- Motorcyclist who led police on chase in Southeast Texas dies Updated: Jul-06-15 10:19 am
TEXAS CITY, Texas - A Houston man has died after crashing his motorcycle while leading police on an eight-mile chase in Southeast Texas.
- DPS expands drunken-driving patrols through July 4th weekend Updated: Jun-26-15 7:32 am
AUSTIN, Texas - More Texas troopers are being mobilized to expand the search for drunken drivers through the July Fourth holiday weekend.
- Is Texas spending $800M to create its own border patrol? Updated: Jun-16-15 7:48 pm
MCALLEN, Texas - When former Gov. Rick Perry ordered a big reinforcement of security at the Mexico border in 2011, Texas bought six new gunboats that can fire 900 rounds a minute and clock highway speeds. But the boats, which cost $580,000 each, spent more time docked than patrolling the Rio Grande.
- Man gets 2-year prison term for shining laser at DPS copter Updated: Jun-11-15 6:11 pm
MCALLEN, Texas - A federal judge has sentenced a 25-year-old South Texas man to two years in prison for aiming a laser pointer at a Texas Department of Public Safety helicopter.