Washington - More than a million dollars in seized cocaine, Marijuana by the ton, sex offenders and fugitives are just a portion of the interdictions made by the men and women of U.S. Customs and Border Protection. Highlights of this week's activity include:
November 04, 2010: CBP Officers in Hidalgo Seize $1.4 Million in Cocaine -
November 04, 2010: Multi-Agency Task Force Uncovers Border Tunnel, Seizes 30 Tons of Marijuana in CA. -
November 08, 2010: CBP in El Paso Arrest Alleged Child Sex Offender While Officers at Columbus Stop Mother and Infant with 500+ Pounds of Pot -
November 08, 2010: CBP Officers in Brownsville Arrest Man wanted on Charges of Sexual Assault of a Child -
November 09, CBP Officers in CA Apprehend 28 Wanted Fugitives This Weekend -
November 09, Tucson's Desert Yields more than $2.1 Million in Marijuana -
November 09, CBP Officers in Hidalgo Seize Cocaine Found Hidden in a Toyota -
November 10, 2Chicago CBP Officers Apprehend Wanted Kansas City Man -
Editor's note: High-resolution photos are available by clicking on the photos in the links above.
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.