Dallas Mayor Issues Proclamation Declaring 2020 'A Year Of Nonviolence'Dallas Mayor Eric Johnson issued a proclamation Friday declaring 2020 "a year of nonviolence" in honor of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day.
Dallas Police Chief Renee Hall's Plan To Reduce Violent Crime Gets Mixed ReviewsThe 26-page report has been distributed to Mayor Eric Johnson and the Dallas City Council. The Mayor said it doesn’t go nearly far enough.
Dallas Mayor's Task Force On Safe Communities Is Weeks Away From Presenting RecommendationsWith 195 murders in the city of Dallas through December 9, the pressure is on the Dallas Police Department to develop a comprehensive plan to fight violent crime.
Dallas Mayor Eric Johnson Calls Level Of Violent Crime 'Patently Unacceptable'Mayor Johnson said in a letter to the City Manager, the Dallas Police Department should have a Crime Reduction Plan in place by the end of the year.
Salvation Army’s Red Kettle Campaign Kicks Off In Fort Worth & DallasThe familiar sounds of bells ringing will soon fill the air as the Salvation Army kicks off its annual Red Kettle campaign across North Texas.
Mayor Eric Johnson Names Lawyer Tim Powers As Ethics Reform CzarThe managing partner of international law firm Haynes & Boone will form a working group to focus on overhauling the city’s ethics code.
Dallas Police Chief Renee Hall Returns To Work As Study Critical Of Department Discussed At City HallMayor Eric Johnson and council members welcomed Chief Hall back after she took a medical leave for an unspecified procedure.
Dallas Mayor Defends DPS Patrols After Accusations Of Over-Policing In South Dallas"I think they’re trying to address where the data points then in terms of criminal activity," said Mayor Eric Johnson.
Eric Johnson Sworn In As Dallas Mayor: 'It Is Indeed A New Day In Dallas'Among his priorities: increase civility and eradicate corruption at City Hall, use data to drive solutions and focus on education and workers in the city.