Two Dallas police officers have been arrested on family violence charges in separate incidents, the department announced on Monday.

Officer Edgar Garcia-Martinez, 26, a Kennedale resident who works in the South Central Patrol Division, was arrested by Dallas police on Monday.

Dallas Officer Rashad Allen was arrested by DeSoto police on Saturday. He also works in the South Central Patrol Division.

Both men were off-duty at the time of the alleged offenses and both have been placed on administrative leave pending internal affairs investigations.

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