Police Department


Our Mission

It is the mission of the West University Place Police Department to safeguard the lives and property of the people we serve, to reduce the incidence and fear of crime, and to enhance public safety while working to improve the community’s quality of life.

The West University Police Department ensures the safety of our residents and their property. Led by Chief Ken Walker, our department is comprised of experienced law enforcement professionals who are supported by a team of expert administrators and dispatchers.


  1. Door-to-Door Scams

    Posted on July 8, 2020

    Scammers may disguise themselves as representing a city official or private company in order to gain information or access to your home. Some door-to-door scams include magazine subscription sales, fraudulent fundraisers, “free” home security inspect... Read on...
  2. WUPD: BMV Suspects - 04/28/2020

    Posted on April 29, 2020

    On Tuesday April 28, officers, after receiving a call from a vigilant citizen, apprehended three suspects that had been burglarizing vehicles in the area of the 4200 block of Tennyson. Read on...
  3. A Message from Police Chief Ken Walker

    Posted on April 10, 2020

    For some time now the West U Police Department has been listing on our web site persons arrested in West U, and their usually lengthy criminal histories, in an effort to educate our residents about the failure of the criminal justice system in Harris Read on...
  4. Don't Fall for the Scam!

    Posted on April 2, 2020

    The IRS doesn't initiate contact with taxpayers by email, text messages, or social media channels to request personal or financial information. Recognize the telltale signs of a scam. Read on...
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Contact Us

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    Ken Walker

    Chief of Police
    Contact Ken Walker

    Police Department

    3800 University Boulevard
    West University Place, TX 77005

    Phone: 713.668.0330
    Emergency: 911



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