- Forum on human trafficking planned for Lithonia Updated: Mar-09-14 9:11 am
- 4 nabbed for trying to smuggle guns into Mexico Updated: Mar-08-14 6:17 pm
- Man pleads guilty to sea cucumber smuggling charge Updated: Mar-08-14 1:49 pm
- Head of white supremacist gang admits guilt Updated: Mar-07-14 9:28 pm
- Guard accused of smuggling at Walla Walla prison Updated: Mar-07-14 12:53 pm
- Colombian paramilitaries set for release Updated: Mar-07-14 12:14 pm
- Minot man pleads not guilty to human trafficking Updated: Mar-07-14 8:46 am
- Drug charges added against Ohio man in fatal fire Updated: Mar-07-14 6:14 am
- Thailand told to probe navy over trafficking claim Updated: Mar-07-14 12:26 am
- 19, including lawyer, sentenced in drug ring Updated: Mar-06-14 10:22 pm
- Officers cleared in fatal Las Vegas jail struggle Updated: Mar-06-14 8:05 pm
- Lawsuit: Univision newscaster's book had false ID Updated: Mar-06-14 4:41 pm
- Birmingham man convicted in cocaine trafficking Updated: Mar-05-14 3:40 pm
- Woonsocket man charged with trafficking fentanyl Updated: Mar-05-14 2:40 pm
- Suburban Denver man charged with pimping teens Updated: Mar-05-14 2:24 pm
- Drug smugglers opting for less-traveled roads Updated: Mar-05-14 12:41 pm
- Sex traffickers targeting middle school students Updated: Mar-05-14 8:41 am
- BLM crews to clear brush to combat smuggling Updated: Mar-05-14 6:20 am
- 2 charged with sex trafficking in Conn. Updated: Mar-03-14 6:50 pm
- CA man sentenced for sex trafficking in SD Updated: Mar-03-14 12:57 pm
- Thai police arrest French drug smuggling suspect Updated: Mar-03-14 7:05 am
- St. Louis hosts human trafficking conference Updated: Mar-03-14 5:04 am
- 2 plead guilty to smuggling clam meat into Hawaii Updated: Mar-02-14 1:56 am
- In drug lord's state, Mexicans march for peace Updated: Mar-01-14 7:24 pm
- Chapo's Rise: From poor, abused to cartel kingpin Updated: Mar-01-14 3:31 pm
LITHONIA, Georgia - Leaders in DeKalb County are planning a forum to educate residents about human trafficking.
BRONWSVILLE, Texas - Federal authorities say four people have been arrested for allegedly planning to smuggle high-powered weapons into Mexico.
SAN DIEGO - Federal prosecutors in San Diego say a man has pleaded guilty to charges he smuggled 100 pounds of dried sea cucumber into the United States from Mexico.
HOUSTON - The head of the white supremacist Aryan Brotherhood of Texas has pleaded guilty to a racketeering conspiracy that included murder, kidnapping and drug trafficking.
WALLA WALLA, Washington - A Milton-Freewater man is accused of smuggling a cellphone and marijuana into the Washington State Penitentiary last year when he worked there as a correctional officer.
BOGOTA, Colombia - One veteran of Colombia's disbanded far-right militias admitted to ordering or taking part in at least 3,000 killings, mostly targeting leftists , and incinerating many of the corpses to destroy evidence.
MINOT, North Dakota - A man accused of human trafficking in Minot has pleaded not guilty to the felony charge.
TOLEDO, Ohio - An Ohio man charged with setting a fire that killed two Toledo firefighters has been indicted on unrelated charges of selling synthetic drugs.
BANGKOK - A leading international rights group called on Thai authorities Friday to investigate the navy's alleged role in the trafficking of desperate migrants from Myanmar instead of charging journalists for reporting on the subject.
MCALLEN, Texas - Nineteen men and women, including a South Texas lawyer and his father, have been sentenced for participating in a drug trafficking ring involving 13½ tons of marijuana.
LAS VEGAS - Four veteran jail officers won't face criminal charges in a fatal struggle with an inmate in a Clark County Detention Center more than a year ago, the district attorney in Las Vegas said Thursday.
MIAMI - A Guatemalan man claims in a lawsuit that popular Univision news host Jorge Ramos wrongly identified him as a U.S. immigration agent in a 2005 book about a fatal migrant smuggling venture, leading to death threats and eventually forcing the man and his family to leave Guatemala.
BIRMINGHAM, Alabama - A Birmingham man who was found with cocaine during a 2010 traffic stop has been convicted of possession with the intent to distribute.
PROVIDENCE, Rhode Island - A Woonsocket man has been ordered detained on federal charges of possessing and trafficking the prescription painkiller fentanyl and heroin.
ARVADA, Colorado - A suburban Denver man is accused of luring teenage girls into lives of prostitution with the promise of free methamphetamine.
ELSBERRY, Missouri - Drug smugglers have long traveled the nation's interstate highways to move cocaine, meth, heroin and other illicit drugs, but police say many are now showing up on less-traveled roads.
ST. LOUIS - The organizer of a national conference on child sex trafficking says middle school students are being targeted.
PHOENIX - Bureau of Land Management crews with assist from the Arizona Department of Transportation are clearing brush and trees along portions of Interstate 8 east of Gila Bend in an effort to combat smuggling.
NEW HAVEN, Connecticut - Two people arrested in Connecticut last week have been indicted by a federal grand jury on sex trafficking charges.
SIOUX FALLS, South Dakota - A Los Angeles man who stopped in Sioux Falls to pimp two women on his way home from Minneapolis will spend more than a year in federal prison on a sex trafficking charge.
BANGKOK - Thai police said Monday they have arrested a man with joint French-Portuguese citizenship who is wanted by authorities in France on suspicion of attempting to smuggle hundreds of kilograms (pounds) of cocaine.
ST. LOUIS - A national conference on human trafficking is bringing together activists, law enforcement and business leaders in St. Louis this week.
HONOLULU - A father and daughter from the Federated States of Micronesia have pleaded guilty to smuggling giant clam meat into Hawaii.
CULIACAN, Mexico - Fewer than a hundred people marched for peace in the northern Mexico state of Sinaloa on Saturday, several days after about 1,000 supporters of arrested drug lord Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman held a protest demanding his release.
It was nighttime in May of 1990, in the heyday of the cocaine boom across America. Twenty Mexican federal police officers and a handful of U.S. Customs agents, acting on a tip, descended on a stucco home on the edge of Agua Prieta, Mexico - a stone's throw from Arizona. "Policia," they yelled, guns drawn, before busting down the front door.