Police Blotter

The official police blotter of the Aransas Pass Police Department

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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Escaped, Wanted Suspect

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEMonday, April 8, 2019Case #19-9021 (Escaped, Wanted Suspect)Aransas Pass, Texas On Friday, April 5th, 2019 around noon time, officers responded to a fight between two male subjects. The fight was the result of Martin Falcon AGE 33 being caught in the act of sexually abusing a child. Falcon was taken into custody for […]

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Monday Meth Mayhem

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEMonday, March 18, 2019Case #19-7963 (Drug Arrest)1309 Oak Park Drive On Monday, March 18, 2019, around 4:15 p.m., officers set up near 1309 Oak Park Drive watching the residence. The occupants’ activity at the location is described as a nuisance by other residents in the neighborhood. Additionally, police are no stranger to this […]

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Attempted Suicide by Cop

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEMonday, March 18, 2019Case #19-7939 (Deadly Conduct)1200 Blk. W. Young On Monday, 03/18/2019 at approximately 12:00 a.m., an Aransas Pass Police Officer heard gunshots to the north of town. The officer responded with his partner to the area uncertain if the shooting was occurring in or outside of the City Limits. While searching […]

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Minor Alcohol Sting

This past weekend, Aransas Pass Police Officers conducted an undercover operation designed to make sure store clerks are following the liquor laws in Texas and to catch those who sell alcoholic beverages to minors.  This operation included sending a minor into licensed establishments and attempting to purchase alcoholic beverages. This past Saturday, a minor was able to successfully […]

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Public Safety Annual Report 2018

Public Safety Annual Report 2018 – Here’s a copy of the Aransas Pass Public Safety Annual Report as presented to City Council Monday 2-18-2019 at 6 p.m. This report pertains to services provided by the police, fire, and EMS departments within the city. The report also includes our annual Use of Force Audit.

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Valentines Day Drug Bust

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Thursday, February 14, 2019 116 N. Arch Street Detectives began this investigation earlier this month after receiving complaints of illegal drug activity taking place at 116 N. Arch Street. During the investigation, detectives were able to purchase heroin from the resident Mary Jo Hodgson AGE 52. Hodgson was identified as both a […]

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Fatal Crash

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEWednesday, February 13, 2019 @ 6:58 PM Highway 35 at Marshall Lane Officers were sent to a two vehicle major crash at the intersection of Marshall Lane and Highway 35. The crash involved an 18-wheeler and a passenger vehicle. Upon investigation, officers found that as the passenger vehicle was crossing the highway, the […]

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Case #18-26573, Burglary

Case #18-26573 (Burglary) Doritos Bandit! This suspect broke into the Charlie Marshall Funeral Home on December 8th, 2018 and viciously brutalized their two vending machines to steal the change inside them. Though the crook made away with very little money, he left several thousands of dollars worth of damage. Know him? Tip us so we […]

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