Articles Tagged “DPS”

  • Police News

    Police News

    In Huntsville Police news, on the day shift Monday a vehicle burglary was investigated in the 2000 block of 19th Street. A firearm was reported stolen from a residence in the 2500 block of Pine…

  • DPS Rescued 39 Missing or Exploited Kids in 2013

    The Texas Department of Public Safety announced today that DPS officers – with the support of the DPS Interdiction for the Protection of Children (IPC) program – rescued 39 missing or exploited children in 2013.…

  • Walker County Man Arrested in High-Speed Chase

    Tuesday afternoon, 41-year-old Benson Milton of Walker County was arrested for evading arrest after he crashed his vehicle during a pursuit by law enforcement on Dorrell Road. It all started on Tuesday morning when HPD…

  • DPS Increases DWI Enforcement

    The Texas Department of Public Safety has increased DWI patrols through January 2nd. DPS troopers will focus DWI patrols in high-risk locations at times when alcohol-related crashes are most frequent. DPS offers the following additional…

  • DPS Urges Travelers to Drive Responsibly

    The Texas Department of Public Safety is encouraging Thanksgiving travelers to practice safe driving habits during the long holiday weekend to help keep Texas roadways safer for everyone. DPS troopers will be patrolling Texas roadways…

  • Wrong-way Driver Indicted

    Late last week, Jeffrey Martinez from Beaumont was charged on two counts of intoxicated manslaughter with a vehicle for allegedly causing an accident involving three vehicles on I-45 over a year ago. DPS reports that…

  • No Refusal Weekend Yields Arrests

    During the “No Refusal” initiative on Thursday, the 29th, more than 10 arrests were made by the Huntsville Police Department and DPS. Assisting them were attorneys with the D-A’s office, Walker County Sheriff’s personnel, along…

  • Update on July Double Murder

    Walker County Sheriff Clint McCrae has reported to the media that his office is still awaiting test results on evidence from two locations outside of our county that may possibly have a connection to the…

  • Update on Double Murder Investigation

    The investigation continues into the July 24th double murder of 55-year-old Shanta Faye Crawford and 18-month-old Aiyden Benjamin Lewis on M. Williams Road. Sheriff Clint McCrae–whose investigation is still being aided by the FBI, DEA,…

  • Election Director Diana McRae Talked with Commissioners about Election Issues Monday

    Election Director Diana McRae updated Walker County Commissioners on election information in Court Monday morning. Precinct #201′s poll location will be moving . . . . MCRAELECT8-12-13 In the upcoming November elections, Ms. McRae emphasized…