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New study affirms grim role played by U.S. guns in Mexican violence

South of the border, war is raging with guns mostly supplied by merchants in the United States. Mexico has estimated that almost 50,000 people have been killed since 2006, a toll that has made its top officials irate about the persistent flow of weapons south.... Read more»2

Mexican crime reporter found murdered in Veracruz

Regina Martinez, a crime reporter who covered drug trafficking for investigative Mexican news magazine Proceso, was found dead in Veracruz state on Saturday.... Read more»

Isabel Celis

Police speak to more witnesses from video in Celis case

Tucson Police are reviewing the statements of at least three "witnesses" seen on a surveillance video distributed by TPD in the search for missing 6-year-old Isabel Celis.... Read more»

Secure Communities

Fewer illegal immigrants face detention from traffic stops

Immigration officials announced Friday that illegal immigrants who are arrested on minor traffic violations and have no criminal history will no longer automatically face detention.... Read more»

Isabel Celis

Potential witness from video speaks with police in Celis case

Investigators in the case of missing 6-year-old Isabel Celis were speaking with a man who identified himself as one of the potential witnesses seen in a surveillance video released Friday night.... Read more»

Report: 3M children working in Mexico, half unpaid

Mexico's National Human Rights Commission on Friday said that 3 million minors work in the country, half without pay.... Read more»

Isabel Celis

TPD releases video of potential witnesses in Celis case

The Tucson Police Department has released surveillance video of a group of people who may be potential witnesses to the disappearance of 6-year-old Isabel Celis.... Read more»

Customs and Border Protection

Agents arrest 1, seize 41 pounds of cocaine in Nogales

A 32-year-old Mexican man was arrested after trying to smuggle nearly 41 pounds of cocaine through the DeConcini Port of Entry in Nogales.... Read more»

Transcript & audio: Supreme Court SB 1070 hearing

Transcript and audio recording of oral arguments before the Supreme Court on Arizona's SB 1070 immigration enforcement law.... Read more»

Sunday marathon to slow traffic to Mount Lemmon

The Pima County Sheriff's Department is warning anyone planning to travel to Mount Lemmon on Sunday of lane closures and delays on Catalina Highway for the TMC Mount Lemmon Marathon.... Read more»

Border agents seize forbidden fruit

A 46-year-old Florida man found himself in hot water on Tuesday when he tried to bring fruit into the United States. Forbidden fruit, that is. And some pork rinds.... Read more»

Man gets 33 months for illegal entry into U.S.

A 30-year-old Mexico City man, who was convicted of robbery in California in 2005, was sentenced to 33 months in prison for illegal re-entry into the United States by a felon.... Read more»

Nephews of Sinaloa cartel leader arrested

More big fish have been netted in Mexican authorities’ battle against the country’s largest drug cartel. Two nephews of one of the leaders of the Sinaloa have been arrested on drug charges.... Read more»

No breakthroughs in Isabel Celis case

Investigators spent another day Thursday following up on leads but had no breakthroughs in the disappearance of 6-year-old Isabel Celis. ... Read more»

High-ranking drug smuggler gets 20 years in prison

A high-ranking member of a Mexican drug trafficking organization was sentenced Thursday to 20 years in prison for moving tens of thousands of pounds of marijuana and hundreds of pounds of heroin and cocaine into the U.S.... Read more»

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