Observations all along the line - Kimball & the Southern Panhandle First

Revamped Police Department Keeping Busy

Two New Officers Join Force; Department Takes 209 Calls Since June

Chief Jose Ruiz of the Kimball Police Department reported at the Kimball City Council on meeting a lengthy list of happenings.

During the council meeting, the department also added two more officers to the ranks. New Kimball policemen include Sgt. Jose Barboza and Officer Colton McKenzie.

Meanwhile, the department is in the process of nine abatements regarding residential maintence, while 16 have been completed, and three abatements are with the city attorney.

In response to the semi-parking ordinance, the police have driven around town and contacted individuals violating the ordinance. They h...