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Man arrested on Assault Family Violence-Impeding Breath, Injury to a Child charges

Hallettsville police, Lavaca County Sherriff's Office responded to domestic disturbance

LAVACA COUNTY, Texas - At approximately 5:59 p.m. on Monday, Aug. 29, Hallettsville Police Department and the Lavaca County Sheriff's Office responded to the 400 block S. Texana St. for a domestic disturbance in progress. On arrival, officials learned an…

Lavaca County K-9 Deputy Brix honored, laid to rest on Wednesday

K-9 Deputy Brix began his watch in November 2011 through May 21, 2021

VICTORIA, Texas - On Wednesday, Victoria County Sheriff Marr and members of the K-9 Interdiction team honored a Lavaca County SO K-9 Deputy Brix. The service took place at the Memory Meadows Pet Memorial Park at 10 a.m. Law enforcement…

Hallettsville police conduct traffic stop resulting in two felony arrests

Lavaca County Sheriff's Office assists in traffic stop, arrest

HALLETTSVILLE, Texas - At approximately 12:14 a.m., the Hallettsville Police Department conducted a traffic stop in the 100 block of US Highway 77 S. for a traffic violation. During the investigation, officers discovered methamphetamine and tetrahydrocannabinol oil (THC). Officers arrested…

HAPPENING NOW: Oil tank battery fire

Avoid the area and let the crews work

LAVACA COUNTY, Texas - Hallettsville Fire Department, Lavaca County EMS and Lavaca County Sheriff's Office are all on the scene of an oil tank battery fire on FM 318.…

Two men shot following a quinceañera in Yoakum

No suspects in double shooting in Yoakum

YOAKUM, Texas - Police in Yoakum are investigating a double shooting that left two men hurt. It happened just after 1 a.m. Sunday when a quinceañera had just ended at the Yoakum Community Center at 105 Huck St. Members of…

Lavaca County Deputy Dakota Moreno laid to rest

Lavaca county remembering 24-year-old Deputy Moreno

LAVACA, County - Deputy Dakota Moreno impacted many lives. He loved his job and always wanted to keep his community safe. He was hurt in a motorcycle crash Sunday, December 20, 2020. He died on December 22, 2020. A…

Lavaca County Sheriff's Chief Deputy honored

Chief Deputy Daniel "JR" Peters, Jr. named Chief Deputy of the Year

LAVACA COUNTY, Texas - Chief Deputy Daniel "JR" Peters received the Melvin Drum Chief Deputy of the Year Award. He started a career in law enforcement, as a reserve deputy…