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Texas Looks To Shine Light On Private Campus Police Records

A violent arrest involving campus police at Rice University in Houston prompted a bill that would force private universities’ police departments to release more information to the public.

03/27/2015

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Plano Parents Worried About School Shooting Threat Investigation

An investigation into a potential shooting threat at a Collin County school has parents worried about the safety of their children.

03/27/2015

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Officers ‘On Watch’ After North Texas Lawmaker Receives Threats

Law enforcement is being extra-vigilant with a North Texas Republican legislator who has received threats over a bill that would limit independent bloggers filming police.

03/24/2015

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Police Shootings Of Mentally Ill Reveal Gaps In Care

In Dallas, a person with mental health problems that included bipolar disorder was killed by officers responding to a disturbance call, while another was seriously wounded in a separate shooting.

03/19/2015

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Safety A Priority At This Year’s SXSW Festival After 2014 DWI Crash

Follow CBSDFW.COM: Facebook | Twitter AUSTIN (CBSDFW.COM) – The South by Southwest Music Festival kicked off Tuesday afternoon in Austin. And after a deadly 2014 DWI crash, safety is priority number one for law enforcement there. CBS […]

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Texas Lawmaker Wants Limits On Bloggers Recording Cops

A Republican Texas lawmaker wants to create strict buffer zones between police and “independent bloggers” who record police activity.

03/13/2015

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NRH Police Searching For Attackers Of 93-Year Old Man

A 93 year old North Richland Hills man was been beaten and robbed in his garage and police are looking for his attackers.

03/04/2015

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Fort Worth Cop Arrested For Suspicion Of DWI

Fort Worth police have arrested one of their own after responding to a car accident overnight on Randol Mill Road.

03/03/2015

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Suspect Leads FW Police On Chase In Stolen Car

Fort Worth Officers say they tried to pull over a suspicious vehicle on Northpark Drive, near the Stockyards at 4 a.m. Monday morning.

03/02/2015

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Travis Kvapil’s NASCAR Car Stolen From Hotel Before Race

Police say Travis Kvapil’s NASCAR Sprint Cup car has been stolen ahead of a race this weekend near Atlanta.

02/27/2015

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Ex-DA Watkins: No Knowledge Of Dez Video Case

Dez Bryant’s involvement in a July 2011 police call to a Walmart parking lot in Lancaster, Texas is not news to the Cowboys, who sources tell me have known about the incident since that time.

02/26/2015

2009 Tour de France third placed, seven-time Tour de France winner and Kazakh cycling team Astana (AST)'s Lance Armstrong of the United States (L) kisses his girlfriend, US actress Anna Hansen as she carries their baby, Max, on July 26, 2009 on the famous Champs-Elysees Avenue in Paris, at the end of the 160 km and last stage run between Montereau and Paris Champs-Elysees. 2007 Tour de France winner and Kazakh cycling team Astana (AST)'s leader Alberto Contador of Spain won the 2009 Tour de France ahead of Danish cycling team Team Saxo Bank (SAX)'s leader Andy Schleck of Luxemburg and Armstrong. (Photo credit: JOEL SAGET/AFP/Getty Images)

Lance Armstrong Cited For Hit & Run In Aspen

Armstrong initially allowed his girlfriend to take the blame for hitting two parked vehicles last December in Aspen, Colorado.

02/03/2015

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