COVID-19

Essential and Continuing Operations / COVID19: In the interest of the health and safety of our staff and the community, our offices will remain closed to the public, and most of the agency’s prosecutors and staff will work remotely, until further notice. The HCDAO continues to perform key functions in the county criminal justice system and will do so during the Covid-19 pandemic. Click Here for More Information

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News Releases

First person charged under hard-hitting anti trafficking law

  Harris County District Attorney KIM K. OGG News Release Friday, March 3, 2017   First person charged under hard-hitting anti trafficking…

Pimp gets 30 years for forcing runaway into prostitution

A Houston pimp known as “Gorgeous Black,” was sentenced Monday to 30 years in prison for repeatedly forcing a 17-year-old runaway to sell her body.…

Statement regarding former DA investigator sentenced to prison

News Release March 3, 2017          Harris County District Attorney KIM K. OGG   Statement regarding former DA investigator sentenced to…

Statement from Harris County District Attorney’s Office Chief of Staff Vivian King regarding ADA Rosen

    News Release Friday, March 6, 2017 Harris County District Attorney KIM K. OGG Statement from Harris County District Attorney’s Office…

Misdemeanor Marijuana Diversion Program Unveiled

  News Release February 16, 2017 Harris County District Attorney KIM K. OGG   Misdemeanor Marijuana Diversion Program Unveiled The Harris…

District Attorney Kim Ogg announces Judge David Mendoza joining her team

Harris County District Attorney Kim Ogg announced Wednesday that Judge David Mendoza will lead the newly created Office of Professional Integrity.…

Houston legal veterans join leadership team

Harris County District Attorney Kim Ogg announced Wednesday that two veteran members of the Houston legal community - men from traditionally opposite…

FAKE SPORTS MERCHANDISE WARNING NEWS RELEASE

Harris County District Attorney KIM K. OGG FANS WARNED TO AVOID COUNERFEIT SPORTS GEAR It remains to be seen who will win Super Bowl LI, but you can…

Kim Ogg: Guiding Principles of the Harris County District Attorney

The paramount goals of the Harris County District Attorney’s Office are public safety and evidence-based justice for all. This means obtaining a just…