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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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Homicide
Cold Case Squad
on unsolved murder
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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 Incident at 7913 Sparta Street

Suspect Arrested, Charged in Fatal Crash at 7000 Airline Drive

Investigation into Male Found Deceased at 1600 Keene Street

Investigation into Fatal Crash at 4900 Tidwell Road

Update: Suspect Arrested, Charged in Fatal Shooting at 6200 Beechnut Street

Composite Sketch Released in Sexual Assault Investigation at 10200 Harwin Drive

Suspect Arrested, Charged in Assault at 9202 Rosehaven Drive

Investigation into Two Persons Found Deceased at 15803 Heatherdale Drive

Investigation into Shooting Incident at 3502 Lydia Street

Suspect Charged, Wanted in Fatal Shooting at 2909 Hayes Road

Investigation into Fatal Crash at 8700 Irvington Boulevard

Update: Person of Interest Wanted for Questioning in 2018 Shooting at 8900 Westheimer

Investigation into Fatal Crash at 5306 Mackinaw Street

Surveillance Video Released in Kidnapping Incident at 11422 Southwest Freeway

Investigation into Fatal Shooting at 4302 Dreyfus Street

Suspect Charged, Wanted in Shooting at 1484 Lockwood Drive

Investigation into Fatal Shooting at 4302 Dreyfus Street

Investigation into Deceased Male at 4500 Martin Luther King Boulevard

Investigation into Fatal Shooting at 200 East 44th Street

Investigation into Fatal Shooting at 3823 Richmond Avenue

Investigation into Shooting at 2500 Berry Street

Suspect Investigation into Shooting at 3810 Liberty Road

Suspect Arrested, Charged in Fatal Shooting at 11700 Southwest Freeway

Investigation into Stabbing at 6130 Werner Street

Investigation into Fatal Crash at 7600 East Freeway

Investigation into Shooting at 11800 Scott Street

5th UPDATE: Two Additional Suspects Charged in 2017 Fatal Shooting at 6833 London Street

HPD Seeks Public's Help in Locating Possible Serial Sexual Assault Suspect

Investigation into Shooting Incident at 736 Greens Road

Investigation into Deceased Male at 12000 Parcel Three Street

Suspect Arrested, Charged in Fatal Shooting at 7526 Martin Luther King Boulevard

Investigation into Fatal Crash at 8700 West F.M. 1960 Road

Investigation into Fatal Shooting at 5414 Airline Drive

Suspects Arrested, Charged in 2018 Fatal Shooting at 2800 Bammel Lane

Suspect Arrested, Charged in Stabbing at 480 West Parker Road

Investigation into Fatal Crash at 5700 North Wayside

Suspect Charged, Wanted in Shooting at 8210 Scott Street

Investigation into Fatal Crash at 9000 North Freeway

Suspect Arrested, Charged in Fatal Shooting at 12823 Colony Heath Lane

Investigation into Fatal Crash at 6100 Westpark Drive

One Suspect Arrested, Charged in Fatal Crash at 5800 Bellaire Boulevard

One One Suspect Arrested, Charged in Assault at 812 East 24th Street

One Suspect Arrested, Two Others Sought in Shooting Incident at 10650 Northwest Freeway

Investigation into Fatal Shooting at 9702 Lockwood Drive

Investigation into Woman Found Deceased at 9601 West Montgomery Road

Update: Suspect Charged, Wanted in Shooting at 6103 Glenmont Drive

Investigation into Shooting at 8900 South Braeswood Boulevard

Investigation into Fatal Crash at 6300 Rothway Street

Investigation into Shooting Incident at 9000 South Dairy Ashford Road

Investigation into Shooting at 1406 West Gulf Bank Road

Suspect Investigation into Fatal Crash at 400 Aldine Bender Road

Suspect Arrested, Charged in Fatal Crash at 6200 Gulf Freeway

Suspect Arrested, Charged in Shooting at 4601 Sherwood Lane

Investigation into Fatal Crash at 3700 F.M.1092

Investigation into Shooting at 3900 Record Street

Investigation into Shooting at 720 North Sam Houston Parkway East

Investigation into Fatal Crash at 6200 Gulf Freeway

Investigation into Fatal Crash at 800 Federal Road

Investigation into Man Found Deceased at 2502 1/2 Elysian Street

Investigation into Shooting at 11415 North Freeway

Investigation into Fatal Crash at 2800 Westheimer Road

Investigation into Fatal Crash at 6300 Gulf Freeway

Investigation into Shooting at 2700 Staples Street

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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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