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Police Offer Crime Prevention Class After String Of Burglaries

After more than two dozen recent break-ins Plano Police officers anticipated a large turnout for a crime prevention class Wednesday that teaches homeowners how to beef up security.

01/28/2015

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Drug Paraphernalia Found After Propane Torch Causes Evacuation

A leaking propane torch in a just-vacated hotel room forced the evacuation of the Crowne Plaza Addison hotel Monday. Investigators say they also found evidence of drug use in the room.

CBS 11–01/19/2015

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Frisco Citizen Warning Drivers About “Cops Ahead”

A warning for people in Frisco, but this one is coming from a citizen rather than police. The sign that in big, block letters says “COPS AHEAD” speaks for itself and can be read day or night.

CBSDFW.COM–01/14/2015

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Community Shows Support On Law Enforcement Appreciation Day

Today is Law Enforcement Appreciation Day and the culmination of Blue Light Alert.

01/09/2015

Rescue And Service Dogs Honored For Service

Sheriff reprimands officer for making K-9 vicious

The former K-9 handler for a Waco Sheriff’s office has been reprimanded following accusations of making the canine vicious and anti-social.

CBS 11–01/04/2015

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Reata Restaurant Serves Police Officers Complimentary Lunch

A show of gratitude for the men and women in blue by a Fort Worth restaurant draws praise from police.

12/26/2014

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Second Man Arrested In Connection To Bank Robbery, Detective Shootings

On Christmas Eve Burleson police arrested a second person in connection with a bank robbery and the shooting of two detectives

12/25/2014

Newly redesigned $100 notes lay in stacks at the Bureau of Engraving and Printing on May 20, 2013 in Washington, D.C. (credit: Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Houston Police Give Drivers $100 From Secret Santa

Some drivers in Houston have been getting a pleasant surprise during traffic stops this holiday season.

12/24/2014

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3 Men Arrested In Shooting Death, Robbery Of Dallas Mom

Three men were arrested in a murder investigation after a separate sex trafficking case led detectives to the suspects.

12/19/2014

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Boy, Dad Sought In Houston Mom’s Death Found Safe

Authorities say an 11-month-old boy whose mother was found dead in the refrigerator of her Houston apartment has been found safe in Mexico with his father, who has been taken into custody as a suspect in the killing.

12/12/2014

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88-Year-Old Dallas Man Missing; Last Seen At Dallas Athletic Club

The Dallas Police Department is asking for the public’s assistance in locating an 88-year-old man named Ruben Paul Nelson last seen December 4, 2014 at 4:00 p.m.

12/04/2014

Not all designer bags are made of leather. For example, Louis Vuitton is coated canvas with leather trim. If the trim is supposed to be leather, it should feel dry — not oily, slippery or sticky. The hardware should be heavy — not hollow. (credit: CBSDFW.COM)

DPD Receives $400K Grant; Cracks Down On Counterfeiters

The Dallas Police Department is joining an international effort to crack down on counterfeiters and the crimes they’re connected to.

12/04/2014

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