City of Houston News
October 30, 2014
HPD Invites Citizens to Have "Coffee With a Cop"
Beginning at 8 a.m. TODAY (Thursday, October 30), Houston Police Chief Charles A. McClelland, Jr., area commanders and officers from HPD Community Services will team up with representatives from McDonald's to participate in "Coffee With a Cop."
The community event will take place at the foll... Read More »
October 28, 2014
Mayor Parker Presents 2014 Disability Advocate of the Year Awards
Houston Mayor Annise Parker presented the 2014 Mayor's Disability Advocate of the Year Awards today before members of City Council and a community audience. The awards acknowledge citizens’ outstanding volunteer service toward improving the quality of life for people with disabilities.
The “... Read More »
October 27, 2014
Help HPD Help You Keep Halloween Safe
Halloween is coming up October 31st. For many kids, it means costumes, candy and trick or treating. But, there are some basic steps adults can take to help keep those kids safe.
First, do not let children walk alone, enter the homes or cars of strangers, or eat any candy not inspected by an... Read More »
October 23, 2014
Interjet Arrives to Houston With Nonstop to Monterrey, Mexico
Interjet officially began flight operations in Houston, Texas today as the airline celebrated the landing of its inaugural flight connecting Houston’s George Bush Intercontinental Airport (IAH) and Monterrey International Airport (MTY) in Monterrey, Mexico.
The airline will now offer passenger... Read More »
October 23, 2014
City of Houston Launches Open Data Policy
In her continued commitment to transparency and government accountability, Mayor Annise Parker has instituted an Open Data policy to allow for greater public access to City data. Houston joins a growing number of local, state and federal governmen... Read More »
October 22, 2014
HPD: Help Us, Help You Prevent Your Vehicle From Being Stolen
*NOTE TIME OF AVAILABILITY WITH INVESTIGATOR*
The Houston Police Department reminds all motorists that it doesn't matter what kind of car you drive, all vehicles are a potential target of theft.
In 2013, there were 13,595 stolen vehicles reported to HPD.
A few prevention tips to avoi... Read More »