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Bank Robbery at DATCU in Tom Thumb - July 10, 2013

Bank Robbery at DATCU in Tom Thumb - July 10, 2013

Posted by April Reiling on Jul 10, 2013
Tags: Community, Public Safety, Town News, TCPD

Have you seen this man?

On Wednesday, July 10th, 2013 at approximately 2:42 p.m. Trophy Club Police Officers were dispatched to the DATCU Credit Union located inside the Tom Thumb grocery store at 101 Trophy Lake Dr., Trophy Club, for a robbery that had just occurred. Officers were advised the suspect had already fled the scene. The suspect was described as a white male, late 40’s to early 50’s with a salt and pepper mustache. The suspect is between 5’ 8” and 5’ 9” tall and weighs between 170 and 180 pounds. The suspect was wearing…

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Trophy Club Stars and Stripes Paint the Town Red, White & Blue

Trophy Club Stars and Stripes Paint the Town Red, White & Blue

Posted by Brett Oliver on Jun 26, 2013
Tags: Community, Public Safety, Town News, Trophy Club Gives

For the second year in a row, the Stars and Stripes volunteers will paint the town red, white, and blue by planting over 25,000 American flags along Trophy Club roadways to celebrate the Fourth of July holiday.

Flags have been ordered and delivered to Street Captains who have been assigned sections of Trophy Club for planting and harvesting. Over 600 volunteers - men, women, and children - from all over Trophy Club will load up wagons, bicycles, golf carts and backpacks with American flags. The flags will be placed every 12 feet at the…

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Trophy Club Police Department Moves Back to the Police Building

Trophy Club Police Department Moves Back to the Police Building

Posted by Brett Oliver on Jun 21, 2013
Tags: Community, Public Safety, TCPD, Town News

The Trophy Club Police Department (TCPD) Rehab Project that began on May 18, 2013 has concluded and all units of the TCPD will return to the building today (Friday, June 21, 2013). The TCPD still has a lot unpacking and house cleaning to do, which is expected to take an additional two to three weeks to complete. Police Chief Scott Kniffen believes that the project has led the department to evaluate what supplies and equipment should be kept, sold at auction, or disposed of to allow for more open workspace and storage. The rehab project has brought…

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Support the Trophy Club Emergency Volunteer Association; Win AWESOME Prizes

Support the Trophy Club Emergency Volunteer Association; Win AWESOME Prizes

Posted by April Reiling on Jun 19, 2013
Tags: Trophy Club Gives, Town News, TCPD, Public Safety, Community

The Trophy Club Emergency Volunteer Association (TCEVA) is currently working to raise funds in order to purchase equipment and other supplies for the volunteers. The TCEVA community volunteer group has been serving a Pancake Breakfast at the Fire Station on Election Day for many years and the current fundraiser is a continuation of the raffle that started on May 11, 2013. Please consider purchasing a $5 raffle ticket (or 5 tickets for $20) for the opportunity to win a LARGE bundle prize (the more tickets you buy, the better your chances to win;…

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Pedestrian & Bicycle Safety

Pedestrian & Bicycle Safety

Posted by April Reiling on Jun 17, 2013
Tags: Community, Public Health, Public Safety, Town News, TCPD

Whenever you are not in your vehicle, you are a pedestrian! Pedestrian safety in Trophy Club is essential to preventing injuries and fatalities, especially with the constant traffic and active resident lifestyle in town. Many children walk to school or a friend’s house and crosswalks are sometimes busy with traffic coming and going. Drivers must coexist with cyclists, walkers, runners and anyone enjoying the outdoors to ensure that Trophy Club roadways remain safe and incident free.

Bicycle Safety

Trophy Club is a popular riding destination…

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Trophy Club Police Department Installs New Dashboard Video System

Trophy Club Police Department Installs New Dashboard Video System

Posted by Brett Oliver on Jun 14, 2013
Tags: Community, Public Safety, TCPD, Town News

The Trophy Club Police Department recently upgraded the police camera system in all four patrol vehicles to the Watch Guard 4RE Digital Video system. The change in camera systems only cost the Town approximately $6,000, since the Denton County Sheriff's Office contributed approximately $25,000 toward the new camera system. Watch Guard is a highly regarded manufacturer of law enforcement products and holds 25% of the market share for police camera systems in the United States. Commander Lee Delk of the Trophy Club Police Department said one of…

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Summertime Health & Safety in Trophy Club

Summertime Health & Safety in Trophy Club

Posted by April Reiling on Jun 13, 2013
Tags: Community, Parks, Public Health, Public Safety, Recreation, Town News, Trophy Club Park, Water

School is out for the summer and kids in Trophy Club have already begun enjoying their freedom from the school bell. While activities around town can be fun, it is important to keep in mind some health and safety information to aid parents and help protect children during the summer months.  

Water Safety for Children

Child safety around swimming pools is a serious matter. Drowning is the leading cause of accidental death among infants, toddlers, and young children. It takes only a few minutes for a child to drown, and…

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