El Centro, California - Current Deputy Sheriff Recruit Openings:

Brawley, California - Today at approximately 1:30 in the afternoon, a prisoner escaped from custody of Sheriff's Deputies. Robert Montenegro (age 35, from El Centro) was in court for probation violation when remanded to custody by the presiding judge.

Imperial, California - Tonight marks the 25th year that KXO FM107.5 has produced Freedom Fest for the Imperial Valley. Freedom Fest began in 1991 , the year the Gulf War ended. It has since become the largest single day event in Imperial County with nearly 60,000 friendly souls on and around the campus of Imperial Valley College. KXO FM107.5 has produced Freedom Fest and underwritten the cost of the fireworks show since the very first year. The fireworks display is synchronized to music on KXO FM107.5

El Centro, California - Corporal Arreola recently received the national designation of Certified Jail Officer (CJO) by the authority of the American Jail Association through the Jail Manager Certification Commission.

Salton City, California - El Centro Sector Border Patrol agents assigned to the Highway 86 checkpoint arrested a man suspected of drug smuggling more than 19 pounds of cocaine hidden in his vehicle’s rear axle transfer case on Wednesday.

Holtville, California - Sunday, Holtville deputies arrested Albert Anzunes (28 years) for Burglary, Possession of Stolen Property, Possession of Methampethamine, and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia. Leslie Castro (31 years) was also arrested for Possession of Stolen Property and Conspiracy.