Harris County District Attorney

A woman who had eluded authorities for almost 41 years on charges of murdering her husband in 1970 was brought into custody recently. (courtesy: KHOU-TV)

Woman Accused of Murder Caught After Decades Later

After almost 41 years on the run, Harris County authorities finally got their suspect, albeit at 76 years old, supported by an oxygen tank.


Handgun, black background. (credit: Peter Dazeley from the Digital Vision Collection/Getty Images)

Houston Dad Allegedly Gives Daughter Gun to Kill Herself

HOUSTON (CBS Houston) – A Houston father is accused of giving his daughter a gun to commit suicide. Harris County prosecutors have charged Alejandro Galvan III, 29, with injury to a child and with endangering a […]



NFISD Students Expelled and Charged For Weapon

North Forest Independent School District’s growing safety concerns are one more reason to add to the Texas Education Agency’s list of reasons to merge the district with Houston Independent School District.

CBS Houston–10/13/2011