Posted on: September 15, 2023
Boerne Police Department Lt. Chris Walk was among 199 law enforcement officers from across the country and the world to graduate from the FBI National Academy Sept. 14, 2023.
The academy invites only the top one percent of law enforcement officers to atten...Read more about Lt. Walk.
Posted on: September 11, 2023
The City of Boerne is a 2023 recipient of the ICMA Local Government Excellence Award in Community Partnerships for the reimaging of the Police Department’s mental health officer (MHO) position and the City’s efforts to collaborate with area partners on me...Read about the award.
Posted on: May 1, 2023
What began as a routine drive home from a conference on April 22 became anything but for Officer Rebecca Foley of the Boerne Police Department.
“I had just stopped for gas and was on the last leg of the trip before getting home,” Foley said.
As she approach...Read more on this story.
Posted on: April 20, 2023
The Boerne Police Department held its annual awards ceremony April 18, 2023, and several officers were honored for exemplary service for their work in 2022.
The following awards were given during the ceremony:
See the awards.
- Officer of the Year
- Dispatcher of the Year
- Top Gu...
Posted on: July 8, 2022
The Boerne Police Department promoted 11 officers at a ceremony on Thursday, July 7, 2022, led by Chief Steve Perez.
Perez introduced each officer and read a list of accomplishments and recognitions they have received during their service in the department...See the honorees.
Posted on: January 12, 2022
The Boerne Police Department now has a dedicated mental health officer on staff to provide additional levels of support and attention to people in a mental health crisis.
Officer Rebecca Foley, with the department since 2013, assumed the role of mental hea...Read about the new position.
Posted on: February 1, 2022
City Manager Ben Thatcher announced Tuesday, Feb. 1, 2022, that Steve Perez has been promoted to Police Chief for the Boerne Police Department. Perez has been serving as the Interim Assistant Police Chief since the retirement of Police Chief Jim Kohler in...Read about Chief Perez.
Posted on: February 16, 2022
Incoming Chief of Police Steve Perez announced this week that Lt. Cody Lackey has been promoted to Assistant Chief of the Boerne Police Department.
Lackey, who has been with the department since 2004, assumes the position after the retirement of Assistant ...Read about AC Lackey.
Posted on: February 25, 2022
Steve Perez sworn in as Chief of Police
A new generation of leadership is at the helm of the Boerne Police Department after the new Chief of Police and Assistant Chief of Police were sworn in Friday, Feb. 25, 2022.
Both men showed the heart behind the badge...Read about the ceremony.
Posted on: March 4, 2022
It was just another dog day at the office for Boerne Police Department K-9 Emma until a call came in to assist another agency. Emma and her handler, Cpl. Brandon Goudreau, ended up helping uncover 100 pounds of marijuana during a traffic stop March 3.
The ...Read about the bust.
Posted on: January 25, 2022
The Boerne Police Department held an officer promotion ceremony Jan. 21, 2022, that marked several firsts in the department’s history.
The ceremony included the promotion of seven officers, including the first promotion of a woman officer in department his...See the recognitions.
Posted on: June 14, 2021
The Boerne Police Department held a ribbon-cutting ceremony at its brand-new K-9 training facility over the weekend.
The facility features a kennel space, a K-9 washing station and a large fenced-in training area where officers and their K-9s can learn the...Read about the project.