Tag Archives: Dallas police

Police respond to response time in hit-and-run

The question of police response time came into question after a driver hit a woman and her dog in the crosswalk, paused and then gunned his engine to escape rather than render aid.

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Police seek leads in theft from porch

Police are asking the public for help in identifying the man who stole a package from the front porch of a home in the 3200 block of Knight Street, across from the Kroger store and less than a block from … Continue reading

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Police seek help in ID’ing ATM robbers

Dallas police are asking the public for help in identifying two men who tried to rob the ATM at Brazos Bank, 1625 N. Stemmons, about 5 o’clock Wednesday morning, Jan. 20. The bank is located just south of Oak Lawn … Continue reading

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UPDATE: Rape victim speaks out

The woman attacked inside a bathroom stall at S4 over the weekend told Dallas Voice today (Tuesday, Jan. 19), that the attack “went way beyond sexual assault. It was a rape.” The young woman, whose name is being withheld for … Continue reading

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Friday night in the gayborhood: The mayor, police make their presence known

After an assault on Thursday night, Nov. 19, made Geoffrey Hubbard the 12th person attacked in Oak Lawn since Sept. 1, Dallas police announced a plan for increasing police presence in the gayborhood to try to stem the rash of … Continue reading

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Rally planned Sunday outside DPD headquarters to protest lack of response to Oak Lawn attacks

Daniel Scott Cates, one of the main organizers for the Nov. 1 Light Up Oak Lawn march down Cedar Springs, announced today (Friday, Nov. 20), that activists are planning another rally to call for an increased police presence in Oak … Continue reading

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DPD details stepped-up efforts in Oak Lawn

Dallas Police Department’s LGBT Liaison Officer Laura Martin has just provided Dallas Voice with a statement detailing the department’s plan for increasing patrols to improve safety in Oak Lawn, following a rash of violent robberies in the gayborhood over the … Continue reading

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No respect

Late-night brawl in the neighborhood raises questions, concerns Chad Mantooth  |  Special Contributor Respect is earned, not given. This is a thought I had over the weekend after a night out on the town. I go down to the Cedar … Continue reading

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Police searching for missing Oak Cliff man

Dallas Police today (Tuesday, Oct. 27) reissued a call for help from the public in locating Ronald Shumway, an Oak Cliff man who has been missing since April 25. “Mr. Shumway resides at 725 N. Winnetka Avenue and he has … Continue reading

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DPD warns on ‘phishing’ scam using chief’s name

If you get an email from Dallas Police Chief David O. Brown asking for donations and wanting you to give out personal banking information, guess what: That email isn’t from Chief Brown and it isn’t a legitimate fundraising effort. Dallas … Continue reading

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