killing

houston crime

Police: Mother Of 5 Found Dead In Her Home

An SUV belonging to the 24-year-old woman was found abandoned at a highway overpass.

04/03/2015

File photo of DNA testing. (Credit:  Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Advocates Urge Texas To Again Expand DNA Testing

Advocacy groups and a Texan who spent nearly 25 years in prison for a killing he didn’t commit are urging the 2015 Legislature to again expand access to crime-scene DNA testing.

10/01/2014

File photo of crime scene tape. (credit: Getty Images)

Father Charged With Killing 2-Month-Old-Son

Police say a Houston father has been charged with killing his 2-month-old son.

08/27/2014

(Photo Credit: Thinkstock)

Trial Delayed For Man Charged In Teen’s Death

The first-degree murder trial of a Velma man charged with killing a 16-year-old girl has been delayed until January.

07/27/2014

Bible (Photo Credit: Matthew Lloyd/Getty Images)

Man Sentenced To Life After Killing His Neighbor He Invited Over For Bible Study

A Dallas man has been sentenced to life in prison for killing a neighbor he invited over for Bible study but then stabbed her more than 30 times.

06/21/2014

File photo of South by Southwest prayer service. (Credit: Michael Buckner/Getty Images)

20 Charges Added In South By Southwest Fatal Crash

A driver already charged with murder is facing 20 new charges of aggravated assault after he plowed into a crowd during the South by Southwest music festival in Austin.

04/01/2014

File photo of some of the damage left by the fertilizer plant explosion in West, Texas. (credit: Erich Schlegel/Getty Images)

Texas Plant That Blew Up Carried $1M Policy

The Texas fertilizer plant that exploded last month, killing 14 people, injuring more than 200 others and causing tens of millions of dollars in damage to the surrounding area had only $1 million in liability coverage, lawyers said Saturday.

05/04/2013

(credit: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Police: Former Texas Official Accused Of Emailed Threat

Authorities investigating the murders of a Texas prosecutor and his wife believe a former county official sent a threatening email to law officers three days after the killings.

04/15/2013

(credit: Facebook)

Tip Leads To Arrest Of Suspect In Connection With Murder

According to officials with the Houston Police Department, a suspect has been arrested in connection with the murder of a woman found dead at T.C. Jester Park.

02/06/2013

(credit: Getty Images)

HPD: Suspect Arrested, Charged In Death Of Man

According to the Houston Police Department, charges have been filed against a suspect in connection with the beating death of a man found earlier this month.

01/23/2013

more