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From The Newsroom: Police Groups Unhappy With Dallas Chief; The First Nasher Prize Winner

Stephanie Kuo
Dallas Police Association President Ron Pinkston says problems in the department are management's fault. He joins other police groups to call for better officer treatment and new leadership.

The top local stories this morning from the KERA Newsroom: Local groups representing police are frustrated with Dallas Police Chief David Brown. They say he's to blame for low morale and a "broken system." 

Also, the Nasher Sculpture Center gave out its inaugural prize last night to Colombian sculptor Doris Salcedo.

Finally, a new documentary called "Meet the Patels" follows an experience many young Indians are familiar with -- matchmaking. 

You can listen to North Texas stories weekdays at 8:20 a.m. and 6:20 p.m. on KERA 90.1 FM. 

Former KERA staffer Krystina Martinez was an assistant producer. She produced local content for Morning Edition and She also produced The Friday Conversation, a weekly series of conversations with North Texas newsmakers. Krystina was also the backup newscaster for the Texas Standard.