Royse City police arrest murder suspect in disappearance and death of Sandra Denise Martinez

Royse City police arrest murder suspect in disappearance and death of Sandra Denise Martinez

ROYSE CITY, TX (June 30, 2022) The Royse City Police Department has obtained and served an arrest warrant for Murder on a Houston man identified as Reynaldo Chavez. Mr. Chavez is accused of murdering Sandra Denise Martinez, a 47-year-old, mother of three, who lived in Quinlan, TX. The murder occurred at the American Inn Motel […]

Rockwall Police investigate child pornography case

Rockwall Police investigate child pornography case

Rockwall, TX (June 17, 2022) – On June 16th, 2022, at approximately 10:00 a.m., the Rockwall Police Department conducted a search warrant on a house in the 3800 Block of Pinebluff Lane. The warrant was the result of a months-long investigation into to a tip the department received from the National Center for Missing and […]

Rockwall police arrest parade participant on tractor

Rockwall police arrest parade participant on tractor

ROCKWALL, TX (July 3, 2021) On Saturday, July 3 at approximately 11:30 a.m., a parade participant at the Rockwall 4th of July Parade was driving a tractor and causing a disturbance in the stage area near Utley Middle School. Parade official elected to not allow her on the parade route. The driver, later identified as […]

Rockwall police arrest The Grinch

Rockwall police arrest The Grinch

ROCKWALL, TX – Dec. 19. 2020 – Today the Rockwall Police Department shared a press release announcing the arrest of The Grinch who tried to steal Christmas. Rockwall County citizens can rest assured that the Rockwall County Sheriff’s Office will keep the Grinch safe and secure in jail until after Christmas. Our print edition is […]

Fate officers apprehend stolen vehicle suspect following chase into Rockwall

Fate officers apprehend stolen vehicle suspect following chase into Rockwall

FATE, TX – Nov. 20, 2020 – Today, Fate Department of Public Safety officers pursued a person in a stolen vehicle through Fate into Rockwall. At one point, officers boxed in the vehicle and while attempting to apprehend the driver, he rammed one of Fate DPS units to avoid arrest. The suspect fled north on […]

Traffic stop by Royse City police leads to seizure of illegal narcotics, three arrested

Traffic stop by Royse City police leads to seizure of illegal narcotics, three arrested

ROYSE CITY, TX (Oct. 28, 2020) A traffic stop made by a Royse City police officer this morning resulted in a seizure of several different types of illegal narcotics. A vehicle traveling eastbound on IH30 was stopped for a traffic violation. A probable cause search of the vehicle discovered 4.5 pounds of Marijuana, 74 grams […]

Rowlett Police SWAT Team assists in arrest in Texas A&M double homicide

Rowlett Police SWAT Team assists in arrest in Texas A&M double homicide

Suspect Arrested in Texas A & M University Commerce Double Homicide ROWLETT, TX – Today at about 3:15 p.m., the Rowlett Police Department SWAT Team assisted Texas DPS and the Texas Rangers in executing a search and arrest warrant for 21 year old Jacques Dshawn Smith at his residence located in the 8300 blk of […]

Rockwall ISD releases letter to parents regarding bus driver arrest

Rockwall ISD releases letter to parents regarding bus driver arrest

The Rockwall ISD released the following letter to parents and guardians of school bus #73 riders, in regards to the recent arrest of a bus driver.   Dear Parents/Guardians of Bus #73 Riders, The District wants to make you aware of a matter involving a former Rockwall ISD bus driver, Mr. Michael Paul Smith. From […]

Rockwall Police investigate improper photography

Rockwall Police investigate improper photography

The Rockwall Police Department was notified by officials with the Rockwall Independent School District of a complaint of a school bus driver who had allegedly taken improper video of children on his bus route. The investigation revealed the driver was using his personal electronic devices to take improper video of female students while the students […]

Rockwall Police Arrest Shoplifter After Brief Standoff

(ROCKWALL, TX – Dec. 19, 2018) On Wednesday, December 19, 2018, at approximately 2:20pm, the Rockwall Police Department responded to a report of a possible shoplifter located at Kohl’s Department Store in the 800 block of E IH 30. When officers arrived, the suspect entered his vehicle parked in front of the location and refused […]