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Narcotics Smuggling Attempts Thwarted at Ports of Entry in Two Counties

Ports of entry in the San Diego and Imperial Valley Counties were the scenes of two major drug smuggling attempts, this past weekend. More than 280 LBS of dangerous drugs

San Diego

Calexico Border Agents Arrest Two Convicted Sex Offenders

CALEXICO – Two separate incidents produced two arrests at the border. Two undocumented males turned out to be convicted sex offenders attempting to illegally cross the border. At 5:50 AM,

Imperial

Agents Seize Meth Hidden in Furniture at Highway 86 Checkpoint

Originally Published by U.S. Customs and Border Protection   Release Date: October 21, 2021 SALTON CITY, Calif. – El Centro Sector Border Patrol agents seized almost 75 pounds of methamphetamine

Imperial

El Centro Sector agents reportedly arrest gang member at Calexico border

Originally published 9-3-21 by U.S. Customs and Border Protection: “CALEXICO, Calif. – U.S. Border Patrol agents assigned to the El Centro Sector arrested a Third Street gang member Thursday night. The incident occurred

Imperial

Border Patrol: Gang member arrested within minutes of illegally entering U.S.

Originally published 9-1-21 by U.S. Customs and Border Protection: “CALEXICO, Calif. – U.S. Border Patrol agents assigned to the El Centro Sector arrested a gang member Tuesday evening. At about 9:55 p.m., agents

Imperial

Border Patrol: U.S. woman stopped at border with packages of drugs strapped to her body

Photo: U.S. Customs and Border Protection Originally published 1-25-21 by U.S. Customs and Border Protection: “SALTON CITY, Calif. – El Centro Sector Border Patrol agents seized methamphetamine, fentanyl and heroin in two

Imperial

El Centro Border Patrol agents thwart two drug-smuggling attempts

Photos: U.S. Customs and Border Protection Originally published 1-27-21 by U.S. Customs and Border Protection: “SALTON CITY, Calif. – El Centro Sector Border Patrol Agents stopped two drug smuggling attempts at two different

San Diego

Border Patrol detains convicted sex offender at San Diego Sector border

Originally published 1-25-21 by United States Customs and Border Protection: “JACUMBA, Calif. — Saturday afternoon, San Diego Sector (SDC) Border Patrol agents arrested a previously deported sex offender who had entered

Imperial

El Centro Sector: Previously deported sex offender arrested again at border

Originally published 10-19-20 by U.S. Customs and Border Protection: “OCOTILLO, Calif. – U.S. Border Patrol agents assigned to the El Centro Sector arrested an illegal alien who was previously convicted of a sexual

Imperial

“Mirror patrol” results in discovery of narcotics at border

Originally published 10-20-20 by U.S. Customs and Border Protection: “CALEXICO, Calif. – El Centro Sector Border Patrol and Mexican authorities seized narcotics on their respective sides of the border during a binational mirror