Dancing FBI agent accused of accidental shooting at Denver nightclub allowed to carry gun again

DENVER – FBI agent Chase Bishop made his second court appearance after his gun discharged and shot a bar patron while he was doing a back flip last month. Chase Bishop waived his right to a preliminary hearing, according to KDVR, and a judge granted an exception to a protection order so he could carry his service weapon. Bishop’s lawyer, David Goddard, said prosecutors had offered Bishop a plea deal but didn’t disclose details. Goddard said the FBI strongly encourages […]

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More than 2,200 calls and 70 grass fires: July 4th is no holiday for Fort Worth fire and police

NORTH TEXAS — Pretty much everyone knows fireworks are illegal without a permit in most parts of Texas, including in all cities.  But, lots of people just can’t help themselves on Independence Day, and it’s anything but a celebration for the first-responders tasked with trying to stop them. “It’s tough.  Our crews [on July 4] were extremely busy,” says Capt. Kyle Falkner of the Fort Worth Fire Department.  “They were running around, constantly moving to the next area trying to […]

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Facebook is swooning over this St. Louis officer

ST. LOUIS – St. Louis County Police have an ongoing campaign reminding drivers to wear their seatbelts. A recent post of an officer has gone viral on Facebook as fans swoon over the star of the photo. The campaign posts a photo every Monday of a smiling officer reminding patrons to “Arrive Alive” and wear their seatbelts. Little did the County Police know that last Monday’s post would get this much attention from the public. Facebook and Twitter users reacted […]

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Cops around Texas challenge each other in #lipsyncbattle

FORT WORTH – First responders around Texas are going head-to-head in their very own lip sync battles! It all started in Bexar County. And then, the challenge was accepted in San Antonio before making its way to Fort Worth. FWPD’s Officer Brad Perez was so committed to the challenge, he took on a role that has him playing four versions of himself, like Alanis Morissette did in her original video. So, next time you see a cop belting out tunes in […]

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Raccoon ‘tried to thank officer’ after he removed peanut butter jar from animal’s head

DANVILLE, Ind. – An Indiana police officer’s camera captured an adorable moment between him and a raccoon in need of assistance Wednesday night. Danville police say officer Josh Gauger was on patrol when he located the raccoon with a peanut butter jar stuck on its head, wandering near the police department on U.S. Route 36, according to WXIN. After chuckling for a moment, Gauger stopped his patrol vehicle and removed the jar from the animal’s head. Afterwards, the officer can be […]

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Fake cop asks Grapevine driver for $20, police say

GRAPEVINE – Police say a fake cop stopped a driver in Grapevine and ordered her to pay $20 for a speeding ticket. The driver did not pay up, according to the Fort Worth Star_Telegram but, instead, she called police. Investigators are still looking for the suspect. And this isn’t the first time someone in the area has posed as a fake cop. Policy say that just a little over a week ago, a man in Grand Prairie was pretending to be a […]

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Dallas Public Library refreshes DPD fallen officers’ memorial near 2 year anniversary

DALLAS– It’s been nearly two years since the deadly shooting in Downtown Dallas that claimed the lives of five officers. Though the streets of downtown are free and clear today, all of the precious gifts that once flooded the area. Now, those items have a new home in the Dallas Public Library. “I think the importance of this collection is that it documents the grief and the outpouring of emotion that took place after the shooting on July 7.   So, it […]

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Southlake whacky criminals caught stealing on camera

SOUTHLAKE — When we think of thieves, we often think of someone who is cunning and discrete. But you have to admit, many of them have some downright strange strategies. Take this woman in Southlake. She’s been accused of stealing multiple laptops in plain sight from Costco by stuffing them in a diaper box. In the surveillance video, you’ll see the woman casually picking up eight boxed laptops and placing them in what is said to be the diaper box. […]

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Greenville cop shoots DUI suspect while being dragged by SUV

GREENVILLE – A traffic stop in Greenville turns into an officer involved shooting. This happened on I-30 near Division Street Tuesday night after a trooper pulled a driver over for a traffic stop. Video shows the scene on the highway. After conducting a sobriety test, the trooper tried to arrest the driver. But instead of cooperating, the suspect ran to his SUV and drove off, dragging the trooper with him. The trooper managed to shoot the driver while he was being dragged. […]

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Fake cop pulls over, sexually assaults woman in Grand Prairie

GRAND PRAIRIE – Drop what you’re doing and take a look at this video. Officials say this man pretended to be a police officer to sexually assault a woman in Grand Prairie. According to police, the man stopped the victim Saturday morning, got her into his car, then raped her. This all happened near Jefferson Boulevard. Grand Prairie police say the suspect drives a black SUV with blue and red flashing lights on the front fender, he wears a uniform, and […]

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