Harlingen

Display of weapon at restaurant during argument leads to arrest

Harlingen police arrested two men after one of them displayed a weapon during an argument with an employee at a local restaurant.

FBI launches national campaign to address laser threat to aircraft

The FBI today announced a national campaign to deter people from pointing lasers at aircraft, a federal violation which presents danger to pilots, passengers and those on the ground.

Elderly woman arrested for possession of stolen i-Pad

Harlingen police arrested an elderly woman for theft after the GPS feature from an iPad tracks the device to her residence.

Daughter slaps father during family dispute, charged with assault

A daughter is arrested after slapping her father across the face during a family argument.

UBS and RGV WhiteWings host blood drive for 7-year-old cancer survivor

United Blood Services and the Rio Grande Valley WhiteWings will be honoring 7-year-old cancer survivor Aiden Perez. A blood drive will be held at Harlingen Field from 3 p.m. to 7 p.m.

Teens arrested for theft of Pit Bull

Harlingen police arrested two teens after they stole a Pit Bull from another man's residence.

Seat belt violation lands man in jail for possession of marijuana

A San Benito man is arrested and charged with possession of marijuana after he was spotted not wearing a seat belt while driving.

Driver charged with tampering with evidence after attempting to eat marijuana

A Harlingen man, stopped for a traffic violation, is arrested for possession of marijuana and tampering with evidence after attempting to eat the contraband.

City of Harlingen to participate in National Resource Network's "311 for Cities" service

Federal officials in Washington, D.C., recently announced the selection of the City of Harlingen government as one of about 50 communities to participate in the initial phase of the National Resource Network’s “311 for Cities”

City of Harlingen to host Memorial Day ceremony

The public is invited to attend a Memorial Day ceremony in Veterans Memorial Park at 11 a.m. Monday, May 26, to honor the fallen heroes of Harlingen and the Rio Grande Valley.

Man arrested for theft of jeans gets handed a $10,000 bond

A Harlingen man is arrested by police for attempting to steal a pair of pants and then gets handed a $10,000 bond for having active arrest warrants.

Traffic stop leads to the arrest of two men for possession of narcotics

A Harlingen driver and his passenger are arrested for possession of narcotics after a officer witnesses a traffic violation while on patrol.

Seven men arrested in undercover prostitution sting

Harlingen police conducted a covert undercover prostitution operation that resulted the arrest of seven men.

Harlingen Medical Center hosts blood drive

A blood drive today at Harlingen Medical Center was held in an attempt to save lives and spread awareness about the need for blood donations in the Valley. To meet the Valley's demand, 175 need to donate blood everyday.