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Texas DPS Releases Aerial Video of Pursuit that Ended in Gunfight, Explosion

September 13, 2018
The Texas Department of Public Safety posted a video to YouTube that had been taken from a helicopter surveilling Mark Conditt, the man suspected of a series of bombings that killed two people and injured five others around Austin.

Texas DPS Releases Aerial Video of Pursuit that Ended in Gunfight, Explosion

September 13, 2018
The Texas Department of Public Safety posted a video to YouTube that had been taken from a helicopter surveilling Mark Conditt, the man suspected of a series of bombings that killed two people and injured five others around Austin. More Here.

Video: Woman Carrying Baby Crashes During Pursuit, Attempts Carjacking

September 4, 2018
A woman who allegedly led police in Texas on a high-speed pursuit crashed into another vehicle and—carrying a baby in a car safety seat—allegedly attempted to carjack another vehicle. Video of the entire incident was captured by a pursuing police helicopter.

Woman Carrying Baby Crashes During Pursuit, Attempts Carjacking

September 4, 2018
A woman who allegedly led police in Texas on a high-speed crashed into another vehicle and—carrying a baby in a car safety seat—allegedly attempted to carjack another vehicle. Video of the entire incident was captured by a pursuing police helicopter. More here. 

Helicopter Video Captures Gunfight Between Texas Trooper and Suspect

September 3, 2018
Video of a harrowing incident involving a Texas Department of Public Safety Trooper that occurred in February has just been released. The trooper and a suspect exchanged gunfire following a brief pursuit. The trooper is "recovering and doing well."

Helicopter Video Captures Gunfight Between Texas Trooper and Suspect

September 3, 2018
Video of a harrowing incident involving a Texas Department of Public Safety Trooper that occurred in February has just been released. The trooper and a suspect exchanged gunfire following a brief pursuit. The suspect—later identified as 33-year-old Ernest Manuel Montelongo—subsequently died. The trooper is "recovering and doing well," according to KSAT-TV. More here. 

There Oughta be a Law

July 3, 2018

Murdering an officer's reputation is almost as heinous as killing the officer and it needs to have serious repercussions.

Texas Department of Public Safety Selects SIG P320 as Duty Handgun

June 21, 2018
Texas DPS will acquire 4,000 P320 pistols for official service use throughout the Highway Patrol, Criminal Investigations Divisions (CID), Aircraft Division, Executive Protection Bureau, Intelligence and Counterterrorism, Texas Rangers, SWAT, and Special Operations Group.

Video: Texas Troopers Dance with Daughters to Raise Awareness of Cancer

June 13, 2018
Jade’s father is a Texas DPS trooper, so a video has gone viral of troopers dancing with their daughters. The video is of an event held on May 20 to raise awareness of the cancer.

Texas Troopers Dance with Daughters to Raise Awareness of Cancer

June 13, 2018
Jade’s father is a Texas DPS trooper, so a video has gone viral of troopers dancing with their daughters. The video is of an event held on May 20 to raise awareness of the cancer.

Trooper with Same Name as Falsely Accused Comrade Got Death Threats

May 25, 2018
The threats poured in after columnist and activist Shaun King brought attention to the accusations on Twitter, but before body cam video contradicted those allegations. King and civil rights attorney Lee Merritt identified the accused trooper as “Officer Hubbard” or “Hubbard” in their initial posts, without revealing his first name.

Video Disputes Woman's Claim That She was Sexually Assaulted by Texas Trooper

May 23, 2018
After the Department of Public Safety published the full nearly 2-hour body-cam video of the incident, Sherita Dixon-Cole's attorney, Lee Merritt, apologized online and said that the trooper in question had been "falsely accused." More Here.

Video Disputes Woman's Claim That She was Sexually Assaulted by Texas Trooper

May 23, 2018
After the Department of Public Safety published the full nearly 2-hour body-cam video of the incident, Sherita Dixon-Cole's attorney, Lee Merritt, apologized online and said that the trooper in question had been "falsely accused,"

Texas Program Trains Patrol Officers How to Spot Child Trafficking

May 14, 2018
A Texas-based training program, called Interdiction for the Protection of Children (IPC), teaches law enforcement officers how to spot indicators of child-sex trafficking and conduct roadside investigations.

Texas DPS to Start Tracking Troopers' Waistlines

March 9, 2018
Beginning this month, the Texas Department of Public Safety will begin recording the height, weight and "waist [belly] measurement" of its 4,297 commissioned officers during their routine physical readiness tests to determine if they are obese.

Widow of Slain Texas Trooper Pushing for Tougher "Bond" Laws

March 6, 2018
Trooper Damon Allen was shot and killed on Thanksgiving Day in Freestone County, TX. Investigators say the trooper's suspected killer was out on bond for assaulting a Smith County, TX, deputy in July. Allen's wife wants to prevent repeat offenders from killing law enforcement officers.

Brazos County Sheriff’s Office is First Local Agency in Texas to Subscribe to FirstNet

March 4, 2018
“It’s absolutely thrilling to have a dedicated public safety broadband network,” says Brazos County Sheriff Chris Kirk. “We’re still doing the same job. But with FirstNet, we can do it even better and faster than before. We have all the information we need at our fingertips, backed by the connectivity needed to access it. And most importantly, it keeps our deputies out in the neighborhoods, so we can spend more time serving Brazos County.”

Video: Texas Trooper Wounded in Shootout After Traffic Stop

February 19, 2018
The shootout happened after the suspect gave the trooper a false name during a traffic stop, resisted arrest, and fled, leading the trooper on a chase.

Texas Trooper Wounded in Shootout After Traffic Stop

February 19, 2018
According to DPS spokesman Deon Cockrell, the shootout happened after the suspect gave the trooper a false name during a traffic stop, resisted arrest, and fled, leading the trooper on a chase. More Here.

Video: Man Charged in Thanksgiving Killing of TX Trooper Brutally Attacked Another Officer 2 Years Ago, Out on Plea Bargain

December 1, 2017
The deputy suffered a broken nose and two black eyes during a beating that lasted almost two minutes. He needed six stitches to close wounds above both his eyes.
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