Waco man receives life sentence for beating his girlfriend unconscious in 2012

A McLennan County jury sentenced Ronny Joe Standifer to life in prison and a $10,000 fine for aggravated assault (enhanced).

Waco man sentenced to 51 years in prison for sexually abusing 4-year-old

McLennan County jury has sentenced Danny Xavier Reynoso to 36 years in prison on each count of aggravated sexual assault of a child, counts I to II and 15 years in prison and a $10,000 fine on each count of indecency with a child by contact, co

Man convicted for role in family pot distribution case

 A Central Texas man has been convicted of conspiracy to possess with intent to distribute in excess of 50 kilograms of marijuana.

Overnight aggravated robbery attempt leaves 2 dead, 1 wounded

Last Evening at 10:25 p.m. Waco Officers responded to a 911 call of a Robbery in Progress at 1900 s. 16th.

Father goes on trial in Central Texas family drug distribution case

A Hewitt man's trial began in federal court Monday for charges of conspiracy and intent to distribute marijuana.

Waco PD partners with Baylor to conduct survey on police services

Beginning today, Monday, February 2, and running through Saturday, April 4, the Waco Police Department has contracted with Baylor University’s Center for Community Research and Development to conduct a telephone survey. 

Police believe two Saturday burglaries in Waco that happened 10 minutes apart may be linked

Waco Police Department is investigating two store robberies that are believed to be linked.

Traffic Signal Out at 18th St. and Clay Ave.

Waco, Texas (February 2, 2015) – The City of Waco Traffic Department reports that a pole was knocked down at the intersection of 18th St. and Clay Ave.

Caritas receives $50K grant from Beaumont Foundation of America

Caritas of Waco has received a $50,000 grant from the Beaumont Foundation of America to purchase fresh produce for clients needing emergency food assistance.

Former Waco ISD assistant band director arrested for having sex with student

A former Waco ISD assistant band director has been arrested on allegations he had sex with a student.