APD Commander's Forum: No major crime problem in Southwest Austin

July 30, 2012

OAK HILL – Sometimes no news is the best news. In their presentations, Officers Jamie Jobes and Steve Deaton highlighted upcoming crime prevention initiatives, but did not mention any crime issues in the Oak Hill area at the APD Region 4 Southwest and Southeast Commander’s Forum Tuesday night.

Other than traffic violations and a few thefts, Oak Hill has been good on the crime front as of late, Deaton said after the presentation. He mentioned the murder recently where a body was found in a retention pond in a park in the Travis Country neighborhood, but stressed the actual crime did not take place there.

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