Disclaimer and Restriction of Use
Dallas Police Department strives to collect and disseminate police
report information in a timely, accurate manner. This information reflects
crimes as reported to the Dallas Police Department as of the current date.
Crime classifications are based upon preliminary information supplied to
the Dallas Police Department by the reporting parties and the preliminary
classifications may be changed at a later date based upon additional
investigation. Therefore, the Dallas
Police Department does not guarantee (either expressed or implied) the
accuracy, completeness, timeliness, or correct sequencing of the information
contained herein and the information should not be used for comparison purposes
over time. The Dallas Police Department will not be responsible for any error
or omission, or for the use of, or the results obtained from the use of this
information. Due to the preliminary nature of the reports, media outlets should
make a diligent effort to confirm any information not included in News or Press
Releases issued by the Media Relations Unit prior to reporting it. Confirmation
can be made by contacting the Police Media Relations Unit, the appropriate
investigative division, or other departmental authorities.
This online site is an attempt to make it easier for citizens to access offense
reports. In disseminating this crime information, we must also comply with current laws that regulate the
release of potentially sensitive and confidential information. To ensure that privacy concerns are protected and legal standards are met, report data is
"filtered" prior to being made available to the public. Among the exclusions are:
Sexually oriented offenses
Offenses where juveniles or children (individuals under 17 years of age) are
Reference to individuals considered suspects and witnesses
Listing of property items that are considered evidence
Offenses deemed “Attempted Suicide”
Individuals who believe that additional or more complete information disclosure is
warranted are encouraged to submit an open records request, per state law.
The user specifically acknowledges that the Dallas Police Department is not
responsible for any defamatory, offensive, misleading, or illegal conduct of
other users, links, or third parties and that the risk of injury from the
foregoing rests entirely with the user.
The unauthorized use of the words "Dallas Police Department," " Dallas Police,"
or any colorable imitation of these words or the unauthorized use of the Dallas
Police Department logo is unlawful. This web page does not, in any way,
authorize such use.
Open Records requests must be made in writing. They may be:
1.Hand-carried to the Records Section, Dallas Police Headquarters, 1400 S.
Lamar Street, Dallas, TX
2.Faxed to 214-671-4636
3.E-mailed to firstname.lastname@example.org
4.Mailed by US Postage to - Dallas Police Open Records, 1400 S. Lamar Street,
Dallas, TX. 75215