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Police Department Prohibits The Use Of Choke Holds

Police Department Prohibits The Use Of Choke Holds

The Laredo Police Department is prohibiting the use of choke holds by their officersThis was announced during last night’s city council meeting. The conversation was brought to the table at the request of the mayor. The  Laredo Police Department says this type of force is rare. “It’s not something that we train on. But we […]

Three Mission Police Officers Test Positive For COVID-19

Three Mission Police Officers Test Positive For COVID-19

Three Mission police officers are in quarantine after testing positive for COVID-19. Mission city officials say deep cleaning of the police department’s work stations and common areas are underway. Additionally, sanitizing procedures have begun for the entire building. Individuals who have been in contact with the three officers have been notified. There will be an […]

Court Hearing For Suspect Accused of Murder Postponed

Court Hearing For Suspect Accused of Murder Postponed

A court hearing for Anthony Eliff, accused of killing a Harlingen man, has been postponed. Eliff allegedly shot and killed 41-year-old Guillermo Garcia in the chest in February. He was scheduled to receive formal charges on Wednesday. A petition was signed to move the date due to the COVID-19 pandemic. He declared himself not guilty […]

Authorities Warn the Public Over Counterfeit Face Masks

Authorities Warn the Public Over Counterfeit Face Masks

The Brownsville Police Department is warning the public about a scam involving counterfeit face masks. According to the U.S. Federal Trade Commission, scammers are labeling masks with fake brand names of well known medical suppliers and selling them at an inflated price. Click on video to view full story.

Authorities Investigate Possible Homicide

Authorities Investigate Possible Homicide

Police in Harlingen investigate the discovery of a body on Saturday. Authorities were called out to Bob Youker road where they found the body of a woman lying next to the road with several injuries,The Harlingen Police Department Crimes Unit, with the help of the Texas Rangers, is investigating this case. The woman has not […]

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Police Increase Patrols To Enforce City Ordinance

Police Increase Patrols To Enforce City Ordinance

Police officers continue monitoring the parks and businesses to ensure compliance with the orders placed by Laredo officials. These past few weeks, Laredo police department has been conducting business checks and responding to order violation calls. Officials say their biggest issue is trying to be in different locations at the same time. Click on video […]

Laredo Police Department Confirms First Covid-19 Case

Laredo Police Department Confirms First Covid-19 Case

The Laredo police department confirmed its first case of COVID-19 involving a female officer.Chief of police, Claudio Trevino, said the officer was tested last week and the results arrived yesterday. The officer remains at home in stable condition. The officer is assigned to the support division and had minimal contact with citizens. “Based on the […]

Sullivan City Police Investigate Fatal Accident

Sullivan City Police Investigate Fatal Accident

Police in Sullivan city are investigating after a man was fatally struck Saturday morning. Police chief Richard Ozuna says the man was with a group of people crossing highway 83 when a driver hit the victim. The man was pronounced dead at the scene. The driver stopped and rendered aid, the victim’s identity has not […]

Police Chase Ends With One Arrest

Police Chase Ends With One Arrest

The Texas Department of Public Safety is investigating a chase that ended with one arrest. The incident was reported yesterday on Highway 83 near Rio Bravo, Texas. Preliminary reports show a DPS trooper was attempting to conduct a traffic stop on a 2014 Chevrolet malibu when the vehicle began to evade authorities. The driver then […]

Authorities Need The Publics Help To Locate Suspect

Authorities Need The Publics Help To Locate Suspect

Hidalgo Co. – The Hidalgo County Sheriffs Department on the lookout for a suspect. 29-year-old Eduardo Andrade is wanted for injury to a child, elderly person, or disabled person with intent bodily injury. Andrade is described as five feet, six inches tall and weighs around 170 pounds. He has black hair and brown eyes with […]

Identity Of Victim Released In Possible Homicide

Identity Of Victim Released In Possible Homicide

Port Isabel – Police identified the man whose body was discovered at a mobile park in Laguna Heights. Authorities say 29-year-old Miguel Angel Aguilera was found unconscious in a puddle of blood, the body had multiple stab wounds. The incident happened at about 3:30 Sunday morning at the 100 block of Garfield Avenue. Police continue […]

Authorities Release Identity Of Woman Killed in Accident

Authorities Release Identity Of Woman Killed in Accident

Authorities identified the woman who died after being hit by a vehicle last Sunday in Edinburg. 61-year-old Sarah Rodriguez was killed in the traffic accident. This happened near the 1300 block of East Monte Cristo road. In a statement, Edinburg police say that “although this is an unfortunate event, the driver is cleared of any […]