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.
Arlington ISD officials confirm that a school in the district was placed on lockdown Tuesday afternoon.
Blue Bell Creameries say they've begun ice cream production in Oklahoma.
Texas A&M University has located a box containing radioactive research material after the FedEx package was missing since last month.
A service will be held at a Houston-area church to remember a 14-year-old swimmer who died after contracting a brain infection linked to a rare amoeba.
Police are searching for three armed suspects in far north suburban Fox Lake after an officer was fatally shot in the area, authorities said.
Detective Christopher Covelli with the Lake County Sheriff's office confirmed the officer died after the shooting.
Covelli said the officer was investigating three suspicious suspects just before 8 a.m. Tuesday near Route 12 and Dayton Road in Fox Lake when he began a foot pursuit.
A backup officer arrived at the scene and found the officer injured with a gunshot wound, Covelli said.
Plano police say they found a Farmer's Branch police dog that went missing near three schools Tuesday morning.