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Austin Police Dept 9h
Never drink and drive. There are several ways to get home safely. You can call a friend, a cab, use public transportation or a rideshare. If you're ridesharing this weekend, follow these safety tips before hopping in a vehicle.
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Austin Police Dept 11h
If you're traveling around Austin on foot, please consider these pedestrian safety tips! And for our drivers, always watch out for pedestrians. Keep our community safe, stay alert, avoid texting while driving and never drink and drive.
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Austin Police Dept 18h
Traffic fatality- US290 EB svrd at Toll 130 SB svrd. 10 year old male passenger in 1 vehicle deceased at scene. No further information is available, as investigation is fresh. Intersection closed to traffic. No PIO responding, on-scene Supervisor available. WC1
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Austin 311 19h
Brace yourselves. Street Closures are coming. Prep for today's Pecan Street Festival closings by checking out the map, the website, or calling 3-1-1!
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Austin Police Dept 19h
Steck reopened. Check ATXFloods for all current low water crossing conditions. WC1
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Austin Police Dept 19h
We're looking for professional, compassionate and helpful people who want to serve our community. Could that be you? Apply with the Austin Police Department today!
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Austin Police Dept 23h
blocking all lanes of Steck Ave at the 3200 block (under MOPAC) due to high water. Drivers should avoid area and find alternate routes. No estimate on when it will reopen, no other information available. WC1
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Austin Police Dept Sep 21
Do you have a designated driver? Think before you drink. Make a plan to get home safely.
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Austin Police Dept Sep 21
Do you plan on having a couple of drinks tonight? Always have a plan in place to get home safely. Never drink and drive.
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Austin Police Dept Sep 21
Traveling this weekend? Always buckle up! Every rider, every ride.
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Austin Police Dept Sep 21
Replying to @xeeton
Hi Drew, Please get in touch w/ the District Reps for Downtown to see if they can set up increased patrol in the area. Feel free to contact them Thank you for bringing this issue to our attention. We will forward your request to them as well. -APD PIO
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Austin Police Dept Sep 21
Asst. Chief Newsom spoke at City Hall today in celebration of International Day of Peace! He talked about police officers’ duty of returning peace to our communities and how all peace begins with being kind to one another.
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Chief Brian Manley Sep 21
I was honored to join during his first Basic Peace Officer Academy graduation ceremony. Congratulations to all the graduates and may you serve with pride, commitment and honor. May you achieve great things as you begin your career!
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Austin Police Dept Sep 21
CORRECTION: APD alert regarding robbery series -
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Austin Police Dept Sep 21
APD alert regarding robbery series -
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Austin Police Dept Sep 21
Please help us locate this fugitive! Dayna Diaz, 37, is wanted for possession of a controlled substance after officers discovered drug paraphernalia, cocaine and methamphetamine in her vehicle in the 5500 blk of Peppertree on the morning of 4/6/18. Case 18-960703
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Austin Police Dept Sep 21
Please help us locate this fugitive! Louis Wright, age 49, is facing felony theft charges after following a delivery truck in order to steal pkgs off porches on Roseborough Drive & Running Water Drive the afternoon of 7/8/18. Cases 18-5025744 and 18-5034911
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Austin Police Dept Sep 20
Staging area for media will be in the parking lot of 907 E St Johns. PIO90
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Austin Police Dept Sep 20
APD is working an auto-pedestrian fatal crash involving a capital metro bus at the intersection of St Johns & Carver. Please avoid the area due to road closures. PIO90
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Austin Police Dept Sep 20
Keep your eyes on the road and drive safely, folks! Roads are slick. Never text and drive. Austin is a hands-free city.
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