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 Grand Prairie, Texas

Grand Prairie is a city in Dallas, Ellis, and Tarrant counties in the U.S. state of Texas and is a part of the Mid-Cities region in the Dallas–Fort Worth metroplex. Grand Prairie is a suburb of Dallas with a population of 175,396 according to the 2010 census making it the fifteenth most populous city in the state of Texas. logo
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The search warrant was executed by officers from the sheriff's office, the Grand Prairie Police Department, the U.S. Department of Homeland Security and the Texas Department of Public Safety along with Texas Rangers and all members of the Houston Metro Internet Crimes Against Children Task Force.
The accident happened at about 1:15 p.m. on a day when rain inundated North Texas and MedStar responded to more than 60 injury accidents. ... City cameras in Grand Prairie caught the moment that an 18-wheeler hauling fertilizer tipped over on a flyover ramp near I-20 westbound on Monday. Grand ...

A Grand Prairie man accused in the 2016 shooting death of Ryan Mullee of Van Zandt County has been convicted and sentenced to life in prison in an Arlington shooting, according to the Tarrant County district attorney's office. Son T. Duong, 32, was captured in Arlington after shooting another stranger ...
A student at South Grand Prairie High School was arrested Wednesday after a gun was reportedly found in his vehicle at the school. A student at the school in the 300 block of West Warrior Trail reported the tip to Crime Stoppers and the school district's K-9 unit investigated the vehicle and found the gun, ...
Police Monday investigated a suspicious package found at Grand Prairie High School. ... GRAND PRAIRIE, TX — The front portion of Grand Prairie High School was blocked off briefly Monday morning as police worked to investigate a suspicious package that was later found to be no threat to students.
More than 100 rabbits, guinea pigs, ferrets, cats, dogs, bearded dragons and other small animals have been seized from a Grand Prairie home that authorities described as "inhumane and deplorable." Personnel with the Humane Society of North Texas and Grand Prairie Animal Services rounded up the ...

... Hill Street and Carrier Parkway, where she struck the side of the truck, police said. Ruiz was taken to Methodist Dallas Medical Center, where she was pronounced dead. No one in the pickup was injured, police said. Police are investigating the crash, which is the seventh traffic fatality in Grand Prairie this ...
A man linked to a burning Grand Prairie home with a body inside attacked an employee at a nearby nail salon Friday, then tried to set the salon ablaze ... At the same time, Grand Prairie firefighters were attempting to extinguish a house fire about a half-mile away in the 2900 block of Hastings Drive, where ...
Grand Prairie Police decided to use their own squad cars to ram an SUV ending a lengthy police chase Friday night. Callers told police an SUV was driving erratically in the 4000 block of Belt Line Road and the driver threatened to shoot people. Police said when officers got there, a chase followed with ...
GRAND PRAIRIE, Texas - A middle school student in Grand Prairie was arrested because of a social media threat. Police and school officials said the post on Instagram included photos of weapons and someone holding a gun. The caption said Reagan Middle School students should stay home. Security ...

Stories like this seem to be making North Texas news every day. Threats on a bathroom wall at Richardson High School led to two arrests. Social media postings have caused problems at Lake Dallas High School, and at schools in Arlington, Keller, The Colony and other cities. The Grand Prairie ...
GRAND PRAIRIE (CBSDFW.COM) – Police in North Texas are training to “go directly toward any threat” at a school. Instead of assessing a situation, or waiting for backup, police in Grand Prairie said they move to stop it. The department regularly trains staff at school campuses, as well as businesses and ...
GRAND PRAIRIE -- A restaurant in Grand Prairie was destroyed by a fire early Thursday morning. The fire broke out at Restaurante Hacienda Buffet on East Main Street just after 2 a.m. A passerby saw the flames coming out of the roof and called 911. Crews arrived and tried to put out the flames from the ...
A Grand Prairie woman died Saturday night, four days after being involved in a traffic collision during which she was talking on her cellphone, police say. Adriana Medina-Munoz, 25, was driving east on Warrior Trail when she ran a red light at the intersection of Texas 161 and was struck on the passenger ...
A Grand Prairie woman died from her injuries after she ran a red light and her vehicle was struck by another driver, police said. Adriana Medina-Munoz, 25, was driving east on Warrior Trail when she ran a red light at the frontage road of Highway 161 northbound. Her vehicle was struck on the passenger ...
According to Grand Prairie Police, officers were called to a disturbance at a residence in the 700 block of NW 14th Street. Officers found a woman shot and a man who police say appeared to have a self-inflicted gunshot wound. The woman was pronounced dead at the scene. The man was sent to a trauma ...
GRAND PRAIRIE, TEXAS — Two people died Monday in the 700 block of NW 14th Street in Grand Prairie when a man shot a woman and then himself, WFAA reports. The woman was pronounced dead on the scene. The man was taken to a trauma center and later pronounced dead, the station reported.
North Texas Teen Arrested With Rifle, Ammo Near High SchoolA Garland teen was being held on $1 million bond Thursday after a police officer encountered him sitting in his car outside of a high school sporting event with a semi-automatic rifle and 100 rounds of ammunition. Texas Primary Sets Midterm ...
The new training facility will be developed and operated by Helisim, a joint venture of Airbus Helicopters and French aerospace company Thales. Airbus Helicopters employs about 650 people in Grand Prairie near the city's municipal airport. Its North Texas operations include administrative, flight testing ...
A juvenile taken into custody Tuesday over a social-media threat that targeted a Grand Prairie middle school has been cleared, the district said Wednesday. Students at Ronald Reagan Middle School began their day with extra police presence Tuesday morning as school officials and Grand Prairie police ...


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