• March 30, 2020

Odessa American: Law Enforcement

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Woman killed in three-vehicle collision

A 39-year-old woman was killed in a collision involving three vehicles including an 18-wheeler around 4:08 p.m. Thursday in the 1200 block of East Interstate Highway 20 in Odessa.

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Law enforcement takes extra precautions during outbreak

Local law enforcement agencies are taking additional precautions and watching off-duty security opportunities vanish during the coronavirus pandemic.

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Affidavit shows gunman fired one shot at man

After waiting more than three and a half months, the City of Odessa has released the probable cause affidavit which details a 60-year-old man who reportedly shot and killed another man outside of his house after he pulled a cellphone out of his pocket.

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OPD responds to hotel bomb threats

The Odessa Police Department responded to bomb threats around 9:47 a.m. Thursday at the Hampton Inn and Fairfield Inn and Suites Marriott in the 3900 block of John Ben Shepperd Pkwy in Odessa.

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Police, FBI make arrest in connection to explosive

A man is in custody after he was reportedly involved in detonating a homemade explosive outside of Lowe’s Home Improvement Tuesday night.

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DPS releases further information about fatal collision

The Department of Public Safety released additional information since a 28-year-old Odessa man died after colliding with a semi-trailer towing crude oil.

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Police searching for man involved in supermarket burglary

The Odessa Police Department is looking for a man who reportedly burglarized a Lowe’s Supermarket in south Odessa.

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Odessa Forum, City honor first responders

More than 50 first responders packed into the lobby of the Odessa Police Department during the Odessa Forum’s annual Law Enforcement and Appreciation day on Friday morning.

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Police hand out awards, promotions during annual event

The Odessa Police Department held its annual awards and promotion ceremony on Wednesday at Odessa College.

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Odessa man dies in two-vehicle collision

A 28-year-old Odessa man died in a two-vehicle collision west of Odessa.

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OPD reports uptick in auto burglaries, firearm theft

The Odessa Police Department reported that there has been a rise in auto burglaries where firearms have been stolen in Odessa.

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ECTOR COUNTY FELONY DISPOSITIONS: March 30

The following is a list of felony dispositions from the Ector County District Clerk’s Office. Listed attorneys do not necessarily represent who was involved when the case was disposed. The prosecuting attorney was not listed unless otherwise stated.

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Man charged with threatening another person with handgun

A 36-year-old man was arrested after he reportedly threatened another person with a handgun.

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Police investigating SW Odessa crash

An Odessa man is in critical condition following a major crash that occurred early the morning of March 25 in southwest Odessa.

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Woman charged with filing false report, assaulting officer

A 28-year-old woman was arrested after she reportedly falsified an assault by her boyfriend and kicked an Odessa Police Department officer in the thigh.

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Man charged with shooting neighbor in West Odessa

A 41-year-old man was arrested after he reportedly shot his neighbor in West Odessa.

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ECTOR COUNTY FELONY INDICTMENTS: March 23, 2020

The following is a list of felony indictments by an Ector County grand jury on March 3, 2020. The list does not include those who have yet to be arrested.

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ECTOR COUNTY FELONY DISPOSITIONS: March 23

The following is a list of felony dispositions from the Ector County District Clerk’s Office. Listed attorneys do not necessarily represent who was involved when the case was disposed. The prosecuting attorney was not listed unless otherwise stated.

12:00 am | See more

Woman killed in three-vehicle collision

A 39-year-old woman was killed in a collision involving three vehicles including an 18-wheeler around 4:08 p.m. Thursday in the 1200 block of East Interstate Highway 20 in Odessa.

6:46 pm | See more

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