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Dallas Morning News: Dallas police drug squad sees jump in heroin smuggling

September 16, 2014

The Dallas Police Department’s interdiction squad is still doing what it always has: using

BREITBART: Alleged Mexican Cartel Hitmen Arrested After Assassination in Texas

September 09, 2014

MCALLEN, Texas -- Two suspected cartel gunmen went before a federal judge this morning in connection

WLOX- Mexican cartel suspect found with more than $1M in Jackson Co.

September 08, 2014

JACKSON COUNTY, MS (WLOX) - A Texas man is facing federal charges after authorities found more than

KSAT: Texas border crosser had cocaine strapped to legs

September 04, 2014

EL PASO - A woman from Mexico faces cocaine smuggling charges after an officer at a Texas border

Dallas Morning News: For some cartels, human smuggling has taken priority over drugs

September 03, 2014

EL PASO — With recent waves of Central Americans seeking to reach the U.S., human smuggling along

San Anonio Express-News: Four Backpacks Seized in South Texas Contain $650,000 and a Kilo of Cocaine

August 27, 2014

SAN ANTONIO - Four abandoned backpacks found by U.S. Border Patrol agents in the Rio Grande Valley

Dallas Business Journal: Texas RRC expresses energy infrastructure concerns about ISIS and Mexican cartels

August 26, 2014

Texas Railroad Commission members are expressing growing concerns about the state's energy

Fox News Latino: Mexican Drug Cartel Violence Spreading To Rural U.S. As Police Crack Down In Big Cities

August 21, 2014

A bloody, bullet-riddled body slumped inside of an SUV on a lonely stretch of road. Five people shot

Fox News: Hand grenades becoming key weapon in Mexican cartels' arsenals, say authorities

August 18, 2014

Mexican drug cartels, whose trafficking efforts into the U.S. have grown bolder amid the border

KXAN: Report outlines costs of Texas border surge

August 13, 2014

AUSTIN (KXAN) — Temporary funding for the border surge may run out soon after troops in training

Washington Times: Texas man sics 4 dogs on Border Patrol agent tracking illegals

August 13, 2014

A southern Texas man was arrested and jailed for ordering his four dogs to attack a Border Patrol

Daily Mail: 'The border fence is a joke': Filmmaker crosses from US to Mexico dressed as Osama bin Laden as Border Patrol says 'we can't be everywhere at once'

August 11, 2014

A flamethrowing American conservative activist raised eyebrows in the U.S. on Monday by releasing a

ABC 13: Texas Border Crossers: Kids, But Chinese, Other Nations Too

August 11, 2014

McALLEN, TX (KTRK) -- The news from the border has been non-stop. It's a crisis: Unaccompanied

Breitbart: Dead Body Burned After Texas Border Drug Murder

August 08, 2014

McALLEN, Texas – Police continue to look for two men connected with a drug murder where the victim

Daily Caller: Texas Border Rancher Says Illegal Immigrant Surge ‘Overwhelming’

August 08, 2014

While the discussion of the latest wave of illegal immigrants has focused mostly on women and

Fox News: Suspects in murder of Border Patrol agent arrested and deported numerous times

August 06, 2014

RAYMONDVILLE, Texas -- Two illegal immigrants from Mexico who were charged with first-degree murder

InfoWars: Two Illegals Charged in Murder of Border Agent

August 05, 2014

Two Mexican nationals are being charged with the murder of an off-duty Border Patrol agent, who was

Fox News: Rubio on Illegal Immigration Influx: ‘Inhumane to Allow This to Continue’

July 30, 2014

There are new reports amid a crisis on our southern border that illegal immigrants are not showing

Breitbart: Budget to Transport Illegals Across USA Approaches $100M

July 28, 2014

HOUSTON, Texas--The U.S. Senate Appropriations Subcommittee approved a Department of Homeland

Texas Insider: OTHAL BRAND: “Last year we found eight bodies in the river here. Four of them had no heads. None of them drowned.”

July 24, 2014

“It bothers me when I hear, ‘It’s the federal government’s job,’ … We live here.”“The water level

USA Today: Feds targeting smuggling rings to combat border crisis

July 23, 2014

PHOENIX — The federal government has begun targeting the money-laundering operations of smuggling

Commissioner Staples Applauds Gov. Perry’s Move to Send National Guard Troops to Help Secure Texas Border

July 21, 2014

Texas Agriculture Commissioner Todd Staples today released the following statement regarding Gov.

Borderland Beat: Mexican Consulate Employee Busted Hauling 100 lbs Of Cocaine Into U.S.

July 21, 2014

On the morning of April 25, Jose Moreno Serrano pulled his Dodge SUV into a border checkpoint in

KRGV: MS 13 Gang May Be Recruiting Illegal Minors Locally

July 21, 2014

RIO GRANDE VALLEY - The former president of the National Border Patrol Council says undocumented

USA Today: Most Americans unhappy with Obama's border strategy

July 17, 2014

As children from Central America pour across the nation's southwest border, most Americans want to

Breitbart: Alleged Gulf Cartel Hitman Arrested in Texas Over Kidnapping and Murder On US Soil

July 17, 2014

McALLEN, Texas—Federal authorities have arrested a convicted drug trafficker from Mexico accused of

Houston Chronicle: Man gets 40 years in South Texas drugs, guns case

July 10, 2014

SAN ANTONIO (AP) — A San Antonio gang member has been sentenced to 40 years in prison for pushing

Commissioner Staples Offers President Obama Specific Solutions to End Current Border Crisis

July 08, 2014

Denver Post: White House: Most kids at border won't stay in US

July 07, 2014

WASHINGTON (AP) — The White House said Monday that most unaccompanied children arriving at the

Fox News: Border Patrol union claims scabies ‘outbreak’ threatens agents, public

July 07, 2014

A Border Patrol union claims that illegal immigrant minors are coming into the U.S. with "active
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