In a discussion with Texas Monthly last week, Johnson spoke about the crime woes, his intention to make data-driven decisions, plans for ethics reforms, and why Dallas needs to be more selfish in its regional partnerships.
It took nine years for him to meat his match.
West Texas is on the rise, while Austin is the safest city in the state.
Marfa Public Radio reports on the down side of the boom.
On Tuesday, a boy was stabbed at Brewer High School in Fort Worth, and Wednesday two people were killed at North Lake College in Irving in an apparent murder-suicide.
Three people were injured and one person has died following a stabbing on the University of Texas at Austin's campus on Monday.
It may be the beginning of uncovering a jersey-theft ring.
With that figure, it'd make it one of the most expensive pieces of sports memorabilia of all time.
There were news reports online that he had once been arrested for allegedly threatening that he was "capable of doing things along the line of what" happened in Newtown, Connecticut.
Nine people were injured, and the gunman was killed.