Taser Company Changes Hiring Policy After Fort Worth Contract QuestionsThere’s been a policy change for one North Texas-connected company after some called their hiring practices into question. The CBS 11 i-Team has reported on the relationship between Taser International and former Fort Worth police Chief Jeffrey Halstead.
Family Sues Fort Worth Police For Death, Reacts To I-Team VideoA lawsuit was filed against the City of Fort Worth and two police officers, claiming excessive force was used on Jermaine Darden in May 2013.
Ethics Reviews Come Amid Ties Between Police Chiefs & Taser Int'lTwo big cities are reviewing their ethics policies after the CBS 11 News I-Team and The Associated Press reported on how their police chiefs were closely linked to a company that won contracts to supply officers with body cameras.
Fort Worth Police Chief Jeffrey Halstead To RetireFort Worth Police Chief Jeffrey Halstead is resigning, according to two police sources.