Mailbag Week of June 29, 2015

Mailbag Week of June 29, 2015
Dear Editor, Remember the Andy Griffith Show where Sheriff Andy Taylor was also the Justice of the Peace?  The obvious conflict of interest is what made it so funny. Apparently, the Tomball Police Department did not get the joke.  First of all, I am retired law enforcement and I am a strong supporter of traffic laws including red light viola [...]

Magnolia Firefighters honored for her...

Magnolia Firefighters honored for heroic rescue
Two of Magnolia’s bravest were honored by the 100 Club at the Bayou City Event Center recently. These two firefighters were selected to be the 2015 Firefighters of the Year for their heroic actions at a house fire in the Magnolia area in July of 2014. Magnolia Firefighter/ EMT’s David Reyes and Larry Dixon were dispatched to a medical call at [...]

Crime report for the week of June 14

Crime report for the week of June 14
Tomball PD • June 14. Officers Swinghammer, Tikal and Ferguson responded to an aggravated robbery in the 15200 block of FM 2920, where a suspect pistol-whipped the victim and stole $1,000. • June 14. Officer Littell responded to an automobile theft in the 14300 block of FM 2920, where a Chevy Silverado valued at approximately $7,500 was stole [...]

LSC Law Enforcement Academy open hous...

LSC Law Enforcement Academy open house
The Lone Star College Law Enforcement Academy will hold an open house at 9 a.m. on Monday, July 6, for anyone interested in the Basic Peace Officer training program. The event takes place at the academy, housed at Lone Star College-University Park in Building 12, Room 116. LSC-University Park is at SH 249 and Louetta Road. The academy will ha [...]

Pct. 4 offers Southern Floral and Co-...

Pct. 4 offers Southern Floral and Co-Cathedral of the Sacred Heart Tour
Harris County Precinct 4’s Senior Adult Program is offering transportation to Southern Floral and Co-Cathedral of the Sacred Heart Tuesday, July 7 at 9:30 a.m. departing from Tomball Community Center 221 Market Street, 77375. Tour the refrigerated area of the largest distributor of fresh cut flowers in Houston, and learn how they receive flow [...]

Katz under fire for synthetic marijua...

Katz under fire for synthetic marijuana sales
Law enforcement agencies have joined forces to fight synthetic marijuana sales at four Katz Boutique locations. Law enforcement agencies in Texas and Harris County are joining forces to stop the sale of products that contain dangerous synthetic marijuana, products that are injuring and killing our children. The defendants are four Katz Bouti [...]

Tomball officer involved in fatal sho...

Tomball officer involved in fatal shooting
In the evening hours of Tuesday, June 9, Mont-gomery County Sheriff’s deputies were led on a multi-jurisdiction chase involving a 45-year-old male suspect with active felony warrants out of Grimes County, Texas. The chase concluded in the 18000 block of Drum Heller Lane in Tomball. The suspect exited his vehicle brandishing a firearm. In fear [...]

Crime report for the week of June 7

Crime report for the week of June 7
Tomball PD June 7. Officers Diaz and Swinghammer and Sgt. Welch arrested a 20-year-old man from Shenandoah for possession of a controlled substance. The officers were dispatched to the 27800 block of Tomball Pkwy. in reference to a welfare check.  During a search of the vehicle, Diaz noticed methamphetamine and a glass pipe. June 7. Cpl. Mani [...]

Northwest EMS receives Lifeline EMS R...

Northwest EMS receives Lifeline EMS Recognition Award
Northwest EMS has received the American Heart Association’s Mission: Lifeline® EMS Silver Award for implementing quality improvement measures for the treatment of patients who experience severe heart attacks. This is the organization’s second consecutive Mission: Lifeline® EMS Award, upgrading from their Bronze designation last year. Every ye [...]

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