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California, Texas police departments fail to report some deaths
SF Gate  |  Oct. 10, 2016

In Texas and California, police fail to report use-of-force fatalities from 2005-2015
Houston Chronicle  |  Oct. 9, 2016

Woog: Law enforcement funding should be tied to proper reporting of custodial deaths
Houston Chronicle  |  Oct. 6, 2016

True Price Of The Bland Settlement And Black Women’s Custodial Deaths In Texas
Huffington Post  |  Sept. 30, 2016

Texas police have shot 159 people since last September
San Antonio Express-News  |  Sept. 5, 2016

Analysis: 20 percent of people shot by Texas police were unarmed
Austin American-Statesman  |  Sept. 2, 2016

Database Tracks Deaths Connected to Law Enforcement, Jails and Prisons
Houston Matters  |  Aug. 24, 2016

Who dies in police custody? Texas, California offer new tools to find out
The Conversation  |  Aug. 23, 2016
Huffington Post  |  Aug. 24, 2016

The Source: New National Database Will Document Arrest-Related Deaths
Texas Public Radio  |  Aug. 10, 2016

Database Tracks Deaths in Police Custody
Austin Chronicle  |  Aug. 5, 2016

Number of People Dying in Texas Police Custody ‘Really Jarring’
Rewire  |  Aug. 2, 2016

Nearly 200 People Have Died In Harris County Sheriff’s Office Custody In 10 Years
Houston Press  |  Aug. 1, 2016

Nearly 7,000 people died in Texas police and jail custody in the past decade, report finds
New York Daily News  |  July 28, 2016

Online database first of its kind in tracking Texas inmate deaths
Lubbock Avalanche-Journal  |  July 28, 2016

Nearly 7,000 died in Texas police custody in the last decade
Houston Chronicle  |  July 28, 2016

Nearly 7,000 died in Texas state custody in past decade, new database shows
Fox San Antonio  |  July 28, 2016

UT Debuts Comprehensive Database of Individuals Who Died In State Custody
Dallas Observer  |  July 28, 2016

7,000 Deaths in Custody
The Atlantic  |  July 28, 2016

Investigación de universidad texana registra casi siete mil muertes en cárceles estata o bajo custodia policial
Univision  |  July 27, 2016

Report Finds Almost 7,000 In-Custody Deaths in Texas
Texas Tribune  |  July 27, 2016

Podcast: New Texas death-in-custody data online
Grits for Breakfast  |  July 27, 2016

UT Austin Website Promotes Transparency on Deaths in Texas State Custody
UT News  |  July 27, 2016