Rockwall County District Attorney Kenda Culpepper receives ‘Texas Prosecutor of the Year’ award

Rockwall County District Attorney Kenda Culpepper receives ‘Texas Prosecutor of the Year’ award

ROCKWALL, TX (Sept. 27, 2021) In front of a crowd of over 1,000 prosecutors, investigators and key personnel, Rockwall County District Attorney Kenda Culpepper received the 2021 “Texas Prosecutor of the Year” award from the Texas District and County Attorneys Association and the State Bar of Texas Criminal Justice Section. The award was presented at […]

Rockwall County District Attorney Kenda Culpepper named ‘Texas Prosecutor of the Year’

Rockwall County District Attorney Kenda Culpepper named ‘Texas Prosecutor of the Year’

ROCKWALL, TX (Sept. 1, 2021) Rockwall County District Attorney Kenda Culpepper has been named the 2021 “Texas Prosecutor of the Year” by the Texas District and County Attorneys Association and the State Bar of Texas Criminal Justice Section. The award will be presented at the TDCAA Annual Conference later this month. While the award recognizes […]

Rockwall County jury convicts man of Aggravated Assault with Deadly Weapon, judge sentences him to 35 years

Rockwall County jury convicts man of Aggravated Assault with Deadly Weapon, judge sentences him to 35 years

Rockwall, TX (April 26, 2021) Last week, a Rockwall County jury took less than an hour to convict Dallas County resident, Jonathan Johnson, 39, of Aggravated Assault with a Deadly Weapon for the 2019 beating of his then girlfriend.  Visiting Judge Richard Beacom subsequently sentenced Johnson to 35 years in a Texas prison. Testimony at […]

Rockwall County jury sentences drug dealer to 45 years in prison, fine

Rockwall County jury sentences drug dealer to 45 years in prison, fine

ROCKWALL, TX – April 6, 2021 – On Monday, April 5, 2021, a Rockwall County jury convicted Dallas resident, Joel Vega, 31, of the offense of Possession with Intent to Deliver Methamphetamine in an amount of 4 grams or more but less than 200 grams.  Less than 20 minutes after retiring to deliberate on punishment, […]

Rockwall County District Attorney warns residents to beware of plumbing scams

Rockwall County District Attorney warns residents to beware of plumbing scams

ROCKWALL, TX – February 18, 2021 – While frozen water pipes are bursting all over the area, Rockwall County District Attorney Kenda Culpepper is warning Rockwall County residents to beware of plumbing scam artists who will take your money up front and do little to no work. “We have seen this type of reprehensible behavior […]

Rockwall County District Attorney named Chair of the Board for State Prosecutors Association

Rockwall County District Attorney named Chair of the Board for State Prosecutors Association

ROCKWALL, TX – Jan. 19, 2021 – Rockwall County District Attorney Kenda Culpepper has taken office as the Chair of the Texas District and County Attorneys Association (TDCAA) Board of Directors. TDCAA is a non-profit organization and the only one dedicated to serving Texas prosecutors and their staffs in the State of Texas.  The Association represents […]

Rockwall County District Attorney to participate in leadership development program

Rockwall County District Attorney to participate in leadership development program

County Official Selected for Leadership 254 AUSTIN, TX – Nov. 10, 2020 – The Texas Association of Counties has selected Rockwall County District Attorney Kenda Culpepper to receive a scholarship and participate in Leadership 254, its leadership development program for county officials. The program is designed to advance the leadership skills of county officials to […]

Rockwall County District Attorney elected as President of State Prosecutors’ Association

Rockwall County District Attorney elected as President of State Prosecutors’ Association

Rockwall County District Attorney Kenda Culpepper has taken office as the 82nd President of the Texas District and County Attorneys Association. TDCAA is a non-profit organization and the only one dedicated to serving Texas prosecutors and their staffs in the State of Texas.  It produces comprehensive continuing legal education courses, provides technical assistance to the […]

Rockwall County DA Kenda Culpepper honored as 2018 ‘Living Legend’ in Dallas

(ROCKWALL COUNTY, TX – April 30, 2018) On Saturday, Rockwall County District Attorney Kenda Culpepper was named as a 2018 “Living Legend” at the 4th Annual Verna’s H.E.L.P. Foundation Women’s Empowerment Prayer Brunch in Dallas. Culpepper was recognized for her efforts in helping to create both the Children’s Advocacy Center for Rockwall County and the North […]

Rockwall Police, DA to present ‘Keeping Kids Safe on the Internet’ Thursday

Rockwall Police, DA to present ‘Keeping Kids Safe on the Internet’ Thursday

(ROCKWALL, TX – Nov. 28, 2017) Rockwall County District Attorney Kenda Culpepper and members of the Rockwall Police Department will give a presentation on “Keeping Kids Safe on the Internet” this Thursday, November 30, 2017, from 6:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.  The Reinhardt Elementary School PTA will host the presentation at Virginia Reinhardt Elementary School located […]