Category: Criminal

Arrested for Meth Possession in San Angelo? Read This

Without pleading guilty in a plea agreement, defendants also can prevail in San Angelo’s courts with various meth charge defenses. Your meth defense lawyer’s defense against a meth charge can include challenging San Angelo police or Tom Green County Sheriff’s Office Deputies testimony and the sufficiency of evidence. Meth is considered a controlled substance in [..]

Read More

Stabbing Suspect Acquitted

SAN ANGELO, TX — A jury of 10 women and two men acquitted a man Wednesday. The man was accused of stabbing his roommate in an apartment near Angelo State University and charged with aggravated assault with a deadly weapon. According to the police report, Christopher Wheeler, 31 at the time of the incident in July of [..]

Read More

Proposed bill would speed up the process of bonding out of jail

Two state lawmakers hope their bill – and a constitutional amendment – will speed up the process of releasing jailed defendants who are considered unlikely to skip their court date or become safety risks. The proposed legislation would require judges to use an automated, pretrial “risk-assessment” system to measure those risks before making bail decisions. The goal is to allow [..]

Read More

Mistakes in Austin crime lab linked to 2,200 convictions

Around 2,200 convicted criminals will soon be notified by Travis County prosecutors that forensic evidence in their cases may have been flawed because of faulty testing at APD’s crime lab. KVUE reported that officials will send out the first round of letters to 642 people with addresses that have recently been verified by prosecutors and [..]

Read More