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Posted on: August 13, 2018

Back to School Safety Tips


Remember, school starts Wed, August 15th!  Here are a few back to school safety tips:• Speed Limit 20 mph in School Zones• Watch for Pedestrians and Bicyclists• Be Careful Near Crosswalks• Obey School Crossing Guard Directions• No Cell Phone Use ...

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Posted on: July 19, 2018

HVPD Accepts Lip Sync Challenge!


Accepting the challenge from Flower Mound PD we are pleased to share the Highland Village Police Department lip sync video.  We challenge Westworth Village Police Department, Denton County Sheriff's Office, Town of Breckenridge, Colorado Police D...

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Posted on: April 25, 2018

HVPD Receives Certificate of Recognition

Certificate of Recognition - Senator Nelson

HVPD received a Certificate of Recognition from Texas State Senator Jane Nelson in honor of receiving the Texas Law Enforcement Best Practices Recognition Program Award.

Certificate of Recognition

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Posted on: April 12, 2018

HVPD Receives Best Practices Recognition


On April 10, 2018 the Highland Village Police Department was presented the Texas Law Enforcement Best Practices Recognition Program Award from the Texas Police Chiefs Association. The award recognizes the department’s compliance with the Police ...

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Posted on: March 6, 2018

Solicitor Ordinance Update


Effective February 27, 2018 the Highland Village City Council amended the Solicitor Ordinance. The following changes are now in effect:

Authorized Hours for SolicitingStandard Time — allowed at a private residence from 9:00 a.m. until 7:00 p.m.Daylight Sav...

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Posted on: March 1, 2018

New Golf Cart Ordinance

Golf Carts

Highland Village City Ordinance 2018-1243 now regulates operation of Golf Carts, Neighborhood Electric Vehicles (NEVs), and Slow Moving Vehicles (SMVs).   Some highlights in the ordinance are: No operation on FM 2499/Village Pkwy, FM 407, and Hig...

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Posted on: February 21, 2018

Highland Village Ranked #3 Safest City in Texas

Safest City

Highland Village is ranked as the #3 safest city in Texas by the National Council for Home Safety and Security. This ranking is in large part due to the Community Policing Model employed by the Highland Village Police Department, which is used as a model ...

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Posted on: November 28, 2017

Scam Alerts


Scammers use the telephone, email and other sources to defraud victims each year.  These scams may demand money, threaten legal action or trick victims into giving personal information to be used in identity theft.  The Federal Trade Com...

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Posted on: November 19, 2017

Holiday Toy and Food Drive

Blue Santa

HVPD Stuff the Cruiser Toy and Food DriveMembers of the Police Department and the Police Auxiliary will be conducting our "Stuff the Cruiser" Toy Drive at Walmart and Walgreens in Highland Village on weekends starting on 11/24/17. Please come ou...

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Posted on: October 10, 2017

Fallen Officers Bike Race/5K - Sat, Oct 21, 2017

Bike Race Banner

Join us October 21st at The Shops at Highland Village for our 10th Annual Fallen Officers Bike Race and 5K. All of the proceeds from the event go directly to the Texas Police Chiefs Association’s Fallen Officer Fund, which provides monetary assistance to ...

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Posted on: September 29, 2017

National Night Out - Tues Oct 3rd

NNO 2017

National Night Out (NNO) will be celebrated in Highland Village on October 3rd. The Police Department will be one of the areas that you can visit to catch up with your neighbors and the officers that patrol your city. We will be hosting a little get toget...

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Posted on: September 7, 2017

Don't be a Victim of Vehicle Burglary


We recently had several thefts occur from vehicles left unlocked in our city.  The best ways to stop these crimes of opportunity are to:

  • Lock Your Car
  • Take Your Keys
  • Remove Your Valuables
  • Garage Your Car Whenever Possible
  • Keep Your Garage Door Closed!...
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Posted on: August 24, 2017

New School Zone Times and Back to School Safety


New School Zone (20 mph) Times

Morning Hours - 30 minutes prior to school starts to 15 minutes after.

Afternoon Hours - 15 minutes before school gets out to 30 minutes after school.

The flashing yellow school zone warning lights have been programmed with the...

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