More than $1 million worth of marijuana hidden in a shipment of charcoal was seized at a Nogales port of entry on Friday, officials said.
About 1,700 pounds of marijuana, several two-way radios and four ATVs were seized last week in joint agency operations that focused on smuggling groups operating in Southern Arizona's western desert, border officials said in a news release.
A woman tied to a drug smuggling ring was sentenced to two years' probation Monday.
Border officers seize fraudulent credit cards in Nogales
Medical marijuana dispensaries are close to opening in Marana and Oro Valley since both municipalities have given the go-ahead to let them operate.
PHOENIX - In what would be a precedent-setting case, the state's high court was asked Friday to decide, in essence, whether someone who smokes marijuana - even legally - can ever drive in this state.
The first months of Arizona's experiment with medical marijuana suggest this system may not be a long-term answer to the marijuana question.
Since the hiring surge of the 2000s, the largest law enforcement agency in the country has been battling corruption among the employees in charge of protecting the nation's borders.
In order for someone to be convicted of manslaughter, prosecutors need to prove the defendant was behaving "recklessly" during the crime. Jeff Rogers believes the state is going to fall short in the Joan Laidlaw case.
Customs and Border Patrol agents show off stacks of marijuana during a news conference Tuesday announcing the record seizure.
A drug cartel took a big hit when Nogales port of entry officials seized a marijuana cargo this month worth up to $12 million, the biggest pot seizure on the Arizona border and possibly the Southwest, Customs and Border Protection officials said.
Tucson Sector Border Patrol agents seized nearly 4,500 pounds of marijuana worth about $2.25 million in two separate incidents Friday, officials said.
Federal agents in Nogales today showed off about 14,000 pounds of marijuana that’s believed to be the largest pot seizure at an Arizona border crossing.
Police are looking for two suspects who fled from a suspected grow house after tying up one of the residents with duct tape.
YUMA — Smugglers have come up with yet another creative way to get drugs in the country — a cannon.
A Douglas woman was arrested while trying to drive into Arizona when border agents say they found 199 packages of marijuana hidden in the car she was driving.
The attorney for a woman facing a manslaughter charge in connection with a fatal DUI collision wants prosecutors to take the case back to the grand jury.
A Tucson man was detained at the Nogales border crossing after a U.S. Customs and Border Protection dog sniffed-out marijuana inside a truck carrying a load of piñatas, officials said.