Police

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Should Police Take A Backseat When Responding To Mentally Ill?

Mental health advocates question if there is a better way for police to respond to calls involving the mentally ill.

04/28/2015

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Dallas PD Investigates Toddler’s Death

Dallas Police are investigating the death of a five-month-old child.

04/25/2015

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Former High School Coach Under Investigation By Denton ISD, Police

A Coach at Denton High School who abruptly resigned last week is under investigation by the school district and police

04/21/2015

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Two Suspects Caught After ATM Smash & Grab In Lewisville

Police were called to another ATM smash and grab early Friday morning at a convenience store on I-35E in Lewisville. Now authorities say two people are in custody.

04/17/2015

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Reward Offered For Sex Offender That Fled Halfway House

A reward has been offered for information leading the the capture or arrest of a registered sex offender who escaped from a Fort Worth halfway house Wednesday morning.

04/16/2015

Amy Hedtke, arrested after taping traffic stop with police (credit: CBS 11 News)

North Texas Mom Arrested After Taping Traffic Stop With Police

A North Texas mother says she was arrested while trying to protect her son from police.

04/15/2015

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Irving Man Arrested After Stand Off With Police

An Irving man is in police custody after a stand off his home with a gun.

04/05/2015

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Police Investigate After Body Of Teenage Boy Discovered In McKinney

Police are investigating after the body of a teenager was discovered early this morning in McKinney.

04/02/2015

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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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