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Cold Cases Police Week Events

The Houston Police Department invites the community to observe and participate in National Police Week from Monday, May 15, through Friday, May 19.

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Cold Cases Houston Citizens’ Police Academy

Sign up for the Citizens’ Police Academy Fall Classes
Houston Citizens’ Police Academy Flyer

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Cold Cases Homicide Division Cold Cases

Information from Homicide Cold Case Squad on unsolved murder Cases


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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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HPD CareersNew Higher Salaries!

The Houston Police Department is now hiring for our upcoming classes.  HPD offers a rewarding career, exceptional benefits and a competitive salary.  To apply and learn more about our salary increases visit hpdcareer.com. 

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Houston Police community events blog Houston Police Community Events Blog

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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HPD Citizdens Police Academy Class 55 Making a Difference

Commendations for HPD personnel from the community.


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Commend an HPD Officer or Employee Commend an HPD Officer or Civilian Employee

Has a Houston Police Department Officer or Civilian Employee provided you with exceptional service? Let Chief Acevedo know.

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Body Worn CamerasBody Worn Cameras

Information about the policy for body worn cameras and the camera deployment schedule.


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Resources

100 Club 100 Club Mentail Health Division Mental Health Division
Cash for Crooks Cash for Crooks Houston Police Foundation Houston Police Foundation
Houston Police Explorers Houston Police Explorers Houston Police Retired Officers Association Houston Police Retired Officers Association
Crime Stoppers Crime Stoppers of Houston