New Dallas Police Chief Eddie Garcia Now Certified Texas Peace Officer After Passing State ExamDallas' next police chief Eddie Garcia arrived in town Wednesday, Jan. 27 and took his Texas Commission on Law Enforcement exam and passed it, sources tell CBS 11.
City Of Dallas To Receive 2,000 Doses Of COVID-19 VaccineThe city anticipates receiving its first doses within the next 72 hours for inoculations to begin Saturday, Dec. 26.
New Dallas Police Chief Expected To Be Named From List Of 7 Finalist By End Of MonthThis week, the seven finalists for Dallas police chief will take part in a series of interviews, some of which will be streamed live to the public.
Dallas Hands Out 37 COVID-Related Code Compliance CitationsDallas Code Compliance Manager Paul Ramon said in post cases when businesses were contacted about a violation, they complied.
Dallas Police Department To Implement Tracking System Aimed At Identifying Potential Officer Misconduct“The goal is to be able to identify problematic behaviors and correct them before they become an issue,” said Dallas Police Lt. Stephen Williams in an email.
Leaders Asking For Public Input On Selection Of New Dallas Police ChiefAs the search for Dallas’ new police chief gets underway, city leaders are inviting members of the community to be a part of the process.
City Of Dallas Honors Botham Jean On His Birthday, Encourages Citizens To #BeLikeBoThe City of Dallas honors the memory of Botham Jean -- a man shot and killed in his own home by a then police officer who has since been convicted of murder. Mayor Eric Johnson has declared today #BeLikeBo Day.
Dallas Police To Get Approximately $7M More Next Year Despite Cut In OvertimeThe city will spend about $7 million more on police in the next year fiscal year that begins October 1, totaling around $561 million.
City Council Votes To Cut Dallas Police Overtime, While Increasing Overall Department FundingThe Dallas City Council voted 11-4 Wednesday night to cut $7 million from the police overtime budget, while increasing overall funding for the department.
GOP Demonstrates At Dallas City Hall Day Before Council Potentially Cuts Police OT BudgetAbout 40 area Republican party leaders and members held a "defend the police" demonstration in front of Dallas City Hall.
Dallas Police Chief Renee Hall Seeks To Reassure Public After Gov. Abbott Ripped City Council For Reducing Overtime BudgetAfter the meeting, a variety of council members held a news conference to defend their vote to cut the department's overtime budget by $7 million, about 25%.