Mexican National Fatally Shot By Border Patrol Agent Near San Ysidro Port Of EntryAccording to U.S. Customs and Border Patrol, agents were called to apprehend a man who was entering the United States illegally just west of the port of entry in San Ysidro. During the arrest, an altercation led to one of the agents opening fire, hitting the man once in the torso.
Potentially Hazardous Handheld Hair Dryers Seized From China Shipment At LA/Long Beach SeaportCustoms officers and Consumer Product Safety Protection investigators seized 2,418 hair dryers from China on July 17 at the LA/Long Beach seaport.
L.A. City Leaders Blast Trump Administration's Move To Deploy Border Agents In Sanctuary CitiesThe Trump administration is threatening new sweeps that could begin as early as this weekend.
Strong Winds Blows Portion Of Border Wall Into Mexico; Longest Smuggling Tunnel Also FoundA portion of the U.S. border wall was tipped over by gusty winds Wednesday, landing on trees in Mexico.
American Teen Arrested For Using Remote-Controlled Toy Vehicle To Smuggle Meth Across Mexico BorderThe boy was allegedly smuggling 55 pounds of meth across the border, which were in rounded, wrapped bricks and held in two black duffel bags. The drugs have an estimated street value of $106,096, according to the CBP.
US Customs And Border Protection Chief To Resign Over Treatment Of Immigrant ChildrenJohn Sanders is resigning from his role as the top immigration enforcement official amid renewed scrutiny over the treatment of young migrants in U.S. custody at detention centers.
ACLU Lawsuit Accuses US Of Broadly Separating Immigrant FamiliesThe lawsuit follows action the ACLU took in the case of a Congolese woman and her 7-year-old daughter, who were being held in separate immigration facilities 2,000 miles apart.
CHP Chases Erratic Driving Suspect On 5 Freeway The CHP ichased a suspect for driving erratically.
Secret Drug Tunnel Uncovered Along U.S. Border Near San DiegoA sophisticated, secret drug tunnel has been uncovered along the San Diego-Tijuana border, U.S. officials said Thursday.
CBP Seizes $1.2 Million In Fake Designer Watches At LAXCustoms agents have seized hundreds of counterfeit Rolex and other designer brand watches at Los Angeles International Airport (LAX), authorities said Tuesday.
14,000 Counterfeit Toasters From China Seized In Long Beach Customs officials at the the Los Angeles/Long Beach seaport complex have seized 14,904 toasters from China bearing counterfeit safety markings, authorities announced Thursday.
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.