Mayor's Office Press Release

Mayor Turner's Statement on the Death of Precinct 5 Corporal Charles Galloway

January 23, 2022 -- Mayor Sylvester Turner issued the following statement this morning following the shooting death of a Harris County Precinct 5 Cpl. Charles Galloway.

"The City of Houston extends our condolences and prayers to the family of Corporal Charles Galloway and the men and women of the office of Harris County Constable of Precinct 5. Corporal Galloway served with honor and distinction, and his life was taken as he served to keep the rest of us safe. Thank you for your service.

"The person(s) responsible for taking Corporal Galloway's life will be found and brought to justice. It is just a matter of time. There is no place you can hide. If anyone has any information on the person(s) who committed this senseless act of violence, please provide it to law enforcement."