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Monday, June 22nd, 2015

Suspect still at-large after armed robbery in Kyle

Hays County Sheriff’s Office investigators have not yet identified a suspect who pulled a gun on a grocery store clerk during an armed robbery more than two weeks ago.

Thursday, January 9th, 2014

Suspects in warehouse robbery still at large

San Marcos police are looking for two men who stole more than $50,000 in flat-screen TVs and other consumer goods after apparently tying up and gagging a pair of warehouse workers two days before Christmas.

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 8th, 2010

Wood receives Patriot Award

Hays County Sheriff’s Office (HCSO) Sgt. Mike Wood received the Patriot Award from Employer Support of Guard and Reserve (ESGR).

Sunday, July 12th, 2009

HCSO says gang force ready to go

Gang activity is on the rise in Hays County, but so are law enforcement initiatives to curtail such activities.

Tuesday, December 16th, 2008

Commissioners court delays decision on sheriff

The county commissioners court delayed naming a new sheriff, saying they want more time to digest a candidate field that continues to grow amid an emotionally charged environment.

Monday, December 15th, 2008

Names still flying as county nears call on sheriff vacancy

As the names of a possible new Hays County sheriff fly through the ether, Buda Captain Bo Kidd received a major word on his behalf Monday. The commissioners court could decide on the late Allen Bridges' replacement...