Category Archives: News Releases

Homicide Investigation

Updated News Release: The Arlington Police Department has obtained video surveillance from two different viewing perspectives. The first video was captured at the intersection of South Cooper Street and Arbrook Boulevard. In this particular video, the victim’s truck is travelling southbound on South Cooper Street with a vehicle of interest also…

Death Investigation

The Arlington Police Department responded to a death investigation call in the 800 block of Mosier Valley Road around 1:41 p. m. Wednesday, June 21, 2017.  An employee with Republic Services reported a body located in the landfill area where he was working. Detectives responded to the scene and are checking missing person reports.…

Second Arrest is Made in Capital Murder Case

The Arlington Police Department has made a second arrest in the capital murder case of April Vancleave. Mrs. Vancleave was attempting to sell jewelry to raise money for Christmas in December 2016 when she was murdered while leaving a retail store. Alex Menor Diaz was arrested by officers assigned to the United States Marshals…

Detectives Investigating Fatal Shooting

The Arlington Police Department responded to a shooting in the 900 block of Pinion Drive on Thursday, June 15, 2017 around noon. As officers arrived, they located an adult male with apparent gunshot wounds laying outside. This man was transported to a local hospital where he was pronounced deceased. Investigators believe that…

Man Arrested After Fatal Shooting

The Arlington Police Department responded to a stabbing call around 1 a. m. on May 30, 2017 in the 2000 block of Spring Mist Drive. When officers arrived on scene, they located a woman who had been stabbed multiple times.  She was transported to a local hospital where she was later…

Arlington Assisting in Death Investigation

The Arlington Police Department responded to a pursuit that entered Arlington around 4:30 a. m. on Thursday, May 25, 2017. Responding officers arrived at the conclusion of the pursuit involving a recreational vehicle. The vehicle was fully engulfed in fire and officers located a deceased man at the scene. Arlington PD has…

Click It or Ticket

The Arlington Police Department, in a collaborative effort involving the Texas Department of Transportation, is reminding motorists and passengers to buckle up when on public roadways.  The “Click It or Ticket” campaign puts officers out in force from Monday, May 22, 2017 through Sunday June 4, 2017 looking for unrestrained motorists and passengers,…

Detectives Investigate Fatal Shooting

The Arlington Police Department responded to a shooting incident in the 6400 block of Treepoint Drive around 10:21 p. m. on Monday, May 23, 2017. Responding officers arrived and found a 19-year old man laying in the street who was later pronounced deceased from apparent gunshot wounds. Officers located a second…

APD Investigating Shooting

On May 11, 2017 around 2:30 p. m.,  Arlington officers responded to a suspicious person call at the 600 block of E. Front St.  Someone from the local car sales business contacted the police and reported a man parked near the location had been coming to the business demanding to speak…