Brownsville

Brownsville PD hands out seven citations during panhandling enforcement

Over the weekend, seven citations were given out to those soliciting on the roadway in Brownsville.

Pet of the Week

On today's Pet of the Week, we're introducing you to Susie and Mark.

Chancellor Cigarroa and President Bailey to hold Q&A sessions at UTB and UTPA

The University of Texas System Chancellor Francisco G.

Driver charged with intoxication assault with a motor vehicle in two car accident

Brownsville police arrested one driver on intoxication assault after being involved in a two vehicle accident.

MADD presents District Attorney Saenz with Diamond Hero Leadership award

Mothers Against Drunk Driving and the Take the Wheel initiative presented District Attorney Luis V. Saenz with the Diamond Hero Leadership Award.

CBP officers seize over $451,000 in cocaine at Brownsville port of entry

U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers at the Gateway International Bridge intercepted a load of alleged cocaine. CBP officers discovered the alleged cocaine, valued at approximately $451,200, hidden within a Chevrolet Lumina.

Man charged with attempted sexual assault of girlfriend's daughter

A man is accused of trying to sexually assault his girlfriend's 17 year-old daughter.

Man arrested for pushing child into a wall face first

A man is arrested after allegedly pushing a child into a wall, face first.

CBP seizes nearly $600K in cocaine and heroin at Brownsville port of entry

U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers at Brownsville International Bridges intercepted two separate loads of alleged cocaine and heroin.

Brownsville man sentenced to 25 years in prison for sexual abuse of a child

Brownsville resident Abel Layton pleaded guilty Monday and was sentenced to 25 years in prison for continuous sexual abuse of a child.

San Benito man sentenced for role in purchasing firearms

Danny Cantu, 24, has been sentenced to 72 months for his role in purchasing firearms by making false statements, announced United States Attorney Kenneth Magidson along with Robert Elder, special agent in charge of Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, F

Brownsville parking meters officially double in price

Parking in downtown Brownsville can be a challenge, making it difficult for business to boom. But, a new meter increase is expected to open the area for more visitors to come downtown.

Bail set at $3.5M for suspect in Brownsville hostage incident

The man accused of holding his ex-girlfriend hostage and killing her new boyfriend has been formally charged and given a $3.5 million dollar bond.

Brownsville named All-America City

The city of Brownsville was named an All-America City by the National Civic League (NCL) Sunday night, June 15, 2014, in Denver, Colorado.

Child sex offenders sentenced

The Cameron County District Attorney’s Office Child Abuse Unit successfully prosecuted two Brownsville men and two Harlingen men for sex crimes against children.