Wednesday, August 27, 2014

Chief McClelland throws out the first pitch at an Astros game


HPD and the Houston Police Foundation were recognized by The Houston Astros before last night’s game. Five officers who represented the five branches of the military were acknowledged, and the HPD Honor Guard presented the colors. Chief Charles McClelland also threw out the first pitch. 

For more pictures from the Astros game last night, go to the HPD Flickr account at THIS LINK

Tuesday, August 26, 2014

9/11 Heroes Run on Saturday, September 6


The 9/11 Heroes Run benefitting the Travis Manion Foundation is coming up soon. Are you registered?

The run is Saturday, September 6 at 7:30 am at Ellington Field. You can register at THIS LINK.  


This video from the 2013 9/11 Heroes Run shows how special the run is to the community, the men and women in the military, and first responders. The run honors the sacrifices of the heroes of September 11th and the wars fought since.


Officers Take the Ice Challenge

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Thank you to KHOU Channel 11 for this story.


Sunday, August 24, 2014

Recruiting the Week of August 25th






For more information about joining HPD, go to www.hpdcareer.com or call the Recruiting Division at 713-308-1300 or (800) 252-0473.

Monday, August 18, 2014

Class 219 Graduates from the Academy




HPD Chief Charles McClelland welcomed 28 police cadets, from Class 219, to the HPD ranks to serve and protect the citizens of Houston last week.

For more information about joining HPD's next cadet class, go to www.hpdcareer.com or call the Recruiting Division at 713-308-1300 or (800) 252-0473.


Thank you to KPRC Channel 2 for the posted story. 


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Recruiting the Week of August 18th





For more information, go to www.hpdcareer.com or call the Recruiting Division at 713-308-1300 or (800) 252-0473.

Sunday, August 10, 2014

Recruiting for the week of August 11, 2014






Come out to one of our recruiting events this week and see how you can start your career with HPD. You can also come to the Run With Your Recruiter event this Friday and see how you do on the physical agility test. 

For more information, go to www.hpdcareer.com or call the Recruiting Division at 713-308-1300 or (800) 252-0473.

Friday, August 8, 2014

Book Signing by Col. Tom Manion



HPD is honored to have Colonel Tom Manion, USMCR (Ret.) here in Houston for his upcoming book signing of Brothers Forever, which captures the story of Travis Manion and Brendan Looney and their ultimate sacrifice.

The signing will be at The Steamboat House, 8045 N. Sam Houston Pkwy, on Wednesday, August 13th from 5pm – 7pm.

The death of Travis Manion was the catalyst for the 9/11 Heroes Run. Houston has embraced the 9/11 Heroes Run, and it has become our signature event for 9/11 ceremonies. Nationally Houston has had the largest venue for the last 3 years. 

To register for the 9/11 Heroes Run, which will take place on Saturday, September 6 at Ellington Field, CLICK HERE.

Thursday, August 7, 2014

Recruiters at Minute Maid Park


Our recruiters were out at Minute Maid park today answering questions about joining HPD. We post weekly about the events going on with our Recruiting Division. For more information about joining HPD, go to www.hpdcareer.com or call the Recruiting Division at 713-308-1300 or (800) 252-0473.

Tuesday, August 5, 2014

Run With Your Recruiter August 1, 2014



Potential recruits tested their physical preparedness for the academy at last week's Run With Your Recruiter. Do you want to try? Our next Run With Your Recruiter event is Friday, August 15 at Memorial Park (across from the tennis courts) at 6:30 am. 

Email runwithyourrecruiter@gmail.com to register. Go to www.hpdcareer.com for more information or call the Recruiting Division at 713-308-1300 or (800) 252-0473.