Customs Finds 34 Pounds Of Heroin U.S. Customs and Border Protection officials say they have seized $1.5 million worth of heroin and cocaine from a man crossing the border into Texas.
2 Convicted In Texas Drug Ring Face Prison, Fines Two men face up to life in prison and possible $10 million fines for helping recruit drivers and couriers in a Texas drug trafficking ring.
Texas Family 'Forced' To Colorado Seeking Marijuana Treatment For 3-Year-Old A Texas family feels they are “being forced to leave” their home state in order to seek medical marijuana treatment for their 3-year-old daughter afflicted with a severe form of epilepsy – treatment legal in the state of Colorado, but not in Texas.
Last Texas Mexican Mafia Member In Ring SentencedThe last of a dozen Texas Mexican Mafia members convicted in a conspiracy and corruption ring has been sentenced to prison.
Dallas Man Gets 20 Years For Running Heroin Ring A Dallas man who helped run a heroin ring in North Texas has been sentenced to 20 years in federal prison.
Mexican Drug Cartels Dispatching Agents To Work Deep Inside USMexican drug cartels whose operatives once rarely ventured beyond the U.S. border are dispatching some of their most trusted agents to live and work deep inside the United States — an emboldened presence that experts believe is meant to tighten their grip on the world's most lucrative narcotics market and maximize profits.
Record-Breaking Amount Of Drugs Seized Prior To DistributionAuthorities say a routine investigation has yielded the largest drug seizure in the history of one South Texas police department.
Airport Workers Charged For Trying To Smuggle Heroin Through SecurityTwo Houston airport employees are charged with taking money to try to smuggle heroin and fraudulent documents through security.
Airline Passenger Charged In Houston Heroin Case An airline passenger who says she's a law school student from Mexico has been arrested in a Texas heroin smuggling case.
Guatemalan Man Arrested Smuggling Two Pounds Of Heroin In StomachA Guatemalan man was arrested at a South Texas border crossing after arriving in the country with more than two pounds of what tested positive for heroin hidden in his stomach.
Nigerian Man Accused Of Smuggling Kilo Of Heroin In Bowels A Nigerian man was arrested at Houston's Bush Intercontinental after arriving in the country with two pounds of what tested positive for heroin hidden in his bowels.