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Austin Police Chief Art AcevedoAustin Police Chief Art Acevedo
Art Acevedo leads Austin's police department of 2,300 sworn law enforcement and support personnel who carry out police operations within the City of Austin, as well as the Austin-Bergstrom International Airport, city parks and lakes, and municipal courts. With an annual budget of $283 million, APD serves Austin’s diversified population in the 13th largest city in the United States. Under Chief Acevedo’s leadership, the APD has been reengineered into a data driven and intelligence led policing organization. more...

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Don't Be a Scott: Hands-Free Austin PSA

Distracted Driving endangers drivers, passengers and bystanders. Law prohibits the use of electronic hand-held devices while driving or biking. Click here to view the Hands-Free website.