Temple

Temple PD warns of old scam resurfacing around town

Recently, the Temple Police Department has received complaints that an old scam is beginning to resurface in the community.

Temple teen acquitted of 2012 murder charge

A Bell County jury has acquitted a teen of a 2012 murder charge. Jurors deliberated for about 90 minutes before returning the not guilty verdict of Cedric J. Lilly, 18, who was charged with the murder of a 34-year-old Temple man.

Temple PD unveils new campaign

Thursday, at 1:00 p.m., a press conference was held in front of the Temple Police Department’s main headquarters.

Temple Police arrest alleged copper thief

Temple Police have arrested a man for copper theft.

Cold temps cause Temple to open emergency warming centers

The Temple Office of Emergency Management (OEM) is activating the Emergency Warming Center Plan starting Wednesday to provide a temporary warming space for homeless or distressed persons in the city.

Temple PD makes another arrest in local copper thefts

A Belton man was arrested Thursday after officers say they found him attempting to steal copper. 

Identity of man who died in Bell Co. jail released

UPDATE - The man who died in the jail on Wednesday was Steven David Evans, DOB 09-16-1953. At the time of booking he reported his home address as 4352 Knob Hill Drive Mobile, Alabama.

Full closure expected for I35 tonight in Belton

Interstater 35 will be closed in the northbound direction through Belton on Thursday, January 30, from 7 PM – 7 AM in order to allow crews to shift traffic and move concrete traffic barrier.

Man dies while in custody at Bell County Jail

On Tuesday January 1-28-14 Temple Police arrested a Subject for possession of marijuana. He was booked into the Bell County Jail at 4:04 pm. The Subject gave his home address as Mobile Alabama.

Temple PD thwarts copper theives

Due to a recent rise in the theft of copper from homes under construction throughout the City of Temple; Investigators from the Temple Police Department’s General Investigations Unit began to conduct late night surveillance in various con