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DateCase #  Offense  Summary 
01/14/202121-P-0039ID TheftAn officer was dispatched to the West University Place Police Department, in regards to an identity theft report that had already occurred. The victim said an unknown person(s) used their personal identifying information to file for unemployment, without their authorization. A report was generated.
01/15/2021
21-P-0040Burglary of Motor VehicleAn officer was dispatched to the 2600 block of Pittsburgh in regards to a burglary of a motor vehicle that had already occurred. Upon arrival, it was discovered that an unknown suspect(s) entered a secured gate and continued to the unsecured vehicle, but did not take any items from the vehicle.
01/15/202121-P-0041ID TheftAt 3:51 PM, an officer was dispatched to the West University Place Police Department in reference to a case of identity theft.  The victim said an unknown person(s) used her personal identifying information to open a fraudulent credit account.
01/16/2021
21-P-0042Found PropertyAt 11:30 AM, an officer was dispatched to the West University Place Police Department for a found property report. The reportee said that there was a wallet found in school playground and no one was around.
01/16/202121-P-0043Possession of Drug Paraphernalia At 9:43 AM, an officer with the West University Place Police Department observed a vehicle traveling westbound in the 3900 block of Bissonnet with a defective headlight. A traffic stop was conducted and after further investigation, the driver was found to be in possession of drug paraphernalia and an open alcoholic beverage container. The driver was issued citations and released from the scene without incident.
01/17/2021

No Crime Reported 
01/18/202121-P-0044Possession of Narcotics

At 02:39 AM, an officer with the West University Place Police Department observed a vehicle traveling eastbound in the 4100 block of Bissonnet with an improperly affixed temporary tag. The vehicle also failed to dim its headlights within 500 feet of oncoming traffic. A traffic stop was conducted and after further investigation, the passenger was found to be in possession of a controlled substance. The passenger (Ronnie Lee Murry Jr.) was taken into custody and transported without incident.

Previous History

File Date Court Offense

01/05/2021 208 Possession Controlled Substance

01/05/2021 208 Felony Possession Weapon

10/07/2020  13  Burglary of Vehicle

04/20/2018  338  Felony Possession Weapon

11/21/2017   14  False Report to Police Officer

05/19/2017 176 Possession Controlled Substance

04/12/2017  12  Driving While License Invalid With Previous Conviction 

12/21/2010  339  Burglary of Building 

01/19/202121-P-0045Burglary of Habitation

At approximately 01:29 AM, officers with the West University Place Police Department were dispatched to the 3000 block of Rice Blvd in reference to a suspicious person. Upon arrival officers discovered the subject made entry into a residence without the owner’s consent. The subject (Tara Dionne) was subsequently placed under arrest for Burglary of Habitation without incident. 

Previous History

File Date  Court  Offense 

12/10/2020 182 Possession of Controlled Substance

09/05/2019  7  Criminal Mischief

06/18/2018  262  Theft 

06/30/2013  3  Theft

06/20/2012  7  Burglary of Motor Vehicle

09/24/2011  9  Burglary of Motor Vehicle

08/13/2011  14  Theft

01/19/202121-P-0046Found PropertyAt 4:13 PM, an officer was dispatched to the 2900 block of Nottingham for a found property report call. The reportee said there was a kitchen knife in their side yard that did not belong to them. A report was generated.
01/19/202121-P-0047Attempted Auto TheftAt approximately 10:29 PM, officers were dispatched to the 4000 block of Coleridge St. in regards to a Burglary of a Motor Vehicle that had just occurred. It was later discovered that an attempted auto theft had occurred.  It was reported that an unknown person(s) forced entry into the vehicle and caused damage to the steering column and ignition but were unsuccessful.  An attempted auto theft report was generated.
01/19/202121-P-0048Weapons Violation

At approximately 10:40 PM, an officer with the West University Place Police Department observed a black sedan speeding in the 6200 block of Buffalo Speedway. A traffic stop was initiated and upon further investigation it was discovered the driver was in possession of narcotics and a handgun. The driver (Quintan Edmonson) was subsequently placed under arrest for Unlawful Carry of Weapon.

Previous History 

File Date Court Offense 

01/17/2019 209 Aggravated Assault Secondary Officer

01/20/202121-P-0050Illegal Possession of Fire Arms

At approximately 01:52 AM, an officer observed a vehicle traveling eastbound in the 4000 block of Bissonnet with its high beams on. The vehicle was later observed to have a defective license plate light in the 3800 block of Bissonnet. A traffic stop was conducted in the 3600 block of Bissonnet. After further investigation it was discovered that one the passengers of the vehicle was in possession of a prohibited weapon. The passenger (Ronald Worthy) was arrested for the Possession of a Prohibited Weapon without incident.

Previous History

File Date Court Offense 

04/28/2020  8  Theft

04/25/2020  8  Theft

12/09/2019  8  Theft

01/25/2019  8  Burglary of Motor Vehicle

01/20/202121-P-0051Police InformationAt 04:23 AM, an officer was dispatched to the West University Place Police Department for a report of a disturbance.
01/20/202121-P-0052Credit Card AbuseAt approximately 6:33 PM an officer was dispatched to the West University Place Police Department for a credit card abuse that had already occurred. The victim stated someone used her credit card without her effective consent. A police report was generated.

Important Notice

The West University Place Police Department's Crime Report represents basic data of crimes. There are limitations associated with the information provided.

Initial crime classifications may be changed at a later date based upon further investigation. In addition, changes to call types after the initial report will not be reflected.

Information may include mechanical or human error. The information provided is not intended as a representation of official crime statistics.

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  1. Weekly Crime Report 01/15/2021 - 01/22/2021

    Posted on January 22, 2021

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  2. Weekly Crime Report 01/08/2021 - 01/15/2021

    Posted on January 15, 2021

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  3. Weekly Crime Report 01/01/2021 - 01/08/2021

    Posted on January 8, 2021

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  4. Weekly Crime Report 12/25/2020 - 01/01/2021

    Posted on December 31, 2020

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  5. Weekly Crime Report 12/18/2020 - 12/25/2020

    Posted on December 29, 2020

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  6. Weekly Crime Report 12/11/2020 - 12/18/2020

    Posted on December 18, 2020

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  1. Weekly Crime Report 12/04/2020 - 12/11/2020

    Posted on December 11, 2020

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  2. Weekly Crime Report 11/27/2020 - 12/04/2020

    Posted on December 4, 2020

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  3. Weekly Crime Report 11/20/2020 - 11/27/2020

    Posted on December 1, 2020

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  4. Weekly Crime Report 11/13/2020 - 11/20/2020

    Posted on November 20, 2020

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  5. Weekly Crime Report 11/06/2020 - 11/13/2020

    Posted on November 13, 2020

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  6. Weekly Crime Report 10/30/2020 - 11/06/2020

    Posted on November 6, 2020

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