Austin Local News

The Texas Civil Rights Project says a discrimination case against Williamson County and their Commissioners will move forward. Wayne Krause Yang, Legal Director of the Texas Civil Rights Project, says Williamson County officials were trying to keep the case from going to trial...
The Central Texas Regional SWAT Team and members of the Cedar Park Police Department’s Narcotics Unit joined together to execute two search warrants for drug activity in Cedar Park this morning. The first property, located in the 2400 block of Cypress Lane, was served at 6:30 a...
More than 100 Uber driver-partners rallied at Austin City Hall to urge the mobility committee to not move a proposal, submitted by the Austin Transportation Department. Brooke Anderson, with Uber Technologies, said ATD's plan includes one of the highest rider taxes in the nation...
a coalition of area law enforcement agencies will be joining efforts to curb impaired driving and boating on the roads and waterways in Central Texas during the Labor Day weekend. Agencies from Bell, Hays, McLennan, Travis and Williamson Counties will be involved in this effort...
The former Austin police officer...suspected in the murder of a Kyle crime victims counselor...is back in Central Texas. Just before 1 am, two pickup trucks arrived at the Bastrop county jail. It appears Texas Rangers were Escorting Vontrey Clark, who's now a suspect in the...
A former Texas police officer has been extradited from Indonesia and charged with capital murder in the fatal shooting of his pregnant girlfriend in Austin. The Austin American-Statesman reports that VonTrey Jamal Clark arrived at an Austin airport late Wednesday. Records show...
A Hays County grand jury indicted two dog owners late Wednesday afternoon on felony charges after their dogs attacked a woman and killed her dog in June. Alba Mercado-Cruz and Daniel Viera, a couple living a new subdivision within Kyle city limits, will be charged with "attack...
Texas officers are calling on lawmakers to pass laws to protect themselves and their families. According to CLEAT: Texas' largest law enforcement union called on President Obama to cut short his Alaskan trip, return to Washington and seek emergency legislation to help protect...
Yesterday, September 1st, New Braunfels police officers located and arrested Ronnie Daniel Smith, 32, on a single count of possession of child pornography. The investigation into Smith began back in May following a tip that came from the National Center for Missing and Exploited...