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Meth seizure at Nogales port largest in Arizona history

Meth seizure at Nogales port largest in Arizona history

Federal authorities say the methamphetamine was worth more than $1.1 million.

February 08, 2016 4:00 pm Video
2 separate border busts net a total of $229,000 in drugs

2 separate border busts net a total of $229,000 in drugs

Two people arrested in the incidents, authorities say.

January 27, 2016 7:45 pm Video Photos

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Border drug tunnel collapses near downtown Nogales port

Border drug tunnel collapses near downtown Nogales port

A hole appeared Monday over a cross-border drug tunnel in Nogales, Sonora. 

December 30, 2015 5:00 pm Video Photos

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Border agent stopped near Marana had cocaine in car

Border agent stopped near Marana had cocaine in car

A U.S. Border Patrol agent has been arrested and charged after state troopers found 110 pounds of cocaine in his rental car that he planned to transport to Chicago, authorities said.A criminal complaint filed in federal court shows Arizona Department of Public Safety troopers stopped agent J…

November 23, 2015 3:20 pm Video Related
Authorities discover cross-border tunnel in Nogales

Authorities discover cross-border tunnel in Nogales

Since 1990, 114 cross-border tunnels were discovered in the Border Patrol Tucson Sector.

November 13, 2015 7:20 pm Video
Nogales man stuffed marijuana package in crotch

Nogales man stuffed marijuana package in crotch

The man and two teen girls were apprehended in separate border incidents this month.

October 14, 2015 1:47 pm Related
Report: Deported families separated, some abused

Report: Deported families separated, some abused

A report from a human rights group details family separation and abuse by U.S. authorities. 

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Shooting details emerge in civil trials

Shooting details emerge in civil trials

Details about Border Patrol-involved shootings are few — until families of those killed have their day in court

August 01, 2015 7:48 pm Photos

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Border officers: Tucson woman hid heroin in underwear

Border officers: Tucson woman hid heroin in underwear

Two packages of heroin were found her bra and another was disguised as a sanitary napkin.

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Emergency repairs made on cross-border pipe

Repairs were completed on a cross-border sewage pipe in Nogales. 

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Lawsuit: Border Patrol mistreats detained immigrants

Lawsuit: Border Patrol mistreats detained immigrants

Immigrant rights groups are asking a federal judge to force Border Patrol to improve conditions at detention facilities.

June 10, 2015 7:21 pmLoading…
Douglas teen riding high on pot-filled bike tires

Douglas teen riding high on pot-filled bike tires

The more than three pounds of pot was stuffed into the bike tire like a rubber tube.

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Border deaths down as deadliest part of the year begins

Border deaths down as deadliest part of the year begins

Death rate of crossers had not dropped until fiscal year 2014.

June 02, 2015 7:04 pm Video Photos

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Report: Cost, effectiveness of mass border prosecutions unknown

Report: Cost, effectiveness of mass border prosecutions unknown

U.S. Office of Inspector General wants more complete Border Patrol data.

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4 arrested in separate drug smuggling attempts at border

4 arrested in separate drug smuggling attempts at border

Federal officers found drugs totaling about $325,000 in four separate border busts.

May 11, 2015 3:19 pm Photos

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Nogales Border officers: Gaming system stuffed with meth

Nogales Border officers: Gaming system stuffed with meth

The meth was valued at about $10,000

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Cocaine seized at border; Rio Rico man arrested

Cocaine seized at border; Rio Rico man arrested

Cocaine was worth about $229,000, authorities said.

May 01, 2015 8:33 pm

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