Six people were arrested in recent drug smuggling attempts at the ports of entry in Nogales, federal authorities said.
PHOENIX — Tough-talking Sheriff Joe Arpaio is warning civilians who embark on armed patrols in remote desert terrain that they could end up “seeing 30 rounds fired” into them
Arizona border officers arrested four people over the weekend on suspicion of smuggling drugs in unrelated incidents at the Douglas border crossing, officials say.
Federal agents seized more than 2,300 pounds of marijuana and arrested three suspects Wednesday during a surveillance operation in Nogales.
Two Border Patrol agents were found guilty of violating the civil rights of four drug smugglers in 2008.
Two people were arrested Tuesday in separate incidents at the Dennis DeConcini Port of Entry for trying to smuggle about $304,000 worth of marijuana into the United States, a federal official said.
A 54-year-old Mexican woman was arrested Wednesday after U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers at the Naco Port of Entry said they found about 150 pounds of assorted drugs.
Long story short. The attorneys in Vanessa Guerena v. Pima County have to be very careful when they talk to the media for the forseeable future.
An 18-year-old shuttle van passenger was arrested on suspicion of smuggling drugs after Border Patrol agents at a checkpoint south of Tucson found her carrying methamphetamine.
A Pima County grand jury indicted Alejandro Guerena on nearly two dozen drug charges last March, but the sheriff's department isn't done with him yet.
A dozen drug smugglers carrying 1,250 pounds of marijuana were arrested Tuesday night by Border Patrol agents southwest of Tucson.
CULIACAN, Mexico —A 20-year-old state beauty queen has been killed in northern Mexico during a running gun battle between soldiers and the gang of drug traffickers she was traveling with, officials say.
A Mexican national was arrested Friday for attempting to smuggle more than $77,000 worth of heroin through the Dennis DeConcini Port in Nogales.
A Tucson woman was sentenced to 10 1/2 years in prison Wednesday in the May 2011 death of a 46-year-old local man.
A 33-year-old Caborca, Sonora, resident has been sentenced to seven years in federal prison for possessing firearms in connection with a drug-trafficking organization.
The Pima County Sheriff’s Department is seeking the public’s assistance in locating Alejandro and Gerardo Guerena, who are wanted for drug trafficking and money laundering.
A Douglas couple has been sentenced to probation and ordered to pay restitution for defrauding the state’s health-care program, after collecting benefits while raking in thousands of dollars from drug trafficking.
A longtime Arizona border group will be featured Wednesday on
the Outdoor Channel’s “Border Battles” television show.
A Border Patrol agent fired his weapon early Monday morning near
the border fence in downtown Nogales after suspected drug smugglers
threw rocks at agents, officials said.
A drug trafficking kingpin was sentenced to over 22 years in
prison Monday in U.S. District Court in Tucson.