Posted on · The civil lawsuit claims the county and its leadership failed to adequately fund and staff the Downtown Houston jail, resulting in “blatantly dangerous” working conditions that precipitated the December 2021 assault.
Posted on · The county is asking a court to stay Senate Bill 1750 before it can go into effect September 1. If the law is allowed to stand, Harris County will be forced to hand over control of elections to the county clerk with less than two months to go before early voting begins in the fall elections.
Posted on · A proposal by Harris County District Clerk Marilyn Burgess questioned the legality of including some organizations on a list of beneficiaries for jury pay donations. A subsequent review found there was no issue.
Posted on · Michael Ownby faces a murder charge in the 2021 death of fellow inmate Fred Harris, a 19-year-old Houston man who suffered from mental illness, according to the attorney representing his family.
Posted on · With record voter turnout in Harris County, people are headed to the polls – and have voting questions – more than ever. We spend an hour with experts answering them.
Posted on · Harris County is experiencing record voter turnout, but many still have questions. We spend an hour with experts answering your voting questions and concerns.
Posted on · We spend an hour with experts to answer your voting questions and concerns.
Posted on · Harris County, the state of Texas and residents who live near the facility have all filed lawsuits.
Posted on · County commissioners update the regulations governing sexually oriented businesses to prohibit sexual activities with “anthropomorphic devices” on the premises, echoing a similar ban by the City of Houston.
Posted on · Another law enforcement officer who knew Greenwood for over 40 years agrees.