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U.s. Immigration And Customs Enforcement

CBP: Meth found hidden in accordion

CBP: Meth found hidden in accordion

Mexican national arrested at the Port of Nogales.

June 26, 2014 12:25 pmLoading…
Nogales port agents seize meth hidden inside accordion

Nogales port agents seize meth hidden inside accordion

Drugs have street value of nearly $14,000.

June 26, 2014 11:46 am Photos

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US to open new centers to house Central Americans

US to open new centers to house Central Americans

Flood of illegal immigrants overwhelming border agencies

June 21, 2014 12:00 amLoading…

Concern grows over abuse, living conditions of children bused to Arizona for deportation

PHOENIX — Saying immigrant children being bused to Arizona may be being placed in danger, Maricopa County Attorney Bill Montgomery warned federal officials Monday they may be violating state child-abuse laws.

June 10, 2014 12:00 amLoading…
Brewer letter to Obama: Don’t release immigrants at crowded Arizona bus stations

Brewer letter to Obama: Don’t release immigrants at crowded Arizona bus stations

Gov. Jan Brewer urged President Obama Monday to end the policy that resulted in the release of hundreds of immigrants to bus stations in Tucson and Phoenix last week.

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Border officers: Arizona man hid heroin under shirt

Border officers: Arizona man hid heroin under shirt

An Arizona man is accused of trying to smuggle 2.5 pounds of heroin across the border at Nogales by hiding it under his shirt, officials said.

May 20, 2014 2:45 pm Related
ICE: Immigrant at Tucson church won't be deported

ICE: Immigrant at Tucson church won't be deported

A Mexican man who was ordered to leave the country but has taken sanctuary in a Tucson church won't be deported, immigration officials say.

May 15, 2014 2:33 pm Related Loading…
South Tucson pauses before SB 1070 settlement

South Tucson pauses before SB 1070 settlement

The South Tucson City Council has agreed to an overhaul of the police department’s immigration policy in the months since the American Civil Liberties Union filed a claim over how the agency has implemented SB 1070.

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Drug tunnel shutdown in Arizona-Sonora

Drug tunnel shutdown in Arizona-Sonora

U.S. and Mexican authorities shutdown a drug smuggling tunnel Friday afternoon, following a multi-agency investigation by the Nogales Tunnel Task Force, federal authorities said.

April 04, 2014 10:45 pm Related
Deportees seek 'humanitarian parole'

Deportees seek 'humanitarian parole'

Two men are in custody after turning themselves in at the port of entry in Nogales, asking the government to grant them humanitarian parole and to re-open their immigration cases.

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Law & order briefs

Law & order briefs

Sonora police: 7 killed near Arizona border

March 21, 2014 12:10 am Related

Tucson man arrested in federal child-porn sweep

A Tucson man has been arrested by federal authorities who dismantled an extended network of child-pornography producers, officials say.

March 19, 2014 4:30 pm

660 pounds of marijuana seized from RV at U.S.-Mexico border

A 51-year-old man was arrested Sunday after officers found more than 660 pounds of marijuana in the RV he was driving at the Port of Lukeville.

March 03, 2014 5:21 pm Related
Tunnel shut down in Nogales; 3 arrested

Tunnel shut down in Nogales; 3 arrested

Three men were arrested and a 481-foot drug tunnel in Nogales, Ariz., was shut down by federal authorities Monday night.

February 12, 2014 12:00 am
3 arrests as Nogales drug tunnel is shut down

3 arrests as Nogales drug tunnel is shut down

Three men were arrested and a 481-foot drug tunnel in Nogales was shut down by federal authorities Monday night.

February 11, 2014 7:15 pm Photos

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Border officers find drug tunnel in Nogales

Border officers find drug tunnel in Nogales

A completed drug tunnel was found Tuesday night in the backyard shed of a Nogales house, border officials say.

December 20, 2013 12:00 am Photos

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Officers seize heroin, meth at Nogales crossing; Tucson woman arrested

Officers seize heroin, meth at Nogales crossing; Tucson woman arrested

A Tucson woman was arrested Thursday in Nogales on suspicion of trying to smuggle nearly 21 pounds of heroin and methamphetamine into the United States.

November 15, 2013 2:18 pm Photos

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Nogales border officers find pot load in tortilla shipment

Nogales border officers find pot load in tortilla shipment

A 37-year-old Tucson man was arrested Wednesday after officers found nearly 384 pounds of marijuana in a shipment of corn tortillas.

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Crowd gathers in Phoenix to protest deportations

PHOENIX — Protesting immigration activists danced and chanted Monday outside a U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement office in Phoenix, calling on President Obama to end all deportations.

October 15, 2013 12:00 amLoading…
Border officers seize $300,000 in cash; nearly $794,000 in meth in 3 incidents

Border officers seize $300,000 in cash; nearly $794,000 in meth in 3 incidents

A 35-year-old Douglas man was arrested Friday for attempting to smuggle $300,000 in unreported cash into Mexico through the Douglas port of entry, authorities said.

September 09, 2013 8:45 pm Photos

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