UPDATED: Wednesday, January 15, 2014 - 10:03pm
McLennan County, TX — The McLennan County Sheriff’s Office made more than 3,600 arrests in 2013.
Deputies attempted to serve 4,700 arrest warrants in 2013 compared to 854 in 2012, authorities said.
Courthouse security officers arrested 667 people in 2013 and seized 1,334 contraband items.
Another 348 arrests were made at the county jail visitation center.
The sheriff’s park patrol arrested two-dozen people.
Deputies recovered $207,210 in stolen property, seized drugs with a street value of $86,631, and helped other agencies seize another $444,040 worth of illegal drugs.
The sheriff’s office responded to 35,186 calls in 2013, a 35 percent increase from 2012, when deputies responded to 26,066 calls.