Nacogdoches man charged with five felonies in sexual assault case

NACOGDOCHES COUNTY, Texas – Nacogdoches County Sheriff’s Office deputies arrested a county resident on five felony charges Monday as the result of an investigation into allegations of sexual assault. Johnathan Dereck Rogers, 26, was booked into the Nacogdoches County jail on three second-degree felonies for indecency with a child – sexual contact, two third-degree felonies […]

Residents encouraged to report storm damages

NACOGDOCHES COUNTY, Texas – Nacogdoches County residents whose homes, businesses or agricultural facilities were damaged in storms that have battered the area since April are encouraged to file a report with the Texas Division of Emergency Management. Nacogdoches County Judge Greg Sowell issued a disaster declaration for the county on May 31, a day after […]

319 lbs of promethazine seized in weekend traffic stop

NACOGDOCHES COUNTY, Texas – NCSO deputies seized 19 cases of prescription medication in a vehicle stop over the weekend in the latest instance of an ongoing drug trafficking trend. Around 1 a.m. on April 13, deputies pulled over a white 2023 Hyundai for a traffic violation while traveling in the 4000 block of South Street […]

Fatal fire under investigation

NACOGDOCHES COUNTY, Texas – A fire that took the life of a Nacogdoches County woman is under investigation by the Nacogdoches County Sheriff’s Office and the State Fire Marshal’s Office. No immediate signs of foul play were observed at the scene of the fire, which occurred in the 200 block of CR 5011 in the […]

Large quantity of drugs seized in suspected human trafficking incident

NACOGDOCHES COUNTY, Texas – A Tuesday-night traffic stop by Nacogdoches County Sheriff’s Office deputies resulted in numerous felony charges for three Wisconsin residents who are suspected of human trafficking. Luis Emmanuel Quevedo-Vasquez, 29, Carmen Guadalupe Diaz, 24, and Christina Soledad Soler, 32, all of Green Bay, were taken into custody in the incident, which began […]


NACOGDOCHES,TX (APRIL 3, 2024): Nacogdoches Police have released the name of the victim of Monday’s fatality accident in the 100 block of N.E. Stallings Dr. The victim was identified to be Tyrone Rausaw, 62 years of age, from Nacogdoches,Tx. This investigation is ongoing and as further information becomes available it will be released.


NACOGDOCHES,TX (APRIL 3, 2024): At approximately 4:03 p.m. on October 28, 2023, officers with the Nacogdoches Police Department responded to 128 S. Stone St. for a welfare check. Officers arrived finding two women deceased at the residence from suspected gunshot wounds. Investigating NPD Officers were able to identify the deceased as Laura Jean Sanford and […]


NACOGDOCHES,TX (APRIL 1, 2024): Nacogdoches Police responded to the 100 block of N.E. Stallings Dr. around 5:13 p.m. this afternoon after receiving calls of a major accident involving a passenger vehicle that had left the roadway and struck an adult male. The adult male that was struck by the passenger vehicle was declared deceased on […]