Hidalgo Sheriff Investigating Allegations of Misconduct by Progreso Police Officer

February 07 2021 06:00 pm

EDINBURG, Texas — The Hidalgo County Sheriff’s Office is conducting an investigation of Official Oppression at the Progreso Police Department.

On Saturday, June 29, 2019, Hidalgo County Sheriff’s Deputies responded to Progreso regarding allegations of misconduct by an officer of the Progreso Police Department.

The Sheriff’s Office has been conducting law enforcement activities regarding the investigation with the assistance of the FBI. This case is ongoing and case specifics will not be released at this time.

We ask if anyone has information regarding this investigation to please contact the Hidalgo County Sheriff’s Office Criminal Investigations Division at 956-383-8114. If you wish to remain anonymous, you can call the Hidalgo County Crime Stoppers hotline at 956-668-TIPS (8477). You can also submit an anonymous tip through the smartphone application “P3 TIPS”.

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