Ellen joined Mayor Parker & the American Heart Association to proclaim "Wear Read Day" in Houston. February is National Heart Month. #GoRedRead More »
New study shows Houstonians have more options for getting around if they don't own a vehicle.Read More »
Evidence from more than 6,600 rape kits that went untested for years in Houston have turned up 850 hits in the FBI’s nationwide database of DNA profiles, marking a major step in the city’s $6 million effort to address the backlog, officials announced Monday. Continue Reading »
Today, Mayor Annise Parker joined BARC Animal Shelter and Adoptions and Friends For Life No-Kill Animal Shelter (FFL) to introduce Finding Rover’s revolutionary facial recognition service that helps reunite lost pets with their owners. The two shelters are the first in Houston and fourth in the nation to incorporate the software, which could revolutionize the way shelters are used across the country. Continue Reading »
Houston police are urging pedestrians to be cautious in and around Houston’s roadways, especially at night.
HPD Captain Matt May of the Traffic Enforcement Division urges pedestrians to follow common sense safety tips to avoid becoming victims of traffic accidents on the HPD YouTube Channel at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IkTv0cO8lDY. Continue Reading »