Houston Police Department Chief Art Acevedo spoke briefly about two areas of crime in Houston that are on the rise. First he mentioned Burglary of a Business. "Since The Covid-19 Shut Down, the burglary of office buildings and empty restaurants in Houston is up 31%. The other crime is obviously assault, which has gone up 9%. Many of those cases are related to domestic violence"
The Chief also commented that HPD Detective and Covid-19 patient Ray Cervantes is showing progress. "He has opened his eyes and is responding to stimuli." He added that the detective still has a long way to go.