Austin Local News

The Blanco River Regional Recovery Team (BR3T) is expecting hundreds of volunteers to come to the area between now and the end of summer to help rebuild homes, and needs to find long- and short-term housing for them as they help our citizens recover from the Memorial Weekend...
Austin Police confirms that a man is approaching women from behind and then either pushes them down or in other cases, grabs them. The general description of this man is a Hispanic male, English speaker, about 5’7” – 5’9” in height, 150 pounds, early to mid-20s, short black hair...
With dry conditions prevailing lately, the risk of wildfire is ever lurking. Austin Fire Department is taking out some potential fuel with a prescribed burn this afternoon around Decker Lake. FROM AUSTIN FIRE DEPT: We will be conducting a prescribed burn today near Decker Lake...
Through glass windows on the 3rd floor of City Hall, representatives from the Austin Police Department could be seen meeting with TXDOT and the city's transportation department for a little over an hour on Tuesday. After the meeting, everyone got up, walked out of the room and...
Austin Police identified the person shot and killed during a police-involved shooting Monday as 17-year-old David Joseph. The name was released during a noon press conference held at Austin Police Headquarters. According to police, the initial call that brought police to the...
Lakeway Police report around 8:53 am a vehicle drove through the front of the Verizon store at 2301 RR 620 South. There are no injuries and the cause is unknown at this time. The driver was sober and did not appear to have any medical issues.
Texas Department of Public Safety and Crimes Stoppers needs your help! AUSTIN – At approximate 9:30 p.m. on Monday, Feb. 8, DPS was called to a major crash at the intersection of Parmer Lane and Anderson Mill Road in south Williamson County and is seeking the public’s assistance...
Austin Police name the victim and officer involved in the shooting in Northeast Austin Monday morning. APD Chief of Staff Brian Manley says the family was notified this morning. “The deceased is David Joseph a black male 17 years of age. our officer that was involved I the...
Three sources involved in the investigation of a fatal police-involved shooting Monday have confirmed the suspect did not have a weapon, KVUE's Tony Plohetski reported Tuesday. Police have previously said they didn't know if the unidentified man, who was naked at the time, was...