Category Archive: News

Jun 01 2008

Southwest Arsonist On The Loose

Since May 2008 a serial arsonist has been setting fires on the Southwest Side of Houston, primarily in HFD District 68. What started with car fires grew to vacant apartments, and now to occupied apartments. At first, the fires were believed to be gang-related retaliation from one gang to another. More recently however, it is …

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Jan 01 2008

Southwest Leads City For Violent Crime

Southwest Houston/District 68 Leads Houston For Violent Crimes: Since January 2004, Houstoncrimemaps.com (no longer active) has kept a running total of all crimes reported to the Houston Police Department. The following results from the past three years shows that the Firehouses in District 68 are in some of the most dangerous neighborhoods in the city, …

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