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  1. APD Warns Businesses with Fleet Vehicles Being Targeted by Thieves

    The Abilene Police Department wants to warn businesses who own fleet vehicles about criminals targeting vehicle catalytic converters. Read on...
  2. Parents Arrested in Connection to Death of Infant

    Police and paramedics were called to a home in the 5300 Block of Taos Dr. in Southwest Abilene on May 22, for an injured subject. Read on...
  3. Abilene Police Department’s 57th Graduating Class

    The Abilene Police Department is proud to announce the graduation of Academy Class 57. Read on...
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Archived Releases

2019

  1. Joint Cyber Crimes Investigation
  2. NR 0104001 Holiday STEP Program Results
  3. NR 0111002 Abilene Man Arrested for Indecency with a Child
  4. NR 0111003 Abilene Police Arrest Cisco Man on Child Porn Charges
  5. NR 0111004 Two Females Arrested on Drug and Forgery Charges
  6. NR 0116005 Abilene Man Arrested for Distributing Child Porn
  7. NR 0117006 North Carolina Pair Arrested on Child Pornography Charges
  8. NR 0122007 Abilene Man Arrested on Child Pornography Charge
  9. NR 0125008 Abilene Police Dept. Hosting Impound Auction
  10. NR 0129009 Abilene Police Investigating a Case of Animal Cruelty
  11. NR 0130010 Four Suspects Arrested for Drive-by Shootings
  12. NR 0131011 Police Arrest Three Suspects in Animal Cruelty Case
  13. NR 0205012 Boosie Badazz Concert
  14. NR 0207013 Cyber Crimes Unit Arrest Suspect on Pornography Charge
  15. NR 0215014 Police Searching for Drive-by Shooting Suspect
  16. NR 0215015 Two Suspects Arrested on Forgery and Drug Charges
  17. NR 0220016 Three Suspects Arrested on Forger and Drug Charges
  18. NR 0221016 Suspect Arrested on Child Pornography
  19. NR 0304017 Abilene Police Spring Break STEP Program
  20. NR 0308018 Benjamin Roberts Sentenced to 20 Years by Federal Court
  21. NR 0311019 Abilene Man Arrested for Indecency with a Child
  22. NR 0312020 Second Abilene Man Arrested for Child Sexual Crimes
  23. NR 0315021 Police Investigating Driv-by Shooting in North Abilene
  24. NR 0315022 Two Suspects Arrested After Fleeing from Police During Traffic Stop
  25. NR 0315023 Abilene Man Arrested a Second Time for Distributing Child Pornography
  26. NR 0325024 Spring Break STEP Program Results
  27. NR 0326027 Convicted Sex Offender Arrested After Contacting Victim
  28. NR 0327028 Abilene Man Arrested for Distributing Child Pornography and Sexually Abusing Child
  29. NR 0328025 Revised City Ordinance on Pedestrian in Roadways media release
  30. NR 0329029 Fatal Collision on Interstate 20
  31. NR 0329030 Citizens and Lawn Businesses Beware of Criminals Targeting Lawn Equipment
  32. NR 0404031 Police Seeking Assistance Locating Aggravated Assault Suspect
  33. NR 0405026 Abilene Police Impound Auction
  34. NR 0409032 Five Suspects Arrested on Various Drug Charges
  35. NR 0410033 Police Seeking Victims of Theft of Lawn Equipement
  36. NR 0412034 Suspect Arrested for Robbery of South Abilene Business
  37. NR 0425035 Police Arrest Two Suspects on Forgery, Fraud, Drug and Burglary Charges
  38. NR 0501036 Three Suspects Arrested on Drug Charges
  39. NR 0503037 Jail Navigator Program
  40. NR 0505039 Two Men Arrested in Connection to Homicide in North Abilene
  41. NR 0517038 Abilene Teen Arrested for Child Crimes
  1. NR 0517040 California Man Arrested by APD Cyber Crimes
  2. NR 0517041 Three Juveniles Taken to Detention Center for String of Criminal Mischief
  3. NR 0523042 Four Suspects Arrested by Cyber Crimes
  4. NR 0523043 Police Searching for Possible Victims
  5. NR 0529044 Abilene Police Impound Auction
  6. NR 0530045 Community Response Team to Aid with Mental Health Crisis
  7. NR 0603046 Pedestrian in Fatal Crash Identified
  8. NR 0605047 Police Seeking Public Assistance Locating Hit and Run Suspect
  9. NR 0614048 Police Welcome Newest Dispatch Supervisor
  10. NR 0614049 Four Suspects Arrested for Targeting Children Onlin
  11. NR 0624050 Holiday STEP Program
  12. NR 0701051 Cyber Crimes Arrest 2 for Online Soliciation of a Minor
  13. NR 0724053 New Abilene Police Department Opening Soon
  14. NR 0726054 Fraud and Cyber Crimes Arrest 9 Suspects on Drug, Fraud and Pornography Charges.
  15. NR 0730055 Abilene Police Department 56 Graduating Class
  16. NR 0803056 APD Arrest Three Suspects on Capital Murder Charges
  17. NR 0803057 Homicide Victim Identified
  18. NR 0805052 Impound Auction of Abandoned Vehicles
  19. NR 0805058 Holiday STEP Program Results
  20. NR 0806059 Civilian Response Class
  21. NR 0812060 Laobor Day Holiday STEP Program
  22. NR 0813061 New Addition to the Melvin Martin Center for Childrens Safety
  23. NR 0815062 SWAT Responds to Barricaded Subject in North Abilene
  24. NR 0816063 No Known Credible Threats at Local Stores
  25. NR 0819065 APD Officers to Ticket School Zone Traffic Violators
  26. NR 0830066 Two Suspects Arrested on Drug and Fraud Charges
  27. NR 0903067 Labor Day STEP Campaign Results
  28. NR 0917066 National Night Out
  29. NR 1002069 Update Search for Bank Robbery Suspect
  30. NR 1008070 Police Searching for Suspects in South Abilene Shooting
  31. NR 1019071 Fatal Crash N. Judge Ely
  32. NR 1025073 Trunk or Treat at the Police Department
  33. NR 1112074 Fatal Crash on West Highway 80
  34. NR 1113075 Two Abilene Police Officers Graduate FBI Class
  35. NR 1114076 Fingerprinting Services Available to Abilene Citizens
  36. NR 1129077 Aggravated Assault at Longbranch Saloon
  37. NR 1203078 Cyber Crimes Asking for Assistance Identifying Subjects
  38. NR 1204079 Update Cyber Crimes Human Trafficking Investigation
  39. NR 1204080 APD Investigating North Abilene Homicide
  40. NR 1205081 Police Arrest Male Suspect for Making Terroristic Threat
  41. Thomas Niblo investigation update Dec 2019

2018

2017

  1. Clements Release
  2. NR 0106003 Police Dispatch Promotion
  3. NR 0110004 Abilene Police Department Releases Instructional Video on Tra... (2)
  4. NR 0117005 Abilene Police Fraud Unit Arrests Female for Forging Documents
  5. NR 0123006 Abilene Police Department Retires K9 Thor
  6. NR 0126007 APD Asking for Help Finding Missing Abilene Mother
  7. NR 0126008 Update - Police Make Arrest In Connection to Missing Mother
  8. NR 0127009 Body of Female Discovered at Lake in Callahan County
  9. NR 0201010 Death Investigation
  10. NR 0209011 Abilene Police Department Welcomes New K-9
  11. NR 02160013 Abilene Police Break-up Fight at Cooper High School
  12. NR 0303014 Abilene Police Department Mourns Loss of an Officer
  13. NR 0310015 APD and ARCADA Team up to Provide Prescription Drug Drop Off
  14. NR 0310016 Police Searching for Two Suspects in Early Morning Robbery
  15. NR 0310017 Four Suspects Arrested on Drug and Forgery Charges
  16. NR 0320018 Police Seeking Victims of Fraud
  17. NR 0322019 Robbery Suspect Arrested
  18. NR 0406020 Police Recover Thousands in Stolen Property Arrest One
  19. NR 0411021 Abilene Police Department Encourages Citizens to Come Enjoy Coffee with a Cop
  20. NR 0417022 Loose Change for Change
  21. NR 04210023 Police Arrest Man Months Later for Once Again Targeting Chil...[9568]
  22. NR 0519024 APD Introduces Newest K-9
  23. NR 05300026 Police Arrest Man for Stealing Copper
  24. NR 0605027 APD Investigating Reported Stolen Paintings
  25. NR 0612028 Suspect Arrested Driving a Stolen Vehicle
  26. NR 0622029 Single Vehicle Crash Fatality
  27. NR 0628030 Four Suspects Arrested after Firing Weapon and Evading Police

2016

  1. APOA Endorsements
  2. candidate forum 4-18
  3. NR 0104001 APD Arrests Multiple Susepcts in Ongoing Investigation
  4. NR 0104002 Investigation of Aggravated Assault on Peace Officer
  5. NR 0111005 Information Regarding Joint Kidnapping, Aggravated Sexual Assault Case Abilene and Ft. Worth PD Investigation
  6. NR 0118006 Infant Homicide Investigation
  7. NR 0118007 Infant Homicide Investigation Update
  8. NR 0129010 Two Suspects Arrested for Fraud and Drug Charges
  9. NR 0203011 Wal-Mart Parking Lot Incident
  10. NR 0223012 Three Arrested on Drug and Fraud Charges
  11. NR 0301008 Abilene Police Department Warns Motorists Not to Drink and Drive
  12. NR 0301013 Police Investigating North Abilene Shooting
  13. NR 0404014 Cadet Class 53 Graduation
  14. NR 0411015 One Suspect Arrested for Weekend Stabbing
  15. NR 0411016 Abilene Police Seeking Information On Missing Teen
  16. NR 0414017 Two Suspects Arrested for Breaking Into Homes
  17. NR 0415018 Missing Abilene Teen Located
  18. NR 0415019 APD Using Unmanned Aerial System
  19. NR 0418020 Abilene Police Department Welcome New K-9
  20. NR 0425021 Abilene Police Dept. Hosting Impound Auction
  21. NR 0503022 Two Arrested for Counterfeiting, Searching for Another
  22. NR 0509023 Abilene Police Looking to Identify Two Suspects
  23. NR 0510024 Two Arrested on Narcotic Charges
  24. NR 0513025 Two Arrested, another Suspect Sought in North Abilene Shooting
  25. NR 0516026 Pedestrian Hit By Vehicle
  26. NR 0517027 Police Investigating North Abilene Shooting
  27. NR 0517028 One Person Arrested for Burglary of Habitation
  28. NR 06027032 APD Receives Community Hero Award
  29. NR 0610029 Two Vehicle Crash in North Abilene Results in a Fatality
  30. NR 0613030 One Vehicle Crash Results in Fatality
  31. NR 0620030 Sports Bar Shooting Update
  32. NR 0623030 Animal Bite Call
  1. NR 0623031 APD Warns Motorist Not to Drink and Drive
  2. NR 0627033 Homicide Investigation Update
  3. NR 0708034 APD Response to Dallas PD Incdent
  4. NR 0711035 Holiday STEP Results
  5. NR 0712036 South Abilene Bank Robbery Incident
  6. NR 0713037 Injured Subject Fatality
  7. NR 0713038 Update Injured Subject Fatality
  8. NR 0725039 Julia Armstrong Dispatch Supervisor Promotion
  9. NR 0805040 Graffiti Vandals Identified
  10. NR 0812041 Convenience Store Robbery
  11. NR 0817042 Labor Day STEP Program
  12. NR 0908043 Holiday DWI Enforement Results
  13. NR 0914044 Female Arrested, Found with Several Pieces of Stolen Identity
  14. NR 0915045 Vandals Hit Downtown Area
  15. NR 0927046 National Night Out
  16. NR 1007047 Hamlin Man Arrested for Fraud, Stolen Vehicles, Identity
  17. NR 1010048 Two Abilene Police Officers Help Woman from Burning Home
  18. NR 1011049 Abilene Police Department Hires Records Supervisor
  19. NR 1012050 Abilene Police Department Rolls out Pastors On Patrol
  20. NR 1102052 Large Scale Training Exercise
  21. NR 1108053 Police Seek Identity of Robbery Suspect
  22. NR 1114054 Police Arrest Two Suspects After a South Abilene Shooting
  23. NR 1117055 Detectives Seek to Identify Suspects in Fake Currency Incidents
  24. NR 1117056 Special Operations Division Arrest 3 Suspects for Meth
  25. NR 1121057 Police Arrests Three Suspects for the Motion Picture Currency Incidents
  26. NR 1122058 One Person Arrested for Identity Theft
  27. NR 1202059 Russian National Arrested on Drug Charge
  28. NR 1214060 Niblo Murder Investigation Update
  29. NR 1216061 Abilene Police Department Lieutenant Graduates from FBI National Academy
  30. NR 1230062 Abilene Police Department Warns Motorists Not to Drink and Dr....docx
  31. NR0226013 Suspect Arrested for Discharging Weapon Inside Motel Room

2015

  1. News Release AISD
  2. NR 0106001 Information sought for robbery suspects
  3. NR 0108002 Female suspect wanted in connection with robbery
  4. NR 0113003 Media Conference Regarding Ongoing AISD Investigation
  5. NR 0120004 Fraud Investigations kicks-off initiative to help prevent fraud
  6. NR 0120005 The Abilene Police Department is hiring for 2015 Police Academy
  7. NR 0120006 Police searching for suspect in Mall of Abilene Aggravated Robbery
  8. NR 0121007 Police arrest suspect in Mall of Abilene Aggravated Robbery
  9. NR 0121008 Joint statement from Abilene ISD and Abilene Police Department
  10. NR 0127009 Training Exercise
  11. NR 0205011 Robbery of Convenience Store
  12. NR 0210010 Chick-Fil-A Day at Safety City
  13. NR 0220012 Woman arrested for making threats to witness in Homicide Investigation
  14. NR 0223013 Special Needs Car unveiled at Safety City
  15. NR 0303014 Woman arrested for allegedly attacking man with ax
  16. NR 0304015 Three arrested after high speed chase (2)
  17. NR 0309016 Aggravated Assault Investigation
  18. NR 0312017 Police Arrest former president of non-profit for Theft
  19. NR 0317018 Rodneys Run
  20. NR 0318019 Arbitration Hearing
  21. NR 0319020 Chiefs Statement on Burns Arrest
  22. NR 0320021 Police Investigating String of Overnight Robberies
  23. NR 0323022 Police searching for two suspects in north Abilene Robbery
  24. NR 0401023 Shadow receives Top Dog honor
  25. NR 0402024 Police looking for suspect targeting our senior citizens
  26. NR 0402025 Murder suspect sought in weekend stabbing
  27. NR 0403026 Hearing Examiner Appeal
  28. NR 0418027 Police arrest suspect for the shooting of an Abilene man
  29. NR 0420028 Police investigating multiple weekend shootings
  30. NR 0427029 Rodney Holder Remembrance
  31. NR 0429030 Elderly being scammed out of thousands
  32. NR 0430030 Police release video of Robbery of local restaurant
  33. NR 0501031 Child hit by car
  34. NR 0501032 Police searching for suspect in North Abilene stabbing
  35. NR 0512033 Suspect arrested in shooting, victim in critical condition
  36. NR 0512034 2nd Annual Law Enforcement Softball Tournament
  37. NR 0514035 Man passes away after being hit by 18-wheeler on loading dock
  38. NR 0515036 Police asking for help identifying attempted kidnapping suspect
  39. NR 0515037 Reported possible abduction found to be untrue
  40. NR 0521038 Police searching for suspects in two overnight Aggravated Robberies
  41. NR 0527039 Truck goes through building
  42. NR 0530040 Police investigating homicide in South Abilene
  43. NR 0530041 Child Death Investigation
  44. NR 0601042 Suspect charged with murder on Ballinger Street
  45. NR 0602043 Barricaded Subject Call
  46. NR 0604044 Police searching for suspect who robbed taxi cab driver
  47. NR 0604045 Response to armed persons
  48. NR 0605046 The use of counterfeit money increasing
  49. NR 0610047 The Abilene Police Department welcomes new K-9
  1. NR 0618049 Police bust home burglary ring
  2. NR 0623050 Two pedestrians injured by truck in South Abilene
  3. NR 0701052 Police searching for North Abilene shooting suspect
  4. NR 0701053 Aggravated Robbery of North Abilene game room
  5. NR 0707055 Click it or Ticket Eligibility
  6. NR 0715056 Pedestrian killed after being hit by truck
  7. NR 0727057 Body found in north Abilene positively identified
  8. NR 0727057 Body found in north Abilene positively identified UPDATE
  9. NR 0731058 Motorcyclist killed in crash
  10. NR 0804059 Fatal one vehicle crash
  11. NR 0804060 Door-to-door solicitors misrepresenting their employment
  12. NR 0811061 Police arrest man for Aggravated Sexual Assault
  13. NR 0901063 Officer Death Investigation
  14. NR 0903064 Officer Allen Death Investigation Update
  15. NR 0903065 Two arrested in connection to Homicide of Abilene Police Officer
  16. NR 0904066 Police looking for items stolen from home of Officer Don Allen
  17. NR 0930072 Child Abduction Attempt at Bonham Elementary
  18. NR 1002073 Update on Child Abduction Attempt at Bonham Elementary
  19. NR 1005074 Labor Day Impaired Driver Mobilization Campaign
  20. NR 1009075 Pedestrian hit by vehicle
  21. NR 1027076 Abilene Police Bomb Squad Re-accredited
  22. NR 1030076 APD Fraud Unit Seeks Identity of Suspects in ATM Fraud Case
  23. NR 1031077 Fatal Motor Vehicle Crash
  24. NR 1102078 Body Recovered from Lake
  25. NR 1102079 Two Arrested in Major Identity Theft Case
  26. NR 1105080 Suspects Identified in Bank Fraud Case
  27. NR 1107081 Motor Vehicel Crash I20 Westbound
  28. NR 1107082 Motor Vehicle Crash 5200 Rebecca Lane
  29. NR 1109083 Lincoln School Campus
  30. NR 1110084 Abilene Police Seeking Information on Theft Susepct
  31. NR 1112085 North Abilene Shooting Incident
  32. NR 11160086 Fraud Unit Looking to Identify Counterfeiters
  33. NR 1118087 Abilene Police Fraud Unit Captures Counterfeiters
  34. NR 1120088 Truck Falls from Third Story Parking Garage
  35. NR 1120089 North Abilene Drug Bust
  36. NR 1123090 One Suspect in Bank Fraud Case in Custody
  37. NR 1124091 Robbery Suspects Arrested
  38. NR 1201092 Phone Scammers Using Law Enforcement to Get Money
  39. NR 1203094 Fraud Unit Arrests Four Counterfeit Suspects
  40. NR 1203095 Abilenes Police Chief Participates in Law Enforcement Exchange Program in Israel
  41. NR 1204097 Motor Vehicle Crash 4800 N US Hwy 277
  42. NR 1204098 Terroristic Threat Leads to Lockdown of Center
  43. NR 1204099 Abilene Police Host Open Carry Forum
  44. NR 1208100 Required 2nd Change to Open Carry Fourm Location
  45. NR 1211101 Abilene Police Department Seeks to Identity of Fraud Suspect
  46. NR 1214102 Door-to-door solicitors Misrepresenting Their Employment
  47. NR 1215103 Abilene Police Department Warns Motorists Not to Drink and Drive
  48. Sgt. Lynn Beard Allen statement