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Today we celebrate the retirements of APD K9s Raggio, Horrigan and Emma. Learn more about these awesome pups and their distinguished careers! We wish them lots of playtime and afternoon naps for many years to come. https://t.co/jaBql8hHc3
K-9 @Austin_Police Officers Raggio, Emma & Horrigan -- we salute you! Wishing you all the treats, pets, and love in your well-earned retirement #dogswithjobs #Austin 🐶🚓🎉 twitter.com/Austin_Police/…
APD News Release: Austin Police K-9 Retirement Ceremony - mailchi.mp/austintexas/ap… https://t.co/EycBO18O4f
Safe travels to everyone on the road this morning! Always wear your seatbelt and remember that Austin is a hands-free city. Don’t text and drive. #ItCanWait https://t.co/H9HYPwK3hO
Please follow the #9PMRoutine to keep your property safe! Always remove valuables from the car, take your keys and lock the doors. #AustinPD #SaferTogether https://t.co/jA29oW6Pu6
MEDIA - Meet Cpl Claunch at 2620 S Congress Ave at 4:10pm in reference to traffic fatality. Case #19-1390962 -PIO6
As we look back on #PoliceWeek2019, we want to thank all our #AustinPD officers for their commitment and service to our community #SaferTogether 📸: @Austin_Police https://t.co/kMhTDaH1Rn
#ATCEMSMedics on scene ~ 100blj W Alpine Rd (13:29) Reported Gun Shot Wound with one patient. @Austin_Police also on scene. More information to follow.
Looking at your phone instead of focusing on the roads can cause a serious crash. Austin is a hands-free city. Don't text and drive. #ArriveAlive #ItCanWait https://t.co/9MCVi9tfzg
Before you switch lanes, use your turn signal and make sure to look TWICE for motorcyclists. #LookTwice #AustinPD #SaferTogether #MotorcycleSafety https://t.co/nNtf5dQfiL
Update: Roadway is now open. Drive safe #WC6
#ATXtraffic Officers responding to the 7300 Blk N IH 35 NB for a CRASH involving multiple vehicles. All N/B lanes of traffic at the 7300 Blk will be shut down. Traffic will be diverted to the St Johns exit. No further information at this time. #WC6
RT @fortworthpd: #ALERT This is the vehicle involved in the kidnapping of #SalemSabatka Please Share. https://t.co/tu6hbr3Cx5
Update: The Auto vs Pedestrian CRASH is now considered a Traffic Fatality. #WC6
#ATXtraffic Officers responding to the 15100 Blk of N IH 35 NB for a CRASH. Life-threatening injuries. All N/B lanes of traffic will be shut down. Traffic diverted to the 1825 exit. MEDIA-Staging point will be at the HEB plot located at 1434 Wells Branch Pkwy. #WC6
Hey y'all, Lt. Gaslin and Lt. Stephens here reminding you to remove valuables from the car! Always lock your doors and take the keys. Following the #9pmRoutine may help deter thieves from stealing your belongings! https://t.co/QFRlpBYJCh
Don't drink and drive. Always have a plan to #ArriveAlive. No Refusal is in effect from 10 p.m. - 5 a.m. #AustinPD #SaferTogether https://t.co/JFgZnJAED5
Going out tonight? Don't drink and drive. If you're getting behind the wheel, focus on the roads. Put the cell phone down. #ItCanWait #ArriveAlive https://t.co/4hMtQJEEfd
Whether you're driving down the street or to a different city, make sure you wear a seat belt. Buckle up, every passenger, every ride. #AustinPD #SaferTogether #ClickItOrTicket https://t.co/ztkBR2DFmf
'I think they would have died' | @Austin_Police officers honored for intense floodwater rescue bit.ly/2Vx5kvx
#APD Officers are responding to a Traffic Fatality at the address of Oak Springs Dr/Airport Blvd. PIO is not responding. MEDIA-Staging location will be at the Bank of America parking lot located at 1144 Airport Blvd. Cpl Cummiskey will provide media interviews. #WC6
 
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#whatthehelicopter Air2 is responding to the area of Ferguson ln/Cameron Rd to assist in a search for subjects who fled from officers on foot. No further information. #WC6
Officer Bozyk wants to remind you about the #9pmRoutine. Always REMOVE valuables from your car. This includes purses, wallets, guns and electronics. Take your keys and lock the doors. Be safe, Austin. #SaferTogether #AustinPD https://t.co/VEpgC7U2uj
Don't drink and drive. Have a plan to #ArriveAlive. No refusal is in effect from 10 p.m. - 5 a.m. #AustinPD #SaferTogether https://t.co/BsN9aucFlu
#ATXtraffic Officers on scene at the 11000 Blk N IH 35 NB proper on a Crash HS involving a tractor trailer and multiple vehicles. All NB lanes shutdown at the 11000 Blk N IH 35 proper and the inside lane on the SB proper also shutdown. WC4
RT @Chief_Manley: Please join me in recognizing Sergeants Gerrish and De Los Santos, our APD Employees of the Week! #AustinPD #SaferTogeth…
APD officers are working a Crash HS call that occurred near Mopac and Bee Caves Rd. around 4:21 p.m. One lane SB on Mopac has been blocked off and one WB lane of Bee Caves is closed. Please find an alternate route at this time. #ATXTraffic #191371421
APD News Release: Austin Police K-9 Retirement Ceremony - mailchi.mp/austintexas/ap… https://t.co/CxWL6N9ZBF
APD discusses traffic fatalities in Austin. pscp.tv/w/b67OJTk1Nzcz…
#ATXtraffic All lanes have been reopened. WC5
#ATXtraffic Austin Energy has determined that a pole needs to be replaced. 9300 blk Menchaca Rd will be closed in both directions for up to 8 hours. Please avoid the area. WC5
#ATXtraffic The 9300 blk Menchaca Road will be closed in both directions for around 30 minutes due to a downed power line. Please avoid the area if possible. WC5
RT @Chief_Manley: Congratulations to everyone that graduated from the 98th and 99th @Austin_Police Citizen Police Academy. Thank you fo…
Commander Richman and Baloo here reminding you to remove valuables from the car and lock your doors! #9pmRoutine #APDRescueMe https://t.co/RZ96f2C8jz
98th and 99th Citizen Police Academy Graduation pscp.tv/w/b63qfDk1Nzcz…
During the investigation, a 16-year-old White female retrieved a firearm & carried out a self-inflicted wound. This incident was not an officer-involved-shooting & no officer used force. The investigation is still ongoing. The 16-year-old is in critical condition at this time.
APD is aware of an incident that occurred on Wed., May 15, 2019 that is circulating on social media. At approximately 11:54 p.m., Downtown area officers were flagged down about a disturbance between a male and a female in a car in the Wendy’s parking lot located at 619 N. IH-35.
High five to everyone who remembered the #9pmRoutine! Who remembers what movie this is from? https://t.co/UlJeNlkbiC
Congratulations to Sgt. White, recognized for his honorable conduct. He has been with APD for 22 years and has served in patrol, K9, Child Abuse, Criminal Interdiction, Robbery, and on the Violent Crimes Task Force. https://t.co/GF1Y12LPXA
RT @Chief_Manley: Please join me in recognizing our Violent Crimes Taskforce (VCTF) Unit. The VCTF was started to address a rise in violent…
APD Child Abuse Unit discusses an indecency with a child investigation pscp.tv/w/b6xcvTk1Nzcz…
A glimpse of yesterday’s Memorial Dedication: youtube.com/watch?v=7Weh6g…
APD News Release: Traffic Fatality #29 - mailchi.mp/austintexas/ap…
Media - Meet Sgt Silvio at Dimitrios Drive and Zachary Scott Street if you would like an on camera briefing. WC5
#APD One subject has been transported with non life-threatening injuries. Officers will remain in the area to work the incident. No further information. WC5
#APD #whatthehelicopter Air1 and K9 are responding to assist on a perimeter in regards to a possible shooting in the 5800 blk Zachary Scott Street. Please avoid the area. Media - No further information at this time, more information to follow. WC5
RT @Chief_Manley: Tonight we unveiled the memorial dedication, which honors our #AustinPD brothers and sisters who made the ultimate sacrif…
Please help us locate this @CrimeStopATX fugitive! Jaime Ivan Colunga, 44, is facing felony theft charges for stealing thousands of dollars’ worth of auto parts from a central east Austin tire store in February 2019. Case #19-711324 https://t.co/zGH7THN65X
Please help us locate this @CrimeStopATX fugitive! Amanda Leigh Paysse, 38, is facing child endangerment charges after she was found to be driving while intoxicated with a child passenger in the car. Case #19-1232321 https://t.co/BFFjfi18r6
RT @chiefagonzalez: UPDATE - Travis Heighs Elementary @tallbird1 @TravisHeights1 and @TravisRebels are both on LOCK DOWN. Motorist and ped…
Hey Austin this is Commander Richman, I want to introduce you to my friend, “Baby,” who is needing a furever home. The Austin Animal Center is over capacity so they’re still offering $12 adoptions today. #AdoptDontShop #APDRescueMe https://t.co/tD2gaRJaCo
APD News Release: Traffic Fatality #27_correction - mailchi.mp/austintexas/ap…
APD News Release: Traffic Fatality #28 - mailchi.mp/austintexas/ap…
APD News Release: Traffic Fatality #27 - mailchi.mp/austintexas/ap…
High five to everyone who remembered the #9pmRoutine tonight! - Remove valuables from your car - Lock the car doors and take your keys - Turn on your porch lights #AustinPD #SaferTogether https://t.co/xm9MyUmdRy
APD Media Advisory: APD to Unveil New Police Memorial Tomorrow - mailchi.mp/austintexas/ap…
Congratulations to our 140th Class who graduated last week! Welcome to the #APDFamily, we look forward to working with you to keep our Austin community safe. #AustinPD #OneAustin #SaferTogether https://t.co/1SLw4kJInk
PIO will give an interview at the Gaston Food Mart in 30-40 mins. The original media staging area
RT @Chief_Manley: We remember our fallen heroes that have made the ultimate sacrifice this #PoliceWeek2019! May their families and friends…
SWAT callout to 6200 block of Haney Dr. is still active. APD on-call PIO is now on scene and will work to provide the latest updates. Please continue to avoid the area. #AustinPD twitter.com/austin_police/…
Help save your tax dollars and officer resources by fixing faulty alarm equipment, training your family how to use the system and making sure doors and windows are secure before activating your alarm system. #AustinPD #SaferTogether https://t.co/609HObObtR
Swat Callout 6200 Haney Dr. initial briefing.& pscp.tv/w/b6mXTjk1Nzcz…
RT @chiefagonzalez: LOCK OUT @SadlerMeansYWLA and @HarrisPrincipal continues as @Austin_Police works an active scene in the area. Campuses…
APD is actively working a SWAT call out in the 6200 block of Haney Drive. The incident number is 19-1330533. The call came in at approximately 9:04 a.m. PIO is en route. Staging location is the convenience store parking lot at Gaston and North Hampton.
MEDIA: Updated staging location will be at the Silver Springs Apartment Complex located at 12151 N IH 35. Sgt Duprey will meet you at the back of the complex. #WC6
Update: MEDIA, staging location will be located at Bowery Trail/ N IH 35 Frontage. Enter from Yager St. Sgt Duprey will provide media interviews. #WC6
#APD Officers responding to a Traffic Fatality at the 12100 Blk of N IH 35 Svrd. Expect Traffic delays. PIO is not responding. MEDIA, stand by for staging area. #WC6
#APD Officers responding to a Traffic Fatality at the 12100 Blk of N IH 35 Svrd. Expect Traffic delays. PIO is not responding. Media, stand by for staging area.
The face you make when you’re ready to sleep and you realize you left something valuable in the car.🤣 Don’t forget the #9pmRoutine! #AustinPD #SaferTogether https://t.co/0eUgVk9Zhm
Absolutely NO drinking and driving, folks! We want you to get home safely. No refusal is in effect from 9 p.m. to 5 a.m. #AustinPD #ArriveAlive #VisionZero #DrinkDriveGoToJail https://t.co/87IXOshYeF
Lady Bird Lake is closed. Lake Austin is closed from Commons Ford Park upstream to the Mansfield Dam. Also from Walsh Boat Landing to the Tom Miller Dam. #APDLakePatrol #3259
Happy Mother's Day to all the moms, from your Austin Police Department. #MothersDay #AustinPD #SaferTogether https://t.co/D1bzxEiWt7
#ATXtraffic Collision in the 11000 block N I-35 north bound has resulted in a traffic fatality. All lanes of north bound I-35 are closed, expect traffic delays in the area. PIO will not be responding. Media - No further information at this time, stand by for staging area. WC5
RT @TxDOTAustin: Crash on northbound I-35 near Braker Lane. All NB lanes are closed. Traffic being diverted to the frontage road. Expect de…
#ATXtraffic Officers are responding to a serious injury collision in the 11000 block N IH-35 north bound. Watch for lane closures/officers on scene. Seek an alternative route if possible. WC5
#ATXtraffic Officers are in the 14700 block N IH-35 Southbound working a multiple vehicle crash. Only one lane is currently open, watch for officers on scene. WC5
Thinking about driving home? If you’ve had a few drinks, make sure you call a friend, a cab or use a rideshare. Whatever you do, don’t get behind the wheel. #ArriveAlive — No refusal is in effect from 9 p.m. to 5 a.m. https://t.co/FOK1z55zrZ
That moment when you and your twin forgot the #9pmRoutine. 🤣Always remove valuables from the car and lock the doors! — And if you’re out drinking make sure you have a plan to get home safely. #ArriveAlive https://t.co/eZLlGa3sXr
RT @Chief_Manley: Today, I had the honor of swearing in the cadets from the 140th class. Help me congratulate and welcome them to the @Aust…
Congratulations to the 140th Cadet Class! Welcome to family. We look forward to you serving our great #ATX community! #AustinPD #SaferTogether https://t.co/1jPf5levNg
Phew! You’re just in time for the #9pmRoutine! Remember to remove valuables from the car and lock the doors. #AustinPD #SaferTogether https://t.co/hg6mxJVRqJ
Going out for drinks with friends? Make sure you have a plan to get home safely. Never drink and drive! #ArriveAlive #VisionZero https://t.co/l4GZfBRD04
Graduation ceremony for the 140th cadet class has started! Tune into Facebook to watch this special day live and to congratulate all our graduates! https://t.co/yo3Lm0CGhg
APD Training Academy Graduates New Officers - mailchi.mp/austintexas/ap…
Today's the day! Austin Police Training Academy Graduates 140th Cadet Class - mailchi.mp/austintexas/ap… https://t.co/6Fag2Rus0x
RT @Chief_Manley: Please join me in recognizing Officers Cannon, Costello, Maldonado and Detective Deba, our APD Employees of the Week! #A…
Penny wants to remind you to take valuables out of the car! She just got her tennis ball out so thieves wouldn’t steal it. #9pmRoutine https://t.co/hbrkSpFXCB
#ATXtraffic Officers responding to Dessau Rd/E. Braker Ln for a multiple vehicles crash. EB Braker Ln shutdown at Dessau Rd. WC4
Join your Region 2 District Rep. Officers tonight for our Keeping You Safe Seminar! They'll talk to you about preventing property crime, what's considered suspicious activity and how to report it, and how to develop a safety plan for your family! https://t.co/nbicqDH2He
Can you identify this person of interest? APD Homicide wants to speak to him about an ongoing investigation regarding Murder #13. There is a $1,000 reward for information leading to the arrest of persons involved in this murder. 512-472-TIPS. mailchi.mp/austintexas/ho… https://t.co/X7n7zHBEu5
Multi-vehicle crash on I-35 NB proper at exit 232A (Oltorf) is impacting traffic . Wreckers are on scene, but expect residual delays. #ATXtraffic
Need coffee? Meet us at Starbucks this morning for #CoffeeWithACop! The Downtown District Rep. Officers are excited to meet you and can discuss safety concerns or crime the area! #CommunityPolicing #SaferTogether https://t.co/b9e17GH4u2
Domo’s face when we asked him if he remembered the #9pmRoutine. 🤣 Don’t forget to lock your doors, Austin! #AustinPD #SaferTogether https://t.co/dgfAWEI6YP
#whatthehelicopter AIR1 assisting in a search for a suspect involved in a burglary at the 2200 Blk Montopolis Dr. WC4
Community Engagement Meeting for tonight has been canceled due to inclement weather. We will reschedule this meeting. Thank you for your understanding. Be safe, Austin. 🚓 https://t.co/6kuIfstukG
UPDATE: This is not a suspicious death. PIO will not be responding to the scene. twitter.com/Austin_Police/…
City crews are on the way to remove a large fallen tree in the 500 block of East Riverside. The EB side of the roadway will be closed down to a single lane until it has been cleared away. This is expected to take several hours. #ATXtraffic
APD is actively working a call involving a deceased person that was in the water near Congress Bridge. Incident #19-1280877 Call came in at 12:52 p.m. NOI
RT @JoinAPD: Please stay safe this week! ☑️Secure your pets. ☑️Check for road closures. ☑️Turn around, don’t drown. ☑️Call 9-1-1 if you…
 
 
 
 
 
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