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Friday, January 13th, 2012

Hays jail guard had sexual relations with inmate, investigators say

Hays County Sheriff Gary Cutler announced Friday that his deputies had arrested former Hays County Sheriff’s Office employee Hilary Cook and charged her with Official Oppression and Violation of Civil Rights/Person in Custody.

Thursday, June 24th, 2010

Sheriff's office holds awards dinner

The Hays County Sheriff's Office held its first annual awards dinner last week in the San-n-Pac Room at Bobcat Stadium. About 200 people attended the event, where about two dozen employees received awards.

Thursday, April 15th, 2010

Two HCSO members awarded for heroism

Two members of the Hays County Sheriff's Office (HCSO) -- Sergeant Sam Stock and Deputy Amy Stacy -- received Outstanding Team awards from the 100 Club of Central Texas for their efforts at a collision scene last...

Wednesday, October 21st, 2009

Deputies save woman, arrest her for DWI

Hays County deputies and firefighters rescued a woman from a car that was overturned in water early last Saturday morning, then arrested her for driving while intoxicated (DWI).

Thursday, March 26th, 2009

County recognizes HCLEA in civil service move

Hays County commissioners agreed to recognize the Hays County Law Enforcement Association (HCLEA) as the collective bargain agency for county sheriff's deputies. Above, Hays County Sheriff's Office Sergeant Sam Stock (right) and Tom Stribling, attorney for the...