Recognizing Two Officers for a Job Well Done!

On Monday 02/18/2013 at the 7pm City Council meeting, I recognized two of my officers for their outstanding work and excellent commitment to serving our community. Detective, Sergeant Leo Martinez and Corporal Bradley Gamble went well above the level of expectation in responding to a string of burglary cases back around January 22, 2013. Due […]

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New Look of Patrol!

Well here you have it, our new look!  We have a total of four new police patrol vehicles.  Theses vehicles are the Ford Police Interceptor SUV’s; they are actually beefed up Ford Explorers.  They are estimated to give us upwards 25% better fuel economy over the Ford Crown Vic (according to Ford), and they are […]

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Get Rich Quick Scams

Back on January 23, 2013, AP Police reported to residents on a new phone/fraud scam taking place in Aransas Pass, Texas. The scam attempted to target vulnerable people interested in winning a large sum of money with a small upfront expense to the victim. Victims would be instructed to purchase prepaid credit cards at Wal-Mart […]

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New Look for Patrol

The Aransas Pass Police department has received four new Ford SUV Police Interceptors.  These vehicles were purchased with CrimeBoard funds awarded to the police department by the Aransas Pass City Crime Control Board. Currently these vehicles are in the final stages of completion before they get deployed on the streets.  Funding for the completion of these vehicles […]

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Police Training Calendar Updated!

The Aransas Pass Police Department has updated it’s police training schedule.  Join us for some of the best training available for the law enforcement professional. Current classes being offered: Distracted Driver Training, Optimum Interdiction Techniques, Texas DPS Helicopter Familiarization, Building Searches (Using Sim Guns), Juvenile Law Training, Defensive Tactics for Law Enforcement, Basic Gang Investigations, and Statutory Law […]

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AP Police Dismantle a Theft and Burglary Ring

On Tuesday, January 22, 2013, AP Police detectives and officers were investigating a string of burglaries and thefts within Aransas Pass, Texas. Officers identified James Christopher Porter, Colt Ralston, and Reynaldo Rodriguez as probable suspects in these many cases. Detectives managed to track down Porter in Ingleside, Texas and were able to arrest him after […]

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Telephone Scam Targeting AP Residents

The Aransas Pass Police Department has been informed of a new fraud scam taking place which is targeting Aransas Pass residents. AP Police feel it is important to get the word out to educate and arm our residents against becoming a victim of crime. At approximately 9:00 a.m., a female reported that she received a […]

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Wishing You a Happy and Safe New Year

The Aransas Pass Police Department would like to wish all our residents and followers a safe and Happy New Year.  We want you all to know that we will be out working in force this weekend through Tuesday, the 1st of 2013.  We will be focusing on various areas for enforcement. A few items worth […]

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Thank You!

On behalf of the police department, and I am sure many children and families within the community, AP Police would like to thank each of you who contributed this year for the generous donations of toys and money.  Contrary to last year, we were able to handout approximately forty holiday dinners this year.  Every family on our […]

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Merry Christmas!!

From all of us here at the Aransas Pass Police Department, we would like to wish you all a very Merry Christmas!  Please remember to keep your houses and vehicle doors locked this holiday season when you are away.  We would hate to see anyone become a victim of a crime during this joyous season. […]

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Theft Suspect

On Saturday December 8, 2012 around 9pm to 10pm, a victim accidentally left her wallet behind inside Walmart.  The unidentified female in this picture, came along and took possession of the victim’s wallet.  The victim immediately returned, only to find that her wallet had been taken and never turned in to Walmart staff.  Please take […]

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Found Property

The following items were recovered back in 2010 during a burglary investigation   The property could not be deemed as stolen, and the rightful property owners cannot be identified. If you believe this property belongs to you, please contact the Aransas Pass Property Division.

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Golf Cart Ordinance

Back on July 16, 2012, the Aransas Pass City Council passed Ordinance 2012-4012 which allowed Aransas Pass residents the authority to operate a golf cart on City Streets within the City Limits of Aransas pass, Texas.  Starting today at 1pm, residents can stop in at City Hall located at 600 W. Cleveland Blvd. and apply […]

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String of Overnight Car Burglaries

During the morning hours of Friday 12-7-12, AP Police officers took several vehicle burglary reports on the south side of Aransas Pass.  At approximately 8am officers located a stolen vehicle in the 100 block of S. Saunders Ln., the general area where the burglaries had occurred.  The vehicle had two flat tires and was parked […]

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Aransas Pass Illuminated Christmas Parade

This Friday 12/07/2012 at 6:30 p.m., the Aransas Pass annual illuminated Christmas parade will begin.  The parade will started at Care Regional Medical Center and run east on Wheeler Street to Harrison and then onto Yoakum Street from Harrison. Police will close down Wheeler at Avenue A and divert eastbound traffic to Nelson Street.  Police […]

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City Wide Auction

The Aransas Pass Police Department and the City of Aransas Pass, Texas are participating in a city-wide auction.  We encourage those of you who might be interested to give it a look-see.  Items we are selling here at the PD include old computer equipment, police vehicles, and one seized travel trailer.  The travel trailer is […]

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Cyber Monday Shopping Safety

Well, we’ve made it through Black Friday, which really started on Thursday and in some places continued into the weekend.  Now we forge head online to kick off Cyber Monday.  Unfortunately, fraudsters are also looking forward to Cyber Monday and the weeks to follow, leading up to Christmas.  If you are like me, you too […]

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Driver Arrested in Fatality Accident

On Wednesday 11/21/2012 at 9:45 a.m.  AP Police investigators arrested Joshua Patterson AGE 21 on charges of intoxication manslaughter. On 11/16/2012 at approximately 2:01 p.m., Joshua Patterson and Jessica Brown were involved in a one vehicle crash on HWY 35 Bypass and HWY 1069 SB, on the frontage road.   Investigators found that Joshua Patterson, the driver, had been […]

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AP Police Holiday Events

The Aransas Pass Police Department received some great donations this year for our holiday dinners event. We were able to purchase 20 Thanksgiving dinners which have been delivered to residents in need within the City Limits of Aransas Pass. That is quite a jump up from last years total of 20 for Thanksgiving and Christmas […]

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