• June 25, 2016


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Killeen police and FBI charge man who fled with federal gun charge

A man who fled from Killeen police has been charged with a felon in possession of a firearm, according to a Killeen Police Department news release.

Copperas Cove Police make arrests in Tuesday shooting

COPPERAS COVE — Four Copperas Cove men were arrested Wednesday in connection with a shooting and home invasion Tuesday that left one man hospitalized, police said Friday.

KPD: 11th shooting confirmed

The shooting incidents increased to 11 on Friday, when the Killeen Police Department confirmed shots were fired in the neighborhood surrounding Cedar Valley Elementary School.

KPD Investigates Shots Fired on Burr Oak Drive

Killeen Police investigate a report of shots fired in the area of Burr Oak Drive and Shumard Drive. Officers responded to several calls from residents in the area of Shumard Drive and Burr Oak...

Cove police investigating store robbery

COPPERAS COVE — Police are investigating the Wednesday night robbery of a convenience store on West Avenue E, said Sgt. Martin Ruiz of the Copperas Cove Police Department.

6-24-2016 Police blotter

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KPD confirms another shooting

The Killeen Police Department confirmed another shooting Thursday evening in the neighborhood surrounding Iduma Elementary School.

KPD Obtained Warrant For Suspect Involved in Shooting

Killeen Police looking for a wanted man who has involvement in recent shootings. The Killeen Police Department has been conducting an intense and aggressive investigation into the recent gang related incidents. During this investigation...

KPD Asking For Assistance Locating a Wanted Person

Killeen Police Department is asking for the community’s assistance in locating a wanted person. An attempted burglary occurred during the early morning hours on March 4, 2016, in the 4400 block of Lake Rd....

Former KPD officer hires attorney to fight false report charge

A former Killeen Police Department officer charged with filing a false report in the sexual assault and official oppression investigation of a fellow KPD officer has retained an attorney and is fighting KPD allegations that he was “untruthful” during the sexual assault investigation.

Late-night chase in Killeen, Heights ends with arrest

An attempted traffic stop that started in Killeen led to an arrest in Harker Heights late Wednesday night.

Soldier accused of intoxication assault indicted

BELTON — A Fort Hood soldier was indicted Wednesday after police say he was driving while intoxicated and seriously injured a woman earlier this year.

Police: Ex-KPD officer facing charge

Another former Killeen police officer is facing a criminal charge after the arrest of Christopher R. Morris, a former Killeen police officer charged with sexual assault and official oppression last week.

Killeen police respond to First National Bank Texas for bank robbery

Several KPD patrol officers and detectives responded to the 2200 block of Trimmier Road after a bank was reportedly robbed Wednesday.

Killeen man arraigned on assault family violence charge

A Killeen man was arraigned Wednesday after police said he choked a family member during an altercation.

6-22-2016 Police blotter

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Copperas Cove police investigating shooting

COPPERAS COVE — Police are investigating an early-morning shooting of a man in Cove.

6-21-2016 Police blotter

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Governor appoints Lampasas dentist to state advisory board

Texas Gov. Greg Abbott recently appointed Lampasas dentist Neal Leavell to the Texas Radiation Advisory Board along with six other people for a term lasting until April 16, 2021.

Heights police say man choked woman, assaulted officer

A Harker Heights man is facing several third-degree felonies after police said he choked his former lover and injured a police officer a day after his birthday Saturday morning.

Henry brothers to appear in court for alleged fence thefts

Two Jarrell brothers accused of stealing tens of thousands of dollars from elderly and disabled veterans as part of their fencing and decking business are set to appear in a Bell County courtroom on Friday.

Pretrial hearing set for former city employee

A former city of Killeen employee is set to appear in Judge Fancy Jezek’s 426th District Court on Friday to face allegations he was recording females illegally while they used the bathroom in a city building.

Killeen police confirm ninth city shooting last week

Last week’s shooting count is now up to nine.