Austin Local News

A review finds Texas rarely prosecutes people who fail to secure their guns from children. Gun owners can be charged with a misdemeanor in Texas if they fail to secure their firearms or leave them in a place that a child can access. The Austin American-Statesman ( http://atxne...
Federal officers have raided the home of a veteran Central Texas judge in a firearms investigation, but no charges have been filed. Agents from the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives executed a warrant at the home of Williamson County Court-at-Law Judge Tim...
As part of the ongoing regional Arrive Alive Initiative, the Cedar Park Police Department partnered with local law enforcement agencies to focus efforts and resources towards discouraging and responding to DWI violations using Selective Traffic Enforcement Program (STEP) funds...
As part of the ongoing regional Arrive Alive Initiative, the Cedar Park Police Department partnered with local law enforcement agencies to focus efforts and resources towards discouraging and responding to DWI violations using Selective Traffic Enforcement Program (STEP) funds...
Williamson County District Attorney Jana Duty announced a jury’s verdict on 13 counts of Possession of Child Pornography. Defendant Monte Ross was sentenced to a maximum 10-year prison sentence for each of the 13 counts of the Possession of Child Pornography. On October 29, 2013...
Austin based EZCORP executives are trading their desks and meetings this week to refurbish the Salvation Army homeless shelter downtown. Every night since the facility opened in 1990, over 250 men, women and children seek sanctuary from crisis. The corporate staff of the company...
Jersey Boys, the story of Frankie Valle and the Four Seasons, is now playing for a very limited engagement at Bass Concert Hall. The cast stopped by for a chat:
City of Austin leaders announce a bold comprehensive plan to help alleviate congestion. It includes short, medium and long-term solutions. The city's traffic congestion action plan strives to reduce congestion... by getting traffic to flow as smoothly as possible within existing...
University of Texas Provost Gregory Fenves has been named the sole finalist for school president after a months-long search for a leader. Fenves would succeed Bill Powers, who was pressured to resign after years of clashes with some board members and former Chancellor Francisco...