Two Salvadoran Nationals Sentenced to Prison for Assault on Border Patrol Agent

Del Rio, Texas - Two Salvadoran nationals were sentenced to prison recently for an attack on a U.S. Border Patrol agent last year.

ICE arrests 331 in Midwest during monthlong enforcement action

Chicago, Illinois - Officers from U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement's (ICE) Enforcement and Removal Operations (ERO) arrested 331 individuals during a monthlong operation targeting criminal aliens and other immigration violators in six Midwestern states.

Border Patrol agents foil weekend smuggling at I-8 checkpoint

Yuma, Arizona - Yuma Sector Border Patrol agents working at the Interstate 8 immigration checkpoint thwarted two smuggling attempts resulting in arrests for alien and narcotics smuggling this past weekend.

Yuma Sector Border Patrol agents seize more than one million dollars’ worth of narcotics

Yuma, Arizona - Over a four-day period beginning Monday, drug seizures increased significantly at and around immigration checkpoints in Yuma Sector. More than 100 pounds of narcotics, with an estimated value of more than one million dollars were seized during that period.

CBP Officers Seize Meth at Port of San Luis

San Luis, Arizona - U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers at the Port of San Luis arrested a U.S. Citizen attempting to smuggle $156,000 in methamphetamine on Thursday.