Dallas Police Chief U. Reneé Hall resigned Tuesday after criticism of her department’s handling of recent protests in the city. Hall is seen here at police headquarters in Dallas in 2017.

FILE – In this Sept. 7, 2017 photo, Dallas Police Chief U. Reneé Hall talks during an applicant processing event at police headquarters in Dallas. Hall resigned Tuesday, Sept. 8, 2020, following concern from the mayor and city council members over her leadership and the department’s handling of recent protests. A city spokeswoman says Chief Hall will step down on Nov. 10. (AP Photo/LM Otero, File)