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Police technology linked to lower crime rates

exclusive.multibriefs.com Bambi Majumdar Crime and violence have always dominated the headlines, but the latest statistics have given us some positive news as the number of violent crimes continues to drop across the U.S. Experts say the use of technology in … Continue reading

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Dallas Community Courts

RESTORATIVE JUSTICE Our Community Courts focus on rehabilitating each defendant and restoring the community. Persons issued citations for ‘quality of life’, Class C misdemeanor crimes within a community court’s geographical service area receive notice to swiftly appear before the community court … Continue reading

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National Incident-Based Reporting System Overview

This improved reporting system is currently being implemented by Dallas PD. The National Incident-Based Reporting System, or NIBRS, implemented to improve the overall quality of crime data collected by law enforcement, captures details on each single crime incident—as well as … Continue reading

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As crime drops in Houston, police chief says HPD needs thousands more on the force

chron.com As crime drops in Houston, police chief says HPD needs thousands more on the force By St. John Barned-Smith 11-13 minutes Updated 9:22 am, Tuesday, January 23, 2018 Crime in Houston overall continued to trend downward and fell slightly in … Continue reading

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Detroit’s crime-fighting Project Green Light expands

Joe Guillen, Detroit Free Press Published 3:56 p.m. ET May 23, 2016 | Updated 10:20 p.m. ET May 23, 2016 Businesses pay for real-time video surveillance Nearly a dozen McDonald’s fast-food restaurants across Detroit are joining a list of businesses … Continue reading

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Dallas Police Activity League (PALS) Boxing Gym

Community Service AAGD’s 2016 -2017 Community Service Project Dallas Police Activity League (PALS) Boxing Gym Partners: The City of Dallas and Councilman Adam McGough (District 10) Location: 9759 Forest Ln. Ste. 400, Dallas, TX 75243 Additional Funds Needed: $30,000 Make … Continue reading

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DPD Initiatives to reduce response times

From City Manager T.C. Broadnax: DPD Initiatives to reduce response times  The Dallas Police Department (DPD) has created and implemented a process geared toward reducing response times and improving service levels for 911 calls. In this process, Majors of Police … Continue reading

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Texas ranks No. 1 in law enforcement deaths for 2017 with 14

myhighplains.com Texas ranks No. 1 in law enforcement deaths for 2017 with 14 Reagan Roy 6-8 minutes TYLER, Texas (KETK) – The number of law enforcement professionals nationwide who died in the line of duty in 2017 dropped to its … Continue reading

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DPD Announces Upcoming Transition to NIBRS

Jan 8 2018 The Dallas Police Department is proud to announce their upcoming transition to NIBRS reporting in early 2018.  In 2015, the Criminal Justice Information Services Division Advisory Policy Board (APB) approved the recommendation to move from the traditional … Continue reading

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The most dangerous calls for police?

Domestic disturbances Bambi Majumdar There is a rising awareness about domestic violence and the tragedies that it causes. What is less talked about is the number of police officer deaths that are related to such incidents. Want more information click … Continue reading

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