El Centro, California - In conjunction with the El Centro Chamber of Commerce, the American Red Cross of San Diego/Imperial Counties will cut the ribbon on their new service center office location and launch a new fundraising campaign.

El Centro, California - Border Patrol Agents arrested a man suspected of alien smuggling in El Centro Sector Wednesday afternoon.

Ocotillo, California - Border Patrol agents assigned to the El Centro Sector attempted to rescue two men this week left to die by their human smugglers.

Salton City, California - El Centro Sector Border Patrol agents assigned to the Highway 86 immigration checkpoint arrested a man suspected of smuggling methamphetamine inside a vehicle’s gas tank on September 3rd.

Calexico, California - Congressman Juan Vargas (CA-51) will have a press conference Monday, September 17th from 10AM – 11AM at Calexico High School, located at 1030 Encinas Avenue, Calexico, CA 92231, where he will be formally inviting Imperial Valley residents to attend his U.S. Service Academy & ROTC Fair. Students, parents and guardians, and educators will learn more about all the opportunities service academies have to offer. Academies include the U.S. Naval Academy, U.S. Military Academy at West Point, U.S. Air Force Academy and the U.S. Merchant Marine Academy.

Calexico, California - Border Patrol agents assigned to El Centro Sector arrested a sex offender and a known gang member with lengthy criminal record over the weekend.