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Galena Park Highlands Hockley
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Humble Katy Kingwood
Klein La Porte North Houston
Pasadena Seabrook South Houston
Tomball Waller Webster
Beach City Jacinto City Jersey Village
Shoreacres Taylor Lake Village West University Place
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News in Harris County, Texas
Mother accused of killing 3-week-old daughter
Fri, 19 Dec 2014 14:08:38 -0800
A Harris County woman is facing charges after allegedly killing her 3-week-old daughter.
HCSO arrests 3 people accused of committing burglary, robberies
Fri, 19 Dec 2014 14:23:44 -0800
Three armed robbers are in custody after being arrested by deputies with the Harris County Sheriff's Office.
Fire damages several cars at Carmax dealership in northwest Harris County
Fri, 19 Dec 2014 12:53:58 -0800
The Harris County Fire Marshal's Office is investigating to see what sparked a fire at a car dealership on the northwest side of town early Friday.
Body found in NW Harris County bayou
Thu, 18 Dec 2014 15:23:57 -0800
A body was discovered inside a bayou in northwest Harris County Thursday. Harris County deputies are investigating the scene at Fallbrook Drive and FM 1960.
HCSO: 2 teen burglary suspects captured after chase ends in crash
Thu, 18 Dec 2014 08:53:52 -0800
Two teenage burglary suspects were taken into custody Thursday morning after leading officers on a chase, which ended in a crash in north Harris County.
Deputies investigating after 2-year-old is run over by SUV
Thu, 18 Dec 2014 17:53:37 -0800
Deputy constables are investigating after they say a 2-year-old was run over by an SUV Thursday.
Harris County Sheriff’s office is the largest in Texas
Mon, 15 Dec 2014 07:31:30 -0800
Houston by Numbers: Sheriff’s Department The Harris County Sheriff’s Office is the largest sheriff`s office in Texas and the third largest in the United States. It has approximately 4,000 employees of which 2,200 are certified peace officers, some 800 are detention officers, and the rest are civilian personnel. Nearly 1.5 million people live in the HCSO […]
Court finds Texas 'stand your ground' trial unfair
Fri, 19 Dec 2014 12:23:15 -0800
HOUSTON (AP) — A Texas appeals court has ruled that a man convicted of murder after jurors rejected his "stand your ground" self-defense claim didn't get a fair trial and deserves a new one.
Harris County Jail operations approved by state inspectors
Tue, 16 Dec 2014 22:02:38 -0800
After a surprise inspection that started Monday, the Texas Commission on Jail Standards today found the Harris County Jail system to be in full compliance with state regulations for the sixth year in
'Get A Gun! Call 911!': 2 Pit Bulls Attack Texas Man
Fri, 19 Dec 2014 04:43:35 -0800
'Get A Gun! Call 911!': 2 Pit Bulls Attack Texas Man 'He's Stronger Than Me': Neighbors Try To Get Pit Bull Off Of Man's Leg Man Euthanizes 2 Pit Bulls After They Viciously Attacked Stranger 'Get A Gun! Call 911!': 2 Pit Bulls Attack Texas Man Not Optimized A Harris County man was walking down the street in a quiet Texas community on Wednesday afternoon when two Pit Bulls dug under a fence to ...