Texas Gov. Abbott Says He Wants To 'Reform A Broken Bail System' During Legislative SessionTexas Gov. Greg Abbott on Thursday hosted a roundtable discussion with law enforcement and public safety advocates about upcoming legislative priorities, such as bail reform.
Officers Capture 1 Of 2 Texas Fugitives After Georgia Deputy ShotLaw officers have apprehended one of two Texas fugitives wanted after a Georgia deputy was shot during a traffic stop, the Georgia Bureau of Investigation said Tuesday.
Gov. Greg Abbott Calls For TEA Investigation, Wants Wylie ISD Teacher Fired Over Assignment Comparing Police To KKKGovernor Greg Abbott is asking the Texas Education Agency to investigate and take action against a Wylie ISD junior high teacher who assigned a controversial lesson to students.
Political Cartoon Comparing Police To Slave Owners And KKK Removed From Wylie ISD School AssignmentThe assignment involved political cartoons that compared law enforcement to slave owners and the KKK, showing different images of men with their knee on the neck of a black man.
North Texas FBI Crime Blotter For July 20-26Here's the latest weekly roundup of criminals caught, charged and sentenced by the Federal Bureau of Investigation, the country's principal federal law enforcement agency.
Sen. John Cornyn Meets With Dallas Leaders President Trump Didn’t Invite To Police Reform Roundtable: 'I Think We Need To Hear From Everybody'Senator Cornyn is a member of a Congressional task force charged with addressing racial injustice and police reform.
Hackers Interfere With Police Radio Communications During Black Lives Matter ProtestsAuthorities are investigating interference with radio communications and websites or networks used by police and other officials during protests.
Dallas City Council Memo Says Some Law Enforcement Duties Could Be Better Addressed By Community InvestmentTen members of the Dallas City Council have signed a memo calling on the city to re-imagine public safety.
Looking For Work? Multiple North Texas Law Enforcement Agencies Hiring, And Not Just Police OfficersIn addition to officers, the Plano Police Department is looking for call takers and dispatchers, civilian public safety officers and detention officers.
Man Arrested For Allegedly Posing As Denton Police OfficerA family member of a Denton Police reserve officer was arrested for allegedly pretending to be an officer himself.
DPD: Hiring Outpaced Attrition In Past YearFor the first time in years, the Dallas Police Department gained more officers than it lost.
New Technology Developed In North Texas To Help Police Bust Drivers High On MarijuanaThe device developed at UT Dallas works similar to a breathalyzer, but uses a person’s saliva.
Criminologist: Law Enforcement Lack Resources To Keep Up With Domestic Terrorism ThreatThe FBI has more than 850 open domestic violence investigation, but individuals still often go undetected until it’s too late.
Dallas Police Department Reviewing Officers' Social Media PostsThe review follows the publication of a database that appears to catalog thousands of officers' bigoted or violent posts from across the country.
Police, Civil Right Groups At Odds Over Issues Texas Legislature Set To ConsiderLawmakers have already filed more than 500 bills for the legislative session that begins Tuesday, January 8.