Tag Archive for Mexico

Katie Sepich Enhanced DNA Collection Act of 2010

H.R. 4614 Katie Sepich Enhanced DNA Collection Act of 2010 May 18, 2010 Online at: http://www.gop.gov/bill/111/1/hr4614   FLOOR SITUATION The House is scheduled to consider H.R. 4616, on Tuesday, May 18, 2010, under suspension of the rules, requiring a two-thirds…

Missing children found safe

The Tracy women who helped rescue a missing 12-year-old girl say they figured out who she was from seeing a televised Amber Alert. Looking grimy and hungry, the missing girl and the man accused of taking her were at a…

Pair held after children sold in Mexico

18-month-old girl remains missing By Matthew T. Hall UNION-TRIBUNE STAFF WRITER June 4, 2006 An American couple were arrested in the Tijuana area Friday after selling two of their children in Mexico, federal officials said yesterday. One of the children…

Sex tourists under fire in Tijuana

By Pablo Jaime Sainz UNION-TRIBUNE January 2, 2006 TIJUANA – A nonprofit group based in the United States is sponsoring a campaign of advertisements and billboards across Tijuana that targets foreign visitors looking for sex with children. Messages, written in…

Teen Reunited With Family After 3 Years

Feb 15, 2006 An Austin teenager has been found alive three years after disappearing. Chelsea Castorena is reunited with her family members Wednesday after she was located in Tijuana, Mexico — across the border from San Diego. Authorities, working off…

Kidnapped Woman Returns 22 Years Later

Feb 12, 2006 Reported By Anabel Marquez For 23-year old Vanessa Atilano, it’s been a long journey. First she was taken from Philadelphia to Guadalajara, Mexico, at the age of two. When she turned five, her parents split. And by…