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

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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 Fatal Shooting at 7400 Hillmont Street

Investigation into Fatal Shooting at 2323 Blodgett Street

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Investigation into Shooting at 8310 Gulf Freeway

Investigation into Shooting at 3100 West Sam Houston Parkway South

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Investigation into Fatal Crash at 9900 South Main Street

Suspect Arrested, Charged in Shooting Incident at 12325 Ridgeside Drive

Update: Suspects Charged, One Sought in Fatal Shooting at 3500 Fountain View Drive

Suspect Charged, Wanted in Stabbing at 11000 Kinghurst Street

Suspect Arrested, Charged in Fatal Shooting at 7803 Bellfort Avenue

Update: Suspect Arrested, Charged in Fatal Stabbing at 9598 Main Street

Update: Suspect Charged in Shooting at 3701 Louisiana Street

Investigation into Fatal Crash at 2300 Eastex Freeway

Investigation into Man Found Fatally Shot at 2900 Brewster Street

Investigation into Shooting Incident at 3100 Martha Street

Suspect Arrested in Shooting Incident at 3701 Louisiana Street

Investigation into Fatal Shooting at 3500 Fountain View Drive

Investigation into Fatal Shooting at 12224 Bissonnet Street

Investigation into Shooting Incident at 355 Benmar Drive

Investigation into Fatal Crash at 5000 Westheimer Road

Investigation into Shooting Incident at 6062 Lisa Lane

Investigation into Shooting Incident at 7058 West Gulf Bank

Suspect Arrested, Charged in Stabbing at 7936 Canal Street

Investigation into Fatal Stabbing at 9598 Main Street

Investigation into Person Found Deceased at 12141 Richmond Avenue

Update: Suspect Arrested, Charged in Fatal Shooting at 13501 South Post Oak Road

Investigation into Fatal Crash at 1100 Edgebrook

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Investigation into Shooting at 4250 West Suspect Arrested, Charged in Shooting at 7402 Calhoun Road

Investigation into Shooting at 4250 West 34th Street

Investigation into Fatal Shooting at 9800 Braeburn Glen Boulevard

Investigation into Fatal Crash at 10881 Richmond Avenue

Investigation into Fatal Crash at 5900 Martin Luther King Boulevard

Suspect Arrested, Charged in Shooting Incident at 1000 Main Street

Investigation into Fatal Crash at 298 North Carolina Street

Update: Suspect Arrested, Charged in 2018 Fatal Shooting Investigation at 7600 Beechnut Street

Investigation into Man Found Deceased at 9700 Mesa Road

Investigation into Fatal Crash at 1701 South Shepherd Drive

Investigation into Woman Found Deceased at 7206 Yellow Pine Drive

Investigation into Fatal Crash at 6000 North Freeway

Investigation into Shooting at 3300 Liberty Road

Investigation into Fatal Shooting at 16614 Ruston Street

Investigation into Fatal Shooting at 3130 Mangum Road

Investigation into Fatal Shooting at 13501 South Post Oak Road

Suspect Arrested, Charged in Shooting at 7200 Capitol Street

Investigation into Shooting at 12945 South Post Oak Road

Suspect Arrested, Charged in Shooting Incident at 2720 South Kirkwood Road

Update: Suspect Arrested, Charged in 2018 Fatal Stabbing at 3409 Cavalcade

Investigation into Fatal Crash at 265 El Dorado Boulevard

Investigation into Male Found Deceased at 7900 Morley Street

Investigation into Shooting Incident at 7975 Streamside Drive

Suspect Arrested, Charged in Stabbing Incident at 9447 Cullen

Suspect Arrested, Charged in Stabbing Incident at 8162 Richland

Investigation into Fatal Crash at 7500 Mesa 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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