DPS issues statement on shooting with Aguilar
DPS issues statement on shooting with Aguilar
Leah Chase - Friday, November 30, 2018

Leah Chase, Shelby County Sheriff’s Office Media Relations  

Adoption brings happy ending
Adoption brings happy ending
Leah Chase - Friday, November 09, 2018

On November 9, 2018, in a Shelby County, TX courtroom, SCSO Deputy Roy Bailey (left), Chief Kevin Windham (center) and Investigator Chad Brown (right) and office staff with the Shelby County Sheriff's Office were honored to witness the adoption of Ruger McRay Raymond. Our office greatly extends sincere thanks to Ruger's parents, Gina and Jerry Raymond, for allowing us to be present for this ceremony. We pray for God's blessings to surround your family. Thank you, Gina and Jerry, for making such an amazing difference in the life of this precious child.


 

Residental search uncovers drugs
Residental search uncovers drugs
Leah Chase - Wednesday, November 07, 2018

Leah Chase, SCSO Media Relations  

SCSO taking bids on vehicles
SCSO taking bids on vehicles
Leah Chase - Thursday, November 01, 2018

The Shelby County Sheriff's Office is accepting sealed bids on two vehicles. Bids will be accepted until 11-13-2018 and must be turned into the County Judge's office located in the Shelby County Courthouse. The minimum opening bid for each vehicle is $3,000. The vehicles can be seen at the Shelby County Sheriff's Office located at 100 Hurst Street in Center. 

SCSO seeking whereabouts of Tutt
SCSO seeking whereabouts of Tutt
Leah Chase - Tuesday, October 30, 2018

  

5th Annual Halloween in the Hole
5th Annual Halloween in the Hole
Leah Chase - Tuesday, October 30, 2018

The Shelby County Sheriff’s Office and John Burns Farmers Insurance would like to thank all the businesses and organizations that helped make our 5th Annual Halloween in the Hole a huge success. This year’s event was the best one yet and we cannot wait for next year! Despite the fields being wet and muggy, roughly 600 kids enjoyed a great time.

We would like to extend sincere thanks to Sanford and Sons Lawncare and Landscaping, Inc. for helping get the baseball field mowed for the event.

See you all next year!

To view more photos from the event, click here!

 

Part Time Help Wanted
Part Time Help Wanted
Leah Chase - Wednesday, October 17, 2018

The Shelby County Sheriff's Office has openings available for part-time jailers. Applicants must be able to pass a background check, physical and drug screen and psychology screening. Applicants must be 18 years of age and possess a high school diploma. The positions will require nights, holidays and weekends.  Shifts are eight (8) hours per day. We are looking for mature and responsible individuals who are willing to learn and will show up for their shifts. This position requires knowledge of computer skills. Please do not apply if you are not computer literate. Jailers are required to wear a uniform and maintain a clean appearance. 

Applications are available for pick up at the Shelby County Sheriff's Office located across from Brookshire Brothers at 100 Hurst Streets in Center.

We will not mail, fax or email applications.

NO PHONES CALLS REGARDING THIS JOB OPENING.

 

SCSO seeking whereabouts of Thomas
SCSO seeking whereabouts of Thomas
Leah Chase - Friday, October 12, 2018

UPDATE:

Shelby County Sheriff Willis Blackwell reports that Robert Thomas, 50, of Tenaha was found deceased by a hunter on October 20, 2018. Thomas was located on the south side of Loop 500. He appeared to have died from a self-inflicted gunshot wound. An autopsy has been ordered. Thomas was reported missing September 18, 2018.

The Shelby County Sheriff’s Office is seeking the whereabouts of Robert Odis Thomas, 50, of Tenaha. Thomas was last seen September 17, 2018 at a residence off County Road 4360 in Tenaha. He reportedly left the residence in an unknown direction of travel.  

5th Annual Halloween in the Hole
5th Annual Halloween in the Hole
Leah Chase - Thursday, October 11, 2018

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Traffic stops result in arrests of four
Traffic stops result in arrests of four
Leah Chase - Wednesday, September 19, 2018