J.D. Miles

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J.D. is an award-winning reporter who has been covering North Texas for CBS 11 since 1996. He began his career in Longview and also worked as a reporter in Johnson City, Tennessee and Tulsa, Oklahoma. But he’s a native Texan who was born in Dallas and raised in Plano. He attended Plano Senior High School and SMU, where he found his passion for journalism and decided to pursue a career in TV news.

J.D. has reported from all over the world including the Middle East, Europe and Canada. He has also covered Texas from the Gulf Coast to the Panhandle. You’ll see J.D. at the scene of many of the most important┬ástories affecting North Texans. Some of his most memorable recent experiences include being knocked down by Hurricane Katrina in 2005, dodging wildfires in West Texas in 2006 and wading through floodwaters in North Texas in 2007, all while meeting some extraordinary people along the way.

When he’s not on air, J.D. is a competitive tennis player, and you’ll usually find him practicing on a court or playing in a local tournament. He currently covers the Dallas Police Department for CBS 11 and is always on the lookout for the next big┬ástory!

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Grandmother Says School Board President Threatened Her Over Complaint

In Collin County, a school board president is accused of threatening a woman and her job after she was critical of Community ISD.

04/16/2015

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Texas Fathers Take Fight For Equal Custody To State Capitol

Texas fathers took to the state capitol today to support a bill for equal parenting, and a Frisco dad was front and center.

04/15/2015

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Decisions About Volunteer Fire Station Wracked By Sex Assault Scandal

A controversial decision was made Monday night about the future of a volunteer fire department wracked by a sex assault scandal.

CBS 11–04/13/2015

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Purple Hearts Awarded To 2009 Fort Hood Massacre Survivors, Victims

Five and a half years after the 2009 Fort Hood massacre, came confirmation that the global War on Terror includes Texas as a battleground.

04/10/2015

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Video Shows Thieves Stealing Sick Mom’s Gift For Twin Sons

A woman’s heartbreaking story drove Plano police to solve a heartless crime.

04/10/2015

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Duncanville Woman “Facebook Shamed” After Leaving Animal Clinic A Bad Review

One Duncanville woman says she was socially skewered after a trip to an animal clinic.

CBS 11–04/07/2015

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Some Question Richardson’s Mayor Decision To Quit, Take New Job

Is funny business behind the Richardson Mayor’s decision to suddenly quit and go into private business?

04/02/2015

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Dallas DA Speaks At SMU, Briefly Addresses Difficult Week

Dallas County District Attorney Susan Hawk did not directly address lingering controversy over her stay in drug rehab and recent office shake up during a public appearance.

03/31/2015

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Shoot Or Don’t Shoot? Simulator Puts Citizens In Police Officer’s Shoes

A police officer’s decision to shoot or not to shoot can rattle communities, lead to protests, and even divide the nation.

03/27/2015

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The Bomb Factory Re-Opens To Long Lines, Positive Reviews

If a line out the door is a good sign for this opening night The Bomb Factory will be a success.

03/27/2015

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Texas Lawmakers Propose Bills To Regulate Drilling Statewide

If you think gas wells are too close to homes and schools, wait until you hear how much closer they could be getting.

03/23/2015

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Plano Man Rumbled His Harley Across America Saving Lives

Despite helping to save others, Rick Kackley an advocate for cancer patients has lost his fight against lung cancer.

CBS 11–03/18/2015

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