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Byron Betler

Plano Officer Arrested For DWI, Evading Arrest

Byron Betler, who’s been a Plano police officer since January 2005, is arrested by colleagues.

07/01/2015

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Wife Of DPD Officer Who Survived Shootout Relieved

The wife of one of the police officers fired upon by James Boulware this weekend is still shaken from the incident.

06/15/2015

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Panel Clears Dallas Police Officer Fired In Excessive-Force Case

A grand jury has declined to indict a Dallas police officer fired for using excessive force in a videotaped incident in which a suspected panhandler was pinned to the ground on a street in Deep Ellum.

05/05/2015

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Charges May Not Be Filed In Duncanville Police Officer Crash

Dallas County sheriff’s investigators now say there may be no arrests or charges in the case of a crash involving a Duncanville Police Officer.

04/30/2015

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S.C. Cop Charged With Murder For Shooting Caught On Tape

Another deadly officer involved shooting has North Texans and people across the country talking. The South Carolina police officer fatally shot a man during a traffic stop in an incident captured on video.

04/07/2015

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Shoot Or Don’t Shoot? Simulator Puts Citizens In Police Officer’s Shoes

A police officer’s decision to shoot or not to shoot can rattle communities, lead to protests, and even divide the nation.

03/27/2015

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Former North Texas Police Officer Sent To Prison For Fatal Wreck

A former North Texas police officer has been sentenced to eight years in prison after being convicted of causing a 2011 patrol car wreck that left two cousins and an unborn child dead.

01/20/2015

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Glenn Heights Police Officer Struck By Car

A Glenn Heights police officer was struck by a car and injured Wednesday evening.

CBSDFW.COM–01/07/2015

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Plano Police Department Hiring New Officers At Top Dollar

You wouldn’t know it by looking at her, but Stephanie Benjamin moved from New York and gave up a television news career to become a Plano police officer.

CBSDFW.COM–01/06/2015

Burleson Officers Shot During Bank Robbery (Credit Billy Sexton, CBS 11)

Burleson Police Detectives Shot By Suspected Bank Robber

Two Burleson police officers are recovering after being shot by an alleged bank robber.

CBSDFW.COM–12/19/2014

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Police Officer Inspired To Become Positive Role Model In The Dallas Community

Inspired as a child by a Fort Worth police officer, Ivan Gomez decided he also wanted to make a positive difference in his community and address the lack of Hispanic police officers.

11/24/2014

(credit: Cleburne Police Department)

Cyber Attackers Target Cleburne After Police Officer Kills Dog

Someone is targeting the city’s computer systems and city officials think the cyber attacks are linked to the recent killing of a family pet by one of the city’s police officers.

10/29/2014

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