Daily Archives: August 24, 2010

College Football Returns to Imperial Valley

“The Game” College Football Returns to Imperial Valley, Saturday, August 28th

What:              College Football Game: Arizona Western College vs. Monterrey Tech University of Mexico City

Location:         Central Union High School – El Centro, California

Date:               Saturday, August 28, 2010

Time:               Gates Open: 6:00PM Kickoff: 7:00PM

Admission:      $5.00

Hosted by:      Holtville Athletic Club

Beneficiaries:  All net proceeds will benefit Imperial Valley High School Athletic Programs;

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CBP U.S. Border Patrol Agents Seize Methamphetamine

WINTERHAVEN, Calif. – U.S. Border Patrol agents assigned to the Interstate 8 checkpoint seized a large quantity of liquid methamphetamine Monday with an estimated street value of more than $500,000.

Agents from the Calexico station were working the I-8 westbound checkpoint when they encountered a suspicious blue sport utility vehicle.  The vehicle was referred to a secondary inspection area where the Border Patrol agents found a suspicious oily substance in the window washer fluid reservoir, located within the engine compartment.  The substance was later determined to be liquid methamphetamine with a value of $505,600.

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SYCUAN TRIBAL POLICE APPROVED FOR GRANT FUNDING

El Cajon, CA (August 24, 2010):  The Sycuan Band of the Kumeyaay Nation’s Department of Public Safety will receive $107,000 in funds from the U.S. Department of Homeland Security.

The Sycuan tribe, owners of Sycuan Casino and Resort, applied to the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) to be considered an eligible recipient for a piece of the $10,000,000 set aside for the Tribal Homeland Security Grant Program (THSGP). The funding will be used for the purchase of new communication equipment by the Sycuan Tribal Police Department in an effort to better serve and protect its members and the surrounding community.

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