State News






DPS Offers Increased Reward, Seeks Leads in 1990 Starr County Murder

AUSTIN - The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) is asking for the public's help in solving the 1990 murder of Laura Guadalupe Guerra, and an increased reward of up to $6,000 is being offered


Reminder: Reward Increased to $10,000 for Most Wanted Fugitive, MS-13 Gang Member

AUSTIN - The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) is reminding the public that the reward for Carlos Alberto Gonzalez-Barahona, 26, a Texas 10 Most Wanted Fugitive and this month's featured fugitive, has been increased to $10,000


Statement by DPS Director McCraw About Veterans Day

AUSTIN - Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) Director Steven McCraw issued the following statement regarding Veterans Day


Reward Offered for Most Wanted Fugitive, Suspect in Bryan Double Homicide

AUSTIN - The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) has added Frankie Lee Bell Jr., 29, to the Texas 10 Most Wanted Fugitives list, and a cash reward of up to $7,500 is now being offered for information leading to his capture


Names of Deceased Victims in Wilson County Church Shooting Released

AUSTIN - The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) today released the names of the deceased victims, who were killed in the Sutherland Springs shooting at the First Baptist Church on Sunday


Funeral Arrangements Announced for Trooper Nipper

AUSTIN - Services for Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) Senior Trooper Thomas Nipper will begin Thursday, Nov. 9, in Belton


DPS Trooper Dies in Line of Duty Crash

AUSTIN - A Texas Department of Public Safety Highway Patrol Trooper died Saturday afternoon in Bell County following a traffic crash


DPS Trooper Dies in Line of Duty Crash

AUSTIN - A Texas Department of Public Safety Highway Patrol Trooper died Saturday afternoon in Bell County following a traffic crash


Reward Increased to $10,000 for Most Wanted Fugitive, MS-13 Gang Member

AUSTIN - The reward for Carlos Alberto Gonzalez-Barahona, 26, a Texas 10 Most Wanted Fugitive and this month's featured fugitive, has been increased to $10,000 for information leading to his capture


Select DPS Driver License Offices Open This Saturday To Issue Election Identification Certificates

AUSTIN - The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) is reminding Texans in advance of the upcoming Nov. 7 election that Election Identification Certificates (EIC), which can be used for voting purposes, are available year-round at all Texas driver license offices


DPS Urges Safety During Halloween Activities

AUSTIN - The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) is reminding parents, drivers and children to incorporate safety into their Halloween plans