Texas trucker sentenced to federal prison for smuggling 119 people in trailer

A Houston truck driver was sentenced to federal prison after he was caught smuggling more than 100 people across the border in what was supposed to be a load of lettuce.

Colorado police share terrifying body cam video of cargo theft turned ambush and ‘attempted...

The  Lincoln County Sheriff's Office (LCSO) based in Colorado has shared disturbing body cam video of an officer's attempt to investigate a call about cargo theft that left that officer with multiple gunshot...

New Mexico owner sentenced to 32 years for using trucking company as meth distribution...

A trucking company owner has been sentenced to decades in federal prison after admitting to illegal firearm possession and drug trafficking.

California ag cops catch man accused of stealing fuel from farmers and selling red-dye...

California arrested and charged a man on a variety of charges following an investigation into a diesel fuel theft scheme.

Trucking school director sentenced to 15 months for $4M VA, GI Bill scam

The former director of a San Fernando Valley trucking school was sentenced to 15 months behind bars for siphoning off over $4 million in GI Bill funds.  59-year-old Robert...

39 migrants found sealed inside wooden crates

39 migrants were discovered inside of sealed wooden crates during a truck inspection earlier this month.  The migrants were found inside of a semi truck at the Freer checkpoint...

Iowa trucking company owner sentenced for seven year, $1.4 million payroll tax scheme

A former trucking company owner was sentenced to federal prison for failing to forward taxes withheld from employee paychecks to the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) for years.

$2.5 million worth of cocaine seized from semi at checkpoint

Officers with U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) recently seized hundreds of pounds of illegal drugs from a semi truck entering the U.S. from Mexico.
Truck Emissions

Truck repair shops admit to conspiracy to tamper with emissions control systems

Two diesel repair companies have pleaded guilty to conspiring to violate the Clean Air Act, according to the U.S. Attorney’s Office for the District of Colorado.

Dunkin’ Donuts employee points gun at trucker in drive-thru incident

An employee at a Florida Dunkin’ Donuts pulled a gun on a trucker after an argument on Monday morning.  The incident unfolded on May 10th in Melbourne, Florida at...

Police “appreciate” driver’s “honest response” to drug question – “I was smoking my meth...

A truck driver blatantly admitted to using methamphetamine after crashing into the back of a grocery store in Florida on Wednesday.  The accident happened at the Publix shopping center...

Driver accused of fatally shooting a fellow trucker at New Jersey truck stop pleads...

A California-based truck driver has pleaded guilty to charges related to the shooting death of another truck driver at a Pilot truck stop in January 2021. On June...

Trial begins for commercial driver accused of killing seven members of motorcycle club in...

On Monday, court proceedings began for a driver involved in a crash that claimed the lives of several members of Marine Corps. motorcycle club three years ago.

‘Colossal, record setting seizure’ — $11.8 million worth of cocaine seized from truckload of baby...

cocaine from a semi trailer, making for the "largest cocaine bust in 20 years," according to Laredo Port of Entry officials.

Texas DPS releases new information on team trucker shooting incident that left one driver...

The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) has released the identity of a truck driver who was fatally shot by police last week after reportedly shooting his co-driver multiple times

Woman convicted on murder charge for crash that caused trucker to ‘burn alive’

This week, a North Carolina woman was convicted and sentenced for a 2018 crash that killed a semi truck driver.