Date: Wednesday, March 12, 2014, 00:49
Location: 4000 Key West Drive
Offense: Consumption of Alcohol by a Minor (Alcoholic Beverage Code Section 106.04) Class C Misdemeanor
Case Number: 1403120020
Corpus Christi Police interrupted a party with consumption of alcoholic beverages by minors Wednesday morning on the 4000 block of Key West. The Corpus Christi Police Department received a complaint from Crime Stoppers in which an anonymous person reported as many as 200 minors at a house party on the 4000 block of Key West Drive. Corpus Christi Police found an intoxicated 16-year-old boy who hosted the party while his parents were out of town. Officers had Corpus Christi Fire Department medical technicians conduct a medical evaluation of the 16-year-old boy to determine if he had a medical condition or if his condition was the result of alcohol consumption. The 16-year-old boy was issued a citation and released to other family members at a different residence in Corpus Christi. All other participants in the party fled from the house and were not apprehended by Officers.
Corpus Christi Crime Stoppers has a project for the month of March, 2014, in which a person will be paid $250 dollars cash for each event of consumption of alcohol by minors reported to Crime Stoppers which results in law enforcement action. Crime Stoppers will keep the callers identity secret throughout the whole process. Anyone with any information about consumption of alcohol by minors in Corpus Christi should call Crime Stoppers at 888-TIPS (8477) to report the event and Police will be sent right away.
Date: Sunday, March 2, 2014, 6:57am
Location: 13310 Leopard Street
Offense: Burglary of a Building (Penal Code Section 30.02) State Jail Felony
Case Number: 1403020049
Corpus Christi Police Property Crimes Detectives would like help from the public to identify the person or persons responsible for a burglary to a building for RJB Trucking located at 13310 Leopard Street which happened overnight Sunday, March 2, 2014. A 51-year-old man reported the burglary to Corpus Christi Police at 6:57am and reported $2,800 dollars worth of computers taken without permission. Corpus Christi Police Detectives have obtained video images of the suspect vehicle and would like help from the public to identify the person who used the vehicle to commit this burglary. The suspect vehicle is described as a dark color Jeep Wrangler Unlimited four door with a hard top.
Anyone with any additional information about this burglary should call the Corpus Christi Police Property Crimes Detectives at (361) 886-2841. Anyone who would like to keep their identity secret and provide information to detectives should call Crime Stoppers at 888-TIPS (8477) or submit the information online at www.888TIPS.com. Information provided to Crime Stoppers which results in an arrest may be eligible for a cash reward.
The Corpus Christi Crime Stoppers offers a $250 dollar reward to anyone who reports underage drinking violations in Corpus Christi and law enforcement action is taken during the month of March in 2014.
The tip line is open for the public to call 888-8477 (888-TIPS) at any time, day or night, to provide tips about consumption of alcohol by minors. No one will ever ask for the caller’s name and the caller keeps their identity secret. The caller will be given a tip number and a second phone number. The caller uses the tip number to check on the status of the tip at a later time and if enforcement action was taken on their tip, they will be given instructions how to collect their $250 reward. The caller keeps their identity secret the whole time and never has to give their name.
The effort is to promote a safer Spring Break in Corpus Christi by reducing the ability for children to become intoxicated. The Corpus Christi Crime Stoppers initiated the project in March 2013 and received 65 tips. The Corpus Christi Police Department had a reduction in alcoholic beverage code violations while the tip line was open to report underage drinking last year as compared to the previous three years.
This project is a method for the Corpus Christi Police Department to work as an equal partner with the community to reduce crime and enhance public safety. Report underage drinking violations to the Corpus Christi Crime Stoppers this March; it could earn you $250 dollars in cash.
Date: Tuesday, February 25, 2014, 17:52
Location: Store #4474 1301 Airline road, Store #4424 4501 Ayers Street, Store #3939 2101 Morgan Avenue, & Store #3640 3750 South Staples Street
Offense: Theft (Penal Code Section 31.03) Class B Misdemeanor
Case Number: 1402280039
Corpus Christi Police Property Crimes Detectives would like help from the public to identify a woman responsible for several acts of shoplifting at Walgreens stores. Store management complained to Detectives that the woman fills up a shopping basket and then leaves the store without paying. The store management said the woman has used a gold car to leave in each case.
The woman is described as a woman in her late 20’s in age, has medium brown skin, orange hair, about 5 feet 6 inches tall, weighs about 200 pounds and has worn an oversized black shirt, black gym shorts with red trim, and house shoes. Anyone who can identify this woman or has any additional information about these crimes should call the Corpus Christi Police Property Crimes Detectives at 886-2841. Anyone who would like to keep their identity secret and provide information to detectives should call Crime Stoppers at 888-TIPS (8477) or submit the information online at www.888TIPS.com. Information provided to Crime Stoppers which results in an arrest may earn the caller a cash reward.