The sheriff of Houston’s Harris County has adopted a sweeping policy designed to protect and guarantee equal treatment of gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender inmates, including allowing transgender individuals to be housed based on the gender they identify with instead of their biological sex.
Harris County Sheriff Adrian Garcia announced Tuesday that there would be no additional tax increases for a project geared at making Harris County safer.
Houston police say a woman who fatally shot a man at a gas station had rebuffed his sexual advances and opened fire when he flashed a knife.
A Tennessee woman has been sentenced to 25 years in prison after a Harris County jury found her guilty of murdering her husband in 1987.
If you are feeling a bit more company in Houston and Harris County, there’s a reason for that; the latest findings from the Census indicate that the city of Houston as well as Harris County are currently seeing a population explosion!
Harris County Sheriff Adrian Garcia is sending congratulatory sentiments to Sylvia Garcia after her March 2 victory in the runoff election for the state Senate District 6 seat.
A teenage girl will be allowed to keep her baby after winning a lawsuit against her parents who were trying to force her to get an abortion.
Harris County Sheriff Adrian Garcia and the Harris County Sheriff’s Office will hold the first Town Hall meeting of the year later this month with the primary focus being school safety.
The sheriff of the most populous county in Texas says eight of his employees have been fired, quit or retired after an internal investigation of sexual misconduct at the county jails.
Leaders of the most populous county in Texas will hold a hurricane preparedness exercise.