Austin Police Department

  • Agency: Austin Police Department
  • Address: 715 E 8th St, Austin, 78701 TX
  • Chief: Art Acevedo (Chief of Police)
Phone: 512-974-5000

Austin Police Department is located at 715 E 8th St, Austin, 78701 TX. The Chief of Police of the department is Art Acevedo. The Austin Police Department phone number is 512-974-5000.

Austin Police Department News

UPDATE: 8000 blk N IH35 SB now open. Crash has been cleared. #atxtraffic

APD on scene 8000 N IH 35 SVRD SB on-ramp to IH35 and 2 rt lanes of proper shutdown due to crash involving military truck convoy. No injuries. Use caution in area. Heavy backup. NOI NOI NOI WC1 #atxtraffic

APD Corporal Lori De La Fuente attended the Latulippe family funeral in California today, after developing a special relationship with the daughter and sole survivor from the crash, 10-year-old Kiera Latulippe. Cpl. De La Fuente presented Kiera with a charm bracelet to remind her that our APD family will always be here to support her. Nancy, Scott and Jackson Latulippe were killed on Nov. 11, 2017 when a drunk driver crashed into them on Research Blvd.

🚨Cleo Perkins has been located and is now home safe with his family.🚨 -APD PIO

APD Weekend: No Refusal DWI Enforcement Initiative -

You asked for a weekend event, and we're delivering! Join us for our first 2018 weekend edition of Coffee with a Cop! Got a latte on your mind? 😀 Come discuss safety concerns with your neighborhood officers! This is a family friendly event, so feel free to bring the kids.

Officer Walker’s partner Sam says, “Haay, this weather is niiiice!”🐎 #MountedPatrol #AustinPD #ATXWeather 🚔☀️

Do you live or work in Central East Austin? Come join Austin Police for our next Coffee With A Cop event! 7:30-9:30 a.m. Tuesday, January 16 Whataburger 3210 E Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd This is one of our many community engagement meetings where your neighborhood officers take the time to discuss safety concerns or answer questions. Hope to see you there!

#ATX TRAFFIC N I-35 Southbound near Rundberg is now open. WC2

#ATX Traffic - 2 Southbound lanes closed due to crash at North I-35 SB near Rundberg. WC2

#ATX TRAFFIC Roadway Northbound I-35 near Cesar Chavez is now open after crash. WC2

#Atxtraffic UPDATE: The crash is cleared and officers are opening up the IH-35 upper deck. WC7

#ATXtraffic Officers shutting down the 3800 block IH-35 Upper Deck for a crash. No injuries reported at this time. WC7

APD seeking the public’s assistance in identifying Theft suspect -

Want to get some exercise this new year? Come run or walk with APD's SWAT officers this Friday! We'll meet at the Rock at Town Lake at 7 a.m., please arrive a few minutes early so we can separate into walking and running groups. 7 a.m. Friday, Jan. 12, 2018 Run with APD SWAT The Rock at Town Lake Look for the SWAT truck as a meeting location reference. Hope to see you there!

APD seeking assistance in Murder #11 from 2017 -

APD News Release: Traffic Fatality #1- victims identified - name spelling correction -

Traffic lights are now functional at Rockwood Ln. and Burnet Rd. #ATXtraffic 🚦

APD News Release: Traffic Fatality #1- victims identified -

APD's Public Information Office wearing blue today in support of law enforcement! #austinpd #lawenforcementappreciationday

UPDATE: APD Motors Officers are out directing traffic at this intersection. Please watch out for them if you're passing through the area! @austinenergy is aware of the outage and is working as quickly as possible to remedy the situation - likely in the next few hours. #atxtraffic

Traffic lights 🚦are out at Rockwood Ln. and Burnet Rd, expect delays until around noon. Please plan your route accordingly and drive safe, Austin! #ATXTraffic

Austin Police thank all law enforcement who go beyond the badge, and work to make our communities a safer place to live — today and every day. #NationalLawEnforcementAppreciationDay #WeSaluteYou #BeyondTheBadge #ProtectAndServe

Hey Northeast Austin! Please join Austin PD for our next "Coffee with a Cop" event at the HEB off Ed Bluestein. This is a great way to connect with your neighborhood officers. You can ask questions, discuss safety concerns or simply come to give us a high five and snap a selfie! Coffee With Austin PD Thursday, January 18, from 9 - 11 a.m. HEB Grocery - 7112 Ed Bluestein

APD News Release: Bank Robbery #2 -