Articles Tagged “Huntsville Police Department”

  • Alarm Permits Update

    The City of Huntsville recently amended its alarm ordinance, requiring those utilizing commercial and residential alarms within the city to have permits. The ordinance also outlines penalties for excessive false alarm calls at a given…

  • National Night Out Celebrated Today and Tonight

    The City of Huntsville’s National Night Out event will be held today, and the Huntsville Police Department wishes to encourage all residents to come out and enjoy this free, family-friendly event. National Night Out–an annual…

  • No Refusal Weekend Yields Arrests

    During the “No Refusal” initiative on Thursday, the 29th, more than 10 arrests were made by the Huntsville Police Department and DPS. Assisting them were attorneys with the D-A’s office, Walker County Sheriff’s personnel, along…

  • HPD Vehicle Study

    At last week’s regular session of the Huntsville City Council, HPD Sergeant Jeff Dugas gave a thorough presentation comparing different vehicles that could be utilized as patrol vehicles by the Huntsville Police Department. The famous…

  • Shooter Training Exercise on SHSU Campus Tuesday

    The Texas Department of Criminal Justice’s Office of Inspector General along with the Walker County Sheriff’s Office, Huntsville Police Department, and Sam Houston State University Police Department participated in Advanced Law Enforcement Rapid Response Training…

  • Health Fair & “Are You Ready?” Seminar Held Tuesday

    Tuesday, Huntsville Memorial Hospital and other local entities brought a Walker County Health Fair and “Are Your Ready” seminars to the Walker County Storm Shelter. Sessions presented last night included presentations by Texas A&M Forest…

  • HPD Disarms Smoke Bomb

    On Monday afternoon, the Huntsville Police Department responded to a disturbance call in the 2600 block of  Montgomery Road which resulted in the discovery of what appeared to be a small explosive device with a…

  • Terroristic Threat Friday Under Investigation

    Last Friday, the Huntsville Police Department received a call from Huntsville Memorial Hospital in reference to a possible terroristic threat. At approximately 2:40 p.m., the hospital received an anonymous call indicating threats against Sam Houston…

  • Local Apartment Shooting Update

    At approximately 4:20 p.m. on Sunday, January 13th, Huntsville Police Officers responded to a shooting call at a local apartment complex located in the 2400 block of Montgomery Road. Upon investigation, officers determined that an…

  • SHSU Active-Shooter Training Exercise Begins Monday

    SHSU Police Department Deputy Chief James Fitch informs us that beginning Monday active shooter training exercises will include the University Police Department, the Office of Inspector General, the Huntsville Police Department, and the Walker County…