Tag Archives: Dallas police

‘No refusal’ weekend coming up

Just a word of warning for all you folks who will be out celebrating St. Patrick’s Day this weekend: Make sure you have a designated driver or that you call a cab or an Uber or a friend …. Do … Continue reading

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Murder charges pending against Colbert?

Dallas police are preparing paperwork to charge Christoper (aka Christian) Colbert with murder in connection with the death of Ronald Shumway, according to a Tweet posted today (Monday, March 14) by WFAA News 8′s Tanya Eiserer. Dallas police have not … Continue reading

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Volunteer patrol stops attack

Although it’s been quieter in Oak Lawn recently, last week two attacks took place and this past weekend an attack was prevented by a Dallas Police Volunteer patrol.

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BREAKING NEWS: Jimmie Ray Odom has been found dead

Dallas Police released a statement shortly before 4 p.m. today (Monday, Feb. 22) announcing that a gay man who had been missing since the early morning of Jan. 23 has been found dead. The statement, posted as an update to … Continue reading

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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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