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Arlington Off-Duty Officer Shoots, Wounds Suspected Burglar

An off-duty Arlington police officer was involved in a shooting around 6 a.m. Sunday with a suspected burglar at an apartment complex in the 5900 block of Valley Creek Lane.

03/02/2014

Thomas Kantzos. Federal investigators say a 17-year veteran of the Arlington Police Department provided confidential information to a known drug dealer, from whom he was buying anabolic steroids. Thomas Kantzos, 45, was arrested Tuesday, June 11 2013. Arrest and booking photos are provided by local law enforcement officials. Arrest does not imply guilt and criminal charges are merely accusations. A defendant is presumed innocent unless proven guilty beyond a reasonable doubt and convicted in a court of law.

Former Arlington Cop Sentenced To A Year In Prison

A fired Arlington police officer, caught up in a department wide steroid scandal, will spend a year and a day in jail for his attempt to protect an alleged drug dealer.

02/12/2014

UTA Research Institute Cashes In On Drone Technology

The University of Texas Arlington Research Institute, or UTARI, is part of a state-wide push to cash in on the future of drones. They’re researching ways unmanned vehicles can function safely in the air, on the ground — even in the water.

01/27/2014

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One Dead After Shooting At Arlington House Party

Police are investigating the death of a man after a shooting Saturday night at a house party in Arlington.

01/19/2014

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Rollover Accident Leaves 1 Dead in Arlington

Arlington police are investigating an accident that killed a woman in the morning on Sunday near Interstate 20 and State Highway 360.

01/12/2014

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Local Police Department Posts DWI Jingle Video

Around the holidays, police always want to get the message out to not drink and drive. This year, Arlington police decided to sing the message.

CBSDFW.COM–12/20/2013

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Arlington Police Find 3 People Shot Inside Vehicle

Police in Arlington were called out to the 1100 block of Lexington and Arkansas just after 3 p.m. When officers pulled over a vehicle suspected to be involved they found 10 young males inside, three of whom had been shot.

CBSDFW.COM–12/11/2013

Arlington Police Department Assistant Chief James Hawthorne. (credit: CBSDFW.COM)

Assistant Arlington PD Chief On Paid Leave After Arrest

Hours after Arlington police tweeted a photo of an event designed to end domestic violence; police officers arrested one of their top commanders on a charge of family violence.

CBS 11–11/18/2013

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KRLD Community Hero: Fighting Crimes Against Children

A North Texas police detective has a passion for doing what’s right as part of the Crimes Against Children’s unit. His efforts have now earned him statewide recognition.

11/12/2013

Officer Thomas Kantzos faces federal charges for provided confidential information to a known drug dealer. (credit: Arlington Police Dept.)

Ex-North Texas Officer Admits Tipping Off Dealer

A former North Texas police officer has pleaded guilty to passing unauthorized information to a drug dealer who authorities say gave him and other officers anabolic steroids.

10/29/2013

Officer Thomas Kantzos faces federal charges for provided confidential information to a known drug dealer. (credit: Arlington Police Dept.)

Former Arlington Police Officer To Plead Guilty In Steroids Case

A fired Arlington police officer is set to plead guilty for his role in protecting an alleged drug dealer who sold anabolic steroids to department personnel.

10/25/2013

Ricky Lynn Brown's mug shot (credit: Arlington Police Department)

Husband Admits Killing His Wife In Motel Room

The Arlington Police Department is investigating the fatal shooting of a woman at a motel overnight.

09/21/2013

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