Pasadena Police Department

  • Blogs

    October 15, 2014

    The Girl on the Torture Board: Rhonda Williams Opens Up About Being Attacked by Dean Corll

    She wakes up to a sharp pain in her side -- someone kicking her, telling her to wake up, bitch. For a moment, she thinks it's her dad. Then she opens her eyes and sees it's Dean Corll, the electrician who's renting this house in Pasadena. She looks over and sees her friend Wayne Henley handcuffed, ... More >>

  • News

    December 26, 2013

    Beer and Blood: Ash Rowell's Murderer Is Still at Large, and His Mother Wants to Know Why

    Eleven months after his shooting death, there are still more questions than answers.

  • Music

    April 25, 2013

    Mr. Record Man: Willie Nelson

    In the Houston of 1959 and 1960, Willie Nelson was just another unknown musician. But not for long.

  • News

    November 15, 2012
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    November 6, 2012

    Devin Egolinsky: Hey, Let's Call 911 And Tell the Dispatcher He's a "Punk Bitch"!

    So the other day, we were thinking to ourselves, "Self, what is the stupidest thing you could do that no one has ever done before?" We pondered for a while and hit on the jackpot: Call up 911 and scream at the dispatcher that he's a "punk bitch." You can't imagine our disappointment upon learning ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 30, 2011

    Wanda Trombley, 56, Bayou Body Count No. 149

    Remains found September 22 in Pasadena have been identified as Wanda Trombley, 56, who had been missing since July. Trombley was last seen in the 200 block of Harris Road. The remains were found in the 6100 block of Red Bluff. No other information was available. The investigation is being handled ... More >>

  • News

    July 22, 2010

    Over the Line

    As Mexican drug cartels increasingly recruit American teens as runners, a Sugar Land teen goes across the border and ends up dead.

  • Blogs

    April 17, 2009

    Family Of Man Found Dead In Pasadena Jail Cell Sues

    Lawyers for the family of Pedro Gonzales, who died while in Pasadena Police Department custody in 2007, today announced a federal lawsuit against the two officers the family says beat Gonzales just hours before his death, Jason Buckaloo and Christopher Jones and the city of Pasadena.At a press confe ... More >>

  • News

    May 22, 2008

    Truck Drivers Falter Under the Weight of High Fuel Prices

    The rising price of diesel hits independent owner/operators the hardest

  • Blogs

    July 28, 2006

    This Story Ain't Tired

    "Seriously, it's gently worn..." Man, oh man, last Friday's kooky car chase has turned out to be a gift that keeps on giving. First, we have the revelations of the driver, Kenneth Ray Pool, who told KHOU that he shot at police and fled in his truck because he'd upped his antidepressants. He als ... More >>

  • News

    August 9, 2001

    Paper Chase

    Jason Flores just wants his freedom. The only problems: Cops and that other Jason Flores.

  • News

    February 17, 2000

    Turnstyled and Junkpiled

    The strange, savage and sweet life of Mickey Dunlap

  • News

    August 19, 1999

    Approaching Death At The County Morgue

    For three years as Harris County's chief medical examiner, Dr. Joye Carter has been haunted by controversy. Can she survive?

  • News

    December 24, 1998
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    December 17, 1998
  • News

    December 3, 1998


    Pasadena police wanted bad trucks off the road. Then big-rig politics wrecked their plans.

  • News

    June 11, 1998

    The Special Needs of Frank Gonzales Jr.

    The Texas parole board let him out to die; instead, he got involved in a killing.

  • News

    January 9, 1997


    The medical examiner's controversial DNA expert is fired... for doing her job

  • News

    January 2, 1997

    Bad Boy In Blue

    Union head Hans Marticiuc (rhymes with wreck) takes aim at the police chief, the mayor, other labor leaders and anyone else who gets in his way

  • News

    May 30, 1996

    Blood Feud

    The head of the ME's DNA lab says prosecutors are trying to discredit her for failing to be a "team player"

  • News

    January 25, 1996


    Since Dr. Joe retired as Harris Countys chief medical examiner, the morgue itself has been undergoing a critical examination. Whats been uncovered botched postmortems, illegal tissue-harvesting, double-dipping pathologists reveals a county office thats op