Kathleen Goforth at Funeral

Report: Nearly 1,800 Cops Killed in Past 10 Years

An exclusive report obtained by Breitbart Texas reveals that nearly 1,800 police officers have lost their lives in the line of duty over the past 10 years. That number includes the deaths of 160 K-9 officers.

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Texas Cops Seize Guns, Product, Cash in Edible Drug Kitchen

HOUSTON, Texas – Deputies with the Harris County Sheriff’s Office (HCSO) seized a large quantity of drugs used in a manufacturing operation in the northwest part of the county. Deputies also intercepted several firearms and cash in connection with the suspected drug manufacturing.

Hickman at presser

Texas Sheriff Visits Troubled Teens at Juvenile Facility

HOUSTON, Texas – Harris County Sheriff Ron Hickman traveled to the far northwest corner of the county to meet with a group of troubled teens. He went to teach, but also learn. He went to listen to people who are accustomed to not being heard.

Hickman at presser

Texas Sheriff Shoots Down CAIR’s Whining

The Harris County Sheriff’s Office was accused of delaying a call for medical assistance for a local man who had passed out by the Houston area CAIR (Council of American Islamic Relations) in a press release and news conference. A press release by the sheriff’s office shot down CAIR’s allegation with a factual timeline of the incident.

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Texas Sheriff’s Team Nabs Suspected Child Molester

Members of the Harris County Sheriff Department’s Homeless Outreach Team (HOT) discovered that a homeless man allegedly carrying a fake ID card was actually wanted for two separate charges of indecency with a child and another felony charge of theft.

Kathleen Goforth at Funeral

**UPDATE** Texas Lays a Hero to Rest: Abbott Calls for Support of Law Enforcement

HOUSTON, Texas – Harris County Deputy Sheriff Darren Goforth will be laid to rest on Friday with all the honors the County and the State of Texas can bestow upon him. Texas Governor Greg Abbott has called for law enforcement across the state and all citizens of Texas to honor the deputy who was viciously murdered one-week ago.

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Alleged Texas Cop-Killer Charged in Execution of Texas Deputy

HOUSTON, Texas – Authorities in Harris County have identified the alleged killer of a Harris County Sheriff’s Deputy as Shannon Juruary Miles, 31. Breitbart Texas has learned that Miles has an extensive history with law enforcement in Harris County. Miles is being charged with capital murder involving the killing of a police officer. His extensive criminal history includes trespassing, criminal mischief, resisting arrest, evading detention. It appears he had a state jail felony arrest for criminal mischief, but the charge was pleaded down to a misdemeanor charge.

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Harris County Appoints Hickman as New Sheriff in Houston

HOUSTON, Texas – The Harris County Commissioners Court appointed Precinct 4 Constable Ron Hickman to be the new County Sheriff. Hickman was immediately sworn in as Sheriff replacing Adrian Garcia who resigned to run for Mayor of Houston.