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Dallas Police Concerned For Safety After Harris Co. Deputy Shooting

Police in Dallas have concerns about their safety, both on and off duty, after Harris County deputy Darren Goforth was shot to death in cold blood last Friday.

08/31/2015

Women In World Summit Held In New York

Hillary Clinton Backs Police Body Cameras Amid Texas Bill

Are police body cameras about to become the law of the land? 2016 Presidential hopeful Hillary Clinton echoed Texas lawmakers Wednesday at Columbia University.

04/29/2015

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Fort Worth Among Cities Chosen For Project On Curbing Racial Bias

Fort Worth is in a group of six U.S. cities that will participate in a federal pilot program aimed at reducing racial bias and improving ties between law enforcement and communities.

03/12/2015

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Hundreds Remember Texas K-9 Officer Killed In The Line Of Duty

It was not your usual funeral procession in Paradise, Texas. Dogs panted as they trotted into the church at the sides of their handlers. And the memorial service was often interrupted by a bark or growl.

CBS 11–02/04/2015

Police Agencies Patrolling Lakes During Labor Day Weekend

Law enforcement is out reminding people to stay safe while out on the lake during the Labor Day Holiday.

08/31/2014

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Website Helps Texas Law Enforcement Catch Criminals

Catching criminals just got a little easier thanks to a new website launched by a law enforcement officer in Central Texas.

01/19/2014

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Senator West Warns Of Phone Scam In Dallas

State Senator Royce West (D-Dallas) is warning Dallas residents of a phone scam.

01/04/2014

Texas drivers use the shoulder of an Interstate during a traffic jam. (credit: Lawrence Jenkins/Getty Images)

Driving Somewhere? There’s A Gov’t Record Of That

Chances are, your local or state police departments have photographs of your car in their files, noting where you were driving on a particular day, even if you never did anything wrong.

07/17/2013

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Beefed Up Texas Online Harassment Law To Go Into Effect

Beginning this fall, victims of online harassment in Texas will have more protections under the law. State lawmakers passed the that allows police to prosecute suspects in the county where the victim lives.

CBSDFW.COM–07/11/2013

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Saginaw PD Looking For Woman Connected To Saturday Shooting

Police in Saginaw are looking for a woman they say may have the answers to a fatal shooting.

03/03/2013

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Report: US Law Enforcement Deaths Down In 2012

A nonprofit group is reporting that the number of law enforcement officers who died while performing their duties declined this year compared to 2011.

12/27/2012

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Rains County Woman Dead, Grandson Person Of Interest

The murder of a Rains County woman has sheriff’s deputies and the Texas Rangers searching for her grandson.

11/14/2012

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