February2020

HIDALGO COUNTY SHERIFF’S DEPUTY HAS HIS LICENSE SEPARATION REPORT UPGRADED FROM “DISHONORABLY DISCHARGED” TO “GENERAL DISCHARGE”

A Deputy with the Hidalgo County Sheriff’s Office had his Separation of License Report (F5) with the Texas Commission on Law Enforcement reported by the Sheriff’s Office as “Dishonorably Discharged”. The agency claimed that the deputy’s separation was due to allegations of criminal misconduct, insubordination, or untruthfulness. Texas Municipal Association[…]

CITY OF HIDALGO STANDS DOWN! HIDALGO POLICE OFFICER CLEARED OF ALL MISCONDUCT COMPLAINTS. NO INTERNAL INVESTIGATION INITIATED.

A Hidalgo Police Officer was the subject of a serious misconduct complaint against him. Police Administration ordered him to involuntarily submit to an Internal Affairs Investigation. Attorneys Roberto M. Garcia and Alex Guajardo accepted the case from TMPA and argued that the ordered investigation was unlawful based on due process[…]