Category Archives: Border News

Trucks Hauling Large Marijuana Shipments Stopped in Sarita

www.kztv10.com Trucks Hauling Large Marijuana Shipments Stopped in Sarita Trucks Hauling Large Marijuana Shipments Stopped in Sarita FALFURRIAS – Border Patrol agents working the Sarita checkpoint seized more than 3,500…

Marijuana dropped from ultralight, seized in Yuma

www.sfgate.com Marijuana dropped from ultralight, seized in Yuma YUMA, Ariz. (AP) — Federal authorities say they’ve seized more than 160 pounds of marijuana that had been dropped from an ultralight…

Woman faces murder charge in deadly human smuggling case

From kpho.com: A woman has been arrested on a murder charge in the death of an illegal immigrant who died in a human smuggling operation she allegedly orchestrated. According to…

Marijuana dropped from ultralight, seized in Yuma

From sfgate.com: YUMA, Ariz. (AP) — Federal authorities say they’ve seized more than 160 pounds of marijuana that had been dropped from an ultralight plane in southwestern Arizona. U.S. Border…

Border Patrol considers adding razor wire fences to deter migrants

From nbclatino.com: Border crossers may soon have a more difficult time in Noglaes, Arizona. The Border Patrol is looking at a plan to add razor-wire and coiled metal strands to…

Cartel Leader Who Stewed Rivals Alive Fears Torture Following Arrest

From breitbart.com: The captured head of Mexico’s Los Zetas cartel is in fear of being tortured, according to a report from the U.K.’s Daily Mail. Miguel Angel Treviño has asked…

CBP Officers Intercept 190 Pounds of Pot Hidden in Tires

From www.cbp.gov: CBP Officers Intercept 190 Pounds of Pot Hidden in Tires Douglas, Ariz. – A local 57-year-old man was arrested yesterday for attempting to smuggle nearly $95,000 in marijuana…

CBP Nabs Smuggler with $595K Meth Load in Arizona

From www.cbp.gov: CBP Nabs Smuggler with $595K Meth Load in Arizona San Luis, Ariz. – A local man was arrested yesterday by Customs and Border Protection officers at the Port…

Drug smugglers set free for lack of money to prosecute

From www.presstv.ir: Drug smugglers set free for lack of money to prosecute The Border Patrol is as busy as ever catching smugglers hauling drugs from Mexico. But many who are…

Is the US-Mexico Border Turning into a War Zone?

From motherjones.com: Is the US-Mexico Border Turning into a War Zone? The first thing I did at the Border Security Expo in Phoenix this March was climb the brown “explosion-resistant”…

Mexican capo tried to escape while being captured

From news.yahoo.com: Mexican capo tried to escape while being captured MEXICO CITY (AP) — Alleged drug lord Miguel Angel Trevino Morales fled into heavy brush and fell at least once…

SBI – Border Audio – 07/16 /13 – 12 Groups, 39 Bodies – Rain, wind, flooding, sheared off power poles

From secureborderintel.org: NEW ! Daily “Border Audio”  Archives now up at this link. 07/16/13 – 0000~2400hrs – 12 Groups, 39  Bodies – Rain, wind, flooding, sheared off power poles 5…

Arizona drug-smuggling suspect deported 11 prior times, authorities say

From foxnews.com: A drug smuggling suspect whose alleged accomplice was arrested in Arizona with 220 pounds of marijuana has been deported to Mexico 11 times in the past three years,…

Leader of Mexico’s Zetas drug cartel captured

From azcentral.com: MEXICO CITY — Miguel Angel Trevino Morales, the notoriously brutal leader of the feared Zetas drug cartel, has been captured in the first major blow against an organized…

CBP Officers at Tecate, Calif. Discover More Than $150,000 of Heroin Hidden in Fire Extinguishers

From cbp.gov: CBP Officers at Tecate, Calif. Discover More Than $150,000 of Heroin Hidden in Fire Extinguishers (Wednesday, July 10, 2013)       CBP officers at the Tecate port…

Two Months Later, Renewed focus On U.S. Marine’s Kidnapping In Mexico

From foxnews.com: The kidnapping of a U.S. Marine corporal and Iraq War veteran has received scant attention since he was taken from a Mexican ranch with his father and uncle…

SBI – Border Audio – 07/13/13 – 18 Groups, 65 Bodies

From secureborderintel.org: NEW ! Daily “Border Audio”  Archives now up at this link. 07/13/13 – 0000~2400hrs – 18 Groups, 65 Bodies 7 minutes of condensed audio  (click on link below) …

Two Men Flee Checkpoint with Aliens Trapped Inside Trunk

From cbp.gov: Pine Valley, Calif. – On Tuesday afternoon, U.S. Border Patrol agents discovered two Mexican nationals hidden inside the trunk of a car following a pursuit on Interstate 8….

Cartels using Ariz. mountaintops to spy on cops

From nbcnews.com: TUCSON, Ariz. — Hiking through rough Arizona desert terrain a few miles north of the Mexican border recently with a group of armed DEA agents, we were approached…

SBI – Border Audio – 07/12/13 – 19 Groups, 50 Bodies – Rain, Wind, Washouts, Multiple “Bailouts”

From secureborderintel.org: NEW ! Daily “Border Audio”  Archives now up at this link. 07/12/13 – 0000~2400hrs – 19 Groups, 50 Bodies – Rain, Wind, Washouts, Multiple “Bailouts” – ADIOS NAPPY…