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Sentencing took place at the Bob Casey Federal courthouse in downtown Houston. - Covering Katy file photo by Dennis Spellman

Fort Bend Man Sentenced for Threatening ‘Terrorism’ against Texas A.G.’s Office

Syed Kaleem Razvi Threatened Texas AG’s Office and Others HOUSTON – A 55-year-old resident of Sugar Land has been ordered to federal prison for sending a threatening email to the Texas Attorney General’s Office and various employees with other state agencies, announced U.S. Attorney Kenneth Magidson. Syed Kaleem Razvi pleaded guilty Oct. 3, 2016. U.S. […]

Harris County District Attorney Kim Ogg. Courtesy Facebook

Will D.A. Ogg Turn Katy into a ‘Sanctuary City for Dope Smokers?’

  HARRIS COUNTY (Covering Katy) – Beginning March 1, 2017, Harris County District Attorney Kim Ogg will take it upon herself to effectively decriminalize possession of small amounts of marijuana, instead of waiting for the Texas lawmakers to address the issue and have consistent laws statewide. Ogg’s plan creates a strange situation in places like […]

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District Attorney Kim Ogg announces Judge David Mendoza will lead her new Office of Professional Integrity

  HOUSTON (Covering Katy) – Harris County District Attorney Kim Ogg announced Wednesday that Judge David Mendoza will lead the newly created Office of Professional Integrity. Judge Mendoza will be a resource for the approximately 700 employees of the district attorney’s office, including prosecutors, investigators and other staff. Beginning Feb. 1, Mendoza will be available […]

Sentencing took place at the Bob Casey Federal courthouse in downtown Houston. - Covering Katy file photo by Dennis Spellman

Federal Judge in Houston sentences Bronx Man to 10 Years in Federal Prison

HOUSTON (Covering Katy) – A 33-year-old resident of the Bronx, New York, has been ordered to federal prison following his convictions of wire and mail fraud, announced U.S. Attorney Kenneth Magidson. A federal jury convicted Christopher Donrick Daley Sept. 21, 2016, following a  two-day trial. Today, U.S. District Judge Lynn Hughes, who presided over the […]

Harris County District Attorney Kim Ogg. Courtesy Facebook

Harris County DA-Elect Ogg Announces Assistant District Attorneys

HOUSTON (Covering Katy) – District Attorney-Elect Kim Ogg is announcing her first additions to the Harris County District Attorney’s Office. “The paramount goals of the Harris County District Attorney’s office are public safety and evidence-based justice for all,” Ogg said in a statement released to the media.  “This means obtaining a just result for the victim, […]