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Man Gets Death For Houston-Area Officer’s Death

A jury has returned a death sentence for a man convicted of capital murder in the deaths of a Houston-area police officer and an auto body shop owner.

07/29/2014

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Firefighter Proposes To Police Officer Girlfriend After Staging Fake Fire

Jesse Gonzalez, a Houston firefighter, came up with one wild way to propose to his police officer girlfriend, according to KLTV.

06/09/2014

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1 Officer Dead, 2 Missing In Northern Mexico

Authorities in Mexico’s northern state of Nuevo Leon say gunmen killed a police officer and apparently kidnapped two others who were on their way to investigate the slaying.

04/29/2014

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Fired Texas Officer Gets 15 years for Dealing Child Porn

A former South Texas police officer has been sentenced to 15 years in prison for dealing in child pornography.

03/21/2014

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Off-Duty Houston Officer Fatally Shoots Suspect

Authorities say the officer was working for private security when he confronted a man who was acting suspiciously.

01/17/2014

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Jury Deliberates For Second Day In Katrina Shooting

A federal jury has resumed deliberating in the retrial of a former New Orleans police officer charged with fatally shooting a man without justification in Hurricane Katrina’s aftermath.

12/11/2013

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Suburban Houston Officer Wounded At Traffic Stop

A suburban Houston police officer is hospitalized in stable condition after she was shot by a passenger in a vehicle.

10/26/2013

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Police Officer Gets 15 Years In Prison For Child Porn

A former North Texas police officer who pleaded guilty to child pornography charges has been sentenced to 15 years in federal prison.

09/18/2013

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Ex-Texas Officer Gets Prison For Conspiracy To Export Rifles To Mexico

A former South Texas police officer has been sentenced to more than five years in prison in a guns case with ties to Mexico.

05/02/2013

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Officer Allegedly Targeted Ex-Wife By Planting Drugs In Her Vehicle

A Central Texas police officer has been indicted on charges he planted drugs in his ex-wife’s vehicle during a 2011 child custody fight.

02/26/2013

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