Tag Archives: Public Safety

An Introduction to Jaime Giraldo, Midtown Houston’s Security Coordinator

  Since the creation of the Midtown Management District (MMD), the volunteers of the Public Safety Committee have worked tirelessly to address safety concerns in Midtown Houston.  Midtown has four law enforcement agencies, private security, and one patrolling agency working as the eyes and ears of the community every day. These officers engage the community

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Midtown Houston Furthers Commitment to Homeless Outreach

  In recent months, SEARCH Homeless Services’ Outreach Specialist, Eric Johnson, and LaVoy Darden have been meeting with the homeless population in Midtown Houston. With dedicated guidance during the pilot phase from December through May 2021, the team found that over half (171) of those engaged want permanent housing. It is reported that 18 of

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Rideshare App Safety in Midtown Houston

  Rideshare apps are all the rage thanks to the convenience of easily getting to your next location simply by opening your smartphone. Yet there is still a degree of risk inherent to calling a ride. Follow the tips below to stay safe while utilizing this resource in Midtown Houston. Steps to Stay Safe in

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How to Prevent Stolen Deliveries in Midtown Houston Over the Holidays

  The holidays are marked by an increase in deliveries. Packages are left at our homes more often than usual, which is ideal for a thief. Limiting the possibility of a stolen delivery is the key.   Keep Track and Keep Calm First and foremost, it’s important to carefully track the packages you expect so

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Your Guide to Getting Around Safely and Easily in Midtown Houston

  In Midtown Houston, your options for transport are broad. This week we’re giving you a direct look into the best ways to travel in Midtown Houston. No stress necessary! METRORail Midtown Midtown Houston provides ample access to the METRORail, the most cost-effective system in the city. Plus, you don’t have to deal with the

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Winners of Midtown Houston Awards Feature the Best-of-the-Best for Local Dining, Entertainment and Arts

  The world is quickly discovering the treasure that is Midtown Houston. There are exquisite restaurants, trendy nightclubs, laid-back lunch spots, cool bars and an abundance of art – all within walking distance – and easily accessible by METRORail. This year, we decided to celebrate the Midtown Houston businesses, restaurants and organizations that make us

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Build Community With Local Law Enforcement at Midtown Houston’s National Night Out in October

  National Night Out will hold special meaning for all Houstonian’s  as we  unite neighbors and law enforcement through friendly, family-oriented celebrations. Here’s how you can join this event in Midtown Houston. Have you ever wanted to know more about the men and women in uniform who devote their lives to ensuring safety and security

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Public Safety Alert: Staying Safe During Hurricane Harvey and Reporting Issues

(Photo courtesy of ABC13.com) Houston is currently under a Hurricane Watch. Houston residents can expect to see a significant amount of rainfall over the next five days, which will likely lead to flooding. We’ve put together useful resources and advice below that will help you and your family stay safe. How to Quickly and Easily

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Have an Open Conversation With a Local Police Officer at Upcoming Midtown Houston Coffee With a Cop Event

  Coffee is a daily habit that many of us love to indulge in. It gets us energized or provides comfort when we need reassurance. It also makes for great common ground when you have the chance to chat openly with a police officer about your concerns, questions or shared interests.  Join us at Midtown

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