Galveston County Sheriff’s deputies Monday arrested a 16-year-old Texas City High School student in connection with threats written on a bathroom wall, district officials said.
The Galveston County Sheriff's Office stationed more deputies at Texas City High School on Friday morning, after the school received a report of a threat written on a bathroom wall, a school district spokeswoman said.
A 19-year-old man was arrested Wednesday and accused of causing thousands of dollars of damage to rental trailer he lived in with his girlfriend earlier this year, police said.
A police officer attempting to serve a warrant shot and killed a man this morning in the 300 block of Waco Street, the police department reported in a written statement.
Galveston's high school was locked down for about an hour on Tuesday morning, after one student told authorities that another student had a gun.
Two island bartenders were charged with over-serving a Galveston woman accused of running down two bicyclists with her car earlier this summer, killing one of them, police said.
A 38-year-old man was arrested Friday, days after he allegedly exposed himself to a 11-year-old child inside a Bacliff discount store, the Galveston Sheriff's Office said.
A Galveston man was arrested and charged with multiple felonies earlier this week after he allegedly killed a family pet, and threatened to kill his longtime girlfriend, police said.
During the same incident, the man's 4-year-old son accidentally shot an AK-47 that had apparently been left laying on a bed while fully loaded, police said.
A 40-year-old man was taken to the hospital early Thursday morning following an hours-long standoff with a SWAT team, the Texas City Police Department said.
School officials on Friday said they had identified a group of students who were recorded fighting with each other outside Ball High School on Thursday afternoon.
Days after a burned out van was found on Galveston's West End, search crews fanned out around the area to try to find any sign of a missing Houston brother and sister connected to the vehicle.
Demetrius Leonard Santana, 19, pleaded guilty to one count of deadly conduct discharging a firearm and was sentenced as part of a plea agreement, court records show.
The Galveston Police Department warned visitors to the island that they may be towed this holiday weekend if they attempt to park on parts Seawall Boulevard overnight.
Prosecutors have charged two men who were injured in a Fourth of July shooting in the Delany Cove subdivision with conspiracy to commit aggravated robbery.
Thomas Francis Riley IV, 55, pleaded guilty to one count of burglary of a habitation and was sentenced as part of a plea agreement, Assistant District Attorney Ross Hill said.
The U.S. Coast Guard search crews spent most of Monday looking for the owner of an empty kayak on Bolivar Peninsula, but called off the search as night fell
Police found only 8 ounces of marijuana and no illegal weapons during a May raid in which a League City man was shot and killed, but that doesn’t mean the raid wasn’t warranted or conducted properly, according to a law enforcement expert.
Authorities on Monday identified the two women shot inside their home in Bacliff on Saturday evening, as they released more details about the incident that left one of them dead and the other wounded.
A Texas City woman was charged with murder late Saturday in connection with the death of Lucia "Lucy" Bertrand, 33, whose body was found Thursday in a house on Vance Avenue and investigators are searching for a second person, police said.
A 21-year-old woman is dead and her mother is in critical condition after a shooting late Friday in Bacliff, Galveston County Sheriff’s Office officials said.
A man arrested in Galveston on Tuesday is accused of stealing a gun from a West End home, and of desperately threatening a pet parrot as he tried to make a getaway, police said.
A 79-year-old woman remained in critical condition Wednesday after being stabbed Sunday while setting up for an Alcoholics Anonymous meeting, police said.
A Galveston County grand jury this week is hearing evidence in the case against the 17-year-old accused of killing 10 people in Santa Fe High School on May 18.