Wednesday, July 30, 2014

 Deputy Sheriff Wanted 

If you are interested in applying for this position, please fill out the Employment Application and return to the Howard County Sheriff's Office located at:

The Troy M. Hogue Law Enforcement Center
3613 W. Hwy. 80
Big Spring, TX. 79720



Media Release 7/29/14 (Update)

Two juveniles previously detained by the Howard County Sheriffs Office have been charged with Arson in connection with the Structure fire in the 8500 Blk. N. Service Rd. in Sand Springs this morning. The juveniles have been turned over to the Howard County Juvenile Dentition Center for processing. No further information at this time.


Media Release 7/29/14

At approximately 6:33 am. Howard County Volunteers and Big Spring Fire Department were dispatched to the 8500 Blk. N. Service Rd. in Sand Springs in reference to a structure fire. Upon arrival it was discovered the fire was set intentionally. At this time two juveniles have been detained for questioning but no arrests have been made. The structure was a total loss. This is still an ongoing investigation.


Media Release 7/22/14 (Jesse Lopez)

On the 21st of July, Officers responded to the 500 block of S. Goliad and took a stolen vehicle report.  The vehicle was a 2000 White Pontiac Montana minivan and was taken from the residence by unknown actor(s) between the 20th of July at approximately 9:00PM and the 21st of July 8:00AM.  Keys had been left inside the vehicle.

Jesse Lopez

Read more: Media Release 7/22/14



On The 19th Day Of July , 2014, I impounded the following estray:

Kind of Animal: Horse
Breed: Quarter
Color: Brown
Age: Unknown
Size: Unknown
Location Found 2910 N Birdwell
Brand, Earmark, Identifying Characteristics, under skin chip information, None

And, On The 21st Day Of July , 2014, I filed a Notice of Estray in the Estray Book of Howard County, Texas.

I have made a diligent search of the register of recorded brands in Howard County, Texas, for the owner of said estray, and contacted local owner of the estray fowl but the search did not reveal the owner.

Notice is hereby given that, if the ownership of said estray is not determined by the 5th day of August, 2014 at 10 am., said estray will be sold at public auction/Sheriff’s Sale at 3605 E 11th..

Witness my hand this 21st   day of July 2014.

Dean Restelli, Chief Deputy Sheriff
Howard County Sheriff's Office


Media Realease 7/17/14

On the 17th of July 2014 at approximately 2:21 A.M. Big Spring Police Department and Howard County Sheriffs Department officers were dispatched to "Radio Tower Rd" (which intersects N. Hwy 350 and the SSR of IH 20) in reference to a subject in the roadway. Shortly after officer's arrived on scene and found an elderly female who had been "stabbed" several times. The investigation revealed the elderly female resided in the 600 block of Washington and at approximately 12:30AM an unknown Hispanic Male had entered the dwelling while she was asleep.

Read more: Media Release 7/17/14


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