Video: Meet the newest members of PPD’s 27th Junior Citizens Police Academy. Congratulations!

Congratulations to the graduates of the 27th Junior Citizens Police Academy.

Thank you to the Pasadena Citizens Police Academy Alumni Association and Casa Ole’ for providing dinner for graduates and their families.

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Video: The Citizens Police Academy is not your average class – it’s an eye-opening experience that brings the community and law enforcement closer together.

The Citizens Police Academy is a course designed to help citizens better understand the Pasadena Police Department. Each week, a different division of the Department provides instruction and demonstrations to give insight into the specific aspects and duties required to maintain the professional law enforcement standards expected of our agency.

We congratulate the recent adult graduates of the 42nd Citizens Police Academy. Welcome to our Law Enforcement family!

Thank you to the Pasadena Citizens Police Academy Alumni Association and Casa Ole’ for providing dinner for graduates and their families.

For more information about the Citizens Police Academy, contact our Community Services Division at (713)475-7025.

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Chief Wright and the PPD’s Digital Intelligence Unit celebrated industry leaders at the Industrial Appreciation Luncheon.

Pasadena Police Department’s Digital Intelligence Unit and Chief Wright recently attended the 2024 Industrial Appreciation Luncheon put on by the Pasadena Chamber of Commerce. This event was held at the San Jacinto College Center for Petrochemical, Energy, and Technology, and honored community-strong industry members like OxyChem, the 2024 Industry of the Year.

Our team was invited to enjoy this luncheon by Pasadena Chamber of Commerce Board Member and President of Clark Freight Lines, Danny Schnautz, another staple in Pasadena’s industrial community.

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PPD appreciates the outpouring support received during National Police Week.

We are overwhelmed with gratitude for the support we received last week during National Police Week. Thank you to everyone who reached out to us and for bringing us so many thoughtful gifts. The Portofino 55+ Apartments , Pasadena Chamber of Commerce , Savannah Cafe & Bakery , Gulf Coast Educators Federal Credit Union , Pasadena Citizens Police Academy Alumni Association , City of Pasadena, Texas – Government , Thomas4Pasadena , Walmart Pasadena – Fairmont Pkwy , Walmart Pasadena – Shaver St , & The Jagger Family

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Help PPD find the 🤡’s with Houston Elite who ripped off a mowing man’s money.

Three suspects went to the victim’s house to solicit for “Houston Elite.” After they rang the doorbell, the victim did not answer, so the suspects left.

Approximately one hour later, one of the suspects returned to the residence and took an envelope that was taped to the victim’s front door. The envelope contained cash and was payment for the repartees’ lawn service.

If you recognize any of these individuals or have any information/ camera footage that could assist us in this investigation, please contact Detective Teepe at (713) 475-7869.

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Join the Pasadena Police Department for a lifetime carrier, apply by June 13th, and don’t miss their Open House on June 1st.

The Pasadena Police Department is hiring! The last day to apply is Thursday, June 13th, 2024.

If you are interested in applying and want to learn more about the application process and what becoming a police cadet entails, please join us at our Open House on June 1st.

We are also offering rowing demonstrations with our Police Academy staff; schedule a date and time by calling them at (713)475-4824.

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PPD had a visit form for National Police Week Hokey Pokeys. They’re shaking up the food truck scene with delicious treats and meaningful impact.

Hokey Pokeys is a nonprofit organization that provides job training for young adults with disabilities. Their mission is to positively impact the community by raising awareness of individuals with special needs.

We are grateful for their support and for visiting us for National Police Week. #hokeypokey #thewisteriaproject #hokeypokeyfoodtruck

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League City Intermediate students’ creativity and kindness shine through in these cards for PPD.

The Pasadena Police Department received over 100 Thank You cards from students at League City Intermediate School (Clear Creek ISD) in honor of National Police Week. Over the next several days, we will share the cards that the students made.

Their instructor, Mr. Starck is retired from the United States Navy and serves as the Senior Military Instructor at League City Intermediate. He reached out to PPD and expressed the sincere gratitude he and his students have for police officers.

We are so grateful for the thoughtful gesture and the support our department has received from Mr. Starck and his students. THANK YOU! 

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The Pasadena Police Department Bomb Squad is going to blow something up today today May 14th 6:30pm.!

The Pasadena Police Department Bomb Squad will be conducting two separate explosive demonstrations at the Pasadena Police Department training facility, which is located at 6600 Genoa Red Bluff. The exercises will occur on May 13 and May 14 at approximately 6:30 PM. Each exercise will consist of one (1) small detonation, which may be heard by the surrounding residents and businesses.

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Get in some PPD rowing sessions to prep for your PT test.

Come Row With Us!

🗓️ Now through May 31, 2024

⏰ Monday – Thursday 12:00 pm – 3:30 pm with evening time options available May 23, 2024 from 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm

This opportunity will teach you proper rowing techniques for the upcoming PT test that you’ll take after the Civil Service Exam in June.
Please call to schedule a time to row with a recruiter!
(713-475-4824)

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PPD could use some help locating 75 year old Rosario Flores ⚠️

We need your help to locate 75 year old Rosario Flores. She was last seen at Joe V’s at approximately 3:35 pm – 4:30 pm.

Rosario may have dementia and her family member advised she “walked off”. Rosario was last seen wearing a red short sleeve shirt, black pants with a yellow floral print and was carrying a black purse.

She’s 5 feet tall and approximately 150 lbs. with brown/gray hair.

Please contact dispatch at (713)477-1221 if you have any information that can help us locate her.

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Join the Pasadena Police Department Open House to kickstart your career in law enforcement and protect your community.

Sgt. Bruegger and Officer J. Garrett proudly represented the Pasadena Police Department Police Academy with several PPD Officers from around the department at San Jacinto College’s Career Day this morning.

Our team had the opportunity to inform interested candidates of our upcoming Open House and how to register for the Civil Service Exam that is scheduled in June.

If you have any questions about how you can begin your career in law enforcement with the Pasadena Police Department, please let us know!

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Video: Check out how the Pasadena Police Department’s Digital Intelligence Unit (DIU) is making a difference jailing 🤡s.

The Pasadena Police Department’s Digital Intelligence Unit (DIU) has been established as the department’s centralized intelligence hub. It utilizes unique, cutting-edge technology for real-time intelligence sharing and assists several divisions throughout the department.

On Monday, Pasadena P.D. dispatchers received a call for service regarding a Theft in progress at the Nike store located at 5726 Fairmont Pkwy. The reporting party advised that a subject was concealing numerous items of merchandise in bags and fleeing the scene after verbally threatening employees.

Members of the DIU (Officer B. Marshal, Officer H. Smith, P. Rocha, C. Ruff, and K9 Chief) utilized newly established technology and located the suspect leaving the store and entering a vehicle being driven by a second suspect.

The DIU directed Officer D. Brashier, Officer D. Hinojosa, and Officer M. Willison to the fleeing suspects’ location, and the suspects were located and arrested for Felony Theft. Officers recovered over $600.00 of stolen merchandise from within their vehicle and returned it to the business.

The coordination among dispatch, patrol, and the DIU demonstrates the collaborative approach the Pasadena Police Department employs daily to apprehend suspects and protect our citizens and businesses within the City of Pasadena, Texas – Government .

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PPD ran in NASA’s Aliens vs. Astronauts 5k. If you’re interested in joining the best force in Texas, see inside.

Several met up this morning including: Sgt. Bruegger, Sgt. Franklund, Officers Bright, Gonzalez, Ragsdale, Garrett, Berss, Bearor, Benitez, and Detectives MacGregor and Benge, and Ms. Alyssa. They all participated in NASA’s Aliens vs. Astronauts 5k fun run!

Sgt Bruegger believes, “It is important for us to come together as a team on duty, but off duty as well. It strengthens our resiliency and demonstrates the strong departmental relationships we have to give our employees and potential recruits at these types of events.”

If you are interested in joining our team, please stop by our Open House on June 1st or, sign up for our Row With a Recruiter Demo that begins Monday, May 6th.

Send us a message or call the Police Academy Monday thru Friday at (713)475-4824.

May the fourth be with you!

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Video: PPD is looking for any information to lock up the 🤡 in video ripping off an electric bike Saturday off of Yellowstone and Seneca.

We are requesting your assistance with identifying the vehicles and/or suspects in this case. If you have any information, please contact Detective R. Teepe at (713)475-7869.

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PPD’s Carlos De Alejandro transitioned from a successful law enforcement career to retirement, ready to cherish time with loved ones. Congratulations!

Carlos De Alejandro’s law enforcement career began when he was accepted into the Houston Police Academy when he was 19 years old.

After graduating from the police academy, he was assigned to patrol the southeast side of Houston. He then worked for the Harris County Constables Office, Precinct 6. After years of service at Pct. 6, he was promoted to Captain.

After 13 years of service with the Houston Police Department and 28 years of service with the Constable’s Office, he decided to retire in October 2016.

Carlos soon realized that he greatly missed the workforce and decided to begin another chapter of his law enforcement career as a Lieutenant at the Pasadena City Marshals Office. In January, he decided it was time to pass the torch and planned to retire in April 2024. He feels blessed to have worked with the men and women of the Pasadena City Marshals Office and the Police Department; he met wonderful and professional individuals.

He is looking forward to spending time with his family, grandchildren, and friends, all while traveling the country with his wife of 47 years!

We congratulate Carlos as he embarks on his retirement journey after a dedicated and fulfilling career in law enforcement.

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Interested PPD cadets row your way to success with PPD’s “Row with a Recruiter” classes starting May 6th.

Beginning May 6, 2024, our incredible Police Academy staff will start hosting “Row with a Recruiter” classes available to individuals interested in applying to be a cadet. Time slots will be available Monday through Thursday from noon to 4:00 p.m.

This opportunity will teach you proper rowing techniques and more about the physical standards you must meet as a Pasadena Police Cadet.

Our instructors will provide guidance, answer your questions, and give you a realistic preview of the academy’s physical demands.

The Police Academy is located at 6052 Genoa Red Bluff Road, Pasadena, Texas. Please call the academy at (713) 475-4824 to schedule a day and time so we can plan accordingly. We look forward to meeting you all!

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Spots left at the Pasadena Police Academy on May 1st and 2nd for a free Crime Watch class from 6-9 pm. Reserve your spot now.

🔴 🔴 🔴 Attention Pasadena residents! 🔴 🔴 🔴

There are still spots available for our Crime Watch class taking place this Wednesday and Thursday, May 1st and 2nd, 2024, at the Pasadena Police Academy.

Don’t miss out on this free, two-day course that will be from 6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. To reserve your spot, please contact the Community Services Division at 713-475-7025 or email [email protected].

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PPD is seeking to help seniors build a safer community by learning how to avoid scams and building stronger partnerships with the citizens of Pasadena. See inside.

Our Community Services Division consistently seeks opportunities to engage in meaningful ways with the citizens of Pasadena. Today, Officer M. Aguirre provided valuable education to several seniors at the Madison Jobe Senior Center Pasadena TX on reducing the likelihood of becoming a scam victim. If you are interested in arranging a class for seniors in reference to scam education, contact M. Aguirre at (713)475-7017 or [email protected].

Sgt. Hamilton, Officer M. Adams, and J.J. participated in Career Day with students at Teague Elementary. We are very grateful to each one of our Community Services Officers and the passion and dedication they provide to build stronger partnerships within our community.

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Join PPD for an adventure at a two day free Crime Watch class May 1st n 2nd.

Don’t miss out on the opportunity to attend our Crime Watch class at the Pasadena Police Academy (6053 Genoa Red Bluff Rd., Pasadena, TX 77507).
This free, two-day course will take place on May 1st and 2nd, 2024, from 6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
Reserve your spot today by contacting the Community Services Division at 713-475-7025 or emailing [email protected].

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Today is EOW for PPD Officer Larry Candelari, you may be gone but you’ll never be forgotten. Thank you for your service and sacrifice.

Officer Larry Dale Candelari
EOW: April 26th, 2013

Eleven years ago we lost a friend and co-worker, Officer Larry Candelari. Please keep his family in your thoughts and prayers today as we remember his life and the ultimate sacrifice he gave in service of others. #NeverForgotten

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Join PPD at Missing in Southeast Texas Day to connect with organizations focused on finding missing loved ones this Saturday.

If you or someone you know has been impacted by the unexpected disappearance of a loved one, Missing in Southeast Texas Day (formerly Missing in Harris County Day) can help you make connections with organizations dedicated to locating the missing.
You will have the opportunity to file a missing persons report, learn the next steps that you can take, and access all the resources available to you in your search.

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Zayla Jazelle Perez, a 15-year-old with an intellectual disability, is missing. Please call the police with any information. ⚠️

MISSING JUVENILE

15-year-old Zayla Jazelle Perez was last seen in the 1000 block of Savannah Ave around 3pm.

Zayla was wearing a grey t-shirt, black hooded sweatshirt, light blue ripped jeans, and white with grey Air Jordan tennis shoes. Zayla has brown hair with blonde at the back/bottom.

Zayla has diagnosed intellectual disability and is known to like playing near wooded areas.

If you locate her or have seen her recently, please call the Pasadena Police Department at 713-477-1221.

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Video: Don’t be a statistic – keep your eyes on the road, your hands on the wheel, and put the damn phone down.

Distracted driving continues to be a problem and takes many forms. In 2023, nearly one in six crashes on Texas roads were caused by a distracted driver in which 399 people died and 2,793 were seriously injured.

TxDOT’s Talk. Text. Crash. campaign educates Texans on the dangers and risks of driving distracted while also raising awareness of statewide laws. The campaign addresses and discourages all forms of distracted driving when behind the wheel, with the overall goal of saving lives and reducing crashes.

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PPD Officer Lawrence lived a life of service, from the Navy to the Pasadena Police. He will be missed for his dedication and adventurous spirit.

We are saddened to announce the passing of retired Pasadena Police Officer Lawrence Kello.

Lawrence grew up in Pasadena and after graduating from high school, joined the U.S. Navy. He served in Vietnam on the U.S.S. Point Defiance and earned a National Defense Service Medal and a Vietnam Service Medal with bronze stars.

He then joined the Pasadena Police Academy in 1972 and served in law enforcement for 37 years. Larry will be missed by many and will be remembered for his adventurous spirit and service to our community.

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Sip on some coffee and chat with PPD at Just Love Coffee Cafe this Thursday April 25th 8-10am.

Coffee with a Cop | Thursday, April 25, 2024

Join us at Just Love Coffee Cafe, located at 7219 Fairmont Pkwy. Officers will be there for coffee and conversation from 8:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m.
Ask us questions, voice concerns, and get to know the officers in your neighborhood!
For more information, contact the Community Services Division at 713-475-7025.

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PPD’s promotion celebrated for Brandon and Eric who are now Sergeants. Congratulations!

Many family members and friends gathered to celebrate the significant milestone of two officers promoting to the rank of Sergeant; Brandon McClain and Eric Lawhorn.

Chief Wright welcomed everyone and explained the tedious process that promoting entails. With support from their families and colleagues, Brandon and Eric committed to and successfully completed the challenge.

Brandon and Eric met with Chief Wright prior to the ceremony and talked about how much their family means to them. How a person relates to family can be a strong indicator of how they communicate as leaders and treat others in the workplace. Just as Brandon and Eric want what’s best for their families, they want the same for their officers — to protect them, develop them, and see them succeed.

Brandon was encouraged and inspired by his brother Cameron, who is also a Police Sergeant. He applied to and graduated from the 67th Pasadena Police Academy in 2013 and worked on evening shift patrol where he served as a Field Training Officer. Six years later he was assigned to the Financial Crimes Division and became a polygraph examiner in 2023. Brandon is grateful for his wife’s love and support as he continues to succeed in his law enforcement career.

Eric Lawhorn was born and raised in Pasadena and comes from a background deeply rooted in public service. His mother is a Nurse, and his father is a Firefighter. Eric has dedicated 14 years to the City of Pasadena and his career began in 2010 as a Police Service Officer. Eager to broaden his abilities, he applied to and was accepted into the 74th Pasadena Police Academy. He worked on both evening and night shift and was also a Field Training Officer. Eric’s Sergeant badge was pinned by his wife, whom he continues to share a strong foundation with in his personal life as he also navigates his professional endeavors.

Congratulations to Sgt. McClain and Sgt. Lawhorn on your promotions!

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PPD dispatchers were treated to a feast fit for royalty for being the best telecommunicators.

Assistant Chief Dombrowa delivered pizzas to our dispatchers from Bubba’s 33 – Pasadena, TX and a cookie cake and ice cream purchased with donations from other members of Pasadena P.D.
PSO Supervisor Davis provided his team with a meal and PSO B. Rosales couldn’t contain her excitement when A Team Supervisor treated them to Chick-fil-a!
Thank you to all who contributed and showed appreciation for our telecommunicators last week.

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Join the Pasadena Police Department and be a part of something greater. Exciting opportunities, competitive salary, and a supportive team await you.

The Pasadena Police Department is hiring, and if you’re willing to stand for something greater, we want you on our team!

We’re currently recruiting for both Basic and Modified Police Academies. As a member of our department, you’ll have opportunities for growth, learning, and specialization within various divisions. As a new officer, you’ll start with a competitive salary of $73,442 a year and a $10,000 signing bonus. For lateral hires, we offer a salary match up to 5 years of service, with a maximum starting salary of $86,485. When you join the Pasadena Police Department, you become part of a team dedicated to serving and protecting our community.

We offer a comprehensive benefits package, including extensive paid time off, a generous retirement plan, and a flexible policy on beards and tattoos. Being a police officer is more than just a job – it’s a calling.

Take the first step by taking the Civil Service exam on Saturday, June 22, 2024, at 6:00 P.M. at Campbell Hall (7601 Red Bluff Rd.). Visit our website to register for the exam by June 13, 2024. For any questions or assistance, our Personnel and Training staff is here to help at 713-475-4824.

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Bubba’s 33 showcasing their PPD Wall of Honor and a dedication ceremony for the crew.

The Pasadena Police Department is overwhelmed with the generosity, love, and support we received from Bubba’s 33 and our community. Bubba’s 33 staff hosted a very special End of Watch Wall of Honor dedication ceremony for our Fallen Officers and their families.

The room overflowed with community members, elected and city officials, families, police officers, and several members of our police department. We witnessed a truly unforgettable moment as the Wall of Honor was revealed to commemorate the Pasadena Police Officers who gave the ultimate sacrifice in the line of duty.

This event sent a strong message that we will never forget these Officers and that the Police and the community will always be here for these incredible families. Bubba’s 33 – Pasadena, TX Pasadena Chamber of Commerce City of Pasadena, Texas – Government









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Help PPD catch a murderer with any tips, evidence, or sightings to bring justice to those involved. ⚠️

UPDATED REQUEST:

Pasadena Police Department detectives have expanded yesterday’s request for assistance in the homicide investigation. Please read the statement below and use the QR code if you can help. You may also use the following link to submit video or photo evidence:

https://polaris.citizenupload.net/upload/pasadena-tx-police-32jmMi

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Enjoy a cup of coffee while chatting with PPD at Just Love Coffee Cafe on April 25th from 8 – 10am.

Coffee with a Cop | Thursday, April 25, 2024
Join us at Just Love Coffee Cafe, located at 7219 Fairmont Pkwy. Officers will be there for coffee and conversation from 8:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m.
Ask us questions, voice concerns, and get to know the officers in your neighborhood!
For more information, contact the Community Services Division at 713-475-7025.

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PPD’s telecommunicators are the unsung heroes of our community, answering the call for help with professionalism and dedication.

This week several employees, community members, and members of our Citizen’s Police Academy Alumuni Association have visited our telecomunicators to express their support and appreciation for all they do for our community!

We recognize your hard work and your dedication to serve does not go unnoticed!

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With teamwork, technology, and quick thinking, PPD nabbed a burglar in record time.

Last week, Pasadena P.D. officers responded to a residence regarding a burglary of a habitation. The suspect forced entry into the resident’s garage and caused damage. Once the homeowner confronted the suspect, the suspect fled on foot.

With the assistance of the homeowner and the utilization of PPD drones, officers located the male hiding in the backyard of a nearby residence within minutes and were able to safely place him into custody. The Harris County District Attorney’s Office accepted charges against the suspect for burglary of a habitation and possession of a controlled substance.

With citizen engagement, advanced drone technology, and highly trained officers, the Pasadena Police Department is able to protect the public and provide the highest level of service to our community.

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PPD Officer Bobby Keen is taking on retirement after 41 years of service. Congratulations!

Family and friends gathered to celebrate Officer Bobby Keen’s retirement and his tremendous contributions to our community and the Pasadena Police Department over the past 41 years. Throughout his tenure, he has served in several capacities.

Officer Keen served as an Advanced Accident Investigator and Field Training Officer, was a member of the S.W.A.T. team for 18 years, taught Crime Prevention Classes and D.A.R.E. in the Community Services Division, was one of the department’s first bicycle officers, and earned a Master Peace Officer Proficiency License.

Bobby’s impact on the Pasadena community is immeasurable. As he reflected on his memories, he believes his greatest accomplishment was the positive influence he had on the lives of those around him. Bobby explained how grateful he is for the memories he experienced and the purpose he felt while serving his community.

He described his career as “profound” and explained a few things he kept in mind to ensure a successful professional work and personal life balance. First, he recommends always treating everyone as you would want your family to be treated. Second, although it is easy for us to get caught up in the ‘could’ve been and should’ve been’s’, remember to accept whatever the outcome may be, and most importantly, always do the right thing.

We congratulate Bobby on his retirement and wish him well as he spends quality time with his family as they build more memories together in the future.

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PPD’s Sgt. Hamilton brought his Generation X flair to the workplace discussion, proving that age is just a number in fostering teamwork.

Sgt. Hamilton participated in the ‘Generations Collide: Unraveling the Generational Differences in the Workplace’ event. He brought his unique Generation X perspective to a lively discussion on navigating a diverse workplace and shared his insight on utilizing various viewpoints to create a thriving team.

As Sgt. Hamilton reflected on the experience; he stated, “I’m grateful to participate because I firmly believe in mentorship and passing on knowledge to the next generation.”

Thank you, Sgt. Hamilton, for promoting the growth and prosperity of the City of Pasadena and for representing the Pasadena Police Department at this community event.

We also thank the Pasadena Chamber of Commerce and the Pasadena Economic Development Corporation for partnering together in the #pasadenaloveslocal program! This event was sponsored by Community Health Network, Community Transformation Church – Pasadena, and Chick-fil-A Fairmont Parkway

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Sign up for PPD’s Crime Prevention 101 class filled with valuable tips and delicious dinner to keep you safe!

Are you interested in learning how to reduce your risk of becoming a victim of crime? Join us for our complimentary Crime Prevention 101 class!

Pasadena sworn officers and civilian personnel will share valuable tips on home security, personal safety, and neighborhood watch programs. You’ll also learn about the most common crimes in our community and how to identify and report suspicious activity.

📅 Date: May 1st and 2nd (Wednesday and Thursday)
🕰️ Time: 6pm-9pm
📍 Location: Pasadena Police Department Community Room

If you are interested, please email your name and phone number to [email protected] or call 713-475-7025 for more information. Bring your appetite; dinner will be provided!

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PPD scam alert. Tips inside and contact the real Pasadena Police Department for help.

⚠️SCAM ALERT⚠️

The Pasadena Police Department Financial Crimes Division has received reports from citizens stating that someone claiming to be a Pasadena Police Officer has called them to request payment over the phone. THIS IS A SCAM! Although the scammer may use the name of actual PPD personnel, we advise citizens to take certain actions and be aware of the following information to avoid becoming a victim of a financial crime:

🔴 The scammer might:

🚩 Identify as a police officer investigating a case
🚩 Advise you not to tell anyone about the phone call
🚩 Use intimidation techniques or pressure you to release personal identification info. or financial info. to them
🚩 Attempt to keep you on the phone
🚩 Ask you to purchase a gift card and to lie about the reason for purchasing it
🚩 Will sometimes have accurate information about you or your family (names, address etc.)
🚩 Might claim that you are under investigation and that you need to pay a fine

❌ DO NOT click on any pop-ups on your computer or open unexpected emails from Microsoft, Apple, or any other notification advising of a virus (Suspects can then access your computer remotely after instructing you to contact a specific phone number)
❌DO NOT give any of your personal identifying information
o ***If you have an active/open case with PPD and you receive a call from someone claiming to be a Detective, you have the option to disconnect the phone call, call us, and ask to be transferred to the Detective assigned to your case for clarification/ verification
❌DO NOT click on any links that you receive via text or e-mail that appear to be from a financial institution. Instead, call your bank directly to inquire about your accounts.
❌DO NOT purchase gift cards and then provide the gift card number/PIN over the phone

❇️ PROTECT YOURSELF FROM BECOMING A VICTIM:
✅ Hang up on these callers and contact the police department (713)477-1221) for guidance.
✅ If you receive a suspicious phone call, hang up and contact your bank directly to verify whether or not someone is attempting to reach you about your account.

Please message or call us if you have any questions or need assistance.

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PPD: Don’t be fooled by the “Kia Challenge”. Upgrade your Hyundai with free anti-theft software.

Following historically low rates of theft among Hyundai vehicles, thefts began to spike in the summer 2022 in response to videos posted by car thieves on TikTok and other social media channels in what became known as the “Kia Challenge.”

In response to the increase in thefts, Hyundai has introduced a free anti-theft software upgrade for affected customers.

Scan the QR code, or visit https://www.hyundaiantitheft.com for additional information.

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