Quantcast

Texas News

News > Texas News > Dallas police work with homeless shelter to ID chronic offenders

Dallas police work with homeless shelter to ID chronic offenders

Tanya Ragan's company, Wildcat Management, handles the old restaurant building at 807 Park St. in downtown Dallas. The restaurant closed awhile back, the windows are boarded up and, if you're interested in the property, you might have to step around human waste to get in the door.

The problem? The building is a block from The Bridge, the city's homeless shelter and assistance center. Ragan said the shelter's open-door policy attracts criminals who eat, shower and get health care there and then hit the streets to prey on downtown.

http://www.dallasnews.com/sharedcontent/dws/dn/latestnews/stories/050810dnmetthebridge.385ff04.html

Texas News

A 13-year-old Northeast Texas boy has been arrested on two warrants for capital murder in the deaths of his father...
A Dallas officer has been fired after driving past a woman who pleaded for help as her two children were taken by...
Some South Texas city leaders have endorsed a proposal to ban the use of hand-held cellphones while driving. The...
Out of an abundance of caution, Texas and Dallas County health officials have ordered four close family members of...
The announcement that five Dallas schoolchildren were possibly exposed to the first Ebola patient diagnosed in the...