Category Archives: Border News

Seven arrested, 10 pounds of meth seized in federal raids today

orovillemr.com Seven arrested, 10 pounds of meth seized in federal raids today OROVILLE — Seven people were arrested on federal charges and 10 pounds of methamphetamine were seized during raids…

Fourth Man Pleads Guilty In 2009 Border Patrol Agent Shooting

foxnews.com Fourth Man Pleads Guilty In 2009 Border Patrol Agent Shooting Read more: http://latino.foxnews.com/latino/news/2013/08/22/fourth-man-pleads-guilty-in-200-border-patrol-agent– shooting/#ixzz2cqSfNuDf A fourth suspect has pleaded guilty in connection with the 2009 killing of a U.S….

Captures bring more fear than relief at Mexico border

yahoo.com Captures bring more fear than relief at Mexico border Instead of bringing relief, the recent capture of drug lords in northern Mexico has raised fears of new turf wars…

Border Patrol seizes 9 tons of marijuana in 2 days

ketknbc.com Border Patrol seizes 9 tons of marijuana in 2 days RGV KVEO (NEWSCENTER 23) — Nine tons of marijuana was intercepted in the Valley during August 15th and 16th….

CBP at the Pharr International Bridge Seize $1.5 Million Worth of Marijuana

cbp.gov CBP at the Pharr International Bridge Seize $1.5 Million Worth of Marijuana Pharr, Texas — Officers with U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) at the Pharr International Bridge seized…

MCSO: AZ Minuteman points AR-15 rifle at sheriff’s deputy

From kpho.com: GILA BEND, AZ (CBS5) – An Arizona Minuteman scouting for drug runners and undocumented immigrants allegedly pointed his rifle at a Maricopa County sheriff’s deputy after he mistook…

War on the Border

From nytimes.com: THREE generations of Loews have worked the family’s 63 acres in Amado, Ariz. In the last 20 years, the Loew family harvested thousands of pounds of onions, garlic…

San Luis CBP Intercepts Nearly $200K in Meth

cbp.gov San Luis CBP Intercepts Nearly $200K in Meth San Luis, Ariz. – A Mexican national was arrested yesterday following a failed attempt to smuggle nearly 13 pounds of meth…

Del Rio Sector Border Patrol Agents Seize 7.27 Pounds of Methamphetamine

cbp.gov Del Rio Sector Border Patrol Agents Seize 7.27 Pounds of Methamphetamine Del Rio, Texas – U.S. Border Patrol agents working in Eagle Pass seized more than 7 pounds of…

Nogales CBP Officers Seize Nearly $591K in Coke

cbp.gov Nogales CBP Officers Seize Nearly $591K in Coke Nogales, Ariz. — A Mexican national was arrested yesterday at the Port of Nogales for attempting to smuggle nearly 65 pounds…

Task force seizes $7.2M in marijuana in Pinal County

azcentral.com Task force seizes $7.2M in marijuana in Pinal County TUCSON — Federal authorities in southern Arizona say they’ve seized more than $7 million worth of marijuana.   U.S. Customs…

El Centro Sector Border Patrol Saves Two Young Women From Triple Digit Temperatures in Desert Heat

cbp.gov El Centro Sector Border Patrol Saves Two Young Women From Triple Digit Temperatures in Desert Heat Calexico, Calif. – El Centro Sector Border Patrol is staying busy during this…

$4M Worth of Marijuana Seized From Boat Off La Jolla

patch.com $4M Worth of Marijuana Seized From Boat Off La Jolla U.S. Custom and Border Protection officials confiscated 38 bales of marijuana valued at $4,105,000 from a panga boat off…

Panga Boat, 1200 Pounds of Marijuana Seized on North Coast

patch.com Panga Boat, 1200 Pounds of Marijuana Seized on North Coast A lifeguard led the apprehension of four men suspected of smuggling 175 bundles of marijuana on a 35-foot Panga…

Border Patrol seizes 6.5 tons of marijuana and bust 3 stash houses

kveo.com Border Patrol seizes 6.5 tons of marijuana and bust 3 stash houses Edinburg, TX (News Center 23) — U.S. Border Patrol agents from the Rio Grande Valley Sector encountered…

No sign of suspected smugglers in $7.2 million drug bust

tucsonnewsnow No sign of suspected smugglers in $7.2 million drug bust TUCSON, AZ (Tucson News Now) – Customs and Border Protection officers and West Desert Task Force members seized $7.2…

Dept. of Homeland Security Concedes Asylum Requests at Border Double

From breitbart.com: On Friday, the Department of Homeland Security conceded that requests for asylum in the United States along the border between the United States and Mexico have more than…

Floating Corpse Greets Congressional Delegation at Mexican Border

From breitbart.com: A body believed to be that of a Honduran national killed by Mexican drug cartel violence was seen floating in the Rio Grande river as a congressional delegation…

cbp.gov CBP Officers at Andrade Port Discover 26 Pounds of Methamphetamine Hidden Inside Bumper of Vehicle Andrade, Calif. – U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers working at the Andrade port…

Heroin Makes a Comeback

wsj.com Heroin Makes a Comeback ELLENSBURG, Wash.—This small city east of the Cascade Mountains is known for its hay farms, rodeos and, increasingly, something more sinister: a growing heroin problem….