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Salvation Army In Bell Proposes Shelter To House 136 Undocumented Children

The meeting, held at 7 p.m., drew opponents and proponents.

07/23/2014

California Attorney General Kamala Harris (credit: CBS)

California Attorney General To Convene With Prosecutors From Mexico, El Salvador On Cross-Border Crime

California Attorney General Kamala Harris announced Monday that the meeting will focus on human trafficking, money laundering and the gangs’ growing sophistication in digital piracy and computer hacking.

07/14/2014

Hundreds of mostly Central American immigrants wait for processing at the U.S. Customs and Border Protection Nogales Placement Center in Nogales, Ariz. (credit: CBS)

Bell Plans Shelter For Children From Border

The city of Bell is planning to open a temporary shelter for some of the Central American children who have arrived at the U.S.-Mexico border in recent months.

07/12/2014

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Fontana Church Houses 46 Undocumented Immigrants From Texas Border Crisis

Dozens of undocumented immigrants Thursday morning arrived at a San Bernardino County church.

CBS2 / KCAL9–07/10/2014

Hundreds of mostly Central American immigrants wait for processing at the U.S. Customs and Border Protection Nogales Placement Center in Nogales, Ariz. (credit: CBS)

Protesters Cheer Pause In Controversial Border Deportations

Authorities are putting a planned U.S. Border Patrol effort to bring nearly 300 Central American migrants from South Texas to Southern California on hold – and critics are applauding the move.

06/23/2014

Mexican authorities arrested Sgt. Andrew Tahmooressi after authorities say he traveled across the border with three guns. (Photo courtesy Facebook/Free USMC Sgt Tahmooressi from Mexican Jail)

Brea Lawmaker Joins Effort To Free Marine Reservist From Mexican Jail

Supporters of USMC Sgt. Andrew Tahmooressi are calling up Rep. Ed Royce to bring the Afghanistan war veteran home.

06/06/2014

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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

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