The abused animal situation in Dallas County is acute enough that commissioners are thinking about creating a special unit within the District Attorney’s office specifically to prosecute animal abuse cases.
For most of us, downtown parking can be a pain. However, CBS 11 News has found two North Texas politicians who have found a way to escape the hurt – all at the expense of the rest of us looking for a meter to plunk a quarter in.
For the first time in memory, officials in the Dallas County Commissioners Court restricted public access to commissioners between the end of the open session and the beginning of executive session.
Dallas County’s Department of Justice director is defending ankle monitors, saying few clients tamper with them and it saves the county up to $125,000.
While most of North Texas escaped serious injuries in Tuesday’s tornado outbreak, some Dallas County district judges housed in the Frank Crowley Courts Building were concerned their facility wasn’t prepared for the emergency.
Dallas County Judge Tonya Parker says she won’t perform marriage ceremonies until homosexuals can marry.
The controversial appointment of a founder of the New Black Panthers to a committee meant to find a replacement for the county’s director of homeland security is on hold.
The U.S. Supreme Court may have put state redistricting plans on hold, but Dallas County residents are a big step closer to being able to vote in a primary election in 2012, at least for county offices such as commissioner or Justice of the Peace.
An often-overlooked item on the Dallas County Commissioners Court agenda caused a flap at Tuesday’s meeting.
After 30 years, Dr. Ron Anderson is out as chief executive officer at Dallas’ Parkland Hospital. The hospital board made the decision Tuesday night.
A federal judge has blocked Dallas County’s plan to save money by laying off a number of deputy constables.
There will be no criminal complaints brought in the altercation Wednesday between Dallas County Commissioner John Wiley Price and local reporters.