New Texas Law Eliminates Chokeholds By Police, Requires Officers To Intervene Amid Excessive ForceChokeholds will be eliminated and officers will be required to intervene when they see another using excessive force under a bill ceremonially signed into law Monday by Texas Gov. Greg Abbott.
'Legal Equalizer' App Helps People Know Their Rights, Safely Interact With Police: 'Accountability On All Sides For Everybody'The Founder and CEO of the Legal Equalizer app hopes that it will help to de-escalate situations between police and citizens by providing accountability on all sides.
Students March On SMU Campus To Call For Racial Equality, Police ReformThe call for racial equality and police reform was heard on the SMU campus Friday.
Dallas Police Chief Reneé Hall Revamps Protocol, Restricts Tear Gas Use On Peaceful DemonstratorsDallas Police Chief Reneé Hall issued an updated general order saying officers will no longer use tear gas on peaceful demonstrators.
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.
'Texas Sized Justice': Senate Republicans Unveil Proposed Changes For PoliceSenate Republicans unveiled proposed changes to police procedures and accountability Wednesday, aiming for what Sen. John Cornyn calls "Texas sized justice."
Cousin Of UNT Student Killed By Denton Police Writes Song He Hopes Will Be Anthem Of Protest Movement“I’m really proud of it because it gives me a voice in what’s going on,” says Quindon Tarver.
Fort Worth Mayor Betsy Price Details Effort To 'Provide Equity And Justice For Communities Of Color'"Over the past three weeks, I have seen and heard the outcry over the killing of George Floyd, and the cry for justice has reverberated throughout our nation."
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.
President Trump Talks Police Use Of Force In Dallas: 'We Want Safety, We Want Compassion'President Trump said he would pursue an executive order to encourage police departments to meet “current professional standards for the use of force."
'Big Floyd' Remembered In Houston As Force For ChangeThe funeral capped six days of mourning for George Floyd in three cities.
What Will Policing Look Like After Dallas Leaders Tackle Reform?The cries from protesters for police reform have reached the ears of those with the power to make reform.
Fort Worth Police Chief Ed Kraus Drops Charges Against Rioters During George Floyd ProtestFort Worth Police arrested 50 people for rioting during the protest on Sunday, May 31.
Joe Biden Meets With George Floyd's Family In Houston: 'He Heard Their Pain, Shared In Their Woe'Biden has called for substantial changes to police practices in the U.S., but he opposes some activists’ call to defund police.
Julián Castro Announces Endorsements Of Candidates Focused On Police ReformFormer San Antonio Mayor and 2020 presidential candidate Julián Castro announced the first endorsements for candidates he says are committed to "fighting for reform to our broken criminal justice system."