The City of Fort Worth has
terminated its Automated Red Light Camera Enforcement Program. The
Transportation and Public Works Department had operated 58 cameras at 44
Ed Kraus, a 26-year veteran of
the Fort Worth Police Department, was sworn in as interim chief during a
special meeting of the City Council. Kraus began his law enforcement career in
The Police Department is asking
residents and business owners across Fort Worth to register their
privately-owned surveillance camera systems. Camera footage from a Fort Worth
neighborhood helped solve a recent high-profile crime.
The Garrett Hull Blue Bowl Flag
Football Tournament benefiting the families of fallen first responders will be
played 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. June 15 at Farrington Field. Blue Bowl teams are made
up local businesses, police officers and residents.
The Fort Worth Police Mounted
Patrol opened its all-weather training facility that will allow the unit and
others to participate in all types of training in all kinds of weather.
Join MedStar for an
interactive, behind-the-scenes look at emergency medical services and mobile
integrated health care by participating in the MedStar Citizen’s Academy.
Classes will be held 6-9 p.m. Tuesdays July 9-Aug. 13.
Executive Assistant Chief Edwin
Kraus has been designated interim Chief of Police.
Young artists from local
elementary schools contributed work depicting hazards and emergency
Each year about 300 traffic signals
will be evaluated and retimed.
Fort Worth Police Officers
Matthew Putnam and David Jwanowski received the Top Cops Award at the 26th
annual National Association of Police Organizations award dinner in Washington,
To help educate Fort Worth
residents on water safety, the Fort Worth Drowning Prevention Coalition is
sponsoring upcoming Safe Swim programs. A nominal $10 entrance fee makes these
invaluable classes accessible to all.
The recommendation stems
from the work of the Task Force on Race and Culture. In 2017, the City Council
appointed a 23-member task force to examine issues related to race and culture
in Fort Worth.