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6 Armed Robberies In Lake Highlands In 30 Days

In less than 30 days, six people have been robbed at gunpoint in Lake Highlands all while exercising in the same East Dallas neighborhood.


South Dallas Neighborhood Dumping Ground For Dogs

A South Dallas neighborhood near Dowdy Ferry and Tea Garden Road is a dumping ground for both living and dead dogs.



Man In Car Exposes Himself Near Jogger In East Dallas

Dallas Police are investigating and have ordered extra patrols along Glencoe Street where the situation unfolded.


Letter from "Jesus" found on some homes in East Dallas.
Jeff Paul - CBS11

Note From “Jesus” Concerns Some East Dallas Residents

A scripture scare in East Dallas is causing fear among some residents after they discovered a cryptic, handwritten letter with bible messages that preach, “The end of the world is near.”


(credit: Gilma Avalos/CBS 11 News)

Thieves Target East Dallas Residents For Rims And Tires

Jacked up on bricks with their rims and tires gone, some residents in East Dallas feel they’re being targeted by a group of thieves for their wheels.


(credit: CBS 11 News)

Brick Wall Falls At East Dallas Apartment Complex

The brick facing of an outside wall suddenly collapsed at an East Dallas apartment complex Monday morning, taking hundreds of bricks with it.


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Signs Point To ‘Big Reveal’ In East Dallas

Signs are sprouting up all over a North Texas neighborhood with an incomplete message. But it’s not a misprint, it’s a mystery.

CBS 11–02/18/2015

Dallas Police

Suspects Arrested In East Dallas Robbery, Shooting

Dallas Police arrested three men suspected of shooting two victims inside an East Dallas apartment on Monday night. One victim was critically injured.


Firefighters return a cat to its owner during the 3-alarm fire at the Winsted at White Rock Lake apartments on April 11. (credit: CBS 11News)

Welding Torch Blamed In Dallas 3-Alarm Apartment Fire

Dallas Fire-Rescue officials say the “careless use of a welding torch” by maintenance workers is to blame for a three-alarm fire that burned around 8:30 p.m. Friday at the Winsted at White Rock Lake apartments.


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Hoarder Found Dead In His East Dallas Home

An East Dallas man, who had been listed as missing for days, has been found dead inside his home.

CBS 11–03/27/2014

Photo provided by Sally Rodriguez and the Dallas Municipal Archives

Members Of Hitler’s Army On The Shores Of White Rock Lake

During the second World War, almost 80,000 German and Italian Prisoners of War were shipped to Texas. From 1944 to 1945, several hundred were held in a camp on White Rock Lake.



Kip’s Big Boy Restaurant Lives On

Kip’s Big Boy restaurant was a landmark on the corner of Northwest Highway and Hillcrest. The building was demolished in 2005, but part of the legacy lives on.