Articles Tagged “DWI”

  • Commissioner White Discusses County Policy On Arrests And Convictions

    At this week’s Commissioner Court session, the court discussed insurance rates and liabilities concerning County employees, elected or non-elected, who have an arrest and/or conviction of one or more of the major violations listed in…

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    In Huntsville Police news, on the day shift last Wednesday, Christmas Eve, 31-year-old Precious Harrison was arrested for Unauthorized Use of a Motor Vehicle in the 1400 block of Brazos Drive. On the night shift…

  • DPS Increases DWI Enforcement During Holidays

    The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) will increase DWI patrols for a 15-day period that includes both the Christmas and New Year holidays. From December 19th through January 2nd, DPS troopers will focus DWI…

  • Police News

    Police News

    In Huntsville Police news, on the night shift last Friday a residence was burglarized in the 1500 block of Avenue P. On Sunday’s night shift, one vehicle struck four other vehicles and fled the scene.…

  • Calli Dretke Gets 10 Years Probation and $4,000 Fine For Felony Intoxicated Assault

    Wednesday morning in Montgomery County, Huntsville resident Calli Dretke pleaded guilty to a charge of felony intoxicated assault of a peace officer.  It all stems from an incident on April 22nd of 2012 in which…

  • SHSU Police Chief Comments on Efforts to Combat Alcohol Issues on Campus

    Our guest this weekend on “Around Town” was SHSU Police Chief Kevin Morris. On all college campuses, alcohol abuse is an issue. Several students here lost their lives recently due to driving under the influence.…

  • DPS Increases DWI Enforcement

    The Texas Department of Public Safety has increased DWI patrols through January 2nd. DPS troopers will focus DWI patrols in high-risk locations at times when alcohol-related crashes are most frequent. DPS offers the following additional…

  • No Refusal Weekend Yields Arrests

    During the “No Refusal” initiative on Thursday, the 29th, more than 10 arrests were made by the Huntsville Police Department and DPS. Assisting them were attorneys with the D-A’s office, Walker County Sheriff’s personnel, along…

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    Police News

    In Huntsville Police news on the day shift Wednesday, at the intersection of State Highway 19 and Old Colony Road a vehicle struck a horse–the driver wasn’t injured. In an accident at I-45 South and…

  • DPS Boosts Patrols for July 4th Holiday

    The Texas Department of Public Safety will increase DWI patrols for a 10-day period that includes the July 4th holiday. From June 28 – July 7, DPS troopers will focus DWI patrols in high-risk locations…