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Keeping You, Your Family and Our Community Safe

Austin Police Chief Art AcevedoAustin Police Chief Art Acevedo
Art Acevedo leads Austin's police department of 2,300 sworn law enforcement and support personnel who carry out police operations within the City of Austin, as well as the Austin-Bergstrom International Airport, city parks and lakes, and municipal courts. With an annual budget of $283 million, APD serves Austin’s diversified population in the 13th largest city in the United States. Under Chief Acevedo’s leadership, the APD has been reengineered into a data driven and intelligence led policing organization. more...

For emergencies, call 9-1-1

For non-emergencies, call 3-1-1 or (512) 974-5750 if calling outside of Austin

Other Links

Officers Killed in the Line of Duty
Click here for a list of helpful phone numbers
Suspicious Package Resources - Bomb Threat Procedures
Suspicious Package Resources - Bomb Threat Checklist
Online Bicycle Registration
U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement - Call, 1-866-DHS-2-ICE with information about locating HSI fugitives for prosecution

Don't Be a Scott: Hands-Free Austin PSA

Distracted Driving endangers drivers, passengers and bystanders. Law prohibits the use of electronic hand-held devices while driving or biking. Click here to view the Hands-Free website.