News Flash

Posted on: September 16, 2021

GPD Earns Leadership Award

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Grapevine Police Media Manager Amanda McNew is the 2021 International Association of Chiefs of Police (IACP) Leadership in Public Information Management Award Winner. The announcement was made during the General Assembly of the IACP Annual Conference on M...

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Police News
Posted on: August 5, 2021

Hiring Bonus for 9-1-1 Dispatchers

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Telecommunicators, also knows as 9-1-1 dispatchers or emergency dispatchers, are in great demand across north Texas.

The Grapevine Police Department is proud to announce a new hiring incentive to encourage qualified candidates to apply with GPD as a Teleco...

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Police News
Posted on: July 29, 2021

Barista to Emergency Dispatcher

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There’s an unexpected perk about baristas: their multi-tasking skills make them excellent first responders. Kaitie Campbell was a Barista at Starbucks for approximately four years, where she described “world class customer service&...

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Police News
Posted on: March 2, 2021

GPD Online Store

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Grapevine Police are proud to announce the launch of the GPD online store. Fan gear and branded merchandise is now available for purchase to the public. Items will be added throughout the year, and sold as supplies last. Items are currently available for ...

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Police News
Posted on: January 25, 2021

New Rowing Test

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The Grapevine Police Department will now be utilizing the Concept2 Rower for the physical assessment used in the police officer hiring process. The rowing test is designed to determine the overall fitness level of the applicant, while challenging both the...

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Police News
Posted on: November 13, 2020

2020 GPD Awards

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The Grapevine Police Department moved its annual awards banquet to a virtual format. The change allowed a mostly private ceremony to be shared publicly. More than three dozen award recipients earned top honors from Chief Mike Hamlin on Friday, November 13...

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