Dallas County DA Addresses Safety Concerns In Oak LawnAfter a string of attacks during the past six months, residents say they're not happy no one's been arrested.
Community & Police Unite To Find Oak Lawn AttackerThere have been more than a dozen attacks in the Oak Lawn neighborhood since September, but not a single suspect arrested. Now, community leaders are hoping that a display of trust with the Dallas PD will help solve these cases.
Attacks In Oak Lawn Neighborhood Lead To New PartnershipAs part of National Crime Victim's Rights Week, which begins today, the Dallas Police Department is joining forces with Equality Texas. They're the state's largest organization that fights for LGBT equality.
Oak Lawn Attack Victims Not Reporting Crimes To PoliceAccording to community leaders, there have been five attacks in the Oak Lawn area in the past three weeks. However, in each of the recent cases the victims have not reported the crimes to police.
Latest Oak Lawn Robbery, Assault Appears To Be "Bias Crime" Says DPDPolice say two men came up from behind him, knocked him down, beat him and robbed him. The victim told police one of the suspects used a slur.
Dallas Police Investigate Another Attack In Oak LawnThe victim says he believes one of the suspects struck him in the back with an object.
Police Investigating Whether Robbery Suspects Are Connected To Oak Lawn AttacksDallas police arrested two men for aggravated robbery and are investigating whether they may be connected to Oak Lawn attacks, the department announced Sunday.
Dallas Mayor To Walk In Oak Lawn Friday Night, Police To Add Patrols After 12th Attack"Anytime, any one neighborhood has an intensity of crimes like this, you've got to take it very seriously," says Mayor Mike Rawlings.
Man Says He Was Attacked, Beaten In Oak Lawn Thursday NightAmbushed and hit in the head while walking to a friend’s house. While you slept overnight there was another attack in the Oak Lawn-area of Dallas.
Bar Owners Take Security Steps in Oak LawnDallas police are investigating eleven violent crimes since September 1st; among them, robbery, assault, and one hate crime.
Oak Lawn-Area Safety Topic Of Public Meeting With PoliceSome residents in a Dallas neighborhood say they still feel compromised, after nearly a dozen violent attacks in the past few months. Today the public is invited to a lunchtime meeting with police in Oak Lawn to search for ways to beef up security.
More Security In Oak Lawn With "Lights, Camera, Action" After Recent AttacksResidents say violent crime in the area has been on the rise.