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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Homicide Investigation

Original 11/20/2012 @ 11:41 a.m. Updated 11/20/2012 @ 6:11 p.m. On Tuesday 11/20/2012 at 12:11 a.m., officers with the Aransas Pass Police Department were dispatched to the Shamrock Trailer Park located at 936 N. Commercial Street for a stabbing.  When police arrived, they discovered the resident of the trailer, Alfred Garza AGE 60, dead from […]

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Public Information Release, Major Accident

On Friday 11/16/2012 at approximately 2:01 p.m., officers with the Aransas Pass Police Department were dispatched to HWY 35 Bypass and 1069 SB on the feeder road for a major one-vehicle accident. When officers arrived, they discovered a male subject tending to a female subject who was found dead.  The 31 YOA female was a passenger inside […]

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AP Police Assisting Portland PD

If you have information on this case, contact us Portland PD anonymously via Tri-County Crime Stoppers at (800) 245-TIPS/8477 or via the online submission form.  Your tip could earn you a reward up to $20,000.00. *** EDITED The reward amount from Crime Stoppers has been reduced to the normal amount of up to $1000.00 as […]

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AP Police Execute Search Warrant

On Friday morning just after 3:00 a.m., Aransas Pass Police with assistance from the San Patricio County Sheriff Deputies executed a search warrant in the 1400 Blk of S. McCampbell Street.  The search warrant resulted from a narcotics investigation conducted by the Aransas Pass Police Department  into the distribution of marijuana from the residents at the location.  Two suspects […]

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Creative Video from Tampa PD

A creative way to connect with the community in Tampa, Florida and we Love IT!!  We like the message and felt compelled to share to our residents here in Aransas Pass, Texas. Quote from Tampa PD: “The Tampa Police Department wants you to call us if you have crime tips. You can remain anonymous by […]

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Theft of Computer

Aransas Pass Police are requesting your help identifying this suspect.  The suspect entered the Aransas Pass Wal-Mart on Tuesday 10/30/2012 at approximately 12:00am-12:15 am and removed a desktop computer out of the box and exited the fire exit.  The suspect then ran through the parking lot to an awaiting pickup truck and fled the area.  The computer was […]

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Suspicious Male Subject

The Aransas Pass Police Department has investigated the complaints into the suspicious male subject with a dog.  Witnesses directed police with several leads.  At this time, police cannot substantiate evidence of an offense or attempted offense.  Regardless parents and children need to continue to exercise reasonable caution when out in public, as modern times within any community would warrant such sound advice.  Police will continue […]

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Suspicious Male Subject

On 10-18-12 at approximately 3:30 pm officers with the Aransas Pass Police Department were dispatched to the area of S. Whitney and W. Highland in Aransas Pass, Texas. Several citizens have contacted the police department reporting an elderly male individual acting suspiciously in the area. The reporting parties have described the male subject in question […]

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Burglars Caught!

The two burglars from the video and pictures we posted on October 11th have both been identified and arrested.  The burglars are identified as William Smith (AGE mid 20’s) and Darak Smith (AGE late 20’s).  Both have been charged with the burglary of a building in this case. There is no further information available in […]

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Juan Lee Pena Arrested!

Juan Lee Pena was arrested  by the US Marshals Service in Calhoun County, Texas today at 4pm. We would like to thank all the tipsters out there.  A lot of information came in and we appreciate the support of the community on this shooting case.

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Juan Lee Pena AGE 22 WANTED

Police have detained the juvenile shooting suspect from Sunday afternoons shooting on Deberry and Lamont.  Police are still seeking to arrest Juan Lee Pena AGE 22.  If you have information on this suspect, please contact Tri-County Crime Stoppers at 800-245-TIPS.

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AP Police Receive Crime Control District Grant

At 6:30 p.m., the Aransas Pass Crime Control and Prevention District board approved the Aransas Pass PD technology grant for $325,000.00.  This grant will be for the purchase of 4 new patrol SUV’s, mobile computers for 18 police vehicles, new PD server equipment, new mobile ticket writers for patrol and the courts, a LiveScan system, […]

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Wanted Shooting Suspects!

AP Police are seeking to arrest 22 YOA Juan Lee Pena and his juvenile (info intentionally withheld) accomplice for the shooting that took place on Sunday 10/07/2012 around 1:17 p.m.  The event took place in the 1000 Blk of Lamont Street at it’s intersection with Deberry Street.  A fight broke out between several subjects and […]

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Can you ID these Burglary Suspects?

On Wednesday October 9th 2012 at approximately 11:00-11:30pm. Two suspects were responsible for stealing a golf cart from the Donel Trailer Park located near the intersection of N. Commercial and Stapp Street. The two then traveled to a business on the Harbor where they forced entry into the establishment.  The two suspects are appear to […]

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Police Department of the Past

We just updated our police department photo gallery on our PD history page.  Check them out, some very nice pictures were donated to us by the first AP Police chief’s daughter. [nggallery id=11] Learn more about the AP Police Department history.

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Childrens Advocacy Center of the Coastal Bend

The Aransas Pass Police Department is one of many agencies in south Texas that utilizes the benefits of the Children’s Advocacy Center (CAC) of the Coastal Bend.  The CAC provides forensic services to the police department and provides child victims of violent crimes with social services and other support services.  These services are also extended […]

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National Night Out

The Aransas Pass Police Department invites and encourages people to come out to the Housing Authority located at 254 N. 13th Street tonight starting at 6pm to 8pm.  We will have one of our officers out there handing out goody bags to the young children.  There will also be many other vendors on site giving out […]

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FREE Law Enforcement Training

The Aransas Pass Police training division is offering free law enforcement training to certified law enforcement officers all over the nation.  The event topic will be Optimum Interdiction Techniques along with Advanced Passenger Vehicle Criminal and Terrorism Interdiction.  The event will be held at the Aransas Pass Civic Center on February 19-22, 2013.  All certified […]

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New Training Aid to Assist Officers

Courtesy of the Aransas Pass Crime Control and Prevention District Board, the Aransas Pass Police Department was able to invest in the purchase of Simunition training equipment for officers.  Simunitions retrofit to regular duty firearms carried by our officers.  The kits will not chamber live rounds when attached to a firearm and only allow for […]

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Wanted Suspect

Suspect Arrested! Aransas Pass Police department seeks to arrest Nicolas Lasher AGE 44.  Nicolas was at a residence in the 200 Blk. of N. 10th Street during the early morning hours on Sunday 09/23/2012 when he got into an argument with another resident.  During the argument, Nicolas used a box cutter to assault two victims.   AP […]

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APPD Website Now Online!

Welcome to the Aransas Pass PD online. We have been working hard on this site since June of 2012 and bring it to you live today, 09/21/2012. Though we have a lot to offer you currently on our site, we have a lot of work ahead of us as well. For now feel free to […]

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