Procedural Justice

Through trust and justice, our police officers are enhancing their knowledge of race and bias. This program was formulated by some of the highest regarded academic minds in the country from Yale, Harvard and UCLA as well as law enforcement professionals from several top agencies in the country including NYPD and Chicago PD.

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Crime Stats & Performance Metrics

See how we are doing - ranging from crime statistics, our Strategic Plan, and peformance measures, as well as learning about us recently receiving a 'recognized status' with the Texas Police Chief's Association Recognition Program.

Community Based Programs


Applications are being accepted now for FY2020 funding

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Online Reports

File a report online, such as Lost Property, Identity Theft, Harassing Phone Call, Theft, or Vandalism, or get a copy of a report already filed.  Online Reports

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Find out who your Division Commander is, Neighborhood Police Officer (NPO) and more.

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Executive Staff

Learn more about the Chief of Police and his Executive staff, consisting of an Executive Assistant Chief, 2 Assistant Chiefs, 5 Deputy Chiefs, and a Police Assistant Director

Chief of Police Ed Kraus

Chief Ed Kraus is a twenty-six year veteran of the Fort Worth Police Department, beginning his career in 1992. He has served as an officer, detective and sergeant in several units within the Patrol Bureau. His command experience includes assignments as a Neighborhood Policing District Lieutenant, a Patrol Division Captain, and commander of the Training Division. He has served in executive roles of Deputy Chief over the Investigative and Support Command, Assistant Chief over the Support Bureau, and Executive Assistant Chief over the Patrol Bureau. Chief Kraus earned his Bachelor’s degree in Communications from Texas Tech University and his Master’s degree in Criminal Justice from Tarleton State University. He is a graduate of the FBI National Academy, the FBI National Executive Institute, and the Caruth Police Institute’s Leadership Course.

Assistant Chief Julie Swearingin

Assistant Chief Swearingin has been employed with the Fort Worth Police Department since 1995. She holds a Master Peace Officer License and a Police Instructor’s License from TCLEOSE (Texas Commission on Law Enforcement Officers Standards and Education). She has Bachelor Degree in Criminal Justice, and is a graduate from the FBI National Academy. During her tenure with the Fort Worth Police Department, assignments include: Patrol, Gang, Training Academy, School Liaison, Detective office, Internal Affairs, Criminal Investigations, Special Victims Section, Chief’s Office, Special Investigation, Tactical Operations and Operational Command. In her tenure with the department she’s received multiple awards and recognition. She currently oversees the department's Finance/Personnel Bureau, consisting of the Training Division, Professional Standards Division, Program Support Division, Communications Division, and Quality Assurance.

Assistant Chief Charles Ramirez

Assistant Chief Charles Ramirez joined the Fort Worth Police Department in 1991 and is currently assigned to the Support Bureau. Assistant Chief Ramirez earned his Bachelor’s degree Applied Arts and Sciences from Midwestern State University and his Master’s degree in Public Administration from the University of Louisville. He is a graduate of the Southern Police Institute’s Administrative Officer’s Course #111th and FBI National Academy #223rd. Assistant Chief Ramirez also attended PERF’s Senior Management Institute for Police. He is also a veteran of the United States Navy.

Deputy Chief Ty Hadsell

Deputy Chief Hadsell joined the Fort Worth Police Department in 1994. His has served as a patrol officer, detective, sergeant, lieutenant and captain in several different units throughout his career. He currently oversees the department's Tactical Command, consisting of the Tactical Operations Division, Tactical Investigations Division, Tactical Intelligence Division and the Auto Pound & Fleet Services Division.

Deputy Chief Renee Kamper

Deputy Chief Kamper joined the Fort Worth Police Department in 1991. She has served as a patrol officer, detective, sergeant, lieutenant and captain in several different units throughout her career. She currently oversees the department's Investigative & Support Command.

Deputy Chief Robert Alldredge

Deputy Chief Alldredge has been with the Fort Worth Police Department since 1999. He has served as a patrol officer, detective, sergeant, lieutenant and captain in several different units throughout his career. He currently oversees the department's Operational Command, consisting of the Communications, Professional Standards & Accountability Division, and Training Division.

Deputy Chief Michael Shedd

A veteran of the United States Army, Deputy Chief Michael Shedd started his career with the Fort Worth Police Department in 1995. He earned his BA in Chemistry and Russian from the University of Texas at Arlington, and his Master’s Degree in Criminal Justice from Tarleton State University. Deputy Chief Shedd is a graduate of the Southern Police Institute, the FBI-National Academy and holds a Master Peace Officers license. He currently oversees the department's South Command, consisting of the East Patrol Division, South Patrol Division, Traffic Division, and Air Support Division.

Deputy Chief Neil Noakes

Deputy Chief Neil Noakes has been with the FWPD since 2000. He has served in multiple ranks across the department in areas such as Patrol, DWI, Motors, and Internal Affairs. He currently oversees North Command which consists of the Central, North, Northwest, and West Patrol Divisions. He earned his bachelor’s degree in Criminal Justice Administration form Tarleton State University and his master’s degree in Criminal Justice and Criminology from Texas Christian University (TCU). He is a graduate of the Southern Police Institute’s 137th Administrative Officers Course and TCU’s inaugural Leadership, Executive and Administrative Development program (L.E.A.D. #1). He also enjoys working with youth engagement programs such as Read2Win, All Pro Dad and the City of Fort Worth’s Education Initiative.

Assistant Police Director Leo Luna

Assistant Police Director Leo Luna currently oversees the department's Administrative Support Command, consisting of the Program Support Division, Financial Management Division, and Employment Services.

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Patrol Commanders


Each Patrol Division has an appointed Commander, an Executive-level position responsible for each one of the six patrol divisions

Central Commander - Joseph Sparrow

Central Division encompasses a large, diverse area to include the Downtown Business Community, Hospital District, Texas Wesleyan University and many historic neighborhoods immediately surrounding these areas. Included in the boundaries are the major shelters for our homeless population.

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East Commander - Brandon Hill

The East Division encompasses portions of Council District 4, 8 and the majority of District 5. It stretches from Beach Street to the Airport and is full of history and opportunity, no matter which route you take to get there.

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North Commander - Paula Fimbres

North Division has experienced unprecedented growth during the past 15 years, spanning from Loop 820 to the Texas Motor Speedway. North Division has many of Fort Worth's newest neighborhoods and employment centers.

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Northwest Commander - Pedro Criado

Northwest Division is one of the most historic and culturally diverse areas of our city that is experiencing constant growth and positive transformation. From the historic Fort Worth Stockyards to Eagle Mountain Lake this division is rich in tradition and economic growth that has sparked new neighborhoods and businesses in the area.

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South Commander - Greg Weathers

The South Division is an area bustling with life, growth, and change. The officers, supervisors, and commanders pride themselves on developing and respecting partnerships with the community.

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West Commander - Cynthia O'Neil

The West Division serves a thriving community. The basic boundaries are from the west bank of the Trinity River to Parker County, from Granbury Road to the south, to Jacksboro Highway to the north.

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Help Us Solve a Crime

The Fort Worth Police Department has 95 unsolved crimes that the we need your help with! We highlight a few below, and we would love for you to browse all of them.

Robert Freeman, 17 years old

Report No: 94325644
Location: 4621 Miller Ave
Synopsis: On June 13, 1994, Robert Freeman was at a pay telephone in front of Julie’s Food Mart at 4621 Miller Avenue when he was shot and killed during an apparent robbery. He resided a few blocks from the convenience store.

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Robert Rodriguez, 32 years old

Report No: 93261548
Location: 3446 May
Synopsis: On May 14, 1993, Robert Rodriguez was at a bar located at 3446 May Street. As he was entering his vehicle to leave, he was shot and killed. There were no signs of robbery as a motive

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Richard Garcia, 17 year-old hispanic male

Report No: 91631068
Location: 1826 May St
Synopsis: On November 22, 1991, Richard Garcia was at a party that was being held at the residence at 1826 May Street. He and other individuals were outside the house. A car pulled up to the house. One of the males in the car began arguing with one of the males outside the house. Richard Garcia was shot and killed.

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Patricia Apodaca, 28 year-old hispanic female

Report No: 95316716
Location: 700 NE 28th St
Synopsis: On June 18, 1995, the body of Patricia Apocada was found lying in the street in the 700 block of N.E. 28th Street. She had been shot in the chest.

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Community Camera Program


Residents and businesses across the city can register their privately owned surveillance camera systems

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Most Wanted

Crime Stoppers will pay up to $1000 for information leading to the arrest of these fugitives. If you have information or the location of any fugitives featured below PLEASE call Crime Stoppers at: 817-469-TIPS (8477) or WWW.469TIPS.COM.
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Martin Perez

M/W DOB:10/21/1966
Hgt: 5’07” / Wgt: 180
Hair: BLK / Eyes: BRO
Last Known Address: 5843 Richmond St, Dallas
Wanted For: Aggravated Sexual Assault of a Child<14; Continuous Sexual Assault of a Child
Wanted By: FWPD
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Ezekiel H Houston

M/B DOB:1/14/1995
Hgt: 5’08 / Wgt: 180
Hair: BLK / Eyes: BRO
Last Known Address: 12117 Dinette St
Wanted For: Aggravated Assault –Deadly Weapon; Unlawful Possession Firearm – Felon
Wanted By: FWPD
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Ismael Durand JR

M/W DOB:3/3/1993
Hgt: 5'0 / Wgt: 180
Hair: BLK / Eyes: BRO
Last Known Address: 704 Thompson St, Everman
Wanted For: Murder
Wanted By: FWPD
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Robert D. Green

M/B DOB:1/11/1995
Hgt: 5’06 / Wgt: 225
Hair: BLK / Eyes: BRO
Last Known Address: 3108 Rufus St
Wanted For: Possession of Marijuana 4oz-5 lbs
Wanted By: FWPD
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Gabriel Wayne Schulke

M/W DOB:3/19/1998
Hgt: 5’07” / Wgt: 165
Hair: BLN / Eyes: BLU
Last Known Address: 319 Palmetto Dr
Wanted For: Sex Offender – Duty to Register – Prior Convictions
Wanted By: FWPD
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Lexus Rodriguez

F/B DOB:2/26/1994
Hgt: 5’07” / Wgt: 168
Hair: BLK / Eyes: BRO
Last Known Address: 1628 Scenery Hill
Wanted For: Possession Controlled Substance U/1G-PG1
Wanted By: TCSO
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Kelton M. Darden

M/B DOB:11/10/1985
Hgt: 5'03 / Wgt: 140
Hair: BLD / Eyes: BRO
Last Known Address: 1705 Novella Ct.
Wanted For: Unlawful Possess Firearm- Felon x 2; Injury Child/ Elderly/Disabled-B/I; Possession Marihuana 4 oz-5
Wanted By: TCSO
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Jonquinette J. Platt

F/B DOB:1/28/1998
Hgt: 5'03 / Wgt: 140
Hair: BLK / Eyes: BRO
Last Known Address: 4516 Burke Rd.
Wanted For: Theft Property $2,500-$30,000; Evading Arrest Detention W/Vehicle
Wanted By: TCSO
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Kylee D. Salinas

F/W DOB:11/27/1994
Hgt: 5'04 / Wgt: 160
Hair: BRO / Eyes: BRO
Last Known Address: 7317 Big Bend Ct.
Wanted For: Possession Controlled Substance 1G-4G -PG1; Prohibited Substance/Item Correctional Facility
Wanted By: TCSO
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Brittaney Allison

F/B DOB:4/14/1991
Hgt: 5'03 / Wgt: 145
Hair: BRO / Eyes: BLU
Last Known Address: 2503 Bomar Ave
Wanted For: Evading Arrest Detention W/Vehicle
Wanted By: TCSO
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CrimeMapping.com


We are pleased to provide CrimeMapping.com to search preliminary crime information for crimes near an address. CrimeMapping.com provides an alert system that will allow residents and business owners to receive email alerts regarding recent incident activity in their desired area.

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