Salton City, California - El Centro Sector Border Patrol agents arrested two United States citizens for their attempts to smuggle illegal narcotics through an immigration checkpoint Saturday evening. 

Imperial County, California - In observance of the New Year’s holiday, certain non-emergency County of Imperial government offices will be closed on Thursday, December 30th and Friday, December 31st.

El Centro, California - On Tuesday, the Imperial County Board of Supervisors announced the appointment of Public Defender, Ben Salorio, as the Interim County Executive Officer (CEO) following the recent resignation of Tony Rouhotas, Jr. Mr. Salorio will serve as Interim CEO effective immediately. Assistant Public Defender, Jason Gundel, will serve as Interim Public Defender while Mr. Salorio is to lead the county.

Imperial County, California - The Imperial County Area Agency on Aging is proud to present the Healthy Aging Virtual Education 2021-2022 Series.  Join us, the second Wednesday of every month, to learn more about the services offered to older adults (60+) in Imperial County and other interesting topics.  Presentations are at 10:00 am in English and 11:00 am in Spanish via ZOOM.

Niland, California -  El Centro Sector Border Patrol agents arrested 12 undocumented individuals on a freight train near Mecca, California in an attempt to circumvent the Highway 111 checkpoint Monday morning. 

Imperial, California - The County of Imperial is proud to announce that Supervisory Probation Officer Oswaldo Guerrero has been honored with the 2021 Chief Probation Officers of California (CPOC) Award of Excellence. CPOC sought out candidates nominated by their chief probation officer from across the 58 counties of California for those officers and staff who have made significant contributions to the field of Probation.