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Dallas Morning News
Dog-mauling lawsuit against Tiffinni Young only distracts from these real issues | Commentaryin the aftermath of the BCG report and its briefing to the City Council Tuesday
Dog-mauling lawsuit against Tiffinni Young only distracts from these real issues | Commentary
Dallas Morning News / Posted 18 hours ago
in the aftermath of the BCG report and its briefing to the City Council Tuesday. If City Manager A.C. Gonzalez, Mayor Mike Rawlings and every council member don't have the will to do the right thing, we'll know that all the talk of lifting up... Read more
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Dallas Morning News
Fights, fantasy fixes and the FBI: Museum Tower and Nasher still at odds over glare after five yearsfront page of The New York Times — in a story headlined "Dallas Museum Simmers
Fights, fantasy fixes and the FBI: Museum Tower and Nasher still at odds over glare after five years
Dallas Morning News / Posted 2 days ago
front page of The New York Times — in a story headlined "Dallas Museum Simmers in a Neighbor's Glare." May 3: Dallas Mayor Mike Rawlings appoints highly respected Dallas attorney Tom Luce, who once served as an aide to former President George W.... Read more
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SMU Daily Campus
New football helmets honor fallen officersisn’t the first time Dallas football has honored the fallen policemen. In July,
New football helmets honor fallen officers
SMU Daily Campus / Posted 4 days ago
isn’t the first time Dallas football has honored the fallen policemen. In July, Police Chief David Brown and Mayor Mike Rawlings – along with the families of the five officers – were invited to attend the Dallas Cowboys’ first day of... Read more
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NBC Dallas Fort Worth
Dallas Black Police Association Joins Demands for Reformmore progress on reducing brutality and use of force than some other cities but
Dallas Black Police Association Joins Demands for Reform
NBC Dallas Fort Worth / Posted 4 days ago
more progress on reducing brutality and use of force than some other cities but they said more progress is needed. Efforts to reach Dallas Mayor Mike Rawlings and leaders of other Dallas Police Officer groups for comment were unsuccessful... Read more
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Dallas Morning News
Housing the homeless in an old Dallas jail looks awful — but it's better than nothingpriority and look at every option," said Ron Stretcher, Dallas County's directo
Housing the homeless in an old Dallas jail looks awful — but it's better than nothing
Dallas Morning News / Posted 5 days ago
priority and look at every option," said Ron Stretcher, Dallas County's director of criminal justice and a member of Mayor Mike Rawlings' homeless commission. "The community is in paralysis over this because they're mixing the two." Back in April,... Read more
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WFLX FOX 29
'Our hearts go out to the people of Baton Rouge' - people around the globe respond to officer shootingenforcement. My prayers are for the fallen, the injured, and the families affe
'Our hearts go out to the people of Baton Rouge' - people around the globe respond to officer shooting
WFLX FOX 29 / Posted 6 days ago
enforcement. My prayers are for the fallen, the injured, and the families affected by this needless tragedy. Dallas Mayor Mike Rawlings and Police Chief David O. Brown released this statement: Reports out of Baton Rouge this morning of three... Read more
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Dallas Morning News
Former board member used connections to land 6-figure DART job created just for himto the board by the the Dallas City Council, which appoints seven members and s
Former board member used connections to land 6-figure DART job created just for him
Dallas Morning News / Posted 6 days ago
to the board by the the Dallas City Council, which appoints seven members and shares another with Cockrell Hill. Mayor Mike Rawlings deferred comment about Straus’ employment to DART chairwoman Faye Moses Wilkins, who did not respond to... Read more
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Dallas Morning News
Dallas' broken police pension threatens streets, parks promised in 2017 bond packageand public-private projects needing and wanting dollars out of the May 2017 bon
Dallas' broken police pension threatens streets, parks promised in 2017 bond package
Dallas Morning News / Posted 6 days ago
and public-private projects needing and wanting dollars out of the May 2017 bond package forms on the right. But if Mayor Mike Rawlings had his way, there would be no bond election in May 2017. Rawlings told the City Council on Wednesday that... Read more
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Dallas Morning News
Dallas police and firefighters will get their raises; see what else is in the new budgetthe city still faces billions of dollars in potential judgments based on years-
Dallas police and firefighters will get their raises; see what else is in the new budget
Dallas Morning News / Posted 6 days ago
the city still faces billions of dollars in potential judgments based on years-old police and fire back pay lawsuits. Mayor Mike Rawlings said losing the lawsuits could drive the city into bankruptcy. Ambulance: The ambulance is part of the fire... Read more
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Dallas Morning News
Mayor Mike Rawlings on education gap: 'We are doomed for failure as a city and as a society'UNIVERSITY PARK — Mayor Mike Rawlings came to the George W. Bush Presidential C
Mayor Mike Rawlings on education gap: 'We are doomed for failure as a city and as a society'
Dallas Morning News / Posted 7 days ago
UNIVERSITY PARK — Mayor Mike Rawlings came to the George W. Bush Presidential Center on Tuesday to talk education, and he promptly offered a stark view of the future. "If we do not deal with the gap between the haves and have-nots, we are doomed for... Read more
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Dallas Morning News
Police commanders put in charge of cleaning up Dallas Animal Services' loose dog crisisDallas, and the Boston Consulting Group's report estimated that 8,700 loose dog
Police commanders put in charge of cleaning up Dallas Animal Services' loose dog crisis
Dallas Morning News / Posted 8 days ago
Dallas, and the Boston Consulting Group's report estimated that 8,700 loose dogs roam the streets in southern Dallas. Mayor Mike Rawlings has dubbed it a crisis. Some residents say they walk around with large sticks or other blunt weapons to ward... Read more
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KERA North Texas
Dallas Is Placing 50 Homeless Residents In Tiny Homeshave closed following concerns about safety and public health. As Dallas contin
Dallas Is Placing 50 Homeless Residents In Tiny Homes
KERA North Texas / Posted 8 days ago
have closed following concerns about safety and public health. As Dallas continues to grow and flourish economically, Mayor Mike Rawlings said taking care of homeless people needs to be a priority. “There’s nothing that makes us grow emotionally as... Read more
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Dallas Morning News
Gov. Greg Abbott reveals what caused burns that required skin grafts on feetseveral minutes." Even so, Abbott made the trip back to Texas days later to sp
Gov. Greg Abbott reveals what caused burns that required skin grafts on feet
Dallas Morning News / Posted 10 days ago
several minutes." Even so, Abbott made the trip back to Texas days later to speak at a news conference with Dallas Mayor Mike Rawlings to address the downtown ambush that killed five officers. He was in significant pain at the time, aides say.... Read more
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Dallas Morning News
Dallas City Council to nominate its chief lobbyist for city attorneyafter a little more than two years on the job after his relationship with some
Dallas City Council to nominate its chief lobbyist for city attorney
Dallas Morning News / Posted 11 days ago
after a little more than two years on the job after his relationship with some council members became adversarial. Mayor Mike Rawlings said in a written statement released Friday that Casto is up to the task. "Thanks to his experience in our... Read more
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NBC Dallas Fort Worth
Abandoned Dallas Jail May Reopen As a Homeless Facilityoffice space and a former medical clinic that could be renovated to provide ser
Abandoned Dallas Jail May Reopen As a Homeless Facility
NBC Dallas Fort Worth / Posted 11 days ago
office space and a former medical clinic that could be renovated to provide services for homeless people. Dallas Mayor Mike Rawlings acknowledged the possibility Friday. "It's a valuable piece of property, and over the short term I think it's... Read more
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NBC Dallas Fort Worth
Dallas Police Not Prepared for Number of Retiring Officershaven’t been formally announced yet. There are major concerns about Dallas pol
Dallas Police Not Prepared for Number of Retiring Officers
NBC Dallas Fort Worth / Posted 11 days ago
haven’t been formally announced yet. There are major concerns about Dallas police paychecks and pensions. Dallas Mayor Mike Rawlings told NBC 5 Friday he’s worried about officers retiring or leaving for other departments. "We need to pay our... Read more
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11 News Houston
Rangers, Dallas officials held ‘conceptual' talks about moving team— and we know one that starts with a D — that wants to take them.” Since then,
Rangers, Dallas officials held ‘conceptual' talks about moving team
11 News Houston / Posted 11 days ago
— and we know one that starts with a D — that wants to take them.” Since then, the city of Dallas and its leaders — Mayor Mike Rawlings, developers, landowners and businessmen with deep pockets — have become the boogeymen Williams and others say... Read more
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WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth
Rangers, Dallas officials held ‘conceptual' talks about moving team— and we know one that starts with a D — that wants to take them.” Since then,
Rangers, Dallas officials held ‘conceptual' talks about moving team
WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth / Posted 11 days ago
— and we know one that starts with a D — that wants to take them.” Since then, the city of Dallas and its leaders — Mayor Mike Rawlings, developers, landowners and businessmen with deep pockets — have become the boogeymen Williams and others say... Read more
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Dallas Morning News
Dallas finally knows where to plant new parks, but can it find the money to pay for them?with City Council members. "This is the most exciting thing that's come along,
Dallas finally knows where to plant new parks, but can it find the money to pay for them?
Dallas Morning News / Posted 12 days ago
with City Council members. "This is the most exciting thing that's come along," said board president Max Wells, Mayor Mike Rawlings' appointee. "It will be of great benefit to all our citizens for a long, long period of time." Kent said new... Read more
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Dallas Morning News
At White House, Mayor Rawlings touts Dallas' open arms to refugeesWASHINGTON - Dallas Mayor Mike Rawlings joined a White House push Thursday aime
At White House, Mayor Rawlings touts Dallas' open arms to refugees
Dallas Morning News / Posted 12 days ago
WASHINGTON - Dallas Mayor Mike Rawlings joined a White House push Thursday aimed at easing anxiety over refugees, amid backlash to the growing pace of resettlements. "This is a global issue but it is a very local issue," Rawlings said. "For us in... Read more
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WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth
Former councilman asks why his downtown park plan won't be consideredhe's troubled by the apparent rejection of his plan to pay for and maintain a t
Former councilman asks why his downtown park plan won't be considered
WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth / Posted 13 days ago
he's troubled by the apparent rejection of his plan to pay for and maintain a three-acre park in downtown Dallas. Mayor Mike Rawlings and the head of the Dallas Park and Recreation Department say they can't support the park, and the developer... Read more
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CBS Dallas - Fort Worth
Critics & Supporters Clash At Dallas Homeless Commission MeetingDALLAS (CBSDFW.COM) – Dallas Mayor Mike Rawlings’ Commission on Homelessness me
Critics & Supporters Clash At Dallas Homeless Commission Meeting
CBS Dallas - Fort Worth / Posted 14 days ago
DALLAS (CBSDFW.COM) – Dallas Mayor Mike Rawlings’ Commission on Homelessness met today and got an earful from critics. The agenda for today’s meeting had members set to discuss short-term strategies for housing medical care, funding, and a new... Read more
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Yahoo Sports
NFL denies Cowboys' request to wear 'Arm in Arm' decal to honor slain copstraining camp on July 30 with a show of solidarity, walking arm-in-arm with Dal
NFL denies Cowboys' request to wear 'Arm in Arm' decal to honor slain cops
Yahoo Sports / Posted 15 days ago
training camp on July 30 with a show of solidarity, walking arm-in-arm with Dallas police chief David Brown, Dallas mayor Mike Rawlings and some family members of the officers who were killed. The Dallas Cowboys planned to honor slain police... Read more
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KERA North Texas
No Longer 'Apolitical', Mark Cuban Talks About Supporting Clinton With NPR's Scott Simoninterview transcript. [NPR] Uber ridership is up 40 percent in southern Dallas
No Longer 'Apolitical', Mark Cuban Talks About Supporting Clinton With NPR's Scott Simon
KERA North Texas / Posted 16 days ago
interview transcript. [NPR] Uber ridership is up 40 percent in southern Dallas. Five months ago, Uber and Dallas Mayor Mike Rawlings announced an initiative to increase the number of drivers and trips in southern Dallas. The Dallas Morning News... Read more
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Dallas Morning News
Uber: With more drivers in southern Dallas, number of rides spikeNote: This post was updated at 3:48 p.m. to include comments from Mayor Mike Ra
Uber: With more drivers in southern Dallas, number of rides spike
Dallas Morning News / Posted 18 days ago
Note: This post was updated at 3:48 p.m. to include comments from Mayor Mike Rawlings. In the five months since Uber and Dallas Mayor Mike Rawlings announced an initiative to increase the number of drivers and trips in southern Dallas, ridership in... Read more
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Dallas Morning News
When should workforce training start? As early as pre-K, Dallas coalition sayslegislative session is starting in January.” The Early Matters Dallas summit p
When should workforce training start? As early as pre-K, Dallas coalition says
Dallas Morning News / Posted 18 days ago
legislative session is starting in January.” The Early Matters Dallas summit program includes a small reception with Mayor Mike Rawlings for about 20 CEOs as well as “think tank”-style conversations and a keynote speech by Gen. Colin Powell, who... Read more
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KERA North Texas
50 Tiny Homes Built For Dallas' Chronically Homeless Are Now Ready For Move-Inhave closed following concerns about safety and public health. As Dallas contin
50 Tiny Homes Built For Dallas' Chronically Homeless Are Now Ready For Move-In
KERA North Texas / Posted 18 days ago
have closed following concerns about safety and public health. As Dallas continues to grow and flourish economically, Mayor Mike Rawlings said taking care of homeless people needs to be a priority. “There’s nothing that makes us grow emotionally as... Read more
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CBS Dallas - Fort Worth
Chief Brown Opens Up About Retirementhas expired and it’s time to pass the baton to someone else. I think I leave th
Chief Brown Opens Up About Retirement
CBS Dallas - Fort Worth / Posted 19 days ago
has expired and it’s time to pass the baton to someone else. I think I leave the department in great shape.” Mayor Mike Rawlings has praised Brown for overseeing the largest crime reduction of any chief in the city’s history. Brown... Read more
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NBC Dallas Fort Worth
3 Key Government Jobs Available in Dallas Countyapplicants will be considered. So far, they have received one application. As
3 Key Government Jobs Available in Dallas County
NBC Dallas Fort Worth / Posted 19 days ago
applicants will be considered. So far, they have received one application. As for the city manager position, Dallas Mayor Mike Rawlings is hoping there won't be a gap between when Gonzales leaves and when someone new will be hired. “I want to... Read more
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NBC Dallas Fort Worth
New Education Initiative Targets Parents And Babiesshe watches the video at the heart of the new Growing Little Minds program. Gr
New Education Initiative Targets Parents And Babies
NBC Dallas Fort Worth / Posted 19 days ago
she watches the video at the heart of the new Growing Little Minds program. Growing Little Minds, inspired by Dallas Mayor Mike Rawlings and created by the Dallas-Fort Worth Hospital Council, is an initiative designed to encourage new parents to... Read more
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Dallas Morning News
Dallas chief says he has no regrets and won't talk about what comes after retirementPolice Department announced Brown's retirement last week on Twitter, surprising
Dallas chief says he has no regrets and won't talk about what comes after retirement
Dallas Morning News / Posted 19 days ago
Police Department announced Brown's retirement last week on Twitter, surprising his staff and many city leaders. Mayor Mike Rawlings and City Manager A.C. Gonzalez hosted a brief news conference at Dallas City Hall saying the chief had been... Read more
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Dallas Morning News
Dallas is giving away tiny houses to the homelessand then work on their problems after they have a stable living environment. "
Dallas is giving away tiny houses to the homeless
Dallas Morning News / Posted 19 days ago
and then work on their problems after they have a stable living environment. "The answer to homelessness is homes," Mayor Mike Rawlings said at Thursday's event. He pointed to a row of 400-square-foot homes joined by a pebbled path behind... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
On retirement, Dallas police chief says 'it's time to go'"The idea of being untouchable has not felt right to me." Last week, when Brow
On retirement, Dallas police chief says 'it's time to go'
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 19 days ago
"The idea of being untouchable has not felt right to me." Last week, when Brown's retirement was first announced, Mayor Mike Rawlings and City Manager A.C. Gonzalez said they were not surprised because they had been talking with Brown about his... Read more
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ABC 6 Providence
On retirement, Dallas police chief says 'it's time to go'"The idea of being untouchable has not felt right to me." Last week, when Brow
On retirement, Dallas police chief says 'it's time to go'
ABC 6 Providence / Posted 19 days ago
"The idea of being untouchable has not felt right to me." Last week, when Brown's retirement was first announced, Mayor Mike Rawlings and City Manager A.C. Gonzalez said they were not surprised because they had been talking with Brown about his... Read more
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WFMJ Youngstown
On retirement, Dallas police chief says 'it's time to go'"The idea of being untouchable has not felt right to me." Last week, when Brow
On retirement, Dallas police chief says 'it's time to go'
WFMJ Youngstown / Posted 19 days ago
"The idea of being untouchable has not felt right to me." Last week, when Brown's retirement was first announced, Mayor Mike Rawlings and City Manager A.C. Gonzalez said they were not surprised because they had been talking with Brown about his... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
On retirement, Dallas police chief says 'it's time to go'"The idea of being untouchable has not felt right to me." Last week, when Brow
On retirement, Dallas police chief says 'it's time to go'
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 19 days ago
"The idea of being untouchable has not felt right to me." Last week, when Brown's retirement was first announced, Mayor Mike Rawlings and City Manager A.C. Gonzalez said they were not surprised because they had been talking with Brown about his... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
On retirement, Dallas police chief says 'it's time to go'"The idea of being untouchable has not felt right to me." Last week, when Brow
On retirement, Dallas police chief says 'it's time to go'
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 19 days ago
"The idea of being untouchable has not felt right to me." Last week, when Brown's retirement was first announced, Mayor Mike Rawlings and City Manager A.C. Gonzalez said they were not surprised because they had been talking with Brown about his... Read more
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WAVE 3 Louisville
On retirement, Dallas police chief says 'it's time to go'"The idea of being untouchable has not felt right to me." Last week, when Brow
On retirement, Dallas police chief says 'it's time to go'
WAVE 3 Louisville / Posted 19 days ago
"The idea of being untouchable has not felt right to me." Last week, when Brown's retirement was first announced, Mayor Mike Rawlings and City Manager A.C. Gonzalez said they were not surprised because they had been talking with Brown about his... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
On retirement, Dallas police chief says 'it's time to go'"The idea of being untouchable has not felt right to me." Last week, when Brow
On retirement, Dallas police chief says 'it's time to go'
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted 19 days ago
"The idea of being untouchable has not felt right to me." Last week, when Brown's retirement was first announced, Mayor Mike Rawlings and City Manager A.C. Gonzalez said they were not surprised because they had been talking with Brown about his... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
On retirement, Dallas police chief says 'it's time to go'"The idea of being untouchable has not felt right to me." Last week, when Brow
On retirement, Dallas police chief says 'it's time to go'
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 19 days ago
"The idea of being untouchable has not felt right to me." Last week, when Brown's retirement was first announced, Mayor Mike Rawlings and City Manager A.C. Gonzalez said they were not surprised because they had been talking with Brown about his... Read more
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WIS News 10 Columbia
On retirement, Dallas police chief says 'it's time to go'"The idea of being untouchable has not felt right to me." Last week, when Brow
On retirement, Dallas police chief says 'it's time to go'
WIS News 10 Columbia / Posted 19 days ago
"The idea of being untouchable has not felt right to me." Last week, when Brown's retirement was first announced, Mayor Mike Rawlings and City Manager A.C. Gonzalez said they were not surprised because they had been talking with Brown about his... Read more
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ABC Montana
On retirement, Dallas police chief says 'it's time to go'"The idea of being untouchable has not felt right to me." Last week, when Brow
On retirement, Dallas police chief says 'it's time to go'
ABC Montana / Posted 19 days ago
"The idea of being untouchable has not felt right to me." Last week, when Brown's retirement was first announced, Mayor Mike Rawlings and City Manager A.C. Gonzalez said they were not surprised because they had been talking with Brown about his... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
On retirement, Dallas police chief says 'it's time to go'"The idea of being untouchable has not felt right to me." Last week, when Brow
On retirement, Dallas police chief says 'it's time to go'
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted 19 days ago
"The idea of being untouchable has not felt right to me." Last week, when Brown's retirement was first announced, Mayor Mike Rawlings and City Manager A.C. Gonzalez said they were not surprised because they had been talking with Brown about his... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
On retirement, Dallas police chief says 'it's time to go'"The idea of being untouchable has not felt right to me." Last week, when Brow
On retirement, Dallas police chief says 'it's time to go'
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 19 days ago
"The idea of being untouchable has not felt right to me." Last week, when Brown's retirement was first announced, Mayor Mike Rawlings and City Manager A.C. Gonzalez said they were not surprised because they had been talking with Brown about his... Read more
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KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches
On retirement, Dallas police chief says 'it's time to go'"The idea of being untouchable has not felt right to me." Last week, when Brow
On retirement, Dallas police chief says 'it's time to go'
KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches / Posted 19 days ago
"The idea of being untouchable has not felt right to me." Last week, when Brown's retirement was first announced, Mayor Mike Rawlings and City Manager A.C. Gonzalez said they were not surprised because they had been talking with Brown about his... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
On retirement, Dallas police chief says 'it's time to go'"The idea of being untouchable has not felt right to me." Last week, when Brow
On retirement, Dallas police chief says 'it's time to go'
Hawaii News Now / Posted 19 days ago
"The idea of being untouchable has not felt right to me." Last week, when Brown's retirement was first announced, Mayor Mike Rawlings and City Manager A.C. Gonzalez said they were not surprised because they had been talking with Brown about his... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
On retirement, Dallas police chief says 'it's time to go'"The idea of being untouchable has not felt right to me." Last week, when Brow
On retirement, Dallas police chief says 'it's time to go'
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 19 days ago
"The idea of being untouchable has not felt right to me." Last week, when Brown's retirement was first announced, Mayor Mike Rawlings and City Manager A.C. Gonzalez said they were not surprised because they had been talking with Brown about his... Read more
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Dallas Morning News
How can a city as rich as Dallas be so poor?Could and should. Because of course it should. That's what O'Donnell says. So
How can a city as rich as Dallas be so poor?
Dallas Morning News / Posted 19 days ago
Could and should. Because of course it should. That's what O'Donnell says. So does Regina Montoya, who co-chairs Mayor Mike Rawlings' Poverty Task Force, and Mark Clayton, the council's liaison to the task force. And here I was all prepared to... Read more
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Officer.com
Retiring Dallas Police Chief Has 'No Regrets'police department announced his retirement last week on Twitter, surprising man
Retiring Dallas Police Chief Has 'No Regrets'
Officer.com / Posted 19 days ago
police department announced his retirement last week on Twitter, surprising many city leaders and his own staff. Mayor Mike Rawlings and City Manager A.C. Gonzalez hosted a brief news conference at Dallas City Hall saying the chief had been... Read more
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KERA North Texas
'It's All Good Today': Chief David Brown Discusses Decision To Retire After 33 YearsChief David Pughes will serve as interim police chief as the department conduct
'It's All Good Today': Chief David Brown Discusses Decision To Retire After 33 Years
KERA North Texas / Posted 19 days ago
Chief David Pughes will serve as interim police chief as the department conducts a national search for candidates. Mayor Mike Rawlings and City Manager A.C. Gonzalez answered immediate questions about Brown's announcement in a press conference on... Read more
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