Posted by: R. Mitchell in Customs, Border and Immigration News, In The News, Syndicated Posts October 19, 2019 Topics in this post: Drugs methamphetamine PHARR, Texas—U.S. Customs and Border Protection, Office of Field Operations (OFO) at the Pharr International Bridge cargo facility discovered $1,800,000 worth of methamphetamine in a commercial truck arriving from Mexico.
On Tuesday’s episode of “Pat Gray Unleashed,” Pat and Keith discussed why some U.S. national security officials are concerned about potential interruptions in the supply of pharmaceutical antibiotics imported from China. In her book, “China Rx,” author Rosemary Gibson wrote, “Antibiotics are considered the single most significant advancement in modern medicine. The vast majority of
Drug dealers are using social media sites such as Facebook, Twitter and Google’s YouTube to sell illicit appearance and performance-enhancing drugs (APEDs). The Digital Citizens Alliance (DCA) and cyber-intelligence firm GiPEC purchased some of the drugs being promoted on these sites and found some drugs contained potentially harmful steroids or were altogether fake. The social
Dallas County District Attorney John Creuzot has stolen some of the political oxygen in the city, and the state in general, with his new reform measures, even with all the national news going on. But that small theft wouldn’t be prosecuted by his office these days: They don’t do that anymore. Creuzot, a Democrat, has
Posted by: R. Mitchell in Customs, Border and Immigration News, Syndicated Posts February 20, 2019 EDINBURG, Texas – U.S. Border Patrol agents seized nearly $3M worth of cocaine at the immigration checkpoints. On Saturday, Kingsville agents working at the Sarita Checkpoint arrested a United States citizen after locating 33 bundles of cocaine concealed inside
Posted by: R. Mitchell in Customs, Border and Immigration News, Syndicated Posts February 8, 2019 PORT HURON, Mich – U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP), Office of Field Operations at the Blue Water Bridge seize nearly 600 grams of Fentanyl during special operations. Fentanyl found in shipment at Blue Water BridgeIn the month of
Photo is from Thursday morning’s Press Event at the Port of Nogales TUCSON, Ariz. – U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers at the Nogales Commercial Facility seized nearly $4.6 million in fentanyl and methamphetamine totaling close to 650 pounds on Saturday from a Mexican national when he attempted to enter the United States
SALTON CITY, Calif. – El Centro Sector Border Patrol agents of the Indio Station assigned to the Highway 86 checkpoint arrested a man suspected of smuggling liquid methamphetamine hidden inside one of his pickup’s gas tanks yesterday. The arrest occurred at approximately 8:50 a.m., when Rene Elizalde, a 22-year-old man approached the Border
Posted by: R. Mitchell in Customs, Border and Immigration News, Syndicated Posts January 29, 2019 SALTON CITY, Calif. – El Centro Sector Border Patrol agents assigned to the Highway 86 checkpoint arrested a man suspected of smuggling methamphetamine and cocaine concealed in an aftermarket floor compartment underneath the driver and passenger seats Sunday afternoon.
PHARR, Texas—U.S. Customs and Border Protection, Office of Field Operations (OFO) at the Pharr International Bridge accomplished a hefty narcotics seizure of methamphetamine, cocaine and heroin worth $6,998,000, discovered within a commercial shipment arriving from Mexico. Packages containing 320 pounds of methamphetamine seized by CBP officers at Pharr International Bridge. “Once again, our
JACKSONVILLE, Fla.— An Air and Marine Operations (AMO) P-3 Orion Long Range Tracker crew was conducting maritime patrols in the Eastern Pacific when they detected a surface target of interest on Dec. 2. The vessel was identified as a 35-foot long Ecuadorian style boat with three individuals onboard, which appeared to have engine trouble.
JERUSALEM – Israel spreads drugs in order to destroy Palestinian society, a Palestinian Authority police chief baselessly claimed this week. “Israel is the number one cause of the spread of drugs in the Palestinian areas,” the official PA daily Al-Hayat Al-Jadida quoted conspiratorial Chief of Tulkarem Police Azzam Jabara as saying. According to the article, translated
Spencer Platt/Getty Images by Nate Church3 Apr 20180 3 Apr, 20183 Apr, 2018 Two deaths among 56 cases of severe bleeding in Chicago, Illinois, and surrounding areas have been directly attributed to “Spice,” also known as “K2” or “fake weed.” Among the symptoms that hospitalized all 56 victims were coughing up blood, blood in the urine, bloody
Associated Press/AP by John Binder19 Mar 2018Washington, D.C.0 19 Mar, 201819 Mar, 2018 First Lady Melania Trump strutted in style on Monday alongside President Donald Trump as she departed the White House for New Hampshire to speak about America’s opioid crisis. Wearing a navy coat with a funnel-like collar by French luxury brand Chloé and breathtakingly
President Donald Trump vowed to get tough on the opioid epidemic, even proposing the death penalty for some of the worst drug traffickers. “If we don’t get tough on the drug dealers, we are wasting our time,” he said at an event in New Hampshire. “That toughness includes the death penalty.” Trump praised unnamed foreign
President Donald Trump says his administration will be rolling out a “very, very strong” policy on illegal drugs, including harsh penalties for drug distributors. Trump has not been subtle about where he stands on the battlefield between law enforcement and the growing opioid epidemic. He has reportedly praised Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte’s response to the drug crisis where