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Accused ambush shooter Douglas Leguin talks with CBS 11 News from the Dallas County Jail. (credit: CBSDFW.COM)

Man Accused of Firing At Police & Firefighters Speaks From Jail

Inside a Dallas County jail cell, Douglas Leguin insisted he never intended to hurt anyone, including himself in a North Dallas neighborhood Monday. Authorities say he fired shots from his AK-47 at police officers and firefighters.

CBS 11–08/14/2014

(credit: Dallas Police Dept.)

63-Year-Old Man Accused Of Soliciting Sex From Teen

Dallas police have arrested a 63-year-old man for allegedly soliciting sex from a 15-year-old boy. According to police, the incident happened Monday afternoon as the victim was walking in the 800 block of Pilot Drive.

CBSDFW.COM–07/01/2014

(credit: Jeff Ray/KTVT/KTXA)

Man With Toy Gun Detained By Convenience Store Clerk And Customer

Dallas police officers arrested a man with a toy gun around 4 a.m. Saturday after he was suspected of trying to rob a Racetrac convenience store in the 1900 block of W. Northwest Highway.

02/08/2014

An arrest warrant for Aggravated Sexual Assault has been issued for Van Dralan Dixson, 39. (credit: CBSDFW.COM)

Accused Fair Park Serial Rapist Charged With 7 Counts Aggravated Robbery

Accused Fair Park serial rapist, Draylon Van Dixson was charged with an additional seven counts of aggravated robbery on Friday.

09/30/2013

Dallas Police Senior Corporal Frank Della (credit: Dallas County Jail)

Off-Duty Dallas Police Officer Arrested At Country Fair

An off-duty Dallas police officer was jailed early Sunday morning on charges of criminal mischief and public intoxication.

09/08/2013

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Father Forgives Friend After 3-Year-Old Drowns In Her Care

North Texas father Derrick Giddings said simply, “It’s unexplainable.” The man said he can’t comprehend how his 3-year-old child could have drowned.

CBS 11–08/07/2013

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Cowboys Player Josh Brent Out Of Jail

Cowboys defensive tackle Josh Brent was released from jail on Sunday following a court order.

07/07/2013

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Mother Charged In Connection To Toddler’s Death

Dallas police have jailed a 24-year-old woman whose battered 2-year-old son died Wednesday at Medical City Hospital.

06/27/2013

(credit: Dallas County Jail surveillance video)

Excessive Force Lawsuit Filed Against Former Dallas County Jail Detention Officer

Nearly two years after Rhonda Wells was injured at the Dallas County Jail, she has filed a lawsuit against the former detention officer who hurt her.

CBS 11–05/15/2013

(credit: Dallas County Jail surveillance video)

Caught On Video: Inmate Claims Abuse At Dallas County Jail

A Mesquite woman has filed a lawsuit for an incident caught on camera at the Dallas County Jail.

05/14/2013

(credit: Dallas Police Dept.)

“I Choked My Mom”

A 25-year-old man was arrested after police say he choked his mother to death at her Red Bird home Saturday night.

05/12/2013

(credit: CBS 11 News)

Dallas Police: Modern Day Palm Readers

Investigators have been finding palm prints for decades. It was less than four years ago, though, the Texas Department of Public Safety created a searchable statewide database of them.

CBS 11–04/26/2013

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