October 2012 Archive

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Officials make strange pot bust
ALBUQUERQUE (KRQE) - Officials made an unusual marijuana seizure at the Santa Teresa port of entry. U.S. Customs and Border Protection seized more than 700 pounds of pot over the weekend ...
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Los Hijos del Diablo : Another Zetas Splinter Group
Another group has allegedly split from the Los Zetas after death and betrayal has fractioned the group deeply. Los Hijos del Diablo (sons of the devil) appear to have formed from the Zetas ...
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El Centro Sector Border Patrol Seizes Methamphetamine and Later Disrupts Alien Smuggling Attempt
Imperial, California - El Centro Sector Border Patrol agents assigned to the Indio Station seized approximately three pounds of methamphetamine at the Highway 86 checkpoint, located between Westmorland and Salton ...
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Texas Couple Sentenced to 5 Years for Conspiring to Bribe a Border Patrol Agent
A federal judge in Las Cruces, New Mexico sentenced Debbie Ayala, 26, of San Elizardo, Texas, and David Rogelio Leyva, 27, of Socorro, Texas, to five-year prison terms for conspiring ...
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Destroying Drug Cartels, the Mathematical Way
"Killing drug lords gets headlines, but complexity analysis suggests they are the wrong people to target to bring down a cartel." One more gangland death WHEN the Mexican navy announced on 9 ...
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ACLU sues over photo restrictions at US border
The American Civil Liberties Union sued the U.S. Department of Homeland Security over restrictions on taking photos and recording video at ports of entry, saying the policy prohibits the public ...
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GAO: Understaffing at Border is Putting Agriculture at Risk
EL PASO — Problems at the border may be taking a toll on the country's agriculture industry. That's according to the U.S. Government Accountability Office which recently conducted a report ...
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Indian Community Arms Themselves Against Mexican Drug Gang
Santa Maria Urapicho, a Purepecha Indian community in western Mexico, has armed itself and is on alert to deal with threats from suspected members of the Los Caballeros Templarios drug ...
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Mexicans wonder why drug war doesn’t rate in presidential debate
Mitt Romney’s single mention of Latin America in the last presidential debate, calling it a “huge opportunity” for the United States, generated immediate glee from Latin Americans across Twitter. However. ...
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Authorities seize 110 pounds of marijuana on I-8
FLORENCE, Ariz. (AP) - Authorities say a Mexican man has been turned over to U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement after being arrested with 110 pounds of marijuana in his vehicle. The ...

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