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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…

Community Invited to Learn Tourism Safety Tips and More at Summer Safety Expo

The public is invited learn about vehicle safety, burglary prevention and other useful tips at the Arlington Police Department Entertainment District Tourism Unit’s 2nd Annual Summer Safety Expo. The TOUR S. M. A. R. T. (Safety Means Always Remember to Think) expo is scheduled from 2 p. m. to 5 p. m. on Saturday, June 18 in Downtown Arlington. Activities,…

Officers Conducting “No-Refusal” Enforcement for Memorial Holiday Weekend

Drivers can expect to see Arlington police officers this weekend working high-visibility traffic enforcement along area roadways looking for signs of impaired drivers. The Arlington Police Department is participating in the Tarrant County District Attorney’s Office countywide “No Refusal” operation, which starts this evening and continues through the early morning hours…