Three Early December 2016 Nogales Hard Drug Seizures for $565k

80 Pounds of Meth, Coke and Heroin January 27, 2017 Customs and Border Protection (CBP) officers started the month of December 2016 with three drug seizures at the Mariposa and DeConcini Nogales international ports of entry. The drug interdictions netted nearly 80...

A Ton of Drugs in Two November Seizures at Nogales Mariposa Port

Marijuana and Methamphetamine worth $1.86 Million January 27, 2017 After two weeks of no reported border drug seizures at Nogales international ports of entry, two Mexican commercial truck drivers were arrested during the fourth week of November 2016 in separate...

Saturday Nogales Drug Busts Intercept $1.7 Million in Hard Drugs

Major Seizures of Cocaine, Heroin and Meth January 23, 2017 Two middle-aged Mexican nationals were arrested in separate attempts to smuggle hard drugs across the Nogales international border on Saturday, January 21, as Customs and Border Protection (CBP) officers and...

Guns and Ammo on the Nogales International Border

2017 starts with three gun-running busts in Nogales, Arizona January 22, 2017 Three arrests in early January indicate that the flow of Illegal weapons and ammunition into Mexico continues into the new year through the Nogales international border. The Arizona Daily...

Latest State Department Mexico Travel Warning – December 2016

December Warning the Third for 2016   On December 8, 2016, the U.S. Department of State issued its latest Mexico Travel Warning that includes the Sonoran cities of Nogales, Puerto Peñasco, Hermosillo, San Carlos, Ciudad Obregon, Saric, Tubutama and Altar, in...

Protests Grow in Nogales: Shots Fired at the Border

Video of border protests posted by Hiram Gonzalez Machi Anger Erupts in Nogales, Mexico  January 8, 2017 A video of Nogales, Mexico police firing in the direction of border protesters this afternoon has gone viral on Facebook. Sunday marked the fifth day of border...