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Posted on: July 2, 2020

Drive-In Fireworks Show Canceled

TEMPLE, TX (July 2, 2020) – The City of Temple has canceled Saturday’s H-E-B All American Drive-In Fireworks Show.

In response to Texas Governor Abbott’s updated executive order  this afternoon that limits ga...

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Posted on: July 2, 2020

City Council to Consider Mask Mandate

TEMPLE, TX (July 2, 2020) – The following is a message from Temple Mayor Tim Davis:"The City of Temple has intentionally followed the lead of Bell County throughout the COVID-19 pandemic. This was done to have consistent requiremen...

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Posted on: June 26, 2020

City Seeks Input for Crestview Neighborhood Plan

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TEMPLE, TX (June 26, 2020) – The City of Temple is seeking resident feedback on the final draft its Crestview Neighborhood Plan.The plan is part of the City’s "Love Where You Live" initiative, where the City will dev...

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Posted on: June 24, 2020

Portion of Old Waco Road to Close for Construction

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TEMPLE, TX (June 24, 2020) – A portion of Old Waco Road will be closed for about 10 days beginning June 30 as part of the ongoing Outer Loop Phase 3B project.Traffic will be detoured between Brandon Drive and the entrance to Alpha Omega...

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Posted on: June 19, 2020

H-E-B All-American Fourth of July Drive-In Fireworks Show

TEMPLE, TX (June 16, 2020) – The City of Temple invites residents to celebrate Independence Day from the comfort of their vehicles at the H-E-B All-American Fourth of July Drive-In Fireworks Show.The event, hosted by City of Temple Park...

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Posted on: June 15, 2020

Portion of South 37th Street to Close for Construction

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TEMPLE, TX (June 15, 2020) – A portion of South 37th Street will be closed for about two weeks as contractors replace the storm sewer system.The roadway will close on Thursday, June 18, between West Avenue M and West Avenue P.Limited ac...

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Posted on: June 9, 2020

Temple City Council Appoints New City Secretary

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TEMPLE, TX (June 9, 2020) – The Temple City Council unanimously appointed Jana Lewellen on Monday to serve as the new City Secretary.A Temple native, Lewellen most recently held the position of City Secretary for the C...

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Posted on: January 1, 2019

Register with CodeRED Emergency Notification System

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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: July 3, 2020

TPD Responds to Shooting

TEMPLE, TX (July 3, 2020) – Temple Police Officers responded to a shooting early Friday morning on Blackland Road near South Fifth Street.A vehicle was shot multiple times. A male occupant of the vehicle was transporte...

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Posted on: July 2, 2020

UPDATE: TPD Responds to Saturday Stabbing

TEMPLE, TX (July 2, 2020) – Temple Police arrested 45-year-old Deleon Sebastian III on Wednesday for the aggravated assault that took place last weekend. The arrest follows an investigation by the department’s Criminal Investi...

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Posted on: June 30, 2020

Temple Police Arrest Former TISD Teacher

TEMPLE, TX (June 30, 2020) – Former TISD teacher Jennifer Hoelscher, 35, was arrested Tuesday for engaging in an improper relationship with a single 17-year-old Temple High School student. Temple officers became aware of the si...

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Posted on: June 29, 2020

TPD Partners with Project Beloved to Create Soft Interview Room

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TEMPLE, TX (June 29, 2020) –The Temple Police Department has partnered with non-profit organization Project Beloved to provide a soft interview room for victims of sexual assault and other violent crimes.

The room is equipped with furniture, blan...

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Posted on: June 29, 2020

TPD Makes Arrest in Saturday Night Shooting

TEMPLE, TX (July 29, 2019) – Temple Police arrested two suspects involved in a shooting that took place late Saturday night. The incident occurred at the intersection of South 15th Street and West Avenue P. At about 11:15 p.m.,...

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Posted on: June 27, 2020

TPD Responds to Saturday Stabbing

TEMPLE, TX (June 27, 2020) – Temple Police Department responded to a call in reference to a stabbing at a residence near the 1600 block of South 5th Street. The incident left one woman with injuries.An initial investigation revealed tha...

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Posted on: June 22, 2020

UPDATE: TPD Responds to Thursday Stabbing

TEMPLE, TX (June 22, 2020) – Christopher Henry, 37, of Killeen was charged with capital murder for the death of Rose Davis.Charges against the second suspect are still pending further investigation.This is an active investigation. More ...

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Posted on: June 19, 2020

UPDATE: TPD Responds to Thursday Stabbing

TEMPLE, TX (June 19, 2020) – The victim of Thursday night’s stabbing succumbed to her injuries. She is identified as 68-year-old Rose Davis. Next of kin have been notified.Two suspects are in custody in relation to this case. ...

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Posted on: June 18, 2020

TPD Responds to Thursday Stabbing

TEMPLE, TX (June 18, 2020) – The Temple Police Department responded to a stabbing Thursday evening at The Bridge Apartments, 404 South Fryers Creek Circle.Officers responded to the call at about 9:50 p.m. An adult female victim...

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Posted on: June 15, 2020

TPD Responds to Shots-Fired Call

 TEMPLE, TX (June 15, 2020) –The Temple Police Department responded to a shots-fired call early Monday morning in the 1200 block of South 26th Street.

At about 2:20 a.m., officers were advised that someone had fired several shots into a ...

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Posted on: June 15, 2020

TPD Responds to Sunday Morning Shooting

TEMPLE, TX (June 14, 2020) –The Temple Police Department responded to a shooting early Sunday morning in the 2300 block of South 55th Street.Officers responded to the call at about 2:20 a.m. A single male victim was transported to Baylor Scott &...

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Posted on: June 9, 2020

Temple PD Responds to Shooting

TEMPLE, TX (June 9, 2020) – The Temple Police Department responded to a shooting Tuesday evening at a residence in the 500 block of South 16th Street.Officers were dispatched at 7:34 p.m. and were advised that one male and one female vi...

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Posted on: June 9, 2020

TPD Searches for Suspect in Forgery Case

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TEMPLE, TX (June 09, 2020) –Temple Police Department is asking the community for any information in reference to a forgery that took place late November 2019.On December 12, 2019, TPD officers met with the victim who claimed that an unknown indi...

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Posted on: June 7, 2020

TPD Responds to Sunday Evening Shooting

TEMPLE, TX (June 7, 2020) –The Temple Police Department responded to a shooting Sunday evening at the Village at Meadowbend Apartments, 2787 Martin Luther King Junior Drive.Officers were dispatched at about 9:15 p.m. and located a male ...

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Posted on: June 4, 2020

Letter from Police Chief Shawn M. Reynolds

"Dear City of Temple residents, friends, colleagues, guests and visitors,Recent events in Minneapolis have created a chain reaction across our country. This reaction has led to pain, anger, frustration and in some cases, lawlessness. We have watched ...

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