NEW BRAUNFELS, Texas — UPDATE [Apr. 4, 6 p.m.] — An AMBER Alert issued overnight has been canceled after members of the U.S. Marshals Lone Star Fugitive Task Force and the FBI's Safe Streets Task Force located missing 8-year-old Kiley Diaz and her mother, 29-year-old Alyssa Lopez, who is acc…
AUSTIN, Texas —UPDATE [Apr. 4] — The University of Texas at Austin has now identified more than 200 students who traveled to Cabo San Lucas for Spring Break — up from approximately 70 who were confirmed last week.
TRAVIS COUNTY, Texas — The Travis County Sheriff's Office, in central Texas, is warning of a police impersonator pulling over vehicles and ordering drivers to return home, citing the Stay Home, Work Safe ordinance in response to COVID-19.
TRAVIS COUNTY, Texas — A Travis County Sheriff's Office deputy was tragically killed in a two-vehicle rollover crash on Wednesday morning, the Travis County Sheriff's Office confirms.
TRAVIS COUNTY, Texas — The founder of Austin-based InfoWars.com, Alex Jones, was arrested early Tuesday morning in Travis County and charged with driving while intoxicated, according to records obtained by MyTexasDaily.com.
KYLE, Texas — A Texas mother who stabbed and then decapitated her 5-year-old daughter has been sentenced to life in prison without parole.
AUSTIN, Texas — In an apparent home invasion, police say residents open fire on three suspects in Austin, killing two and injuring a third.
SAN ANGELO, Texas — A Texas 10 Most Wanted fugitive, and Aryan Brotherhood of Texas gang member, was arrested in Missouri earlier this month, according to the Texas Department of Public Safety.
AUSTIN, Texas — The Austin Police Department is seeking the public's assistance locating a missing 11-year-old girl, Isio Agiri.
CLIFTON, Texas — A Clifton man was killed after striking the back of an 18-wheeler in west Texas on Wednesday morning, according to the Texas Department of Public Safety.
AUSTIN, Texas — The Austin Police Department is seeking information on an armed robbery suspect who targeted a bank yesterday.
AUSTIN, Texas (by Jolie McCullough, the Texas Tribune) — It’s been more than six months since Texas lawmakers legalized hemp and unintentionally disrupted marijuana prosecution across the state.
SAN ANTONIO, Texas — UPDATE [Jan.2] — A CLEAR Alert has been discontinued for missing endangered woman Debra Mitzelfelt. She has been located, according to the San Antonio Police Department.
AUSTIN, Texas — UPDATE [Dec. 27] — Four-year-old Marsdan Harp has been located and returned safely to his father after a regional AMBER alert was issued on Thursday when his non-custodial mother took him and refused to return him home.
TEMPLE, Texas — In Waco today, a federal judge sentenced 26-year-old Riheem Rexdual Robinson (aka “Phat”) to 260 months in federal prison for sex trafficking two minors, announced U.S. Attorney John F. Bash and FBI Special Agent in Charge Christopher Combs, San Antonio Division, and Interim …
CENTER POINT, Texas — In San Antonio today, 46-year-old Christopher Zamarripa was sentenced to 460 months in federal prison for cyberstalking and possession of child pornography, announced U.S. Attorney John F. Bash and FBI Special Agent in Charge Christopher Combs, San Antonio Division.
WACO, Texas (by Emma Platoff, the Texas Tribune) — A Waco judge who received a public warning last month for refusing to officiate same-sex marriages filed a lawsuit against the state agency that issued the warning, claiming the governmental body violated state law by punishing her for actio…
AUSTIN, Texas — UPDATE [Dec 20 5:20 p.m.] — The Harris County Institute of Forensic Sciences has positively identified the body discovered in a car trunk in the Houston area on Thursday as that of missing Austin mother Heidi Broussard.
ROUND ROCK, Texas – A Central Texas teacher, previously named a Teacher of the Year, was arrested and charged with having an improper relationship with a student.
AUSTIN, Texas — An Austin man was arrested on a federal criminal complaint alleging he hacked into music industry producer's social media account and solicited music, often unreleased, from industry professionals.
AUSTIN, Texas (by Jolie McCullough, The Texas Tribune) — Texas' highest criminal court halted Rodney Reed's execution Friday afternoon, sending the now-famous case back to the trial court to further review his claims of suppressed evidence, false testimony and, biggest of all, that he is inn…
VICTORIA, Texas — A crime stoppers tip has led to the arrest of a Texas 10 Most Wanted Sex Offender, according to the Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS).
AUSTIN, Texas (by Cassandra Pollock, The Texas Tribune) — About two months before state Rep. Poncho Nevárez announced he was retiring from the Texas House, the Eagle Pass Democrat was caught on surveillance footage dropping an envelope stuffed with cocaine as he was leaving the Austin airpor…
GRIMES COUNTY, Texas — A Grimes County Sheriff's Office deputy and Navasota firefighter were injured at the scene of a fatal crash when an allegedly intoxicated driver slammed into the back of the deputy's patrol vehicle at a high rate of speed.
SAN ANGELO, Texas — The suspected gunman in a drive-by shooting outside a San Angelo nightclub is behind bars, according to police.
WACO, Texas — In Waco today, a federal judge sentenced 25-year-old Dallas Scott Bohanan to life in federal prison for committing two armed bank robberies, one of which resulted in Bohanan firing his weapon at a police officer, announced U.S. Attorney John F. Bash and FBI Special Agent in Cha…
FALLS COUNTY, Texas — Three Texas first responders were struck and killed by vehicles while on duty in a week's time — prompting officials to remind motorists to move over and slow down for roadside emergency vehicles.
MESQUITE, Texas — Four Texas men were among 338 arrested in connection with an international take-down operation of the largest Darknet child pornography website in the world. Two of those four men were former agents with the U.S. Border Patrol and Homeland Security Investigations.
RIESEL, Texas — A Falls County Sheriff's Office deputy was killed and the Reisel, Texas, police chief critically injured after they were struck by a vehicle while assisting a motorist in Central Texas on Friday afternoon.
AUSTIN, Texas — An Austin Police Department Criminal Interdiction team seized over 24 kilos of methamphetamine and six kilos of heroin from a vehicle suspected of narcotics smuggling, the department announced today.
AUSTIN, Texas (by Alex Samuels, The Texas Tribune) — Texas Gov. Greg Abbott presented Austin and its Mayor Steve Adler with an ultimatum Wednesday: “Demonstrate consequential improvement in the Austin homelessness crisis” by Nov. 1 or the state will step in.
GONZALES COUNTY, Texas — A Central Texas man is behind bars, charged with attempted capital murder of a peace officer for allegedly shooting at police officers during a pursuit and subsequent standoff.
CEDAR PARK, Texas — UPDATE [Oct. 27] — A Central Texas resident has claimed the September 24th $227 Mega Millions jackpot, according to the Texas Lottery.
AUSTIN, Texas — The Austin Police Department is searching for a 12-year-old runaway and, because of a medical condition and his age, are concerned for the child's well-being, according to a press release earlier today.
FRISCO, Texas — UPDATE — A Frisco Centennial High School graduate and Texas A&M student has died, days after being struck by an alleged intoxicated driver as she walked home from a friend's house, a family spokesperson confirmed in a statement.
AUSTIN, Texas — The swimmer who died on Lake Travis on Saturday has been identified by the Travis County Sheriff's Office as 22-year-old Akeem Albert Cameron of Fort Bragg, North Carolina.
SUTTON, Texas — Two people were killed in a fiery 18-wheeler crash early Tuesday morning, according to the Texas Department of Public Safety.
AUSTIN, Texas – Consumers and businesses are urged to reduce their electricity use on Thursday, Sept. 5 and Friday, Sept. 6, especially during the hours of 2 to 7 p.m.
AUSTIN, Texas — The Austin Police Department's Robbery Unit is working in conjunction with the FBI's Central Texas Violent Crime Task Force to track down a man who robbed a Wells Fargo on Wednesday.
SAN ANTONIO, Texas — The San Antonio Police Department’s Special Victim’s Unit is asking for the public’s assistance in locating 20-year-old Davion Williams.
KENDALL COUNTY, Texas — A Kendall County Sheriff's Office deputy was struck and killed during a routine traffic stop on Tuesday morning, according to Sheriff Al Auxier.
LEAGUE CITY, Texas — An Amber Alert has been issued for a 2-year-old boy from League City after his parents failed to turn him over to the Child Protective Services last week, as ordered by a judge.
GIDDINGS, Texas — Four children were killed and another child and woman were critically injured in a Central Texas crash yesterday.
WACO, Texas — In Waco today, 25-year-old Dallas Scott Bohanan pleaded guilty to committing two armed bank robberies, one of which resulted in Bohanan firing his weapon at a police officer, announced United States Attorney John F. Bash and FBI Special Agent in Charge Christopher Combs, San An…
AUSTIN, Texas – The reward for Jose Fernando Bustos-Diaz, 30, a Texas 10 Most Wanted Fugitive and this month’s featured fugitive, has been increased to $10,000 for information leading to his capture if the tip comes in during the month of May.
KERRVILLE, Texas — The Texas Department of Public Safety has identified eight people who were killed in two separate plane crashes earlier this week in Central Texas.