Imperial Valley News
Orange County Man Arrested on Federal Charges of Shooting Laser Pointer at Orange County Sheriff’s Department Helicopter
Santa Ana, California - A Santa Ana man was arrested Thursday morning on federal charges of intentionally aiming a laser pointer at a law enforcement helicopter.
Oceanside Man Pleads Guilty to Staging Online Attacks against Computer System Operated by His Former Employer
Los Angeles, California - An Oceanside man has pled guilty to launching repeated online attacks against a computer system operated by his former employer, a Rancho Dominguez-based manufacturer of precision laser and mechanical drilling equipment.
Washington, DC - As the agency charged with protecting America’s borders, welcoming visitors to the United States, and facilitating the nation’s international trade, U.S. Customs and Border Protection plays a vital role in the national security and economic prosperity of the United States. Friday, CBP released its fiscal year 2015 travel and trade-related statistics.
Calexico, California - U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers at the Calexico East port of entry thwarted a human-smuggling attempt Tuesday after discovering a man concealed in a compartment in the gas tank of an SUV.
Washington, DC - A federal grand jury in the Middle District of North Carolina returned an indictment March 1 charging a Greensboro, North Carolina couple, who operated an online sales business with tax fraud as well as bank and wire fraud, announced Acting Assistant Attorney General Caroline D. Ciraolo of the Justice Department’s Tax Division and U.S. Attorney Ripley Rand of the Middle District of North Carolina. The defendants were arrested earlier today and had their initial court appearances this afternoon.
Las Vegas, Nevada - The Justice Department announced that a federal grand jury in Nevada has charged 14 additional defendants in connection with the armed assault against federal law enforcement officers that occurred in the Bunkerville, Nevada, area on April 12, 2014.