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Weekly Crime Report

Posted on: June 25, 2021

Weekly Crime Report 06/18/2021 - 06/25/2021

DateCase #  Offense  Summary 
06/17/202121-0503Identity TheftAt approximately 08:40 AM, an officer was dispatched to the 3700 block of Tangley to speak with a victim. The victim stated that an unknown person(s) used her identifying information to open two electricity accounts. Information was gathered and a report for Identity Theft was generated.
06/17/2021
21-0504TheftAn officer was dispatched to the 4200 block of University for a theft of a motor vehicle part that had already occurred. The victim said an unknown person(s) stole a catalytic converter from underneath their vehicle. A report was made.
06/18/2021
21-0506TheftAt 11:16 AM, an officer was dispatched to the West University Place Police Department in reference to a theft in the 3500 block of University.  The victim said an unknown person(s) removed a wrought iron gate and stole an air conditioning unit.
06/18/2021
21-0506Identity Theft At 11:17 AM, 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 for a fictitious unemployment claim.
06/18/2121-0507TheftAt 4:12 PM, an officer with the West University Place Police Department was dispatched to the 4100 block of Oberlin in regards to a theft. Unknown suspect(s) removed the catalytic converter from a vehicle parked on the roadway.
06/18/202121-0508TheftAt approximately 6:21 PM, an officer was dispatched to the 4200 block of Bellaire Blvd. in regards to a theft of a motor vehicle. An officer met with the victim who stated that an unknown person removed the catalytic converter from the vehicle without the owner’s consent. Information was gathered and a report was generated.
06/19/2021

No Crime Reported
06/20/202121-0510Interference with Public Duties

At 2:38 PM an officer observed a vehicle traveling at a high rate of speed in the 5300 block of buffalo speedway. The stationary radar located in the 5400 block of Buffalo Speedway captured the vehicle speed at 67 mph in a 30 mph speed limit. A traffic stop was conducted in the 6000 block of Belmont. After further investigation, the passenger (Celeste Nichols) of vehicle was arrested for Interference with Public Duties.

Previous History  

File Date  Court  Offense

No Previous History 

06/21/202121-0513
TheftAt approximately 08:38 AM, an officer was dispatched to the 3900 block of Rice to speak with a complainant. The complainant stated the catalytic converter was taken from their vehicle. Information was gathered and a report for theft was generated.
06/21/202121-0514TheftAn officer was dispatched to the 4000 block of Oberlin for a theft of a motor vehicle part that had already occurred. The victim said an unknown person(s) stole a catalytic converter from underneath their vehicle. A report was made.
06/21/202121-0515Identity Theft An officer was dispatched to the station to speak with a victim of Identity Theft. It was reported that someone used the victim's information to file for unemployment with the Texas Workforce Commission. Information was gathered, and a report was generated.
06/21/2021
21-0516
Identity TheftAt approximately 6:00 PM, an officer with the City of West University Place police department obtained an in station report for ID Theft.  
06/22/2021
21-0517
Burglary of Building  At approximately, 1:30 PM, an officer was dispatched to the 6700 block of Rutgers to speak with a complainant, in regards to their home being burglarized. Information was gathered and a report for burglary of a building was generated.
06/23/2021
21-0518
Burglary of Building At 11:48 AM a police officer was dispatched to 3800 University in regards to a Burglary of a Residence which had already occurred in the 3500 block of Robinhood Street. An unknown suspect entered an open garage and removed a bicycle without the owner’s consent.
06/23/2021
21-0519
ForgeryAt 1:17 PM, an officer was dispatched to the West University Place Police Department in reference to a forgery case.  The victim said an unknown person(s) cashed his IRS stimulus check.

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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