Dallas Police Department Issues 39 Tickets to Spanish Speakers

Dallas Police Chief David Kunkle apologized yesterday for 39 tickets that were issued to Latinos who did not speak English during routine traffic stops. The chief launched an investigation into the reasoning behind 39 tickets issued over the past three years to Latinos who only spoke English. The tickets are being dismissed and all fines are being returned – but what is the Dallas Police department’s plan for restoring the dignity of those individuals who were ticketed?

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