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An Austin man shot his former business partner at an auto shop in Round Rock on Saturday, according...
Austin police arrested a city Health Department employee Friday night, accusing him of storing child pornography on his work computer.

Austin (KXAN) - Investigators say a city of Austin employee accidentally shared a video of a young naked girl on a department-wide hard drive, eventually ...
Austin - Nearly two months after an Austin police officer was exposed to carbon monoxide while driving in his patrol car, officials said another officer was possibly exposed to the poisonous gas, KVUE's and the Austin American-Statesman's Tony ...
A warrant was issued and Walters was arrested by the Austin police Department on May 18. When questioned, Walters admitted to using his work computer to access, download, and view the images.
At 11:40 p.m. Sunday, a 30-year-old man was shot in Austin, police said. The man was standing in an alley in the first block of North Lockwood Avenue when he heard shots and felt pain.

Austin police say when they're out patrolling, it's only one of the big issues. "There's a few main things, one which would be the unsafe passing, we still continue to see a lot of motorists on their phone, and obviously when they're on their phone and ...
Austin police officers say they were denied the opportunity for promotions last year because former police Chief Art Acevedo failed to offer some high-ranking officials a test to assess their merits.
There were few other details immediately available. Austin police were not immediately available to comment. FINAL: GSW @ 611 S Congress; #ATCEMSMedics txpt'ing ~50's M to UMCB w/critical life threat injuries & CPR in progress.
Austin police are looking for a suspect in a Friday morning shooting that left one man dead near a tourist-heavy area in South Austin.
When an out-of-town homeowner received a video alert from his home security system showing a burglar in his house, he contacted the Austin police Department. In response, the Austin police Department sent a SWAT team and nearly leveled the place.
"We received an allegation of inappropriate touching of a child from the Austin police Department on Feb. 23. Based on our investigation, we determined that the allegation did not involve the school or staff.
Austin (KXAN) - Austin police are working a shooting on South Congress Avenue at East Riverside Drive Friday morning. The shots fired call came in around 7:10 a.m.
Austin (KXAN) - Austin police say officers are putting a dent in the K2 crisis in downtown Austin. This week, the Organized crime Division issued 24 felony warrants for 19 suspects for possession of controlled substance with intent to distribute K2 ...
Paying for Austin's public safety needs could add more than $75.9 million to the city's General Fund budget over the next five years - with more than two-thirds of that funding going to the Austin police Department, according to the city's preliminary ...
Tamir Kalifa A St. Edward's University police officer barricades the doors to a campus coffee shop as he and law enforcement secure the area Tuesday.
HOST - composed of Austin police, emergency medical personnel, mental health care providers, the Downtown Austin Community Court and the Downtown Austin Alliance - took to the streets last June using three mental health professionals from Austin ...

Austin police say it started as an armed robbery call Tuesday evening at a nearby Walmart. the suspects fled northbound through a wooded area in the general direction of the university.
A staggering 84 percent of likely Austin voters say they want more officers on the streets. That's according to a new survey sponsored by the Greater Austin ...
Austin police were looking for an armed intruder on the main campus of St. Edward's University, officials said Tuesday.
An armed intruder is on the main campus of St. Edward's University, the university's campus safety twitter account reported at 5:46 p.m.. The university is ...
St. Edward's University police placed the campus - which is close to the Wal-Mart - on lockdown for about an hour while Austin police searched for the suspects. At one point, a St. Edward's police officer barricaded the front entrance of a campus ...
During an interview with Austin police after the shooting, Daniel, who was 24 years old at the time, admitted he had been depressed after a recent break-up with a girlfriend and was taking the prescription medication, Xanax.
An Austin woman was arrested and charged with DWI after colliding with an Austin police patrol car with her 13-year-old daughter in the passengers' seat.
Austin residents want more police officers and think increased law enforcement would help community...
Thousands gathered in Washington, D.C. for the National peace Officer's Memorial to honor officers who died in the line of duty.
Melba Schwarz was last seen around 12:30 p.m. today, walking away from her home in the 5000 block of Placid Place, Austin police said. Schwarz has medical conditions that create a concern for her welfare, police said. Anyone who has seen her should ...
An Austin police officer accused of faking his death and fleeing the country could have his case set for its first hearing as early as this week, but his attorney says "he needs support at this time" - not a criminal charge against him.
A man who goes by the name "Cut Throat" has been accused by Austin police of being involved in a Northeast Austin robbery and shooting that left a man covered in blood.
Austin (KXAN) - While stopped for one traffic violation, an Austin police officer got up close and personal with another after a woman crashed into their patrol ...
Man's Death At Waller Creek Likely Drug-Related, Austin police Say. Daniel W. Michael, 43, was found dead in Waller Creek dressed in hospital-issued gown after leaving facility against medical advice.
NORTH Austin, TX - The Austin police Department is seeking the public's help in locating an elderly woman who went missing on Monday afternoon.
Austin, Texas -- Austin police are investigating after a body was found in Waller Creek Sunday afternoon. The body was located in the creek near 11th and Red River streets.
Shortly after the shooting Sunday morning, Austin police Chief Brian Manley said, "Based on our preliminary investigation and on the reports that we've been given the suspect did turn and fire towards our officers.
Manley referenced the police camera network, dubbed High Activity Location Observation (HALO) as key in aiding police to locate Nobles in the first place.
Austin, Texas -- An Austin police officer has been indefinitely suspended, the civil service version of fired, for leaking details of an ongoing investigation to the family of a suspect and for associating with a known felon.
KYLE, Texas (KXAN) - Authorities are searching for the second suspect connected to an overnight burglary at the Southpark Meadows shopping center.
A map of Austin police shootings can be found below. San Diego police said--since they bought body cameras--officer-involved shootings have dropped 16 percent and citizen complaints are down almost 50 percent.
Both of the officers involved are on administrative leave during the ongoing investigation, per standard procedure. Austin Interim police Chief Brian Manley is asking anyone with video or information about the shooting to come forward and call Austin ...
An Austin police officer was indefinitely suspended Friday after he shared confidential information with a sexual assault suspect about his accuser on a case that the officer was not assigned to, according to a disciplinary memo.
The family of a man who died after being shot by police near Sixth Street on Sunday morning is disputing key details of the Austin police Department's account. Authorities said Sunday that a 24-year-old man suspected of firing a gun into the air ran ...
An Austin police officer was placed on indefinite suspension after he shared information about the accuser with a suspect in a sexual assault case, according to an APD disciplinary memo.
police and SWAT at the scene of a barricaded person inside a home in south Austin, May 7, 2017. (KXAN Photo / Andrew Choat). AUSTIN (KXAN) - Austin police and SWAT crews are in south Austin Sunday night after reports of a person barricaded inside a ...
Austin police secure the scene of a fatal stabbing at a bus stop at 7th and Comal streets on March 10, 2017, in East Austin.
Man facing child porn charges after his boyfriend alerts Austin police. by CBS Austin. Joshua Melton, 32, is charged with promotion of child pornography, a second degree felony.
"The Austin police Department has worked hard to build and maintain trust, communication and stronger relationships with our communities through outreach programs and community policing.
According to an Austin police press conference about the shooting, officers working on Sixth Street said they heard gunshots and reported this to a team monitoring HALO cameras in the area.
Austin - A SWAT situation in south Austin ended peacefully after a three-hour standoff, police said Sunday night. police said they responded to the 2400 block of Kathy Cove just before 7 p.m.
6:20 a.m. update: Austin police interim Chief Brian Manley said that two Austin officers were involved in an early morning altercation Sunday that led to the shooting death of a 24-year-old African-American man authorities said fired a gun at police.
Video from the police department's street camera system showed the man firing shots in the air around 2:30 a.m. local time (3:30 a.m.






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