In the probable cause hearing, Magistrate Eva Flores points out Ramon’s prior felony convictions and the fact that he was out on bond when he allegedly killed the woman.
FOX 26 Reporter Randy Wallace has more on the case where the suspect stabbed a victim last week at least 40 times.
With her legislation aimed at keeping violent predators "locked up" once again withering in Austin, State Senator Joan Huffman pounded eloping House Democrats for, in her view, putting electoral politics ahead of public safety.
38-year-old Brandon Andrus’s criminal history is so lengthy he has more mug shots than some people have selfies.
FOX 26 Reporter Randy Wallace has more as a criminal district court judge freed a violent offender from jail.
The proposed law would stop the madness we’ve been telling you about in our on-going series Breaking Bond.
FOX 26 Reporter Randy Wallace has more on the vote and what reaction has been.
After taking up the voting bill, the Senate also passed the GOP priority bail bills Tuesday with virtually no resistance as most Democrats remained absent.
The proposed law would clarify to judges that they do have the discretion to revoke a defendant's bond if they pick up a new criminal charge.
FOX 26 Reporter Randy Wallace explains what the new law could mean for repeat violent offenders.
Seck, and others concerned about crimes committed by repeat violent offenders free from jail on multiple felony and personal recognizance bonds, attended Tuesday’s Commissioners Court meeting
A Harris County Criminal District Judge has freed a repeat violent offender by granting him a total of 16 bonds. That same judge took no action against a convicted sex offender who's now a wanted fugitive
A Harris County Criminal District Judge has freed a repeat violent offender by granting him a total of 16 bonds. That same judge took no action against a convicted sex offender who's now a wanted fugitive. FOX 26 Houston’s Randy Wallace tells us more in his ongoing Breaking Bond segment.
On June 6, police say BJ Taylor was shot to death at a graduation party by 18-year-old Omari Sykes an admitted gang member.
The parents of a 17-year-old boy killed at a graduation party are upset that the 18-year-old who allegedly killed their son was out on bail in no time.
“Where was Mr. Calhoun? That’s what brings us to why we are doing this segment,” said Andy Kahan with Crime Stoppers. “Lord knows where he is because he wasn’t in court.”
“This 1-year-old defenseless child is now the 119th victim of a defendant whose been released on multiple felony or PR bonds,” said Andy Kahan with Crime Stoppers. “It’s reprehensible.”
After shocks still cascading across the Texas political landscape after House Democrats torpedoed a controversial "election security bill" with a quorum denying walk-out in the final hours of the legislative session.
Governor Greg Abbott tweeted a link to our Breaking Bond series as part of his argument that we need to change the laws when it comes to letting known violent people out from behind bars, even though they've already broken the terms of their bond. Our Randy Wallace tells us more about what caught the governor's attention.
Several Harris County Criminal District Court Judges are allowing these criminals and scores of others to do just that.