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KVUE-TV Austin
APD seeking witnesses in hammer attack on turtlethat has been circulating on social media that shows a 57-year-old man beating
APD seeking witnesses in hammer attack on turtle
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted yesterday
that has been circulating on social media that shows a 57-year-old man beating a turtle to death at Lady Bird Lake. The Austin Police Department believe Terry Washington is the man who is shown on a Snapchat video filmed on June 21 that has been... Read more
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KVUE-TV Austin
Second suspect identified in aggravated robbery in Kyleof a Valero gas station in Kyle, police believe they have located the second pe
Second suspect identified in aggravated robbery in Kyle
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted yesterday
of a Valero gas station in Kyle, police believe they have located the second person who is already in custody at the Austin Police Department. According to the Hays County Sheriff's Office, Charles Brian Lane, 18, has been identified as the... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
TPWD: Man in graphic video confesses to hammering turtle to death on Lady Bird Lake in Austincatching and then beating a snapping turtle to death with a hammer on the banks
TPWD: Man in graphic video confesses to hammering turtle to death on Lady Bird Lake in Austin
Houston Chronicle / Posted yesterday
catching and then beating a snapping turtle to death with a hammer on the banks of Lady Bird Lake in Austin this week. The Austin Police Department told mySA.com on Friday they are conducting an ongoing investigation surrounding the suspect in the... Read more
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Lockhart Post-Register
Feds deputize CCSO investigators for special dutythe blanket of the Task Force. Current members of the Lone Star Fugitive Task
Feds deputize CCSO investigators for special duty
Lockhart Post-Register / Posted yesterday
the blanket of the Task Force. Current members of the Lone Star Fugitive Task Force, along with Caldwell County include: Austin Police Department-Criminal Apprehension Team, Buda Police Department, Cedar Park Police Department, Kyle Police... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
TPWD: Man in graphic video confesses to hammering turtle to death on Lady Bird Lake in Austincatching and then beating a snapping turtle to death with a hammer on the banks
TPWD: Man in graphic video confesses to hammering turtle to death on Lady Bird Lake in Austin
San Antonio Express-News / Posted yesterday
catching and then beating a snapping turtle to death with a hammer on the banks of Lady Bird Lake in Austin this week. The Austin Police Department told mySA.com on Friday they are conducting an ongoing investigation surrounding the suspect in the... Read more
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KVUE-TV Austin
Driver charged with DWI after crashing near scene of hit-rundriver drove through the police barricades, crashed and later was arrested for
Driver charged with DWI after crashing near scene of hit-run
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted 2 days ago
driver drove through the police barricades, crashed and later was arrested for driving while intoxicated. According to the Austin Police Department, officers responded to the initial crash on Loyola Lane near U.S. Route 183 at 12:45 a.m. Officers... Read more
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KVUE-TV Austin
Austin city manager under reviewbeen Austin's top executive since 2008. However he's also been in hot water rec
Austin city manager under review
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted 3 days ago
been Austin's top executive since 2008. However he's also been in hot water recently for decisions including reprimanding Austin Police Department Chief Art Acevedo. While Mayor Steve Adler speaks positively of Ott's leadership, the reviews from... Read more
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KVUE-TV Austin
APD starts 'Operation Dry Water' this weekendAUSTIN - During the first full weekend of summer, The Austin Police Department
APD starts 'Operation Dry Water' this weekend
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted 5 days ago
AUSTIN - During the first full weekend of summer, The Austin Police Department will not only keep an eye out for people driving under the influence on the roadways - they'll also be monitoring the water. Along with several other law enforcement... Read more
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5KSDK St. Louis
'Superhero' cops trade uniforms for capes for sick kidsif we can get them to take their minds off what's going on, it's well worth it,
'Superhero' cops trade uniforms for capes for sick kids
5KSDK St. Louis / Posted 6 days ago
if we can get them to take their minds off what's going on, it's well worth it,” said Officer Matt Harmatuk with the Austin Police Department, mastermind behind the second-annual Super Hero Day at Dell Children's Medical Center. Harmatuk... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
'Superhero' cops trade uniforms for capes for sick kidsif we can get them to take their minds off what's going on, it's well worth it,
'Superhero' cops trade uniforms for capes for sick kids
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 6 days ago
if we can get them to take their minds off what's going on, it's well worth it,” said Officer Matt Harmatuk with the Austin Police Department, mastermind behind the second-annual Super Hero Day at Dell Children's Medical Center. Harmatuk... Read more
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KVUE-TV Austin
'Superhero' cops trade uniforms for capes for sick kidsif we can get them to take their minds off what's going on, it's well worth it,
'Superhero' cops trade uniforms for capes for sick kids
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted 6 days ago
if we can get them to take their minds off what's going on, it's well worth it,” said Officer Matt Harmatuk with the Austin Police Department, mastermind behind the second-annual Super Hero Day at Dell Children's Medical Center. Harmatuk... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
'Superhero' cops trade uniforms for capes for sick kidsif we can get them to take their minds off what's going on, it's well worth it,
'Superhero' cops trade uniforms for capes for sick kids
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 6 days ago
if we can get them to take their minds off what's going on, it's well worth it,” said Officer Matt Harmatuk with the Austin Police Department, mastermind behind the second-annual Super Hero Day at Dell Children's Medical Center. Harmatuk... Read more
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
'Superhero' cops trade uniforms for capes for sick kidsif we can get them to take their minds off what's going on, it's well worth it,
'Superhero' cops trade uniforms for capes for sick kids
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted 6 days ago
if we can get them to take their minds off what's going on, it's well worth it,” said Officer Matt Harmatuk with the Austin Police Department, mastermind behind the second-annual Super Hero Day at Dell Children's Medical Center. Harmatuk... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
'Superhero' cops trade uniforms for capes for sick kidsif we can get them to take their minds off what's going on, it's well worth it,
'Superhero' cops trade uniforms for capes for sick kids
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 6 days ago
if we can get them to take their minds off what's going on, it's well worth it,” said Officer Matt Harmatuk with the Austin Police Department, mastermind behind the second-annual Super Hero Day at Dell Children's Medical Center. Harmatuk... Read more
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WHAS TV11 Louisville
'Superhero' cops trade uniforms for capes for sick kidsif we can get them to take their minds off what's going on, it's well worth it,
'Superhero' cops trade uniforms for capes for sick kids
WHAS TV11 Louisville / Posted 6 days ago
if we can get them to take their minds off what's going on, it's well worth it,” said Officer Matt Harmatuk with the Austin Police Department, mastermind behind the second-annual Super Hero Day at Dell Children's Medical Center. Harmatuk... Read more
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WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans
'Superhero' cops trade uniforms for capes for sick kidsif we can get them to take their minds off what's going on, it's well worth it,
'Superhero' cops trade uniforms for capes for sick kids
WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans / Posted 6 days ago
if we can get them to take their minds off what's going on, it's well worth it,” said Officer Matt Harmatuk with the Austin Police Department, mastermind behind the second-annual Super Hero Day at Dell Children's Medical Center. Harmatuk... Read more
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11 News Houston
'Superhero' cops trade uniforms for capes for sick kidsif we can get them to take their minds off what's going on, it's well worth it,
'Superhero' cops trade uniforms for capes for sick kids
11 News Houston / Posted 6 days ago
if we can get them to take their minds off what's going on, it's well worth it,” said Officer Matt Harmatuk with the Austin Police Department, mastermind behind the second-annual Super Hero Day at Dell Children's Medical Center. Harmatuk... Read more
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WLTX-TV Columbia
'Superhero' cops trade uniforms for capes for sick kidsif we can get them to take their minds off what's going on, it's well worth it,
'Superhero' cops trade uniforms for capes for sick kids
WLTX-TV Columbia / Posted 6 days ago
if we can get them to take their minds off what's going on, it's well worth it,” said Officer Matt Harmatuk with the Austin Police Department, mastermind behind the second-annual Super Hero Day at Dell Children's Medical Center. Harmatuk... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
'Superhero' cops trade uniforms for capes for sick kidsif we can get them to take their minds off what's going on, it's well worth it,
'Superhero' cops trade uniforms for capes for sick kids
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 6 days ago
if we can get them to take their minds off what's going on, it's well worth it,” said Officer Matt Harmatuk with the Austin Police Department, mastermind behind the second-annual Super Hero Day at Dell Children's Medical Center. Harmatuk... Read more
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13 WMAZ Macon
'Superhero' cops trade uniforms for capes for sick kidsif we can get them to take their minds off what's going on, it's well worth it,
'Superhero' cops trade uniforms for capes for sick kids
13 WMAZ Macon / Posted 6 days ago
if we can get them to take their minds off what's going on, it's well worth it,” said Officer Matt Harmatuk with the Austin Police Department, mastermind behind the second-annual Super Hero Day at Dell Children's Medical Center. Harmatuk... Read more
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USA Today
'Superhero' cops trade uniforms for capes for sick kidsif we can get them to take their minds off what's going on, it's well worth it,
'Superhero' cops trade uniforms for capes for sick kids
USA Today / Posted 6 days ago
if we can get them to take their minds off what's going on, it's well worth it,” said Officer Matt Harmatuk with the Austin Police Department, mastermind behind the second-annual Super Hero Day at Dell Children's Medical Center. Harmatuk... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
'Superhero' cops trade uniforms for capes for sick kidsif we can get them to take their minds off what's going on, it's well worth it,
'Superhero' cops trade uniforms for capes for sick kids
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 6 days ago
if we can get them to take their minds off what's going on, it's well worth it,” said Officer Matt Harmatuk with the Austin Police Department, mastermind behind the second-annual Super Hero Day at Dell Children's Medical Center. Harmatuk... Read more
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KTHV Little Rock
'Superhero' cops trade uniforms for capes for sick kidsif we can get them to take their minds off what's going on, it's well worth it,
'Superhero' cops trade uniforms for capes for sick kids
KTHV Little Rock / Posted 6 days ago
if we can get them to take their minds off what's going on, it's well worth it,” said Officer Matt Harmatuk with the Austin Police Department, mastermind behind the second-annual Super Hero Day at Dell Children's Medical Center. Harmatuk... Read more
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NorthWest Cable News
'Superhero' cops trade uniforms for capes for sick kidsif we can get them to take their minds off what's going on, it's well worth it,
'Superhero' cops trade uniforms for capes for sick kids
NorthWest Cable News / Posted 6 days ago
if we can get them to take their minds off what's going on, it's well worth it,” said Officer Matt Harmatuk with the Austin Police Department, mastermind behind the second-annual Super Hero Day at Dell Children's Medical Center. Harmatuk... Read more
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KING5 Seattle
'Superhero' cops trade uniforms for capes for sick kidsif we can get them to take their minds off what's going on, it's well worth it,
'Superhero' cops trade uniforms for capes for sick kids
KING5 Seattle / Posted 6 days ago
if we can get them to take their minds off what's going on, it's well worth it,” said Officer Matt Harmatuk with the Austin Police Department, mastermind behind the second-annual Super Hero Day at Dell Children's Medical Center. Harmatuk... Read more
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First Coast News
'Superhero' cops trade uniforms for capes for sick kidsif we can get them to take their minds off what's going on, it's well worth it,
'Superhero' cops trade uniforms for capes for sick kids
First Coast News / Posted 6 days ago
if we can get them to take their minds off what's going on, it's well worth it,” said Officer Matt Harmatuk with the Austin Police Department, mastermind behind the second-annual Super Hero Day at Dell Children's Medical Center. Harmatuk... Read more
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KGW Channel 8 Portland
'Superhero' cops trade uniforms for capes for sick kidsif we can get them to take their minds off what's going on, it's well worth it,
'Superhero' cops trade uniforms for capes for sick kids
KGW Channel 8 Portland / Posted 6 days ago
if we can get them to take their minds off what's going on, it's well worth it,” said Officer Matt Harmatuk with the Austin Police Department, mastermind behind the second-annual Super Hero Day at Dell Children's Medical Center. Harmatuk... Read more
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KENS 5 San Antonio
'Superhero' cops trade uniforms for capes for sick kidsif we can get them to take their minds off what's going on, it's well worth it,
'Superhero' cops trade uniforms for capes for sick kids
KENS 5 San Antonio / Posted 6 days ago
if we can get them to take their minds off what's going on, it's well worth it,” said Officer Matt Harmatuk with the Austin Police Department, mastermind behind the second-annual Super Hero Day at Dell Children's Medical Center. Harmatuk... Read more
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KTVB Boise
'Superhero' cops trade uniforms for capes for sick kidsif we can get them to take their minds off what's going on, it's well worth it,
'Superhero' cops trade uniforms for capes for sick kids
KTVB Boise / Posted 6 days ago
if we can get them to take their minds off what's going on, it's well worth it,” said Officer Matt Harmatuk with the Austin Police Department, mastermind behind the second-annual Super Hero Day at Dell Children's Medical Center. Harmatuk... Read more
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WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth
'Superhero' cops trade uniforms for capes for sick kidsif we can get them to take their minds off what's going on, it's well worth it,
'Superhero' cops trade uniforms for capes for sick kids
WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth / Posted 6 days ago
if we can get them to take their minds off what's going on, it's well worth it,” said Officer Matt Harmatuk with the Austin Police Department, mastermind behind the second-annual Super Hero Day at Dell Children's Medical Center. Harmatuk... Read more
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KVUE-TV Austin
ALERRT provides training to local agenciesone of these incidents occur, we can have an integrated response, and help peop
ALERRT provides training to local agencies
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted 8 days ago
one of these incidents occur, we can have an integrated response, and help people and save more lives - quickly," said Austin Police Department Sgt. Sam Shurley. He is also a trainer with ALERRT, short for "Advanced Law Enforcement Rapid... Read more
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KVUE-TV Austin
Austin Rock-Throwings: What We Knowthrown from overpasses and oncoming vehicles, Austin police believe they finall
Austin Rock-Throwings: What We Know
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted 8 days ago
thrown from overpasses and oncoming vehicles, Austin police believe they finally have captured the man responsible for what Austin Police Department Chief Art Acevedo said is the lion’s share of the rock-throwing incidents. The Rock-Throwings... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Austin police arrest man in 'serial' rock-throwing casePatrick Johnson is shown in this handout photo provided by the Austin Police De
Austin police arrest man in 'serial' rock-throwing case
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 9 days ago
Patrick Johnson is shown in this handout photo provided by the Austin Police Department. Johnson has been arrested in connection with dozens of rock-throwing incidents that have hit cars on Interstate 35 in Austin, after police said it would be a top... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Austin police arrest man, 59, for committing 'lion's share' of rock-throwing incidents on I-35officer got video footage of one of the rock-throwing incidents with his dash c
Austin police arrest man, 59, for committing 'lion's share' of rock-throwing incidents on I-35
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 9 days ago
officer got video footage of one of the rock-throwing incidents with his dash cam at about 2:34 a.m. on May 14, 2016. The Austin Police Department was able to connect Johnson to the vehicle used by the suspect in the dashcam video. Johnson... Read more
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KPRC Local 2 Houston
Austin police arrest man accused of throwing rocks at vehicles on I-35in the Travis County Jail charged with attempted aggravated assault with a dead
Austin police arrest man accused of throwing rocks at vehicles on I-35
KPRC Local 2 Houston / Posted 9 days ago
in the Travis County Jail charged with attempted aggravated assault with a deadly weapon. Multiple sources with the Austin Police Department tell KXAN the arrest is in connection with the series of rock throwing cases on I-35. Patrick... Read more
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KVUE-TV Austin
APD chief: Man shot by officer at school upset with recent break-uppolice to say he was armed and waiting for officers at a South Austin elementar
APD chief: Man shot by officer at school upset with recent break-up
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted 11 days ago
police to say he was armed and waiting for officers at a South Austin elementary school Tuesday morning. According to Austin Police Department Chief Art Acevedo, the Hispanic man called APD at 4:05 a.m. and told police he was at Odom... Read more
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KVUE-TV Austin
SWAT responding to armed person at S. Austin elementary schoolschool Tuesday morning where an armed person was reportedly somewhere on the ca
SWAT responding to armed person at S. Austin elementary school
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted 11 days ago
school Tuesday morning where an armed person was reportedly somewhere on the campus, according to KVUE's Jennifer Auh. The Austin Police Department said the SWAT team was responding to Odom Elementary School located in the 1000 block of Turtle... Read more
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11 News Houston
Austin gay rights group wants to start LGBT Task Force with policesafe place to avoid being the victim of discrimination," said Smith. As a resu
Austin gay rights group wants to start LGBT Task Force with police
11 News Houston / Posted 11 days ago
safe place to avoid being the victim of discrimination," said Smith. As a result, Smith said he plans to reach out to the Austin Police Department in hopes of starting a LGBT Task Force. It would be made up of stakeholders and city staffers. Smith... Read more
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KVUE-TV Austin
Austin gay rights group wants to start LGBT Task Force with policesafe place to avoid being the victim of discrimination," said Smith. As a resu
Austin gay rights group wants to start LGBT Task Force with police
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted 12 days ago
safe place to avoid being the victim of discrimination," said Smith. As a result, Smith said he plans to reach out to the Austin Police Department in hopes of starting a LGBT Task Force. It would be made up of stakeholders and city staffers. Smith... Read more
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11 News Houston
Gay nightclubs in Austin step up securitythey're hiring extra APD officers to patrol the area for the next month or so.
Gay nightclubs in Austin step up security
11 News Houston / Posted 12 days ago
they're hiring extra APD officers to patrol the area for the next month or so. "We're lucky to be working with the Austin Police Department to get an increased police presence on the block in order for us to feel safe and protected from... Read more
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KVUE-TV Austin
Austin holds vigils for victims of Orlando shootingCapitol from 6 p.m. until 7 p.m. Afterward, attendees walked to a vigil at 7:30
Austin holds vigils for victims of Orlando shooting
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted 12 days ago
Capitol from 6 p.m. until 7 p.m. Afterward, attendees walked to a vigil at 7:30 p.m. at 4th Street and Colorado Street. The Austin Police Department closed 4th Street to traffic for the vigil. The second vigil was organized by Austin PRIDE and The... Read more
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KVUE-TV Austin
Gay nightclubs in Austin step up securitythey're hiring extra APD officers to patrol the area for the next month or so.
Gay nightclubs in Austin step up security
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted 13 days ago
they're hiring extra APD officers to patrol the area for the next month or so. "We're lucky to be working with the Austin Police Department to get an increased police presence on the block in order for us to feel safe and protected from... Read more
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KVUE-TV Austin
Austin holding vigils for victims of Orlando shooting6:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m. Afterwards, attendees will walk to a vigil at 7:30 p.
Austin holding vigils for victims of Orlando shooting
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted 13 days ago
6:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m. Afterwards, attendees will walk to a vigil at 7:30 p.m. at 4th Street and Colorado Street. The Austin Police Department will close 4th Street to traffic for the vigil. The second vigil was organized by Austin PRIDE and... Read more
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KPRC Local 2 Houston
Teen indicted in killing of UT student on campusthanking everyone for their hard work, prayers and support. The statement read
Teen indicted in killing of UT student on campus
KPRC Local 2 Houston / Posted 15 days ago
thanking everyone for their hard work, prayers and support. The statement read, in part, "Today we learned that the Austin Police Department has arrested an individual in connection with the death of our daughter, Haruka. We are grateful for... Read more
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KVUE-TV Austin
Police association reveals results of APD morale surveyof the current negative climate nationally as it relates to policing. I am prou
Police association reveals results of APD morale survey
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted 16 days ago
of the current negative climate nationally as it relates to policing. I am proud of the fact that the men and women of the Austin Police Department continue to work diligently to keep the City of Austin one of the safest cities in the United... Read more
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KVUE-TV Austin
Austin City Council to discuss purchasing body camerasagreed to bring them back up at the next meeting. Tovo said she was also unsur
Austin City Council to discuss purchasing body cameras
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted 16 days ago
agreed to bring them back up at the next meeting. Tovo said she was also unsure how a vote on purchasing equipment for the Austin Police Department would go. The council is to vote on three items, spending $900,000 for license plate readers,... Read more
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KVUE-TV Austin
APD searching for missing elderly manAUSTIN - The Austin Police Department is asking for the public's help in locati
APD searching for missing elderly man
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted 16 days ago
AUSTIN - The Austin Police Department is asking for the public's help in locating a missing elderly man. Artis "Artie" LeeRoy Clark, 76, was reported missing on Thursday by his wife. Clark was last seen at a strip center located at 8440 Burnet Road... Read more
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KVUE-TV Austin
Man died after striking treeman died from his injuries after striking a curb and hitting a tree in Cedar Pa
Man died after striking tree
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted 16 days ago
man died from his injuries after striking a curb and hitting a tree in Cedar Park last Thursday morning. According to the Austin Police Department, Kevin Henderson, 61, was traveling westbound on Lakeline Mall Drive when he struck the curb and... Read more
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KVUE-TV Austin
APD provides tips for drivers on rock-throwing"and we are not going to rest until we bring this person or persons to justice.
APD provides tips for drivers on rock-throwing
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted 17 days ago
"and we are not going to rest until we bring this person or persons to justice." The cases are now being assigned to the Austin Police Department’s Organized Crime Division. Acevedo said APD is also working with the FBI and other federal and... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Austin police chief warns 'coward' I-35 rock throwers: 'We don’t tolerate people trying to kill us'The Austin Police Department has vowed to catch the “coward” responsible for ne
Austin police chief warns 'coward' I-35 rock throwers: 'We don’t tolerate people trying to kill us'
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 17 days ago
The Austin Police Department has vowed to catch the “coward” responsible for nearly 100 rock-throwing incidents along the Interstate 35 corridor in the state's capital, the police chief said Wednesday during a press conference. Chief Art Acevedo had... Read more
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