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Burglar who stole $500K of jewelry flees his trial. Jury gives him 25 years

OCT. 9, 2021 Reward offered for tips leading to his capture A high-end burglar, who disappeared after the first day of his trial and remains a…

Houston man who killed eight people gets sentenced to life for capital murder

October 7, 2021 David Ray Conley, who shot to death eight people including six children, was convicted of capital murder and sentenced to life in…

HOUSTON MAN SENTENCED TO 50 YEARS FOR REPEATEDLY MOLESTING A CHILD

October 5, 2021 A Houston man has been sentenced to 50 years in prison, without parole, for molesting a 12-year-old relative, Harris County District…

STATEMENT FROM DISTRICT ATTORNEY KIM OGG ON CLEMENCY FOR GEORGE FLOYD

We lament the loss of former Houstonian George Floyd and hope that his family finds comfort in Monday’s decision by the Texas State Board of Pardons…

Washington State man sentenced to 40 years for killing girlfriend in Houston

October 2, 2021 A former resident of Washington state has been sentenced to 40 years in prison after pleading guilty to murder for killing his child…

Cypress man sentenced to life in prison New Year’s Day murder

A 21-year-old man who lured two people to a phony drug buy and robbed then shot them, killing one, has been sentenced to life in prison after being…

Harris County District Attorney’s Office donates $35,000 to combat illegal dumping

Harris County District Attorney Kim Ogg has donated $35,000 in asset forfeiture funds to Precinct 3 Constable Sherman Eagleton’s office to buy and…

Statement from Harris County District Attorney’s Office on grand jury decision in the death of Nicolas Chavez:

A Harris County grand jury determined Monday that criminal charges are not warranted in the 2020 shooting death of Nicolas Chavez, who was fatally…

Repeat Offender Sentenced to 80 Years in Prison for Murdering a Concerned Father

Sept. 22, 2021 A 27-year-old repeat offender was sentenced to 80 years in prison for gunning down a concerned father during an argument about…

MS-13 gang leader sentenced to life in prison for ordering the 2016 murder of a cooperating witness

September 16, 2021 A 28-year-old leader of a Houston-area cell of the transnational gang MS-13 was sentenced to life in prison without parole for…