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Reminder: DPS Museum Day Offers Interactive Activities, Showcases DPS Resources

AUSTIN - The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) is reminding the public that they are invited to attend DPS Museum Day this Sunday, Sept. 23, as part of Austin Museum Day


DPS Remembers Legacy of Retired Colonel Thomas Davis

AUSTIN - The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) is remembering the life of retired DPS Colonel Thomas "Tommy" A. Davis Jr. who passed away on Friday, Sept. 14, 2018, at the age of 77


Reminder: Reward Increased for Most Wanted Fugitive from Madison County

AUSTIN - The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) is reminding the public that the reward for Jared Luke Langley, 36, a Texas 10 Most Wanted Fugitive and this month's featured fugitive, has been increased to $12,500 for information leading to his capture if the tip is received during the month of September


DPS Offers Increased Reward, Seeks Leads in 1980 Cold Case

AUSTIN - The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) is asking for the public's help in solving the 1980 disappearance of Kristy Lynn Booth, and an increased reward of up to $6,000 is being offered for information


DPS Issues Statement on Death of Retired DPS Colonel Thomas Davis

AUSTIN - Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) Director Steven McCraw issued the following statement on the death of Thomas A. Davis Jr., who retired from DPS as the director in 2008


DPS Museum Day Offers Interactive Activities For Kids, Showcases DPS Resources

AUSTIN - The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) invites the public to attend DPS Museum Day on Sunday, Sept. 23, as part of Austin Museum Day, which features free exhibits and interactive activities at participating Austin-area museums and cultural sites


Reward Increased to $12,500 for Most Wanted Fugitive from Madison County

AUSTIN - The reward for Jared Luke Langley, 36, a Texas 10 Most Wanted Fugitive and this month's featured fugitive, has been increased to $12,500 for information leading to his capture if the tip is received in the month of September


DPS Releases Aviation Operations Video

AUSTIN - The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) presented a video of aviation operations at the Public Safety Commission meeting


DPS Honors Outstanding Achievements, Lifesaving Efforts

AUSTIN - The Texas Public Safety Commission (PSC) and Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) Director Steven McCraw today presented one Director's Citation, five Lifesaving Awards and one Unit Citation to DPS employees


DPS Increases Traffic Enforcement for Labor Day Holiday

AUSTIN - The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) will be joining law enforcement efforts from across the state to increase traffic enforcement during the Labor Day holiday weekend