CHIEF PHELPS SAYS PLAN IN PLACE TO REDUCE BURGLARIES

The recent rash of burglaries has Brenham Police Chief Rex Phelps quite concerned.

Brenham Police Chief Rex Phelps

Brenham Police Chief
Rex Phelps

Phelps says that while Part 1 crimes have seen a dramatic decrease over the past few years, the number of motor vehicle burglaries has spiked in just the last few weeks.

Chief Phelps and his staff have put together a proactive strategy he believes will help apprehend suspects and prevent more crimes. 

A big part of that, according to Phelps, is getting the community to help out…

 

 

One of the most sought-after items in these burglaries are guns.  Phelps says when weapons are stolen the problem is drastically magnified…

         

 

Phelps says his officers have already made several arrests in relation to some of the burglaries, and he expects more in the near future.