Harlingen

Harlingen man arrested for assaulting disabled person

Harlingen police arrested and charged a man with injury to a disabled person after the victim had no beer. On Monday, December 23rd at 4:30 p.m. were dispatched to the 1600 block of Sam Houston in reference to an assault.

Man arrested for destruction of American flag at local park

Harlingen police arrested a man for destruction of the American flag after city employees discovered the it mutilated.

New procedure in Valley helps detect lung cancer earlier

Navigational bronchoscopy: it's the newest and most innovative way to provide treatment for lung cancer. And Dr. Martin Schwarcz performed the first procedures in Cameron County at Valley Baptist Medical Center:

TxDOT's Sober Ride Sleigh tour to make a stop in Harlingen

TxDOT's Sober Ride Sleigh tour to deliver life-saving Holiday message in Harlingen.

Woman kicks, elbows police officer attempting to arrest her

Harlingen police arrested and charged a woman with assaulting a public servant after attempting to handcuff her for public intoxication.

Driver, with a child passenger, charged with DWI

Harlingen police arrested a man on a DWI charge after he was seen swerving and striking concrete barriers while having a child in the vehicle.

Operation Crackdown; demolishing abandoned homes in Harlingen

Run down and abandoned homes with ties to crime are being demolished in Harlingen, Na'tassia Finley has more on Operation Crackdown.

Store employee uses customers banking information for her personal bills

A department store employee is accused of stealing more than four thousand dollars from the checking account of a woman who visited the store. Harlingen police arrested 28 year old Guadalupe Rodriguez on theft charges.

New Valley HIV AIDS clinic

It's described as a one stop medical shop for people living with HIV or AIDS.

Man assaults wife and arresting police officer

Harlingen police arrested a Brownsville man after being accused of assaulting his common-law-wife and a police officer.

Suspect arrested in $8,000 robbery of Dollar General store

A man who police say stole $8,000 dollars from a Harlingen Dollar General store has been arrested. Urbano Rodriguez Cortez, 19, was linked to the burglary at the store located on the 2300 block of North Stuart Road.

City of Harlingen selects Steve Mayer as Interim Police Chief

The Harlingen City Commission ratified the appointment of Assistant Police Chief Steve Mayer as interim police chief today based upon the recommendation of City Manager Carlos Yerena.

Driver identified in fatal car accident

Harlingen police have identified the victim of the deadly car crash December 5th. 80 year old Elfrieda Nemeth was a passenger in the van that collided with two cars in the eight hundred block of Camelot Drive.

Harlingen Police Chief Tom Whitten resigns

Harlingen Police Chief Tom Whitten will leave his post effective Dec. 6 to accept a law enforcement position in El Paso where his 13-year-old son lives.

Police asking for public's help in identifying suspect in jewelry theft

Harlingen area Crime Stoppers needs help identifying a man caught on camera stealing jewelry from the Sears department store last month.