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CBP Highlights Arrests and Seizures of the Week

Release Date: 
October 8, 2010

Washington - A daring rescue, concealed and disguised narcotics, guns and ammo, stow away pests as well as fugitives and felons make up the fabric of another busy week for the men and women serving in U.S. Customs and Border Protection. Highlights of this week's activity include:

October 6, 2010: El Paso, Texas -

October 6, 2010: Yuma, Ariz. -

October 6, 2010: Aguadilla, P.R. -

October 5, 2010: Edinburg, Texas -

October 5, 2010: El Paso, Texas -

October 5, 2010: Niland, Calif. -

October 5, 2010: San Diego -

October 4, 2010: San Diego -

October 4, 2010: El Paso, Texas -

October 4, 2010: Louisville, Kent. -

October 2, 2010: San Diego -

October 2, 2010: Douglas, Ariz. -

October 1, 2010: Indio, Calif. -

September 30, 2010: Granjeno, Texas -

September 30, 2010: Calexico, Calif. -

September 30, 2010: San Diego -

September 30, 2010: Edinburg, Texas -

"Our strategy is to secure the nation's border by employing and enhancing our layers of defense throughout the continuum that impacts our borders - starting from the point of origin, through transit to the United States, arrival and entry at our borders, routes of egress, and ultimately to final destination in the United States," said CBP Commissioner Alan Bersin.

Last modified: 
February 9, 2017