Brownsville

Woman arrested for changing auto title of ex-boyfriend's car to her name

A twenty seven year-old woman allegedly tries to take over her ex-boyfriend's vehicle without his consent. Perla Esmerelda Garcia is accused of borrowing her ex-boyfriend's car and refusing to give it back

Father arrested on injury to a child charge

Brownsville police arrested Christian A. Flores, they say he and his common-law wife were arguing in a parking lot on the 2800 block of International.

Customs and Border Protection seize $1.3M in heroin at Brownsville port of entry

As Holy Week traffic began to surge this weekend, alert U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) officers at Brownsville International Bridges intercepted a significant load of heroin.

Injury to baby has investigators questioning the mother

A suspicious injury to an infant has authorities questioning the baby's mother. A seven month old baby is being treated for a fractured skull, while the mother is behind bars.

Weather forecasters predict calmer hurricane season

Research scientists and weather experts gathered together at the National Tropical Weather Conference on South Padre Island to speak about hurricane predictions.

Alleged drunk driver arrested after causing a three car accident

An alleged drunk driver is arrested after causing a three car accident.

Police arrest man accused of stalking and sexually assaulting a teen

A man is accused of stalking and sexually assaulting a teen. Brownsville police have arrested Efrain Sanchez Lerma, 33, on an aggravated sexual assault of a child charge.

Campers wait outside for Chick-Fil-A's "First 100"

There's one day left until the new Chick-Fil-A on Boca Chica Road in Brownsville has its grand opening, but it's not just any grand opening.

Brownsville receives multiple Texas Trails Network Awards

Commissioner Rose M.Z. Gowen, M.D., and the City of Brownsville’s Planning Department were recognized by the Texas Trails Network (TTN) at the 2014 Texas Trails and Active Transportation Conference held in Ft. Worth from March 26-28.

TWC provides assistance for Cameron County residents

Many residents throughout Cameron County are experiencing an economic drought. Various federal agencies provide Texas Workforce Commission with a $22 million budget that trickles down to the 28 TWC boards across the state.

Pet of the Week

It's Monday, which means it's time for Pet of the Week. "My name is Robert Dippong. I'm the shelter supervisor for the Brownsville Animal Regulation and Care Center.

Appeals court rules in favor of BFFA

It's been a long battle between the Brownsville Firefighter's Association and the city - three years to be exact.

Driver arrested for attempting to smuggle over 7 lbs. of cocaine

A man allegedly tries to smuggle cocaine into the U.S. but authorities say, they stopped him at the Gateway International bridge over the weekend.

Cameron County sheriff's office to host blood drives

For the first time, the Cameron County Sheriff's Office will be participating in the Third Annual International Blood Donation Marathon. The blood drives will take place from nine to five on Tuesday and Saturday.

Congressman Vela addresses Mexican cartel violence in DC

Congressman Filemon Vela addressed the issue of cartel violence in Tamaulipas to Homeland Security. US government officials spoke about the importance of creating a relationship with the federal government in Mexico.