Brownsville

Man arrested after admitting to police of possessing child porn images

A Brownsville man has been arrested by police after admitting to possessing child pornography.

Crime Stoppers tip leads to the arrest of a wanted fugitive

After receiving a tip from the public Brownsville police have arrested a man wanted on several warrants.

Mother and son's arrest leads to bust of burglary ring

They're accused of robbing one store after another, but several suspected serial robbers are finally behind bars, Na'Tassia Finley has more on the violent robberies and how police tracked them down.

Tenaska Power Plant moves closer to construction

"The EPA did grant an approval for this plant," said Brownsville Public Utilities Board spokesman Ryan Greenfeld.

Former county employee arrested for theft of over $80,000

A former Cameron County employee has been arrested for stealing over $80,000 dollars.

Tips lead to 1,190 criminals, $11.7M in drugs and property seizures

Since its inception in 1984, Brownsville Crime Stoppers has lead to the arrest of 1,190 criminals and over $11.7 million in drugs and property seizures.

Pantry makeover teaches health & weight loss

"I finally hit a number that scared me. It helps you realize what you're doing and what could happen in the long run if you keep going on the same path," said San Benito contestant Michael Plata.

Brownsville PUB announces water interruption for customers in the Ruben Torres area

The Brownsville Public Utilities Board is informing residents about a notice of water interruption on Thursday, January 29th.

New bill could allow weapons to be carried on campuses

A new bill is making its way through the Senate that would allow students, faculty, and staff members with concealed handgun licenses, to carry guns on campus and in classrooms.

Gas prices increase for the first time in months

Gasoline prices in the valley have been nose-diving since September ... But that ended today.

City of Brownsville seeks public input on federal grant funds

The City of Brownsville is seeking your input regarding how federal grant money should be used within the community.

Cameron County inmate autopsy reveals heart attack as cause of death

We now know the cause of death of an inmate at the Cameron County Jail. It's a story we first brought you three months ago. And tonight, autopsy results show he suffered from a heart attack.

Cameron County Tax Officer reminds property owners taxes are due

The Cameron County Tax Office is reminding property owners that taxes are due on Monday, February 2nd.

Brownsville man sentenced to prison for money laundering

A Brownsville man has been sentenced to prison for his involvement in a money laundering scheme.

$600 worth of appliances taken from Brownsville furniture store

One of the Furniture Row stores in Brownsville is reviewing their inventory after a break in that happened this morning.