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Warrant Issued for Failing to Register as Sex Offender

Posted in Blog,sex crimes on September 28, 2016

Brian Dunlap was found guilty of having sex with a 16 year old 20 years ago in New Mexico, and today there is a new warrant out for his arrest. Crime Stoppers of Houston reported that Dunlap failed to register as … Continue reading

Crime Continues to Decline Across Houston

Posted in Texas Crime Statistics,Uncategorized on August 16, 2016

While Houston was recently rated as the 4th most dangerous city in Texas according to a study we completed at The Darrow Law Firm, crime is still showing a downward trend in the city. The most recent crime statistics from … Continue reading

The Most Dangerous (and Safest) Cities In Texas

Posted in Texas Crime Statistics on March 7, 2016

What makes a city dangerous? What makes it safe? Obviously, the amount of crime is a key factor, but is safety simply having a low crime rate? How does the police department presence or lack there of influence public safety? Does … Continue reading

100 Cities in Texas with Highest Violent Crime Rates

Posted in Texas Crime Statistics on March 4, 2016

Note: The circles in the map above represent the violent crime rate in the area. Hover over the circles to see city name and the violent crime rate. Analyzing the latest data from the FBI’s 2014 Crime in the United … Continue reading

Can you get your Houston & Harris County DWI dismissed? Check DIVERT

Posted in Blog on September 25, 2012

If you have been arrested for a DWI offense in Harris County DWI, you may want to consider the “DIVERT“(Direct Intervention using Voluntary Education, Restitution and Treatment) program. DIVERT provides an opportunity for first time DWI offenders to have the case dismissed … Continue reading

Four Surprising Facts About Cocaine Possession

Posted in Blog on September 25, 2012

Cocaine is a potent stimulant that affects the central nervous and cardiac systems. Made illegal after World War I, the possession of cocaine will result in serious penalties. It’s widely known that the possession of this drug is illegal, but … Continue reading

The Difference Between an Acquittal and a Conviction

Posted in Blog on September 25, 2012

As you may already know, a DWI offense stands for driving while intoxicated, but many people may not know the consequences that come with such an offense or what to do if charged with a DWI. What Law is the … Continue reading