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COVID-19 Related Documents and Declarations

Courthouse re-opening plan
Judiciary Opening Plan
Sheriff Zena Stephens has SUSPENDED VISITATION at the Jefferson County Correctional Facility until further notice. Phone privileges will remain in effect. - 3/13/2020

Warrants for Two Sex Offenders

The Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office Felony Fugitive Warrant Division is currently searching for two Sex Offenders. Deputies are searching for 55 year old John Allen Hall of Beaumont who is wanted for Failure to Register as a Sex Offender and 44 year old Brian Edward Hawley, also of Beaumont, who is wanted for Continuous Sexual Abuse of a Child as well as two counts of Indecency with a Child. **NOTE**Hawley’s mugshot is 5 years old. If you know the location of either suspect, contact Crime Stoppers at 409-833-TIPS, www.833tips or download the P3 App. You will not be asked your name and you could be eligible for a cash reward. For information and photo’s of other wanted persons, check out our website at


11/18/2019 3:16 PM
Crystal Holmes, PIO