News Releases

  • February Sales Tax Check

    The City's Sales Tax Revenue is up 1.84% compared to this time last year. The year to date revenue is up 4.64% compared to the budgeted amount.

    02/09/2017 9:11 AM

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    Bustin for Badges

    4th annual Bustin for Badges Clay Shoot, money earned will benefit local law enforcement agencies.


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    Citizens Police Academy

    The Odessa Police Department is now accepting applications for the 24th Session of the OPD Citizens Academy.

    01/27/2017 3:15 PM

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    Household Hazardous Waste

    Properly dispose of common household chemicals at the City's Household Hazardous Waste Facility or pick up and reuse some products such as paint.

    01/12/2017 4:03 PM

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    Odessa Police Make Arrest for Aggravated Robbery

    Odessa Police have arrested Desi Hugo Franco and charged him with Aggravated Robbery.

    12/27/2016 1:01 PM

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    The Odessa Police Department is asking for the public's assistance in locating these individuals who have multiple outstanding warrants with Municipal Court.

    12/27/2016 9:09 AM

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    Illegal Gambling Operation Arrest

    Officers make an arrest in connection to an illegal gambling operation investigation.

    12/22/2016 4:59 PM

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    Great Texas Warrant Roundup

    The Great Texas Warrant Roundup begins Saturday, February 25. Anyone with a warrant is subject to arrest unless they dispose of their ticket now.

    02/21/2017 8:45 AM

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    Sewer Bills Set in December, January & February

    Use less water now and save money later. Sewer rates are based on a average of water usage in December, January & February.

    12/15/2016 4:04 PM

  • November Sales Tax Check

    The City's Sales Tax Revenue is up 3.02% compared to the budgeted amount expected for the fiscal year.

    11/10/2016 9:54 AM

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    Arrest Made

    Two arrests made in connection to hit and run accident.

    09/20/2016 12:54 PM

  • OPD Multi-Purpose Facility

    Artist rendering of the New OPD Multi-Purpose Facility. The Odessa Police Department is excited to announce a new multi-purpose facility.

    09/13/2016 10:52 AM