Judge Patricia Ashcroft Retires after Distinguished Career

On Friday afternoon dozens of friends, colleagues and family members gathered at the Forney Sub Courthouse to wish farewell to Justice of the Peace for Precinct 2, Patricia B. Ashcroft.

A longtime resident of Forney, Judge Ashcroft served as the Municipal Judge for Forney for many years before being elected as Kaufman County Justice of the Peace for Precinct 2 in January 2011.


Forney Police Chase Suspect from Gateway Blvd to Wills Point

On Monday, March 12, 2018 at 10:18 p.m., the Forney Police Department tried to initiate a traffic stop at E/B US Hwy 80 and Gateway Blvd. The offender refused to stop, and a 36 min chase ensued.

The suspect vehicle was disabled near US Hwy 80 and 4th Street in Wills Point, Texas.

With the assistance of the Van Zandt County Sheriff’s Office, Texas Department of Public Safety, Wills Point Police Department, and the Kaufman County Sheriff’s Department, the offender was taken into custody.

Arrested was 36-year-old Aaron Woodcock, w/m of Rowlett, Texas. Woodcock is charged with MB DWI, MA Resisting Arrest, and STJF Evading. Woodcock was transported the Kaufman County Jail.

The Forney Police Department wishes to thank all the assisting agencies for their help and to all the Law Enforcement Officers who showed commendable restraint resulting in a safe conclusion to this incident.

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