It's appropriate that while the rodeo is happening over at Reliant Park that thieves are gearing up for another year of stealing your pickup trucks. The Texas Department of Public Safety released it's list of the ten most stolen vehicles in the state and, not surprisingly, trucks are right at the to ... More >>
A 26-year-old man standing by his apparently stalled-out truck and trailer was hit and killed by a car driven by Pamela C. Dixon, who police say was intoxicated at the time of the accident.
Houston police say the 44-year-old Dixon was driving a Honda Accord about 2:30 p.m. on Tuesday, November 6, ... More >>
Drive better, Houston.
The first two days of 2012 saw four fatal traffic accidents, three of them on or near the Loop.
Two occurred in the early morning hours of January 1, meaning they were probably New Year's Eve-related, but still: That's way too much dying going on.
The deaths included a drun ... More >>
FacebookAida Hillen: Christian of the YearWhat would Jesus do if he hit a youth with His car, asked the kid if he was okay, and got "no" for an answer?
If you answered, "Toss him a book about Himself, peel out, and haul ass like the Dukes of Hazzard," you are cut from the same religious clot ... More >>
Driving drunk at 8 a.m. Sunday, cops sayA 20-year-old man has been charged with two counts of intoxication manslaughter after a weekend accident.
The identities of Eric Quiroz' victims have not been released pending verification by the medical examiner.
Police say Quiroz was driving a black ... More >>
Wikipedia CommonsOf the five rides cops seized in their raid, police say that Collins Uwake loved his Titan the best.With a Missouri City drug raid late last month, agents from the DEA and multiple other local and state agencies closed an investigation into the activities of husband-and-wife ... More >>
As is well-known, when it come to crimes committed by men, Wayne is the name. Less well known but no less true is the fact that Crystal (including variant spellings) is the female equivalent.
Oh yeah, she's a CrystalWe first put forth this hypothesis last March and furnished numerous example ... More >>
What the hell happened to Leslie Visser?It's generally accepted that the first two full days of the NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament provide the greatest two-day watching/gambling/drinking/eating experience annually, for obvious reasons:
1. Whether by illness, approved vacation, or planned s ... More >>
Two men shot dead.Two unidentified men were shot dead around 2 a.m. Sunday, March 20 at 6200 West Bellfort.
Police report the victims were in the parking lot of an apartment complex waiting for the suspect to return a phone to him. The phone was found at a convenience story in the 11100 bloc ... More >>
Man killed, his infant survivesPolice say a woman was intoxicated, possibly on prescription drugs, when she drove into and killed a man who was standing with his seven-month-old son at a bus stop.Theodore Jones, 31, was killed. His son, Seth, who was in a stroller, was taken to the hospital with ... More >>
Photo courtesy HPDPolice want to talk to this guyPolice are searching for a man in connection with three dead bodies found in a south Houston home this morning.Richard Glenn Harris, 48, has not been charged in the killings but police say he is wanted for questioning. The picture to the right show ... More >>
Photos by Brittanie SheyCasa MesaEd. Note: This is the third part in a series about traveling to Big Bend. Part one and part two covered heading west and the sublimely bizarre towns like Marfa along the way.
Part of what started Texas Traveler's obsession with Big Bend was a chance encounter ... More >>
courtesy of HCSOSandra MartinezIt may seem like it sometimes, but not all murders in Houston go unsolved.Take, for instance, a case last Friday inside a home at 10727 Lumber Ridge Trail. Sandra Martinez and her husband, Cesar Barrera, had been arguing most of the night when at about 9:30 p.m. Bar ... More >>
Photo by di the huntressOn December 1, Jesse Elliot walked out of his apartment and realized his tricked-out Honda Accord - the car he loved - had been stolen. Jesse missed his morning classes at Universal Technical Institute, where he took mechanic classes, to file a report with the Precinct 4 Cons ... More >>