Michael Barajas

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houstonpress.com

Cash or Cuffs

Get a ticket while being poor in Houston? Here's how you could wind up in jail.

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houstonpress.com

Internal Affairs

Officials Can't Remember the Last Time the Houston Police Department Saw an Unjustified Shooting. Here's Why.

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houstonpress.com

Out Patient

How Will a Mentally Ill Killer — and the Community — Respond Once He’s Released Back Into Society?

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houstonpress.com

Money Mike and "The Schoolgirl Madam"

Among All the Kids Money Mike Handed $100 Bills For Sex, One Was Singled Out For Felony Prosecution

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houstonpress.com

The Other American Sniper

Adan Castañeda's Delusions Only Got Worse After a Revolving Door of Treatment and Release at the VA

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houstonpress.com

Use of Force

How the Courts Judge Police Violence Doesn't Always Lead to Justice.

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houstonpress.com

"I Will Light You Up"

A lesson in police escalation