Brownsville

Gasoline theft ring dismantled, more than $20,000 in gas stolen

Local and federal law enforcement conducted an investigation that led to the dismantling of a gasoline theft ring in Brownsville on Wednesday, May 7th.

Brownsville art students need votes for national art contest

"Please vote for Veteran's Memorial School!" That's the message several Brownsville art students are trying to get across to anyone who's listening.

Police arrest man for using brass knuckles to break motorist's windshield

Brownsville police have arrested a man after hitting another person's car windows with brass knuckles.

Teen arrested after following then pulling knife on classmate

Brownsville police arrested a teen accused of pulling a knife on a classmate. Nicolas Gomez, 17, has been arrested on an aggravated assault with a deadly weapon charge.

Pet of the Week

"My name is Robert Dippong. I'm the supervisor for the Brownsville Animal Regulation and Care Center.

I Want to Know: Sex Offenders

"Anywhere from sexual assault, sexual assault of a child, indecency with a child by contact, online solicitation of a minor, things what have you," said Cameron-Willacy County PSI/intake unit supervisor David Alvarez.

UPS employee charged with using clearance to ship drugs through airports

A 10-count federal indictment has been unsealed following the arrest of three Brownsville residents for conspiring to possess with intent to distribute marijuana.

CBP to add hundreds of officers in South Texas

Customs and Border Protection is looking to hire 2,000 more officers to provide extra security for citizens all across the country, including the Rio Grande Valley.

CBP Explorer Post 3013 wins eight trophies at competition

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Brownsville PUB monitoring water supply for potential material released by Pemex

The Brownsville Public Utilities Board is closely monitoring our water supply.

Brownsville ISD gets involved with "Get Water" campaign

They're teaching children and using them as a tool to encourage parents to make healthy lifestyle choices too, Na'Tassia Finley has more on several partner organizations that have implemented the 'Get Water' campaign across the

Couple arrested with 5 pounds of heroin

Brownsville police have arrested two alleged drug smugglers. Mauricio Hernandez, 39, and Ruby Perez, 26, are accused of attempting to smuggle nearly five pounds of heroin, totaling $145,000, across state lines.

Potential Port agreement could mean more local jobs

There's only two more public hearings until the commissioners of the Port of Brownsville decide on whether or not they want to sign a 30-year agreement with a Denver-based company called OmniTrax.

Harlingen man sentenced to 10 years in prison for cocaine smuggling via the USPS

Juan Antonio Rendon-Diaz, 25, has been ordered to prison following his conviction for possession of one kilogram of cocaine with the intent to distribute, announced United States Attorney Kenneth Magidson.

Potentially hazardous sites not considered local threat

"There is industrial parks within Cameron County, and not only do those industrial parks - some of them hold hazardous materials, there's also kinds of chemicals that are used to create whatever byproduct or whatever product they'r