DEL RIO, Texas – The Eagle Pass South Border Patrol Explorers Post 925 competed in the Fort Brown Border Patrol Law Enforcement Explorer Competition in Port Isabel.
“The Border Patrol Explorer Program brings a wide range of benefits to our youth, families and communities,” said Del Rio Sector Chief Patrol Agent Rodolfo Karisch. “I am extremely proud of our advisors and explorers for the hard work and dedication they bring to the program and in representing Del Rio Sector.”
On Sept. 12, Explorer Post 925 competed against 50 teams from federal and local Explorer Posts in this year’s event. Explorer Post 925 knew the importance of striving for excellence, all the while showing great sportsmanship and respect towards the other participants. The hard work and dedication of each member of Explorer Post 925 helped them earn a total of nine trophies.
The Del Rio Border Patrol Sector is part of the Joint Task Force-West South Texas Corridor, which leverages federal, state and local resources to combat transnational criminal organizations.
U.S. Customs and Border Protection is the unified border agency within the Department of Homeland Security charged with the management, control and protection of our nation's borders at and between the official ports of entry. CBP is charged with keeping terrorists and terrorist weapons out of the country while enforcing hundreds of U.S. laws.