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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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Police News Releases
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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Police News Releases
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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Police News Releases
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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Police News Releases
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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Police News Releases
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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Police News Releases
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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Police News Releases
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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