-- 09/16/13 - 1700 - Border Patrol Agents in Nogales, AZ pursue a group of Chinese Illegal Aliens, just north of the
International Boundary on city streets. This area and the streets south to the border are a hotbed for illegal entry
into the US. (click on link below for scanner audio)
In Arizona, a Stream of Illegal Immigrants From China
By STEPHEN CEASAR
Published: January 22, 2010
"... Chinese immigrants commonly pay smugglers upward of $40,000 each to lead them from their homeland to the United States, Mr. Jimarez said. In comparison, he said, illegal immigrants from Mexico commonly pay $1,500 to $3,000."