Category Archives: DPD News

National Public Safety Telecommunicators Week 2019

dpdbeat.com Did you know telecommunicators service well over a million calls a year!This is one of the main reasons that in April we recognize National Public Safety telecommunicators Week.  During this week, public safety telecommunicators from across the country are … Continue reading

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Dallas City Council Votes to Relax Police Hiring Standards to Bring On More Officers

By Ken Kalthoff Get the latest from NBC DFW anywhere, anytime Published Feb 13, 2019 at 8:06 PM Couple The Dallas City Council approved a plan Wednesday to relax Dallas police hiring standards to expand the pool of possible officer … Continue reading

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How the feds shut down a deadly Northwest Dallas motel where drugs were sold and women were trafficked

dallasnews.com Amos Mun’s long gray hair was pulled into a ponytail. The 64-year-old’s handcuffs were attached to a belly chain wrapped around his government-issued orange jumpsuit. At 2:02 Wednesday afternoon, Magistrate Judge Irma C. Ramirez summoned Mun to the lectern … Continue reading

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Cold Case Squad – On The Case

dpdbeat.com The Dallas Police Department re-established a Cold Case Squad in late 2016 to address the numerous requests to further investigate some of the well over two (2) thousand unsolved homicides in the city. Since the inception of this squad, … Continue reading

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VICE AND NARCOTICS OPERATION

VICE AND NARCOTICS OPERATION From DPD Beat Today, February 20, 2019, the Dallas Police Department in partnership with local, state, and federal law enforcement partners throughout the region, executed multiple search warrants at businesses in the 11000 block of Emerald Street. … Continue reading

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Officer Involved Shooting – Jackson Creek Drive

Feb 6 2019 Updated on February 7, 2019 at 4:50 p.m. Update on the Media Release posted on February 6, 2019 The suspect was identified as Austin Reed, W/M 26 years of age. He is currently at a local hospital … Continue reading

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The partnership that led to this arrest.

The partnership that led to this arrest. Thanks to the prompt DNA results provided by the SWIFS (Dallas County Crime Lab), DPD Public Information Office, community awareness, and rapid police response this case has led to arrest of a person … Continue reading

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