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Dallas FBI & Local Police Announce New Crime Task ForceThe Dallas office of the FBI announced a new task force will work with local police departments on violent crime. Police in Dallas and Garland are hoping their initiatives will help head off crime and be more cost-effective.
2 Killed, 1 Injured In Arlington ShootingPolice in Arlington are investigating the motive for a shooting at an apartment complex that left two men dead and a third injured.
Group Wants Commitment To Ending Black-On-Black CrimeCommunity activists are calling for a stronger commitment to ending black-on-black crime. The group beleives the effort should begin with local religious leaders and elected officials getting more involved.
Coppell PD Launches New Online Crime Mapping System A North Texas police department is using technology to help residents protect themselves and help the department solve crimes.
East Dallas Saying Goodbye To Weed & Seed ProgramsThe Federal Government’s Weed-and-Seed program is ending, and that is going to hit a coalition of East Dallas neighbors especially hard. The Ferguson Road Initiative is composed of 35 areas groups located along Ferguson Road between Interstates 30 and 635, the LBJ Freeway.