State News






DPS Offers Increased Reward, Seeks Leads in 1983 Harris County Murder

AUSTIN - The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) is asking for the public's help in solving the 1983 murder of Susan Lee Eads, and an increased reward of up to $6,000 is being offered


DPS Marks National AMBER Alert Awareness Day

AUSTIN - The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) will join the country in observing National AMBER Alert Awareness Day on Saturday, Jan. 13, in remembrance of


New Measures Implemented to Enhance Safety at Texas Capitol

AUSTIN - The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) is implementing certain security measures at the Texas Capitol Complex and Capitol Grounds to enhance safety


Reward Offered for Most Wanted Fugitive from Tyler Area

AUSTIN - The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) has added Blake Everett Reed, 32, to the Texas 10 Most Wanted Fugitives list, and a cash reward of up to $5,000 is now being offered


Reward Increased to $12,500 for Most Wanted Fugitive, Suspect in Bryan Double Homicide

AUSTIN - The reward for Frankie Lee Bell Jr., 29, a Texas 10 Most Wanted Fugitive and this month's featured fugitive, has been increased to $12,500


DPS Welcomes 97 New Highway Patrol Troopers

AUSTIN - Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) Director Steven McCraw was joined by members of the Texas Public Safety Commission (PSC) as the department commissioned 97 men and women as the state's newest Highway Patrol Troopers


DPS Recognizes Heroes, Exceptional Achievements

AUSTIN - The Texas Public Safety Commission (PSC) and Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) Director Steven McCraw presented two Purple Hearts, one Lifesaving Award, two Director's Awards, and a Unit Citation