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Posted on: October 24, 2023

November 2023 Fire Department Stats

Fire Department November 2023 Report Card

The Fire Department is sharing the November 2023 report card to showcase the number of calls and activity recorded. 

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Posted on: October 24, 2023

Natural Gas Leak Due to Pipe Struck by Vehicle

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Library

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Posted on: January 22, 2024

AARP Tax-Aide at the Library

AARP Tax Aide at the White Settlement Library make appointment at bit.ly/taxaidewsl

AARP tax-aide volunteers will once again be offering free tax preparation assistance this year at the Library. These services are by appointment only and slots are limited! You can make an appointment at this link: bit.ly/taxaidewsl

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Posted on: January 30, 2024

Teen DIY: "Valloween" Cards

TEEN DIY Feb 26 at 4:30 pm: "Valloween" Cards

Teens in the 7th-12th grades are invited to join us making fun tools, decor, fidget toys, and more! Teen DIY meets the last Monday of each month at 4:30 pm. This is a free event and all materials are provided. Signing up is encouraged - teens can sign up&...

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Posted on: December 21, 2023

New! Mango Languages

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Try out our new language learning app! It's simple to set up - just click here to create an account with your library card. Mango has over 70 languages to explore on desktop or on their mobile app, available on both Apple and Android. Check out t...

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Posted on: December 26, 2023

Craft Club

Craft Club

Each month, Craft Club participants come together to make a seasonal craft that they can take home. The program is geared toward adults, but children accompanied by an adult are welcome. All materials are provided, so please be sure to sign up he...

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Posted on: December 26, 2023

Homemade Happiness

Orange text on blue background: Homemade Happiness every Tuesday at 3 pm

Tuesdays at 3 pm

Join the Library's weekly crafters group! Whether you knit, crochet, scrapbook, cross stitch, paint, make jewelry, or anything else - bring your current project and visit with other crafters as we work on our masterpieces together...

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Posted on: December 26, 2023

TinkerLab

TinkerLab / free / science, technology, engineering, arts, math / 2nd Thurs of ea. month / 3:30-4:30

TinkerLab at the White Settlement Public Library is a program that facilitates creativity and learning. During TinkerLab hours, kids of all ages can participate in a variety of activities with a focus on STEAM learning (Science - Technology - Engineering ...

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Police

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Posted on: December 31, 2023

Don't Drink and Drive

News Flash-DWI Don't Drink and Drive

Please celebrate New Years Eve responsibly. Never get behind the wheel when you have been drinking alcoholic beverages. Plan ahead and ensure you have a safe ride home. Call a friend, grab a taxi, or use a mobile app ride service like Uber or Lyft. Do you...

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Police
Posted on: December 29, 2023

WEST COMM 911

WEST COMM 911 Emergency Number

The White Settlement Police Department Dispatch Services Division has been rebranded as WEST COMM 911 to reflect the multiple agencies and jurisdictions that are served by the dispatch center. Please update your telephone contacts for non-emergency public...

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Police
Posted on: December 16, 2023

Citizens Police Academy Class #3 Graduation

Citizens Police Academy Class #3 Graduation

On Friday, December 15, 2023, the White Settlement Police Department celebrated graduates of the Citizens Police Academy Class #3. This culmination of three months of instruction was an important milestone for participants. As recent graduates of the CPA,...

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Police
Posted on: December 14, 2023

Blue Angels Planning Meeting

Chief Cook meets with Blue Angels Pilots

Hurry up April 2024!!! Chief Cook was honored to meet U.S. Navy Blue Angels #7, LT Connor O’Donnell and Blue Angel #8, LCDR Brian Vaught during a pre-planning meeting for the “Wings Over Cowtown” Air Show scheduled for April ...

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Police
Posted on: December 8, 2023

For Second Year, WSPD Receives National Night Award

National Night Out 2023 Award

The White Settlement Police Department was notified by the National Association of Town Watch that the agency placed 19th across the entire nation for cities with a population between 15,000 and 50,000 residents. The community joined together on October 3...

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Police
Posted on: January 22, 2023

National Night Out Award

The White Settlement Police Department received a huge award from the National Association of Town Watch for our participation and activities during National Night Out on October 4, 2022. Due to the high level of attendance, quality of activities and part...

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Posted on: February 17, 2024

City of White Settlement Statements on Proposed Defense Budget Cuts to Lockheed Martin

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The City of White Settlement releases the following statements regarding recent news on potential budget cuts to the national defense budget that could impact Air Force Plant #4 and Lockheed Martin’s production of F-35 joint strike fighter aircr...

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Posted on: February 12, 2024

Violent Fugitive Featured on America's Most Wanted

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Violent Suspect Featured on America’s Most Wanted – Possible Ties to North Texas

The White Settlement Police Department is requesting the public’s help in locating a suspect wanted for a violent attack on a woman in 2016. The ...

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Posted on: January 30, 2024

TikTok and Online Videos Continue to Challenge Law Enforcement on Stolen Vehicles

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On Wednesday, January 24, 2024 at 1:57 a.m., the White Settlement Police Department responded to a report of a vehicle running which appeared to have crashed into a creek along Silver Creek Road and McCully Street near Air Force Plant #4. As officers arri...

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Posted on: January 30, 2024

WEST COMM Dispatch Center Fully Operational to Provide Emergency Dispatch and Detention Services

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WEST COMM 911 Dispatch Center is now fully integrated and operational to serve additional municipalities, school districts, military partners, and federal agencies. This project started in the planning stages of July 2022 and has now been fully transition...

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Posted on: January 20, 2024

StarChase GPS Vehicle Pursuit Technology Intervention Tool

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StarChase GPS Vehicle Pursuit Technology Intervention Tool – Video Link Included

 B-ROLL VIDEO FOOTAGE LINK FOR MEDIA PARTNERS: https://youtu.be/5jaiJikik0k

Police departments across the country must deal with the dangers associa...

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Police News Releases
Posted on: December 17, 2023

Death Investigation Update on Pedestrian Struck and Killed

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The White Settlement Police Department worked overnight with other law enforcement agencies to identify the crash location. Around 9:00 a.m. on Sunday, December 17, 2023, the department was notified by the Dallas County Sheriff’s Office of a cra...

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Posted on: November 13, 2023

Dangerous Suspect Armed With Rifle, Shotgun, and Pistol Taken Into Custody

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The City of White Settlement Police Department responded to an emergency person with a weapon call on Sunday, November 12, 2023 at 12:58 p.m. in the 9200 block of Dale Lane Court. Redacted portions of the 9-1-1 call and body-worn camera footage have been ...

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Posted on: November 13, 2023

Engaging in Organized Criminal Activity – Diversionary Theft – Buddhist Temple

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The City of White Settlement Police Department responded to an organized diversionary theft on November 20, 2022 at the Wat Busayadhammvanaram Buddhist Temple at 7916 White Settlement Road. This case was covered extensively across North Texas by local med...

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Posted on: October 30, 2023

Police Department Upgrades to Axon Taser 7 – Electronic Control Weapon

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The City of White Settlement Police Department was approved to upgrade its existing electronic control weapons from the Axon Taser X26P to the Axon Taser 7. This five-year contract with Axon Enterprise, Inc. will equip all police officers with the electro...

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Posted on: October 22, 2023

Department Supports Breast Cancer Awareness Month with Specialty Badges and Patches

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The City of White Settlement Police Department joins the nation to raise awareness and support one another during October's Breast Cancer Awareness Month. Chief of Police Christopher Cook authorized the commission of pink badges and patches to hi...

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