More stories by Joe Ellis

Highway safety secrets exposed

Investigation

While TxDOT keeps track of the roads it maintains and its conditions, KXAN reveals that TxDOT keeps all that safety information a secret.

FILE - DPS State Trooper (KXAN File Photo)

DPS troopers to stop asking drivers’ race

The change comes after the DPS director ordered state troopers to ask for drivers to identify their race. But that strategy backfired as exp…

Officer printing and handing out a ticket (Ben Friberg/KXAN News)

APD knew of problems with racial profiling data

Investigation

In an internal email, an APD traffic analyst said they were concerned about the department’s racial profiling records back in July.