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Wood County Sheriff’s Report

04/23/14 through 04/29/14 April 23 Deputy Terri Altman took a report of theft from a complainant who resides on PR 7908. According to the woman, she...

Ex-Gladewater Police Officer named Gilmer Police Chief

BY PHILLIP WILLIAMS Correspondent GILMER--Former Gladewater police officer Mark Case was named Gilmer police chief by City Mgr. Jeff Ellington at a city council meeting Tuesday...

TxDOT MOTORCYCLE SAFETY CAMPAIGN URGES DRIVERS TO HELP REVERSE RISE IN...

AUSTIN — In an effort to reverse a 5-percent year-over-year increase in motorcycle crash fatalities, the Texas Department of Transportation is launching its month-long “Share...

SMITH COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE CONTINUES TO ARREST BURGLARS ON SITE

The first on site arrest of a burglar this week occurred Sunday evening in the northeastern part of Smith County. At approximately 8:40 p.m....

Reward Increased to $8,000 for Most Wanted Sex Offender

AUSTIN – The reward for Robert Chrismon, 51, a Texas 10 Most Wanted Sex Offender and this month’s featured fugitive, has been increased to...

Gov. Perry Appoints Johnson to Public Safety Commission

AUSTIN – Gov. Rick Perry has appointed Faith S. Johnson of Cedar Hill to the Public Safety Commission for a term to expire Dec. 31, 2019. The commission formulates and oversees policies for the Texas Department of Public Safety.

DPS Remembers Fallen Officers at Memorial Service

AUSTIN – The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) today honored the state troopers, agents and Texas Rangers who have lost their lives in...

Most Wanted Sex Offender Arrested in Houston

AUSTIN – Clemente Davila, 27, a Texas 10 Most Wanted Sex Offender, is now in custody after being arrested Wednesday morning in Houston. Davila...

VEHICLE WINDOWS SMASHED AND VALUABLES STOLEN IN BIG SANDY AND GILMER

Saturday morning, Sgt. Ryan Kuhn with the Big Sandy Police Department alerted The Journal there had been at least two vehicle burglaries – one...

Wood County Sheriff’s Report for May 10 – 16, 2017

Wood County Sheriff’s Report May 10, 2017 to May 16, 2017 May 10th  Deputies arrived at CR 2174 in Quitman at approximately 12:45 a.m. to serve...
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