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Texas Executes Man for 1990 Murder of Houston Offic

Carl Wayne Buntion, 78, was executed at the state penitentiary in Huntsville. He was condemned for the June 1990 fatal shooting of Houston police officer James Irby, a nearly 20-year member of the force.

April 22, 2022

TX Officer Injured When Patrol Vehicle Struck by Off-Duty Officer

TX Officer Injured When Patrol Vehicle Struck by Off-Duty Officer

Police said the Houston officer was stopped near the middle lanes with his emergency lights on. A Toyota Tundra pickup truck that was being driven by an off-duty officer with Pasadena PD was traveling westbound and struck the HPD patrol unit.

April 14, 2022

TX to Seek Death Penalty for Suspect in Off-Duty Murder of Deputy

TX to Seek Death Penalty for Suspect in Off-Duty Murder of Deputy

Deputy Darren Almendarez, 51, was shot and killed Thursday night in a grocery store parking lot. Deputy Almendaraz was attacked when he returned to his vehicle with his wife and found three men trying to steal the catalytic converter, authorities say.

April 4, 2022

TX Deputy Constable Killed in Crash with DUI Suspect

TX Deputy Constable Killed in Crash with DUI Suspect

The constable's office says she stopped ahead of the DUI suspect and was parked on the side of the entranceway to the westbound lanes, when the truck hit her vehicle. Chavis' patrol vehicle burst into flames after the crash.

April 4, 2022

TX Officers Honored by U.S. Attorney General for Rescuing Family from Icy Pond
TX Deputy Killed Evacuating People from Wildfires

TX Deputy Killed Evacuating People from Wildfires

"With the extreme deteriorating conditions and low visibility from smoke, Sgt. Fenley ran off the roadway and was engulfed in the fire,” a statement from the Eastland County Sheriff’s Office says.

March 21, 2022

TX Deputy Shot 3 Times by Parole Violator, Saved by Vest
2 TX Officers Injured in Semi-Truck Crash That Crushed Patrol Vehicle
TX Deputy Constable Killed at Mall, Police Fatally Wound Shooter

TX Deputy Constable Killed at Mall, Police Fatally Wound Shooter

HPD Chief Troy Finner says the suspect was able to get Deputy Adams' gun and shoot him. Houston police responded and confronted the suspect in the food court. Finner says the suspect had a sharp object and came at the officers, who then opened fire, killing the suspect.

February 24, 2022

TX Officer Fatally Shoots Man Who Rams Police Car

TX Officer Fatally Shoots Man Who Rams Police Car

"The information passed to the officers was that the subject's family was able to take a gun away from him before he drove away," the release states. "However, they were not sure if he had any additional weapons."

February 23, 2022

2 TX Deputies Shot, Gunman Killed

2 TX Deputies Shot, Gunman Killed

"They approached the residence as they were trained to. They were basically ambushed. They did what they were trained to do," HCSO Chief Deputy Edison Toquica said. "They discharged their weapons and hit the suspect. They did what they were supposed to do and they're alive because of that."

February 16, 2022

Houston PD's Pursuit Policy Debated After Fatal Crash

Houston PD's Pursuit Policy Debated After Fatal Crash

“As bad as the officers feel about something like this, it goes down to one person, and it’s that felon who fled in a motor vehicle and ended up taking somebody’s life,” said Ray Hunt, executive director for the Houston Police Officer’s Union.

February 9, 2022

West Texas Deputy Killed in On-Duty Crash

West Texas Deputy Killed in On-Duty Crash

According to DPS, Deputy Lorin Readmond, 41, was traveling to assist another deputy on a traffic stop when her vehicle collided with a semi-truck.

January 31, 2022

Suspect in Murder of TX Deputy Constable Has Been on Run 25 Years

Suspect in Murder of TX Deputy Constable Has Been on Run 25 Years

Speaking to reporters, DA Kim Ogg described the suspect as a "professional criminal" who has been a fugitive for 25 years after a warrant was issued on an aggravated assault with a knife charge in Harris County. She said he is also wanted for murder in El Salvador

January 28, 2022

Suspect in Shooting of Houston Officers Arrested After Standoff
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