As always, trucks dominate the list of the Houston Police Department’s Top 10 stolen vehicles in February. Here’s the rundown: 1. Chevrolet Trucks 160 2. Ford Trucks 118 3. Honda Cars 95 4. Dodge Trucks 69 5. Ford Cars 35 6. Buick Cars 29 Toyota Cars 29 7. GMC Trucks 27 8. Chevrolet Cars […]
The following is a rundown of the “Top Ten” makes of vehicles reported stolen to the Houston Police Department during December. 1. Ford Trucks 155 2. Chevrolet Trucks 151 3. Honda Cars 123 4. Dodge Trucks 64 5. Chevrolet Cars 45 6. GMC Trucks 44 7. Toyota Cars 27 8. Dodge Cars 26 9. Ford Cars […]
The Houston Police Department Major Offenders Division reminds the public that while the holidays are generally a time of giving, it is also the time cyber criminals prey on those who do their Christmas shopping over the internet.
NOV. 15 Theft 07:30 PM 1000-1099 18TH ST Theft 05:30 PM 7400-7499 SHEPHERD Theft 12:00 AM 1300-1399 43RD ST Theft 09:45 AM 1900-1999 ALTHEA DR NOV. 16 Theft 05:30 PM 1100-1199 19TH ST Theft 11:30 PM 4800-4899 WASHINGTON AVE Theft 10:00 PM 3700-3799 WASHINGTON AVE Theft 11:30 PM 5300-5399 WASHINGTON AVE Theft 10:00 PM 1600-1699 […]
If you’re traveling in the U.S. 290/610 Loop area starting Friday and throughout the weekend, expect some changes in construction patterns. The followin was issued by the Texas Department of Transportation, with the changes and with existing construction closings and detours: -The US 290 eastbound exit ramp to MANGUM/DACOMA has closed for the weekend and […]
Alarming news Wednesday from Houston health officials: that new cases of syphillis have jumped 97 percent so far this year over last year in the city and Harris county, after three years of decline, and that they’re taking emergency measures to deal with what they’ve officially declared as an “outbreak.” Authorities also said more than […]
A bicyclist caught on video apparently checking out a car may be to blame for a series of burglaries of vehicles parked on streets and in alleys in the Heights, according to a report Friday from ABC-13. Police told reporter Demond Fernandez that many of the burglaries have occurred in the 900-1000 blocks of Waverly. […]
Starting Saturday, you’ll be paying more to drive Harris County Toll Roads. The Katy Managed Lanes toll rate will increase by $1 for a full trip during peak hours, and the tolls at main lane plazas system-wide will go up by a dime for EZ TAG customers, and a quarter for cash customers. The rates […]
More than two months after a robbery at her firearms store, Carol Kleiber had a small measure of satisfaction Friday when Crime Stoppers put her case on the media’s radar and offered a $5,000 reward to help capture the culprit.
Houston health officials have announced two new cases of West Nile virus during the first two days of this week, bringing the toll within city limits to 20, with three deaths. The cases come from all four corners of the city, including one from northwest Houston. Three victims are in the 55-74 age group, that […]