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Mystery device near Capitol turns out to be camera for traffic study

A contraption that looked like a cellphone attached to a stoplight at 12th and San Jacinto streets near the Texas Capitol had downtown visitors buzzing about the origins of the device. 102 more words

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Teens Arrested After Chase Through 2 Counties Ends With Crash

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NORTH TEXAS (CBSDFW.COM) – A police chase starts in Wise County and ends in a violent crash in north Fort Worth. 184 more words

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Former TX Driver's License Worker Gets 18 Months For Taking Bribes

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SAN ANTONIO (AP) — A former Texas Department of Public Safety worker must serve 18 months in prison for accepting bribes to help people in the U.S. 107 more words

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DPS: Reward increased to $12,500 for fugitive suspect in Temple shooting

From the Texas Department of Public Safety:

The reward for Justin Lane Slatton Jr., 20, a Texas 10 Most Wanted Fugitive and this month’s featured fugitive, has been increased to $12,500 for information leading to his capture if the tip comes in during the month of September. 427 more words

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Today in Texas History - August 10

From the Annals of the State Police – In 1935, the Texas legislature established the Texas Department of Public Safety.  As the name implies, the function of the agency was to provide for public safety meaning primarily crime prevention and investigation.  77 more words

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Gang Member On Texas 10 Most Wanted Sex Offender List Caught

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HOUSTON (AP) — A convicted sex offender and gang member on the Texas 10 Most Wanted list has been captured. 126 more words

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After 8-month investigation, DPS accuses 15 from Austin of running meth ring

From the Texas Department of Public Safety:

AUSTIN – The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS)  arrested 15 suspects and served one search warrant as the result of an eight-month investigation into the distribution of methamphetamines by gang members in the Austin area. 172 more words

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