Dallas Police Association

After Threats, Dallas Police Union Requests Change To Keep Officers SafeDPA's President Ron Pinkston urges the department to stop releasing the names of the officers involved in deadly force situations.
DPA Leader Wants Officer Names Kept PrivateDallas Police Association president Ron Pinkston on Tuesday urged the Dallas Police Department not to release the names of officers who are involved in deadly force situations.
DFW Police Come Together In SupportNorth Texas police will light up the Metroplex on Friday as they support Gov. Greg Abbott's statewide call to 'Stand with Law Enforcement.'
Dallas Police Concerned For Safety After Harris Co. Deputy ShootingPolice in Dallas have concerns about their safety, both on and off duty, after Harris County deputy Darren Goforth was shot to death in cold blood last Friday.
Some DPD Officers Say Unfair Discipline, Stress Partly Behind Slower ResponseThe head of the Dallas Police Association tells CBS 11 News that mentally beaten down officers are among the reasons for longer waits when it comes to responding to 911 calls.
Dallas Murder Rate On The Rise21 in 22 days, that's the number of homicides in Dallas already during the month of June.
Dallas Police Association Upset With CNN Anchor After Shooting CommentsThe Dallas Police Association is upset with the words used by CNN Anchor Fredricka Whitfield who called the gunman that attacked DPD headquarters 'couragous.'
Dallas PD "Attentive" Sunday During HQ Shootout InvestigationA clean-up effort remains in-progress at Dallas Police HQ. Meanwhile, the local police union is urging more security for officers, including armored vehicles. Dallas Police Chief David Brown said that several officers were "blessed" after having come within mere inches of being shot during the multi-hour standoff.
Dallas Police Asking For Hundreds More Body CamsPolice body cameras have been a pilot program so far in Dallas, but they hope to eventually equip every street officer with one.
New DPD Policy Will Allow More Officer Stun Gun UseThe Dallas Police Department plans to allow its officers to use stun guns more often and the decision has solid support from the Dallas Police Association.
Records Reveal Dallas Police Officers With Checkered Work HistoryRecords show that about 160 officers in Dallas, one of the country's largest police departments, remain on the job despite being punished for a variety of offenses, some serious such as theft, excessive force and lying.
Dallas County Prosecutor Charged With DWI Remains SuspendedAfter his DWI arrest early Sunday morning, Dallas County prosecutor Justin Moore may not be celebrating Monday, his 28th birthday.