Category Archives: Community Outreach

Bar Shooting Suspects

“Bravo” District
Date: 11/09/2014        1:00 AM
Location: 5900 Williams Drive
Offense: Aggravated Assault
(PC 22.02       Second Degree Felony)
Case Number: 1411090014
Corpus Christi Police Detectives have released video surveillance that shows three male suspects that they believe were involved in a shooting that occurred on November 9 at the Bottom’s Up Club located at 5945 Williams Drive.

The video shows the three suspects entering the bar talking to a female at the cash register and paying a cover charge. A short time later the three males return to the cash register complaining that they want their money back.  The bartender informs them that there are no refunds and that they need to leave.

A disturbance between the three males and employees of the club occurred in the parking lot and one of the three suspects gets a handgun from their parked Cadillac.  The suspect fires several shots at the club bouncer and he is struck  twice in the back and once in the shoulder.  The 36 year old male bouncer was transported to Spohn MMC.

The suspects have not been located and Detectives need your help in identifying these violent individuals.  Anyone with information about this case should call the Corpus Christi Police Robbery and Homicide Detectives at 886-2840. Anyone who would like to keep their identity secret and provide information to the Detectives should call Crime Stoppers at 888-TIPS (8477) or submit the tip online at http://www.888TIPS.com. Information provided to Crime Stoppers which results in an arrest may earn the caller a cash reward.

 

Police need your help in locating a missing person

Missing Person Martin Rich

The Corpus Christi Police Department Homicide/Robbery Bureau is asking the public’s assistance in locating 34 year old Martin Rich who was reported missing on November 17, 2014.  Rich was last seen at 902 Airport Road and is in need of his medication.

He is 5′ 1″ tall and weighs 119 pounds. He has brown hair and brown eyes and is non-aggressive.

If you have any information or know the whereabouts of Martin Rich please call CCPD’s 911 Metrocom Center. For further information please contact Corpus Christi Police Department Homicide/Robbery Detective R.L. Garcia at 361-886-2850 or 361-774-5630.

 

 

Video Of Hoodie Bandits Released

Date: November 10, 2014                        10:12 AM
Location: 5212 Weber Road
Offense: Aggravated Robbery
Case Number: 1411100034
(PC 29.03        First Degree Felony)

Corpus Christi Police Detectives have released video surveillance that shows an aggravated robbery Monday morning at a restaurant located at 5212 Weber Road.

The video shows two men walking up to the restaurant and then enter wearing masks and blue hoodie shirts with the hoods up.  Once inside, they display a handgun and steal the cash register. The two suspects leave the restaurant and run toward an apartment complex in the area.  The video shows one of the suspects discharging the gun outside the restaurant as they make their escape.

The suspects were not located and Detectives need your help in identifying these two violent individuals.  Anyone with information about this case should call the Corpus Christi Police Robbery and Homicide Detectives at 886-2840.   Anyone who would like to keep their identity secret and provide information to the Detectives should call Crime Stoppers at 888-TIPS (8477) or submit the tip online at http://www.888TIPS.com. Information provided to Crime Stoppers which results in an arrest may earn the caller a cash reward.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Police Explorer Post #133 Seeking New Members

If you think that law enforcement is in your future, and you are between the ages of 14-20, join us on Tuesday, November 18, 2014 @ 6 p.m. at the Corpus Christi Police Department, 5th floor. We will be hosting an Open House for CORPUS CHRISTI POLICE EXPLORER POST #133

The Corpus Christi Police Explorers formed in 1972 as a living memorial and honor for all fallen officers after police officer John Sartain was killed by a sniper. The Explorers are affiliated with the BSA’s Learning for Life program which enhances self-confidence, motivation, civic-mindedness, and cultivates strong leadership traits. These characteristics help Explorers prepare for a career in law enforcement and to become future leaders.

If you would like more information, please visit: http://exploring.learningforlife.org/services/career-exploring/law-enforcement/.

We will have applications there, and we will be conducting backgrounds and interviews on the spot.

Recognize This Cigarette Smoking Burglar

“BRAVO”  DISTRICT
DATE: 11/4/2014      2:35 AM

LOCATION: 7300 Montreal Drive
OFFENSE: Burglary of a Vehicle
(PC 30.04       Class A Misdemeanor)
CASE # 14011040045
Corpus Christi Police Auto Theft Detectives need your help identifying a man in this video that broke into a 2011 Dodge Ram truck while it was parked in the owner’s driveway in the 7300 block of Montreal Drive on November 4.

The suspect appears at 2:35 AM smoking a cigarette.  He walks up and then begins to check the door handles on the truck. The suspect opens the passenger side door and makes entry into the vehicle and once inside takes several items. The suspect is seen exiting the truck at 2:47 AM and walks off behind the truck and down the street.

Anyone who can identify the individual responsible, or has any additional information about this crime should call the Corpus Christi Police Auto Theft Detectives at 886-2840. Anyone who would like to keep their identity secret and still provide information to Detectives should call Crime Stoppers at 888-TIPS (8477) or submit the information online at http://www.888TIPS.com. Information provided to Crime Stoppers which results in an arrest may earn the caller a cash reward.

 

 

 

 

Detectives Looking For Funny Money Men

DATE: October 24 – October 31, 2014
OFFENSE: Forgery / Counterfeit Money
(PC 32.21    State Jail Felony)
CASE NUMBER:
1410250064, 1410300151, 1410310073
Corpus Christi Police Detectives need your help identifying two men that have been passing counterfeit bills on the south side of the city. One male suspect passed counterfeit one hundred bills at the Barnes and Noble Book Store and the World Market on October 30 and 31. In images captured by store surveillance cameras the Hispanic male is seen in a solid black shirt with a white t-shirt underneath.

Other images show what detectives believe is a different male wearing a black and gray striped shirt and jeans passing a counterfeit fifty dollar bill at the Toys R Us on October 24. At the Toys R Us Store that suspect male is with a white or Hispanic female wearing a gray t-shirt and three small children. Detectives do not think these are the same men but they haven’t ruled out that possibility either

Anyone who can identify the individuals responsible, or has any additional information about this crime should call the Corpus Christi Police Financial Crimes Detectives at 886-2840. Anyone who would like to keep their identity secret and still provide information to Detectives should call Crime Stoppers at 888-TIPS (8477) or submit the information online at http://www.888TIPS.com. Information provided to Crime Stoppers which results in an arrest may earn the caller a cash reward.

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Suspect at the Barnes and Noble Book Store on 10/31/2014

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Suspect leaving the World Market  Store on 10/30/2014

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Suspect entering the Toys R Us  Store on 10/24/2014

 

 

 

 

Shoreline Bank Robber Wanted

UPDATE: The San Antonio Police advised our detectives that Hough had been arrested.

No other information.

 

Date: Tuesday, October 21, 2014, 15:43
Location: 221 South Shoreline Boulevard
Offense: Robbery
Case Number: 1210210095
The Corpus Christi Police Department is asking for the public’s assistance in helping them locate a wanted person. Sean Michael Hough (07/23/1982) is wanted on an outstanding arrest warrant for a bank robbery that was committed on October 21, 2014 in the 200 block of South Shoreline Blvd. at the International Bank of Commerce. He is 5’8” tall and weighs 135 pounds with blonde hair and green eyes. There is a $50,000 bond set on the warrant. We ask that anyone with any information on his whereabouts to call Corpus Christi Police at 361-886-2600. Anyone who would like to provide information to the investigators and keep their identity secret may provide the information through Crime Stoppers at 886-TIPS (8477) or online at http://www.888TIPS.com. Information provided to Crime Stoppers which results in an arrest may earn the caller a cash reward.

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CCPD Monthly Auto Auction

The City of Corpus Christi will auction over 88 cars, trucks,  vans and  motorcycles at the Corpus Christi Police Vehicle Impound Lot located at 5485 Greenwood Drive on Saturday, November 1, 2014 at 10:00 a.m. The general public is encouraged to register and view the vehicles for auction from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. on Friday, October 31. The general public can also  register and view the vehicles again from 8:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m. on the day of the auction. The vehicles for auction may be viewed online and an auction list may be downloaded from http://www.siskauction.com.

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Patrol Report October 21, 2014

The Corpus Christi Police Department generated 204 reports for formal criminal complaints from midnight October 20 to 7:00 a.m. on October 21, 2014. These are samples of the criminal complaints filed by the Corpus Christi Police for that time period.

 

“Adam”  District
Date: 10/20/2014               9:30 PM
Location: 3800 Highway 77
Offense: Resisting Arrest
(PC 38.03              Class A Misdemeanor)
Case Number: 1410200148
Corpus Christi Police responded to the Wal-Mart Store located at 3829 Highway 77 to assist store employees regarding a theft. When they arrived officers saw Melissa Gutierrez (08/22/1971) struggling with a loss prevention employee in the parking lot. Store employees had seen the female putting items in her purse and then leave the store without paying. When officers approached, the female broke off the struggle with the employee and took off running through the parking lot. Officers were able to catch up with the female and she began to resist. After a short struggle she was arrested, and charged with theft, a Class B misdemeanor, evading arrest on foot and resisting arrest both Class A misdemeanors.

 

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