Category Archives: DPD News

With council approval, police review board could get sharper teeth

wfaa.com   Author: Matt Howerton NEWS The City of Dallas is aiming to strengthen its Citizens Police Review Board, which examines alleged inappropriate police behavior within the Dallas Police Department. DALLAS — The City of Dallas is aiming to strengthen … Continue reading

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‘I don’t understand’: Return of Dallas police’s vice unit has City Council members perplexed

dallasnews.com City Council members on Monday learned one thing for sure: The Dallas Police Department’s beleaguered vice unit will soon be back in action after a year off the streets. But the rest of the details were a little murky … Continue reading

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Chop Shop Information Salvage Squad

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Dallas police hope to be flying drones by 2019 — and here’s why they say you shouldn’t be afraid of that

dallasnews.com 5-6 minutes The Dallas Police Department wants to use drones to help fight crime, but first, police want the City Council to back the aircraft. On Monday, police officials made their case for the systems to the city’s Public Safety … Continue reading

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DPD Graduation Class #360

The Dallas Police Department is pleased to announce the graduation of Academy Class #360. The class started the academy on February 21, 2018. Thirty-eight brave young men and women, some of whom were born and raised in the Dallas area, … Continue reading

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Dallas Police and Fire Pension sues former advisers for not warning board about DROP’s risks

dallasnews.com Written By Loyd Brumfield The Dallas Police and Fire Pension System is headed to court once again, this time filing a lawsuit in Dallas County against its long-time actuary and adviser for its guidance in the years leading up … Continue reading

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2018 Friends of the Dallas Police Banquet

dpdbeat.com The Annual Friends of the Dallas Police Awards Banquet was held at the Hyatt Regency on October 29, 2018. Members of the department, both sworn and non-sworn, were honored for their dedication and commitment to the citizens of Dallas … Continue reading

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