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Texas Trooper Killed in Single-Car Accident

March 27, 2016
The Texas Department of Public Safety said a Highway Patrol trooper died in a single-car accident in Northeast Texas late Saturday night.

Texas Trooper who Stopped Sandra Bland Charged with Perjury, to be Fired

January 7, 2016
A grand jury indicted Trooper Brian Encinia on the misdemeanor count, alleging he lied about how he removed 28-year-old Sandra Bland from her vehicle during the July traffic stop. More Here.

Video: Texas Trooper who Stopped Sandra Bland Charged with Perjury, to be Fired

January 7, 2016
A grand jury indicted Trooper Brian Encinia on the misdemeanor count, alleging he lied about how he removed 28-year-old Sandra Bland from her vehicle during the July traffic stop.

Texas Trooper Dies in Single-Vehicle Accident

October 30, 2015
Officials say Keesee was driving southbound on U.S. Highway 84, near Goldthwaite, when his patrol vehicle left the roadway, crashed through a guardrail, and landed in a creek bed.

Video: Suspected Human Smuggling Vehicle Rolls During Texas Chase, 6 Dead

September 24, 2015
Police started chasing the suspects in an SUV near Corpus Christi after an alleged traffic violation. The driver refused to stop and led authorities to the Edna area.

Suspected Human Smuggling Vehicle Rolls During Texas Chase, 6 Dead

September 24, 2015
Police started chasing the suspects in an SUV near Corpus Christi after an alleged traffic violation. The driver refused to stop and led authorities to the Edna area. More Here.

Three Texas Troopers Injured at Traffic Stop Near Amarillo

September 14, 2015
During the scuffle, the driver of the vehicle jumped back into his car and took off. At this point, troopers tried to stop the runaway-vehicle, and according to Trooper Ray, were either thrown off the vehicle or hit.

Texas Trooper Sent to Counseling for Photo with Rap Star

April 3, 2015
The trooper's attorney, Ty Clevenger, said the rapper approached the trooper and asked for a quick photo. DPS officials later saw a photo of the trooper and the rapper on Snoop Dogg's official Instagram account. More Here.

Video: Texas Trooper Sent to Counseling for Photo with Rap Star

April 3, 2015
The trooper's attorney, Ty Clevenger, said the rapper approached the trooper and asked for a quick photo. DPS officials later saw a photo of the trooper and the rapper on Snoop Dogg's official Instagram account.

Investigators Search for Cause of Deadly Texas Prison Bus Crash

January 15, 2015
Eight prisoners and two long-time veteran prison department officers, including the driver, were killed, the agency said in a statement. Another corrections officer and four other inmates were hospitalized.

Texas Train vs. Bus Crash Kills 2 Officers, 8 Prisoners

January 14, 2015
Leland Maples with Loved Ones of Prisoners said Sheriff Mark Donaldson told him two officers and eight prisoners have died. Donaldson confirmed 10 were dead.

Texas Officer Shoots, Kills 93-year-old Woman

May 8, 2014
The 93-year-old woman who was shot and killed by a Hearne (Texas) PD officer was armed with a gun.

Texas Trooper Cleared In Fatal Shooting from Helicopter

September 11, 2013
A state trooper who fired from a helicopter on a fleeing pickup truck on a remote South Texas road, killing two Guatemalan immigrants, has been cleared by a grand jury.

Police: Teen Stole Jeep, Killed Family In Pursuit Crash

August 16, 2013
A teenager accused of killing six members of a Hidalgo County family Monday while fleeing from a state trooper in a stolen truck was out on bail for a separate crime at the time of the fatal wreck,.

Video: Texas Trooper Fired for Roadside Cavity Search

July 8, 2013
A female Texas trooper has been fired and her male partner suspended for a roadside cavity search of two bikini-clad women in Brazoria County.

Texas Trooper Fired for Roadside Cavity Search

July 8, 2013
A female Texas trooper has been fired and her male partner suspended over a roadside cavity search of a bikini-clad woman in Brazoria County. Read the full story here.

Video: Troopers Indicted for Roadside Cavity Search

March 27, 2013
A Dallas County grand jury has indicted two Texas Department of Public Safety troopers on criminal charges stemming from a roadside cavity search of two north Texas women in July.

Video: Texas Troopers Sued Over Roadside Cavity Search

December 20, 2012
Two female motorists are suing two Texas troopers and the director of the Department of Public Safety, after they were given a full body cavity search along the roadside.

Roadside Cavity Search In Texas

December 20, 2012
Two female motorists are suing two Texas troopers and the director of the Department of Public Safety, after they were given a full body cavity search along the roadside. Read the full story here.

Texas Toll Road Gets 85 MPH Limit, Fastest In Nation

September 7, 2012
The Texas Transportation Commission last week approved the new posted limit last week for the soon-to-open segment of toll road Texas 130 from just south of Austin to Interstate 10 in Seguin.
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