Border Patrol nets more than 20 tons of drugs; 64% Say US-Mexico Border is Not Secure

NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF FORMER BORDER PATROL OFFICERS
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The National Association of Former Border Patrol Officers (NAFBPO) extracts and condenses the material that follows from Mexican and Central and South American on-line media sources on a daily basis. You are free to disseminate this information, but we request that you credit NAFBPO as being the provider.

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ENFORCEMENT AND REFORM

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Blog del Narco (www.blogdelnarco.com)

(Note: There are so many reports of 1 or 2 deaths, that the number preclude listing all of them.)

LOS MOCHIS, SINALOA   Municipal police leaving the station were attacked by gunmen, leaving one officer dead and another wounded. Property damage occurred to local businesses, homes, vehicles and a school, which excused classes for the day.

GUADALUPE, NUEVO LEÓN   Five cartel lookouts captured when van they were driving was observed to have bullet holes. When arrested, they were giving information then to the cartel via Nextel. It noted the van smelled as if it had been carrying corpses.

LINARES, NUEVO LEÓN   Municipal clerk kidnapped. Kidnappers left his wife, who walked for help.

ACAPULCO, GUERRERO   Unidentified head of a man left on street.

MONTEMORELOS, NUEVO LEÓN      Twelve members of the Gulf cartel were captured at a narco rancho south of Monterrey while sleeping. Military intelligence had located the ranch, and yesterday, the Army team walked 5 miles at night to the ranch in order to surprise them.   The capture was without a shot fired.   Among those captured was ‘El Choche’, leader of a Gulf cartel cell dedicated to killing their primary rival, Los Zetas, especially in the municipalities of Montemorelos, General Terán and Allend.   Seized were 5 guns, two hand grenades, four 40 mm caliber shells, boots, cartridges, radio equipment, tactical equipment and four vehicles.

 

 

TORREON, COAHUILA   Shootout between rival gunmen leave five dead.

DURANGO, DURANGO   The commander of criminal investigations of the state was attacked late Thursday at the official facilities. He and several other officers were wounded in the attack. He was the most serious and was rushed into surgery. Shortly, a cartel hit man entered the OR and finished killing him. It notes the assassins didn’t mind the 20 state police present, because they were better armed and there were more bad guys than good guys.

BALLEZA, CHIHUAHUA   Former mayor, Silvia Moreno Leal, was executed at a funeral for an assassinated man. The wife of another former mayor died with her, and another former mayor’s wife was gravely wounded. In 1988, Moreno Leal’s husband, a PRI candidate for mayor, was attacked and killed. She substituted and won by a majority vote. In January, 2010, the son of the new mayor was killed by gunmen. During the funeral for him, the nephew of the municipal police commander was then executed.

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EU open borders scaled back after influx of migrants

http://www.guardian.co.uk/world/2011/may/04/eu-open-borders-scaled-back

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Colombia’s Cementos Argos Raises Bets On US Cement Sector

http://online.wsj.com/article/BT-CO-20110512-717140.html

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8 beheaded bodies found in northern Mexican stat

-one of the bodies was the deputy director of the prison

http://www.elpasotimes.com/newupdated/ci_18049916?source=pkg

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It’s Time to Get Serious about the Tri-Border Region

-Argentina, Brazil, and Paraguay

http://www.avijorisch.com/9560/tri-border-region

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Probe Sought on Mexico Torture Allegations

http://tinyurl.com/43k6teq

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MEXICO   Juárez gunmen kill 2 men, woman in vehicle with (US) NM plates

http://www.elpasotimes.com/newupdated/ci_18057813

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Mexico’s economy to grow in range of four-five percent

http://tinyurl.com/3o6sfsu

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Survey: Corruption increases in Mexico by 18.5 pct

http://www.themonitor.com/articles/mexico-50366-pct-survey.html

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MEXICO   Six Juárez traffic officers fired for allegedly bribing motorist

http://www.elpasotimes.com/newupdated/ci_18057048

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MEXICO   Official: suspected Sinaloa cartel leader nabbed 

http://www.elpasotimes.com/newupdated/ci_18056969

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Ousted President Manuel Zelaya May Return To Honduras

http://tinyurl.com/3che86a

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Mexico a perilous land for migrants heading north

http://tinyurl.com/3pqnkcp

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6 suspected drug traffickers killed in clash with Honduran police, 2 officers injured

http://tinyurl.com/3l9esgb

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MEXICO   Rescued migrants allege Mexican agents pulled them from bus, turned them over to gangs

http://tinyurl.com/43c4oup

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MEXICO    Men allegedly transport marijuana in ambulance in Chihuahua

http://www.elpasotimes.com/juarez/ci_18049915

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MEXICO    500 Mexican soldiers to join Tamaulipas police

http://www.themonitor.com/news/mexican-50405-soldiers-tamaulipas.html

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MEXICO Old Guerrero Is All Quiet Again

http://tinyurl.com/3o9ebre

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MEXICO     Human head found in ice chest following Tampico gun battle

http://www.valleycentral.com/news/story.aspx?id=617624

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Domestic News – United States

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Two Border Patrol agents killed in Arizona crash

http://tinyurl.com/3l7pouo

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Border agents killed by train, El Pasoan dies-more information

http://www.elpasotimes.com/ci_18048502

Guest Book for Condolences

http://tinyurl.com/3suqaod

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‘Shock and sadness’ from fellow agents over deaths

http://www.kold.com/story/14638359/border

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ARIZONA     BP’s ‘Operation Trident Surge’ focuses on public lands

http://www.kvoa.com/news/bp-s-operation-trident-surge-focuses-on-public-lands/

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Border Watch: Shadow Wolves patrol Tohono O’Odham reservation

http://www.kgun9.com/story/14636236/ancient

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Terror on the Border-Video

http://tinyurl.com/3u6dqm2

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ARIZONA     BP, ICE team up to stop smuggling attempt

http://www.kvoa.com/news/bp-ice-team-up-to-stop-smuggling-attempt/

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TEXAS    Border Patrol nets more than 20 tons of drugs

http://www.valleymorningstar.com/news/agents-92146-rio-grande.html

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Only 30% Say U.S.-Mexico Border Secure, 64% Say It’s Not

http://tinyurl.com/43w3sp7

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CALIFORNIA    San Ysidro CBP Seize $1.5 Million in Methamphetamine from Vehicle

http://www.cbp.gov/xp/cgov/newsroom/news_releases/local/05122011_6.xml ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~

The High Cost of Illegal Alien Criminals in Texas-News video

http://youtu.be/0OyRKExgK-4

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Previously deported illegal alien caught with 500 pounds of pot in Texas

http://tinyurl.com/3ur9hnp

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CALIFORNIA      Guatemala deaths suspect faces deport

http://tinyurl.com/62wjmlw

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Border Area Fuming Over Obama’s ‘Moat’ Jokes

http://tinyurl.com/3ex4557

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ARIZONA     Abandoned on the Border-Op/Ed by Sheriff Larry Dever

https://www.nytimes.com/2011/05/13/opinion/13Dever.html?_r=2&hp

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TEXAS     Brownsville man tried to smuggle $806K in cocaine

http://www.brownsvilleherald.com/articles/cocaine-126380-cbp-gonzalez.html

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GEORGIA    Deal Immigration bill signing ‘historic moment’

http://www.accessnorthga.com/detail.php?n=238658

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TEXAS    Widow of American Slain by Mexican Cartel Seeks Justice

http://tinyurl.com/3gocya4

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Texas Officials Say Terrorists Sneaking Across The Border

http://tinyurl.com/3z4t6zo

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Border Community Organizing Petition to Protest Obama’s Immigration Speech

http://tinyurl.com/3qz7c8s

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NEW MEXICO    Columbus mayor agrees to resign, seeks payment

http://www.alamogordonews.com/ci_18054695

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TEXAS    Special Investigation: American Airspace -Mexican drug and human

traffickers are using American airspace to do their dirty business.

http://tinyurl.com/3dxhk4d

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Illegal Immigration Is No Laughing Matter

http://blog.heritage.org/2011/05/11/morning-bell-illegal-immigration-is-no-laughing-matter/

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Factbox: States crackdown on immigration

http://tinyurl.com/3g6bhkt

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TEXAS     Starr County drug chase ends near Edinburg

http://www.valleycentral.com/news/story.aspx?id=617372

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NEW MEXICO     Trucker pleads guilty to ferrying immigrants

http://www.alamogordonews.com/ci_18040924

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TEXAS     Rio Grande City man sentenced to life in prison for drug trafficking

http://www.themonitor.com/articles/mcallen-50446-prison-city.html ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~

ImmigrationCounters.com provides the key numbers and events of illegal immigration in the United States. Using the latest government and private sources, research and analysis trending data is factored at their individual rates of increase. For information about the research behind the individual counters, click Data Sources.ImmigrationCounters.com supports legal immigration and respect for all humanity yet highlights the significant impact of illegal immigration.

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TEXAS        Reynosa resident sentenced in gun trafficking scheme

http://www.themonitor.com/articles/trafficking-50449-mcallen-resident.html

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