PRESCOTT, Ariz. (AP) 03/14 — Authorities in Arizona say a police dog sniffed out bags and boxes containing nearly 50 pounds of cocaine and over 27 pounds of marijuana inside a BMW driven by a 20-year-old Texas man.Read more »
By JOHN SEEWER, Associated Press TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) 03/07 — One of two brothers who admitted stalking, raping and killing young women during a string of eight murders in the 1980s is close to walking out of prison.
By The Associated Press: 01/27 – This is an excerpt from a confidential Honduran government report that alleges Jose David Aguilar Moran, the country’s new national police chief,Read more »
MEXICO CITY (AP) 01/26 — Mexican police found a multi-drug shipment that included an astonishing 100 pounds (45.5 kilograms) of the synthetic opioid fentanyl in a vehicle near the city of Ensenada in Baja California,
By DESMOND BUTLER and ERIKA KINETZ, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) 01/25 — China said Thursday it is ready to work with the United States in fighting illicit opioid shipments after congressional investigators found that Chinese opioid manufacturers exploit weak screening in the U.S.
By TASSANEE VEJPONGSA, Associated Press BANGKOK (AP) 01/20 — Thai police have arrested a suspected kingpin of wildlife trafficking who allegedly fueled much of Asia’s illegal trade for over a decade,
By JARI TANNER, Associated Press HELSINKI (AP) 01/07 — A man in Stockholm picked up a suspected hand grenade from the ground and it detonated in his hand Sunday,
BERLIN (AP) 11/16 — German police have arrested a Dutch man accused of running an international narcotics business from his apartment, after seizing drugs with an estimated street value of 3 million euros ($3.5 million).Read more »
By ELLIOT SPAGAT, Associated Press SAN DIEGO (AP) 10/20 — The last two of eight prototypes for President Donald Trump’s proposed border wall took shape Thursday at a construction site in San Diego.
By CHRISTOPHER TORCHIA, Associated Press JOHANNESBURG (AP) 09/27 — Hundreds of vultures in Namibia died after feeding on an elephant carcass that poachers had poisoned. Poachers in Zimbabwe used cyanide to kill dozens of elephants for their ivory tusks.Read more »
By KATHLEEN RONAYNE and ELLIOT SPAGAT, Associated Press SAN DIEGO (AP) 09/21 — California sued the Trump administration Wednesday to stop construction of a proposed wall on the U.S.Read more »
By KEVIN McGILL, Associated Press NEW ORLEANS (AP) 09/21 — Whether and when constitutional rights afforded American citizens extend to non-citizens outside the nation’s boundaries were at issue Wednesday when a federal appeals court heard arguments about the cross-border shooting death of a Mexican teenager by a U.S.
By KELVIN CHAN and KATY DAIGLE, Associated Press BANGKOK (AP) 09/16 — In most cases, the conviction of a Thai man trafficking rhino horns through a bizarre scheme that involved hiring prostitutes to pose as trophy hunters would have marked the end of the story.Read more »
By JULIE WATSON , Associated Press SAN DIEGO (AP) 08/29 — Dozens of illegal immigrants fleeing from Border Patrol agents led authorities to a surprising discovery over the weekend: A tunnel under the US-Mexico border in San Diego used to bring Chinese nationals illegally into the United States.
PHOENIX (AP) — Border Patrol agents in southern Arizona have seized a nearly 100-pound (45 kilogram) bundle of marijuana after spotting it flying over the border fence.
ELLIOT SPAGAT, Associated Press SAN DIEGO (AP) 08/19 — A 25-year-old U.S. citizen has been charged with using a drone to smuggle more than 13 pounds (5.9 kilograms) of methamphetamine from Mexico,
EDINBURG, Texas (AP) 08/14 — Police in Texas acting on a tip found 17 immigrants locked inside a tractor-trailer parked at a gas station about 20 miles from the border with Mexico,
ANDREW SELSKY, Associated Press PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) 08/14 — Well before Oregon legalized marijuana, its verdant, wet forests made it an ideal place for growing the drug,
FRANK BAJAK, Associated Press NOMAAN MERCHANT, Associated Press SAN ANTONIO (AP) 07/25 — The tractor-trailer was pitch-black inside, crammed with maybe 90 immigrants or more,
ELLIOT SPAGAT, Associated Press SAN DIEGO (AP) 07/25 – When Thomas Homan, the acting director of U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement, was awakened Sunday morning with news that migrants were found dead inside a sweltering tractor-trailer outside a San Antonio Walmart,