Deceptive Subject Trying to Earn Easy Money

Over the weekend, concerned residents contacted police advising about the subject pictured within this alert.  This subject was going door-to-door trying to learn what residents did for a living and trying to sell them stuff like magazine subscriptions and the sort.  This subject claimed to be part of a business that was no longer in business and […]

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Several Plead Guilty in Federal Drug Trafficking, Money Laundering Conspiracies

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE ANGELA DODGE THURSDAY, MARCH 14, 2013 PUBLIC AFFAIRS OFFICER http://www.justice.gov/usao/txs/ (713) 567-9388           Several Plead Guilty in Federal Drug Trafficking, Money Laundering Conspiracies CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas – The last three area men arrested in January for various drug trafficking and money laundering conspiracies have entered guilty pleas, United States Attorney Kenneth Magidson announced […]

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Registered Sex Offender Update

The following sex offender has moved into Aransas Pass, Texas. Artie Duhart 151 N. 10th Aransas Pass, Tx DOB: 2/22/1980 Height: 509 Weight: 220 Black, Male Hair: Black Eyes: Brown Charge: Sexual Assault of Child Victim Info: Female / 13 YOA For more information on this offender and/or all registered sex offenders residing within Aransas […]

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Cold Case Homicide Henry Ray Brown 09/27/1991

Cold Case Homicide: Case Number: 91-605 Victim: Henry Ray Brown Date of incident: 9-27-1991 at approximately 8pm. Location of incident: 600 block of Cleveland Blvd. Aransas Pass, Texas (Shrimporee Grounds ) In front of City Hall. Case Summary: On Friday September, 27, 1991 at approximately 8:00 pm, while at the Aransas Pass Shrimporee, Henry Ray […]

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Canine Participates in Bark for Life Benefit

On Saturday 02/23/2013 Ofc. Aaron Jones and canine partner Mischa attended the 1st Annual Texas Coastal Bend Bark For Life to Benefit the Relay For Life of Aransas Pass, Tx and Ingleside, Tx at Live Oak Park in Ingleside. The event is a noncompetitive walk event for dogs and their owners to raise funds and […]

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Officers Promoted

Officer Aaron Jones and Officer Bradley Gamble have been recognized for their skills and hard work within the Aransas Pass Police Department. As a result, both officers were recently promoted and will soon assume their new roles. Ofc. Aaron Jones was born and raised in Aransas Pass, Texas. Ofc. Jones began his employment with the […]

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Law Enforcement Training Offered State-Wide by Aransas Pass Police Training Academy

Aransas Pass Police Training Academy is hosting law enforcement training open to law enforcement from all over Texas. The training topic is Optimum Interdiction Techniques which is meant to instruct officers working trafficking and drug interdiction. This course brought in over 140 people to the Aransas Pass Civic Center from all across the Great State […]

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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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