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Airborne Kettlebells Full of Meth Seized Two Days in a Row

  CALEXICO, CA – El Centro Sector Border Patrol Agents had their hands full – literally and figuratively on both May 5th and 6th in the border area where smuggled


Border Patrol Agents Thwart Deadly Narcotics Smuggling Attempt Through Checkpoint

Photo: Border patrol K-9 Originally published as a US Customs and Border Protection press release – SALTON CITY, Calif. – El Centro Sector Border Patrol agents arrested a man attempting to smuggle fentanyl

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Border Patrol Agents Nab Meth Traffickers – Thwarted on the I-10 Highway

Photo: example of 36 pounds of meth INDIO – El Centro Border Patrol Agents encountered a silver Nissan Altima on Interstate 10 near the Washington Avenue exit on 04/08/2021. The


Border Patrol Agents Halt Meth Smuggling Attempt Through Checkpoint

Photo: 7.73 pounds of meth Originally published as a U.S. Customs and Border Protection press release –  “OCOTILLO, Calif. – El Centro Sector Border Patrol agents arrested two individuals attempting to

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DHS Partners’ Team-Up Tracks Boat for Hefty Seizure – 333 LBS. of Meth

Photo: confiscated meth SAN DIEGO – A Maritime smuggling attempt was thwarted when U.S. Customs and Border Protection Air and Marine Operations (AMO), Office of Field Operations (OFO), U.S. Border

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Sinaloa Cartel Drug-Trafficker and Drug-Proceeds Money-LaundererSinaloa Cartel Drug-Trafficker and Drug-Proceeds Money-Launderer Extradited from Italy

SAN DIEGO – The United States Department of Justice, Office of the United States Attorneys has announced an important milestone in a long-running active investigation into a worldwide drug-trafficking conspiracy

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USBP Seizes More Than 100 Lbs. of Hard Narcotics

Photo: confiscated drugs Originally appeared as a USBP press release –  VISTA, Calif. — U.S. Border Patrol agents in North County San Diego arrested a man on Thursday who had 54


Search and Seizure – X-Ray plus K-9 Reveal: Over $2 Million in Hard Narcotics Nabbed

CALEXICO BORDER – A single sweep nabbed a significant score of dangerous narcotics on 10/01/2020. U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) officers at the Calexico port of entry stopped a


International Crackdown Targets Darknet Dealers: Key Member of SoCal Drug-Trafficking Organization Charged

LOS ANGELES – An international effort to disrupt narcotics trafficking on the darknet announced charges Tuesday against a Southern California drug-trafficking organization’s key member who had allegedly supplied methamphetamine as


Border Patrol Agents Halt Meth Smuggling Attempt

The US Customs and  Border Protection stopped a man from smuggling meth into the country – “NILAND – El Centro Sector Border Patrol Agents halted a narcotics smuggling attempt on Tuesday.