DPS Names New Chief Of The Texas Rangers Earl Pearson, a 28-year veteran of the Texas Department of Public Safety, has been named chief of the Texas Ranger Division. With his promotion, Pearson becomes the first black Senior Ranger Captain and the first black DPS division chief.
The Rangers are the oldest state law enforcement body in the United States. Col. Homer Garrison, Jr., long-time director of the Texas Department of Public Safety, famously described the Texas Rangers as "Men who could not be stampeded."
Day Trip outside of Fredericksburg McKinney Falls State Park (photo by: Jim Nix) is a state park located at the southeastern edge of Austin, Texas, United States around the confluence of Onion and Williamson Creeks and is administered by the Texas Parks and Wildlife Department. Wikipedia For more info: www.tpwd.state.tx.us/state-parks/mckinney-falls