TSCRA’s Larry Gray, executive director of law enforcement, talks about what it takes to be a TSCRA Special Ranger and what they do on the KGNC radio News Now radio show. Click here to listen…
A Cisco man was arrested Jan. 12 on a charge of felony theft of livestock in the case of a horse stolen from a rancher in Mason County. The investigation was led by TSCRA Special Rangers Mike Barr and Wayne Goodman with assistance from TSCRA Special Ranger Gary Baros. Barr said he met with the […]
TSCRA Special Ranger Marvin Wills, Dist. 15, was top recruiter in the 2015 membership contest for special rangers. The grand prize for top recruiter was a paid trip to the National Finals Rodeo in Las Vegas.
TSCRA Special Ranger Jimmy Dickson, Dist. 14 in East Texas, reports the theft of 10 head of cattle from a property in Freestone County. Some time between Aug. 18 and 24 a thief or thieves removed a chain and lock from a gate to steal the 9 red unbranded heifers and 1 black cow branded […]
TSCRA has named David Duncan, Fort Davis, as special ranger for District 18 in West Texas. Duncan has more than 40 years of law enforcement experience. Most recently, he worked as a TxDPS Texas Ranger as a staff lieutenant where he supervised Joint Operations and Intelligence Centers in Marfa, Del Rio and El Paso. As a Texas Ranger, he also worked with state and local law enforcement agencies on border enforcement efforts. Additionally, Duncan has experience as a city police officer, sheriff’s deputy, highway patrolman and an auto theft investigator. Duncan replaces TSCRA Special Ranger Mike Barr, who moved to District 26.
TSCRA Special Ranger Gary Baros, Dist. 25 in far South Texas, reports the theft of a tan championship roping saddle from a property in Goliad County. TSCRA Special Ranger Bart Perrier, Dist. 4 in northern Central Oklahoma, also reports a black motley-faced heifer missing from a property near Orlando in Payne County.
TSCRA John Cummings, Dist. 5 in northeast Oklahoma, reports the death of two cows shot from a Wagoner County road near Porter some time between Jan. 21 and 22. One cow was brown and between 7 to 8 years old with an ear tag reading #5W. The second cow was a white cow, aged 5 […]
Across the country, cattle prices continue to climb. That means profits for some ranchers — and huge potential payoffs for cattle thieves. Drought in states like Texas and Oklahoma caused the cost of feed to rise, forcing ranchers to sell off their cattle stock. Now that feed prices are back down this fall, ranchers are […]
TSCRA Special Ranger Jimmy Dickson, Dist. 14, reports 4 heifers missing from a property near Rice in Navarro County. The cattle went missing some time between Sept. 9 and 11 and were possibly originally estray, but now may be stolen. Missing are a heavy bred Brahman heifer, a bred Hereford heifer and 4 black Angus […]
A Mississippi man was charged on Wednesday, Sept. 10, in the District Court of Rogers County, Okla., on felony obtaining property with a bogus check. Texas and Southwestern Cattle Raisers Association (TSCRA) Special Ranger Bart Perrier led the investigation.