WCSO Hiring Event

Tweet The Wichita County Sheriff’s Office will be hosting a hiring event on April 7th at the Wichita County Courthouse from 10a-2p.  The event will focusing on hiring Detention Officers. The Wichita County Sheriff’s Office is looking for the best and brightest individuals.  Those who have the aptitude and sense of commitment, those who want …

Daily Crime Brief, January 11, 2018

TweetOn January 10, 2018 at approximately 2:15 p.m., Lieutenant Patrick McFerrin responded to the Wichita County Courthouse in reference to a subject wanting to file a report. Upon arrival, the reporting party stated an unknown subject had transferred approximately $9210.40 from a private checking account. A case report for forgery was made and the investigation …

Beware of Phone Scam!

Tweet The phone scam of missing jury duty is going around again. An unidentified caller is making calls informing individuals they have missed jury duty and warrant has been issued for their arrest. The caller is stating they are a deputy with the Wichita County Sheriff’s Office and the warrant needs to be taken care …

Questions Related to Inmate Phone RFP

TweetSeveral requests have been made for the deadline for submission to be extended. Unfortunately, this is not possible as such an act would require the approval of the Wichita County Commissioners’ Court and they do not meet prior to the deadline. The RFP does not address how proprietary information will be protected, but requires a …

Inmate Mail

TweetAddresses: Downtown- PO BOX 8466 Wichita Falls, Texas 76301   Annex: PO BOX 8526 Wichita Falls, Texas 76301   The following items if sent to inmates will result in the mail being rejected and returned to sender: Any third party mail Blank envelopes, stamps, and blank paper Food or unknown substances Clothing, Shoes, Bags, Purses …

Daily Crime Brief, January 2, 2017

TweetOn Wednesday December 28, at approximately 11:32 pm, Corporal Ralph Burdick attempted to stop a vehicle at the intersection of Sheppard Access Road and Iowa Park Road.  The vehicle travelled through several roadways and then entered Oklahoma on I-44.  Oklahoma Highway Patrol deployed spike strips near mile marker 15.  The vehicle stopped and the driver …

Daily Crime Brief, December 30, 2016

TweetOn December 28, 2016, at approximately 11:32 p.m., Corporal Ralph Burdick attempted to make a traffic stop in the area of Sheppard Access Road and Old Iowa Park Road.  The vehicle failed to stop and led several deputies on a high speed chase into Oklahoma.  Spike strips were deployed by an Oklahoma State Trooper and …

Daily Crime Brief, November 7, 2016

TweetOn November 04, 2016 at approximately 9:21 p.m.; Deputy David Stout attempted to make a traffic stop in the 2800 block of Old Jacksboro Highway.  The vehicle failed to stop until in the area of Bandera Boulevard and Springlake Circle.  The 35 year old male was arrested and transported to the Wichita County Detention Center.  …

Daily Crime Brief, October 28, 2016

TweetOn October 26, 2016, at approximately 5:58 a.m., Sergeant Mark Whipple and Deputy Cole McGarry were dispatched to the 200 block of FM369 in reference to an unresponsive male subject.  Upon arrival, the 86 year old male was found to be deceased from natural causes. On October 26, 2016, at approximately 12:40 p.m.; Deputy Roy …