Commissioners approve County Sheriff’s Office request to train at airport

Victoria County Commissioners have approved a request by the victoria county sheriff’s office to use a closed runway at victoria regional airport for training purposes.

The Texas Commission On Law Enforcement requires all peace officers train officers how to safely operate emergency vehicles. The closed runway at the airport would provide a safe and secure location for training.

The agreement between county commissioners and the Sheriff’s Office is in effect through august 31st, 2020.