Burglary Suspect Arrested, Escapes In Police CarWhite Settlement Police are searching for a man who escaped in a police car after being arrested for burglary.
'Move Over Or Slow Down' Law Includes Tow TrucksNine years ago the state passed the Move Over/Slow Down law, for police cars, ambulances and fire trucks that are on the side of the road, with their lights flashing. But many drivers may not know that last September the law was expanded to include tow trucks.
Carrollton Resident Uses PD Radio To Help Injured OfficerWhen Carrollton resident Tim Bailey heard a loud impact, he darted to the scene –– and ended up helping save a wounded Carrollton Police officer.
Mystery Good Samaritan Helps Carrollton Officer In Broadside WreckA Carrollton police officer is recovering in Parkland Hospital after his squad car was hit broadside by another vehicle, a Lexus whose driver police have yet to identify.
Carrollton Officer Reflects On Near-Death ExperienceA five-year veteran of the Carrollton Police Department, Officer Jeff Salle said helping those in need is what motivated him to join the force. Last weekend, it almost got him killed.
SUV Hits Parked Carrollton Police CruiserA passing Sport Utility Vehicle struck a police cruiser while the Carrollton officer was assisting a stranded motorist Saturday night, department spokesman Jon Stovall said.
Dallas Woman's Family Asks Why Squad Car's Lights Weren't On Before AccidentThe family of a Dallas woman who was struck and killed by a police cruiser in the early-morning hours of Sunday are questioning why the officer did not have his lights and sirens activated.
Teenager Shot After Lunging At Deputy Constable With KnifeA Dallas County Deputy Constable shot and injured a 17-year-old suspect who lunged toward him with a knife Tuesday night, a spokesman said.
Two Dallas County Deputies Fired In Fraud ScandalTwo of the 35 deputies implicated in a Dallas County fraud scandal were fired Wednesday, and more terminations are expected to come later in the week.
Two DPD Officers To Go Before Grand Jury After Deadly WreckAfter an investigation, the deadly crash involving an officer who hit an SUV will go before a grand jury.