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A Houston police lab technician resigned after being accused of  lying, following improper procedure tampering with official records, says D.A. (JOSEP LAGO/AFP/Getty Images)

Problems Found In Houston Police Lab Testing

185 criminal cases, including 53 murders cases, are being called into question after officials discovered a Houston police crime lab technician mishandled evidence.

06/19/2014

After one of his assistant prosecutors was gunned down in January, Kaufman County District Attorney Mike McLelland carried a gun everywhere, even when walking the dog.(Photo: Kaufman County website, CBS News)

Killing Of Texas DA Puts Other Prosecutors On High Alert

After one of his assistant prosecutors was gunned down in January, Kaufman County District Attorney Mike McLelland carried a gun everywhere, even when walking the dog.

04/01/2013