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Media Releases from the previous administrations are available in the Archive section of our website.
Monday, July 27, 2020 | Local Media Release
Border Patrol agents searched the engine compartment
of the vehicle and discovered four packages
hidden inside a container that was placed within...
Monday, July 13, 2020 | Local Media Release
The total weight of the methamphetamine was
145.5 pounds with an estimated
street value of $327,375

HEBER, Calif. – El Centro Sector Border Patrol...

Friday, July 10, 2020 | Local Media Release

NILAND, Calif. – El Centro Sector Border Patrol agents seized methamphetamine at the Highway 111 checkpoint on Thursday afternoon.

A search of the...
Tuesday, July 7, 2020 | Local Media Release

NILAND, Calif. – U.S. Border Patrol agents assigned to the El Centro Sector arrested a man on Monday convicted of a sexual offense.

The incident...

Monday, June 29, 2020 | Local Media Release

NILAND, Calif. – El Centro Sector Border Patrol agents seized methamphetamine on two separate events over the weekend.

The first incident...

Monday, June 1, 2020 | Local Media Release

NILAND, Calif. – U.S. Border Patrol agents assigned to the El Centro Sector arrested a man on Saturday convicted of a sexual offense.

The...

Thursday, May 28, 2020 | Local Media Release

NILAND, Calif. – U.S. Border Patrol agents assigned to the El Centro Sector arrested a convicted murderer on Wednesday morning.

The incident...

Monday, May 18, 2020 | Local Media Release

NILAND, Calif. – El Centro Sector Border Patrol agents working at the Highway 111 immigration checkpoint arrested a woman suspected of smuggling narcotics...

Thursday, May 14, 2020 | Local Media Release

NILAND, Calif. – El Centro Sector Border Patrol agents working at the Highway 111 immigration checkpoint arrested a woman suspected of smuggling narcotics...

Monday, May 11, 2020 | Local Media Release

NILAND, Calif. – El Centro Sector Border Patrol agents working near the Highway 111 immigration checkpoint arrested an armed man suspected of smuggling six...

Monday, April 27, 2020 | Local Media Release

NILAND, Calif. – El Centro Sector Border Patrol agents working at the Highway 111 and Highway 86 immigration checkpoints arrested six individuals in two...

Wednesday, January 29, 2020 | Local Media Release

NILAND, Calif. – El Centro Sector Border Patrol agents working at the Highway 111 and Highway 86 immigration checkpoints...

Thursday, January 2, 2020 | Local Media Release

NILAND, Calif. – El Centro Sector Border Patrol agents working at the Highway 111 immigration checkpoint arrested a man...

Wednesday, November 6, 2019 | Local Media Release

NILAND, Calif. – U.S. Border Patrol agents assigned to the El Centro Sector arrested a sex offender Tuesday morning.

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Monday, October 28, 2019 | Local Media Release

NILAND, Calif. – El Centro Sector Border Patrol agents working at the Highway 111 immigration checkpoint arrested a man...

Friday, June 14, 2019 | Local Media Release

NILAND, Calif. – El Centro Sector Border Patrol agents working at the Highway 111 immigration checkpoint arrested a man suspected of smuggling...

Thursday, January 31, 2019 | Local Media Release

LORDSBURG, N.M. – Border Patrol Agents working in conjunction with New Mexico National Guard seize more than $100,000 worth of...

Monday, January 28, 2019 | Local Media Release

MECCA, Calif. – U.S. Border Patrol agents assigned to the El Centro Sector arrested an woman driving a stolen vehicle on Sunday evening.

The incident...

Monday, September 24, 2018 | Local Media Release

NILAND, Calif. – El Centro Sector Border Patrol agents assigned to the Highway 111 immigration checkpoint arrested two U.S. citizens suspected of smuggling...

Friday, September 21, 2018 | Local Media Release

NILAND, Calif. – El Centro Sector Border Patrol agents assigned to the Highway 111 immigration checkpoint arrested a U.S. citizen suspected of smuggling...

Friday, September 14, 2018 | Local Media Release

EL CENTRO, Calif. – Border Patrol Agents arrested a man suspected of alien smuggling in El Centro Sector Wednesday afternoon.

The apprehension was...

Friday, September 7, 2018 | Local Media Release

INDIO, Calif. – El Centro Sector Border Patrol agents assigned to both the Highway 86 and Highway 111 checkpoints have increased arrests by more than 100...

Monday, August 13, 2018 | Local Media Release

EL CENTRO, Calif. – U.S. Border Patrol agents assigned to the El Centro Sector Border Patrol arrested a previously deported aggravated felon and a man with...

Tuesday, June 12, 2018 | Local Media Release

NILAND, Calif. – U.S. Border Patrol agents assigned to the El Centro Sector arrested a previously deported sex offender, along...

Monday, January 8, 2018 | Local Media Release

NILAND, Calif. – El Centro Sector Border Patrol agents assigned to the Highway 111 checkpoint arrested a 14-year-old girl suspected of smuggling...

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