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.
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Rio Grande Valley, Texas– Three valley companies have joined homeland security investigations to help employees through a program known as the IMAGE program.
HIDALGO, Texas—CBP arrested a 49-year-old man from Houston after discovering $3,260,000 worth of alleged methamphetamine concealed in his SUV.
Brownsville, Texas– A protocol that has migrants waiting on the Mexican side of the water for is there court hearing is not targeting Brazilians seeking asylum. The Department of Homeland Security credits this method in successfully granting family units that help they need, but some advocacy groups have raised their concerns.
Laredo, Texas– Border patrol in a joint effort with other law enforcement agencies detained 31 undocumented immigrants inside a stash house.
McAllen, Texas — The acting secretary of homeland security chad wolf came to the valley this afternoon to see first hand the construction of the border wall.
K9 helps Cameron county authorities discover several thousand dollars worth of narcotics.
In Raymondville, the recent discovery of 86 immigrants inside a tractor-trailer takes us back to a case that happened a year ago in San Antonio. Now more than ever, federal agents are tackling down on human smuggling Homeland Security Deputy Special Agent Timothy Tubbs, says undocumented immigrants will risk it all while searching for a […]
Homeland security agents raiding a house on the 1900 block of Washington avenue in Harlingen. The search warrant led to the arrest of an unidentified man for child exploitation.. Hsi was at the scene early this morning for several hours collecting evidence for their investigation. No other details on the suspect or victim have been […]
Photo: White House 01 NOV 17 14:02 ET By Dan Merica and Tal Kopan, CNN (CNN) — President Donald Trump, during a White House Cabinet meeting Wednesday, said he wants to terminate the Diversity Visa Lottery, a program that distributes around 50,000 visas to countries where there is a low rate of immigration to the US. […]
Authorities at the National Butterfly Center have proposed to file a lawsuit against homeland security. Fox News cameras were rolling as the owners of the center, located next to the Rio Grande River, confronted Border Patrol about their work in preparation for the Border Wall. According to Marian Trevino Wright, the director of the center, […]
[KGVID]https://dcl9dohvvr1qz.cloudfront.net/wp-content/uploads/2017/08/22040449/falfuriusimmigrants.m4v[/KGVID] Falfurrias (KFXV) – The border patrol agents find 60 undocumented immigrants locked inside a refrigerated trailer carry the border patrol agents find 60 undocumented immigrants locked inside a refrigerated trailer carrying vegetables. Agents say they discovered the large group when a K-9 alerted them. The immigrants were laying on top of a pallet of […]
Agents at Matamoros International Bridge made of cocaine seizure valued at more than $270,000. According to us customs officials, a 22-year-old american female from San Benito, attempted to cross 15 packages containing more than 36 lb of cocaine hidden inside her vehicle as she re-entered the country. Agents discovered the narcotics and arrested her, seized […]
Brownsville (KFXV) — Officials at the Gateway International Bridge seized more than $150,000 in cocaine. According to U.S. Customs and Border Protection, their agents stopped a 41-year-old Mexican citizen — residing in Matamoros — as he attempted to cross into the United States. Inside his vehicle, they found eight packages hidden, containing more than 20 […]
Pharr (KFXV) — Over $201,000 worth of drugs are seized at the international bridge. Customs and Border Protection Agents seized 26 pounds of cocaine in 11 packages at the Pharr International Bridge after running a secondary inspection on a 2010 Jeep Compass. The vehicle was driven by 19-year-old male from Alamo. Agents seized the narcotics […]
PHARR (KFXV) — CBP operations thwart another plan to smuggle drugs across the border this time in a shipment of jalapeños. The seizure happened on May 27th, when CBP officers assigned to the Pharr International Bridge pulled over a tractor-trailer. Officers extracted 57 packages containing a total of 655 pounds of alleged marijuana mixed in […]
Brownsville (KFXV) — A drug bust to the tune of over $194,000 at the Gateway International Bridge, Customs agents intercepted two loads of alleged cocaine. In the first seizure, a 19-year-old female, Mexican citizen had two packages hidden inside an SUV. The alleged cocaine has an estimated street value of about $35,000. The second seizure […]
Anzalduas (KFXV) — Customs and Border Protection officers seize over $1 million dollars – in liquid meth – at the Anzalduas International Bridge. With the help of a canine team, CBP officers discovered 64 pounds of liquid Meth inside 26 milk and juice cartons. The vehicle driven by a 23-year-old U.S.citizen who was not identified. […]