Tag: Police Department (Dallas, Tex)

Video Shows Last Moments of Dallas Man, Restrained as Officers Joked

Dallas police body camera footage released this week after a three-year legal fight shows a 32-year-old man’s last moments after he was pinned to the ground by officers. The man, Tony Timpa, had called 911 from the parking lot of a pornography store on Aug. 10, 2016, telling the dispatcher he needed help, the Dallas […]

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Man Charged With Murdering 3 in Dallas, Including Muhlaysia Booker, a Transgender Woman

A 33-year-old man has been charged with murder in three recent killings in Dallas, including the fatal shooting of a transgender woman, the Dallas Police Department announced on Wednesday. The man, Kendrell Lavar Lyles, was charged in the death of Muhlaysia Booker, 23, a transgender woman who was found dead on May 18, Maj. Max […]

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After Third Killing of a Transgender Woman in a Year, Dallas Police Urge Vigilance

For the third time in less than a year, the Dallas police said Monday that they were investigating the killing of a transgender woman, raising the specter of a spree of violence targeting one of the most marginalized communities in the city. The police said the woman, Chynal Lindsey, 26, was pulled out of White […]

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