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September 19, 2015
The Public Safety Center stands open for use on Thursday. Both the Dickinson Police and Fire departments are housed in the new facility. (Press Photo by Andrew Wernette)
Response agencies changing places after Public Safety Center becomes available
September 19, 2015 - 12:07am
August 18, 2015
Dickinson Police Chief Dustin Dassinger reported a 19 percent increase in calls for service from 2014 to 2015 at the City Commission meeting Monday. (Press Photo by Andrew Haffner)
Dickinson arrests down 18 percent since 2013
August 18, 2015 - 4:15pm
July 20, 2015
Dickinson resident Thomas Haugen, left, speaks with City Commissioner Carson Steiner, middle, and Commission President Dennis Johnson after Monday's meeting. Haugen spoke at the meeting with a group of homeowners who had experienced property damage after a city sewer backed up into their properties. (Press Photo by Andrew Haffner)
City Commission narrows panhandling ordinance
July 20, 2015 - 11:46pm
January 3, 2015
Police chief: Incident at bank near Walmart a traffic stop
January 3, 2015 - 4:07pm
July 19, 2014
Graphics and survey information compiled by Dustin Monke and Harvey Brock
Do you think Dickinson and southwest N.D. is a better place than it was 5 years ago?
Survey says ... We asked. You answered. The Press survey results show readers have mixed feelings on the boom’s impact; feel Dickinson is a worse place than it was 5 years ago.
July 19, 2014 - 11:28pm
July 10, 2014
Press Photo by Nadya Faulx
Fireworks debris the parking lot of the Biesiot Activities Center on Saturday, the day after the Fourth of July.
After the 4th: Community cleans up after Independence Day fireworks
July 10, 2014 - 10:28pm
July 9, 2014
Press Photo by Nadya Faulx
Dickinson Fire Chief Bob Sivak, left, Mayor Dennis Johnson, center, and Dickinson Police Chief Dustin Dassinger attend Wednesday’s groundbreaking ceremony for the city’s public safety center at State Avenue and 21st Street West. The 42,000 square-foot facility will be the new headquarters for both the fire and police departments.
‘Beacon of safety:’ Dickinson police, fire break ground on multi-million center
July 9, 2014 - 10:50pm
June 25, 2014
The Southwest Tactical Team Bearkat vehicle is seen on Suncrest Avenue on Saturday night. A 31-year-old man died after being shot by an officer on Saturday evening in a residential area in northeast Dickinson. The man, who has not been identified, led a Dickinson Police officer on a high-speed pursuit in a stolen Dodge pickup before abandoning the vehicle and fleeing on foot to a residence, where he had known acquaintances at the 1000 block of Carroll Street. 
(Press Photo by April Baumgarten)
Update: Mississippi native identified as shooting suspect killed
June 25, 2014 - 10:35am
February 18, 2014
Dickinson sees more fighting, fewer DUIs: Convenience stores propose beer-only off-sale license
February 18, 2014 - 11:57pm
December 16, 2013
Better know your leaders: Dustin Dassinger
December 16, 2013 - 7:26pm
October 8, 2011
Dassinger named Dickinson PD chief
October 8, 2011 - 12:00am
October 5, 2011
Mayor Dennis Johnson, left, speaks with Dickinson Police chief candidate Jeff Jirak and his wife Alissa during a public reception in Dickinson Tuesday at the Badlands Activity Center.
Dickinson police chief candidates greet public
October 5, 2011 - 12:00am
October 2, 2011
Dustin Dassinger, a candidate for police chief
Two vie for Dickinson chief position
October 2, 2011 - 12:00am