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Dallas County Video Shows Last Moments Of Joseph Hutcheson’s Life

DALLAS (CBS 11 NEWS) – Joseph Hutcheson’s wife and mother were visibly upset leaving from a meeting with Dallas County Sheriff Lupe Valdez. The Sheriff showed them a 40-minute long security video of Hutcheson’s last […]

CBS 11–08/28/2015

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Activists Call For Dallas County Sheriff To Release Tape Of Jail Death

Dallas activists and the family of Joseph Hutcheson are demanding that Dallas County Sheriff Lupe Valdez release surveillance video recorded earlier this month when Hutcheson died in the lobby of the Lew Sterrett Justice Center.


Lew Sterrett Justice Center
(Gabriel Roxas - CBS11)

Dallas Co. Sheriff’s Dept. Not Releasing Video Of Jail Lobby Death Incident

The Dallas County Sheriff’s Department released a brief statement Friday afternoon explaining why it would not release lobby video from July 31.


Lew Sterrett Justice Center
(Photo: Anthony V.)

Dallas Co. Sheriff Seeking Witnesses To Saturday Lobby Incident

Joseph Sheldon Hutcheson, 48, ran into the jail lobby screaming his wife was out to kill him. After officers restrained him he died.


Lew Sterrett Justice Center
(Gabriel Roxas - CBS11)

Man Dies After Collapsing In Dallas County Jail Lobby

A spokesperson for the department says the man was behaving erratically and would not calm down before officers had to restrain him.


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A Machete Drawn, Did A North Texas Deputy Do Enough?

Triggered by an I-Team investigation, the Dallas County Sheriff’s Department has re-opened an internal affairs investigation.


Horses roaming Oak Cliff neighborhood.
Jeff Paul - CBS11

Oak Cliff Residents Want Wild Horses Caught

At least three horses were seen on Monday morning on the Oak Cliff neighborhood near the 600 block of West Pentagon Parkway.



Dallas County Deputies Spend Morning Rescuing Stuck Drivers

In a seven-hour stretch Thursday morning, Dallas County Deputy Reade Denny assisted in about 20 stuck driver incidents.


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DeSoto Police Shoot, Arrest Suspected Car Thief

Police say the suspect tried to run over one of their officers.



Neighborhood Blogger Feared For His Life After Officer Run-In

A Dallas man who documents police activity around his neighborhood said officers intimidated him to the point he thought his life was in danger.


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Computer System DPD Passed On Working Great For Sheriff’s Deputies

It’s the tale of two law enforcement agencies – The City of Dallas vs. Dallas County. At issue is a records management system used inside patrol cars that give law enforcement agencies access to critical information or help them book criminals.

CBS 11–09/23/2014

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Off-Duty Arlington Police Officer Involved In Deadly Shooting

An Arlington police officer is under investigation for a deadly shooting that happened while he was off duty.