A two-vehicle crash near north of Edinburg took the lives of two children earlier Friday evening. Dps investigators say a silver Honda with four passengers was traveling east on FM 2812. Once approaching the intersection of Buenavista Drive. The honda tried to pass another vehicle, losing control. A white Dodge pickup truck struck the Honda […]
DPS troopers are investigating a crash that left one person dead in Weslaco this evening. Officials say a Silver Saturn was travelling north on Midway near Mile 5 Road at an unsafe speed at around 6:35 PM. Click on video to view full story.
The man involved in a nearly 8 hour standoff with police died from a self inflicted gunshot wound. Officers responded to a domestic disturbance call in the area of Military Road and FM 1427 in Peñitas at around 12:26 PM Friday. The 25 year-old suspect barricaded himself inside of his home. Several law enforcement agencies, […]
Texas Department of Public Saftey officers responding to a major crash this morning in Mission. Firefighters and paramedics also on the scene of a roll-over, where they attempted to treat a man who was driving a Toyota.DPS officers are still investigating this crash and are not ruling out speeding as a factor. The driver did […]
DPS is investigating a two-vehicle collision that left one person dead Sunday morning. Officials say a tractor-trailer tried reversing onto a grass portion of State Highway 4 by Lyndon B. Johnson Road at around 4:18 am. A GMC Sierra traveling west on Highway 4 crashed into the trailer’s rear.The driver of the pickup truck, 36-year-old […]
Three children are in the hospital tonight after a vehicle crashed into the ATV they were driving in Alton. According to the Texas Department of Public Safety, the three kids were traveling south on cowboy lane at around 1:49 this afternoon. A black Chrysler traveling in the same direction struck the ATV, causing it to […]
A Corpus Christi Marine traveled to Mission to honor our fallen heroes. Starting at 5 AM, Gilbert Villareal II marched 22 miles with 22 pounds of weight on his back. He began at the Mission highway patrol office to the La Joya location to honor Trooper Moises Sanchez and raise mental health awareness. Click on […]
Officers will increase their patrols on the highways and popular hotspots to keep an eye out for intoxicated drivers. “For us, it’s the same advice as before. If you ae going to go out and there is drinking in the agenda, make sure you have a designated sober driver.” Inv. Joe Baeza-Laredo Police Department P.I.O. […]
Over the weekend and accident is reported at the border patrol checkpoint on I35.
Laredo, Texas– The Texas Department of Public Safety is investigating a crash that ended with several documented immigrants in custody and included 1 arrest.
Laredo, Texas– A Texas DPS trooper arrested a law enforcement officer for driving while intoxicated.
Laredo, Texas– DPS seized more than $10,000 during a traffic stop.
Rio Grande Valley– In the last month, 2 lives have been lost in car accidents. Both could have been prevented by buckling up. DPS officer Maria Montalvo tells us statistics show is that wearing a seat belt can help save your life in the event of a car crash.
Laredo, Texas– Local and federal authorities respond to two human smuggling cases. Both cases took place the same day but are not related. In one situation, a joint effort between the Border Patrol and the Texas Department of Public Safety.
Laredo, Texas– Six pounds of cocaine were seized when a DPS trooper stopped a traffic stop on Interstate 35. A bundle of cocaine was found within the vehicle’s engine compartment, the narcotics street value of over 390 thousand dollars.
Brownsville, Texas– According to the Texas Department of Public Safety, on Monday — a silver Mitsubishi passenger car was traveling west on 107 when it veered off the roadway and struck a street sign and a tree.
Elsa, Texas– The Texas Department of Public Safety is investigating a one-vehicle crash last night that left one person dead.
Palmview, Texas– Authorities have identified the man who was hit and killed by a vehicle last night.