Fort Worth Police Chief Neil Noakes has fired his second officer for racially insensitive posts on social media.
Officer Chadwick Hughes was placed on restricted duty last month after another officer spotted the offensive posts and reported them up the chain of command.
Eddie Garcia was sworn in as the Dallas Police Department’s newest chief on Wednesday.
Neil Noakes has spent the last week as acting police chief, but it was made official Tuesday.
A Fort Worth police officer is facing an internal affairs investigation after another officer spotted offensive posts on social media and reported them up the chain of command.
Neil Noakes, who has worked at the department since 2000, replaces outgoing chief Ed Kraus.
The city of Fort Worth presented the six police chief finalists at a public forum.
Fort Worth-based Bell outfitted a 505 Jet Ranger X helicopter for the department.
Fort Worth Police Chief Ed Kraus has tested positive for COVID-19, the department announced.
Fifty children were given $100 to spend on whatever they wanted in the store.
The finalists include two internal candidates and four from outside the Fort Worth Police Department.
The Fort Worth Police Department said it received numerous complaints about Officer Roger Ballard's "racially insensitive and grossly inappropriate" post on social media.
The Fort Worth community came together Monday to honor an officer killed in the line of duty two years ago.
The people of Fort Worth are being asked to weigh in on their next police chief.
Gov. Greg Abbott visited Fort Worth Tuesday to announce a legislative plan that would freeze property tax revenue for any city that tries to defund police.
The proposal calls for changes to how police respond to mental health calls as well as diverting funding from programs like SWAT to crime prevention efforts.
Progress is being made between protesters and the Fort Worth Police Department.
A Fort Worth police officer shot a man who appeared to be a threat to himself.
Fort Worth Police Chief Ed Kraus is planning to retire after 28 years of service.
A vote in Fort Worth to partially defund the police, or at least a police program, failed Tuesday night.