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Maypearl Police Chief Kevin Coffey. (credit:

Maypearl PD Chief Investigated For Improper Contact With 14-Year-Old

North Texas police Chief Kevin Coffey has been put on administrative leave while investigators look into his contact and interactions with an underage girl.


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Four Dallas Officers On Administrative Leave After Suspect Death

The Special Investigations Unit of the Dallas Police Department is looking into the death of a man after he was Tasered by a police officer.


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DISD Student Captures Teacher’s Profanity-Laced Lecture On Cell Phone

While a 12-year-old student recorded with her cell phone, her teacher delivered a nearly 7-minute profanity-laced lecture.


DPD's Leslie Richardson (credit: Dallas Police Department yearbook)

DPD Officer May Have Ignored Screams For Help

Dallas Police have placed a veteran officer on administrative leave, while they investigate if he ignored a mother screaming for help after her children were abducted by gunpoint.


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Elementary Teacher Accused Of Going To School Drunk

A teacher at West Elementary in Grand Prairie was arrested on August 22. When Megan Updegraff arrived at work on Friday members of the staff suspected she was drunk.


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Family Says DPD Shooting Of Relative Was Unjustified

Dallas police shot a mentally challenged man earlier this week and the entire incident was caught on camera. But now there’s a conflict – the officers’ description of the event and video from a neighbor’s security camera don’t match up.


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Dallas Police Officer Arrested For DWI

A Dallas police officer was arrested in Rockwall for allegedly driving while intoxicated. He’s a 15 year veteran of DPS.


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Manager Of Dallas Program Indicted For Misusing Funds

A Dallas County grand jury indicted the manager of a City of Dallas program Thursday morning for allegedly misusing between $1,500 and $20,000 in public funds.

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A photo of Dallas Police Senior Corporal Norm Smith and his wife Regina. (credit: Dallas Police Deptartment)

Dallas Police Officer On Administrative Leave Says She’s A Burglary Victim

A suspended high ranking Dallas Police Officer says thousands of dollars of items were stolen from her car as she was visiting her husband’s grave.


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Source: High-Ranking DPD Officer Under Investigation

According to Dallas police officials, a high-ranking female Dallas police officer is under investigation for making inappropriate comments to a male colleague while in the city of Rowlett.


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DPD Fires Officer Who Faces Assault Charges, Failed Drug Test

An officer facing multiple charges for assaulting his girlfriend and who later tested positive for using marijuana has been fired following an internal investigation, a police department spokesman said Tuesday.


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Teenager Shot After Lunging At Deputy Constable With Knife

A Dallas County Deputy Constable shot and injured a 17-year-old suspect who lunged toward him with a knife Tuesday night, a spokesman said.