Vessel Carrying 333 Pounds Of Meth Intercepted Near Huntington BeachThe methamphetamine had a street value of $915,750.
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.
LAX Global Entry Enrollment Center Reopens For First Time Since MarchSeveral changes have been implemented during the closure to help slow the spread of COVID-19, including a face mask mandate; limited, staggered appointments, and frequent disinfecting of service counters.
8 Pomeranian Puppies Being Smuggled From Russia Intercepted By LAX Customs InspectorsCustoms inspectors at LAX intercepted eight Pomeranian puppies that were smuggled into the country from Russia, authorities said Monday.
11 Chinese Nationals Found Hidden In Furniture In Attempted Border CrossingU.S. Customs and Border Protection says a 42-year-old U.S. citizen arrived at the San Ysidro border crossing just before 5:30 p.m. Saturday in a moving truck. A search of the truck revealed the Chinese nationals concealed in various pieces of furniture.
'Biggest Ever' Shipment Of Meth Was Hidden In Speakers Bound For AustraliaMore than 1.7 tons of methamphetamine, cocaine and heroin were discovered on Jan. 11 concealed within a shipment of loud speakers on a ship at the Los Angeles/Long Beach seaport.
LA-Area Customs And Border Protection Officer Arrested On Gun ChargesA U.S. Customs and Border Protection supervisory officer from Santa Fe Springs is facing federal charges alleging that he sold firearms without a license.
US Border Patrol Keeps Close Eye On San Ysidro Border After Violent ClashesU.S. authorities fired tear gas Sunday to stop a crowd of about 1,000 Central American migrants at the border who officials say became violent.
ACLU Calls Greyhound Buses 'Rolling Traps,' Asks Company To Stop Immigration Agents From Questioning PassengersIn a letter sent to Greyhound Lines, the ACLU mentions an incident during which CBP agents told an L.A. man they stopped him because his "shoes looked suspicious," as if belonging to someone who had just crossed the border.
CBP Officers Seize Nearly 4,000 Counterfeit Hermès Belts In LAAuthorities said the back of each belt was stamped with a counterfeit Hermès trademark, which was also engraved on the back of each buckle.
Man Sought In Amber Alert Accused Of Attempted Murder Is In CustodyA 37-year-old Amber Alert suspect accused of stabbing a man several times was in custody on Wednesday.
Police Hold Large-Scale Training Drill At Ontario AirportA large-scale training exercise brought police and fire personnel and other agencies together Sunday at Ontario International Airport.
1967 Jaguar XKE Convertible Stolen Decades Ago Seized From Container At PortA classic British sports car was among five cars seized recently by U.S. Customs and Border Protection at the Los Angeles/Long Beach port complex.
Dozens Of Invasive Giant African Snails Intercepted At LAXThe United States Customs and Border Protection said Monday that agriculture specialists at Los Angeles International Airport intercepted 67 invasive snails in an air cargo shipment, officials said.
$14M In Fake Hermès Handbags Seized At LA PortMore than $14 million in fake Hermès handbags have been seized by U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers at the Port of Los Angeles/Long Beach.