Texas sheriff's department has wide latitude for pursuits

By Tanya Eiserer
Dallas Morning News

DALLAS — All of Dallas County's elected law enforcement agencies appear to have similar police pursuit policies that give officers wide latitude on when they can chase fleeing motorists.

Dallas County constables have been involved in two of three police pursuits that occurred in the span of two days, including Monday's 90-minute chase that ended in a T-bone crash in Garland.

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