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News Releases

Robert James Campbell resentenced Tuesday to life in prison

News Advisory June 27, 2017   A man sentenced to death for the 1991 kidnapping, rape and murder of a Houston woman was resentenced Tuesday to life…

A man sentenced to death for the 1991 kidnapping, rape and murder of a Houston woman will be re-sentenced State Vs. Campbell

    News Advisory June 26, 2017     A man sentenced to death for the 1991 kidnapping, rape and murder of a Houston woman is to be re-sentenced…

Former Officer indicted for tampering with evidence

  News Release June 22, 2017   Harris County District Attorney KIM K. OGG   Former Officer indicted for tampering with evidence, assault in…

Rapist arrested for attacking 88-year-old woman

    News Release: June 22, 2017     Rapist arrested for attacking 88-year-old woman; man suspected in other Houston-area crimes   A Houston-…

Man gets 99 years for rape

    News Release: Wednesday June 21, 2017   Man gets 99 years for rape. “You’ve made me mess up your pretty face,” he said during attack   A…

Man posed as FBI agent to steal from motel

      News Release Wednesday, June 21, 2017   Harris County District Attorney KIM K. OGG   Man posed as FBI agent to steal from motel  …

Woman charged with capital murder in death of daughter

    News Advisory June 19, 2017     Woman charged with capital murder in death of daughter   The Harris County District Attorney’s Office…

DA Ogg; every aspect of John Hernandez’s death will be presented to grand jury

  Media Advisory June 7, 2017     Harris County District Attorney Kim Ogg said Wednesday that every aspect of John Hernandez’s death will be…

Statement from Harris County District Attorney's Office in death of John Hernandez

  News Advisory June 6, 2017     Statement from Harris County District Attorney's Office in death of John Hernandez   The Harris County…

Cell phone robbery kingpin convicted; led crime wave that swept Houston area

  News Advisory June 2, 2017     Cell phone robbery kingpin convicted; led crime wave that swept Houston area   The mastermind of a violent…