Border Arrests Plunge, Deportation Arrests SoarNumbers released Tuesday show the Border Patrol made nearly 311,000 arrests during the fiscal year that ended Sept. 30, a decline of 25 percent from a year earlier and the lowest level since 1971.
U.S. Releases 10-Year-Old Immigrant With Cerebral Palsy To Family, ACLU saysRosa Maria Hernandez, 10, has been released to her parents; the young girl was detained because she is in the U.S. without legal permission.
Hammers, Axes Will Help Test Trump Border Wall PrototypesWorkers near San Diego where the prototypes were erected will test their mettle with sledgehammers, torches, pickaxes and battery-operated tools.
Off-Duty Border Officer Shoots, Kills Alleged Teen Robber In Arcadia, Deputies SayAuthorities said the officer was defending himself against his attackers.
ACLU Sues U.S. Customs And Border Protection, Others Over Travel BanThe ACLU wants records such as text messages, voicemails, emails, contracts, directives and training documents related to the travel ban.
Stolen 1981 Ferrari Bound For Poland Seized At LA/Long Beach PortA classic red 1981 Ferrari 308 GTSi stolen 28 years ago was seized by U.S. Customs Border Protection officers just as it was to disappear from American shores, bound for Poland.
Feds: Boston Man Transported Biohazard Suit, Body Bags And Weapons In Luggage On Flight From JapanA body armor-clad Boston man arriving at Los Angeles International Airport on a flight from Japan appeared in federal court Tuesday after being arrested on suspicion of transporting weapons, biohazard suits and body bags in his luggage.
Rare Pest Elephant Weevil Found In Shipment Of Australian OrangesA rare and dangerous pest known as the elephant weevil was found at the Los Angeles/Long Beach seaport recently, hitching a ride on some fresh oranges from Australia.
Opium Hidden In Rice Cooker Found In Luggage At LAXSeveral pounds of opium concealed in a rice cooker and a jar, plus nearly 2,000 prescription pills were seized during a baggage inspection at Los Angeles International Airport, according to U.S. Customs and Border Protection officials.
20 Stolen Luxury Cars Worth $1.5M Headed For Asia Seized At Los Angeles-Long Beach PortsA shipment of 20 stolen luxury cars, including a $200,000 Ferrari, was seized by Customs and Border Protection officials before they could be shipped off to Hong Kong and Vietnam.
Former Korean Law Enforcement Officer Charged With Smuggling $700K Worth Of Phony Erectile Dysfunction PillsFederal authorities say a former Korean law enforcement officer was arrested Wednesday for trying to smuggle nearly 40,000 counterfeit erectile dysfunction pills through Los Angeles International Airport.
$500K Worth Of Cocaine Found Hidden In Refrigerated Shipping ContainerSixty-four pounds of cocaine worth more than half a million dollars were found hidden in the panels of an empty refrigerated container at the Los Angeles/Long Beach seaport complex, according to U.S. Customs and Border Protection.