El Centro, California - Wednesday, Assemblymember Eduardo Garcia (D-Coachella) was proud to honor Sure Helpline Crisis Center as the 56th Assembly District Nonprofit of the Year. Margaret Sauza, Executive Director of this Imperial County based sexual violence intervention and prevention center traveled to Sacramento to receive recognition at the 3rd Annual California Nonprofits Day Ceremony.

Imperial, California - IID wishes to alert customers that fraudulent scams are being reported by utility consumers in the district’s service area.

Calexico, California - Calexico Border Patrol agents arrested a man, a previously deported sex offender, after making an illegal entry into the United States on May 16, 2018.

Calexico, California - Border Patrol agents arrested a convicted sex offender near downtown Calexico suspected of making an illegal entry into the United States on Friday.

Imperial, California - Friday morning, Assemblymember Eduardo Garcia (D- Coachella) will present a $500,000 CalRecycle grant and participate in the groundbreaking ceremony for Imperial Valley Food Bank’s new storage facility. This California Climate Investment program grant made it possible to purchase the cooler and freezer system needed to complete their new facility project.

Imperial, California - U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers working at the Andrade and Calexico West ports of entry intercepted attempts this weekend to smuggle cocaine and methamphetamine valued over $1.2 million.