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Southern Border: Border Patrol Captures 13 Fugitives, Seizes $5.2 Million In Drugs Over July 4 Weekend

  Border Patrol Captures 13 Fugitives, Seizes $5.2 Million In Drugs Over July 4 Weekend Mary Lou Lang Border Patrol agents over the Fourth of July weekend seized $5.2 million worth of narcotics and captured 13 fugitives along the California border with Mexico. More than 300 pounds of methamphetamine, 223 pounds of cocaine, 45 pounds of heroine and other narcotics were seized by Border Patrol agents from Friday through Sunday, according to a press release issued Monday night by the U.S. Customs and Border Protection. The agents also arrested 13Read More


Border Patrol Agent Discovered On Side Of The Road With Serious Injuries Including Fingers Cut Off

                      EL PASO, TEXAS – U.S. Customs and Border Protection is assisting in the investigation of a report of an assault against an off-duty Border Patrol agent assigned to the Deming, New Mexico, Border Patrol Station. The agent was discovered on the side of the road by a motorist at 11 p.m. MDT. The agent suffered multiple, serious injuries to his head, chest and hands. Emergency Medical Services transported the agent to a nearby hospital where he is being treatedRead More


Trump Receives Immigration Wins And Losses In Proposed Budget

Trump Gets Immigration Wins And Losses In Proposed Budget Alex Pfeiffer Reporter The bipartisan budget agreement reached by congressional leaders late Sunday includes funds for border security, but increases the cap on a visa for low-skilled workers. The White House originally requested funding in the budget that would go towards building a wall on the southwestern border, but later retracted this demand as Democrats threatened a government shutdown. The deal that was reached provides $1.5 billion towards border security, but none of these funds will go toward constructing a newRead More


3,947 lbs of Marijuana Disguised as Limes Seized at Southern Border

Border Officers In Texas Discover 2 Tons Of Weed Disguised As Limesby Jason Chulack You may not want to use these “limes” in your margarita. At first, nothing seemed suspicious about a truckload of limes entering the United States from from Mexico, but upon further inspection U.S. Customs and Border Protection discovered that they weren’t limes at all. Image: Courtesy of U.S. Customs and Border Protection CBP officers seized 3,947 pounds of marijuana disguised as limes in Pharr, Texas on Jan. 30, according to a statement released on Tuesday. The seizureRead More