A former Hidalgo county district attorney office employee was taken into custody for allegedly making false statements in a bribery investigation.
Brownsville ISD vice president Sylvia P. Atkinson has been indicted on federal charges.
Hidalgo County, Texas — Six former employees of the east Hidalgo County Detention Center are in custody facing federal charges.
Former Texas state district judge Rudy Delgado (66) was sentenced to five years in federal prison followed by two years of supervised release on Wednesday. He was found guilty earlier this year of accepting money hidden in six-packs of beer and other favors totaling thousands of dollars from a criminal defense lawyer whose cases he was overseeing.
McAllen, Texas– Former district judge Rodolfo “Rudy” Delgado is found guilty on all eight counts against him. After six days in trial inside a federal court, Delgado was convicted on one count of conspiracy, three counts of federal program bribery, three counts of travel act bribery and one count of obstruction of justice. According to […]
In Weslaco, three more people are arrested in connection to an ongoing bribery investigation. Former Weslaco city commissioner John Cuellar and former Hidalgo County Commissioner Arturo Cuellar Jr. were charged with bribery and conspiracy to commit money laundering. Rio Grande City attorney Daniel Garcia was only charged with conspiracy to commit money laundering. All three […]
A superseding indictment has been unsealed in the case of an ex-commissioner and a former council member in Laredo. The documents detail how former city councilman Johhny Amaya was involved in the bribery case, acting as a middleman between elected officials and a co-conspirator. According to the indictment, Amaya provided cash payments and personal checks […]
In February, the home of former Judge Rudy Delgado was raided and he was later charged with bribery. Today, he held a press conference where he announced his resignation and retirement. “I announce my resignation and retirement as judge of the 93rd district court of Texas.” Delgado pleaded not guilty and says that he will continue to […]
93rd District Court Judge, Rudy Delgado going before a judge himself today after his arrest last weekend. It was Friday afternoon when the FBI raided the court in Hidalgo County following the investigation into his home where they seized several documents. Delgado is accused of accepting bribes after an attorney confessed to having made agreements […]
Edinburg (KFXV) — New details have emerged in the investigation, the Hidalgo County Sheriff’s Office is currently working after allegations of bribery were lodged against the county’s Adult Probation Department. According to the sheriff’s department, Tuesday, former probation officer 34-year-old, Carlos De La Fuente surrendered to police. Investigators discovered that delafuente allegedly took approximately $6,330 […]