Alerts, Reports, & Updates

January 11, 2017 – Updated

Tonight the Ballinger PD attempted to stop a stolen 2005 silver Dodge pickup with Colorado plates #AQE 807. The vehicle eluded the Officer while going through a field. The driver is described as a slender white male covered in tattoos and a medium built white male passenger. The vehicle was stolen from Denver, CO around December 25, 2016. If anyone has seen this vehicle, please contact your local law enforcement.

The vehicle was located wrecked out on FRIDAY 2111 just north of town. The suspect are still at large and appears to have a female with them as well. Suspects maybe looking at stealing another vehicle to leave the area. PLEASE lock your vehicles and report any suspicious activity.

Update January 12, 2017
The suspects from last night’s pursuit have been apprehend and is currently being held at the Runnels Co Jail pending charges. Ballinger PD would like to thank all the residents that had called reporting any suspicious activity or people.

August 17, 2016

The Ballinger PD and the Ballinger VFD is responded to a Fire alarm at the Tractor Supply where the key holder detected smoke.


August 17, 2016 – Updated

Ballinger Police Department is needing to identify this man. He is the suspect in a incident involving a stolen vehicle. The vehicle was stolen around 0600 hrs on August 11th at the Ballinger Short Stop. The stolen vehicle was also used in a robbery that occurred last night in Abilene. The vehicle has been recovered but the suspect is still at large.
If you have any information please contact us at 325-365-3591, all information gathered will be confidential.

Update….August 14, 2016. We have found and identified the driver and the van. We are still currently looking for identifying information for the male. So far all we have is a name of Demarkus Wilson .