CBS 11 News has learned the Dallas Police Department has finished its investigation into the shooting of a mentally ill man on October 14.
Late Friday afternoon Dallas Police Chief David Brown ordered that the charges be dropped against a man shot by officers earlier this week.
Dallas police shot a mentally challenged man earlier this week and the entire incident was caught on camera. But now there’s a conflict – the officers’ description of the event and video from a neighbor’s security camera don’t match up.
A police chase early Tuesday ended in gunfire and the suspected driver in the hospital. Police told CBS 11 News it began as a traffic stop.
Tuesday afternoon Arlington police confirmed the officer shot while serving a felony warrant is 21-year veteran Officer Charles Lodatto. The officer and the shooting suspect were both shot in a residential neighborhood in Saginaw.
Two Highland Park police officers are on leave after shooting and killing a motorcyclist near the Southern Methodist University campus in Dallas. Witnesses say they thought police were working an automobile accident when they suddenly heard gunshots.
A grandfather checking on his neighbor is shot and killed by Fort Worth police. The Shots rang out early Tuesday morning near Woodhaven Country Club, in east Fort Worth.
Police in Richardson are investigating a bizarre incident that ended with shots fired by an officer, a car crash, and a woman dead. Richardson police explained that one woman, suspected of a traffic violation, simply would not pull over and stop.
Officials with Garland police have terminated one of their officers. Patrick Tuter was fired for violating department pursuit and use of force policies. Tuter shot at a suspect more than three dozen times, hitting him three.
A suspect was shot by police officers following a standoff at a home in far west Fort Worth early Monday morning. The man allegedly waved weapons at police officers.
It was an early morning August 31 police chase that ended with the shooting death of a 25-year-old man. New details of the chase reveal dozens of shots fired at the suspect and has led to a Garland police officer being placed on leave.
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.