BORDER NEWS WATCH
for 9-29-2014 to 10-5-2014
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Border Security Matters
Surprise: After Illegal Immigration Wave, Tuberculosis
Plagues El Paso Hospital
Mass Migration Contingency Plans Weren’t Activated
The Leaky Sieve - Why the Rio Grande Valley is flooded with
Mosquito Virus Spreads in USA...
Local Law Enforcement Prepare as Extra Border Agents
WHITE HOUSE: 'Screening Procedures In Place At Our
DHS Visa Security Program Lacks Measures to Determine
Report: Border Patrol Agent Says Classified Intel Proves
Terrorists Infiltrate U.S.
Bulletin: ISIS Eyes Southern Border
Michael Savage blames 'President Obola' for virus in U.S.
WH Brushes Off Plight of U.S. Marine Jailed in Mexico
DEA Administrator Statement on Capture of Hector
9,862 Aliens From Terror-Linked States Apprehended in FY13
Obama Admin Refusing to Tell Congress Where Illegal Children
Poll: Latinos Support Strong Border Security
Mexican town where missing Texas girl was found reportedly a
hotbed for human trafficking activity
Immigration Expert: Obama Admin Responsible for Letting
Ebola Patient into U.S.
Dallas Ebola Patient Was Another Visa Mistake
10/3/2014 InSight Crime – Organized Crime in the Americas
Can We End the Crazy Diversity Visa Lottery Yet?
CDC Chief: ‘Even If We Tried to Close the Border, It
CBP Completes Upgrade of Aerostat Surveillance System
CBP Officers at Brownsville Port of Entry Arrest Man Wanted
on Charges of Aggravated Sexual Assault and Indecency with a Child
Lack of Border Security
Increases Threat to Public Health
Smugglers concerned with airborne counter-scout operation
I-19 Checkpoint study highlights faults, drives toward
AK-47 among weapons BP seizes from smugglers
4 Possible Terrorists May Have Tried to Enter US Through
Texas-Mexico Border, Says House National Security Subcommittee Chairman
Texas Congressman Creates Caucus to Toughen Border Security
Short Story: Refusal To Secure Our Borders Invites Ebola . . . And Worse
Illegals blow off immigration hearings, govt. conceals it
Iowa Senate clash over immigration, amnesty in first
Teens who crossed US-Mexico border entering schools
Schools scramble to help teens who crossed border
Americans forced out of US military; illegal aliens allowed
New from the Center for Immigration Studies, 9/29/14
Gallup Poll: President Obama’s Support Among Hispanics Is
The Number of American Adults Struggling with English is
Skyrocketing and That’s Not Good News
Feds Could Stop 50,000 Deportations a Year by Carving Out
Executive Amnesty for Traffic Offenders? - Thousands of
drunk drivers would be shielded from deportation
School Districts Create Separate ‘Newcomers Programs’ For Immigrants
DOJ to ban religious, racial profiling in national security
FEDS PLACE ILLEGALS IN EVERY STATE...
Mexican Consulate issues ID cards to Nationals living in
WH: Obama will 'make good' on exec amnesty pledge...
Obama Silent on Amnesty in Address to Congressional Black
One-fifth of U.S. workers were laid off in past five years,
DHS Changed Regulation That May Have Stopped Machete Murder
REFUGEE STATUS GIVEN TO CENTRAL AMERICAN MINORS...
Hispanics promised Obama will act on immigration by year’s
Illegal Aliens Sue U.S. for Returning Child to Guatemala
Center for Immigration Studies Immigration Events, 9/30/14
Obama Regime Spends $4 Million On Lawyers For Illegal
Feds to spend $9 million defending illegal aliens in
17 Year Old Illegal Alien Accused of Killing 5 Year Old
Cousin and Leaving Her Hanging in a Closet Admits He Raped Her First
Immigration Enforcement Actions: 2013
Judicial Watch Sues DHS For Information Surrounding Release
of 36,000 Criminal Aliens
If Obama Acts Alone on Immigration, House Judiciary Chairman
Vows Court Challenge
Obama to Take Unilateral Action on Immigration One Week
After Midterm Elections?
Fired Up Obama to Immigration Activists: 'No Force On Earth
Can Stop Us'
Obama Tells Hispanic Caucus He 'Rode Over' From WH With 2
Obama Fails to Arrest Criminals Riding with Him
Obama tells frustrated Latinos: ‘I’m going to need you to
have my back’
Hoyer on Surge of Central Americans into US: ‘Not a Border
Dem: Surge in Central Americans Crossing Border ‘Similar’ to
By the Numbers: Surging Immigrant Population Sets Record - As a share of the U.S. population, immigrants now account
for the highest percentage in 93 years.
Illegals Getting Free Legal Service Paid for by You and Me
Has Obama Enforced Immigration Laws?
Puts Public at Risk - Releases 36,000 Criminal Aliens
Immigrants, Kicked Off Obamacare For Not Proving Legal
Status, Are Now Suing
Proposed Bill In NYC To Not Turn Over Violent Criminal
Illegal Aliens To Feds
Iowa schools see growth in
Center for Immigration Studies Immigration Events, 10/5/2014
Department of Homeland Security official took bribes in cash
and egg rolls
More jails refuse to hold inmates for federal immigration
Record 61.8 million U.S. Residents Speak
Foreign Language at Home - Spanish, Chinese
& Arabic speakers grew most since 2010
Illegal Drug Matters
'Meth' candy leaves sour taste on New Mexico school
Democrats Think Medical Marijuana Will Get "Liberal
Thinking Voters" To the Polls
ONE IN 12 AMERICANS USE ILLEGAL DRUGS..
STUDY: Antidepressants rapidly alter brain architecture...
10 Percent of Americans Have Come to Work High on Marijuana
Chinese restaurant owner admits serving opium-laced noodles
in effort to hook customers
Libertarian and Medical Marijuana Could Decide Hot Florida
CBP Seize Nearly $600K in Hard Drugs
Marijuana Smoke Gets in Your Rights
Driver Caught at Border With $1.67M Worth of Pot
Mexico says alleged drug cartel capo caught in raid
Reputed cartel member to change plea in US court
CBP Arrests Heroin Smuggler at Port
Are Stoners the Next Hot Voting Bloc? Jimmy Kimmel
Laredo CBP Officers Seize More than $330,000 in Heroin at
Gateway to the Americas Bridge
Border Patrol Agents Confiscate Liquid Meth and Heroin
Border Patrol Tracking Skills Lead To Drug Smugglers In New
Laredo CBP Officers Seize More than $330,000 in Heroin at
Gateway to the Americas Bridge
CBP Seizes $500K in Fake Goods
Gone 42 years, a 1954 Harley-Davidson Finally Goes Home
Mexican Army Captures Head of BLO Cartel Near Popular
Three countries or one continent?
ICE cracks down on massive money laundering scheme
connecting cartels to LA fashion district
Mexico announces homicide charges in army killings
Border Patrol Agent Indicted
10/1/2014: 1. Last
week: Nogales Municipal Policia seized 10,560 lbs. of marijuana, scales
and weapons in a stash house in Nogales, Sonora, Mex.
2. Three gunmen
arrested by Nogales Policias, in Nogales, Son., Mex.; all three were identified
as Mexican nationals who reside in the USA:
--Aurelio Estrada (29),
(34), Nogales, AZ
(22), Phoenix, AZ
3. Forty (40)
Sonora Judicial Policias have been deployed to Altar, Son., Mexico, in
anticipation of the upswing in marijuana trafficking, and cartel activity as
the harvest season begins (MJ & poppies) and cooler temps encourage illegal
crossers. They are reported to be SpecOps trained (SWAT).
4. Vicam, Son.--
Body of Francisco A. Delgado-Romo (32) found in shallow grave; hands bound /
signs of torture.
OTHER NEWS / MEXICO:
5. Mexico, DF --
Mex. Military line up 22 people and gun them down. Claim it was a
firefight, but photo evidence indicates that they were detained for some time,
before being lined up against a warehouse and shot by uniformed SEDENA military
personnel. It is under investigation.
6. Tamaulipas -
Theft of PEMEX products by the Gulf Cartel and Los Zetas exceeds $1 billion
dollars. They directly tap the pipelines and fill up stolen gas tankers,
later selling the product on the black market.
7. Also in
Tamps.-- 2 Montessori schools (preschool age children) close down, due to
extortion and threats of violence. School owners fled to the USA.
10/1/2014 23:44 CST - 24
hr. update / SitRep: Since yesterday, the following is reported (besides
the 3,300 lbs MJ at the NOG POE):
1. Cd. Obregon -
Saul Fidel Villegas-Rodriguez (age 26) gunned down inside his residence.
2. 396 lbs. of
marijuana located abandoned along the Caborca- Punto Penasco Hwy.
3. Tucson - 18
lbs. of heroin seized from a vehicle, by local authorities; suspect vehicle
driven my Mexican national / courier, Victor A. Esparza-Arvayo (24).
10/4/2014 15:05 CST -
SitRep (past 24-48 hrs):
1. The body of an adult male was found in a
brushy area, on the outskirts of Nogales, Son.,Mex.; hands/feet bound, evidence
2. A second body found in Col. Alamos, Nogales,
Son.; hands/feet bound; face skinned/peeled off.
3. Approx. 430 lbs. of marijuana found in
abandoned vehicle, Nogales, Son., Mex.
4. Two seizures totaling 54 lbs. of heroin at
the NOG POE.
5. Also, 5 lbs. Meth., and 5 lbs. cocaine app'd
at the NOG POE.
6. San Luis -- 30 lbs cocaine app'd at POE.
Note: All four couriers in 4,5,6 above were adult
7. Tijuana - 6 tons
(12,000 lbs) of Marijuana discovered in a stash house located in an upscale
gated community. Guards out front.
8. East Los Angeles, CA - 2,600 lbs. of
marijuana discovered in a stash house.
Eight individuals arrested at the stash house.
WEBSITES OF INTEREST
VIDEOS: NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC BORDER WARS
IN SIGHTCRIME ORGANIZED
CRIME IN THE AMERICAS
SECURE BORDER INTELLIGENCE
CBP TUCSON SECTOR
CBP SECTOR MAP
US CBP TUCSON SECTOR STATIONS
CENTER FOR IMMIGRATION STUDIES
FEDERATION FOR AMERICAN IMMIGRATION REFORM
BORDER ISSUES: MEXICO
TO THE DARK SIDE OF ILLEGAL IMMIGRATION
NATIONAL ASSOCIATION of FORMER BORDER
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BORDER NEWS & FAST AND FURIOUS POSTINGS ON SACPA WEBSITE
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WESTERN AUTHOR: J.P.S. BROWN
J.P.S. Brown Bio Page
J.P.S. Brown - Masterpieces of Fiction
J.P.S. Brown - To Order Books
about JPS Brown by Leo Banks: Tasty Serial and J.P.S. Brown's Last Stand
Wolves At Our Door a novel by J.P.S. Brown
Review of 'Wolves at Our Door' by Jon Shumaker
Article about J.P.S.
Articles about J.P.S.
Brown by Kathy McCrane
J.P.S. Brown on Facebook
‘Guns across the Border’
one of ‘Best of 2013’
The Unarmed Truth: My Fight to Blow the Whistle and Expose
Fast and Furious by John Dodson
Fast and Furious: Barack
Obama's Bloodiest Scandal and the Shameless Cover-Up
Breakthrough: Our Guerilla War to Expose Fraud and Save
Collusion: How the Media Stole the 2012 Election---and How
to Stop Them from Doing It in 2016
Disinformation: Former Spy Chief Reveals Secret Strategy for
Undermining Freedom, Attacking Religion, and Promoting Terrorism
The Reapers Line - Life and Death on the Mexican Border by Lee Morgan II
enjoyable read, and highly recommended for LEOs.
SIXTY MILES OF BORDER:
AN AMERICAN LAWMAN BATTLES DRUGS ON THE MEXICAN BORDER by Terry Kirkpatrick
The SHADOW CATCHER: A U.S.
AGENT INFILTRATES MEXICO'S DEADLY CRIME CARTELS by Hipolito Acosta
Beneath the Same Sky: An
Interview with Author David Ramirez
Life Inside the Bubble: Why a
Top-Ranked Secret Service Agent Walked Away from It All
Raising a Jihadi Generation: Understanding the Muslim Brotherhood
Movement in America – Largely for law enforcement at all levels. Will open your eyes even more.
READING TO CONSIDER:
The Art of Intelligence: Lessons from a
Life in the CIA’s Clandestine Service by Henry A. Crumpton
Hard Measures: How Aggressive CIA Actions
After 9/11 Saved American Lives by Jose A. Rodriguez
The Devil We Know: Dealing with the New
Iranian Superpower by Robert
"Courting Disaster", How the
CIA Kept America Safe (Regnery) by Marc Thiessen
No Easy Day by Mark Owen
2010 BOOK: Migra!: A History of the U.S.
Border Patrol by
Kelly Lytle Hernandez
Broken Borders, Broken Promises by Todd Staples
The Fence: National Security, Public Safety, and
Illegal Immigration along the U.S.-Mexico Border – Robert Lee Meril
Insecurity – Why Big Money, Fences and Drones Aren’t Making Us Safer –
At what cost,
America, “Cheap” Labor, Plentiful Drugs and Votes?
the border from ALL OVER THE WORLD, ends UP HERE.
informed legislators/citizens make informed and intelligent decisions.