The Houston crime-scene investigator blamed for errors that could jeopardize dozens of criminal cases was investigated once before because of suspected mistakes, according to an internal review released Thursday.
The Harris County District Attorney’s office notified to defense lawyers on Wednesday that a crime-scene investigator made errors in 65 cases.
A Houston police officer working as a crime-scene investigator made errors in 65 cases dating back to October 2015.
Dozens of criminal prosecutions could be in jeopardy after errors by a Houston crime-scene investigator raised questions about key evidence in cases that include 26 homicides, five officer-involved shootings and six child deaths since 2015.
A crime scene investigator in the Houston Police Department was transferred after investigators found dozens of errors in case reports.
The Harris County District Attorney’s Office is notifying defense lawyers that a crime scene investigator made errors in 65 cases dating back to October of 2015.
A Houston police officer working in the Crime Scene Unit is under fire after making 65 careless errors while investigating a host of crimes, including murders and officer-involved shootings.
A lawyers association is questioning whether a prominent Houston attorney received special treatment in his drunken driving case from the outgoing district attorney.
One of Houston's wealthiest attorneys is fighting the release of court records that may detail special treatment from Harris County's outgoing district attorney.
New evidence problems have surfaced at the Harris County Courthouse after questions were raised about yet another crime lab analyst.
Houston police tell Channel 2 Investigates it will take until the end of December to determine whether hundreds of pieces of evidence suffered damage from a faulty sprinkler head.
Attorney Tyler Flood is calling for a panel of attorneys, investigators and forensic specialists to work together in making sure the evidence is handled properly.
The Houston Forensic Science Center is examining the evidence to make sure nothing gets destroyed or cross contaminated.
Thousands of Houston Police Department cases could now be in jeopardy after the sprinklers went off inside of an HPD property room on Tuesday.
Voters across the country seem to have something different in mind — a shift toward more progressive leadership within the criminal justice system.
More than 4,200 criminal cases involving 15,000 pieces of evidence may have been compromised after a sprinkler malfunctioned Tuesday in the HPD's property room.
In a newly obtained video, a Houston Police officer is seen balling his fist, punching a woman in the face and slamming her to the floor of a drunk-tank cell after she swung her elbow at the officer while questioning the no-refusal blood test.
The Harris County District Attorney's Office has dismissed 90 pending misdemeanor and felony drug cases after a deputy improperly destroyed evidence at the Precinct 4 Constable's Office.
The Harris County District Attorney's Office is forced to throw out more than 140 cases so far after it was discovered over 21,000 pieces of evidence was destroyed by the Precinct 4 Constable's Office.
The Harris County District Attorney's office is re-evaluating a decade's worth of DWI cases. This comes after the credentials of an expert witness, a toxicology analyst, were called into question.
There have been 142 criminal cases have been dismissed due destroyed evidence - most related to drug crimes.
After and expert's qualifications have been questioned, there are nearly 10 years of DWI cases being under review in Harris County.
After being questioned about her credentials in DWI cases, a woman responds publicly.
Expert witness has been accused of lying on the stand and moved down to a lower level position.