‘Just going around creating havoc’: Investigation underway after several tires, cars damaged in Third Ward
Houston police is looking into a string of slashed tires in the Third Ward at Hutchins and Jefferson. Police say at least five vehicles were hit early Monday morning (May 16); some vehicles also have puncture holes.
Docs: Man fatally shoots mother of his newborn with semi-automatic pistol after fight over Mother’s Day dinner, victim suffered repeated abuse
“This death is another tragic reminder of how volatile domestic violence can be,” Harris County District Attorney Kim Ogg said. “Unfortunately, sometimes the person closest to us poses the greatest risk to our well-being. The facts of this matter are terribly troubling and heartbreaking.”
Deadly officer-involved shooting: Bodycam video shows suspect accused of running over construction worker, stabbing apartment manager
The Houston Police Department has released bodycam video of a deadly officer-involved shooting where a suspect was accused of fatally running over a construction worker and stabbing a Montrose apartment manager on April 5.
Man with lengthy criminal history identified as suspect accused of shooting HPD officer during traffic stop on Gulf Freeway, police say
A man accused of shooting a Houston police officer during a traffic stop in southeast Houston Wednesday morning has been identified, according to the Houston Police Department.
Park-goer walking dog with girlfriend at Memorial Park forced to shoot at ‘would-be’ burglars: HPD
What officials say was supposed to be a peaceful trip to Memorial Park turned violent and dangerous Wednesday night around 9:30 when burglars targeted a car in a parking lot near East Memorial Loop and Arnot.
Suspect accused of stabbing woman found suffering from gunshot wound after leading police on chase, HPD says
A man accused of stabbing a woman was found suffering from a gunshot wound when he was stopped by police after leading them on a chase in southeast Houston, according to the Houston Police Department.
NYC police honor 2nd officer killed in shooting
Organ music filled St. Patrick's Cathedral Wednesday as police from around New York City and beyond attended the funeral of NYPD Officer Wilbert Mora. Mora died four days after he and his partner were shot while responding to a domestic call. (Feb. 2)news.yahoo.com
Precinct 4 Constables In Pursuit of Suspect Who Allegedly Shot at Police Station
Spring, Texas – Harris County Precinct 4 deputy constables, along with the Houston Police Department are in pursuit of a suspect who allegedly shot at a Spring Police Station, Monday. A Precinct 4 Constable spotted the suspect Thursday morning on 610 in the Pasadena area, and a chase ensued. The chase has led deputies through Downtown Houston and they have now made their way back to Interstate 45 headed North. The Texas Department of Public Safety helicopter is tracking the white sedan as it weaves in and out of traffic in south Houston. According to radio reports, dispatch advising the responding officers that the suspect is wearing a bullet proof vest and is armed.springhappenings.com
Footage from Astroworld appears to show police officers pointing their phones at the stage at least 15 minutes after it was declared a mass-casualty event
The 30-second video appears to show several members of the Houston Police Department near the stage after reports of mass casualties.news.yahoo.com
Shooter Still At Large In Houston Ambush That Wounded Two Constable Deputies And Killed One
Houston, Texas – The investigation is ongoing for the deadly ambush that occurred on Saturday, October 16 and that left two constable deputies severely wounded and one dead. Law enforcement officials are still searching for the shooter and continue to ask that anyone with information on the matter contact authorities immediately. The three Precinct 4 Constable Deputies were working an extra job at the 45 Norte Bar and Lounge in Houston when they were attacked at approximately 2:15AM on Saturday. The deputies were addressing a disturbance outside of the bar when the unknown gunman approached from behind and opened fire. A visitation and funeral service will be held on Monday, October 25 at Champions Forest Baptist Church at 15555 Stuebner Airline Road in Houston.springhappenings.com
Texas Teen Accused in Disabled Woman’s Murder Has Now Set a Couple on Fire, Police Say
Houston Police DepartmentA young woman in Texas who beat murder charges last year in the shooting death of a 20-year-old woman with disabilities is now wanted by police after allegedly breaking into a couple’s suburban Houston home, dousing them with a liquid, and setting them ablaze.Authorities on Monday named Emma Presler, 19, as the prime suspect in the horrific Aug. 6 incident, which left 33-year-old Devin Graham dead and his wife, 26-year-old Karissa Lindros, hospitalized with burns acrossnews.yahoo.com
Inside An Agonizing 3-Hour Wait For 911 Response To Carbon Monoxide Poisoning In Texas – Houston Public Media
Following a 911 call about a family that had fainted, first responders arrived at the house and knocked on the door. No one answered, so they left. Inside, an entire family was being poisoned by carbon monoxide.houstonpublicmedia.org