On Wednesday, November 16th, 2016, a theft report was taken at the Forney Police Department.
It was reported items were stolen from a local retail store in the 700 block of East US Hwy 80 on November 4th, 2016. The items were discovered to be stolen after inventorying and reviewing in store video.
Last Friday the friends, colleagues and family of Forney Police Chief Rick Barnes gathered at the Forney Justice Center to wish the thirty-six year police veteran farewell.
The Texas Attorney General’s Child Exploitation Unit and Fugitive Apprehension Unit collaborated with the Rockwall County Sheriff’s Office to arrest eight child predators for Online Solicitation of a Minor, a second degree felony punishable by two to twenty years in prison.
On Tuesday evening the Forney City Council recognized longtime Forney Chief of Police, Rick Barnes, with an official proclamation in honor of his many years of service to the citizens of Forney.
Just before the meeting got underway, Forney Mayor Rick Wilson read a proclamation that recognized Chief Barnes for his thirty-seven years of service to the City of Forney
On Monday morning several dozen students enrolled in the school districts Law Enforcement Educational Program were provided the opportunity to question two Department of Public Safety helicopter pilots
On June 9, 1994 at approximately 10:17 pm Francisco Sanchez Salazar, a 25 year old Hispanic man, was shot approximately 14 times at the City Coin Laundry in Kaufman.
On Sunday September 4th, 2016 at approximately 9:00 pm, Forney Police Officers, EMS, and the Forney Fire Department responded to the area of West Bound US Hwy 80 and the FM 460 exit in regards to a major accident.
The accident involved one vehicle which had reportedly left the roadway and struck a tree. Two persons from the accident were transported by air to Methodist Hospital in Dallas.
On Friday September 2nd, 2016 at approximately 4:00 pm, Forney Police Officers, Forney Fire Department, and CareFlite Emergency Medical Services responded to the area of FM 1641 and Gateway Boulevard in reference to a major accident. It was reported to Forney Dispatch as being a 2 vehicle head on collision. There was one fatality located at the scene upon arrival.
Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton today announced the arrest of three suspected child predators in Crockett, Texas.
The Office of the Attorney General’s Child Exploitation Unit conducted a joint sting operation with the Houston County Sheriff’s Office which led to the three arrests. The sting operation exposed child predators who travel with the intent of committing sex crimes against a minor that they sexually solicited through the internet.
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Kaufman Police Officers responded to an address in the 200 block of Cates Drive in the City of Kaufman in reference to a Welfare Concern. Officers attempted to make entry to check on the individual when someone in the residence fired a shot.
Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton recently announced the Attorney General’s Child Exploitation Unit (CEU) successfully executed a search warrant resulting in the arrest of Jarrett Ray Dwayne Palitza, 22, of Adkins on six counts of Possession of Child Pornography.
The CEU received a request for assistance from the Sealy Police Department involving a case of sexual assault of a 10-year-old female and potential possession and distribution of child pornography.