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Home returned to Habitat for Humanity following drug conviction

The Arizona Attorney General’s Tucson office has agreed to return a house seized in a drug investigation to Habitat for Humanity.

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Nearly $600K in meth seized at Arizona port-of-entry

Nearly $600K in meth seized at Arizona port-of-entry

Nearly $600,000 in methamphetamine was seized by customs officials this week in two smuggling attempts.

September 01, 2013 12:00 am Photos

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Arizona couple busted at border with meth bodywraps

Arizona couple busted at border with meth bodywraps

A man and woman were apprehended at an Arizona border crossing this week with about 10 pounds of methamphetamine taped to their bodies, officials say.

July 24, 2013 4:39 pm Related

Meth surgically removed from woman at border

PHOENIX - A doctor surgically removed a 1-pound package of methamphetamine from a woman's pelvic area after she tried to smuggle the drugs into Arizona from Mexico, a U.S. Customs and Border Protection spokeswoman said Friday.

June 29, 2013 12:00 am
Border security talk incomplete

Border security talk incomplete

A Border Patrol agent looks for suspicious vehicles as people travel into Mexico through the DeConcini Port of Entry.

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Border security talk incomplete

Border security talk incomplete

When it comes to comprehensive immigration reform, Washington has a laserlike focus on people crossing the border illegally.

June 23, 2013 12:00 am Photos

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Border security talk incomplete

Border security talk incomplete

Customs and Border Protection officer Andrew McCann probes under the bed liner of a pickup as he inspects vehicles heading into Mexico at the DeConcini Port of Entry in Nogales, Ariz.

June 23, 2013 12:00 amLoading…
Border security talk incomplete

Border security talk incomplete

A 23-year-old female U.S. citizen concealed 4 pounds of heroin in her bra and tried to smuggle it across the border.

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Border security talk incomplete

Border security talk incomplete

A 14-year-old boy tried to cross into the U.S. with nearly 6 pounds of meth and almost 6 grams of cocaine hidden inside cans of hominy.

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Border security talk incomplete

Border security talk incomplete

A spare car battery in a tractor-trailer concealed 5.6 pounds of methamphetamine, valued at nearly $87,000.

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Law & Order Briefs

Dance teacher arrested in sex case

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Arizona border agents: $1M in liquid meth hidden in gas tank

Arizona border agents: $1M in liquid meth hidden in gas tank

A California man was arrested at the Douglas border crossing Friday after agents say they found $1 million worth of liquid meth in his car’s fuel tank, officials said.

December 04, 2012 2:34 pm

Law & Order Briefs

Tucson man arrested in roommate killing

November 30, 2012 12:00 am

Motorcyclist killed in south-side crash

A motorcyclist was killed early Friday when he crashed into a truck on Tucson's south side.

August 04, 2012 12:00 am
Law & Order Briefs

Law & Order Briefs

Woman, 87, killed; son hurt in east-side home invasion

February 15, 2012 12:00 am
UA research: Controlling ingredient of meth works

UA research: Controlling ingredient of meth works

New research shows methamphetamine is most potent near the border and that laws limiting the purchase of meth-making chemicals are working. Those are among the findings of James Cunningham, a social epidemiologist and a Fulbright Scholar at the University of Arizona.

August 03, 2010 12:00 am Related

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