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Review Latest Hurricane Preparedness and Safety Resources

By | 2017-06-20T18:52:31+00:00 June 20th, 2017|Community, Public Safety, Residential|

With hurricane season underway, we encourage you to review the 2017 Hurricane Preparedness and Safety page. Flood Safety Checklist Hurricane Safety Checklist Returning Home After a Hurricane or Flood If you have any questions and concerns please contact Mark Baker, Senior Corporate Major Gifts Officer, American Red Cross at Mark.Baker@redcross.org.

Houston Prevention Takes Back 475 lbs of Prescription Drugs

By | 2017-06-06T17:22:10+00:00 June 6th, 2017|Public Safety|

"Prevetion is not just a strategy. It becomes a way of life." - Frederick Weatherspoon On participating in this year's massive RX drug take back program Prevention Staff Frederick Weatherspoon had this to say: "My experience participating with the drug take back this year was remarkable. I was able to see firsthand how the implementation [...]

Reporting Suspicious Activity Helps Keep Houston Safe

By | 2017-06-05T09:19:49+00:00 June 5th, 2017|Community, Public Safety, Residential|

While there are no specific or credible threats to the Houston area, the Mayor's Office of Public Safety & Homeland Security wants to remind residents of their role in preventing terrorism. Preventing Terrorism The best way Houston area residents can help prevent terrorist attacks from happening is to be vigilant of their surroundings and report [...]

Join Us for the Celebration of a New Speed Trailer at the HPD Northwest Storefront (Long Point)

By | 2017-05-23T09:10:27+00:00 May 23rd, 2017|Community, Public Safety|

When Thursday, May 25, 2017 9:30 AM Networking and light breakfast 10:00 AM Event Where Northwest Storefront 8400 Long Point Road Houston, Texas 77055 Public Safety is one of my top priorities on City Council. I have heard from many constituents that speeding has become an issue on some of the major streets in District [...]

HPD Positive Interaction Program Meeting May 16th

By | 2017-05-12T12:40:06+00:00 May 12th, 2017|Community, Public Safety|

May 16, 2017- (Tuesday) Our topic will be Officer Safety - “Shoot, Don’t Shoot!” Our Officer Safety unit will be out to show us how effective this important training tool has been over the years. From training the Cadets to informing the public, this tool shows us how quickly life or death decisions are routinely [...]

Hurricane Season is Around the Corner

By | 2017-05-03T10:13:27+00:00 May 1st, 2017|Community, Public Safety, Residential|

Hurricane season is around the corner, so be prepared by visiting www.weather.gov/wrn/hurricane-preparedness. Also, register to attend the FREE Extreme Weather Ready Expo on Saturday, June 3, 2017 at the George R. Brown Convention Center. Here is the link to register for the event http://www.hurricaneworkshop.com/

City of Houston Public Safety and Homeland Security Committee, April 11

By | 2017-04-07T07:42:32+00:00 April 7th, 2017|Community, Public Safety|

Tuesday, April 11, 2017 10:00 AM City Hall Council Chamber – 901 Bagby, 2nd Floor Welcoming Remarks: Council Member Brenda Stardig, Chair Welcoming Remarks: Council Member Steve Le, Vice Chair Presentation: Houston Fire Department Resources • Speaker: Marty Lancton, President, Houston Professional Fire Fighters Association Local 341 Presentation: Spring Branch Chemical Fire and Houston Fire Department [...]