Houston is ranked as the fourth largest city in the United States with a population of 1,630,553, and covers 540 square miles of the southern part of Texas. Houston is a melting pot it has a very diverse population with over 100 ethnic groups.
Houston has several major freeways that run through and around the city. Beltway 8 or the Sam Houston Tollway actually loops around the city making a circle. Highway 290 and I-10 are also frequently used, running parallel to each other east and west. Interstate 45 is the highway that runs north and south, it will take you from Galveston to the northern parts of Texas.
If you have been pulled over and charged with a DWI in Houston or any of these main highways or any other part of Houston, contact the law office of Tyler Flood.
The Harris County District Attorney’s office notified defense lawyers on Wednesday that a crime-scene investigator made errors in 65 cases.
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 are over 1,000 cases under review because of the misuse of evidence. While 142 have been dismissed thus far, there has been a high number of cases in which evidence has been destroyed - most of the cases involving 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.