San Benito Mother arrested in connection with infant death

In an update tonight, the teenage mother wanted in connection with her three-month-old son's death has turned herself into investigators and is in custody tonight.

Leader of cocaine distribution ring ordered to prison

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.

New training tools give McAllen PD more options for safety

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.

CBP Agriculture Specialist intercept pest in commercial produce shipment

U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) agriculture specialists at two South Texas ports of entry recently intercepted a first-in-the-nation pest and a first-time port interception of a particular pest within commercial produce shipments.

Teens arrested for theft of four 18 packs of beer

Harlingen police arrested three teens accused of stealing four 18 packs of beer. On Friday, November 21st at around 9 p.m. Harlingen police were called to a Stripes store, located on E. Tyler Avenue in reference to a theft.

Ferguson grand jury to announce decision

The grand jury looking into the shooting of Michael Brown has been released and sent home, local and federal law enforcement sources tell CNN.

Accident results in cyclist fatality

A fatal accident claimed the life of a cyclist in Brownsville over the weekend. Officers reported to the 6500 block of Padre Island Highway Saturday night.

Brownsville PD unit awarded State of Texas "Negotiations Team of the Year"

The Brownsville PD's negotiation unit was recognized as the best for 2014 by the Texas Association of Hostage Negotiators.

Police arrest man accused of sexual assault of a child

Brownsville police arrested a man accused of sexaully assaulting a minor. Police were called to a home on the 400 block of Ramada in reference to a report of the sexual assault of a child.