Austin Police

March 17, 2019 - 7:33 am
AUSTIN (KJCE) -- Police are investigating two separate shootings in downtown Austin early Sunday - one of which led to four Austin Police officers opening fire. The first shooting of the night happened just before midnight near East Sixth Street and San Jacinto. A man in his 20s was hospitalized...
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March 16, 2019 - 9:31 am
AUSTIN (KJCE) -- A third shooting across Austin early Saturday left one man seriously injured at a north Austin restaurant. Police were called to the Denny's restaurant at Interstate 35 and St. John's Avenue just before 6:30 a.m. Saturday morning. According to police, the disturbance was between a...
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Dreamstime
March 16, 2019 - 9:23 am
AUSTIN (KJCE) -- A shooting in central Austin near West Campus led to a man being injured early Saturday, police said. Officers responded to 2505 Longview Street, near 24th and Lamar, just after 5:15 a.m. Saturday morning. According to police, the victim did not sustain serious injuries and...
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March 16, 2019 - 9:19 am
AUSTIN (KJCE) -- Three people were injured early Saturday morning after being shot in downtown Austin. Police and EMS responded to the 600 block of North Interstate 35 northbound, near the Wendy's restaurant between Sixth and Seventh Streets just after 2:45 a.m. Austin-Travis County EMS said all...
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Dreamstime
March 13, 2019 - 8:43 am
AUSTIN (KJCE) -- Police are investigating a stabbing near Sixth Street downtown early Wednesday morning. Austin-Travis County EMS says the incident happened just before 1 a.m. near the 600 block of the northbound Interstate 35 frontage road, near Sixth. EMS medics said the male victim in his 30s...
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Dreamstime
March 13, 2019 - 12:08 am
AUSTIN (KJCE) -- A man was hospitalized Tuesday night after a reported stabbing southwest Austin, officials said. Austin-Travis County EMS says its medics responded to a reported stabbing in the 5000 block of US 290 West, between Brodie Lane and the MoPac Expressway, around 10:20 p.m. Tuesday. A...
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Dreamstime
March 10, 2019 - 11:47 am
AUSTIN (KJCE) -- Austin Police are searching for five suspects involved in an overnight robbery at a hookah bar near the UT campus. Police were called to the Kasbah Moroccan Lounge at 2714 Guadalupe Street just after 1:45 a.m. Sunday morning. University of Texas Police say witnesses told APD...
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Austin Police Department
March 08, 2019 - 11:06 am
AUSTIN (KJCE) -- Austin Police have identified the father and son involved in a deadly shooting at a downtown Austin condo Thursday night . Police responded to the Towers of Town Lake at 40 North Interstate 35 around 7:50 p.m. Thursday on a call of shots fired. When officers arrived, they found 66-...
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March 07, 2019 - 10:47 pm
AUSTIN (KJCE) -- One person is dead following a shooting in downtown Austin Thursday evening, while police have a person of interest in custody. Austin Police say they were called to the 40 block of the southbound frontage road of north Interstate 35, to the Towers of Town Lake Condos around 7:50 p...
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March 07, 2019 - 6:32 pm
AUSTIN (KJCE) -- As thousands of people visit Austin this month during the spring festival season, Austin Police are offering some tips on how to prevent thieves from targeting your vehicle. Police say it only takes five minutes for a thief to steal a vehicle, and two and a half minutes to...
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