Dallas County Jail Officials Confirm At Least 5 Inmates Have Tested Positive For COVID-19After reporting the infection of one inmate, officials at the Dallas County Jail have confirmed four other inmates have tested positive for the coronavirus.
Sheriffs In Dallas, Collin County React To COVID-19 Threat By Not Arresting Class C Misdemeanor OffendersIn an unprecedented move, Collin County Sheriff Jim Skinner sent a letter to police agencies asking officers to avoid bringing low level offenders to the jail to lower the risk of COVID-19 infiltrating the inmate population.
Suspect Charged In Shooting Death Of 2-Year-Old Boy Near DallasA 2-year-old boy was shot and killed Sunday evening.
Tractor-Trailer Carrying Cattle Overturns In MesquiteA truck carrying more than 100 head of cattle has overturned at a major freeway interchange in Mesquite.
Lupe Valdez On Missing Gun: 'I Take Responsibility For Any Error'Lupe Valdez said Thursday she has done due diligence in looking for a 9mm Beretta that was reported as having not been returned after she left the department in December.
Former Dallas County Sheriff Jim Bowles Dies At 89Former Dallas County Sheriff Jim Bowles died peacefully Saturday evening surrounded by family in Mexia, Texas. He was 89.
Burning Body Found In Southeast Dallas CountyThe Dallas County Sheriff's Office is investigating after a body was found burning in southeast Dallas County Sunday evening.
Lupe Valdez Kicks Off Gubernatorial Campaign In DallasDemocrat and former Dallas County sheriff Lupe Valdez kicked off her campaign Sunday afternoon to become Texas' next governor.
Commissioners Select Marian Brown, A Candidate, As Interim Dallas County SheriffDallas County Commissioners appointed Chief Marian Brown, number three under Lupe Valdez, as the interim Sheriff effective just after midnight on January 1.
DSO Chief Deputy Marian Brown Named Interim SheriffDallas County Commissioners have named Dallas County Sheriff's Department Chief Deputy Marian Brown as the interim sheriff for Dallas County.
Dallas County Sheriff Lupe Valdez Announces Run For GovernorWednesday morning Dallas County Sheriff Lupe Valdez announced that she is officially entering the race to become the next governor of the state of Texas.
Report: Dallas County Sheriff To Resign, Run For GovernorEarlier this month Valdez said exploring a run in 2018 as a Democrat and challenge Republican Governor Greg Abbott.
Investigators Examine 3 Deadly Hit-And-Run Accidents Over WeekendSunday was a busy day for accident investigators, with three deadly hit and run crashes in North Texas.
Ex-Deputy Gets Three Life Terms For Sexually Assaulting GirlA former Texas law enforcement officer whose career ended when he was accused and convicted of sexually abusing a young girl almost 30 years ago has now been sentenced to three life prison sentences for sexually assaulting a 12-year-old girl in 2009.
Search Suspended For Missing Man In HutchinsHutchins Police said they have suspended search efforts for a man who was reported missing following a car accident Saturday because "there is not enough evidence of life."