Tag: Alton Police Department
An Alton man accused of killing a 45-year-old man after beating him to death is set to be arraigned Wednesday morning.
The man who died in Alton police custody threw a walking cane at an officer before taking a baton from him, kicking the officer and then throwing the baton back at him, according to a custodial death report.
Pharr officials looked to Alton when needing to recruit a new administrator and hired that community’s police chief, Jonathan B. Flores, to serve as Pharr’s new assistant city manager.
Healthcare and emergency agencies in the Hidalgo County area continue warning residents that as temperatures rise to nearly unbearable conditions, so do the risks of heat-related illness and even death if the proper precautions aren’t taken.
The city of Alton has been awarded the Government Finance Officers Association’s Distinguished Budget Presentation Award for its budget on Thursday.
ALTON — The first of many weekly sessions teaching students life skills normally not taught in public school began Friday thanks to the Alton Police Department and a new program it introduced at Mission Collegiate High School.