Constable DeForest, team recover stolen vehicle

Conroe, June 25 – On Tuesday June 23, 2020, Pct. 2 Deputy Constable J. Smith, of Precinct 2 Constable Gene DeForest’s team, observed a silver Toyota Tacoma pickup on State Highway 105 East passing vehicles in the left turn lane at a high rate of speed.  As Deputy Smith pursued the truck, the driver made […]

Constable De Forest’s Deputies complete marijuana possession arrests on Magnolia Bend Drive

Conroe, June 30 – On June 24, 2019, Lieutenant W. Gladden of Constable Gene De Forest’s Precinct 2 Constable team stopped a speeding vehicle in the 13000 block of Magnolia Bend Drive and discovered the driver to be in possession of marijuana. Upon initiating the traffic stop, Lieutenant Gladden identified the driver as Christian Hooper, […]

Constable De Forest’s Office arrests Elzy for possession of meth, other drugs

Conroe, May 31 – On May 22, 2019, Deputy B. Davis of Constable Gene De Forest’s Pct. 2 Constable’s Office conducted a traffic stop in the 600 block of River Plantation Drive, Conroe.   During the stop, Deputy Davis discovered methamphetamine, marijuana, LSD, oxycodone, xanex, knives, scales typically used to weigh narcotics for resale and a […]

Precinct 2 Montgomery County Constable De Forest’s team finds narcotics, drug paraphernalia, packaging materials, and more during search warrant execution

Conroe, February 14 – Precinct 2 Montgomery County Constable Gene De Forest’s Office announced this afternoon that at about 11 a.m., Monday, January 19, 2019, Montgomery County Precinct 2 Constable Gene DeForest’s deputies, assisted by the Conroe Police Department’s SWAT Team, executed a “no knock” narcotics search warrant in the 700 block of Trevino Lane […]

Precinct 2 Constable’s traffic stop nabs convicted felon with meth, firearm

Conroe, February 12 – On Saturday, February 9, 2019, at approximately 3:30 p.m., Montgomery County Precinct 2 Constable’s Office Lieutenant W. L. Gladden observed a suspicious vehicle on Ponderosa Circle in the Magnolia Bend subdivision.  As Lieutenant Gladden approached the vehicle, it left the area quickly and pulled in at a residence there. As Officer Gladden […]

Precinct 2 Constable Gene De Forest to celebrate five decades in law enforcement on “It’s Hammer Time” at noon

Montgomery County, January 25 – Precinct 2 Montgomery County Constable Gene De Forest will celebrate more than five decades in law enforcement on “It’s Hammer Time,” the popular Facebook Live/YouTube show at MCP.TV today (Friday, January 25, 2019) at 12 noon. De Forest will discuss his perspective on how law enforcement has changed over the […]

Constable De Forest’s team chases down, arrests perp Lingo

Conroe, November 21 – On the afternoon of Thursday, November 1, 2018, Precinct 2 Constable’s Deputy Jose Torres  of Constable Gene De Forest’s Office was working traffic enforcement in the area of North Loop 336. He observed and subsequently stopped a black motorcycle which was displaying an altered license plate. As he was exiting his patrol vehicle to […]

General government contrasted with law enforcement: the Great Philosophical Divide projects the divide between the negatives and the positives

Conroe, October 6 – A reader asked why The Golden Hammer, Montgomery County’s leading daily newspaper is sometimes so very negative and sometimes so very positive. The answer is the Great Philosophical Divide: there are some functions that government is great at accomplishing while there are other functions at which government is just plain terrible. That’s […]