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Border Patrol foils marijuana cargo
EL PASO, Texas - Persistence paid off for U.S. Border Patrol agents assigned to the El Paso Sector when agents working the southwest quadrant of New Mexico and west Texas ...
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The Border Security Muddle Post 9/11
 As the nation transitions away from its post-9/11 fears and wars, US border strategy needs to be overhauled and updated. A new strategy for border control should be closely linked ...
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Border Agents Seize $100k Worth of Marijuana
PRESIDIO, TX-- U.S. Customs and Border Security took over 125 pounds of marijuana at the Presidio Port of Entry. Authorities stated a guy in a pickup was trying to enter the ...
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San Luis CBP officers seize 32 pounds of methamphetamine
A woman from Mexico has actually been apprehended for trying to smuggle almost 32 pounds of methamphetamine into the nation with the San Luis port of entry. According to an USA ...
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CBP officers catch smuggler at border with 80 AK-47 ammo magazines
A Mexican national was arrested Sunday night at the Port of Entry at San Luis for attempting to smuggle empty ammunition magazines for assault weapons out of the county and ...
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No arrests made in $3 million marijuana seizure
EL PASO, Texas — Officials said copy paper wasn't the only thing a tractor-trailer was hauling. On Tuesday, U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers discovered $3,008,000 worth of marijuana at the ...
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CBP officers seize more than $ 500,000 worth of drugs over the weekend
EL PASO, Texas-- U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers seized a total of 628.5 pounds of marijuana-- worth about $ 502,800-- over the weekend. When a 1997 Dodge Ram pickup attempted ...
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Border Patrol agents seize $81,000 in U.S. currency
Border Patrol agents from the Yuma Sector's Blythe Station seized more than $ 81,000 in U.S. currency Wednesday, according to a news release from the sector's public affairs office. The news ...
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Securing the Border Against Foreign Terrorists
The Border Patrol asserts that its main mission is to protect the homeland against terrorists and terrorist weapons.  The Customs and Border Protection (CBP) and Border Patrol mission states: We are the ...
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Meth, marijuana found in 3 bridge busts in day
U.S. Customs and Border Protection agents seized a large amount of methamphetamine and marijuana in three cases in one day at border crossings in the El Paso area, officials said. Three ...

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