Child found unharmed after mother killed in murder-suicide outside Texas Children’s Hospital-west campus, HPD says
A woman has died after being shot by a suspect who then turned gun on himself in the parking lot of Texas Children’s Hospital in west Harris County, according to the Houston Police Department.
Recognize him? Man assaults store clerk, steals bag of cupcakes on his way out from SW Houston convenience store, police say
Houston police are seeking the community’s assistance after they say a man attempted to stab a store clerk, punched her, and stole a bag of cupcakes on his way out during an attempted robbery last month.
Woman shot, killed at southeast Houston apartment in front of 2 small children; search underway for victim’s ex-boyfriend: HPD
An investigation is underway after a woman was shot and killed by a man who is believed to be her ex-boyfriend at an apartment complex in southeast Houston Thursday, officers with the Houston Police Department said.
Woman fatally struck by driver who accidentally hit gas pedal, crashed into USPS building in southwest Houston, police say
A woman is dead after a driver accidentally crashed into United States Postal Service office in southwest Houston Wednesday afternoon, according to the Houston Police Department.
Suspect accused of fatally shooting ex-wife, man, injuring 2 others in Spring Branch home arrested, charged: HPD
An investigation is underway after a man fatally shot his ex-wife and another man and then injured two others while they were having Thanksgiving dinner at a home in Spring Branch, officers with the Houston Police Department said.
Suspect steals car with 1-year-old inside, drops toddler off at SW Houston dollar store, police say
Houston police are trying to find the suspect who allegedly stole a family’s vehicle with a 1-year-old boy inside, then dropped the child off at a southwest Houston dollar store, where he was found wandering.
‘Let people talk’: The streets seem cold, but Houston police chief says he is confident there will be an arrest in Takeoff’s murder
Fans around the country are expressing frustration that the investigation into the murder of beloved Migos rapper “Takeoff” appears to have gone cold, but Houston Police Chief Troy Finner told KPRC 2 Monday morning that is definitely not the truth.
Woman accused of being serial fraudster arrested again; Here’s how fraud directly impacts consumers
“Fraud is on the rise here in Houston,” and one particular woman is part of the reason why, according to Sergeant Darren Schlosser with the Houston Police Department’s Auto Theft Division Vehicle Fraud Unit.
DWI suspect strikes police officer, suspect accused in hit-and-run incident in SW Houston, HPD says
An investigation is underway after a DWI suspect struck a police officer and a suspect accused in a hit-and-run incident during a chase in southwest Houston Tuesday, officers with the Houston Police Department said.
Surveillance photos released of suspect who shot man in back after harassing woman in north Houston, HPD says
Surveillance photos has been released of a man accused of shooting another man following an argument over victim’s girlfriend inside a north Houston gas station on July 29, according to the Houston Police Department.
Man charged after throwing cans at Sen. Ted Cruz during World Series parade; bond set at $40K: Court docs
A 33-year-old Houston man has been arrested and charged after officers with the Houston Police Department said he threw two alcoholic beverage cans at Senator Ted Cruz during the World Series parade in downtown Houston.
Houston police: Man wielding knife, flagpole shot to death by officer outside McDonald’s in Spring Branch – Houston Public Media
The police officer who fatally shot the man also shattered a window of the fast-food restaurant. No other injuries were reported by the Houston Police Department.houstonpublicmedia.org
Women’s center announces expansion to address domestic violence throughout the region – Houston Public Media
The new expansion includes a new residential campus and an administrative headquarters that will provide a 135-unit Emergency Supportive Housing that will triple the capacity to serve 360 women.houstonpublicmedia.org
Harris County Precinct 5 deputy chief fired after arrest during prostitution sting – Houston Public Media
Brian Harris, a former Houston Police Department detective who was working at the Harris County Precinct 5 Constable's Office, was among 14 people arrested and charged with solicitation of prostitution.houstonpublicmedia.org
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