Harlingen

Husband assaults wife for not washing his clothes

A woman has her husband arrested after he assaults her for not washing his clothes.

Abandoned child call leads to grandmother being arrested

A call to Harlingen police, about a child being found alone inside a car, leads to the arrest of a grandmother.

Harlingen man found guilty of sexual assault of a child sentenced to 10 years in prison

A jury in the 103rd state District Court found Harlingen man Juan Gonzalez Jr. guilty of two counts of sexual assault of a child committed in January 2011. He was sentenced to 10 years on each count in prison to run consecutively.

Man assaults sleeping brother while both are incarcerated in same jail cell

A man is charged with assault of his own brother while both are incarcerated in the same jail cell.

United Blood Services asks for more donations this month

It may be National Blood Donor Month, but United Blood Services (UBS) of the Rio Grande Valley is experiencing a shortage of donations:

Driver arrested on intoxication charge and striking three other vehicles

Harlingen police arrested one driver on a intoxication charge after he struck several vehicles and fled the scene.

Woman assaults girlfriend, damages police unit and makes threats at arresting officer

Harlingen woman was arrested for assaulting her girlfriend and making threats at a police officer.

Harlingen driver cited with 3rd DWI charge

A Harlingen man is arrested for the third time for driving while intoxicated. On Thursday, January 8th a Harlingen police officer observed a man operationg a maroon Hyundai Santa Fe recklessly traveling on South J Street.

Harlingen police arrest man for discharging firearm

Harlingen police arrested a man for discharging a firearm and breaking a vehicle window during a disturbance. Javier Olivarez, 24, was arrested at Sky Line apartments in Harlingen on Wednesday evening.

Subway employee charged with theft of customer's phone

The victim reported that he accidentally left his Samsung Galaxy at the Subway on Sunshine Strip. When the victim returned to the shop to retrieve his phone, the employee, Rodney Rocha, denied finding it.

Teens steal truck, cause accident and school lockdown

A group of teenagers in a stolen pickup lead Harlingen Police on a chase forcing a lockdown at a local elementary school. Police say four teens got out of the truck and ran away.

Backhoe kills Harlingen irrigation worker

A back-hoe crushed a Harlingen Irrigation District employee this afternoon, killing him. Harlingen Police were the first on the scene at Brazil Road off Spur 54.

Subway employee arrested for theft of customer's cell phone

Harlingen police have charged a Subway sandwich employee with the theft of a customer's cell phone. The victim reported that he accidentally left his Samsung Galaxy at the Subway located on Sunshine Strip.

Confrontation leads to man being arrested for deadly conduct

A Harlingen man is arrested by police officers after he pointed a gun at another man during a confrontation.

New Harlingen Police Chief sworn-in

The City of Harlingen sworn-in a new Police Chief  on at City Hall on Monday. Harlingen officials gathered at City Hall on Monday to view the swearing in ceremony of Police Chief Jeffry A. Adicke.