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Sheriff Robert Bolcik reported 2,171 calls went through dispatch from June 20, to June 26. The sheriff’s department responded to 42 calls; the Refugio Police Department, 25; Medics, 18; State Troop...
Jul 03, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 26 26 recommendations | email to a friend
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Intruders arrested: charged with burglary, assault, organized crime
Three men and a juvenile were taken into custody and accused of breaking into a home on West Heard Street, assaulting the resident and leaving the place in shambles on June 19. Oscar Esquivel Jr., ...
Jun 30, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 32 32 recommendations | email to a friend
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July Fourth celebration moved to Labor Day
Editor: Due to extreme dry conditions all across the state of Texas, we have been forced to postpone our Fourth of July Celebration until Labor Day on Saturday, Sept 3. So far we are planning to ha...
Jun 23, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 27 27 recommendations | email to a friend
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Sheriff Robert Bolcik reported 2,291 calls went through dispatch from May 30 to June 5. The sheriff’s department responded to 41 calls; the Refugio Police Department, 38; Medics, 19; State Troopers...
Jun 09, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 24 24 recommendations | email to a friend
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Sheriff Robert Bolcik reported 2,126 calls went through dispatch from May 16 to May 22. The sheriff’s department responded to 33 calls; the Refugio Police Department, 21; Medics, 33; State Troopers...
Jun 02, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 24 24 recommendations | email to a friend
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Prison reprimand likely spurred gang assault
The Refugio Sheriff’s Department continues to investigate the beating of a 27-year-old Victoria man on May 1. Investigators believe Mario Vasquez was beaten in a home on First Street in Refugio bef...
May 26, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 34 34 recommendations | email to a friend
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Sheriff Robert Bolcik reported 2,197 calls went through dispatch from May 16 to May 22. The sheriff’s department responded to 30calls; the Refugio Police Department, 22; State Troopers, one; Woodsb...
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May 19, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 26 26 recommendations | email to a friend
Sheriff Robert Bolcik reported 2,586 calls went through dispatch from May 2 to May 16. The sheriff’s department responded to 87 calls; the Refugio Police Department, 41; State Troopers, 12; Woodsbo...
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May 05, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 24 24 recommendations | email to a friend
Sheriff Robert Bolcik reported 2,147 calls went through dispatch from April 25 to May 1. The sheriff’s department responded to 59 calls; the Refugio Police Department, 20; Woodsboro Marshal, one; m...
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Apr 28, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 39 39 recommendations | email to a friend
Sheriff Robert Bolcik reported 2,213 calls went through dispatch from April 18 to April 25. The sheriff’s department responded to 41 calls; the Refugio Police Department, 25; state troopers three; ...
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Apr 21, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 29 29 recommendations | email to a friend
Sheriff Robert Bolcik reported 2,160 calls went through dispatch from April 11 to April 17. The sheriff’s department responded to 55calls; the Refugio Police Department, 33; state troopers four; Wo...
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Apr 14, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 30 30 recommendations | email to a friend
Sheriff Robert Bolcik reported 2,160 calls went through dispatch from April 4 to April 11. The sheriff’s department responded to 53calls; the Refugio Police Department, 32; state troopers three; Wo...
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