Sheriff Adrian Garcia


College President On Lone Star Shooting: ‘Violence Can Spill Onto Any Campus’

As one of the panelists during Thursday’s Town Hall meeting addressing school safety, San Jacinto College North President, Dr. Allatia Harris sat with an open mind and offered encouragement to audience members.


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Citizens Share Concerns, Questions With Officials At School Safety Town Hall Meeting

Comprehensive dialogue as well as comprehensive information was shared during the first Town Hall Meeting of the year addressing school safety.


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HCSO Cold Case Unit Solves Homicide

Two years ago, Arvis Thurman was at the mercy of the public. She appeared in a televised interview, pleading with residents for information that would help solve the September 2002 killing of her only daughter, 22-year-old Cherita Thurman.


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HCSO DWI Arrest Initiative Nets Repeat Offenders

The HCSO has a plain yet poignant message for those contemplating mixing holiday festivities with alcohol and getting behind the wheel: There is a zero tolerance for drinking and driving.


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Harris County Deputy Airlifted After Crash In East Harris County

A Harris County deputy supervisor was airlifted to the hospital after a serious car crash in the early morning hours of Monday.


Harris County Sheriff's Office announces new website that assists in locating missing persons. (credit: HCSO)

HCSO Provides New Website, Application To Assist In Locating Missing Persons

In the search to find missing persons, the task has become easier in Harris County, thanks to a new website and application.


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Harris County Sheriff’s Initiative Targeting Crime Reduction, Prevention Yields Results

A new, innovative and proactive initiative with a primary focus aimed at reducing and preventing specific crimes in communities throughout Harris County has yielded positive results.


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Sheriff Garcia Credits New Mobile Device Application In Helping To Solve Crimes

The Harris County Sheriff is crediting a new mobile device application for assisting with crime.