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  • Alleged Sexual Predator Arrested

    Anthony Wayne Sonnier, a Hitchcock native, was arrested today while at his Texas City home on a Sexual Assault of a Child warrant. Sonnier, 31 years old, was accused of sexually assaulting his 14 year old cousin in December of 2010. Investigators say tha...
  • Tropical Storm Don in the Gulf of Mexico

    The fourth named storm of the Atlantic basin hurricane season has formed. Tropical storm Don could bring much needed rain to Texas. Please Press the Play Button ...
  • Motorcyclist Crashes During Police Chase

    A motorcyclist accused of fleeing police survived a high-speed crash without a helmet. He remained hospitalized Monday in fair condition. Bond for David Charles Smith, 48, of Galveston, was set at $60,000 on a charge of felony evading police in a vehicle...
  • Child Predator Arrested in Hitchcock

    On June 1, 2011 a story was broadcast on KTRK ABC 13 in reference to a wanted woman who allegedly had sex with the 12 year old friend of her son. (See Broadcast) Tips began pouring in to the Crime Stoppers Houston office in reference to whereabouts of ...
  • Burglar's Caught in the Act

    Recently the City of Hitchcock and the Hitchcock Police Department suffered at the wrath of burglar's within the city limits. The police department took a total of 8 residential burglaries in a 10 day period. With limited manpower and financial resources ...
  • Burglary at the Hitchcock Primary School

    Bulletin Number: 10-1264Incident Date: 12/29/2010 Do you know this person? Suspect Name: UnknownPhysical Descriptions: Light brown complexion, slender build, 6'00 ft or tallerMarkings: Unknown. Subject appeared to be wearing khaki or canvas shorts, wi...
  • Police Serve High-Risk Warrant in Hitchcock

    A high-risk out-of-state warrant was served on an individual early Tuesday morning. On Monday, September 20, 2010, the Hitchcock Police Department recieved a call from Mississippi Department of Corrections in reference to an individual living in Hitchcoc...
  • Hitchcock Good Ole' Days 2010

    The Hitchcock Police Department, in conjunction with the Hitchcock Fire Department and the Galveston County EMS Services, set up a booth for Public Safety information and demonstrations at this years Good Ole' Days celebrations in Hitchcock Texas. The pub...
  • Gunman fired 10 shots at two plainclothes cops, critically wounding one

    By Henry K. LeeSan Francisco Chronicle FREMONT, Calif. — An alleged gang member accused of firing 10 shots at two Fremont plainclothes police officers, critically wounding one of them, told investigators he didn't know the person he had shot was a law-...
  • Fatal Alaska ambush witnessed by one cop's family

    Sgt. Tony Wallace and Officer Matt Tokuoka were ambushed by a 45-year-old Hoonah resident identified as John Marvin Jr. The scenic Village of Hoonah, Alaska is a small Tlingit community of 800 — the Tlingit are an indigenous people of the Pacific North...
  • Cop buster for improper Internet comments

    Officer Robert Fox received the most serious discipline possible after comments made under the handle 'pilgrims-progress' By Brennan DavidColumbia Daily Tribune COLUMBIA, Mo. — A Columbia police officer yesterday received the most serious discipline a...
  • The Fatigue Threshold. "A Cops worst nightmare!"

    After nearly three decades in law enforcement, Jeffry Johnson still remembers vividly a "hellacious" physical fight for his life as a young cop. "I was called to a scene where a guy was banging on his girlfriend's door, trying to break in," he told Force...
  • Police bust cop impersonator who raped woman

    Luis Marcelo Munuzuri Harris, 31, posed as an undercover narcotics officer to rob and rape a woman By Sarah HutchinsLakeland Ledger TAMPA, Fla. — Police arrested a man Saturday they said posed as an undercover narcotics officer to rob and rape a woman...
  • Suspects Found Guilty Of Murdering Cop

    Trigger Man Died In Shootout With Police PHILADELPHIA - Two suspects who took part in a bank robbery that led to a city police sergeant's killing have been found guilty of first-degree murder despite neither of them pulling the trigger. Jurors on We...
  • Judge blocks parts of Arizona Immigration law

    The most controversial sections of Arizona's new immigration law will not take effect... for now By Jacques Billeaud and Amanda Myers Associated Press PHOENIX — A federal judge dealt a serious rebuke to Arizona's immigration law on Wednesday when she ...
  • Tropical depression 3 threatens Florida

    UPDATE: A closed low-level circulation became evident on satellite imagery this morning over the southeast Bahamas.  As a result, advisories have been initiated on Tropical Depression Three as of late Thursday morning.Tropical storm watches and warnings ...
  • Cop killer sentenced to 115 years

    Officer Jennifer Moore looked Aaron Lopez, the man who attempted to kill her during a 2008 traffic stop, directly in the eye and asked a judge to give him the maximum sentence. PHOENIX — Aaron Lopez, the man convicted of shooting a Phoenix Police offic...
  • Mississippi sheriff killed

    Mississippi sheriff killed while laying spike strips George County (Miss.) Sheriff Garry Welford was killed during a suspect pursuit.  The fleeing suspects, who at present have not yet been caught, appear to have intentionally struck Sheriff Welford as...
  • US police deaths up 43% this year

    87 cops have died in the line of duty this year, compared to 61 at this point last year WASHINGTON — A nonprofit group in Washington says the number of police officers who have died in the line of duty is up 43 percent so far this year. The National L...