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Antonio Buehler’s video: Steve D’s video: Julian Reyes’ video: Richard B’s video: Antonio Buehler’s video of “disturbance” before the arrest: In what many believe was a continued assault on the First Amendment rights of police accountability activists by the Austin Police...
Austin police are searching for two men believed to be robbing women at gunpoint after the bars close on Sixth Street. According to APD: The Austin Police Department’s Robbery Unit is seeking the public’s assistance in locating robbery suspects targeting people, primarily women...
As Austin Police unravel a string of burglaries committed by juveniles, one north Austin homeowner gets some sentimental property returned. Robbery detective Jason Chappardi says in one of the suspect's stolen cars, a USB drive was found. Chappardi tried everything he could to...
Many Austin residents are finding slow going trying to get the Google Fiber high speed internet being rolled out in the city. Google's Parisa Fatehi-Weeks says they have to contend with different types of available infrastructure to lay down the fiber lines. "In some areas we do...
New Braunfels Police are investigating the death of an as-yet unidentified male, and are seeking tips from the public about his identity. Today at 11 am, 911 dispatchers received reports of a possible drowning victim on the Guadalupe River near the 1400 block of Sleepy Hollow (...
The FBI is indefinitely detaining a former Austin police officer who police say is linked to a conspiracy to kill a pregnant Kyle PD crime victims counselor. Fired APD Officer VonTrey Clark is being held on a visa-related issue in that country, and a joint effort between...
After more and more residents started complaining about short term rental (STR) properties in residential areas, the city announced it would proactively inspect STRs in a pilot program for the month of July. The inspections happened at night and on weekends, during the time...
An Austin City Council member’s proposal to regulate smoke wafting from barbecue joints into residential areas has been chewed over by two committees, who have now both decided they don’t much like the taste of it. The council’s Health and Human Services Committee voted 4-0...
The mother of a toddler who was found dead in a South Austin grave is back in a Travis County courtroom today. Meagan Work is in court for an evidence hearing. The judge heard Cedar Park police testimony and watched dash cam video in regards to Work and her son, Colton Turner's...