Drugs and weapons seized in Sonoyta, Sonora, across the border from Lukeville.
"The operation targets criminal elements and organizations," U.S. official says.
Greater share of those crossing are from countries other than Mexico.
Tucson faith leaders say they anticipate new sanctuary cases after federal deportation efforts.
Shift in enforcement priorities and policies cited as contributing factors.
Three people who left local churches are trying to live normal lives here.
The protest is part of a national week of action effort.
A Honduran man wanted in his country for aggravated rape was turned over to law enforcement officials in Honduras Thursday.
The 39-year-old Mexican man was being held at the Florence Detention Center.
Roberto Garcia-Castillon has been linked to the drug-related killing of three brothers, officials say.
ICE’s inspections process is ineffective and facilitates passing ratings, report says.
The process facilitates passing ratings for facilities that violate detention standards, report says.
Several new efforts aim to prevent families from being separated
The U.S. Commission on Civil Rights also criticizes the use of private prisons.
The 39-year-old was outside the medical unit at the Florence Detention Center.
A day inside church home of Tucson woman trying to avoid deportation.
Trend follows dismantling of Secure Communities program.
Some 5,000 signs with the words "We Stand with Rosa," will be distributed across Tucson.
Jose Deniz-Sahagun, a 31-year-old Mexican national, died May 20.
Demands include improved conditions and an independent investigation into recent deaths.