Police Blotter

The official police blotter of the Aransas Pass Police Department

Updates to the Animal Control Ordinance

A new ordinance enacted by City Council will take effect this Wednesday, November 13, 2019. The ordinance impacts many of the city laws that regulate animals within our City Limits. Ordinance Highlights: Establishes new limits on how many animals one may own; Animal “owner” is better defined; Animal tags must now be displayed on the animal’s collar; […]

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Aggravated Robbery, Suspect in Custody

Aggravated RobberySonic Drive-In, Aransas PassCase #19-20973For Immediate Release Just after 7:15 pm this past evening, officers were dispatched to the Sonic Drive-In located at 1662 W. Wheeler Avenue. The victim reported being robbed while trying to serve the driver his food. The driver/suspect, Jimmy Porter AGE 30 of Wink, Texas, used a rifle as he […]

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Leave No Trace

Come join our Code Enforcement, Police Department, and Police Explorers team for this wonderful 1-hour discussion about Leave No Trace. This event takes place August 29th beginning at 6:00 p.m. inside the Aransas Pass Council Chambers. What are you thankful for? The Seven Principles of Leave No Trace provide an easily understood framework of minimum impact […]

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Aggravated Kidnapping

Aggravated KidnappingCase #19-18493900 S. Arch StreetFor Immediate Release Sunday evening, just after 6 p.m., a victim reported being held against his will at a residence in the 900 Blk. of S. Arch Street. Four suspects held the victim at gunpoint while searching his phone and demanding answers to a work-related issue. The victim and three […]

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Shooting, Arrest Made

SHOOTINGCase #19-14078FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE On June 13, 2019 around 3 a.m., officers were sent to the 500 block of S. 10th street in regards to a shooting. When Officers arrived on scene they found a 34-year-old male suffering from a single gunshot wound to the torso. The suspect, Anthony Blake West AGE 29 fled the […]

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Best Part of Shrimpree, 2019

The best part of Shrimporee 2019 PIG-E-MON Super Heros! – Shrimporee is upon us, and we are excited!! Our staff will be on site with fun & games which include prizes and lots of public safety information. Is your child ready for an adventure?!! We hope so because he or she could win BIG! And, […]

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Registered Sex Offender Update

The following sex offender has moved into or returned to the City. Todd Allen Jackson71 Augusta Circle, Aransas Pass, Tx DOB: 11/26/1970Height: 6’03”Weight: 260Hair: BaldEyes: Green Charge: Indecency w/ Child by Sexual ContactVictim Info: F / 14 YOA & F / 11 YOA For more information on registered sex offenders, visit the Texas Public Sex Offender […]

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Persistent Phone Outages

BACKUP PHONE LINES: 361-717-1254 361-717-1264 Over the past several months, the police department has experienced several outages on our public phone lines. Those lines are the ones you call when seeking non-emergency service from the PD or when calling City Hall (361-758-5224 or 361-758-5301). Recently, the outages have increased and are continuing today. We have […]

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