Keeping Dallas Safe: Vice Doubling Down

The Vice Unit received complaints regarding illegal gambling occurring at 6875 Shady Brook Lane.   During the course of their investigation, undercover detectives were able to develop enough probable cause to have a search warrant completed and signed by a magistrate.  On March 11, 2020, at approximately 3:00 p.m., the Vice Unit executed the warrant and seized a total of 15 gambling machines and $2341.00 in cash. 

On the same day, at approximately 4:00 p.m., the Vice Unit executed a second search warrant at 5535 S. Central Expressway. This investigation also stems from complaints of illegal gambling at the location. Undercover detectives developed probable cause for a search warrant. During the execution of that warrant, the vice operation seized a total of 5 gambling machines, 2 firearms, and $5104.00 cash.

If you know of a location in which illegal gambling is occurring, you can report it through our iWatchDallas app or online at You can choose to remain anonymous. Remember, crime prevention is everybody’s business.

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