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Posted on: May 24, 2023

'Bags for Gold' Cornhole Tournament: June 10

Round up your best cornhole players for a tournament supporting Allen Special Olympics Athletes and Special Olympics Texas! This family friendly event is hosted by Allen Police Department.

How to register: Registration is $60 per team. Teams must ...

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Posted on: May 9, 2023

Help Line, other resources available for those directly impacted by May 6 tragedy

The City of Allen is committed to continuing our support for victims directly impacted by Saturday's tragic shooting. We understand that healing takes time. Remember, you are not alone.

Victim Services Help Line

The City of Allen has opened a Help ...

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Police Department
Posted on: May 8, 2023

Funds available to support families of victims

UPDATED MAY 9, 2023 at 5 PM

Allen, TX Shooting Victims' Fund on GoFundMe - Established by VictimsFirst

  • Directed to victims' families
  • VictimsFirst (a nonprofit comprised of families and survivors from 20+ years of past mass casualty crimes) has started a veri...
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Police Department
Posted on: April 6, 2023

Report non-emergency incidents to Allen Police from your digital device

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Allen Police Department (APD) has launched a new online system for reporting non-emergency incidents. Commonly referred to as P2C (Police to Citizen), this new system offers a convenient way to file a non-emergency report from virtually anywhere with a co...

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Police Department
Posted on: September 24, 2020

Join our force - now offering lateral entry!

We're one of the few departments in Dallas Fort-Worth with a lateral entry program for officers with prior experience.

Police Department
Posted on: September 23, 2020

Urban wildlife in Allen

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Bobcats, coyotes and other urban wildlife are present throughout North Texas, including here in Allen. However, seeing these animals in your neighborhood can be unnerving. Read on for the top questions about urban wildlife, including ways to protect your ...

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