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SCSO deputies take on a new look

Through careful attention with the budget, per Sheriff Kevin W. Windham, the Shelby County Sheriff's Office was able to procure new shirts and vests for our patrol deputies. The new Ballistic inner rig vests are high rated rifle level. Ensuring the safety of our...

SCSO seeking whereabouts of Alexander

UPDATE: On March 4, 2021, Alexander was arrested and taken into custody in Nacogdoches County. The Shelby County Sheriff’s is seeking the whereabouts of Charles Seth Alexander, 32, of Timpson. Alexander is described as a 5’8” white male and weighs approximately 165...

Murder of Curtis Price II

Submit a Tip All tips and information are confidential.The Shelby County Sheriff’s Office Cold Case Division is committed to the pursuit of justice, not just for the victims, but also for the victims family who are left...

SCSO seeking whereabouts of trailer

On Jan. 29, 2021, a 20-foot dump trailer was removed from a location on County Road 1520 in Center. The gooseneck trailer is a Big Tex brand and has wooden extensions above the top of the trailer. If you have any information of the whereabouts of this trailer, please...

SCSO responds to gunshot victim

On Feb. 9, 2021 at 4:56 p.m., Deputies with the Shelby County Sheriff’s Office respond to the 2000 block of County Road 4868 in Timpson in regards to a juvenile with a gunshot wound. Sheriff Kevin Windham reports that once officers were on scene, a male juvenile was...

Murder of Tara Lea Blue

Tara Lea BlueSubmit a Tip All tips and information are confidential.The Shelby County Sheriff’s Office Cold Case Division is committed to the pursuit of justice, not just for the victims, but also for the victims family who...

SCSO establishes Cold Case Investigation Division

The Cold Case Investigations is a new division to the Shelby County Sheriff’s Office that is staffed with one Investigator and is responsible for all cold case investigations. Sheriff Kevin W. Windham emphasizes the great importance of solving these cases which goes...

SCSO seeking assistance in locating missing man

UPDATE: Barrett has been located safe The Shelby County Sheriff’s Office is seeking the assistance of the public in locating a missing elderly man. Thurman Barrett, of Joaquin, is described as an 84 year-old white male. He has gray hair, blue eyes, 5’8” and weighs...

Murder of Ashton Deon Randle

Submit a Tip All tips and information are confidential.The Shelby County Sheriff’s Office Cold Case Division is committed to the pursuit of justice, not just for the victims, but also for the victims family who are left...

SCSO seeking sponsorships for disposal unit

The Shelby County Sheriff’s Office (SCSO) is looking to add an unwanted medication disposal unit in our lobby for public use. The purpose of this unit will be to allow the public to dispose of unwanted, expired medications in a safe way. The unit will be available to...