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Trophy Club Goes BLUE in Support of Law Enforcement & Emergency Responders

Trophy Club Goes BLUE in Support of Law Enforcement & Emergency Responders

Posted by April Reiling on Dec 30, 2014
Tags: Community, Events, Government, Public Safety, Trophy Club Gives, Town News, TCPD, TCFD

A nationwide surge of police support has emerged over the past few weeks due to recent attacks on law enforcement. As a result, many Americans have taken to social media to spread the word about supporting law enforcement through the blue light movement, where supporters are asked to turn porch lights blue for a day, week or even the entire month of January. In response, Trophy Club residents have created a community Facebook page (event) called ‘Turn Trophy Club BLUE’, where  residents are asked to keep a blue light…

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A Message from TCPD this Holiday Season

A Message from TCPD this Holiday Season

Posted by April Reiling on Nov 21, 2014
Tags: Business, Community, Public Safety, Parks, Trophy Club Park, Town News, TCPD

The Holiday season is here and the Trophy Club Police Department (TCPD) is asking for your help to keep the community safe and merry. Your Police Department will be very visible during this time of year by increasing neighborhood & park patrols, as well as watching the town shopping center parking lots. 

TCPD will be doing what we can, but needs your help to keep an eye on our town.  If you see something suspicious, report it by calling 911 or the non-emergency number (972-434-5500).  Together we can make…

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Vantage Scheduled to Cap and Remove Wells

Vantage Scheduled to Cap and Remove Wells

Posted by April Reiling on Nov 18, 2014
Tags: Community, Denton County, Town News, TCPD

Vantage Energy will begin capping and removing six wells in Trophy Club beginning November 19, 2014. Crews plan to remove all surface equipment, all gas lines will be pulled and all pipes will be cemented 10' below the surface. The brick walls will be left in place at each location, and the ground surface within each well site will be seeded in the spring.

Work is expected to be complete by the end of January and will take place Monday through Friday between the hours of 7:00 a.m. and 6:00 p.m. Each well site requires approximately…

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Underage Drinking and Other Drugs Prevention Program Coming to BNHS

Underage Drinking and Other Drugs Prevention Program Coming to BNHS

Posted by April Reiling on Nov 10, 2014
Tags: BNHS, Community, Events, Public Safety, Town News, TCPD, Schools

Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service presents the 'Watch UR BAC program’ — November 19 & 20

The Watch UR BAC (pronounced “Watch Your Back,”) program teaches students about alcohol misuse, dangers of impaired driving, and friends watching out for friends. The team will be at Byron Nelson High School in the Northwest ISD on Wednesday, November 19, 2014 and will be conducting educational programs for students during lunch periods.  Parents and other adults are invited to a program the evening of November 20 from 7:00…

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Trophy Club Names New Chief of Police, Patrick Arata

Trophy Club Names New Chief of Police, Patrick Arata

Posted by April Reiling on Oct 07, 2014
Tags: Community, Government, Public Safety, Town News, TCPD

Patrick Arata, a former Special Agent with the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA), has been named the new Chief of Police for the Trophy Club Police Department. Mr. Arata is a three year resident of Trophy Club and brings not only excellent law enforcement management experience, but also close ties to the community he calls home. Arata will officially assume office on November 3, 2014 and plans to make many positive changes for the department.

Arata was selected out of the 12 candidates interviewed,…

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Police Chief Scott Kniffen Set to Retire After 40 Years in Law Enforcement

Police Chief Scott Kniffen Set to Retire After 40 Years in Law Enforcement

Posted by April Reiling on Sep 11, 2014
Tags: Community, Government, Public Safety, Town News, TCPD

Trophy Club Chief of Police, Scott Kniffen, will retire on September 26, 2014 after 40 years in law enforcement. Chief Kniffen has led the Trophy Club Police Department since September 2006 and faithfully served the citizens of Trophy Club for eight years. He and his wife Joanne have purchased acreage in Clyde, Texas, and look forward to a slow-paced retirement in a tight-knit community with deep family roots.

Chief Kniffen leaves large shoes to fill and will be missed by co-workers, law enforcement peers and many in the Trophy…

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