Dallas at a glance
Population by race and Hispanic origin
Cities in this database with the most similarly-sized populations
Full-time law enforcement staff, Dallas Police Department
- 3,137 Officers
- 509 Civilian staff
Full-time law enforcement officers per 1,000 residents
- 2.3 Dallas
- 2.3 National average, cities with 250,000+ population
- 2.2 National average
These figures reflect the Dallas Police Department only, and do not include state or other police agencies that may be present in this location.
|Amount||Start and end dates||Recipient and description||Awarding agency||CFDA program||Type|
|DALLAS, CITY OF DALLAS, TX CIT PROJECT||Department of Justice Offices, Boards and Divisions||16.710 Public Safety Partnership and Community Policing Grants||Prime|
|DALLAS, CITY OF THE CITY OF DALLAS' PROJECT SAFE NEIGHBORHOODS PROGRAM WILL PROVIDE COVERT POLICE VEHICLES AND SPECIALIZED SURVEILLANCE EQUIPMENT IN ORDER TO REDUCE THE AMOUNT OF VIOLENT CRIMES IN TARGETED AREAS WITHIN THE CITY.||Department of Justice Office of Justice Programs||16.609 Project Safe Neighborhoods||Sub|
|DALLAS, CITY OF FY21 JAG||Department of Justice Office of Justice Programs||16.738 Edward Byrne Memorial Justice Assistance Grant Program||Prime|
|DALLAS, CITY OF CITY OF DALLAS - BWC||Department of Justice Office of Justice Programs||16.835 Body Worn Camera Policy and Implementation||Prime|
We identified 1 publicly reported settlement that resulted in $6,900,000.00 in monetary compensation to victims.
|2010 - 2014||
Between 2010 and 2014, Dallas spent $6.9 million on police misconduct cases.
In 2015, The Wall Street Journal released an analysis of settlement totals from instances of police misconduct among the ten largest local police departments in the nation. Many of the cases involved in the analysis involved alleged beatings, shootings, and wrongful imprisonment. The analysis determined that, between 2010 and 2014, the City of Dallas spent $6.9 million on police misconduct cases.