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Statement from Harris County District Attorney Kim Ogg

May 19, 2022 We at the District Attorney’s Office take an oath to preserve, protect and defend the Constitution, the laws of the United States and…

Man who raped, beat 86-year-old woman in home-invasion attack gets life in prison

May 18, 2022 A Cypress man was sentenced to life in prison after being convicted of a prolonged attack in which he smashed his way into an 86-year-…

District Attorney Kim Ogg attending national prosecutors’ summit, releases video on safe storage of guns

May 11, 2022 Harris County District Attorney Kim Ogg on Wednesday will join the national “Safe Gun Storage” Virtual Summit held by Prosecutors…

Serial killer admits to murdering two family members in Houston, agrees to life without parole in California

May 7, 2022 A serial killer who admitted on Friday that he murdered his aunt and uncle in Houston in 2018 also admitted to five other slayings and…

Greenspoint man sentenced to 22 years for molesting child at thrift store

May 7, 2022 A 52-year-old Greenspoint man was sentenced this week to 22 years in prison for molesting a 9-year-old boy at a thrift store in 2016,…

Tomball man sentenced to 23 years in prison for attacking bailiff after being convicted of possession of child pornography

May 6, 2022 A 19-year-old Tomball man was sentenced Thursday to 23 years in prison for attacking a bailiff last year, just moments after pleading…

Houston man on parole for 1994 murder sentenced to 55 years for second murder

May 5, 2022 A man on parole for a decades-old murder was sentenced this week to 55 years in prison for another, the 2019 murder of his roommate,…

Man sentenced to life in prison for stabbing death of 11-year-old Josue Flores

May 5, 2022 A man was sentenced to life in prison after a jury convicted him of the vicious stabbing death of Josue Flores, an 11-year-old who was…

Houston man sentenced to life in prison for killing, dismembering girlfriend

May 4, 2022 A Houston man has been sentenced to life in prison for killing his girlfriend in 2018 and dismembering her body before dumping it in…

STATEMENT FROM HARRIS COUNTY DA KIM OGG ON APPARENT DRAFT OF ALITO OPINION

May 3, 2022 “Draft opinions of legal decisions are commonly changed before they are officially handed down, but they often foreshadow the author’s…