Bigs in Blue Mentoring Program

The Dallas Police Department is honored to begin our new mentoring program with Big Brothers Big Sisters. Officers are prepared to shape those young minds by providing them with a better understanding of law enforcement. Police officers and city officials will particpate in the new mentoring program. Students will meet with their Bigs twice a month to sit and have programing with the individual they are partnered with. They will participate in activities around the industry the Big is in. We would like to thank Fox 4 for feature the new program and Big Brothers Big Sisters for including us!

 

 

 

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Keeping Dallas Safe: Show Me the Money!

 

On January 16, 2020, at approximately 3:40 p.m., the Narcotics Division, with the assistance from the Uniform Narcotics Squad and South Central patrol officers, executed a search warrant at 1533 Madrid Street. After receiving complaints of narcotics sales at the location, detectives were able to establish probable cause to secure a narcotics search warrant. The following are the results of that search warrant:

Drugs:

522.6 grams of Marijuana

2.9 grams of Methamphetamine

6.3 grams of Alprazalam

U.S. Currency:

$7,485.00

The Narcotics Division is committed to keeping drugs off the streets and “Keeping Dallas Safe.” Thank you, for your continued hard work.

Keeping Dallas Safe – Vice Gambling Operation

On January 16, 2020, at about 1:00 p.m., the Dallas Police Department’s Vice Unit, with the assistance of Dallas SWAT, executed a search warrant at 7015 Greenville Avenue, Suites 150 and 200 in response to complaints about illegal gambling.

After receiving several complaints, the Vice Unit conducted an undercover investigation and established probable cause to obtain and execute a search warrant for the location.

Vice Detectives processed the crime scenes and seized a total of 64 machines, 2 handguns, DVRs, misccellaneous gambling documents, and $7,587.00 cash. This operation is documented on case numbers 005254-2020 and 23491-2020.

 

 

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Critical Missing – Khoryn Williams

Update: January 17, 2020 @ 5:45 am

Critical Missing Khoryn Williams has been located and is safe.

Original Post: January 16, 2020 @ 4:02 pm

On January 16 2020, at about 9:30 am, Mr. Williams, was last seen at the 1400 block of Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd. on foot travelling in an unknown direction. Mr. Williams may be confused and in need of assistance.

He is described as a 20-year-old Black male with brown eyes and black hair. Mr. Williams is 5’07 and weighs 160 lbs. He was last seen wearing a black/blue jacket, black/yellow shirt, black pants with yellow lines going down the side, with black Nike shoes.

The Dallas Police Department is asking for the public’s assistance in locating the above individual.  Persons with information are asked to call the Police Department at 911 or (214) 671-4268.

 

 

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Keeping Dallas Safe – Guns, Drugs, Arrests – Narcotics Operation on La Prada Drive

On January 15, 2020, at about 6:25 p.m., the Narcotics Division executed simultaneous search warrants at 8431 La Prada Drive and 8451 La Prada Drive. Uniformed Narcotics Squad personnel and Northeast Patrol officers assisted in executing the warrants.

An investigation was prompted by complaints the Narcotics Unit had received regarding drug activity at these locations. While working this case, detectives obtained probable cause that supported the original complaints.

The search warrants were then secured and executed. These operations are documented on case numbers 009753-2019 and 009716-2019. The results are as follows:

Arrests & Seizures

  • Felicia Carrington, B/F/23, Probation Violation
  • Devuntae Patterson, B/M/20, VHSC: 481.112
  • Danteez Lawson B/M/21, VHSC: 481.112
  • 50.7g Cocaine (Powder)
  • 12.9g Cocaine (Rock)
  • 51.7g Methamphetamine
  • 229.2g Marijuana
  • 4.3g Alprazolam
  •  (1) .40cal Taurus semi-automatic pistol
  •  (1) 9mm Taurus semi-automatic pistol
  •  (1) .40cal Smith & Wesson semi-automatic pistol (stolen)
  • $1,412.00 in U.S. currency

Information Needed in Homicide Investigation on Pine

Update January 18, 2020 at 9:30 a.m.:

The victim in this homicide has been identified as Sylvester Veal, Black male 33-years-old.

Update: January 17, 2020

On Thursday, January 16, 2020,at 12:03am Dallas Police responded to 1600 Pine Street. Upon arrival the complainant was pronounced deceased due to homicidal violence. The vehicle pictured below was captured on surveillance video leaving the scene.

If anyone has any information that can lead to the identity of the suspect, please contact Detective Frank Serra #10031, at 214-671-4320.

 

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Original Post: January 16, 2020

The Dallas Police Department is asking for the Public’s assistance in the Homicide Investigation on the 1600 block of Pine Street.

On January 16, 2020, at 12:03 a.m., Dallas police responded to a call regarding an unidentified Black male laying in the street at 1600 Pine Street.  The victim was deceased due to homicidal violence.  Anyone with information regarding this offense is encouraged to contact Detective F. Serra, #10031 at 214-671-4320 or frank.serra@dallascityhall.com.  Please reference case #010123-2020

Crime Stoppers Reward Information

Crime Stoppers will pay up to $5,000.00 for information called into Crime Stoppers that leads to the arrest and indictment for this felony offense and other felony offenses.  Call Crime Stoppers at: (214) 373 – TIPS, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

Critical Missing Person – Jessie Sanchez

Update: January 16, 2020 @ 10:09 a.m.

Mr. Sanchez has been located and is safe.

Original Post: January 15, 2020 @10:25 p.m.

The Dallas Police Department is seeking the public’s assistance in locating Critical Missing person Jessie Sanchez. On January 15, 2020, at about 2:00 p.m., Mr. Sanchez was last seen travelling on foot in the 8800 block of Woodcastle Drive. He may be confused and in need of assistance.

Mr. Sanchez is described as a 67-year-old White male. He is 5’07” and weighs 180 pounds with brown eyes and a bald head. Mr. Sanchez was last seen wearing a Marine cap, yellow/blue/white sweater, black jeans and black shoes.

If anyone knows the whereabouts of Mr. Sanchez, please call 911 or contact the Dallas Police Department’s Missing Persons Unit at (214) 671-4268.

 

 

The Dallas Police Department is asking for the public’s assistance in locating the above individual.  Persons with information are asked to call the Police Department at 911 or (214) 671-4268.

Homicide on Hampton Road

On January 15, 2020, at 8:15 a.m., Dallas Police responded to a shooting call at 5014 S Hampton Road, the Hampton Terrace Apartments. Upon arrival, they made contact with the victim, Dominique White, a 28-year-old black male, who had suffered from multiple gunshot wounds. He was transported by Dallas Fire and Rescue to an area hospital, where he was pronounced deceased. Witnesses at the location described the suspect as a black male in his late 20’s, approximately 6’ 3” tall, and reported that he fled the location in a white older model 4-door Lexus.

Dallas Police are asking that anyone with information regarding this offense contact Det. Garcia with the Dallas Police Department Homicide Unit at (214) 671-3994, orolegario.garcia@dallascityhall.com. Please reference case #009575-2020.

CRIME STOPPERS 

Crime Stoppers will pay up to $5,000 for information called into Crime Stoppers that leads to the arrest and indictment for this felony offense and other felony offenses. Call Crime Stoppers at 214-373-TIPS (8477), 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

Please Help Identify Suspect

The Dallas Police Department is asking for the Public’s assistance in locating the suspect that was involved in the Hit and Run incident below.

On January 11, 2020 at approximately 6:25 p.m., a white four-door sedan, the suspect vehicle, was traveling south at 5300 S. Lamar Street.  A pedestrian was crossing the street when the suspect vehicle struck him.  The pedestrian died due to injuries he sustained in the collision.  The suspect did not stop and fled the location south on S. Central Expressway SH 310 towards Overton Rd.  If you have any information about the driver and/or the vehicle involved in this accident, please contact Detective J. Massey, #8465 at 214-671-0012 with the Dallas Police Department’s Vehicle Crimes Unit.  Reference Case #007361-2020.

Violent Crime Reduction Plan – Slide Correction

In today’s Public Safety presentation, there was a slide with an error noted that will be corrected. In regard to the level of percentage reduction necessary for violent crime to return to 2018 levels (slide 16), the published presentation included incorrect percentages. This has been corrected and the presentation materials will be updated.  See below for details on the correction.

We apologize for any confusion or misunderstanding that may have occurred as a result of this error.