Demonstrators demand change after officer kills neighbor inside his apartment

DALLAS — Dozens of demonstrators gathered outside the Dallas police headquarters Monday night demanding justice for 26 year old Botham Jean. The crowd walked near the South Side Flats and the Dallas Police Association building chanting their demands. Jean was shot inside his own apartment Thursday night by off-duty officer Amber Guyger. Guyger faces a manslaughter charge but demonstrators say that’s not enough. “We have a responsibility to not just speak to this moment but to change this system!” said […]

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Demonstrators demand change after officer kills neighbor inside his apartment

DALLAS — Dozens of demonstrators gathered outside the Dallas police headquarters Monday night demanding justice for 26 year old Botham Jean. The crowd walked near the South Side Flats and the Dallas Police Association building chanting their demands. Jean was shot inside his own apartment Thursday night by off-duty officer Amber Guyger. Guyger faces a manslaughter charge but demonstrators say that’s not enough. “We have a responsibility to not just speak to this moment but to change this system!” said […]

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Dallas District Attorney promises justice in officer investigation

DALLAS – Dallas County District Attorney Faith Johnson promises to fully investigate Dallas officer Amber Guyger’s case. Guyger, a four-year veteran with the Dallas Police Department, is accused of shooting 26-year-old Botham Shem Jean inside his apartment Thursday night at the South Side Flats near downtown Dallas after she said she mistook it for her own. “Believe me, we will make certain that justice is done in this case,” said Dallas County District Attorney, Faith Johnson. The DA met with […]

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Arlington police partners with AISD, using firearm training simulator

ARLINGTON- Martin High School senior Preston Schroeder is one of dozens of Arlington ISD police academy students testing out the new firearms training simulator. Students are getting a taste of possible scenarios that could jeopardize their life. Arlington PD partnered with AISD spending $95,000 to give students a better perspective of what it’s like to be a cop. “It gives our students a real glimpse into some of the challenges and rewards of being a police officer in the community,” […]

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Dallas, Fort Worth officers return to line of duty after being shot

DALLAS — Dallas police are still trying to piece together how an undercover cop got shot, and a suspect was shot and killed. It all started around 5:20 am Friday morning on 4000 block of North Jim Miller Road. “As officers arrived there was plainclothes deployment officer nearby. That officer came upon two suspects. There were shots exchanged between the officer and at least one of those suspects,” said tactical support officer, Paul Stokes. “That officer was struck in the […]

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California cop struggles with suspect; shoots him in arm

OXNARD, CA — The struggle was real for one California cop, after a struggle with a wanted man led him to fire his weapon. It all went down in a mobile park home in Oxnard, when officer Daniel Oncea was looking for 30-year-old Joel Tapia, who was wanted for an outstanding warrant. As officer Oncea approached Tapia things took a drastic turn. “Once he sees Mr. Tapia he’s only a few feet away from him and he chooses to make […]

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California cop struggles with suspect; shoots him in arm

OXNARD, CA — The struggle was real for one California cop, after a struggle with a wanted man led him to fire his weapon. It all went down in a mobile park home in Oxnard, when officer Daniel Oncea was looking for 30-year-old Joel Tapia, who was wanted for an outstanding warrant. As officer Oncea approached Tapia things took a drastic turn. “Once he sees Mr. Tapia he’s only a few feet away from him and he chooses to make […]

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Judge refuses to move trial in Jordan Edwards murder case

DALLAS — It’s been more than a year since unarmed 15-year-old Jordan Edwards was shot and killed. Former Balch Springs police officer Roy Oliver is accused of murder and assault. His trial is set to start in August, but both sides were in court Tuesday. Oliver’s lawyers wanted to get the case moved out of Dallas County. This all started back in April of 2017 when Edwards and his brother were leaving a party and Oliver opened fire on them. […]

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Plano bar that served killer night of shooting spree surrenders liquor license

PLANO – A Plano bar is giving up its liquor license nearly a year after allegedly serving alcohol to the man who shot up a home and killed eight people, including himself. According to a settlement with the Texas Alcohol Beverage Commission, Local Public House will cancel its permit effective August 1. The bar is down the street from where Spencer Hight killed his estranged wife, Meredith, as he opened fire on a party she was hosting. The shooting happened in September […]

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Shooter opens fire in Dallas, wounding two people

DALLAS — Two people are wounded, several cars are damaged, and a shooter is still on the loose after shots were fired Tuesday afternoon in Dallas. Dallas police say the shooting took place near Loop 12 and West Northwest Highway. They say the suspect, driving a white Malibu, pulled up behind a man and a woman who were in a Nissan Cube and started firing at their car. Police say the man and woman then got out of the vehicle […]

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