Darrius Taylor is Carrollton Police’s newest officer and began with the department May 17.
A dream becomes reality for CPD's newest officer

By Jonna Spelbring-Priester | Landmark News Service

Carrollton Police Department’s newest officer knew from the age of 12 what he wanted to be.

Darrius Taylor’s mother worked at the EMS station in Carrollton, with Ron Dickow’s wife. “Ron came over one day, he was wearing his uniform, put his hand on my shoulder,” Taylor, now 22, said. “I wanted to be a cop ever since that day.