In Midst Of Officer Shortage, Dallas Police Department Welcomes Largest Recruiting Class In 28 YearsEighty percent of the 65 recruits come from Texas. A little less than half of them have a military background.
Dallas Police Officers Using Virtual Reality Technology In 'Use Of Force' TrainingA lot has changed since CBS11 got its first peek at the Dallas Police Department’s simulation training seven years ago.
Dallas Studying Whether It Can Recoup Training Costs When Police, Fire Academy Grads LeaveThe city of Dallas is reviewing whether it can legally recover some of the training costs from recruits who graduate from the police and fire academies then leave for similar, higher paying jobs in other cities.
DPD Sees Spike In Potential Recruits After Deadly AmbushDallas Police Chief David Brown's call to action resulted in hundreds of job inquiries in the past week.