Dallas Police Chief David Brown

(credit: Mario Tama/Getty Images)

Officer Indicted For Shooting Unarmed Suspect

In a rare move, a grand jury says a Dallas police officer should face criminal charges for the on-duty shooting of an unarmed suspect.

04/24/2014

Fountain Place in Downtown Dallas (Credit: AP Graphics Bank)

“Big D Climb” Has Participants Racing 52 Flights Of Stairs

North Texas’ biggest stair climb gets underway Saturday morning with Dallas’ police chief taking part. Those participating in “The Big D Climb” will ‘race’ up 52 flights of stairs… that’s exactly 1,040 steps.

CBSDFW.COM–01/24/2014

DPD Police Chief David Brown (credit: CBS 11 News)

Police Chief Accused Of Violating Social Media Policy With Foul Language

Some officers are accusing Dallas Police Chief David Brown of violating the department’s social media policy. The Chief has apologized on Twitter for posting foul language.

CBS 11–01/08/2014

DPD Shooting surveillance

Disciplinary Hearing Scheduled For Officers In DPD Shooting

There are new details his evening in a story CBS 11 News has been following since they first aired surveillance video of a police shooting Thursday night. The Dallas Police Department has announced that a disciplinary hearing will be held Thursday at 10 a.m.

CBSDFW.COM–10/23/2013

DPD Shooting surveillance

Dallas City Council Members Talk About Police Shooting

CBS 11 News has learned the Dallas Police Department has finished its investigation into the shooting of a mentally ill man on October 14.

CBS 11–10/23/2013

Bobby Bennett, shot by Dallas police on October 14.  He was initially charged with aggravated assault, but those charges were dropped, after surveillance video surfaced showing he did not attack officers with a knife as they reported.

Mother Visits Son Shot By Police For First Time

People who watched televised surveillance video of a Dallas police officer shooting a man who appears to be standing still are outraged.

10/18/2013

Photo of a Dallas Police Department squad car. (credit: Dallas Police Department)

Five DPD Officers Fired, Chief Criticized For Tweeting About It

Five Dallas police officers have been fired after facing disciplinary hearings.

CBS 11–03/01/2013