The origins of today's Texas Ranger Division trace back to the first days of Anglo-American settlement of what is today the State of Texas, when it was part of the Province of Coahuila y Tejas belonging to the newly independent country of Mexico.The unique characteristics that the Rangers adopted during the force's formative years and that give the division its heritage today—characteristics.
Michael Smith, a DPS trooper and Baytown native, was recently named a Texas Ranger. Smith, who was born in Baytown and graduated from Sterling High School in 1989, received a Purple Heart from his department in 2006 after being seriously injured in the line of duty. He was a trooper for 22 years before becoming a Ranger.
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Smith County Sheriffs Office said they have no record of the incident. Morris later said that a Whitehouse officer fired the shot. That Whitehouse officer has been placed on leave during the investigation, as is customary procedure during an officer-involved shooting.
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What happened to former Texas Ranger Joaquin Jackson. Jackson and his wife, Shirley, a counselor at Alpine Middle School, will celebrate their fortieth wedding anniversary in October.
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Texas Ranger Association Newsletter October 2016 Page 2 Ranger Chief Randy Prince. Also, Michael Smith (Sgt. THP to Co. F NW Austin), Sgt. Veronica Gideon (to Co. F NW Austin), Adam Russell (SWAT Austin to Co. F Killeen) and Brad Weatherford (CID agent to Co. F Victoria). The fi nal four positions were to be eff ective Oct. 15. Major William (Tony) Bennie Chief Prince announces changes in.
The history of the Texas Rangers spans nearly 200 years. Thousands of Rangers patrolled the frontier, fought in military battles, and arrested cattle rustlers. Their story contains heroic acts of bravery, but also moments that challenge our idea of the Rangers as noble lawmen. They protected settlers and enforced laws, but also sometimes executed thieves without a trial, drove Native American.
Office of the Governor Past Star of Texas Awards 2019 Star of Texas Awards (50 Recipients) 2019 Peace Officers Killed in the Line of Duty Chief Lonnie Verdell, Burton Wayland Baptist University Police Department Officer Albert Castaneda Jr., Grand Prairie Police Department Deputy Sheriff Mark Allen Cox, Real County Sheriff's Office Deputy Sheriff Jason Matthew Fann, Yoakum County Sheriff's Office.
BELTON — Temple’s NAACP chapter took their efforts to the Bell County Justice Center on Monday in the continued effort to find answers surrounding the officer-involved shooting death of 28.
Texas Department of Public Safety Director Steven C. McCraw, left, visits with Diane Henson, right, after the dedication of the Texas Ranger Glenn Elliott Memorial Highway Tuesday, November 10.
Today, 361st District Judge Steve Smith sentenced Nelson to Life in prison. Just after midnight on March 21, 2017, DPS Trooper Justin Ferguson noticed a car travelling North on Highway 6 in.
The Legislature created the Department of Public Safety (DPS) in 1935 by consolidating the Texas Rangers from the Adjutant General, and the Texas Highway Patrol from the State Highway Department. The Rangers trace their history to 1823 when Stephen F. Austin hired 10 men to protect the colonists, and the Highway Patrol dates back to the late 1920s. Today, DPS' mission is to protect and serve.
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Background Facts Texas Ranger Michael Don Stoner worked as a narcotics agent in Palo Pinto and Parker Counties in the fall of 2009 for the Criminal Investigation Division of the Texas Department of Public Safety. While working undercover on September 11, 2009, he entered appellant's residence to purchase narcotics. Ranger Stoner encountered Robert Earl Jefferson Jr. at appellant s residence.
Jarrett Parker was doing situps the night his girlfriend shot and killed him, a Texas Ranger testified Thursday. That testimony contradicted the version of events by defendant Amber Sorensen, who said she had shot Parker while he was standing in the bedroom of their Edna home. Sorensen, 37, told investigators that she had killed Parker, 33, in self-defense after he had assaulted her and.
According to a Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) press release, a DPS trooper responded to a two-vehicle crash last night on SH 7 at FM 2713. The preliminary crash investigation indicates at approximately 10:15 p.m., a 2002 Ford pickup disregarded the stop sign on FM 2713 and drove into the path of a 2016 Toyota pickup that was eastbound on SH 7.