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Posted on: February 13, 2020

$33 Million Parks Bond Election Called for May 2, 2020

At a Special Called City Council Meeting this afternoon, the City of Temple’s City Council members approved a resolution calling for residents to vote on a $33 million parks bond package during the May 2, 2020 general election. Based on...

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Posted on: February 10, 2020

Railroad Crossing in Downtown Temple to be Closed for Repairs

At the request of BNSF Railway, the City of Temple will be assisting their crews in closing the railroad crossing on South Main Street in Downtown Temple beginning Friday, February 14th at 9:00 a.m. The closure will remain in place 24 hours a day until Mo...

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Posted on: February 4, 2020

Winter Weather Preparations Underway in City of Temple

Emergency management officials in Temple continue to monitor the potential for winter weather in the area, with several city departments already starting preparations in case freezing temperatures and icy conditions hit. The Public Works Departme...

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Posted on: February 3, 2020

New Section of Hogan Road Opens to Drivers on February 10

As the City of Temple continues to make progress on the Hogan Road Expansion Project, construction crews will be opening newly paved areas of Hogan Road to drivers on February 10. Two-way traffic will resume between SH 317 and Tumbleweed Trail, while only...

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Posted on: February 3, 2020

Temple Seeks Resident Opinions in Community Survey

In order to continue providing the best government services and quality of life for our citizens, the City of Temple is asking residents to provide feedback by participating in The National Community Survey™. The survey, available to the public ...

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Posted on: January 30, 2020

Sammons Golf Course Named "Most Improved" By Golf Advisor

It’s no secret to golfers in Central Texas, but now Sammons Golf Course is being recognized nationwide, after making the list of Golf Advisor’s “Most Improved” courses in 2019. Sammons, owned by the City of Temple a...

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Posted on: January 28, 2020

Public Water System Disinfection Change Coming February 1

In order to help improve overall water quality, the City of Temple’s public water system will temporarily convert the disinfectant used in the distribution system from chloramine to free chlorine. The conversion will begin on February 1st and co...

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Posted on: January 23, 2020

City Secretary's Office Begins Issuing Birth/Death Certificates

The Temple City Secretary’s office will restart the issuance of birth and death certificates today, Thursday, January 23, after the service was temporarily suspended last week. Residents will now be able to visit Temple City Hall as normal to ge...

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Posted on: January 22, 2020

Storm Drain Project to Close Portion of South 43rd Street

As part of the Fairview and Sunset Additions Drainage Improvement Project, South 43rd Street will be closed to through traffic from West Avenue M to West Avenue P beginning Monday, January 27th.   During this work, through traffic will b...

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Posted on: January 1, 2019

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Temple residents can receive emergency notifications by registering with the CodeRED system.  CodeRED is an emergency notification service that allows emergency officials to notify residents and businesses by telephone, cell phone, text message, ...

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Posted on: February 21, 2020

TPD Investigates Shots-Fired Calls

TEMPLE, TX (February 21, 2020) –The Temple Police Department is investigating two separate shots-fired incidents that occurred early Friday morning.At about 2:13 a.m., officers responded to the first call in the 700 block of South 53rd Street. O...

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Posted on: February 20, 2020

Temple Police See Increase In Vehicle Thefts

TEMPLE, TX (February 20, 2020) –In recent months, the Temple Police Department has seen a rise in the number of reported car burglaries and car thefts throughout the city. Since January 1, 2020, the Temple Police Department has responded to 33 s...

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Posted on: February 20, 2020

TPD Searches for Information in 7-Eleven Robbery

TEMPLE, TX (February 19, 2020) –The Temple Police Department is searching for information that could lead to the identity of a robbery suspect.At about 2 a.m. on Wednesday, Feb. 19, officers were dispatched to the 7-Eleven at 2701 N. Third St. i...

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Posted on: February 20, 2020

Temple PD Accepts Resignation of Carmen DeCruz

TEMPLE, TX (February 19, 2020) – The Temple Police Department has accepted the resignation of former Officer Carmen DeCruz, effective late Tuesday, Feb. 18, 2020.On Dec. 4, 2019, Interim Chief Jim Tobin ordered an internal affairs inves...

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Posted on: February 14, 2020

Temple Police Search for Burglary Suspect

TEMPLE, TX (February 14, 2020) – The Temple Police Department is searching for a suspect in connection to a Feb. 6 burglary of Mee Mee’s Thai Cuisine, 2807 W. Adams Ave.Officers were advised that an unknown individual made ent...

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Posted on: February 11, 2020

UPDATE: TPD Responding to Semi Truck Crash

TEMPLE, TX (February 11, 2020) – New information indicates that the crash involved two other vehicles including an SUV.

Correction to the previous news release: The driver of the semi truck was not transported, instead it was the driver ...

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Posted on: February 11, 2020

TPD Responding to Semi Truck Crash

TEMPLE, TX (February 11, 2020) –Temple Police are currently responding to an 18-wheeler crash located on southbound I-35 near exit 304. Traffic is currently being diverted to exit 303. We are asking the public to please exercise caution if in th...

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Posted on: February 11, 2020

TPD Asks for Assistance in March 2019 Homicide Case

TEMPLE, TX (February 11, 2020) –The Temple Police Department is asking the community for any information regarding a March 2019 incident that resulted in the tragic death of 33-year-old Keila Ruby Flores.Since the incident, TPD investigators hav...

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Posted on: February 10, 2020

TPD Responds to Arrest of Officer Carmen DeCruz

TEMPLE, TX (February 10, 2020) –Temple Police Officer Carmen DeCruz was arrested Monday and charged with manslaughter for the Dec. 2 officer-involved shooting of Michael Dean.The Temple Police Department has not received the results of the inves...

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Posted on: February 10, 2020

Interim Chief Tobin to Hold Press Conference

Interim Police Chief Jim Tobin will hold a press conference at 5:30 p.m. today in the lobby of the Temple Police Department, 209 E. Avenue A.Chief Tobin will be discussing the arrest of Officer Carmen DeCruz.Media Contact:Cody WeemsMedia Relations Special...

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Posted on: February 9, 2020

Temple Police Respond to Fatality Accident

TEMPLE, TX (February 9, 2012) – The deceased of Saturday morning’s fatality accident has been identified as 22-year-old Miguel Berumen. Mr. Berumen was driving at an excess speed when he struck another vehicle from behind. He ...

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Posted on: February 8, 2020

Temple Police Respond to Fatality Accident

TEMPLE, TX (February 8, 2012) –The Temple Police Department is currently on scene of a multi-vehicle collision on southbound S General Bruce Drive near South 57th Street. As a result, the roads have been temporarily closed.The accident involved ...

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Posted on: February 6, 2020

Temple Police Investigate Theft

TEMPLE, TX (February 5, 2020) –The Temple Police Department is requesting the public’s assistance with identifying suspects involved in a late January theft. The incident occurred at the Cash Pawn located at South General Bruce Drive.O...

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Posted on: February 6, 2020

Interim Police Chief Responds to Recent Events

TEMPLE, TX (February 6, 2020) – In response to public inquiries concerning recent officer-involved events, Interim Police Chief Jim Tobin has issued the following statement:"First, I would like to thank the residents of Temple for ...

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Posted on: February 6, 2020

TPD Advises Residents of Scam

TEMPLE, TX (February 6, 2020) – The Temple Police Department is advising residents of a possible scam involving local customers of ONCOR.Callers claiming to be representatives of the company are calling local customers and fraudulently requestin...

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Posted on: February 6, 2020

TPD Responds to Associated Press Story on Attorney General Report

TEMPLE, TX (February 5, 2020) –In response to local media inquiries in reference to an Associated Press report published Wednesday evening, the Temple Police Department will clarify information about two reports that the department filed with th...

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Posted on: February 5, 2020

UPDATE: Temple Police Complete Review of Officer Actions in Arrest

TEMPLE, TX (February 5, 2020) – The Temple Police Department has completed a review of the incident that occurred on Jan. 14, 2020 that resulted in the arrest of Sergei Hall.The review determined that Officer Jacob Perkins did not viola...

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Posted on: February 5, 2020

TPD to Investigate Off-Duty Officer Arrested in Belton

TEMPLE, TX (February 4, 2020) – The Temple Police Department will initiate an investigation into the DWI arrest of Officer Joseph Clark, a 15-year TPD veteran. Belton Police contacted TPD leadership late last night to inform them of the...

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Posted on: February 5, 2020

TPD makes arrest in Wednesday stabbing

TEMPLE, TX (January 22, 2020) –The Temple Police Department arrested one individual in connection to a Wednesday morning stabbing.At about 9:47 a.m., officers responded to a residence in the 500 block of South 29th Street in reference to a stabb...

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