The Office of Inspector General would like to alert everyone to fraudulent automated calls being made to citizens in Texas and elsewhere by individuals posing as being with the Texas Department of Criminal Justice Inspector General’s Office.
Investigators with the Greece Police Department in Greece, NY are asking for your help to identity an unknown child found in 1976.
At approximately 8:05 am, Forney Police attempted to perform a routine traffic stop on a motorcycle without tags which was traveling east bound on the Hwy 80 Service Road.
Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton announced that the Child Exploitation Unit (CEU) of his office arrested 43-year-old John Aaron Burney, of Palestine, on one count of Possession of Child Pornography, a third-degree felony. Burney could face up to 10 years in prison if convicted.
On Tuesday, June 13th, 2017 at 7:53 am, the Forney Police Department received calls of a disturbance in the 400 block of Woodcrest Way. A caller advised she saw a female in the bed of a yellow Dodge pickup screaming for help.
On Saturday afternoon at a little after six p.m., Forney City Hall located at 101 E. Main Street in historic downtown, took quite a hit when a local resident accidentally rammed her vehicle into the doorway of the building causing considerable damage.
The Forney Police Department is seeking the public’s help with any additional information regarding an ongoing investigation.
Lawrence Allen DeShetler, an investment adviser and certified financial planner in The Woodlands, pleaded guilty to mail fraud June 8 in U.S. District Court in Beaumont, Acting U.S. Attorney Brit Feather announced.
On Friday, June 16, 2017 at 9:18 pm, Forney Police responded to reports of a disturbance at Forney Community Park located at 241 S. FM 548, for a reported fight in progress involving a large number of people.
On Monday, May 29th, 2017 at around 10:30 p.m., the Forney Police Department responded to 500 Market Place Blvd., in regards to a report of a reckless driver.
At Tuesday evening’s City Council meeting, Forney Police Chief Rob Sherwin recognized the courageous act of two of Forney’s finest police officers. Reading a statement to describe the emergency situation, Police Chief Sherwin stated;