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Posted on: June 21, 2022

Allen ranks in top 50 safest Texas cities by SafeWise

Safest Cities in Texas Badge from SafeWise


Allen ranked No. 38 in this year’s ‘Safest Cities in Texas’ report by SafeWise—up two spots from 2021!

A total of 280 cities met the criteria to be considered for ranking. All cities on the top 50...

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Posted on: June 1, 2022

Register your child for APD F.I.T. Camp with Allen Police

Kids playing a game on the turf outside the Athlete Training and Health facility

Come spend the week with Allen Police and sweat a little! Allen Police Department (APD) has partnered with Athlete Training and Health to offer APD FIT Camp for kids age 8-11. Cost is $90 per athlete. Spots are limited, so register today!

Kids have two opp...

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Police Department
Posted on: September 24, 2020

Join our force - now offering lateral entry!

We're one of the few departments in Dallas Fort-Worth with a lateral entry program for officers with prior experience.

Police Department
Posted on: September 23, 2020

Urban wildlife in Allen

Photo - Coyote

Bobcats, coyotes and other urban wildlife are present throughout North Texas, including here in Allen. However, seeing these animals in your neighborhood can be unnerving. Read on for the top questions about urban wildlife, including ways to protect your ...

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