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Posted on: April 14, 2021

Migratory Birds in The Colony TX.

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Need to submit a concern or early sighting of migratory birds? Please submit a Migratory Bird Concern Report.

Nesting birds, such as herons, egrets and other nesting
waterbirds, bring challenges such as noise, odor and significant amounts ofexcrement that covers streets, sidewalks, cars and mailboxes on public and
private property. People may find the birds&a...

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Police News
Posted on: April 1, 2021

National Pharmaceutical Take Back Initiative

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On Saturday, April 24, 2021, from 10am - 2pm, The Colony Police Department will host a "Drug Take Back" collection sites at The Colony High School. 4301 Blair Oaks Dr.

The Colony Police Department is focused
on removing potentially dangerous controlled substances from our residents and citizensmedicine cabinets.

 A national take-back day will provide a unified opportunity
for the public to surrender expired,...

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Police News
Posted on: April 1, 2021

Distracted Driving

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Please pay 100 percent attention to the road ahead of you. Officer De La Cruz wants you to arrive at your destination safely.

There are so many ways be distracted while you drive. Texting is probably the number one reason for car accidents. Why is texting so bad? Texting while driving has become a huge risk factor because it employs all three forms of distracted driving. Here ar...

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Police News
Posted on: January 7, 2021

COVID-19 Vaccine Scam Alert

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The public should be aware of the following potential indicators of fraudulent activity:

• Advertisements or offers for early access to a vaccine upon payment of a deposit or fee;• Requests asking you to pay out of pocket to obtain the vaccine or to put your name on a COVID-19 vaccine waiting list;• Offers to underg...

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Police News
Posted on: February 4, 2021

Practice the 9PM Routine

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Leaving anything of value in your vehicle is not a good practice. Leaving your vehicle unlocked, even if nothing of value is inside, is also highly discouraged.

Officers have taken vehicle-theft reports where weapons, cash, phones, computers, prescription medication, sun glasses, tools, and many other things are taken. 

Take that extra step and keep your valuables safe! 

Prevent theft from your ho...

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Police News
Posted on: April 1, 2021

Help Prevent Package Theft

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There is a steep rise in package thefts this time of year, especially in our apartment-home community.

We feel the best way to prevent package theft if ordering on Amazon is to use a Amazon Locker at the following local locations:• Circle K 5621 South Colony - name of box is Challenge• Circle K 6801 Main St. - name of box is ReciprocityIf you are getting p...

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Police News
Posted on: April 1, 2021

Exchange Zone

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Don't forget to use our Exchange Zone (located in the Police Department parking lot behind the jail building) if you are selling or purchasing items online. It is monitored on camera 24/7.

Tip: If you find an item online for sale and the price is too good to be true, most likely it is a scam. Never agree to wire or send money to purchase an online item unless you have verified the authenticity of the seller.

If you have any questions please ...

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