Category Archives: Police

Recipients Honored at Police Award Ceremony

Each year, the Arlington Police Department hosts an awards ceremony to recognize the dedication and impressive work of employees. Public safety is at the core of the department’s mission, and these honored employees were recognized Thursday during a ceremony for their continuing efforts toward that goal.  At the lunchtime celebration, a…

Murder Suspect Wanted: Name Bryan Tran

In an effort to locate a murder suspect, the Arlington Police Department has worked with America’s Most Wanted to seek the public’s help with locating the man suspected of fatally shooting Austin Nguyen last summer. Tonight, America’s Most Wanted aired a segment on the “Lifetime” cable network that featured Nam…

Teacher Arrested

The Arlington Police Department is investigating an inappropriate relationship between an Arlington teacher and two female students. On Tuesday, February 28, 2012, Arlington Police Officers arrested Brandon Ashley McDaniel as part of that investigation. He is being held at the Arlington City Jail on two charges of improper relationship between…

Traffic Enforcement Encourages Drivers to Slow Down

Arlington’s finest were out in force today targeting aggressive speeders in South Arlington along the Interstate 20 corridor. Speeding is a major contributing factor in crashes, including fatalities. Traffic safety is of the utmost concern as our city experienced a very high number of traffic fatalities in 2011. Changing driving behavior…

Extra Eyes On Patrol

The cold winter air blew in on a busy Friday night as thousands of people moved about restaurants and retail stores along South Cooper Street and I-20 in south Arlington. Inside the Community Room of the South Police Service Center, approximately 40 residents joined Deputy Chief Jeff Petty and Lt. Jeff…