Former Houston Police officer Drew Ryser was convicted of official oppression in the infamous Chad Holley beating case.
Two former Houston police officers reached plea deals in the 2010 beating of a burglary suspect which was captured on surveillance video and uploaded to a video sharing site.
A Houston teen who made national headlines after a video went viral of several officers beating him, has been sentenced to six months in jail following a 2012 burglary he pleaded guilty to in January.
A teenager at the center of one of Houston’s biggest police brutality cases involving Houston police officers, made an appearance at court Thursday morning for sentencing in a home burglary case but ended up being arrested for another case.
The Houston teenager at the heart of a racially-fueled police brutality case that has caused a firestorm among community leaders graduated from high school.
Black community leaders in Houston are up in arms in the wake of a former Houston police officer being found not guilty of his role in a 2010 police beating of a 15-year-old caught on security video.
A former Houston police officer accused of taking part in a videotaped beating of a 15-year-old burglary suspect told jurors Friday that he didn’t mistreat the teen, insisting he never kicked or stomped on his head or neck as prosecutors have alleged.
A prominent Houston community activist has accused a local CBS affiliate of being a part of a plot to kill him.