Once dubbed the worst in the country, Houston Forensic Science Center is setting a new standard for criminal investigations.
Fear and propaganda weren’t enough to save an expensive proposal to swell the police department in Texas’ bluest city.
Almost 50 years after his murder, Dallas is finally taking steps to memorialize Santos Rodriguez. But justice for his family may forever be out of reach.
Bills before the state Legislature this session would subject precious metal buyers to more scrutiny and protect assisted living residents.
A proposal to end collective bargaining, on the ballot May 1, aims to spur police accountability in Texas’ second-largest city.
The push for an omnibus reform package named after George Floyd underscores how outrage over his death changed local and state policy debates around policing.
The office of constable may have made sense back when Texas was a sprawling frontier. Instead, constables basically now run their own little personal fiefdoms.
Homicide cases are going unsolved in Texas, leaving serial killers to murder again.
After years of failed attempts, Texas lawmakers are again trying to curb petty arrests that disproportionately target people of color.
Eric Fagan, elected during a larger national reckoning on race and law enforcement, will lead an office that has been under fire for racial profiling.