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Gun safety focus of ‘Salute to Law Enforcement’ event

As 10 Explorers from Harris County Sheriff’s Office’s Post 42 watched, Corp. Paul Kowalik slid the bolt back on the Airsoft pistol in his hand and threaded a metal cable through it and down the gun’s empty magazine, rendering the firearm inoperable.

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HCSO Celebrates Consecutive Years of Taxpayer Savings

When Sheriff Adrian Garcia took office in 2009, the Harris County Sheriff’s Office was overspending its budget by about $58 million annually. In fact the agency had balanced its yearly budget only once in a decade.

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Kingwood High School observes National Crime Victims’ Rights Week

Kingwood High School criminal justice teacher, Janet Collins, was a Dallas County probation officer for 20 years before beginning her career in education. This year, Collins is proud to announce KHS’s first ever observance of National Crime Victims’ Rights Week.

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