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Traffic stop becomes 23 pound meth bust

Photo: Dogwood and Main in El Centro EL CENTRO – Once again, a simple traffic stop has led to a significant arrest. On August 21st, an El Centro Police Department

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Calexico Border Agents arrest gang member

PHOTO: U.S. Customs and Border Protection CALEXICO — Border Patrol agents have announced the arrest of a Sureno gang member last Saturday afternoon. Just before 3 PM, agents on patrol witnessed

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El Centro man accused of making criminal threats against Imperial Valley College

PHOTO: Imperial County Sheriff IMPERIAL COUNTY — A 21-year-old El Centro man has been arrested on suspicion of making criminal threats to harm students and staff at Imperial Valley College,

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El Centro Border Patrol seizes smuggled drugs in two separate incidents

PHOTO: El Centro Sector Border Patrol SALTON CITY — Border Patrol agents at the Highway 86 checkpoint confiscated smuggled drugs in two separate incidents last weekend, according to reports. On Sunday,

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Knife-Wielding Fast Food Robber’s Hot-Footed Chase

Photo: 2499 N. Cottonwood Circle EL CENTRO — Police made quick work in the arrest of a fast-food robber early in the morning of July 19th. At approximately 1:50 AM,

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Two unprovoked stabbings by a stranger within an hour

Photo: North Imperial Avenue EL CENTRO – The El Centro Regional Medical Center reported a stabbing to the El Centro Police Department on the morning of Friday July 12th. The

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Two Significant Methamphetamine Seizures at the Border

WINTERHAVEN/ANDRADE BORDER – Two separate incidents at the Andrade port of entry gave U.S. Customs Border Protection Officers significant results. Inspections spiraled into large methamphetamine seizures. First, an encounter with

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El Centro PD makes 4 methamphetamine related arrests in under 24 hours

Photo: gun, meth and counterfeit currency seized EL CENTRO – Officers with the El Centro Police Department were in the midst of an operation on June 12th when they attempted

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Cockfighting ring busted, all 224 birds seized

Photo: John Michael Chappelear WESTMORELAND – Two search warrants were served in the Westmoreland area on May 28th in an effort to investigate an alleged cockfighting ring. Ultimately 224 birds

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Border Patrol Canine Detection Team Discovers Meth-Smuggling Attempt

Photo: confiscated meth SALTON CITY – A brazen meth-smuggling attempt was thwarted at the border when a Border Patrol canine detection team alerted to a 2012 black Jeep Wrangler driven