excessive force

Officer Jesus Martinez

Fired Officer’s Supporters Want Him Re-Instated

Officer Jesus Martinez was fired from his job with the Dallas PD in November for excessive force, but several people across the city want to see him back with the department.

12/10/2014

(credit: CBSDFW.COM)

City Of Dallas & DPD Facing Federal Civil Rights Complaint

There could be problems ahead for the Dallas Police Department. Leaders with a local organization say they’re preparing to file a federal civil rights complaint against the force and the City of Dallas.

CBSDFW.COM–11/20/2014

(Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images)

PD Investigating Claims Of Excessive Force Against Teen

A 15-year-old boy is allegedly ‘taken down’ by police. It started with a bonfire on private property in Wilmer and turned into a chaotic run-in with officers and firefighters.

CBSDFW.COM–05/05/2014

Dallas Police Department (image via KTVT)

Dashcam Video Shows DPD Officer Beating Suspect

A DPD officer fired has been accused of excessive force and is also facing criminal charges.

03/21/2014

(credit: Dallas County Jail surveillance video)

Excessive Force Lawsuit Filed Against Former Dallas County Jail Detention Officer

Nearly two years after Rhonda Wells was injured at the Dallas County Jail, she has filed a lawsuit against the former detention officer who hurt her.

CBS 11–05/15/2013

(credit: Dallas County Jail surveillance video)

Caught On Video: Inmate Claims Abuse At Dallas County Jail

A Mesquite woman has filed a lawsuit for an incident caught on camera at the Dallas County Jail.

05/14/2013

A picture of the outside of the Rainbow Lounge. (credit: CBSDFW.COM)

Rainbow Lounge Raid Documentary Premieres In Fort Worth

Nearly three years after a police raid at a Fort Worth gay bar, a new documentary is bringing the incident back into the spotlight.

03/15/2012

6 More Shown the Door at DPD

After a number of disciplinary hearings with Dallas Police Chief David Brown since last week, a number have been shown the door – including six on Thursday.

09/23/2010