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Posted on: August 31, 2017

Citywide Curfew Lifted

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The City of League City has lifted the citywide curfew, effective immediately. With the lifting of the curfew, we encourage our citizens to remain vigilant and report all suspicious activity.Read on...

Posted on: August 31, 2017

BEWARE OF HOME REPAIR SCAMMERS!

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PLEASE SHARE THIS information with everyone you know! Scammers will be out in force and want your money. Go to these 2 websites for great information on fraud prevention and how to avoid scammers. 

https://www.texasattorneygeneral.gov/…...

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Posted on: August 30, 2017

A message from City Manager John Baumgartner

A message from City Manager John Baumgartner:

Dear League City community,

As the City of League City recovers from an emergency situation where we received nearly 50 inches of rain, I want you to know that the City of League City is focused on the well-bein...

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Posted on: August 30, 2017

League City Curfew Hours Adjusted

The midnight to 5 AM curfew in League City remains in effect. The City of League City and League City Police Department understand that our citizens may have valid reasons to be on the road during curfew hours. The purpose of the curfew is not to restrict...

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Posted on: August 29, 2017

City Water and Sewer Services Have Not Been Disrupted

The City of League City DID NOT issue a statement advising Citizens not to flush the toilet or drink the water. There has NOT been a disruption in the water supply system. There has not been a wide spread water treatment/sewage system issue but w...Read on...

Posted on: August 29, 2017

Presidential Disaster Declaration For Galveston County

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The President has issued a Disaster Declaration for Galveston County Texas. This means that individuals who have been affected by Hurricane Harvey may apply for assistance from FEMA. We encourage all citizens who have been affected by Hurricane Harvey to ...Read on...

Posted on: August 29, 2017

League City Weather Event Update

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League City and surrounding areas have received 8.5 inches of rain in the past 12 hours. As a result, certain areas of League City experienced rising water levels. 2 to 4 more inches of rain are expected today.

All League City Police divisions are fully st...

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Posted on: June 29, 2017

Murder Suspect In Custody

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Sayantan Ghose (41) is in police custody for the murder of Clarence Wayne Harris II. He was detained at a border check point near Las Cruces, New Mexico.

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Posted on: June 29, 2017

Murder Warrant Obtained For Suspect In League City Shooting

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 Murder Warrant Obtained For Suspect In League City Shooting 

On June 28, 2017, shortly before 9 p.m., League City Police were dispatched to 720 Mayhill Ridge Lane in response to a report of shots fired during a disturbance involving the ...

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Posted on: June 20, 2017

National Night Out 2017

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National Night Out 2017 Date and Registration Information Announced

National Night Out (NNO) is a yearly nationwide initiative that promotes police-community partnerships and neighborhood camaraderie to make neighborhoods safer. The best way to build a safer community is to get to know your neighbors; local police encoura...Read on...

Posted on: May 9, 2017

Juggers Are Watching, Be Aware!

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League City Police Department reminds citizens conducting business in area banks to be alert and attentive to their surroundings to avoid becoming a victim of "juggings."  

"Jugging" refers to a customer targeted as he/she leav...

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Posted on: April 20, 2017

Arrested Made In Death Of League City Girl

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On April 20, 2017, at approximately 10:00 am, League City Police arrested 41-year-old Erika Diebel for Intoxication Manslaughter W/Vehicle. The arrest came after the investigation of the   April 6, 2017, accident that resulted in the death of 8-y...Read on...

Posted on: February 27, 2017

Fatality Accident Investigation

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Posted on: August 8, 2017

Police Entrance Exam Rankings

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Posted on: January 11, 2017

Police Officer Civil Service Exam Date Nears

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The League City Police Officer Civil Service Exam will be administered on Saturday, January 28, 2017. The exam is the first step for those who want to pursue a career as a League City Police Officer. Those interested must regist...Read on...

Posted on: November 19, 2016

League City Online Sting Results In Multiple Arrests

League City Police concluded a three-day online sting Saturday, November 19, 2016. The sting resulted in eight arrests. The Criminal Investigation Division conducted the operation in conjunction with the Internet Crimes Against Children (I.C.A.C.) task fo...

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Posted on: November 12, 2016

Missing Woman Located

League City Police Department has located 57-year-old Irene Gloria Valladares. She             was found in Galveston.  Family members have been notified.

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Posted on: November 11, 2016

Police Seek Assistance Locating Missing Woman

League City Police Department is seeking assistance in locating a 57-year-old League City woman. Irene Gloria Valladares was reported missing Friday, November 4, 2016 by her roommate. She was last seen leaving her place of employment in the 2000 block of ...

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Posted on: October 27, 2016

Police Respond To Domestic Shooting

On October 26, 2016 at approximately 10:15 PM, the League City Police Department received a report of shots fired inside a residence in the 200 block of Cay Crossing.

Arriving officers made entry into the residence where they located a deceased male near ...

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Posted on: October 18, 2016

Drug Take-Back Event Scheduled

On Saturday, October 22, from 10 a.m.- 2 p.m., the League City Police Department is hosting a drug take-back event. The event is located in the parking lot of the League City Public Safety Building at 555 West Walker Street in League City. Getting rid of ...Read on...

Posted on: October 6, 2016

League City Police Host Candlelight Vigil For Domestic Violence Awareness

On Thursday, October 13 at 7:00 p.m. the League City Police Department is hosting a candlelight vigil for Domestic Violence Awareness month. The event is open to the public and is located in front of the League City Public Safety Building at 555 West Walk...Read on...

Posted on: October 3, 2016

League City Announces National Night Out Locations

National Night Out (NNO) for League City residents is set for Tuesday, October 4, 2016 from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Events registered with the League City Police Department will be visited by teams of local emergency personnel and city dignitaries. These te...Read on...

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Posted on: August 19, 2016

Traffic Stop Leads to Injury to a Child Arrest

On Wednesday, August 17, 2016 at 5:45 p.m. as Sergeant Dan Mercurio was on his way into work, he observed a motorist who was driving recklessly and conducted a traffic stop. The vehicle was stopped at a local gas station in the 1500 block of East Main. Se...Read on...

Posted on: July 14, 2016

Mobile Blood Drive Hosted by Police Department

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LEAGUE CITY, TEXAS –– During the summer months, blood banks encounter donation shortages. The League City Police Department will host a mobile blood drive for the Gulf Coast Regional Blood Center on Tuesday, July 19, 2016 from 9 a.m.-3 p.m. The mobile coa...Read on...

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Posted on: July 12, 2016

Police Co-Host Food Drive Festival with Galveston County Food Bank

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LEAGUE CITY, TEXAS — For some local children, summer means less food. Children in Galveston County receiving free or reduced breakfast and lunch at school struggle to have their nutritional needs met during the summer. In order to help provide for these...Read on...

Posted on: June 22, 2016

Drowning Investigation 901 W. FM 517

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
League City Police Department555 West Walker Street
League City, Texas 77573Contact: Officer Matt Maggiolino
(281) 554-1887

RELEASE NO. 2016-PD029

June 22, 2016

Drowning Investigation 901 W. FM 517

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Posted on: June 10, 2016

Rescheduled: Food Drive Festival with Galveston County Food Bank

The kick-off event hosted by the League City Police Department for the Galveston County Food Bank’s campaign “School’s Out, Hunger’s Not” on Saturday, June 11th has been rescheduled due to weather concerns. The event will be rescheduled for July and anno...Read on...

Posted on: June 3, 2016

Police Co-Host Food Drive Festival with Galveston County Food Bank

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For some local children, summer means less food. Children in Galveston County receiving free or reduced breakfast and lunch at school struggle to have their nutritional needs met during the summer. In order to help provide for these children, the League...Read on...

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Posted on: May 23, 2016

Update: Multi-Agency Search for Missing Boater

Search crews have recovered the body of the boater who went missing Sunday evening. Patrick Mathews, a 47- year-old Friendswood man, was last seen jumping off his boat into Clear Creek. The search began last night and ended at 11 a.m. this morning upon ...Read on...

Posted on: May 22, 2016

Multi-agency Search for Missing Boater

League City Communications received an emergency call this evening at 6:16 p.m. regarding a possible drowning. Witnesses observed a 47-year-old Friendswood man jump from his moving boat while in Clear Creek near the north end of Palomino Street.  The rem...Read on...

Posted on: May 10, 2016

New Emergency Profile Feature Provides Critical Information In Advance

Enhanced 9-1-1 amenities have arrived for League City residents through the addition of an Emergency Profile Service provided in partnership with Harris County 9-1-1. The service allows citizens to create a secure profile in advance of an emergency and l...Read on...

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Posted on: May 7, 2016

Suspect Shot During Attempted Robbery

At 2:12 p.m., the League City Police Department responded to a shooting in the parking lot of a restaurant located at 102 South State Highway 3. A man and his young child were in the drive-thru of the restaurant when he was approached by another male at ...Read on...

Posted on: May 3, 2016

League City Police Officer Honored with The Fifty Club of Galveston Award

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The League City Police Department is proud to recognize Officer Jason Jones as the recipient of The Fifty Club “Officer of the Year” Award for outstanding performance while serving during 2015-2016.

“Over the past year, Officer Jones has made 72 misdem...Read on...

Posted on: May 2, 2016

Local Agencies Unite in Effort to Solve Missing Persons Cases

Missing in Harris County Day 2016 aims to help bring the missing home

Local agencies and missing person’s advocates will host the second annual Missing in Harris County Day at the University of Houston-Clear Lake on Saturday, May 14, 2016, from 10 a.m....Read on...

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Posted on: April 27, 2016

Drug Take-Back Scheduled

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The League City Police Department is hosting a drug take-back event Saturday, April 30 from
10 a.m.-2 p.m. The event is located in the parking lot of the League City Public Safety Building at 555 West Walker Street. Getting rid of expired or unused medi...Read on...

Posted on: April 15, 2016

Police Seek Assistance Identifying Burglary Suspects

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League City Police Department detectives are seeking assistance from the public in identifying two burglary suspects. The male and female suspects were involved in eight commercial burglaries within League City in the early hours of Sunday, April 10, 201...Read on...

Posted on: April 12, 2016

Three In Custody After Armed Robbery

Three men are in custody after League City Police responded to a home in the 1200 block of Chuck Drive in the Autumn Lakes Subdivision today around 11 a.m. Three adult family members were at home when three suspects knocked on the door posing as solicito...Read on...

Posted on: April 6, 2016

Traffic Advisory

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The League City Police Department is currently working a one vehicle minor accident in the area of Highway 3 and League City Parkway. Although there are no injuries, a tractor trailer is overturned in the southbound lanes of Highway 3.

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Posted on: April 1, 2016

Aspiring Cosmetologists Receive Domestic Violence Recognition Training

League City Police Department’s social worker, Stephanie Jones, has teamed up with Clear View High School Cosmetology Instructor Kristi Foret to teach the young women and men in the Cosmetology Program about domestic violence recognition in future clients...Read on...

Posted on: March 29, 2016

Arrest Made in Fatal Shooting

An arrest has been made in the fatal shooting of a 22-year-old Galveston man, Michael Anthony Parker, Jr. The shooting occurred yesterday, March 28, in the parking lot of Jordan Cove Apartments. Dominique Damojsh Joiner, a 23-year-old Hitchcock male, wa...Read on...

Posted on: March 28, 2016

Police Respond to Fatal Shooting

At 6:02 p.m. this evening, the League City Police Department responded to a shooting in the parking lot of the Jordan’s Cove apartment complex located at 901 FM 517. A 22 year old male was found with a gun shot wound to the chest and transported to Clear...Read on...

Posted on: March 22, 2016

Police Partner with PTA to Educate Parents on Cell Phone Use

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A campaign to educate parents on cell phone use in school parking lots kicked off Monday, March 21st after weeks of planning between Parr Elementary School PTA parents, Clear Creek ISD school officials, and the League City Police Department Special Operat...Read on...

Posted on: March 14, 2016

Police Partner with Rotary to Provide Free Active Shooter Training to Community

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The threat of an active shooter in a populated place is on the minds of both the public and law enforcement agencies. Active shooter situations are unpredictable and evolve quickly. The League City Police Department, in partnership with the Rotary Club ...Read on...

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Posted on: March 9, 2016

Police Announce Family Event for National Crime Victims’ Rights Week

League City Police Department’s Crime Victim Services division is hosting a family-friendly event Wednesday, April 13, 2016 from 4-7 p.m. at the Johnnie Arolfo Civic Center. The event is part of a week-long national initiative that highlights the importa...Read on...

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Posted on: March 1, 2016

Three Arrested, Charged with Engaging In Organized Criminal Activity

A League City homeowner returned home at 1:30 a.m. this morning to find three men breaking into his neighbor’s vehicle in the 1900 block of Crescent Shore Drive. The three men ran into the neighborhood prior to police arrival; however, the witness was ab...Read on...

Posted on: February 29, 2016

Police Volunteers Offer Vacationers Extra Peace of Mind

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The League City Police Department Volunteers In Policing (VIP) Program now offers free house checks as a service to League City residents headed out of town. Checks by members of the VIP Program will supplement, not replace, normal residential patrols by...Read on...

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Posted on: February 24, 2016

Shoplifting Call Yields Stolen Vehicle and Gun

Target loss prevention personnel contacted League City Police Department around 4 p.m. yesterday stating several males were observed stealing jewelry and electronics and then left the area in a black Jeep. League City Police Officer Massey quickly locate...Read on...

Posted on: February 19, 2016

LCPD Received New K9 Donation

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League City Police Department received a two-year-old male German Shepherd, K9 You, after a citizen contacted the Department in January about donating the dog. K9 You was evaluated by our K9 Unit personnel and determined to be a worthy prospect for train...Read on...

Posted on: February 8, 2016

League City Police and Library Services Work To Bring Reading Program to Jail

The League City Police Department has teamed up with League City’s Helen Hall Library and the Friends of Helen Hall Library (FHHL) to bring used books into the jail for prisoners to utilize. The program was coordinated by Lieutenant H.T. Lee who recently...Read on...

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