Public Safety

Officers and residents pose for group picture in front of National Night Out yard sign

Hundreds gather for National Night Out in Boerne

More than 600 residents and 22 officers gathered for National Night Out to strengthen community-police partnerships.

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Sergeant Pablo Morales speaks at his promotion ceremony

Boerne Police Officer Pablo Morales promoted to Sergeant

Sergeant Morales began his career with BPD in 2012 and has received numerous accolades over that time.

Learn more about Sergeant Morales.

picture of Boerne Police Chief Jim Kohler

Boerne’s Chief of Police to retire

After more than three decades of exemplary service to Boerne and its residents, Boerne’s Chief of Police Jim Kohler will retire on October 31, 2021.

Read more about Chief Kohler.

hot car demonstration showing temperature higher inside parked car than outside

Hot car demonstration aims to prevent heat stroke deaths in children

If you see a child locked in a parked car, call 9-1-1 immediately. Read more about heat stroke prevention.

Learn more about hot car safety.

Eagle Scouts cut the ribbon to the new K-9 training facility

Boerne Police unveil new K-9 training facility

The facility is the result of an Eagle Scout project by two Boerne students, Samuel Adams and Ian Siemens.

Read more about the training facility.

Boerne police officers pose for picture with woman and boy

Coffee With a Cop builds relationships between officers, community

The Boerne Police Department connected with members of the community during its Coffee With a Cop event downtown.

Read more about Coffee With a Cop.

drug take back day 2021 pictures

Drug take back day bigger than past years

Lt. Cody Lackey and Officer Rebecca Foley coordinated and ran this year’s event and estimated more than 20 people dropped off unused or unwanted prescription medications.

Read more about the drug take back program.

2020 Boerne police awards

Police department recognizes officers during 2020 awards ceremony

The Boerne Police Department held their annual Awards Ceremony on March 11, 2021, to recognize exemplary service in 2020.

Read more about the police awards ceremony.