Brownsville

CBP introduces online smuggling reporting system

A new Internet-based reporting system will allow residents in South Texas to pass along information to law enforcement regarding smuggling.

CBP seizes $680K in heroin at Brownsville port of entry

U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers at Brownsville Veterans’ International Bridge intercepted a significant load of heroin.

Brownsville PD to deliver school backpacks

The Brownsville Police Department will be personally gifting back packs to students at different schools Thursday, August 28th and Friday, August 29th.

17 year-old arrested on theft of a dresser drawer

Brownsville police arrested a 17 year-old man for the theft of a dresser drawer. Police were called to the 1400 block of Calle Milpa Verde in reference to a burglary which had just  occurred.

Cameron County to stop issuing burn permits

Cameron County officials have temporally stopped issuing outdoor burn permits due to state law.

Brownsville ISD keeping students safe during first week of school

Emily Jimenez tells us what Brownsville ISD police and teachers are doing to keep children safe during this busy first week.

TSC to move health facilities to ITECC

It's a new school year, and TSC is making it a point to provide the ultimate services to the students in its allied health program by expanding it.

CBP officers arrest man wanted on charges of indecency with a child

U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers at the Veterans’ International Bridge apprehended a man on an active arrest warrant for indecency with a child.

Man mailed multiple auto title receipts by mistake

A lower Valley man receives his vehicle title receipt from the Cameron County Tax Assessor Collectors Office along with seven other individuals.

Pet of the Week

On this Monday's Pet of the Week segment, we're introducing you to Bullet and Rey.

BISD kids are back in the classrooms

Today, the Brownsville Independent School Distrcit's over 50 schools are back in session.

Plastic bag ordinance helps fund local project

As is stand now, the Barnard Street Duck Park needs some major renovations. At least that's what members of the Brownsville Beautiful Committee think.

BISD police remembers Elmendorf's deceased Chief

Today, BISD police remembered former Elmendorf Chief Michael Pimentel as one of their own. 24-year old Joshua Lopez opened fire on Chief Pimentel during a routine traffic stop Saturday striking him on the shoulder and stomach.

Woman, beaten by boyfriend, arrested for leaving children alone at home

Brownsville police arrested a woman for child abandonment after her boyfriend left her stranded in the street.

Brownsville Commissioners to Take ALS Ice Bucket Challenge

Several Brownsville city commissioners will be taking the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge™ at 8:45 p.m. tonight at Washington Park (south side) during the CycloBia Brownsville event.