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Escape's impact on Sonora is uncertain

Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman’s escape from prison might lead to more instability within the Sinaloa Cartel, but its effect on Sonora, is still unknown, officials said.

July 13, 2015 4:41 pmLoading…

DEA arrests 18 linked to Cochise coke-running ring

A yearlong Drug Enforcement Administration investigation has culminated in the arrests of 18 people connected to a cocaine-trafficking organization operating in Cochise County, a federal agent said.

June 06, 2013 12:00 amLoading…

DEA: 3,780 in Mexican drug cartels arrested over 2 years

WASHINGTON — The Drug Enforcement Administration says a two-year series of investigations targeting the Sinaloa and Juarez drug cartels and violent street gangs has resulted in 3,780 arrests and the seizure of some 375,000 pounds of drugs.

December 07, 2012 9:12 pmLoading…
2 border drug tunnels discovered

2 border drug tunnels discovered

This is the entrance to the tunnel discovered Saturday in a vacant strip mall storefront in San Luis.

July 13, 2012 12:00 amLoading…
2 border drug tunnels discovered

2 border drug tunnels discovered

Two drug-smuggling tunnels outfitted with lighting and ventilation systems have been discovered along the Mexican border, the latest signs that cartels are building sophisticated passages to escape heightened surveillance on land.

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