Category Archives: Public Safety

Pinwheel Display to Raise Awareness About Child Abuse and Prevention

Articles Police 04-10-15

Each April, the Arlington Police Department joins the Alliance for Children in recognizing Child Abuse Awareness Month. Police employees participate in multiple events hosted throughout Tarrant County to raise awareness about our youngest victims.On Sunday, April 12, 2015, at 3 p.m., Arlington police employees will place pinwheels in the front Read more…

New Sergeant Joins Leadership of APD Media Office

Articles Police 04-01-15

Arlington Police Sergeant Paul Rodriguez joins the ranks of department leaders who have served stints in the Arlington Police Department Media Office. Starting this week, Sgt. Rodriguez will run the day-to-day operations of the Media Office. He most recently supervised a specialized unit that conducts “hot spot” enforcement in an Read more…

Help Arlington Dispatcher Win National Contest


An Arlington dispatcher’s heroic, life-saving act is being recognized by the fourth annual Smart Telecommunicators Awards, and you have a chance to help her win a national contest.Thanks to Lari Tillar, a dispatcher for the Arlington Fire Department, an unresponsive stroke victim was saved through communications provided to the young Read more…