Lieutenant Rene Alaniz was a great asset to the McAllen Fire Department for 36 years and we are saddened to hear of his passing. As a department, we are in mourning because we have lost a brother. Our prayers go out to the Alaniz family.
Mexican National Francisco Gonzalez-Contreras, 37, has been ordered to federal prison for his leadership role in a cocaine distribution ring, announced U.S. Attorney Kenneth Magidson. He pleaded guilty May 3, 2013.
Inside a new state of the art classroom, McAllen police officers now have the means to train in the virtual and actual realm. New technology gives officers the chance to handle real situations, that could require lethal force.
Jose Miguel Andrade-Rocha has been ordered to prison for transporting a load of marijuana and assaulting a Border Patrol (BP) agent who was attempting to arrest him, announced United States Attorney Kenneth Magidson.
immigration speech. Homeland security secretary, Jeh Johnson, showed up in Mcallen to speak with agents. His visit is less than 24 hours after president Obama's executive order on immigration was announced.
Francisco Calderon, 28, and Jorge Alejandro Galvan-Ibarra, 30, have been ordered to federal prison for possession with intent to distribute more than one kilogram of methamphetamine, announced U.S. Attorney Kenneth Magidson.
The Hidalgo County Sheriff's Department is asking for the public's help in locating a wanted fugitive.
Hidalgo detectives are searching or James Conner, 55, who is wanted for aggravated assault with a deadly weapon.