Texas, Mexico, Border, Drug Wars, Immigration
Border News

Houston Chronicle: 3 Mexican cartel 'sicarios' arrested near Texas border, suspected of 5 murders

February 03, 2016


Mexican authorities arrested three suspected assassins for a powerful drug cartel near the






Austin American-Statesman: Convicted horse trainer testifies against Colorado in Zetas case

December 03, 2015


Texas horse trainer Fernando Garcia on Wednesday described for jurors his journey from college






Houston Chronicle: Alleged Mexican drug cartel leader: 'I am a drug trafficker...not a terrorist'

November 06, 2015


An alleged Gulf Cartel boss wants the world to know that he considers himself a drug trafficker —






Breitbart: TEXAS EXPRESSWAY SHOOTOUT LINKED TO GULF CARTEL

October 28, 2015


SAN JUAN, Texas—Authorities near the Texas border continue to hunt for several Gulf Cartel members






AP: Mexican soldiers capture alleged leader of Gulf Cartel faction in city on border with Texas

October 23, 2015


CIUDAD VICTORIA, Mexico — Mexican soldiers captured the purported leader of a Gulf Cartel faction in






Breitbart: US FEDERAL OFFICER WORKING FOR MEXICAN CARTEL SENTENCED TO PRISON

October 12, 2015


BROWNSVILLE, Texas — A Mexican drug cartel had a U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) officer






Breitbart: 18 LOS ZETAS CARTEL MEMBERS OPERATING IN TEXAS PLEAD GUILTY IN U.S.

September 30, 2015


A total of 18 members of Los Zetas drug smuggling cell that operated in Texas and moved drugs from






Alice Echo News Journal: Border Patrol agents seize marijuana hidden inside wooden posts

September 04, 2015


LA JOYA, Texas– Rio Grande Valley Border Patrol agents seized nearly 500 pounds of marijuana early






BREITBART: VIDEO: WATCH CARTEL SMUGGLERS SCALE BORDER FENCE WITH DRUGS

August 26, 2015


A video shows how Drug smugglers scale border fences and continue to bring drugs across into the






Breitbart: GULF CARTEL TOP SMUGGLER CAUGHT IN TEXAS TO SPEND 18 YEARS IN PRISON

August 06, 2015


McALLEN, Texas – A long-time drug smuggler for the Gulf Cartel who had been arrested in Texas will






KFOX 14: Local authorities see increase in meth coming from Mexico

July 29, 2015


EL PASO, Texas – It seems the infamous drug from 'Breaking Bad' is becoming bigger in El Paso. The






Breitbart: MEXICAN COPS CAPTURE UKRAINIAN ILLEGAL IMMIGRANT HEADING TO TEXAS BORDER

July 23, 2015


REYNOSA, Tamaulipas—A suspected human smuggler faces charges in Mexico in connection to transporting






Fox News: Top Mexican drug lord Joaquin 'El Chapo' Guzman escapes from prison using tunnels, officials say

July 13, 2015


An all-out manhunt was underway in Mexico Sunday after the country’s most powerful drug lord,






Fox News Latino: 1st woman to run major drug cartel, 'La Jefa' Arellano Félix, named to U.S. Kingpin list

July 09, 2015


Over the last hundred years, women have made huge strides in gaining rights across the globe, in






El Paso Times: Ex-Mexican cartel leader gets 30 years prison in US

July 01, 2015


BEAUMONT, Texas (AP) — A former leader of Mexico's notorious Gulf drug cartel has been sentenced to






The Guardian: Son of alleged leader of Mexico's most violent drug cartel captured

June 24, 2015


Rubén Oseguera González is son of the leader of Jalisco New Generation, the cartel that’s become one of Mexico’s strongest criminal groups in just a few years






Business Insider: Only 2 major cartels have survived Mexico’s 8-year-long drug war

June 17, 2015


After more than eight years of widespread violence spanning two Mexican presidential






Breitbart: MEXICAN CARTEL GRENADE ATTACK INJURES FOUR, CREATES PANIC AT BORDER

June 09, 2015


MATAMOROS, Tamaulipas — Cartel gunmen once again threw two grenades at public structures, one of






NY Daily News: Mexican cartel’s cocaine washes ashore on Texas beach

May 26, 2015


A lost load of a Mexican drug cartel’s cocaine washed up on a Texas beach, authorities






Breitbart: FBI REPORT: BANDIDOS BIKER GANG ALLIED WITH LOS ZETAS CARTEL

May 21, 2015


Long before the Bandidos motorcycle gang became an international headline for taking part in a






San Antonio Express-News: More than 70 immigrants arrested near Texas border for crossing into U.S.

May 13, 2015


U.S. Border Patrol agents arrested 73 immigrants last week for allegedly illegally crossing into the






The Guardian: Mexico declares all-out war after rising drug cartel downs military helicopter

May 06, 2015


Mexico has declared an all-out offensive against the relatively new drug cartel which shot down an






Breitbart: TEXAS COPS TAKE DOWN GULF CARTEL-CONNECTED CRIMINAL GROUP AT BORDER

April 27, 2015


MISSION, Texas — A fully operational criminal organization connected to the Gulf Cartel in Mexico






Los Angeles Daily News: Mexico’s drug cartels make millions robbing multinational corporations

April 24, 2015


MEXICO CITY — When gunmen in Mexico carried out one of the world’s biggest ever gold heists this






The Week: This is Mexico’s fastest growing drug cartel

April 17, 2015


From the outside, the two buildings looked like thousands of other farmhouses in Mexico's






Breitbart: FEDERAL JUDGE REFUSES US ATTORNEY’S ATTEMPT TO GO SOFT ON GULF CARTEL COMMANDER

April 10, 2015


MCALLEN, Texas — The sentencing of a Gulf Cartel commander has been postponed after a federal judge






Mexican Los Zetas Cartel Grew $2 Million Drug Field on Texas Soil

April 07, 2015


U.S. law enforcement discovered a two million dollar marijuana field in Texas linked the Mexican Los






Breitbart: Texas Cattle Raisers: Border Not Secure, Drug War Hurting Business

March 31, 2015


There are few things that are more American than raising cattle in the great State of Texas. Every






AP: Mexico nabs suspected Zetas cartel figure near Texas border

March 24, 2015


MEXICO CITY- A suspected leader of the violent Zetas drug cartel who was on Mexico's list of 122






My Harlingen News: Alleged High Ranking Member of Los Zetas Cartel Arrested

March 19, 2015


LAREDO, Texas – Jose Manuel Saldivar-Farias aka “Z-31” or “El Borrado” has been charged with
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