Articles Tagged “Huntsville Police Department”

  • Police Chief Lunsford Update on Alarm Ordinance

    Huntsville Police Chief Kevin Lunsford presented an alarm ordinance update at this week’s City Council session. He said, after software issues were taken care of, they were finally able to go live with the system…

  • HPD Officer Injured in Morning Accident

    An officer of the Huntsville Police Department was injured early this morning when his unit responded to a traffic accident on Interstate 45. As of late this morning, Officer Chris Janis was in good condition…

  • Tools Stolen from Phoenix Commotion

    Thieves have stolen approximately $4,000 in construction tools from a Phonex Commotion building site. The tools are used to build homes with recycled and salvaged materials to drive down costs so low-income families can afford…

  • 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…