Racial Profiling

It is the policy of our department to aggressively investigate suspected violations of the law. Officers are strictly prohibited from engaging in biased-based (racial) profiling. Interested parties can view the annual Racial Profiling Report (PDF)Anyone who believes that a Kennedale officer has engaged in racial profiling with respect to any person (including themselves) is urged to file a complaint. Complaints must be submitted in writing to the Chief of Police or his designee and must include:

  • Time of alleged profiling
  • Location of alleged profiling
  • Details of the incident
  • Identity or description of the officer(s) involved
  • Identity, address, and telephone number of the complaining party

The complaining party shall receive notice of the disposition of the complaint within a reasonable period of time.