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Chase Hoffberger


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News Editor Chase Hoffberger has written about cops, criminal justice, and city politics since joining the Chronicle full-time in 2013.

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City Council Rejects CodeNEXT Petition Effort

Rewrite won't go onto November ballot, for now

News Daily, May. 24, 2018 5:10 PM

Run-off Election Results

Winners and losers in the Democratic primary

News Feature, May. 24, 2018

Primary Run-off Results (Well, Some of Them)

Tonight's victors: Valdez, Cole, Kopser, Goodwin, Hegar ...

News Daily, May. 22, 2018 9:33 PM

Precourt Sports Ventures Reveals Soccer Stadium Site Plan

Only thing left is kick off, right?

News Daily, May. 15, 2018 12:25 PM

May 2018 Democratic Primary Coverage: Catch the Run-Off

Filtering through the final round

News Feature, May. 10, 2018

Congressional District 25: County by County

Competitive race gets down to who brings the votes

News Feature, May. 10, 2018

459th District Court: New Civility

All rise for the new bench

News Feature, May. 10, 2018

Death Watch: What Evidence?

Juan Castillo set for execution on May 16

News Feature, May. 10, 2018

What Drug Test?

City mulling policy rewrite after EMS asst. chief eschews standard procedure

News Feature, May. 10, 2018

Cap Metro’s Summer Pilot

Everybody on the bus

News Feature, May. 3, 2018

Putting Brian Manley to the Test

Interim chief lone finalist to run Austin Police

News Feature, May. 3, 2018

Brian Manley to Be Named Lone Finalist for Chief of Austin Police

City Manager Spencer Cronk to make announcement Monday

News Daily, Apr. 30, 2018 8:15 AM

Beside the Point: Represent, Represent

County commissioners consider the right form of indigent defense

News Column, Apr. 26, 2018

Harrell: Attempted Murder or Self-Defense?

Trial of 2016 cop shooting leaves context out of question

News Feature, Apr. 26, 2018

What Happens to Your Austin ISD Kid if They Walk Out of School Today?

The trouble with gun safety. (Pssst: It's not much trouble at all.)

News Daily, Apr. 20, 2018 9:15 AM

Beside the Point: Everybody’s Got the Right

Concerning the fate of Mark Conditt’s confession

News Column, Apr. 12, 2018

Want to Be a Justice of the Peace?

County judge accepting applications for visiting justices

News Feature, Apr. 12, 2018

One Cop Fired, One's Fate Sealed?

Mathis fired following Stallings October indictment

News Feature, Apr. 5, 2018

One Cop Fired, One's Fate Sealed?

Mathis fired following Stallings October indictment

News Daily, Apr. 2, 2018 4:55 PM

Beside the Point: All Eyes on Him

The spotlight on interim – er, well, yeah, interim – Chief Brian Manley

News Column, Mar. 29, 2018

Margo Frasier Cleared by Ethics Board

Former police monitor had been probed for personal work on city time

News Feature, Mar. 29, 2018

Three Indictments for Austin Cops

Two incidents, three officers

News Feature, Mar. 22, 2018

Brian Manley's the Man?

Handling of bombings boosts APD vet’s support for future as permanent chief

News Feature, Mar. 22, 2018

Austin Bombings Suspect Dead

Suspect blew himself up early Wednesday as officers closed in

News Daily, Mar. 21, 2018 8:47 AM

Bomb in Southwest Austin Is Fourth in Past Two Weeks

Two in hospital with non-life-threatening injuries

News Daily, Mar. 19, 2018 7:10 AM

Arrest Made in Fair Market Bomb Threat

Police say Trevor Ingram made Saturday threat to Live Nation

News Daily, Mar. 18, 2018 8:03 AM

Precourt Sports Ventures: We Want McKalla Place!

Columbus Crew owners now eye North Austin tract

News Daily, Mar. 8, 2018 4:50 PM

Something Rotten at EMS

Hawley retirement shines light on systemic issues

News Feature, Mar. 8, 2018

The Real Reason Behind James Hawley's Retirement From EMS?

Assistant chief quit amid APD investigation

News Daily, Mar. 2, 2018 6:31 PM

You Be the Judge

Sex, lies, and politics in the 331st District Court

News Feature, Mar. 1, 2018

Say Hello to the New (Less Confederate) Schools

Five AISD schools will get a name change

News Feature, Mar. 1, 2018

Put the Soccer Stadium in the River

Precourt Sports Ventures' troubles finding a home continue

News Feature, Mar. 1, 2018

Election Notes

More news from the campaign trail

News Feature, Mar. 1, 2018

Christopher Giles’ Death Ruled Suicide

APD gunshots did not kill Avenue G home intruder

News Feature, Feb. 22, 2018

Death Watch: Life in Prison for Thomas Whitaker?

Death row inmate becomes first to receive commutation recommendation from Board of Pardons and Paroles in 2007

News Feature, Feb. 22, 2018

Officer-Involved Shooting Monday Night

SWAT standoff following complex pursuit leaves one dead

News Daily, Feb. 20, 2018 10:50 AM

2018 Primary Election Preview: Judicial Races

Motions for relief

News Feature, Feb. 15, 2018

County Courts-at-Law Nos. 3 & 5: Now We’ve Got Bad Blood

Defense attorneys eye Hohengarten, Lipscombe on county benches

News Feature, Feb. 15, 2018

459th District Court: The New Bench

How progressive can you get?

News Feature, Feb. 15, 2018

331st District Judge: A Matter of Opinion

What's a judge's job?

News Feature, Feb. 15, 2018

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