Sonora, like the rest of the Mexican states, is implementing a special program to protect road travelers throughout this holiday season.
A state committee on border security has decided to empty out its coffers and ask the Legislature to dissolve the task force.
This year, five journalists have been killed in Mexico as a result of their work, according to the Committee to Protect Journalists. The U.S. Embassy in Mexico is becoming a more active advocate for freedom of the press.
Apprehensions at the U.S. border dropped significantly in the fiscal year 2017, while interior immigration arrests rose sharply, according to the U.S. Department of Homeland Security.
Authorities have increased the reward for information that helps solve the mystery of what happened to two Border Patrol agents near Van Horn, Texas.
The number of DUI arrests in Arizona has dropped steadily over the last five years. And authorities believe car services like Uber and Lyft have played a big part.
A Texas sheriff, who was among the first people to reach two badly injured U.S. Border Patrol agents, said he thinks they may have been sideswiped accidentally by a tractor-trailer, not attacked, as President Donald Trump and some others have suggested.
A U.S. Customs and Border Patrol agent shot and killed a suspected undocumented immigrant in the mountains southwest of Tucson Wednesday after the man attacked the agent’s partner and got control of their weapon, federal authorities say.
An early Tuesday morning shootout between Arizona Department of Public Safety troopers and a Phoenix murder suspect closed Interstate 10. It’s the third time that state troopers were caught in a gunfight in the area this year.
Texas Governor Greg Abbott and Arizona Congresswoman Martha McSally both are calling his death a murder.