EP COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE & OPERATION H.O.P.E BRING THEIR TRUNK OF HOPE TO TORNILLO

EP COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE & OPERATION H.O.P.E BRING THEIR TRUNK OF HOPE TO TORNILLO

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In partnership with Operation H.O.P.E., Sheriff Richard D. Wiles and the El Paso County Sheriff’s Office will be bringing “Trunk of Hope” to the children in Tornillo, Texas.

                Join us for the kick-off event of Monday, December 18, 2017, at the Chick-Fil-A located at 7597 N. Mesa from 5:00 a.m. – 9:00 a.m. With the donation of a new unwrapped toy, Chick-Fil-A will be giving a Chick-Fil-A sandwich.  Donations can be dropped off at ANY Chick-Fil-A location in El Paso from December 18 – December 22, 2017.

                On Saturday, December 23rd, 2017 at 3:00 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office and Operation H.O.P.E. superheroes will begin distributing the collected toys to the children in Tornillo, Texas. The Trunk of Hope distribution will be done in a caravan style as we drive through the streets of Tornillo, Texas giving out toys to the children and spreading some holiday cheer.

                Media Partners please contact PIO Leslie Antunez for scheduling for kick-off and distribution event.

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EPCSO ARRESTS SUBJECT FOR THEFT IN EAST EL PASO COUNTY

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EPCSO ARRESTS SUBJECT FOR THEFT IN EAST EL PASO COUNTY

December 11, 2017

El Paso, TX – On Saturday, December 9, 2017, El Paso County Sheriff’s Office arrested one subject following a theft at a local store.

Sheriff’s Office deputies responded to the Walmart located at 12200 Montana Ave. reference a theft that just occurred. The offender walked into the store and made a purchase of household items and accessories totaling over $700.00. The offender then proceeded to exit the store, and load the purchased items into his vehicle. At that time, the offender was observed by store employees re-enter the store and load a shopping cart with the same items he had just purchased. The offender then attempted to walk out of the store with the unpaid items with the receipt from his original paid purchase.

Sheriff’s Office deputies attempted to make contact with the offender, but the offender did not respond to commands from deputies and attempted to flee the scene.

Anthony Vega age 25 was booked into the El Paso County Detention Facility for Theft >$100<$750, Evading Arrest, and Resisting Arrest.

No additional information is available at this time.

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EPCSO ARRESTS MOST WANTED SUBJECT–ABOUD

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EPCSO ARRESTS MOST WANTED SUBJECT

December 8, 2017

El Paso, TX – On Friday, December 8, 2017, Sheriff’s Office deputies assigned the Criminal Warrants and Fugitive Apprehension section arrested a Most Wanted subject.

Deputies conducted an investigation and took Haley Marie Aboud age 22 into custody on the 100 block of Plantation.

Aboud was booked into the El Paso County Detention Facility for Man/Del CS PG 1 <1G, Resist Arrest Search or Transportation, Fail to ID Giving False/Fictitious Info, Fail to ID Fugitive Intent Give False Info, and two counts of Theft of Prop >=$100<$750, totaling $450,000 in bonds.

About was previously featured as WANTED by the El Paso County Sheriff’s Office through Crime Stoppers of El Paso.

No additional information is available at this time.

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*COLLECTION DATES EXTENDED + ADDED DONATION SITES* EPCSO SANTA WITH A BADGE

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*COLLECTION DATES EXTENDED + ADDED DONATION SITES*

EPCSO SANTA WITH A BADGE

The El Paso County Sheriff’s Office is kicking off “Santa with a Badge,” every year the Sheriff’s Office, and the community comes together to provide over 2000 toys to children in the unincorporated areas of El Paso County who might otherwise miss out on opening gifts on Christmas morning.  We are reaching out for your support to help with the donation of a new unwrapped toy or monetary donation to make Christmas morning a memorable one. Collection dates will be from November 20th – December 15th, 2017. Donations can be dropped off with PIO Leslie Antunez or with the Sheriff’s Office Community Service Section at their HQ office 3850 Justice Dr.

The Sheriff’s Office will be teaming up once again with our friends at 104.3 HitFM, El Super, and Family Dollar to collect toys at various locations throughout El Paso County.

Donations can be dropped off from 5:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. at the following locations and dates.

Tuesday, December 5, 2017 – Family Dollar / 12820 B Edgemere 79938

Wednesday, December 6, 2017 – El Super / 703 N. Zaragosa Rd. 79907

Friday, December 8, 2017 – El Super / 10501 Gateway Blvd West 79925

Saturday, December 9, 2017 – Viejitos Car Club Toy Drive / 5327 Woodrow Bean Transmountain

Monday, December 11, 2017 – Family Dollar / 300 S. Mesa Hills Dr. 79912

Tuesday, December 12, 2017 – Family Dollar / 1045 N. Zaragosa Rd. 79907

Wednesday, December 13, 2017 – Family Dollar / 6501 Alameda Ave. 79905

Any donation you can provide will be greatly appreciated, let's make Christmas morning a special one!

It is with the help of these and other community partners that every year the Sheriff’s Office can provide over 2000 toys to children in the unincorporated areas of El Paso County who might otherwise miss out on opening gifts on Christmas morning.

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TOY DRIVE TO BENEFIT EPCSO SANTA WITH A BADGE

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TOY DRIVE TO BENEFIT EPCSO SANTA WITH A BADGE

On Saturday, December 9, 2017, the Viejitos Car Club will be hosting a Toy Drive to benefit the El Paso County Sheriff’s Office Santa with a Badge Toy Drive. 

The community is invited to join us and make a TOY donation, car clubs and car enthusiasts are also invited to display their cars.

            Please bring your unwrapped toy to the O’Reilly Auto Parts located at 5327 Woodrow Bean Transmountain from 11:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. on Saturday, December 9, 2017.

            There will be music, classic car displays, raffle and fun for the kids and family. For more information on the toy drive contact Beto Rivera at 915-821-1223. To donate a toy to the Sheriff’s Office Santa with a Badge Toy Drive contact PIO Leslie Antunez at 915-479-1678 or any member of the Community Services Section.

It is with the help of this and other community partners that every year the Sheriff’s Office can provide over 2000 toys to children in the unincorporated areas of El Paso County who might otherwise miss out on opening gifts on Christmas morning.

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SHERIFF RICHARD WILES TO PRESENT ACADEMIC SCHOLARSHIP ON BEHALF OF THE SHERIFF’S ASSOCIATION OF TEXAS–FALL 2017

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SHERIFF RICHARD WILES TO PRESENT ACADEMIC SCHOLARSHIP ON BEHALF OF THE SHERIFF’S ASSOCIATION OF TEXAS

November 29, 2017

El Paso, TX –  El Paso County Sheriff Richard D. Wiles will be presenting an academic scholarship on behalf of the Sheriff’s Association of Texas on Thursday, December 7, 2017.

The recipient of the fall Motorola Solutions Foundation Scholarships is:

Demi Veliz who is currently majoring in Clinical Laboratory Science at the University of Texas at El Paso.

The scholarship will be presented on Thursday, December 7, 2017, at 10:00 a.m. in the Sheriff’s conference room; 2nd Floor – 3850 Justice Dr.

The Sheriff’s Association of Texas offers scholarships to eligible students pursuing an academic degree at a college or university.

The scholarship presentation is open to our media partners, please contact Public Information Officer; Leslie Antunez at lantunez@epcounty.com.

EPCSO LAUNCHES EL PASO COUNTY SPAY AND NEUTER PROGRAM – DECEMBER SCHEDULE

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EPCSO LAUNCHES EL PASO COUNTY SPAY AND NEUTER PROGRAM – DECEMBER SCHEDULE

November 29, 2017

El Paso, TX – The El Paso County Sheriff’s Office launches FREE Spay and Neuter Program for residents of the El Paso County.

The spay and neuter program is NOW open to residents of Horizon City, Vinton, Socorro, Anthony, Clint, San Elizario, and residents of other unincorporated areas within El Paso County.

The following is the schedule for December, AM sessions begin at 7:00 a.m.

Friday, December 1st, 2017

Walmart (Parking Lot)

13900 Horizon Blvd. Horizon City, Texas 79928

AM Session begins at 7:00 am

Sunday, December 3rd, 2017

Anthony Town Hall

401 Wildcat Dr. Anthony, Texas 79821

AM Session begins at 7:00 am

Monday, December 11th, 2017

Ruben Estrella Park

14590 Greg El Paso County Texas 79938

AM Session begins at 7:00 am

Friday, December 15th, 2017

Walmart (Parking Lot)

13900 Horizon Blvd. Horizon City, Texas 79928

AM Session begins at 7:00 am

Dr. Applegate Park

7966 Quejette Rd. Vinton, Texas 79821

AM Session begins at 7:00am

Monday, December 18th, 2017

Clint Town Hall

200 N. San Elizario Clint, Texas 79836

AM Session begins at 7:00 am

Tuesday, December 19th, 2017

City of Socorro Recreations Departments

900 N. Rio Vista Socorro, Texas 79927

AM Session begins at 7:00 am

Note to Residents:

· Arrive early to ensure that they reserve a spot for surgery.

· Tell the veterinary staff that they are participating in the El Paso County Spay and Neuter Program at time of registration. 

· Have proof of residency in one of the above-mentioned areas. (Valid ID, DL, Utility Bill, etc.)

· Sheriff’s Office Animal Control Officers will be on-site to verify the address is within the areas of eligibility.

· As always residents living within the eligibility areas are able to attend any event so long as they do not reside within the City of El Paso.

 

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EPCSO ARRESTS SUBJECT FOR THEFT FOLLOWING TRAFFIC STOP

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EPCSO ARRESTS SUBJECT FOR THEFT FOLLOWING TRAFFIC STOP

November 28, 2017

El Paso, TX – On Monday, November 27, 2017, El Paso County Sheriff’s deputies arrested a wanted subject following the robbery of a local convenience store in Tornillo, Texas.     

On Sunday, November 26, 2017, Sheriff’s Office deputies responded to a convenience store located on the 100 block of O.T. Smith in Tornillo, Texas following a robbery that had occurred.

The clerk advised deputies that the offender had asked them for a pack of cigarettes when the clerk opened the cash register to tend the offender his change, the offender reached over the counter and took several dollar bills from the cash register.

On Monday, November 27, 2017, Sheriff’s Office deputies conducted a follow-up investigation and were able to arrest the wanted subject as a result of a traffic stop conducted on the 100 block of O.T. Smith.

Gilberto Hernandez age 27 was booked into the El Paso County Detention Facility for Theft Prop >=$100 <$750.

No other information is available at this time.

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EPCSO DWI RESULTS – THANKSGIVING HOLIDAY PERIOD

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EPCSO DWI RESULTS – THANKSGIVING HOLIDAY PERIOD

November 28, 2017

El Paso, TX – During the recent Thanksgiving Holiday period (November 22, 2017, to November 26, 2107) the El Paso County Sheriff’s Office made a total of (4) driving while intoxicated related arrests.

The Sheriff’s Office utilized funding provided by the Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT) 2018 Comprehensive Grant as part of their enhanced patrols targeting drunk drivers. Of the (4) arrests made by the Sheriff’s Office, (3) arrests were made under the 2018 TxDOT STEP Comprehensive Grant.

Arrests made by the Sheriff’s Office during the reporting period are as follows:

-1 arrests: Driving While Intoxicated

- 2 arrests: Driving While Intoxicated Breath Alcohol Content .15 or higher

- 1 arrest: Driving While Intoxicated 2nd Offense

4 Total Arrests

The result of the recent DWI operations are indicative of a reduction in Driving While Intoxicated arrests made by the Sheriff’s Office in the past few years during the Thanksgiving Holiday period. In 2015, the Sheriff’s Office made a total of 23 Driving While Intoxicated offense arrests. In 2016, a sharp decrease in Driving While Intoxicated arrest were made with a total of 5. The Sheriff’s Office would like to commend the public for using designated drivers, taxis and other services such as Uber during the festive

EPCSO ARRESTS SUBJECTS FOLLOWING TRAFFIC STOP

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EPCSO ARRESTS SUBJECTS FOLLOWING TRAFFIC STOP

November 28, 2017

El Paso, TX – On Monday, November 27, 2017, El Paso County Sheriff’s deputies arrested a wanted subject following a traffic stop in far east El Paso County.     

Sheriff’s Office deputies conducted a traffic stop on the 700 block of S. Clint San Elizario Rd. to confirm the registration status of the vehicle. Through the course of the traffic stop, it was determined by deputies that the registration was expired and the driver had two outstanding traffic warrants with the Sheriff’s Office.

Sheriff’s Office deputies proceeded to conduct the arrest of Moises Soria age 31 when he attempted to flee from deputies. Deputies pursued the subject on foot and subsequently took him into custody.

Soria was booked into the El Paso County Detention Facility for Evading Arrest Detention, and two outstanding warrants for Driving While License Invalid and Expired Driver’s License.

No other information is available at this time.

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EPCSO ARRESTS TWO SUBJECTS FOR BURGLARY OF VEHICLE

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EPCSO ARRESTS TWO SUBJECTS FOR BURGLARY OF VEHICLE

November 28, 2017

El Paso, TX – On Wednesday, November 22, 2017, El Paso County Sheriff’s deputies arrested two subjects for burglarizing several vehicles in Horizon City, Texas.     

Sheriff’s Office deputies responded to the neighborhoods of Lake West Point and Lake Granada reference several vehicles being burglarized.

Sheriff’s Office deputies conducted an investigation which led them to a residence on the 16000 block of La Vina. A search warrant for the residence yielded in the recovery of all the stolen items reported by the victims.

A total of six vehicles where burglarized, items recovered included tools, stereo equipment, a cellphone, sunglasses, bank cards, and various types of identification cards.

Tristian Burrola, age 17 and Jacob Ordonez, age 17 were booked into the El Paso County Detention Facility on six counts of Burglary of Vehicle.

No other information is available at this time.

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PAWS TO ATTEND PETSMART GRAND OPENING

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PAWS TO ATTEND PETSMART GRAND OPENING

November 28, 2017

El Paso, TX – The El Paso County Sheriff’s Office Pets Advancing Wellness and Success

(PAWS) in Detention section will be attending the ribbon cutting and grand opening of the PetSmart on Saturday, December 2, 2017.

Detention Officers along with canine cadets will provide information about the vocational program to patrons attending the event. The Officer and cadet will greet the public demonstrating basic behavior commands learned during the program.

Please join the PAWS in Detention section this Saturday, December 2, 2017, at the PetSmart located at 3790 Joe Battle from 9:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. The canine cadets that are part of the PAWS vocational program can be adopted through the Animal Rescue League of El Paso.

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EPCSO LAUNCHES DESERT OPERATION IN MISSION RIDGE SUBDIVISION

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EPCSO LAUNCHES DESERT OPERATION IN MISSION RIDGE SUBDIVISION

November 27, 2017

El Paso, TX – The El Paso County Sheriff’s Office will be launching an operation in the Mission Ridge Subdivision to curb and deter underage drinking, prevent all-terrain vehicle accidents, and enforce the ongoing County Burn Ban.

The desert area adjacent to the Mission Ridge Subdivision has recently become a popular area for desert recreation activity to include: underage drinking, the use of all-terrain vehicles unsafely and bonfires.

Sheriff’s Office deputies will be proactively patrolling the area to locate individuals in violations of county ordinances and laws.

A violation of the County Burn Ban order may result in a Class C misdemeanor citation and fine up to $500, in addition to any court costs.

        If you are a minor (under 21) and found to be in possession of alcohol, you may face the following penalties: 

· Up to a $500 fine

· A 30-180 day driver license suspension

· 8 to 40 hours of community service

· Mandatory alcohol-awareness classes

Any amount of beer, wine or liquor can trigger these penalties. A second or third offense can lead to suspension of your driver license for 60 to 180 days.

                If you are under 21, it is illegal for you to drive with any detectable amount of alcohol in your system. The first time you are stopped for drinking and driving, you could face the following penalties:

· Up to a $500 fine,

· A 60-day driver license suspension

· 20 to 40 hours of community service

· Mandatory alcohol-awareness classes

If you're 17 or older and are pulled over for drinking and driving with a blood or breath alcohol concentration (BAC) of .08 or greater, you could face:

· Up to a $2,000 fine

· Three to 180 days in jail

· A driver license suspension for 90 days to a year

All-Terrain Vehicles use and safety: A person that is younger than 14 must be accompanied and be under direct supervision of a responsible adult. A person cannot operate an ATV on public property unless the person wears a safety helmet and eye protection. A person may not carry a passenger on an ATV unless it is designed to carry a passenger. An ATV operated on public property must have a lighted headlight and taillight after sunset. Here are some safety tips to help keep riders safe.

1. Always wear a DOT-compliant helmet, goggles, long sleeves, long pants, over the ankle boots, and gloves.

2. Never ride on paved roads except to cross when it is SAFE and PERMITTED by law. ATVs are designed to be operated off-highway.

3. Never ride under the influence of alcohol or other drugs.

4. Never carry a passenger on a single-rider AVT, and no more than one passenger on an ATV specifically designed for two people.

5. Operate/Ride an ATV that is right for your age/weight/height.

6. Supervise young riders; ATVs are not toys.

7. Ride only on designated trails and a safe speed.

EPCSO SANTA WITH A BADGE - 2017

EPCSO SANTA WITH A BADGE

The El Paso County Sheriff’s Office is kicking off “Santa with a Badge,” every year the Sheriff’s Office, and the community comes together to provide over 2000 toys to children in the unincorporated areas of El Paso County who might otherwise miss out on opening gifts on Christmas morning.  We are reaching out for your support to help with the donation of a new unwrapped toy or monetary donation to make Christmas morning a memorable one. Collection dates will be from November 20th – December 8th, 2017. Donations can be dropped off with PIO Leslie Antunez or with the Sheriff’s Office Community Service Section at their HQ office 3850 Justice Dr.

Any donation you can provide will be greatly appreciated, let's make Christmas morning a special one!

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EPCSO ARRESTS TWO MOST WANTED SUBJECTS

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EPCSO ARRESTS TWO MOST WANTED SUBJECTS

November 15, 2017

El Paso, TX – El Paso County Sheriff’s Office deputies assigned to the Criminal Warrants and Fugitive Apprehension Section took two “Most Wanted” subjects into custody in two separate instances on Wednesday, November 15, 2017.

Sheriff’s Office deputies conducted a follow-up investigation following a tip received via Crime Stoppers of El Paso on the location of Susana Victorino age 40. Victorino was taken into custody on the 10000 block of Tom Granillo with the assistance of the Ysleta de Sur Pueblo Police Department.

Victorino was booked into the El Paso County Detention Facility for DWI W/Child under 15 YOA, DWI 3rd or More, Assault Family/Household Member W/Prev Conv and Injury to Child/ Elderly/Disabled Reckless Bodily Injury.

Sheriff’s Office deputies conducted a follow-up investigation following a tip received via Crime Stoppers of El Paso on the location of Daniel Acevedo age 23. Acevedo was taken into custody on the 2000 block of Septiembre.

Acevedo was booked into the El Paso County Detention Facility on four outstanding warrants for Burglary of Habitation.

Victorino and Acevedo were previously featured as “WANTED” by the El Paso County Sheriff’s Office with Crime Stoppers of El Paso.

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