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Laredo Sector Border Patrol Participates in Tolerance Parade

Release Date: 
December 20, 2018

LAREDO, Texas – The Laredo Sector proudly participated in the Fifth Annual Tolerance Parade at John B. Alexander High School in Laredo, Texas.

Laredo Sector Border Patrol agents and Ringo, the sector's canine mascot, particpated in the Fith annual Tolerance parade that honors the hard work of Special AEDucation students at Alexander High School
Laredo Sector Border Patrol agents, joined by
canine mascot "Ringo," participate in the fifth
annual Tolerance Parade that honors the work
of Special Education students at Alexander
High School as they finish the fall semester.

On a brisk, cool December 20 morning, the Laredo Sector Border Community Liaison program, Laredo North Station’s Utility Terrain Vehicle (UTV) and All-Terrain Vehicle (ATV) Units, the Laredo South Station Bike Patrol, and Ringo, the Laredo Sector canine mascot participated in the parade with over 60 participants. The parade twice circled the school and included the school’s various student and extracurricular organizations, Webb County Judge Tano Tijerina, Webb County Constable's Office, Z93 and 98.1 radio stations and even Santa Claus.

The parade is the school’s annual event that focuses on tolerance and celebrating each and every one of their students with and without disabilities. This parade honors their Special Education students as the school finishes their fall semester by focusing on empathy, tolerance, and respect

The Laredo Sector Border Patrol is committed to community involvement, and the holiday season in particular allows agents to give back to the community we work and live in.

Last modified: 
December 21, 2018