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.

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

Calexico, California - El Centro Sector Border Patrol agents assigned to the Calexico Station recovered drugs that were smuggled into the country near downtown Calexico on Friday.

Heber, California - The County of Imperial announces a Heber Community Workshop scheduled for Wednesday, September 12, 2018 beginning at 6:00 p.m. at the Heber Community Center located at 1132 Heber Avenue in Heber. 

El Centro, California - Border Patrol Agents arrested three suspected alien smugglers in El Centro last week.