human smuggling

U.S. Customs and Border Protection

Authorities say two drivers are facing federal human smuggling charges after 32 immigrants were found locked in a refrigerated semitrailer at a southern Arizona border checkpoint.

Officials: Adoptions In Arizona Trafficking Scheme Won't Be Undone

Oct 10, 2019
(Maricopa County Assessor's Office via AP)

Officials in three states say they will not try to interfere with dozens of adoptions done as part of a human smuggling scheme that led to charges against Maricopa County Assessor Paul D. Petersen.