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Dallas, Texas is known for its vibrant culture, world-class attractions, and its thriving economy. It is home to the Dallas Cowboys, the Dallas Mavericks, and the Texas Rangers. It is also known for its vibrant art and music scene, and its many museums and galleries. The City of Dallas is governed by a 14-member City Council, which is composed of the Mayor and 13 Council Members. The Mayor is elected at-large, while the Council Members are elected from single-member districts. The City Council is responsible for setting policy, approving the City budget, and enacting ordinances and resolutions. Below are direct public records resources that can help you find the most up-to-date information.
  • City of Dallas
    Directory of Dallas city records and information

  • Dallas Police Department
    Public Safety Records and information
    1400 South Lamar Street
    Dallas, Texas 75215

  • Dallas Fire Department
    Fire & Rescue
    1500 Marilla St. #7AS
    Dallas, TX 75201
    Fax - 214-670-4564

  • Dallas City Auditor
    Finance, Audit Reports & Other Publications
    1500 Marilla Street
    Room 2F North
    Dallas, TX 75201
    Phone: (214) 670-3223
    Fax: (214) 670-0854

  • Dallas Airport
    Flight and airline information
    DFW International Airport
    3200 East Airfield Drive
    DFW Airport, TX 75261

  • Dallas Public Library
    Research Resources
    1515 Young Street
    Dallas, TX 75201

  • Dallas Chamber of Commerce
    Business directory and information
    700 North Pearl Street
    Suite 1200
    Dallas, TX 75201
    Phone: 214-746-6600
    Fax: 214-746-6799

  • Dallas District Schools
    Education and school information
    3700 Ross Avenue
    Dallas, TX 75204-5491
    (972) 925-3700

  • Dallas Newspaper
    Searchable newspapers and archives
    508 Young St.
    Dallas, TX 75202

  • Dallas Convention Center
    Visitor and Event Services
    650 S. Griffin Street
    Dallas, Texas 75202-5005
    (214) 939-2700
    (214) 939-2795 Fax

  • Dallas Environmental Services
    Office of Environmental Quality
    1500 Marilla Street, Room 7A North
    Dallas, TX 75201
    Phone: (214) 670-1200
    Fax: (214) 670-0134

  • Public Works and Transportation
    Transportation Operations & Programs
    320 E. Jefferson Boulevard, Room 101
    Dallas, TX 75203
    Phone: (214) 948-4650
    Fax: (214) 948-4653

  • Dallas Municipal Court
    Judiciary, Court and Detention Services
    2014 Main Street
    Dallas, TX 75201-4426
    Phone: (214) 670-5573
    Fax: (214) 670-6947

  • Dallas Texas Criminal Records Search and Depository
    Texas Department of Public Safety
    5805 North Lamar Blvd.
    Austin, Texas 78752-4422
    P O Box 4087
    Austin, Texas 78773-0001
    (512) 424-2000

  • Dallas Park and Recreation
    Parks, facilities and programs
    1500 Marilla Street, Room 6FN
    Dallas, TX 75201
    Phone: (214) 670-4100
    Fax: (214) 670-3205

  • Official Dallas Texas Background Checks and Criminal History
    Criminal, divorces and other civil court records.
    Tom C. Clark Building
    205 W. 14th St., Suite 600
    Austin, TX 78701
    (512) 463-1625

  • Center for Missing & Exploited Children
    Quick search for missing children, sex offenders, Amber alerts, records and more public information.

  • Dallas Texas Inmate locator
    TDCJ - Executive Services
    P.O. Box 99
    Huntsville, TX 77342-0099
    Facsimile: 936.437.2125

What is the process for someone who is arrested in Dallas, Dallas County, Texas to go through the jail and court system?

If you get arrested in Dallas, Dallas County, Texas, you would go to the Dallas County Jail and the Dallas County Criminal Courts.

What publicly accessible records can be obtained from the Dallas, Dallas County, Texas Library?

You can find public records in the Dallas Public Library. The library has a variety of resources available, including online databases, microfilm, and print materials. Additionally, the library offers access to the Dallas County Clerk's Office records, which include birth, death, marriage, and divorce records.

Where is the nearest fingerprinting office located in Dallas, Dallas County, Texas?

The Dallas County Sheriff's Office provides fingerprinting services.

What are the requirements for obtaining vital records from Dallas, Dallas County, Texas, and what information is provided in the records?

The Dallas County Clerk's Office is the official custodian of all vital records for Dallas County, Texas. To obtain vital records, you must submit a written request to the Dallas County Clerk's Office. The request must include the full name of the person whose record is being requested, the date and place of the event, and the purpose of the request. The Dallas County Clerk's Office can provide copies of birth certificates, death certificates, marriage licenses, and divorce decrees. All requests must include a valid photo ID and the appropriate fee.