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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...

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...

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...

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...

DPS Seizes More Than Two Tons of Marijuana

WESLACO, TEXAS – The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) seized more than two tons of marijuana – with an estimated value of more...

Arrest made in Smith County on stolen vehicle

TYLER 05/10/2017- A Department of Public Safety Trooper stopped a 1995 Chevrolet pickup traveling east on I-20 near U.S.-271 for a traffic violation. During...
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