San Diego, California - The U.S. Border Patrol (USBP) San Diego Sector (SDC) in collaboration with the Government of Mexico (GoM) conducted an operation on Wednesday, September 1st, 2021, targeting the organization believed to be responsible for the assault on a Border Patrol agent.  A total of five individuals were arrested, to include one United States Citizen. Ammunition, narcotics, vehicles, and a cache of makeshift ladders used for smuggling purposes were also seized.

Calexico, California - U.S. Border Patrol agents assigned to the El Centro Sector arrested a Third Street gang member Thursday night.

Calexico, California - U.S. Border Patrol agents assigned to the El Centro Sector arrested a gang member Tuesday evening.

Eagle Pass, Texas - U.S. Border Patrol agents assigned to Eagle Pass South Station arrested an undocumented migrant with a previous conviction for criminal homicide, August 26.

Cincinnati, Ohio - U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) officers in Cincinnati recently seized two shipments containing a total of 500 pieces of counterfeit Cartier jewelry. If the jewelry which came from China and Hong Kong had been genuine, it would have been worth $5.24 million.

San Juan, Puerto Rico – U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) Officers seized 1,024 pounds (464.5 kilos) of cocaine found inside a container, which originated in the Dominican Republic and was destined to San Juan, Puerto Rico, onboard the San Juan -Santo Domingo ferry.  The estimated value of the seized cocaine is $13.9 million.