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The Texas Tribune: Mexico’s New Approach to Curbing Drug Violence
[caption id="attachment_69243" align="alignleft" width="300"] Ivan Pierre Aguirre for The Texas TribuneA United States Border Patrol helicopter flies over the Paso del Norte International Bridge between El Paso and Ciudad Juárez.[/caption] NUEVO ...
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Officials Confiscate Heroin in Brownsville
BROWNSVILLE - A Mexican man was arrested after he tried to smuggle more than 2 pounds of heroin into the United States, officials said. The arrest happened Friday at the Brownsville ...
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With auto theft heavy at border, DPS touts sticker program
The crime began as an auto theft, but ended with a teen shot in the arm several days ago, causing a stir at the international bridge in Pharr. [caption id="attachment_65969" align="alignright" ...
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$2.3M in cocaine seized at Anzalduas bridge; 2 arrested
MISSION — U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers arrested two women in separate drug smuggling attempts at the Anzalduas International Bridge. On Friday, officers arrested a 20-year-old Mission woman after 14 ...
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CBP officers officers seize $1.1 million in cocaine at Pharr, Brownsville ports
PHARR AND BROWNSVILLE, Texas - U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers at the Hidalgo/Pharr/Anzalduas and Brownsville Ports of Entry seized $1.1 million worth of cocaine in two separate, unrelated enforcement ...
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Officials: Gulf Cartel rift points to renewed violence
A tense calm is felt during the daytime in the streets of Matamoros as residents go about their daily tasks but remain alert for signs of conflict. "Everything had been quiet ...
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Tool boxes prove inadequate to hide cocaine
It was all in the tool boxes. This is where federal officers say they discovered more than 19 pounds of cocaine hidden in three separate drug busts. In one afternoon officers with ...
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CBP Officers Confiscate $2 Million in Marijuana
RIO GRANDE CITY - More than 2,500 pounds of marijuana were confiscated Monday at the Rio Grande City-Ciudad Camargo International Bridge, officials said. U.S. Customs and Border Protection officials said officers ...
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CBP: 2,587 pounds of pot seized at RGC bridge
RIO GRANDE CITY — U.S. Customs and Border Protection announced the seizure of more than 2,500 pounds of marijuana at the Rio Grande City-Ciudad Camargo International Bridge. A tractor-trailer carrying serrano ...
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Woman, boy intercepted attempting to enter US
HIDALGO — An Edinburg woman tried to smuggle a young boy into the country illegally, federal au-thorities said Tuesday. U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers sent the 32-year-old woman and a ...

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