Nearly a million dollars worth of cocaine confiscated at a local international bridge. Customs And Border Protection officers at The Gateway International Bridge in Brownsville sent a vehicle to secondary inspection.As authorities inspected the vehcile, they found 24 packages of cocaine weighing 122 pounds. The case was turned over to Immigration and Customs Enforcement.
Claudia Patricia Gomez Gonzalez and a group of migrants crossed into the United States and arrived in the city of Rio Bravo on May 23, 2018. According to the lawsuit, a border patrol agent came in contact with the group. Claudia and another person stayed behind in a vacant lot as everyone else scattered. Documents […]
The restrictions in place at local ports of entry could be extended past the original May 20th deadline. Last month, U.S. and Mexican leaders temporarily limited border crossing to only essential travel for 30 days. Congressman Henry Cuellar says he has been in contact with Mexican authorities and says it is possible this restriction will […]
Customs and border protection officers seize over 385 thousand dollars of narcotics.
Customs and border protection continue to disrupt smuggling attempts throughout the Rio Grande Valley.
Border patrol is implementing new safety measures after a spike in the number of Chinese nationals trying to enter the Rio Grande Valley
Hidalgo County, Texas– CBP officers continue to confiscate currency and narcotics at local international bridges. (Smuggling Attempts)
Laredo, Texas– Customs and border protection welcomed their new field operations director during a change of command ceremony.
South Texas– Customs and border protection seized in nearly 1.5 million dollars worth of narcotics in separate incidents.
McAllen, Texas– The Department of Homeland Security Acting Deputy Secretary Ken Cuccinelli arrived at the Rio Grande Valley. He spoke about the success of the Trump administration’s initiative aimed at securing the border.
U.S. Customs and Border Protection introduces biometric facial comparison technology at the pedestrian border crossings in Brownsville, Texas starting today February 24. The technology will enhance the identity verification process for lawful entry into the United States.
Laredo, Texas– According to CBP, it’s the use of technology and detailed inspections that assisted them with this drug seizure.
Brownsville, Texas– An organization is asking charro days fiesta to remove federal agencies from his annual festival events in Brownsville.
South Texas– CBP officers seized a $757,000 narcotics in two separate incidents.
HIDALGO, Texas—CBP arrested a 49-year-old man from Houston after discovering $3,260,000 worth of alleged methamphetamine concealed in his SUV.
Laredo, Texas– CBP officers detained a man who was wanted on a sexual assault case of a child.
Brownsville, Texas– Border patrol agents seized over $200,000 worth of narcotics at a local port of entry.
Laredo, Texas– According to customs and border protection, the man was arrested when he tried crossing through the Juarez-Lincoln international bridge.