June 14, 2019

Hefty prison sentences handed down in Travis County cases this week. Read more

June 13, 2019

Travis County jury sentences defendant to 70 years in prison after hearing evidence of drug selling operation and human trafficking involving minors. Read more

June 7, 2019

On Monday, June 3, 2019, the Travis County Grand Jury for the 147th District Court returned two new indictments charging former Firefighter Marcus Reed, who was an Austin Fire Department Arson Investigator, with the felony offenses of Indecency with a Child and Aggravated Perjury. Read more


May 31, 2019

Jury issues life sentence in continuous sexual assault of a child case. Read more

May 24, 2019

A man gets a 7-year sentence for stabbing girlfriend's son. The 16-year old confronted the attacker to protect his siblings. Read more

May 17, 2019

A Bastrop man pleads guilty to intoxication manslaughter. The victim was mother of two young children. Read more

May 14, 2019

Human trafficking fight needs more funding, less grandstanding. A commentary by Travis County DA Margaret Moore, El Paso DA Jaime Esparza, and Harris County DA Kim Ogg. Read more

May 10 ,2019

An Austin man gets 11 years for armed attack of former girlfriend. Read more

May 1, 2019

On Monday, April 29, 2019, defendant Frank Flores entered guilty pleas to six counts of Burglary of a Building and was sentenced to 10 years in prison on each case. Read more


April 26, 2019

Today, a Travis County jury convicted Maria Miranda-Aguirre of two counts of Trafficking a Person and one count of Indecency with a Child by Contact in the 167th District Court. Read more


March 14, 2019

Four Travis County juries returned verdicts this week. Read more

March 5, 2019

Travis County District Attorney Margaret Moore responded today to allegations of impropriety made by Emily Borchardt regarding a telephone conversation that occurred last September. Read more


February 8, 2019

Defendant Quinton Wiles pleaded guilty to Aggravated Assault Serious Bodily Injury with a Deadly Weapon and Family Violence for the stabbing of his partner of 15-years in 2017. Read more

February 4, 2019

The Travis County District Attorney’s Office has concluded its review of the Austin Police Department’s investigation of the facts and circumstances of the October 05, 2018 officer involved shooting involving Mark Herrera. Read more


January 31, 2019

Today, a Travis County Jury found Byron Montiel Flores guilty of Sexual Assault, a second degree felony. Read more

January 17, 2019

On Wednesday, a jury in Travis County's 427th District Court convicted 32 year old Franklin Aguilar-Estrada of two counts of Sexual Assault and one count of Aggravated Kidnapping. Read more