Daily Crime Brief, September 20, 2018

On Monday September 17, at approximately 11:38 pm, Deputy Daniel Jacobson and Deputy J.J. Hernandez responded to 1600 11th Street in reference to an Animal Complaint. Upon arrival, the Reporting Person reported that she had been bitten by a dog while in the 12000 block of McFall Road.

On Tuesday September 18, at approximately 2:20 am, Deputy Josh McGuinn made a traffic stop at the intersection of Southwest Parkway and Lake Park Drive. The 22-year-old female driver was issued a citation for Possession of Drug Paraphernalia.

On Tuesday September 18, at approximately 9:23 pm, Deputy Jason Vandygriff responded to Nashua Drive to assist the Wichita County Special Response Unit who was serving a mental commitment. Upon arrival, an 80-year-old female was placed under arrest. She was transported to the North Texas State Hospital and was admitted.

On Tuesday September 18, at approximately 1:33 pm, Deputy Amanda Price responded to the 2700 block of Brogdon Road in reference to an Animal Complaint. Upon arrival, the Reporting Party reported that a bull appeared on his property. The animal was impounded.

On Thursday September 20, at approximately 1:09 am, Lieutenant Mark Whipple stopped an individual that was walking in the 300 block of Scott. The 38-year-old male was issued a citation for Possession of Drug Paraphernalia.

On Thursday September 20, at approximately 1:39 pm, Deputy Matthew Schenck made a traffic stop in the 300 block of Front. The driver was found to have been involved in a hit and run accident at the intersection of North Scott and Lincoln.

THE WICHITA COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE IS NOW HIRING:

The Wichita County Sheriff’s Office is now hiring Detention Officers. If you are interested in a fun and rewarding career, you can pick up an application at the Sheriff’s Office located at the Wichita County Courthouse, 900 7th Street or contact the Training Unit at 940-766-8254.

David Duke, Sheriff

 

Disclaimer: Wichita County Sheriff Deputies respond to multiple events every day. This information is just a sampling. Information is subject to change as case investigation proceeds. Individuals arrested on the basis of probable cause have not been charged. All suspects charged are presumed innocent until proven guilty by a court of law.

Daily Crime Brief, September 19, 2018

On September 16, 2018 at approximately 6:12 p.m., Deputy Hunter Deason responded to the 1300 block of West Magnolia in Iowa Park in reference to an intoxicated individual. The 60 year old male subject was placed under arrest for Public Intoxication and transported to the Wichita County Detention Center.

On September 17, 2018 at approximately 11:38 p.m., Deputy Daniel Jacobson and Deputy JJ Hernandez were dispatched to the 1600 block of 11th Street in reference to a possible assault. Upon arrival, the 32 year old subject stated she had been assaulted in the 12000 block of McFall Road. The investigation concluded two subjects had been involved in mutual combat and no charges have been filed at this time.

On September 18, 2018 at approximately 5:03 p.m., Deputy Ivan Galarza responded to the 8100 block of Seymour Highway in reference to a possible intoxicated subject. Upon arrival, deputies found a 38 year old female subject asleep in her vehicle. The female subject was placed under arrest for Public Intoxication and transported to the Wichita County Detention Center.

THE WICHITA COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE IS NOW HIRING:

The Wichita County Sheriff’s Office is now hiring Detention Officers. If you are interested in a fun and rewarding career, you can pick up an application at the Sheriff’s Office located at the Wichita County Courthouse, 900 7th Street or contact the Training Unit at 940-766-8254.

Disclaimer: Wichita County Sheriff Deputies respond to multiple events every day. This information is just a sampling. Information is subject to change as case investigation proceeds. Individuals arrested on the basis of probable cause have not been charged. All suspects charged are presumed innocent until proven guilty by a court of law.

Daily Crime Brief, September 17, 2018

On Monday September 10, at approximately 9:30 am, Deputy Brett Brasher responded to 900 7th in reference to a Burglary of a Habitation that had occurred in the 5700 block of Fulfer. Upon arrival, the Reporting Person reported that an unknown person(s) entered the property and stole several tools.

On Thursday September 13, at approximately 4:02 pm, Deputy Christopher Bashford responded to Hy Bridges in reference to a Burglary of a Vehicle. Upon arrival, the Reporting Person reported that an unknown person(s) entered a vehicle and stole a floor jack and a Craftsman socket set.

On Friday September 14, at approximately 10:29 am, Deputy J.T. Mitchell responded to 1600 11th in reference to an Animal Complaint. Upon arrival, the Reporting Person reported that he had been bitten by a dog while he was in the 13000 block of Hogue Road.

On Friday September 14, at approximately 5:51 pm, Deputy Hunter Deason responded to the intersection of U.S. 287 and Business 287 J in reference to an Animal Complaint. Upon arrival, the Reporting Person reported that six cows were found on the roadway. The cows were placed in a pasture until the owner could be located.

On Friday September 14, at approximately 9:57 pm, Deputy Ivan Galarza made a traffic stop on U.S. 281 one mile north of Hatton Road. The 31-year-old female driver was placed under arrest. She was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and was charged with five outstanding warrants for Wrong, Fictitious, Altered or Obstructed License Plate, Bond Revocation-Possession of a Controlled Substance, Capias Pro Fine-Defective Equipment, Capias Pro Fine-Fail to Maintain Financial Responsibility and Capias Pro Fine-Expired Motor Vehicle Registration.

On Saturday September 15, at approximately 8:01 pm, Deputy Christopher Bashford made a traffic stop in the 700 block of Juarez. The vehicle was impounded after the vehicle was found to have expired registration and no insurance.

On Saturday September 15, at approximately 8:46 am, Deputy J.T. Mitchell made a traffic stop at the intersection of U.S. 281 and Midwestern Parkway. The 21-year-old male driver was placed under arrest. He was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and was charged with Possession of Marijuana under two ounces and an outstanding warrant for Assault/Bodily Injury.

On Saturday September 15, at approximately 11:03 pm, Deputy Matthew Schenck made a traffic stop in the 2900 block of Kell Blvd. The vehicle was impounded after the vehicle was found to have expired registration and no insurance.

On Saturday September 15, at approximately 5:32 pm, Deputy Hunter Deason responded to the 3700 block of Gentry Road in reference to a Criminal Mischief. Upon arrival, the Reporting Person reported that an unknown person(s) entered the property and changed out a pad lock on the entrance gate.

On Sunday September 16, at approximately 12:05 am, Lieutenant Greg Wilson made a traffic stop in the 300 block of Lincoln. The 26-year-old male driver was issued citations for Possession of Drug Paraphernalia and Open Container.

On Sunday September 16, at approximately 5:19 am, Corporal Kristian Valdez, Deputy J.J. Hernandez and Deputy Matthew Schenck responded to the 2000 block of Fillmore to serve an arrest warrant. Upon arrival, a 29-year-old male attempted to flee from the Deputies. He was placed under arrest and transported to the Wichita County Detention Center. He was charged with Evading Arrest and or Detention on foot and two outstanding warrants for Surety Off Bond-Assault/Family Violence and Unauthorized Use of a Motor Vehicle.

On Sunday September 16, at approximately 9:36 am, Deputy J.T. Mitchell made a traffic stop in the 2100 block of Ave. G. The 30-year-old male driver was placed under arrest. He was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and was charged with Possession of Marijuana under two ounces.

On Sunday September 16, at approximately 8:14 am, Corporal Jeff Penney responded to the 2400 block of 9th Street to assist a Wichita Falls Police Officer with a traffic stop.

THE WICHITA COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE IS NOW HIRING:

The Wichita County Sheriff’s Office is now hiring Detention Officers. If you are interested in a fun and rewarding career, you can pick up an application at the Sheriff’s Office located at the Wichita County Courthouse, 900 7th Street or contact the Training Unit at 940-766-8254.

Disclaimer: Wichita County Sheriff Deputies respond to multiple events every day. This information is just a sampling. Information is subject to change as case investigation proceeds. Individuals arrested on the basis of probable cause have not been charged. All suspects charged are presumed innocent until proven guilty by a court of law.

Daily Crime Brief, September 13, 2018

On Sunday September 9, at approximately 5:00 pm, Deputy Brian Koschak and Deputy Ivan Galarza responded to the 200 block of Mesa in reference to a Disturbance. Upon arrival, the Reporting Person reported that a verbal disturbance had occurred prior to Deputies arrival.

On Wednesday September 12, at approximately 10:00 am, Corporal Jeff Penney responded to the 3200 block of Northwest Frwy. in reference to a Theft that occurred in the 1100 block of Lentz Road. Upon arrival, the Reporting Person reported that an unknown person(s) stole $3,000.00 in currency from him.

THE WICHITA COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE IS NOW HIRING:

The Wichita County Sheriff’s Office is now hiring Detention Officers. If you are interested in a fun and rewarding career, you can pick up an application at the Sheriff’s Office located at the Wichita County Courthouse, 900 7th Street or contact the Training Unit at 940-766-8254.

 Disclaimer: Wichita County Sheriff Deputies respond to multiple events every day. This information is just a sampling. Information is subject to change as case investigation proceeds. Individuals arrested on the basis of probable cause have not been charged. All suspects charged are presumed innocent until proven guilty by a court of law.

Daily Crime Brief, September 11, 2018

On September 09, 2018 at approximately 8:23 a.m., Deputy Amanda Price was dispatched to the area of Harding Street and Cottonwood Street in reference to an unoccupied vehicle blocking the roadway. Upon arrival, the deputy located a vehicle that appeared to be stuck in the ditch and blocking the roadway. The registered owner was contacted and reported they were unable to have the vehicle removed. A wrecker service was contacted and the vehicle was towed and impounded for safety reasons.

On September 09, 2018 at approximately 1:51 p.m., Deputy Amanda Price arrested a 20 year old subject in the area of 9th Street and Van Buren Street on an outstanding Wichita County warrant for Possession of Dangerous Drug. The subject was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and issued a Possession of Drug Paraphernalia citation.

THE WICHITA COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE IS NOW HIRING:

The Wichita County Sheriff’s Office is now hiring Detention Officers. If you are interested in a fun and rewarding career, you can pick up an application at the Sheriff’s Office located at the Wichita County Courthouse, 900 7th Street or contact the Training Unit at 940-766-8254.

 Disclaimer: Wichita County Sheriff Deputies respond to multiple events every day. This information is just a sampling. Information is subject to change as case investigation proceeds. Individuals arrested on the basis of probable cause have not been charged. All suspects charged are presumed innocent until proven guilty by a court of law.

Daily Crime Brief, September 10, 2018

On Thursday September 6, at approximately 7:31 pm, Deputy Christopher Bashford and Deputy Jason Vandygriff responded to the 1000 block of Marconi to serve an arrest warrant. Upon arrival, the 22-year-old male was placed under arrest. He was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and was charged with Resisting Arrest, Search or Transportation, Fail to Identify-Fugitive from Justice and an outstanding warrant for Surety Off Bond-Possession of Marijuana under two ounces in a Drug Free Zone.

On Friday September 7, at approximately 5:18 pm, Deputy Jason Vandygriff responded to the 900 block of Pecanway Drive in reference to an Animal Complaint. Upon arrival, the Reporting Person reported that a neighbor shot is dog. The neighbor advised that he shot the dog that was on his property while it was trying to kill his chickens.

On Saturday September 8, at approximately 9:48 pm, Corporal Jeff Lee responded to the intersection of F.M. 1813 and S.H. 240 in reference to a Check Welfare. Upon arrival, a 65-year-old male was placed under arrest. He was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and was charged with Public Intoxication.

On Saturday September 8, at approximately 9:01 am, Deputy J.T. Mitchell checked on a subject in the 1400 block of 34th. The 56-year-old male was placed under arrest. A 37-year-old male was also placed under arrest. They were transported to the Wichita County Detention Center. The 56-year-old male was charged with Possession of a Controlled Substance PG 1 under one gram and an outstanding warrant for Bond Revocation-Possession of a Controlled Substance PG 1 under one gram. The 37-year-old male was charged with Possession of a Controlled Substance PG 1 over one gram under four grams and an outstanding Pardon and Parole Warrant.

On Saturday September 8, at approximately 9:00 pm, Deputy Ivan Galarza responded to Clyde Morgan Road in reference to an Assault. Upon arrival, a 39-year-old female was placed under arrest. She was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and was charged with Assault/Family Violence.

THE WICHITA COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE IS NOW HIRING:

The Wichita County Sheriff’s Office is now hiring Detention Officers. If you are interested in a fun and rewarding career, you can pick up an application at the Sheriff’s Office located at the Wichita County Courthouse, 900 7th Street or contact the Training Unit at 940-766-8254.

Disclaimer: Wichita County Sheriff Deputies respond to multiple events every day. This information is just a sampling. Information is subject to change as case investigation proceeds. Individuals arrested on the basis of probable cause have not been charged. All suspects charged are presumed innocent until proven guilty by a court of law.

Daily Crime Brief, September 6, 2018

On Wednesday September 5, at approximately 8:01 pm, Sergeant Ralph Burdick stopped and occupied vehicle in the 5200 block of Bacon Switch Road. The 30-year-old male driver and a 37-year-old female passenger were issued citations for Possession of a Drug Paraphernalia.

On Wednesday September 5, at approximately 4:30 pm, a Wichita County Highway Interdiction Deputy made a traffic stop at the intersection of U.S. 287 and F.M. 1739. The 47-year-old male driver and a 34-year-old male passenger were placed under arrest. They were transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and were charged with Possession of Marijuana over five pounds under fifty pounds. 27.6 pounds of hydro marijuana was seized.

On Thursday September 6, at approximately 12:06 am, Deputy Caleb Myers responded to the 2100 block of Van Horn Road in reference to a Medical Call. Upon arrival, a 62-year-old male was found deceased of natural causes.

THE WICHITA COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE IS NOW HIRING:

The Wichita County Sheriff’s Office is now hiring Detention Officers. If you are interested in a fun and rewarding career, you can pick up an application at the Sheriff’s Office located at the Wichita County Courthouse, 900 7th Street or contact the Training Unit at 940-766-8254.

 Disclaimer: Wichita County Sheriff Deputies respond to multiple events every day. This information is just a sampling. Information is subject to change as case investigation proceeds. Individuals arrested on the basis of probable cause have not been charged. All suspects charged are presumed innocent until proven guilty by a court of law.

Daily Crime Brief, September 4, 2018

On Friday August 31, at approximately 5:00 pm, Sergeant Ralph Burdick and Deputy Jason Vandygriff responded to 600 Scott in reference to a subject with warrants.  Upon arrival, a 22-year-old male was placed under arrest.  He was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and was charged with two outstanding warrants for Bond Revocation-Possession of a Controlled Substance PG 1 under one gram and Violation of Probation-Possession of a Controlled Substance PG 1 under one gram.

On Friday August 31, at approximately 9:06 pm, Deputy Jason Vandygriff responded to the 3800 block of F.M. 368 in reference to an Animal Compliant.  Upon arrival, the Reporting Person reported that a miniature horse was found deceased.  There were no signs of foul play visible.

On Friday August 31, at approximately 10:45 pm, Corporal Kristian Valdez, Deputy Brett Brasher, Deputy Christopher Bashford and Deputy Mathew Schenck responded to the 3100 block of Sheffield to serve a felony warrant.  Upon arrival, a 36-year-old male and a 33-year-old male were placed under arrest.  They were transported to the Wichita County Detention Center.  The 36-year-old male was charged with Resisting Arrest, Search or Transport, Interference with Public Duties and an outstanding warrant for Fail to Display License Plates or Registration.  The 33-year-old male was charged with Tampering with or Fabricating Physical Evidence, Unlawful Possession of Firearm by Felon and three outstanding warrants for Fond Forfeiture-Possession of a Controlled Substance PG 1 over four grams under two hundred grams, Bond Forfeiture-Unlawful Possession of Firearm by Felon and Surety Off Bond-Possession of Dangerous Drug.

On Sunday September 2, at approximately 4:08 pm, Corporal Jeff Lee and Deputy Christopher Bashford responded to the 5400 block of Friberg Road in reference to a Check Welfare.  Upon arrival, the Reporting Party reported that there had been a verbal disturbance at the residence prior to Deputies arrival.

On Sunday September 2, at approximately 1:21 pm, Deputy Eric Jerrols and Deputy Bret Brasher responded to the 11000 block of Hacker Road in reference to a Medical Call.  Upon arrival, a 75-year-old male was found deceased of natural causes.

On Monday September 3, at approximately 1:26 am, Corporal Kristian Valdez made a traffic stop at the intersection of Kemp and Maplewood.  The 22-year-old male driver was issued citations for Driving While License Invalid and Fail to Maintain Financial Responsibility.  The vehicle was impounded.

THE NEXT WICHITA COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE CITIZEN’S ACADEMY STARTS ON SEPTEMBER 6. 

The Wichita County Sheriff’s Office Citizen’s academy is fourteen weeks long and is held every Thursday night from 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm.  It is free of charged and is great way to learn about all of the inner workings of your Sheriff’s Office.  For more information, contact Deputy Melvin Joyner at 940-766-8100, ext. 8676 or Deputy Brien Conner at 940-766-8100, ext. 8678.  You can go on line to print off an application at www.wichitacountysheriffsoffice.org.

THE WICHITA COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE IS NOW HIRING:

The Wichita County Sheriff’s Office is now hiring Detention Officers.  If you are interested in a fun and rewarding career, you can pick up an application at the Sheriff’s Office located at the Wichita County Courthouse, 900 7th Street or contact the Training Unit at 940-766-8254.

 Disclaimer:  Wichita County Sheriff Deputies respond to multiple events every day.  This information is just a sampling.  Information is subject to change as case investigation proceeds.  Individuals arrested on the basis of probable cause have not been charged.  All suspects charged are presumed innocent until proven guilty by a court of law.

Daily Crime Brief, August 29, 2018

On August 24, 2018 at approximately 7:59 p.m., Deputy Ivan Galarza conducted a traffic stop in the 1400 block of Borton. The 27 year old driver was placed under arrest for an outstanding Wichita County warrant for Possession of Marijuana under 2oz and transported to the Wichita County Detention Center.

On August 27, 2018 at approximately 5:05 p.m., Deputy Hunter Deason was dispatched to the 1100 block of Spring Lake Road in reference to a theft. Upon arrival, the reporting party stated a silver engagement ring valued at approximately $600.00 was missing from the property. A report was taken and the investigation is ongoing.

On August 27, 2018 at approximately 9:47 p.m., Deputy Hunter Deason was dispatched to the 1400 block of Johnson Road in reference to a subject possibly involved in a burglary of a habitation. Upon arrival, deputies located a 37 year old male with property matching that missing from a residence in the 1100 block of Lentz Road. The male subject was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and is being charged with Burglary of a Habitation a 2nd degree felony.

On August 27, 2018 at approximately 8:49 p.m., Deputy Hunter Deason conducted a traffic stop in the 2500 Old Iowa Park Road. The 26 year old driver did not have a valid driver’s license and was unable to provide proof of insurance for the vehicle. The vehicle was impounded and the driver was released from the scene.

THE WICHITA COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE IS NOW HIRING:

The Wichita County Sheriff’s Office is now hiring Detention Officers. If you are interested in a fun and rewarding career, you can pick up an application at the Sheriff’s Office located at the Wichita County Courthouse, 900 7th Street or contact the Training Unit at 940-766-8254.

Disclaimer: Wichita County Sheriff Deputies respond to multiple events every day. This information is just a sampling. Information is subject to change as case investigation proceeds. Individuals arrested on the basis of probable cause have not been charged. All suspects charged are presumed innocent until proven guilty by a court of law.

Daily Crime Brief, August 27, 2018

On Monday August 20, at approximately 9:48 am, Deputy Brett Brasher made a traffic stop at the intersection of Enterprise and S.H. 240. The 27-year-old female driver was placed under arrest. She was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and was charged with two outstanding warrants for Occupant over 15 unsecured by seat belt and Failure to Maintain Financial Responsibility.

On Tuesday August 21, Corporal Kristian Valdez made a traffic stop in the 3100 block of Midwestern Pkwy. The 20-year-old male driver was placed under arrest. He was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and was charged with Possession of a Controlled Substance PG 2 over four grams under four hundred grams.

On Wednesday August 22, at approximately 7:00 am, Deputy J.T. Mitchell responded to the 2800 block of Wranglers Retreat in reference to an Animal Complaint. Upon arrival a cow was found on the roadway. The animal was impounded.

On Wednesday August 22, at approximately 8:38 pm, Corporal Jeff Lee made a traffic stop in the 900 block of Taylor. The 45-year-old female driver was placed under arrest. She was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and was charged with an outstanding warrant for Bond Forfeiture-Possession of Marijuana under two ounces.

On Wednesday August 22, at approximately 11:49 pm, Sergeant Cole McGarry and Deputy Josh McGuinn responded to the 1100 block of River Road in reference to a Theft. Upon arrival, the Reporting Person reported that a subject stole an XBOX ONE S and a Sceptre 32” television. The 52-year-old male suspect was placed under arrest. He was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and was charged with Theft over $100.00 under $750.00.

On Wednesday August 22, at approximately 9:35 pm, Deputy Christopher Bashford made a traffic stop at the intersection of Denver and 11th Street. The 52-year-old male driver was placed under arrest. He was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and was charged with Driving While License Invalid-Enhanced.

On Thursday August 23, at approximately 9:30 pm, Deputy Jason Vandygriff stopped a subject that was walking in the roadway at the intersection of 8th and Baylor. The 33-year-old male was placed under arrest. He was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and was charged with Possession of a Controlled Substance PG 1 over one gram under four grams and Fraudulent Use or Possession of Identifying Information ten items or more less than fifty.

On Friday August 24, at approximately 8:25 pm, Deputy Christopher Bashford made a traffic stop in the 4500 block of Southwest Parkway. The 18-year-old female driver was placed under arrest. She was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and was charged with Possession of Marijuana under two ounces.

On Friday August 24, at approximately 7:02 am, Deputy Brett Brasher checked an occupied vehicle in the 5500 block of Friberg Church Road. A 44-year-old female was placed under arrest. She was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and was charged with Possession of a Controlled Substance PG 1 over one gram under four grams.

On Saturday August 25, at approximately 2:17 am, Deputy Josh McGuinn attempted to stop a vehicle at the intersection of Maurine and Sheppard Access Road. The vehicle was finally stop in the 2500 block of Sheppard Access Road. The 33-year-old male driver was placed under arrest. He was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and was charged with Fleeing or Attempting to Elude a Police Officer and Driving While License Invalid.

On Saturday August 25, at approximately 11:32 am, Deputy Eric Jerrols responded to the 1500 block of Pecanway Drive in reference to an Assault. Upon arrival, a 25-year-old female was placed under arrest. She was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and was charged with Assault/Family Violence.

On Sunday August 26, at approximately 10:26 am, Deputy Amanda Price responded to the intersection of Iowa Park Road and Huntington Lane in reference to a Suspicious Vehicle. Upon arrival, the owner of the vehicle arrived and reported that the vehicle had broken down and that the vehicle was left at the scene. An unknown person(s) severely damaged the vehicle and stole several items from the vehicle while it was parked at the location.

On Sunday August 26, at approximately 5:29 pm, Deputy Hunter Deason responded to the 1100 block of Lentz Road in reference to a Disturbance. Upon arrival, the Reporting Person reported that a subject cut four tires on four vehicles that were parked at the address. The 59-year-old male suspect was placed under arrest. He was transported to the Wichita County Detention Center and was charged with Criminal Mischief over $750.00 under $2,500.00.

On Sunday August 26, at approximately 2:45 pm, Deputy Christopher Bashford responded to a Structure Fire in the 4400 block of River Road. Upon arrival, the Reporting Person reported that an unknown person(s) entered the property and set a fire on the front porch of the residence.

THE NEXT WICHITA COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE CITIZEN’S ACADEMY STARTS ON SEPTEMBER 6.

The Wichita County Sheriff’s Office Citizen’s academy is fourteen weeks long and is held every Thursday night from 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm. It is free of charged and is great way to learn about all of the inner workings of your Sheriff’s Office. For more information, contact Deputy Melvin Joyner at 940-766-8100, ext. 8676 or Deputy Brien Conner at 940-766-8100, ext. 8678. You can go on line to print off an application at www.wichitacountysheriffsoffice.org.

THE WICHITA COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE IS NOW HIRING:

The Wichita County Sheriff’s Office is now hiring Detention Officers. If you are interested in a fun and rewarding career, you can pick up an application at the Sheriff’s Office located at the Wichita County Courthouse, 900 7th Street or contact the Training Unit at 940-766-8254.

Disclaimer: Wichita County Sheriff Deputies respond to multiple events every day. This information is just a sampling. Information is subject to change as case investigation proceeds. Individuals arrested on the basis of probable cause have not been charged. All suspects charged are presumed innocent until proven guilty by a court of law.