Category Archives: Border News

Border Patrol Stops Smugglers at I-19 Checkpoint

cbp.gov Border Patrol Stops Smugglers at I-19 Checkpoint Tucson, Ariz. – Multiple arrests were made recently when Tucson Sector Border Patrol agents stopped smugglers from bringing meth, marijuana and illegal…

USVI CBP Intercept Barrels Loaded with Marijuana

cbp.gov USVI CBP Intercept Barrels Loaded with Marijuana St. Thomas, USVI – U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) officers seized Thursday nearly 62 kilos (136 pounds) of marijuana concealed in…

Border Patrol Apprehends Man with $648K Worth of Meth at California Checkpoint

cbp.gov Border Patrol Apprehends Man with $648K Worth of Meth at California Checkpoint San Clemente, Calif.—U.S. Border Patrol agents thwarted a methamphetamine smuggling attempt at the San Clemente, Calif. checkpoint…

Border Volunteers Patrolling Private Ranches In South Texas

cbslocal.com Border Volunteers Patrolling Private Ranches In South Texas Not content with the way the federal government is securing the border or with sitting by and doing nothing about it,…

Arizona Ranchers Say Mexican Drug Lords Rule in U.S. Border Regions: ‘We’re Living By the Law Of the Cartels’

From theblaze,com: American ranchers living along Arizona’s southwest border are living in a war zone. They are fed up with a federal government that has failed them and warn that…

Immigrants from India surge across Arizona border

From azcentral.com: On a recent Friday night in Phoenix, an unmarked white Department of Homeland Security bus pulls up to a curb near the Greyhound bus station. The door swings…

Border Patrol seizes 9 tons of pot at San Clemente checkpoint

latimes.com Border Patrol seizes 9 tons of pot at San Clemente checkpoint By Carla Rivera August 31, 2013, 11:20 a.m.   U.S. Border Patrol agents seized marijuana valued at more…

Assault on NPS employee highlights danger along U.S.-Mexico border

eenews.net Assault on NPS employee highlights danger along U.S.-Mexico border Federal and local law enforcement are still trying to determine whether an assault on a uniformed maintenance worker at Chiricahua…

Iran Aggressively Recruiting ‘Invisible Army’ of Latin American Converts to Infiltrate U.S. Through ‘Soft Belly’ of the Southern Border

From theblaze.com: Iran is recruiting an “invisible army” of revolutionary sympathizers in Latin America to infiltrate the U.S. through the “soft belly” of the southern border, U.S. officials and national…

More photos released in attack on Arizona park service employee

From azstarnet.com: The Cochise County Sheriff’s Office is seeking information about men who were seen at Chiricahua National Monument in the days leading up to an attack on a park…

Along border, preparing to live with the real-world consequences of immigration debate

From washingtonpost.com: IN SOCORRO, Tex. — There are 36 congressional districts in Texas, but the 23rd is a geographic monster that swallows up almost a quarter of the state, stretching…

Property owners livid after feds seize their private land

From kgun9.com: NOGALES, Ariz. (KGUN9-TV) -The feds’ are exercising eminent domain along the Mexico border– buying up property- but paying very little for it. Landowners in Santa Cruz county are…

Illicit narcotics discovered near Salton Sea, strapped to ultralight

mydesert.com Illicit narcotics discovered near Salton Sea, strapped to ultralight NILAND — Authorities found about 200 pounds of drugs attached to an ultralight aircraft near the Salton Sea Wednesday morning….

Multiple border busts yield $1.38M in cash, drugs

kvoa.com Multiple border busts yield $1.38M in cash, drugs Six people were arrested recently in multiple smuggling attempts here involving local residents and Mexican nationals.   U.S. Customs and Border…

San Diego CBP Officers Find Cache of Hard Narcotics in Gas Tank Valued at $900,000

cbp.gov/ San Diego CBP Officers Find Cache of Hard Narcotics in Gas Tank Valued at $900,000 Otay Mesa, Calif. — U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers at the Otay Mesa…

Border Patrol agents seize nearly 8,400 pounds of marijuana

kveo.com Border Patrol agents seize nearly 8,400 pounds of marijuana RIO GRANDE VALLEY, TX (KVEO NEWSCENTER 23) — U.S. Border Patrol agents from the Rio Grande Valley Sector seized more…

Calexico CBP Officers Intercept $205,000 worth of Hard Narcotics, Capture Homicide Suspect

cbp.gov Calexico CBP Officers Intercept $205,000 worth of Hard Narcotics, Capture Homicide Suspect Calexico, Calif. — U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers at the downtown Calexico port of entry over…

Pot farms in forests a growing problem

policeone.com Pot farms in forests a growing problem CHEQUAMEGON-NICOLET, Wis. — Visits to Chequamegon-Nicolet National Forest in Wisconsin come with a warning these days. It’s not ticks that forest officials…

Agents shocked as cartel boss involved in torture death of DEA colleague slips away

foxnews.com Agents shocked as cartel boss involved in torture death of DEA colleague slips away Read more: http://www.foxnews.com/politics/2013/08/27/drug-agents-shocked-release/#ixzz2dZBjssQU WASHINGTON –  Mexican and U.S. authorities are scrambling to find a 60-year-old…

U.S. Fighting Mexican Cartels with Privatized Manned Aerial Surveillance

From breitbart.com: It has long been known that U.S. authorities use unmanned aerial drones to patrol the nearly 2,000-mile U.S./Mexico border. However, a recent report by FOX News’ William La…