CCPD Stays Extra Busy During New Years

The Corpus Christi Police Department worked through the New Year’s celebrations and have a summary report of the activity overnight.

The Corpus Christi Police Department responded to 1531 total calls resulting in 241 formal criminal complaints being filed between 6 PM December 31, 2015 and 6 AM January 1, 2016.

51 of those 1531 calls were for vehicle crashes.

431 of those 1531 calls were for fireworks

66 people celebrated New Year’s in jail on various charges

15 of those 66 were charged with driving while intoxicated

23 of those 66 were charged with public intoxication

2 of those 66 were charged with discharging a firearm in the city.