Imperial Valley News
Washington, DC - The U.S. Department of State submitted the International Narcotics Control Strategy Report (INCSR) to Congress today. The two-volume report offers a comprehensive assessment of the efforts of foreign governments to reduce illicit narcotics production, trafficking and use, in keeping with their international obligations under UN treaties, while also presenting information on governments’ efforts to counter money laundering and terrorist financing.
Sacramento, California - Governor Edmund G. Brown Jr. today announced the following appointments.
London, England - Today, the United States assumed the Chairmanship of the Voluntary Principles on Security and Human Rights (VPs) Initiative at the closing of this year’s Annual Plenary Meeting in London. In the VPs Initiative, governments, companies and non-governmental organizations work together to guide oil, gas, and mining companies in minimizing the risk of human rights abuses involving security providers when companies extract resources in some of the toughest parts of the world.
Sacramento, California - Assemblymember Eduardo Garcia spoke today at the State Water Resources Control Board’s public workshop regarding the status of the Salton Sea. In his address, Assemblymember Garcia noted the health urgency and stated the following:
Washington, DC - After a public comment period, the Federal Trade Commission has approved a final order resolving the Commission’s complaint against TRUSTe, Inc. for deceiving consumers about its privacy seal program.
Imperial, California - The Imperial County Sheriff’s Office has been receiving a high volume of calls in reference to a subject or subjects pretending to be from the Imperial County Sheriff’s Office warrant division. The person or persons have said they were from the Sheriff’s Office as well as other agencies in the Imperial County.