A new reentry vocational pilot program is in the works to specifically address the high rate of recidivism in Texas’ state jails.
A Texas Panhandle woman and man must serve five-year prison terms for seeking to have her estranged husband killed in the plot.
The company says it will initially have at least 200 employees at the new Denver office.
Admitted he funneled dozens of assault weapons to a Mexican cartel last year with the help of other soldiers.
A grant will help find transportation services to make sure people meet their follow up court dates.
Back in March, the city council voted to delay background checks until a potential employee was given a hire-offer.
Four people, three from Austin, were each sentenced to multiple years in prison for human smuggling.
Texas spends more than $800 million on border security; Abbott says those costs could be cut back under a Trump administration.
A U.S. Customs and Border Protection statement Monday announced the Dec. 8 seizure of 1,380 pounds of marijuana.
The City Council is set to make a decision on the future of the park’s operation at a special Thursday evening meeting.
Garrett James Ballard took LSD before killing Travis Leslie Fox and Elijah Adam Benson at his home on Aug. 19, 2014.
He’s among nine Texas prisoners already with execution dates in 2017.
Three finalists have been named for the city of Waco’s police chief and among them is Austin Assistant Chief of Police Troy G. Gay.
Fetal tissues would be required to be buried or cremated under the rule. Funeral home operators worry about burial and cremation costs.
Perry would run the department he promised to get rid of in 2011, during his first run for president.
The FBI is offering a reward of up to $100,000 to anyone who knows the location of the man accused of murdering Laurie Stout in 1983.
Political analyst James Henson of the Texas Politics Project says Tillerson is perhaps Trump’s most controversial pick yet.
The Texas Education Agency says ideally just 8.5 percent of the student population should be in special education.
A Six Flags said in a statement “We cannot knowingly allow individuals who are not approved by the park to interact with small children in t…
Florida is the only other state with locally spread Zika.