Public safety

A police officer displays his badge. (credit: William Thomas Cain/Getty Images)

Police Put Safety First At The State Fair Of Texas

If you plan on being one of the tens of thousands of people expected to attend the State Fair this year, Dallas police want you to know that your safety is their number one priority.


A shot of the control tower at Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport. (credit: Tom Pennington/Getty Images)

Man Arrested After Running Onto DFW Airport Property

A man who ran onto the Airport Operations Area at Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport was arrested without incident Monday, an airport spokesman said.


A Dallas Fire-Rescue ambulance.  (Photo credit Kent Chapline,

Fire Fighter Labor Groups Warn City About Cutting Dispatcher Positions

Fire fighter labor groups are warning city leaders that emergency calls currently answered in seconds will take much longer if dispatcher positions are cut and their shifts changed, as next year’s budget currently mandates.