Rockwall jail stats for August

ROCKWALL, TX (September 2, 2020) Rockwall County Sheriff’s Office today released Rockwall County Detention Center statistics for the month of August: Average Daily Population: 235 Inmates Booked into the Facility: 263 Inmates Released from the Facility: 238 Males Booked: 200 Females Booked: 63 Males Released: 176 Females Released: 62 Inmates Charged with Felonies: 96 Inmates […]

Rockwall County Jail Expansion and Renovation Project breaks ground

Rockwall County Jail Expansion and Renovation Project breaks ground

ROCKWALL, TX (July 31, 2020) – Rockwall County Sheriff Harold Eavenson, Sheriff-Elect Terry Garrett, Judge David Sweet, Commissioner Dennis Bailey, Commissioner Sevier, Commissioner Lee Gilbert, Major Todd Calkins, Captain Alexander Gray, along with Representatives from Adolfson & Peterson Construction and Broaddus and Associates shared in a significant groundbreaking ceremony of the Rockwall County Jail expansion […]

Rockwall County Detention Center suspends visitation

Rockwall County Detention Center suspends visitation

(ROCKWALL COUNTY, TX – March 13, 2020) The Rockwall County Detention Center has suspended all inmate visitation until further notice at the direction of the Texas Commission on Jail Standards. This is in relation to the prevention and mitigation protocols regarding COVID-19. The Rockwall County Detention Center does NOT have any confirmed cases of COVID-19. […]

Rockwall County Sheriff’s Office Passes 11th Consecutive Jail Inspection

(ROCKWALL, TX – June 5, 2019) The Rockwall County Sheriff’s Office recently passed a surprise jail inspection from the Texas Commission on Jail Standards — making this the 11th consecutive annual inspection they’ve passed. “I want to compliment and thank the Detention Staff of the Rockwall County Jail for passing the 11th consecutive inspection and in doing […]

‘Leveling Party’ for Royse City’s Historic Calaboose Jail

‘Leveling Party’ for Royse City’s Historic Calaboose Jail

(ROYSE CITY, TX – May 18, 2018) The Royse City Chamber of Commerce welcomes the community to a celebration to document the progress of the Royse City Historic Calaboose Renovation. Fortress Foundation is donating their services to level up the Old Jail on Friday, May 25. They will provide a barbeque lunch (courtesy of Hopper Bros […]

Royse City Chamber finds ‘small opportunities’ to benefit community in big way

(ROYSE CITY, TX – Nov. 20, 2015) The belief of the Royse City Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors is that we can’t seek achievement for ourselves personally and forget about progress and prosperity for our community. If we as a community don’t step up to help each other, then who will? That is why […]