Officer Joe Ornelas is the on call PIO from Friday evening through Monday morning. Joe will issue press releases for overnight events on Saturday and Sunday mornings by 11:00 a.m. At his discretion, he may be available for soundbites on calls related to published press releases.
For information on breaking overnight calls, please phone our Dispatch Supervisor at 409-880-3865. The Dispatch Supervisor will give you basic information and you can then send a photographer or reporter to the scene. Once on scene, you may obtain additional information from the on scene Patrol Supervisor.