On our latest podcast, Andy Langer talks to Houston’s top cop about the gun debate and his first eighteen months on the job.
If activists want to make headway on reining in gun violence, they need to understand gun culture.
Earlier this spring, Jeff Pike, the head of the infamous Texas-based Bandidos motorcycle club, went on trial in federal court for racketeering. Prosecutors called him a ruthless killer, the man behind one of the deadliest biker shootouts in American history at the Twin Peaks restaurant in Waco. Pike, however, said he was just a good family man. On Thursday, jurors announced their verdict.
The 22nd school shooting of 2018 happened on Friday morning near Galveston.
Originally sentenced to twenty years, the Houston dentist who ran over her cheating husband has been paroled.
In the podcast, narrated by ProPublica’s Ginger Thompson, survivors and DEA agents explain living in a town controlled by drug traffickers.
Dozens of gang members face charges ranging from trafficking methamphetamines to kidnapping.
The nine-year meat hustle has caught up with the former Cameron County Juvenile Detention Center worker.
Beginning in 2015, Houston was plagued by a series of brutal armored car robberies that bewildered FBI agents for nearly two years. To finally bring down the unassuming mastermind behind it all, the agents had to stage an elaborate trap—and catch him in the act.
Genene Jones, a Texas nurse long suspected of more than a dozen child murders decades ago but convicted of only one, allegedly confessed.