Austin Local News

While tensions run high towards many police departments, you can't say that towards New Braunfels PD. Support for them, had local businesses selling out of blue lights for Project Blue Light. The nationwide event is traditionally during the holiday season, where people put on...
Officials say they're investigating the death of a Fort Hood soldier who was found outside an off-base apartment after he returned from deployment in West Africa. The first of two Ebola tests given as a precaution came back negative. A Fort Hood statement says preliminary tests...
The former Austin detective who is charged with manslaughter will see his day in court...in March. A federal judge ruled this afternoon that an evidentiary hearing could continue in federal court, but could be sent back down if there's not enough evidence. Former Apd Detective...
Austin police are still looking for one person involved in a bike theft ring have arrested three out of four people. Austin police have arrested three people involved in stealing more than $70,000 worth of high end bikes. Commander Troy Officer said thieves were fraudulently...
(from the City of San Marcos) Police are investigating a shooting that left one man dead and another seriously injured in San Marcos late Monday night. Earl Edward Clark III of San Antonio was found deceased with multiple gunshot wounds in a common area of an apartment complex...
The City of Austin has been awarded for it's public housing affordability initiatives but that's not the whole picture of the affordability crisis. Bill Oakey of Austin Affordability cites a poll according to Nerdwallet, a finance website in the Austin Business Journal that...
Capital Metro announces they're using a fifty million dollar grant from TxDOT to buld a better railway station downtown and to buy more trains for the Red Line. Roger Falk of the Travis County Taxpayers Union says he knows who's probably directing that funding "I think Kirk...
The Federal Bureau of Investigations has alerted campus law enforcement to a few scams that are targeting university, faculty, staff and students. In one scam, the scam artist, sends a fake e-mail to a university employee indicating a change in the employee’s Human Resource...
Austin Police have identified a man killed in a hit and run collision over the weekend and need your help to find the driver who did it. Police say 25-year-old Valentin Aguilar, Jr. was likely trying to cross eastbound Highway 290 at about 3AM Saturday when he was hit by vehicle...