Harris County Jail
On Friday, the Texas Commission on Jail Standards found the Harris County Jail system to be in full compliance with state regulations.
Former Houston hand surgeon Michael Brown will serve time in jail, according to a Harris County judge. Brown was found guilty of contempt on six counts and was sentenced to serve 180 days in the Harris County Jail on each.
Houston police say a man accused of killing one person and hurting three others in beatings over missing keys has been caught.
Kelly Marie Crosby was arrested for allegedly throwing canned goods at a 78-year-old woman, the same elderly woman who was giving shelter to Crosby, who is homeless.
Houston police say four teens have been accused of killing a homeless man for all the money he had — a dollar.
Houston police have arrested a mother in a case involving her child’s death.
A Houston woman beat her 8-year-old daughter and sent her to the hospital after the child threw away an empty mayonnaise jar.