Exposed: Some restaurants haven't been inspected in years
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NBC 5 Investigates' Scott Friedman sat down with Dallas Police Chief David Brown to talk about his department's policies on the use of police computers while driving.
A Dallas City Council committee agreed Monday to hire even more restaurant inspections after an NBC 5 Investigates report showed some restaurants had gone years between inspections. City leaders also gave a green light to a plan that could impact every restaurant in Dallas.
A City Council committee authorizes the writing of a measure that would require every restaurant worker to take a food-safety course. Read More
After an NBC 5 investigation found that more than 200 Dallas restaurants had not been inspected in at least two years, Dallas has inspected all of the establishments on the list. Read More
Dallas restaurants are supposed to be inspected twice per year, but NBC 5 has learned that only about 20 percent got two inspections last year. This story was published February 29, 2012 - 12:22 a.m.
Prompted by an NBC 5 investigation, the city of Dallas will be hiring more restaurant inspectors. Read More
Dallas is debating sweeping changes in the wake of an NBC 5 investigation into restaurant inspections that found kitchens that had not been checked in years. A plan to require a training course for every restaurant worker in the city is among the ideas.
A family is without a home just days before Thanksgiving after a fire gutted their house.
A Houston mother and her boyfriend have been charged in connection with the death of her 19-month-old daughter, who was severely burned inside an oven when she and her three young siblings were left home alone, police announced Tuesday.
A man was shot to death after he broke into a home in east Dallas Monday morning, police said.
The Dallas Police Department is considering getting more license-plate readers to help officers put more criminals behind bars.
Chicago officials on Tuesday released "graphic" and "chilling" video showing an officer fatally shooting a black teenager 16 times. The footage has been described as something that "will tear at the hearts of all Chicagoans." The dash-cam video, which a judge ordered police to release by Nov. 25, is said to show 17-year-old Laquan McDonald, armed with a knife, apparently walking away from police when an officer opens fire. In the moments before the video was made public, Mayor Rahm Emanuel and Chicago Police Supt. Garry McCarthy called for peace and calm.
Residents of the West Hightwower Place subdivision in North Richland Hills say, for the last four years, their mail has been consistently misplaced or misdelivered.