Human Smuggling


Teenager Held on Deadly Smuggling Incident

EDINBURG – A teenager linked to deadly human smuggling case will remain in custody even when prosecutors have not presented any charges against him.A judge decided to keep him in juvenile detention because of a parole violation.Juveniles can be held f…

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Border Agents in Laredo Rescue 10 Undocumented From Human Smugglers

Zapata Border Patrol Agents Halt Human Smuggling Attempt

On Dec. 18, U. S. Border Patrol agents assigned to the Zapata Station rescued 10 undocumented immigrants in a human smuggling attempt. Agents working roving patrol duties in San Ygn…

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Second human smuggler gets 8 years for “Welcome to Hell” stash house
(AP) -- McALLEN, Texas (AP) -- A 24-year-old Mexican national has been sentenced to more than eight years in prison for holding more than 100 illegal immigrants in three buildings ...
Homeland Security Takes Down Human Smuggling Ring Run By Mexican Nationals Living Here Illegally
Homeland Security Takes Down Human Smuggling Ring Run By Mexican Nationals Living Here Illegally
[caption id="attachment_68855" align="alignright" width="294"] Homeland Security Takes Down Human Smuggling Ring Run By Mexican Nationals Living Here Illegally[/caption] It began with a routine traffic stop in Tampa, Fla. On Feb. 4, ...
El Centro man arrested for human smuggling
EL CENTRO, CA - A police raid in El Centro Thursday morning, leads officers to seven illegal immigrants who were being smuggled into the country. Police arrested 56-year old Sergio Rodriguez. ...
Police: More than a dozen found at stash house
HOUSTON - Nearly 20 suspected illegal immigrants from Guatemala were arrested Sunday afternoon after they were found crammed into a southeast Houston home on Klondike at Easthaven. Neighbors said one of ...
Border Patrol Arrests Human Smuggler, 14 Undocumented Immigrants
Border Patrol agents assigned to the Indio, Calif. station stopped a tractor trailer with 14 people inside and arrested one suspected alien smuggler at the Highway 86 checkpoint located between ...
11 illegal immigrants arrested in Maricopa County
PHOENIX (AP) - Authorities in Maricopa County say 11 illegal immigrants have been arrested as part of an ongoing 30-day operation aimed at human smuggling. Sheriff Joe Arpaio says nine suspects ...
Human Smuggler Convicted
HIDALGO COUNTY - A Mexican national on Friday was convicted in a human smuggling case. Adan Garcia Figueroa was found guilty on two counts of smuggling illegal immigrants into the United ...
Falfurrias Man Pleads Guilty to Smuggling Scheme
CORPUS CHRISTI - A Falfurrias man has plead guilty to his role in an immigrant smuggling scheme that resulted in a 24-year-old Mexican man's death last year. Lewey Martinez, 31, admitted ...

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