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Winnsboro Police Report August 7-13, 2017
Aug15

Winnsboro Police Report August 7-13, 2017

Winnsboro Police arrested four, investigated one accident, responded to 217 calls for service, issued 77 citations and wrote 70 warnings during the report period August 7-13, 2017. Richard Bailey, 40, of Winnsboro was arrested August 7th on a Wood County warrant. Tina Stringer, 43, of Pattonville was arrested August 7th on a Hopkins County warrant. Alan Bernal, 22, of Winnsboro was arrested on August 8th for Criminal Mischief. James...

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Winnsboro Police Department Report July 31-August 6, 2017
Aug08

Winnsboro Police Department Report July 31-August 6, 2017

Winnsboro Police arrested two, investigated one accident, responded to 163 calls for service, and issued 50 citations and 46 warnings during their report period July 31 through August 6, 2017. Matthew Stanley, 22, of Winnsboro was arrested August 4, 2017 for DWI first with Open Container. Vinince Jones, 32, of Winnsboro was arrested August 5, 2017 for Evading Arrest or Detention with a Motor Vehicle. WPD  responded to a one vehicle...

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Wood County Sheriff’s Report July 26-31, 2017
Aug04

Wood County Sheriff’s Report July 26-31, 2017

July 26th Deputies responded to a suspicious vehicle on HWY 37 near Mineola; at approximately 3:03 a.m. The individual was located and everything was cleared. At 6:34 a.m., cows were reported out on FM 515 near Yantis. Deputies were dispatched to PR 6304 near Mineola, at approximately 6:55 a.m., in reference to an alarm. The actor was located near the reporting party’s property. Dustin Sewell, 34, of Mineola, was arrested for Criminal...

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Winnsboro Police Report July 24-30, 2017
Aug01

Winnsboro Police Report July 24-30, 2017

Winnsboro Police arrested three, issued 85 citations, 78 warnings, and responded to 202 calls during the July 24-30, 2017 report period. Nathaniel Carroll, 23, of Winnsboro was arrested July 24th on a Hopkins County warrant. Richard Bailey, 40, of Winnsboro was arrested on July 24th for Possession of a Controlled Substance less more than 1-gram but less than 4-grams. Stephanie Wilson, 23, of Winnsboro was arrested on July 30th on an...

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Cutting Crime With Curfew Laws
Jul27

Cutting Crime With Curfew Laws

By Savannah Owens In response to incidents of vandalism – many cities such as Greenville, Dallas, Rockwall, Paris, Allen, and Mt. Pleasant have implemented curfew laws. Sulphur Springs currently does not have curfew laws.  KSST interviewed various sources on the pros and cons of curfew laws and their impact on crime and vandalism. To start the discussion – Curfews for minors differ from city to city, they typically impact...

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Winnsboro Police Department Report July 17-23, 2017
Jul25

Winnsboro Police Department Report July 17-23, 2017

Winnsboro Police arrested Patrick Dial, III, 21, of Sulphur Spring for Driving While License Invalid (Enhanced) on July 19, 2017. During the July 17-23, 2017 report period, they investigated a non injury accident in the 300 block of E. Coke. As a vehicle left the parking lot of Alexander Meat Market, the driver failed to yield right of way striking a second vehicle on the left rear quarter panel. Also during the period, WPD responded...

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Winnsboro Police Report July 10-16, 2017
Jul18

Winnsboro Police Report July 10-16, 2017

Five arrests, one no injury accident, 152 calls for service, 57 citations, and 33 warnings were issued by the Winnsboro Police Department during the report period July 10-16, 2017. Karla Weathers, 46, of Winnsboro was arrested on July 10th on a Hopkins County warrant. Philip Green, 36, of Winnsboro was arrested July 12th for a DWI. Lorena King, 40, of Winnsboro was arrested July 13th for Possession of Marijuana less than 2oz. Joy...

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CANHelp’s Back to School Fair-OPEN TO EVERYONE
Jul12

CANHelp’s Back to School Fair-OPEN TO EVERYONE

By Savannah Owens CANHelp’s Shanna Martin sat down with KSST to talk about how school supplies registration is going and what people can expect from their Back to School Fair. One week into registration, CANHelp has about 50 kids registered for school supplies, but the organization expects somewhere between 300 and 1,000 kids to register for school supplies by August 4th. They have received $3,000 in donations, and that money...

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Winnsboro Police Report June 19-25, 2017
Jun27

Winnsboro Police Report June 19-25, 2017

Winnsboro Police made five arrests, investigated three accidents, responded to 161 calls for service, issued 63 citations and wrote 29 warnings during the June 19-25, 2017 report period. Courtney Jackson, 21, of Scroggins was arrested June 20 on a Titus County warrant. Autumn Bennett, 21, of Longview was arrested June 24 on a Gregg County warrant. James Findley, 29, of Sulphur Springs was arrested June 22 on a City of Winnsboro...

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Winnsboro Police Report June 12-18, 2017
Jun20

Winnsboro Police Report June 12-18, 2017

Winnsboro Police made five arrests, investigated one accident, answered 198 calls for service, issued 67 citations and 41 warnings during the report period, June 12-18, 2017. John Spencer, 34, of Winnsboro was arrested June 15th for public intoxication. Jodi Williams, 45, of Baton Rouge, LA was arrested June 17th for an expired driver’s license. Christopher Pyron, 27, of Winnsboro was arrested June 18 on a Wood County warrant. Cynthia...

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