Joint #Tweetalong – @arlingtonpd & @fortworthpd – December 20, 2012
Joint Tweetalong with @ArlingtonPd & @Fortworthpd
01:07 pm: FortWorthPd: Here we go! Arlington PD is here with us!
01:09 pm: ArlingtonPd: Fort Worth PD Sargent Criado and Officer Dulworth and Arlington PD Officer McDonnell & Sargent Cook start joint tweetalong pic.twitter.com/nGgJp8lN
01:19 pm: ArlingtonPd: The joint tweetalong has officially started! We will retweet Fort Worth PD’s calls for your convenience. Enjoy! pic.twitter.com/YA3BuaTx
01:24 pm: FortWorthPd: Equipment check. Computer log-on. Officer Dulworth is preparing for her shift in North Division.
01:27 pm: ArlingtonPD: if you are listening on the scanner Sgt Cook and Officer McDonnell is 860A
01:28 pm: FortWorthPD: Thanks to Arlington PD for tweeting with us!
01:29 pm: FortWorthPD Patrol cars aren’t luxurious. :-).
01:31 pm: Fort WorthPD: Patrol units are equipped with a radar – watch your speed. Lo-Jack monitor – in case we get in range of a stolen vehicle Lo-Jack
01:32 pm: FortWorthPD: On our way! Responding to a suspicious person or vehicle call.
01:34 pm: FortWorthPD: Red “Dispatch” field showed up on our Mobile Data Computer (MDC) to show we were dispatched to this call.
01:35 pm: FortWorthPD: Officer Dulworth accepted. Field turned yellow and says “En-route.”.
01:45 pm: FortWorthPD: Officer Dulworth spoke with the person – he checks out okay. But great that neighbors are keeping their eyes open and reporting!
01:47 pm: ArlingtonPD: As we are patrolling the area we are still looking out for our missing elderly person, Maria . Please contact 911 if you have any info.
01:48 pm: FortWorthPD: Officer Dulworth’s been a officer 5 years. She loves it!
01:52 pm: FortWorthPD: Officer Dulworth says she doesn’t mind getting out in any weather. Enjoys her “rolling office” patrol car. Beats sitting at a desk all day!
02:00 pm: ArlingtonPD: We are en-route to an assault in progress call on East side. Suspect is on foot and left the scene.
02:00 pm: FortWorthPd: Officer Dulworth. writes up her “dispo” or disposition, reporting what happened on the call. MDC tells us by voice, “Your incident has been updated.”
02:03 pm: FortWorthPd: I35 W already slow from downtown to Basswood. With all the new developments, two lanes is just not enough. Frustrating.
02:09 pm: ArlingtonPD: Officer McDonnell is interviewing one of the parties involved in the assault. The victim has requested EMS pic.twitter.com/SqfJeCIg
02:15 pm: FortWorthPd: Assisted Officer Salinas on a welfare check. Citizen is safe.
02:19 pm: FortWorthPd: The MDC shows “Active” calls: officers have been dispatched. And “Pending” calls: needing an officer.
02:24pm: FortWorthPD; Officer Dulworth chooses a call in or near her beat to answer. She sees one where an officer is alone and requests to respond.
02:24 pm: ArlingtonPd: Primary officer is taking a report of the assault and will refer to the detectives.
02:29 pm: FortWorthPD: Since we didn’t take the call, but assisted Officer Salinas, Salinas “sets the dispo” or writes up the report. We simply “clear the call.”
02:30 PM: FortWorhPd: Our MDC now reads “Av On Radio” in green. We’re ready to accept a call again. Ready to Roll!
02:36 pm: ArlingtonPD: we just rolled up on a major accident at Pioneer Pkwy and 360
02:40 pm: ArlingtonPD: No one injured in this crash. Awaiting wrecker for the truck. All parties has insurance. pic.twitter.com/zBXfE4jq
02:54 pm: ArlingtonPd: there is a snapped power line on Division St. We are going to check it out. Possibly due to wind?
02:57 pm: FortWorthPD: Headed to assist on a burglary in progress in North Division.
03:01 pm: ArlingtonPD: Oncor is going to cut the line &replace it w/a new one. No traffic problems. Line in grassy area. Possibly due to high winds.
03:12 pm: FortWorthPD: En-route to burglary – assisting.
03:14 pm: ArlingtonPD: we are assisting Officers on a domestic on north side.
03:24 pm: FortWorthPD: Searching area for burglary suspects.
03:25 pm: ArlingtonPD: Officer Curry & Officer McDonnell interviewing complainant. No family violence. Suspect left scene. pic.twitter.com/AsHyV7na
03:29 pm: FortWorthPd: Witnesses described suspects as three young males who left on foot.
03:35 pm: FortWorthPd: The officers who were originally dispatched to that last burglary call will finish up.
03:39 pm: ArlingtonPd: On-scene at a welfare check. A caller was concerned about a neighbor’s welfare. He saw an unusual amount of birds over his house.
03:43 pm: FortWorthPd: First officer dispatched to a call “has the sheet” which means that officer will write up the report.
03:43 pm: ArlingtonPD: made contact w/the residence and everything is 10-4. He also noticed an unusual amount of birds this morning.
03:50 pm: ArlingtonPd: Brrrrr. It’s cold out here on tweetalong with the north wind!
03:51 pm: FortWorthPd: Beautiful weather today. Did You Know? Officer Dulworth loves to study weather, storms, etc. ? She almost became an Aggie meteorologist.
03:52 pm: FortWorthPd: Officer Dulworth is a UTA Maverick. She has a B.A. in criminal justice.
03:53 pm: FortWorthPd: And Officer Dulworth wanted to be a police officer when she was little. She says this is her dream job!
03:55 pm: FortWorthPd: Traffic stop
03:56 pm: FortWorthPd: Driver did not use turn signal at intersection.
03:59 pm: FortWorthPd: Did you know? Hardened criminals are often discovered through minor traffic stops.
04:01 pm: FortWorthPd: Driver cannot find insurance card. But, Officer Dulworth checks and finds that she does have valid insurance. No citation. Warning only this time.
4:04 pm: FortWorthPd: FYI: If you have a CHL (Concealed Handgun License), tell the officer right away. Whether you have a gun with you or not.
04:18 pm: FortWorthPd: Officer Dulworth conducts a traffic stop. The operator was happy to know that FWPD also gives warnings. pic.twitter.com/D5TS2xoc
05:08 pm: ArlingtonPd: Back in-service after having to perform vehicle maintenance.
05:17 pm: FortWorthPd: Stopped by Communications to see our 911 operators, our dispatchers and our Police Information Center.
05:24 pm: ArlingtonPd: En-route to a disturbance call on north side.
05:32 pm: ArlingtonPd: On scene of disturbance call in North Arlington pic.twitter.com/5FE9C0BK
05:39 pm: ArlingtonPd: young man had an argument w/his family. Officers are still investigating the call.
05:39 pm: ArlingtonPd: En-route to a commercial alarm call right down the street.
05:52 pm: ArlingtonPd: home builder arrived on-scene. We walked through location and everything 10-4.
06:10 pm: ArlingtonPd: assisted officers on an unknown situation.
06:11 pm: ArlingtonPd: during the investigation, the elderly man had fallen down and hurt himself. This will be a medical call. pic.twitter.com/1jyuWWdu
06:19 pm: FortWorthPd: It’s a safe and quiet night in FW. Gonna head over to the First United Methodist Church at 800 W 5th St for the Candlelight Vigil.
06:44 pm: FortWorthPd: Candlelight Vigil is at 1st Methodist Fort Worth for Newtown
06:56 pm: ArlingtonPd: Our Hispanic Citizen Police Academy Graduation is about to start at City Hall.
07:08 pm: ArlingtonPd: Congratulations to 34 graduates who completed the 11 week course! pic.twitter.com/T22Sy3rW
07:10 pm: ArlingtonPd: Arlington Honor Guard presenting Colors at graduation pic.twitter.com/ZlE5xIOK
07:10 pm: FortWorthPd: Mayor Price read a heartfelt letter of support to the selectmen of Newtown, CT.
07:13 pm: ArlingtonPd: Assistant Chief Jaime Ayala is going to present certificates to the 34 graduates tonight of Class #23 pic.twitter.com/nlUAJ9OM
07:14 pm: FortWorthPd: Texas State Poet reads a carol entitled Twenty Angels.
07:18 pm: FortWorthPd: Texas State Poet reads a carol entitled Twenty Angels.
07:23 pm: FortWorthPd: Chief Halstead said three words that give us strength to get us through in these times: Faith. Family. Forgiveness.
07:28 pm: ArlingtonPd: Academie De Policia Para Residentes Hispanos Otono 2012. Felicidades Clase 23! Gracias de nuevo por su participacion
07:28 pm: ArlingtonPD: (English Translaiton): Police Academy Fall 2012 Hispanic residents. Congratulations Class 23! Thanks again for your participation
07:35 pm: ArlingtonPd: Welcome to Twitter @PlanoPoliceDept. Getting ready to leave the graduation ceremony and go 10-8 (In-Service)
07:46 pm: ArlingtonPd: Congrats again to all our graduates of Hispanic CPA. We run citizen academies on regular basis. Call APD 817.459.5600 pic.twitter.com/XictyXeF
07:51 pm: ArlingtonPd: we are en-route to a report of a theft that had just occurred . Suspect took victim’s cell phone in a parking lot.
07:52 pm: FortWorthPd: A candle is lit as the names and age of the children and adults victims are read. Cpl. Tracey Knight assisted.
08:04 pm: ArlingtonPd: See video of Officer McDonnell on this Theft from person call youtu.be/wCUWIS37GkA
08:12 pm: Arlington Pd: southbound traffic at Matlock and Pioneer Pkwy is closed due to a 3 vehicle crash.
08:14 pm: ArlingtonPd: Video of crash scene at Pioneer & Matlock. Wrecker on scene. No injuries reported. Clearing call youtu.be/4jz7RY2b1vE
08:27 pm: FortWorthPd: Headed to assist medstar.
08:30 pm: FortWorthPd: medstar requested assist.
08:40 pm: FortWorthPd: Medical call. Elderly man fell & needed medical assist. Medstar attending
08:42 pm: ArlingtonPd: Southbound Matlock at Pioneer Pkwy is now open. Drive safely
08:47 pm: FortWorthPd: Remember to regularly check on your elderly friends\relatives who live alone. Especially in these winter months.
08:49 pm: ArlingtonPd: On-scene at an emergency domestic. The suspect made threats to his family. pic.twitter.com/c87hjgRB
08:51 pm: ArlingtonPd: Sargent Norman updating Sargent Stout on the details of the emergency domestic. They are still investigating the call. pic.twitter.com/iLT2Y21R
09:11 pm: FortWorthPd: Officers. Dulworth & Miller arrested an intoxicated man. Transporting to jail.
09:26 pm: FortWorthPd: arrest requires lots of paperwork: Jail booking, affidavits, magistrate warnings and more.
09:27 pm: FortWorthPd: Jail officers are familiar with this particular man.
0932 pm: FortWorthPd: Officer Dulworth refreshing Sargent Criado on jail paperwork procedures. 😉 pic.twitter.com/i0eUeGFB
09:41 pm: ArlingtonPd: on-scene at a residence to make possible contact with a suspect who was involved in a robbery.
09:55 pm: ArlingtonPd: Sargent Cook, Officer Peschke & Officer Rodermund make contact with the residence to gather information. pic.twitter.com/1lukwMl3
09:57 pm: ArlingtonPd: Well that concludes our tweetalong for tonight! Thank you Fort Worth PD for joining in the fun! Stay tune for our holiday jingle…be safe!
09:58 pm: ArlingtonPd: Happy Holidays From APD Video. See ya on next one youtu.be/IrbMQe97Jgw