Crime Reports

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  Date Case # Offense Summary
08/11/2017 17-P-0470 Felon in Possession of Firearms  An Officer observed a vehicle weaving in and out of traffic without utilizing its turn signal.  A traffic stop was initiated and upon the Officer making contact there was an odor of marijuana emanating from within the vehicle. A probable cause search was conducted and two firearms were discovered.  Upon further investigation, the driver was discovered to be a convicted felon and was arrested for the felony offense of Felon in Possession of a Firearm. 
08/11/2017 17-P-0472 Evading An officer observed a vehicle in the parking lot of a closed business located in the 5300 block of Kirby. As the officer began to approach the vehicle to further investigate, the driver of the vehicle began to rapidly reverse out of the parking lot. The driver initially fled westbound in the eastbound lanes. The officer gave pursuit as the vehicle entered the correct side of the roadway. The pursuit was terminated and the driver of the vehicle was taken into custody. 
08/12/2017     No crimes reported
08/13/2017 17-P-0473 Possession of Narcotics An officer observed a vehicle in the 6400 block of Buffalo Speedway with a defective brake lamp. The officer conducted a traffic stop during the course of contact; the officer was able to detect an odor of marijuana emanating from within the vehicle. A vehicle search was conducted and a clear bag containing marijuana and drug paraphernalia were found. The driver was given the opportunity to participate in a Harris County drug program, which the driver agreed to participate in.
08/13/2017 17-P-0474 FSGI An Officer was dispatched to the 2600 block of rice in reference to a parked vehicle being struck by an unknown vehicle that already occurred. A report was generated for the offense of Failure to Stop and Give Information.
08/13/2017 17-P-0475 Burglary of Habitation An officer was dispatched to a residence in the 2900 block of W Holcombe in regards to a Burglary of Habitation.  At this time it appears that nothing was taken from inside the residence.
08/14/2017 17-P-0476 Burglary of Building An Officer was dispatched to the 2700 block of Bissonnet in reference to a burglary of a building that had already occurred.
08/14/2017 17-P-0477 Warrant Arrest An officer was dispatched to the Houston Police Department Central Jail facility to pick up a prisoner in custody with West University Place warrants. The prisoner was transferred to the West University Jail Facility and booked without incident. 
08/15/2017 17-P-0478 Found Property At 12:40 p.m., an officer was dispatched to the 6200 block of Community in regards to found property.  Upon arrival and through investigation, it was discovered an unknown person(s) left a bicycle on the residence property throughout the night hours.
08/16/2017 17-P-0479 FSGI An Officer was dispatched to the 2700 block of University in reference to a Failure To Stop and Give Information that already occurred.
08/16/2017 17-P-0481 Theft An Officer was dispatched to the 2600 block of Robinhood to speak with a complainant in regard to a package being stolen from their door step.
08/17/2017 17-P-0483 Warrant Arrest An Officer was dispatched to pick up a subject that had warrants with the West University Place Police Department.
08/18/2017 17-P-0484 Theft At 7:00 a.m., an officer was dispatched to the West U PD Lobby in regards to a theft that already occurred.

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