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Officer Brandon Thornton is the Interim Public Information Officer (PIO) for the Longview Police Department. Officer Thornton acts as the liaison between the media and the police department. Contact Officer Thornton by telephone 903-237-2716 or 903-431-6081.
  1. Multiple Arrests Made in Aggravated Robbery Case

    The Longview Police Department has made multiple arrests related to an aggravated robbery that has occurred within the city. Read on...
  2. Longview Police Investigate Shooting

    On Oct. 10, 2021, at approximately 2:59 a.m., Longview Police responded to Inferno Entertainment located at 916 S. Eastman Road in reference to a shooting that just occurred. Read on...
  3. Longview Police Investigate Shooting

    On Oct. 10, 2021, at approximately 4:32 a.m., Longview officers were dispatched to the 700 block of Scenic Drive in reference to a shooting that just occurred. Read on...
  4. Longview Police Investigate Shooting

    On Oct 12, 2021, at approximately 1:06 p.m., Longview Police responded to the area of Park and Mitchell in reference to a shooting that just occurred. Read on...
  5. Gregg County Precinct 2 Constable Arrested

    On Oct. 12, 2021, at approximately 5:11 a.m., Longview officers were dispatched to the area of Gilmer Road and Evergreen Street in reference to a reckless driver. Read on...
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