Security warning for students

Garland Police are looking for suspects believed to have stolen cell phones from teenagers waiting for school buses or walking to school. The incidents occurred in the 1600 block of North Glenbrook Drive, 3400 block of Galaxie Road and 4800 block of Sprucewood Lane. For more information, view the Garland Police Department press release.

The safety and security of Garland ISD students is the district’s top priority. GISD Security, Transportation and School Resource Officers are partnering with police to provide extra support and patrols. District families are also asked to follow these tips:

  • Be aware of surroundings at all times
  • Report suspicious activity to 911 or the 24-hour GISD Security dispatch at 972-494-8911
  • Keep cell phones and other electronic devices in pockets, purses or backpacks
  • Only use one earbud when walking or waiting in public

To contact the Garland Police Department, please call 972-485-4840. View additional device safety tips.