Border Patrol apprehends 6 smugglers, 12 illegal immigrants and seizes marijuana

Yuma, Arizona - Yuma Sector Border Patrol agents apprehended six smugglers, 12 illegal immigrants from countries other than Mexico, and seized 313 pounds of marijuana yesterday.

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ICE arrests 40 criminal aliens during 3-day operation

Irving, Texas - U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) officers arrested 40 convicted criminal aliens during a three-day operation which concluded Saturday.

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Customs and Border Patrol Commissioner Kerlikowske’s Trip to Mexico

Mexico City, Mexico - U.S. Customs and Border Protection Commissioner R. Gil Kerlikowske concluded his visit to Mexico City Saturday where he participated in a series of meetings with his counterparts from the Government of Mexico and the private sector.

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Shadow Wolves mark 40 year anniversary of tracking human smugglers and contraband in the Southwest Desert

Washington, DC - Being in the desert for 40 years is not just a biblical narrative; it's also the story of the Shadow Wolves. For 40 years, this elite special unit of tactical officers from U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement's (ICE) Homeland Security Investigations (HSI) has been scouring about 5,000 square miles of vast southwestern desert tribal land, 75 miles of which are located on the U.S-Mexico border, known as the Tohono O'odham Nation.

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Driver Caught at Border with Four Tons of Pot

Nogales, Arizona - A Mexican man was arrested Wednesday at the Port of Nogales for attempting to smuggle more than 8,000 pounds of marijuana into the United States.

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San Luis CBP Nabs Smuggler with Heroin in Shoes

San Luis, Arizona - A 23-year-old man was arrested Monday for attempting to smuggle nearly two pounds of heroin into the United States.

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