2 More Die From Coronavirus In Dallas County As Total Cases Near 500The 8th and 9th deaths from COVID-19 are being reported as a DeSoto man in his 50s and a Dallas man in his 70s. 
DeSoto Police Believe Dallas' Violent Crime Problem Is Spilling Into Their City“It’s only about six months ago that we had our first homicide here in the City of DeSoto in almost two years,” ​DeSoto police spokesperson Pete Schulte said. “In the last six months, we’ve had seven and we do believe that’s a spill over from some of the obstacles that the City of Dallas Police Department is dealing with.”
Second Teen Arrested For Capital Murder Of Duncanville High School Football PlayerAn 18-year-old has turned himself in for the murder of Duncanville High School football player Jayden Washington, making him the second teenager arrested in the case.
Duncanville HS Student Killed In Drug Deal 'Gone Bad', Police SayA 16-year-old Duncanville High School student is dead and a man is in serious condition after a drug deal "gone bad," police said.
Desoto Police Shoot Man Who Made Fake 911 Call, Planned Attack On OfficersJust after midnight Jan. 4, dispatchers received what turned out to be a fraudulent call from a known subject who stated his full name and claimed there was an active shooting at his group home and that all inside were dead.
2 Suspects Who Shot At Cedar Hill Police Arrested After Chase, StandoffTwo suspects are in custody after authorities said they shot at Cedar Hill police and then led them on a chase that ended in a standoff early Monday morning.
20-Year-Old Man Arrested, Accused Of Stabbing Ex-Girlfriend To Death In DeSotoA 20-year-old man suspected of stabbing his ex-girlfriend to death in DeSoto Monday evening has been arrested and charged with murder, police said.
Dallas Officer Turns Self In For Tampering With EvidenceA Dallas police officer has turned herself in on charges of tampering with physical evidence, authorities said Saturday.
Police: Off-Duty Dallas Officer Mistakenly Shoots, Injures Adult Son Thinking He Was An IntruderAn off-duty Dallas officer accidentally shot and injured his adult son in DeSoto Saturday evening, police say.
Video Shows Welterweight Boxing Champion Errol Spence Jr Crashing Ferrari In DallasWelterweight boxing champion and DeSoto resident Errol Spence Jr. is currently in the intensive care unit after he was involved in a rollover crash in Dallas early Thursday morning, police say.
DeSoto Police Confirm Business's Involvement In Human Trafficking After Executing Search WarrantThe DeSoto Police Department has confirmed a local business's involvement in human trafficking after executing a search warrant Thursday.
DeSoto Police Arrest Woman Who Says She Shot Husband In 'Self-Defense'DeSoto police arrested a woman who claimed she shot her husband in self-defense after an argument last week.
12-Year-Old DeSoto Boy Struck And Killed Over Weekend Remembered At Vigil: 'He Left A Hole In My Heart'Ricky Tave was asking for donations for his summer track team when the accident occurred.
DeSoto Teen's Murder Reminds Mentor Of MissionJust last week, family and friends gathered for 17-year-old Leroy Hawkins' high school graduation. Thursday night, they gathered to say their final goodbyes.
DeSoto ISD School Board Cuts 98 Positions To Make Up Budget DeficitDozens of North Texas teachers are out of a job this morning. Their positions in DeSoto Independent School District were cut to make up a school budget deficit.