Michael Butler

  • Blogs

    August 23, 2012

    BREAKING: Whistleblowing Precinct One Constables Allege Retaliation in Aftermath of Jack Abercia Indictment

    Two Precinct One Harris County Constables have filed suit against Harris County and their immediate supervisor, Constable Kenneth Berry, successor to indicted former chief Jack Abercia. In both of the suits filed yesterday, plaintiffs Sergeant Kevin Williams (formerly of the Civil Division) and Ma ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 12, 2012

    Longtime Constable Jack Abercia Arrested by Feds

    Longtime Harris County Precinct One Constable Jack Abercia and two of his employees have been arrested and charged with bribery and unlawfully using a national criminal database for personal financial gain. Abercia, 78, was arrested this morning along with Chief Lieutenant Weldon Kenneth Wiener and ... More >>

  • News

    June 17, 2004

    In the Dark

    She was freed after a false arrest. But the fingerpointing continues.

  • News

    February 19, 2004

    The Freedom Fighter?

    James "Smokie" Phillips is running for constable -- and running from his past

  • News

    June 5, 2003


    Robert Casey told on Constable Perry Wooten. Wooten fired him. Now Casey and two other people are suing to get their jobs back.