Police Begin Wider Body Camera Use After Long Test PeriodAfter years of testing in North Texas and across the country, many of the nation's big-city police forces are planning to expand their use of body cameras, but the number of officers with such gear will still be relatively small.
Minutes Of Silence, March Mark Brown Anniversary In FergusonOne year after the shooting that cast greater scrutiny on how police interact with black communities, the father of slain 18-year-old Michael Brown led a march in Ferguson, Missouri, on Sunday after a crowd of hundreds observed 4½ minutes of silence.
Shoot Or Don't Shoot? Simulator Puts Citizens In Police Officer's ShoesA police officer's decision to shoot or not to shoot can rattle communities, lead to protests, and even divide the nation.
Fort Worth Among Cities Chosen For Project On Curbing Racial BiasFort Worth is in a group of six U.S. cities that will participate in a federal pilot program aimed at reducing racial bias and improving ties between law enforcement and communities.
NYPD Chokehold Death Prompts Protest In DallasOnce upon a time, Dominique Alexander of Dallas considered ‘civil rights’ a collection of grainy, black and white images of our nation’s past. But now, the new father says the crisis of police brutality is ushering in a new era.
Dallas Residents Take To The Streets Protesting Ferguson DecisionIn response to the Michael Brown decision, protestors took to the streets of North Texas.
Ferguson, Missouri Cops Start Wearing Body CamerasPolice in the St. Louis suburb where a white officer shot and killed an unarmed 18-year-old black teenager have started wearing body cameras, according to the St. Louis Post-Dispatch.
Protestors, Armed With Assault Weapons, March In DallasIn some regards, it was a provocative and potentially dangerous mixed message: protestors armed with assault weapons simultaneously calling for an end to police shootings—while also advocating self-defense.
Concerned North Texans Want Solutions In FergusonDozens of residents concerned about the situation in Ferguson gathered for town hall meeting.
After Missouri Riots, North Texas Rallies Echo Message Of PeaceDallas and Denton were among the more than 90 cities across the country where groups gathered to echo the message of peace. Thousands of Americans marked a moment of silence to honor victims of police brutality.