Posted on · A 2023 survey from Rice University's Kinder Institute for Urban Research showed 95% of 4,000 Houston residents supported proper gun storage education.
Posted on · The agreement comes as county officials continue to outsource more inmates to other facilities in an effort to alleviate overcrowding within the Harris County Jail.
Posted on · Instead of a ticket, eligible drivers in the East Aldine area will get vouchers of up to $250 to repair broken vehicle lights at participating auto shops.
Posted on · For more than a year, the Harris County Jail has violated statewide safety standards as the facility continues to struggle under the weight of chronic overcrowding and understaffing.
Posted on · The Harris County Sheriff's Office 50-year-old Dominga Barrera Trevino died after suffering from an apparent medical emergency in the jail's clinic.
Posted on · At least 14 people have died while in custody at the Harris County Jail this year.
Posted on · This comes after nearly $700 million of Harris County's 2024 budget was set aside for the Harris County Sheriff's Office, which operates the jail.
Posted on · At least 13 people have died while in custody at the Harris County Jail this year.
Posted on · The former officer was sentenced to six years of probation and has to register as a sex offender for the next 10 years.
Posted on · If approved, the Harris County Sheriff's Office could receive nearly $700 million. That's 13% increase compared to last year's budget.
Posted on · Terran Green, 34, after being the subject of a day-long manhunt, is being charged with three counts of attempted capital murder, according to Harris County Sheriff Ed Gonzalez.
Posted on · This comes after a federal lawsuit was recently filed accusing the county of creating a "culture of death" inside the Harris County Jail.
Posted on · Fred Harris, who was fatally attacked inside the Harris County Jail, would have turned 21 on Thursday.
Posted on · The lawsuit accuses the county of failing to provide medical care while perpetuating a culture of violence inside the Harris County Jail.
Posted on · Daniel Rivera, 21, has been charged with three counts of murder in the Sunday deaths of Fraser Anderson, Christopher Scandridge and Jacob Wnuk, who were riding in a golf cart that was struck by an SUV.