Category Archives: News Releases

Restorative Justice Initiative Results in Three International Awards

On October 24, 2017, the Arlington Police Department was honored with three awards for efforts related to the Walmart Restorative Justice Initiative. During the annual International Association of Chiefs of Police (IACP) Conference in Philadelphia, PA,  Police Chief Will Johnson, Assistant Police Chief Kevin Kolbye, Lt. Leo Daniels, Sergeants Jakisha Jones and Dylan…

Fatality Crash Investigation

The Arlington Police Department responded to a major crash in the eastbound lanes of the 4300 block of W. Interstate Highway 20 around 12:40 a. m. Thursday, October 19, 2017.  Investigators believe that there were two vehicles stopped on the outside shoulder of the highway due to a mechanical issue. A pickup…

Homicide Investigation

The Arlington Police Department responded to a shooting in the 2000 block of Valleywood Drive at the Woodland Park Apartments around 7:32 p. m. on Wednesday, October 4, 2017. Officers arrived on scene and located a man in his mid 20s deceased inside an apartment from an apparent gunshot wound. Witnesses reported hearing a loud argument before hearing gunshots in…

Purse Snatching Suspects Sought

The Arlington Police Department has responded to nearly a dozen incidents involving suspects who appear to be targeting women at various retail locations in east Arlington. Investigators believe that the suspects are the same persons profiled by the Grand Prairie Police Department on Thursday, October 5, 2017.  Detectives say that…

Fatality Crash Investigation

The Arlington Police Department responded to a major crash in the 3500 block of E. Interstate Highway 30 around 10:35 p. m. on Wednesday, October 4, 2017. Witnesses reported that a 4-door passenger vehicle was traveling westbound at a high rate of speed when the vehicle lost control and struck a…

Death Investigation

The Arlington Police Department responded to an investigation call in the 800 block of Stadium Drive around 11:09 a. m. on Friday, September 22, 2017. An employee with Union Pacific Railroad called and reported that another railroad employee had been struck by a train. When First Responders arrived on scene, the…