Crime Reports

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  Date Case # Offense Summary
06/23/2017 17-P-0371 Found Property At 10:49 am, an officer was dispatched to the West U PD in regards to found property.   It was discovered several items were found at the West University Place Recreational Center and turned into police. 
06/23/2017 17-P-0372 Driving while license invalid An officer observed a vehicle fail to stop at designated point in the 3600 block of Rice Blvd.  The officer stopped the vehicle and after further investigation learned the driver’s license was suspended and he was operating the vehicle without proof of financial responsibility.  The driver was arrested for Driving While License Invalid.   
06/23/2017 17-P-0373 Driving while intoxicated / Minor Accident Officers were dispatched to the 5800 block of Kirby in regards to a minor accident that had just occurred. Dispatch advised both vehicles were on scene and one was attempting to leave the location. After further investigation, it was discovered that the striking vehicle’s driver was operating a motor vehicle while intoxicated. The driver of the striking vehicle was arrested for DWI.
06/24/2017 17-P-0374 Lost Property At 10:47 am, an officer was dispatched to the jail in regards to a prisoner transport.  While transporting the prisoner from West University Place Police Department to Harris County IPC, the prisoner’s property was lost. 
06/24/2017 17-P-0375 Burglary of motor vehicle At 4:18 pm officers were dispatched to the 4200 block of Law in reference to a burglary of a motor vehicle in progress. 
06/24/2017 17-P-0376 Burglary of motor vehicle An Officer was dispatched to the 4100 block of Byron in reference to a burglary of a motor vehicle that had already occurred.
06/25/2017 17-P-0377 Identity Theft At 2:21 pm, an officer was dispatched to a residence in the 2600 block of Pittsburg in reference to a case of identity theft
06/26/2017 17-P-0378  Police Information Report An officer was dispatched to the intersection of University and Mercer in regards to a suspicious person.  The subject was located in the 6500 block of Edloe and upon making contact he was found to be in possession of drug paraphernalia and a small clear bag containing an unknown mixture of narcotics.
06/26/2017 17-P-0379 Emergency Detention Order Dispatch advised of a subject going in and out of stores in the 3900 block of Bellaire harassing random individuals. Upon Officers canvassing the area, the subject was located in the 3900 block of Bellaire where he subsequently transported to Ben Taub for an Emergency Detention Order.
06/26/2017 17-P-0380 Lost Property An officer was dispatched to the 4100 block of Judson in reference to lost property.
06/26/2017 17-P-0381  Public Intoxication An officer viewed a subject lying in the rain on the sidewalk in front of the businesses located at 5400 Block of Kirby. The subject was discovered to be highly intoxicated and was taken into custody as a result. 
06/27/2017     No crimes reported

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