Articles Tagged “Public Safety”

  • Several Accidents and Injuries on I-45 Today

    Wet Conditions Spawn Number of Morning Accidents Largest multi-vehicle accident involves 18 wheeler and several other vehicles, shutting down both sides of freeway during morning commute. New Waverly, November 28, 2016 New Waverly Firefighters and…

  • City Council Meets

    The Huntsville City Council will meet for a regular session at City Hall tonight at six. Tonight’s “Consent Agenda” includes renewal of annual software maintenance with Tyler Technologies for Finance and Public Safety for $85,500.…

  • Crime Stoppers Seeking Information

    Crime Stoppers is assisting the Texas Department of Public Safety seeking information on a traffic accident occurring on April 26, 2016 around 3pm. The accident occurred near the 108 mile post marker of Interstate 45…

  • Phase II of the DMV’s Two Steps for Vehicle Inspection and Registration

    The Walker County Vehicle Registration Office is stepping up to assist customers during the second year of the “Two Steps, One Sticker” program for vehicle inspection and registration. Beginning on March 1, 2016, the transition…

  • Governor Takes Action to Combat Illegal Border Crossings

    With the significant increase in the number of illegal crossings across the Texas border, Governor Greg Abbott has taken action in the wake of federal inaction. Across the Texas border, apprehensions through October and November…

  • Preventing Vehicle Theft & Burglaries

    The Texas Department of Public Safety is reminding Texans about the potential for vehicle thefts during the holiday season and is advising individuals to takes extra precautions to guard against possible auto thefts. Vehicle burglaries…

  • Beware Of New Phone Scam

    Citizens are advised to beware of phone scams involving law enforcement, particularly callers who use the names of local law enforcement officials, such as the Chief of Police. The City of Huntsville recently became aware…

  • Texas Stash House Rewards Program

    The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) seized nearly 70 pounds of marijuana and more than four pounds of hash oil on Sept. 16 at a residence in El Paso. The seizure was the result…

  • KATS Safety Bash Tonight At SHSU

    The Sam Houston State University Police Department will host the second annual “Kats Safety Bash” tonight from 6-8 p.m. in the Bowers Stadium Parking Lot. Participants will be able to visit with emergency personnel from…

  • New Waverly Resident Trapped Early Friday Morning

    Just before 3 AM, a 19 year old Army Soldier was leaving New Waverly to return to his unit when his car left the roadway on Highway 150 near the city limits. His Nissan Maxima…