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Comparison of Deputy Numbers & Bodies Found

County Comparions of Deputy Numbers and Body Count

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Brooks County Body Count 2011 2012

Monthly Body Count Comparison

Source: Brooks County Sheriff's Office

Deputy Starting Salary Comparison

Source: Respective County Sheriff's Offices

Reporter's Notebook - Brooks County

  • A Day in the Life of a US Border Patrol Agent Stationed in Falfurrias, Texas

    May 2, 2013

    A Page Out of a Reporter's Notebook:

    Had I known then what I know now...

    The idea to ride along with the federal agents sounded great and exciting! It sounded like an easy report to shoot!

    I had never followed U.S. Border Patrol agents. The most I knew about the work they do... more »

  • 24 Hours on the Backroads of Brooks

    April 25, 2013

    A Page Out of a Reporter's Notebook:

    A 24-hour ride along with deputies sounds fun, right?

    You're out on the road, in the thick of it with officers of the law to respond to call after call of chase, bailout, stash house and illegal immigrants walking through rugged terrain.

    Following the deputies in... more »

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