Articles Tagged “Texas Department”

  • Offenders to be Transfered From Pack Unit

    Yesterday, TDCJ Director of Public Information, Jason Clark, informed KBTX Channel 3 News that: “Following an order issued by a federal judge last month, the Texas Department of Criminal Justice submitted a plan Thursday afternoon…

  • DPS Releases Texas Gang Threat Assessment

    This week, the Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) released the Texas Gang Threat Assessment, which was developed to provide a broad overview and update of gang activity in Texas.   DPS Director Steven McCraw…

  • Federal Government to Fund Texas Border Security Operation

    Governor Greg Abbott has announced that Texas will receive funding from the federal government in support of Operation Secure Texas. With the announcement, Texas National Guardsmen and women currently serving in support of Operation Secure…

  • Correctional Officer Found Dead of Apparent Self-inflicted Gunshot Wound

    According to a story on KTRK TV, early Sunday morning a correctional officer was found dead of an apparent self-inflicted gunshot wound at the Ferguson Unit in Midway, Texas. The name of the officer has…

  • Fraudulent Automated Calls

    The Office of Inspector General is alerting area residents to fraudulent automated calls being made to citizens in Texas and elsewhere by individuals posing as being with the Texas Department of Criminal Justice Inspector General’s…

  • Monday Contractor Will Convert I-45 West Frontage Road in New Waverly to One-Way

    Beginning Monday, June 19, 2017, the Texas Department of Transportation’s (TxDOT) contractor will convert the IH-45 west frontage road in New Waverly to one-way, from FM 1374 to two miles north.  This one-way conversion will…

  • I-45 Detour Begins Tonight

    Weather permitting, this evening, June 9th, beginning at 8 PM, the Texas Department of Transportation’s contractor will close IH-45 and detour all interstate traffic to the frontage roads. IH-45 will merge down to a single…

  • I-45 Detour Ahead

    Here’s a heads up for Friday.  Weather permitting, on Friday evening, June 9th, beginning at 8 PM the Texas Department of Transportation’s contractor will close IH-45 and detour all interstate traffic to the frontage roads.…

  • DPS Enhances Enforcement During Memorial Day Weekend

    AUSTIN – The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) will join law enforcement efforts across the state during the Memorial Day weekend to help keep Texas roadways safe. From Friday, May 26, through Monday, May…

  • TxDOT Urges Drivers to Share the Road

    TEXAS – In an effort to curb an increase in motorcycle fatalities on Texas roads, the Texas Department of Transportation is launching its “Share the Road: Look Twice for Motorcycles” campaign as part of Motorcycle…