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New volunteer opportunity
Community members would serve as volunteer translators and assist patrol officers responding to various calls for service.

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GHPAL
The Greater Houston Police Activities League (GHPAL) is actively recruiting Houston area youth ages 8-18 and adult volunteers to participate in athlete, educational and mentoring activities.

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Community Events
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HPD has a new blog where you can see upcoming events, pictures and descriptions of past events, and find information to contact HPD Public Affairs Community Relations.
Homicide Division
Cold Cases
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GHPAL (Greater Houston Police Activities League)The Greater Houston Police Activities League (GHPAL) and the Houston Parks and Recreation Department (HPARD) are teaming up to provide year-round Youth Sports Programming in 13 neighborhood parks!
Young people, ages 9 – 17, will learn new sports skills in flag football, basketball, baseball and soccer while receiving mentoring in leadership development and healthy living by GHPAL and HPARD staff
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Citizens’ Police Academy Houston Citizens’ Police Academy
Sign up for the Citizens’ Police Academy spring Classes
Houston Citizens’ Police Academy Flyer

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HPD CareersNew Higher Salaries!
HPD is now hiring for our upcoming classes.  HPD offers a rewarding career, exceptional benefits and a competitive salary.  To apply and learn more visit hpdcareer.com.
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Robbery Division Active Cases Robbery Division Active Cases
The HPD Robbery Division now has its own public webpage with information on open cases. Please visit us at www.HoustonPoliceRobbery.Org

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Making a Difference Making a Difference
Has a HPD Officer or Civilian Employee provided you with exceptional service? Let Chief Acevedo know. Read commendations sent in by the community for HPD personnel.
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Investigation into Shooting at 5560 Gasmer Road

Investigation into Fatal Crash at 4800 Main Street

Suspect Arrested, Charged in Incident at 2303 West Tidwell Road

Investigation into Fatal Shooting at 403 Loper Avenue

Investigation into Fatal Shooting at 3500 Fountain View Drive

Investigation into Fatal Crash at 5800 Eastex Freeway

Investigation into Shooting at 7121 Cullen Boulevard

Investigation into Fatal Shooting at 3905 Lockwood Drive

Investigation into Stabbing at 9510 Beechnut Street

Investigation into Shooting at 146 Theron Street

Investigation into Shooting at 6200 Elm Street

Investigation into Shooting at 7101 Bellerive Drive

Investigation into Fatal Crash at 15600 Eastex Freeway

Investigation into Male Found Deceased at 5951 Beldart Street

Investigation into Remains Found at 4100 Almeda Genoa Road

Investigation into Shooting at 3814 Cloverbrook Drive

UPDATE: Suspect Charged, Wanted in Shooting at 3631 North Macgregor Way

Investigation into Fatal Crash at 7000 North Loop East

Investigation into Shooting at 10591 Emnora Lane

Investigation into Shooting at 3200 Truxillo Street

Investigation into Fatal Shooting at 12261 Fondren Road

Investigation into Fatal Shooting at 11959 South Sam Houston Parkway South

Investigation into Fatal Shooting at 13200 Fondren Road

Investigation into Shooting at 2900 Travis Street

Investigation into Fatal Crash at 400 Greens Road

Investigation into Assault at 8565 West Sam Houston Parkway

Investigation into Fatal Shooting at 6353 Richmond Avenue

Suspect Arrested, Charged in Shooting at 1600 West Loop South

Investigation into Fatal Crash at 5000 Westheimer Road

Investigation into Incident at 6531 Capridge Drive

Investigation into Fatal Crash at 4705 Telephone Road

UPDATE: Investigation into Male Found Deceased at 900 Commerce Street

Investigation into Male Found Deceased at 900 Commerce Street

UPDATE: Suspect Arrested, Charged in Fatal Shooting at 2840 Shadowbriar Drive

Investigation into Fatal Crash at 11800 East Freeway

Investigation into Shooting at 8935 Cullen Boulevard

Investigation into Shooting at 13501 Ella Boulevard

Suspect Arrested, Charged in Stabbing at 12002 Richmond Avenue

Suspect Arrested, Charged in Shooting at 1251 Wilcrest Drive

Investigation into Stabbing at 10254 Tangiers Street

Suspect Arrested, Charged in Shooting at 1251 Wilcrest Drive

Investigation into Man Found Deceased at 3808 Audley Street

Investigation into Fatal Shooting at 6918 Landor Street

Suspect Arrested, Charged in Assault at 3715 Luca Street

Investigation into Fatal Crash at 6800 Southwest Freeway

Investigation into Shooting Incident at 3631 North MacGregor Way

Investigation into Shooting at 8116 Garland Street

UPDATE: Suspect Arrested, Charged in Man's Death at 200 Delmar

Investigation into Fatal Crash at 11100 Southwest Freeway

Investigation into Fatal Shooting at 900 Moody Street

Investigation into Fatal Shooting at 5000 Ridgeway Drive

Investigation into Fatal Crash at 11600 South Freeway

Investigation into Shooting at 12810 Jutland Road

Investigation into Fatal Crash at 10700 Fuqua Street

Investigation into Shooting at 6045 Fondren Road

Investigation into Fatal Stabbing, Shooting at 8535 South Braeswood Boulevard

Investigation into Fatal Crash at 12018 Briar Forest Drive

Investigation into Shooting at 801 West Little York Road

Investigation into Shooting at 3100 Fountain View Drive

Suspect Arrested, Charged in Fatal Shooting at 3119 Bay Street

Suspect Arrested, Charged in Assault at 3806 Solo Street

Investigation into Fatal Crash at 11515 U.S. Highway 90

Investigation into Two Deaths at 1425 Mansfield Street

UPDATE: Surveillance Photo Released, Person of Interest Sought in Shooting at 3401 Ocee Street

Investigation into Fatal Shooting at 13223 Champions Centre Drive

Investigation into Shooting at 1201 Wilcrest Drive

Investigation into Shooting at 8200 Garden Parks Drive

Investigation into Shooting Incident at 7400 Scott Street

Investigation into Shooting at 3401 Ocee Street

Investigation into Shooting at 4700 Ward

Investigation into Fatal Shooting at 2800 Post Oak Boulevard

UPDATE: Additional Charges Filed in Three Fatal Shootings in Southwest Houston

Investigation into Shooting at 606 Uvalde Road

Investigation into Man's Death at 2525 SSgt Macario Garcia Drive

Investigation into Man's Death at 10371 Stella Link Road

Investigation into Fatal Crash at 12700 Northwest Freeway

Investigation into Shooting at 9635 Scott Street

UPDATE: Suspect Arrested, Charged in Shooting at 6630 Harbor Town Drive

UPDATE: Suspect Arrested, Charged in Shooting at 6500 Willowbend Drive

Investigation into Shooting at 8000 West Tidwell Road

Investigation into Shooting at 3802 Faulkner Street

Suspect Arrested, Charged in Shooting at 1818 Lingard Park Court

Investigation into Stabbing at 11800 City Park Central Lane

Investigation into Fatal Crash at 8600 Westbranch Drive

Suspect Arrested, Charged in Three Fatal Shootings in Southwest Houston

Investigation into Assault at 40 Berry Road

Suspect Arrested, Charged in Fatal Crash at 7800 Irvington Boulevard

Investigation into Shooting at 6630 Harbor Town Drive

Investigation into Shooting at 9510 Beechnut Street

Investigation into Stabbing at 6628 Avenue P

Investigation into Man Found Deceased at 6200 Hermann Park Drive

Investigation into Fatal Shooting at 4 Maxey Road

Investigation into Fatal Stabbing at 3800 Liberty Road

Surveillance Video Released in Fatal Shooting at 800 Jefferson Street

Investigation into Shooting at 13902 White Heather Drive

Surveillance Video Released in Fatal Shooting at 800 Jefferson Street

Suspect Arrested, Charged in Fatal Crash at 5900 Scott Street

Investigation into Fatal Shooting at 4407 Mowery Road

Investigation into Fatal Crash at 6500 North Freeway

Investigation into Fatal Shooting at 11002 Hammerly Boulevard

Investigation into Death of HPD Officer in Crash at 17050 Imperial Valley Drive

Investigation into Fatal Crash at 6800 Gessner Road

Suspect Arrested, Charged in Fatal Crash at 1800 Reed Road

Investigation into Fatal Crash at 4600 Yale Street

Surveillance Video of Possible Abduction at 2400 North Boulevard

Suspect Arrested, Charged in Fatal Shooting at 9118 Shagbark Drive

Investigation into Stabbing at 8000 West Tidwell Road

Investigation into Fatal Shooting on 1300 Andrews Street

Suspect Arrested, Charged in Stabbing at 633 Rushcreek

Investigation into Fatal Shooting at 17435 Imperial Valley Drive

Investigation into Fatal Crash at 5100 North Eldridge Parkway

Suspect Arrested, Charged in Fatal Shooting at 301 West Little York Road

Investigation into Fatal Crash at 22600 Eastex Freeway

Investigation into Shooting at 10110 Forum Park Drive

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Chief of Police

Chief of Police Art AcevedoArt Acevedo was sworn-in as Chief of the Houston Police Department (HPD) on November 30, 2016.
Chief Acevedo leads a department of 5,200 sworn law enforcement officers and 1,200 civilian support personnel with an annual general fund budget of $825 million in the fourth largest city in the United States.
Chief Acevedo believes good communication is vital for a successful community and steadily works to strengthen the bond between the community and its police department.  
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