Houston’s Light Rail System
The staff at the Neartown Storefront wants to ensure that the storefront is meeting
the needs of our neighborhood. To do that, we must reach as many citizens
as we can. We want to make sure that you are aware of the resources available
here at the storefront and also through the Central Division and the Entire
Houston Police Department.
Sgt. Johnie Vollert,
Neartown Storefront Supervisor
The Storefront is a significant commitment of personnel and equipment from the HPD to ensure your safety and security. The staff and equipment consist of the following:
This staff covers four shifts across a seven day-a-week, 24 hour per day operation.
* For more information on any of these programs, please contact the Storefront.
This is where we focus the bulk of our effort at this storefront. The following is an overview of our capabilities:
We have 3 full time and 6 part time officers who patrol the area on bikes. This is often used as a high-visibility compliment to an on-going operation. The 3 full time officers patrol the parks.
This effort is aimed at criminal violations that lend themselves to quality of life matters for the neighborhoods. They include a wide range of issues such as:
We have a full-time crisis counselor who assists patrol officers and citizens in criminal investigations. She is also available at the storefront Tuesday through Saturday, 8pm until 4am. You can leave a message any time.