Articles Tagged “Walker County Jail”

  • Jail Grand Opening Scheduled

    Local County officials have set a date for the grand opening of the new Walker County Jail. Jail Administrator Steve Fisher has the information . . . . JAILOPENING3-6-14

  • Sheriff McRae Updates New County Jail Inspections

    On “Around Town” this weekend, we’ll be taking a walking tour of the new Walker County Jail with Sheriff Clint McCrae and Jail Administrator Captain Steve Fisher. As the jail nears completion, Sheriff McCrae fills…

  • New Walker County Jail Update

    After explaining to Commissioners reasons for additional work required at the TxDOT retaining wall between the new Walker County Jail property and the adjacent TDCJ property, Jail Project Supervisor Eddie Smith presented an update on…

  • Jail Construction Update

    The new Walker County Jail is moving toward completion. At Commissioners’ Court Monday morning, Jail Project Director Eddie Smith updated commissioners . . . . JAILREPORT11-12-13 Mr. Smith also reported all water maintaining construction is…

  • Second Arrest in Guevera Murder

    A second arrest has been made in connection with what is under consideration as the gang-involved homicide of 16-year-old Josael Guevera. Guevera was found dead last month in the Sam Houston National Forest. Thursday, the…

  • Jail Construction Update

    The construction of the new Walker County Jail is coming along at a good pace. Walker County Jail Project Director Eddie Smith told Walker County Commissioners Monday morning that they’ve had no delays caused by…

  • Commissioners Meet Today

    Walker County Commissioners will meet for a regular session at nine this morning at the courthouse. Commissioners will hear an update on the construction of the Walker County Jail. The court will also receive departmental…

  • Jail Construction Update

    The construction of the new Walker County Jail is coming along nicely. Jail Construction Project Manager Eddie Smith filed a detailed report in Commissioners’ Court Monday morning . . . . JAILREPORT6-10-13  

  • County Sheriff Talks with Commissioners about San Jacinto County Jail Contract

    Houston County has been housing inmate overflow from the Walker County Jail while our new jail is under construction. Walker County Sheriff Clint McRae went before County Commissioners at a special session Tuesday to get…

  • HPD Makes Heroin Bust on I-45

    During a traffic stop by HPD officer James Reynolds last week on I-45, 11 grams of heroin and 102 hydrocodone tables were found. Stolen items were also found in the trunk of the car. Occupants…