Category Archives: Public Safety

DWI Enforcement program begins July 3

The Arlington Police Department will begin a DWI Enforcement program tomorrow. From Tuesday, July 3, 2012, through Monday, July 8, 2012, the DWI and Traffic units will implement a zero-tolerance approach to alcohol-related offenses. This increased enforcement effort includes a “no refusal” period. For any motorists stopped under suspicion of…

Arlington Fire Department Volunteer Wins State Award

Linda McMillen, an Arlington Fire Department Office of Emergency Management Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) volunteer, was awarded the second annual Jack Colley Award for Volunteerism on June 15 at the annual Texas Unites Citizen Corps/Volunteers Organizations Active in Disaster Conference.  The award was presented by Steve McCraw, director of…