Fatal Kayaking EventCase #19-12983For Immediate Release ***UPDATE: 5/31/2019 @ 3:50 p.m. *** The victim is identified as Trace Richardson AGE 31 of Portland, Texas. According to the investigation, Trace died from the initial impact of the boat striking him while in his kayak. We continue to work closely with the Texas Parks And Wildlife Game […]
Lifesavers Recognized and Awarded – During the Monday evening council meeting this week, Sergeant Travis Baker and Officer David Piper were recognized for saving the life of a 77 YOA resident. Also included were Firefighters Captain Juan Cruz, Firefighter Matt Willhelm, and Firefighter Kade Norman. Anytime an officer or firefighter saves the life of another, he […]
Each month, we provide a report to the City Council on department activities. We also make that report accessible to the community. Here’s the report for last month. This month’s report also includes our TCOLE training audit and results performed by the State.
BACKUP PHONE LINES: 361-717-1254 361-717-1264 Over the past several months, the police department has experienced several outages on our public phone lines. Those lines are the ones you call when seeking non-emergency service from the PD or when calling City Hall (361-758-5224 or 361-758-5301). Recently, the outages have increased and are continuing today. We have […]