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 stories 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 story!

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DPD Officer Seeks Counseling After Deadly Attacks, Encourages Others To Participate

A veteran Dallas Police officer is coming forward to acknowledge he’s coping with a troubling side effect from last week’s deadly attack.


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Questions Raised About Gun Used By Dallas Sniper

Images of the sniper’s gun have emerged, and there are questions about how he got it and whether it was legal.


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Oak Lawn Men Say They Were Chased By Fake Officer

They say it was five minutes of terror when they thought they were about to become victims of a hate crime.


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Study: Mosquitoes Prefer Pregnant Women, People Who Drink And Athletes

Each day that passes this summer increases the threat of getting a bite from a disease carrying mosquito.


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Dangerous Living Conditions Force Apartment Residents Out

As many as 24 families have been removed from what officials with the City of Cedar Hill are calling “dangerous living conditions.”

CBS 11–06/28/2016

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Apartment Residents Forced To Leave “Dangerous Living Conditions”

The apartment building in Cedar Hill was condemned because of severe mold, water damage, collapsing walls and no air conditioning.


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City Of Cedar Hill Considers Condemning Apartment Complex

CBS11 got a look inside an $800 per month apartment with a rotting ceiling and water soaked walls covered with mold.


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Dallas County DA Suffers Another Mental Illness Setback

Dallas County District Attorney Susan Hawk seems to have suffered another setback in her treatment for mental illness.

CBS 11–06/21/2016

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Dallas Co. Sheriff’s Dept. Military-Style Rifle Found In Arlington

The discovery led to an audit of the Dallas County Sheriff’s Department arsenal.


Danny Defenbaugh ran the Dallas FBI office from 1998 to 2002 but he also oversaw some of the biggest terrorism investigations in American history.

Former Head Of Dallas FBI Defends Agency’s Handling Of Orlando Attack

Former head of the Dallas FBI office, Danny Defenbaugh is defending the agency’s handling of the Orlando terror attack.


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Security Expert: You Should Fight To Survive Terror Attack

Adopting a “warrior mentality” may save your life during a terrorist attack.


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Woman’s Car In Accident While Repair Shop Had It

Those who run the Richardson repair shop say they had every right to drive it.




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