Theft suspect involved in San Benito standoff pending arraignment

The man responsible for the six hour police standoff at a San Benito Super 8 motel yesterday was released from the hospital this morning and is now behind bars.

CBP announces new Internet method for reporting smuggling and illicit activity

U.S. Customs and Border Protection’s Laredo Field Office announced today that there is a new Internet-based method for members of the public in South Texas to anonymously report various types of smuggling activity to CBP.

Grass fire near Arroyo trail burns over 8 acres of land

The Harlingen and La Feria firefighters assisted each other in battling a grass fire last night.

17 year-old arrested on theft of a dresser drawer

Brownsville police arrested a 17 year-old man for the theft of a dresser drawer. Police were called to the 1400 block of Calle Milpa Verde in reference to a burglary which had just  occurred.

Cameron County to stop issuing burn permits

Cameron County officials have temporally stopped issuing outdoor burn permits due to state law.

Police arrest man in stand-off at local motel

The police standoff for the armed suspect barricading himself inside a San Benito motel room ended with police storming the room.

Brownsville ISD keeping students safe during first week of school

Emily Jimenez tells us what Brownsville ISD police and teachers are doing to keep children safe during this busy first week.

McAllen police identify kidnapping suspect

We are learning new details about the kidnapping of a McAllen woman who was taken from her home on Monday afternoon.

Traffic stop leads to seizure of nearly 500 lbs. of marijuana

A routine traffic stop in San Diego leads to a major marijuana seizure.

Football dream comes true

(WFLA) A Lakeland, Florida boy is on top of the world after scoring a touchdown at a Saturday rec-league game.