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Houston PD Helicopter Crew Member Takes Down Burglary Suspect During Chase

June 28, 2016
A chase ended with a Houston police helicopter crew member taking down a burglary suspect in north Houston right after he was run over by a police vehicle.

Active Shooter Kills Man, Wounds Two Constables in Houston Rampage

May 30, 2016
According to HPD, the main gunman had a high-powered weapon, believed to be an AR-15. They say he fired at a police helicopter, striking it at least five times. The suspect opened fire on a total of five police vehicles. More Here.

Video: Active Shooter Kills Man, Wounds Two Constables in Houston Rampage

May 30, 2016
According to HPD, the main gunman had a high-powered weapon, believed to be an AR-15. They say he fired at a police helicopter, striking it at least five times. The suspect opened fire on a total of five police vehicles.

Houston Police Department Deploys 4,100 Watchguard Video Vista HD Body Cameras

April 15, 2016
The Houston Police Department has begun deployment of 4,100 Vista HD Body Cameras manufactured by WatchGuard Video. The cameras, designed and manufactured in Texas, will be worn by all Houston police officers interacting with the public as defined by the agency’s policies

Houston Officer Dies After Collapsing at Station

December 24, 2015
According to the Houston Police Department, another officer found Officer Seldon O'Brien unresponsive in a second-story bathroom at the Midwest Station around 1:45pm Wednesday. The officer immediately began CPR on O'Brien until paramedics arrived and took him Memorial Hermann Southwest Hospital. O'Brien was pronounced dead there.

Houston Officer Stays With Downed Horse Until She Dies

December 8, 2015
A Houston, TX, police officer lay down next to his fallen mount on Thursday after the horse spooked, ran into the street, and was hit by a truck. Charlotte's human partner stayed with her as she died.

Video: Houston Officer Turns Tables on Attempted Ambush

October 12, 2015
A group of suspects targeted a veteran Houston police officer in an attempted ambush that ended with one of the teens being shot and wounded.

Houston Officer Turns Tables on Attempted Ambush

October 12, 2015
A group of suspects targeted a veteran Houston police officer in an attempted ambush that ended with one of the teens being shot and wounded. More Here.

Video: Student Shot and Killed on Texas University Campus

October 9, 2015
One person was killed and another was wounded in a shooting on the Texas Southern University campus Friday, according to Houston police.

Video: Houston PD Bans Shooting at People in Vehicles

October 1, 2015
The former policy allowed officers to use deadly force when their lives were threatened by a suspect in a vehicle. Under state law a vehicle can be considered a deadly weapon.

Houston PD Bans Shooting at People in Vehicles

October 1, 2015
The former policy allowed officers to use deadly force when their lives were threatened by a suspect in a vehicle. Under state law a vehicle can be considered a deadly weapon. More Here.

Thousands Participate in Texas "Police Lives Matter" March

September 14, 2015
An estimated 10,000 people — in jeeps, on bikes and on foot — participated. No matter how they were moving, the message was the same.

Video: Driver Shot, Killed After Wild Chase Across Houston

August 4, 2015
Police officers fatally shot a man who tried to run them over after smashing into dozens of cars while leading officers on a chase through southwest Houston Sunday morning

Driver Shot, Killed After Wild Chase Across Houston

August 4, 2015
Police officers fatally shot a man who tried to run them over after smashing into dozens of cars while leading officers on a chase through southwest Houston Sunday morning, police say. More Here.

Second Person Dies in Houston Police Custody in 2 Weeks

July 28, 2015
A 29-year-old woman died in police custody in Houston Sunday, police said, marking the second custody death in the city in less than 10 days.

Houston Officer Shot in Back Expected to Make Full Recovery

June 10, 2015
Houston Police are looking for the person who shot an officer in the back yesterday while he was in the line of duty. Officer Smith is in stable condition after undergoing surgery. More Here.

Video: Houston Officer Shot in Back Expected to Make Full Recovery

June 10, 2015
Houston Police are looking for the person who shot an officer in the back yesterday while he was in the line of duty. Officer Smith is listed in stable condition.

Video: Houston Officer Found Dead in City Park, Apparent Suicide

May 21, 2015
Someone driving through George Bush Park Wednesday afternoon spotted a maroon, city-owned car parked beside a transmission tower and discovered a man dead inside. Police said they found a gun on the 38-year-old officer, who worked burglary and theft cases.

Houston Officer Found Dead in City Park, Apparent Suicide

May 21, 2015
Someone driving through George Bush Park Wednesday afternoon spotted a maroon, city-owned car parked beside a transmission tower and discovered a man dead inside.  Police said they found a gun on the 38-year-old officer, who worked burglary and theft cases.

Houston Officer Struck, Killed During Vehicle Pursuit while Laying Spike Strips

May 18, 2015
McClelland said gunshots were fired during the chase. He said the suspect climbed out of the U-Haul vehicle and carjacked the driver of a mini-van. He pushed the driver out of the van and continued to lead officers on the chase along Kirkwood.
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