- Ex-South Texas magistrate gets prison for extortion Updated: Aug-28-15 5:29 pm
LAREDO, Texas - A former South Texas justice of the peace has been sentenced to more than 3 years in federal prison after pleading guilty to extortion and admitting to taking a bribe from a bail bondsman.
- Border Patrol agent in Texas stole grandmother's benefits Updated: Aug-25-15 5:17 pm
LAREDO, Texas - A Border Patrol supervisor in South Texas faces up to 10 years in prison for stealing his late grandmother's Social Security benefits.
- Trucker could get 20 years for immigrant smuggling in Texas Updated: Aug-13-15 8:34 am
LAREDO, Texas - A commercial trucker from Arkansas faces up to 20 years in federal prison for smuggling immigrants in his rig while driving through Texas.
- Search of vehicle at Laredo border crossing leads to $482K Updated: Jul-29-15 8:07 am
LAREDO, Texas - Agents at the South Texas border have seized nearly $482,000 hidden in a vehicle attempting to enter Mexico.