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Cedar Park Police report: On June 23, 2016 at 8:04 a.m., the Cedar Park Communications Division received a call from a passing motorist about a collision involving a 2006 Honda Coupe and a 2010 Mazda Sedan at the intersection of South Lakeline Blvd and West Riviera Dr. Officers...
Some crack detective work by Austin Police reveals the suspect in the rock throwing cases called 911 hundreds of times. Austin Police say the man they have in custody for rock throwing incidents along freeways called 9-1-1 more than eleven hundred times reporting them. Chief Art...
On Saturday, June 25, 2016 at 3:34 a.m., Austin Police Officers responded to a shooting in North Austin along I-35 southbound service road just past Rundberg Road. APD found a man lying in a pool of blood. Jose Angel Moreno, 25, was pronounced deceased at 3:46 a.m. An autopsy...
Travis County homeless advocates have some new help from the fed. he Dept of Justice and HUD award the county over $800 thousand dollars as part of the pay for success program.Ann Howard of Ending Community Homlessness Organization of Austin says the new 'Pay For Success'...
UPDATED: The Georgetown Police Department is releasing the name of the individual who was recovered deceased from the waters of Lake Georgetown at approximately 8:30PM on June 25, 2016. The individual is identified as follows: Jonathon Joe Mendosa, 36, of Austin. During the...
The Austin Police Department is proud to announce a Successful Operation Dry Water Boating While Intoxicating Campaign for last weekend with ZERO Arrests for Boating While Intoxicated (BWI .) The initiative focused on Public education and awareness and increased presence of law...
Austin Police say they've had a successful Operation Dry Water over the weekend. They say zero arrests for boating while intoxicated were made but out of fifty-five stops made, fifty-five warning were issued and 21 citations for water safety act violations. Police remind you...
Not everyone on Austin City Council is happy with how the Mayor's big bond proposal is shaking out. Austin City Councilmembers say that Mayor Steve Adler's proposed $720 million dollar transportation bond proposal doesn't do enough to address traffic congestion in South Austin...
Less than four years after Travis County voters passed a proposition to establish and invest in a new medical school at The University of Texas at Austin, the Dell Medical School is welcoming its first class of 50 students this week. Selected from among more than 4,500...