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Posted on: September 9, 2021

Fire Department to Hold Series of Strategic Plan Public Input Meetings

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The Fire Department is in the midst of creating a Strategic Plan that will clearly define the mission and goals of the department while also developing a guide for continued excellent service for the New Braunfels community over the next five years.

Part of the process in creating that Strategic Plan is gathering input from the community about the services currently provided by the Fire Department, and what citizen expectations are for services going forward. So, a series of open house public input m...

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Posted on: September 8, 2021

Applications Now Underway for City Boards and Commissions with Fall Appointments

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Applications are now being accepted for the City boards and commissions that have Fall appointments.

Applications are due by September 30th, 2021, and appointments under the Fall term will end November 30th each year, with the new appointment beginning on December 1st.  Here are the committees that are currently accepting applications:

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Posted on: September 8, 2021

New Braunfels City Council to Hold Workshop on Redistricting

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With redistricting now on the horizon based on the data collected by the 2020 U.S. Census,

New Braunfels City Council will hold a workshop in order to get an overview on the redistricting process. The workshop, scheduled for Monday, September 13th at 4:00pm at New Braunfels City Hall (550 Landa St.), will give City Council and the general publi...

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Posted on: September 7, 2021

New Braunfels Returns to Standard Participation Options at Public Meetings

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The City of New Braunfels will no longer offer video conference options (such as Zoom) for public meetings effective September 10th, 2021.

Due to a variety of factors, including diminishing public participation, a strain on staff resources, and aligning with Texas Governor Greg Abbott’s recent decision to return to normal Open Meetings Act regulations, the City of New Braunfels wil...

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Posted on: September 2, 2021

Public Input Meeting for Alligator Creek Trail Preliminary Design

The City of New Braunfels will be hosting a public input meeting to go over the preliminary designs for the proposed Alligator Creek Trail...

The City of New Braunfels will be hosting a public input meeting to go over the preliminary designs for the proposed Alligator Creek Trail. That meeting is set for September 15th, 2021, from 6:00 to 8:00pm at the NBU Service Center located at 355 FM 306.&...

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Posted on: September 1, 2021

New Braunfels’ Fischer Park Selected for 2021 Niagara Perk Your Park Contest

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Fischer Park in New Braunfels has been selected as one of six projects in the 2021 Niagara Perk Your Park Contest from Niagara Bottling, in partnership with the National Recreation and Park Association (NRPA).

The Perk Your Park Contest is part of the Niagara Perk Your Park Project, an initiative that focuses on park and community space revitalization across the country. To encourage public engagement with these new spaces, improvements will include things like...

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Posted on: August 28, 2021

Labor Day Holiday Closures

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Here’s a look at the holiday weekend schedule for city facilities and operations.

Many City of New Braunfels facilities, including City Hall, Municipal Court, the Library, Parks & Recreation administrative offices, Solid Waste and Recycling administrative offices, the City Recycle Center, and the Westside Community Center will be c...

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Posted on: August 27, 2021

City to Hold Main Plaza Ceremony Marking 20th Anniversary of September 11 Terrorist Attacks

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On Saturday, September 11th, 2021, the City of New Braunfels will join cities across the nation that are holding ceremonies marking the 20th anniversary of the September 11th terrorist attacks

on New York City, Washington D.C., and Shanksville, Pennsylvania, that killed 2,977 people, including 343 firefighters and 60 police officers.  

The local event will begin at 7:35am and will feature members of the New Braunfels Fire Department and...

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Posted on: August 26, 2021

Volunteers Sought for 5th Annual Dos Rios Watershed Cleanup

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Volunteers are needed for the 5th annual Dos Rios Watershed Cleanup Event scheduled for Saturday, October 2nd.

This year’s event will be a return to the original single-day cleanup format from previous years, while still being mindful of public health. Registration for the event will be held the morning of the event from 8:30am to 10:00am at the Headwate...

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Posted on: August 25, 2021

Prince Solms Park Tennis Court Resurfacing Project Scheduled

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The tennis courts at Prince Solms Park, located at 100 Liebscher Drive, will temporarily close for approximately 10 days so that the courts can be repaired and resurfaced.

The tennis courts at Prince Solms Park, located at 100 Liebscher Drive, will temporarily close for approximately 10 days so that the courts can be repaired and resurfaced.

The closure is expected from Tuesday, September 7th through Friday, September 17th, ...

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Posted on: August 25, 2021

Sales Tax Received for June

The City of New Braunfels has announced an overall increase of approximately $762,000 or 22.7% in sales taxes received in August (for the month of June) compared to the same month last year.

When the various adjustments to the monthly payment are removed, net June sales tax collections increased by approximately 22.2%.  

“With the release of the June figures, sales taxes through the first nine months of the fiscal year (Octo...

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Posted on: August 24, 2021

New Braunfels Public Library Hosting Communitywide Reading Event

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The New Braunfels Public Library is encouraging residents to “Know Your Neighbor” through their first-ever Community Read program in the months of September and October.

The program will bring the community together through the shared experience of reading the same books and participating in activities and guided conversations centered around the common theme.

Following the successful Read Across Texas campaign by the Texa...

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Posted on: August 24, 2021

Registration Underway for National Night Out 2021

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This year’s National Night Out in Texas is set for the evening of Tuesday, October 5th, 2021, and registration for that event in New Braunfels is now underway.

While National Night Out happens in August for much of the nation, there are several states, including Texas, that wait for slightly cooler temperatures to hold their National Night Out events.  

National Night Out began in 1984 and, at the time, ...

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Posted on: August 19, 2021

City Boards and Commissions Undergo Appointment Schedule Realignment

The City of New Braunfels is reorganizing the schedule used by City Council to appoint new members to the 31 boards and commissions that advise them on a variety of topics.

Under the current system, City Council appoints members to those committees at various times throughout the year. Under the revised system, City Council will appoint members twice a year, with a slate of appointments in the Spring and another in the Fall....

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Posted on: August 14, 2021

Curative Labs Will Temporarily Close COVID Testing at City Hall

On Friday, August 13, Curative Labs informed the City of New Braunfels that the COVID-19 testing site located in the parking lot of City Hall will be temporarily closed beginning Monday, August 16.

COVID-19 testing is still available at many locations in New Braunfels including doctor’s offices and local pharmacies.

The City signed a contract with Curative Labs in April 2021 to provide free testing in the parking lot of City Hall, located a...

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Posted on: August 12, 2021

Hiring Event Seeks City Solid Waste Operators & Refuse Collectors

The City of New Braunfels is seeking qualified applicants to join the Solid Waste and Recycling Division team, and a hiring event has been set to interview applicants and immediately hire for a number of vehicle operator and refuse collector positions.

The hiring event is set for Friday, August 27th, 2021, from 9am to 2pm at the New Braunfels Civic and Convention Center, located at 375 South Castell Avenue.  

Available positions include:

Solid Waste Operator: $17.00 per hour minimum (may...

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Posted on: August 11, 2021

City Councilmember Lawrence Spradley to Hold District 4 Citizen Forum

Councilmember Lawrence Spradley, the District 4 representative on New Braunfels City Council, will host a citizen forum on Wednesday, Aug. 25th, from 6:00 to 7:00pm at Gruene United Methodist Church, located at 2629 E. Common St.

The forum will begin with comments from Councilmember Spradley followed by updates on a number of city projects including the City’s Street Maintenance Program, Alligator Creek Trail, current and planned capital improvement projects like Fire St...

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Posted on: August 10, 2021

Public Input Meeting for Preliminary Design of Waterway Lane Extension Project

The City of New Braunfels will host a public input meeting to go over the preliminary design for the proposed extension of Waterway Lane, from Gruene Road to Common Street.

The public meeting is set for Tuesday, Aug. 17th, 2021, from 5:30pm to 7:00pm at the Mission & Outreach Building of Gruene United Methodist Church, located at 2629 E. Common Street.

The extension of Waterway Lane is being proposed in ...

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Posted on: August 5, 2021

Grant for Library Puts Focus on Families with Enhanced Programs and Services

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The New Braunfels Public Library was recently awarded a grant through the Texas State Library and Archives Commission to become a Family Place Library...

The New Braunfels Public Library was recently awarded a grant through the Texas State Library and Archives Commission to become a Family Place LibraryTM, with the overall goal to develop and promote an enhanced family-friendly environment by transforming ...

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Posted on: August 3, 2021

City of New Braunfels Now Accepting Arts & Heritage Grant Applications

The City of New Braunfels is now accepting applications from tax exempt, non-profit arts and heritage organizations for funds collected through the local Hotel Occupancy Tax...

The City of New Braunfels is now accepting applications from tax exempt, non-profit arts and heritage organizations for funds collected through the local Hotel Occupancy Tax.  By law, the proceeds generated by that tax must be used to advertise a...

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Posted on: July 29, 2021

NBFD Now Offering Free Year-Round Medication Disposal Program

The New Braunfels Fire Department is now offering a free, year-round medication disposal program, funded by a grant from Texas Health and Human Services...

The New Braunfels Fire Department is now offering a free, year-round medication disposal program, funded by a grant from Texas Health and Human Services in cooperation with The Premier Center at the University of Houston. The program, which uses the SUDS ...

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Posted on: July 27, 2021

City of New Braunfels Recognized with Triple Crown Award for Financial Reporting

The City of New Braunfels was recently recognized with the Triple Crown Award for FY 2019 from the Government Finance Officers Association of the United States and Canada (GFOA)...

The City of New Braunfels was recently recognized with the Triple Crown Award for FY 2019 from the Government Finance Officers Association of the United States and Canada (GFOA). This organization advances excellence in government finance by providing bes...

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Posted on: July 21, 2021

Sales Tax Received for May

The City of New Braunfels has announced an overall increase of approximately $513,000 or 18.2% in sales taxes received in July (for the month of May) compared to the same month last year.

When the various adjustments to the monthly payment are removed, net May sales tax collections increased by approximately 19.1%.  

“With the release of the May figures, sales taxes through the first eight months of the fiscal year (Octob...

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Posted on: July 8, 2021

Input Sought on City’s Street Maintenance Plan Through Online Feedback and Upcoming Public Forum

The City’s Public Works Department is seeking input from the public on which of the city’s 893 lane miles of city roads need to be addressed in the coming year.

Each year the City of New Braunfels budget allocates funds for street maintenance projects to be completed throughout the next fiscal year. As budget discussions begin for the 2021/2022 budget cycle, the City’s Public Works Department is seeking...

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Posted on: June 28, 2021

City of New Braunfels Independence Day Closures

Here’s a look at the holiday weekend schedule for city facilities and operations:

Many City of New Braunfels facilities, including City Hall, Municipal Court, the Library, Parks & Recreation administrative offices, Solid Waste and Recycling administrative offices, the City Recycle Center, and the Westside Community Center will be c...

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Posted on: June 21, 2021

NBFD to Host Series of Community Events

The City of New Braunfels Fire Department is inviting the public to join them at a series of upcoming community events designed to give residents more up-close access and interaction with the Fire Department and its employees.

“We are quite literally opening the doors of our fire houses during these upcoming events, and we hope the residents of New Braunfels will take advantage of the opportunity to learn more about our department, our employees, and the services we p...

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Posted on: June 21, 2021

Sales Tax Received for April

The City of New Braunfels has announced an overall increase of approximately $1,086,000 or 43.3% in sales taxes received in June (for the month of April) compared to the same month last year.

When the various adjustments to the monthly payment are removed, net April sales tax collections increased by approximately 48.0%.  

“With the release of the April figures, sales taxes through the first six months of the fiscal year (Oct...

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Posted on: June 18, 2021

Library’s Summer Reading Program Engages All Ages

The New Braunfels Public Library’s 2021 Summer Reading Program, encourages you to not only catch up on your reading this summer, but explore new interests and engage with others in the community.

“Tails and Tales,” the theme of the New Braunfels Public Library’s 2021 Summer Reading Program, encourages you to not only catch up on your reading this summer, but explore new interests and engage with others in the communit...

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Posted on: June 17, 2021

“Your Move!” - AAMPO Challenges Communities to Show Support for Transportation Project Funding

The Alamo Area Metropolitan Planning Organization (AAMPO) is challenging area communities to show their support for proposed transportation projects that are eligible for funding through the Transportation Improvement Program (TIP).

“New Braunfels has received TIP funding for projects in the past, most recently the Citywide Pedestrian Improvement Project along Howard St., Fredericksburg Rd., Walnut Ave., and McQueeney Rd.,” said Assistant Public Works Director and...

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Posted on: June 9, 2021

Fourth of July Fireworks Spectacular Returns to Landa Park

The Fourth of July Fireworks Spectacular will make its return to the skies over Landa Park this Independence Day with the biggest fireworks display ever seen in New Braunfels!

After a year-long hiatus due to COVID-19 precautions, the annual fireworks display will make its return starting at approximately 9:15pm on Sunday, July 4th, 2021. This year’s event will be the largest professional pyrotechnic display ever seen ...

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Posted on: June 2, 2021

IDEA Forum Survey Seeks Public Input About Diversity in New Braunfels

The New Braunfels Inclusion, Diversity, Equity, and Awareness (IDEA) Forum has launched a survey asking local residents to weigh in on diversity and inclusion in the New Braunfels community.

The purpose of the IDEA Forum is to examine racial, economic, and social inequities as well as citizen access issues within the New Braunfels community, in the hopes of promoting citizen dialogue, cooperation, and developing solutions for a lasting unders...

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Posted on: May 24, 2021

Mayor to Speak at Memorial Day Ceremony

New Braunfels Mayor Rusty Brockman will join several local organizations on Memorial Day for a wreath laying ceremony in downtown New Braunfels.

The ceremony is hosted by New Braunfels VFW Post 7110, American Legion Post 179, the New Braunfels High School ROTC, and the New Braunfels Noon Lions Club. The ceremony will feature music provided by the New Braunfels High School Band, comments from commu...

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Posted on: May 24, 2021

City of New Braunfels Memorial Day Closures

Here’s a look at the holiday weekend schedule for city facilities and operations.

Many City of New Braunfels facilities, including City Hall, Municipal Court, the Library, Parks & Recreation administrative offices, Solid Waste and Recycling administrative offices, the City Recycle Center, and the Westside Community Center will be c...

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Posted on: May 20, 2021

Sales Tax Received for March

The City of New Braunfels has announced an overall increase of approximately $1,181,000 or 42.3% in sales taxes received in May (for the month of March) compared to the same month last year.

When the various adjustments to the monthly payment are removed, net March sales tax collections increased by approximately 40.7%.  

“With the release of the March figures, sales taxes through the first six months of the fiscal year (Oct...

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Posted on: May 20, 2021

UPDATE: Comal River Reopens for Recreation

Effective at 9am today (05-20-21), the Comal River in New Braunfels will reopen for all recreation...

Effective at 9am today (05-20-21), the Comal River in New Braunfels will reopen for all recreation. As of this release, the Comal River flow is at approximately 284cfs. Minor amounts of debris are being cleaned up by city staff and the clarity of the wate...

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Posted on: May 18, 2021

Heavy Rains Prompt Temporary Closure of Comal River

Heavy rains have caused an increased flow of water in the Comal River, with the current river flow (as of this release) measuring approximately 450cfs with poor water clarity and water flowing over the Tube Chute Dam.

Therefore, by order of the New Braunfels Chief of Police, the Comal River in New Braunfels is temporarily closed for recreation.  

It should be noted that forecasters with the National Weather Service are predicting more thunderstorms (some possib...

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Posted on: May 17, 2021

New Braunfels Announced as Finalist for 2021 National Gold Medal Awards in Parks and Recreation Mana

The City of New Braunfels has been selected as a finalist for the 2021 National Gold Medal Awards for Excellence in Park and Recreation Management by the American Academy for Park and Recreation Administration.

 New Braunfels is one of four finalist cities in the 75,000 to 150,000 population category, which also includes Provo, UT, South Bend, IN, and Waukegan, IL. The National Gold Medal Awards program, which was founded in 1965, honors communities in ...

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Posted on: May 4, 2021

Public Meetings to Provide Information About Mayfair Development

The City of New Braunfels will host a pair of informational meetings in the coming days for the public to learn about the details of a proposed development of property owned by the Texas General Land Office (TxGLO).

In 2019, TxGLO solicited proposals for the sale and development of what is tentatively being called the Mayfair development, an approximately 1,880-acre tract of land owned by TxGLO in the area that is generally located north of Kohlenberg and Conrads Lan...

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Posted on: April 29, 2021

Keith Lane Selected as New Braunfels Chief of Police

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The City of New Braunfels is announcing the selection of Keith Lane as the new Chief of Police for the New Braunfels Police Department.

Lane’s selection comes following a nationwide search by the City, assisted by Strategic Government Resources (SGR), an executive recruitment firm based in Keller, Texas. A field of 62 candidates was narrowed down to four finalists who visited Ne...

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Posted on: April 27, 2021

City Receives TxDOT Funding for Traffic Safety Projects

The City of New Braunfels received notification last week that four traffic safety projects totaling $1,054,000 have been awarded construction funding through TxDOT’s Highway Safety Improvement Program.

This allocation of federal funding is distributed by TxDOT and is intended to address safety issues at key intersections where serious documented crashes have occurred.

The city and TxDOT worked together to identify and submit projects that addressed these...

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Posted on: April 23, 2021

City of New Braunfels Announces Police Chief Finalists

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After a nationwide search, the City of New Braunfels has announced that four finalists have been selected in the search for a Chief of Police.

The City was assisted in this search by Strategic Government Resources (SGR), an executive recruitment firm based in Keller, Texas, which conducted an extensive search that resulted in an impressive pool of qualified candidates.

“We were pleased to see suc...

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Posted on: April 16, 2021

Sales Tax Received for February

The City of New Braunfels has announced an overall decrease of approximately $1,285 or 0.1% in sales taxes received in April

(for the month of February) compared to the same month last year.  When the various adjustments to the monthly payment are removed, net February sales tax collections decreased by approximately 2.3%. 

“With the release of the Fe...

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Posted on: April 14, 2021

New Braunfels Airport Earns National Airport Designation

The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) recently designated New Braunfels Regional Airport (NBRA) as a National Airport within the National Plan of Integrated Airport Systems (NPIAS).

The designation places the New Braunfels airport as one of only 11 such National Airports in Texas and one of 92 such airports in the United States.

“As the City of New Braunfels grows, so does the New Braunfels Regional Airport,” said ...

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Posted on: April 13, 2021

Mayor Pro Tem Justin Meadows to Hold District 2 Citizen Forum

Mayor Pro Tem Justin Meadows, the District 2 representative on New Braunfels City Council, will host a citizen forum on Tuesday, April 20th at 6pm at the New Braunfels Church of the Nazarene, located at 210 West Klein Road.

The forum will begin with comments from Mayor Pro Tem Meadows followed by updates on a number of city projects in and around District 2 from Public Works Director Greg Malatek. This includes information about upcoming improvements to County Line Road, upd...

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Posted on: April 12, 2021

City Council Updates Face Covering Requirements at City Facilities

On the heels of Texas Governor Greg Abbott’s Executive Order GA-34 rescinding statewide face covering requirements, on March 8th New Braunfels City Council voted to continue requiring the use of face coverings in City facilities by the public...

when social distancing was not feasible. Council revisited that decision approximately one month later, at their April 12th meeting. 

During that meeting, a discussion and vote resulted in the lifting of the face mask requirement, effective immedi...

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Posted on: April 7, 2021

Curative to Provide Drive-Thru COVID-19 Testing in New Braunfels

The City of New Braunfels, in coordination with Comal County, has signed a License Agreement with Curative to provide a COVID-19 testing site at New Braunfels City Hall, located at 550 Landa Street.

These tests will be at no cost to patients and open to the public, regardless of which city or county a person resides.

Since early in the pandemic, the City of New Braunfels and Comal County have partnered to provide a drive-thru testing site to ensure lo...

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Posted on: April 1, 2021

City of New Braunfels Announces Plans for Wein and Saenger Lite

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The City of New Braunfels is excited to announce that the popular annual fundraising event known as Wein and Saengerfest will return to the streets of downtown New Braunfels this year, albeit with some changes and modifications due to COVID-19.

The City of New Braunfels is excited to announce that the popular annual fundraising event known as Wein and Saengerfest will return to the streets of downtown New Braunfels this year, albeit with some changes and modifications due to the ongoing COVID-19...

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Posted on: March 31, 2021

City Councilmember Matthew Hoyt to Hold District 4 Citizen Forum

Councilmember Matthew Hoyt, the District 4 representative on New Braunfels City Council, will host a citizen forum on Tuesday, April 6th, from 5:30 to 7:30pm at Oak Creek Elementary School, located at 3060 Goodwin Lane.

The forum will begin with comments from Councilmember Hoyt followed by updates on a number of city projects in District 4 from Public Works Director Greg Malatek. This includes construction on Fire Station #3 as well as street and sidewalk work around Lam...

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Posted on: March 30, 2021

New Braunfels Public Library Adjusts Loan Periods on Library Materials

The New Braunfels Public Library is extending the loan periods on some types of library materials effective Monday, April 5th.

Books, audiobooks, and CDs will move to a four-week initial checkout with one renewal, which is an increase from the original three-week initial checkout. Additionally, DVDs and Blu-rays will move to a two-week initial checkout with two renewals, which is...

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Posted on: March 26, 2021

City of New Braunfels Founders Day Holiday Closures

Many City of New Braunfels facilities will be closed on Friday, April 2nd, 2021, in observance of Founders Day,

including City Hall, the Library, Parks & Recreation administrative offices, the Fischer Park Nature Education Center, the Landa Recreation Center, the Municipal Annex, the City Recycle Center, and the Westside Community Center. Here’s a loo...

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Posted on: March 25, 2021

Sales Tax Received for January

The City of New Braunfels has announced an overall increase of approximately $217,000 or 8.1% in sales taxes received in March (for the month of January)

compared to the same month last year.  When the various adjustments to the monthly payment are removed, net January sales tax collections increased by approximately 6.5%. 

“With the release of the January figures, sales taxes th...

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Posted on: March 12, 2021

City Breaks Ground on New Braunfels Public Library Westside Branch

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A groundbreaking ceremony for the New Braunfels Public Library Westside Branch project was held this week, marking the beginning of construction on the $5.5 million project that was overwhelmingly approved by voters in the 2019 Bond Election.

The Westside Branch project will expand the library services currently being offered at the Westside Community Center, replacing the 600 sq. ft. room located inside the Westside Community Center with a 8,800 sq. ft. building being built on that same prope...

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Posted on: March 9, 2021

City Facilities Will Continue to Require Face Coverings; Occupancy Increased

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Texas Governor Greg Abbott’s Executive Order GA-34 rescinding statewide face covering and occupancy requirements will go into effect March 10th, 2021.

The order does allow businesses and other establishments to require employees and customers to follow additional hygiene measures, including the wearing of a face covering. 

With that in mind, following a discussion and vote by the New Braunfels C...

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Posted on: March 9, 2021

City Councilmember James Blakey to Host Virtual District 6 Citizen Forum

Councilmember James Blakey, the District 6 representative on New Braunfels City Council, will host a citizens forum on Thursday, March 11th, at 6pm.

Due to the ongoing response to COVID-19, this forum will be held virtually using the Zoom online video conference platform.    

The forum will begin with comments from Councilmember Blakey followed by updates from Public Works Director Gr...

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Posted on: March 8, 2021

City Councilmember Shane Hines to Host Virtual District 1 Citizen Forum

Councilmember Shane Hines, the District 1 representative on New Braunfels City Council, will host a citizens forum on Tuesday, March 9th, at 6pm.

Due to the ongoing response to COVID-19, this forum will be held virtually using the Zoom online video conference platform.   

The forum will begin with comments from Councilmember Hines followed by updates on a variety of District 1 and ...

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Posted on: March 3, 2021

New Braunfels Public Library Recognized for Outstanding Service

The New Braunfels Public Library has received the Achievement of Excellence in Libraries award from the Texas Municipal Library Director’s Association for demonstrating consistent excellence and outstanding contributions to public library servic...

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Posted on: February 26, 2021

Water Distribution Station Relocated to City Fire Stations

As residents in New Braunfels continue to recover from recent winter storms, the City of New Braunfels will continue to offer free water to residents who may still be without regular water service.

Beginning Saturday Feb. 27th, the water distribution station that had been located at the New Braunfels Civic Center will be relocated to the city’s various Fire Stations. Residents can visit their local fire station to request water, either in ...

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Posted on: February 23, 2021

City Councilmember Harry Bowers to Host Quarterly District 3 Citizen Forum

Councilmember Harry Bowers, the District 3 representative on New Braunfels City Council, will host his quarterly citizen forum on Wednesday, February 24th, at 6pm.

Due to limited seating because of the ongoing response to COVID-19, this forum will be held virtually using the Zoom online video conference platform to allow more District 3 residents to participate.    

 

Each quarterly forum ty...

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Posted on: February 23, 2021

City of New Braunfels Expedites Permit and Inspection Process For Repair of Damages

Last week’s unprecedented winter weather has had a severe impact on water utility provision statewide, including here in New Braunfels, with tremendous strain put on residential and commercial water pipes.

Broken and leaking pipes have caused damage at homes and businesses and the City of New Braunfels recognizes the hardships our citizens are experiencing. Therefore, to minimize the financial impact of repairs people will be making, the City is taking a nu...

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Posted on: February 21, 2021

Comal County Residents and Businesses Can Apply for Storm Recovery Assistance

Individuals and business owners in Comal County can apply for federal assistance to help recover from damages sustained in this past week’s winter storm.

This assistance can include grants for temporary housing and home repairs, low-cost loans to cover uninsured property losses and other programs to help individuals and business owners recover from the effects of this storm.

In response to Texas Gov. Greg A...

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Posted on: February 19, 2021

Water Stations for Residents Without Water to be Open on Saturday

Two of New Braunfels Utilities (NBU) and the City of New Braunfels water stations for area residents without water will extend services through tomorrow.

As our community eagerly awaits water service restoration on Saturday, and while the boil water notice remains in effect, those in need of water can go to the following locations inNew Braunfels:

Civic Center375 S. Castell Avenue

NBU Service Center355 FM 30...

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Posted on: February 19, 2021

City Facilities Reopening Following Winter Weather

As weather conditions improve following this week’s winter weather, a number of city facilities will reopen over the next several days.

As weather conditions improve following this week’s winter weather, a number of city facilities will reopen over the next several days.  

Saturday

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Posted on: February 18, 2021

NBU and the City Open Additional Water Stations for Residents Without Water

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New Braunfels Utilities (NBU) and the City of New Braunfels set up the first water station for area residents without water at the New Braunfels Civic and Convention Center earlier today. Tomorrow (2/18/2021), six more locations will be added for convenie...

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Posted on: February 18, 2021

Winter Weather Closes City Facilities on Friday

Due to continued winter weather and potentially treacherous conditions on local roadways, City of New Braunfels facilities will once again be closed on Friday (Feb. 19, 2021).

Although driving conditions in and around New Braunfels have improved some, there are still many areas with unsafe conditions and everyone is asked to avoid driving if at all possible. For those that must be out on local roads, please do so with extreme c...

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Posted on: February 18, 2021

Residential and Commercial Trash and Recycling Collection to Resume Next Week

The unprecedented winter weather this week forced postponements for residential and commercial trash and recycling collection due to treacherous road conditions.

Continued winter weather, including freezing rain and snow into Thursday, has also forced the closure of the Waste Management Mesquite Creek Landfill until at least noon on Friday. Out of concern for the safety of employees and customers, the city&rsq...

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Posted on: February 17, 2021

City Establishes Cold Weather Warming Center at New Braunfels Civic and Convention Center

Continued winter weather combined with ongoing electric outages have prompted the City of New Braunfels to establish a cold weather Warming Center at the New Braunfels Civic and Convention Center

(located at 375 South Castell Avenue) for those without power, stranded motorists, and anyone in need of electricity. The Warming Center will open at 4:00pm today (02-17-21) and is accessible to anyone, free of charge, and will remain operational until wi...

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Posted on: February 17, 2021

Winter Weather Closes City Facilities on Thursday

Due to continued winter weather, potentially treacherous conditions on local roadways, and ongoing electric outages, City of New Braunfels facilities will once again be closed on Thursday (Feb. 18, 2021).

Although driving conditions in and around New Braunfels have improved some, there are still many areas with unsafe conditions and everyone is asked to avoid driving if at all possible. For those that must be out on local roads, please do so with extreme c...

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Posted on: February 17, 2021

Impassable Roadways in New Braunfels

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Effective at 3:30 a.m. on February 17, 2021, all streets and bridges in New Braunfels should be considered impassable until further notice. The public is advised to not travel at this time.

Effective at 3:30 a.m. on February 17, 2021, all streets and bridges in New Braunfels should be considered impassable until further notice. The public is advised to not travel at this time. 

With freezing rain and temperatures, all streets (City a...

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Media Releases
Posted on: February 16, 2021

Winter Weather Closes City Facilities on Wednesday

Due to continued winter weather conditions on local roadways, City of New Braunfels facilities will once again be closed on Wednesday (Feb. 17, 2021).

Driving conditions in and around New Braunfels remain unsafe and everyone is asked to avoid driving if at all possible. For those that must be out on local roads, please do so with extreme caution. Avoid roads with bridges, overpasses, elevated surfaces, ...

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Media Releases
Posted on: February 15, 2021

Winter Weather Closes City Facilities on Tuesday

Due to continued winter weather conditions on local roadways, City of New Braunfels facilities will be closed on Tuesday (Feb. 16, 2021).

Driving conditions in and around New Braunfels remain unsafe and everyone is asked to avoid driving if at all possible. For those that must be out on local roads, please do so with extreme caution. Avoid roads with bridges, overpasses, elevated surfaces, ...

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Media Releases
Posted on: February 15, 2021

City of New Braunfels Issues Declaration of Local Disaster for Winter Weather Emergency

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Due to extreme weather, the City has joined the State and County in issuing a Declaration of Local Disaster

New Braunfels, TX – On February 14, 2021 Mayor Rusty Brockman signed a Declaration of Local Disaster due to a Winter Weather Emergency for the City of New Braunfels joining the State of Texas and Comal County in issuing similar...

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Posted on: February 9, 2021

City of New Braunfels Presidents Day Holiday Closures

Here’s a look at the holiday weekend schedule for city facilities and operations

Many City of New Braunfels facilities, including City Hall, the Library, Parks & Recreation administrative offices, the Fischer Park Nature Center, the Municipal Annex, the City Recycle Center, and the Westside Community Center will be closed on Monda...

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Posted on: January 28, 2021

City of New Braunfels Receives Two Awards Recognizing Excellence in Financial Reporting

The City of New Braunfels was recently recognized with two awards from the Government Finance Officers Association of the United States and Canada

(GFOA), an organization which advances excellence in government finance by providing best practices, professional development, resources, and practical research for more than 21,000 members and the communities they serve.  

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Posted on: January 22, 2021

New Braunfels Library Introduces Books for Babies Through WIC

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The New Braunfels Public Library has partnered with the Central Texas Women, Infants, and Children (WIC) clinic in New Braunfels to pilot an early literacy outreach program called Books for Babies.

Each baby’s caregiver through WIC will now receive a Books for Babies bookbag, a board book, and an early literacy brochure created by the library. English and Spanish versions are available.

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Media Releases
Posted on: January 19, 2021

Sales Tax Received for November

The City of New Braunfels has announced an overall increase of approximately $260,500 or 9.6% in sales taxes received in January (for the month of November) compared to the same month last year.

When the various adjustments to the monthly payment are removed, net November sales tax collections increased by approximately 7.9%. 

“With the release of the November figures, sales tax activity continues on a great start for FY 2021,&a...

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Media Releases
Posted on: January 15, 2021

City of New Braunfels Breaks Ground on New Police Department Headquarters & Veterans Memorial

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The City of New Braunfels has officially broken ground on a new $36.3 million Police Department Headquarters and Veterans Memorial.

At a ceremony held on Thursday, January 14th, 2021, members of the New Braunfels City Council and other city officials held a small, socially-distant ceremony at the site of the new building located in the 3000 block of West San Antonio Street, across fro...

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Media Releases
Posted on: January 15, 2021

City of New Braunfels Martin Luther King Jr. Day Holiday Closures

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Many City of New Braunfels facilities will be closed on Monday, January 18, 2021, in observance of the Martin Luther King Jr. Day holiday.

Facilities include: City Hall, the Library, Parks & Recreation administrative offices, the Fischer Park Nature Center, the Municipal Annex, the city’s Recycling Center, and the Westside Community Center will be closed. Here’s a loo...

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Media Releases
Posted on: January 12, 2021

Traffic Pattern Changes For Morningside Drive Area

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Beginning on Monday, January 18th, 2021, traffic on Morningside Drive will be reduced to one-way only headed northbound from Vista Parkway to Schmidt Avenue.

There will also be a section of Morningside Dr. that will be completely closed from Loma Vista St. to Southland St., and a detour at Becker St. will be set up to accommodate traffic in that area. Southbound traffic from Vista Parkway to Rueckle Road will ...

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Media Releases
Posted on: January 8, 2021

Missing Middle Housing Summit

The New Braunfels Chamber of Commerce and the City of New Braunfels have teamed up to host a webinar and moderated question and answer session on January 14th, 2021 at 3:00pm.

The one-hour webinar, titled Missing Middle Housing: Thinking Big and Building Small to Respond to the Need for More Housing Choice, will feature a presentation and Q&A session with Dan Parolek, founding principal and President of Opticos Design. Mr. ...

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Posted on: December 28, 2020

Governor’s Order Requires Bars to Close and Other Businesses to Reduce Capacity in New Braunfels

On December 27, 2020, Mayor Rusty Brockman received notice from the Texas Department of State Health Services that Trauma Service Area P, which includes the City of New Braunfels...

On December 27, 2020, Mayor Rusty Brockman received notice from the Texas Department of State Health Services that Trauma Service Area P, which includes the City of New Braunfels, now meets the definition of an area with a high COVID-19 hospitalization ra...

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Media Releases
Posted on: December 18, 2020

Holiday “hoopla” from the New Braunfels Public Library

The New Braunfels Public Library has a gift for the community this holiday season!

Starting Tuesday, Dec. 22nd, library cardholders will have access to “hoopla,” a digital platform that offers instant streaming access to hundreds of thousands of movies, TV shows, eBooks, comics, music and audiobooks.  

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Media Releases
Posted on: December 18, 2020

Sales Tax Received for October

The City of New Braunfels has announced an overall increase of approximately $134,500 or 6.6% in sales taxes received in December (for the month of October) compared to the same month last year. When the various adjustments to the monthly payment are remo...

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Posted on: December 18, 2020

Christmas Tree Drop-Off and Mulch Pick-Up at City Recycle Center

The City of New Braunfels is once again offering free Christmas tree drop-off and mulch pick-up for New Braunfels residents at its City Recycle Center, located at 488 South Castell Avenue (with the entrance on Butcher Street).

From Saturday, December 26th through Saturday, January 9th, residents can drop off their natural Christmas trees so they can be made into mulch.  Trees will be accepted at the Recycle Center during normal operating hours, which are from 8am to 12...

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Media Releases
Posted on: December 15, 2020

City of New Braunfels Christmas & New Year’s Holiday Closures

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Many City of New Braunfels facilities, including City Hall, the Library, Parks & Recreation administrative offices, the Fischer Park Nature Center, the Municipal Annex, the city’s Recycling Center, and the Westside Community Center will be c...

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Posted on: December 7, 2020

Street Improvement Projects Scheduled

The City of New Braunfels has announced that pavement rehabilitation and sidewalk construction will begin

on S. Grant Ave., E. South Street, S. Central Ave., E. North Street, N. Grant Ave., N. Veramendi, N. Houston, E. Commerce Street, and E. Main St. The scope of work includes spot base repair, milling & overlay, and construction of sidewalks and curbs.&...

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Media Releases
Posted on: November 25, 2020

City of New Braunfels Receives Second Round of HUD Funding for COVID-19 Response

The City of New Braunfels recently received notification of a second special allocation to the Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) funds that will be used to prevent, prepare for, and respond to the coronavirus (COVID-19).

This allocation was authorized by the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act (CARES Act), Public Law 116-136, which was signed by President Trump on March 27th, 2020, to respond to the growing effects of COVID-19. 

The CARES Act will p...

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Posted on: November 23, 2020

City Councilmember Harry Bowers to Host Virtual District 3 Citizen Forum

Councilmember Harry Bowers, the District 3 representative on New Braunfels City Council, will host his quarterly citizen forum on Wednesday, December 9th, at 6pm.

Due to the ongoing response to COVID-19, this forum will be held virtually using the Zoom online video conference platform.    

“In the interest of public safety I will continue to host these citizen forums virtually.  ...

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Media Releases
Posted on: November 19, 2020

City of New Braunfels Thanksgiving Holiday Closures

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Many City of New Braunfels facilities will be closed on Thursday, November 26th and Friday, November 27th in observance of the Thanksgiving holiday.

Here’s a look at the holiday schedule for city facilities and operations: 

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Das Rec, the city’s Recreation Center, will have reduced hours on Wednesday Nov. 25th from 5am to 7pm, will be closed on Thursday, Nov....

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Media Releases
Posted on: November 18, 2020

4th Annual Dos Rios Watershed Cleanup Challenge Results

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The Dos Rios Watershed Cleanup Challenge has concluded and was a great success!

For this years’ event, which ran throughout the month of October, participants chose their own cleanup locations and helped to collect as much litter as possible within our local watersheds.  

“We believe this years’ ...

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Media Releases
Posted on: November 17, 2020

Sales Tax Received for September

The City of New Braunfels has announced an overall increase of approximately $310,600 or 11.0% in sales taxes received in November (for the month of September) compared to the same month last year.

When the various adjustments to the monthly payment are removed, net September sales tax collections increased by approximately 10.4%.

“With the release of the September figures, we are able to report that gross sales tax collections for fiscal y...

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Media Releases
Posted on: November 17, 2020

Comal Cemetery Semi-Annual Clean Up Happening This Week

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The New Braunfels Parks and Recreation Department, along with Maintenance Management Contracting Services, is performing this year's semi-annual cemetery cleanup this week.

Cleanup is taking place in both the New Braunfels and Comal Cemeteries and includes the removal of materials not in compliance with the City's ordinance, as well as tree and hedge trimming.  Per City Ordinance, section 26-6, temporary ma...

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Media Releases
Posted on: November 11, 2020

Virtual Downtown Tree Lighting & Socially Distanced Pictures with Santa

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Thousands of twinkling lights will once again light up the Main Plaza of downtown New Braunfels as we head into the holiday season.

In consideration of COVID-19 precautions, the annual Downtown Lighting event will be held virtually.  On November 20th, at approximately 6:15pm, residents will be able to view a brief address from local officials followed by the traditional count...

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Posted on: November 10, 2020

Lakeview Boulevard Project Virtual Public Meeting

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To learn more about this project, please attend the virtual public meeting set for Monday, November 16 at 5:30 pm.

District 3 Council member Harry Bowers and District 4 Council member Matthew Hoyt are teaming up to host a virtual public meeting in order to give residents an update on the Lakeview Boulevard Improvement Project, which spans portions of both of those Cit...

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Media Releases
Posted on: November 9, 2020

New All-Ability Park Enhancements Now Open in Landa Park and Morningside Park

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A pair of ribbon-cutting ceremonies were recently held to celebrate the opening of several all-ability enhancements in Landa Park and Morningside Park, funded by the 2019 bond election.

While most children enjoy their time at parks and on playgrounds, many children with disabilities feel that playgrounds are places of exclusion, where they only get to sit on the sidelines and watch their friends having fun.  But playing on playg...

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Media Releases
Posted on: October 27, 2020

Library’s Children’s Room to Serve as Election Day Polling Location

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The New Braunfels Public Library’s Children’s Room will be unavailable to the public from 12pm Monday, Nov. 2, through 12pm Wednesday, Nov. 4, in order for the room to be used as a polling location on Election Day, Tuesday, Nov. 3.

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Media Releases
Posted on: October 26, 2020

New Braunfels Regional Airport Director Earns Prestigious Accreditation

Airport Director for the New Braunfels Regional Airport, Robert Lee, was recently named an Accredited Airport Executive (A.A.E.) by the American Association of Airport Executives (AAAE).

Lee, who has been with the City of New Braunfels since August 2017, had to successfully complete three phases of the accreditation process in order to qualify for this prestigious distinction.  Through written exams and a panel interview, Lee was...

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Posted on: October 26, 2020

New Braunfels Parks and Recreation Earns National Accreditation

The City of New Braunfels learned this week that its Parks and Recreation Department has earned national accreditation from the National Recreation and Park Association (NRPA)

through its Commission for Accreditation of Park and Recreation Agencies (CAPRA).  This national distinction recognizes the quality of services and experiences offered to the New Braunfels community through the Parks and Recreation Department. &a...

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Posted on: October 22, 2020

Temporary Closure of New Braunfels Municipal Court Due to Positive COVID-19 Test Results

Two employees at New Braunfels Municipal Court have tested positive for COVID-19 prompting the temporary closure of that facility...

Two employees at New Braunfels Municipal Court have tested positive for COVID-19 prompting the temporary closure of that facility. Those employees, who are now quarantining at home, were last at work at Municipal Court on Monday, Oct. 19th and Wed. Oct. 2...

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Media Releases
Posted on: October 19, 2020

City Utilizing Portion of CARES Funding for Non-Profit Business Interruption Grant

On October 12th, 2020, New Braunfels City Council gave staff direction to utilize up to $870,000 of the City’s CARES Act allocation to support a non-profit business interruption grant program.

The grant is available to all nonprofit agencies (501-c3) located in the City of New Braunfels that can demonstrate that they experienced an interruption of business as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic. Of those non-profit agencies that have had an inter...

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Media Releases
Posted on: October 19, 2020

Sales Tax Received in August

The City of New Braunfels has announced an overall increase of approximately $77,000 or 2.6% in sales taxes received in October (for the month of August) compared to the same month last year.

When the various adjustments to the monthly payment are removed, net August sales tax collections increased by approximately 3.4%. 

“With the release of the August figures, we are able to report that gross sales tax collections for the f...

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Media Releases
Posted on: October 16, 2020

New Braunfels Community Arbor Day Tree Giveaway on Saturday

The New Braunfels Parks and Recreation Department is inviting the community to celebrate Arbor Day this Saturday with the Arbor Day Tree Giveaway in Landa Park.

This annual New Braunfels Community Arbor Day event celebrates the enhanced quality of life that trees bring to the community. 

The tree giveaway, made possible by the Apache Corporation through the 2020/2021 Apache Tree Grant Program, will featur...

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Media Releases
Posted on: October 6, 2020

Recipes for the Soul: New Braunfels Cemetery Committee Releases First-Ever Cookbook

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If you’ve ever wondered about the “She made the best meatloaf” inscription on the headstone at Comal Cemetery, you can now read the story behind the inscription…and try the recipe for yourself!

Just in time for the fall holidays, the New Braunfels Cemetery Committee has released a truly unique cookbook with stories and firsthand accounts commemorating the traditional (and sometimes very unique) recipes that have been served at local funerals, wa...

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Media Releases
Posted on: October 5, 2020

Groundbreakings Held for Two New Fire Stations

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A series of groundbreaking ceremonies were recently held for two new fire stations for the City of New Braunfels Fire Department. Both of these construction projects were overwhelmingly approved by voters during the 2019 bond election.

Due to ongoing precautions as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic, these ceremonies were small, socially distanced gatherings that followed Texas Governor Greg Abbott’s orders as well as health and safety recommendations from the CDC and the Comal...

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Media Releases
Posted on: September 30, 2020

Continued Precautions Urged for Upcoming Fall Activities in New Braunfels

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The City of New Braunfels and the Comal County Public Health Authority are urging residents to follow the guidelines set out by the CDC and the Executive Orders issued by Texas Governor Greg Abbott when planning any upcoming activities.

As Fall arrives in New Braunfels, local families may be wondering about Halloween Trick-or-Treating and other Fall activities amid the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic.  The City of New Braunfels and the Comal County Public Health Authority are urging r...

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Media Releases
Posted on: September 30, 2020

Public Library to Close Wednesday & Thursday Due to Construction

The New Braunfels Public Library on East Common St. will be closed except for Curbside Services on Wednesday and Thursday of this week (Sept. 30 & Oct. 1)

The New Braunfels Public Library on East Common St. will be closed except for Curbside Services on Wednesday and Thursday of this week (Sept. 30 & Oct. 1) for construction ahead of the installation of an automated materials handler inside the front lo...

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Media Releases
Posted on: September 29, 2020

Police Chief Tom Wibert Announces Retirement

Police Chief Tom Wibert has announced his retirement from the New Braunfels Police Department.

For the past ten years, Tom Wibert has led the men and women of the New Braunfels Police Department with professionalism, skill and pure heart. He has guided the department through the greatest period of growth in recent history, overseeing the force grow...

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Media Releases
Posted on: September 24, 2020

Volunteers Needed for 4th Annual Dos Rios Watershed Cleanup Challenge

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Teams of volunteers are needed for the 4th Annual Dos Rios Watershed Cleanup Challenge, happening the entire month of October.

For 2020, the Dos Rios Watershed Cleanup is transforming from a single-day event into a month-long citywide cleanup challenge.  Participants will be able to choose their own cleanup locations and the challenge is to collect as much trash as possi...

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Posted on: September 17, 2020

City Approves Temporary Addition of Outdoor Dining Space

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At their meeting this past Monday, New Braunfels City Council adopted a temporary ordinance to assist local restaurants.

During the pandemic, the City can issue temporary permits authorizing restaurants to use up to 40% of their on-site parking spaces for outdoor dining and to place an associated food truck/trailer or mobile kitchen on their premises.  

“T...

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Media Releases
Posted on: September 17, 2020

Downtown Parking Availability

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In concert with the re-opening of the improved Public Parking lot located on North Seguin Avenue at East Bridge Street, the City of New Braunfels is announcing that the parking lot located behind 111 West San Antonio Street (commonly referred to as the Ch...

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Media Releases
Posted on: September 17, 2020

Neighborhood Crime Watch the Focus of National Night Out 2020

When National Night Out began in 1984 the focus of the event was mostly symbolic.By turning on front porch lights and waving to neighbors, the goal of National Night Out was to get residents out of their homes in order to show a united front against crime

Over the years, that goal remains the same, but the event has expanded to include street closures for large block parties, potlucks, interactive games, live music, and visits from police officers, firefighters, and government officials.  &nbs...

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News Flash

Posted on: March 23, 2021

Improvements Coming to Union Ave. and Comal Ave.

Starting today, March 23, crews will begin a 3 phase improvement project along Union Ave. and Comal Ave.

These roadways will be rehabbed along with the construction of sidewalks. This project should be completed by September 2021. 

Two-way traffic will be maintained for the duration of the project, with traffic shifted according to the three phases i...

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New Braunfels Bulletin
Posted on: October 13, 2020

West San Antonio St. Road Construction Requires Temporary One-Way Traffic Pattern

Construction continues on the San Antonio Street Utility and Street Maintenance Project and will soon require a portion of West San Antonio Street to begin a temporary one-way traffic pattern.

On November 2nd, the portion of W. San Antonio St. from Krueger Ave. to Spur St. will only allow Eastbound traffic (from Krueger to Spur) for approximately 2 to 3 months, weather permitting.  Westbound traffic in that area will be detoured around...

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New Braunfels Bulletin
Posted on: September 23, 2020

Money Announces the 2020 Best Places to Live In The U.S

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New Braunfels ranked 25th on the list.

Following its inaugural list of the Best Mortgage Lenders of 2020, Money - the digital destination for personal finance and news - announces its annual ranking of the Best Places to Live featuring 50 towns and cities where the economy, job growth, and hous...

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New Braunfels Bulletin
Posted on: September 22, 2020

Kerlick Lane Improvements Update

The asphalt repair phase of the Kerlick Lane Improvements Project will resume on Thursday, September 24, after a brief disruption due to unforeseen issues with subsurface utilities. Work is expected to take approximately two weeks, pending weather and oth...

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New Braunfels Bulletin
Posted on: September 17, 2020

Neighborhood Crime Watch the Focus of National Night Out 2020

When National Night Out began in 1984 the focus of the event was mostly symbolic.By turning on front porch lights and waving to neighbors, the goal of National Night Out was to get residents out of their homes in order to show a united front against crime

Over the years, that goal remains the same, but the event has expanded to include street closures for large block parties, potlucks, interactive games, live music, and visits from police officers, firefighters, and government officials.  &nbs...

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New Braunfels Bulletin
Posted on: September 15, 2020

City and County Urge Compliance with CDC Recommendations and Governor’s Executive Orders

The City of New Braunfels and Comal County are urging residents to continue following CDC and state health guidelines.

Over the last few weeks, Comal County has seen a reduction in positive COVID-19 cases being reported and the testing positivity rate has begun to decrease.  It’s those encouraging results in our community that make it more important tha...

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New Braunfels Bulletin

News Flash

Posted on: September 16, 2021

Update: Officer Involved Shooting Investigation

The officer involved shooting incident that occurred on Sept. 15, 2021, at approximately 12:45pm, in the 200 block of Business 35 South remains an ongoing investigation by the Texas Rangers...

The officer involved shooting incident that occurred on Sept. 15, 2021, at approximately 12:45pm, in the 200 block of Business 35 South remains an ongoing investigation by the Texas Rangers, who are routinely called in to independently investigate shootin...

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New Braunfels Police Department
Posted on: September 11, 2021

UPDATE: Suspect in Fatality Hit and Run Arrested

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UPDATE: A suspect from Saturday’s fatality hit and run accident on I-35 has been arrested...

UPDATE: A suspect from Saturday’s fatality hit and run accident on I-35 has been arrested. Thanks to tips from the public as well as the investigation by officers at the scene, the vehicle that struck and killed the pedestrian truck driver was l...

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New Braunfels Police Department
Posted on: August 17, 2021

Suspect Arrested on Three Counts of Aggravated Robbery; Other Charges

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On Aug. 16th, 2021, at approximately 7:15pm, the New Braunfels Police Department responded to H-E-B Plus, located in the 2900 block of I-35 North, for a report of an armed robbery that had occurred in the parking lot...

On Aug. 16th, 2021, at approximately 7:15pm, the New Braunfels Police Department responded to H-E-B Plus, located in the 2900 block of I-35 North, for a report of an armed robbery that had occurred in the parking lot where a male suspect pointed a handgun...

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New Braunfels Police Department
Posted on: August 17, 2021

NBPD Detectives Make Sexual Assault of a Child Arrest

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On August 16th, 2021, Detectives with the New Braunfels Police Department secured an arrest warrant for 34-year old Emily Marie Anderson, charging her with Sexual Assault of a Child, a second degree felony...

On August 16th, 2021, Detectives with the New Braunfels Police Department secured an arrest warrant for 34-year old Emily Marie Anderson, charging her with Sexual Assault of a Child, a second degree felony. That charge stems from an ongoing investigation ...

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New Braunfels Police Department
Posted on: July 2, 2021

Accidental Drowning on Comal River

On today’s date (07-02-21), at approximately 3:15pm, the New Braunfels Police Department and the New Braunfels Fire Department were called to the area of the New Braunfels Tube Chute on the Comal River...

On today’s date (07-02-21), at approximately 3:15pm, the New Braunfels Police Department and the New Braunfels Fire Department were called to the area of the New Braunfels Tube Chute on the Comal River for a report of a man who had gone under th...

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New Braunfels Police Department
Posted on: June 24, 2021

Statement Regarding Alleged Attempted Kidnapping Incident

Since June 11th, 2021, the New Braunfels Police Department has been investigating claims...

Since June 11th, 2021, the New Braunfels Police Department has been investigating claims that a man and a woman attempted to pick up two children from a summer camp at Fischer Park. The claim indicated that the pair had printed fake parent pickup forms an...

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New Braunfels Police Department
Posted on: May 2, 2021

Update: Comal River Reopens for Recreation

Effective at 12pm today (05-02-21), the Comal River in New Braunfels will reopen for all recreation...

Effective at 12pm today (05-02-21), the Comal River in New Braunfels will reopen for all recreation.  As of this release, the Comal River flow is at 325cfs.  Minor amounts of debris are being cleaned up by city staff and the clarity of t...

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New Braunfels Police Department
Posted on: May 1, 2021

Heavy Rains Prompt Temporary Closure of Comal River

Heavy rains have caused an increased flow of water in the Comal River, with the current river flow (as of this release) measuring 990cfs with poor water clarity and water flowing over the Tube Chute Dam...

Heavy rains have caused an increased flow of water in the Comal River, with the current river flow (as of this release) measuring 990cfs with poor water clarity and water flowing over the Tube Chute Dam.   

Therefore, by order of the New ...

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New Braunfels Police Department
Posted on: April 29, 2021

Fatality Motorcycle Accident

On today’s date (04-29-21), at approximately 4:35pm, the New Braunfels Police Department and the New Braunfels Fire Department were called to the 1800 block of Heather Glen Drive for a report of a single-vehicle motorcycle accident...

On today’s date (04-29-21), at approximately 4:35pm, the New Braunfels Police Department and the New Braunfels Fire Department were called to the 1800 block of Heather Glen Drive for a report of a single-vehicle motorcycle accident.

Officers arr...

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New Braunfels Police Department
Posted on: April 26, 2021

Fatality Traffic Accident

On today’s date (04-26-21), at approximately 7:20am, the New Braunfels Police Department and New Braunfels Fire Department were called to the 5200 block of I-35 North (southbound frontage road) for a report of a single vehicle accident...

On today’s date (04-26-21), at approximately 7:20am, the New Braunfels Police Department and New Braunfels Fire Department were called to the 5200 block of I-35 North (southbound frontage road) for a report of a single vehicle accident. ...

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New Braunfels Police Department
Posted on: April 21, 2021

Fatality Traffic Accident

On Tuesday, April 20, 2021, at approximately 1:45pm, the New Braunfels Police Department and the New Braunfels Fire Department were called to the 2900 block of I-35 North (northbound main lanes) for reports of a major motor vehicle accident...

On Tuesday, April 20, 2021, at approximately 1:45pm, the New Braunfels Police Department and the New Braunfels Fire Department were called to the 2900 block of I-35 North (northbound main lanes) for reports of a major motor vehicle accident.  

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New Braunfels Police Department
Posted on: April 8, 2021

Motorcycle Accident Fatality Investigation

On today’s date (04-08-21) at approximately 5:45pm, the New Braunfels Police Department and the New Braunfels Fire Department were called to the intersection of Hwy 46 West at Oak Run Point for reports of a motorcycle accident...

On today’s date (04-08-21) at approximately 5:45pm, the New Braunfels Police Department and the New Braunfels Fire Department were called to the intersection of Hwy 46 West at Oak Run Point for reports of a motorcycle accident. 

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New Braunfels Police Department
Posted on: March 1, 2021

Vehicle Versus Pedestrian Fatality Traffic Accident

On today’s date (03-01-21), at approximately 8:15pm, the New Braunfels Police Department was called to the 1900 block of I-35 North...

On today’s date (03-01-21), at approximately 8:15pm, the New Braunfels Police Department was called to the 1900 block of I-35 North, between the North Business 35 overpass and the FM 306 overpass, for reports of a person who had been struck by m...

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New Braunfels Police Department
Posted on: February 2, 2021

NBPD Investigating Pair of Robberies

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The New Braunfels Police Department is investigating a pair of overnight convenience store robberies and are seeking tips from the public...

The New Braunfels Police Department is investigating a pair of overnight convenience store robberies and are seeking tips from the public about the identity of the suspect. 

On today’s date (02-02-21), at approximately 12:55am, officers ...

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New Braunfels Police Department
Posted on: January 26, 2021

10 Years Later: Investigation into Disappearance of Joshua Davis Jr. Continues

Baby Joshua Crime Stoppers Graphic

February 4th, 2021, will mark the 10th anniversary of the disappearance of Joshua Davis Jr...

February 4th, 2021, will mark the 10th anniversary of the disappearance of Joshua Davis Jr., the 18-month old child that went missing from his New Braunfels home and has not been seen since. Despite freezing temperatures with light snow and ice covering t...

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New Braunfels Police Department
Posted on: December 30, 2020

Fatality Traffic Accident

On December 29th, 2020, at approximately 11:45pm, the New Braunfels Police Department and the New Braunfels Fire Department responded to the intersection of South Business 35 and McQueeney Road for a report of a single vehicle rollover accident...

On December 29th, 2020, at approximately 11:45pm, the New Braunfels Police Department and the New Braunfels Fire Department responded to the intersection of South Business 35 and McQueeney Road for a report of a single vehicle rollover accident.

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New Braunfels Police Department
Posted on: December 17, 2020

Homicide/Suicide Investigation

On today’s date (12-17-20), at approximately 9:55am, the New Braunfels Police Department and the New Braunfels Fire Department were called to the 500 block of Wilderness Way for a report of a possible gunshot victim...

On today’s date (12-17-20), at approximately 9:55am, the New Braunfels Police Department and the New Braunfels Fire Department were called to the 500 block of Wilderness Way for a report of a possible gunshot victim. Officers arrived on scene an...

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New Braunfels Police Department
Posted on: November 1, 2020

Driver Charged with Intoxication Manslaughter Following Fatal Crash

On today’s date (11-01-20), at approximately 2:15am, the New Braunfels Police Department and the New Braunfels Fire Department were called to the 2500 block of Hwy 46 South...

On today’s date (11-01-20), at approximately 2:15am, the New Braunfels Police Department and the New Braunfels Fire Department were called to the 2500 block of Hwy 46 South at Center Street for a major motor vehicle crash.

 

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New Braunfels Police Department
Posted on: October 28, 2020

Pursuit and Arrest

On today’s date (10-28-20), at approximately 6:15pm, a New Braunfels Police officer on patrol in the 100 block of Rosa Parks Drive spotted a white Dodge Ram pickup truck that had been reported stolen out of New Braunfels earlier in the day...

On today’s date (10-28-20), at approximately 6:15pm, a New Braunfels Police officer on patrol in the 100 block of Rosa Parks Drive spotted a white Dodge Ram pickup truck that had been reported stolen out of New Braunfels earlier in the day. &...

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Posted on: October 18, 2020

Fatality Motorcycle Accident

On today’s date (10-18-20), at approximately 5:50pm, the New Braunfels Police Department and the New Braunfels Fire Department were called to the area of State Hwy 46 South near Alves Lane for a report of a motorcycle accident...

On today’s date (10-18-20), at approximately 5:50pm, the New Braunfels Police Department and the New Braunfels Fire Department were called to the area of State Hwy 46 South near Alves Lane for a report of a motorcycle accident.

 

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New Braunfels Police Department
Posted on: October 18, 2020

Fatality Traffic Accident

On October 17, 2020, at approximately 10:50pm, New Braunfels Police officers were dispatched to a disturbance in progress in the 1200 block of Gruene Road...

On October 17, 2020, at approximately 10:50pm, New Braunfels Police officers were dispatched to a disturbance in progress in the 1200 block of Gruene Road.  An allegedly intoxicated male had made threats against employees of a business at that lo...

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New Braunfels Police Department
Posted on: August 26, 2020

Update on Homicide

The investigation into Tuesday morning’s homicide continues by the New Braunfels Police Department Criminal Investigations Division...

The investigation into Tuesday morning’s homicide continues by the New Braunfels Police Department Criminal Investigations Division.  Detectives and Crime Scene Technicians have been interviewing witnesses, collecting evidence, and coor...

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New Braunfels Police Department
Posted on: August 25, 2020

Homicide

On today’s date (08-25-20), at approximately 2:50am, the New Braunfels Police Department and the New Braunfels Fire Department, along with the Comal County Sheriff’s Office, responded to a report of a single vehicle accident...

On today’s date (08-25-20), at approximately 2:50am, the New Braunfels Police Department and the New Braunfels Fire Department, along with the Comal County Sheriff’s Office, responded to a report of a single vehicle accident in the 390...

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New Braunfels Police Department
Posted on: July 14, 2020

Robbery

07-14-20 Robbery - Suspect Vehicle

On today’s date (07-14-20), at approximately 11:45am, officers with the New Braunfels Police Department were called to the 800 block of Loop 337 for reports of a robbery...

On today’s date (07-14-20), at approximately 11:45am, officers with the New Braunfels Police Department were called to the 800 block of Loop 337 for reports of a robbery that had just occurred outside of that Wells Fargo Bank location.

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New Braunfels Police Department
Posted on: July 12, 2020

Motor Vehicle Accident Fatality

On July 11th, 2020, at approximately 10:40pm, officers with the New Braunfels Police Department and paramedics with the New Braunfels Fire Department were called to the 600 block of North Business 35...

On July 11th, 2020, at approximately 10:40pm, officers with the New Braunfels Police Department and paramedics with the New Braunfels Fire Department were called to the 600 block of North Business 35 in front of the Marketplace Shopping Center for a colli...

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New Braunfels Police Department
Posted on: July 1, 2020

Aggravated Assault with a Deadly Weapon

On today’s date (07-01-20), at approximately 1:00am, officers with the New Braunfels Police Department and paramedics with the New Braunfels Fire Department responded to a call for a gunshot victim...

On today’s date (07-01-20), at approximately 1:00am, officers with the New Braunfels Police Department and paramedics with the New Braunfels Fire Department responded to a call for a gunshot victim in the 300 block of Castlewood Dr. at the Gruen...

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New Braunfels Police Department
Posted on: June 7, 2020

Fatality on the Guadalupe River

On today’s date (06-07-20), at approximately 3:00pm, officers with the New Braunfels Police Department and paramedics with the New Braunfels Fire Department were called to the area near Cypress Bend Park for reports of a possible drowning...

On today’s date (06-07-20), at approximately 3:00pm, officers with the New Braunfels Police Department and paramedics with the New Braunfels Fire Department were called to the 500 block of South Peace Avenue near Cypress Bend Park for reports of...

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New Braunfels Police Department
Posted on: May 30, 2020

Drowning

On today’s date (05-30-20), at approximately 4:00pm, officers with the New Braunfels Police Department, while working the Comal River near the Tube Chute, were approached...

On today’s date (05-30-20), at approximately 4:00pm, officers with the New Braunfels Police Department, while working the Comal River near the Tube Chute, were approached by friends of a 22-year old female who had gone under the water, resurface...

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New Braunfels Police Department
Posted on: April 30, 2020

Pursuit

On today’s date (04-30-20), at approximately 9:20am, the New Braunfels Police Department was notified by the San Antonio Police Department about a white Chevrolet pickup truck that had been stolen...

On today’s date (04-30-20), at approximately 9:20am, the New Braunfels Police Department was notified by the San Antonio Police Department about a white Chevrolet pickup truck that had been stolen, along with the truck owner’s handgun,...

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New Braunfels Police Department
Posted on: April 4, 2020

Update: AMBER Alert

The AMBER Alert issued earlier today by the Texas Department of Public Safety has been cancelled after 8-year old Kiley Diaz and her mother, 29-year old Alyssa Lopez, were located this afternoon...

The AMBER Alert issued earlier today by the Texas Department of Public Safety has been cancelled after 8-year old Kiley Diaz and her mother, 29-year old Alyssa Lopez, were located this afternoon in Garden Ridge by members of the US Marshals Lone Star Fugi...

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New Braunfels Police Department
Posted on: April 3, 2020

AMBER Alert Issued

Kiley Diaz

On April 3rd, 2020, at approximately 9pm, the New Braunfels Police Department was called to an address in the 500 block of Starling Creek to assist Child Protective Services with the removal of a child from that home...

On April 3rd, 2020, at approximately 9pm, the New Braunfels Police Department was called to an address in the 500 block of Starling Creek to assist Child Protective Services with the removal of a child from that home.  The mother of the child had...

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New Braunfels Police Department
Posted on: February 17, 2020

NBPD Investigating Apparent Homicide-Suicide

On today’s date (02-17-20), at approximately 7:20am, the New Braunfels Police Department was called to the Sage Apartments in the 2500 block of West San Antonio St. after a male and a female were discovered deceased...

On today’s date (02-17-20), at approximately 7:20am, the New Braunfels Police Department was called to the Sage Apartments in the 2500 block of West San Antonio St. after a male and a female were discovered deceased inside a black Dodge Challeng...

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New Braunfels Police Department
Posted on: February 9, 2020

Homicide

Zachary Barrera

On Feb. 8, 2020, at approximately 8:30pm, the New Braunfels Police Department and the New Braunfels Fire Department were called to the 600 block of Sumner Circle for a report of a gunshot victim...

On Feb. 8, 2020, at approximately 8:30pm, the New Braunfels Police Department and the New Braunfels Fire Department were called to the 600 block of Sumner Circle for a report of a gunshot victim.  First responders arrived and found a juvenile fem...

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New Braunfels Police Department
Posted on: January 27, 2020

Vehicle Thefts and Pursuit

Donte Williams

On Sunday, January 26th, 2020, at approximately 7:30am, the New Braunfels Police Department was called to the Bluebonnet Dodge overflow parking in the 1200 block of South Business 35...

On Sunday, January 26th, 2020, at approximately 7:30am, the New Braunfels Police Department was called to the Bluebonnet Dodge overflow parking in the 1200 block of South Business 35 after a witness observed three Dodge Durangos being stolen from the lot....

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New Braunfels Police Department
Posted on: January 25, 2020

Fatality Motorcycle Accident

On today’s date (01-25-20), at approximately 6:45am, the New Braunfels Police Department and the New Braunfels Fire Department were called to the 4800 block of Northbound I-35...

On today’s date (01-25-20), at approximately 6:45am, the New Braunfels Police Department and the New Braunfels Fire Department were called to the 4800 block of Northbound I-35 (directly across from the Walmart Distribution Center) for reports of...

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New Braunfels Police Department
Posted on: January 22, 2020

Homicide

Crystal Madrigales

On today’s date (01-22-2020), at approximately 12:30am, the New Braunfels Police Department was called to a residence in the 1500 block of Allison Drive for a report of a stabbing...

On today’s date (01-22-2020), at approximately 12:30am, the New Braunfels Police Department was called to a residence in the 1500 block of Allison Drive for a report of a stabbing.  

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New Braunfels Police Department
Posted on: December 23, 2019

Two Suspects Charged with Capital Murder in 2015 Homicide Case

Joseph Austin Jr. booking photo

Two suspects have been charged with Capital Murder in the 2015 murder of 23-year old Samantha Miranda...

Two suspects have been charged with Capital Murder in the 2015 murder of 23-year old Samantha Miranda.  On May 21st, 2015, at approximately 12:45am, the New Braunfels Police Department responded to a call for shots fired in the 900 block of I-35 ...

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New Braunfels Police Department
Posted on: December 11, 2019

Homicide Suspect Arrested - Charged with Capital Murder

Koever Henke-Wommack

A suspect in the homicide of 31-year old Stephan Fox of New Braunfels has been arrested and charged with Capital Murder...

A suspect in the homicide of 31-year old Stephan Fox of New Braunfels has been arrested and charged with Capital Murder.  On Nov. 30th, the victim was found deceased inside a vehicle parked in the 100 block of North Mesquite Avenue.  The...

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New Braunfels Police Department
Posted on: December 9, 2019

Bank Robbery

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On today’s date (12-09-19), at approximately 2:50pm, officers with the New Braunfels Police Department responded to a report of a bank robbery at the Frost Bank location in the 300 block of Landa Street....

On today’s date (12-09-19), at approximately 2:50pm, officers with the New Braunfels Police Department responded to a report of a bank robbery at the Frost Bank location in the 300 block of Landa Street.  Employees advised that an unknown male ha...

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New Braunfels Police Department
Posted on: December 1, 2019

Homicide

On November 30, 2019, at approximately 9:45pm, officers with the New Braunfels Police Department responded to the 100 block of North Mesquite for a report of shots fired...

On November 30, 2019, at approximately 9:45pm, officers with the New Braunfels Police Department responded to the 100 block of North Mesquite for a report of shots fired. Officers arrived to find an adult male that was deceased inside a vehicle that was p...

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New Braunfels Police Department
Posted on: November 22, 2019

Pursuit

On today’s date (11-22-19), at approximately 1:55pm, officers with the New Braunfels Police Department responded to a report of a suspicious vehicle in the 200 block of Creekside Crossing...

On today’s date (11-22-19), at approximately 1:55pm, officers with the New Braunfels Police Department responded to a report of a suspicious vehicle in the 200 block of Creekside Crossing.  Officers arrived in the area and observed the suspicious...

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New Braunfels Police Department
Posted on: November 18, 2019

Vehicle and Foot Pursuit

On today’s date (11-18-19), at approximately 8:40am, the New Braunfels Police Department received a 911 call from a victim who had just had his vehicle stolen from an address in the 900 block of Eikel Street...

On today’s date (11-18-19), at approximately 8:40am, the New Braunfels Police Department received a 911 call from a victim who had just had his vehicle stolen from an address in the 900 block of Eikel Street.  Officers began searching the area an...

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New Braunfels Police Department
Posted on: November 12, 2019

Major Motor Vehicle Crash

On Nov. 11, 2019, at approximately 9:30pm, the New Braunfels Police Department and the New Braunfels Fire Department responded to the 3800 block of I-35 South...

On Nov. 11, 2019, at approximately 9:30pm, the New Braunfels Police Department and the New Braunfels Fire Department responded to the 3800 block of I-35 South (southbound main lanes just before Solms Road) for reports of a major accident between a passeng...

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New Braunfels Police Department
Posted on: October 27, 2019

Incident on Roadrunner Avenue

On today’s date (10-27-19), at approximately 12:40am, officers with the New Braunfels Police Department were called to the 100 block of Roadrunner Avenue for a report of a gunshot victim...

On today’s date (10-27-19), at approximately 12:40am, officers with the New Braunfels Police Department were called to the 100 block of Roadrunner Avenue for a report of a gunshot victim.  Officers arrived to find a 28-year old male fro...

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New Braunfels Police Department
Posted on: October 22, 2019

DWI Crash Totals Two NBPD Patrol Units

Dena Welch

On today’s date (10-22-19), at approximately 1:20am, officers with the New Braunfels Police Department were in the middle of conducting a traffic stop...

On today’s date (10-22-19), at approximately 1:20am, officers with the New Braunfels Police Department were in the middle of conducting a traffic stop on the northbound shoulder in the 2600 block of I-35 South (just north of Loop 337/Rueckle Roa...

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New Braunfels Police Department
Posted on: October 21, 2019

Arrests Following Pursuit

On today’s date (10-21-19), at approximately 2:30pm, an officer with the New Braunfels Police Department initiated a traffic stop on a blue Chevy passenger car that was speeding on southbound I-35 near FM 306...

On today’s date (10-21-19), at approximately 2:30pm, an officer with the New Braunfels Police Department initiated a traffic stop on a blue Chevy passenger car that was speeding on southbound I-35 near FM 306.  The driver of the vehicle...

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New Braunfels Police Department
Posted on: September 25, 2019

County Line Road Incident Update #2

The investigation into the incident that ended on County Line Road on 09-24-19 continues by the New Braunfels Police Department...

The investigation into the incident that ended on County Line Road on 09-24-19 continues by the New Braunfels Police Department. The preliminary results of that investigation indicate that the three people inside the suspect vehicle were all known to each...

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New Braunfels Police Department
Posted on: September 24, 2019

County Line Road Incident Update

On today’s date (09-24-19), at approximately 3:20pm, officers with the New Braunfels Police Department were called to the area of Dove Crossing and Eagle Pass for reports of a disturbance where a female was being forced into a vehicle by a male...

On today’s date (09-24-19), at approximately 3:20pm, officers with the New Braunfels Police Department were called to the area of Dove Crossing and Eagle Pass for reports of a disturbance where a female was being forced into a vehicle by a male....

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New Braunfels Police Department
Posted on: August 8, 2019

Zebra Update

On August 7th, 2019, at approximately 4:45pm, the New Braunfels Police Department was made aware of a pair of zebras that had escaped their pen...

On August 7th, 2019, at approximately 4:45pm, the New Braunfels Police Department was made aware of a pair of zebras that had escaped their pen. The zebras had been sold to a property owner off of Hwy 46 South earlier in the day, and they had somehow esca...

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New Braunfels Police Department
Posted on: August 6, 2019

Stabbing

Jared Herrington

On Aug. 5, 2019, at approximately 9:40pm, officers with the New Braunfels Police Department were called to the 2900 block of Town Center Drive in the Creekside shopping center for a report of a stabbing...

On Aug. 5, 2019, at approximately 9:40pm, officers with the New Braunfels Police Department were called to the 2900 block of Town Center Drive in the Creekside shopping center for a report of a stabbing.  Officers arrived and found that the victi...

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New Braunfels Police Department
Posted on: July 24, 2019

Incident Leads to Multiple Felony and Misdemeanor Charges

Guillermo Velasquez

On July 23rd, 2019, at approximately 7:45pm, the New Braunfels Police Department responded to the Circle K location in the 1000 block of I-35 South at Walnut Avenue for a report that a male had stolen a red Ford pickup truck...

On July 23rd, 2019, at approximately 7:45pm, the New Braunfels Police Department responded to the Circle K location in the 1000 block of I-35 South at Walnut Avenue for a report that a male had stolen a red Ford pickup truck that had been left running in ...

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New Braunfels Police Department
Posted on: July 17, 2019

Update: Aggravated Assault with a Deadly Weapon

Christopher Amador

The ongoing investigation into the May 22nd shooting in the 500 block of Ventura Drive by the New Braunfels Police Department Criminal Investigations Division has now led to a second arrest...

The ongoing investigation into the May 22nd shooting in the 500 block of Ventura Drive by the New Braunfels Police Department Criminal Investigations Division has now led to a second arrest. 

On July 16th, 2019, an arrest warrant was signed by a j...

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New Braunfels Police Department
Posted on: July 4, 2019

Assault on a Public Servant

On July 3rd, 2019, at approximately 10:20pm, the New Braunfels Police Department was called to the 1300 block of Azalea Lane for a report that a 16-year old male that had been recently entered as a runaway was at that location...

On July 3rd, 2019, at approximately 10:20pm, the New Braunfels Police Department was called to the 1300 block of Azalea Lane for a report that a 16-year old male that had been recently entered as a runaway was at that location.  Officers arrived ...

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New Braunfels Police Department
Posted on: June 28, 2019

Officer Involved Shooting

On today’s date (06-28-19), at approximately 11:00am, the New Braunfels Police Department was called to the 200 block of Clemens Avenue for a report of a Disturbance with Weapons....

On today’s date (06-28-19), at approximately 11:00am, the New Braunfels Police Department was called to the 200 block of Clemens Avenue for a report of a Disturbance with Weapons.  Officers arrived and found that a 29-year old male arme...

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New Braunfels Police Department
Posted on: June 19, 2019

Vehicle vs Bicycle Accident

On today’s date (06-19-19), at approximately 4:40pm, the New Braunfels Police Department and the New Braunfels Fire Department were called to the area of the Southbound-to-Northbound turnaround...

On today’s date (06-19-19), at approximately 4:40pm, the New Braunfels Police Department and the New Braunfels Fire Department were called to the area of the Southbound-to-Northbound turnaround along the I-35 Access Road at Spur Street for repor...

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New Braunfels Police Department
Posted on: June 12, 2019

18-Wheeler Rollover on Main Plaza

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On today’s date (06-12-19), at approximately 12:10pm, the New Braunfels Police Department and New Braunfels Fire Department were called to the Main Plaza of New Braunfels for reports of an 18-wheeler rollover accident...

On today’s date (06-12-19), at approximately 12:10pm, the New Braunfels Police Department and New Braunfels Fire Department were called to the Main Plaza of New Braunfels for reports of an 18-wheeler rollover accident.
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New Braunfels Police Department
Posted on: June 6, 2019

Aggravated Robbery

On today’s date (06-06-19), at approximately 2:10am, the New Braunfels Police Department was called to the Texaco gas station location in the 1100 block of I-35 North for a report of an aggravated robbery...

On today’s date (06-06-19), at approximately 2:10am, the New Braunfels Police Department was called to the Texaco gas station location in the 1100 block of I-35 North for a report of an aggravated robbery.  Officers arrived and found th...

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New Braunfels Police Department
Posted on: June 4, 2019

Update: Aggravated Assault with a Deadly Weapon

Chelsea Williams-Wallace

UPDATE: On June 3, 2019, at approximately 2:00pm, 21-year old Chelsea Williams-Wallace of New Braunfels was taken into custody without incident...

UPDATE:  On June 3, 2019, at approximately 2:00pm, 21-year old Chelsea Williams-Wallace of New Braunfels was taken into custody without incident at a business address in the 100 block of East Green Valley Drive.  An arrest warrant for Wi...

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New Braunfels Police Department
Posted on: May 30, 2019

Major Accident

On today’s date (05-30-19), at approximately 6:30pm, the New Braunfels Police Department and the New Braunfels Fire Department were called to the 1200 block of North Walnut Avenue for a major accident...

On today’s date (05-30-19), at approximately 6:30pm, the New Braunfels Police Department and the New Braunfels Fire Department were called to the 1200 block of North Walnut Avenue for a major accident.  Officers and paramedics arrived o...

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New Braunfels Police Department
Posted on: May 22, 2019

Aggravated Assault with a Deadly Weapon

On today’s date (05-22-19), at approximately 2:10am, officers were called to the 500 block of Ventura Drive for reports of shots fired...

On today’s date (05-22-19), at approximately 2:10am, officers were called to the 500 block of Ventura Drive for reports of shots fired.  Officers arrived and found evidence of a shooting, but a victim was not immediately located.&nb...

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New Braunfels Police Department
Posted on: May 4, 2019

Heavy Rains Cause Brief Closure of Comal River – Reevaluation at 11am

Heavy rains last night have caused an increased flow of water in the Comal River this morning...

Heavy rains last night have caused an increased flow of water in the Comal River this morning.  Currently, the Comal River flow is at 870cfs, but that level is dropping quickly due to no further rains.  Therefore, the Comal River in New ...

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New Braunfels Police Department
Posted on: April 30, 2019

Stabbing

On today’s date (04-30-19), at approximately 2:20am, the New Braunfels Police Department and New Braunfels Fire Department were called to the Wal-Mart parking lot in the 1200 block of I-35 South for a report of a stabbing...

On today’s date (04-30-19), at approximately 2:20am, the New Braunfels Police Department and New Braunfels Fire Department were called to the Wal-Mart parking lot in the 1200 block of I-35 South for a report of a stabbing.

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New Braunfels Police Department
Posted on: April 29, 2019

Missing Person Located

On April 28th, 2019, at approximately 6:20pm, the New Braunfels Police Department was called for a report of a missing 66-year old male from San Antonio who had wandered away from a construction job site...

On April 28th, 2019, at approximately 6:20pm, the New Braunfels Police Department was called for a report of a missing 66-year old male from San Antonio who had wandered away from a construction job site near the intersection of South Kowald Lane and FM 1...

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New Braunfels Police Department
Posted on: April 28, 2019

Motor Vehicle Accident

On April 28, 2019 at approximately 3:07 AM the New Braunfels Police Department and the New Braunfels Fire Department responded to the 2500 block of IH 35 S., in the northbound lanes, regarding a motor vehicle accident involving 3 vehicles...

On April 28, 2019 at approximately 3:07 AM the New Braunfels Police Department and the New Braunfels Fire Department responded to the 2500 block of IH 35 S., in the northbound lanes, regarding a motor vehicle accident involving 3 vehicles.

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New Braunfels Police Department
Posted on: April 23, 2019

Shots Fired

On today’s date (04-23-19) at approximately 3:25pm, the New Braunfels Police Department was called to the 300 block of Landa Street for a report of shots being fired...

On today’s date (04-23-19) at approximately 3:25pm, the New Braunfels Police Department was called to the 300 block of Landa Street for a report of shots being fired.

Eyewitnesses at the scene told officers that two vehicles, a white pickup truck...

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New Braunfels Police Department
Posted on: April 20, 2019

Suspicious Items Found and Rendered Safe

On today’s date (04-20-19), at approximately 12:00pm, the New Braunfels Police Department and the New Braunfels Fire Department were called to the 100 block of South Academy Avenue for a report of two suspicious devices found by a resident...

On today’s date (04-20-19), at approximately 12:00pm, the New Braunfels Police Department and the New Braunfels Fire Department were called to the 100 block of South Academy Avenue for a report of two suspicious devices found by a resident.

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New Braunfels Police Department
Posted on: April 18, 2019

Electrocution

On today’s date (04-18-19), at approximately 6:45am, the New Braunfels Police Department and the New Braunfels Fire Department were called to First Baptist Church located in the 700 block of Cross St. for reports...

On today’s date (04-18-19), at approximately 6:45am, the New Braunfels Police Department and the New Braunfels Fire Department were called to First Baptist Church located in the 700 block of Cross St. for reports of a male that had received an e...

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New Braunfels Police Department
Posted on: April 7, 2019

Homicide

Samuel Heard

On today’s date (04-07-19), at approximately 1:30am, the New Braunfels Police Department was called to the 1200 block of Broadway for a report of a gunshot victim. Officers arrived to find an adult male suffering from multiple gunshot wounds...

On today’s date (04-07-19), at approximately 1:30am, the New Braunfels Police Department was called to the 1200 block of Broadway for a report of a gunshot victim.  Officers arrived to find an adult male suffering from multiple gunshot ...

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Posted on: April 1, 2019

Burglary of a Habitation

On Sunday, March 31, 2019, at approximately 10:30pm, the New Braunfels Police Department was called to the Luxe at Creekside apartment complex in the 600 block of Creekside Way for reports of a disturbance...

On Sunday, March 31, 2019, at approximately 10:30pm, the New Braunfels Police Department was called to the Luxe at Creekside apartment complex in the 600 block of Creekside Way for reports of a disturbance.

Officers arrived and found that 3 adult males had...

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New Braunfels Police Department
Posted on: March 30, 2019

Major Motor Vehicle Crash

On today’s date (March 30, 2019), at approximately 12:23 am, the New Braunfels Police Department and the New Braunfels Fire Department were dispatched to the 2800 block of State Hwy 46 S for reports of a major motor vehicle head on collision...

On today’s date (March 30, 2019), at approximately 12:23 am, the New Braunfels Police Department and the New Braunfels Fire Department were dispatched to the 2800 block of State Hwy 46 S for reports of a major motor vehicle head on collision.

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Posted on: March 23, 2019

Motorcycle Crash Fatality

On today’s date (03/23/19), at approximately 4:45pm, the New Braunfels Police Department was dispatched to the intersection of Denise Drive and Pams Path for reports of a major motor vehicle accident involving a motorcycle...

On today’s date (03/23/19), at approximately 4:45pm, the New Braunfels Police Department and the New Braunfels Fire Department were dispatched to the intersection of Denise Drive and Pams Path for reports of a major motor vehicle accident involv...

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Posted on: March 20, 2019

Vehicle vs Pedestrian Fatality

On today’s date (03-20-19) at approximately 1:15am, the New Braunfels Police Department and the New Braunfels Fire Department were dispatched to the 2100 block of I-35 South on the southbound frontage road for an...

On today’s date (03-20-19) at approximately 1:15am, the New Braunfels Police Department and the New Braunfels Fire Department were dispatched to the 2100 block of I-35 South on the southbound frontage road for an accident involving a vehicle str...

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Posted on: March 7, 2019

Update: Homicide - Suspect in Custody

Bryan David Ramirez-Fernandez

UPDATE: On today’s date (03-07-19), at approximately 11:45am, officers with the New Braunfels Police Department served an arrest warrant charging 17-year old Bryan David Ramirez-Fernandez of New Braunfels with 1st degree felony Murder...

UPDATE:  On today’s date (03-07-19), at approximately 11:45am, officers with the New Braunfels Police Department served an arrest warrant charging 17-year old Bryan David Ramirez-Fernandez of New Braunfels with 1st degree felony Murder ...

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Posted on: March 4, 2019

Homicide

On today’s date (03-04-19), at approximately 2:30am, the New Braunfels Police Department and the New Braunfels Fire Department were called to the Rodeway Inn hotel located in the 1200 block of I-35 North for a report of a gunshot victim...

On today’s date (03-04-19), at approximately 2:30am, the New Braunfels Police Department and the New Braunfels Fire Department were called to the Rodeway Inn hotel located in the 1200 block of I-35 North for a report of a gunshot victim.&nbs...

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Posted on: February 27, 2019

Vehicle vs Bicycle Accident

On today’s date (02-27-19), at approximately 5:00am, the New Braunfels Police Department and the New Braunfels Fire Department were dispatched to the 3200 block of I-35 South on the southbound frontage road for a vehicle vs bicycle accident...

On today’s date (02-27-19), at approximately 5:00am, the New Braunfels Police Department and the New Braunfels Fire Department were dispatched to the 3200 block of I-35 South on the southbound frontage road for a vehicle vs bicycle accident.

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Posted on: February 11, 2019

Aggravated Assault with a Deadly Weapon

Joshua Limon booking photo

On Feb. 10, 2019, at approximately 5:15pm, officers with the New Braunfels Police Department responded to a residence in the 2900 block of Oakdell Trail for a report of a gunshot victim...

On Feb. 10, 2019, at approximately 5:15pm, officers with the New Braunfels Police Department responded to a residence in the 2900 block of Oakdell Trail for a report of a gunshot victim.  Officers arrived and found a 19-year old male from Convers...

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Posted on: February 7, 2019

Bank Robbery and Arrest

On today’s date (02-07-19) at approximately 6:00pm, officers with the New Braunfels Police Department were called to the Chase Bank location in the 600 block of South Walnut Ave. for a report of a Robbery in progress...

On today’s date (02-07-19) at approximately 6:00pm, officers with the New Braunfels Police Department were called to the Chase Bank location in the 600 block of South Walnut Ave. for a report of a Robbery in progress.  Officers arrived ...

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Posted on: January 30, 2019

Temporary Prohibition of Commercialized Motorized Scooters

On today’s date (01-30-19), in the interest of public safety and following the law as set out in Chapter 126.33 of the Municipal Code for the City of New Braunfels, Assistant Chief of Police Joe Vargas signed a temporary order prohibiting...

On today’s date (01-30-19), in the interest of public safety and following the law as set out in Chapter 126.33 of the Municipal Code for the City of New Braunfels, Assistant Chief of Police Joe Vargas signed a temporary order prohibiting the commercial u...

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Posted on: January 30, 2019

Human Skeletal Remains Discovered

On Jan. 29th, 2019, at approximately 3:45pm, utility crews working in the area of FM 1044 and Green Valley Road discovered an item that appeared to be human skeletal remains...

On Jan. 29th, 2019, at approximately 3:45pm, utility crews working in the area of FM 1044 and Green Valley Road discovered an item that appeared to be human skeletal remains.  Those crews immediately called the New Braunfels Police Department.

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Posted on: January 22, 2019

Hotel Shooting Suspect in Custody

Navarro - Maverick County booking photo

The search for 18-year old Porfirio Navarro III has ended after he voluntarily turned himself in to authorities in Eagle Pass, Texas, today...

The search for 18-year old Porfirio Navarro III has ended after he voluntarily turned himself in to authorities in Eagle Pass, Texas, today.

An arrest warrant was issued for Navarro following the January 12th shooting of a New Braunfels hotel clerk, chargi...

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Posted on: January 13, 2019

UPDATE: Aggravated Assault with a Deadly Weapon

Profirio Navarro

The New Braunfels Police Department is now seeking tips from the public on the whereabouts of the suspect from Saturday night’s shooting incident at the Motel 6 in New Braunfels...

UPDATE:  The New Braunfels Police Department is now seeking tips from the public on the whereabouts of the suspect from Saturday night’s shooting incident at the Motel 6 in New Braunfels.  The suspect has been identified as 18-...

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Posted on: January 3, 2019

Aggravated Sexual Assault of a Child and Kidnapping Arrest

Isaiah Correa

On Dec. 10, 2018, the New Braunfels Police Department began an investigation into a report that a 20-year old male was engaging in an ongoing sexual relationship with a 12-year old girl...

On Dec. 10, 2018, the New Braunfels Police Department began an investigation into a report that a 20-year old male was engaging in an ongoing sexual relationship with a 12-year old girl.  That investigation led to the Dec. 13th arrest of 20-year ...

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Posted on: December 23, 2018

Mail Theft Investigation

On today’s date, at approximately 4:30am, officers with the New Braunfels Police Department were called to the Caprock subdivision off of Hwy 46 South for reports of a suspicious person possibly tampering with the community mailboxes...

On today’s date, at approximately 4:30am, officers with the New Braunfels Police Department were called to the Caprock subdivision off of Hwy 46 South for reports of a suspicious person possibly tampering with the community mailboxes.

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Posted on: December 13, 2018

Custodial Death Investigation

On Dec. 12, 2018, at approximately 10:50pm, the New Braunfels Police Department was called to a residence in the 2100 block of Stonecrest Path...

On Dec. 12, 2018, at approximately 10:50pm, the New Braunfels Police Department was called to a residence in the 2100 block of Stonecrest Path for a report of a disturbance in progress, specifically that a male outside of the residence was yelling loudly ...

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Posted on: December 7, 2018

Tailgate Theft Arrests

Christopher Harris

On today’s date (12-07-18), at approximately 2:00am, officers on patrol in the Avery Park subdivision spotted a black Nissan Armada that matched the description of a suspect vehicle from a recent tailgate theft...

On today’s date (12-07-18), at approximately 2:00am, officers on patrol in the Avery Park subdivision spotted a black Nissan Armada that matched the description of a suspect vehicle from a recent tailgate theft.  That same vehicle had a...

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Posted on: December 5, 2018

Shots Fired Incident Resolved

On today’s date (12-05-18), at approximately 3:00pm, officers responded to the area of Rueckle Road and Morningside Drive for a report that numerous shots had been fired in the area...

On today’s date (12-05-18), at approximately 3:00pm, officers responded to the area of Rueckle Road and Morningside Drive for a report that numerous shots had been fired in the area.  Officers arrived and also heard a number of gunshots...

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Posted on: November 29, 2018

Barricaded Suspect

On today’s date (11-29-18), at approximately 2:10pm, the New Braunfels Police Department was called to the 800 block of Mayberry Mill for reports of a male suspect who fired a weapon inside the residence as part of an ongoing disturbance...

On today’s date (11-29-18), at approximately 2:10pm, the New Braunfels Police Department was called to the 800 block of Mayberry Mill for reports of a male suspect who fired a weapon inside the residence as part of an ongoing disturbance. &n...

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Posted on: November 23, 2018

UPDATE: Suspect in Fatal Hit & Run Crash in Custody

Austin Meade

UPDATE: The suspect in Wednesday’s fatal Hit & Run crash that killed 39-year old New Braunfels resident Amber Williams has been taken into custody...

UPDATE: The suspect in Wednesday’s fatal Hit & Run crash that killed 39-year old New Braunfels resident Amber Williams has been taken into custody.  

On today’s date (11-23-18) at approximately 10:30am, 26-year old Austin T...

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Posted on: November 21, 2018

UPDATE: Suspect Identified in Fatal Crash - Now Wanted for Felony Murder

Austin Meade

UPDATE: The suspect that fled from the scene following this morning’s fatality traffic accident on West County Line Road has been identified as 26-year old Austin Taylor Meade of North Las Vegas, Nevada...

UPDATE: The suspect that fled from the scene following this morning’s fatality traffic accident on West County Line Road has been identified as 26-year old Austin Taylor Meade of North Las Vegas, Nevada (photo attached: Henderson, Nevada, bookin...

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Posted on: November 21, 2018

Fatality Accident and Aggravated Robbery

On today’s date (11-21-18), at approximately 8:00am, officers with the New Braunfels Police Department...

On today’s date (11-21-18), at approximately 8:00am, officers with the New Braunfels Police Department were notified by a company in San Antonio that one of their work trucks had been stolen and they had tracked the truck to an apartment complex...

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Posted on: November 10, 2018

Indecency with a Child

Seth Dyal

The New Braunfels Police Department has made an arrest following reported incidents of Indecent Exposure that occurred on the morning of November 8, 2018...

The New Braunfels Police Department has made an arrest following reported incidents of Indecent Exposure that occurred on the morning of November 8, 2018.  Those incidents included an unknown white male exposing himself to two students that were ...

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Posted on: October 28, 2018

NBPD Returns to Headquarters at 1488 South Seguin Avenue

As of Monday, October 29, 2018, the New Braunfels Police Department will resume daily operations at its main headquarters located at 1488 South Seguin Avenue...

As of Monday, October 29, 2018, the New Braunfels Police Department will resume daily operations at its main headquarters located at 1488 South Seguin Avenue.  All police functions, including Patrol, Criminal Investigations, Records, Dispatch, an...

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Posted on: October 19, 2018

Temporary Change to Recreation Status on Guadalupe River

Flow rates on the Guadalupe River through the City of New Braunfels will be increasing as the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers increases the release rate out of Canyon Dam...

Flow rates on the Guadalupe River through the City of New Braunfels will be increasing as the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers increases the release rate out of Canyon Dam.  Those flows are expected to rise to approximately 3,000cfs by late Friday an...

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Posted on: October 13, 2018

Fatality Motor Vehicle Accident

On today’s date (10-13-18), at approximately 10:40am, the New Braunfels Police Department and New Braunfels Fire Department were called to the intersection of the southbound I-35 frontage road at Rueckle Road...

On today’s date (10-13-18), at approximately 10:40am, the New Braunfels Police Department and New Braunfels Fire Department were called to the intersection of the southbound I-35 frontage road at Rueckle Road for reports of a major motor vehicle...

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Posted on: October 5, 2018

FBI Crime Statistics Show Decrease in Crime in 2017

The FBI’s annual Uniform Crime Report (UCR) for 2017 has been released, and the report shows decreases in Violent Crimes and Property Crimes in New Braunfels...

The FBI’s annual Uniform Crime Report (UCR) for 2017 has been released, and the report shows decreases in Violent Crimes and Property Crimes in New Braunfels.  Law enforcement agencies across the nation gather data and submit monthly re...

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Posted on: October 4, 2018

Pursuit

On today’s date (10-04-18), at approximately 8pm, the New Braunfels Police Department responded to the 1000 block of South Walnut Avenue for a welfare concern about...

On today’s date (10-04-18), at approximately 8pm, the New Braunfels Police Department responded to the 1000 block of South Walnut Avenue for a welfare concern about a male, possibly with a weapon.  Officers arrived and attempted a traff...

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Posted on: September 20, 2018

Traffic Alert: Train Crossing Arms Damaged

On today’s date (09-20-18) at approximately 3:45am, the New Braunfels Police Department responded to the railroad crossing near the intersection of Landa Street and Walnut Avenue...

On today’s date (09-20-18) at approximately 3:45am, the New Braunfels Police Department responded to the railroad crossing near the intersection of Landa Street and Walnut Avenue for reports of a single vehicle traffic accident.  Office...

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Posted on: September 17, 2018

NBPD Seeks Tips Following Vehicle vs. Pedestrian Hit & Run

The New Braunfels Police Department is seeking tips from the public following a Vehicle vs. Pedestrian Hit and Run crash...

The New Braunfels Police Department is seeking tips from the public following a Vehicle vs. Pedestrian Hit and Run crash, and Comal County Crime Stoppers is offering a cash reward for information that leads to an arrest.  

The incident happened at...

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Posted on: August 23, 2018

Invasive Visual Recording

Aiden Nguyen

On Aug. 22, 2018, at approximately 6:30pm, officers with the New Braunfels Police Department were called to Ellie’s Nail & Spa nail salon located in the 1600 block of State Highway 46 West...

On Aug. 22, 2018, at approximately 6:30pm, officers with the New Braunfels Police Department were called to Ellie’s Nail & Spa nail salon located in the 1600 block of State Highway 46 West after a customer said she observed a male salon empl...

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Posted on: August 20, 2018

NBISD and NBPD Team Up to Offer School Resource Officers

School Resource Unit

As the 2018-2019 school year begins, the New Braunfels Independent School District and the City of New Braunfels Police Department have teamed up to offer a new level of security for campuses across the district...

As the 2018-2019 school year begins, the New Braunfels Independent School District and the City of New Braunfels Police Department have teamed up to offer a new level of security for campuses across the district.  Students, parents, teachers, and...

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Posted on: August 20, 2018

Fatality Traffic Accident

On August 20, 2018 at approximately 2:19 AM the New Braunfels Police Department and the New Braunfels Fire Department responded to the intersection of FM 725 and South Bank BLVD, regarding a crash involving a single motor vehicle...

UPDATE:  The victim in the overnight fatality traffic accident has been identified as 28-year old Liliana Fraire of Guadalupe County.  Next of kin has been notified.

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Posted on: August 10, 2018

Shooting

Michael Medina

On Aug. 9, 2018, at approximately 11:20pm, officers with the New Braunfels Police Department and paramedics with the New Braunfels Fire Department were called to the 100 block of Caddell Lane for reports of a shooting...

On Aug. 9, 2018, at approximately 11:20pm, officers with the New Braunfels Police Department and paramedics with the New Braunfels Fire Department were called to the 100 block of Caddell Lane for reports of a shooting. 

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Posted on: August 9, 2018

Stabbing

On today’s date (08-09-18), at approximately 2:50am, officers with the New Braunfels Police Department were called to the Sage Apartments in the 2500 block of West San Antonio Street for a report of a stabbing...

On today’s date (08-09-18), at approximately 2:50am, officers with the New Braunfels Police Department and paramedics with the New Braunfels Fire Department were called to the Sage Apartments in the 2500 block of West San Antonio Street for a re...

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Posted on: August 2, 2018

Aggravated Robbery

On Aug. 1, 2018, at approximately 10pm, officers with the New Braunfels Police Department were called to the 400 block of Landa St. for a report of a robbery...

On Aug. 1, 2018, at approximately 10pm, officers with the New Braunfels Police Department were called to the 400 block of Landa St. for a report of a robbery.  The victim, a 26-year old ride-sharing driver, reported that two males had ordered a r...

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Posted on: July 20, 2018

Motorcycle Crash

On today’s date (07-20-18) at approximately 12:45am, officers with the New Braunfels Police Department witnessed a single vehicle motorcycle accident involving serious injuries...

On today’s date (07-20-18) at approximately 12:45am, officers with the New Braunfels Police Department witnessed a single vehicle motorcycle accident involving serious injuries. Officers located a custom 2007 Big Bear Customs motorcycle and the ...

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Posted on: July 19, 2018

Continuous Sexual Abuse of a Young Child

Eusebio Rodriguez Martinez

A 66-year old New Braunfels man was arrested this week on a charge of 1st degree felony Continuous Sexual Abuse of a Young Child...

A 66-year old New Braunfels man was arrested this week on a charge of 1st degree felony Continuous Sexual Abuse of a Young Child.

On June 30th, 2018, the female victim (who is currently under the age of 14) made an outcry to a family member that she had be...

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Posted on: June 11, 2018

Major Accident

On today’s date (06-11-18), at approximately 10:30am, the New Braunfels Police Department and New Braunfels Fire Department were called to the 1100 block of Loop 337 for reports of a collision between a large box truck and a small pickup truck...

On today’s date (06-11-18), at approximately 10:30am, the New Braunfels Police Department and New Braunfels Fire Department were called to the 1100 block of Loop 337 for reports of a collision between a large box truck and a small pickup truck, ...

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Posted on: May 23, 2018

Motorcycle Accident on I-35

On today’s date (05-23-18) at approximately 7:05am, the New Braunfels Police Department and the New Braunfels Fire Department were called to the 4500 block of I-35 South (in the northbound main lanes of traffic) for reports of a motorcycle accident...

On today’s date (05-23-18) at approximately 7:05am, the New Braunfels Police Department and the New Braunfels Fire Department were called to the 4500 block of I-35 South (in the northbound main lanes of traffic) for reports of a motorcycle accid...

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Posted on: May 3, 2018

Vehicle vs Motorcycle Hit and Run Investigation

On April 24, 2018, at approximately 2:20pm, the New Braunfels Police Department and the New Braunfels Fire Department were called to the 1200 block of North Business 35 for reports of a vehicle vs. motorcycle accident...

On April 24, 2018, at approximately 2:20pm, the New Braunfels Police Department and the New Braunfels Fire Department were called to the 1200 block of North Business 35 for reports of a vehicle vs. motorcycle accident. Once on scene, it was learned that t...

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Posted on: April 10, 2018

Homicide

Paul Jason Roberts

On April 9th, 2018, at approximately 11:40pm, the New Braunfels Police Department was called to a residence in the 2800 block of Windgate Drive for a report of a gunshot victim...

On April 9th, 2018, at approximately 11:40pm, the New Braunfels Police Department was called to a residence in the 2800 block of Windgate Drive for a report of a gunshot victim.

Officers arrived to find an adult male suffering from a single shotgun wound t...

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Posted on: April 4, 2018

Juvenile Detained and Charged with Terroristic Threat

On today’s date (04/04/18), at approximately 8:35am, the New Braunfels Police Department received a report of a juvenile male who had threatened a juvenile female with a firearm over a social media platform...

On today’s date (04/04/18), at approximately 8:35am, the New Braunfels Police Department received a report of a juvenile male who had threatened a juvenile female with a firearm over a social media platform. 

Investigating officers were ...

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Posted on: March 20, 2018

Aggravated Sexual Assault of a Child

Frank Espinoza

On March 19, 2018, at approximately 4:30pm, officers with the New Braunfels Police Department served an arrest warrant on a New Braunfels man, charging him with Aggravated Sexual Assault of a child...

On March 19, 2018, at approximately 4:30pm, officers with the New Braunfels Police Department served an arrest warrant on a New Braunfels man, charging him with Aggravated Sexual Assault of a child, a first degree felony.

73-year old Frank Gonzales Espinoz...

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Posted on: February 23, 2018

Train vs Pedestrian Accident

On today’s date (02-23-18) at approximately 2:45am, officers with the New Braunfels Police Department and paramedics with the New Braunfels Fire Department were called to the 500 block of North Hidalgo...

On today’s date (02-23-18) at approximately 2:45am, officers with the New Braunfels Police Department and paramedics with the New Braunfels Fire Department were called to the 500 block of North Hidalgo Avenue for reports of a train vs pedestrian...

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Posted on: February 21, 2018

Additional Charge for Suspect in I-35 Standoff

Following the robbery and pursuit that occurred on February 19th, 2018, that ended in a standoff on I-35 at Schwab Road, the New Braunfels Police Department has continued its investigation...

Following the robbery and pursuit that occurred on February 19th, 2018, that ended in a standoff on I-35 at Schwab Road, the New Braunfels Police Department has continued its investigation into the suspect’s activities leading up to the events o...

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Posted on: February 20, 2018

Robbery, Pursuit, and Standoff

Ruben Ramirez Jr

On Feb. 19, 2018, at approximately 6:30pm, officers with the New Braunfels Police Department were called to the Lowe’s location in the 1400 block of I-35 South for a report...

On Feb. 19, 2018, at approximately 6:30pm, officers with the New Braunfels Police Department were called to the Lowe’s location in the 1400 block of I-35 South for a report of a robbery. An unknown male had entered the store, passed a note to em...

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Posted on: February 17, 2018

Stabbing

Jonathan Gomez booking photo

On today’s date (02-17-18), at approximately 10:00am, officers with the New Braunfels Police Department were called to the intersection of Hidalgo Avenue and Katy Street for reports of a stabbing...

On today’s date (02-17-18), at approximately 10:00am, officers with the New Braunfels Police Department were called to the intersection of Hidalgo Avenue and Katy Street for reports of a stabbing.  Officers arrived in the area and found...

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Posted on: February 10, 2018

Pursuit

02-10-18 Pursuit 1

On today’s date (02/10/18), at approximately 9:12am, officers with the New Braunfels Police Department attempted to make a traffic stop on a blue Nissan Altima in the 600 block of South Business 35...

On today’s date (02/10/18), at approximately 9:12am, officers with the New Braunfels Police Department attempted to make a traffic stop on a blue Nissan Altima in the 600 block of South Business 35. The driver of the vehicle refused to stop and ...

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Posted on: February 9, 2018

Bank Robbery

02-09-18 Bank Robbery Suspect 2

On today’s date (02/09/18), at approximately 4:15pm, the New Braunfels Police Department responded to the Chase Bank location in the 600 block of South Walnut Avenue for a report of a bank robbery.

On today’s date (02/09/18), at approximately 4:15pm, the New Braunfels Police Department responded to the Chase Bank location in the 600 block of South Walnut Avenue for a report of a bank robbery.  

Officers arrived and learned that a m...

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Posted on: December 22, 2017

Pursuit

George Fuentes

On today’s date (12-22-17), at approximately 5:15am, a New Braunfels Police officer attempted to make a traffic stop on a tan-colored GMC Suburban in the 1100 block of I-35 South (on the frontage road at Walnut Avenue)...

On today’s date (12-22-17), at approximately 5:15am, a New Braunfels Police officer attempted to make a traffic stop on a tan-colored GMC Suburban in the 1100 block of I-35 South (on the frontage road at Walnut Avenue).  The SUV refused...

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Posted on: December 1, 2017

Motorcycle Accident

On today’s date (12-01-17), at approximately 12:40am, the New Braunfels Police Department and the New Braunfels Fire Department were called to the 2600 block of State Highway 46 South (at Krause Lane) for reports of a motorcycle crash...

On today’s date (12-01-17), at approximately 12:40am, the New Braunfels Police Department and the New Braunfels Fire Department were called to the 2600 block of State Highway 46 South (at Krause Lane) for reports of a motorcycle crash.

Officers a...

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Posted on: December 1, 2017

NBPD Detains Four Juveniles

On today’s date (12-01-17), at approximately 12:50am, officers were called to the area of South Water Lane and Seascape Lane (in the Morningside Drive/Schmidt Ave. area)...

On today’s date (12-01-17), at approximately 12:50am, officers were called to the area of South Water Lane and Seascape Lane (in the Morningside Drive/Schmidt Ave. area) for a report of several suspicious males dressed in all black that were on ...

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Posted on: November 30, 2017

Possession of Child Pornography

Hermes Estuardo Mendez

The New Braunfels Police Department has arrested a New Braunfels man on a 3rd degree felony charge of Possession of Child Pornography...

The New Braunfels Police Department has arrested a New Braunfels man on a 3rd degree felony charge of Possession of Child Pornography. 

On Aug. 12, 2017, at approximately 9pm, NBPD officers were called to the New Braunfels Wal-Mart location in the...

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Posted on: November 16, 2017

Deployment of Less Lethal Weapons

On today’s date (11-16-17), at approximately 8:45am, officers from the New Braunfels Police Department were dispatched to a residence in the 700 block of...

On today’s date (11-16-17), at approximately 8:45am, officers from the New Braunfels Police Department were dispatched to a residence in the 700 block of Wolfeton Way in the Avery Park Subdivision for a report of a Disturbance in Progress betwee...

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Posted on: November 9, 2017

Aggravated Assault with a Deadly Weapon - Stabbing

On today’s date (11-09-17), at approximately 4:45pm, the New Braunfels Police Department and the New Braunfels Fire Department were called to the parking lot of Lowe’s in the 1400 block of I-35 South for a report of a stabbing...

On today’s date (11-09-17), at approximately 4:45pm, the New Braunfels Police Department and the New Braunfels Fire Department were called to the parking lot of Lowe’s in the 1400 block of I-35 South for a report of a stabbing. &nb...

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Posted on: November 6, 2017

Major Accident with Injuries

On today’s date, at approximately 10:45am, officers with the New Braunfels Police Department were notified by San Marcos Police of a pursuit that had started in San Marcos and was making its way towards New Braunfels on FM 1101...

On today’s date, at approximately 10:45am, officers with the New Braunfels Police Department were notified by San Marcos Police of a pursuit that had started in San Marcos and was making its way towards New Braunfels on FM 1101. 

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Posted on: November 1, 2017

Update: Credit Card Abuse

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An arrest has been made in an ongoing credit card fraud case recently featured by the New Braunfels Police Department...

An arrest has been made in an ongoing credit card fraud case recently featured by the New Braunfels Police Department.

The New Braunfels portion of the investigation began in July 2017 when credit cards were stolen from a locker at a New Braunfels-area wor...

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Posted on: October 29, 2017

Fatality Traffic Crash

On October 29th, 2017 at approximately 23:56 hours, units from the New Braunfels Police Department and New Braunfels Fire Department responded to the 1300 block of Saur Ln...

On October 29th, 2017 at approximately 23:56 hours, units from the New Braunfels Police Department and New Braunfels Fire Department responded to the 1300 block of Saur Ln, in reference to a major motor vehicle crash involving a rollover.

Upon arrival Offi...

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Posted on: October 3, 2017

Credit Card Abuse

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The New Braunfels Police Department is seeking tips from the public on the identity of a man believed to be a suspect in a number of credit card abuse cases...

The New Braunfels Police Department is seeking tips from the public on the identity of a man believed to be a suspect in a number of credit card abuse cases.  Over the last several months, the suspect (pictured in the attached photos) has been us...

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Posted on: September 8, 2017

Temporary Relocation of the New Braunfels Police Department

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As of Monday, Sept. 11, 2017, the New Braunfels Police Department will no longer be located at 1488 S. Seguin Avenue and instead will be temporarily housed at New Braunfels City Hall at 550 Landa Street...

As of Monday, Sept. 11, 2017, the New Braunfels Police Department will no longer be located at 1488 S. Seguin Avenue and instead will be temporarily housed at New Braunfels City Hall at 550 Landa Street.  This temporary move comes following roof ...

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Posted on: August 10, 2017

Operation: Crystal Lake

Multi-Agency Task Force

On Aug. 9, 2017, a combined special task force consisting of members of the D.E.A., the Comal County Metro Narcotics Task Force, the New Braunfels Police Department, the Comal County Sheriff’s Office...

(Comal County, TX)  --  On Aug. 9, 2017, a combined special task force consisting of members of the D.E.A., the Comal County Metro Narcotics Task Force, the New Braunfels Police Department, the Comal County Sheriff’s Office, th...

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Posted on: July 5, 2017

Vehicle vs Pedestrian Fatality

On today’s date (07-05-17), at approximately 12:06am, the New Braunfels Police Department and the New Braunfels Fire Department were called to the 1100 block of State Hwy 46 South...

On today’s date (07-05-17), at approximately 12:06am, the New Braunfels Police Department and the New Braunfels Fire Department were called to the 1100 block of State Hwy 46 South for reports of a single vehicle crash followed by a vehicle vs pe...

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Posted on: July 5, 2017

UPDATE: Drowning

The victim from Tuesday’s drowning in the Comal River has been identified...

UPDATE:  The victim from Tuesday’s drowning in the Comal River has been identified as 29-year old Jorge Chapa Gonzalez from Baytown, TX.  Next of kin has been notified.  Although no foul play is suspected, the man&...

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Posted on: June 21, 2017

UPDATE: Homicide

As part of the ongoing investigation into the June 17th, 2017, homicide of 17-year old Conrad Kuntz, detectives with the New Braunfels Police Department have detained an additional suspect...

UPDATE #2: On today’s date (06-21-17), as part of the ongoing investigation into the June 17th, 2017, homicide of 17-year old Conrad Kuntz, detectives with the New Braunfels Police Department have detained an additional suspect. 

A 16-ye...

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Posted on: June 18, 2017

Homicide

On Saturday, June 17th, 2017, at approximately 10:14 pm, the New Braunfels Police Department responded to the 1500 Block of Lahn Road for a report of shots fired and a possible disturbance...

On Saturday, June 17th, 2017, at approximately 10:14 pm, the New Braunfels Police Department responded to the 1500 Block of Lahn Road for a report of shots fired and a possible disturbance.

Officers arrived and located a male subject who was the victim of ...

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Posted on: June 12, 2017

UPDATE: Third Suspect Arrested in Aggravated Robbery Case

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A third suspect has been arrested following the May 19, 2017, Aggravated Robbery of a Walgreens store...

UPDATE:  A third suspect has been arrested following the May 19, 2017, Aggravated Robbery of a Walgreens store in the 1100 block of Bus. 35 South.  On June 8, 2017, an arrest warrant for Aggravated Robbery was obtained by NBPD detectives...

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Posted on: May 20, 2017

UPDATE: Aggravated Robbery

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On today’s date (05-26-17), detectives with the New Braunfels Police Department, with assistance from the US Marshals Service - Lone Star Fugitive Task Force, the GONE Unit, and the Comal County Metro Narcotics Task Force, served an arrest warrant...

UPDATE:  On today’s date (05-26-17), detectives with the New Braunfels Police Department, with assistance from the US Marshals Service - Lone Star Fugitive Task Force, the GONE Unit, and the Comal County Metro Narcotics Task Force, served an arre...

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Posted on: May 19, 2017

Update: Bank Robbery

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Update: New Braunfels Police have made an arrest in the Bank Robbery of a Wells Fargo bank location....

UPDATE:  On 05/24/17, following a thorough investigation, detectives with the New Braunfels Police Department obtained and served a search warrant on a residence in the 600 block of Creekside Way.  Based on evidence obtained during that ...

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Posted on: May 10, 2017

Online Solicitation of a Minor (Under the age of 14)

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A New Braunfels Police Department investigation led to the arrest of a local man who was charged with Online Solicitation of a Minor (under the age of 14)...

New Braunfels, Texas — On April 17th, 2017, the New Braunfels Police Department received a report from a mother who said her 13-year old son had been sent sexually explicit material by text message from an adult male.  The case was imme...

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Posted on: May 3, 2017

Aggravated Robbery

On May 2nd, 2017, at approximately 9:15pm, the New Braunfels Police Department responded to a report of an armed robbery at the Burger King restaurant...

On May 2nd, 2017, at approximately 9:15pm, the New Braunfels Police Department responded to a report of an armed robbery at the Burger King restaurant located in the 200 block of I-35 North.  Initial reports indicate that two males entered the re...

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Posted on: May 2, 2017

Robbery

On May 1st, 2017, at approximately 6pm, officers with the New Braunfels Police Department were called...

On May 1st, 2017, at approximately 6pm, officers with the New Braunfels Police Department were called to the 200 block of Creekside Way for a Theft in Progress at the Belk department store.  Loss prevention staff said that 4 people (2 males and 2...

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Posted on: April 25, 2017

DWI Crash on Main Plaza

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On today’s date (04-25-17), at approximately 12:06am, the New Braunfels Police Department was called to the 500 block of Main Plaza in downtown New Braunfels...

On today’s date (04-25-17), at approximately 12:06am, the New Braunfels Police Department was called to the 500 block of Main Plaza in downtown New Braunfels for reports of a vehicle crash.  A red Chevrolet Impala had been traveling nor...

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Posted on: February 1, 2017

UPDATE: Bank Robbery – Suspect in Custody

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A suspect in the January 25th, 2017, bank robbery in New Braunfels has been apprehended and taken into custody.

A suspect in the January 25th, 2017, bank robbery in New Braunfels has been apprehended and taken into custody.

The robbery of First Commercial Bank in the 1500 block of South Seguin Ave. in New Braunfels appeared to have been committed by the same man res...

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Posted on: January 27, 2017

Traffic Stop Leads to Human Trafficking Arrest

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On Jan. 25, 2017, at approximately 10:35pm, a New Braunfels Police officer on patrol in the 1400 block of I-35 North conducted a traffic stop for speeding...

On Jan. 25, 2017, at approximately 10:35pm, a New Braunfels Police officer on patrol in the 1400 block of I-35 North conducted a traffic stop for speeding on a black Chevrolet Impala.  While contacting the driver, the officer noticed the smell of...

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Posted on: January 24, 2017

Bank Robbery

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On today’s date (01-24-17), at approximately 12:20pm, the New Braunfels Police Department responded to First Commercial Bank in the 1500 block of South Seguin Avenue for a report of a bank robbery.

On today’s date (01-24-17), at approximately 12:20pm, the New Braunfels Police Department responded to First Commercial Bank in the 1500 block of South Seguin Avenue for a report of a bank robbery.

Officers arrived and learned that a black male h...

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Posted on: January 24, 2017

NBPD Seeks Tips on H-E-B Theft Suspects

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The New Braunfels Police Department is seeking tips from the public on the identities of two alleged shoplifters...

New Braunfels, Texas — The New Braunfels Police Department is seeking tips from the public on the identities of two alleged shoplifters.  Over the span of three days (Jan. 19, 20, and 21), a male and a female entered the H-E-B Plus! loc...

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Posted on: January 18, 2017

NBPD Seeking Victims of Scam Artist

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The New Braunfels Police Department is asking victims of a local scam artist to come forward. The alleged con man, identified as...

New Braunfels, Texas — The New Braunfels Police Department is asking victims of a local scam artist to come forward.  The alleged con man, identified as 43-year old Christopher Lee Dickey of San Antonio, has been frequenting local resta...

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Posted on: January 15, 2017

Motor Vehicle Crash Leads to Gas Leak and Road Closure

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On today’s date (01-15-17), at approximately 9:10am, the New Braunfels Police Department responded to the 500 block of South Union Avenue...

New Braunfels, Texas — On today’s date (01-15-17), at approximately 9:10am, the New Braunfels Police Department responded to the 500 block of South Union Avenue for reports of a single vehicle accident. Once on scene, officers discover...

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Posted on: January 3, 2017

UPDATE: Vehicle vs Pedestrian Hit and Run Fatality

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The victim in Tuesday’s hit and run fatality has been positively identified...

UPDATE:  The victim in Tuesday’s hit and run fatality has been positively identified as 35-year old Tara Jane Wood of New Braunfels.  Next of kin has been notified.  The search for the unknown vehicle that struck the v...

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Posted on: January 1, 2017

Ultralight Aircraft Crash

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On today’s date (01-01-17), at approximately 11:30am, the New Braunfels Police Department received reports that a small aircraft had crashed into a residence in the 1600 block of Wald Road...

New Braunfels, Texas — On today’s date, at approximately 11:30am, the New Braunfels Police Department received reports that a small aircraft had crashed into a residence in the 1600 block of Wald Road. 

After arriving on scene,...

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Posted on: December 2, 2016

Vehicle vs Pedestrian Fatality

The victim in this morning’s fatal vehicle versus pedestrian accident has been identified as...

UPDATE:  The victim in this morning’s fatal vehicle versus pedestrian accident has been identified as 17-year old Hunter Michael Thornton of San Marcos and next of kin has been notified.  Pct. 4 Justice of the Peace Jennifer Sa...

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Posted on: October 28, 2016

NBPD Receives TXDOT S.T.E.P. Grant for 2017

The New Braunfels Police Department is proud to announce that for the 8th year, the Texas Department of Transportation has awarded NBPD with the federally-funded Selective Traffic Enforcement Program grant

The New Braunfels Police Department is proud to announce that for the 8th year, the Texas Department of Transportation has awarded NBPD with the federally-funded Selective Traffic Enforcement Program grant. Known as S.T.E.P., this grant funds extra patro...More...

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Posted on: October 26, 2016

UPDATE: Missing Person Located

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UPDATE: 25-year old Raymond Kimbrell III has been located. Officers with the San Antonio Police Department

UPDATE: 25-year old Raymond Kimbrell III has been located. Officers with the San Antonio Police Department made contact with him at the Haven for Hope facility in San Antonio. Kimbrell was found in good condition and steps are being taken to maintain h...More...

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