James Harper

10 P-CRIME TOWN HALL

DPD Chief Addresses Police Involved Shootings At Town Hall Meeting

Dallas city officials answered questions about recent police involved shootings and ongoing efforts to improve relationships between the Dallas Police Department and the community.

08/25/2012

David Brown

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

Police in riot gear control a crowd in southeast Dallas on July 24, 2012. (Credit: Jay Gormley/KTVT)

Lone Witness In South Dallas Cop Shooting Speaks

The only known person to witness the scuffle between a Dallas police officer and a suspected drug dealer talks about what she saw.

07/25/2012

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

Dallas Shooting 911 Call Released

Dallas Police revealed more about the initial 911 call received before Tuesday’s fatal shooting. The caller indicated there was a kidnapping going on, but police do not believe that to be true.

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

A number of Dallas Police cars line up across the street from Dixon Circle Missionary Baptist Church the day after a Dallas Police officer shot and killed a suspect during a foot chase. (Robbie Owens/CBSDFW)

Tensions Remain High Following Dallas Officer-Involved Shooting

Residents of the Dixon Circle neighborhood in Dallas remain on edge the day after a Dallas Police officer shot a man he was chasing.

07/25/2012