Imperial Valley

Imperial County Sheriff's Deputies involved in officer involved fatal shooting

Salton City, California - Yesterday, at approximately 5:50pm, Imperial County Sheriff’s Deputies were involved in an officer involved shooting during a traffic stop on Highway 86 in the Salton City area of the County.

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Andrade CBP Officers Discover More than 2,200 Xanax Pills Concealed Inside Man’s Underwear

Imperial Valley, California - Customs and Border Protection officers at the Andrade port of entry Monday detained a man after discovering 2,284 prescription Xanax pills stashed inside his underwear.

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The Imperial County Sheriff's Coroner Office needs help identifying a John Doe found near Calexico

Calexico, California - The Imperial County Coroner's Office needs help identifying a person who drowned near the city of Calexico, California. This person appears to be in his mid-teens to early-20's. He was found in a canal near the US-Mexico border and likely drowned after crossing the border illegally.

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El Centro Sector Border Patrol Keeps Narcotics Smugglers at Bay; Three Arrested including Two Female Teens

Salton, City, California - During two separate events, El Centro Sector Border Patrol agents assigned to the Indio Station arrested three suspected narcotics smugglers and seized more than 13 pounds of methamphetamine valued at approximately $84,565.

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Imperial County Sheriff's Office partners with Imperial Valley Food Bank to collect canned goods in Holtville

Holtville, California - The Imperial County Sheriff 's Office, in collaboration with the Imperial County Food Bank, invites you to participate in our first Community involved can food drive by donating any nonperishable items and placing them by your front porch.

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Congressman Vargas Demands Economic Impact Study on ICE Processing Center Closure

Washington, DC - Today, Congressman Juan Vargas (CA-51) urged the House Homeland Security Committee to postpone any contract negotiations by Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) related to the El Centro ICE Processing Center until an economic impact study is conducted to determine how local jobs and the surrounding community would be affected. 

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FTC Approves Final Order Settling Charges Against Flashlight App Creator

Washington, DC - Following a public comment period, the Federal Trade Commission has approved a final order settling charges against Goldenshores, Inc., and its owner, Erik Geidl.

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Calexico CBP Officers Seize $642,000 Worth of Cocaine

Calexico, California - U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers at the Calexico Downtown port of entry Thursday arrested a woman after discovering approximately $642,000 worth of cocaine concealed in the vehicle she was driving.

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