New Texas Law Eliminates Chokeholds By Police, Requires Officers To Intervene Amid Excessive ForceChokeholds will be eliminated and officers will be required to intervene when they see another using excessive force under a bill ceremonially signed into law Monday by Texas Gov. Greg Abbott.
Dallas Police Thank Dallas Firefighters For Having Their Backs During Recent CrisesThe Dallas Police Association handed out its courage awards to six Dallas firefighters credited with saving the lives of two officers who were shot last month.
DPD Chief Hall Comments After Grand Jury 'No Bills' Police Association Pres Of Tampering In Amber Guyger CaseDPD Chief Reneé Hall issued a statement the day after a grand jury decided not to indict Dallas Police Association President Mike Mata for tampering with evidence in the Botham Jean murder investigation.
Dallas Police Association President Mike Mata Cleared Of Tampering Charge In Amber Guyger Murder CaseA grand jury has decided not to indict Dallas Police Association President Mike Mata on charge of tampering with evidence in 2018 Botham Jean murder investigation.
Dallas Police Association President Said DPD Was Unprepared For RiotingI think Friday probably took the police department a little off guard," said Dallas Police Association President Mike Mata.
Coronavirus In Texas: Balcones Distilling To Deliver 400 Gallons Of Sanitizer To Area PoliceWaco-based Balcones Distilling will deliver 400 gallons of sanitizer on April 14 to the Dallas Police Association, Plano Police Department and the Dallas Fire Fighters Association.
Dallas Police Association President: Dallas County Justice System Failed Texas A&M University-Commerce VictimsThe president of the Dallas Police Association is speaking out on the murders of two sisters in a Texas A&M University-Commerce dorm.
Suspended Dallas Police Officers Say It Was Wrong For Chief Renee Hall To Do TV Interview Before She Hears AppealsAn attorney for 16 Dallas Police officers say Chief Renee Hall compromised her ability to hear their case fairly after giving an exclusive interview to CBS 11.
2 Dinners Held To Honor Dallas Officers After Some Couldn't Receive Awards Due To Pending InvestigationsDallas police officers were honored Monday evening at two different dinners after some were told they couldn't receive their awards due to pending internal affairs investigations.
'Heroic' Dallas Officers Being Kept Away From Awards Banquet Due To Internal Affairs InvestigationsOfficers were told the department would be enforcing a seldom-used and vague rule that basically says any officers with open internal affairs investigations cannot attend.
Fraternal Order Of Police Supports DPA President Mike Mata Following Alleged Misconduct Accusation At Amber Guyger Crime SceneDuring the trial, prosecutors used security camera video to suggest the Dallas Police Association acted improperly when DPA President Mike Mata arrived on the scene after the shooting.
Dallas Police Association President Mike Mata Defends Actions Involving Amber Guyger At Murder SceneMata says the Dallas County District Attorney's office has for years endorsed having companion officers look out for the immediate needs of an officer after a shooting.
Botham Jean's Sister Arrives In Dallas For Former Officer Amber Guyger's Murder Trial: 'We're Not OK With A Delay'Alyssa Findley spoke out to object a call by the Dallas Police Association to delay the start of murder trial of former Dallas Police officer Amber Guyger.
Dallas Police Association President Mike Mata Defends Call To Delay Amber Guyger Murder Trial Amid CriticismThe DPA raised this issue to city leaders Wednesday morning who are declining comment, including Mayor Eric Johnson.
Dallas Police Association Wants Amber Guyger Murder Trial Delayed Due To Safety ConcernsThe head of the Dallas Police Association says it's irresponsible to hold the trial while the department is stretched thin protecting people at the State Fair of Texas.