The Premiere Website For Police News In Texas

          



 

Crenshaw Named Jefferson County District Attorney
US Attorney John Bales
   
 
More Today's News:
ߦ   3400+ pot plants seized in Brazoria County
ߦ   Abilene woman found guilty of injury to a child
ߦ   Alvin Police Dept - Weekly Offense/Arrests Reports
ߦ   Antitrust Division Issues 2017 Annual Newsletter
ߦ   Arkansas Faces Lawsuits Over Plan To Kill 8 Men In 10 Days
ߦ   Burnet County Sheriff's Office - Inmate/Arrests Summary
ߦ   Cops bust Montgomery County drug and money-laundering operation
ߦ   Fatal Traffic Crash at 7000 Bissonnet
ߦ   Federal Prison For Firearms Smuggling Ringleader
ߦ   Former Texas Congressman and Associate Indicted for Multi-Year Fraud Scheme
ߦ   GOTCHA!!!!
ߦ   Homicide Investigators Seek Information in Murder Of Local Man
ߦ   Mississippi execution statute seeks firing squad as possible death penalty method
ߦ   Paris Police Dept - Daily Activity Summary - Mug Shots
ߦ   Paris Police Dept - Daily Arrests Summary
ߦ   Seahawks QB Boykin arrested after Dallas car crash
ߦ   Supreme Court blocks Texas execution over disability
ߦ   Unlicensed plastic surgeon is convicted of murder after she injected industrial-grade silicone into client's backside to give her a 'Wee Wee Booty'
ߦ   SUBSCRIBE To Texas Police News
ߦ   FREE Income Tax Preparation
ߦ   Employment
ߦ   Police News - Calendar of Events
ߦ   8 Injured In Major Accident in the 2600 block of Howell Street
ߦ   Burnet County Sheriff's Office - Inmate/Arrests Summary
ߦ   Deputy shoots suspect accused of trying to run him over in Harris County
ߦ   Fatal Shooting at 4615 North Shepherd
ߦ   Federal Jury Convicts Doctor of $40 Million Medicare Fraud
ߦ   HCSO Homicide Need Information In Murder Investigation
ߦ   HPD Chief to Receive Recognition from Massachusetts House of Representatives
ߦ   Investigation into Fatal Crash at 10300 Bissonnet
ߦ   Investigation into Fatal Shooting at 8600 Sandspoint Drive
ߦ   Man leads DPS on high-speed chase from Beaumont
ߦ   Paris Police Dept - Daily Activity Summary - Mug Shots
ߦ   Paris Police Dept - Weekend Arrests Summary
ߦ   Retired HPD officer shoots knife-wielding neighbor in leg, HCSO says

   Next >>
 
Search Archives:

Davilyn Walston
Public Information Officer/Law Enforcement Coordinator
U.S. Attorney's Office/Eastern District of Texas

Crenshaw Named Jefferson County District Attorney 
 
BEAUMONT, Texas – An Assistant United States Attorney in the Beaumont Office of the U.S. Attorney has been appointed to serve as the next Jefferson County District Attorney, announced U.S. Attorney John M. Bales.
 
On Jan. 27, 2014, Texas Gov. Rick Perry appointed AUSA Cory Crenshaw as the District Attorney for Jefferson County, Texas.  Crenshaw replaces long-time DA Tom Maness who retired in December 2013. 
 
Crenshaw, 34, is a native of Beaumont and a 1997 graduate of Kelly High School.  Crenshaw attended Baylor University where he received a degree in history and then earned his law degree at Texas Tech University in 2004. Crenshaw began his career in prosecution in Bryan/College Station in 2005 as a state felony prosecutor where his caseload focused mainly on child sex predators and gang offenders. In 2010, Crenshaw began his federal career in the Southern District of Texas as an Assistant U.S. Attorney in McAllen, Texas.  His heavy border caseload focused on narcotics, immigration, and firearm offenses.  He joined the Eastern District of Texas in December 2012 where he served in the Beaumont office prosecuting complex drug trafficking crimes as part of the Organized Crime Drug Enforcement Task Force (OCDETF).   
 
“We are excited for Cory and Jefferson County,” said U.S. Attorney Bales.  “Judge Maness’ legacy of achievement will not be tarnished by Cory’s stewardship.  Naturally, we look forward to continuing our close partnership with the Jefferson County District Attorney’s Office.”
 
The Eastern District of Texas is comprised of 43 counties stretching from the Gulf of Mexico to the Oklahoma/Texas border.  There are 6 staffed offices located in Beaumont, Lufkin, Tyler, Texarkana, Plano and Sherman with over 50 federal prosecutors.

Post a comment
Name/Nickname:
(required)
Email Address: (must be a valid address)
(will not be published or shared)
Comments: (plain text only)
Printer Friendly Format  Printer Friendly Format    Send to a Friend  Send to a Friend    RSS Feed  RSS Feed
  Facebook   Share link on Twitter Tweet  


© 1999-2017 The Police News. All rights reserved.