You may obtain a Texas Peace Officer’s Crash Report (CR-3) (regular or certified) from the Texas Department of Transportation’s Crash Report Online Purchase System.
Footage from the city's police department shows officers approaching Andrew Guerrero, 57, in the early hours of the morning to try and talk with him.
Guerrero immediately gets into his vehicle and says, "I think I’m going to set the car on fire."As two officers race to the driver and passenger doors of the vehicle, a loud pop is heard and an explosion engulfs the car.
As the city of Austin moves forward with the renegotiation of its public safety contracts, local activists are asking for several changes to the city’s contract with the local police union.
The contract, which is negotiated every couple of years,…
The Austin Police Department’s struggle to indict perpetrators of sexual assault crimes could be due in part to a lack of staffing, according to data examined by its Sex Crimes Unit. The Austin Police Department hopes to have the backlog of sexual assault kits eliminated within the next year, Assistant Chief Troy Gay told the Public Safety Commission on Monday.
APD will soon begin sending 100 batches of evidence every two weeks…He eventually leaves the burning car, writhing in agony before being dragged away from the flames by police.Austin Mayor Steve Alder (left), Dallas Police Major Reuben Ramirez (center) and Austin Police Chief Brian Manley (right) were among those who spoke out against the bathroom bill on July, 25, 2017 outside the Texas Capitol in Austin.Each police chief said they found no evidence of a threat that would spur the need for a bill that would require people to use the public restroom assigned to their biological sex."I believe if you propose a bill to address a criminal justice concern, it's important to determine if you actually have a problem," said San Antonio Police Chief Williams Mc Manus. Dan Patrick."Statistically, in the city of Dallas, we went back to 2014 and found zero claims of citizens being violated by the very idea this bill purports to protect them from," Ramirez said. While supporters of SB 3 say it will protect against predators, Masters called it propaganda and a distraction from "real crimes that are happening right now." "If lawmakers really want to make the state of Texas greater and safer, then legislation should focus on the ridiculous amount of backlog of rape kits sitting on those shelves," she said."This bill is a solution looking for a problem." #Bathroombill does nothing to make us safer. - San Antonio Police Chief William Mc Manus pic.twitter.com/H1Hzpk0Xq D— Marjorie Owens (@clumsyandshy) July 25, 2017 Fifteen people, including Dallas Police Major Reuben Ramirez, shared their opposition to Senate Bill 3, which is supported by Gov. Businesses across the state have joined together in opposition to the bill as hundreds of others have descended on the Capitol to appeal to lawmakers.The Public Information Act guarantees the public access to information maintained by a government agency.