Dallas Police Officer Arrested For DWI Near Love Field

DALLAS (CBSDFW.COM) – Dallas Police Officer Andrew Maldonado was arrested for driving while intoxicated at about 3 a.m. Saturday, a spokesman said in a news release.

The four-year veteran was driving near Love Field Airport and wrecked his car at the intersection of Lemmon Ave. and Lovers Ln. No one else was involved in the collision.

Police arrested the Northeast Patrol Division officer upon their arrival. Maldonado is suspended pending a criminal investigation in addition to one from the Internal Affairs division.


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  1. Julie says:


  2. Old Dog says:

    Attitude should dictate punishment. While we demand they be strong examples for the rest of us, officers are human, make errors, and do deserve a second chance sometimes. depends on attitude.

    1. Terrance Wood says:

      I agree with your sentiment. However, I think there is more. When the law is designed for destruction of an individual’s future, rather than reproof–it is a broken law. Broken laws create broken people.

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