Dallas Police Receives Credible Threat; SWAT on the Scene

Dallas Police Chief David Brown

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Two days after police officers in Dallas were ambushed by a black man who wanted to hurt white officers, an ambush that left seven officers wounded and five dead, the Dallas police are facing yet another threat.

CBSDFW reports that an anonymous message was sent to police in Dallas claiming that a group was headed to Dallas from Houston to kill more police officers.

SWAT is on the scene.


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Dallas Police headquarters is now on lockdown. All reporters have been pushed out of the way of the building. SWAT teams are outside.

SWAT team is going from floor to floor and car to car in the parking garage checking everything in that area. Armored vehicles have also been brought in.

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Reporters are being pushed back further away from the building. The street which runs in front of police headquarters has been closed for several blocks.

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FOX News’ Casey Stegall reports that the threat was not to Dallas police headquarters specifically but rather to Dallas police in general.

This story is developing

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Jennifer Burke
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Jennifer is a Co-Founder of PolitiStick and the Editor-in-Chief. She is a graduate of Texas A&M University and a certified teacher with 12 years experience in the classroom. Jennifer attended what is credited for being the first modern-day Tea Party rally in the country in the Seattle area and from there emerged as a powerful speaker and writer within the movement. While still in Washington State, Jennifer was selected to be a member of the second graduating class of the Jennifer Dunn Leadership Institute (JDLI), a program which identified future conservative leaders. Jennifer worked as the National Outreach Director for one of the largest conservative groups in the country and served as Managing Editor and writer for what quickly grew to become one of the top 15 conservative sites in the country. She brings to Politistick a passion for the fight for freedom for current and future generations.

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