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Arlington Officers Honored During Police Department’s Annual Awards Banquet

At the Arlington Convention Center, some of Arlington Police Department’s best officers met up with citizens and business leaders for an afternoon of awards and special honors. More than 450 guests were seated for the annual ceremony on February 22. This event is made possible by the Arlington Police Foundation and a…

Volunteer for Arlington Police Department’s Dog Walker Watch Program

The Arlington Police Department is looking for volunteers to participate in the department’s Dog Walker Watch awareness program. Dog Walker Watch (DWW) is a program sponsored by the National Association of Town Watch (NATW) and coordinated locally by law enforcement agencies and community organizations that encourages neighbors nationwide to assist local…

Arlington Advances to 2nd in Ranking of Participating National Night Out Cities

The National Association of Town Watch (NATW) has published its 2016 ranking of U. S. cities who hosted National Night Out activities this year. This week, Arlington moves up one place to finish second in the national comparison of cities with populations greater than 300,000 people. National Night Out is a celebration…

Arlington PD Selected as Finalist for 2016 Herman Goldstein Award

The Arlington Police Department was selected as a Finalist for the 2016 Herman Goldstein Award for Excellence in Problem-Oriented Policing for the organization’s work on the Walmart Restorative Justice Initiative. This recognition was given during the Center for Problem-Oriented Policing Conference in Tempe, Arizona on October 26, 2016. Assistant Police Chief…

Arlington PD Receives 2016 IACP Michael Shanahan Award

The Arlington Police Department received the 2016 International Association of Chiefs of Police Michael Shanahan Award for Excellence in Public/Private Partnerships. The Mentoring Arlington Youth (MAY) Program was selected for this prestigious honor. The idea behind the Mentoring Arlington Youth program began years ago when Police Lt. Tarrick McGuire was a…

Arlington Police Department Recognized with Texas Municipal League Award

On Wednesday, October 5, 2016, the Arlington Police Department was presented with the 2016 Texas Municipal League Municipal Excellence Award for Project “RAISE” (Risk Assessment Intervention Safety Engagement) in the Public Safety category. The project consists of a multidisciplinary team of social service, community and criminal justice agencies partnering together…

Arlington Police Receive National Award, $2 Million Grant for Additional Sergeants

This week has been designated National Community Oriented Policing Week by the Department of Justice and the observance kicked off in Arlington on Monday with an award. Ronald Davis, the Director of the Department of Justice and Office of Community Oriented Policing Services  presented the 2016 L. Anthony Sutin Civic Imagination…