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Mexican Smuggler Says Trump's Wall Won't Stop Him — Here's Why

Everything from dogs and blimps to Gamma-ray imaging systems and video surveillance is used to prevent people from crossing the U.S.-Mexico border, making the prospect of a wall seem obsolete.

February 14, 2017
8:10 AM EST
Pancho says he has been smuggling for 12 years and always finds a way across the US-Mexico border. Credit: Karen Coates
Tunnels beneath Nogales, Mexico, lead straight into Nogales, Ariz. Credit: Karen Coates
Sheriff's Deputy Sergeant Omar Rodriguez says there isn't enough law enforcement to stop smugglers. Credit: Karen Coates