CBP Intercepted Loads Of Cocaine And Fentanyl At The Phass International Bridge Cargo Facility


PHARR, Texas (October 7, 2021) —U.S. Customs and Border Protection, Office of Field Operations (OFO) at the Pharr International Bridge Cargo Facility intercepted $1,233,000 in alleged cocaine and fentanyl in two incidents. “CBP officers intercepted these loads of cocaine and fentanyl thanks to great teamwork and the utilization of all…

United States Obtains $140 Million in False Claims Act Judgments Against South Carolina Pain Management Clinics, Drug Testing Laboratories and a Substance Abuse Counseling Center


SOUTH CAROLINA (September 3, 3021)---On Thursday, the U.S. District Court for the District of South Carolina entered default judgments for the United States totaling $136,025,077 against Oaktree Medical Centre P.C. (Oaktree), FirstChoice Healthcare P.C. (FirstChoice), Labsource LLC (Labsource), Pain Management Associates of the Carolinas LLC (PMA of the Carolinas) and…

Drugs Pouring Over The Southern Border: Methamphetamine And Heroin


BROWNSVILLE, Texas (August 14, 2021)— U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) officers at the Gateway International Bridge intercepted a load of alleged methamphetamine and heroin. CBP officers discovered the narcotics hidden within a 2006 Toyota. “Our officers use a variety of law enforcement tools in conducting their inspections to secure…

Drug Kingpin ‘El Chapo’s’ Wife Pleads Guilty To Charges In US As Part Of A Plea Deal


WASHINGTON (June 10, 2021) — The wife of Mexican drug kingpin Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman pleaded guilty Thursday to charges in the U.S. and admitted that she helped her husband run his multibillion-dollar criminal empire. Emma Coronel Aispuro, wearing a green jail uniform, appeared in federal court in Washington and…

Governor Ron DeSantis Signs Landmark Legislation to Ban Vaccine Passports and Stem Government Overreach


St. Petersburg, Fla. (May 3, 2021) – Today, Governor Ron DeSantis was joined by local legislators and small business owners in St. Petersburg where he signed Senate Bill (SB) 2006, landmark legislation aimed at stemming the tide of local and state government overreach. The bill takes aim at arbitrary lockdowns,…