Daily Archives: June 1, 2011

$200,000 Meth Seizure At Highway 86 Checkpoint

Salton City, California – U.S. Border Patrol agents assigned to the Indio station arrested a smuggler yesterday attempting to transport approximately $200,000 worth of methamphetamine.

$200,000 Meth Seized At Highway 86 Checkpoint

The incident occurred at around 9 a.m., when a Border Patrol canine team alerted to a silver-colored Ford Windstar at the Highway 86 Checkpoint near Salton City, Calif. The minivan was being driven by a 37-year-old female with a valid immigration document. Agents conducted a thorough search of the minivan during secondary inspection and discovered approximately six pounds of methamphetamine hidden throughout the woman’s groceries.

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Ariz. Border Patrol Agents Arrest Fugitive Featured on America’s Most Wanted Episode

Yesterday, Tucson Sector Border Patrol agents assigned to the Casa Grande Border Patrol Station arrested an illegal alien that was previously featured on an episode of America’s Most Wanted. The individual is wanted in Des Moines, Iowa, for vehicular homicide since 2008.

Feliciano Diaz, a 25-year-old Mexican male from Chiapas, Mexico, was arrested for being in the U.S. illegally. During processing, the Integrated Automated Fingerprint Identification System revealed an active warrant for his arrest in Des Moines for vehicular homicide, unlawful flight to avoid prosecution and other related charges.

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The 8 Most Dangerous Border Towns in America

For many years, border towns were safe and attractive places for tourists to visit and get a taste of foreign culture, food, shopping and nightlife. Today, these towns have a very different image that is often overshadowed by violence and http://www.criminaljusticedegreesguide.com/articles.html happening on the border. Here are the 8 most dangerous border towns:

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