today issued a statement regarding the continuation of Chris Reed as an civilian police administrator for the city's police department. More
May 18, 2017 -- On Wednesday in League City, 32 officers who died on duty were honored during the 2017 Galveston County Law Enforcement Memorial observance. More
May 17, 2017 -- Texas Governor Greg Abbott has announced that the Texas Governor's Mansion will be lit blue tonight as part of the continuing commemoration of National Police Week. More
May 17, 2017 -- The Houston Fire Department today responded to an oil spill in the Kingwood area at West Fork San Jacinto River. More
May 17, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating Tuesday's death of a child at 5707 South Braeswood Boulevard. More
May 17, 2017 -- The City of Sugar Land has issued a news release regarding the purchase of a new mobile command center for the city's police, fire and emergency management personnel. More
May 16, 2017 -- United States Senator John Cornyn and Congressman Ted Poe have introduced the Back the Blue Act of 2017, legislation that would increase the penalties for criminals who intentionally target law enforcement officers. More
May 16, 2017 -- The Houston Fire Department today responded to a girl drowning in the 5700 block of South Braeswood Boulevard. More
May 16, 2017 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that murder charges have been filed against Paul Xavier Devonta Norris, a suspect wanted in connection with the May 10 fatal shooting of a man at 5243 Dumore. More
May 16, 2017 -- The FBI Violent Crime Task Force is seeking the public's assistance in identifying and locating a man who robbed a bank in west Houston on May 12. More
May 16, 2017 -- Texas Governor Greg Abbott today attended the Texas Department of Public Safety memorial service honoring fallen peace officers. More
May 16, 2017 -- The Houston Police Department today released surveillance video and photos of a suspect wanted in the May 7 fatal shooting of a man at 707 Greens Road. More w/Video
May 15, 2017 -- The United States Coast Guard on Monday assisted a capsized vessel near Golden Meadow, Louisiana. More
May 15, 2017 -- The Dickinson Police Department has advised that street closures will take place on Saturday, May 20, in order to accommodate the 2017 Red, White & Bayou Crawfish & Texas Music Festival. More
May 15, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating Saturday's fatal traffic accident at 5800 Lockwood Drive. More
May 15, 2017 -- The Texas Department of Public Safety today announced that a $3,000 reward is being offered for information leading to the capture of Raul Gonzalez, Jr., a fugitive on the state's most wanted sex offenders list. More
May 15, 2017 -- The Port Arthur Police Department today reported that two officers have been placed on administrative leave pending the results of an administrative investigation. More
May 13, 2017 -- The United States Coast Guard on Thursday responded to a vessel taking on water near Vermilion Bay, Louisiana. More
May 12, 2017 -- The United States Coast Guard today assisted a vessel taking on water at Palmetto Bayou, Louisiana. More
May 12, 2017 -- The United States Coast Guard on Thursday responded to a disable vessel located approximately 12 nautical miles south of Port Fourchon, Louisiana. More
May 12, 2017 -- The Houston Police Department today released surveillance video and images of suspects wanted in connection with the May 6 robbery and shooting at 181 West Dyna. More w/Video
May 11, 2017 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that Quinn Henderson has been arrested on murder charges in connection with the March 30 fatal shooting at 13203 Robinglen Drive. More
May 11, 2017 -- The Brazoria County Health Department has advised that it will conduct a training exercise on May 22. More
May 11, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating Tuesday's fatal traffic accident at 1934 St. Joseph Parkway. More
May 11, 2017 -- The Houston Fire Department today responded to an apartment fire at 5915 Flintlock Road. More
May 11, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating Wednesday's fatal shooting of a man at 5243 Dumore. More
May 11, 2017 -- The Houston Police Department will host several events next week in observance of National Police Week. More
May 10, 2017 -- The Harris County Sheriff's Office today reported that Kenneth E. Jones, a suspect in the April 26 shooting at the Haverstock Hills apartments, has been arrested in Jacksonville, Florida. More
May 10, 2017 -- The Texas Department of Public Safety today reported that David Lee Gonzales, a fugitive on the state's most wanted lists, is in custody after surrendering to authorities in Houston. More
May 10, 2017 -- The Houston Fire Department on Tuesday responded to a house fire in the 4400 block of Cetti Street. More
May 10, 2017 -- The Galveston County Sheriff's Office on Tuesday issued a news release regarding an incident involving a man jumping from the High Island Bridge. More
May 10, 2017 -- The Texas Department of Public Safety today urged Texans to prepare for the Atlantic Hurricane Season, which begins June 1. More
May 10, 2017 -- The Galveston County Sheriff's Office reported that Fidel Hernandez, a 12-year-old autistic child reported missing early Wednesday, has been located. More
May 10, 2017 -- The Galveston County Criminal District Attorney's Office today reported that a Galveston County Grand Jury cleared a Friendswood Police Officer in the November 29 fatal shooting of Toby Cummins at a store at the corner of South Friendswood Drive and East Edgewood Drive. More
May 09, 2017 -- La Porte Police Chief Kenith Adcox recently received the Hobby Leadership Award from the University of Houston's Hobby School of Public Affairs. More
May 09, 2017 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that Moises R. Ayala has been arrested on capital murder charges in connection with the April 24 death of a woman at 6300 Sherwood Drive. More
May 09, 2017 -- Houston Mayor Sylvester Turner today released the 1 year local impact report of the city's Anti-Human Trafficking Strategic Plan. More
May 09, 2017 -- The La Porte Police Department is investigating an incident in which a home robbery suspect was shot in the 8700 block of Venture Lane on Friday. More
May 09, 2017 -- The United States Coast Guard on Monday suspended a search for a boater reported missing near Rockport, Texas. More
May 08, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating several incidents that occurred during the weekend, including Sunday's fatal shooting of a man at 707 Greens Road. More
May 08, 2017 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that murder and assault charges have been filed against Angel "Fat Angel" Lopez, a suspect wanted in connection with Friday's fatal shooting of a man and assault of a peace officer at 6700 Westover. More
May 08, 2017 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that a suspect has been arrested in connection with an incident involving gunfire between the suspect and an officer in the 15900 block of Blue Ridge on April 27. More
May 07, 2017 -- The United States Coast Guard is conducting a search for a boater who went missing on Saturday in Copano Bay. More
May 05, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating a pair of fatal incidents that occurred on Friday. More
May 05, 2017 -- The Texas Department of Public Safety today reported that a $7,500 reward is being offered for information leading to the capture of David Lee Gonzales, a fugitive on the state's most wanted list. More
May 05, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating Thursday's fatal traffic accident at 5000 West Bellfort. More
May 05, 2017 -- The Harris County Sheriff's Office is investigating an incident leading to an officer-involved shooting of a woman threatening police in the 20400 block of Blue Beech Drive. More
May 05, 2017 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that capital murder charges have been filed against Jeffrey C. Archangel, a suspect wanted in connection with the February 22 fatal shooting of a man at 3933 Broadway. More
May 05, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating Thursday's stabbing of a man at 6300 Gay Street. More
May 05, 2017 -- The Harris County Offices of Homeland Security & Emergency Management urged residents to prepare in advance of the upcoming hurricane season. More
May 04, 2017 -- The Harris County Sheriff's Office on Wednesday reported that Dana Williams was arrested on aggregate theft charges in connection with the theft of cash and accounting fraud at a local grocery store. More
May 04, 2017 -- The United States Coast Guard today medevaced a man from a fishing vessel near Vermilion Bay, Louisiana. More
May 04, 2017 -- The Texas Department of Public Safety, in observance of Motorcyle Safety and Awareness Month, today urged drivers to use extra caution around motorcycles on roads and highways. More
May 04, 2017 -- The Houston Fire Department today reported that two firefighters were injured while responding to an apartment fire at 8250 Park Place Boulevard. More
May 04, 2017 -- The United States Coast Guard today rescued two people aboard a vessel taking on water near Venice, Louisiana. More
May 03, 2017 -- The Sugar Land Police Department will conduct a drunk driving enforcement initiative from May 22 through June 4, including the Memorial Day holiday. More
May 03, 2017 -- Update: The United States Coast Guard has suspended a search for a person in the water near Slidell, Louisiana. More
May 03, 2017 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that Barry Todd Durrell has been arrested on charges of super aggravated sexual assault and continuous sexual abuse in connection with two sexual assault incidents in the city since May 2016. More
May 02, 2017 -- The Harris County Sheriff's Office seeks the public's help in identifying a pair of robbery suspects. More
May 02, 2017 -- Houston police have reported that charges have been filed against an armed suspect wounded by HPD officers at 14874 Estrellita on April 27. More
May 02, 2017 -- The United States Coast Guard today medevaced a woman from the cruise ship Carnival Fantasy, approximately 40 nautical miles southeast of Southwest Pass, Louisiana. More
May 02, 2017 -- The Texas Department of Public Safety today reported that Eusebio DeLeon has been captured. More
May 02, 2017 -- The La Porte Police Department today reported that its Street Crimes Unit recently shut down a nacrotics operation selling "Kush" at a hotel in the 700 block of South State Highway 146. More
May 01, 2017 -- The City of Houston today issued a news release regarding the approval of the legislation reforming the city's pension system by the Texas Senate. More
May 01, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating today's fatal shooting of a man at 4200 Grassmere. More
May 01, 2017 -- The La Porte Police Department today reported that a traffic stop on April 25 resulted in the arrest of Cesar Barrera, Jr. after police found narcotics, drug paraphernalia and an illegal handgun. More
May 01, 2017 -- The Texas Department of Public Safety today announced that the reward for information leading to the capture of Agapito Salinas, a fugitive on the state's most wanted list, has been increased to $12,500. More
May 01, 2017 -- The Houston Police Department has filed murder charges against Joe Roy Cockerham, III, a suspect wanted in connection with Friday's fatal shooting of a man at 3100 Anita. More
May 01, 2017 -- The Sugar Land Police Department is investigating an accident involving a train and a passenger car. More
April 30, 2017 -- The United States Coast Guard today rescued two boaters approximately 17 nautical miles northwest of Venice, Louisiana. More
April 30, 2017 -- The United States Coast Guard today rescued four people from a capsized boat approximately 15 miles north of Port Mansfield, Texas. More
April 30, 2017 -- The United States Coast Guard on Saturday responded to a disabled tug and barge to prevent it from running aground on Galveston Island. More w/Video
April 29, 2017 -- Harris County Sheriff Ed Gonzalez today issued a statement in response to Friday's temporary injunction filed by a federal judge overseeing a legal challenge to the county's cash bail system. More
April 29, 2017 -- The United States Coast Guard on Friday medevaced a man from a fishing camp in Terrebonne Parish, Louisiana. More
April 28, 2017 -- The Texas Department of Public Safety on Friday graduated three Troopers and three canines from an eight-week training program. More
April 28, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating Thursday's incident involving the wounding of an armed suspect at 14874 Estrellita. More
April 28, 2017 -- The Brazoria County Fire Marshal's Office is monitoring a fire at 27375 FM 2004. More
April 28, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating an incident that occurred on Thursday during which an armed suspect and an officer exchanged gunfire in the 15900 block of Blue Ridge. More
April 28, 2017 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that a man involved in a traffic accident at 12200 Old Galveston Road on April 23 has died. More
April 28, 2017 -- The Houston Fire Department today responded to a school bus accident at the 610 loop at Mykawa. More
April 27, 2017 -- The Houston Fire Department today responded to a large grass fire in Southwest Houston. More
April 27, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating today's fatal hit-and-run crash at 9300 Tidwell Road. More
April 27, 2017 -- The Houston Fire Department's Arson Bureau today reported on several arrests made in connections with recent fires. More
April 27, 2017 -- The Houston Fire Department on Wednesday responded to a house fire in the 4000 block of Juliet Street. More
April 27, 2017 -- The City of Friendswood has advised that Lake Friendswood will be closed on May 4 from 12:30 to 2:30 p.m. for an emergency response drill. More
April 27, 2017 -- Houston police today released a surveillance video of four suspects wanted in connection with the March 14 fatal shooting of a man at 8503 North Freeway. More w/Video
April 26, 2017 -- The Harris County Sheriff's Office is investigating the in-custody death of a man brought into the Inmate Processing Center on Tuesday by private bail recovery agents on an open warrant. More
April 26, 2017 -- The Houston Fire Department on Tuesday responded to a fire at an apartment building at 3500 West Little York Road. More
April 26, 2017 -- The La Porte Police Department today reported that a suspect has been arrested in connection with the April 15 robbery of a convenience store in the 1100 block of San Jacinto Drive. More
April 25, 2017 -- The United States Coast Guard today suspended its search for a missing cruise ship member from the Liberty of the Seas. More
April 25, 2017 -- The Dickinson Police Department today reported that Tony Trent Hall, Jr. was arrested on charges of aggravated assault with a deadly weapon. More
April 25, 2017 -- The Houston Fire Department's Arson Bureau today reported that two suspects have been arrested in connection with a house fire in the 7400 block of Lavender. More
April 25, 2017 -- The Harris County Sheriff's Office is investigating an incident involving a robbery and officer involved shooting that occurred on Monday in the 6900 block of North Highway 6. More
April 25, 2017 -- Houston police are seeking the public's assistance in identifying a suspect wanted in the 2013 fatal shooting of two men and a woman at 1325 Greens Parkway. More
April 25, 2017 -- The Sugar Land Police Department will host an "Arrive Alive" event on May 6 to educate motorists about the city's new distracted driving law. More
April 24, 2017 -- United States Coast Guard Captain Kevin D. Oditt on Monday relieved Captain Peter F. Martin during a change of command and retirement ceremony at San Jacinto College. More
April 24, 2017 -- The United States Coast Guard is searching for a missing cruise ship member from the cruise ship Liberty, approximately 170 mils southeast of Galveston. More
April 24, 2017 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that Larry James Williams has been arrested on drug possession charges in connection with Sunday's fatal traffic accident at State Highway 288 South. More
April 24, 2017 -- The Harris County Sheriff's Office today reported that charges have been filed against David Lee Edds in the May 11, 1976 murder of a man found at Atascocita Road. More
April 24, 2017 -- The League City Police Department today reported that a missing 15-year-old girl has been located unharmed. More
April 24, 2017 -- The Galveston County Health District on Sunday issued a statement regarding an accident involving a Galveston Area Ambulance Authority ambulance in Galveston. More
April 24, 2017 -- The Houston Police Department today released surveillance video in connection with the October 10, 2015 fatal shooting at 7398 Irvington. More w/Video
April 23, 2017 -- Galveston Police Officers and Shipley Donuts recently joined forces to raise funds for Special Olympics with the annyal Cops On Top fundraiser. More
April 23, 2017 -- The United States Coast Guard on Saturday responded to a capsized vessel approximately 161 miles south of Southwest Pass, Louisiana. More
April 23, 2017 -- The United States Coast Guard on Saturday assisted a vessel taking on water approximately 11 miles south of Perdido Pass, Florida. More
April 22, 2017 -- The Dickinson Police Department will host a prescription drug take back event on April 29. More
April 21, 2017 -- The City of Port Arthur has reported that its fire department is continuing its efforts to extinguish the burn at the German Pellets Port Arthur terminal. More
April 21, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating today's fatal shooting of a man at 2502 Elysian. More
April 21, 2017 -- Amber Wilhelm, Outreach and Development Coordinator for Resource And Crisis Center of Galveston County and Guidry News contributor Juan Pena have provided a report of the recent Take Back The Night event More
April 21, 2017 -- The League City Police Department is seeking the public's assistance in locating a missing 15-year-old girl. More
April 21, 2017 -- The United States Coast Guard on Thursday assisted in responding to a vessel taking on water near Bayou Bienvenue, Louisiana. More
April 20, 2017 -- The City of Port Arthur has provided an update on the incident at the German Pellets Port Arthur terminal. More
April 20, 2017 -- Houston Mayor Sylvester Turner and Houston Police Chief Art Acevedo have announced the arrests of two men in connection with the manufacturing and distribution of synthetic cannabinoids, or kush. More
April 20, 2017 -- The League City Police Department today reported that Erika Diebel has been arrested on charges of intoxicated manslaughter with a vehicle in connection with an April 6 traffic accident that resulted in the death of an 8-year-old girl. More
April 20, 2017 -- The City of Houston Municipal Courts Department is hosting the Texas A&M AgriLife Watch Ur BAC DWI Simulator today in observance of April as both Alcohol Awareness and Distracted Driving Month. More
April 20, 2017 -- The Harris County Office of Homeland Security and Emergency Management has issued a news release regarding the state's 2017 Emergency Preparation Supplies Sales Tax Holiday. More
April 19, 2017 -- The Houston Fire Department today responded to an above ground gas leak at 10001 Westheimer Road. More
April 19, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating Tuesday's shooting of a man at 5934 Belcrest. More
April 19, 2017 -- The Harris County Sheriff's Office today reported that three suspects have been arrested on capital murder charges in the shooting death of a man during a robbery at 15236 Wallisville Road. More
April 18, 2017 -- The Houston Fire Department recently rescued a person from an apartment fire in Northwest Houston. More
April 18, 2017 -- The City of Port Arthur has reported that its fire department continues to provide over-watch fire protection at the German Pellets terminal at the Port of Port Arthur. More
April 18, 2017 -- The Harris County Sheriff's Office has filed murder charges against Russell Cormier, who is being sought in connection to two shooting deaths that occurred on Monday and another shooting today. More
April 18, 2017 -- The United States Coast Guard today medevaced a man approximately 4 nautical miles south of Atchafalaya Bay, Louisiana. More
April 18, 2017 -- The Texas Department of Public Safety today reported that Billy Wayne Gilliland, a fugitive on the state's most wanted list, has been arrested in Harris County following a tip. More
April 17, 2017 -- Update: League City Police have made an arrest in connection with an incident involving a 32-year-old Dickinson Independent School District teacher and a 17-year-old Dickinson High School student. More
April 17, 2017 -- The City of Port Arthur has posted a release about its fire department responding to a call from the German Pellets terminal located at the Port of Port Arthur on Saturday. More
April 17, 2017 -- The Harris County Sheriff's Office has reported that its child abuse unit charged 23-year-old Janelle Peterkin with endangering a child after authorities were alerted to disturbing videos. More
April 17, 2017 -- Texas Governor Greg Abbott today announced that nominations are being accepted for the 2017 Star of Texas Award. More
April 17, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating several incidents that occurred during the Easter holiday weekend, including Sunday's fatal shooting of a 16-year-old at 1919 Runnels Street. More
April 17, 2017 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that Virginia Adame has been arrested on murder charges, as well as tampering with evidence, in connection with Saturday's fatal stabbing of a man at 1517 Gentry Street. More
April 17, 2017 -- The United States Coast Guard on Sunday medevaced a woman from a cruise ship approximately 260 nautical miles south of Southwest Pass, Louisiana. More
April 16, 2017 -- The United States Coast Guard today medevaced a man from the Fairway Anchorage at Southwest Pass, Louisiana. More
April 15, 2017 -- The United States Coast Guard today towed a disabled vessel located southwest of Freemason Island, Louisiana. More
April 13, 2017 -- Houston police have arrested a third suspect in the May 3, 2016, fatal shooting at 1511 Wirt Rd. More
April 13, 2017 -- The Harris County Sheriff's Office today reported that two adult males and one juvenile male have been arrested on charges of burglary and theft in connection with the burglary of an auto dealership in the 13100 block of Emmett Road. More
April 13, 2017 -- The Galveston Police Department today held a news conference regarding the April 9 shooting of a security guard at the San Luis Hotel & Resort. More
April 13, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating Tuesday's fatal shooting of a woman and wounding of a man at 3200 Old Spanish Trail. More
April 13, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating Wednesday's shooting of three juveniles at 5800 Renwick. More
April 13, 2017 -- The Houston Police Department today released surveillance video of a suspect wanted in connection with at least eight robberies of local pharmacy stores in the Houston area. More w/Video
April 12, 2017 -- The La Marque Fire Department and City of La Marque today hosted a groundbreaking ceremony for the new city's new fire station. More
April 12, 2017 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that Juan Reynose-Zacarias has been arrested on aggravated assault charges in connection with an incident involving shots fired at an off-duty police officer at 6121 Hillcroft on Sunday. More
April 12, 2017 -- The City of League City today announced that the city has received a 1/1Y rating from the Insurance Services Office, Inc., the highest rating of fire protection status a city can achieve. More
April 11, 2017 -- The Harris County Sheriff's Office has reported that its Child Abuse Unit investigators have charged a 52-year-old man with one count of the continuous sexual abuse of a child. More
April 11, 2017 -- The United States Coast Guard on Tuesday rescued three men from a grounded shrimp boat near Pass Cavalo. More
April 11, 2017 -- Congressman Brian Babin today issued a statement applauding the law enforcement agencies involved in solving the murder of Harris County Precinct 3 Assistant Chief Deputy Constable Clint Greenwood. More
April 11, 2017 -- The Houston Police Department today filed murder charges against Miguel Angel Buezo, a suspect wanted in connection with the disappearance of Karen Ramirez. More
April 11, 2017 -- The Texas Department of Public Safety today reported that a $7,500 reward is being offered for information leading to the capture of Billy Wayne Gilliland, a fugitive on the state's most wanted list. More
April 11, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating Monday's fatal auto-pedestrian crash at 11300 Homestead. More
April 11, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating Monday's incident involving an armed suspect shot by an officer at 2601 Mayview. More
April 10, 2017 -- Texas Governor Greg Abbott on Monday elevated the Texas State Operations Center to Level 3 activation as heavy rain and potential flash flooding is set to impact various parts of the state. More
April 10, 2017 -- Galveston police are investigating Sunday's shooting of a San Luis Hotel & Resort security guard. More
April 10, 2017 -- The Houston Fire Department today responded to a house fire in the 6700 block of East Orem Drive. More
April 10, 2017 -- Texas Governor Greg Abbott today announced a new operation to crack down on the rise of gang-related violent crime in Houston and Harris County. More
April 10, 2017 -- The United States Coast Guard today towed a vessel taking on water approximately 30 miles south of Gulf Shores, Alabama. More
April 10, 2017 -- The Sugar Land Police Department today reported that two gunmen assaulted a clerk while robbing a gas station at 1484 State Highway 6 on April 6. More
April 10, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating several incidents that occurred during the weekend, including an incident involving shots fired at an off-duty officer on Sunday. More
April 09, 2017 -- The United States Coast Guard on Saturday medevaced two victims from a car accident at a remote location on the Matagorda Peninsula. More
April 08, 2017 -- League City police are investigating Thursday's fatal traffic accident in the 2600 block of West Main Street. More
April 08, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating Friday's fatal shootings of two men and a woman found at residences at 3821 and 3829 Mount Pleasant. More
April 06, 2017 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that Jorian Treyvon Peters has been arrested on murder charges in connection with the March 19 fatal shooting of a woman at 415 West Little York. More
April 06, 2017 -- Congressman Brian Babin on Wednesday spoke on the House floor to honor Harris County Deputy Constable Clint Greenwood, who was murder on Monday in Baytown, Texas. More w/Video
April 06, 2017 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that it has referred Wednesday's fatal shooting of a man at 10012 Tidwell Road to a Harris County grand jury. More
April 05, 2017 -- The Galveston County District Attorney's Office has announced that Charles Ray Martin, 78, on Tuesday was sentenced to life in prison for Indecency With a Child by Sexual Contact. More
April 05, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating the fatal shooting of a man today at 12500 Sandpiper. More
April 05, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating Tuesday's fatal traffic accident involving a 7-year-old male at 2301 Hayes. More
April 04, 2017 -- The Houston Fire Department is responding to reports of a chemical leak at the Texas Southern University Science Building. More
April 04, 2017 -- The Houston Fire Department on Sunday responded to a building fire at 7700 Corporate Drive. More
April 03, 2017 -- The Texas Governor's Office on Monday offered an additional reward of up to $15,000 for information leading to the identification and arrest of the person or persons involved in the murder of Assistant Chief Deputy Clint Greenwood. More
April 03, 2017 -- Texas Lieutenant Governor Dan Patrick today issued a statement in response to the death of Harris County Deputy Constable Clint Greenwood. More
April 03, 2017 -- The Harris County Sheriff's Office today issued a statement regarding the death of Harris County Deputy Constable Clint Greenwood. More
April 03, 2017 -- The Texas Department of Public Safety today announced that the reward for information leading to the capture of Johnny June Mason has been increased to $8,000. More
April 03, 2017 -- Houston police today reported that autopsy results found that a man found beaten on January 12 at 12415 Chimney Rock had died as a result of injuries from an assault. More
April 03, 2017 -- Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton today issued a statement on the fatal shooting of Harris County Deputy Constable Clint Greenwood. More
April 03, 2017 -- Texas Governor Greg Abbott today issued a statement regarding the fatal shooting of Harris County Deputy Constable Clint Greenwood. More
April 03, 2017 -- Harris County Judge Ed Emmett today issued a statement on the fatal shooting of Precinct 3 Deputy Constable Clint Greenwood. More
April 03, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating several incidents that occurred during the weekend, including Saturday's fatal shooting of a man at 3000 Brailsfort. More
April 01, 2017 -- The Houston Fire Department today responded to a building fire at 600 Jefferson Street. More
March 31, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating the fatal shooting of a man found Friday at 3203 South Dairy Ashford. More
March 31, 2017 -- The Harris County Office of Homeland Security and Emergency Management, in observance of Flood Safety Awareness Week, is urging residents to learn about flood dangers and how to stay safe during flood emergencies. More
March 31, 2017 -- The Galveston County District Attorney's Office today reported that Victor Manuel Lopez has been sentenced to 6 years in prison on felony charges of driving while intoxicated. More
March 31, 2017 -- Houston police are seeking the public's help in locating a person of interest wanted for questioning in Thursday's fatal shooting of a man at 13203 Robinglen Drive. More
March 30, 2017 -- The Coast Guard is responding to a report of a diesel fuel discharge on the Mobile River near Mt. Vernon, Alabama More
March 30, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating the fatal shooting of a man found today at 300 Heights Boulevard. More
March 29, 2017 -- The Galveston County District Attorney's Office has announced that 31-year-old Mark Anthony Gasaway was found guilty of felony possession of methamphetamine. More
March 29, 2017 -- The Houston Fire Department on Tuesday responded to a house fire in the 15800 block of Kenbrook Drive. More
March 29, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating a fatal traffic accident that occurred today at 7000 Bissonnet. More
March 29, 2017 -- The Harris County Sheriff's Office is seeking the public's assistance in identifying the suspect or suspects involved in the shooting death of Damien Walton. More
March 29, 2017 -- The Port Arthur Police Department on Tuesday arrested a suspect on charges of aggravated robbery/burglary of a habitation and unlawful possession of a firearm by a felon in connection with an incident at 1200 Williams Avenue. More
March 28, 2017 -- The Texas Department of Public Safety today reported that Jose Mario Lopez has been added to the state's most wanted sex offenders list. More
March 28, 2017 -- The Harris County Sheriff's Office is seeking two suspects charged in connection with Sunday's fatal shooting of two victims and wounding of four others. More
March 28, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating today's fatal shooting of a man at 3110 White Oak Drive. More
March 28, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating a shooting incident that took place on Monday at 2600 Westridge. More
March 27, 2017 -- The Harris County Fire Marshal's Office has reported that the three-alarm fire at Big Daddy's BBQ in the 4900 block of Highway 6 was ruled accidental. More
March 27, 2017 -- The Harris County Sheriff's Office is seeking the public's assistance with information regarding Sunday's fatal shooting of two and wounding of four others at 5619 Aldine Bender. More
March 27, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating several incidents that occurred during the weekend, including Sunday's fatal shooting of a man at 4615 North Shepherd. More
March 26, 2017 -- The United States Coast Guard on Saturday assisted in the rescue of eight people following a boat collision near the Port Aransas jetties. More w/Video
March 26, 2017 -- The United States Coast Guard on Saturday medevaced a man from a tow vessel between Galveston and Bolivar Peninsula. More
March 25, 2017 -- The United States Coast Guard on Friday medevaced an injured man from a fishing cabin approximately 8 miles south of Baffin Bay. More
March 25, 2017 -- The United States Coast Guard on Thursday interdicted a Mexican lancha boat crew illegally fishing in waters off Southern Texas. More
March 24, 2017 -- Houston police on Friday reported that charges were filed against a 29-year-old woman in connection with a fatal stabbing at 8016 Meadowbrook Drive. More
March 24, 2017 -- The La Porte Police Department on Thursday arrested five suspects following an investigation into illegal narcotic activity in the 500 block of Primrose Lane. More
March 24, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating an incident in which an armed suspect was shot by officers at 7600 East Houston Road on Thursday. More
March 24, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating today's fatal traffic accident at 5400 East Freeway. More
March 24, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating Thursday's fatal shooting of a man at 4231 Barberry. More
March 23, 2017 -- Houston Fire Department on Thursday responded to a group home fire in the 12000 block of Corona Lane. More
March 23, 2017 -- The United States Coast Guard today responded to a report of a possible vehicle in Lake Pontchartrain, Louisiana. More
March 23, 2017 -- The United States Coast Guard today rescued four men from a disabled boat in Drum Bay, Louisiana. More
March 23, 2017 -- The United States Coast Guard on Wednesday provided an update regarding clean-up operations from an oil spill near Venice, Louisiana. More
March 22, 2017 -- The Houston Independent School District has reported that former employee Mauricio Mendoza was arrested Wednesday and charged with sexual assault of a child. More
March 22, 2017 -- The Harris County Sheriff's Office seeks the public's assistance identifying the suspect(s) responsible for the shooting death of 21-year-old Reginald Thomas, Jr. in north Harris County. More
March 22, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating the death of a man found at 1400 Redford on Tuesday. More
March 22, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating today's fatal shooting of two men at 4002 Corder. More
March 22, 2017 -- The United States Coast Guard today medevaced a man from an offshore supply vessel approximately 14 miles off the Texas Point Wildlife Refuge at Sabine Pass. More
March 22, 2017 -- The United States Coast Guard on Tuesday responded to an oil spill at an abandoned wellhead near Venice, Louisiana. More
March 21, 2017 -- The Harris County Sheriff's Office seeks the public's assistance in identifying the male subject who robbed a Valero station in west Harris County at gunpoint on March 1. More w/ Video
March 21, 2017 -- Houston police have referred the stabbings, one fatal, of two suspects at 8016 Meadowbrook Drive to a Harris County grand jury. More
March 21, 2017 -- The Sugar Land Police Department today released surveillance video and photos of a suspect wanted in connection with the robbery of four businesses on March 13. More
March 21, 2017 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that Carlos Jose Ayala has been arrested on multiple counts of indecency with a child and one count of felony evading arrest, and is suspected of committing several sexual assaults in the northeast Houston and Harris County areas. More
March 20, 2017 -- A United States Coast Guard patrol boat crew on Monday medevaced a 27-year-old woman from a charter boat 35 miles off Port Aransas. More
March 20, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating Sunday's fatal shooting of a man that occurred at 12647 Ashford Meadow Drive. More
March 20, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating a fatal traffic accident that occurred at 11290 Bissonnet today. More
March 20, 2017 -- Texas First Lady Cecilia Abbott today visited the Amarillo Fire Department Central Fire Station, which had participated in the response to recent wildfires in the Texas Panhandle. More
March 20, 2017 -- The Sugar Land Police Department today reminded drivers that the city's new distracted driving ordinance is now in effect. More
March 20, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating incidents that occurred during the weekend, including Sunday's fatal shooting of a woman at 415 West Little York. More
March 20, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating a fatal auto-pedestrian crash that occurred today at 11300 Beechnut. More
March 17, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating the death of a man found at 4621 Market today. More
March 17, 2017 -- The Harris County Sheriff's Office today released surveillance video of a suspect who robbed two businesses on March 13 in west Harris County. More w/Video
March 17, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating Thursday's fatal traffic accident at 9300 Fondren Road. More
March 17, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating Thursday's fatal shooting of a man found at 6900 Merriwood. More
March 16, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating human bones found in the 6300 block of Bacher today. More
March 16, 2017 -- The Galveston County District Attorney's Office today reported that Walter Peter Grice, Jr. has been civilly committed after a jury found him to be a sexually violent predator. More
March 16, 2017 -- The Sugar Land Police Department today released a composite sketch and surveillance video of a suspect wanted in an attempted robbery at a store at 345 State Highway 6. More
March 16, 2017 -- The Port Arthur Police Department on Wednesday arrested three suspects in connection with the burglary of a home in the 3700 block of Rachel Avenue. More
March 16, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating Wednesday's shooting of a man at 6301 West Bellfort. More
March 16, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating the death of a male and female found the scene of a fire at 4528 Griggs. More
March 16, 2017 -- The Houston Fire Department today responded to a fire at a boarding home at 4528 Griggs Road. More
March 15, 2017 -- The Harris County Sheriff's Office today issued an advisory regarding an ongoing scam involving suspects contacting victims claiming to be collecting fines for missed jury service. More
March 15, 2017 -- The Harris County Sheriff's Office is seeking the public's assistance in identifying suspects in the April 20, 2016 fatal shooting of Hiram Vaughn, Jr. More
March 15, 2017 -- The Harris County Sheriff's Office is seeking the public's assistance in identifying the suspects responsible for the July 14, 2016 fatal shooting of Javier Alonso. More
March 15, 2017 -- The City of Houston Municipal Courts today launched its annual Amnesty Program, with amnesty for certain delinquent citations through March 31. More
March 15, 2017 -- The Texas Department of Public Safety today announced that the reward for information leading to the capture of Jared Luke Langley, a fugitive on the state's most wanted list, has been increased to $12,500. More
March 14, 2017 -- The Houston Police Department today released surveillance video and images of suspects and a vehicle involved in Monday's fatal shooting of one man and wounding of another at 13350 Almeda Road. More w/Video
March 14, 2017 -- The City of Houston has issued an advisory regarding traffic around Houston Baptist University related to the funeral of Houston Firefighter Captain William "Iron Bill" Dowling on Wednesday. More
March 14, 2017 -- The Harris County Sheriff's Office today announced that Deputy Rhonda Lawson has received the "Spotlight on Success" Award from the SOBER Court Unit. More
March 14, 2017 -- The Harris County Sheriff's Office today released surveillance video of two suspects wanted in the March 11 fatal shooting of a man in north Harris County. More w/Video
March 14, 2017 -- The Harris County Sheriff's Office today reported that sexual assault charges have been filed against Dwayne Bernard Howard. More
March 14, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating Monday's fatal shooting of one man and wounding of another at 13350 Almeda Road. More
March 14, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating today's fatal shooting of a man at 8503 North Freeway. More
March 13, 2017 -- Texas Lieutenant Governor Dan Patrick today issued a statement regarding the Texas Senate's "Back the Blue" Day. More
March 13, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating Saturday's fatal shooting of a man at 4328 West Fuqua. More
March 13, 2017 -- The Friendswood Police Department's Crime Victim Assistance Program will host a ceremony on April 3 in remembrance of the 20th anniversary of the disappearance of Laura Smither. More
March 13, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating an incident during which a robbery suspect was shot by an off-duty officer at 7800 North Loop West on Friday. More
March 13, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating Sunday's fatal traffic accident at 7700 Southwest Freeway. More
March 13, 2017 -- The Harris County Sheriff's Office today reported that David Watkins has been arrested on charges of possession of child pornography. More
March 11, 2017 -- The Houston Arson Bureau on Thursday announced that Jeffrey Vincent Robertson has been arrested in connection with the February 17 fire at 4702 Beechnut. More
March 10, 2017 -- The United States Coast Guard and partner agencies on Thursday completed a full-scale oil spill response exercise. More
March 10, 2017 -- The United States Coast Guard on Thursday coordinated efforts to free a grounded crew boat off the West Cameron Jetties near Cameron, Louisiana. More
March 10, 2017 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that Thursday's fatal shooting of a robbery suspect at 631 Uvalde Road will be referred to a Harris County grand jury. More
March 10, 2017 -- The Harris County Sheriff's Office today released video from Wednesday's robbery of a restaurant in the 21300 block of North Freeway. More w/Video
March 10, 2017 -- Port Arthur police are investigating a fight and shooting incident that occurred Thursday in the area of Gilham Circle Park. More
March 10, 2017 -- Port Arthur Police are investigating a shooting incident that occurred on Thursday in the 1700 block of Thomas Boulevard. More
March 10, 2017 -- The Harris County Sheriff's Office today reported that Ryan Scott has been arrested on capital murder charges in connection with the September 2016 murder and assault of two brothers in a home invasion incident. More
March 10, 2017 -- The Port of Galveston Police Department recently promoted three of its officers. More
March 10, 2017 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that Marquise Emmanual Morris has been arrested in connection with the shooting of a man at 8302 Broadway Street on Thursday. More
March 10, 2017 -- The Galveston Police Department on Thursday issued a report regarding an officer-involved shooting, resulting in the death of a female suspect. More
March 10, 2017 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that a suspect in an apparent murder/attempted suicide at 1800 Rusk on Wednesday has died from his injuries. More
March 10, 2017 -- The United States Coast Guard on Tuesday interdicted a Mexican lancha boat crew illegally fishing in federal waters off Southern Texas. More w/Video
March 10, 2017 -- The United States Coast Guard on Thursday medevaced a man from an offshore supply vessel approximately 45 nautical miles south of Point Au Fer, Louisiana. More w/Video
March 09, 2017 -- Seabrook police have reported that an officer recently saved the life of a woman at the Seabrook Shipyard. More
March 09, 2017 -- Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton has announced the arrest of 54-year-old Robert Odean Fry for possession of child pornography. More
March 09, 2017 -- The Harris County Office of Homeland Security and Emergency Management recently received the Excellence in Emergency Management Award from the Emergency Management Association of Texas. More
March 09, 2017 -- The Greater Harris County 9-1-1 Emergency Network today issued a news release regarding issues with AT&T Mobility customers experiencing difficulty in contacting 9-1-1 on Wednesday evening. More
March 09, 2017 -- The Harris County Sheriff's Office today reported that its High Tech Crimes Unit arrested Joshua Fairchild on charges related to the possession and distribution of child pornography. More
March 09, 2017 -- The Harris County Sheriff's Office is seeking the public's assistance for any information on the murder of an Atascocita couple in 2015. More
March 09, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating the fatal shooting of a man found at 7700 Glover today. More
March 09, 2017 -- The La Porte Police Department today announced that Samuel Duran has been arrested on assault charges. More
March 08, 2017 -- The United States Coast Guard on Wednesday responded to a ship grounding near Cameron, Louisiana. More
March 08, 2017 -- Houston Mayor Sylvester Turner on Tuesday issued a statement on the death of Houston Fire Department Captain William "Iron Bill" Dowling. More
March 08, 2017 -- The Houston Fire Department on Tuesday issued a statement regarding the line of duty death of Captain William "Iron Bill" Dowling. More
March 08, 2017 -- The City of Seabrook today issued a news release regarding the death of an inmate held at the city's jail. More
March 08, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating an apparent murder/attempted suicide incident that took place at 1800 Rusk today. More
March 08, 2017 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that charges are pending against Gregory Charles in connection with Tuesday's fatal traffic accident at 11100 Almeda Road. More
March 08, 2017 -- The Sugar Land Police Department today announced that the city's crime rate hit a 20-year low in 2016, according to the department's annual report. More
March 08, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating the death of a man found at 7320 Texarkana on Monday. More
March 07, 2017 -- The Houston-Galveston Area Council is beginning the fourth year of its Regional DWI Task Force, which consists of 12 law enforcement agencies throughout the Houston-Galveston area. More
March 07, 2017 -- The Harris County Sheriff's Office have announced the arrest of 32-year-old Ash Morgan Arthur for sexually assaulting a child. More
March 07, 2017 -- The Harris County Sheriff's Office today announced the implementation of new jail protocols following the February 13 death of a jail inmate. More
March 07, 2017 -- The Texas Department of Public Safety today announced that Agapito Salinas has been added to the state's most wanted list. More
March 07, 2017 -- The Harris County Sheriff's Office is seeking the public's assistance in identifying two men who stole two travel trailers from a local storage unit. More
March 07, 2017 -- The Houston Police Department today announced that four suspects have been arrested in connection with five home invasion robberies and at least three robberies of females on the west and southwest sides of the city. More
March 07, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating a fatal auto-pedestrian crash that occurred today at 6800 Southwest Freeway. More
March 07, 2017 -- Texas Governor Greg Abbott on Monday activated state resources to help combat wildfires in the Texas panhandle. More
March 07, 2017 -- The United States Coast Guard on Monday reported that a missing man was located in the vicinity of the Atchafalaya River Basin in Louisiana. More
March 06, 2017 -- The United States Coast Guard on Monday assisted in a search for a missing hunter in the vicinity of the Atchafalaya River Basin. More
March 06, 2017 -- La Porte police have requested the public's help in locating a sexual assault suspect. More
March 06, 2017 -- The Galveston County District Attorney's Office today reported that Aimee Charlene Orgo has been sentenced to 52 years in prison on charges related to the sexual abuse of a child. More
March 06, 2017 -- Former Galveston County Constable Clint Wayne Brown and supporters on Saturday hosted a community event in Galveston in honor of Guy Taylor, who passed away on February 7, 2017. More
March 06, 2017 -- The Harris County Sheriff's Office today reported that charges have been filed against Miguel Angel Resendez, a suspect wanted in connection with the February 27 fatal shooting of a man in the 11800 block of Aldine Westfield. More
March 06, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating several incidents that occurred during the weekend, including Saturday's fatal traffic accident at 10300 Tidwell. More
March 06, 2017 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that Ricardo Segovia has been arrested on charges related to Saturday's fatal hit-and-run accident in the 9900 block of the North Freeway service road. More
March 04, 2017 -- The United States Coast Guard today medevaced a man from a motor vessel approximately 18 nautical miles south of Pascagoula, Mississippi. More
March 03, 2017 -- Houston police have reported that charges have been filed against a suspect arrested in the fatal February 25 fatal shooting of a juvenile female at 6300 South Sam Houston Parkway. More
March 03, 2017 -- The United States Coast Guard today advised residents to watch for and avoid unlawful passenger vessel operations. More
March 03, 2017 -- The Texas Department of Public Safety today reminded residents to renew their driver license early or online, due to high volumes of customers during the spring break holiday at driver license offices. More
March 03, 2017 -- The La Porte Police Department is investigating Thursday's fatal traffic accident in the 2300 block of State Highway 146. More
March 03, 2017 -- The United States Coast Guard on Thursday suspended its search for a person in the water near Convent, Louisiana. More
March 03, 2017 -- The Homeland Preparedness Project, a non-profit in Brazoria County, has announced that it is being recognized by the Emergency Management Association of Texas for its response to area disasters. More
March 02, 2017 -- The Houston Fire Department on Thursday responded to a two-alarm church fire in North Houston. More
March 02, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating Tuesday's fatal shooting of a man at 5701 Selinsky. More
March 02, 2017 -- The Houston Police Department has referred Wednesday's fatal shooting of one man and wounding of another at 6655 Atwell to a Harris County grand jury. More
March 02, 2017 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that Tuesday's fatal shooting of a man at 9801 Beechnut will be referred to a Harris County grand jury. More
March 02, 2017 -- The United States Coast Guard's Air Station Corpus Christi helicopter crew was recently recognized for a rescue they performed while responding to Hurricane Matthew in October. More
March 02, 2017 -- The United States Coast Guard is searching for a person reported missing from a motor vessel in the vicinity of Convent, Louisiana. More
March 02, 2017 -- The Houston Police Department today named Jacobe Payton as the suspect arrested in the February 25 fatal shooting of 8-year-old De'Maree Adkins. More
March 02, 2017 -- The United States Coast Guard today medevaced a man from a tanker off San Luis Pass, between Freeport and Galveston. More
March 01, 2017 -- Dickinson police recently arrested a 39-year-old man in connection with Monday's shooting in the 2100 block of Greenlee Lane. More
March 01, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating Tuesday's shooting of two HPD officers and the fatal shooting of an armed suspect at 8710 Sterlingame Drive. More
March 01, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating Tuesday's fatal stabbing of a man at 3209 Burkett. More
February 28, 2017 -- Texas State Senator Borris Miles on Tuesday issued a statement regarding the two Houston police officers were injured in Southwest Houston. More
February 28, 2017 -- The Harris County Sheriff's Office has reported that one of its deputies recently rescued a man from drowning in a retention pond. More
February 28, 2017 -- The Galveston County District Attorney's Office today reported that Christy Ann Ruiz has been sentenced to 20 years in prison for possession of methamphetamine with the intent to deliver. More
February 28, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating Monday's fatal shooting of a woman at 11926 South Wilcrest. More
February 27, 2017 -- The United States Coast Guard on Monday medevaced a toddler from a cruise ship approximately 95 nautical miles southwest of Southwest Pass, Louisiana. More
February 27, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating the death of a man at 4926 Ridgestone on Friday. More
February 27, 2017 -- League City police are investigating a fatal traffic accident that occurred today in the 1300 block of East FM 646. More
February 27, 2017 -- The La Porte Police Department today reported that a Michael Waddy has been arrested in connection with the February 22 assault of a female and a customer at a business in the 400 block of West Fairmont Parkway. More
February 27, 2017 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that a juvenile male has been arrested on murder charges in connection with Saturday's fatal stabbing of a man at 10411 South Drive. More
February 27, 2017 -- The Texas Governor's Office today announced that the Criminal Justice Division is offering a reward of up to $10,000 for information leading to the identification and arrest of the person or persons involved in Saturday's fatal shooting of an 8-year-old girl in Houston. More
February 26, 2017 -- The United States Coast Guard on Friday seized 300 red snapper, 3 shark, and illegal fishing gear after interdicting a Mexican lancha boat illegally fishing in federal waters. More
February 26, 2017 -- The United States Coast Guard today responded to a partially submerged towing vessel on the lower Mississippi River near Vidalia, Louisiana. More
February 25, 2017 -- The United States Coast Guard today rescued two men from the south Galveston Jetty after their sailboat ran into the rocks. More
February 25, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating today's fatal shooting of a juvenile female at 6300 South Sam Houston Parkway. More
February 24, 2017 -- The United States Coast Guard on Friday medevaced an injured man from a grounded sailboat on Mustang Island. More
February 24, 2017 -- The United States Coast Guard Aviation Training Center Mobile on Friday hosted a remembrance ceremony for fallen Coast Guard aviators. More
February 24, 2017 -- The Texas Department of Public Safety on Friday graduated 134 new Highway Patrol Troopers. More
February 24, 2017 -- The Harris County Sheriff's Office today reported that 25 preventable vehicular deaths have been investigated in Harris County since the beginning of the year. More
February 24, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating today's fatal shooting of a man at 3303 Tuam. More
February 24, 2017 -- The Texas Department of Public Safety today announced that a $6,000 reward is being offered for information leading to the arrest of those responsible for the 1994 murder of Mike DeLeon in Falfurrias, Texas. More
February 24, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating Thursday's fatal shooting of a man at 6111 Glenmont. More
February 23, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating Wednesday's fatal shooting of a woman and the wounding of a male at 5000 Van Fleet. More
February 23, 2017 -- Houston police have released a composite sketch of one suspect wanted in Wednesday's fatal shooting of a man at 3933 Broadway. More
February 23, 2017 -- The Harris County Sheriff's Office is seeking the public's assistance in identifying a male suspect wanted in connection with a series of aggravated robberies. More w/Video
February 23, 2017 -- The Texas Department of Public Safety today announced that David Dale Booth has been added to the state's most wanted sex offenders list. More
February 23, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating Wednesday's shooting of an HPD K-9 unit at 11400 Trickey Road. More
February 23, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating Wednesday's fatal shooting of a man at 3933 Broadway. More
February 23, 2017 -- The Houston Police Department today released surveillance video and photos of suspects wanted in connection with at least four robberies, with three at the same business park in the 6900 block of Martin Luther King Boulevard. More w/Video
February 23, 2017 -- The La Porte Police Department recently received a grant from the Friends of the NRA Foundation for equipment for Special Weapons and Tactic officers. More
February 22, 2017 -- The Texas Department of Public Safety recently recognized a group of employees and a Good Samaritan for their service. More
February 22, 2017 -- The Harris County Sheriff's Office today reported that a man was arrested for shooting an American Bald Eagle. More
February 22, 2017 -- Houston police are awaiting autopsy results in the death of a man found at 2500 Sage Road today. More
February 22, 2017 -- Harris County Sheriff Ed Gonzalez today announced that he has given official notice that the sheriff's office will opt out of the 287(g) program, which allows Immigration and Customs Enforcement to deputize local officers to perform federal immigration enforcement functions in jails. More
February 22, 2017 -- The Sugar Land Police Department today issued a news release regarding the city council's approval of an ordinance prohibiting the use of portable electronic devices while driving. More
February 21, 2017 -- Galveston police have provided an update regarding a fatal shooting at a residence in the 7600 block of Beluche. More
February 21, 2017 -- The Harris County Sheriff's Office today reported that Joshua Harrison Bishnow has been sentenced to 8 years in prison on charges of possession of child pornography. More
February 21, 2017 -- The Port Arthur Police Department today reported that several officers at the department have been placed on paid leave pending the results of an administrative investigation. More
February 21, 2017 -- The Houston Police Department today released surveillance video of an incident involving the death of a man at 8300 Boone Road on July 3, 2016. More w/Video
February 21, 2017 -- The United States Coast Guard on Monday rescued two men aboard a disabled vessel near Lafitte, Louisiana. More
February 21, 2017 -- The City of La Marque today announced that it will participate in the Texas Warrant Roundup, which begins March 4. More
February 20, 2017 -- The Harris County Fire Marshal's Office has announced that Bryice Minter was recently sentenced to a 15-year prison term for arson and possession of a controlled substance. More
February 20, 2017 -- The United States Coast Guard today medevaced a man from a chemical tanker near Southwest Pass, Louisiana. More
February 20, 2017 -- The Harris County Sheriff's Office today released surveillance photos of male suspect wanted in connection with Sunday's fatal shooting of a man at 5344 East FM 1960. More
February 20, 2017 -- The Sugar Land Police Department is accepting applications through March 6 for the department's Teen Academy. More
February 20, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating several incidents that occurred during the weekend, including Sunday's fatal shooting of two men at 12909 Westheimer. More
February 20, 2017 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that Jerald Dewayne Watt has been apprehended and charged with murder in connection with Thursday's fatal shooting of his common-law wife, Rena Marie Hodges. More
February 19, 2017 -- The City of Houston will activate its Emergency Operations Center early Monday morning in preparation for severe weather and possible flooding. More
February 19, 2017 -- The United States Coast Guard reported that personnel with Coast Guard Station Freeport responded to two consecutive maritime emergencies on Sunday afternoon. More
February 19, 2017 -- The United States Coast Guard today medevaced a crewmember from a fishing vessel near Fort Morgan, Alabama. More
February 19, 2017 -- The United States Coast Guard on Saturday rescued two people from a boat that caught fire in the Houston Ship Channel. More
February 19, 2017 -- The United States Coast Guard on Saturday interdicted a Mexican lancha crew illegally fishing in federal waters off the coast of Texas. More
February 18, 2017 -- Dickinson Police Department has announced that Monterey's Little Mexico in Dickinson will host a fundraising event on Tuesday and Wednesday for Officer Fidencio Gonzalez. More
February 17, 2017 -- The Galveston County District Attorney's Office has announced that 36-year-old Michael Shawn Williams was given a six-year prison sentence for an accident involving death. More
February 17, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating Thursday's fatal shooting at 5100 Yellowstone. More
February 17, 2017 -- The United States Coast Guard on Friday reported that a Good Samaritan rescued four people from a lift raft in the Gulf of Mexico. More
February 17, 2017 -- Galveston College has issued a release about an interlocal agreement the Galveston Community College District entered with Galveston County regarding law enforcement. More
February 17, 2017 -- The Harris County Fire Marshal's Office today announced that Angela Cummings has pleaded guilty to arson in connection with a house fire that occurred on January 31, 2015. More
February 17, 2017 -- The Harris County Sheriff's Office today reported that Reynaldo Zepeda, a suspect wanted on child abuse charges, has been arrested in a town west of Belton, Texas. More
February 17, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating the death of a man found at the scene of a fire at 5200 East Houston Road on December 28. More
February 17, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating an incident involving the shooting of an armed suspect by an off-duty HPD officer at 3200 Cliffdale on Thursday. More
February 17, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating a February 10 fatal hit-and-run crash at 8600 Jensen. More
February 17, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating Thursday's fatal shooting of a woman found at 8900 Sharpcrest. More
February 17, 2017 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that it has filed murder charges against Jerald Dewayne Watt, a suspect wanted in connection with Thursday's fatal shooting of a woman at 12247 Sunset Meadow Lane. More
February 17, 2017 -- The La Porte Police Department today reported that a suspect has been arrested in connection with a car burlgary and the theft of a Deer Park police officer's Taser. More
February 17, 2017 -- The United States Coast Guard on Thursday medevaced a 13-year-old boy from an overturned vessel in the vicinity of Little Lake near Galliano, Louisiana. More
February 17, 2017 -- The United States Coast Guard on Thursday responded to a vessel taking on water near Pelican Island, Louisiana. More
February 16, 2017 -- The City of Missouri City has reported that it will conduct an administrative review of Wednesday's police incident. More
February 16, 2017 -- The Harris County Sheriff's Office seeks the public's help in locating a 41-year-old male who has been charged with the continuous sexual assault of a child. More
February 16, 2017 -- Houston police have referred Wednesday's fatal shooting of a man at 1414 South Dairy Ashford to a Harris County grand jury. More
February 16, 2017 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that two suspects have been arrested on murder charges related to the death of a man found at 5025 South Acres on March 6, 2016. More
February 16, 2017 -- The Texas Department of Public Safety on Wednesday added Michael Christopher Sanchez to the state's most wanted fugitives list. More
February 16, 2017 -- The Port Arthur Police Department on Wednesday responded to an incident at which two subjects had been shot at 914 West 14th Street. More
February 15, 2017 -- Montgomery County District Attorney Brett Ligon has cautioned cautioned newly elected Harris County District Attorney Kim Ogg that “she doesn’t speak for the State of Texas or the majority of elected district and county attorneys across the state” on the subject of marijuana legalization. More
February 15, 2017 -- The United States Coast Guard on Wednesday rescued four lift boat crew members. More
February 15, 2017 -- The United States Coast Guard on Tuesday reported that the Coast Guard Cutter Stingray successfully towed a disabled fishing vessel to Fort Morgan, Alabama, after responding to assist the vessel on Sunday. More
February 14, 2017 -- Houston police have reported that 30-year-old LaFredick Johnson was arrested and charged with the fatal February 5 shooting of a man at 3360 Alice. More
February 14, 2017 -- The Harris County Sheriff's Office has announced the passing of HCSO Senior Deputy Terry Faughtenbery at the age of 51. More
February 14, 2017 -- The United States Coast Guard recently detected and interdicted four Mexican lancha boats in a three-day period. More
February 14, 2017 -- The Sugar Land Police Department will conduct enhanced enforcement, targeting drunk driving and speed compliance, in March. More
February 14, 2017 -- The Harris County Sheriff's Office today reported that Vincent Dwayne Young, an inmate, died on Monday at the HCSO Baker Street Detention Medical Infirmary. More
February 14, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating the fatal shooting of a man found on Monday at 5145 Higgins. More
February 14, 2017 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that Monday's fatal shooting of a male robbery suspect at 6643 Cullen Boulevard will be referred to a Harris County grand jury. More
February 13, 2017 -- Friendswood police seek the public's help in identifying and located a woman suspected of compromising a business bank account. More
February 13, 2017 -- The Harris County Sheriff's Office recently arrested four individuals in connections with an aggravated robbery and kidnapping in west Harris County. More
February 13, 2017 -- The City of Houston Office of Emergency Management has advised residents to expect severe weather on Tuesday. More
February 13, 2017 -- The City of League City today announced that it will participate in the 2017 Great Texas Warrant Round Up, which begins February 25. More
February 13, 2017 -- The City of Houston is monitoring a strong odor moving across the Houston area, the source of which has not been determined. More
February 13, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating several incidents that occurred during the weekend, including Saturday's fatal shooting of a woman and apparent suicide of a man at 4954 North Cancun. More
February 13, 2017 -- The United States Coast Guard today towed a disabled fishing vessel from approximately 180 nautical miles off of Fort Morgan, Alabama. More
February 13, 2017 -- The United States Coast Guard on Sunday medevaced a woman from a cruise ship off the coast of Venice, Louisiana. More
February 12, 2017 -- The Port Arthur Police Department today reported on an incident involving the pursuit of a vehicle following a theft at a store in Bridge City. More
February 12, 2017 -- The United States Coast Guard on Friday presented the Coast Guard Meritorious Public Service Award to members of the maritime community in Houston. More
February 11, 2017 -- The Galveston Police Department held a ceremony to promote several officers within the department on Friday. More
February 10, 2017 -- The City of Galveston Municipal Court and Galveston Police Department have announced that Galveston will participate in the 2017 Great Texas Warrant Round-Up, beginning February 25. More
February 10, 2017 -- Houston police are awaiting autopsy results in the investigation of the death of a man found at 7301 Regency Square Court on Thursday. More
February 09, 2017 -- The Harris County Sheriff's Office on Thursday announced the arrest of deputy Andrew C. Sustaita on a federal charge of production of child pornography. More
February 09, 2017 -- Texas Lieutenant Governor Dan Patrick on Thursday issued a statement following the filing of Senate Bill 798, naming July 7 as Fallen Law Enforcement Officer Day. More
February 09, 2017 -- The Harris County Fire Marshal’s Office on Thursday arrested a 44-year-old man for a brush fire near Huffman. More
February 09, 2017 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that an incident during which a resident fired shots at a burglary suspect in the 7900 block of Wolfield will be referred to a Harris County grand jury. More
February 09, 2017 -- The Texas A&M Forest Service today announced that Donald Galloway, chief of staff for the forest service, was awarded the 2017 Regents Fellow Service Award from the Texas A&M University System Board of Regents. More
February 09, 2017 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that Leandrew Cordell Hicks was arrested on murder charges in connection with Wednesday's fatal shooting of a man at 3450 Wuthering Heights. More
February 09, 2017 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that Joshua Simmons has been arrested on murder charges in connection with the January 24 fatal shooting of a man at 9560 Deering. More
February 09, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating the death of a juvenile found at 8825 Kempwood on Wednesday. More
February 08, 2017 -- The Harris County Sheriff’s Office has announced that it again led the nation in the Annual National Johns Suppression Initiative. More
February 08, 2017 -- Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton on Wednesday announced that the Child Exploitation Unit of his office arrested a Pflugerville man on two counts of possession of child pornography. More
February 08, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating Tuesday's shooting of three men at 8038 Record Street. More
February 07, 2017 -- The Harris County Sheriff's Office has announced the arrest of 38-year-old Curtis Champs, Jr. for child endangerment. More
February 07, 2017 -- Houston police on Tuesday announced that the number of arrests during the 10 days leading to Super Bowl LI were "very low" compared to the number of apprehensions made the last time the city hosted the big game back in 2004. More
February 07, 2017 -- The Friendswood Police Department today reported that three suspects were arrested in connection with the burglary of a convenience store at FM 528 and Blackhawk. More
February 07, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating Sunday's fatal shooting of a man at 3360 Alice. More
February 06, 2017 -- Sugar Land police are searching for two suspects who robbed a bank at 15144 Southwest Freeway on February 1. More w/Video
February 06, 2017 -- Texas Lieutenant Governor Dan Patrick today asked the Texas Rangers to assist the Houston Police Department in investigating the theft of New England Patriots Quarterback Tom Brady's jersey from NRG Stadium. More
February 06, 2017 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that two suspects have been arrested in the shooting of a woman found at 10039 Bissonnet on February 3. More
February 06, 2017 -- College of the Mainland Police Department recently named Sergeant Vanessa Walker as COM Police Officer of the Year. More
February 06, 2017 -- The Sugar Land Police Department will conduct child safety seat inspections on February 18 at the Babies R Us at 15555 Southwest Freeway. More
February 06, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating several incidents that occurred during the weekend, including Saturday's fatal shooting of a man at 11411 Greens Plaza. More
February 06, 2017 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that James McQueen has been arrested on aggravated assault charges in connection with Sunday's shooting of a man at 12803 NorthBorough. More
February 06, 2017 -- The United States Coast Guard today medevaced a man from a cruise ship approximately 10 nautical miles south of Southwest Pass, Louisiana. More
February 04, 2017 -- A Harris County Sheriff’s Office Child Abuse Unit investigation has concluded with the conviction of a 55 year old man. More
February 03, 2017 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that Tu Thien Huynh has been arrested on murder charges in connection with Thursday's fatal shooting of a man at 10427 Newpark Drive. More
February 03, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating today's fatal shooting of a woman found at 10039 Bissonnet. More
February 03, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating the death of a man found at 3300 Tidwell on Thursday. More
February 03, 2017 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that Herbert Lee Briscoe has been arrested on murder charges in connection with the December 31 fatal shooting of a man and wounding of three others at 3500 Fannin. More
February 03, 2017 -- The Harris County Sheriff's Office on Thursday reported that Keith Jefferson McMinn has been convicted and sentenced to 30 years in prison on charges of super aggravated sexual assault of a child. More
February 03, 2017 -- The Texas Department of Public Safety has provided safety tips for those attending Super Bowl celebrations during the weekend. More
February 02, 2017 -- Port Arthur police on Thursday responded to a auto/pedestrian accident in the 3900 block of Memorial Boulevard. More
February 02, 2017 -- The Harris County Fire Marshal's Office and Crime Stoppers is seeking the public's assistance in identifying the suspects responsible for the burglary of a building and arson at a business at 209 Midway in Old Town Spring. More
February 02, 2017 -- The Galveston County Sheriff's Office is investigating a motorcycle accident that took place on Wednesday in the 2800 block of FM 517. More
February 02, 2017 -- The Harris County Sheriff's Office today reported that Clint Walker has been arrested on Capital Murder charges in connection with the November 6 fatal shooting of a security guard at 538 Dale Street. More w/Video
February 02, 2017 -- United States Immigration and Customs Enforcement representatives today announced that an operation to crack down on counterfeit sports apparel and merchandise has resulted in the seizure of more than 260,000 counterfeit sports-related items. More
February 02, 2017 -- The Houston Police Department is investigating an incident at which an armed robbery suspect was fatally shot at 4655 Wild Indigo on Tuesday. More
February 01, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating Wednesday's fatal shooting of a man found at 8404 South Course Drive. More
February 01, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating Tuesday's fatal crash at 17300 Westheimer Parkway. More
February 01, 2017 -- Harris County Judge Ed Emmett and the Harris County Office of Homeland Security & Emergency Management on Wednesday hosted dozens of elected officials from across the area for a briefing about Super Bowl 51 and its week-long activation leading up to game day. More
February 01, 2017 -- The Texas Department of Public Safety today announced that an $8,000 reward is being offered for information leading to the capture of Mark Timothy McBride, a fugitive on the state's most wanted sex offender list. More
February 01, 2017 -- College of the Mainland's Police Academy recently graduated 31 cadets from its Fall 2016 class. More
February 01, 2017 -- The Sugar Land Police Department today released surveillance video of a suspect wanted in the burglary of a store at 13444 Southwest Freeway. More w/Video
January 31, 2017 -- The City of Houston has advised residents that the Continental United States North American Aerospace Defense Command Region fighters will fly an air defense exercise in preperation of Super Bowl LI. More
January 31, 2017 -- The Brazoria County Judge's Office today reported that a travel-related case of the Zika virus has been confirmed in the Manvel area. More
January 31, 2017 -- The Harris County Fire Marshal's Office on Monday presented Life Saving Medals to Kevin Taylor and Amin Rosano for coming to the aid of a woman who was trapped in a burning dump truck on Madera Run Parkway on August 25. More
January 31, 2017 -- The Harris County Sheriff's Office today reported that Cedrick Travon Davis has been arrested in connection with the robbery and fatal shooting of a man in the 200 block of Cypresswood on January 23. More
January 31, 2017 -- The City of Houston has advised that low-flying helicopters will be over portions of the city today. More
January 30, 2017 -- The Harris County Office of Homeland Security & Emergency Management today helped welcome members of the Texas Congressional Delegation to NRG Stadium for a tour and briefing on security for Super Bowl 51. More
January 30, 2017 -- The Texas Department of Public Safety today reported that a $5,000 reward is being offered for information leading to the arrest of Gilbert Garza, a fugitive on the state's most wanted list. More
January 30, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating several incidents that occurred during the weekend, including Saturday's fatal stabbing of a man found at 6768 Renwick. More
January 29, 2017 -- The United States Coast Guard today rescued a man and three children from a sinking boat approximately 10 miles southeast of the Galveston jetties. More
January 28, 2017 -- The United States Coast Guard honored Silver Star Medal recipient Frederick Dean Mann, who served in the Coast Guard for 31 years, during his funeral on Friday. More
January 28, 2017 -- Harris County Attorney Vince Ryan and Children at Risk on Friday announced a collaboration to combat human trafficking. More
January 27, 2017 -- The Houston Fire Department today reported that firefighter Jason D. Hamilton died in a traffic accident on Interstate 10 and Brookshire. More
January 27, 2017 -- The Galveston County Sheriff's Office today warned residents of multiple phone scams involving callers impersonating members of the sheriff's office and attempting to obtain payments. More
January 27, 2017 -- The League City Fire Department today responded to a fire at 205 West Saunders Street. More
January 27, 2017 -- The Port Arthur Police Department today responded to a call regarding a train derailment near the 2100 block of Highway 87. More
January 27, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating a fatal auto-pedestrian crash that occurred at 12300 Westheimer today. More
January 26, 2017 -- Harris County Sheriff’s Office Robbery Unit investigators need the public’s help in identifying an aggravated robbery suspect. More
January 26, 2017 -- Dickinson police are asking for the public's assistance in locating Diamond Dominique Denefield, a 16-year-old missing since January 14. Update: Diamond Denefield has been located and is safe. More
January 26, 2017 -- The Galveston County Sheriff's Office is investigating a game room robbery that occurred on Wednesday. More
January 26, 2017 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that Andre Young, a second suspect in the death of a child at 301 Wilcrest on November 8, has been arrested on charges of injury to a child - serious bodily injury. More
January 26, 2017 -- Houston police are awaiting autopsy results in the death of a man found at 6300 West Airport Boulevard on Wednesday. More
January 26, 2017 -- Houston police are seeking the public's assistance in identifying three suspects wanted in the September 29 fatal shooting of a man at 15321 Vantage Parkway East. More
January 25, 2017 -- Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton on Wednesday announced the arrest of 33-year-old James Brian Gorley for possessing child pornography. More
January 25, 2017 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that Traymone Edward White has been arrested on murder charges in connection with the October 19, 2016 fatal shooting of a man at 3746 Southlawn. More
January 25, 2017 -- The Harris County District Attorney's Office today accepted criminal charges against a former Houston Independent School District substitute teacher following an investigation into reports that he engaged in inappropriate conduct with three students at Looscan Elementary School. More
January 25, 2017 -- University of Houston-Clear Lake today announced that interim Police Chief Allen Hill has been sworn in as permanent police chief. More
January 25, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating the fatal shooting of a man found at 9560 Deering on Tuesday. More
January 23, 2017 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that Rodney Prejean has been arrested on charges of driving while intoxicated in connection with a fatal traffic accident at 10100 Southwest Freeway. More
January 23, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating an incident at 15905 Southwest Freeway on Sunday, during which an off-duty officer discharged his duty weapon at a suspect. More
January 23, 2017 -- Sugar Land police are searching for two suspects involved in the January 14 robbery of a grocery store at 4825 Sweetwater. More w/Video
January 23, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating several incidents that occurred during the weekend, including Saturday's fatal shooting of a man at 5400 Minden, which will be referred to a grand jury. More
January 22, 2017 -- The United States Coast Guard is participating in a search for a kayaker reported missing off the coast of Galveston today. More
January 20, 2017 -- The Texas Department of Public Safety has released the 2017 Texas Public Safety Threat Overview, a state intelligence estimate that offers an assessment of the current public safety threats to Texas. More
January 20, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating the death of a man found at 13300 Regal Oaks Bend on Thursday. More
January 20, 2017 -- The Lone Star College Police Department recently held a ceremony to promote two new captains and six new sergeants. More
January 20, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating a fatal traffic accident that occurred at 12000 East Freeway today. More
January 19, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating Wednesday's fatal shooting of a man at 6800 Cullen Boulevard. More
January 19, 2017 -- Harris County Attorney Vince Ryan today announced that his office, along with Houston officials and the Texas Attorney General's Office, have won a restraining order to prevent a tobacco shop on Telephone Road from selling Kush, a synthetic marijuana product. More
January 18, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating Tuesday's fatal hit-and-run crash at 12000 West Sam Houston Parkway North. More
January 17, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating Monday's shooting of at least three people at 8535 Martin Luther King Boulevard. More
January 17, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating Tuesday's fatal crash at 100 Katy Freeway. More
January 17, 2017 -- The Galveston County Sheriff's Office are investigating the death of a man who was found in the 100 block of 18th Street in San Leon. More
January 17, 2017 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that Norberto Camilo Cabrera has been arrested on charges of intoxication manslaughter in connection with Saturday's fatal traffic accident at 9700 North Freeway. More
January 17, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating several incidents that occurred during the holiday weekend, including Sunday's fatal shooting of a man at 6610 Antoine. More
January 17, 2017 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that Victor Manuel Garcia has been arrested on charges of intoxication manslaughter in connection with Saturday's fatal traffic accident at 6144 Southwest Freeway. More
January 16, 2017 -- The La Porte Police Department on Friday named 12-year-old Trenton "T" Godfrey as an honorary police officer. More
January 16, 2017 -- The La Porte Police Department is hosting Rape Aggression Defense courses February 21 through March 2. More
January 13, 2017 -- Galveston police recently arrested an officer for Possession of a Controlled Substance. More
January 13, 2017 -- LyondellBasell today donated $100,000 to the Houston Fire Department and other local fire departments that serve industrial corridors to fund specialized emergency training. More
January 13, 2017 -- The Galveston County District Attorney's Office today reported that Damon Lee Dozier was sentenced to 7 years in prison on charges of animal cruelty. More
January 13, 2017 -- The American Red Cross of the Greater Houston Area will participate in a nationwide effort to install smoke alarms in homes across the country during the weekend leading into the Martin Luther King, Jr. Day of Service. More
January 13, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating Thursday's fatal shooting of a man and a woman at 5250 Dewberry. More
January 12, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating the fatal shooting of a man that occurred at 10175 Harwin on December 7, 2016. More
January 12, 2017 -- Houston police have reported that charges have been filed against a suspect wanted in Wednesday's fatal shooting of a man that occurred at 8900 South Braeswood Boulevard. More
January 12, 2017 -- Houston Mayor Sylvester Turner and area law enforcement officials today hosted a news conference to discuss plans to combat human trafficking during the Super Bowl event in February. More
January 12, 2017 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that Kenia Lashan Wilkins has been arrested on capital murder charges in connection with the December 26 fatal shooting of a woman at 680 West Sam Houston Parkway. More
January 11, 2017 -- Harris County Sheriff’s Office Child Abuse Unit investigators are seeking information in last Friday's attempted abduction of an 11-year-old Hispanic boy. More
January 11, 2017 -- The Galveston County District Attorney's Office on Wednesday announced that 33-year-old Craig Sanders received a 45-year prison sentence for evading arrest with a motor vehicle. More
January 11, 2017 -- The Houston Police Department recently released its list of the top ten stolen vehicles for December. More
January 10, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating a fatal crash that occurred at 5800 Tidwell on January 1. More
January 10, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating Monday's shooting of two men at 8935 Cullen Boulevard. More
January 09, 2017 -- Houston police are seeking to identify and question a female in connection to a fatal shooting of a man found at 4020 Dreyfus on November 1, 2015. More
January 09, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating Monday's fatal crash that occurred at 6100 Eastex Freeway. More
January 09, 2017 -- The Harris County Sheriff's Office on Monday announced that one of its deputy was charged with obscenity. More
January 09, 2017 -- The Galveston County District Attorney's Office today reported that Chase Alan Cryer has been sentenced to 4 years probation for online solicitation of a minor. More
January 09, 2017 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that the fatal shooting of a robbery suspect at 600 East Fugate will be referred to a Harris County grand jury. More
January 09, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating several incidents that took place during the weekend, including Sunday's fatal shooting of two men at 7001 Ashcroft. More
January 09, 2017 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that Mario Lyndell Criss has been arrested on charges of aggravated robbery with serious bodily injury in connection with the death of a man at 2200 Fannin on March 30, 2016. More
January 07, 2017 -- The United States Coast Guard and the Texas Parks and Wildlife Department are searching for three men reported missing after they went duck hunting in the vicinity of Carancahua Bay, between Port Lavaca and Palcios. More
January 06, 2017 -- La Porte police have posted a news release about efforts to curb driving under the influence. More
January 06, 2017 -- The Galveston County Sheriff's Office on Thursday made three arrests as a result of a two-year investigation into the distribution of methamphetamine throughout the county. More
January 06, 2017 -- Houston police are asking the public's help in locating a suspect wanted and charged in the fatal shooting of a man at 9700 Mesa Drive on September 23, 2015. More
January 06, 2017 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that Tuesday's fatal shooting of an armed suspect at 3814 Collingsworth will be referred to a Harris County Grand Jury. More
January 06, 2017 -- The Harris County Sheriff's Office today released surveillance video of three suspects wanted in connection with the theft of three Ford U-Haul trucks from a storage business in October. More
January 06, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating Thursday's fatal traffic accident at 10900 Katy Freeway. More
January 06, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating Thursday's fatal stabbing of two men at 24400 Ikes Lane. More
January 06, 2017 -- The Houston Fire Department today responded to a commercial building fire at 2698 Highway 6. More
January 05, 2017 -- La Porte police have announced the arrest of Dana Sublett in connection with Monday's break-in of a vehicle at a business located within the 1400 block of West Main Street. More
January 05, 2017 -- Houston police are asking for the public's help in identifying a suspect wanted in the July 17, 2016 fatal shooting of a man at 7322 Lamar. More
January 05, 2017 -- The Harris County Sheriff's Office has announced the arrest of Stanley Coring, Jr. in connection with the 2002 murder of his spouse. More
January 05, 2017 -- The United States Coast Guard today responded to a fire on an offshore oil production platform near Grand Isle, Louisiana. More
January 05, 2017 -- Houston Mayor Sylvester Turner today held a news conference regarding public safety preparations for Super Bowl 51, which takes place in the city in on February 5. More
January 05, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating Wednesday's fatal hit-and-run crash at 7200 Gulf Freeway. More
January 05, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating Wednesday's fatal stabbing of a man found at 7313 Northline Drive. More
January 04, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating the death of a man found Wednesday at 3700 Gulf Freeway. More
January 04, 2017 -- Galveston police have made an arrest in connection to an assault that occurred in the 500 block of 24th Street. More
January 04, 2017 -- The Texas Department of Public Safety has advised Texans to stay cautious during winter weather. More
January 04, 2017 -- The Houston Mayor's Office today announced that the murder rate for 2016 remained steady compared to 2015. More
January 04, 2017 -- The Texas Department of Public Safety today announced that Johnny June Mason, Jr. has been added to the state's most wanted sex offenders list. More
January 04, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating Tuesday's fatal shooting of a man and wounding of a woman at 1350 Greens Parkway. More
January 03, 2017 -- The Harris County Sheriff's Office has announced the arrest of three aggravated robbery suspects. More
January 03, 2017 -- Houston police are investigating several incidents that occurred during the New Year's holiday weekend, including Thursday's fatal shooting of a man found at 19100 Glenwest. More
January 03, 2017 -- The Houston Police Department today released surveillance video of two suspects wanted in connection with the December 24 robbery and shooting at a store at 14707 Eastex Freeway. More w/Video
January 02, 2017 -- The Texas Department of Public Safety today announced that the reward for information leading to the capture of Freddie Alaniz, a fugitive on the state's most wanted list, has been increased to $12,500. More
December 31, 2016 -- Update: The League City Police Department has filed murder charges against Shaun Philip Hardy in connection with the death of Anne-Christine Johnson after police found remains believed to be Johnson's at 617 Chesterfield Lane. More
December 31, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating an apparent murder-suicide that occurred on Friday at 1353 Richelieu. More
December 30, 2016 -- The Harris County Fire Marshal's Office is asking for the public's help with any information regarding a vehicle fire in the 300 block of San Jacinto. More
December 30, 2016 -- The Houston Fire Department today responded to a house fire in the 1300 block of Richelieu. More
December 29, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating Wednesday's fatal traffic accident at 1100 Wheeler. More
December 29, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating Wednesday's fatal traffic accident at 7800 Eastex Freeway. More
December 29, 2016 -- The Houston Fire Department today issued a reminder that fireworks are illegal in the city and portions of Harris County. More
December 29, 2016 -- The La Porte Police Department will kick off another Citizens Policy Academy class on January 17. More
December 29, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating Wednesday's fatal traffic accident at 9400 Kempwood. More
December 29, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating the death of a person found inside a vehicle that was on fire at 5200 East Houston Road. More
December 28, 2016 -- The La Porte Police Department today released photos of a suspect vehicle in connection with Saturday's burglary of a motor vehicle in the 900 block of West Barbours Cut Boulevard. More
December 28, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating the death of a female whose body was found at 2500 Carrolton on Tuesday. More
December 27, 2016 -- The Harris County Sheriff's Office is seeking the public's assistance in locating two suspects wanted in connection with Sunday's stabbing death of a man in north Harris County. More
December 27, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating several incidents that occurred during the Christmas holiday weekend, including Saturday's fatal shooting of a man at 5922 Beaconridge Drive. More
December 26, 2016 -- The United States Coast Guard today located the body of a fisherman who was reported missing off Mustang Island. More
December 26, 2016 -- The Galveston County Sheriff's Office today reported that Raymond Roy Hall of Santa Fe was arrested on charges of cruelty to a non-livestock animal. More
December 25, 2016 -- The Houston Fire Department today responded to a warehouse fire at 7015 Grand Boulevard. More
December 22, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating Wednesday's fatal shooting of a man at 8900 South Braeswood Boulevard. More
December 22, 2016 -- Houston police are seeking the public's assistance in locating Lamar Cooks, a suspect wanted in connection with Monday's fatal shooting of a man at 7120 Village Way. More
December 22, 2016 -- The United States Coast Guard on Wednesday medevaced two men after they were struck by a pressurized object on a tank ship near Sabine, Texas. More
December 21, 2016 -- The Harris County Fire Marshal’s Office is asking the public’s help with any information on the identity of the man seen leaving the scene of a vehicle fire in a gold sedan, believed to be a Honda Accord. More
December 21, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating a fatal traffic accident that occurred at 4000 Eastex Freeway today. More
December 21, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating Tuesday's fatal traffic accident at 1000 Ferguson Way. More
December 21, 2016 -- Lone Star College's Law Enforcement Academy on Tuesday held a graduation ceremony for 41 cadets. More
December 21, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating Monday's fatal shooting of a man at 700 70th Street. More
December 21, 2016 -- The Houston-Galveston Area Council will operate its DWI Task Force throughout the Christmas and New Year's holiday season. More
December 20, 2016 -- The Harris County Sheriff's Office will introduce two new members to the Mobile Odor Detection K9 Team on December 21. More
December 20, 2016 -- The Houston Fire Department on Monday responded to a camper trailer fire at 825 Berry Road. More
December 20, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating Monday's fatal shooting of a man at 4409 Dowling. More
December 19, 2016 -- Harris County Sheriff’s Office Homicide investigators have charged a 32-year-old man with capital murder in the death of Amalia Alexander, a local woman reported missing since September 20, 2016. More
December 19, 2016 -- The Texas Department of Public Safety has launched enhanced traffic enforcement for the holidays. More
December 19, 2016 -- Houston Mayor Sylester Turner today administered the oath of office to incoming Houston Fire Chief Samuel Peña. More
December 19, 2016 -- The Houston Fire Department today responded to an apartment fire at 9220 Nathanial Street. More
December 19, 2016 -- The Houston Fire Department today urged citizens to follow safety tips when using space heaters, fireplaces and other heating sources. More
December 19, 2016 -- The Texas Department of Public Safety today reported that Zachary Aaron Jenkins, a fugitive on the state's most wanted sex offenders list, has been arrested in Springfield, Missouri. More
December 19, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating the death of a man found at 1802 North Loop East on Sunday. More
December 19, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating Saturday's shooting of a man at 4200 Aledo. More
December 18, 2016 -- The Houston Fire Department today responded to a warehouse fire at 6600 Stillwell. More
December 17, 2016 -- The Houston Fire Department today responded to a carbon monoxide leak at an apartment complex at 9901 Richmond. More
December 16, 2016 -- The Texas Department of Public Safety on Friday graduated 116 new Highway Patrol Troopers. More
December 16, 2016 -- The Harris County Sheriff's Office today announced that the Harris County Jail has received high marks from the Texas Commission on Jail Standards. More
December 16, 2016 -- The National Weather Service has advised that cold temperatures are forecast for the Houston area during the weekend due to an arctic blast impacting the country. More
December 16, 2016 -- The Harris County Sheriff's Office on Thursday reported that four suspects have been arrested in connection with the burglary of a motor vehicle at the intersection of Holzwarth Road and Meadow Edge. More
December 15, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating Wednesday's fatal traffic accident at 6200 South Braeswood. More
December 15, 2016 -- Houston police are seeking the public's assistance in locating a suspect wanted in the December 2014 fatal shooting of a man at 6600 Harbor Town Drive. More
December 14, 2016 -- Houston police are asking for the public's help in identifying a female cold case murder victim. More
December 14, 2016 -- The League City Police Department is seeking assistance in locating a 30-year-old League City woman. More
December 14, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating today's fatal shooting of a woman that occurred at 7300 Kingsway Drive. More
December 13, 2016 -- Galveston police on Monday arrested 41-year-old Steven Cooley for burglary of a building. More
December 13, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating Monday's fatal shooting of a man that occurred at 14250 Kimberley Lane. More
December 12, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating Monday's fatal crash at 5900 Little York. More
December 12, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating Monday's fatal stabbing at 1403 Copeland. More
December 12, 2016 -- Houston police have reported that a suspeect wanted in the November 8 death of a child at 301 Wilcrest has been arrested. More
December 12, 2016 -- The Texas Department of Public Safety and the Weatherford Police Department are seeking the public's help in solving the 1987 murder of 19-year-old Wendy Kae Robinson. More
December 12, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating three fatal shootings that occurred over the weekend. More
December 12, 2016 -- The La Porte Police Department will initiate a repeat performance of their "Do the Right Thing" gift card program for the holiday season. More
December 10, 2016 -- The Houston Fire Department today responded to a three alarm apartment fire at 9950 Club Creek Drive. More
December 09, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating a fatal crash that occurred at at 6400 West Bellfort the evening of November 27. More
December 09, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating Friday's fatal crash at 1900 Bagby. More
December 09, 2016 -- Houston police have reported that a wanted suspect charged in the sexual assault of an 11-year-old girl on October 16 has been arrested. More
December 09, 2016 -- The National Weather Service will host a training course for storm spotters as part of the SKYWARN program on January 4 at the Galveston Police Department Justice Center. More
December 09, 2016 -- The United States Coast Guard today medevaced a man with an injured leg off a ship in the Gulf of Mexico. More w/ Video
December 09, 2016 -- The Harris County Sheriff's Office has reported that a traffic stop Monday yielded a methamphetamine seizure and an arrest of a 24-year-old Cypress man. More
December 08, 2016 -- The Harris County Sheriff's Office is seeking the public's assistance in identifying suspects responsible for the August 10 shooting death of Reginald Thomas, Jr. More
December 08, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating Thursday's fatal crash at 19300 Westheimer Parkway. More
December 08, 2016 -- The Houston Fire Department on Thursday responded to a house fire at 7100 Myrtle. More
December 08, 2016 -- Houston police today reported that an armed male suspect was fatally shot by an HPD officer at 16250 Imperial Valley on Thursday. More
December 08, 2016 -- Houston police are seeking the public's assistance in locating Jasmine Jones, a suspect charged in the death of her son at 301 Wilcrest Drive. More
December 08, 2016 -- The Sugar Land Police Department today released video of a male suspect who attacked a woman in front of her home in the 1200 block of Spinnaker Way on November 27. More
December 08, 2016 -- The Houston Fire Department today responded to a condominium fire at 1901 South Voss. More
December 08, 2016 -- The Houston Fire Department today recovered a body from a vehicle submerged in a roadside bayou at 16800 Westheimer Parkway. More
December 07, 2016 -- Houston police have reported that Vivian Vonell Vance was arrested and charged in connection with Wednesday's fatal auto-pedestrian crash that occurred at 15000 Galveston Road. More
December 07, 2016 -- The United States Coast Guard on Wednesday responded to two men and a woman who were stranded on a platform 2 miles offshore. More
December 07, 2016 -- The Harris County Sheriff's Office is seeking the public's assistance in identifying an adult female who is harboring a runaway 15-year-old female. More
December 07, 2016 -- The La Porte Police Department today reported that two suspects were arrested on drug charges Tuesday, following an investigation in the 1300 block of West Fairmont Parkway. More
December 06, 2016 -- League City police are seeking assistance from the public in locating the driver of a vehicle that hit a bicycle rider Sunday in the 500 block of F.M. 518 East East and then left the scene. More
December 06, 2016 -- The Texas Department of Public Safety has added Zachary Aaron Jenkins, 31, to the Texas 10 Most Wanted Sex Offenders list. More
December 06, 2016 -- Houston police are seeking the public's assistance in locating Joseph Anderson, a suspect charged in the October 16 sexual assault of an 11-year-old girl. More
December 05, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating Monday's incident in which two HPD officers discharged their weapons striking an aggravated robbery suspect at 301 Benmar. More
December 05, 2016 -- Houston police have released surveillance video of a wanted suspect vehicle believed involved in the fatal shooting of a woman found at 10000 Downs Lane about 5:45 a.m. on August 23. More
December 05, 2016 -- Port Arthur police were recently invited to a breakfast at Rose Place Senior Assisted Living. More
December 05, 2016 -- The Dickinson Police Department has advised that road closures will take place on Thursday for the city's Dickinson Rotary Club Christmas Parade. More
December 05, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating today's fatal traffic accident at 11100 Gulf Freeway. More
December 05, 2016 -- The Galveston County District Attorney's Office today reported that James Michael Miranda has been sentenced to 7 years in prison on charges of aggravated sexual assault of a child. More
December 05, 2016 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that murder charges have been filed against Antonio Izaguirre-Flores, a suspect wanted in connection with the October 16 fatal assault of a man at 5153 Telephone Road. More
December 05, 2016 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that Josefina M. Rivera has been arrested on charges of failure to stop and render aid in connection with Saturday's fatal hit-and-run accident at 5800 Lockwood. More
December 05, 2016 -- The Sugar Land Police Department today released surveillance video of a female suspect wanted in connection with the December 1 robbery of a bank at 4997 Sweetwater Boulevard. More w/Video
December 05, 2016 -- The Houston Fire Department today responded to an apartment fire at 12633 Memorial at Hollow. More
December 05, 2016 -- Galveston police are investigating today's fatal shooting of a man in the 4000 block of Avenue G. More
December 02, 2016 -- Friendswood police have provided an update on Tuesday's officer-involved shooting. More
December 02, 2016 -- The Harris County Office of Homeland Security and Emergency Management has advised that heavy rainfall is forecast throughout the county during the weekend. More
December 01, 2016 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that David E. Beard has been arrested on charges of aggravated sexual assault. More
December 01, 2016 -- The Texas Department of Public Safety today announced that the reward for information leading to the arrest of Monroe Hernandez, a fugitive on the state's most wanted list, has been increased to $8,000. More
December 01, 2016 -- The Sugar Land Police Department today reported that four suspects have been arrested in connection with a home invasion that occurred in August. More
December 01, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating Wednesday's fatal shooting of a man at 2400 Peyton. More
November 30, 2016 -- Lone Star College today reported that the college's police department has completed an investigation into a November 17 911 hoax call made by a minor. More
November 30, 2016 -- The Harris County Office of Homeland Security and Emergency Management today issued a news release regarding the 2016 Atlantic Hurricane Season, which officially ends today. More
November 30, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating the death of a woman who was found after a fire was extinguished at 2750 Holly Hall on Tuesday. More
November 30, 2016 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that Brandon Ortez has been arrested on aggravated robbery charges in connection with an incident at 10235 Almeda Genoa on Monday. More
November 29, 2016 -- The Dickinson Police Department's Blue Santa Program will hold the Second Annual "Pack the Patrol Car' toy drive on Saturday. More
November 29, 2016 -- The Houston Fire Department today responded to an apartment fire at 2750 Holly Hall. More
November 29, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating the death of a man found at 2201 Wirt Road on Monday. More
November 28, 2016 -- The Harris County Institute of Forensic Sciences today announced that its Forensic Toxicology Laboratory has received accreditation from the American Board of Forensic Toxicology. More
November 28, 2016 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that a man injured in the November 17 traffic accident at 5200 North Braeswood has died from his injuries. More
November 28, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating several incidents that occurred during the holiday weekend, including Thursday's fatal stabbing of a man at 3737 Hillcroft. More
November 25, 2016 -- The Federal Bureau of Investigation today reminded shoppers to be aware of online shopping scams during the holiday shopping season. More
November 23, 2016 -- The United States Coast Guard today rescued three people from a sunken fishing vessel approximately 35 miles southwest of Cape San Blas, Florida. More
November 22, 2016 -- The Port Arthur Police Department today announced that Frank Ramirez has been named deputy chief of the department. More
November 22, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating a fatal traffic accident that occurred at 100 Clinton Drive today. More
November 22, 2016 -- The Federal Bureau of Investigations is accepting applications through December 23 for its Diversity Agent Recruitment Program. More
November 22, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating Monday's shooting of a man at 8100 Martin Luther King Boulevard. More
November 21, 2016 -- La Porte police have advised residents that there will be extra Driving Under the Influence enforcement during the upcoming Thanksgiving weekend. More
November 21, 2016 -- The Houston-Galveston Area Council today announced the launch of the third year of its Regional DWI Task Force, which will operate throughout the Thanksgiving holiday. More
November 21, 2016 -- The Houston Fire Department today reported that the Houston Arson Bureau is investigating a restaurant fire that occurred on Sunday at 138 West Gray. More
November 21, 2016 -- Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton on Sunday issued a statement regarding the fatal shooting of a police officer in San Antonio. More
November 21, 2016 -- Texas Lieutenant Governor Dan Patrick on Sunday issued a statement in response to the fatal shooting of a San Antonio police officer. More
November 21, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating several incidents that occurred during the weekend, including Friday's fatal shooting of a man at 5000 Dowling. More
November 21, 2016 -- The Texas Governor's Office of the Governor's Fallen Hero Reward Texas Remembers program today announced that it is offering a cash reward for information leading to the identification and arrest of the person or persons responsible for Sunday's fatal shooting of an officer in San Antonio. More
November 19, 2016 -- The League City Police Department today reported that eight suspects were arrested on charges of online solicitation of a minor following an online sting. More
November 18, 2016 -- Houston police have reported that a 24-year-old man recently arrested in the August 24 sexual assault of a 10-year-boy is facing charges. More
November 17, 2016 -- The Texas Department of Public Safety on Thursday celebrated the graduation of 26 cadets from the DPS Command College. More
November 17, 2016 -- Houston Mayor Sylvester Turner today named four nominations to leadership positions in the city, including naming Art Acevedo as his choice for police chief and Samuel Peña as nominee for fire chief. More
November 17, 2016 -- The Harris County Sheriff's Office is seeking information regarding the suspects responsible for the murder of 4-year-old Ava Castillo, and the shooting of her mother and sister. More
November 17, 2016 -- Harris County Attorney Vince Ryan today announced that he has won a court order shutting down a game room in north Houston where a security guard was murdered on November 6. More
November 16, 2016 -- The United States Coast Guard on Tuesday medevaced a 77-year-old man and his dog from a sailboat about 40 miles off Port Aransas. More
November 16, 2016 -- The Harris County Fire Marshal's Office is seeking the public's assistance in identifying persons in connection with the burning of a white Ford truck in the 300 block of River Road on October 9. More
November 16, 2016 -- The Webster Police Department today reported that a suspect was fatally wounded by two Alvin Police Department officers after the suspect pointed a handgun at officers attempting to arrest him. More
November 15, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating Tuesday's shooting of a man at 7000 Bissonnet. More
November 15, 2016 -- Houston police have reported that charges have been filed against a suspect arrested in last Thursday's fatal shooting of one man and the wounding of two others at 6610 West Sam Houston Parkway South. More
November 15, 2016 -- The Texas Department of Public Safety is seeking the public's help in solving the 1992 murder of Natasha Atchley in Shepherd, Texas. More
November 15, 2016 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that Apolinar Aparicio-Mendez has been arrested on capital murder charges in connection with Monday's fatal shooting of two men at 444 Northwest Mall. More
November 15, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating Monday's death of a man at 3900 Mowery. More
November 15, 2016 -- The United States Coast Guard on Monday medevaced an injured woman from a cruise ship off of Galveston. More
November 14, 2016 -- The Galveston Fire Department today reported that six firefighters who were involved in a floor collapse at a fire in the 2300 block of 40th Street have been released from the hospital with minor injuries. More
November 14, 2016 -- Houston police are awaiting autopsy results in the death of a man found Friday at 303 East Rosamond. More
November 14, 2016 -- The Dickinson Police Department , along with VFW Post #6378 and the Dickinson Citizens Police Academy Alumni Association, will host the 2016 Dickinson Community Thanksgiving Dinner on November 19. More
November 14, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating three motor vehicle accidents that occurred over the weekend. More
November 12, 2016 -- Update: The League City Police Department today reported that Irene Gloria Valladares, who was missing since November 4, has been located. More
November 11, 2016 -- The Harris County Sheriff's Office today released video of three teenage male suspects wanted in connection with the October 31 burglary of a home in the 7200 block of Sunlight Lane. More w/Video
November 10, 2016 -- Texas Department of Public Safety Director Steven McCraw has issued statement regarding Veterans Day. More
November 10, 2016 -- The Galveston County Criminal District Attorney's Office will host its 18th Annual Tree of Angels Ceremony on December 6. More
November 10, 2016 -- The Harris County Fire Marshal's Office is seeking the public's help in identifying a suspect seen setting a vehicle on fire in the 1300 block of Beaufort Sea Drive on October 30. More
November 10, 2016 -- The Houston Police Department today released the list of the top ten makes of vehicles reported as stolen during October. More
November 09, 2016 -- Galveston police on Wednesday arrested a former Galveston Independent School District police officer for sexual assault of a student. More
November 09, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating Tuesday's fatal shooting of a man found at 197 Goodson. More
November 08, 2016 -- The United States Coast Guard is conducting a search for an overdue boater last seen approximately 20 miles north of Port Mansfield, Texas. More
November 08, 2016 -- Update: The Houston Fire Department has reported that a fire at 1508 Blodgett Street, in the city's Museum District, is under control. More
November 08, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating today's fatal traffic accident at 11800 North Freeway. More
November 08, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating the fatal shooting of one man and the wounding of another at 9745 Bissonnet on Monday. More
November 08, 2016 -- The Harris County Sheriff's Office today released surveillance video of three suspects wanted in the murder of a 59 year old security guard during an attempted game room robbery on November 6. More w/Video
November 08, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating Monday's fatal shooting of a man at 15218 Buckle Lane. More
November 07, 2016 -- The Harris County District Attorney’s Office has accepted criminal charges against a kindergarten teacher previously assigned to Berry Elementary School following a Houston Independent School District Police investigation into reports that he engaged in inappropriate conduct with a student. More
November 07, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating today's fatal traffic accident at 10100 Katy Freeway. More
November 07, 2016 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that Eric D. Tart has been arrested on intoxicated manslaughter charges in connection with Saturday's fatal traffic accident at 7700 Scott Street. More
November 07, 2016 -- The Harris County Sheriff's Office today reported that Cecil De Wayne McAfee has been arrested on charges of aggravated sexual assault of a juvenile girl in connection with the assault of a 16 year old girl on October 15. More
November 07, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating several incidents that occurred during the weekend, including a shooting incident at 11601 Kirkwood on Saturday. More
November 06, 2016 -- Downtown Galveston was cycle heaven with row after row of all the big name machines, including Harley-Davidson, Honda, Yamaha, Indian, Suzuki, BMW, Polaris, as well as lots of bikes from custom designers. More
November 05, 2016 -- The Houston Police Department is conducting a live emergency drill today at an office building at 1600 Smith Street. More
November 04, 2016 -- Houston police on Friday arrested a 26-year-old in connection with a fatal stabbing of a man found at 1203 Lovett Boulevard. More
November 04, 2016 -- The United States Coast Guard on Friday medevaced a man approximately 19 miles east of Venice, Louisiana. More
November 04, 2016 -- The Galveston County District Attorney's Office has announced that Marvin Ray August, 41, on Thursday was sentenced to 50 years in prison for possession of a controlled substance with intent to deliver. More
November 04, 2016 -- The Harris County Sheriff's Office today reported that two suspects have been arrested on drugs and weapons charges after deputies responded to a disturbance call in the 900 block of Cypress Station Drive on Thursday. More
November 04, 2016 -- The Harris County Fire Marshal's Office today announced that Kymier Fraizer has been arrested on arson charges in connection with the October 7 fire at a Goodwill Store at 330 West FM 1960. More
November 04, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating Thursday's fatal shooting of a man found at 2600 Telephone Road. More
November 04, 2016 -- Port Arthur Fire and Police Department emergency crews today responded to an incident involving two individuals trapped in a tank at 1050 Highway 365. More
November 04, 2016 -- The Texas Department of Public Safety toady issued a statement regarding a potential terror threat in Texas. More
November 04, 2016 -- The Houston Police Department today released surveillance video of a suspect wanted for questioning in the August 24 sexual assault of a minor at 11331 Airline Drive. More w/Video
November 04, 2016 -- The Houston Police Department today released a composite sketch of a suspect wanted in connection with a kidnapping incident that occurred at 7600 Tidwell Road on October 18. More
November 04, 2016 -- The American Civil Liberties Union on Thursday issued a comment regarding a request by the Harris County Sheriff's Office to extend a variance to bed capacities at the Harris County jail. More
November 04, 2016 -- The American Civil Liberties Union on Thursday announced that it has filed a lawsuit against the City of Santa Fe on claims the city jails impoverished individuals for low-level offenses. More
November 03, 2016 -- The Galveston County District Attorney's Office on Thursday announced that Mark Anthony Martino, 58, was sentenced to ten years probation for aggravated assault with a deadly weapon. More
November 03, 2016 -- The City of Houston today responded to a gas leak at the intersection of Genesee and Dennis streets. More
November 03, 2016 -- The Harris County Fire Marshal's Office today reported that Cristian Sanchez has been arrested in connection with setting a vehicle on fire in the 4400 block of West Cypress Villas on October 29. More
November 03, 2016 -- The La Porte Police Department on Wednesday arrested two suspects after an investigation resulted in police intercepting a drug transport being delivered into the city. More
November 03, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating today's fatal traffic accident at 12500 Northwest Freeway. More
November 02, 2016 -- The Texas Department of Public Safety has announced the arrest of Albert Isaiah Christopher, 39, a Texas 10 Most Wanted Sex Offender. More
November 01, 2016 -- Galveston County Criminal District Attorney Jack Roady on Tuesday announced that the STRIKE Program – a county wide drunk driving investigation and enforcement program – is in place and active for the upcoming Lone Star Rally weekend. More
November 01, 2016 -- Houston police have arrested a suspect charged in 10 robberies of businesses in southeast Houston between July 27 and September 4, 2016. More
November 01, 2016 -- The Harris County Sheriff's Office today reported that a suspect has been arrested and apprehended in Monday's fatal shooting of a woman at 10410 Fire Sage Drive. More
November 01, 2016 -- The Harris County Fire Marshal's Office on Monday released photos and video of a suspect wanted in connection with a vehicle fire in the 4400 block of West Cypress Villas in Spring, Texas on Saturday. More
November 01, 2016 -- The Texas Department of Public Safety today announced that the reward for information leading to the capture of Jaime Gonzalez, a fugitive on the state's most wanted list, has been increased to $10,000. More
November 01, 2016 -- Jefferson County Go Texan will host its "Rally Round the Badge" event, a free luncheon for law enforcement, on Friday at the Lamar Institute of Technology campus. More
October 31, 2016 -- The Texas Department of Public Safety has added Albert Isaiah Christopher, 39, to the Texas 10 Most Wanted Sex Offenders list, and a cash reward up to $3,000 is now being offered for information leading to his capture. More
October 31, 2016 -- The United States Coast Guard today medevaced a man from a tanker ship about 15 miles off Galveston. More
October 31, 2016 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that Alvaro Javier Hidalgo has been arrested on charges of aggravated robbery in connection with at least nine robberies in which he impersonated a police officer. More
October 31, 2016 -- The Harris County Sheriff's Office today released video of a suspect involved in the October 15 sexual assault of a child in the Channelview area. More w/Video
October 31, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating several incidents that occurred during the weekend, including Saturday's fatal shooting of one man and wounding of another at 8500 Broadway. More
October 31, 2016 -- The Galveston County District Attorney's Office today reported that Shirley Ann Fanuiel, a former member of the La Marque Independent School District Board of Trustees, has been found guilty on felony charges of theft from an elderly person. More
October 31, 2016 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that David O'Neal Jones has been arrested on drunk driving charges in connection with Sunday's fatal traffic accident at 900 McCarty. More
October 28, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating today's fatal shooting of a female at 9350 County Creek. More
October 28, 2016 -- The Texas Department of Public Safety has posted safety tips to exercise while celebrating Halloween. More
October 28, 2016 -- The Harris County Sheriff's Office today released surveillance video of two suspects wanted in connection with Wednesday's robbery of a Kroger Supermarket at 13133 Veterans Memorial Drive. More w/Video
October 28, 2016 -- The Federal Bureau of Investigation, in observance of Cyber Security Awareness Month, has issued tips to secure devices against cyber attacks. More
October 27, 2016 -- The Houston Firefighters’ Relief and Retirement Fund has announced that it was recently recognized in the American Investment Council's annual ranking of large public pension funds' private equity returns. More
October 27, 2016 -- The Sugar Land Police Department today released surveillance video of a vehicle possibly involved in the October 16 drive-by shooting in the 7700 block of Stanwick. More
October 27, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating the death of a man found during the response to a fire at 8200 Broadway. More
October 27, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating Wednesday's fatal shooting of a man at 8701 Town Park Drive. More
October 27, 2016 -- The Brazoria County Fire Marshal's Office on Wednesday warned against outdoor burning due to increased risk of fires. More
October 27, 2016 -- League City police are investigating Wednesday's fatal shooting of a man and woman at a residence in the 200 block of Cay Crossing. More
October 26, 2016 -- The Houston Fire Department is currently investigating Wednesday's apartment fire in Southwest Houston which claimed one life. More
October 26, 2016 -- La Porte Police Department today reported that Francisco Martinez was arrested on theft charges in connection with the recent theft of a truck from a hotel parking lot. More
October 26, 2016 -- The Harris County Fire Marshal's Office is seeking the public's assistance in providing information regarding a fire that occurred at a store at 209 Midway Street. More
October 25, 2016 -- The Harris County Sheriff's Office has reported that District 5 deputies on Monday arrested a 37-year-old man following an hour-long pursuit through the northwestern and northern parts of the county. More
October 25, 2016 -- League City police are investigating an incident today during which a Webster police officer was struck by a vehicle while he was directing traffic in a school zone in the 1200 block of FM 517. More
October 25, 2016 -- The Houston Firefighters' Relief and Retirement Fund on Monday issued a news release regarding the city's proposed pension reform plan. More
October 25, 2016 -- The Harris County Sheriff's Office on Monday released surveillance video of two suspects wanted in connection with a robbery at a store in the 11100 block of Aldine Westfield Road. More w/Video
October 25, 2016 -- The Galveston Police Department on Monday issued a news release regarding Sunday's fatal stabbing of a man in the 4200 block of Avenue S. More
October 24, 2016 -- The Sugar Land Police Department is searching for a suspect seen on video stealing tools from a garage in the 3100 block of East Hickory Park Circle on September 29. More
October 24, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating today's fatal traffic accident at 7700 Gulf Freeway. More
October 24, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating several incidents that occurred during the weekend, including Friday's fatal shooting of a man found at 2800 Bellevue. More
October 24, 2016 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that Darius Montell Hubbard has been arrested on aggravated assault charges in connection with Friday's shooting of two men and one juvenile at 304 East 39th Street. More
October 24, 2016 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that Qualdro Reyes has been arrested on charges of intoxicated manslaughter in connection with Saturday's fatal traffic accident at 7300 Jensen Drive. More
October 24, 2016 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that aggravated robbery charges have been filed against Rajoun Johnson, a suspect in Saturday's shooting of an off-duty Harris County Precinct 1 deputy constable at 4900 Cavalcade. More
October 22, 2016 -- The Houston Police Department on Friday reported that Lawrence Fox has been arrested on murder charges in connection with the 1986 murder fatal shooting of Randy Erekson. More
October 21, 2016 -- The Texas Attorney General’s Child Exploitation Unit and Fugitive Apprehension Unit recently collaborated with the Rockwall County Sheriff’s Office to arrest eight child predators for Online Solicitation of a Minor, a second degree felony punishable by two to twenty years in prison. More
October 21, 2016 -- The Texas Department of Public Safety has announced that Cruz Alfredo Bazan, 27, a Texas 10 Most Wanted Sex Offender, is now in custody after being arrested Tuesday in Brownsville. More
October 21, 2016 -- The Harris County Sheriff's Office today reported that William Joseph Campbell was arrested on charges of sexual assault of a child and sexual performance of a child. More
October 21, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating Thursday's fatal traffic accident at 1200 North Freeway. More
October 21, 2016 -- The Houston Police Department today announced that preliminary results of the department's $2 million overtime crime reduction initiative shows that the initiative is succeeding. More
October 20, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating Wednesday's fatal shooting of a man at 3746 Southlawn. More
October 19, 2016 -- Houston police continue to investigate an active shooter incident in which HPD, Bellaire Police and West University Place Police officers discharged their duty weapons at a suspect who shot or caused injuries to nine people at 4000 Law Street the morning of September 26. More
October 19, 2016 -- Galveston police are investigating Tuesday's stabbing at the Sandpiper Cove Apartments which claimed the life of a 24-year-old man. More
October 19, 2016 -- Houston Police Department Acting Chief Martha Montalvo today issued a statement regarding a sprinkler malfunction at the department's property room. More
October 19, 2016 -- University of Houston today announced that UH System Chancellor and UH President Renu Khator has been appointed to the United States Department of Homeland Security's Academic Advisory Council. More
October 19, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating Tuesday's fatal traffic accident at 2000 North Loop East. More
October 19, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating Tuesday's fatal traffic accident at 13000 Almeda Road. More
October 19, 2016 -- The Houston Police Department has reported that today's fatal shooting of a robbery suspect at 3800 Lamonte will be referred to a Harris County grand jury. More
October 19, 2016 -- Friendswood police today conducted a search for burglary suspects in the 400 block of East Parkwood Avenue. More
October 18, 2016 -- The Harris County Sheriff's Office Child Abuse Unit has charged a man for shooting a gun in his home while playing a video game on Saturday. More
October 18, 2016 -- La Porte police is seeking the public's help in deterring car break-ins. More
October 18, 2016 -- Houston police have reported that charges have been filed against a suspect in the fatal shooting last March 20 of a woman found at 7320 Holtcamp. More
October 18, 2016 -- The Texas Department of Public Safety is seeking the public's assistance in solving the 1983 murder of Charles Alfred Bates in Balcones Heights, Texas. More
October 18, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating Sunday's shooting of a man at 13700 South Post Oak Boulevard. More
October 17, 2016 -- The Bay Area Council on Drugs and Alcohol has announced that the Southeast Harris County Community Coalition will participate in the tenth National Prescription Drug Take Back Day in Deer Park, Pasadena, and Baytown on October 22. More
October 17, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating several incidents that took place during the weekend, including Saturday's fatal shooting of two men found at 14109 Main Street. More
October 17, 2016 -- The United States Coast Guard is participating in the search for a teen boy missing while swimming at Mustang Island State Park. More
October 17, 2016 -- The United States Coast Guard on Sunday medevaced a man suffering from seizures on a fishing vessel approximately 100 miles off Galveston. More
October 17, 2016 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that Stephen Alan Cook has been charged with intoxicated manslaughter and two counts of intoxicated assault in connection with Saturday's fatal traffic accident at 10900 Southwest Freeway. More
October 14, 2016 -- The Harris County Sheriff's Office has reported that an arrest was made in connection with Friday's armed robbery of a Bank of America located at 13331 S. State Highway 249 and Smilingwood Lane. More
October 14, 2016 -- The League City Police Department on Thursday hosted its annual candlelight vigil in observance of Domestic Violence Awareness Month. More
October 14, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating today's fatal traffic accident at 11400 North Freeway. More
October 14, 2016 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that an off-duty HPD officer discharged his weapon, injuring a suspect at 11603 Riderwood Drive on Thursday. More
October 14, 2016 -- The Southeast Texas Regional Advisory Council recently hosted the 2016 Annual Regional Healthcare Preparedness Coalition Symposium in Galveston. More
October 14, 2016 -- Memorial Hermann Life Flight today announced that Life Flight crew members have trained more than 200 EMS, paramedics, firefighters, SWAT team members and other groups in active shooter situations. More
October 14, 2016 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that Ismael Gonzalez has been charged with aggravated assault against a public servant and evading arrest in connection with Thursday's incident involving shots being fired at Houston police officers during a pursuit at 4000 Redbud. More
October 13, 2016 -- The Texas Department of Public Safety is urging drivers to comply with laws prohibiting the passing of school buses. More
October 13, 2016 -- The United States Coast Guard has provided a third update regarding a diesel spill near South Padre Island. More
October 13, 2016 -- Sugar Land police are searching for a suspect involved in a hit-and-run accident on Monday at Commonwealth Boulebard and Dynasty Place. More
October 13, 2016 -- The United States Coast Guard today provided an update regarding the response to a diesel spill in the Port Isabel Channel near South Padre Island. More
October 13, 2016 -- The Harris County Sheriff's Office today reported that two suspects have been arrested in connection with Tuesday's robbery of a store at 13700 Kuykendahl Road. More
October 13, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating Wednesday's fatal shooting of a man found at 1600 McNeil. More
October 12, 2016 -- Texas Lieutenant Governor Dan Patrick on Wednesday announced a major initiative for the state's first responders. More
October 12, 2016 -- The United States Coast Guard is responding to an oil spill on the Intracoastal Waterway near Port Isabel. More
October 12, 2016 -- The Harris County Sheriff's Office on Tuesday reported that a suspect was arrested on DWI charges in connection with a traffic accident that resulted in the injury of a patrol deputy. More
October 11, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating Tuesday's fatal crash at 5201 North Shepherd Drive. More
October 11, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating last Thursday's shooting of an armed male suspect by a Harris County Sheriff's Office deputy at 1504 Ben Taub Loop. More
October 11, 2016 -- The La Porte Police Department today reported that Steve Szabo was arrested on various charges following a series of crimes that took place on October 5. More
October 11, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating Monday's fatal shooting of a man found at 8200 North Main Street. More
October 10, 2016 -- The Galveston County District Attorney's Office has announced that Aaron Shawn Lindsey, 47, was sentenced to twenty years in prison for felony assault, following a jury trial. More
October 10, 2016 -- The Harris County Sheriff's Office today reported that a suspect has been arrested on drug charges after finding a large amount of illegal drugs at a residents in the 16000 block of Stable Point Lane. More
October 10, 2016 -- The La Porte Police Department today reported that two suspects have been arrested following an investigation into drug activity in the 8500 block of Collingdale Road. More
October 10, 2016 -- The Harris County Fire Marshal's Office on Sunday arrested a man on arson charges in connection with a fire in the 7000 block of Smiling Wood Lane. More
October 10, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating Thursday's fatal shooting of a man at 16134 Bowridge Lane. More
October 10, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating several incidents that took place during the weekend, including Sunday's fatal shooting of a man at 1395 Federal Road. More
October 09, 2016 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that charges have been filed against Marcus Renard Coleman, a suspect wanted in connection with Saturday's shooting of a man at 7600 East Houston Road. More
October 08, 2016 -- The United States Coast Guard is participating in the search for a man who went missing while swimming near South Padre Island. More
October 07, 2016 -- The City of Port Arthur today announced that Port Arthur Fire Department Captains Ricky Bodin and Richard Malone have been deployed to Florida to assist with Hurricane Matthew disaster operations. More
October 07, 2016 -- The Texas Department of Public Safety today reported that Kevin Wayne Matthews, a fugitive on the state's most wanted list, has been apprehended in Houston. More
October 07, 2016 -- The Galveston Police Department today reported that a traffic stop of a motorcycle on Thursday resulted in a high speed chase that ended in a traffic accident at 61st Street and Seawall Boulevard. More
October 07, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating the death of a man found following a fire at 404 Neyland. More
October 07, 2016 -- The League City, Webster and Houston police departments will host prescription and non-prescription drug take back sites in Bay Area Houston on October 22. More
October 07, 2016 -- The United States Coast Guard is preparing to assist areas impacted by Hurricane Matthew. More
October 07, 2016 -- The Harris County Fire Marshal's Office today reported that Donald Jarmon has been arrested on arson charges for attempting to start a fire in his home. More
October 07, 2016 -- The Houston Fire Department on Thursday responded to a house fire at 400 Neyland. More
October 07, 2016 -- The United States Coast Guard on Thursday performed rescues from sinking boats off the coast of Kemah and Corpus Christi. More
October 07, 2016 -- The Houston Fire Department today advised that a mass casualty simulation exercise is being conducted at the Michael E. DeBakey High School for Health Professions at 3100 Shenandoah Street. More
October 06, 2016 -- The Texas Department of Public Safety today announced that a reward of $3,000 is being offered for information leading to the capture of Monroe Hernandez, a fugitive on the state's most wanted sex offender list. More
October 06, 2016 -- The League City Police Department will host a candlelight vigil on October 13 as part of Domestic Violence Awareness Month. More
October 06, 2016 -- The La Porte Police Department issued a news release regarding Tuesday's National Night Out event. More
October 06, 2016 -- Shoreacres Police Chief Tory Harrison thanked the Shoreacres community for a successful National Night Out event on Tuesday. More
October 06, 2016 -- The University Area Association in Galveston was one of several neighborhoods in the city to celebrate National Night Out on Tuesday. More
October 05, 2016 -- The American Red Cross and its partners are planning to install a record 45,000 smoke alarms across the country in October. More
October 05, 2016 -- The Harris County Sheriff's Office's Financial Crimes Unit is seeking a 36-year-old woman suspected of credit card abuse. More
October 05, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating the death of a man following a fire that took place on Tuesday at 7819 Cullen. More
October 05, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating Tuesday's fatal traffic accident at 1900 Commerce Street. More
October 04, 2016 -- The Texas Department of Public Safety has added Kevin Wayne Matthews, 49, to the Texas 10 Most Wanted Fugitives list. More
October 04, 2016 -- The Harris County Sheriff's Office today reported that Timothy Caston was arrested on aggravated assault charges in connection with the shooting of four people, including two children. More
October 04, 2016 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that Julio Antonio Hernandez-Faced has been arrested on murder charges in connection with Sunday's fatal shooting of a man at 7600 Bintliff. More
October 04, 2016 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that Kenneth Seastrunk has been arrested on capital murder charges in connection with the September 24 fatal shooting of a man at 14855 Estrellita Drive. More
October 03, 2016 -- The United States Coast Guard on Monday medevaced a man from a ship off Brownsville. More
October 03, 2016 -- The United States Coast Guard is participating in a search for a man who went missing after his boat capsized near Willow Lake in Louisiana. More
October 03, 2016 -- The Houston Independent School District today issued a statement regarding terroristic threat charges filed against a student in connection with threats made against a Houston school on social media. More
October 03, 2016 -- The Houston Independent School District today reported that police with the school district are monitoring social media posts making non-specific threats against several schools. More
October 03, 2016 -- The Texas Department of Public Safety today announced that an $8,000 reward is being offered for information leading to the capture of Juan Carlos Pena, a fugitive on the state's most wanted list. More
October 03, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating several incidents that occurred during the weekend, including Saturday's death of a man found in a bayou near 100 North Freeway. More
October 02, 2016 -- The Dickinson Police Department today responded to a fatal vehicle accident in the 1100 block of Hughes Road. More
September 30, 2016 -- Houston police have reported that one of the four men shot last Friday at 6900 Apache Street has died. More
September 30, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating today's fatal traffic accident at 6000 North Freeway. More
September 30, 2016 -- The Texas Department of Public Safety is seeking the public's assistance in solving the 1991 murder of Harris County Sheriff's Deputy Roxyann Allee. More
September 30, 2016 -- The Houston Police Department today released a surveillance photo of a suspect wanted in connection with 10 robberies of businesses in Southeast Houston between July 27 and September 4. More
September 29, 2016 -- The United States Coast Guard has reported that a good Samaritan on Thursday rescued a 70-year-old man after his Hobie Cat sailboat capsized with he and his son aboard about one mile off Sunny Beach in Galveston. More
September 29, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating Wednesday's fatal shooting of a male that occurred at 1414 South Dairy Ashford. More
September 29, 2016 -- The Harris County Sheriff's Office today released video of a man and woman suspected of stealing several vehicles from a dealership in north Harris County. More w/Video
September 29, 2016 -- Texas State Senator John Whitmire today announced his intention to introduce legislation to require schools to educate children on how to interact with law enforcement when they are stopped for a traffic violation or detained. More
September 29, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating Wednesday's fatal shooting of a man at 12220 Beamer Road. More
September 29, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating the fatal shooting of a man found at 2800 Woodland Park on Wednesday. More
September 28, 2016 -- The Texas Department of Public Safety today reported that Charles Simpson of Houston has been added to the state's most wanted sex offenders list. More
September 28, 2016 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that Marvin Wallace Martin, III, a suspect who fired shots at police during a vehicle pursuit on September 19, died from a self-inflicted gunshot wound. More
September 27, 2016 -- La Porte police recently arrested two men in connection with a series of motor vehicle burglaries on the city's east side. More
September 27, 2016 -- The Galveston County District Attorney's Office today announced that Jeremy Jermaine Sanford has been convicted on charges of aggravated robbery and sentenced to 60 years in prison. More
September 27, 2016 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that Kedrine Lavel Young has been arrested on assault charges in connection with the shooting and wounding of four men at 6900 Apache Street on Friday. More
September 26, 2016 -- Harris County Sheriff Ron Hickman recently visited with veterans in the Harris County Jail. More
September 26, 2016 -- Houston police have learned the identity of a woman found deceased last Thursday at 400 Holmes Road. More
September 26, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating today's fatal shooting of a man at 5555 Gasmer. More
September 26, 2016 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that two suspects have been arrested in the September 17 fatal shooting of a man at 600 West Gulf Bank Road. More
September 26, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating several incidents that occurred during the weekend, including Saturday's fatal shooting of a woman at 4439 Pease. More
September 26, 2016 -- Update: The Houston Fire Department has lifted a shelter in place for a portion of southwest Houston, which was put in place following a shooting incident that occurred in the area this morning. More
September 25, 2016 -- Houston police are seeking the public's assistance in locating Tereso Reyes, a person of interest in Saturday's fatal stabbing of a woman at 5801 North Houston Rosslyn Road. More
September 23, 2016 -- Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton on Friday announced the conviction of 37-year-old John David Payne to life imprisonment for Online Solicitation of a Minor in Montgomery County. More
September 23, 2016 -- The Harris County Sheriff's Office is seeking the public's help in locating a kidnapping suspect and his victim. More
September 23, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating the death of a woman found at 400 Holmes Road on Thursday. More
September 23, 2016 -- The Sugar Land Police Department recently received a donation from the Houston Federal Credit Union to purchase additional bulletproof vests to protect officers from criminals using high-powered rifles. More
September 23, 2016 -- The Harris County Fire Marshal's Office on Thursday reported that a fire at an apartment complex in the 15000 block of Tuckerton had been contained by a fire sprinkler, reducing damage at the apartments. More
September 23, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating a fatal traffic accident that occurred at 18800 Katy Freeway today. More
September 22, 2016 -- United States Coast Guard Sector Corpus Christi members on Wednesday paid tribute to an HU-16 Albatross airplane aircrew lost in the line of duty on September 21, 1973. More
September 22, 2016 -- Harris County Sheriff Ron Hickman today delivered testimony to the Texas House Select Committee on Mental Health regarding the shortage of forensic bed space in state hospitals. More
September 22, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating Wednesday's fatal shooting of a man at 122 East Crosstimbers. More
September 22, 2016 -- The Houston Police Department today released video and photos of two suspects wanted in connection with a robbery on May 21 at 5417 South Braeswood. More w/Video
September 21, 2016 -- Galveston County Criminal District Attorney Jack Roady has been named the 2016 Prosecutor of the Year by the State Bar of Texas Criminal Justice Section. More
September 21, 2016 -- Harris County Sheriff Ron Hickman on Wednesday issued a statement following a joint hearing of the Texas House Committees on Criminal Jurisprudence and County Affairs. More
September 21, 2016 -- The Harris County Sheriff's Office today released photos of three suspects who stole a vehicle on August 5. More
September 21, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating today's fatal shooting of a man found at 11402 Beechnut. More
September 21, 2016 -- The Houston Police Department's Cold Case Unit today reported that Larry Lozano has been arrested on murder charges in connection with the 2001 fatal shooting of a woman at 3000 Bering. More
September 21, 2016 -- Friendswood police are investigating a fatal traffic accident involving a motorcycle that occurred on Tuesday at FM 528 near Bay Area Boulevard. More
September 20, 2016 -- La Porte police has reported that 25-year-old Matthew Patton has since been arrested and charged with two counts of Possession with Intent to Deliver a Controlled Substance. More
September 20, 2016 -- The United States Coast Guard on Tuesday helped two fishermen to safety near the Texas-Louisiana border. More
September 20, 2016 -- The Houston Police Department today released surveillance video of three suspects wanted in an aggravated robbery that took place at 2300 West Sam Houston Parkway North on September 5. More
September 19, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating Friday's fatal crash at 200 North Loop West (North Interstate Highway 610) service road. More
September 19, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating Sunday's fatal shooting of a man found at 6556 Peerless. More
September 19, 2016 -- The Houston Police Department today filed drug charges against two suspects arrested in connection with an ongoing investigation into large-scale distribution of synthetic cannabinoids, or Kush, in the city. More
September 19, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating Saturday's fatal shooting of a man at 600 West Gulf Bank. More
September 19, 2016 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that Veronica Gonzales has been arrested on murder charges in connection with the stabbing death of her mother, Virginia Gonzales. More
September 19, 2016 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that Rogelio Alberto Guardado has been arrested on aggravated assault charges in connection with a September 11 incident at which a woman was struck repeatedly by a vehicle at 6767 Long Drive. More
September 18, 2016 -- The Houston Fire Department today responded to an apartment fire at 3803 Synott. More
September 16, 2016 -- The Harris County Sheriff’s Office Safe Home Task Force needs the public’s help in identifying a Hispanic male suspect wanted for burglarizing a residence in east Harris County. More
September 16, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating Monday's fatal traffic accident at 10000 Algiers. More
September 16, 2016 -- The Houston Police Department today issued a reminder that it will participate in the 33rd Annual National Night Out on October 4. More
September 16, 2016 -- The Missouri City Police Department recently received a grant through the Houston-Galveston Area Council to purchase automated license plate recognition equipment. More
September 16, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating today's fatal traffic accident at 10000 La Porte Freeway. More
September 16, 2016 -- The Harris County Office of Homeland Security & Emergency Management today issued an advisory regarding the formation of Tropical Storm Karl in the Atlantic Ocean. More
September 15, 2016 -- The Harris County Sheriff's Office recently led a regional coalition of Internet Crimes Against Children Task Force agencies in a three-day proactive investigation which resulted in the arrest of online predators. More
September 15, 2016 -- The Harris County Fire Marshal's Office has reported that Daniel Friedman has been charged with arson and insurance fraud for his involvement in a house fire on March 24, 2016. More
September 15, 2016 -- College of the Mainland has announced that it is offering a new pistol defense simulator course. More
September 15, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating today's fatal traffic accident at 100 State Highway 6 South. More
September 15, 2016 -- The Texas Department of Public Safety today reported that Justin Lane Slatton, Jr., a fugitive on the state's most wanted list, has been arrested in San Angelo. More
September 15, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating today's fatal shooting of a woman and wounding of three men found at 16411 Saybrook. More
September 14, 2016 -- The Houston Firefighters’ Relief and Retirement Fund has reported that discussions with the City of Houston on adjustments to the fund's current plan are in progress and no agreement has been reached. More
September 14, 2016 -- The United States Coast Guard and the Matagorda County Sheriff's Department are searching for a man reported missing while swimming near an inlet of East Matagorda Bay. More
September 14, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating Tuesday's fatal shooting of a woman at 5300 South Lake Houston Parkway. More
September 13, 2016 -- Port Arthur police will host its See You at the Station event on September 21. More
September 13, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating Monday's fatal crash at 11500 Mykawa Road. More
September 13, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating Tuesday's fatal crash that occurred at 11800 Galveston Road. More
September 13, 2016 -- The Harris County Office of Homeland Security & Emergency Management today issued an advisory regarding Tropical Storm Ian, which poses no threat to the Texas coast. More
September 13, 2016 -- United States Customs and Border Protection has announced that Roderick Hudson has been selected to serve as CBP Port Director for the Area Port of Houston/Galveston Seaport. More
September 12, 2016 -- The Harris County Fire Marshal's Office on Saturday made an arrest in connection with a house fire in the 14000 block of Bonham Street. More
September 12, 2016 -- Galveston College is hosting public forums regarding the new campus carry gun law, with the first forum to be held on Wednesday. More
September 12, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating several incidents that occurred during the weekend, including Sunday's fatal shooting of a man at 12600 Dunlap. More
September 12, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating Sunday's assault of a woman at 6767 Long Drive. More
September 11, 2016 -- The United States Coast Guard today provided an update on the continuing response to an oil discharge near Bay Long, Louisiana. More
September 10, 2016 -- The United States Coast Guard today provided an update regarding response to an oil discharge near Bay Long, Louisiana. More
September 10, 2016 -- The Harris County Sheriff’s Office Robbery division investigators have arrested and charged three men with aggravated robbery with a deadly weapon stemming from a home invasion in west Harris County. More
September 09, 2016 -- The City of Galveston will host its "National Night Out" event on October 4. More
September 09, 2016 -- The Harris County Sheriff's Office today reported that Eric Pleasant has been arrested on murder charges in connection with Thursday's fatal shooting in the 4700 block of FM 1960. More
September 09, 2016 -- The Texas Department of Public Safety today reported that John Albert Gover, a fugitive on the state's most wanted sex offenders list, has been captured. More
September 09, 2016 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that Bobby Bell, also known as Bobby Clarence Wooten, has been arrested on murder charges in connection with the September 4 shooting of a woman at 2400 Staples. More
September 09, 2016 -- The Houston Firefighters' Relief and Retirement Fund today announced that an appeals court denied a petition by the City of Houston to declare a statute governing the firefighters' pension declared unconstitutional. More
September 09, 2016 -- The United States Coast Guard today provided an update on efforts to respond to an oil discharge near Bay Long, Louisiana. More
September 09, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating Thursday's fatal shooting of a man at 10010 Green Fork. More
September 09, 2016 -- The United States Coast Guard on Thursday assisted a man whose kayak had overturned 10 miles northeast of Freeport. More
September 08, 2016 -- The Texas Department of Public Safety has called on Texans to remain vigilant regarding potential crime and terrorist activity as the 15th anniversary of the 9/11 terror attacks approaches. More
September 08, 2016 -- The Federal Bureau of Investigation's Houston office today announced that a $5,000 cash reward is being offered for information leading to the identification and arrest of a suspect wanted in the robbery of a bank at 2714 Smith in Houston. More
September 08, 2016 -- La Porte Police Department today reported that two suspects were arrested on prostitution charges and a petition issued to revoke the business permit of a day spa located in the 1300 block of West Fairmont Parkway following an investigation concerning violations of the city's ordinances. More
September 08, 2016 -- The Galveston County Sheriff's Office on Wednesday reported that Galveston County Crime Stoppers and CenterPoint Energy are offering a $25,000 reward for information on a power line pole vandalized near Santa Fe High School, which caused the death of Mason Curlee in August. More
September 08, 2016 -- The United States Coast Guard today reported that it is participating in the response to an oil discharge that occurred near Bay Long, Louisiana on Monday when a subcontractor tracked over a pipeline with a marsh excavator. More
September 08, 2016 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that Robert Riles has been arrested on murder charges in connection with the fatal shooting of a man at 220 Cartersville. More
September 07, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating today's fatal hit-and-run crash at 6900 Southwest Freeway. More
September 07, 2016 -- The Sugar Land Police Department today released a sketch of one of two suspects in an August 29 home invasion in the 4600 block of Summer Lakes. More
September 07, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating Tuesday's fatal shooting of a woman at 12103 Creekhurst Drive. More
September 07, 2016 -- The Houston Police Department today released a composite sketch of a suspect wanted in the May 5 fatal shooting of a man at 3447 Unity Drive. More
September 06, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating Monday's death of man following an apparent medical episode at 61 Riesner Street More
September 06, 2016 -- The United States Coast Guard has advised that the Houston Ship Channel has been re-opened following a fuel spill and fire from a tanker vessel. More w/Video
September 06, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating the death of a man found at 3300 Chimney Rock today. More
September 06, 2016 -- The Dickinson Police Department has announced that it will participate in National Night Out events on October 4. More
September 06, 2016 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that Aaron John Dancoe has been arrested on intoxicated manslaughter charges in connection with Sunday's fatal traffic accident at 2500 State Highway 6 South. More
September 06, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating several incidents that occurred during the Labor Day holiday weekend, including Monday's fatal shooting of one man and wounding of another at 5920 Bellaire Boulevard. More
September 06, 2016 -- The United States Coast Guard today reported that the Houston Ship Channel was closed to all traffic for 1 mile southwest of the Battleship Texas State Historic site due to response to leaked fuel oil from a ship in the channel. More
September 05, 2016 -- The United States Coast Guard today assisted six adults and two children off their boat, which had been grounded near Eagle Point. More
September 05, 2016 -- The United States Coast Guard today rescued two men from a sinking boat 6 miles off the coast of Galveston. More
September 05, 2016 -- The United States Coast Guard on Sunday rescued four adults and a 2-year-old boy after they drifted from their boat while swimming near Bolivar Peninsula. More
September 05, 2016 -- The United States Coast Guard on Sunday rescued three people from a capsized boat near the Queen Isabella Causeway. More
September 02, 2016 -- Harris County Sheriff’s Office Child Abuse Unit investigators have arrested and charged 47-year-old Cepeda Drake for the continuous sexual assault of a minor family member over a period of several years. More
September 02, 2016 -- Houston police have reported that 33-year-old Mario Lyndell Criss is charged with aggravated robbery-serious bodily injury for his role in the death of Warren Bryan Hart, 43. More
September 02, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating the death of a man found on Thursday at 10280 Windmill Lakes. More
September 02, 2016 -- Sugar Land police on Thursday released a surveillance video of a woman stealing a wallet from another woman inside a store at 16734 Southwest Freeway. More
September 02, 2016 -- The Houston Fire Department today provided safety tips for avoiding fires during the Labor Day holiday weekend. More
September 02, 2016 -- The United States Coast Guard today reported that it has mobilized resources and personnel to respond to Hurricane Hermine, which struck the Florida Gulf Coast. More
September 01, 2016 -- Galveston County Criminal District Attorney Jack Roady on Thursday announced that law enforcement agencies across Galveston County will be working together to conduct No Refusal Operations for the upcoming Labor Day Weekend. More
September 01, 2016 -- Houston police has reported that 35-year-old Jeffery Michael Stegall is charged in the fatal shooting of his brother. More
September 01, 2016 -- Galveston County Criminal District Attorney Jack Roady on Thursday announced that a local grand jury has returned two indictments against William Lewis Reece for the 1997 murders of Laura Smither and Jessica Cain. More
September 01, 2016 -- The United States Coast Guard today urged mariners and members of the maritime community to prepare for Tropical Storm Hermine to make landfall along the Florida Gulf Coast. More
September 01, 2016 -- The Texas Department of Public Safety today announced that the reward for information leading to the arrest of Justin Lane Slatton, Jr., a fugitive on the state's most wanted list, has been increased to $12,500. More
September 01, 2016 -- The Houston Fire Department today announced that it has received re-accreditation status with the Commission on Fire Accreditation International. More
September 01, 2016 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that Michael Ratliff has been arrested on charges of capital murder in connection with the fatal shooting of his 14-year-old daughter and his wife. More
August 31, 2016 -- Harris County Sheriff’s Office Child Abuse Unit investigators have charged 19-year-old Kevin Enrique Mejia with aggravated sexual assault of a child. More
August 31, 2016 -- The Harris County Sheriff's Office has issued a response to claims from a Houston attorney that it destroyed video evidence showing an inmate who perished from meningitis in his final days. More
August 31, 2016 -- La Porte police is seeking the public's help in locating 40-year-old Ryan Harrison, who was recently charged with auto burglary. More
August 31, 2016 -- The United States Coast Guard today rescued two boaters after their vessel flipped over near an island in Galveston Bay. More
August 31, 2016 -- The Galveston County Health District today encouraged families to recognize September as National Preparedness Month and develop an emergency plan and kit. More
August 31, 2016 -- The Texas Department of Public Safety will conduct enhanced patrols to enforce traffic safety during the Labor Day holiday weekend. More
August 30, 2016 -- The Galveston Police Department is investigating an abduction and sexual assault that took place on August 28 at 4015 Avenue Q. More
August 30, 2016 -- The Harris County Sheriff's Office today reported that three suspects have been arrested on drug charges following a raid of three homes in the east area of Harris County. More
August 30, 2016 -- The Harris County Office of Homeland Security & Emergency Management today reminded residents that September is National Preparedness Month, and that the county offers its free ReadyHarris mobile app to help residents build a preparedness plan. More
August 30, 2016 -- The United States Navy on Monday held a decommissioning ceremony for the USS Houston, a Los Angeles-class fast-attack submarine that provided 33 years of services. More
August 30, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating today's fatal traffic accident that occurred at 1400 North Interstate Highway 610. More
August 30, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating Monday's fatal shooting of a man at 13201 Northwest Freeway. More
August 29, 2016 -- The Texas Department of Public Safety today reported that Robert Charles Willis, a fugitive on the state's most wanted sex offenders list, has been apprehended. More
August 29, 2016 -- The Sugar Land Police Department today reported that Charles L. Wood, has entered a guilty plea in the September 14, 2015 robbery of a bank in Sugar Land, one of several bank robberies he had confessed to committing. More
August 29, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating today's fatal traffic accident at 3500 Genoa Red Bluff Road. More
August 29, 2016 -- The Texas A&M Forest Service today announced that it is accepting applications for grant funds to conduct prescribed burning for landowners. More
August 29, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating Sunday's fatal shooting of a man found at 12213 White Cap Lane. More
August 29, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating several incidents that took place during the weekend, including Sunday's fatal shooting of a man at 1215 Falcon Street. More
August 29, 2016 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that two suspects have been arrested on robbery charges in connection with Saturday's robbery attempt and incident involving an exchange of gunfire at 7500 Bellaire Boulevard. More
August 27, 2016 -- The Houston Fire Department today responded to a three-alarm apartment fire at 5555 Gasmer. More
August 26, 2016 -- The Galveston County Sheriff's Office is investigating the death of 19-year-old Mason Curlee, who was found deceased Thursday near the 1600 block of Highway 6 in Santa Fe. More
August 26, 2016 -- The Houston Mayor's Office today issued a news release regarding a Response Time and Staffing Analysis Model of the Houston Fire Department. More
August 26, 2016 -- Houston Mayor Sylvester Turner today held a news conference regarding the release of a study of the Houston Fire Department's response time and staffing analysis model. More
August 26, 2016 -- Houston police today released surveillance video of four suspects wanted in the April 30 robbery of a store at 4904 Airline. More w/Video
August 26, 2016 -- The La Porte Police Department will host a Rape Aggression Defense training course in October. More
August 26, 2016 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that two suspects have been arrested on capital murder charges in connection with the May 3 fatal shooting of a man at 1511 Wirt Road. More
August 26, 2016 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that Kenneth Michael Dunn has been arrested on murder charges in connection with Wednesday's fatal stabbing of a woman found at 2459 South Braeswood. More
August 25, 2016 -- Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton on Thursday announced the arrest of 38-year-old Kevin Scott Burke on Tuesday for five counts of Possession of Child Pornography. More
August 25, 2016 -- Harris County Attorney Vince Ryan today announced that he has obtained a court order against a Bissonnet Corridor hotel to put a stop to human trafficking and prostitution on the property. More
August 25, 2016 -- The Federal Bureau of Investigation is seeking college students as recruits for its Honors Internship Program. More
August 25, 2016 -- The Texas Department of Public Safety on Wednesday announced that a $5,000 reward is being offered for information leading to the capture of Robert Charles Willis, a fugitive on the state's most wanted sex offender list. More
August 24, 2016 -- The City of Galveston has reported that the Galveston Beach Patrol on Tuesday recovered an adult male body from the water at 37th and Seawall Boulevard. More
August 24, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating Tuesday's fatal shooting of a woman found at 10000 Downs Lane. More
August 24, 2016 -- The Harris County Fire Marshal's Office has ruled that Tuesday's fire at a CenterPoint Substation in the 12000 block of Grant Road was accidental. More
August 24, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating Tuesday's fatal shooting of a juvenile male and the wounding of another at 800 Majestic. More
August 24, 2016 -- The Houston-Galveston Area Council today announced that 16 regional law enforcement agencies will participate in conducting Regional DWI Task Force operations throughout Labor Day to reduce drunk driving. More
August 23, 2016 -- The City of Missouri City will join other cities in celebrating National Night Out on October 4. More
August 23, 2016 -- The Sugar Land Police Department today released a photo of a man who answered a video call on a phone that was stolen on Saturday. More
August 23, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating Monday's fatal traffic accident at 700 West 43rd Street. More
August 23, 2016 -- The Texas Department of Public Safety today reported that Johnny Garcia, a fugitive on the state's most wanted list, has been apprehended in San Antonio. More
August 23, 2016 -- The Houston Fire Department today responded to an apartment fire at 2520 Winrock. More
August 22, 2016 -- The La Porte Police Department today reported that an accidental gun discharge on Friday, which resulted in the death of a man in the 9700 block of Wilmont Road, has been ruled as manslaughter. More
August 22, 2016 -- The Gulf of Mexico Fishery Management Council recently presented Sergeant Nicholas Guillory with the Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries Enforcement Division with the 2015 Law Enforcement Officer of the Year award. More
August 22, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating several incidents that took place during the weekend, including Sunday's fatal shooting of a woman at 9600 Braeburn Glen Boulevard. More
August 22, 2016 -- The Houston Police Department today released surveillance video of a suspect wanted in the July 25 attempted burglary of a business at 9889 Harwin. More
August 20, 2016 -- The Houston Fire Department on Friday responded to a house fire at 9425 Greenwillow. More
August 19, 2016 -- The Texas Department of Public Safety today commissioned 95 men and women as Highway Patrol Troopers. More
August 19, 2016 -- The League City Police Department on Thursday arrested a man on charges of Injury to a Child after officers found a 6 year old child with injuries during a traffic stop. More
August 19, 2016 -- Update: The Houston Police Department today reported that Raymond Jackson has been arrested and charged with murder in connection with Thursday's death of a man at 9100 Mykawa. More
August 18, 2016 -- The Greater Houston Area Chapter of the American Red Cross has created a virtual call center to help support the effort of answering thousands of calls per day from flood-stricken Louisiana residents. More
August 18, 2016 -- Update: Houston police have reported that charges have been filed against a suspect arrested in the fatal stabbing of a man at 8600 Mesa about 11:30 a.m. on August 11. More
August 18, 2016 -- Investigators with the Harris County Fire Marshal's Office on Wednesday were called to assist Cy-Fair Volunteer Fire Department with a three-alarm fire at the Yorktown Crossing Apartments in the 15000 block of Yorktown Crossing Parkway. More
August 18, 2016 -- The Harris County Sheriff's Office today issued a statement regarding an August 14 incident during which a deputy fired a weapon at a canine while responding to a report of a terroristic threat involving a firearm in the 5100 block of Sprey Drive. More
August 18, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating Wednesday's fatal traffic accident at 13700 Scarsdale. More
August 18, 2016 -- The United States Coast Guard today provided an update on its ongoing response to flooding in Baton Rouge, Louisiana. More
August 17, 2016 -- United States Northern Command is providing Department of Defense support to the Federal Emergency Management Agency, tribal, state and local response efforts due to the severe weather and flooding in Louisiana. More
August 17, 2016 -- The Sugar Land Police Department today released surveillance video of a suspect wanted in connection with the robbery of a man who had met the suspect to sell merchandise as arranged through a Craigslist advertisement. More
August 17, 2016 -- Harris County Tax Assessor-Collector Mike Sullivan today joined Harris County Sheriff Ron Hickman and Billy Frank of Clear Lake Infiniti to help stop a Craigslist scam involving sales of stolen vehicles. More
August 17, 2016 -- Houston police are seeking the public's help in locating three suspects wanted for firing shots at an HPD officer at 1700 Seaspray on Tuesday. More
August 17, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating Tuesday's fatal shooting of a man found at 2600 Westhollow. More
August 16, 2016 -- The United States Coast Guard has provided an update on its continuing response to flooding in Baton Rouge, Louisiana. More
August 16, 2016 -- The Texas Department of Transportation on Tuesday launched its "Plan While You Can" campaign in an effort to promote sober rides during the upcoming Labor Day Weekend. More w/ Video
August 16, 2016 -- Houston police are awaiting autopsy results in the death of a woman found Sunday at 10555 Fondren Road More
August 16, 2016 -- The Texas Department of Public Safety today reported that a $7,500 reward is being offered for information leading to the capture of Johnny Garcia, a fugitive on the state's most wanted list. More
August 16, 2016 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that the fatal stabbing of a man at 1350 Greens Parkway will be referred to a Harris County grand jury. More
August 16, 2016 -- The Texas Department of Public Safety is seeking the public's assistance in solving the 1992 murder of Manuel Galindo in Midland, Texas. More
August 16, 2016 -- The United States Coast Guard today provided an update regarding rescue efforts in Baton Rouge, Louisiana. More
August 15, 2016 -- Houston Mayor Sylvester Turner has announced the appointment of Marc Eichenbaum as the City's Special Assistant to the Mayor for Homeless Initiatives. More
August 15, 2016 -- Greater Harris County 9-1-1 Emergency Network (GHC 9-1-1) wants to notify business owners about a new law requiring owners of multi-line telephone systems (MLTS) in Texas to provide direct-dial access to 9-1-1 without having to dial an additional digit such as 9 first before getting an outside line. More
August 15, 2016 -- The Harris County Sheriff's Office is seeking the public's assistance in locating Simon Gerard Adams, a suspect wanted in connection with the assault of a female. More
August 15, 2016 -- The Sugar Land Police Department is accepting applications for the 58th session of its Citizens Police Academy. More
August 15, 2016 -- The United States Coast Guard has provided video of Coast Guard pilot accounts of rescues and experiences during flooding in Baton Rouge, Louisiana this weekend. More w/Video
August 15, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating a fatal auto-pedestrian crash that occurred today at 6600 Tarnef. More
August 15, 2016 -- The Sugar Land Police Department will conduct enhanced operations targeting drunk driving beginning August 19 and continuing through the Labor Day holiday weekend. More
August 15, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating Thursday's fatal stabbing of a man at 8600 Mesa. More
August 15, 2016 -- The United States Coast Guard today is continuing its response to flooding in Baton Rouge. More
August 15, 2016 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that Orlando Alexis Fortoso has been arrested on intoxicated manslaughter charges in connection with Sunday's fatal traffic accident at 2700 South Gessner. More
August 15, 2016 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that Sheborah Latrice Thomas has been arrested in the death of her two children at 3011 Tierwester on Friday. More
August 14, 2016 -- The United States Coast Guard reported that it has rescued 53 people and assisted other agencies in rescuing another 766 in distress due to flooding in the Baton Rouge, Louisiana area today. More
August 14, 2016 -- Harris County Homeland Security & Emergency Management has issued an advisory regarding a flash flood watch issued for the county through 7 p.m. More
August 14, 2016 -- The United States Coast Guard conducted rescues of several people in distress due to flooding in the area Baton Rouge, Louisiana on Saturday night. More w/Video
August 13, 2016 -- The La Porte Police Department today reported that an undercover investigation resulted in a large seizure of drugs and three arrests. More
August 12, 2016 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that Tre'vaun Powers, a third suspect in the October 18 fatal shooting of a man found at 9801 Meadowglen Lane, has been arrested on murder charges. More
August 12, 2016 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that Darrell Aliniece has been arrested on murder charges in connection with the September 26, 2015 fatal shooting of one man and wounding of two others at 3352 Old Spanish Trail. More
August 12, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating Thursday's fatal shooting of a man at 8918 Bissonet. More
August 11, 2016 -- The Harris County Sheriff's Office today reported that three suspects have been arrested following an investigation into fraud involving a credit card app. More
August 11, 2016 -- The Galveston County District Attorney's Office today announced that James Larry Cosby has been sentenced to life in prison in connection with the 2014 murders of his daughter and her partner. More
August 11, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating the death of a man found at 1900 Noble today. More
August 11, 2016 -- The Harris County Sheriff's Office today reported that Craig Porter has been sentenced to life in prison in connection with the 2002 murder of Cherita Thurman. More
August 11, 2016 -- The Texas Department of Public Safety today reported that Jerry Wayne Adaway, a fugitive on the state's most wanted sex offender list, has been apprehended in Houston. More
August 10, 2016 -- The Harris County Sheriff's Office is seeking the public's assistance in identifying a suspect wanted for inappropriately touching a 12-year-old female at a retail store. More
August 10, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating Tuesday's fatal traffic accident at 14800 Gulf Freeway. More
August 09, 2016 -- The Houston Fire Department today responded to a warehouse fire at 9400 Ronda Lane. More
August 09, 2016 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that Derrick Patterson has been arrested on murder charges in connection with the July 31 fatal shooting of a man at 5000 Bennington. More
August 09, 2016 -- The Harris County Sheriff's Office on Monday reported that a detention officer with the department recently saved a woman attempting to jump off the San Jacinto Street bridge. More
August 09, 2016 -- Brazoria County Commissioners Court has issued a 90-day burn ban effective August 10 for the unincorporated areas of the county. More
August 08, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating Saturday's fatal shooting of a man found at 6223 Gulfton. More
August 08, 2016 -- The Harris County Fire Marshal's Office and Harris County Emergency Services District 29 today announced the launch of a new community risk reduction program to mitigate fire risks. More
August 08, 2016 -- The Houston Police Department today released surveillance video of a vehicle believed to have been used in a robbery at 105 Evergreen on July 29. More w/Video
August 08, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating several incidents that occurred during the weekend, including Sunday's fatal shooting of a man at 4419 June. More
August 08, 2016 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that Demarcus West has been arrested on murder charges in connection with the July 31 fatal shooting of a man at 6604 Madrid. More
August 06, 2016 -- The La Porte Police Department today reported that a suspect has been arrested on drug charges after a search of a residence in the 2000 block of Sens Road on Wednesday. More
August 05, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating Thursday's fatal shooting of a man found at 9601 West Montgomery. More
August 05, 2016 -- The La Porte Police Department today reported that a suspect was arrested on motor theft charges in connection with a stolen truck at North 16th Street on Tuesday. More
August 05, 2016 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that Jose Martinez has been charged with two counts of aggravated assault against a public servant, as well as felony evasion and weapons charges, in connection with an incident at 6300 Airline on Thursday. More
August 05, 2016 -- The United States Coast Guard on Thursday rescued a couple after their boat crashed into a mile marker in Baffin Bay. More
August 04, 2016 -- The Sugar Land Police Department recently received a donation of new badges from the Sugar Land Police Academy Alumni Association. More
August 04, 2016 -- The Harris County Sheriff's Office today reported that Steven Stones, an employee of Harris County's Office of Court Management, was arrested on child pornography charges. More
August 04, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating Wednesday's fatal traffic accident at 3700 Jeanetta. More
August 04, 2016 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that two suspects have been arrested in connection with the theft and illegal export of more than 100 vehicles from the Houston area. More
August 04, 2016 -- The Sugar Land Police Department today released surveillance video of a suspect wanted in connection with the burglary of a home in the 3300 block of Big Horn Court. More
August 03, 2016 -- The Galveston County District Attorney's Office has announced that 54-year-old Riku Melartin was sentenced to 11 years imprisonment for bribery. More
August 03, 2016 -- The Houston Fire Department today responded to a three-alarm fire at two apartment buildings at 5333 Richmond. More
August 03, 2016 -- The Harris County Sheriff's Office is seeking the public's help in identifying suspects responsible for the April 20 shooting death of Hiram Vaughn, Jr. More
August 02, 2016 -- Houston police are awaiting autopsy results in the death of a man found deceased Tuesday at 6300 Westpark. More
August 02, 2016 -- The Harris County Sheriff's Office today announced that, due to upcoming maintenance, visitation hours will be temporarily shortened at the Harris County Jail. More
August 02, 2016 -- Sugar Land police are searching for three suspects who stole merchandise from the JC Penney store at 16529 Southwest Freeway on July 2. More
August 02, 2016 -- The Harris County Sheriff's Office is seeking the public's assistance in identifying three suspects wanted in the fatal shooting of Javier Alonso on July 14. More
August 02, 2016 -- Houston police today are investigating a fatal traffic accident at 500 Bay Area Boulevard. More
August 02, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating Sunday's fatal shooting of a man at 5000 Bennington. More
August 02, 2016 -- Missouri City Police Chief Mike Berezin recently attended the White House "Advancing 21st Century Policing" event in Washington, D.C. More
August 01, 2016 -- The United States Coast Guard on Sunday rescued a man from a boat taking on water near Port Aransas. More
August 01, 2016 -- The Galveston County Sheriff's Office are investigating Monday's fatal shooting in the 7700 block of Avenue M in Santa Fe which occurred after deputies attempted to serve a felony arrest warrant. More
August 01, 2016 -- The Texas Department of Public Safety today announced that the reward for information leading to the capture of Jose Luis Rodriguez, a fugitive on the state's most wanted sex offenders list, has been increased to $8,000. More
August 01, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating several incidents that occurred during the weekend, including Sunday's apparent accidental shooting of a juvenile male at 308 De Haven. More
August 01, 2016 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that a suspect has been arrested on charges of intoxicated manslaughter in connection with a fatal traffic accident at 5400 North Loop East. More
August 01, 2016 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that Zachary Stuart Landrum has been arrested on murder charges in connection with Saturday's fatal shooting of a woman at 3722 Merrick. More
July 31, 2016 -- Houston police are asking for the public's help in locating three suspects wanted in Saturday's fatal shooting of a man at 12300 Fleming Drive. More
July 30, 2016 -- The Houston Fire Department today responded to an apartment fire at 6205 Marinette Drive. More
July 30, 2016 -- The City of Galveston today issued a news release responding to an EEOC complaint filed by Annie Almendarez, an employee of the Galveston Police Department, against former police chief Henry Porretto. More
July 30, 2016 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that a juvenile suspect has been arrested in Friday's fatal shooting of a man and a woman at 5314 Palmetto. More
July 29, 2016 -- United States Congressman Pete Olson recently recognized the Brazoria County Sheriff’s Office and Brazoria County Office of Emergency Management for their efforts during the May-June flood event. More
July 29, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating Thursday's fatal shooting of a man at 7303 Breen. More
July 28, 2016 -- Texas Governor Greg Abbott on Thursday met with Texas Department of Public Safety Director Steve McCraw to discuss the state’s ongoing border security operations. More
July 28, 2016 -- Houston Mayor Sylvester Turner has issued a statement on the retirement of Houston Fire Department and the Houston Firefighters’ Relief and Retirement Fund Chair Todd Clark. More
July 28, 2016 -- The La Porte Police Department today reported that Margus Johnson has been arrested on several felony offenses involving the theft of tools and vehicle parts, as well as the theft of a vehicle. More
July 28, 2016 -- Houston police today are investigating an incident during which a suspect died following a police pursuit that ended at 13800 Gulf Freeway. More
July 28, 2016 -- Houston police are seeking the public's assistance in locating Christian Davilla, a suspect wanted on assault charges. More
July 27, 2016 -- Dickinson Police Chaplain Rev. William H. King III recently attended the International Conference of Police Chaplains 43rd Annual Training Seminar in Albuquerque, New Mexico. More
July 27, 2016 -- The Texas Department of Public Safety today reported that Christopher Soloya, a fugitive on the state's most wanted sex offenders list, has been captured in Houston. More
July 27, 2016 -- The Galveston County District Attorney's Office today announced that Deshoaun Lee Green has been convicted on charges of delivery of a controlled substance in a drug-free zone and evading arrest. More
July 27, 2016 -- The United States Coast Guard reopened the Gulf Intracoastal Waterway to traffic near Galveston on Tuesday after a sunken barge near the causeway railroad bridge was refloated and towed to a salvage yard. More
July 26, 2016 -- La Porte police recently responded to an accidental shooting call in the 200 block of West Main Street and took 28-year-old Jeffery Gilliam in custody. More
July 26, 2016 -- Dickinson police have reported that they located an 82-year-old female Alzheimer's patient who was reported missing from the 4900 block of Old Castle Lane. More
July 26, 2016 -- The Texas Department of Public Safety today reminded residents to evaluate their emergency plans and monitor weather forecasts for potential hurricanes and tropical storms. More
July 26, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating today's fatal traffic accident at 2700 Southwest Freeway. More
July 26, 2016 -- Texas Crime Stoppers today announced that a cash reward of $15,000 is being offered for information leading to the identification and arrest of the person responsible for the murder of Travis County Sheriff's Deputy Sergeant Craig Hutchinson. More
July 26, 2016 -- The United States Coast Guard on Monday rescued a man and a woman after their boat ran aground near Rollover Bay. More w/Video
July 26, 2016 -- The United States Coast Guard temporarily closed the Houston Ship Channel on Monday due to a sulfur dioxide release at the Pasadena Refinery. More
July 26, 2016 -- The United States Coast Guard today issued a safety zone and temporarily restricted traffic on the Gulf Intracoastal Waterway after a barge sank east of the Galveston Causeway railroad bridge. More
July 25, 2016 -- The City of Galveston has announced that Galveston County Crime Stoppers is offering a $1,000 reward on information regarding a robbery last week at the Capital One Bank on 6229 Stewart Road. More
July 25, 2016 -- The Houston Fire Department today responded to a fire at a high rise apartment building at 3800 Richmond. More
July 25, 2016 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that Daniel Adonias has been arrested on charges of intoxication manslaughter related to a fatal traffic accident at 8600 Sands Point. More
July 25, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating several incidents that occurred during the weekend, including the shooting of an armed suspect at 1100 West Alabama. More
July 25, 2016 -- The Houston Police Department today released a composite sketch of a suspect wanted in connection with the July 6 assault of a man at 9500 Jaywood. More
July 24, 2016 -- Update: The United States Coast Guard on Saturday rescued two men whose boat sank southeast of Galveston. More
July 22, 2016 -- The Houston Police Department today announced that two suspects have been arrested on capital murder charges in connection with the October 18, 2015 fatal shooting of a man at 9801 Meadowglen Lane. More
July 22, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating the death of a man found at 12300 Beechnut on Thursday. More
July 22, 2016 -- Houston Mayor Sylvester Turner today announced the creation of a Justice Complex Commission to study options for developing, acquiring and financing a new justice complex for the city's police department and municipal courts. More
July 22, 2016 -- The Houston Police Department today announced that Nancy Carolina Campos has been arrested on charges of failure to stop and render aid in connection with Thursday's fatal hit-and-run accident at 7200 Cook Road. More
July 21, 2016 -- The Harris County Sheriff's Office today reported that Dr. Joshua Adam Robbins, a children's dentist, has been arrested on charges of attempted indecency with a child. More
July 21, 2016 -- Houston Interim Police Chief Martha Montalvo today issued a statement regarding the release of video footage in the officer-involved shooting of a Alva Braziel. More w/Video
July 21, 2016 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that Wednesday's fatal shooting of a man at 3100 Napoleon will be referred to a Harris County grand jury. More
July 21, 2016 -- The Texas Department of Public Safety today announced that Tommy Dale Sells, a fugitive on the state's most wanted list, has been captured in Albuquerque, New Mexico. More
July 21, 2016 -- The United States Coast Guard today medevaced a man from a fishing boat approximately 88 miles southeast of Galveston. More
July 20, 2016 -- The Harris County Sheriff's Office today reported that Christopher Bronson, an inmate involved in a work program at an Humble area civic center, has escaped custody. More
July 20, 2016 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that two suspects have been arrested in connection with the recent thefts of catalytic converters from businesses in the city. More
July 19, 2016 -- United States Congressman Al Green recently joined representatives from the Houston Police Department, Harris County District Attorney Devon Anderson, and others in a dialogue about police-community relations. More
July 19, 2016 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that Leroy Stoots has been arrested on murder charges in connection with the July 3 fatal shooting of a woman found at 5300 Southwind. More
July 19, 2016 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that David Nelson Brown has been charged with two counts of felony theft after being arrested on July 7 and again on July 15 for stealing packages off the doorsteps of residences in or near the city's Heights area. More w/Video
July 19, 2016 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that one suspect has been arrested and two others are being sought in the June 25 fatal stabbing of a man at 5300 Caversham. More
July 18, 2016 -- The Houston Fire Department on Monday responded to a house fire in the Heights area. More
July 18, 2016 -- The Texas Department of Public Safety today announced that a $30,000 reward is being offered for information leading to the capture of Christopher Soloya, Jr., a fugitive on the state's most wanted sex offenders list. More
July 18, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating several incidents that occurred during the weekend, including Sunday's fatal shooting of one man and wounding of three others at 6610 Tidwell. More
July 18, 2016 -- The United States Coast Guard and the Texas City Fire Department on Sunday rescued two kayakers who went adrift in strong currents near San Leon, Texas. More
July 16, 2016 -- Texas Lieutenant Governor Dan Patrick today issued a statement in response to the murder of a correctional officer by an inmate at the Robinson Unit in Abilene, Texas. More
July 16, 2016 -- Texas Governor Greg Abbott today issued a statement in response to the murder of a Texas correctional officer by an inmate at the Robertson Unit in Abilene, Texas. More
July 15, 2016 -- The United States Coast Guard on Friday held a change-of-command ceremony for Station Freeport at the Lake Jackson Recreation Center. More
July 15, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating Thursday's fatal crash at 200 Hamblen Road. More
July 15, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating Thursday's fatal shooting of a woman that occurred at 9555 Crofton. More
July 15, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating today's fatal shooting of a man at 11203 Sageland Drive. More
July 15, 2016 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that Dajour C. Wilkerson has been arrested on capital murder charges in connection with the July 2 fatal stabbing of a man at 5900 Bissonnet. More
July 15, 2016 -- The Houston Police Department today released surveillance video of a suspect wanted in connection with the June 6 robbery of a woman at 9710 Katy Freeway. More w/Video
July 15, 2016 -- Galveston police today released a poster featuring a sketch of the predicted appearance of an unidentified woman murdered in 1988. More
July 15, 2016 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that Oliver Q. Martinez has been arrested on charges of aggravated assault of a public servant in connection with an incident on Thursday were police were fired upon at 4823 West 34th Street. More
July 15, 2016 -- The Galveston Island Pachyderm Club recently hosted Galveston Police Chief Richard Boyle as guest speaker. More
July 14, 2016 -- United States Congressman Al Green on Tuesday attended the memorial services for the fallen Dallas peace officers. More
July 14, 2016 -- The Harris County Sheriff's Office and the Federal Bureau of Investigation Task Force recently arrested 27-year-old Bradley Edward Small in connection with the robbery at the Members Choice Credit Union located at 15700 Kingfield Drive at State Highway 6 North in the western part of the county. More
July 14, 2016 -- Friendswood police have posted a news release about officers shutting down an underage drinking party, as well as the capture of a 28-year-old man who robbed an Advance America cash store. More
July 14, 2016 -- The United States Coast Guard today responded to a benzene spill from a tanker at the Vopak Terminal at the Houston Ship Channel, resulting in the closure of the channel between the Lynchburg Ferry Crossing and Carpenters Bayou. More
July 14, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating the death of a woman found at 1400 West Bellfort on Wednesday. More
July 14, 2016 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that Dante J. Moore has been charged with murder in connection with Tuesday's fatal crash that resulted in the death of a Bellaire police officer at 8500 Ferris. More
July 14, 2016 -- The Houston Fire Department today reported that an HFD medic unit was involved in a major accident at the 6-10 Loop at Ella. More
July 14, 2016 -- The League City Police Department will host a mobile blood drive on July 19. More
July 13, 2016 -- The United States Coast Guard on Wednesday held a change-of-command ceremony in which Coast Guard Commander Monica L. Rochester transferred command of the Marine Safety Unit Lake Charles to Cmdr. Dan Cost. More
July 13, 2016 -- Harris County Attorney Vince Ryan on Tuesday announced that a court order has been issued closing a La Porte Freeway gas station and convenience store for violating a court order and allowing the sale of "Kush", a synthetic marijuana. More
July 13, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating Sunday's fatal shooting of a man at 7700 Bretshire. More
July 13, 2016 -- Houston police are seeking the public's help in locating a person wanted for questioning in connection with the June 23 fatal traffic accident at 7800 Galveston Road. More
July 12, 2016 -- Houston police have reported that charges have been filed against a suspect arrested in Sunday's fatal stabbing of a man at 8775 Othello. More
July 12, 2016 -- The Galveston County District Attorney's Office has announced that Eugene Frederick Komar, 45, on Monday was sentenced to four years in prison for the offense of felony driving while intoxicated. More
July 12, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating Monday's fatal shooting of a male and the wounding of two others at 6227 Brown Bark Drive. More
July 12, 2016 -- Houston police are awaiting autopsy results in the death of a male found Monday at 8205 North Bayou Drive. More
July 12, 2016 -- Houston police have announced that charges have been filed against a juvenile suspect arrested in the March 29 fatal shooting of a man at 12306 Fondren. More
July 12, 2016 -- The Houston Fire Department today responded to a two-alarm high-rise fire at University of Houston-Downtown. More
July 12, 2016 -- The Friendswood Police Department is investigating a bank robbery that occurred at 113 North Friendswood Drive today. More
July 12, 2016 -- The Texas Department of Public Safety is seeking the public's help in solving the 1990 murder of two brothers, Derrick Jackson and James Edwards, in Vernon, Texas. More
July 11, 2016 -- The United States Coast Guard today reported that vessel traffic on the Neches River has been restricted due to a shrimp boat that sank at the river. More
July 11, 2016 -- Galveston County Judge Mark Henry has announced that he will provide transportation for local law enforcement to Tuesday's memorial service for the Dallas police officers killed in last week's shooting at a protest. More
July 11, 2016 -- Houston Mayor Sylvester Turner today issued a statement regarding Saturday's officer-involved shooting of a man at Cullen Boulevard. More
July 11, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating several incidents that occurred during the weekend, including Friday's fatal shooting of a man at 2501 Lazy Hollow. More
July 11, 2016 -- The United States Coast Guard today rescued three men from their sinking shrimp boat after it began taking on water in the mouth of the Sabine River. More
July 11, 2016 -- The Houston Police Department on Saturday arrested a suspect on assault charges in connection with an incident at 2036 Sul Ross. More
July 11, 2016 -- The Houston Police Department on Saturday arrested a suspect on charges of assault of a public servant after an incident during which the suspect fired on officers. More
July 11, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating Saturday's incident involving the fatal shooting of an armed suspect by officers at 6700 Cullen Boulevard. More
July 10, 2016 -- The Houston Fire Department today reported that one of the department's fire engines was involved in a traffic accident on Interstate 45 between Tidwell and Little York. More
July 09, 2016 -- The Friendswood Police Department today reported that an armed robbery took place at a cash store at 3141 FM 528. More
July 08, 2016 -- The Harris County Sheriff's Office and Canadian authorities have announced the arrest of a juvenile male suspect in Canada, who preyed upon a juvenile female victim here in Harris County. More
July 08, 2016 -- Houston Mayor Sylvester Turner today held a news conference calling for calm and for leaders to “step up” in response to recent violence, including the shooting of several police officers in Dallas at a protest on Thursday. More
July 08, 2016 -- The City of Houston recently participated in a regional exercise through the Houston Urban Area Security Initiative to identify gaps in the emergency planning and response process. More
July 08, 2016 -- The Galveston County District Attorney's Office today announced that Charles Devan Fulton, Sr. has been found guilty on charges of conspiracy to commit sex trafficking of minors and of sex trafficking of minors. More
July 08, 2016 -- The Houston Police Department today released surveillance video and photos of a suspect wanted in the theft of a laptop computer at 11805 Westheimer on Wednesday. More w/Video
July 08, 2016 -- The Houston Fire Department today responded to a house fire at 1111 Heights Boulevard. More
July 08, 2016 -- Several officials and organizations today issued statements in response to the fatal shooting of several officers and wounding of others during a protest in Dallas on Thursday. More
July 08, 2016 -- Santa Fe City Council, in a special meeting on Thursday, voted unanimously to confirm the appointment of Jeffery Powell as chief of police. More
July 07, 2016 -- The Galveston County District Attorney's Office has announced that Brandon Demon Zeno, 29, on Wednesday was sentenced to 18 years imprison for family violence assault. More
July 07, 2016 -- The Houston Independent School District Police Department and a team of assessors from the Commission on Accreditation for Law Enforcement Agencies will host a public forum next week as part of the department’s re-accreditation process. More
July 07, 2016 -- The Houston Fire Department today responded to a near drowning at 1100 South Commons View Drive in Huffman, Texas. More
July 07, 2016 -- The Houston Fire Department today responded to a fire at a high-rise on Allen Parkway. More
July 07, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating Wednesday's fatal traffic accident at 300 North Loop East. More
July 07, 2016 -- The Houston Police Department today released surveillance video and photos of a suspect wanted in the June 7 robbery of a man at 8370 Leamont. More w/Video
July 07, 2016 -- The Texas Department of Public Safety today advised Texans to be prepared for hotter than normal temperatures. More
July 06, 2016 -- The Federal Bureau of Investigation has released close-up photos of a man who robbed a First Convenience Bank located inside a Kroger grocery store at 8550 Highway 6 North on Wednesday. More
July 05, 2016 -- Dickinson police on Tuesday responded to a shooting in the 2900 block of Cottonwood Drive. More
July 05, 2016 -- Galveston County District Attorney Jack Roady on Tuesday announced that DWI arrests under the Fourth of July weekend’s No Refusal operations showed an increase over the last several years. More
July 05, 2016 -- The Harris County Sheriff's Office today released a surveillance video of two suspects wanted in connection with the June 16 robbery of a smoke shop in northwest Harris County. More w/Video
July 05, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating several incidents that occurred during the Independence Day holiday weekend, including Monday's fatal shooting of three men and wounding of two others at 1312 Robin. More
July 05, 2016 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that Armando Pineda Saavedra has been arrested on drunk driving charges in connection with Saturday's fatal traffic accident at 4800 Gulf Freeway. More
July 05, 2016 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that Al Hogg has been arrested in connection with Saturday's fatal shooting of a man at 11631 South Gessner. More
July 04, 2016 -- The United States Coast Guard today launched a search for a man who went missing off the Galveston beaches. More
July 03, 2016 -- The United States Coast Guard today rescued a family of six from their sinking sailboat near Freeport. More
July 01, 2016 -- The Harris County Sheriff's Office has issued a news release regarding a response to recent misdemeanor indictments. More
July 01, 2016 -- The Federal Bureau of Investigation's Houston office today announced that it has launched @miFBIHouston on Twitter, the FBI's first Spanish-Language social media account. More
July 01, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating Thursday's fatal shooting of a man at 6300 Eastex Freeway. More
June 30, 2016 -- Houston police have reported that charges have been filed against two additional suspects in the May 26 atal shooting of two males at 508 Mayford. More
June 30, 2016 -- The Harris County Sheriff's Office is seeking the public's help in locating capital murder suspect Frederick Donnell Foster. More
June 30, 2016 -- Houston Mayor Sylvester Turner today held a news conference at Hermann Park to announce a plan to increase resources to improve public safety throughout the city, as well as combat the use of synthetic drugs known as “Kush”. More
June 30, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating Monday's fatal shooting of a man at 5747 Lycomb. More
June 30, 2016 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that Jeremiah Carter has been arrested on murder charges in connection with Monday's fatal shooting of a man at 8914 Westheimer Road. More
June 29, 2016 -- The Harris County Sheriff's Office on Wednesday reported that a local grand jury indicted two sheriff's deputies on charges of official oppression, both misdemeanors. More
June 29, 2016 -- The Harris County Sheriff's Office High Tech Crimes Unit and High Risk Operations Unit on Wednesday served a search warrant at 17502 Haywood Oaks Dr, seeking two suspects in a child pornography investigation. More
June 29, 2016 -- The Texas Department of Public Safety today reported that more than 7,795 commercial motor vehicles were inspected in early June as part of the Roadcheck 2016 inspection initiative. More
June 28, 2016 -- Houston police have announced that the investigation into the death of a female following a fire that occurred at 4798 Teton is pending autopsy results by the Harris County Institute of Forensic Sciences. More
June 28, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating a fatal shooting that occurred at 2510 Trout on June 6. More
June 28, 2016 -- The Texas Department of Public Safety advised that it will increase traffic enforcement during the July Fourth holiday weekend. More
June 28, 2016 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that HPD and partner agencies have filed charges against 130 suspects arrested in an investigation of an organized crime ring that committed thefts and property crimes in Houston and surrounding areas. More
June 28, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating Monday's fatal shooting of a man at 8914 Westheimer Road. More
June 28, 2016 -- The Houston Police Department has posted a video of its #RunningManChallenge. More w/Video
June 28, 2016 -- The Houston Fire Department on Monday responded to a house fire in the 8700 block of Teton. More
June 27, 2016 -- Galveston County Criminal District Attorney Jack Roady on Monday announced that law enforcement agencies across the county will be working together to conduct No Refusal Operations for the upcoming Fourth of July Weekend, July 1 to 4. More
June 27, 2016 -- The Harris County Sheriff's Office today released surveillance video of three suspects wanted for the May 17 aggravated robbery and kidnapping of a 47 year old man in the 14400 block of Pavilion Point. More w/Video
June 27, 2016 -- The Texas Department of Public Safety today reported that Roy Lee Bosier, a fugitive on the state's most wanted sex offenders list, was recently apprehended in Houston. More
June 27, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating several incidents that occurred during the weekend, including Friday's fatal shooting at 8900 Comal. More
June 24, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating Friday's fatal crash at 5600 Bellfort Street. More
June 24, 2016 -- The Harris County Sheriff's Office has reported that a former sheriff's reserve deputy on Tuesday was charged with the sexual assault of a child. More
June 24, 2016 -- The Galveston County District Attorney's Office on Friday announced that 40-year-old Adrian Paul Mills was sentenced to 12 years imprisonment for intoxication assault. More
June 24, 2016 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that Binh Trinh has been arrested on murder charges in connection with Thursday's fatal shooting of a man at 9540 Kempwood. More
June 24, 2016 -- The Texas Department of Criminal Justice today announced that Bryan Collier has been named the department's executive director. More
June 24, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating Thursday's fatal shooting of a man found at 6900 Apache. More
June 24, 2016 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that Leon Dudley has been arrested on murder charges in connection with the 1979 fatal shooting of one man and wounding of another in the 9200 block of Buffalo Speedway. More
June 23, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating Thursday's fatal shooting of a man that occurred at 5900 Selinsky. More
June 23, 2016 -- Harris County Sheriff Ron Hickman on Thursday renewed the 287(g) agreement with United States Immigration and Customs Enforcement. More
June 23, 2016 -- Houston police have reported that charges have been filed against two suspects arrested in the fatal shooting of two males at 508 Mayford on May 26. More
June 23, 2016 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that Christopher Bert Taylor has been arrested on murder charges in connection with Monday's fatal stabbing of a juvenile male found at 9800 Beechnut. More
June 23, 2016 -- The La Porte Police Department today reported that two suspects have been detained in connection with Wednesday's home invasion in the 800 block of Willow Creek Drive. More
June 23, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating Wednesday's fatal traffic accident involving a 4 year old boy at 9800 Kerry Glen Lane. More
June 23, 2016 -- League City police are investigating the drowning death of a 5 year old child found in the swimming pool of an apartment complex at 901 West FM 517. More
June 22, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating Wednesday's fatal crash at 12900 East Freeway. More
June 22, 2016 -- The Harris County Sheriff's Office today released photos of two suspects wanted in connection with a case of identity theft. More
June 22, 2016 -- The Houston Police Department today released surveillance photos of a person of interest wanted for questioning in an investigation into a child indecency incident that took place at 6801 West FM 1960 on May 13. More
June 22, 2016 -- Houston First Corporation today issued a statement concerning an accident involving an employee of TD Industries falling at the George R. Brown Convention Center. More
June 22, 2016 -- Galveston County emergency personnel will take part in a training scenario on June 29 at the former Blue Jay Apartments in Texas City, which are scheduled for demolition. More
June 22, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating Tuesday's shooting of a man and apparent suicide of a female at 7900 Westheimer. More
June 21, 2016 -- The Texas Department of Public Safety today announced that a $3,000 reward is being offered for information leading to the capture of Roy Lee Bosier, a fugitive on the state's most wanted sex offenders list. More
June 21, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating Monday's fatal shooting of a man at 5400 West Ridgecreek. More
June 21, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating Monday's fatal stabbing of a 14-year-old male found at 9800 Beechnut. More
June 21, 2016 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that Reginald Brown has been charged with murder in connection with the 2014 death of Amanda Lewis. More
June 20, 2016 -- The Galveston County Sheriff’s Office, along with the United States Marshals Service, conducted a felony warrant sweep throughout the county. More
June 20, 2016 -- The Harris County Sheriff's Office on Friday responded to an attempted suicide at the 1200 Baker Street Jail. More
June 20, 2016 -- The Houston Fire Department today reported that the April 26 fire at the Cleburne Cafeteria at 3600 Bissonnet has been ruled accidental in nature. More
June 20, 2016 -- The Houston Fire Department has provided an update regarding Friday's fire at a store at 10161 Harwin. More
June 20, 2016 -- Harris County Attorney Vince Ryan today announced that he has obtained a temporary restraining order against a north Houston smoke shop to prevent the store from selling synthetic marijuana. More
June 20, 2016 -- The Houston Police Department today released surveillance video of two suspects wanted in a game room robbery that took place on May 6 at 10301 Club Creek. More w/Video
June 20, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating several incidents that occurred during the weekend, including the fatal shooting of a man at 781 Country Place on Sunday. More
June 20, 2016 -- The Houston Fire Department on Sunday responded to a downed aircraft at 2000 Ernestine. More
June 19, 2016 -- The Houston Fire Department today responded to an apartment fire at 3900 Essex. More
June 18, 2016 -- The United States Coast Guard on Friday held a change-of-command ceremony to transfer command of Sector Houston-Galveston from Captain Brian Penoyer to Captain Peter Martin. More w/Video
June 17, 2016 -- St. Martinville and St. Martin Parish is set to honor the volunteer firemen and women who are called on to respond at any time of the day or night, within minutes. More
June 17, 2016 -- The Friendswood Police Department on Thursday reported that Hugh "Rocky" Hudson, an 80-year-old man who had been reported missing, was found safe in a home near where he went missing. More
June 17, 2016 -- The Houston Fire Department today responded to a store fire at 10161 Harwin. More
June 17, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating the death of a child found at 1286 Hopper on Thursday. More
June 17, 2016 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that Derron L. Skinner has been arrested on forgery charges in connection with recent fraudulent claims of being a FEMA representative to scam victims of recent flooding in the Houston area. More
June 16, 2016 -- Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton on Thursday announced that his office obtained a temporary restraining order halting sales of dangerous synthetic drugs at a Houston smoke shop. More
June 16, 2016 -- The Houston Fire Department on Thursday responded to an incident of a child in hot car in North Houston. More
June 16, 2016 -- The Galveston County District Attorney's Office on Thursday announced that 21-year-old Joel Devin Robinson was sentenced to 15 years imprisonment for armed robbery. More
June 16, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating today's fatal traffic accident at 1300 South Loop West. More
June 16, 2016 -- The Sugar Land Police Department today released surveillance video of suspects wanted in the May 24 burglary of a home in the 13800 block of Abbey Lane. More
June 16, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating Wednesday's fatal crash at 1500 Greens Road. More
June 16, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating Wednesday's fatal shooting of a man found at 7170 Parker Road. More
June 16, 2016 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that Abdul-Rahman Khan has been arrested on murder charges in connection with Tuesday's fatal shooting of a man at 8722 Richmond. More
June 15, 2016 -- The Texas Department of Public Safety has added 20-year-old Justin Lane Slatton Jr. to the Texas 10 Most Wanted Fugitives list, and a cash reward up to $7,500 is now being offered for information leading to his capture. More
June 15, 2016 -- Sugar Land police are looking for a woman seen on surveillance video using a stolen credit card from a woman whose wallet was stolen while shopping at a Sugar Land Whole Foods Market on January 29. More
June 15, 2016 -- Houston Mayor Sylvester Turner and Acting Police Chief Martha I. Montalvo on Wednesday joined area agencies in announcing the kickoff of a severe weather and emergency preparedness campaign aimed at reducing injuries and fatalities in future severe weather events. More
June 15, 2016 -- The Houston Police Department today released a composite sketch of a suspect wanted in the May 31 fatal shooting of a man and wounding of another at 9200 North Wayside Drive. More
June 15, 2016 -- The City of Nassau Bay today announced that the city has received a grant from the NRA Foundation for the purchase of uniform handguns for all officers at the city's police department. More
June 15, 2016 -- The City of Houston has advised that the Houston Police Department's SWAT team will conduct a training exercise on Thursday at the University of Houston-Downtown campus. More
June 15, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating Tuesday's fatal shooting of a man at 8722 Richmond. More
June 15, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating the death of a man found at 3352 Old Spanish Trail on Tuesday. More
June 14, 2016 -- The Galveston County Health District today reported that the Galveston EMS responded to a call regarding a shark bite near Pirates Beach. More
June 14, 2016 -- The United States Coast Guard on Monday launched a search for a man missing near the mouth of the Colorado River between Freeport and Port O'Connor. More
June 13, 2016 -- Harris County Sheriff Ron Hickman has issued a statement regarding Sunday's mass shooting in Orlando, Florida. More
June 13, 2016 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that Jose Esquivel has been arrested on assault charges in connection with a shooting incident that occurred on May 27 at 3600 Gano. More
June 13, 2016 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that Marquis V. Tate has been arrested on multiple counts of aggravated sexual assault dating from 2014. More
June 13, 2016 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that Hiram Lartique has been arrested on murder charges in connection with Friday's fatal stabbing of a man at 11900 Bissonnet. More
June 13, 2016 -- The Houston Police Department have filed murder charges against Bryan Euymr Vega-Velez, a suspect wanted in the June 11 fatal shooting of a woman at 9803 West Sam Houston Parkway South. More
June 12, 2016 -- The Houston Fire Department today responded to a three-alarm fire at an apartment building at 5600 Chimney Rock Road. More
June 10, 2016 -- The Galveston County Sheriff’s Office on Thursday executed a search warrant at the Happy Days Game Room in Bacliff and seized 72 machines and money totaling $9,830. More
June 10, 2016 -- The Texas Department of Public Safety today announced that it is consolidating Commercial Driver License skills testing locations on July 1 to comply with federal regulations that take effect in the fall. More
June 10, 2016 -- The League City Police Department today announced that it is rescheduling Saturday's food drive for the Galveston County Food Bank's "School's Out, Hunger's Not" campaign to another date due to weather. More
June 10, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating Thursday's fatal shooting of a man at 5743 Gatewood. More
June 09, 2016 -- The Harris County Sheriff's Office has reported that a K9 sergeant and his partner on Wednesday arrested a burglary suspect. More
June 09, 2016 -- The Galveston County District Attorney's Office has reported that Miguel Angel Saenz, 33, was sentenced to 40 and 30-year prison sentences for two charges of aggravated robbery. More
June 09, 2016 -- The Galveston County District Attorney's Office on Thursday announced that 37-year-old Johnny Mario Zepeda was sentenced to 10 years probation for possession of child pornography. More
June 09, 2016 -- The Sugar Land Police Department today released surveillance video of a suspect wanted in connection with a robbery and shoplifting incident on June 3 at First Colony Mall. More
June 09, 2016 -- The Houston Fire Department today reported that a small plane crashed into a vehicle in a parking lot at 6800 Telephone Road, resulting in three fatalities. More
June 09, 2016 -- The City of Houston is responding to a small aircraft incident at 6800 Telephone Road and has advised motorists to avoid the roadway. More
June 09, 2016 -- The Dickinson Police Department has announced that a shrimp boil fundraiser will be held on Saturday benefitting Officer EJ Juarez, who was diagnosed with cancer in December. More
June 09, 2016 -- The Harris County Sheriff's Office today issued a news release regarding criminals utilizing stolen vehicles as a way to also obtain personal information to steal the identities of victims. More
June 09, 2016 -- The Houston Police Department on Wednesday reported that Darrell Paul Mitchell has been arrested on murder charges in connection with the June 7 fatal shooting of a woman and wounding of a man at 6603 Hirsch. More
June 08, 2016 -- The Texas Governor's Office today recognized the Texas Crime Stoppers Council on its 35th Anniversary. More
June 08, 2016 -- The Texas Department of Public Safety is conducting a full-scale air evacuation exercise in response to a hypothetical hurricane scenario in which the Rio Grande Valley is evacuated. More
June 08, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating the death of a woman and apparent attempted suicide of a man that took place on Tuesday at 1307 West Sam Houston Parkway North. More
June 08, 2016 -- The Sugar Land Police Department today released surveillance video of a suspect wanted in connection with the theft of a woman's wallet on January 29. More
June 07, 2016 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that Michael Alexander Mejia has been arrested on murder charges in connection with the June 15, 2015 fatal shooting of a man at 2211 North Freeway. More
June 07, 2016 -- League City police are investigating the death of a man found in the water near the 700 block of Davis Road. More
June 07, 2016 -- The Texas Department of Public Safety is asking for the public's assistance in solving the April 13 attempted murder of Harris County Precinct 7 Deputy Constable Alden Clopton. More
June 07, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating an incident at 3409 Cavalcade today during which an officer discharged his duty weapon, striking an individual. More
June 07, 2016 -- Houston police are seeking the public's assistance in locating a man sought for questioning in today's fatal shooting of a woman and the wounding of a man at 6603 Hirsch. More
June 07, 2016 -- Harris County Attorney Vince Ryan today announced that a jury has ordered the owner of Jams Smoke Shop to pay $878,000 in civil penalties related to a lawsuit regarding the sale of synthetic marijuana. More
June 07, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating the deaths of two men and one woman found at 12000 Martin Luther King Boulevard on Monday. More
June 06, 2016 -- The Houston Mayor's Office has reported that air, water and soil sampling indicate there should be no long-term health effects from the May 5, 2016 fire at A-1 Custom Packaging in Spring Branch. More
June 06, 2016 -- The Texas Department of Public Safety has announced it will intensify commercial vehicle inspections this week as part of the "Roadcheck 2016" enforcement effort. More
June 06, 2016 -- The Harris County Sheriff's Office today reported that deputies apprehended a suspect who escaped custody at the Clay Road substation after being initially arrested on drunk driving charges. More
June 06, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating today's fatal traffic accident at 3299 North Freeway. More
June 06, 2016 -- The La Porte Police Department today reported that Zachary Rogers was arrested on assault, weapons possession and drug charges in connection with an incident on June 1. More
June 06, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating Sunday's fatal traffic accident that occurred at 7500 Airline. More
June 06, 2016 -- The Galveston County Sheriff's Office today reported that a man was injured on Saturday when his ATV lost control when crossing a washout on Crystal Beach. More
June 05, 2016 -- Brazoria County Judge Matt Sebesta on Saturday issued a mandatory evacuation order for Longhorn Estates and County Road 28 due to flooding. More
June 04, 2016 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that Andre Timothy Jackson has been arrested on murder charges in connection with the May 17 fatal stabbing of 11-year-old Josue Flores. More
June 03, 2016 -- The United States Coast Guard today responded to a boat fire in West Bay, Texas. More w/Video
June 03, 2016 -- The Harris County Sheriff's Office has reported that a grand jury returned three indictments on one former and one current employee. More
June 03, 2016 -- The La Porte Police Department today announced that Officer Clarence Persails has retired after 37 years in law enforcement. More
June 03, 2016 -- The Texas Department of Criminal Justice today announced that the Ramsey Unit prison in Rosharon will be evacuated due to flooding along the Brazos River. More
June 03, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating Thursday's fatal hit-and-run crash at 15400 Lee Road. More
June 03, 2016 -- The League City Police Department will co-host a food drive festival on June 11 as part of the Galveston County Food Bank's "School's Out, Hunger's Not" campaign. More
June 02, 2016 -- Harris County Sheriff Ron Hickman today provided testimony to the Texas House of Representatives Select Committee on Mental Health. More
June 02, 2016 -- The Harris County Sheriff's Office today released surveillance video of a suspect wanted for at least three armed robberies in northwest Harris County. More w/Video
June 02, 2016 -- The Houston Fire Department today responded to an apartment fire at 17600 Wayforest. More
June 02, 2016 -- The City of Houston today announced the launch of the Securing the Cities program, an initiative with the United States Department of Homeland Security to provide funding for equipment, training and support in the detection and interdiction of illicit radioactive material. More
June 02, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating today's fatal traffic accident at 10900 Beaumont Highway. More
June 02, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating today's fatal traffic accident at 8900 North Loop East. More
June 02, 2016 -- The Houston Police Department today released surveillance video and photos of a person of interest in the fatal stabbing of 11-year-old Josue Flores on May 17 at 1900 Fulton. More w/Video
June 01, 2016 -- Galveston County Criminal District Attorney Jack Roady on Wednesday announced that a total of 21 DWI arrests were processed through the No Refusal operations conducted county-wide during Memorial Day weekend. More
June 01, 2016 -- The Texas Department of Public Safety today reminded residents to prepare for hurricane season, which began today. More
June 01, 2016 -- The Houston Fire Department today responded to a multi-casualty bus accident at 2002 Runnels in Houston, transporting several victims from the scene. More
June 01, 2016 -- The Texas Department of Public Safety today announced that the reward for Manuel Raul Maese, a fugitive on the state's most wanted sex offender list, has been increased to $8,000. More
June 01, 2016 -- The City of Houston Office of Emergency Management today marked the beginning of the Atlantic Hurricane Season by providing preparedness tips for residents. More
June 01, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating Tuesday's fatal traffic accident at 1200 South Post Oak Lane. More
June 01, 2016 -- The Galveston County Sheriff's Office today reported on arrests made and citations issued during the Memorial Day weekend. More
June 01, 2016 -- The Houston Police Department today released surveillance video and photos of a suspect wanted in the May 16 robbery and assault of a victim at 600 Capitol. More w/Video
June 01, 2016 -- The Houston Fire Department today responded to a house fire at 7400 Glen Manor. More
May 31, 2016 -- The United States Coast Guard on Tuesday lifted a safety zone on the Neches River following the end of an oil spill cleanup. More
May 31, 2016 -- Houston police have reported that 18-year-old Julius Merchant is charged in connection with Sunday's fatal shooting of a man at 6027 Ettrick Drive. More
May 31, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating Tuesday's fatal shooting of a man at 9200 North Wayside Drive. More
May 31, 2016 -- The Brazoria County Judge's Office has issued an update regarding flooding along the Brazos River. More
May 31, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating today's fatal traffic accident at 7600 Beechnut. More
May 31, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating several incidents that occurred during the Memorial Holiday weekend, including Monday's fatal shooting of a man at 9100 Beechnut. More
May 31, 2016 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that murder charges have been filed against Wilfredo Olla, a suspect wanted in Friday's fatal shooting of a woman at 7000 Westview. More
May 30, 2016 -- The City of Missouri City has activated its Emergency Operations Center due to rising water levels along Brazos River and Oyster Creek, as well as other waterways. More
May 30, 2016 -- The Houston Fire Department today responded to a fuel spill in the area of the Belleau subdivision in Kingwood. More
May 30, 2016 -- The Harris County Office of Homeland Security and Emergency Management has announced that a voluntary evacuation order has been lifted for residents from the Northwood Pines subdivision and the Park at Northgate following flooding along the San Jacinto River. More
May 30, 2016 -- The United States Coast Guard on Sunday conducted a search for a missing man in the area of San Luis Pass, whose body was later located by family. More
May 29, 2016 -- The Harris County Office of Homeland Security & Emergency Management has provided an update regarding flooding in the region. More
May 29, 2016 -- Missouri City Mayor Allen Owen has issued a voluntary evacuation order for some subdivisions and streets in Lake Olympia and Quail Valley due to flooding for the Brazos River. More
May 29, 2016 -- The United States Coast Guard on Saturday closed a portion of the Neches River after a pipeline at the Jefferson Energy Terminal released approximately 880 gallons of oil into the Neches River. More
May 29, 2016 -- The United States Coast Guard today closed the Houston Ship Channel briefly due to flood levels at the San Jacinto River, which caused 12 barges to break free. More
May 29, 2016 -- The Brazoria County Judge's Office has advised that the Brazos River is expected to reach major flood stage on Monday, and stay above flood stage for five days. More
May 29, 2016 -- The Houston Police Department has closed Memorial Drive near Wilcrest due to an investigation into an active shooter in the area. More
May 29, 2016 -- The Houston Police Department is responding to reports of an active shooter near the Memorial Drive and Beltway-8 area in West Houston. More
May 27, 2016 -- Houston police today are investigating a shooting incident at 3600 Gano. More
May 27, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating Thursday's fatal shooting of two men at 508 Mayford. More
May 27, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating the fatal shooting of one man, and wounding of a male and female at 5900 Selinsky on Thursday. More
May 27, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating Thursday's fatal shooting of a man at 9800 Bissonnet. More
May 27, 2016 -- Texas Department of Public Safety Director Steven McCraw today issued a statement in observance of Memorial Day. More
May 27, 2016 -- College of the Mainland's Police Department recently promoted Officer Vanessa Walker to sergeant, and presented Top Gun Awards to two officers. More
May 27, 2016 -- Houston police are seeking the public's assistance in the investigation of the May 5 fatal shooting of a man at 9550 North Wayside. More
May 26, 2016 -- Galveston County District Attorney Jack Roady on Thursday announced that law enforcement agencies across the county will be working together to conduct No Refusal Operations for the upcoming Memorial Day Weekend, May 27 through May 30. More
May 26, 2016 -- The City of Houston has activated its Emergency Response Center in response to the threat of flooding rains. More
May 26, 2016 -- The Texas Department of Public Safety today encouraged drivers to practice safe driving habits during the Memorial Day weekend. More
May 26, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating Wednesday's fatal shooting of a man at 1702 Pannell. More
May 26, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating Wednesday's fatal traffic accident at 6600 Myrtle. More
May 25, 2016 -- The Galveston County District Attorney's Office has announced that 32-year-old Randy Randall Rogers was found guilty of evading arrest with a motor vehicle and sentenced to five years probation. More
May 25, 2016 -- The Harris County Sheriff’s Office Robbery Division is seeking the public’s help in identifying a male suspect who shot and robbed a woman of her purse in the west part of the county on May 13. More
May 25, 2016 -- The Houston-Galveston Area Council today announced that the council's Regional DWI Task Force will be operating during the Memorial Day weekend. More
May 25, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating the death of a man found at 6201 Hermann Park Drive on Monday. More
May 24, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating Monday's fatal shooting at 4230 Barberry. More
May 24, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating the death of a man found on Monday at 1015 Texas Avenue. More
May 23, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating Friday's shooting incident at 11900 City Park Central Lane. More
May 23, 2016 -- The Houston Fire Department today responded to a two-alarm building fire at 1000 Milam. More
May 23, 2016 -- The Harris County Sheriff's Office is seeking the public's assistance for any information regarding the May 21, 2013 murder of Dominique Johnson. More
May 23, 2016 -- The Houston Independent School District today announced that criminal charges have been filed against Aldo Leiva, a tutor at Sharpstown High School, in connection with an investigation into an inappropriate relationship with a student. More
May 23, 2016 -- The League City Police Department today reported that search crews have recovered the body of a Friendswood man who had been seen jumping off of his boat into Clear Creek on Sunday evening. More
May 23, 2016 -- The Harris County Office of Homeland Security and Emergency Management today released a free mobile app, ReadyHarris, to assist residents in building a personal preparedness plan and provide real-time updates during emergencies. More
May 23, 2016 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that Dustin Salinas has been arrested on aggravated robbery charges related to an incident on Friday in the 5000 block of Bingle. More
May 23, 2016 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that Anthony Saul Arredondo has been arrested on drunk driving charges in connection with Sunday's fatal traffic accident at 18800 Gulf Freeway. More
May 23, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating several incidents that occurred during the weekend, including Saturday's fatal shooting of one man and wounding of another at 1807 McDaniel. More
May 22, 2016 -- The Galveston County Sheriff's Office on Saturday arrested a female suspect on assault charges following a disturbance in the 3800 block of Oak View in Bacliff, Texas. More
May 22, 2016 -- The Galveston County Sheriff's Office on Friday arrested a suspect on assault charges following an altercation with his brother while near Monk House Drive in Crystal Beach, Texas. More
May 22, 2016 -- The Galveston County Sheriff's Office on Friday reported that a suspect was arrested on charges of aggravated assault with a deadly weapon in connection to a domestic disturbance call in the 4000 block of Clay Lane in Bacliff. More
May 20, 2016 -- Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton today announced the arrest of eight suspected child predators following a joint operation between the Attorney General’s Child Exploitation Unit and the Victoria Police Department. More
May 20, 2016 -- Update: Houston police today announced that charges have been dismissed against a suspect arrested in Tuesday's fatal stabbing of a juvenile male at 1900 Fulton. More
May 20, 2016 -- The United States Coast Guard today kicked off the start of National Safe Boating Week with Wear Your Life Jacket to Work Day. More
May 20, 2016 -- The Harris County Sheriff's Office, with assistance from the Montgomery County Sheriff's Office, today arrested 38-year-old Scott Michael Inman after he led deputies on a chase. More
May 20, 2016 -- The Galveston County District Attorney's Office has announced that a local grand jury on Thursday returned an indictment against Eldon Scott Lyons, 39, for theft by a public servant. More
May 20, 2016 -- The Galveston County Sheriff's Office is seeking the public's assistance in obtaining information on Thursday's shooting in the 2900 block of Salvato in Dickinson. More
May 20, 2016 -- The City of Galveston has announced that registration for the police department's 47th Citizens Police Academy is open. More
May 20, 2016 -- Harris County Sheriff Ron Hickman has reported that the Harris County Jail has passed an unannounced inspection from the Texas Commission on Jail Standards. More
May 19, 2016 -- The Harris County Office of Homeland Security and Emergency Management has issued a flash flood watch in effect through this evening. More
May 19, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating Wednesday's apparent attempted murder-suicide at 9560 Deering #59. More
May 18, 2016 -- Houston police have announced that charges have been filed against 34-year-old Veronica Erin Staley in connection with Tuesday's fatal shooting at 6320 Fairdale Lane. More
May 18, 2016 -- Harris County Attorney Vince Ryan and Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton have asked a Harris county judge to shut down a La Porte Freeway gas station and convenience store for one year for disobeying a courts order to stop selling synthetic marijuana. More
May 18, 2016 -- The Galveston County District Attorney's Office has reported that 56-year-old Karen Cram on Tuesday was sentenced to eight years in prison for felony theft and money laundering. More
May 18, 2016 -- Dickinson police have announced road closures and detours ahead of the 7th Annual Red, White & Bayou Crawfish & Texas Music Festival on May 20-22. More
May 18, 2016 -- Houston police have reported that 31-year-old Che Lajuan Calhoun faces murder charges in connection with Tuesday's fatal stabbing of a juvenile male at 1900 Fulton. More
May 17, 2016 -- United States Congressman Ted Poe has posted a letter paying tribute to law enforcement as part of National Police Week. More
May 17, 2016 -- The Texas Department of Public Safety on Tuesday honored the state's law enforcement officers who lost their lives in the line of duty during the past year, including two Highway Patrol Troopers and one Hutto Police Department officer. More
May 17, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating Monday's fatal crash that occurred at 13400 Almeda Road. More
May 17, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating a fatal crash that occurred at 23000 Eastex Freeway on March 23. More
May 17, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating Monday's fatal shooting of a man at 2101 Hayes. More
May 17, 2016 -- The High Achievers Day Care Center in La Porte recently hosted an appreciation event for the city's police department. More
May 16, 2016 -- The Houston Fire Department on Monday responded to a two-alarm apartment fire at 2200 Hayes. More
May 16, 2016 -- The Harris County Sheriff's Office on Monday arrested employee Jose J. Ramirez for the felony offense of misuse of official information. More
May 16, 2016 -- The United States Coast Guard on Sunday suspended its search for a missing cruise ship passenger. More
May 16, 2016 -- The Texas Department of Public Safety has increased the reward for Jose Fernando Bustos-Diaz to $10,000 for information leading to his capture if the tip comes in during the month of May. More
May 16, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating a string of fatal automobile accidents that occurred over the weekend. More
May 16, 2016 -- Houston police have arrested 26-year-old Edin Palacios in Saturday's fatal crash that occurred at 5400 North Freeway. More
May 16, 2016 -- Houston police have arrested 18-year-old Geno Salinas in connection with Saturday's fatal stabbing at 10555 Spice Lane. More
May 14, 2016 -- The United States Coast Guard on Friday launched a search for a missing passenger from the Carnival Liberty cruise ship. More
May 13, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating Friday's fatal shooting of a man that occurred at 5941 Bridlington. More
May 13, 2016 -- The Houston METRO Police Department today released surveillance photos of four suspects involved in spray painting graffiti on the Robertson platform on Thursday. More
May 13, 2016 -- The Harris County Sheriff's Office on Friday reported that Vith "Chino" Loch was sentenced to life imprisonment and a $10,000 fine for the 2004 murder of Soeuth “Mario” Nay. More
May 13, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating Thursday's fatal shooting of one man and the wounding of another at 7502 Corporate. More
May 13, 2016 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that Joshua Denagelo Myles has been charged with evading arrest/detention in connection with Thursday's fatal traffic accident on 6900 Scott Street. More
May 13, 2016 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that charges have been filed against 26 suspects arrested during a two-month long prostitution initiative in southeast Houston. More
May 13, 2016 -- Seabrook Police Department today reported that an attempted abduction incident reported on Tuesday was unfounded. More
May 13, 2016 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that Edis Lopez has been arrested on murder charges in connection with Sunday's fatal shooting of a man at 5840 Glenmont. More
May 12, 2016 -- Houston police have learned the identity of a man found fatally shot at 1000 North Lane on Tuesday. More
May 12, 2016 -- Galveston College's Law Enforcement Academy will host a graduation ceremony on Friday for its current class. More
May 12, 2016 -- The Harris County Sheriff's Office today reported that two suspects were arrested in connection with a home burglary in the 9400 block of Capshaw Court on Wednesday. More
May 12, 2016 -- The Galveston Area Ambulance Authority, the EMS division of the Galveston County Health District, will celebrate National EMS Week, which is observed May 15-21. More
May 12, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating today's fatal shooting of a man at 125 East Edgebrook. More
May 12, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating Wednesday's fatal shooting of a man at 2636 South Loop West. More
May 12, 2016 -- The Bay Area Council on Drugs and Alcohol today announced that funding for the Tobacco Enforcement Program is available for local law enforcement agencies. More
May 12, 2016 -- Law enforcement officers from across Galveston County held the 2016 Peace Officers Memorial Day Service on Wednesday. More
May 11, 2016 -- The La Porte Police Department today reported that an off-duty La Porte police detective assisted in preventing a theft at a storage facility in the 11300 block of Spencer Highway, resulting in two arrests. More
May 11, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating today's fatal traffic accident at 3000 North Main. More
May 11, 2016 -- The Texas Parks and Wildlife Department will host a ceremony on Friday to honor Texas Game Wardens who lost their lives in the line of duty. More
May 11, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating Tuesday's fatal shooting of a man found at 1000 North Lane. More
May 10, 2016 -- League City police have announced enhanced 9-1-1 amenities through the addition of an Emergency Profile Service provided in partnership with Harris County 9-1-1. More
May 10, 2016 -- The La Porte Police Department recently celebrated the graduation of its Citizens Police Academy. More
May 10, 2016 -- The Greater Harris County 9-1-1 Emergency Network today announced that it is offering a free service, called Emergency Profile, for residents to provide information that can assist in emergency response if they need to call 9-1-1. More
May 10, 2016 -- The Harris County Sheriff's Office Auto Theft Division recently arrested Daniel Christine-Tahi on the felony charge of “Fraudulent Transfer of a Motor Vehicle” and is seeking those who purchased vehicles from the suspect. More
May 10, 2016 -- The City of Galveston and the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration will host the Hurricane Awareness Tour on May 17. More
May 10, 2016 -- The Texas Department of Public Safety today announced that Tommy Dale Sells, Jr. has been added to the state's most wanted fugitives list, and that a $5,000 reward is being offered for information leading to his capture. More
May 10, 2016 -- The League City Police Department will host a food and fund drive May 13-June 11 to benefit the Children's Nutritional Outreach programs at the Galveston County Food Bank. More
May 10, 2016 -- Shoreacres City Council on Monday voted unanimously to ratify Mayor Rick Moses’ decision to reinstate Troy Harrison as chief of police. More
May 09, 2016 -- A United States aircrew on Monday medevaced a 62-year-old man from a tanker 10 miles off Galveston. More
May 09, 2016 -- Houston police have reported that charges have been filed against a suspect arrested in the fatal shooting of a man at 15500 Ridgerock on August 10, 2015. More
May 09, 2016 -- The City of Nassau Bay will host a Hurricane Preparedness Seminar on May 19 as part of Hurricane Preparedness Week, which is May 15-21. More
May 09, 2016 -- Texas Governor Greg Abbott has appointed two individuals to the Automobile Burglary and Theft Prevention Authority. More
May 09, 2016 -- The Harris County Office of Homeland Security and Emergency Management today released its 2015 Annual Report, summarizing the office's operations and accomplishments during the past year. More
May 09, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating several incidents that occurred during the weekend, including Sunday's fatal shooting of a man at 5840 Glenmont. More
May 09, 2016 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that Jonathan Green has been arrested on murder charges in connection with the March 21 fatal shooting of a man at 2525 Old Farm Road #1732. More
May 09, 2016 -- The Houston Fire Department on Sunday responded to an apartment fire at 8751 Broadway. More
May 07, 2016 -- The League City Police Department today reported that a suspect was shot in an attempted robbery at 102 South State Highway 3. More
May 07, 2016 -- The Houston Fire Department on Friday responded to a house fire at 7700 Glenlea. More
May 06, 2016 -- The Galveston County District Attorney's Office has announced that a jury on Thursday found 30-year-old Edwin Eugene Vernon guilty of the felony offense of indecency with a child by sexual contact. More
May 06, 2016 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that four suspects have been arrested following a lengthy investigation into fraudulent operations of a body shop in southeast Houston. More
May 06, 2016 -- The Federal Emergency Management Agency has opened three additional mobile disaster recovery centers in the Houston area. More
May 06, 2016 -- The Houston Fire Department on Thursday issued an update regarding water runoff from the industrial warehouse fire that occurred at 1700 Laverne Street. More
May 05, 2016 -- The Harris County Sheriff's Office has announced that Allan Eugene on Wednesday was sentenced to life imprisonment for the 2004 murder of Richard Sepulveda. More
May 05, 2016 -- The Harris County Sheriff's Office has announced that a grand jury on Wednesday issued an indictment of former Harris County Detention Officer Carrington Phillips. More
May 05, 2016 -- The Houston Fire Department has advised citizens to avoid water run-off to areas nearby the industrial fire at 1700 Laverne Street. More
May 05, 2016 -- The Texas Department of Public Safety today reminded drivers to use extra caution around motorcycles. More
May 05, 2016 -- The City of Houston has canceled a Shelter in Place Order for areas of the city, which had been issued due to an industrial fire at 1700 Laverne in West Houston. More
May 05, 2016 -- The Houston Fire Department today responded to a 4-Alarm warehouse fire at 1700 Laverne Street. More
May 04, 2016 -- The Texas Department of Public Safety is urging Texans to begin making plans to protect themselves and their families prior to the start of the 2016 hurricane season, which begins June 1 and continues through Nov. 30. More
May 04, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating Monday's fatal shooting of a man found at 7023 Cole Creek Drive. More
May 04, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating the death of a man found at 18003 Groeschke Road on Tuesday. More
May 04, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating Tuesday's fatal crash at the Travis entrance ramp onto the North Freeway. More
May 04, 2016 -- Update: Houston police are investigating Tuesday's fatal shooting of two men at 1511 Wirt Road, after the second victim died from his injuries while at the hospital. More
May 04, 2016 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that Sterling Chance Brumant has been arrested on murder charges in connection with the April 17 fatal shooting of a man and wounding of another at 3380 Crestdale. More
May 04, 2016 -- The Harris County Sheriff's Office today responded to an active shooter at the Knights Transportation facility in the 20400 block of Frans Road. More
May 03, 2016 -- The Houston Fire Department today announced that it will receive a major equipment donation from KBR, Inc. More
May 03, 2016 -- The League City Police Department today announced that Officer Jason Jones was named "Officer of the Year" at The Fifty Club of Galveston County's 45th Annual Award Luncheon. More
May 03, 2016 -- The Fifty Club of Galveston County on Monday held its 45th Annual Awards Luncheon at the Moody Gardens Hotel. Juan Peña provided photos of the event. More
May 02, 2016 -- Texas Lieutenant Governor Dan Patrick on Monday spoke at the Peace Officers Memorial Ceremony. More
May 02, 2016 -- The Galveston County Sheriff's Office is investigating Sunday's forced entry in the 4100 block of Roberts Lane in Bacliff which resulted in the fatal shooting of the intruder. More
May 02, 2016 -- Harris County Attorney Vince Ryan today announced that he has won a court order closing a southwest Houston nightclub and jailing the owner for violating Texas Alcohol Beverage Commission regulations and failing to reduce crime on the property. More
May 02, 2016 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that Milton Deshay Edwards has been arrested on charges of driving while intoxicated in connection with Saturday's fatal traffic accident at 4500 West Orem. More
May 02, 2016 -- The Houston Fire Department today responded to a fire at a restaurant at 6500 Fondren. More
May 02, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating several incidents that occurred during the weekend, including Friday's death of a man following a fight at 100 North York. More
April 30, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating Thursday's fatal shooting of a man found at 12200 Gulf Freeway. More
April 29, 2016 -- Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton on Friday announced the arrest of six suspected child predators following a joint sting operation between the Attorney General’s Child Exploitation Unit and the Copperas Cove Police Department. More
April 29, 2016 -- Houston police have reported that charges are pending against a suspect arrested following an incident in which a Houston police officer discharged his duty weapon and wounded the suspect at 9600 North Wayside on Thursday. More
April 29, 2016 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that a suspect was fatally shot by a Harris County deputy constable on Thursday at 7500 West Sam Houston Parkway. More
April 29, 2016 -- The Houston Police Department will host prescription drug collection sites on Saturday as part of the Drug Enforcement Administration's National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day. More
April 28, 2016 -- The Metropolitan Transit Authority of Harris County today announced that the METRO Board of Trustees has approved issuing body cameras to METRO police offices. More
April 28, 2016 -- The Houston Independent School District Police Department on Wednesday filed charges of injury to a child against an Edison Middle School teacher. More
April 28, 2016 -- The Texas Department of Public Safety on Wednesday announced that a $7,500 reward is being offered for information leading to the capture of Danny Ray Ferguson Jr., a fugitive on the state's most wanted list. More
April 28, 2016 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that Kenneth W. Osgood has been charged with capital murder in the November 13 fatal shooting of a man at 12500 North Freeway. More
April 28, 2016 -- The Texas Department of Public Safety on Wednesday encouraged residents to renew their licenses or identification cards early or online due to the high volume of customers during the summer months. More
April 27, 2016 -- The City of Missouri City and the Drug Enforcement Administration will team up again for Drug "Take Back" Day on April 30. More
April 27, 2016 -- The United States Coast Guard today rescued two missing boaters after locating them on offshore platforms in Galveston Bay. More
April 27, 2016 -- The League City Police Department will host a drug take-back event on Saturday. More
April 27, 2016 -- The La Porte Police Department today reported that two suspects were arrested on drug and weapons charges on Tuesday following the search of a residence in the 1600 block of Brook Meadow. More
April 27, 2016 -- The Harris County Sheriff's office today reported that the body of Ariel Tapscott, who had been missing since Sunday, has been recovered after locating her vehicle in a retention pond in the 19600 block of Stone Lake Drive. More
April 26, 2016 -- Galveston City Manager Brian Maxwell today named Richard Boyle as the new chief of police for the city. More
April 26, 2016 -- The United States Coast Guard today is conducting a search for two overdue boaters in the area of Galveston Bay, Trinity Bay and East Bay. More
April 26, 2016 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that one suspect has been arrested and another sought in the February 29 robbery of a check cashing business at 6607 Ashcroft. More w/Video
April 26, 2016 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that Lucius Alexander Williams has been arrested on murder charges in connection with the July 22, 2014 death of a woman found at 5910 Wayland. More
April 26, 2016 -- The Houston Fire Department today responded to a fire at a cafeteria at 3600 Bissonnet. More
April 25, 2016 -- The Texas Department of Public Safety today announced the launch of initiatives designed to assist Texans who have communication impairments. More
April 25, 2016 -- The Houston Police Department today released surveillance photos of two suspects wanted in connection with multiple burglaries of a business at 12300 North Freeway. More
April 25, 2016 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that Tradeszcha Bibbs has been arrested on capital murder charges in connection with the April 6 death of her 5-month-old daughter. More
April 25, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating incidents that occurred during the weekend, including Friday's fatal stabbing of a man at 6231 Westward. More
April 25, 2016 -- The Texas Governor's Office is accepting nominations through June 15 for the 2016 Star of Texas Awards. More
April 22, 2016 -- The Harris County Emergency Operations Center will continue to be staffed during the weekend to focus on relief/recovery operations related to the recent floods. More
April 22, 2016 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that Robert Lee Stevenson has been arrested on murder charges in connection with the November 29 fatal shooting of a man at 7455 Little York Road. More
April 22, 2016 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that Hector Henriquez has been arrested on murder charges in connection with the fatal shooting of a man at 7100 Trulon. More
April 22, 2016 -- The La Porte Police Department on Thursday reported that Paul Quinn was arrested on drug and weapons possession charges following a narcotics investigation in the 9500 block of Dry Sand Drive. More
April 21, 2016 -- United States Senators John Cornyn, Patrick Leahy, Chuck Grassley, Al Franken, Orrin Hatch and Chris Coons have issued statements after introducing the Protecting Our Lives by Initiating COPS Expansion Act of 2016. More
April 21, 2016 -- The Galveston County Sheriff's Office today reported that two suspects were arrested on drug charges following the search of a residence in San Leon, Texas on Thursday. More
April 21, 2016 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that Tariq Lackings has been arrested on capital murder charges in connection with the deaths of two males found at 1100 Dennis Street on April 10. More
April 21, 2016 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that murder charges have been filed against Alex J. Beller, a suspect in the 1998 fatal stabbing of a man at 3952 Alabama. More
April 20, 2016 -- The American Red Cross has opened additional shelters to aid those impacted by severe rain and flooding throughout the Greater Houston area. More
April 20, 2016 -- The Harris County Sheriff's Office has charged one man and is in search of another in connection with Sunday's aggravated kidnapping, sexual assault and robbery of a 19-year-old female. More
April 20, 2016 -- The Brazoria County Judge's Office has advised that water levels at the Brazos River and San Bernard River continue to rise. More
April 20, 2016 -- The Harris County Office of Homeland Security and Emergency Management today provided information on flood recovery and assistance information. More
April 20, 2016 -- The Houston Fire Department on Tuesday responded to an apartment fire at 16400 Moon Rock. More
April 19, 2016 -- A United States Coast Guard helicopter crew on Tuesday located the body of the missing tug boat crewman from the capsized Ricky J Leboeuf near the location of the tug on the San Jacinto River. More w/ Video
April 19, 2016 -- The Harris County Institute of Forensic Sciences today confirmed that six fatalities occurred in the area during the recent severe weather events, with three having occurred in Houston. More
April 19, 2016 -- The Brazoria County Judge's Office today advised that river levels at the Brazos and San Bernard rivers are being monitored due to increased water from recent severe storms and flooding. More
April 19, 2016 -- Galveston police are investigating the death of a man found in an alley in the 5300 block of Avenue J. More
April 19, 2016 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that Hamza Khalid Paracha has been arrested on charges of intoxicated manslaughter in connection with Sunday's fatal traffic accident at 2900 State Highway 6 North. More
April 19, 2016 -- The Harris County Sheriff's Office Marine Unit today assisted in recovering the body of a man who drowned after the tug boat he was working on capsized in the San Jacinto River. More
April 19, 2016 -- The United States Coast Guard is conducting a search for a missing man after a tug boat capsized in the San Jacinto River approximately a half-mile south of Interstate 10 in Houston. More
April 19, 2016 -- The Harris County Sheriff's Office today announced that visitation at the Harris County Jail Complex is suspended due to inclement weather. More
April 18, 2016 -- The City of Houston today reported that it is working with regional agencies to assist residents in the Greenspoint area affected by flooding. More
April 18, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating the death of a woman found at 7000 Westview on Sunday. More
April 18, 2016 -- The Greater Harris County 9-1-1 Emergency Network today reminded residents to only contact 9-1-1 for in-progress emergencies, such as rescues. More
April 18, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating Sunday's fatal shooting of one man and wounding of another at 3380 Crestdale. More
April 18, 2016 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that Marcus Lakeith Harris has been charged in connection with an incident on Sunday during which Harris pointed a weapon at officers at 5900 Ledbetter. More
April 18, 2016 -- The Houston Fire Department today responded to an apartment fire at 1351 Greens Parkway. More
April 18, 2016 -- The Houston Fire Department is responding to an active evacuation of apartments at Greenspoint area of North Houston. More
April 18, 2016 -- The City of Houston has activated its emergency operations center in response to flooding. More
April 17, 2016 -- The Houston Fire Department today responded to a fire at an apartment at 16900 Northchase. More
April 17, 2016 -- The Galveston County District Attorney's Office on Saturday hosted the Crime Victims' Walk in Galveston. Juan Peña provided photos of the event. More
April 17, 2016 -- The City of Houston Office of Emergency Management has advised that flash flooding, roadway flooding, damaging winds and hail may impact the Houston are during the next few day due to severe thunderstorms. More
April 16, 2016 -- Texas Governor Greg Abbott today announced that the Texas State Operations Center will be at increased readiness on Sunday due to heavy rain and potential flooding forecast for parts of the state. More
April 16, 2016 -- Guy Taylor Sr., owner of the Stork Club on Post Office Street in Galveston, continues his evening tradition of playing taps from his balcony overlooking Postoffice at 21st Street to honor fallen troops and the United States. More
April 15, 2016 -- Harris County Sheriff Ron Hickman on Thursday met with representatives from United We Dream, local immigration attorneys and other members of the community to discuss the Harris County Sheriff’s Office participation in the 287(g) program. More
April 15, 2016 -- Brad Livingston, the Executive Director of the Texas Department of Criminal Justice, on Friday announced his retirement after more than a decade at the helm. More
April 15, 2016 -- The Harris County Sheriff’s Office has outsourced the housing of a small number of inmates who have been sentenced to serve terms in Harris County and the Texas Department of Criminal Justice. More
April 15, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating the death of a female found at 13900 Blueridge Road on Thursday. More
April 15, 2016 -- The Brazoria County Community Coalition of the Bay Area Council on Drugs and Alcohol on Thursday announced that it is partnering with Alvin Police Department to remind parents to do their part to prevent underage drinking, in observance of Alcohol Awareness Month. More
April 15, 2016 -- The Harris County Sheriff's Office is suspending visitation at the Harris County Jail Complex today and on Saturday due to heavy construction at the facility. More
April 15, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating Wednesday's fatal traffic accident at 3500 Clover Creek. More
April 15, 2016 -- Houston police today released surveillance video and a composite sketch of a suspect wanted in the March 29 fatal shooting of a man at 12306 Fondren. More w/Video
April 15, 2016 -- Galveston City Manager Brian Maxwell today announced that he has selected West University Place Police Chief Ken Walker and University of Houston-Downtown Police Chief Richard Boyle as finalists for the city's next chief of police. More
April 15, 2016 -- Houston Mayor Sylvester Turner and Houston Police Department Acting Chief Martha Montalvo on Thursday held a news conference for the deployment of body-worn cameras to officers. More w/Video
April 14, 2016 -- Galveston police have filed warrants on three men in connection with a recent trespassing and assault case. More
April 14, 2016 -- The La Porte Police Department today announced that Dan Hoffman, the department's commercial vehicle inspector, recently placed second in the Motor Carrier Safety Assistance Program's Region 2 Texas Truck Challenge, and will attend the state challenge competition in June. More
April 14, 2016 -- The Texas Parks and Wildlife Department today hosted the 12th annual Law Enforcement Division Awards Ceremony. More
April 14, 2016 -- The Texas Public Safety Commission and Texas Department of Public Safety Director Steven McCraw today presented four Director's Citations and two Top Trooper awards to recognize employees for their exemplary service. More
April 14, 2016 -- Texas Lieutenant Governor Dan Patrick today issued a statement following the shootings of a Harris County deputy constable and an Austin police officer. More
April 14, 2016 -- The Texas Department of Transportation today reported that Dustin Ray Smith, a fugitive on the state's most wanted sex offenders list, is in custody after turning himself in in Amarillo. More
April 14, 2016 -- The Houston Fire Department today responded to a fire at a business at 7501 Bissonnet Street. More
April 13, 2016 -- United States Senator John Cornyn on Wednesday met with the father of the namesake of "Kari's Law," legislation which seeks to make dialing 911 easier from multiline phones. More
April 13, 2016 -- Galveston County District Attorney Jack Roady on Wednesday announced that a settlement has been reached in connection with the disposition of over 200 animals seized from the Santa Fe Feed store two weeks ago. More
April 13, 2016 -- The Harris County Sheriff's Office is seeking the public's assistance in locating a suspect wanted in connection with a fatal traffic accident on Bammel North Houston on Tuesday. More
April 13, 2016 -- The Texas Department of Public Safety is seeking the public's assistance in identifying a woman whose remains were found in Refugio County in 1992. More
April 13, 2016 -- The Houston Police Department today released surveillance photos of two possible suspects wanted in Monday's fatal shooting of a man at 7719 Hirsch. More
April 12, 2016 -- League City police on Tuesday arrested three men in connection with an armed robbery at a home in the 1200 block of Chuck Drive in the Autumn Lakes Subdivision. More
April 12, 2016 -- The Harris County Emergency Dispatch Center was recently recognized by the Texas Association of Public Safety Communication Officials and the Texas Chapter of the National Emergency Number Association Conference ahead of National Telecommunicator Week, which is April 11-15. More
April 12, 2016 -- The Harris County Sheriff's Office today reported that two inmates have been charged in connection with the death of Patrick Brown, a fellow inmate, who was initially found unresponsive in a holding cell at the Harris County Jail on April 5. More
April 12, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating Monday's fatal shooting of a man at 8500 Sands Point. More
April 12, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating Monday's fatal shooting of a man at 7719 Hirsch. More
April 11, 2016 -- Houston police have learned the identity of a male found deceased on Friday at 10100 North Green River Drive. More
April 11, 2016 -- The City of Nassau Bay today announced the selection of Kenneth Campbell as chief of police. More
April 11, 2016 -- The Texas Department of Public Safety today reported that a $3,000 reward is being offered for information leading to the capture of Dustin Ray Smith, a fugitive on the state's most wanted sex offenders list. More
April 11, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating several incidents that occurred during the weekend, including Saturday's fatal shooting of two men at 8700 Broadway. More
April 11, 2016 -- The Harris County Department of Homeland Security & Emergency Management has advised that a weather system entering Southeast Texas this afternoon could trigger severe storms in the area. More
April 09, 2016 -- The Galveston County Sheriff's Office today responded to a call regarding an unknown object at 210 27th Street in San Leon, where deputies located a possible improvised explosive device. More
April 08, 2016 -- Santa Fe Police Chief Kenneth Campbell today announced that he has submitted his letter of resignation to take the position of police chief at Nassau Bay. More
April 08, 2016 -- The Houston Fire Department today responded to a fire at the LyondellBassell plant at Allen Genoa Road. More
April 08, 2016 -- Updated: AlertHouston has canceled a Shelter-in-Place issued today for portions of East Houston due to a chemical plant fire at 317 North Allen-Genoa Road. More
April 08, 2016 -- Sugar Land police are searching for three suspects in the March 20 theft of clothing from a store at First Colony Mall. More
April 08, 2016 -- The Houston Police Department today released surveillance video and photos of a suspect wanted in the March 21 robbery of a woman at 12600 Bissonnet. More w/Video
April 08, 2016 -- Houston police are seeking the public's assistance in locating a person of interest in Thursday's fatal shooting of a man at 11204 Hempstead Highway. More
April 07, 2016 -- The La Porte Police Department on Wednesday arrested three suspects after executing a narcotic search warrant at a residence in the 9400 block of Carlow Lane. More
April 07, 2016 -- The Houston Police Department today released surveillance video and photos of a suspect wanted in connection with the March 12 robbery of convenience store at 18555 Tomball Parkway. More w/Video
April 07, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating today's fatal traffic accident at 6500 West Orem. More
April 07, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating today's fatal shooting of a man found at 1200 Bigelow. More
April 06, 2016 -- Houston police cadets on Wednesday visited several communities throughout the city as part of the department's cultural diversity bus tour. More
April 06, 2016 -- Houston police are seeking the public's assistance in locating Sidney Taylor and Kristlyn Gibson, who were last seen together on April 2 in Austin. More
April 06, 2016 -- The Federal Bureau of Investigation today announced that Brenda Delgado has been added to the bureau's Ten Most Wanted Fugitives list. More
April 06, 2016 -- La Porte police are investigating Monday's robbery of a convenience store in the 1800 block of Sens Road. More
April 06, 2016 -- The Houston Fire Department on Tuesday responded to an apartment fire at 8405 Wilcrest. More
April 06, 2016 -- The Houston Police Department today released surveillance video and photos of a suspect wanted in the January 30 robbery of a female victim at 4900 Westheimer. More w/Video
April 05, 2016 -- The Harris County Sheriff’s Office Financial Crime Unit are seeking the public’s help in identifying two suspects wanted for stealing a 64-year-old woman’s wallet and purchasing high-end merchandise. More
April 05, 2016 -- The Texas Department of Public Safety's Division of Emergency Management today kicked off its annual conference, which runs through Friday in San Antonio. More
April 05, 2016 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that charges against Elvia L. Coronado have been upgraded to intoxicated manslaughter, following the death of the victim of the March 22 traffic accident at 8900 Almeda Road. More
April 05, 2016 -- The League City Police Department is hosting the "Cut It Out" Program, which teaches cosmetology students how to recognize signs of domestic violence in future clients, at Clear View High School. More
April 05, 2016 -- The City of Friendswood on Saturday hosted a groundbreaking ceremony for the Kenneth M. Camp Fire Station. More
April 04, 2016 -- The Galveston County District Attorney's Office on Monday announced that 24-year-old Kayla Monique Stouten-Orozco was sentenced to ten years in prison for endangering a child. More
April 04, 2016 -- Houston police have announced that charges have been filed against three suspects arrested in a robbery that occurred at 6004 North Shepherd on March 3. More
April 04, 2016 -- The Texas Department of Public Safety today reported that Jaime Gonzalez has been added to the state's most wanted fugitives list, and a $5,000 reward is being offered for information leading to his capture. More
April 04, 2016 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that Laneric Brad Holmes has been charged with murder in connection with the January 30 fatal shooting of a man at 10300 Shady Lane. More
April 04, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating today's fatal traffic accident at 500 West 20th Street following a pursuit by Harris County Constable Precinct 1 deputies. More
April 04, 2016 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that Jatrel Rollins has been arrested on murder charges in connection with Sunday's fatal shooting of a man at 11227 Vailview Drive. More
April 01, 2016 -- The United States Coast Guard recently stopped a recreational boat with approximately 1,900 pounds of red snapper off the Texas coast near Freeport and Galveston. More
April 01, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating Thursday's fatal shooting of a man at 3130 Holder Forest. More
April 01, 2016 -- The League City Volunteer Fire Department on Tuesday hosted its annual awards ceremony. More
April 01, 2016 -- The Texas Department of Public Safety today announced that the reward for information leading to the capture of Mark Timothy McBride, a fugitive on the state's most wanted sex offenders list, has been increased to $8,000. More
April 01, 2016 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that Elvia L. Coronado has been arrested on charges of intoxicated assault in connection with the March 22 traffic accident at 8900 Almeda Road. More
March 31, 2016 -- The Houston Fire Department today reported that Fire Trainee Steven Whitfield, II died in an incident at the training academy. More
March 31, 2016 -- Children's Memorial Hermann Hospital recently hosted the Houston Police Department for the Badges and Bears Program, with officers recognizing pediatric patients as "honorary officers". More
March 31, 2016 -- The Harris County Office of Homeland Security & Emergency Management today listed information sources for the NCAA Final Four Tournament, which takes place in Houston April 1-4. More
March 31, 2016 -- The Harris County Sheriff's Office today reported that two deputies with the department rescued a man from a burning vehicle in north Harris County on Sunday. More
March 31, 2016 -- Galveston College's Law Enforcement Academy is accepting applications for its next class of cadets. More
March 31, 2016 -- The Friendswood Police Department today advised that FM 518 and FM 2351 will experience temporary closures on Saturday for the Youth Sports Day Parade. More
March 30, 2016 -- The Harris County Sheriff’s Office Auto Theft Division is seeking information on two suspects who have stolen numerous cars statewide across Texas. More
March 30, 2016 -- The Texas Department of Public Safety on Tuesday announced that a $5,000 reward is being offered for information leading to the capture of Jose Fernando Bustos-Diaz, a fugitive on the state's most wanted list. More
March 30, 2016 -- The Houston Fire Department on Tuesday conducted a water rescue at Taylor at the Katy Freeway, where a suspect being chased by Houston police jumped into Buffalo Bayou. More
March 30, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating an incident in which a man was found critically injured in the 2200 block of Fannin. More
March 30, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating Tuesday's fatal shooting of a man at 12306 Fondren. More
March 29, 2016 -- League City police have reported that an arrest was made in connection with Sunday's fatal shooting in the parking lot of Jordan Cove Apartments. More
March 29, 2016 -- The United States Coast Guard today suspended their search for a potentially missing swimmer off Lake Charles beach. More w/Video
March 29, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating today's fatal shooting of a woman at 2700 Sampson Street. More
March 29, 2016 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that Jose Louis Orta has been arrested on charges related to Monday's incident involving a pursuit at 10230 FM 521. More
March 29, 2016 -- The Texas Department of Public Safety today announced funeral arrangements for Trooper Jeffrey Nichols, who was killed in a one-vehicle crash on Wednesday in Lamar County. More
March 29, 2016 -- Harris County Attorney Vince Ryan today announced that he has obtained temporary restraining orders against Houston area stores to halt the sale of "Kush", a substance used as a synthetic form of marijuana. More
March 29, 2016 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that Christopher James Jackson has been arrested on murder charges in connection with the December 31 deaths of a male and female found following a fire at 1095 Marjorie. More
March 29, 2016 -- The League City Police Department on Monday responded to a fatal shooting in the parking lot of an apartment complex at 901 FM 517. More
March 29, 2016 -- The United States Coast Guard today launched a search for a swimmer reported missing off the beach south of the Interstate Highway 10 bridge in Lake Charles, Louisiana. More
March 28, 2016 -- The United States Coast Guard on Monday rescued two men after their boat lost power and they hit the rocks on the Galveston South Jetty. More
March 28, 2016 -- The Houston Fire Department today responded to a call for a high angle rescue at 5555 San Felipe, where two window washers were stranded when the unit they were standing on lost power. More
March 28, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating a fatal traffic accident that occurred today at 7700 Airline Drive. More
March 28, 2016 -- The Harris County Sheriff's Office is seeking the public's assistance in identifying two suspects wanted in the February 23 aggravated robbery of two women in west Harris County. More
March 28, 2016 -- The Dickinson Police Department today announced that Captain Melvin Mason recently graduated from the Leadership Command College of the Law Enforcement Management Institute of Texas. More
March 28, 2016 -- Harris County Attorney Vince Ryan, along with Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton, won a temporary restraining order against a convenience store at 10010 La Porte Freeway to prevent the store from selling "Kush", which is used as synthetic marijuana. More
March 27, 2016 -- The Texas Department of Public Safety today reported that Trooper Jeffrey Nichols died in a one-vehicle car crash while on patrol in Lamar County on Saturday. More
March 26, 2016 -- The United States Coast Guard today rescued a man and his dog from a sailboat on fire approximately six miles from Freeport. More
March 26, 2016 -- Update: The United States Coast Guard has suspended its search for a fisherman missing in the Houston Ship Channel near Eagle Point. More w/Video
March 26, 2016 -- The Houston Fire Department today reported that three were injured in a fire at an apartment complex at 3715 Southmore. More
March 25, 2016 -- Houston police have announced that Friday's fatal shooting of a robbery suspect at 8624 West Montgomery will be referred to a Harris County grand jury. More
March 25, 2016 -- Houston police are awaiting autopsy results in the death of a male found Friday at 700 North Drennan Street. More
March 25, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating Thursday's fatal hit-and-run incident at 7700 McHard Road. More
March 25, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating Thursday's fatal traffic accident at 12000 Gulf Freeway. More
March 25, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating Wednesday's fatal shooting of a man at 4800 Scenic Drive. More
March 24, 2016 -- The Harris County Sheriff's Office on Wednesday arrested Kevin Cruz-Flores, 19, for aggravated assault with a weapon. More
March 24, 2016 -- The Houston Fire Department today responded to an apartment fire at 11303 South Wilcrest Drive. More
March 24, 2016 -- The Houston Fire Department today responded to a house fire at 7800 Glover. More
March 23, 2016 -- Houston police have announced that charges have been filed against a suspect arrested in the death of a man found at 7100 Jetty Lane about 2 p.m. on October 17, 2015. More
March 23, 2016 -- The Houston Police Department has filed murder charges against Arnold Castillo, a suspect wanted in connection with the November 23 fatal shooting of a man at 5959 Bissonnet. More
March 23, 2016 -- Houston police are awaiting autopsy results in the death of a man found at a house fire at 5525 Bunte on Tuesday. More
March 22, 2016 -- Sugar Land police are looking for two men who stole $7,000 worth of cigarettes from an Exxon located 13233 Dairy Ashford on March 3. More
March 22, 2016 -- The Galveston County District Attorney's Office has reported that the county's No Refusal Operations concluded Sunday with the close of the second weekend of Spring Break. More
March 22, 2016 -- The Texas Department of Public Safety is reminding Texans to remain vigilant with respect to potential crime and terrorist activity in their communities, and to report suspicious behaviors to the department’s iWATCH website at www.iwatchtx.org. More
March 22, 2016 -- The Harris County Sheriff's Office is requesting the public's assistance in providing information on the whereabouts of 54-year-old Troy Lee Lively, who is charged on two counts of indecency with a child. More
March 22, 2016 -- The League City Police Department on Monday launched a campaign in partnership with the Parr Elementary School PTA to educate parents on cell phone use in school parking lots. More
March 22, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating Monday's fatal shooting of a man at 13200 Northborough. More
March 22, 2016 -- Houston police today reported that a woman who was found dead at 11800 Riceville School Road on March 16 has been identified as Paula C. Contreras. More
March 22, 2016 -- The Houston Fire Department today responded to a house fire at 5500 Bunte, and has reported one fatality due to the fire. More
March 22, 2016 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that Larry Broden is wanted on murder charges in connection with Monday's fatal shooting of a man at 5600 Willow Glen. More
March 22, 2016 -- Galveston County law enforcement agencies will host various events during the week of April 10-16 in observances of National Crime Victims' Rights Week. More
March 21, 2016 -- The Houston Fire Department on Monday responded to an apartment fire at 2600 Washington. More
March 21, 2016 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that Johnathan Sanchez has been charged with two counts of aggravated assault against a public servant in connection with Sunday's officer-involved shooting incident at 200 South 70th Street. More
March 21, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating several incidents that occurred during the weekend, including Friday's fatal shooting of a man at 5207 Airline Drive. More
March 21, 2016 -- The Houston Fire Department on Sunday responded to a water rescue call at Buffalo Bayou near 900 Commerce. More
March 21, 2016 -- The Houston Police Department on Sunday reported that two suspects have been arrested on capital murder charges in connection with Saturday's fatal shooting of a man at 9220 Richmond Avenue. More
March 20, 2016 -- The National Weather Service today issued a Red Flag Fire Warning for Harris County, which is effective until 6 p.m. More
March 19, 2016 -- The United States Coast Guard today responded to a disabled sailing vessel 40 miles south of High Island. More
March 18, 2016 -- The United States Coast Guard has restricted traffic from mile marker 395 to mile marker 400 on the Intracoastal Waterway in Freeport after a truck carrying two passengers plunged into the water near Bryan Beach Bridge. More
March 18, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating Thursday's fatal shooting of a man at 5000 Court Road. More
March 18, 2016 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that two of three robbery suspects have been arrested in connection with Thursday's incident at 11314 North Freeway, during which two other suspects were fatally shot. More
March 18, 2016 -- The Houston Fire Department on Thursday responded to an apartment fire at 7700 Corporate Drive. More
March 17, 2016 -- The United States Coast Guard has temporarily restricted traffic on the Intracoastal Waterway near Galveston following Thursday's allision between two tow boats and a 230-foot dredge boat. More
March 17, 2016 -- The Texas Department of Public Safety today reported that Omar Cruz, a fugitive on the state's most wanted list, is in custody after being arrested on Tuesday in Laredo. More
March 17, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating the death of a female found on Wednesday at 11100 Mayfield. More
March 17, 2016 -- The Houston Fire Department on Wednesday responded to a restaurant fire at 11685 Westheimer. More
March 16, 2016 -- The Galveston County District Attorney's Office on Wednesday announced that Phillip Gene Caldwell, 45, was sentenced to 20 years for burglary of a habitation. More
March 16, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating Wednesday's apparent fatal stabbing of a woman found at 11800 Riceville School Road. More
March 16, 2016 -- Harris County Attorney Vince Ryan today announced that he has obtained a court order against two southwest Houston after-hours clubs. More
March 16, 2016 -- The La Porte Police Department today reported that two suspects were arrested on deadly conduct charges in connection with shots fired on Tuesday in the city's southern portion of State Highway 146. More
March 16, 2016 -- The Houston Police Department on Tuesday reported that Nadonte Pugh has been arrested on capital murder charges in connection with Sunday's fatal shooting of a man at 8550 FM 1960 West. More
March 16, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating Monday's fatal shooting of a man found at 7000 Chimney Rock. More
March 15, 2016 -- The Galveston County District Attorney's Office has announced that Claudia Kristine Esquivel, 23, was sentenced to 27 years for the murder of Chistopher Chapa. More
March 15, 2016 -- Galveston County Criminal District Attorney Jack Roady on Tuesday announced the results of the first weekend of Spring Break No Refusal Operations. More
March 15, 2016 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that Marckia Estes has been arrested on intoxicated manslaughter charges in connection with Monday's fatal traffic accident at 8900 Cullen Boulevard. More
March 15, 2016 -- The Texas Department of Public Safety today announced that Manuel Raul Maese to the state's most wanted sex offenders list, and is offering a $3,000 reward for his capture. More
March 15, 2016 -- The United States Coast Guard today rescued two boaters from their catamaran after it ran aground on the Galveston Jetties. More
March 15, 2016 -- The Morgan's Point Police Department has released a photo of a suspect in the March 7 burglary of a home in the 900 block of Bayridge Road. More
March 15, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating Monday's fatal traffic accident at 5200 South Loop. More
March 14, 2016 -- The Galveston County District Attorney's Office has announced that Kyle Lindsey Smith, 48, was sentenced to 50 years in prison for the felony offense of Driving While Intoxicated. More
March 14, 2016 -- The League City Police Department and the Rotary Club of League City will host a free active shooter response training session on April 30. More
March 14, 2016 -- The United States Coast Guard on Sunday rescued a boater after his catamaran capsized in the Bolivar Beach Small Boat Cut. More w/Video
March 14, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating several incidents that occurred during the weekend, including Friday's fatal shooting of a man at 10400 Shady Lane. More
March 14, 2016 -- The United States Coast Guard today reported on continuing efforts to remove a partially submerged shrimp boat which ran aground near the South Galveston Jetty on March 6. More
March 14, 2016 -- The Houston Police Department today released surveillance video and photos of three suspects wanted in connection with the March 3 robbery of a store at 6004 North Shepherd. More w/Video
March 13, 2016 -- The United States Coast Guard today requested all mariners stay off the Sabine River between Orange, Texas and Bon Wier, Texas due to flood currents along the river. More
March 13, 2016 -- The Houston Police Department today released surveillance photos of a suspect wanted in Saturday's fatal shooting of a man at 8550 FM 1960 West. More
March 12, 2016 -- The Houston Fire Department today responded to a house fire at 2217 Live Oak. More
March 12, 2016 -- The Houston Fire Department today responded to a call regarding a man floating in the water of the San Jacinto River near 707 Timberline. More
March 12, 2016 -- The United States Coast Guard on Friday medevaced a man from the Carnival cruise ship Triumph, which was 200 miles southeast of Galveston. More
March 11, 2016 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that Carl Wayne Robertson has been arrested on capital murder charges in connection with the March 6 death of a 7-week-old baby, Roberson's son. More
March 11, 2016 -- The Harris County Sheriff's Office today reported that two suspects have been arrested on charges of aggravated robbery with a deadly weapon in connection with Wednesday's robbery in the 7300 block of Spring Cypress. More
March 11, 2016 -- The Houston Police Department today released a composite sketch of a suspect wanted in connection with the November 12, 2015 shooting of a man at 5330 Beverly Hill. More
March 10, 2016 -- The Texas Department of Public Safety today reported that more than 1 million new registrants joined the Donate Life Texas Registry during 2015, bringing the total registry to 8 million. More
March 10, 2016 -- The La Porte Police Department today announced that the department will join the Houston-Galveston Area Council's Task Force in patrolling during spring break to cut down on DWI offenses. More
March 10, 2016 -- The Harris County Sheriff's Office today reported that it is searching for Tristan Jordan Kruse, a teenager missing since March 7. More
March 10, 2016 -- Galveston County District Attorney Jack Roady on Wednesday announced that his office will work with law enforcement agencies to conduct No-Refusal operations during the weekends of spring break and St. Patrick's Day. More
March 10, 2016 -- The League City Police Department's Crime Victims Services Division will host an event on April 13 in observance of National Crime Victims' Rights Week. More
March 09, 2016 -- The Galveston County District Attorney's Office on Wednesday announced that 52-year-old Michael Belle was sentenced to 28 years in prison for the felony offense of Unlawful Possession of a Firearm by a Felon. More
March 09, 2016 -- The United States Coast Guard today removed restrictions for Intracoastal Waterway traffic near the Black Bayou Bridge in Lake Charles, which had been struck by a tug boat that lost control on Monday. More
March 09, 2016 -- The Houston Police Department today released surveillance video of a vehicle believed involved in the fatal shooting of a man at 6830 Cullen on February 21. More w/Video
March 09, 2016 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that Levoda Ramon Jackson has been arrested on charges of aggravated assault against a public servant in connection with Tueday's incident at 7110 Mykawa Road. More
March 08, 2016 -- The Harris County Sheriff's Office on Tuesday was informed of an allegation of delaying medical assistance via a press release and news conference invitation disseminated by the Houston chapter of the Council of American Islamic Relations. More
March 08, 2016 -- The Harris County Sheriff's Office is seeking the public's assistance in identifying two suspects wanted in connection with the March 4 robbery of a restaurant in the 300 block of North Main in Highlands, Texas. More w/Video
March 08, 2016 -- The Texas Department of Public Safety is seeking the public's assistance in solving the 2007 murder of Blase Wright, Jr. More
March 08, 2016 -- The Sugar Land Police Department is conducting a drunk driving enforcement initiative through March 21. More
March 08, 2016 -- The City of Houston will activate the city's Emergency Operations Center at 6 p.m. to assist in the response to severe weather. More
March 08, 2016 -- The La Porte Police Department recently promoted Doug Ditrich to the rank of lieutenant and Bennie Boles and Kai Patrick to sergeant. More
March 08, 2016 -- The La Porte Police Department today announced that Ashley Anderson has joined the department. More
March 08, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating today's fatal traffic accident at 6900 North Wayside. More
March 08, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating Monday's fatal traffic accident at 1000 North Wayside. More
March 08, 2016 -- The Houston Fire Department today responded to a warehouse fire at 9900 Harwin. More
March 08, 2016 -- The Dickinson Police Department today reported that one man drowned in Dickinson Bayou on Monday after his canoe had overturned. More
March 08, 2016 -- The United States Coast Guard on Sunday rescued three fishermen from their sinking boat near the Galveston south jetty. More
March 07, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating last week's fatal shooting of a man that occurred at 8281 Kingsbrook Road More
March 07, 2016 -- The United States Coast Guard, Corpus Christi Police Department, and local fire department crews are searching for a 13-year-old female and 28-year-old male who have been missing since their boat capsized Sunday evening with six others aboard about a mile off Swantner Park in Corpus Christi Bay. More
March 07, 2016 -- The Texas Department of Public Safety today announced that Lavinci Damon Henderson, a fugitive on the state's most wanted sex offenders list, has been captured in Fort Worth. More
March 07, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating an incident today in which a man is believed to have fallen from the Spur 527 overpass. More
March 07, 2016 -- The Houston Police Department, as part of a joint press conference today, announced that the department arrested 138 suspects through a joint operation to combat illicit sex trafficking. More w/Video
March 07, 2016 -- The Harris County Sheriff's Office today issued a news release regarding a press event concerning "Operation Traveling Circus", a joint operation to identify victims of sex trafficking and disrupt the sex trade in the Houston area. More
March 07, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating several incidents that occurred during the weekend, including Sunday's death of a man at 5025 South Acres. More
March 07, 2016 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that John Cook has been arrested on murder charges in connection with Sunday's beating death of a man at 3117 Marzelle Street. More
March 05, 2016 -- The United States Coast Guard today temporarily closed the Houston Ship Channel between Cotton Patch Bayou and Sims Bayou due to an explosion at Pasadena Refining System, Inc. More
March 05, 2016 -- The Houston Fire Department will host the annual Houston Firefighters' Memorial Ceremony today at the Houston Firefighters' Memorial Garden. More
March 04, 2016 -- Galveston police on Friday apprehended 43-year-old Gary Kevin Thomas in connection with a bank robbery. More
March 04, 2016 -- The Harris County Sheriff's Office will hold a press event on Monday regarding "Operation Traveling Circus", a joint operation aimed at disrupting sex trafficking in the Houston area. More
March 04, 2016 -- The Harris County Sheriff's Office Auto Theft Unit today provided tips to avoid purchasing a stolen vehicle. More
March 04, 2016 -- The City of Houston Municipal Courts Department today announced that the Great Texas Warrant Round Up begins on March 5. More
March 03, 2016 -- The Texas Department of Public Safety has reported that Robert Houston Hayes, 56, a Texas 10 Most Wanted Fugitive, is now in custody after being captured on February 25 in Missouri. More
March 03, 2016 -- The Texas Department of Public Safety today announced that Lavinci Damon Henderson has been added to the state's most wanted list, and that a $5,000 reward is being offered for information leading to his capture. More
March 03, 2016 -- The Harris County Sheriff's Office today reported that three suspects have been charged in the theft of a 3-year-old special needs child's electric toy car. More
March 03, 2016 -- The Houston Police Department today released surveillance video and photos of a suspect wanted in at least two convenience store robberies in west Houston in February. More w/Video
March 03, 2016 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that Robertson Williams has been arrested on charges of felon in possession of a weapon in connection with Wednesday's shooting incident at 8700 Broadway. More
March 02, 2016 -- The Texas Department of Public Safety Director Steven Mccraw today announced that he is upholding a preliminary decision to terminate a Trooper Brian Encinia related to his traffic stop of Sandra Bland on July 10, 2015. More
March 02, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating the death of a male found Wednesday at 1500 Central. More
March 02, 2016 -- The Harris County Sheriff's Office today arrested Joseph Garza on charges of aggravated robbery and felony evading after leading deputies on a 22-mile pursuit. More
March 02, 2016 -- The Sugar Land Police Department today warned residents of suspects making threatening calls pretending to be Fort Bend County or Harris County Sheriff deputies in attempts to obtain money from victims. More
March 02, 2016 -- The Houston Police Department today released surveillance photos and video of suspects wanted in Monday's robbery of a business at 6607 Ashcroft. More w/Video
March 01, 2016 -- The Texas Department of Public Safety today reported that the reward for information leading to the capture of Israel Aguirre, a fugitive on the state's most wanted list, has been increased to $10,000. More
March 01, 2016 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that the fatal shooting of a burglary suspect at 8500 Maplecrest has been referred to a Harris County grand jury. More
March 01, 2016 -- The League City Police Department today reported that three suspects have been arrested on charges related to an attempt to break into a vehicle in the 1900 block of Crescent Hills. More
March 01, 2016 -- The Texas Department of Public Safety today announced that the DPS Victim Services Program provided services to more than 3,800 victims and their family members in 2015. More
February 29, 2016 -- The City of Houston today announced that Dr. David Persse, director of Houston's Emergency Medical Services, has been named a recipient of the 2015 EMS10 Innovators Award. More
February 29, 2016 -- The League City Police Department's Volunteers in Policing Program today announced that it is offering free house checks for residents when they are out of town. More
February 29, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating today's fatal shooting of a man at 3300 Tuam. More
February 29, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating several incidents that took place during the weekend, including Friday's fatal shooting at 6703 Glen Rock. More
February 29, 2016 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that Williams Lemus has been arrested on charges of intoxicated manslaughter in connection with Sunday's fatal traffic accident at 6200 Bissonnet. More
February 27, 2016 -- The United States Coast Guard recently interdicted a Mexican lancha for poaching fish in U.S. waters, and rescued four from a second lancha sinking near South Padre Island. More
February 26, 2016 -- The Harris County Sheriff's Office today arrested a woman on criminal trespass charges after finding her stuck in a chimney in a home in the 4400 block of Spring Stuebner. More
February 26, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating Thursday's fatal stabbing of a man found at 4326 Brinkley Street. More
February 26, 2016 -- The Harris County Sheriff's Office today announced that the sheriff's office has received the donation of a three-dimensional scanner from the Harris County Sheriff's Office Foundation to assist in crime scene investigations. More
February 26, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating Wednesday's fatal shooting of a woman at 2834 Tidewater and the suicide of a man, the suspect in the shooting, at 3726 Cloverbrook. More
February 26, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating Thursday's fatal shooting of a man at 11000 Segrest. More
February 26, 2016 -- The United States Coast Guard early today closed the Houston Ship Channel briefly at the LyondellBasell refinery due to a boat fire outside the facility. More
February 25, 2016 -- Harris County Sheriff Ron Hickman on Thursday promoted Captain Virginia Cavazos-Russell to the rank of Major, making her the first Hispanic female to join the sheriff's senior command staff. More
February 25, 2016 -- The Harris County Sheriff's Office today released a sketch of a suspect wanted in the aggravated assault of a woman and her 5 month old son. More
February 25, 2016 -- The Houston Fire Department today responded to a house fire at 1000 South Post Oak Road. More
February 25, 2016 -- AlertHouston advised residents to avoid the area of South Post Oak and Woodway due to a large structure fire at that location. More
February 25, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating today's fatal traffic accident at 10300 Clay Road. More
February 25, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating Wednesday's fatal shooting of a man at 5720 Rampart. More
February 25, 2016 -- The Texas Department of Public Safety on Wednesday provided safety tips for the week of Spring Break. More
February 25, 2016 -- The League City Police Department recently arrested three suspects after responding to a shoplifting call and finding a stolen vehicle and gun. More
February 24, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating Tuesday's apparent accidental shooting of a man at 1327 Regal Street. More
February 24, 2016 -- The United States Coast Guard is participating with local agencies and industry partners in a hurricane response exercise in the Houston area. More
February 24, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating the death of a man found at 300 Louisiana on Tuesday. More
February 24, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating an incident during which an armed suspect was fatally shot by a Harris County deputy constable on Tuesday at 3200 Telephone Road. More
February 23, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating Monday's incident during which gunfire struck an HPD patrol vehicle at 5100 Clover. More
February 23, 2016 -- The City of Galveston and Galveston County will conduct a Point of Distribution exercise on Saturday, providing staff with an opportunity to walk-through the process of distributing supplies from a centralized location in the event of an emergency. More
February 23, 2016 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that Happy Tran Pham, a suspect wanted in the December 13, 2006 fatal shooting of a man at 11900 Bellaire, has been arrested. More
February 23, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating today's fatal traffic accident at 4100 Gulf Freeway. More
February 22, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating Sunday's fatal crash at 3900 Southwest Freeway. More
February 22, 2016 -- The Harris County Office of Homeland Security & Emergency Management has issued an advisory regarding the potential for severe thunderstorms on Tuesday. More
February 22, 2016 -- The City of Friendswood today announced that it will participate in the 2016 Great Texas Warrant Round-Up. More
February 22, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating several incidents that occurred during the weekend, including Sunday's fatal shooting of a man at 6830 Cullen Boulevard. More
February 22, 2016 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that Larry Daliet has been arrested on murder charges in connection with the February 9 fatal shooting of a man found at 10110 Forum Park Drive. More
February 21, 2016 -- The United States Coast Guard on Saturday medevaced a man suffering from a heart attack from a catamaran approximately 70 miles southeast of Galveston. More w/Video
February 20, 2016 -- The Houston Fire Department today responded to an apartment fire at 703 Timberline Drive in Kingwood. More
February 19, 2016 -- The Galveston County Sheriff's Office today reported that two suspects were arrested on drug charges during a narcotics search at 4429 18th Street in Bacliff. More
February 19, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating today's fatal shooting of a man at 4106 Englewood. More
February 19, 2016 -- The City of Galveston will participate in the Great Texas Warrant Round-Up. More
February 19, 2016 -- The City of Missouri City today announced it will take part in the 2016 Great Texas Warrant Round-Up. More
February 19, 2016 -- The City of Houston Municipal Courts Department and the Houston Police Department have announced their participation in the 2016 Great Texas Warrant Round-Up, which kicks off on March 5. More
February 19, 2016 -- The Houston Fire Department on Thursday responded to a fire at 10555 Turtlewood. More
February 18, 2016 -- The City of Missouri City has announced that Fire & Rescue Services Chief Russell Sander will retire on February 29. More
February 18, 2016 -- The Houston Fire Department on Thursday responded to a fire at 9300 Currency Drive. More
February 18, 2016 -- Houston Mayor Sylvester Turner today named Executive Assistant Chief Martha Montalvo as interim police chief. More
February 18, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating Wednesday's fatal traffic accident at 800 East Loop. More
February 18, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating today's fatal shooting of a man at 9817 Bissonnet. More
February 18, 2016 -- The Sugar Land Police Department today released its 2015 Annual Report, which showed violent crime decreasing by 22.86 percent last year. More
February 17, 2016 -- The United States Coast Guard Maritime Safety and Security Team Houston on Wednesday celebrated the official opening of their new building at Ellington Airport with a ribbon cutting ceremony. More
February 17, 2016 -- The Harris County Sheriff's Office has announced that it has arrested 121 prostitution customers and 19 prostitutes as part of the National John Suppression Initiative campaign. More
February 17, 2016 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that Treveon Jones has been arrested on murder charges in connection with the fatal shooting of a man at 3100 Collingsworth. More
February 17, 2016 -- The Texas Department of Public Safety today reported that a $7,500 reward is being offered for information leading to the capture of Rogelio Garcia, Jr., a fugitive on the state's most wanted list. More
February 17, 2016 -- The Houston Fire Department on Tuesday responded to a house fire at 2006 Common Street. More
February 16, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating today's fatal traffic accident at 200 West 15th Street. More
February 16, 2016 -- The Harris County Sheriff's Office today reported that Gustavo Diaz has been arrested on aggravated assault charges in connection with Sunday's hit and run involving a 12 year old male victim. More
February 16, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating Monday's fatal traffic accident at 513 Sunnyside. More
February 16, 2016 -- The Houston Fire Department on Monday responded to three houses that had caught fire at 6707 Avenue F. More
February 15, 2016 -- The City of Missouri City today announced that it has received an improved rating from the Insurance Services Office. More
February 15, 2016 -- The La Porte Police Department has released images of suspects wanted in connection with stolen checks cashed at numerous Shell Federal Credit Union branches. More
February 15, 2016 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that Katherine Seals has been arrested on charges of murder and failure to stop and render aid in connection with the December 4, 2015 death of her husband. More
February 15, 2016 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that Carlos Torres, a suspect charged with capital murder for the June 22, 2014 death of a woman at 5100 Chennault, is being sought after he removed his court-ordered ankle monitor and fled while on bond. More
February 15, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating several incidents that occurred during the weekend, including a fatal traffic accident at 5600 Airport on Friday. More
February 15, 2016 -- The Dickinson Police Department today reported that Stephen Connor Gendron was arrested on charges of assault with a deadly weapon in connection with Sunday's shooting of a man found at the 4500 block of East 34th Street. More
February 15, 2016 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that three suspects have been arrested on capital murder charges in connection with the January 15 fatal shooting of a man at 636 West Airport Boulevard. More
February 15, 2016 -- The Houston Police Department today released surveillance video of two suspects wanted in the December 31 robbery of a store at 9602 Southwest Freeway. More w/Video
February 12, 2016 -- The Houston Fire Department today responded to a call regarding a person who was seen jumping from the San Jacinto Bridge and into Buffalo Bayou. More
February 12, 2016 -- The Harris County Sheriff's Office today reported that a deputy has been terminated on grounds of inappropriate communications with two witnesses in separate incidents. More
February 12, 2016 -- La Porte Police Department will host an active shooter training session and a discussion regarding Open Carry gun laws on February 22. More
February 11, 2016 -- Houston police have reported that an arrest has been made in the fatal stabbing of a male found at 4100 Holmes Road the morning of January 19. More
February 11, 2016 -- Galveston County Criminal District Attorney Jack Roady today announced that a total of 17 DWI arrests were processed during Mardi Gras "No Refusal" operations. More
February 11, 2016 -- The Harris County Sheriff's Office today reminded residents who carry cash from place to place to exercise caution, and that "your car is not a safe". More
February 11, 2016 -- The Houston Fire Department today responded to a three-alarm apartment fire at 7821 Rue Carrie Street. More
February 11, 2016 -- The Harris County Citizens Corps is hosting the 10th Community Emergency Response Team Rodeo Round-Up on Saturday. More
February 11, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating Wednesday's fatal traffic accident at 100 Kingwood Drive. More
February 11, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating the death of a woman found at 9960 Kleckley on Wednesday. More
February 11, 2016 -- The Texas Attorney General's Office on Wednesday announced that a joint operation resulted in the office's 200th child predator arrest through the Child Exploitation Unit. More
February 10, 2016 -- The Texas Department of Public Safety today reported that Gilberto Ruvalcaba, a fugitive on the state's most wanted list, was captured on Tuesday in Houston. More
February 10, 2016 -- The Houston Fire Department today responded to an apartment fire at 7825 Corporate Drive. More
February 10, 2016 -- The Harris County Sheriff's Office today reported that a deputy with the office has been terminated following an investigation into employee misconduct with a witness in the murder of Deputy Darren Goforth. More
February 10, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating Tuesday's fatal shooting of a man found at 10110 Forum Park Drive. More
February 10, 2016 -- The Harris County Office of Homeland Security & Emergency Management recently received the Outstanding Emergency Management Public Information Award from the Emergency Management Association of Texas. More
February 09, 2016 -- The Harris County Sheriff's Office today issued a statement on a ruling committing Shannon Miles, the suspect in the murder of Deputy Darren Goforth, to 120 days in a state mental hospital. More
February 09, 2016 -- The Houston Fire Department today responded to a warehouse fire at 9900 Harwin. More
February 09, 2016 -- The National Weather Service has issued a Fire Weather Warning for Houston until 6 p.m. More
February 09, 2016 -- The League City Police Department on Monday announced plans to launch a reading program at the city's jail. More
February 09, 2016 -- The Texas Department of Public Safety today announced that, through the DPS Interdiction for the Protection of Children program, officers rescued 54 missing, exploited or at-risk children and initiated 33 related criminal investigations in 2015. More
February 09, 2016 -- The Houston Fire Department on Monday responded to a house fire at 6046 Westover. More
February 08, 2016 -- The Texas Department of Public Safety today announced that Gilberto Ruvalcaba has been added to the state's most wanted fugitives list, and that a cash reward of $7,500 is being offered for information leading to his capture. More
February 08, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating several incidents that occurred during the weekend, including an incident involving a man's death at 3625 Lockwood on Friday. More
February 08, 2016 -- Houston police are investigating Sunday's fatal shooting of a man at 4620 North Main Street. More
February 08, 2016 -- The Harris County Sheriff's Office today reported that Walter Alex Alfaro has been arrested on murder charges in connection with the February 3 death of a man in west Harris County. More
February 08, 2016 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that an armed robbery suspect was shot by an HPD officer, and another suspect arrested, during an incident on Friday at 7129 Lawndale. More
February 06, 2016 -- The Houston Police Department today released surveillance photos of a victim and suspects in a possible kidnapping that took place on February 3 at 1900 Blalock. More
February 06, 2016 -- Galveston police are investigating Friday's homicide at 3915 Broadway. More
February 05, 2016 -- The La Porte Police Department recently arrested Travis Sootoo for failing to comply with sex offender registration requirements, as part of the department's ongoing monitoring for sex offender violations. More
February 05, 2016 -- The Houston Fire Department today responded to a house fire at 9202 St. Lo Road. More
February 05, 2016 -- The Houston Police Department today unveiled two new crime mapping functions on the department's website. More w/Video
February 04, 2016 -- The Houston Fire Department today responded to a two-alarm fire at 9700 Court Glen Drive. More
February 04, 2016 -- The Galveston County District Attorney's Office today announced that Juan Manuel Mata has been sentenced to 3.75 years in prison on charges of assaulting a public servant. More
February 04, 2016 -- The Friendswood Police Department today reported that two victims died in an auto-pedestrian accident that took place on Wednesday on FM 528. More
February 04, 2016 -- The Houston Police Department today reported that Reginald Bond has been arrested on multiple charges of burglary with intent to commit sexual assault in connection with several incidents. More
February 03, 2016 -- Houston police have reported that a suspect arrested in the fatal shooting of a woman at 7227 Canda on January 3 has been charged with murder. More
February 03, 2016 -- Houston Police Chief Charles A. McClelland, Jr. recently released Uniformed Crime Report statistics revealing a 3.2 percent decrease in crime in the city for 2015 compared to the previous year. More
February 03, 2016 -- The City of Friendswood on Monday presented the city's Five Star Spirit Award to FPD Officer Jason Ives.