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Long Awaited Security Measures Taking Shape at The Webb County Justice Center

(Laredo) Security has been beefed up the Justice Center by the Webb County Sheriff’s Department.  Sheriff Cuellar explained that the increased security has been long overdue and has been in the works since his administration took office being held back because of  financial reasons by the Security Commission.    “We made a security presentation back in April  but the commission failed to act upon his request citing financial reasons”.   The Sheriff’s Department took the initiative for providing extra security measures using forfieture funds from the Sheriff’s Department.  The increased security has been …

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[23 Sep 2009 | No Comment | ]
Mayor Proclaims National Child Passenger Safety Month

Courtesy Raul Leal,
Mayor Raul Salinas proclaimed National Child Passenger Safety Month and September 26th as National Seat Check Saturday on September 22 at the Laredo City Council Chambers. Mayor Salinas stressed the importance of the parent’s role to model seat belt usage to children. He also stated that safety for all vehicle passengers is of the utmost importance. The Texas Migrant Council with collaborative agencies will be sponsoring a Child Passenger Safety seat check event on Saturday, September 26 from
10 a.m.-2 p.m. at the TMC parking lot located at 5102 …