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News in Harris County, Texas
Man accused of dangling baby son over balcony
Fri, 31 Oct 2014 09:38:39 -0700
The Harris County Sheriff’s Office has charged a Houston man after deputies say he dangled his infant son over a second story balcony.
Constable sued for towing confrontation
Fri, 31 Oct 2014 18:38:42 -0700
A Liberty County constable is accused of making threats to employees at a towing company.
Justice Courts in Harris County, Texas, Choose Tyler Technologies’ Odyssey Court Case Management System
Tue, 21 Oct 2014 06:17:00 -0700
Tyler Technologies, Inc. has signed a contract with Harris County, Texas, to implement Tyler’s Odyssey® court case management system in 16 justice of the peace courts. Odyssey will replace the courts’ legacy system for all case types, including civil, criminal and traffic as well as various magisterial functions and administrative proceedings.
Vigil held for deputy killed in head-on crash
Thu, 30 Oct 2014 21:23:50 -0700
About 100 friends and colleagues of Harris County Sheriff's Deputy Jesse Valdez III lit candles and tearfully shared stories where he took his last breath.
Sources: Passenger in vehicle with woman charged in deputy's death arrested
Fri, 31 Oct 2014 09:08:37 -0700
Law enforcement sources tell Local 2 that the passenger who was riding in a car with a woman charged in connection with the death of a Harris County deputy has been taken into custody.
Death of Texas girl in refrigerator ruled homicide
Fri, 31 Oct 2014 01:43:26 -0700
Medical examiner's office spokeswoman Tricia Bentley said the death was ruled a homicide because of evidence that the girl was neglected. Court records show that Ayahna's mother, Amber Keyes, said she tried to perform CPR on her daughter, who had cerebral palsy and needed a wheelchair to get around, after finding her unresponsive on Jan. 29. Keyes also acknowledged not taking the girl, who had ...
Texas massage parlor bust: Employees allegedly offered sex services
Thu, 30 Oct 2014 14:27:36 -0700
A Harris County massage parlor is accused of offering sex services and operating illegally without license.
Bail declined for woman charged in deputy's death
Thu, 30 Oct 2014 10:03:43 -0700
Suspect crossed into oncoming traffic, police say, and collided with patrol car The friends of a Harris County Sheriff's Office deputy gathered Thursday night for a vigil near the scene of the fatal crash in which he was killed, hours after a judge declined to set bail for a woman accused of killing Deputy Jesse Valdez III. By contrast, Kelly Jo Ivey, 29, wearing a bright yellow jail uniform and ...
Houston woman announces lawsuit against Liberty County constable
Fri, 31 Oct 2014 15:00:33 -0700
HOUSTON, Texas — Just over two years ago, Joyce Smith was almost arrested for doing her job. Smith says she was forced over her desk, and then nearly handcuffed and arrested at Harris County Writ Towing and Storage in north Houston, because she wouldn’t release an impounded car to Liberty County Precinct 1 Constable Timothy […]
Harris County District Attorney’s race gets heated over dueling press conferences
Wed, 29 Oct 2014 20:50:50 -0700
HOUSTON, Texas – The race for Harris County District Attorney sure is heating up. With a handful of days left until the election, candidate Kim Ogg launched some heavy hits at her opponent, incumbent Harris County District Attorney Devon Anderson. Ogg produced 250 cases in which people who plead out to drug arrests, some as far […]