crime prevention

VPD to host a Lunch & Learn on home security

Chick-Fil-A will be provided for lunch

VICTORIA, Texas - The Victoria Police Department will host a Lunch & Learn on Wednesday from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Victoria County Public Health Department, 2805 N. Navarro St. VCS Companies will provide Chick-Fil-A for lunch. Doors…

Presidential apology fails to quell anger in Chile

Protesters and police clashed once again in the Chilean capital of Santiago on Thursday, as authorities extended a curfew for the sixth consecutive night. An apology from President Sebastian Pinera failed to temper escalating levels of violence on the streets, which have so far led to at least 18 deaths.

Coast Guard service members miss paycheck due to shutdown

Thousands of active duty US Coast Guard service members did not receive their paycheck Tuesday -- the first time in history that US Armed Forces service members were not paid during a lapse in government funding, according to the branch's top official.

DPS releases Texas Gang Threat Assessment

The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) Thursday released the Texas Gang Threat Assessment, which was developed to provide a broad overview and update of gang activity in Texas.