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UPDATED: Man Injured in Austin Police Shooting
Domestic disturbance leads to officer-involved shooting
"...The 23-year-old man shot Tuesday by a veteran Austin Police Department sergeant has been released from the hospital..."

March 21, 2014 News Post by Jordan Smith

UPDATED: Austin Police Department's Alarming Use of Force Rate
Injury-causing force used in over 900 traffic stops in 2018
"...Austin Police Chief Brian Manley told the Chronicle this afternoon..."

April 10, 2019 News Post by Sarah Marloff

Austin Police Dig For Remains, Find None
Roxanne Paltauf disappearance case still open
"...Austin Police say they have not located any evidence on..."

March 6, 2014 News Post by Jordan Smith

Austin Police: Suspect Charged in Downtown Death
One arrested and one still at large in death of Matthew Casey
"...Police have arrested and charged 22-year-old Preston Joe Sharpnack with..."

Sept. 20, 2012 News Post by Jordan Smith

Austin Police Trying to Reunite SXSW Goers With Stolen Property
Property hasn't been reported stolen
"...Austin Police are asking for help locating visitors who might..."

March 15, 2012 News Post by Jordan Smith

Austin Police: Who Killed Matthew Casey?
Looking for suspects in Austin's 23rd murder
"...Austin Police are looking for two suspects linked to the..."

Sept. 12, 2012 News Post by Jordan Smith

Austin Police Seeking Leads in Hate Crime Investigation
Investigators, gay bars ask for information on Saturday's attack
"...Rain on 4th and Oilcan Harry’s, two of Austin’s iconic gay bars, are offering a $5,000 reward for..."

Jan. 22, 2019 News Post by Sarah Marloff

Brian Manley to Be Named Lone Finalist for Chief of Austin Police
City Manager Spencer Cronk to make announcement Monday
"...being considered for the vacancy of chief of the Austin Police Department. Cronk will put Manley before a community..."

April 30, 2018 News Post by Chase Hoffberger

Austin Police Consider Community Reforms
After a year spent making headlines APD prioritizes policing equity
"...Close observers of local police data won't be surprised by the findings of the..."

Nov. 4, 2016 News Feature by Chase Hoffberger

DOJ: 160 Ways Austin Police Can Improve
Department of Justice issues recommendations for improving APD
"...Department of Justice has made 160 recommendations to improve Austin Police Department policies and procedures, as part of the..."

Jan. 9, 2009 News Feature by Jordan Smith

Austin Police Association Files Injunction Against Police Monitor
Union seeks to bar PM from IA investigations during impasse
"...round of meet-and-confer negotiations between the city and the Austin Police Association, and on Tues­day the APA and Combined..."

March 2, 2018 News Feature by Nina Hernandez

Austin Police Association, City Nearing Deal
Wages at issue for union after oversight concessions
"...The city and Austin Police Association got back to bargaining on Oct. 11,..."

Oct. 20, 2017 News Feature by Nina Hernandez

'Shout-Out' to Austin Police?
"...Dear Editor, A shout-out to the Austin Police Department: Last July, a new era began with..."

May 7, 2008 Postmarks

Austin Police Restructure Cite-and-Release Standards
Austin Police redefine nonviolent arrestable offenses
"...Austin Police Assistant Chief Troy Gay spoke Wed­nesday about the..."

Nov. 2, 2018 News Feature by Chase Hoffberger

Inside Austin Police's Mounted Unit
Horseplay? Only after they’ve clocked out.
"...Austin Police Department horses spend their off hours at the..."

Feb. 16, 2018 Features Feature by Nina Hernandez

Andrew Romero out at Austin Police Association
APA vice president suspended 20 days from APD, resigns from union post
"...The Austin Police Association lost a key contract negotiator last Friday..."

May 11, 2018 News Feature by Nina Hernandez

Overall Thankful for Austin Police
"...Dear Editor, Nora Ankrum's article on APD's Citizen Police Academy was a real eye-opener for me [“My Semester..."

Dec. 1, 2006 Postmarks

Austin Police, Where Are They?
"...Dear Editor, I applaud the Austin NAACP for taking a stance against the police. I..."

Feb. 17, 2004 Postmarks

Austin Police Warn Citizenry About Dangers of Pokémon Go
“Don’t run into trees.”
"...adults and kids were encouraged not to sneak around police stations, fire stations, or emergency vehicles. We assume that..."

July 13, 2016 Screens Post by James Renovitch

UPDATE: Ott Asks DOJ For Review of Police Tactics
Request comes on heels of Jackson shooting death
"...UPDATE: In the wake of last month's police shooting death of Larry Eugene Jackson, City Manager Marc..."

Aug. 5, 2013 News Post by Jordan Smith

Who Pays For Police Union Work?
Police officers, union, and city officials argue over leave time
"...Last week two Austin Police Department officers, Cpls. John Coffey and George Jackoskie,..."

Aug. 6, 2011 News Post by Jordan Smith

Advocates: Reject Police Union Contract
New “excessive force” lawsuit filed over 2015 “jaywalking” arrest
"...say they will be there to oppose the current Austin Police Association contract, and demand greater accountability over officer..."

Aug. 17, 2017 News Post by Michael King

Learning the Hard Way That Police and Democratic Socialists Rarely Mix
CLEAT alum Danny Fetonte's resignation from the Austin DSA raises questions for the local chapter
"...largest socialist organization in the country – elected longtime Austin activist Danny Fetonte to their National Political Committee. The..."

Oct. 13, 2017 News Feature by Mary Tuma

What Will It Take to Get More Police Oversight?
If Greg Casar wants more accountability for cops, the city’s gonna need to give the police union some more money
"...the city were to "go to impasse" with the Austin-Travis County Emergency Medical Services Employee Association – that is,..."

May 26, 2017 News Feature by Chase Hoffberger

Point Austin: The Monitor Comes Knocking
The police monitor and the chief share an exchange of views
"...I'm not sure what the fuss is about over Police Monitor Margo Frasier's review memorandum to Austin Police Chief..."

May 27, 2011 News Column by Michael King

Austin @ Large: Meet and Obscure
The new police contract is neither the cause nor cure of the APD crisis
"...exactly memorized the city's proposed meet-and-confer contract with the Austin Police Association, but I don't remember seeing any references..."

March 26, 2004 News Column by Mike Clark-Madison

Austin @ Large: Oversight, Out of Mind
As the city and police union move forward, what's being left behind?
"..."meet and confer" agreement between the city and the Austin Police Association. People got shot and died, racial strife..."

March 12, 2004 News Column by Mike Clark-Madison

Austin @ Large: The Real 'Victim No. 1'
Another summer, another shooting, and a moment of truth for police oversight
"...For the second year in a row, East Austin's celebration of Juneteenth has been clouded by anger over..."

June 27, 2003 News Column by Mike Clark-Madison

Who's Watching the Police?
Police Tout Poll
"...Austin Police Association President Mike Sheffield said that the association..."

May 14, 1999 News Column by Jenny Staff

Point Austin: Three Cheers for Spelman
Council member makes his final pitch for sane police spending
"...rein in (to a degree) the growth of the Austin Police Depart­ment budget. The APD was requesting 59 new..."

Sept. 12, 2014 News Column

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