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Along the US-Mexico border, a booming migrant smuggling industry is closely monitored by organized crime groups.
Corruption, no supervision, and poor legislation have led to Latin American military weapons ending up in criminal hands.
Outgoing governor of Tamaulipas, Francisco Javier García Cabeza de Vaca, is about to lose immunity from an arrest warrant.
Migrant encounters and seizures of the deadly synthetic opioid fentanyl are often erroneously conflated and linked together.
Accused drug trafficker Sandra Ávila Beltrán is demanding she be paid royalties for the “Queen of the South” Netflix series.
Authorities in Arizona are sounding the alarm about the rising use of outsiders as drivers for human smuggling.