Statewide News

Texas man arrested for $56,000 in unpaid tolls

Cops pulled Robert Dupree over in The Colony for failing to signal… no big deal, right? But when they ran his license, it turned out this guy apparently owes $56,000 in unpaid tolls.

Fake cop busted by real cop

DALLAS (KDAF) -- DALLAS — Okay… all of us know that one person who likes to play dress up every now and then , right? Well, 28-year-old Hope Okereke apparently went a little overboard during the weekend when Dallas Police says he posed as a cop.

Two Juarez police officers injured in shootout near border

Cuidad Juarez, Chihuahua, Mexico (KTSM) -- Two Juarez police officers and a teen were shot and injured after a midday shootout in Downtown Juarez. According to Mexican law enforcement officials, the shootout started on Juarez Avenue, and ended ne

400 officers involved in shootout

LA JOYA, TX (Kevin Lu) -- The scene on Leo Avenue is much quieter on Wednesday than it was on Tuesday, when suspected gang member Joaquin Cibrian got into a shootout with law enforcement. La Joya Police Chief Geovani Hernandez says around 400 off

Texas officials investigating surge in Cyclospora cases

A recent surge in reports of illnesses due to the parasite Cyclospora has prompted the Texas Department of State Health Services to begin an investigation into the infections in hopes of determining a common source.

Kaufman County bans housing border children

Kaufman County has refused to house the undocumented children who have crossed the border.

Dramatic Video: Border Patrol shootout with alleged gang member

It was a terrifying situation in a Texas border town as authorities exchanged gunfire with a murder suspect.

Fake vet in Texas treats more than 50 animals

According to Houston Police, a man pretending to be a vet treated dozens of family pets before finally being caught.

Governor Perry deploys Texas National Guard troops to border

AUSTIN, TX (GOVERNOR PERRY'S OFFICE) — Gov. Rick Perry today directed Texas Adjutant General John Nichols to immediately begin preparations for the deployment of up to 1,000 National Guard troops to the border.

Gov. Perry issues statement on Texan killed serving in Israeli army

Gov. Rick Perry today issued the following statement following the death of Sean Carmeli, a Texan serving in the Israeli army.