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Del Norte

Another arrest in Del Norte Jail smuggling case

Photo: Robert Sinnott Originally published as a Crescent City Police Department Facebook post –  “Through further investigation conducted by CCPD Officer Tyler Balch and Sgt. Justin Gill we have identified

Del Norte

Attempted Jail Smuggling Case

Photo: Roman Cromwell and Stephanie Bourgeois  Originally published as a Crescent City Police Department Facebook post –  “Roman Cromwell (age 28) and Stephanie Bourgeois (age 38) were arrested and booked in

Imperial

El Centro Sector Agents Arrest 34 in Two Separate Smuggling Events

The US Borders and Customs Protection report the arrest of 34 people in two different operations – “IMPERIAL – El Centro Sector Border Patrol agents arrested two men suspected of smuggling 32

Imperial

Twice in One Night – CBP Thwarts Two Meth-Smuggling Attempts at the Border

Photo: scene from the second incident CALEXICO, CA. – The CBP – El Centro Sector Border Patrol Agents intercepted two narcotics-smuggling attempts in two separate events on the night of

San Diego

Border Patrol arrests three, seizes bundles of meth

Originally published 6-11-20 by U.S. Customs & Border Patrol _____________________________________ “SAN DIEGO — U.S. Border Patrol agents arrested three people on Wednesday during two separate incidents.  Both vehicles had bundles of

Imperial

Border Patrol Encounters Smuggler’s Endangered Cargo: 21 Illegal Aliens

SALTON CITY – A driver of a tractor-trailer is being held in federal custody pending criminal charges for attempting to surreptitiously convey 21 persons on the morning of 04/30/2020. One

Imperial

USBP: Border Patrol Seizes Dangerous Drugs at Checkpoint

PHOTO: U.S. Customs & Border Protection Originally published May 4, 2020 by U.S. Customs & Border Protection: “SALTON CITY, Calif. – El Centro Sector Border Patrol agents working at the Highway 86 immigration

San Diego

Report: Border Patrol finds bundles of meth in woman’s car at Pine Valley checkpoint

PHOTO: USBP Originally published 4-14-20 by U.S. Customs & Border Protection: “PINE VALLEY, Calif. — U.S. Border Patrol agents arrested a woman at the I-8 checkpoint near Pine Valley on Monday

San Diego

ReCom’s Air, Land, and Sea Collaboration Squelches Smuggling Attempt at the Border

SAN DIEGO – A three-way collaboration on the land, the sea, and in the air brought the Regional Coordinating Mechanism (ReCoM) the results needed to prevent an attempted maritime smuggling

Imperial

Tractor trailer driver tries to smuggle 26 illegals across the border

SALTON CITY – On the evening of February 12, a man was arrested at the checkpoint at Highway 86, attempting to smuggle 26 illegal immigrants into the U.S. The tractor