Office of Community Relations

Officer Brandon Thornton is the Public Information Officer for the Longview Police Department.
  1. Coronavirus Update

    Governor Issues Order Requiring Face Coverings

    Texas Gov. Greg Abbott issued Executive Order GA-29 on Thursday, July 2 requiring Texans to wear face coverings in public in any county with more than 20 positive COVID-19 cases including Gregg and Harrison counties. Read on...
  2. Heritage Plaza News Flash

    Outdoor Event Process During COVID-19

    Texas Governor Greg Abbott’s Executive Order GA-28 has prohibited most outdoor events of more than 10 people, unless the event is an excepted special category or receives explicit permission from the Mayor. Read on...
  3. Offices Closed

    City Offices Closed for Independence Day

    City of Longview offices will be closed Friday, July 3, in observance of Independence Day. All city offices will resume regular business hours Monday, July 6. Read on...
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    Governor Issues Executive Order to Contain Spread of COVID-19

    The order reduced some services and businesses across the state as the number of infections and hospitalizations from the disease have increased in recent days. Read on...
  5. Police Station

    Information on New Police Station

    In 2018, Longview voters approved a bond to fund constructing, renovating, and equipping police and fire stations and relocating the fire and police training center and emergency operations center. Read on...
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    Prescription Drug Drop Box Available at Police Department

    The Longview Police Department and the City of Longview’s Coalition for Drug Free Youth encourages everyone to safely dispose of unused, unwanted or expired medications in the Prescription Drug Drop Box in the lobby of the Longview Police Department. Read on...
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