CORPUS CHRISTI (KIII NEWS) - Local first responders are getting ready to travel to Dallas, this week to participate in the Texas Police Games.
The games brings together firefighters and police officers from the lone star state to compete with each other in a series of physical competitions.
The group is comprised of fifteen men and women who will be competing in several events that includes football and softball.
The winner of the games receives bragging rights and a trophy. Last year local responders from the Coastal Bend placed third.
The competition will be taking place from June 10th - 17th.
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