The last of a dozen Texas Mexican Mafia members convicted in a conspiracy and corruption ring has been sentenced to prison.
A Dallas man who helped run a heroin ring in North Texas has been sentenced to 20 years in federal prison.
Mexican 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.
Authorities say a routine investigation has yielded the largest drug seizure in the history of one South Texas police department.
Two Houston airport employees are charged with taking money to try to smuggle heroin and fraudulent documents through security.
An airline passenger who says she’s a law school student from Mexico has been arrested in a Texas heroin smuggling case.
A 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.
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.