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DPD Diffused Violent Shooting Protest Situation 2 Years Ago

It has been a tense week in Missouri where authorities have been dealing with violence from some protestors, almost nightly. It was just two short years ago when Dallas seemed to be teetering on the edge of a similar situation.

CBSDFW.COM–08/18/2014

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National Night Out Special In Dixon Circle Neighborhood

Across North Texas and the nation tonight, neighbors will gather to take a stand against crime. Locally, in one Dallas neighborhood that includes convincing residents that police are not the enemy.

CBS 11–10/02/2012

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Chief Brown Announces Dallas Police Policy Changes

Dallas Police Chief David Brown announced new polices for dealing with officer involved shootings as the investigation of last month’s shooting of James Harper nears completion.

08/10/2012

Chopper 11 footage shows a crowd gathering near the scene of a shooting in southeast Dallas on July 24, 2012. (Credit: Chopper 11)

ME Report: DPD Officer Did Not Shoot Suspect In Back

An autopsy report released Tuesday seems to back the Dallas Police Department account of an officer involved shooting that nearly ended with a riot one week ago today.

CBSDFW.COM–07/31/2012

Chopper 11 footage shows a crowd gathering near the scene of a shooting in southeast Dallas on July 24, 2012. (Credit: Chopper 11)

Media Coverage To Blame For Shooting Outrage?

the wake of a fatal police involved shooting, Dallas’ Dixon Circle neighborhood came dangerously close to violence last week. As television news crews broadcast live images of the angry crowd spilling onto the streets, many have wondered whether the coverage helped encourage the chaos.

07/30/2012

Dallas Police in riot gear control a crowd that gathered near the scene of a fatal shooting on July 24, 2012. (Credit: Jay Gormley/KTVT)

Police Involved Shooting 911 Radio Transmissions

CBS 11 New has acquired the 911 radio transmissions from Tuesday’s shooting at Dixon Circle in South Dallas.

07/26/2012

A street sign in the Dixon Circle area of South Dallas. (credit: CBSDFW.COM)

Dixon Circle Getting Back To Normal

The atmosphere in the South Dallas neighborhood where a Dallas police officer shot 31-year-old Jame Harper Tuesday is cooling down, but some residents say police need to improve relations with the neighborhood.

07/26/2012

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Dallas Police Tie 7-Year Record In Suspect Deaths

This year has proven to be one of the most deadly for Dallas police officers in their confrontations with criminal suspects.

07/25/2012

A street sign in the Dixon Circle area of South Dallas. (credit: CBSDFW.COM)

DPD Shooting Neighborhood May Not Look How You Think

Folks in the south Dallas neighborhood where a suspect was killed in an officer-involved shooting acknowledge that there is a concern over quality of life. But they are adamant about fighting against the label of being the most dangerous neighborhood in the city.

CBSDFW.COM–07/25/2012