Brownsville

Valley residents beware of electricity scams

A warning from Brownsville PUB now with summer temperatures on the rise, some residents could see an increase of electricity scams.

Brownsville recognized for helping citizens lead healthier lives

Brownsville is one of six winners of the prestigious RWJF Culture of Health Prize awarded by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation.

ICE deports Mexican man wanted for murder in Mexico

A Mexican man wanted in his native country for murder was deported Tuesday by officers with U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement's (ICE) Enforcement and Removal Operations (ERO).

Man's foot fetish gets him arrested on improper photography charge

Brownsville police arrested a man after a woman made a complaint about pictures being taken of her legs and feet without her permission.

Porter student wins new car for best attendance rate

A 99.4% attendance rate won a Porter High School Senior her first car. It was a joint campaign between Brownsville ISD and Cardenas Motors to entice students to attend every class this past school year.

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.