Harlingen

Woman arrested twice in one day for violating protective order

A Harlingen woman was arrested twice in one day for violating a protective order made by her boyfriend.

Harlingen tackles vacant, dilapidated property issues

Looking at Harlingen's deteriorated buildings isn't just an eyesore. Potential dangers include criminal activity and safety hazards in these vacant houses.

Harlingen woman charged with nine counts of fraud

A woman makes a report about her personal information being used without her permission which leads investigators to arrest another woman on nine counts of fraud.

Woman arrested for theft of beef fajitas and chicken thighs

A Harlingen woman was arrested for theft after she concealed packages of meat and then attempted to leave the store without paying for the items.

City of Harlingen to host National Night Out

The National Night Out public education event on Tuesday, August 5 sponsored by the Harlingen Police Department will include citizens who successfully built a Neighborhood Watch organization to prevent crime.

Woman found asleep behind the wheel of a damaged vehicle arrested for possession

A call by a concerned citizen leads to the arrest of a woman for possession and public intoxication charges.

Tip on wanted person leads to arrest of homeowner for possession of marijuana

A call to police, about the location of a wanted person, leads to the arrest of a homeowner for possession of marijuana.

Man charged with injury to child and elder abuse

A 23 year old man is accused of assaulting several family members during a domestic dispute.

Common-law husband assaults wife, child and mother-in-law

Harlingen police arrested a man wanted for assaulting three family members during a argument. On June 15th Harlingen police were dispatched to the 700 block of Monroe Street in reference to a disturbance.

Traffic stop leads to driver being arrested for possession of marijuana

One driver, caught tossing a candy wrapper ends up being arrested for possession of marijuana.

Woman's ex-spouse arrested for criminal mischief and harassment

Harlingen police arrested a man on a criminal mischief charge after he admitted to his ex-common-law spouse of ransacking her apartment.

The Marine Military Academy summer camp graduates 334 young men

On Saturday, July 26, 334 young men will graduate from Marine Military Academy’s renowned summer camp program.

Tip leads to Harlingen teen's arrest for possession of child pornography

A tip from a national organization to protect children leads to a Harlingen teen to be arrested on child porn charges.

Dolly survivor inspired by traumatic experience

To the outside eye, Jose Carlos Padilla looks like any other 22-year-old. But just six years ago, when Hurricane Dolly hit South Texas particularly hard, he went through one of the most traumatic experiences of his life.

Harlingen employee arrested for embezzling nearly $48,000 in city money

A Harlingen city employee is arrested for theft after evidence surfaces of her embezzling nearly $48,000 dollars.