Articles Tagged “Jim Barnes”

  • Illegal Use of Handicap Placards

    HPD Lt. Jim Barnes was our guest on”Around Town” over the weekend. He tells us that people illegally parking in handicap parking spots is an ongoing issue in town . . . .

  • Skimmer Crime Problem in Huntsville

    HPD Lt. Jim Barnes has passed along to us that there’s been a problem with skimmers in the Huntsville area. He said, “What we’ve seen is an increase at gas stations where you pay at…

  • HPD LT. Jim Barnes Comments on ALPR Electronic Device

    Modern policing now offers state of the art electronic tools to help police catch criminals. On our “Around Town” program this weekend, HPD Lt. Jim Barnes filled us in on a device known as A-L-P-R…

  • Pickup Truck Theft Up in Huntsville

    We talked to HPD Lt. Jim Barnes recently about crime in our area. We found out there is an uptick in pickup thefts. Lt. Barnes tells us more . . . .   To help…

  • Arby Robbery Suspect Arrested

    HPD Lt. Jim Barnes reported to us Friday that 48-year-old Dale Allen Hogge of Conroe was arrested and charged with robbery for robbing the Arby’s on 11th Street Thursday. Last Thursday, Hogge had demanded cash…

  • Accident on Sam Houston Tuesday Injures Elderly Man

    The Huntsville Item reports that an 86-year-old Huntsville man suffered life-threatening injuries following an accident involving two vehicles on Sam Houston Avenue Tuesday afternoon. The report says when the man pulled out of the Furniture…

  • Man Accosts and Robs Elderly Man

    The Huntsville Item reports that Monday afternoon a 94-year-old Huntsville man was transported to the hospital after being robbed and assaulted in the parking lot of the Dollar General in the 200 block of Highway…

  • HPD Lt. Jim Barnes Comments on Drug Issues in Huntsville

    All Cities in the U-S have illegal drug issues they must deal with. Huntsville is no exception. In our recent interview with HPD Lt. Jim Barnes we asked him in regard to Huntsville, “What drugs…

  • Halloween Driving Safety

    Today is officially Halloween. DPS offers the following tips to keep in mind while driving during Halloween: Don’t drink and drive. (Designate a sober driver or take a cab.) Eliminate distractions, including the usage of…

  • HPD Initiates DDACTS–Data Driven Approaches to Crime and Traffic Safety

    A new approach to dealing with crime and traffic safety is called “D-DACTS.” It’s initially underway in Huntsville. We talked with HPD Lt. Jim Barnes . . .   HPD Lt. Jim Barnes will be…