Rio Grande Valley Border Patrol Agents Seize Half A Million In MarijuanaRio Grande Valley Sector Border Patrol agents seized more than $500,000 worth of marijuana in two failed narcotics smuggling attempts.
Dallas Man Arrested In Smuggling Of 41 Migrants In Big Rig, Prosecutors SayA Dallas man has been arrested on a charge of smuggling migrants after more than three dozen people were found in and around a big rig that was stopped in San Antonio, federal prosecutors said Friday.
Authorities In Texas Find Over $4 Million Worth Of Meth In Shipment Of Cucumber PicklesOver $4 million worth of methamphetamine was found in a shipment of cucumber pickles being hauled into Texas from Mexico, U.S. Customs and Border Protection said Wednesday.
Texas Police Rescue Dozens Of Near Naked People From Suspected Human Smuggling Ring In Harris CountyPolice in Texas are investigating a possible human smuggling operation after nearly 30 people were found in a home in Harris County. The group was found after a man was seen running down a street in his underwear.
Drug Smugglers On High Seas Prosecuted In North TexasA video from the U.S. Coast Guard recently showed crew members jumping onto a moving homemade submarine, operated by drug smugglers in the middle of the Pacific Ocean.
2 Get Prison For Immigrant Smuggling That Led To 2 DeathsTwo Guatemalan men have been sentenced to federal prison for their parts in an immigrant-smuggling run that led to the deaths of two Ecuadoran men.
Border Officials Alarmed By Migrants Abandoned In The DesertUnlike Texas, where people turn themselves in on the banks of the Rio Grande, smugglers in Arizona have been dumping groups of migrant families in the desert.
South Texas Man Sent To Prison For Smuggling, AssaultVictor Eduardo Acevedo-Ventura was sentenced on Tuesday during a federal court hearing in McAllen.
Prison For Mexican Trucker Who Smuggled ImmigrantsA Mexican trucker must serve 2½ years in a U.S. prison for trying to smuggle 53 immigrants in a refrigerated trailer through a South Texas border checkpoint.
Ancient Artifacts Seized From Hobby Lobby Returned To IraqThousands of ancient clay tablets, seals and other Iraqi archaeological objects that were smuggled into the U.S. and shipped to the head of arts and crafts chain Hobby Lobby were returned to the Iraqi government on Wednesday.
Dallas Woman In Custody After Trying To Smuggle Boy, 14, Into USA 27-year-old Dallas woman is in federal custody on charges she tried to smuggle a 14-year-old boy into the U.S. from Mexico.
North Texas Man Sentenced For Smuggling Circuits To China, RussiaA Plano man has been sentenced to nearly four years in prison for smuggling circuits abroad for use by space programs in China and Russia.
Plano Man Pleads Guilty To Smuggling Computer Circuits OverseasProsecutors say a Texas man has pleaded guilty to federal charges that he smuggled circuits abroad for use by space programs in China and Russia.
U.S. Rep: Smuggler Semi Passed Checkpoint Before DiscoveryInvestigators believe a truck driver accused in the deaths of 10 people found inside a packed, sweltering tractor-trailer is just one member of a larger organization involved in human smuggling.
Tractor-Trailer Survivor Says People Cried, Asked For WaterAdan Lara Vega was told the $5,500 he was being charged to be smuggled into the United States would include an air-conditioned truck ride.