Imperial Valley

HSI-led probe targets major Southern California drug trafficking network with gang ties

El Centro, California - More than 400 federal, state and local law enforcement officials fanned out across Imperial County Tuesday to execute search warrants and arrest warrants stemming from a yearlong probe spearheaded by U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement’s (ICE) Homeland Security Investigations (HSI) and the El Centro Police Department targeting a major drug trafficking ring with ties to several transnational street gangs.

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El Centro Sector Border Patrol Agents Arrest Criminal Gang Member

Calexico, California - Today, U.S. Border Patrol agents apprehend a dangerous gang member from the “Sureno” criminal street gang.  This makes a total of 23 gang members arrested this year.  The man was illegally present in the United States at the time of his arrest.

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IID Board approves RFP selection providing roadmap for Salton Sea Restoration and Renewable Energy Initiative

Imperial, California - The Imperial Irrigation District Board of Directors today approved the selection of a consulting firm that will provide direction and detailed analysis for restoration and renewable energy development at the Salton Sea.

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Rockwood Chemical Company Burglary Suspect in Custody

Brawley, California - On Thursday, at approximately 0750 hours, the Imperial County Sheriff’s Office responded to a reported Burglary at the Rockwood Chemical Company, 47 West Rutherford Road, Brawley. Several items including a Ford F250 service truck were stolen during burglary that occurred the previous evening.

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Imperial County Sheriff's Office Fallen Officers Memorial: Deputy Ivan Null

Imperial, California - Ivan Null , Imperial County Sheriff’s Department End Of Watch: Thursday, October 17, 1935.

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MANA de Imperial Valley 2014 Las Primeras Awards Gala and Scholarship Fundraiser

El Centro, California - MANA de Imperial Valley 2014 Las Primeras Awards Gala and Scholarship Fundraiser: Las Primeras Awards Gala provides Imperial Valley with the opportunity of celebrating positive leadership of Latinas in Imperial County, honoring women we all can look to as role models.

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Kmart Store Scheduled to Close Doors

El Centro, California - The Kmart store in El Centro is scheduled to be closed in mid-January, a store spokesman said today.

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Calexico Chief of Police Pompeyo Tabarez relieved of all duties

Calexico, California - The Calexico Chief of Police has been relieved of all duties.

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