Man shot, killed during struggle with police officer

A paramedic loads a shooting victim into an ambulance. ©Bob Fitch – 2017

A Grand Prairie police officer fatally shot a suspect during a struggle at a home in the 400 block of East Cober Friday evening.

Police said officers were called to the house around 6:30 pm after a caller said a relative was inside a house destroying property.

Police partner with OfferUp to show safe exchange places online

Police Chief Steve Dye speaks at a press conference to introduce a safe exchange zone partnership with OfferUp. ©Bob Fitch – 2017

Dalworth Recreation tops Grand Prairie Police in overtime to win charity basketball game

In a thrilling overtime victory Thursday night, the Dalworth Recreation youth basketball team beat a stubborn Grand Prairie Police Department team in the annual “Hoop ‘n for History” charity basketball game at the Dalworth Recreation Center.