Brian Harvey

  • Blogs

    February 16, 2012

    Dallas PD Loses Assistant Chief Floyd Simpson to Corpus Christi, Where He'll Be Top Cop

    ​A couple of years back Scott Goldstein wrote quite the flattering profile of Dallas Police Assistant Chief Floyd Simpson -- as in, "In a profession that demands toughness, Simpson embodies compassion." Simpson was former Chief David Kunkle's right-hand man -- the man Kunkle put in charge of the P ... More >>

  • News

    October 7, 2010
  • Blogs

    October 4, 2010

    iWatch So You Don't Have To: Liveblogging Today's Public Safety Committee Meeting

    ​Afternoon, Friends of Unfair Park. Here I am in bristly cold City Hall prepared to bring you the latest in how Dallas is going to keep you safe. Or, how you're going to keep your damn selves safe with iWatch. Between that and Dwaine Caraway's magic crime-reducing cameras, we should be set. See so ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 16, 2006

    Club Blue Seeing Red The owners of Blue are suing the city in federal court, claiming they've had their constitutional rights violated. And they want a few bucks too. On the very first day we launched Unfair Park, former Dallas Observer music editor Sam Machkovech reported about a confrontation that took pl ... More >>

  • News

    February 10, 2005

    Help! It's the Police

    Looking for trouble in the wrong bar

  • News

    January 27, 2005

    Sleight of Hand

    Can Dallas deal with the homeless where they choose to be?