Sunday Mar 2
Convicted sex offenders arrested on smuggling charges
Douglas Station Border Patrol Agents arrested suspect Francisco Contreras near downtown Douglas, Ariz., when agents said he tried to smuggle approximately 17 pounds of marijuana into the United States.
The Charlotte Observer
Border Patrol killings of migrants raise questions on training, accountability
Sister Christine Garcia, a Roman Catholic nun, takes part in a protest near the border crossing in Douglas, Arizona, on Feb. 11, 2014.
Douglas school off lockdown after shots heard
A lockdown has been lifted at a Douglas, Ariz. elementary school after a report of shots fired near the facility.
Mexican border town sees spike in drug violence
The Mexican border town of Agua Prieta, Sonora, is normally a quiet community. Directly across the border from Douglas, AZ, it was originally a crossing location for minerals from the mines located to the south.
CBP seizes 295 pounds of pot at Douglas
A man was arrested Wednesday for trying to smuggle 295 pounds of marijuana under his truck through the port at Douglas, Ariz., according to Customs and Border Protection.