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Dallas Police Association Offers 10-Point Reform Plan For DPD

A new survey finds many of the officers at the Dallas Police Department, who residents and business owners rely on, have a low morale. The head of the city’s largest police union says 80% of their members are unhappy on the job.

09/16/2014

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Police Association Reveals DPD Reform Plan

The Dallas Police Association on Tuesday is going public with a 10-point plan to revamp the Dallas Police Department. Chief David Brown received a list of the recommendations.

09/16/2014

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DPD Chief Wants Less Officers, More Tech

The crime rate in Dallas has decreased over the last 10 years. Because of this, Chief David Brown is asking for funding for less police officers and more police technology.

05/27/2014

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DPD Releases Dashcam Video Of Officer Involved Shooting

One day after Dallas Police Chief David O. Brown announced changes to the department’s use of force policy, complaints are pouring in.

CBS 11–01/14/2014

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Dallas Police Plan Changes To Use Of Force Policy

DPD Police Chief David O. Brown is prepared to roll out significant changes regarding the department’s use of force policy as early as April of this year.

CBS 11–01/13/2014

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Police Unions Take Opposite Sides In Officer Involved Shooting

The decision by Dallas Police Chief David Brown to fire an officer involved in a shooting last month is dividing factions in the department.

KRLD–01/10/2014

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Friends Baffled By Attorney’s Shootout With Dallas Police

The windows shattered by gunfire have been replaced at the Glass House apartments in Uptown Dallas, but those who knew Michael Schmidt well, are still trying to put together what happened.

01/03/2014

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Suspects Stole DPD Smoker For Dope

Two men were arrested and a smoker worth $10,000 was recovered by its owners — Dallas Police — on Sunday. Suspects told police they were hired to steal it for $75 worth of drugs.

06/16/2013

A beer sits on a bar top on August 8, 2007 in London, England. (credit: Cate Gillon/Getty Images)

Houston Police Adopt DD Cab Program From Dallas

The Houston Police Officer’s Union has adopted a cab program aimed at curbing drunk driving among police officers. The program was inspired by a similar program in place in Dallas.

01/24/2013

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DPD Sgt. Left Holding Bag Over Chick-Fil-A Sandwich

The controversy over Chick-Fil-A may now have impacted the Dallas Police Department.

08/08/2012

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DPD Launches Intervention Program To Detect ‘Bad’ Officers

The Dallas Police Department has launched a new program to detect bad officers before they go too far. But some officers think the ‘intervention’ program goes too far.

06/21/2011

A beer sits on a bar top on August 8, 2007 in London, England. (credit: Cate Gillon/Getty Images)

Dallas Cop Cab Program Curbing Drunk Driving

There is a new program in Dallas designed to keep drunk drivers off of the road, but it is not intended for the general public.

01/05/2011