New Texas traffic, criminal laws are set to go into effect today, Thursday, Sept. 1, 2011.
Below is a list of selected changes to traffic and criminal statutes. Unless otherwise listed, all laws below take effect Sept. 1, 2011. Please note that this is not a comprehensive list of all new laws passed by the Texas Legislature.
The Sweetwater Police Department (SPD) received 48 calls for service, issued two citations and made three arrests on Aug. 30, 2011.
The SPD received 23, 911 calls.
Arrested by SPD
â€¢ Joshua White, 18 â€”Â Warrant.
â€¢ Female Juvenile, 15 â€”Â Criminal trespass/runaway.
â€¢ Female juvenile, 14 â€”Â Criminal trespass/runaway.
The Nolan County Sheriff's Office (NCSO) had six calls for service, served one civil paper and made one arrest on Aug. 30, 2011.
Arrested by NCSO:
â€¢ Johnathan Deshun McDonald, 22, of Snyder â€” Warrant/motion to revoke probation.
Calls for service:
Funeral services for Benito S. Solano, 88, of Snyder (formerly of Sweetwater), will be held at 2 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 3, 2011, at McCoy Chapel of Memories with Rev. Brian Serrano officiating. Interment will follow at Sweetwater Cemetery under the direction of McCoy Funeral Home. Military Graveside Rites will be provided by Nolan County Honor Guard.
Visitation will be held at 6 p.m. on Friday, Sept. 2, 2011 at McCoy Chapel of Memories.
Solano died Wednesday, Aug. 31, 2011 in Snyder.