Boston, Massachusetts - A Lawrence man was sentenced today in federal court in Boston for his role in a widespread fentanyl trafficking organization.

Laredo, Texas - A 30-year-old Mexican resident has been ordered to federal prison following his conviction of conspiring to import and importing nearly 15 kilograms of heroin, announced U.S. Attorney Ryan K. Patrick. Nestor Omar Dueñas-Jimenez, of Villa de Alvarez, Colima, Mexico, pleaded guilty May 1, 2018.

Falfurrias, Texas – U.S. Border Patrol agents continue to encounter dangerous smuggling tactics at immigration checkpoints.

New Orleans, Louisiana - The New Orleans Sector of the U.S. Border Patrol is now under new leadership.

Laredo, Texas - Camila Sanmiguel, a senior at Alexander High School, was selected as the Laredo Sector Border Patrol’s Youth of the Year for 2018.  Laredo Sector Acting Chief Patrol Agent Jason D. Owens made the announcement of the selection by program partners during the 2018 International Bank of Commerce (IBC) Youth Night celebration, earlier this year.