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Boyle Heights Couple Surrenders At U.S.-Mexico Border After Amber Alert

A couple who allegedly abducted their four children from their custodial grandmother in Boyle Heights and fled to Mexico have surrendered to authorities, officials said Monday.

03/31/2014

A U.S. Border Patrol agent drives along an irrigation canal separating the U.S. from Mexico, at left, that carries Colorado River water from the All American Canal near El Centro, California. (Photo credit: David McNew/Getty Images)

Border Patrol Agents Rescue Drowning Pregnant Woman From ‘All-American Canal’

A drowning pregnant woman and suspected undocumented immigrant was rescued this week from a Southern California canal, authorities said.

03/19/2014

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Secret Drug Tunnel Uncovered Along U.S. Border Near San Diego

A sophisticated, secret drug tunnel has been uncovered along the San Diego-Tijuana border, U.S. officials said Thursday.

10/31/2013

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Border Prosecutions To Be Restored Amid Gov. Shutdown

U.S. Attorney Laura Duffy said late Thursday that prosecutions would return to normal after the Justice Department agreed restore staff.

10/03/2013

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Senate OKs Bill To Ease Immigration, Boost Border Security

With a solemnity reserved for momentous occasions, the Senate passed historic legislation Thursday offering the priceless hope of citizenship to millions of immigrants living illegally in America’s shadows.

CBS2 / KCAL9–06/27/2013

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Half-Ton Of Marijuana Seized In Frozen Fish Shipment

Hundreds of packages of marijuana were found hidden in a shipment of frozen tongue fish, officials said.

03/29/2013

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Ex-US Border Inspector Pleads Guilty To Bribery

A former U.S. border inspector has admitted to taking bribes to bring illegal immigrants into California.

03/29/2013

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Budget Cuts To Hit Border Patrol Ranks In ‘Perfect Storm’

Hours before federal spending cuts were set to go into effect, the impact was already beginning to be felt Thursday along the U.S.- Mexico border and in California prisons.

02/28/2013

U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers at the San Ysidro port of entry intercepted more than $383,561 in unreported U.S. currency on Dec. 8. (courtesy USDHS)

$4M In Drugs, Cash Seized Along California-Mexico Border

It was a busy weekend for U.S. Customs and Border Enforcement officials along the California – Mexico border over the weekend.

12/11/2012

Peter Gregory Chadwick (courtesy OC Sheriff's Dept.)

Newport Beach Man Pleads Not Guilty To Murdering Missing Wife

Peter Gregory Chadwick, 48, was charged with murder Monday in the death of his missing wife, Quee.

10/15/2012

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Mayor ‘Heartened’, ‘Disappointed’ After Immigration Ruling

Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa was among several public officials who offered mixed reactions to the U.S. Supreme Court ruling.

06/25/2012

Kevin Iraniha (credit: CBS)

SDSU Student Back Home After Detour Over ‘No-Fly’ List Status

Family members of Southland native Kevin Iraniha were angry when he learned he would have to cross back the U.S. border by foot because of his flight status.

06/08/2012

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FAA To Ease Rules For Police Agencies To Fly Unmanned Drones

Surveillance aircraft used by the U.S. military overseas could soon be coming to the skies above Los Angeles County.

KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO–05/15/2012

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Border Patrol To Target Repeat Immigration Offenders In Strategy Shift

Even with illegal immigration numbers plunging to 40-year lows, the U.S. Border Patrol is revamping its strategy.

05/08/2012

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Report: Illegal Immigration Plummeting Over Economy, Border Enforcement

Millions of illegal immigrants from Mexico are going back home — with many planning on staying there, according to a new report.

KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO–04/24/2012

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