” CBP Announces Pilot Program to Route Empty Tractors and Trailers North to the Colombia-Solidaridad Bridge starting December 7″


LAREDO, Texas - The U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) Office of Customs Operations (OFO) at the Laredo Port of Entry announced through a recent trade bulletin that as of December 7, 2020 all Empty northbound tractor-trailers, with the exception of bona fide participants in Trusted Trader Programs (CBP-Trade Association…

“ICE targets aliens who failed to depart US voluntarily in nationwide operation ‘Broken Promise'”


WASHINGTON – U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) Senior Official Performing the Duties of Director Tony Pham announced Thursday in McAllen, Texas,  an ongoing national enforcement effort called “Operation Broken Promise,” targeting for arrest and removal aliens who promised  to voluntarily leave the country, versus face a formal deportation, but…

“Trump’s Administration, Border Control Continues to Fight Crime–Over $1.3M of Counterfeit Currency Intercepted by CBP Officers in Chicago”


CHICAGO–U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers at the Chicago International Mail Facility (IMF) recently seized a package from Ukraine that contained bogus currency totaling more than $1.3 million. Last night, November 16, officers at the IMF inspected a parcel that was coming from Ukraine and heading to Joliet. The officers…

“Border Patrol Arrests 2 Woman For Smuggling Methamphetamine”


SALTON SEA, Calif. – El Centro Sector Border Patrol agents arrested two woman attempting to smuggle methamphetamine on Wednesday evening. The incident occurred at approximately 10 p.m., when a woman driving a silver Chrysler Sebring along with a female occupant approached the Highway 86 checkpoint. A Border Patrol K-9 detection team alerted…

“CBP Officers Seize $201,585 in Unreported Currency at the Roma Port of Entry”


ROMA, Texas —U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP)  continuing to protect our Country's border.  The CBP officers at the Roma Port of Entry recently seized more than $200,000 in unreported currency concealed in a vehicle during an outbound examination. "Our CBP officers are dedicated to stopping the movement of illegal…

“High Ranking MS-13 Gang Member Facing Federal Firearms Charges After Nightclub Shooting”


WASHINGTON, D.C.---A criminal complaint was unsealed Nov. 6 charging the local leader of an MS-13 Gang clique with being a convicted felon in possession of a firearm, announced Acting Assistant Attorney General Brian C. Rabbitt of the Justice Department’s Criminal Division and U.S. Attorney Don Cochran for the Middle District…

“Border Patrol Arrests Two Gang Members”


CALEXICO, Calif. – U.S. Border Patrol agents assigned to the El Centro Sector arrested two illegal aliens who are documented gang members on Monday evening.   The first incident occurred at around 6:40 p.m., when agents assigned to the Calexico Border Patrol Station observed a man illegally enter the United States. Agents apprehended the man…