Governor Greg Abbott Addresses Major Issues Facing Texans: Police, Coronavirus, Back To School"Defunding the police is always the wrong answer," said Governor Greg Abbott Friday during an exclusive interview with CBS 11.
Lawsuit Against Fort Worth Police Officer By Family Of Jerry Waller Who Was Shot, Killed By Officer, Can Move ForwardThe family of Jerry Waller can now move ahead with claims of excessive force against the officer involved, more than six years after police ended up at the wrong house during a burglary call.
Fort Worth Officer Fired For Excessive Force Will Be ReinstatedA Fort Worth police officer who was at the center of a controversial arrest of a woman and was fired for excessive force has been reinstated to the department.
Early Morning Fire Destroys Rainbow Lounge In Fort WorthA gay bar in Fort Worth that was at the center of a controversial raid by agents with the Texas Alcoholic Beverage Commission (TABC) eight years ago has burned to the ground.
Pew Survey: Officers More Reluctant To Use Force, Make StopsThe so-called "Ferguson effect" — officers backing off of policing out of fear that their actions will be questioned after the fact — has been talked about but never really quantified.
Video Shows Officer Grabbing Texas Student's Throat, Slamming Him To GroundA 14-year-old high school student says a school resource officer used excessive force when he grabbed the teen by the throat after the student and another boy were involved in a scuffle at a Texas high school cafeteria.
Lawsuit Alleges FWPD Officers Used Excessive Force During ArrestThe City of Fort Worth and members of the police department are facing an excessive force lawsuit by a man who recorded his 2013 traffic stop and subsequent arrest, that he claims was unjust, on his cell phone.
Panel Clears Dallas Police Officer Fired In Excessive-Force CaseA grand jury has declined to indict a Dallas police officer fired for using excessive force in a videotaped incident in which a suspected panhandler was pinned to the ground on a street in Deep Ellum.
Fired Officer's Supporters Want Him Re-InstatedOfficer Jesus Martinez was fired from his job with the Dallas PD in November for excessive force, but several people across the city want to see him back with the department.
City Of Dallas & DPD Facing Federal Civil Rights ComplaintThere could be problems ahead for the Dallas Police Department. Leaders with a local organization say they’re preparing to file a federal civil rights complaint against the force and the City of Dallas.
PD Investigating Claims Of Excessive Force Against TeenA 15-year-old boy is allegedly ‘taken down’ by police. It started with a bonfire on private property in Wilmer and turned into a chaotic run-in with officers and firefighters.
Dashcam Video Shows DPD Officer Beating SuspectA DPD officer fired has been accused of excessive force and is also facing criminal charges.
Excessive Force Lawsuit Filed Against Former Dallas County Jail Detention OfficerNearly two years after Rhonda Wells was injured at the Dallas County Jail, she has filed a lawsuit against the former detention officer who hurt her.
Caught On Video: Inmate Claims Abuse At Dallas County JailA Mesquite woman has filed a lawsuit for an incident caught on camera at the Dallas County Jail.
Rainbow Lounge Raid Documentary Premieres In Fort WorthNearly three years after a police raid at a Fort Worth gay bar, a new documentary is bringing the incident back into the spotlight.