How do I file a police report?
Reports have to be taken in person either at the police station or by an officer coming to your house
or the scene of the crime.
How can I get a copy of an accident report?
Accident reports are available at the records division. You can get information on a report by
calling 281-319-9706. You can get a copy of a report by written request, in person, or through the mail. If your request is
by mail, you need to enclose a self-addressed, stamped envelope and include a letter requesting a copy of your case number.
Requests are fulfilled and mailed same day. If you make the request via phone and speak to a records clerk, the copy of the
report can be picked up at dispatch 24 hours a day. Anyone can pick up a copy of the report as long as they have the case
number. Records Division is open Monday - Friday 7:00am - 5:00pm
How can I get fingerprinted?
Everyone that is arrested gets fingerprinted. If you need to be fingerprinted for other purposes,
you may come to the police station at 310 Bender. Fingerprints can be done Monday - Friday. A valid driver license is
How can I find out how much a traffic citation will cost?
Call the municipal court at 281-446-6574.
Do I need an alarm permit for a home alarm?
Yes, alarm permits are required for all home alarms within the City of Humble. Permits can be obtained
from city hall. I you have questions, please contact 281-446-3061.
Is there a teen curfew?
Persons age 16 and younger are prohibited from public places without adult supervision
How can I get a copy of my criminal record?
- 11:00 p.m. on any Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday until 6:00 a.m. of the following day;
- 12:01 a.m. until 6:00 a.m. on any Saturday or Sunday; and
- 9:00 a.m. until 2:30 p.m. on any Monday Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, or Friday when school is in session
Criminal records are maintained by the Texas
Department of Public Safety. Call 512-424-2000 for more information.
What is the law on passing an emergency vehicle stopped on the side of the road?
The new law states that when approaching ANY emergency vehicle (Police, Fire, EMS etc.) you must vacate
the lane closest to the emergency vehicle; ie change lanes if you are on a multi-lane roadway. If you only have one lane then
you must slow to a speed not more than 20 MPH below the posted speed limit.
Can the police ask me to leave a parking lot because I am riding my skateboard?
The police can ask you to leave a parking lot if the owner of the lot does not want you skating on their
premises. Skateboards are not allowed in the downtown area.
Can I lose my driver's license if I get caught with tobacco by the police and I am
Your license can get suspended by a judge if you do not attend the mandatory tobacco awareness class
after being convicted of possession of a tobacco product.
How long after my driver's license expires do I have before the police can ticket
me for expired license?
You can be ticketed for expired license the day after your license expires.
Can I cut through the a parking lot when traffic is heavy?
No. It is against the law to cut through any parking lot to turn onto one highway from another
Is it legal to drive in the median to make a turn into a parking lot?
No. It is against the law to drive in, or across any median or area designated by crossed lines or hash
marks to divide two roadways. It is not legal to drive in the median at any time.
How long does my turn signal have to be on to make a turn?
You are required to activate your turn signal at least 100 feet before you make your turn or change
Can I pass a school bus, unloading children, on a road with a median?
You cannot pass a school bus when unloading or loading children. The only exception is if the roadway is
divided, separating the road into two separate roads. The separation may be made by a concrete barrier or grassy median, not by
lines painted on the road.
Can I be arrested for a traffic violation?
Yes. Anyone can be arrested for any traffic violation except for speeding and having an open container
of alcohol in a vehicle. It is at the officer's discretion on how to handle each situation.
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Location: 310 Bender Avenue Humble TX 77338
Phone: 281.446.7127 - Emergency: 9-1-1