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 Flower Mound family having dinner escaped a house fire on Friday night.
A 12-year-old and a baby were killed when the car they were riding in with their parents was hit by a speeding driver, Dallas County Sheriff's Department said.
Four people are believed to have died in fast-moving floodwaters in North Texas Friday morning as heavy rain led to flash flooding conditions overnight.
A Denton Swift Water Rescue team got more than they bargained for on a call Friday morning when after rescuing two people, they turned their attention to two trapped horses.
A man was captured after allegedly opening fire at a Colorado Planned Parenthood facility Friday, leaving a dozen casualties, including five police officers, after a long standoff, police said. The suspect was identified as Robert Lewis Dear by the Associated Press and NBC News. Among the three people killed was a police officer from University of Colorado Colorado Springs, according to Colorado Springs Police Lt. Catherine Buckley, who said nine others were in good condition. The officer was later identified by the school as Garrett Swasey, 44. The suspect was arrested just before 5 p.m. local time, about five hours after the shooting began. "My heart's broken. This is a really really tough situation for a lot of people in our community and the community at large," Colorado Springs Police Chief Peter Carey said. The suspect was armed with "some kind of a long gun," Buckley said. Planned Parenthood was open and active on Friday morning, with patients coming in for appointments, she said. "At...
A dramatic rescue of a man and his dog unfolded in McKinney as a round of heavy rain moved through the area Friday morning.