Category: Van Alstyne News

Two vehicle crash July 20

Two vehicle crash July 20

| July 23, 2022 | Reply

By Mary Jane Farmer, for Van Alstyne News, Scene In Town, Photos courtesy of Van Alstyne Police A two-vehicle crash Wednesday evening (July 20) caused one car to go up in flames and the driver of the second car to go to jail on numerous felony charges. Van Alstyne Police Lt. Steven Hayslip said the […]

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Police Reports ending 6.9.22

Police Reports ending 6.9.22

| June 10, 2022 | Reply

By Mary Jane Farmer for the Van Alstyne News/Scene in Town Van Alstyne Police answered 1,072 calls for service between May 25 and June 8, reported Police Lt. Steve Hayslip. Of these, they made numerous arrests. Arrests May 16 — A woman and her former husband, both from Crowley, Texas, were driving south on U.S. […]

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April is Child Abuse Awareness & Prevention Month

April is Child Abuse Awareness & Prevention Month

| April 13, 2022 | Reply

By Mary Jane Farmer, for the Van Alstyne News, Scene In Town NOTE:  Having been both a licensed foster care provider and a Court Appointed Special Advocate for children, this reporter has seen multiple horrifying cases of child abuse and how it affects the victims. This subject holds near and dear to my heart! This […]

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Scammers or Scamblers — They are out for your money!

Scammers or Scamblers — They are out for your money!

| April 2, 2022 | Reply

By Mary Jane Farmer for the Van Alstyne News, Scene In Town  Van Alstyne Police Lt. Steven Hayslip issued several words of caution about several scams which local residents have reported to them in the past few weeks. Virtual Kidnapping  — Imagine getting a phone call and the caller saying, “Your daughter’s been kidnapped.” One […]

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Police Reports-March 9-29, 2022

Police Reports-March 9-29, 2022

| March 31, 2022 | Reply

By Mary Jane Farmer for the Van Alstyne News, Scene In Town — Since March 9, Van Alstyne Police have received 1,838 calls for service, reported Police Lt. Steven Hayslip. Arrests March 24 — A pursuit from Van Alstyne in to Collin County resulted in the arrest of the driver, a Mansfield man. Hayslip said […]

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