Lorena ISD Superintendent Joe Kucera issued a statement Thursday morning to parents and local media dismissing a rumor spread online that a student had created a "hit list." He stated that Lorena police have found no "credible threat," but that school officials were continuing to monitor the situation.

A Waco man was arrested Sunday for allegedly forcing a woman to have sex with him at an apartment in July, an arrest affidavit states.

An 18-year-old woman died and a 52-year-old woman was injured in a two-vehicle crash Tuesday morning near McGregor, Texas Department of Public Safety Sgt. David Roberts said.

A traffic stop Monday night on Interstate 35 in Bellmead led to the arrest of a man and woman accused of smuggling two passengers into the United States from Mexico in an attempt to deliver them to Dallas, arrest affidavits state.

An emergency room visit led to the arrest Saturday of a Lott man accused of cutting another man's neck and stabbing him in the stomach during an argument in Bellmead last month, an arrest affidavit states.

The arrest of three teenagers this summer helped police close more than a dozen burglary of a habitation cases and link suspects to a string of spring 2018 crimes, Waco police Sgt. W. Patrick Swanton announced Tuesday.

A SWAT team forced its way into an apartment on Valley Mills Drive where a wanted man had barricaded himself Friday afternoon, officials said.

Mart police arrested a 20-year-old man Tuesday on 11 charges after a lengthy investigation into dozens of reported burglaries in Mart reported since January, Chief Paul Cardenas said.

The McLennan County Sheriff’s Office arrested a man Tuesday morning outside Mart after he allegedly fired rifle rounds at utility workers who were repairing a water line, Sheriff Parnell McNamara said.

Susan L. Pamerleau chuckles when people ask how she will fit in as the first woman to serve as U.S. Marshal for the Western District of Texas in the 161-year history of the sprawling federal region.

A man who allegedly stole two cellphones from a T-Mobile store in the Waco Center shopping strip was nearly apprehended by former Texas Department of Public Safety Sgt. D.L. Wilson during the retired officer's shopping trip Friday afternoon. 

Federal, state and local officials rounded up 15 suspects Thursday for their alleged roles in a methamphetamine distribution operation in the Waco area. Four other suspects allegedly involved in the operation were already in custody.

The Waco Police Department on Thursday officially introduced new body-worn cameras after a quiet rollout over the last few weeks of the new technology that will document police interactions with the public.