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At an Atlanta jail, inmates aren’t allowed to receive letters with postage stamps — and it’s a security measure the guards can’...
At Fulton County Jail in Atlanta, Georgia, guards are constantly on alert for contraband material like drugs, weapons, and phones.
"This is a very good hit. It's a good feather in the hat of Mexican justice."
"These countries are not our friends," Trump said. "We think they’re our friends ... and they’re pouring drugs into our country and they’re laughing at us."
"Since 2012, we have seen an increase, and it's likely this curve will keep going up unless something extraordinary happens," a security official said.
A bill before the Mexican congress would enshrine the military's role in domestic law enforcement, and many inside and outside the country are alarmed.
Crime has increased steadily in Mexico over the past few years, and the government has faced withering criticism over its inability to stop it.
Mexico's Sinaloa cartel, despite internal turmoil and outside competition, has expanded its involvement in the heroin trade, feeding the US's opioid epidemic.
Despite increased eradication efforts, opium cultivation and production both hit record levels in the country this year.
The stench from an overcrowded morgue in one of Mexico’s most violent areas forced a government shutdown
A protest by about 60 workers over unsanitary conditions at the morgue shut the facility down for about three hours.
Mexican police have found two homemade bazookas near the US border since September 2016.