Hidalgo County Sheriff investigating Progreso PD for alleged official oppression

The Hidalgo County Sheriff’s Office confirmed an investigation into the Progreso Police Department on Monday for official oppression following an alleged incident of misconduct by an officer, according to a news release.

HCSO is leading the investigation with the assistance of the FBI, according to authorities.

Residents with information on this ongoing investigation can call (956) 383-8114, call (956) 668-TIPS to remain anonymous or report an anonymous tip through the mobile application “P3 TIPS.”